Horace Stanley Williams1

M, b. between September 1871 and December 1871, d. 10 May 1932
  • Horace Stanley Williams was born between September 1871 and December 1871 in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales. He was the son of William GRIFFITH and Elizabeth MORGAN. His birth was registered in the Swansea Registration District in the December 1871 Quarter.1,2,3,4
  • He immigrated to Queensland on 18 September 1877. Horace aged 5, travelled with his parents William G Williams, 43, and mother Elizabeth 37 and other family members.5
  • Horace Stanley Williams married Elizabeth Whitley Forrest in 1897 in Queensland.1,6
  • Horace Stanley Williams died on 10 May 1932 in Cloncurry, Queensland. Notification of his death appeared in The Courier Mail on 11 May 1932 and read
    "Mr. H. S. Williams, Sen,
    The death took place in the Cloncurry Hospital yesterday of Mr HoraceStanley Williams, sen, Queensland Inspector of Aerodromes.
    The late Mr. Williams was well known in Toowoomba for many years as a buildingcontractor before he joined the Commonwealth service.
    He is survived by his widow and three sons."2,3

Children of Horace Stanley Williams and Elizabeth Whitley Forrest

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1902/3263     Alexander Forrest     Williams;     Horace Stanley;     Elizabeth Forrest.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1932/C1403     Horace Stanley     Williams;     William Griffith     ;Elizabeth Morgan.
  3. Lindsay Parry, "Email re Horace Williams," e-mail to Audrey, 6 November 2011.
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Dec 1871 WILLIAMS      Horace Stanley      ;      Swansea      ;11a     601.
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1897/646 Williams     Horace Stanley;     Somerville     Elizabeth.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C3586     Horace Stanley     Williams;     Horace Stanley;     Elizabeth Forrest.

Horace Stanley Williams1

M, b. 1900

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C3586     Horace Stanley     Williams;     Horace Stanley;     Elizabeth Forrest.

James Frederick Stanley Williams1

M, b. circa 1880, d. 1953
  • James Frederick Stanley Williams was born circa 1880. He was the son of James Williams and Annie Hughs.1
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. James was a farmer.1
  • James Frederick Stanley Williams died in 1953 in Queensland.2

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1953     B42051     James Frederick     Williams;     James      ;Annie Hughes.

James H(enry) Williams1

M, b. 1846
  • James H(enry) Williams was born in 1846 in Veryan, Cornwall.1
  • He was the son of William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden.1
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census James H(enry) Williams was living in the household of William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden in Trevella, Feock. William senior is shown as a 51 year old labourer born Philleigh, livng with his wife Mary A, 41, born Merthyr, and their children William R Williams, 18 a sailor, Elizabeth A, a 16 year old dressmaker, Emma J 15, Lavinia 12, a scholar, James H 5 - all born Veryan and Edwin 3 born Feock.2

Citations

  1. George Weight, "Descendatns of Stephen Vowden & Ann Teague."
  2. Cornwall Census Project 1851, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Parish of St Feock - Folio 797 Page 12.

Jessie Ellen Williams1

F, b. 12 October 1915, d. 12 January 1999

Citations

  1. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."
  2. Jenny, "Selby Family," e-mail to Audrey, 30 apr 2014.

Joan Williams1

F, b. circa 1695

Children of Joan Williams and John Lower

Citations

  1. Cornwall OPC Web Site, online http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/, Marriages - Details of record ID 397670 Phillmores Transcribed by Linda Newkirk.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch C053181.

John Williams1

M, b. 30 August 1871, d. 26 April 1951

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1891     C945     Emma     Humberdross     ;John     Williams.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1871     C668     John     Williams;     Peter;     Margaret Cullen.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1951     B31859     John     Williams;     Peter ;     Margaret Cullen.
  4. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 160.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1935     C1051     Emma     Williams;     Abraham Humberdross      ;Fredericka Wassmund.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

John Ernest (Ernest) Williams1

M, b. 31 January 1909, d. 17 October 1985

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1909/C010826 Williams John Ernest Frederick Emma Birrer.
  2. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 17/9/1929     C2663     Ernest John     Williams;     Violet Wilmot     Reinke.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C202     Violet Wilmot     Williams     ;Charles William Reinke ;     Ellen Elizabeth Vicary.

John George Williams

M, b. circa 1880

Children of John George Williams and Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 02/001198.
  2. Genes Reunited, online http://www.genesreunited.com.au, Lyn Stewart's Site.
  3. Ancestry.com (Cemetery Index), online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php, Australian Electoral Roles 1901- 1936.

