Gordon Colin Vonhoff1

M, b. 20 December 1922, d. 18 March 1990

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."

Hanora Emilie Vonhoff1

F, b. 14 January 1891, d. 19 April 1980
  • Hanora Emilie Vonhoff was also known as Hannah.
  • She was born on 14 January 1891 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand Vonhoff and Johanna Wilhelmine Hartwig.1
  • On 25 August 1900,Hanora Emilie Vonhoff's mother, Johanna Wilhelmine Hartwig died in Queensland at age 31. She died the day her son Ernst was born.2,3
  • Hanora Emilie Vonhoff and Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1943 living at Douglas. Reinhardt was a farmer. His daughter Hannah carried out home duties.4
  • On 23 June 1948,Hanora Emilie Vonhoff's father, Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand Vonhoff died in Queensland at age 77.5,6
  • Hanora Emilie Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Groomsville.7
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Goombungee.8
  • Hanora Emilie Vonhoff died on 19 April 1980 at age 89.6
  • She was buried on 20 April 1980 in Goombungee Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1891/C3278     Hanora Emilie     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1900/C2092     Wilhelmine     Vonhoff;     Ferdinand Hartwig;     Wilhelmine Wendland.
  3. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1913-1943.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1948/C2279     Reinhard Johann Ferdinand     Vonhoff;     Anton     ;Auguste Zillmann.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1949.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Highfields 1954.

Heinrich Charles Vonhoff1

M, b. 5 September 1912, d. 6 October 1978
  • Heinrich Charles Vonhoff was born on 5 September 1912 in Highfields, Queensland.2,3
  • He was the son of William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes.1
  • Heinrich Charles Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1934 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer.4
  • At the age of 27 years, 3 months and 6 days, Heinrich Charles Vonhoff married Eva Elsie Shaw on 11 December 1939 in Mt Isa.3,5
  • Heinrich Charles Vonhoff died on 6 October 1978 in Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 66.6,3
  • He was buried on 9 October 1978 in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba.7

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1912/C13596     Heinrich Charles     Vonhof;f     William Robert August     ;Dorothea Louise Tewes.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1912/C13596     Heinrich Charles     Vonhoff     ; William Robert August     ;Dorothea Louise Tewes.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1934.
  5. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1978     C7206     Heinrich Carl     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm Vonhoff      ;Dorothea Tewes.
  7. Kerry Lovell, "Email - King & Amrbose Families," e-mail to Audrey, 5 Feb 2014.

Hellmuth Albert Siegfried Vonhoff1

M, b. 15 September 1919, d. 10 August 1977
  • Hellmuth Albert Siegfried Vonhoff was born on 15 September 1919 in Zempleberg, Germany.1,2
  • He was the son of Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff and Alvina Stenzel.3
  • Hellmuth Albert Siegfried Vonhoff immigrated in 1923 with Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff and Alvina Stenzel. Robert, Alvina and their son Hellmuth finally returned to Queensland after his mother had tried for years to convince the authorities to allow Robert. He had been conscripted into the German army during his stay and was treated badly by his fellow soldiers because of his Australian birth.4
  • Hellmuth Albert Siegfried Vonhoff enlisted in the Australian Army on 31 May 1941 in Crow's Nest. His service number was Q103365 and he gave his next of kin as R. Vonhoff. He was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted. He was discharged on 22 Nov 1944 with the rank of Private in the 25th Battalion.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.1
  • Hellmuth Albert Siegfried Vonhoff died on 10 August 1977 in Queensland at age 57.5,3
  • He was buried on 12 August 1977 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. LUTH4-003-0047.5

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1943.
  2. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Hellmuth Albert Vonhoff.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1977     C5421;     Hellmuth Albert Siegfried     Vonhoff;     Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff ;     Alvina Stengel.
  4. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Henry Carl William Vonhoff1

M, b. 20 October 1910, d. 1969

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1969     C5119     Henry Carl William     Vonhoff;     August Vonhoff      ;Theresa Sophie Helena Vonhoff.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery - Headstone Inscription.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1934-1937.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1943-1968.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Herbert John Vonhoff1

M, b. 30 September 1916, d. 27 March 2003
  • Herbert John Vonhoff was born on 30 September 1916.1
  • He was the son of William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes.2
  • Herbert John Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1958 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1968 and 1977 living at Park Road, Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.4
  • He and William Samuel Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1980 living at Oxford Street, Crow's Nest. Herb was a labourer.5
  • Herbert John Vonhoff died on 27 March 2003 at age 86.1
  • He was buried on 31 March 2003 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. His funeral service was held at St Lukes Lutheran Church. Lawn Cemetery.1,2

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Australian Newspapers Extracts, online http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/…
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1949-1958.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1968-1977.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1980.

