Arthur Ainsley Brent1,2

M, b. 1903, d. 1973

Citations

  1. NSW Births Marriages Deaths, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/IndexSearch, Marriages 16351/1925 BRENT ARTHUR ; PROSSER SADIE E ; WICKHAM.
  2. NSW Births Marriages Deaths, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/IndexSearch, Deaths 81263/1973 BRENT       ARTHUR AINSLIE ; EDWIN JAMES ; ETHEL MARGARET ;NEWCASTLE.
  3. NSW Births Marriages Deaths, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/IndexSearch, Births 17508/1903 BRENT       ARTHUR A ; EDWIN J ; ETHEL M      ; WICKHAM.

Edwin James Brent1

M, b. circa 1870
  • Edwin James Brent was born circa 1870.1
  • Edwin James Brent married Ethel Margaret Brown in 1898 in Wickham, New South Wales.1,2

Child of Edwin James Brent and Ethel Margaret Brown

Citations

  1. NSW Births Marriages Deaths, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/IndexSearch, Deaths 81263/1973 BRENT       ARTHUR AINSLIE ; EDWIN JAMES ; ETHEL MARGARET ;NEWCASTLE.
  2. NSW Births Marriages Deaths, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/IndexSearch, Marriages4377/1898 BRENT EDWIN J ; BROWN ETHEL M ;      WICKHAM.

Emma Brett1,2

F, b. 5 August 1849, d. 1895
  • Emma Brett was born on 5 August 1849 in Essex, England.3
  • She immigrated to Sydney on 13 February 1857. She came on the "Plantagent" with her family.3,4
  • At the age of 16 years, Emma Brett married John Knight in 1866 in Araluen, New South Wales. They had a total of twelve children.1,5
  • Emma Brett died in 1895 in Wellington, New South Wales.3,6

Child of Emma Brett and John Knight

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Deaths 22796/1975 WERNER FLORENCE EMMA MAY JOHN EMMA.
  2. Marco Werner, "Knight Family Louis Werner," e-mail to Audrey, 19 Apr 2009.
  3. Vanna Knight, "E-mail - John Knight Descendant," e-mail to Audrey, 13 July 2011.
  4. State Records NSW, online www.records.nsw.gov.au.
  5. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 1663/1866       KNIGHT LOFIN ; BRETT       EMMA ;       BRAIDWOOD.
  6. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 4557/1896 KNIGHT EMMA ; JAMES ; SUSAN ; WELLINGTON.

Sarah Brett1

F, b. 1829, d. 27 February 1896
  • Sarah Brett was born in 1829 in England. She was the daughter of Joseph Brett and Ann Park.1,2,3
  • Her marriage, at 22 years, to Stephen Patch was registered in the March 1851 Quarter in Risbridge Registration District.1,3,4
  • Sarah Brett and Stephen Patch immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1856. Stephen 29, and Sarah 25 travelled on the James Fernie with their two daughters Deborah aged 4 and Mary an infant.5
  • Sarah Brett died on 27 February 1896 in Queensland.2,3
  • She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.6

Children of Sarah Brett and Stephen Patch

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1857/B394     Thomas     Patch     ;Stephen;     Sarah Brett.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1896/C1221     Sarah     Patch     ;Joseph Brett;     Ann Park.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Mar 1851 Brett      Sarah     ; Patch      Stephen;            Risbridge     ; 12     543;.     
  5. Assisted Immigrants to NSW, online http://www.records.nsw.gov.au/archives/…
  6. Australian Cemeteries Index, online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1863/B1219     Mary     Patch;     Stephen Patch;     Sarah Brett.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1859/B941     Isaac     Patch;     Stephen;     Sarah Brett.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1893/C445     Whyte     Alice Amelia;     Patch     Arthur.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1863/B2049     Henry     Patch     ;Stephen;     Sarah Brett.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1865/B4531     Charlotte     Patch;     Stephen;     Sarah Brett.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1867/B7636     John     Patch     ;Stephen;     Sarah Brett.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1870/C195     Lily     Patch     ;Stephen;     Sarah Bratt.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1872/C1387     Fanny     Patch;Stephen;     Sarah Brutt.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875/C369     Stephen     Patch;     Stephen;     Sarah Brett.

Albert Francis Henry Bretz1

M, b. 1893, d. 1959

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1959     B35200     Albert Francis Henry     Bretz;     Francis ;     Bertha Kropp.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893     C3074     Albert Francis Henrich     Bratz;     Francis     Bertha Kropp.