Joseph Williams1

M, b. circa 1790
  • Joseph Williams was born circa 1790.1
  • Joseph Williams married Mary Unknown circa 1810.2

Children of Joseph Williams and Mary Unknown

Citations

  1. Baptisms, Mevagissey Baptisms.
  2. Baptisms, Mevagissey Baptisms, Joseph     WILLIAMS     son of     Joseph & Mary,     02nd. October,     1811     Twin to Martha.
  3. Baptisms, Mevagissey Baptisms, Joseph     WILLIAMS son of     Joseph & Mary,02nd. October, 1811     Twin to Martha.

Joseph Williams1

F, b. 2 November 1811
  • Joseph Williams was baptized on 2 November 1811 in Mevagissey, Cornwall. Twin to Martha.1
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Williams and Mary Unknown.1
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Joseph Williams was living in the household of Elizabeth Williams in Pascoe's Court, Mevagissey. Elizabeth is shown as 25 years old, living with her children Elizabeth 6; John 4 and Martha 1. Her brother Joseph, 30 a mariner and mother Mary are also in the ho
    usehold. All were born in the county.2

Citations

  1. Baptisms, Mevagissey Baptisms, Joseph     WILLIAMS son of     Joseph & Mary,02nd. October, 1811     Twin to Martha.
  2. Cornwall Census - 1841, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Enumeration District 10;Civil Parish of Mevagissey.

Joseph Williams1

M, b. 1879, d. 1879
  • Joseph Williams died in 1879 in Wellington, New South Wales.2
  • He was born in 1879 in Wellington, New South Wales.1
  • He was the son of Alfred Williams and Fanny Bird.1

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Births 9528/1879       WILLIAMS       JOSEPH ;      ALFRED      ; FANNY ;      WELLINGTON.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 9528/1879       WILLIAMS ;      JOSEPH ;      ALFRED       FANNY      ; WELLINGTON.

Joseph Irving Williams

M, b. 2 October 1911

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Qld Birth Ref 11/006338.
  2. Ancestry.com (Cemetery Index), online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php, Australian Electoral Roles 1901- 1936.

Joyce Margaret Williams1

F, b. 22 August 1915, d. 3 January 1995

Citations

  1. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."
  2. Crows Nest & District Tourist and Progress Association Inc, " From Tall Timbers", Page 50.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1967     C3019     Donald William     Andrew;     Alfred Sidney Andrew      ;Elizabeth Ellen Gregson.

Katherine Grace Williams1

F, b. 9 August 1917, d. 20 December 1992

Citations

  1. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."

Keppel Chalres Williams1

M, b. 22 January 1892, d. 21 August 1968
  • Keppel Chalres Williams was born on 22 January 1892 in Charleville, Queensland. He was the son of Charles Thomas Williams and Caroline Gunnowrie.1,2
  • At the age of 25 years, 6 months and 17 days, Keppel Chalres Williams married Maria Margaret Kidman, daughter of Samuel Kidman and Ann Cogan, on 8 August 1917 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1
  • Keppel Chalres Williams died on 21 August 1968 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 76.3
  • He was buried on 23 August 1968 in Pinaroo Cemetery. William Henry Kidman and Maria Margaret Williams his wife are buried with him.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1917/C2398     Kidman     Margaret Maria;     Williams     Keppel Charles.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C2302     Keppel Charles     Williams;     Charles Thomas;     Caroline Gunnowrie.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1968     B99814     Keppel Charles     Williams;     Charles Thomas Williams ;     Caroline Gunnowrie.
  4. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899

Lavinia Williams1

F, b. 1839
  • Lavinia Williams was born in 1839 in Cornwall.1
  • She was the daughter of William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden.1
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Lavinia Williams was living in the household of William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden in Calendra, Veryan. William senior is shown as a 40 year old agricultural labourer living with his 30 year old wife Mary and their children William 9, Elizabeth 6, Emma 5 and Lavinia 2. All were born in the county.1
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Lavinia Williams was living in the household of William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden in Trevella, Feock. William senior is shown as a 51 year old labourer born Philleigh, livng with his wife Mary A, 41, born Merthyr, and their children William R Williams, 18 a sailor, Elizabeth A, a 16 year old dressmaker, Emma J 15, Lavinia 12, a scholar, James H 5 - all born Veryan and Edwin 3 born Feock.2

Citations

  1. Cornwall Census - 1841, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Calendra, Veryan Parish Enumeration District 8 Book 10 Folio 38 Page 10.
  2. Cornwall Census Project 1851, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kayhin/…, Parish of St Feock - Folio 797 Page 12.

