Annie Stark

F, b. 6 June 1906

August Stark

M, b. 1864, d. 18 February 1880
  • August Stark was born in 1864 in Prussia.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Stark and Dorothea Ernestine Schroder.
  • August Stark immigrated on 6 February 1866 to Queensland with Wilhelm Stark and Dorothea Ernestine Schroder. Wilhelm, aged 31 and Dorothea aged 29, travelled on the Johan Caesar with their children August 1, Auguste 7 and Carl 4.
  • August Stark died on 18 February 1880 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 19 February 1880 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

August Fredinand or Frederick Stark

M, b. 1847, d. 19 November 1911
  • August Fredinand or Frederick Stark was born in 1847 in Germany.
  • August Fredinand or Frederick Stark married Louise Arndt, daughter of Carl Arndt and Christina Ruloff, circa 1875.
  • August Fredinand or Frederick Stark and Louise Arndt immigrated to Queensland on 15 December 1882. August 34 and Louisa 33, travelled on the Merkara with their children Carl 6, William 3 and Bertha 2.
  • August Fredinand or Frederick Stark and Louise Arndt appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). August was a farmer.
  • August Fredinand or Frederick Stark died on 19 November 1911 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Children of August Fredinand or Frederick Stark and Louise Arndt

August John Stark

M, b. 28 October 1884, d. 15 April 1962

Children of August John Stark and Mathilde Auguste Steinberg

Auguste Stark

F, b. 1858

Beatrice Alfreda Stark

F, b. 1905, d. 6 June 1999
  • Beatrice Alfreda Stark was born in 1905 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Herman Stark and Ellen Cosntance Heath Ranger.
  • Beatrice Alfreda Stark commenced school at Pinelands State School on 23 February 1910. She was 5 years old. Her father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • At the age of 19 years, Beatrice Alfreda Stark married Herbert Stanley Warfield in 1924 in Queensland.
  • On 26 September 1967,her husband, Herbert Stanley Warfield died in Queensland.
  • Beatrice Alfreda Stark died on 6 June 1999.
  • She was buried on 9 June 1999 in Clifton Cemetery. PROT1-021-0012.

Bertha Auguste Louise Stark

F, b. 12 April 1880, d. January 1910
  • Bertha Auguste Louise Stark was born on 12 April 1880 in Germany.
  • She was the daughter of August Fredinand or Frederick Stark and Louise Arndt.
  • Bertha Auguste Louise Stark immigrated on 15 December 1882 to Queensland with August Fredinand or Frederick Stark and Louise Arndt. August 34 and Louisa 33, travelled on the Merkara with their children Carl 6, William 3 and Bertha 2.
  • At the age of 17 years, 1 month and 7 days, Bertha Auguste Louise Stark married August Ferdinand Welke, son of Ludwig Welke and Karoline Maria Pacholke, on 19 May 1897 in Highfields, Queensland.
  • Bertha Auguste Louise Stark and August Ferdinand Welke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. August was a farmer.
  • Bertha Auguste Louise Stark and August Ferdinand Welke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Emu Creek. August was a farmer.
  • Bertha Auguste Louise Stark died in January 1910 in Queensland at age 29.
  • She was buried on 15 January 1910 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery.
    Grave of Bertha Auguste Welke (nee Stark) - Bergen Cemetery. Photo thanks to R Astbury

Children of Bertha Auguste Louise Stark and August Ferdinand Welke

Carl Stark

M, b. 1876, d. 1896

Carl (Charles) Stark

M, b. 11 December 1861, d. 12 January 1928
  • Carl (Charles) Stark was also known as Carl Stark.
  • He was born on 11 December 1861 in Prussia.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Stark and Dorothea Ernestine Schroder.
  • Carl (Charles) Stark immigrated on 6 February 1866 to Queensland with Wilhelm Stark and Dorothea Ernestine Schroder. Wilhelm, aged 31 and Dorothea aged 29, travelled on the Johan Caesar with their children August 1, Auguste 7 and Carl 4.
  • At the age of 23 years, Carl (Charles) Stark married Caroline Utschink, daughter of Friedrick Utschink and Wilhelminia Gersekowski, in 1885 in Queensland.
  • Carl (Charles) Stark and Caroline Utschink appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). Charles was a farmer. The surname was spelt STARCK.
  • Carl (Charles) Stark died on 12 January 1928 in Toowoomba at age 66.

Children of Carl (Charles) Stark and Caroline Utschink

Cecil Herman Herbert Stark

M, b. 1909, d. 1970
  • Cecil Herman Herbert Stark was born in 1909 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herman Stark and Ellen Cosntance Heath Ranger.
  • Cecil Herman Herbert Stark commenced school at Pinelands State School on 11 May 1914. He was 5 years old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • Cecil Herman Herbert Stark died in 1970 in Queensland.

