Mary Spragg

F, b. 1 January 1879, d. 23 December 1963
  • Mary Spragg was born on 1 January 1879 in Auckland, New Zealand. She was the daughter of Henriette and Wesley Spagg.
  • At the age of 22 years, 5 months and 12 days, Mary Spragg married Harold Ernest Simmonds, son of Reverend Joseph Henry Simmonds and Sarah Holdaway, on 13 June 1901 in Mt Albert, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • On 19 July 1943,their husband, Harold Ernest Simmonds died in Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Mary Spragg died on 23 December 1963 in Auckland, New Zealand, at age 84.

Children of Mary Spragg and Harold Ernest Simmonds

William Arthur Spratt

M, b. circa 1860, d. 1891
  • William Arthur Spratt was born circa 1860. He was the son of John P and Ann Spratt.
  • William Arthur Spratt married Alice Withers in 1885 in Lismore.
  • William Arthur Spratt died in 1891 in Ballina, New South Wales.

Johanne Christien(Wilhelmine) Sprung

F, b. circa 1830
  • Johanne Christien(Wilhelmine) Sprung was born circa 1830.
  • Johanne Christien(Wilhelmine) Sprung married August Hugo Zillmann circa 1860.

Child of Johanne Christien(Wilhelmine) Sprung and August Hugo Zillmann

Margaret Spurling

F, b. circa 1830

Children of Margaret Spurling and James Thomas Barquieth Owen

Ernest Charles Squelch

M, b. circa 1890

Emily Ann Squir

F, b. circa 1885

Catherine Ivy Squires

F, b. 1901

Ethel Grace Squires

F, b. 1912

Gladys Maud Squires

F, b. 1909

John Squires

M, b. circa 1850

Child of John Squires and Catherine Thompson

Margaret May Squires

F, b. 1907

Olive Annie Squires

F, b. 1904

William Squires

M, b. circa 1875, d. 1949

Children of William Squires and Elizabeth Crosby

William George Squires

M, b. 1900, d. 1955

Fanny Elizabeth St John

F, b. 25 December 1846, d. 25 July 1922
  • Fanny Elizabeth St John was also known as Elizabeth Fanny.
  • She was born on 25 December 1846 in Scotland. (Note: She was supposedly 81 at the time of her death in 1922. If this is correct her year of birth should have been 1840.)
  • At the age of 24 years, 11 months and 4 days, Fanny Elizabeth St John married William Daniel Cresswell, son of Edward Cresswell and Ann Eyles, on 29 November 1871 in Stoke, New Zealand.
  • Fanny Elizabeth St John and William Daniel Cresswell lived in Stoke, Nelson, at the time their son Albert Edward was killed in action in the Somme
    on 17 September 1916.
  • Fanny Elizabeth St John died on 25 July 1922 in Nelson, New Zealand, at age 75.

Children of Fanny Elizabeth St John and William Daniel Cresswell

Carl Stabe

M, b. circa 1830
  • Carl Stabe was born circa 1830.
  • Carl Stabe married Louise Hess circa 1850.

Child of Carl Stabe and Louise Hess

Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe

F, b. 18 April 1855, d. 10 September 1930

Grave of Pastor August Daniel & Wilhelmine Emiele A (nee Stabel) Hartwig- Douglas Cemetery. Photo- Copyright 2006. http://chapelhill.homeip.net
  • Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe was born on 18 April 1855.
  • She was the daughter of Carl Stabe and Louise Hess.
  • At the age of 20 years, Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe married Pastor August Daniel Hartwig, son of Ferdinand Hartwig and Wilhelmine Wedland, in 1876 in Queensland.
  • Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe and Pastor August Daniel Hartwig appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. August was a clergyman and Wilhelmine carried out domestic duties. Their sons Daniel and Samuel were also a farmers at Goombungee.
  • Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe and Pastor August Daniel Hartwig appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Douglas. August was a clergyman.
  • On 16 December 1921,her husband, Pastor August Daniel Hartwig died in Queensland at age 71.
  • Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1930 living at Plainby, Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties.
  • Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe died on 10 September 1930 in Queensland at age 75.
  • She was buried on 12 September 1930 in Douglas Cemetery.

Children of Wilhelmine Emielie Amalie Stabe and Pastor August Daniel Hartwig

Sarah Ann Jane Stacey

F, b. 22 December 1827, d. 30 July 1915
  • Sarah Ann Jane Stacey was born on 22 December 1827 in England. She was the daughter of John Stacey and Sarah Elizabeth Marshall.
  • At the age of 19 years, 10 months and 17 days, Sarah Ann Jane Stacey married James Pickup on 8 November 1847 in Sydney, NSW.
  • Sarah Ann Jane Stacey died on 30 July 1915 in Queensland at age 87.

Children of Sarah Ann Jane Stacey and James Pickup

John Stack

M, b. 1890

Alfred Norfolk Staff

M, b. 25 August 1860, d. 7 June 1908
  • Alfred Norfolk Staff was born on 25 August 1860 in Windsor, Sydney, New South Wales.
  • He was the son of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • Alfred Norfolk Staff died on 7 June 1908 at age 47.

Alice Maud Staff

F, b. 18 October 1871, d. 27 September 1927
  • Alice Maud Staff was born on 18 October 1871 in Windsor, Sydney, New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • Alice Maud Staff died on 27 September 1927 at age 55.