Leslie Arthur Williams1

M, b. 19 October 1914, d. 30 November 1992

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1914/C014455 Williams Leslie Arthur Cornwall Edgar Annie Eugenie Stenzel.
  2. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Lillian Grace Williams1

F, b. 19 July 1896, d. 18 September 1991
  • Lillian Grace Williams was born on 19 July 1896 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Owen Charles Williams and Bertha Mathilda Fiedrike Nitz.1
  • At the age of 24 years, 10 months and 6 days, Lillian Grace Williams married John Henry Rogash, son of Johann Gottieb Ferdinand (Robert) Rogash and Emiline Eleanor (Maria) Lindner, on 25 May 1921 in Toowoomba, Queensland.2
  • On 29 September 1926 the results of recently held music examinations were published in The Brisbane Courier -.3
  • The following article appeared in the The Courier Mail on 13 February 1930. "CROW'S NEST. Presentation.-At the Pinelands Hall on Friday night a representative gathering assembled to farewell Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Rogash. who are shortly leaving to take up dairying work in the Goomeri district. Music for the dancing was supplied by Mrs. A. Burgess, Misses Dascombe, Pukallus, and Trost, Messrs. C. C. Gossow, E. Trost. Smoothy, Mr. Bert Smoothy acted at M.C. During an Interval presentations were made to Mr. and Mrs. Rogash. Messrs. Wm. Stark, O. Morice, and L. Dascombe (Shire Council representatives) Mr Jas Barnes (president of the Crows Nest A H and I Society) and Messrs Alan Brosnan and T H Patch all spoke in eulogistic terms regarding the guests or the evening Mr C Morgenstein in making the presentation of a wallet of notes, to Mr Rogash and a handsome handbag to Mrs Rogash expressed the general regret felt at their departure."4
  • Lillian Grace Williams died on 18 September 1991 in Hervey Bay at age 95.2
  • She was buried. Lillian's ashes were taken to Goomeri Cemetery to be placed with her husband's.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1896/C003558 Williams Lillian Grace Owen Charles Bertha Matilda Friedrich Nitz.
  2. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."
  3. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 29 September 1926 p 11 Article.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 13 February 1930 p 18 Article.

Lily Anne Williams

F, b. 16 July 1879, d. 4 August 1956
  • Lily Anne Williams was born on 16 July 1879 in Queensland, Australia.1
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Williams and Catherine Maddern.
  • At the age of 20 years and 17 days, Lily Anne Williams married Edward Emmerson, son of John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar, on 2 August 1899 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.2
  • Lily Anne Williams and Edward Emmerson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. Edward worked as a timber getter. His parents were farming at Anduramba at the time.3
  • In 1905 Edward with his brother Thomas erected a sawmill, known as Stonehouse, in Blackbutt. The name was later changed to Blackbutt sawmill. They hauled the steam engine purchased from the Ipswich Railway yards up the Blackbutt range with a horse team. In 1907 he returned to Crow's Nest, leaving Thomas to run the mill. His wife, Lily had suffered a stoke after the birth of their daughter Lily and needed to be closer to medical help. He established a planing mill in Crow's Nest beside his house. He ran this until 1936.4
  • Lily Anne Williams and Edward Emmerson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Crow's Nest. He was a sawmiller.5
  • In 1924 Edward built a powerhouse in Crow's Nest behind the sale yards using timber from the recently closed and dismantled Pechey sawmill.4
  • Lily Anne Williams and Edward Emmerson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Edward was a sawmiller and Percy an engine driver. Lilly Olive was a music teacher.6
  • Lily Anne Williams and Edward Emmerson appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1954 living at Crow's Nest. Edward was an electricity supplier.7
  • Lily Anne Williams died on 4 August 1956 in Crow's Nest at age 77.8,9,10
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.8

Children of Lily Anne Williams and Edward Emmerson

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1879/005350.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1899/C001091 Emmerson Edward Lily Ann Williams.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs - Crow's Nest.
  4. John Kerr, ""Geographical Overview of Sawmills.""
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1913.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs; Sub Division Crow's Nest 1943-1954.
  8. Crows Nest Cemetery Graves, online http://www.crowsnestshire.qld.gov.au/sub/cemetery/…, G 562 U H EMMERSON Lily Ann EMME 04Aug 1956 Page 14.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1956/C4286     Lily Ann     Emmerson;     Thomas Williams;     Catherine Maddern.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1901/C003055 Emmerson Norman Edward Edward Lily Ann Williams.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1902/C003106 Emmerson Hannah Eliza Edward Lily Ann Williams.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1903/C004821 Emmerson Percy Arthur Edward Lily Ann Williams.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1905/C005306 Emmerson Irving William Edward Lily Ann Williams.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1907/C000945 Emmerson Lily Olive Edward Lily Ann Williams.

