Elsie Matilda Bretz/Bratz1

F, b. 1896

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896     C2976     Elsie Matilda     Bratz     ;Francis;     Bertha Maria Kropp.

Victor Louis Bretz/Bratz1

M, b. 1897

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897     C3033     Victor Louis     Bratz;     Francis     ;Bertha Maria Augusta Kropp.     

Charles Brewer1

M, b. 1871, d. 28 May 1951

Charles Brewer (1871-1951) on his wedding day 1 March 1898 at Crow's Nest - (Photo - David Warren)
  • Charles Brewer was born in 1871 in Owmby, Lincolnshire, England. He was the son of Christopher and Mary Pettinger.1,2
  • He was the son of Christopher Brewer and Mary Pettinger.3,4
  • Charles Brewer immigrated on 4 February 1888 to Brisbane with William Pettinger and Sarah Jane Page. William James aged 26, and Sarah 24 travelled on the Duke of Argyll with their daughers Mary Jane 4 and Ellen aged 2. With them was William's step brother Charles Brewer. Both William and Charles were farm labourers from Lincoln. The surname was recorded on the ships manifold as PETHINGER.5
  • At the age of 27 years, Charles Brewer married Ellen Caroline Brown, daughter of Edward Brown and Margaret Bowden, on 1 March 1898 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1,6
  • Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. Charles was a farmer.7
  • Charles Brewer enrolled his son Charles Edward Brewer in Pinelands State School on 17 October 1904. Second son John also attended the school, as did Maudie, Ivey, Thomas and Eadie
    ; Charles was a first day pupil and was 5 years 6 months old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.8
  • On 4 February 1912,Charles Brewer's son, Fred Brewer was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.9
  • Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. Charles was a farmer.10
  • Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pinelands, Crow's Nest. Charles was a farmer. Their son Percy was a farm labourer at Pinelands.11
  • Charles Brewer died on 28 May 1951 in Queensland.9,12
  • He was buried on 29 May 1951 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. CE1-00D-0030.9

Children of Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3316 Charles Edward     Brewer;     Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Mar 1871 BREWER      Charles      ;      Lincoln;      7a 519.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com, Marriages Dec 1863 Brewer      Christopher     ;Pettinger      Mary           ; Lincoln      7a     977.
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted immigration Index 1829-1912.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1898/C607 Brown     Ellen Caroline;     Brewer     Charles.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1903.
  8. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1951     C2439     Charles     Brewer     ;Christopher ;     Mary Barry.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5680      John Robert     Brewer     ;Charles     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C5529      William James     Brewer;     Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907/C5930      Maudie Even     Brewer     ;Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C10889 Ivey Maurial     Brewer;     Charles     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C12660      Fred     Brewer;     Charles     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C13548      Thomas George     Brewer;     Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.

Charles Edward Brewer1

M, b. 1899, d. 1973

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1926/C1791     Brewer     Charles Edward;     Smoothy     Laura Jane Isabella.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3316 Charles Edward     Brewer;     Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.
  3. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1973/C3340 Charles Edward     Brewer     ;Charles Brewer     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.

Christopher Brewer1

M, b. 1823
  • Christopher Brewer was born in 1823.1
  • His marriage, at 40 years, to Mary Pettinger was registered in the December 1863 Quarter in Lincon, Linconshire Registration District.2

Child of Christopher Brewer and Mary Pettinger

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com, Marriages Dec 1863 Brewer      Christopher     ;Pettinger      Mary           ; Lincoln      7a     977.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Dec 1863 Brewer      Christopher     ;Pettinger      Mary           ; Lincoln      7a     977.

Fred Brewer1

M, b. February 1912, d. 4 February 1912
  • Fred Brewer was born in February 1912 in Queensland.1
  • He was buried on 4 February 1912 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.2
  • Fred Brewer died on 4 February 1912 in Queensland.3,2
  • He was the son of Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C12660      Fred     Brewer;     Charles     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1912/C4287      Fred     Brewer     ;Charles     ;Ellen Caroline.

Ivey Murial Brewer1

F, b. 16 March 1909

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C10889 Ivey Maurial     Brewer;     Charles     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1936/C988      Morice     Eric Robert;     Brewer     Ivey Maurial.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.