Ann Staff

F, b. 1864, d. 1864
  • Ann Staff died in 1864 in Windsor, New South Wales.
  • She was born in 1864 in Windsor, New South Wales. Twin to Grace.
  • She was the daughter of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.

Arthur Australia Staff

M, b. 13 April 1858, d. 1915
  • Arthur Australia Staff was born on 13 April 1858 in Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales.
  • He was the son of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • Arthur Australia Staff died in 1915.

Bertha May Staff

F, b. 22 June 1869, d. 25 April 1947
  • Bertha May Staff was born on 22 June 1869 in Windsor, Sydney, New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • Bertha May Staff died on 25 April 1947 at age 77.

Charles Herbert Staff

M, b. 16 March 1854, d. 21 February 1916
  • Charles Herbert Staff was born on 16 March 1854 in Sydney, New South Wales.
  • He was the son of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • Charles Herbert Staff died on 21 February 1916 at age 61.

Charlotte Lucy Staff

F, b. 25 April 1850, d. 10 July 1943
  • Charlotte Lucy Staff was born on 25 April 1850 in Seven Hills, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.
  • She was the daughter of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • In 1874 he was Teacher, private school Lismore.
  • At the age of 24 years, 10 months and 18 days, Charlotte Lucy Staff married William Crawford, son of William Crawford and Margaret Maxwell, on 15 March 1875 in Lismore, New South Wales, Australia. The officiating minister was Rev C McCoy, Wesleyan Minister.
  • Charlotte Lucy Staff died on 10 July 1943 in Alstonville, New South Wales, at age 93.
  • She was buried in Alstonville Cemetery, New South Wales. Portion 8.

Children of Charlotte Lucy Staff and William Crawford

Eliza Staff

F, b. 23 March 1856, d. 31 January 1936
  • Eliza Staff was born on 23 March 1856 in Sydney, New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • Eliza Staff died on 31 January 1936 in New South Wales at age 79.

Eliza Sophia Staff

F, b. 16 January 1831, d. 10 May 1854
  • Eliza Sophia Staff was born on 16 January 1831 in Sydney, New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of John Foreman Staff and Mary Sandle.
  • Eliza Sophia Staff died on 10 May 1854 in Sydney, New South Wales, at age 23.

Emily Staff

F, b. 25 March 1852, d. 22 November 1900
  • Emily Staff was born on 25 March 1852 in Sydney.
  • She was the daughter of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • At the age of 29 years, Emily Staff married Samuel Staines, son of Samuel Staines and Eliza Sydie, in 1882 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia. Ambrose Crawford rode his bike from Teven to Tenterfield to attend the wedding. He took the train back next day.
  • From the book "The Staffs in Australia" - Emily Staff went with her brothers to the Richmond River in 1882 and that year married Samuel Staines. He owned a sugar mill, a fairly substantial structure, built by Sam and his brother at Youngman's Creek, and soon to give Rous Mill its name. Emily and Sam had a son, Samuel Everett Staines, in 1884, but tragically the father died suddenly when the baby was only four weeks old. The mill had to be sold (a company operating it until 1892) and Emily returned to live with her parents in Granville and Parramatta and later in a small cottage net to their large house in Prospect Street, Harris Park.
    In 1895 Emily was married to John Holland and bore him a son, Dudley Holland. However, she survived only until 1900, when she died at the age of forty-eight. Dudley lived to serve in two World Wars.
    Young Samuel Everett Staines became a ship's engineer, voyaging overseas. He married a Tenterfield nurse called "Trish" in 1905, and they had a daughter Coral. Later they travelled to America, where it seem they settled permanently.
    "
  • On 1 April 1884,her husband, Samuel Staines died in Granville, New South Wales, Australia, at age 37. He died at the home of his father-in-law James Staff.
    After the death of Samuel senior (who died about one month after the birth of Samuel Everett) Emily returned to live with her mother in Sydney. She married John Holland on 13 February 1895.
  • On 1 May 1889 George Towner wrote in his dairy:- "Wednesday.......went to Parramatta again to see Grandmother. Stayed with her until the afternoon, then went to Graville to Mrs James Staff's place. was made very welcome. Went to Paramatta with Mrs Staines and her two sisters to the Lodge. Stayed at Staff's all night and had a pleasant time of it..
  • On 2 May 1889 he wrote:- "Thursday .... went with Mrs Staines and Bertha to Parramatta to have a look around. Went in the new Wesleyan Church, also the Church of England, and the to the RC church and heard Bishop Moran install a Priest to the Charge of Parramatta. Got back to Staff's to dinner when I started to walk to Auburn to Will's. Got there - no one home. Saw Ruth and then took the train to Sydney."
  • At the age of 42 years, 10 months and 19 days, Emily Staff married John Holland on 13 February 1895 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Emily Staff died on 22 November 1900 in Newtown, New South Wales, at age 48.

Child of Emily Staff and Samuel Staines

Child of Emily Staff and John Holland

Emma Maria Staff

F, b. 26 January 1863, d. 25 April 1940
  • Emma Maria Staff was born on 26 January 1863 in Windsor, Sydney, New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of James Samuel Staff and Mary Ann Chaplin.
  • Emma Maria Staff died on 25 April 1940 at age 77.