Herman Albert Frederick Vonhoff1

M, b. 30 September 1922, d. July 1988
  • Herman Albert Frederick Vonhoff was born on 30 September 1922 in Goombungee.1
  • He was the son of August Wilhelm Vonhoff and Anna Emilie Tewes.1
  • Herman Albert Frederick Vonhoff enlisted in the Australian Army on 7 September 1942 in Goombungee. His service number was Q270897. He was living at Goombungee at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his father August. He was discharged on 3 Feb 1945 with the rank of Private in the 21 AIT Battalion.1
  • Herman Albert Frederick Vonhoff died in July 1988 at age 65.2
  • He was buried on 27 July 1988 in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba.2

Citations

  1. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, Service Record Herman Albert Frederick Vonhoff.
  2. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."

Hermann Heinrich Karl Vonhoff1

M, b. 26 November 1903, d. 10 July 1999
  • Hermann Heinrich Karl Vonhoff was born on 26 November 1903 in Welke Road, Groomsville, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn.1
  • In February 1908 Wilhelm Vonhoff senior, who had become homesick, took the entire family back to Germany. He sold the farm -Welke Road, Groomsville (Sub-division 3 of Portion 3619 with an area of 54 acres 1 rood 24 perches) on 5 Mar 1909 to Walter Astbury. Wilhelm jnr returned from Germany to Groomsvillle in 1909 to marry his sweetheart, followed by August in 1910. Wilhelm jnr bought their old farm back from Walter Astbury on 25 Jan 1912. After Wilhelm senior died in Germany in 1912, Mathilde decided to return to Australia with the rest of the family in Jan 1914. Robert remained until after the war.3,4
  • Hermann Heinrich Karl Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer.5
  • At the age of 23 years, 4 months and 14 days, Hermann Heinrich Karl Vonhoff married Enid Lau, daughter of Peter Jacob Lau and Ann Mary Perina, on 9 April 1927 in Toowoomba, Queensland.6,7
  • Herman became a policeman. In 1929 he was transferred from Babinda to Herberton. He then went on to serve in Toowoomba, Cloncurry, Brisbane.8
  • Hermann Heinrich Karl Vonhoff and Enid Lau appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Plainby, Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.9
  • Hermann Heinrich Karl Vonhoff died on 10 July 1999 in Murgon at age 95.10
  • He was buried on 15 July 1999 in Murgon Cemetery.10

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1904/C5489     Hermann Heinrich Karl     Vonhoff     ;Wilhelm August Robert     ;Matilda Louisa Ulricke Brunn.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 118.
  4. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1925.
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1957/B19072     John Kenneth     Vonhoff;     Hermann Heinrich Karl     ;Enid Lau.
  7. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1927/C1757     Lau     Enid     Vonhoff     ;Hermann Heinrich Karl.
  8. Unknown newspaper title, Queensland Times (Ipswich) (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 28 October 1948 Edition: DAILY p 5 Article.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1943.
  10. South Burnett Cemetery Records, online http://www.southburnett.qld.gov.au/web/guest/cemeteries1

Hilda Eda Vonhoff1

F, b. 1893, d. 8 October 1962

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1941/C5109     Henry     ;Schulz     Adolf ;     Hilda Eda Von Hoff.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962/C5949     Hilda Eda     Kampf;     Reinhardt von Hoff;      Wilhelmina Hartwig.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1919/C720     Vonhoff     Hilda Eda;     Schulz     Adolf.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1931/C3129     Adolph     Schulz     ;Friedrich ;     Henrietta Rose.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1937.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Gravestone Inscription.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962     C5949     Hilda Eda     Kampf;     Reinhardt von Hoff      ;Wilhelmina Hartwig.

