Sarah Tasker

F, b. 13 July 1843, d. 22 December 1915
  • Sarah Tasker was born on 13 July 1843 in Freemantle, Western Australia. She was the daughter of James Tasker.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Tasker and Elizabeth Nussey.
  • At the age of 21 years, 10 months and 18 days, Sarah Tasker married Benjamin Primmer, son of Joseph Primmer and Ann Hurst, on 31 May 1865 in Richmond, New Zealand. They were married in Sarah's father's house. Sarah had immigrated to New Zealand with her father and brothers in 1859 ?. Benjamin was a carrier.
  • Sarah Tasker died on 22 December 1915 in Palmerston North, New Zealand, at age 72.
  • She was buried on 24 December 1915 in Palmerston North.
  • Sarah Tasker's orbituary appeared in the Colonist on 19 January 1916. It read:- "The death occurred at her residence, North st., Palmerston North, on Wednesday last, of Mrs B. Primmer, wife of Mr B. Primmer, formerly of Hope. She had reached the advanced age of 72 years and had been in bad health for a long time. She leaves a husband and and grown-up family. The family include Messrs George and Charles Primmer, Mesdames Flynn, Avery, Davidson, Dicks, and Marshall, and Miss May Primmer. It is of interest to note that Mr Primmer's mother is still living, having reached the great age of 98. She resides in Nelson, and except that her eyesight has failed, she is enjoying good health."

Children of Sarah Tasker and Benjamin Primmer

Sebley Lewis Hatherley Tasker

M, b. 26 January 1899, d. 24 April 1972
  • Sebley Lewis Hatherley Tasker was born on 26 January 1899 in New Zealand.
  • He was the son of George Tasker and Martha Hannah Krammer.
  • At the age of 27 years, Sebley Lewis Hatherley Tasker married Emelie Cecilia Baigent in 1927 in New Zealand.
  • Sebley Lewis Hatherley Tasker died on 24 April 1972 in Nelson, New Zealand, at age 73.

Stanley Onslow Tasker

M, b. 18 March 1890, d. 18 January 1891
  • Stanley Onslow Tasker was born on 18 March 1890 in Ashburton, New Zealand.
  • He was the son of Edward Ernest Tasker and Amelia Taylor.
  • Stanley Onslow Tasker died on 18 January 1891 in Ashburton, New Zealand.

Sydney Gerard Tasker

M, b. 28 December 1914, d. 10 May 2004

Thomas Tasker

M, b. 22 June 1822, d. 22 October 1874
  • Thomas Tasker was born on 22 June 1822 in Leeds, England.
  • At the age of 18 years, 5 months and 15 days, Thomas Tasker married Elizabeth Nussey on 7 December 1840 in Lancashire, England.
  • At the age of 43 years, 6 months and 18 days, Thomas Tasker married Mary Jane Primmer, daughter of Joseph Primmer and Ann Hurst, on 9 January 1866 in Wesleyan Chapel, Nelson, New Zealand. Thomas bought land at Wesport. He had a butcher shop in Nelson.
  • Thomas Tasker died on 22 October 1874 in Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand, at age 52.

Children of Thomas Tasker and Elizabeth Nussey

Children of Thomas Tasker and Mary Jane Primmer

Thomas Tasker

M, b. 1870, d. 20 June 1940
  • Thomas Tasker was born in 1870 in Nelson, New Zealand.
  • He was the son of Thomas Tasker and Mary Jane Primmer.
  • Thomas Tasker served in the South African War between 1899 and 1902.
  • Thomas Tasker died on 20 June 1940 in Hastings, New Zealand.

Thomas Tasker

M, b. 1909, d. 3 March 1976

Victor Leslie Tasker

M, b. 1900, d. 1967

Violet Emma Tasker

F, b. 1887, d. 1943
  • Violet Emma Tasker was born in 1887.
  • At the age of 11 years, Violet Emma Tasker married Robert Percy Sutton, son of John Sutton and Esther Eyles, in 1898 in New Zealand.
  • Violet Emma Tasker died in 1943 in New Zealand.