Alice Maud Bretz1

F, b. 1901

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934     C1134     Alice Maud     Bretz     ;Sydney Percy     Cox.

Alice May Bretz1

F, b. 1899, d. 16 December 1901
  • Alice May Bretz was born in 1899 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce.1
  • Alice May Bretz died on 16 December 1901 in Queensland.2,3
  • She was buried on 17 December 1901 in Douglas Cemetery.4
    Grave of Alice May, daugther of John BRETZ and Sarah Ann BOYLE , Douglas Cemetery. Copyright 2006, http://www.ChapelHill.homeip.net

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C5311     Alice May     Bretz;     John     ;Sarah Ann Boyce.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1901/C2064     Alice May     Bretz     ;John Bretz;     Sarah Ann Boyce.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…

Annie Auguste Bretz1

F, b. 1902

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902     C3148     Annie Augusta     Bretz     ;Francis;     Bertha Maria Auguste Kropp.

Arthur Henry Bretz1

M, b. 1899

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3039      Arthur Henry     Bretz;     Charles Albert;     Mary Anne Monson.

August Bretz1

M, b. 1860

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1860/C117      August     Bretz     ;John;     Johanna Rodenbacker.

Bertha Jane Bretz1

F, b. 1907

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907     B13749     Bertha Jane     Bretz;     Francis     ;Bertha Maria Auguste Kropp.

Charles Albert Bretz1

M, b. 1867, d. 28 May 1923
  • Charles Albert Bretz was born in 1867.1,2
  • He was the son of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga.1
  • At the age of 30 years, Charles Albert Bretz married Mary Ann Monson in 1897 in Queensland.3
  • Charles Albert Bretz and Mary Ann Monson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Charles was a farmer and Mary Ann carried out home duties.4
  • Charles Albert Bretz enrolled his son Charles at the new Pinelands State School on 24 October 1904. None of the other children attended the school. Perhaps he was staying with his Bretz relations at Pinelands. Charles snr was noted on the roll as a farmer of Pinelands
    ; Charles aged 6 years 10 months was enrolled at the new Pinelands State School. He left in 1906. None of his sibling attended the school. Charles may have been lving with his relatives. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.5
  • Charles Albert Bretz died on 28 May 1923 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was buried on 29 May 1923 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.2

Children of Charles Albert Bretz and Mary Ann Monson

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1923/C2114     Charles Albert     Bretz;     John Bretz;     Julia Rhodenberg.
  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 1897/C884     Bretz     Charles Albert;     Monson     Mary Anne.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1903.
  5. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898/C3002      Charles Albert     Bretz;     Charles Albert;     Mary Ann Morison.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3039      Arthur Henry     Bretz;     Charles Albert;     Mary Anne Monson.
  8. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905/C5335      Leslie John     Bretz;     Charles Albert;     Mary Anne Monson.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C5731      William Leonard     Bretz;     Charles Albert;     Mary Anne Monson.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908/C10780      Reginald Norman     Bretz;     Charles Albert     ;Mary Anne Monson.

Charles Albert Bretz1

M, b. 1898, d. 1972
  • Charles Albert Bretz was born in 1898 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Charles Albert Bretz and Mary Ann Monson.1
  • On 24 October 1904 Charles aged 6 years 10 months was enrolled at the new Pinelands State School. He left in 1906. None of his sibling attended the school. Charles may have been lving with his relatives. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.2
  • At the age of 26 years, Charles Albert Bretz married Elizabeth Jane Wright in 1924 in Queensland.3
  • Charles Albert Bretz died in 1972 in Queensland.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898/C3002      Charles Albert     Bretz;     Charles Albert;     Mary Ann Morison.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1924/C2779      Bretz     Charles Albert;     Wright     Elizabeth Jane.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1972/C1746 Charles Albert     Bretz     ;Charles Albert Bretz     ;Mary Ann Monson.