Johann Heinrich (Anton) Vonhoff1

M, b. circa 1830

Children of Johann Heinrich (Anton) Vonhoff and Henrietta Fredrika (Auguste) Zillman

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1948/C2279     Reinhard Johann Ferdinand     Vonhoff;     Anton;     Auguste Zillmann.
  2. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."

Karl Vonhoff1

M, b. circa 1850

Children of Karl Vonhoff and Christine/Ernestina Ulrich

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1964/C2887     Albert Hermann     Vonhoff;     Carl;     Christine Ulrich.

Lillian Maud Vonhoff1

F, b. 28 August 1920, d. 6 February 2006
  • Lillian Maud Vonhoff was born on 28 August 1920 in Goombungee.1
  • She was the daughter of Albert Anton Ferdinand Vonhoff and Odilie Emily Abel.1
  • At the age of 19 years, 7 months and 23 days, Lillian Maud Vonhoff married Sydney Wieck, son of Johann Wieck and Anna (Sophia) Kann, on 20 April 1940 in Queensland.2
  • On 8 December 1997,her husband, Sydney Wieck died.3
  • Lillian Maud Vonhoff died on 6 February 2006 in Salem Nursing Home, Toowoomba, at age 85.1,3
  • She was buried on 9 February 2009 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RCLAW7-003-0057.3

Citations

  1. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1940     C5568     Sydney     Wieck     ;Lillian Maud     Vonhoff.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Llyod Edward Vonhoff1

M, b. 4 July 1911, d. July 2000
  • Llyod Edward Vonhoff was born on 4 July 1911 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Anna Emilie Tewes.1
  • Llyod Edward Vonhoff enlisted in the Australian Army on 16 May 1941 in Oakey. He was living at Oakey at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as Edith Vonhoff. His service number was Q104762. He was discharged on 10 Nov 1944 with the rank of Corporal in the 61st Battalion.2
  • Llyod Edward Vonhoff died in July 2000.3

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1911/C12197     Lloyd Edward     Vonhoff     ;     Annie Amelia Tewes.
  2. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, Service Record Llyod Edward Vonhoff.
  3. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."

Lorna Doreen Vonhoff1

F, b. 10 December 1917, d. 28 December 1917
  • Lorna Doreen Vonhoff was born on 10 December 1917.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Lugwig Julius Johann Vonhoff and Agnes Emma Schultz.1
  • Lorna Doreen Vonhoff was buried on 28 December 1917 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.3
  • Lorna Doreen Vonhoff died on 28 December 1917 in Queensland.1,3

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1918/C1084     Lorna Doreen     Vonhoff;     Ludwig Julius Johann Vonhoff;     Agnes Emma Schultz.
  2. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Lugwig Julius Johann Vonhoff1

M, b. 3 July 1892, d. 7 September 1969

Children of Lugwig Julius Johann Vonhoff and Agnes Emma Schultz

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1892/C6025     Ludwig Julius Johannes     Vonhoff;     Reinhard     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1913-1925.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1916/C903     Schultz     Agnes Emma;     Vonhoff     Ludwig Julius Johannes.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1930-1954.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1918/C1084     Lorna Doreen     Vonhoff;     Ludwig Julius Johann Vonhoff;     Agnes Emma Schultz.

Martha Ida Elizabeth Vonhoff1,2

F, b. 4 December 1905, d. 18 August 1970
  • Martha Ida Elizabeth Vonhoff was born on 4 December 1905 in Welke Road, Groomsville, Queensland.1,3
  • She was the daughter of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn.1
  • In February 1908 Wilhelm Vonhoff senior, who had become homesick, took the entire family back to Germany. He sold the farm -Welke Road, Groomsville (Sub-division 3 of Portion 3619 with an area of 54 acres 1 rood 24 perches) on 5 Mar 1909 to Walter Astbury. Wilhelm jnr returned from Germany to Groomsvillle in 1909 to marry his sweetheart, followed by August in 1910. Wilhelm jnr bought their old farm back from Walter Astbury on 25 Jan 1912. After Wilhelm senior died in Germany in 1912, Mathilde decided to return to Australia with the rest of the family in Jan 1914. Robert remained until after the war.4,5
  • Martha Ida Elizabeth Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1934 living at Groomsville. They both carried out home duties.6
  • Martha Ida Elizabeth Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1937 and 1949 living at Groomsville. She carried out home duties. Her mother had moved to Crow's Nest.7
  • On 12 February 1944,Martha Ida Elizabeth Vonhoff's mother, Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn died in Queensland at age 79.8,1
  • Martha Ida Elizabeth Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1954 and 1968 living at Gleeson Street, Crow's Nest.9
  • Martha Ida Elizabeth Vonhoff died on 18 August 1970 in Queensland at age 64.1,10
  • She was buried on 20 August 1970 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.1

