William Williams

M, b. 1 December 1799
  • William Williams was born on 1 December 1799 in Philleigh, Cornwall.
  • At the age of 31 years, 7 months and 20 days, William Williams married Mary Ann Vowden, daughter of Stephen Vowden and Ann Teague, on 21 July 1831 in Veryan, Cornwall.
  • William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 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.
  • William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 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.

Children of William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden

William Williams

M, b. 1877

William Pope Williams

M, b. circa 1905, d. 1971

William R Williams

M, b. 1832
  • William R Williams was born in 1832 in Cornwall.
  • He was the son of William Williams and Mary Ann Vowden.
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census William R 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.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census William R 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.

Albertine Emilie Willims

F, b. 1875, d. 18 November 1952

Carl John Willims

M, b. 1878, d. 28 July 1963

Caroline Auguste Willims

F, b. 1877, d. 1958
  • Caroline Auguste Willims was born in 1877 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp.
  • Caroline Auguste Willims appeared on the Electoral Roll with Emilie Bertha Zupp and Johnann Willims in 1905 in Koorjarewon (Highfields). John was a farmer and Emilie carried out home duties. Their daughter Augusta Paulina (Caroline Augusta???) also lived at Koorjarewon.
  • Caroline Auguste Willims appeared on the Electoral Roll with Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp in 1908 in Koorjarewon (Highfields). John was a farmer. Amelia and Auguste carried out home duties and son Fred (surname spelt Williams) was a labourer.
  • Caroline Auguste Willims and Johnann Willims appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1937 living at Highfields. John was a farmer.
  • Caroline Auguste Willims died in 1958 in Queensland.

Christina Louisa Willims

F, b. 1885, d. 27 August 1962
  • Christina Louisa Willims was born in 1885 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp.
  • At the age of 22 years, Christina Louisa Willims married Samuel Polzin, son of Joseph Polzin and Emilie (Amelia) Panzram, in 1907 in Queensland.
  • Christina Louisa Willims and Samuel Polzin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Highfields. He was a farmer and Louisa a housewife.
  • Christina Louisa Willims died on 27 August 1962 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 29 August 1962 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Children of Christina Louisa Willims and Samuel Polzin

Ferdinand Heinrich Willims

M, b. 1880, d. 1881
  • Ferdinand Heinrich Willims was born in 1880 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp.
  • Ferdinand Heinrich Willims died in 1881 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Highfields Baptist Cemetery.

Frederick Gustav Willims

M, b. 1882, d. 2 May 1969
  • Frederick Gustav Willims was born in 1882 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp.
  • Frederick Gustav Willims appeared on the Electoral Roll with Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp in 1908 in Koorjarewon (Highfields). John was a farmer. Amelia and Auguste carried out home duties and son Fred (surname spelt Williams) was a labourer.
  • Frederick Gustav Willims married Ida Mathilda Louise Abraham, daughter of Carl Abraham and Albertine Kuhl, circa 1910.
  • Frederick Gustav Willims died on 2 May 1969.
  • He was buried on 3 May 1969 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PLAW3-002-0019.

George Edward Willims

M, b. 1890, d. 13 July 1965
  • George Edward Willims was born in 1890 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp.
  • At the age of 24 years, George Edward Willims married Anna Utschink, daughter of Gottfried Utschink and Henrietta Rundmann, in 1914 in Queensland.
  • George Edward Willims gave the bride away at the wedding of Emma Utschink and Herman Edwin Gustafson on 13 July 1921 in St Lukes Lutheran Church, Toowoomba; The Darling Downs Gazette reported on the wedding:- " GUSTAFON-UTSCHINK
    A very pretty wedding took place at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Phillip street, on the 13th July. The Rev Pastor Gutekunst performed the ceremony. The bridegroom was Mr H E Gustafson, from Wilston [Wilsonton?] and the bride Emma Utschink, daughter of the late Mr G. Utschink from Djuan. The bride looked very pretty in her white crepe de chine wedding dress, the veil having been lent to her by her sister Mrs Williams. of Bellevue-street, Middle Ridge. Mr G Williams led the bride to the alter, while Mrs Williams shly supported her sister at the function. After the ceremony the newly married couple motored to Ede's Studio and from there adjourned to the School of of Arts Hotel for the wedding breakfast."
  • On 18 May 1954,his wife, Anna Utschink died in Queensland.
  • George Edward Willims died on 13 July 1965 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 14 July 1965 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. LUTH3-004-0001.