Dominick Bretz1

M, b. 1866, d. 24 January 1947
  • Dominick Bretz was born in 1866 in Highfields.1,2
  • He was the son of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga.2
  • At the age of 23 years, Dominick Bretz married Augusta Schwerin in 1889 in Queensland. Surname spelt Britz.1,3
  • Dominick Bretz and Augusta Schwerin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Dominic was a contractor.4
  • Dominick Bretz and Augusta Schwerin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. Augusta carried out home duties. No occupation was given for Domonic.5
  • Dominick Bretz died on 24 January 1947 in Queensland.1,6
  • He was buried on 25 July 1947 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.1

Children of Dominick Bretz and Augusta Schwerin

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1889     C531     Auguste     Schrverin;     Dominich     Britz.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1947     C1099     Dominick     Britz     ;John      ;Julia Ruthenbecker.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1889/C3233      Jane     Bretz     ;Dominick;     Auguste Schrverin.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C3556     Mary     Bretz;     Dominick;     Augusta Schwrien.

Dora Theresa Bretz1

F, b. 1885, d. 30 May 1945
  • Dora Theresa Bretz was also known as Dorothea Theresa.2
  • She was born in 1885 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Theodore Bretz and Augusta Kliese.1
  • Dora Theresa Bretz went missing on on 30 May 1945. Her body was found on 17 July by a wood carter at Spring Grove, Bendigo in a gully while he was out rabbit hunting. She was a former nurse at the Castlemaine Hospital.3

Child of Dora Theresa Bretz

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885     C2475     Dora Theresa     Bratz;     Theodore     ;Auguste Klese.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1930     C593     Richard Fortune Edwin     Bretz     -      Dorothea Teresa Bretz ** born Toowoomba, Queensland aged 25 years.
  3. Unknown newspaper title, The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 18 July 1945 p 3 Article.

Edith Ellen Bretz1

F, b. 12 July 1900, d. 1900

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1900     C2095     Edith Ellen     Bretz;     Henry Bretz      ;Lilly Patch.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5657 Edith Ellen     Bretz;     Henry;     Lilly Patch.

Emily Jane Bretz1

F, b. 1890, d. 8 July 1984
  • Emily Jane Bretz was born in 1890 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce.2
  • At the age of 21 years, Emily Jane Bretz married Thomas John Dukes, son of John Dukes and Harriet Jordan, in 1911 in Queensland.1
  • Emily Jane Bretz and Thomas John Dukes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Whichello, Crow's Nest. Thomas was a farmer.3
  • Emily Jane Bretz and Thomas John Dukes appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Whichello, Crow's Nest. Thomas was a farmer.4
  • On 24 December 1956,her husband, Thomas John Dukes died in Queensland.5,6
  • Emily Jane Bretz died on 8 July 1984 in Queensland.6,7
  • She was buried on 11 July 1984 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.6

Child of Emily Jane Bretz and Thomas John Dukes

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1911/C3293     Bretz     Emily Jane     ;Dukes     Thomas John.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3434     Emily Jane     Bretz     ;John;     Sarah Boyes.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1913.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930-1943.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1956/C5883     Thomas John     Dukes;     John     ;Harriet Jordan.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1984     54933     Emily Jane     Dukes;     John Bretz;     Sarah Ann Boyce.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914/C14032     Alice May     Dukes     ;Thoams John;     Emily Jane Bretz.

Ethel Lily Bretz1

F, b. 14 August 1895, d. 9 August 1985
  • Ethel Lily Bretz was born on 14 August 1895 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch.1
  • On 17 October 1904 Joseph 11 years and 4 months, and Ethel 6 years 1 month were enrolled as first day students at the new Pinelands State School. Their father, religion CofE was a farmer at Pinelands.3
  • On 17 October 1904 the Bretz children, Ethel 9 years 1 month, Fanny 6 years and six months; Joseph 11 years and 4 months and Charles 6 years 10 months (perhaps a cousin) were enrolled as first day students at the new Pinelands State School. Their father, religion CofE was a farmer at Pinelands.3
  • At the age of 31 years, 1 month and 28 days, Ethel Lily Bretz married Thomas Walter Wickham on 12 October 1926 in Congregational Church, Toowoomba, Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported :-"The Congregational Church, Hume Street, Toowoomba, had been beautified with bowls of white flowers and fern on October 12, when the wedding was celebrated of Mr. Thomas Walter Wickham (youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Janice Wickham, Hume street, Toowoomba) and Miss Ethel Lilly Bretz (eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bretz, Pinelands Crow's Nest). The Rev. C. A. Caporn officiated. Mr. Bretz gave away his daughter, who, wore a richly-beaded mariette frock, finished with small sprays of orange blossoms. Her soft tuile veil was worn with a cap caught under a circlet of orange buds, and she carried a sheaf of arum lilies and asparagus plamosus. After the ceremony the wedding guests were entertained at the residence of the bridegroom's parents. Subsequently Mr. and Mrs. Wickham left for Brisbane and Coolangatta, where the honey- moon was spent. The bride's travelling frock of henna marocain was worn with a henna crinoline hat to match."4
  • Ethel Lily Bretz died on 9 August 1985 in Drayton at age 89.1

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1895/C3230Order Product     Ethel Lilly     Bretz     ;Henry     ;Lilly Patch.
  3. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1926     C3633     Thomas Walter     Wickham;     Ethel Lilly     Bretz.