Mabel Doris Williams1

F, b. 25 October 1896, d. 8 December 1950
  • Mabel Doris Williams was born on 25 October 1896. She was the daughter of Alfred Williams and Jennie Leonard Bolton.1,2
  • At the age of 18 years, Mabel Doris Williams married Alfred Edward Pechey, son of Edward Wilmont Pechey and Helen Maria Bond, in 1915 in Queensland.1,3
  • Mabel Doris Williams and Alfred Edward Pechey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pechey. Alfred was a mill manager.1
  • Mabel Doris Williams died on 8 December 1950 in Queensland at age 54.2,4
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. CE1-00G-0001.4

Children of Mabel Doris Williams and Alfred Edward Pechey

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1951     C978     Mabel Doris     Pechey;     Alfred Williams ;     Jennie Leonard Bolton.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1915     C1888     Mabel Doris     Williams;     Alfred Edward     Pechey.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1916     C2800     Mary     Pechey;     Alfred Edward Pechey ;     Mabel Doris Williams.

Mabel Edith Williams

F, b. 26 March 1907

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Qld Birth Ref 07/009021.
  2. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Qld Marr Ref 1927001389.

Margaret Jane Williams1

F, b. circa 1890, d. 1965

Child of Margaret Jane Williams and Norman Cecil Cossart

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Births 1913/6832     Myfanwy     Cossart;     Norman Cecil;     Margaret Jane Williams.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1911/1083 Cossart Norman Cecil; Margaret Jane Williams.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Deaths 1944/66719 Norman Cecil     Cossart;     Joseph;     Annie Bidgood.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965/B73427     Margaret Jane     Cossart.

Mark Williams

M, b. 9 March 1874, d. 13 June 1907
  • Mark Williams was born on 9 March 1874 in Stanthorpe, Queensland, Australia.1
  • He was the son of Thomas Williams and Catherine Maddern.
  • Mark Williams died on 13 June 1907 in Richmond Hospital, Queensland, at age 33.2,3

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1874/003709.
  2. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1907     C1962     Mark     Williams     ;Thomas John Williams     ;Charlotte Maddern.

Mary Williams1

F, b. 1857
  • Mary Williams was born in 1857 in Wales.1
  • Her marriage, at 26 years, to Thomas Breacher was registered in the March 1883 Quarter in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire Registration District. Thomas was a miner.1,2
  • Mary Williams and Thomas Breacher immigrated to Queensland on 4 October 1887. Thomas 30, and Mary 30, travelled on the "Chyebassa" to Australia. Their three children came with them - Alfred aged 3, Mary 1 and an infant John. The baby may have been Thomas Jenkin Breacher who died on the voyage as there is no further record of a John Breacher.3
  • On 10 April 1888,her husband, Thomas Breacher died in Mt Morgan, Queensland.1,4,5
  • On 22 December 1894 an article appeared in The Rockhampton Morning Bulleton stating"MINING NOTES.The following application has been posted at the office of the Gold Warden. FRIDAY Mrs. Mary Breacher, Mount Morgan, applying for a goldfields homestead of one rood, situated at allotment 7, section 20, Pattison-Street, Mount Morgan."6
  • In 1897 Mary married Joseph Bedford.7

Children of Mary Williams and Thomas Breacher

Citations

  1. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Mar 1883 BREACHER      Thomas ;Williams      Mary     ;       Merthyr T     ; 11a     557.
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Immigration 1848-1912.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1888/C2333 ThomasBreacher ; Thomas Breacher ; Mary Ann - ;** born England aged 32 years.
  5. Australian Cemeteries Index, online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php, Mt Morgan Cemetery.
  6. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, 22 Dec 1894 The Rockhampton Morning Bulleton.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1897/C2188 Bedford Joseph ; Breacher Mary.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888/C6192Ann Jane Breacher ;Thomas ; Mary Williams.

Mary Ann Williams

F, b. 13 October 1913

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 13/007240.

Nora Williams1

F, b. 22 June 1913, d. 11 July 1941

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1913/C013965 Williams Nora Frederick Emma Birrer.
  2. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."