John Robert Brewer1

M, b. 1900, d. July 1969

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5680      John Robert     Brewer     ;Charles     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1928/C3742      Brewer     John Robert;     Arndt     Margaret Christina May.
  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 1967     C4750     Margaret Christina May     Brewer;     Friedrich Wilhelm Arndt      ;Margaret Sondergeld.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1969/C5068      John Robert     Brewer     ;Charles Brewer     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Maudie Even Brewer1

F, b. 1907
  • Maudie Even Brewer was born in 1907 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown.1
  • Maudie Even Brewer commenced school in 1913 at Pinelands State School. She 5 years old. Her father was a farmer at Pinelands.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907/C5930      Maudie Even     Brewer     ;Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."

Percy Henry Brewer1

M, b. 21 November 1914, d. October 2014
  • Percy Henry Brewer was born on 21 November 1914.1
  • He was the son of Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown.1
  • Percy Henry Brewer commenced school on 26 January 1921 at Pinelands State School. He was 6 years 4 months old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.1
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown in 1943 in Pinelands, Crow's Nest. Charles was a farmer. Their son Percy was a farm labourer at Pinelands.2
  • Percy Henry Brewer died in October 2014 in Crow's Nest at age 99.3

Citations

  1. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  3. Conversation, unknown informant.

Thomas George Brewer1

M, b. 5 February 1913, d. 1966

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C13548      Thomas George     Brewer;     Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1936/C4744      Brewer     Thomas George;     Stark     Marge Clara.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966/B81839      Thomas George     Brewer     ;Charles Brewer     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.

William James Brewer1

M, b. 1902, d. 1979
  • William James Brewer was born in 1902 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Charles Brewer and Ellen Caroline Brown.1
  • While his sibling all attended Pinelands State school, William's name did not appear on the enrollment register.2
  • William James Brewer appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. He was a farmer at Pinelands.3
  • William James Brewer died in 1979 in Brisbane, Queensland.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C5529      William James     Brewer;     Charles;     Ellen Caroline Brown.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1979/B97177      William James     Brewer     ;Charles Brewer     ;Ellen Caroline Brown.

Edith Sarah Jane Brewerton1,2

F, b. 1876, d. 1962
  • Edith Sarah Jane Brewerton was born in 1876.1,2
  • At the age of 22 years, Edith Sarah Jane Brewerton married Herbert Sutton, son of John Sutton and Esther Eyles, in 1898 in New Zealand.1
  • Edith Sarah Jane Brewerton died in 1962 in New Zealand.2

Child of Edith Sarah Jane Brewerton and Herbert Sutton

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriages 1898/4681     Edith Sarah      Brewerton ;     Herbert      Sutton.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Deaths 1962/36564     Sutton      Edith Sarah Jane ;     86Y.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1900/17919     Sutton      Clarence Herbert ;     Edith Jane;     Herbert.

Monica Clarice Brewerton1

F, b. 25 June 1900, d. 1993
  • Monica Clarice Brewerton was born on 25 June 1900 in New Zealand. She was the daughter of Ann Elizabeth and John William BREWERTON.2
  • At the age of 21 years, Monica Clarice Brewerton married John Howard Win, son of John William Win and Ada Martha Cresswell, in 1922 in New Zealand.1
  • In 1968,her husband, John Howard Win died in New Zealand.3
  • Monica Clarice Brewerton died in 1993 in New Zealand.2

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1922/7950     Monica Clarice      Brewerton ;     John Howard      Win.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1993/31622     Win      Monica Clarice ;     25 June 1900.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1968/32107     Win      John Howard ;     70Y.

Coreen Murial (Corrie) Breydon1

F, b. 1920, d. 2 January 1997
  • Coreen Murial (Corrie) Breydon was born in 1920.1
  • She was the daughter of John Breydon and Ruby Violet Thornber.1
  • Coreen Murial (Corrie) Breydon appeared on the Electoral Roll with Ruby Violet Thornber in 1943 in Brooklyn, Haden. She carried out home duties and most likely lived with her sons John and Gordon and daughters.1
  • Coreen Murial (Corrie) Breydon died on 2 January 1997.2
  • She was buried on 7 January 1997 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LAWS1-00L-0012.2