Francis Bretz1

M, b. 1859, d. January 1922
  • Francis Bretz was born in 1859 in Yandilla.1
  • He was the son of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga.1
  • At the age of 32 years, Francis Bretz married Bertha Maria Auguste Kropp in 1891 in Queensland.2
  • Francis Bretz died in January 1922 in Brisbane, Queensland.3
  • He was buried on 5 January 1922 in Toowong Cemetery.4

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1891/C670      Kropp     Bertha Maria Auguste;     Bretz     Francis.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1922     B36207     Francis     Bretz     ;John Bretz;     Julia Wurttenberg.
  4. Unknown newspaper title, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 5 January 1922 p 6 Family Notices.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1959     B35200     Albert Francis Henry     Bretz;     Francis ;     Bertha Kropp.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896     C2976     Elsie Matilda     Bratz     ;Francis;     Bertha Maria Kropp.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897     C3033     Victor Louis     Bratz;     Francis     ;Bertha Maria Augusta Kropp.     
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900     C5612     Frederick John     Bretz     ;Francis;     Bertha Maria Auguste Krop.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902     C3148     Annie Augusta     Bretz     ;Francis;     Bertha Maria Auguste Kropp.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907     B13749     Bertha Jane     Bretz;     Francis     ;Bertha Maria Auguste Kropp.

Harry Frederick William Bretz1

M, b. 1899

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3566      Harry Frederick William     Bretz;          Augusta Klese.

Harry Malcolm (Malcolm) Bretz1

M, b. 22 November 1904, d. August 1972
  • Harry Malcolm (Malcolm) Bretz was born on 22 November 1904 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch.1
  • Harry Malcolm (Malcolm) Bretz commenced school on 16 February 1910 at Pinelands State School. Herbert was six years 9 months old and Malcolm 5 years old. Their father Henry was a farmer at Pinelands. Their brother Stanley was enrolled in 1913, sister Vera 1915 and finally William in 1915.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. He was a farmer.4
  • Harry Malcolm (Malcolm) Bretz married Mary Ellen Unknown circa 1940.5
  • Harry Malcolm (Malcolm) Bretz died in August 1972 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 67.6,5
  • He was buried on 9 August 1972 in Mt Gravatt Cemetery.5

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905/C5297      Harry Malcolm     Bretz;     Henry;     Lilly Patch.
  3. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  5. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1972     B34552     Harry Malcolm     Bretz;     Henry Bretz      ;Lilly Patch.

Henry Frederick William Bretz1,2

M, b. 12 January 1868, d. 30 June 1933
  • Henry Frederick William Bretz was born on 12 January 1868 in Queensland.1,3,2,4
  • He was the son of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga.1
  • At the age of 23 years, Henry Frederick William Bretz married Lily Patch, daughter of Stephen Patch and Sarah Brett, in 1892 in Queensland.5
  • Henry Frederick William Bretz's children Ethel, Fanny and Joseph 11 were enrolled at school; Joseph 11 years and 4 months, and Ethel 6 years 1 month were enrolled as first day students at the new Pinelands State School. Their father, religion CofE was a farmer at Pinelands.6
  • On 16 February 1910Henry Frederick William Bretz enrolled his sons Herbert John Bretz and Harry Malcolm (Malcolm) Bretz in Pinelands State School. Herbert was six years 9 months old and Malcolm 5 years old. Their father Henry was a farmer at Pinelands. Their brother Stanley was enrolled in 1913, sister Vera 1915 and finally William in 1915.6
  • Henry Frederick William Bretz, as the father of the bride, attended the wedding of Ethel Lily Bretz and Thomas Walter Wickham on 12 October 1926 in Congregational Church, Toowoomba, Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported :-"The Congregational Church, Hume Street, Toowoomba, had been beautified with bowls of white flowers and fern on October 12, when the wedding was celebrated of Mr. Thomas Walter Wickham (youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Janice Wickham, Hume street, Toowoomba) and Miss Ethel Lilly Bretz (eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bretz, Pinelands Crow's Nest). The Rev. C. A. Caporn officiated. Mr. Bretz gave away his daughter, who, wore a richly-beaded mariette frock, finished with small sprays of orange blossoms. Her soft tuile veil was worn with a cap caught under a circlet of orange buds, and she carried a sheaf of arum lilies and asparagus plamosus. After the ceremony the wedding guests were entertained at the residence of the bridegroom's parents. Subsequently Mr. and Mrs. Wickham left for Brisbane and Coolangatta, where the honey- moon was spent. The bride's travelling frock of henna marocain was worn with a henna crinoline hat to match."7
  • Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. Henry was a farmer.8
  • Henry Frederick William Bretz died on 30 June 1933 in Queensland at age 65.1,3
  • He was buried on 30 June 1933 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.3

