Samuel John Wells

M, b. 30 April 1885, d. 1970
  • Samuel John Wells was born on 30 April 1885 in Rosewood, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Fredrick Wells and Jane Robinson.
  • Samuel John Wells began military service on 30 January 1915 in Ipswich. Sam's regimental number was 848. He stated he was born at Rosewood, Queensland was a Methodist and a labourer at Rosewood. The record shows he was married (but this did not occur until 1920). He gave his next of kin as his brother James Arthru Wells of Rosewood. His age at embarkatio was 29,height 5' 6", weight 133 lbs.
    He joined the 11th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
    as a private and his Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915. He returned to Australia 20 July 1919 and was discharged on 29 October 1919 after serving at Gallipoli, Maadi. He was wounded in action, 19 April 1917 (right finger); remained at duty.
    Admitted to 4th Light Horse Field Ambulance, 19 July 1918 (pyrexia); transferred to 66th Casualty Clearing Station, 21 July 1918; to 76th Casualty Clearing Station, 23 July 1918; to 24th Stationary Hospital, 24 July 1918; to 31st General Hospital, Abbassia, 28 July 1918; to Convalescent Depot, Boulac, 31 July 1918; discharged to duty, 8 August 1918; rejoined unit, 30 August 1918.
    Wounded in action (2nd occasion), 25 September 1918 (gun shot wound, left shoulder and elbow), and admitted to 4th Light Horse Field Ambulance; transferred to 44th Stationary Hospital, 7 October 1918; to 14th Australian General Hospital, 8 October 1918; to Rest Camp, Port Said, 8 October 1918; rejoined unit, 18 November 1918.

    Appointed Lance Corporal, 1 May 1919; promoted Temporary Corporal, 7 May 1919.
    Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Morvada', 20 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 28 August 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 29 October 1919.
    Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal.
  • At the age of 34 years, Samuel John Wells married Elsie Albertina Klewe in 1920 in Queensland.
  • In 1964,his wife, Elsie Albertina Klewe died in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • Samuel John Wells died in 1970 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Sarah Ann Wells

F

Children of Sarah Ann Wells and Samuel Burgess

Thomas Fredrick Wells

M, b. June 1843, d. 17 February 1895
  • Thomas Fredrick Wells's birth was registered in the an unknown place , Norfolk Registration District in the June 1843 Quarter. He was the son of William Wells and Mary Ann Coulson.
  • At the age of 27 years and 6 months, Thomas Fredrick Wells married Jane Robinson, daughter of James Robinson and Elizabeth Dixon, on 31 December 1870 in Ipswich, Queensland.
  • The following article appeared in the The Brisbane Courier on 5 June 1888. "At the Brassall Divisional Board's meeting on Saturday afternoon lost Mr. Tallon gave "notice of his intention to move at the next
    meeting,-"That this board take into consideration the desirableness of raising a loan for the purpose of giving a permanent supply of water to the ratepayer of Nos. 1 and 2 subdivisions, outside the town boundary." The Bundamba Divisional Board have decided not to take any action in the matter of the proposed rabbit extermination conference. At the monthly meeting of the Mutdapilly Divisional Board, on Saturday, Mr. Thomas F. Wells handed in his valuation of the rateable property in the division, showing tho annual value of that in No. 1 subdivision to be £5911 10s; No. 2, 40022 5s; and No. 3, £3913. The estimate was accepted.'
  • Thomas Fredrick Wells witnessed the burial of John Thomas Gillies on 23 January 1890 in Jeebropilly (Stone Quarry) Cemetery, Ebenezer, Fassifern, Queensland.
  • Thomas Fredrick Wells died on 17 February 1895 in Ebenezer, Ipswich, Queensland, at age 51.
  • He was buried after 17 February 1895 in Ebenezer Cemetery (now known as Stone Quarry), Queensland.
  • The headstone reads:
    In Loving Memory of
    Thomas Wells
    who died 17 February 1895
    Aged 51 years
    "Thy will be done"
    In loving Memory of
    Jane Wells
    who died on 30 November 1913
    Aged 65 years
    "Until day Breaks"
    .