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Eleanor Breydon1

F, b. 1872, d. 1925
  • Eleanor Breydon was born in 1872 in Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. She married Henry George Theophilus William/s in 1901.1,2
  • She was the daughter of John Breydon and Jane Savage.1
  • Eleanor Breydon immigrated on 26 October 1880 with Jane Savage. Jane, aged given as 38, sailed from Plymouth on the Dunbar Castle with her children Robert 16, James 14, Mary 12, Richard 10, Ellen 8, Eliza 7, and John 5.3,1
  • At the age of 29 years, Eleanor Breydon married George Theophilus Williams in 1901, in Brisbane, in Queensland.4
  • She was mentioned in the Obituary of Jane Savage on 8 March 1919.
    DEATH OF AN OLD RESIDENT CROWS NEST, March 7. The death occurred on Tuesday evening of Mrs Henry Graham, of Brooklyn, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, at the age of 81 years. The funeral took place on Thursday, and in the absence of the Rev R. P. Pope, the service, at the request of Mr Pope, was conducted by the Rev Richard Kerr, ex-clerk of the Presbyterian General Assembly, brother-in-law of deceased. Mr Kerr in speaking at the service held in the house, referred to the fact that he had officiated at the marriage of Mr and Mrs Graham, 32 years ago, when they took up their residence at Brooklyn, Emu Creek. The work of Mr and Mrs Graham in the district as pioneers had won the respect and esteem of a large circle of neighbours and friends and this was evidenced by the large concourse that assembled from all parts of the district at the funeral. Mrs Graham arrived in Queensland in 1880, on the Dunbar Castle (which was wrecked on the return voyage). She was then a widow and made her first home at Ramsay near Cambooya, where she lived until her marriage with Mr Graham in 1887. The late Mrs Graham is survived by her husband, Mr Henry Graham and four sons and three daughters - Robert Breydon, Ramsay, Cambooya , James Breydon, Perth (WA), Lieut Richard Breydon, Melbourne, John Breydon, Brooklyn, Emu Creek ; Mrs Hackett Warwick, Mrs Harry William, Warwick, and Mrs Norman White, Wooloowin.3
  • Eleanor Breydon died in 1925 in Brisbane, Queensland.5

Citations

  1. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1901     C2252     Henry George Theophilus     Williams;     Eleanor     Breydon.
  3. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1901     C2252     Henry George Theophilus;     Williams     ;Eleanor     Breydon.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1925     B45079     Eleanor     Williams;     John Breydon      ;Jane Savage.