Christian (Albert) Stark

M, b. 18 April 1875, d. 30 December 1954
  • Christian (Albert) Stark was born on 18 April 1875 in Highfields, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Stark and Dorothea Ernestine Schroder.
  • At the age of 23 years, Christian (Albert) Stark married Jane (Jennie) Plant, daughter of John Plant and Alice Gillis, in 1899 in Queensland.
  • Christian (Albert) Stark and Jane (Jennie) Plant appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). Albert was a farmer. The surname was spelt STARCK.
  • On 30 March 1953,his wife, Jane (Jennie) Plant died in Queensland.
  • Christian (Albert) Stark died on 30 December 1954 in Queensland at age 79.
  • He was buried on 31 December 1954 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Christian (Albert) Stark and Jane (Jennie) Plant

Clara Stark

F, b. 1907

Clifford Delbar Stark

M, b. 1906

Daphne Dorris Stark

F, b. 1905

David Stark

M, b. 1894, d. October 1970

Child of David Stark and Hilda Jannusch

David Stark

M, b. 1911, d. 1911

Edmund Carl (Edmund Charlie) Stark

M, b. 1897, d. 17 September 1985
  • Edmund Carl (Edmund Charlie) Stark was born in 1897 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Stark and Catherina Elizabeth (Kate) Dorries.
  • At the age of 22 years, Edmund Carl (Edmund Charlie) Stark married Ottlie (Tillie) Carolina Graf, daughter of Gustav Graf and Augusta Ernestina (Tina) Wolski, on 5 November 1919 in Queensland. They had nine children.
  • Edmund Carl (Edmund Charlie) Stark and Ottlie (Tillie) Carolina Graf appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Plainby. Edmund was a farmer.
  • Edmund Carl (Edmund Charlie) Stark appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Pinelands. Edmund was a farmer. Their sons Kevin and Bernie lived with them.
  • Edmund Carl (Edmund Charlie) Stark died on 17 September 1985.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Edward Stark

M, b. 1912, d. 1969

Elizabeth Stark

F, b. 1852, d. 1890
  • Elizabeth Stark was born in 1852 in Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of William Stark and Mary Liddel.
  • At the age of 28 years, Elizabeth Stark married Samuel Hazlett in 1880 in Queensland.
  • Elizabeth Stark died in 1890 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 12 October 1890 in Toowong Cemetery. She is buried with her daughter Camilla and sister Agnes.

Elizabeth Ellen Stark

F, b. 1899, d. 15 August 1960
  • Elizabeth Ellen Stark was born in 1899 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Herman Stark and Ellen Cosntance Heath Ranger.
  • Elizabeth Ellen Stark commenced school at Pinelands State School on 25 April 1905. She was 6 years old. Her father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • At the age of 23 years, Elizabeth Ellen Stark married Bertrum Joseph Adams, son of Joseph Skilton Adams and Annie Selina Rowell, in 1922 in Queensland.
  • Elizabeth Ellen Stark and Bertrum Joseph Adams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. Bert was a farmer as was his father and brother Les.
  • On 7 September 1953,her husband, Bertrum Joseph Adams died in Queensland at age 59.
  • Elizabeth Ellen Stark died on 15 August 1960 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Emma Louisa Stark

F, b. 20 March 1904, d. 3 July 1970

Emma Louisa Polzin (nee Stark) 1904-1970. Photo thanks to Dawn Lever
  • Emma Louisa Stark was born on 20 March 1904 in Djuan, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Wilhelm August Ferdinand Stark and Augusta Puschmann.
  • At the age of 18 years, 4 months and 20 days, Emma Louisa Stark married Johann Franz Polzin, son of Johann Jacobus Polzin and Bertha Magdeline Schmidt, on 9 August 1922 in Djuan, Queensland. Their first house had been the manse at the Lutheran Church at Doctor's Creek. It was moved by rollers to John's property about ¼ mile from the church.
  • In 1925 John, doing away with his horse drawn machiner, purchased the first 10-20 tractor in the district. He would often help his neighbours with their ploughing. He replaced his sulky and horse drawn spring cart with the first Nash car in the district in 1925.
    He sold corn, sometimes at the best price of 1/6d a bushell. Cattle sold for 10/- per head, or a bull would go for £2 or £3.
  • Emma Louisa Stark and Johann Franz Polzin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Doctor's Creek. He was a labourer and Emma carried out home duties. His father and brothers farmed in the area.
  • Emma Louisa Stark and Johann Franz Polzin retired to Toowoomba in 1953,after raising a family of eight children.
  • Emma Louisa Stark died on 3 July 1970 in Queensland at age 66.

Florence Anstine/Austene Stark

F, b. 1903
  • Florence Anstine/Austene Stark was born in 1903 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Herman Stark and Ellen Cosntance Heath Ranger.
  • Florence Anstine/Austene Stark commenced school at Pinelands State School on 20 October 1908. She was 5 years 7 months old. Her father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • At the age of 20 years, Florence Anstine/Austene Stark married Leslie Walter Adams, son of Joseph Skilton Adams and Annie Selina Rowell, in 1923 in Queensland.
  • Florence Anstine/Austene Stark and Leslie Walter Adams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. Les was a farmer as was his father and brother Bert.

Frederick Wilhelm Stark

M, b. circa 1895, d. 1978

Friedrich Wilhelm Stark

M, b. 7 July 1907, d. 24 July 1969

Gladys Myrtle Stark

F, b. 1903

Gustena Wilhelmina Stark

F, b. 1897

Hennrietta Stark

F, b. 1909, d. 3 December 1940

Henry Stark

M, b. 1910, d. 11 February 1911

Henry August Stark

M, b. 1911, d. 3 August 1977
  • Henry August Stark was born in 1911 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm August Ferdinand Stark and Augusta Puschmann.
  • At the age of 23 years, Henry August Stark married Isabelle Gersekowski in 1934 in Queensland.
  • Henry August Stark appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Thornville. Henry was a labourer & gave his address as Cooyar.
  • He and Isabelle Gersekowski appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at Thornville. Henry was a farmer.
  • Henry August Stark died on 3 August 1977 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 5 August 1977 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Herbert August Stark

M, b. 1913, d. 11 November 1966