Children of Thomas Fredrick Wells and Jane Robinson

Thomas Graham Wells

M, b. 1910

Thomas Walter Wells

M, b. 6 January 1912

Una Mabel Wells

F, b. circa 1910

William (Horace) Wells

M, b. 1 July 1900, d. 2 December 1991
  • William (Horace) Wells was born on 1 July 1900. He was the son of William Arthur WELLS and Mary Jane Alderson.
  • At the age of 19 years and 10 months, William (Horace) Wells married Olivia Elizabeth Crisp, daughter of Ablert Edward William Crisp and Mildred Mary Maria Burgess, in May 1920 in Wynyard. They were married at the home of her parents.
  • On 1 April 1972,his wife, Olivia Elizabeth Crisp died in Wynyard at age 69.
  • William (Horace) Wells died on 2 December 1991 in Spencer Hospital, Wynyard, at age 91.
  • He was buried on 4 December 1991 in Wynyard General Cemetery.

William George Wells

M, b. 5 December 1882, d. 1939
  • William George Wells was born on 5 December 1882 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Fredrick Wells and Jane Robinson.
  • At the age of 24 years, William George Wells married Mary Pious in 1907 in Queensland.
  • William George Wells died in 1939 in Queensland.

Children of William George Wells and Mary Pious

Blanche Florence Wellwood

F, b. circa 1890

Ellen Welsh

F, b. 1845, d. 8 September 1936
  • Ellen Welsh was born in 1845. She was the daughter of Thomas Walsh and Mary Darcy.
  • Ellen Welsh married Patrick Costello circa 1865.
  • Ellen Welsh and Patrick Costello appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Cabarlah. Patrick was a farmer. Their son Thomas was a labourer.
  • On 20 February 1911,her husband, Patrick Costello died in Queensland.
  • Ellen Welsh and John Costello appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Cabarlah. John was a farmer and his mother Ellen carried out home duties.
  • Ellen Welsh died on 8 September 1936 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 9 September 1936 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00C-0016.

Children of Ellen Welsh and Patrick Costello

Sylvia Ivy Valerie Wench

F, b. circa 1905

Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf

F, b. 19 April 1872, d. 7 September 1906

Anna Maria Louisa Beutel (nee Wendorf) 1872-1906. Photo thanks to trishak.
  • Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf was born on 19 April 1872 in Ipswich, Queensland. She was the daugther of Christian Friedrich Wilehlm Wendorf and Louise Charlotte Behm.
  • At the age of 17 years, 2 months and 6 days, Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf married Gustave Frederick August (Gus) Beutel on 25 June 1889 in Ipswich, Queensland.
  • Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf and Gustave Frederick August (Gus) Beutel appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Frederick was a farmer.
  • Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf died on 7 September 1906 in Ravensbourne, Queensland, at age 34. Her death was reported in the Queensland Times :- "Death of Mrs. A. F. Beutel. -It is with deep regret (writes a Ravensbourne correspondent, under date of the 29th ultimo) that I have to announce the demise of Mrs. A. F. Beutel (a daughter of Mr. W. Wendore, of Roadvale), which took place at her residence on Friday morning, the 7th of September, after an illness of only four days. Her death is all the more sad, as Mrs. Beutel appeared to be in perfect health the week before, but succumbed to an attack of pneumonia. Dr. Overeud, of Crow's Nest, was in attendance on Wednesday, but unfortunately no hope was entertained of her recovery, and, despite the most careful nursing, she passed quietly away as above stated, surrounded by a num her of relatives and friends, who deeply deplore their loss, for Mrs. Beutel was a charming companion, an affectionate wife, and a loving daughter and sister. Her active friendship and many charities brought her in touch with most of the people of Ravensbourne and the surrounding district. When the sad news was heard expressions of sorrow at the untimely death of a resident so universally esteemed were general. The respect in which de ceased was held was manifested by the largely-attended funeral on the following Sunday. The remains were interred in the Ravensbourne Cemetery, the Rev. B. Bottonmley, Methodist minister, officiating at the grave. Deceased leaves a sorrowing husband and a family of nine-seven girls and two boys, the youngest being only a few days old. Much sympathy has been expressed for the family and relatives, and especially for the bereaved husband. Since the above was written l learn that the deceased’s infant son died on the 12th, the child being only 10 days old. Mr, Beutel has every body's sympathy in his double bereavement."
  • She was buried in Ravensbourne Cemetery.