Eliza Breydon1

F, b. 1873, d. 9 October 1934
  • Eliza Breydon was born in 1873 in Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of John Breydon and Jane Savage.3
  • Eliza Breydon immigrated on 26 October 1880 with Jane Savage. Jane, aged given as 38, sailed from Plymouth on the Dunbar Castle with her children Robert 16, James 14, Mary 12, Richard 10, Ellen 8, Eliza 7, and John 5.4,5
  • At the age of 28 years, Eliza Breydon married Norman White, son of Joseph White and Amelia Matilda White, on 17 September 1901 in Methodist Church, Brooklyn ?, Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported on 21 September :- WEDDING AT BROOKLYN. White-Breydon. The marriage of Norman White, eldest son of Mr. J. White, of Crow's Nest, to Eliza, youngest daughter of Mrs. Graham, of Brooklyn, took place at the Methodist Church, Brooklyn, on Tuesday, 17th instant, the church being beautifully decorated for the occasion. The Rev. Charles Wesley officiated. The bride was given away by Mr. H. Graham, and looked charming in a gown of Duchess satin veiled with cream silk lace, trimmed with pearl passementeries and orange blossom, and carried a very pretty shower bouquet. The bridesmaids were Miss Black and Miss Crawford. The first wore cream crepe with trans parent yoke and collar, bodice prettily tucked, and trimmed with blue chiffon, and a very pretty crinoline straw hat,'trimmed with blue chiffon and cream roses; the second bridesmaid wore cream nun's veiling, fancy transparent yoke, trimmed peacock bebe ribbon, crinoline straw hat, trimmed with peacock chiffon and cerise roses. The bridesmaids had pretty bangles, the gift of the bridegroom, and carried handsome bouquets. The best man was Mr. Ray White, and the groomsman Mr. J. Breydon. Mrs. Graham, mother of the bride, wore a costume of fine black bengaline, trimmed with lace, over cream satin, finished with jet bonnet ensuite Mrs. J. White, mother of bridegroom, wore a very handsome dress of brocade with garniture of cream chiffon, edged with chenille. The wedding was a very quiet one. Mr. and Mrs. Graham re ceived a few relatives and friends after the cere mony. Some very handsome presents were re ceived, and numerous cheques; bridegroom to bride, pearl and diamond brooch set in a crescent, and a gold muff chain , bride to bride groom, valuable Cutler writing-desk. The travelling dress was of biscuit coloured voile, richly trimmed with cream silk guipure, and hat en suite. the bride and the bridegroom drove in from Brooklyn and caught the mail train from Crow's Nest, en route for Maryborough.1
  • Eliza Breydon and Norman White appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Queen Street, Crow's Nest. Norman was an accountant. His father Joseph was a merchant and brother Ray, a store assistant. They also lived in Crow's Nest.6
  • Eliza Breydon appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties. Norman's name was not on the roll.7
  • She was mentioned in the Obituary of Jane Savage on 8 March 1919.
    DEATH OF AN OLD RESIDENT CROWS NEST, March 7. The death occurred on Tuesday evening of Mrs Henry Graham, of Brooklyn, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, at the age of 81 years. The funeral took place on Thursday, and in the absence of the Rev R. P. Pope, the service, at the request of Mr Pope, was conducted by the Rev Richard Kerr, ex-clerk of the Presbyterian General Assembly, brother-in-law of deceased. Mr Kerr in speaking at the service held in the house, referred to the fact that he had officiated at the marriage of Mr and Mrs Graham, 32 years ago, when they took up their residence at Brooklyn, Emu Creek. The work of Mr and Mrs Graham in the district as pioneers had won the respect and esteem of a large circle of neighbours and friends and this was evidenced by the large concourse that assembled from all parts of the district at the funeral. Mrs Graham arrived in Queensland in 1880, on the Dunbar Castle (which was wrecked on the return voyage). She was then a widow and made her first home at Ramsay near Cambooya, where she lived until her marriage with Mr Graham in 1887. The late Mrs Graham is survived by her husband, Mr Henry Graham and four sons and three daughters - Robert Breydon, Ramsay, Cambooya , James Breydon, Perth (WA), Lieut Richard Breydon, Melbourne, John Breydon, Brooklyn, Emu Creek ; Mrs Hackett Warwick, Mrs Harry William, Warwick, and Mrs Norman White, Wooloowin.4
  • Eliza Breydon was buried on 9 October 1934 in Toowong Cemetery.2,8
  • Eliza Breydon died on 9 October 1934 in Brisbane, Queensland.3
  • On 18 October 1934 Eliza Breydon's obituary appeared in The Queenslander. It read:- The death of Mrs. Norman White, of "Alverna," Bellevue Terrace, Wooloowin, occurred on Tuesday of last week after a brief illness, although she had been in indifferent health for some time past. The late Mrs. White was bom at Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Ireland, and arrived in Queensland with her mother and family on the last voyage of the Dunbar Castle to Brisbane. Her mother, Mrs. John Breydon, became one of the pioneer settlers at Ramsay, near Toowoomba, and founded the property known as Summer Hill. Later she lived at Brooklyn for some years, and was married to Mr. Norman White, of Crow's Nest, in 1901. Her husband and two daughters. Misses Beryl and Clarice White, survive her. Mrs. White was an active church worker in the Crow's Nest and other districts in which she resided, and was well known for her unobtrusive acts of sympathy and kindness. She was a woman of simple tastes and a lover of her home and garden."9

Children of Eliza Breydon and Norman White

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1901/C1053     White     Norman;     Breydon     Eliza.
  2. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Thursday 18 October 1934 p 8 Article.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1934     B25573     Eliza     White     ;John Breydon ;     Jane Savage.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  5. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1908.
  8. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899
  9. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 10 July 1942 p 5 Article.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903     C2612     Beryl Phyllis     White;     Norman;     Eliza Breydon.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906     C3578     Clarice Muriel     White;     Norman;     Eliza Breydon.

Gordon Graham Breydon

M, b. 1916, d. 21 February 2004
  • Gordon Graham Breydon was born in 1916.1
  • He was the son of John Breydon and Ruby Violet Thornber.
  • Gordon Graham Breydon and John Thornber (Jack) Breydon appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Brooklyn, Haden. They were both labourers.2
  • Gordon Graham Breydon died on 21 February 2004. He was living at the Rangeview nursing home at the time of his death formerly of Brooklyn, Haden.1,3
  • He was buried on 25 February 2004 in Crow's Nest Cemetery after a service held at the Crow's Nest Methodist Church.1

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  3. Australian Newspapers Extracts, online http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/…

James Breydon1

M, b. 1866
  • James Breydon was born in 1866 in Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.1,2
  • He was the son of John Breydon and Jane Savage.1
  • James Breydon immigrated on 26 October 1880 with Jane Savage. Jane, aged given as 38, sailed from Plymouth on the Dunbar Castle with her children Robert 16, James 14, Mary 12, Richard 10, Ellen 8, Eliza 7, and John 5.1,2
  • James Breydon was mentioned in the Obituary of Jane Savage on 8 March 1919. The Brisbane Courier.1

Citations

  1. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.