Owen Charles Williams

M, b. 3 January 1872, d. 9 July 1942

Step-brothers Louis David Ward (1868-1954) & Owen Williams (1872-1942). Photo thanks to B. Grunwald
  • Owen Charles Williams was born on 3 January 1872 in Stanthorpe, Queensland, Australia.1,2
  • He was the son of Thomas Williams and Catherine Maddern.
  • In 1890 he was Farmer,"Rosevale" Plainby.
  • At the age of 22 years, 11 months and 9 days, Owen Charles Williams married Bertha Mathilda Fiedrike Nitz, daughter of Carl (Karl) August Ferdinand Nitz and Holdene Henrietta Tesch, on 12 December 1894 in Douglas, Queensland, Australia.3
  • In 1903 he was Member Crows Nest Show Society.
  • Owen Charles Williams and Bertha Mathilda Fiedrike Nitz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. Owen was a farmer, as were his brothers Cornwall and Frederick at Djuan.4
  • Owen Charles Williams and Bertha Mathilda Fiedrike Nitz appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1908 and 1930 living at Plainby, Crow's Nest. Owen was shown as a farmer and Bertha carried out home duties.5
  • On 22 February 1938,his wife, Bertha Mathilda Fiedrike Nitz died in Crow's Nest, Queensland.6,7,8
  • Owen Charles Williams died on 9 July 1942 in Crow's Nest, Queensland, at age 70.9,10
  • He was buried on 10 July 1942 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.9,7
  • The following article appeared in the The Courier Mail on 22 July 1942. "The death is announced of Mr. Owen Charles Williams, 70, of Plainby. He was born in Drayton, and selected land at Plainby in 1893. He was instrumental in having a State school built at Plainby, and was a member of the committee for 40 years and chairman for most of that time. He was superintendent of the Plainby Methodist Sunday School for 21 years, and a local preacher for 43 years. He was a member of the Crow's Nest A., H.and I. Society since its inception in 1902 was president for many years, and some years ago was elected patron. He also was a member of the Goombungee Haden A., H., and P. Society, and judged farm produce at many shows. From 1930 to 1939 he was a director of the Downs Co-operative Dairy Association. His wife died four years ago. He is survived by two sons — Messrs. T. C. and V. O. Williams (Plainby) — and two daughters— Mesdames J. Rogash (Goomeri) and D. Andrew (Crow’s Nest.)11"

Children of Owen Charles Williams and Bertha Mathilda Fiedrike Nitz

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, 1872/003060.
  2. Robin Smith, "Crow's Nest History."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1894/C000803 Williams Owen Charles Bertha Mathilde Fiedrike Nitz.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Plainby 1903.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crow's Nest 1908-1930.
  6. Crows Nest Cemetery Graves, online http://www.crowsnestshire.qld.gov.au/sub/cemetery/…, O 300 U H WILLIAMS Bertha WILL 23Feb 1938 Page 12.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 22/2/ 1938/C1069     Bertha Matilda Frederica     Williams;     Karl August Ferdinand Nitz;     Haldine Tesch.
  9. Crows Nest Cemetery Graves, online http://www.crowsnestshire.qld.gov.au/sub/cemetery/…, O 357 U H WILLIAMS Owen Charles WILL 10Jul 1942 Page 12.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 9/7/1942     C3931     Owen Charles     Williams     Thomas      Catherine Maddern.
  11. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier Mail - 22/7/1942.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1896/C003558 Williams Lillian Grace Owen Charles Bertha Matilda Friedrich Nitz.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1903/C002617 Williams Theophilus Cornwall Owen Charles Bertha Matilda Friedrich Nitz.
  14. Patricia Williams, Book - "From Cornwall to Crows Nest."

Peter Williams1

M, b. 1874, d. 4 January 1950
  • Peter Williams was born in 1874 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Peter Willims and Margaret Culla/Cullen.1
  • Peter Williams died on 4 January 1950 in Brisbane, Queensland.2,3
  • He was buried on 5 January 1950 in Toowong Cemetery. 8-70-23.3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1874     C4068     Peter     Williams;     Peter;     Margaret Cullen.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1950     B25255     Peter     Williams;     Peter ;     Margaret Cullen.
  3. S Phillips, "Email - S Phillips," e-mail to Audrey, Various 2015.

Phillip Williams1

M, b. 1877, d. 1953
  • Phillip Williams was born in 1877 in Dubbo, New South Wales.1,2
  • He was the son of Alfred Williams and Fanny Bird.1
  • Phillip Williams died in 1953 in Wellington, New South Wales.1

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 6622/1953       WILLIAMS       PHILLIP ;       ALFRED      ; FANNY       WELLINGTON.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 11236/1877       WILLIAMS       PHILIP;       ALFRED ;       FANNY      ; DUBBO.