Johan Willims

M, b. circa 1800
  • Johan Willims was born circa 1800.
  • Johan Willims married Agnetha Belemberg circa 1830.

Children of Johan Willims and Agnetha Belemberg

Johnann Willims

M, b. 1841, d. 26 August 1927
  • Johnann Willims was born in 1841 in Brockdorf, Holstein, Germany.
  • He was the son of Johan Willims and Agnetha Belemberg.
  • Johnann Willims and Peter Willims immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1864. Peter, 31 and his brother Johan 23 travelled on the Johan Cesar, leaving Hamburg on 7 Nov 1863. He was a arbeiter (worker/labourer.)
  • At the age of 33 years, Johnann Willims married Emilie Bertha Zupp, daughter of Carl Zupp and Henriette Zunker, in 1874 in Queensland.
  • Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). John was a farmer and Emilie carried out home duties. Their daughter Augusta Paulina (Caroline Augusta???) also lived at Koorjarewon.
  • Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). John was a farmer. Amelia and Auguste carried out home duties and son Fred (surname spelt Williams) was a labourer.
  • On 1 September 1922,his wife, Emilie Bertha Zupp died in Queensland.
  • Johnann Willims and Caroline Auguste Willims appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1937 living at Highfields. John was a farmer.
  • Johnann Willims died on 26 August 1927 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Highfields Baptist Cemetery.

Children of Johnann Willims and Emilie Bertha Zupp

Peter Willims

M, b. 1833, d. 26 May 1882
  • Peter Willims was also known as Peter Williams.
  • He was born in 1833 in Brockdorf, Holstein, Germany.
  • He was the son of Johan Willims and Agnetha Belemberg.
  • Peter Willims and Johnann Willims immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1864. Peter, 31 and his brother Johan 23 travelled on the Johan Cesar, leaving Hamburg on 7 Nov 1863. He was a arbeiter (worker/labourer.)
  • At the age of 35 years, Peter Willims married Margaret Culla/Cullen on 19 December 1868 in Toowoomba.
  • On 18 January 1881,Peter Willims's son, Thomas Williams was born in Crow's Nest, Queensland. His birth registration shows his father was Peter Williams, a farmer aged 48 years born Holstein, Denmark and married 19 Dec 1868 at Ipswich to Margaret formerly Culla aged 29 born Tipperary, Ireland. Previous living children were Johanna 13, John 9, Peter 7, Robert 4. One male was deceased. The informant was Margaret Williams of Crow's Nest.
  • Peter Willims died on 26 May 1882 in Highfields, Queensland. He was killed by a falling tree.

Children of Peter Willims and Margaret Culla/Cullen

Theodor Herman Willims

M, b. 1887, d. 25 June 1969

Dulcie Willis

F, b. circa 1900

George Hampden Willis

M, b. circa 1880, d. 1919

Children of George Hampden Willis and Ellen Plant

George Merveal Douglas Willis

M, b. 1908

Margaret Willis

F, b. circa 1782
  • Margaret Willis was born circa 1782 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • Margaret Willis married Thomas Mitchell circa 1800.
  • Margaret Willis and Thomas Mitchell appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Sockerty, Merriott, Somerset. Thomas is shown as a 74 year old pauper, living with his wife Margaret 69, and their son Robert 17, an agricultural labourer. Elizabeth Hooper a 23 year old married lodger, who worked as a glover and her two children Sarah aged 3 and Mary aged 1 were also lodging with the family.