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1905     C5390     Martha     Von hoff;     Wilhelm August Robert;     Matilda Louisa Ulricke Brunn.
  4. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 118.
  5. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1930-1934.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1937-1949.
  8. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1944/C1062     Mathilde Louisa     Vonhoff.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1954-1968.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1970     C5823     Martha     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff ;     Matilda Louisa Wricke Brunn.

Paul Robert Vonhoff1

M, b. 25 May 1921, d. 18 October 1990
  • Paul Robert Vonhoff was born on 25 May 1921.1
  • He was the son of William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes.2
  • Paul Robert Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1972 living at Dale Street, Crow's Nest. He was a labourer. Mary Emily was not on the roll.3
  • He and Dorothea Louise Tewes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1977 living at Oxford Street, Crow's Nest. Paul was a labourer.4
  • Paul Robert Vonhoff died on 18 October 1990 at age 69.1
  • He was buried on 22 October 1990 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LawnS1-001-003.1

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Australian Newspapers Extracts, online http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/…
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1972.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1977.

Percy Allan Vonhoff1

M, b. 16 August 1925, d. 8 August 2012
  • Percy Allan Vonhoff was born on 16 August 1925 in Toowoomba. He was the eight of nine children in the family who were raised on a Groomsville farm.1,2
  • He was the son of William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes.2
  • Percy Allan Vonhoff was baptized in Douglas Lutheran Church.2
  • He attended the Groomsville State School, then worked on the farm, in Toowoomba at the butter & bacon factories & foundary before returning to farm life. He bought a property at Anduramba, but sold it to move to one at Plainby where he remained until his death.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. He was a labourer. His brother's Paul and Ted also lived at Anduramba.3
  • In 1963 he worked on the construction of the Perseverance Dam. He became interested in Real Estate industry.2
  • Percy Allan Vonhoff died on 8 August 2012 at age 86. He died in his home at Plainby.1
  • He was buried on 16 August 2012 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LAWN1.1

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Unknown newspaper title, High Country News Page 7.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1949.

Reinhardt Anton Vonhoff1

M, b. 11 October 1897, d. 23 July 1946

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1897/C5340     Reinhardt Antone     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1922/C793     Timm     Louise Pauline     ;Vonhoff     Reinhardt Antone.     
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1925.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Highfields 1930-1943.
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1946/C4234     Reinhardt Antone     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, The TRC records show his death date as 17 July 1946, but the QBDM confirm the date as 23 Jul 1946.

Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand Vonhoff1

M, b. 12 September 1870, d. 23 June 1948

Children of Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand Vonhoff and Johanna Wilhelmine Hartwig

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth      1899/C5274     Bertha     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1948/C2279     Reinhard Johann Ferdinand     Vonhoff;     Anton;     Auguste Zillmann.
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1890/C931     Hartwig     Wilhelmine Johann;     Vouhoff     Reinhard Johann Ferdinand.
  7. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1900/C2092     Wilhelmine     Vonhoff;     Ferdinand Hartwig;     Wilhelmine Wendland.
  8. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Plainby 1903.
  10. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 7461/1904      VONHOFF      REINHARDT J F ;     ILCUTH      MAGDALENE E ;     ST PETERS.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Douglas 1905-1908.
  12. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1913-1943.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1940     C4971;     Magdalene Elizabeth     Vonhoff;     Markus Rotze ;     Dorothea Ulrich.
  14. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1948/C2279     Reinhard Johann Ferdinand     Vonhoff;     Anton     ;Auguste Zillmann.
  15. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1891/C3278     Hanora Emilie     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  16. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1892/C6025     Ludwig Julius Johannes     Vonhoff;     Reinhard     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962/C5949     Hilda Eda     Kampf;     Reinhardt von Hoff;      Wilhelmina Hartwig.
  18. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1895/C5604     Carl Martin     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  19. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1896/C5329     Wilhelmine Maria;     Vonhoff     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  20. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1897/C5340     Reinhardt Antone     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  21. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1900/C5658     Ernst     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.