Children of Anna Maria Louisa Wendorf and Gustave Frederick August (Gus) Beutel

Dorothy Wendt

F, b. circa 1890

Gladys Annie Wenham

F, b. 1910, d. 23 December 1993
  • Gladys Annie Wenham was born in 1910.
  • At the age of 25 years, Gladys Annie Wenham married Anton John (Tony) Mantiet, son of Jacob Manteit and Christina Oliva, in 1935 in Queensland.
  • Gladys Annie Wenham and Anton John (Tony) Mantiet appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Haden. Tony was a farmer.
  • Gladys Annie Wenham died on 23 December 1993.
  • She was buried on 29 December 1993 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Henry Wenham

M, b. circa 1880, d. 1955

Anna Maria Ernstine Wenzel

F, b. 1885, d. 1976
  • Anna Maria Ernstine Wenzel was born in 1885 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Carl Friedrich Ludwig Wenzel and Wilhelmine Ernestine Friedricke Wolff.
  • At the age of 21 years, Anna Maria Ernstine Wenzel married Wilhelm Richard Rudolph Kamp in 1906 in Queensland.
  • Anna Maria Ernstine Wenzel and Wilhelm Richard Rudolph Kamp appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Anduramba. William was a farmer.
  • Anna Maria Ernstine Wenzel died in 1976 in Queensland.

Fredrieke Wenzel

F, b. 1823, d. 23 September 1876
  • Fredrieke Wenzel was born in 1823 in Germany. She was the daughter of Karl Wenzel.
  • Fredrieke Wenzel married Wilhelm Abraham circa 1850.
  • Fredrieke Wenzel died on 23 September 1876 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 25 September 1876 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Child of Fredrieke Wenzel and Wilhelm Abraham

Adele C Werner

F, b. 7 November 1916, d. 1918

Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner

M, b. 1899, d. 2 April 1976

Albert Louis Francis Werner. (1899-1938). Photo courtesy of Helen J.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner was born in 1899 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • He was the son of Louis Francis Albig Werner and Elizabeth French.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner commenced school at Pinelands State School on 8 August 1905. at age 5 years, his father was a teamster, and he left the school in June 1906 when the family moved to Toowoomba.
  • In 1908 Frances (nee Bezanson) and Walter Tickle visited Frances' aunt, Elizabeth Werner in Toowoomba. They brought Frances' young sister Eva with them. While they were there a family photo was taken.
  • On 12 October 1920, Albert applied for and was granted the lease of 23 acres of land on Norfolk Island, Lot 98a. He gave his address at the time as Murrumba, Queensland.
  • At the age of 23 years, Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner married Anna Coomera Boyle, daughter of George James Boyle and Anna Maria Bolden, in 1922 in Queensland.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner and Anna Coomera Boyle lived in Connandale, Queensland. Ab was involved with the timber industry. Albert had his own horse team which he used to haul sawn timber. They retired to Lawnton, Brisbane.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner and Anna Coomera Boyle appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Mt Brisbane Station, Murrumba. Albert was shown as a team driver and Anna carried out home duties. His brother Edward was also a teamster at Mt Brisbane.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner and Anna Coomera Boyle appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Lawnton. Albert was a sawmiller and Anna carried out home duties.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner and Anna Coomera Boyle appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Cedar Pocket, Colondale. Albert was a farmer and Anna carried out home duties.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner and Anna Coomera Boyle appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Gympie Road, Lawnton. Albert was a sawmill hand and Anna carried out home duties. Their youngest son also lived with them and was as timber worker also.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner and Anna Coomera Boyle appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at Mt Byron, Esk. Albert was a sawmiller and Anna carried out home duties. Two of their sons also lived at Mt Byron.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner and Anna Coomera Boyle appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at Gympie Road, Lawnton. Anna carried out home duties, there was no occupation given for Albert.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1972 living at 724 Gympie Road, Lawnton. Anna carried out home duties, there was no occupation given for Albert.
  • Albert Loius Francis (Ab) Werner died on 2 April 1976 in Lawnton, Queensland.