Child of Margaret Willis and Thomas Mitchell

Robina May Willis

F, b. 1904

Thelma Eveline Willis

F, b. 1905

Thomas Kingston Willis

M, b. 1910

William Willis

M, b. circa 1850
  • William Willis was born circa 1850.
  • William Willis married Eliza Dring.

Child of William Willis and Eliza Dring

Hope Willmott

F, b. 19 July 1903, d. 11 May 1993

Unknown Wills

M, b. circa 1905

Ann Wills

F, b. 1872
  • Ann Wills was born in 1872 in Montacute, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Wills and Mary Hockey.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Ann Wills was living in the household of Joseph Wills and Mary Hockey in Brick Row, Llantwit Lower, Glamorganshire, Wales. Joseph is shown as a 39 year old labourer born West Coker, living with his 42 year old wife Ma(r)y born Chiselburge, and their children Mary Ann 19 a general servant born Chiselburg; Matilda 17 born Chiselburge a general servant; Ann aged 9 born Montacute and James born Llantwit aged 1. Living with them is Joseph's brother James WILLS aged 41 year old labourer pensioner born East Chinnock.

Francis Wills

M, b. circa 1720

James Wills

M, b. circa 1861
  • James Wills was born circa 1861.
  • He witnessed the marriage of George Hooper and Susan Frost on 23 July 1882 in Merriott, Somerset; The marriage record shows: George Hooper, 23, bachelor, abode Hitchings, a labourer, father George Hooper a labourer, witness James Willis. Susan Frost, 25 Spinster, abode Broadway, Factory Hand, father Thomas Frost a thatcher, witness Mary Hooper.
  • James Wills married Mary Elizabeth Hooper, daughter of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper, on 24 December 1882 in Merriott, Somerset. The marriage record shows: James Wills, 21, bachelor, Boozer Pit, labourer, father Amos Wills a labourer, witness George Hooper. Mary Elizabeth Hooper, 21, spinster, Eggwood Lane, father George Hooper a labourer, witness Susan Hooper.

James Wills

M, b. 1880
  • James Wills was born in 1880 in Llantwit, Glamorganshire, Wales.
  • He was the son of Joseph Wills and Mary Hockey.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census James Wills was living in the household of Joseph Wills and Mary Hockey in Brick Row, Llantwit Lower, Glamorganshire, Wales. Joseph is shown as a 39 year old labourer born West Coker, living with his 42 year old wife Ma(r)y born Chiselburge, and their children Mary Ann 19 a general servant born Chiselburg; Matilda 17 born Chiselburge a general servant; Ann aged 9 born Montacute and James born Llantwit aged 1. Living with them is Joseph's brother James WILLS aged 41 year old labourer pensioner born East Chinnock.

Joseph Wills

M, b. circa 1842
  • Joseph Wills was born circa 1842 in West Coker, Somerset.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Joseph Wills was living in the household of David Hockey and Ann Ware in Chiselborough, Somerset, England. David is shown as a 66 year old ag labourer, born Middle Chinnock, living with his wife Ann 63 born South Petherton, and daughter Mary 22, a leather glover born Chiselborough. There is a visitor - Joseph Wills, 19 an agricultural labourer born West Coker.
  • His marriage to Mary Hockey, daughter of David Hockey and Ann Ware, was registered in the December 1861 Quarter in Yeovil, Somerset Registration District.
  • Joseph Wills and Mary Hockey appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Brick Row, Llantwit Lower, Glamorganshire, Wales. Joseph is shown as a 39 year old labourer born West Coker, living with his 42 year old wife Ma(r)y born Chiselburge, and their children Mary Ann 19 a general servant born Chiselburg; Matilda 17 born Chiselburge a general servant; Ann aged 9 born Montacute and James born Llantwit aged 1. Living with them is Joseph's brother James WILLS aged 41 year old labourer pensioner born East Chinnock.

Children of Joseph Wills and Mary Hockey