Richard Herman Heinrick Vonhoff1

M, b. 1 July 1895, d. November 1966
  • Richard Herman Heinrick Vonhoff was born on 1 July 1895 in Welke Road, Groomsville, Queensland.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn.4,2
  • In February 1908 Wilhelm Vonhoff senior, who had become homesick, took the entire family back to Germany. He sold the farm -Welke Road, Groomsville (Sub-division 3 of Portion 3619 with an area of 54 acres 1 rood 24 perches) on 5 Mar 1909 to Walter Astbury. Wilhelm jnr returned from Germany to Groomsvillle in 1909 to marry his sweetheart, followed by August in 1910. Wilhelm jnr bought their old farm back from Walter Astbury on 25 Jan 1912. After Wilhelm senior died in Germany in 1912, Mathilde decided to return to Australia with the rest of the family in Jan 1914. Robert remained until after the war.5,6
  • At the age of 26 years, 5 months and 6 days, Richard Herman Heinrick Vonhoff married Helena Abel, daughter of Albert August Abel and Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz, on 7 December 1921 in Queensland.1
  • Richard Herman Heinrick Vonhoff and Helena Abel appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1958 living at Groomsville. Richard was a farmer.7
  • In 1929 Robert and Richard were proficient marksmen and members of the Crow's Nest Rifle Club.8
  • Richard Herman Heinrick Vonhoff died in November 1966 in Queensland at age 71.9,10
  • He was buried on 16 November 1966 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.9

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1921/C3728     Abel     Lena     Vonhoff;     Richard Hermann Heinrich.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1895/C5647     Richard Hermann Heinrich     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm;     Mathilde Brunn.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1904/C5489     Hermann Heinrich Karl     Vonhoff     ;Wilhelm August Robert     ;Matilda Louisa Ulricke Brunn.
  5. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 118.
  6. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1925-1958.
  8. Unknown newspaper title, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 6 June 1929 p 5 Article.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death1966/C6547      Richard Hermann Heinrich     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm Vonhoff     ;Mathilde Brunn.

Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff1

M, b. 12 March 1893, d. 22 September 1957
  • Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff was born on 12 March 1893 in Welke Road, Groomsville, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn.1
  • In February 1908 Wilhelm Vonhoff senior, who had become homesick, took the entire family back to Germany. He sold the farm -Welke Road, Groomsville (Sub-division 3 of Portion 3619 with an area of 54 acres 1 rood 24 perches) on 5 Mar 1909 to Walter Astbury. Wilhelm jnr returned from Germany to Groomsvillle in 1909 to marry his sweetheart, followed by August in 1910. Wilhelm jnr bought their old farm back from Walter Astbury on 25 Jan 1912. After Wilhelm senior died in Germany in 1912, Mathilde decided to return to Australia with the rest of the family in Jan 1914. Robert remained until after the war.3,4
  • At the age of 22 years, 4 months and 9 days, Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff married Alvina Stenzel on 21 July 1915 in Zempelberg, Westpreussen, Germany.5,6
  • Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff and Alvina Stenzel immigrated in 1923. Robert, Alvina and their son Hellmuth finally returned to Queensland after his mother had tried for years to convince the authorities to allow Robert. He had been conscripted into the German army during his stay and was treated badly by his fellow soldiers because of his Australian birth.7
  • Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff and Alvina Stenzel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Groomsville. Robert was a farmer.8
  • In 1929 Robert and Richard were proficient marksmen and members of the Crow's Nest Rifle Club.9
  • Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff and Alvina Stenzel appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Crow's Nest. Robert was a farmer.10
  • Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff was listed as the next of kin of Hellmuth Albert Siegfried Vonhoff when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 31 May 1941 in Crow's Nest. His service number was Q103365 and he gave his next of kin as R. Vonhoff. He was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted. He was discharged on 22 Nov 1944 with the rank of Private in the 25th Battalion.6
  • Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff died on 22 September 1957 in Queensland at age 64.11,12
  • He was buried on 23 September 1957 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.12