Alexandrina Frances (Rene) Werner

F, b. 1902, d. 1977

Alexandrine Elizabeth Werner (1902-1977). Daughter of Hermann Robert Emil Werner and Jean Mann. Photo courtesy of Helen J.
  • Alexandrina Frances (Rene) Werner was born in 1902 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • She was the daughter of Hermann Robert Emil Werner and Jean Mann.
  • At the age of 27 years, Alexandrina Frances (Rene) Werner married William James Weathered in 1929 in Wickham, New South Wales.
  • Alexandrina Frances (Rene) Werner was listed as the next of kin of William James Weathered when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 1 July 1942 in Newcastle. His service number was N449611 and he was living at Mayfield East at the time he enlisted. He gave his next of kin as his wife Alexandrina. He was discharged on 11 February 1944 with the rank of Lance Corporal in the 31 Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps Part Time Duty.
  • Alexandrina Frances (Rene) Werner was listed as the next of kin of William James Weathered when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 18 February 1944 in Sydney. He was living at Mayfield at the time of his enlistment and gave his wife Alexandria as his next of kin. He was discharge on 8 January 1946 with the rank of Leading Aircraftman at the 2nd Stores Depot. His service number was 161146.
  • In 1968,her husband, William James Weathered died in Wallsend, New South Wales.
  • Alexandrina Frances (Rene) Werner died in 1977 in New South Wales.

Catherine L Werner

F, b. May 1866, d. 6 July 1866
  • Catherine L Werner was born in May 1866 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • She was the daughter of Louis H R Werner and Magdalena (Rosina) Albig.
  • Catherine L Werner died on 6 July 1866 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia. She was six weeks old.
  • She was buried in Tenterfield Cemetery, General Section in an Unmarked Grave.

Charles Frederick Werner

M, b. 4 March 1864, d. 5 April 1928
  • Charles Frederick Werner was born on 4 March 1864 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • He was the son of Louis H R Werner and Magdalena (Rosina) Albig.
  • At the age of 19 years, Charles Frederick Werner married Catherine Rosina Geyer, daughter of Gottfred Geyer and Johanna Bort, in 1884 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Charles Frederick Werner and Catherine Rosina Geyer appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1904 living at Tent Hill. Catherine carried out home duties and Charles was a carrier.
  • Charles Frederick Werner and Catherine Rosina Geyer appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Tent Hill. Charles was a miner.
  • On 12 May 1924,his wife, Catherine Rosina Geyer died in Emmaville, New South Wales, at age 58.
  • Charles Frederick Werner died on 5 April 1928 in Emmaville, New South Wales, Australia, at age 64.
  • He was buried in Emmaville Cemetery.

Children of Charles Frederick Werner and Catherine Rosina Geyer

Charles Henry Werner

M, b. 1888, d. 1960

Charles Richard Werner

M, b. 27 January 1905, d. 15 February 1966
  • Charles Richard Werner was born on 27 January 1905 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • He was the son of Hermann Robert Emil Werner and Jean Mann.
  • Charles Richard Werner and Hermann Robert Emil Werner appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Greaves Street, Inverell. Charles and his father Robert were both labourers. Robert's youngest son Keith also lived in Greaves Street. He was a shop assistant.
  • Charles was the best man at the wedding of Keith Werner and Myrtle Merchant in October 1932 in Inverell, New South Wales; The wedding was reported in The Land newspaper :- " Werner-Merchant. - Clusters of lovely flowers decorated St. Andrew's Church, Inverell, for the wedding of Miss Myrtle Merchant, eldest daughter of Mrs. P. Carroll, of Warwick, Queensland, and Mr. Keith Werner, fourth son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Werner, of Ross Hill.
    The bride wore a lovely hand-embroidered veil with her long gown of ivory satin, and carried an armful of arum lilies. Miss Dossie Jaggers, in a dainty frock of pink georgette with trimmings of black velvet, attended the bride.
    Wearing long gowns of pale pink georgette with bandeaux of tulle and field daisies, little Misses Thelma and Iris Carroll acted as flower girls.
    Mr. Charles Werner was the best man.
    After the ceremony, Mrs. Carroll, in a smart frock of navy crepe-de-chene with trim mings of white, and Mrs. Jaggers, sister of the bridegroom, who chose a frock of black moracain, received the guests at the reception."
  • At the age of 33 years, 11 months and 1 day, Charles Richard Werner married Helena Wadge Curry on 28 December 1938 in Northbridge, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Charles Richard Werner died on 15 February 1966 in Canberra, ACT, at age 61.