Children of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933/C3466     Henry     Bretz;     John     ;Julia Roghinberga.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1868/C398      Henry     Bretz;     John     ;Julia Riutenberger.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1892/C610     Patch     Lilly     ;Bretz     Henry.
  6. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1926     C3633     Thomas Walter     Wickham;     Ethel Lilly     Bretz.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C5689 Stanley Richard     Bretz;     Henry;     Lilly Patch.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth1911/C12611William Leonard     Bretz;     Henry;     Lilly Patch.

Herbert John Bretz1

M, b. 24 February 1903, d. March 1979
  • Herbert John Bretz was born on 24 February 1903 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch.1
  • Herbert John Bretz commenced school on 16 February 1910 at Pinelands State School. Herbert was six years 9 months old and Malcolm 5 years old. Their father Henry was a farmer at Pinelands. Their brother Stanley was enrolled in 1913, sister Vera 1915 and finally William in 1915.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. He was a farmer.4
  • Herbert John Bretz died in March 1979 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 76.5
  • He was buried on 19 March 1979 in Hemmant Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C4794      Herbert John     Bretz;     Henry;     Lilly Patch.
  3. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1979     B94398     Herbert John     Bretz;     Henry Bretz      ;Lilly Patch.
  6. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899

Hilda Bretz1

F, b. 1890

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3440      Hillda     Bretz     ;Theodor;     Augusta Kliese.

Isabella Bretz1

F, b. 1897, d. 12 July 1968
  • Isabella Bretz was born in 1897 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce.3,2
  • Isabella was a bridesmaid at the wedding of John William Anger and Sarah Ann Bretz, daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce, on 29 October 1913 in St Luke's Church, Toowomba; An article on the wedding appeared in the Darling Downs Gazette "ANGER— BETZ. At St. Luke's Church yesterday morning at 12.30, the marriage took place of Mr J. Anger, son of Mr and Mrs. C. A. Anger, of Pechey, to Miss S. Bretz, daughter of Mrs John Bretz, Groomsville, Crow's Nest. The Rev. Canon Oakeley officiated. The bride was given away by her father, and looked very graceful in her lovely wedding gown of ivory, duchesse satin, the draped skirt; caught at one side with a large satin rose and finished with a 'Sunshine' sash. The cross-over bodice was draped with Brussels lace, and opened over a vest of finely tucked net and lace, a large satin rose appearing en corsage. A handsome veil of embroidered Brussels net, draped over a coronet of orange blossoms completed the toilette. The bridegroom's gift was a gold brooch. The bride was attended by her sisters, Isabel and Maud, as bridesmaids. They wore pretty white silk frocks with sprays of orange blossom and white droop hats trimmed with rosettes of silk, Miss Isabel's being wreathed with pink flowers. The bridegroom presented them with pretty gold brooches. Mr. Benjamin Fitch supported the bridegroom as best man. After the ceremony the bridal party drove to the Bain Studio, where they were photographed, and afterwards to the Harp of Erin Hotel, where the wedding breakfast was held. On leaving for Brisbane and Tweed Heads, where the honeymoon will be spent, the bride wore a coat and skirt of navy serge with a cream vest, and a smart bowler hat of navy tagel with swathed crown of floral silk, finished at the side with a pretty lancer plume.4,5,6
  • At the age of 29 years, Isabella Bretz married Herman Ernest Briese, son of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark, in 1926 in Queensland.1
  • Isabella Bretz and Herman Ernest Briese appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Plainby, Crow's Nest. Herman was a labourer.7
  • On 15 April 1966,her husband, Herman Ernest Briese died in Queensland at age 64.8,9
  • Isabella Bretz died on 12 July 1968 in Queensland.8,10
  • She was buried on 13 July 1968 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.8