Children of Violet Emma Tasker and Robert Percy Sutton

Winnie Tasker

F, b. 13 April 1908, d. 1995

Louise Tatzke

F, b. 28 November 1860, d. 24 October 1936

Hermann Otto Grunwald (1862-1956) & Louisa Tatzke (1862-1936). Photo thanks to B. Grunwald
  • Louise Tatzke was born on 28 November 1860 in Riesenburg, Germany. She was the daughter of Charles Tatzke and Carolina Sommerfelt.
  • Louise Tatzke married Hermann Otto Grunwald, son of Gottfried Elias Grunwald and Augusta Friedricke Schmidt, circa 1885.
  • Louise Tatzke and Hermann Otto Grunwald immigrated to Queensland on 7 January 1889. Herman 26, Louise 27 and Wilhelmine 17, travelled on the Taroba with Anna 1 (who died 10 days into the voyage) and Maria an infant. Herman was a farm labourer and Wilhelmine, his sister, a domestic servant. The ship sailed from London on 20 Nov 1888.
  • Louise Tatzke witnessed the burial of Hermann Grunwald on 24 July 1910 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery.
  • Louise Tatzke died on 24 October 1936 in Queensland at age 75.
  • She was buried on 25 October 1936 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Louise Tatzke and Hermann Otto Grunwald

Ada Taylor

F, b. 1887, d. 1962

Albert Taylor

M, b. 1902, d. 13 November 1916
  • Albert Taylor was born in 1902 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager.
  • Albert Taylor died on 13 November 1916 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 14 November 1916 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Alice Ann Taylor

F, b. circa 1862, d. 1939

Ambrose Taylor

M, b. 1884, d. 1947
  • Ambrose Taylor was born in 1884 in Brisbane, Queensland. He was the son of Ambrose Taylor and Elizabeth Charlesworth.
  • At the age of 31 years, Ambrose Taylor married Emilie Bertha (Emily) Harth, daughter of Konrad Harth and Hermine Zeckomski, on 27 September 1915 in Brisbane, Queensland. Amborse was a railway guard. They separated around 1921 and their chldren a son born in 1916 and daughter born in 1919 remained in the custody of their father.
  • Ambrose Taylor died in 1947 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Amelia Taylor

F, b. 1868, d. 19 July 1927
  • Amelia Taylor was born in 1868.
  • At the age of 19 years, Amelia Taylor married Edward Ernest Tasker, son of James Tasker and Susannah Primmer, on 13 June 1887 in Nelson, New Zealand. They were married in the residence of his father.
  • Amelia Taylor was listed as the next of kin of Percy Clarence Tasker when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 21 November 1917. He was a Private with the New Zealand Rifle Brigade ,32nd Reinforcements F Company. Percy was a former barman and gave his next of kin as his mother Amelia of North-east belt, Ashburton.
  • Amelia Taylor died on 19 July 1927 in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Children of Amelia Taylor and Edward Ernest Tasker

Annie Taylor

F, b. 19 December 1886

Annie Elizabeth Taylor

F, b. 1900, d. 1976

Charles Taylor

M, b. circa 1840
  • Charles Taylor was born circa 1840.
  • Charles Taylor married Sarah Ann Bird circa 1860.

Children of Charles Taylor and Sarah Ann Bird

Edward Taylor

M, b. circa 1840

Edward Taylor

M, b. 1867, d. 15 December 1932
  • Edward Taylor was born in 1867. He was the son of Thomas Taylor and Elizabeth Harshrin.
  • Conditional approval for Edward Taylor's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 40 acres of land at Ravensbourne. "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."
  • At the age of 23 years, Edward Taylor married Augusta Alma Godenschwager, daughter of Johan (Christian) Godenschwager and Wilhelmine Dorband, in 1890 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 Edward was listed as a farmer of Ravensbourne in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Edward was a farmer.
  • Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1909 and 1913 living at Ravensbourne. Edward was a farmer.
  • Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Ravensbourne. Edward was a farmer. Son Francis was a labourer and son John a farmer.
  • Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Ravensbourne. Edward was a farmer as was sons John and William.
  • Edward Taylor died on 15 December 1932 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Ravensbourne Cemetery.