Child of Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff and Alvina Stenzel

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1893/C5346     Robert Albert Julius     Vonhoff     ;Wilhelm     ;Mathilde Brunn.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 118.
  4. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1930/C4297     Heimern Norman     Vonhoff;     Robert Albert Julius     ;Alvina Stenzel.
  6. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Hellmuth Albert Vonhoff.
  7. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1925.
  9. Unknown newspaper title, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 6 June 1929 p 5 Article.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1930-1943.
  11. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1957/C4225     Robert Albert Julius     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm     ;Matilda Brunn.
  12. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1977     C5421;     Hellmuth Albert Siegfried     Vonhoff;     Robert Albert Julius Vonhoff ;     Alvina Stengel.

Theodore Ferdinand Vonhoff1

M, b. 11 November 1918, d. 28 February 1994
  • Theodore Ferdinand Vonhoff was born on 11 November 1918 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes.3
  • Theodore Ferdinand Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Kahler's, Geham. He was a labourer.4
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. Ted was a farm labourer.5
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.6
  • Theodore Ferdinand Vonhoff died on 28 February 1994 at age 75.1
  • He was buried on 2 March 1994 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LAWS1-00J-0002.1
  • Theodore Ferdinand Vonhoff also went by the name of Ted.1

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  3. Australian Newspapers Extracts, online http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/…
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Highfields 1943.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1949.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1954.

Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff1

F, b. 25 January 1891, d. 17 October 1975
  • Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff was born on 25 January 1891 in Welke Road, Groomsville, Queensland.1,2,3,4
  • She was the daughter of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn.3
  • In February 1908 Wilhelm Vonhoff senior, who had become homesick, took the entire family back to Germany. He sold the farm -Welke Road, Groomsville (Sub-division 3 of Portion 3619 with an area of 54 acres 1 rood 24 perches) on 5 Mar 1909 to Walter Astbury. Wilhelm jnr returned from Germany to Groomsvillle in 1909 to marry his sweetheart, followed by August in 1910. Wilhelm jnr bought their old farm back from Walter Astbury on 25 Jan 1912. After Wilhelm senior died in Germany in 1912, Mathilde decided to return to Australia with the rest of the family in Jan 1914. Robert remained until after the war.5,6
  • At the age of 25 years, 8 months and 23 days, Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff married William John Patava, son of Johann (John) Patawa and Bertha Amelia Heuer, on 18 October 1916 in Queensland.1
  • Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff and William John Patava appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Groomsville. William was a farmer.7
  • Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff died on 17 October 1975 in Queensland at age 84.2,8
  • She was buried on 20 October 1975 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.2

Child of Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff and August Vonhoff

Children of Theresa Sophia Helena Vonhoff and William John Patava

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916/C3487     Patava     William John;     Vonhoff     Theresa Sophia Helena.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1891/C3298     Theresa Sophia Helena     Vonhoff;     William;     Matilda Brume.
  4. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  5. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 118.
  6. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1975     C7347     Theresa Sophie Helena     Patava;     William Vonhoff      ;Matilda Drunn.
  9. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1969     C5119     Henry Carl William     Vonhoff;     August Vonhoff      ;Theresa Sophie Helena Vonhoff.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1967     C3017     Ruby Annie     Beutel;     William John Patava ;     Theresa Sophie Ellen Vonhoff.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.

Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff1

M, b. 26 August 1857, d. 15 March 1912
  • Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff was born on 26 August 1857 in Gross Krossin, Pommern, Germany. NOTE: Gross Krossin, Pommern is known today as Krosino, Kreis Neustettin, Zachodnio-Pomorskie province, Poland.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Johann Heinrich (Anton) Vonhoff and Henrietta Fredrika (Auguste) Zillman.3
  • At the age of 27 years, 3 months and 2 days, Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff married Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn on 28 November 1884 in Gross Krossin, Germany.1,2,3
  • Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn immigrated to Queensland on 1 June 1887. Wilhelm aged 30, and Mathilda 22 and baby August travelled on the Waroonga departing London on 5 Apr 1887 with Wilhelm's brother Rheinholdt Vonhoff aged 16.1
  • Shortly after their arrival in Queensland, Wilhelm and Mathidle bought a farm at Groomsville. Here nine more children were born. Wilhelm, who had previously owned property in Germany was a well sinker - a trade he taught his sons.4
  • Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff was naturalized (No 10194) in 1891 in Queensland.5
  • In April 1894 Wilhelm was out shooting with August when an accident occured. The Brisbane Courier reported:- TOOWOOMBA, April l8.
    A farmer named Vonhoff was out wallaby shooting at Douglas on Sunday accompanied by his son, a lad 10 years of age. In the dusk he mistook the lad for a wallaby and riddled him with pellets. The boy was brought in to the hospital, where he is now progressing favourably.6
  • He and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Douglas. Wilhelm was a farmer. His brother Reinhdardt aslo farmed at Douglas.7
  • In February 1908 Wilhelm Vonhoff senior, who had become homesick, took the entire family back to Germany. He sold the farm -Welke Road, Groomsville (Sub-division 3 of Portion 3619 with an area of 54 acres 1 rood 24 perches) on 5 Mar 1909 to Walter Astbury. Wilhelm jnr returned from Germany to Groomsvillle in 1909 to marry his sweetheart, followed by August in 1910. Wilhelm jnr bought their old farm back from Walter Astbury on 25 Jan 1912. After Wilhelm senior died in Germany in 1912, Mathilde decided to return to Australia with the rest of the family in Jan 1914. Robert remained until after the war.4,8
  • Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff died on 15 March 1912 in Zempelberg, Westpreussen, Germany, at age 54. Zempelburg, Westpreussen is now knowns as Sepolno Krajenskie, Kreis Flatow, Kujawsko-Pomorskie province, Poland.4,2,3
  • He was buried in Zempelburg (Sepolno Krajenskie) Cemetery, Westpreussen, Germany.3

Children of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn

Citations

  1. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  4. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 118.
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes
  6. Unknown newspaper title, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 19 April 1894 p 5 Article.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Douglas 1903- 1905.
  8. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  9. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1948/C4938     August Hermann Wilhelm     Vonhoff     ;Wilhelm;     Mathilda Louise Brunn.
  10. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1889/C3112     Wilhelm     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm;     Matilda Brunn.
  11. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1891/C3298     Theresa Sophia Helena     Vonhoff;     William;     Matilda Brume.
  12. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1893/C5346     Robert Albert Julius     Vonhoff     ;Wilhelm     ;Mathilde Brunn.
  13. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1904/C5489     Hermann Heinrich Karl     Vonhoff     ;Wilhelm August Robert     ;Matilda Louisa Ulricke Brunn.
  14. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1898/C5337     Augusta Wilhelmine Mathilda     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm     ;Mathilda Brunn.
  15. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1900/C5606     Albert Anton Ferdinand     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm August Robert     ;Matilde Brunn.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth      1899/C5274     Bertha     Vonhoff;     Reinhardt Johann Ferdinand     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  17. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Wilhelmine Maria Vonhoff1

F, b. 31 May 1896, d. 17 September 1971

Wilhelmine Maria Polzin (nee Vonhoff) 1896-1971. Photo thanks to Dawn Lever

Child of Wilhelmine Maria Vonhoff and Paulus (Paul) Polzin

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1896/C5329     Wilhelmine Maria;     Vonhoff     Reinhardt     ;Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1920/C1859     Polzin     Paulus     ;Vonhoff     Wilhelmine Maria.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1926-1943.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  6. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."

William Robert August Vonhoff1

M, b. 13 January 1889, d. 5 June 1971
  • William Robert August Vonhoff was born on 13 January 1889 in Welke Road, Groomsville, Queensland.1,2,3,4
  • He was the son of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn.2
  • In February 1908 Wilhelm Vonhoff senior, who had become homesick, took the entire family back to Germany. He sold the farm -Welke Road, Groomsville (Sub-division 3 of Portion 3619 with an area of 54 acres 1 rood 24 perches) on 5 Mar 1909 to Walter Astbury. Wilhelm jnr returned from Germany to Groomsvillle in 1909 to marry his sweetheart, followed by August in 1910. Wilhelm jnr bought their old farm back from Walter Astbury on 25 Jan 1912. After Wilhelm senior died in Germany in 1912, Mathilde decided to return to Australia with the rest of the family in Jan 1914. Robert remained until after the war.3,5
  • At the age of 21 years, 1 month and 3 days, William Robert August Vonhoff married Dorothea Louise Tewes, daughter of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling, on 16 February 1910 in Queensland.6
  • William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1954 living at Groomsville. William was a farmer and Dorothea carried out home duties.7
  • William Robert August Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at Groomsville. Dorothea's name was not on the Roll.8
  • He and Dorothea Louise Tewes appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1963 and 1968 living at Oxford Street, Crow's Nest.9
  • William Robert August Vonhoff died on 5 June 1971 in Queensland at age 82.10,11
  • He was buried on 7 June 1971 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.10