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1926/C3625     Briese     Herman Ernst;     Bretz     Isabel.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897/C5320     Isabella     Bretz;     John;     Sarah Ann Boyce.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897/C5320     Isabella     Bretz     ;John;     Sarah Ann Boyce.
  4. Hirning Family Tree, online http://www.hirning.org/australia/salome.html
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1913/C3600     Bretz     Sarah Ann     ;Anger     John William.
  6. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Darling Downs Gazette (Qld. : 1881 - 1922) Thursday 30 October 1913 p 6 Article.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowomba Cemetery.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966     C2758     Herman Ernst     Briese;     August Ferdinand Briese      ;Anna Maria Stark.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1968     C5096     Isabella     Briese;     John Bretz      ;Sarah Ann Boyce.

Ivy May Bretz1

F, b. 1908, d. 20 December 1985

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1957     C1083     John Charles     Plant;     Charles Alfred;      Ivy May Bretz.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

James Albert Bretz1

M, b. 1901, d. 28 October 1977
  • James Albert Bretz was born in 1901 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce.1
  • James Albert Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer and most likely lived with his mother Sarah and brother John.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Sarah Ann Boyce in 1943 in Groomsville. Sarah carried out home duties and her sons John and James Albert were farmers.3
  • James Albert Bretz died on 28 October 1977 in Queensland.4,5
  • He was buried on 1 November 1977 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1901/C5389     James Albert     Bretz;     John     ;Sarah Ann Boyce.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  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 1977     C7278     James Albert     Bretz;     John Bretz ;     Sarah Ann Boyce.

Jane Bretz1

F, b. 1889, d. 1958

Children of Jane Bretz and John Joseph Lobwein

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1889/C3233      Jane     Bretz     ;Dominick;     Auguste Schrverin.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1906/C778 Lobwein     John Joseph;     Bretz     Jane.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1958     C5431     Jane     Lobwein     ;Dominic Bretz ;     Augusta Schwerin.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907     C3534     Florence     Lobwein;     John Joseph     ;Jane Bretz.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909     C10939     Lawrence     Lobwein;     John Joseph     ;Jane Bretz.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910     C12171     Walter     Lobwein;     John Joseph;     Jane Bretz.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912     C12836     Leslie     Lobwein;     John Joseph;     Jane Bretz.

Jane Julia Bretz1

F, b. 18 February 1864

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1906/C778 Lobwein     John Joseph;     Bretz     Jane.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1881     C694     Jane Julea     Bratz     ;Hermann     Koch.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1907     C1564     Hermann     Koch;     Wilhelm Friedrich Koch      ;Lena Federer.

Johann Bretz1

M, b. 1826, d. 14 December 1904
  • Johann Bretz was born in 1826 in Germany. He was the son of John Bretz.1,2,3,4
  • Johann Bretz married Juliana Roghinberga circa 1855.1
  • Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1855. John 30 and Julia 23 travelled on the Grasbrook.5
  • Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Meringandan. John was a farmer.6
  • Johann Bretz died on 14 December 1904 in Queensland.2,4
  • He was buried on 16 December 1904 in Douglas Cemetery.2,3
    Grave of Johann and Julia (nee ROGHINBERGA) BRETZ , Douglas Cemetery. Copyright 2006, http://www.ChapelHill.homeip.net

Children of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1921/C2127     John     Bretz;     John Bretz     ;Julia Rathenberg.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1904     C1781     John     Bretz     John Bretz      - ** born Germany aged 28 ?? years.
  5. NSW State Archives, NSW Immigration Index Moreton Bay 1848 - 59.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Meringandan 1903.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1931/C3106     Theodor     Bretz;     Johann     ;Julianna Rodenbacker.
  8. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1860/C117      August     Bretz     ;John;     Johanna Rodenbacker.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1861/C242      Mary     Bretz     ;John     ;Julia Rotenburg.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1906/C778 Lobwein     John Joseph;     Bretz     Jane.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1923/C2114     Charles Albert     Bretz;     John Bretz;     Julia Rhodenberg.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933/C3466     Henry     Bretz;     John     ;Julia Roghinberga.