Children of Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager

Eileen Mary Taylor

F, b. circa 1895

Emily Sarah Taylor

F, b. circa 1870, d. 1938

Esther Taylor

F, b. circa 1870

Florence Beatrice Castle Taylor

F, b. 7 September 1911, d. 1977
  • Florence Beatrice Castle Taylor was born on 7 September 1911.
  • At the age of 28 years, 3 months and 20 days, Florence Beatrice Castle Taylor married Frank Noel Cresswell, son of Cecil Horatio Cresswell and Margaret Greenaway, on 27 December 1939 in New Zealand.
  • Florence Beatrice Castle Taylor died in 1977 in New Zealand.

Francis Taylor

M, b. 1896, d. 24 May 1959
  • Francis Taylor was born in 1896 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager.
  • Francis Taylor appeared on the Electoral Roll with Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager in 1921 in Ravensbourne. Edward was a farmer. Son Francis was a labourer and son John a farmer.
  • At the age of 29 years, Francis Taylor married Mabel Constance Bidgood, daughter of Alfred William (Fred) Bidgood and Alice Gray, in 1925 in Queensland.
  • Francis Taylor appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Ravensbourne. Francis was a farmer.
  • He was listed as the next of kin of William Taylor when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 29 September 1941 in Gatton. He was living at Ravensbourne at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his brother Francis. He was discharged on 4 Oct 1944 with the rank of trooper in the 2/1 HQ Guard Battalion (QX34049 (Q8038.))
  • Francis Taylor died on 24 May 1959 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Fred Taylor

M, b. 1877
  • Fred Taylor was born in 1877 in Willenhall, Staffordshire.
  • He was the son of James Taylor and Sarah Bagnall Fletcher.
  • Fred Taylor's birth was registered in the an unknown place , an unknown place Registration District in the June 1877 Quarter.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Fred Taylor was living in the household of James Taylor and Sarah Bagnall Fletcher in 8 Riley Street, Willenhall, Stafford. James is shown as a 31 year old curry comb maker born Bloxwich, living with his wife Sarah 30 born Willenhall and children William, a 10 year old scholar born Willenhall, Maud M aged 5 born Willenhall and Fred aged 4 born Willenhall.
         

Frederick Taylor

M, b. 1891, d. 1891

George Taylor

M, b. circa 1855

Children of George Taylor and Alice Emily Primmer

George Edward Taylor

M, b. 1892, d. 14 June 1923
  • George Edward Taylor was born in 1892 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Taylor and Augusta Alma Godenschwager.
  • George Edward Taylor appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Ravensbourne. He was a labourer.
  • On 10 September 1913 George was thrown from his horse . He received a broken collar bone and arm.
  • On 16 August 1915 George and his friends were given a farewell by the residence of Ravensbourne. The Brisbane Courier reported :- " CROW'S NEST August 18. A public send-off will be given tomorrow night at Ravensbourne to Messrs. G. Taylor, P. Cullen, H. Bradshaw, and Chas McLaughlad, who have volunteered for the war. Each will be presented with a handsome wristlet watch from the residents of Ravensbourne, and a silver mounted pocket wallet, suitably inscribed, from the Crow's Nest Patriotic Commit- tee. Several other Ravensbourne lads in- tend to volunteer."
  • He enlisted in the AIF on 27 August 1915 in Enoggera. His service number was 1668 and he gave his next of kin as his father Edward. He was a farmer of Ravensbourne. He was wounded in action in France, became a driver and was wounded again. He was discharged on 6 Aug 1919.
  • He and Lily Lelita Bain appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Ravensbourne. George was a labourer.
  • At the age of 29 years, George Edward Taylor married Lily Lelita Bain, daughter of William Bain and Annie Anderson, in 1921 in Queensland.
  • George Edward Taylor died on 14 June 1923 in Ravensbourne, Queensland. He was a teamster and died when a wagon of timber passed over him.
  • He is most likely buried in Ravensbourne Cemetery.