Children of William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1914/C14121     William Samuel     Vonhoff     ;William Robert August     ;Dorothea Louise Tewes.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1889/C3112     Wilhelm     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm;     Matilda Brunn.
  3. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 118.
  4. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  5. R. Astbury, "E-mail - re Vonhoff/Astbury," e-mail to Audrey, Various.
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1910/C2887     Tewes     Dorothea Louise;     Vonhoff     Wilhelm.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1913-1954.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1958.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1963-1968.
  10. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1971     C3482     Wilhelm Robert August     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm Vonhoff ;     Mathilde Bruhn.
  12. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1911/C11565     Emma Mathilde     Vonhoff;     Wilhelm Robert August     ;Dorothea Louise Teves.
  13. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1912/C13596     Heinrich Charles     Vonhof;f     William Robert August     ;Dorothea Louise Tewes.
  14. Australian Newspapers Extracts, online http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/…
  15. Unknown newspaper title, High Country News Page 7.

William Samuel Vonhoff1

M, b. 29 July 1914, d. 19 December 1988
  • William Samuel Vonhoff was born on 29 July 1914 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of William Robert August Vonhoff and Dorothea Louise Tewes.1
  • William Samuel Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1937 and 1972 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer.2
  • He and Herbert John Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1980 living at Oxford Street, Crow's Nest. Herb was a labourer.3
  • William Samuel Vonhoff died on 19 December 1988 at age 74.4
  • He was buried on 21 December 1988 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LAWS1-00I-0001.4

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth 1914/C14121     William Samuel     Vonhoff     ;William Robert August     ;Dorothea Louise Tewes.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1937-1972.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1980.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Louise Emeline Vortanz1

F, b. 1843, d. 1916
  • Louise Emeline Vortanz was born in 1843.1
  • Louise Emeline Vortanz married Johann Ehrlich circa 1865.1
  • Louise Emeline Vortanz and Johann Ehrlich immigrated to Moreton Bay on 25 June 1881. Johann 37, and Louise 38 travelled on the Windsor Castle with their children August 13, Johann 11, Pauline 10, Carl 7. A son Gottfried was born on the voyage.2
  • Louise Emeline Vortanz and Johann Ehrlich appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. He was a farmer as was his son Carl who lived at Plainby.3
  • Louise Emeline Vortanz died in 1916 in Queensland.4

Children of Louise Emeline Vortanz and Johann Ehrlich

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Deaths 1905/C1928     Pauline     Vietheer;     Johann Ehrlich;     Louise Emelie Vortanz.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Immigration 1848-1912.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs Plainby Polling Place.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1916/C2789     Louisa     Ehrlich.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1881/B14223     Gottfried     Ehrlich;     Johann Ehrlich     ;Louise Vortanz.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1886/C3982     Heinrich Hermann     Ehrlich     Johann     Louise Voetane.

May Voss1

F, b. 1908, d. 1981
  • May Voss was born in 1908 in Sydney, New South Wales. She was the daugther of August F William and Elizabeth Ann Voss.1,2
  • At the age of 17 years, May Voss married George Robert C Reid, son of James Reid and Ann Elizabeth Eastwood, in 1925 in Petersham, New South Wales.1
  • May Voss died in 1981 in New South Wales.3

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 14802/1925      REID      GEORGE R C ;     VOSS      MAY      PETERSHAM.      
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth      20806/1908      VOSS      MAY ;     AUGUST F W ;     ELIZABETH A      ;SYDNEY.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death      19317/1981      REID      MAY ;     AUGUST WILLIAM      ;ELIZABETH ANN.