Dorothy Jean Werner

F, b. 1899, d. 1966

Dorothy Jean Werner (1899-1966), daughter of Hermann Robert Emil Werner and Jean Mann. On the back "To Aunty Lizy with love". Aunty Lizy was Elizabeth Werner nee French. Photo courtesy of Helen J.

Edward (Ted) Werner

M, b. 26 August 1890, d. 26 April 1955

Edward Werner (1890-1955) on left (son of Louis Francis Albig Werner & Elizabeth French). Photo courtesy of Helen J.

  • Edward (Ted) Werner was born on 26 August 1890 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia. Witness to his birth was Mrs Newton.
  • He was the son of Louis Francis Albig Werner and Elizabeth French.
  • In 1908 Frances (nee Bezanson) and Walter Tickle visited Frances' aunt, Elizabeth Werner in Toowoomba. They brought Frances' young sister Eva with them. While they were there a family photo was taken.
  • Edward (Ted) Werner enlisted in the Military on 26 November 1915 in Ipswich. He joined the 42nd Battalion, was 24 years old, 5'8 1/2" and weighted 140 pounds, medium hair and complexion and brown eyes. His next of kin was listed as his mother Elizabeth of Mt Brisbane Station, via Esk. He served in France and was discharged in November 1918.
  • He and Jane Reid appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1919 living at Mt Brisbane Station, Murrumba. Edward lived at Mt Brisbane and was a team driver, his sister Lillian also lived at Mt Brisbane and carried out home duties. He was a team driver. His father Louis was a teamster and his mother Elizabeth carried out home duties. A Charles Werner lived at the Club Hotel Toogoolawah and was a groom (not sure of relationship to the family.)
  • At the age of 28 years, Edward (Ted) Werner married Jane Reid, daughter of Thomas Reid and Sarah Ellen Hine, in 1919 in Queensland.
  • Edward (Ted) Werner and Jane Reid appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Mt Brisbane Station, Murrumba. Edward was shown as a team driver and Jane carried out home duties. Her address was recorded as Mt Byron, via Esk. His brother Albert was also a teamster at Mt Brisbane.
  • Edward (Ted) Werner and Jane Reid appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Cromer Estate, Toowong, Queensland. Jean was shown as Jane. She carried out home duties. Edward was a carrier.
  • Edward (Ted) Werner and Jane Reid appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at 15 Markwell Street, Auchenflower. Edward was a milk vendor and Jane carried out home duties.
  • Edward (Ted) Werner and Jane Reid appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1954 living at Petrie Electoral District, Queensland.
  • Edward (Ted) Werner died on 26 April 1955 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 64.
  • He was buried on 28 April 1955 in Lutwyche Cemetery, Brisbane.

Eliza Christina Werner

F, b. 1872, d. 15 November 1908
  • Eliza Christina Werner was also known as Elizabeth.
  • She was born in 1872 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • She was the daughter of Louis H R Werner and Magdalena (Rosina) Albig.
  • At the age of 19 years, Eliza Christina Werner married George Edward Cubis, son of Edmund Cubis and Jane W Ward, in 1891 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Eliza Christina Werner died on 15 November 1908 in Tenterfield, New South Wales. She died during or just after the birth of Allan.
  • She was buried in Tenterfield Cemetery. She is buried in an unmarked grave.

Children of Eliza Christina Werner and George Edward Cubis

Elizabeth May Werner

F, b. 1889, d. 1967
  • Elizabeth May Werner was also known as May Elizabeth.
  • She was born in 1889 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.
  • She was the daughter of Hermann Robert Emil Werner and Jean Mann.
  • At the age of 25 years, Elizabeth May Werner married Robert A Westbury in 1914 in Hamilton, New South Wales. [Not certain of this marriage]
  • In 1957,her husband, Robert A Westbury died in Wallsend, New South Wales.
  • Elizabeth May Werner died in 1967 in Hamilton, New South Wales.

Elsie May Werner

F, b. 1884, d. 1972

Elsie Rose Werner

F, b. 1892, d. 21 January 1972

Children of Elsie Rose Werner and George Jaggers