John Breydon

M, b. 1875, d. 5 February 1933
  • John Breydon was born in 1875 in Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Ireland.1
  • He was the son of John Breydon and Jane Savage.2
  • John Breydon immigrated on 26 October 1880 with Jane Savage. Jane, aged given as 38, sailed from Plymouth on the Dunbar Castle with her children Robert 16, James 14, Mary 12, Richard 10, Ellen 8, Eliza 7, and John 5.3,4
  • John was a groomsman at the wedding of Norman White and Eliza Breydon, daughter of John Breydon and Jane Savage, on 17 September 1901 in Methodist Church, Brooklyn ?, Queensland; The Brisbane Courier reported on 21 September :- WEDDING AT BROOKLYN. White-Breydon. The marriage of Norman White, eldest son of Mr. J. White, of Crow's Nest, to Eliza, youngest daughter of Mrs. Graham, of Brooklyn, took place at the Methodist Church, Brooklyn, on Tuesday, 17th instant, the church being beautifully decorated for the occasion. The Rev. Charles Wesley officiated. The bride was given away by Mr. H. Graham, and looked charming in a gown of Duchess satin veiled with cream silk lace, trimmed with pearl passementeries and orange blossom, and carried a very pretty shower bouquet. The bridesmaids were Miss Black and Miss Crawford. The first wore cream crepe with trans parent yoke and collar, bodice prettily tucked, and trimmed with blue chiffon, and a very pretty crinoline straw hat,'trimmed with blue chiffon and cream roses; the second bridesmaid wore cream nun's veiling, fancy transparent yoke, trimmed peacock bebe ribbon, crinoline straw hat, trimmed with peacock chiffon and cerise roses. The bridesmaids had pretty bangles, the gift of the bridegroom, and carried handsome bouquets. The best man was Mr. Ray White, and the groomsman Mr. J. Breydon. Mrs. Graham, mother of the bride, wore a costume of fine black bengaline, trimmed with lace, over cream satin, finished with jet bonnet ensuite Mrs. J. White, mother of bridegroom, wore a very handsome dress of brocade with garniture of cream chiffon, edged with chenille. The wedding was a very quiet one. Mr. and Mrs. Graham re ceived a few relatives and friends after the cere mony. Some very handsome presents were re ceived, and numerous cheques; bridegroom to bride, pearl and diamond brooch set in a crescent, and a gold muff chain , bride to bride groom, valuable Cutler writing-desk. The travelling dress was of biscuit coloured voile, richly trimmed with cream silk guipure, and hat en suite. the bride and the bridegroom drove in from Brooklyn and caught the mail train from Crow's Nest, en route for Maryborough.5
  • John Breydon appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan, Crow's Nest. He was a grazier.6
  • At the age of 33 years, John Breydon married Ruby Violet Thornber, daughter of Frederick William Thornber and Harriet Rowles, in 1908 in Queensland.7,8
  • John Breydon purchased 640 acres of land from John Barnes. John Barnes sold all of his properties at Emu Creek when he left the district. The Darling Downs Gazette reported the outcome on 23 March 1912 " The auction of John Barnes, Emu Creek selections, was a great success. 'Redmond's Block' 640 acres, was sold to H. Graham, 'Station Block' 640 acres, to John Breydon, 'Sexton's Block' 160 acres, to John Maddern, and 'Rhodes Block' 160 acress, to Egbert Maddern. The sale was conducted by Mr. Ray White, and was one of the most successful sales hold for a long time."9
  • John Breydon was mentioned in the Obituary of Jane Savage on 8 March 1919.
    DEATH OF AN OLD RESIDENT CROWS NEST, March 7. The death occurred on Tuesday evening of Mrs Henry Graham, of Brooklyn, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, at the age of 81 years. The funeral took place on Thursday, and in the absence of the Rev R. P. Pope, the service, at the request of Mr Pope, was conducted by the Rev Richard Kerr, ex-clerk of the Presbyterian General Assembly, brother-in-law of deceased. Mr Kerr in speaking at the service held in the house, referred to the fact that he had officiated at the marriage of Mr and Mrs Graham, 32 years ago, when they took up their residence at Brooklyn, Emu Creek. The work of Mr and Mrs Graham in the district as pioneers had won the respect and esteem of a large circle of neighbours and friends and this was evidenced by the large concourse that assembled from all parts of the district at the funeral. Mrs Graham arrived in Queensland in 1880, on the Dunbar Castle (which was wrecked on the return voyage). She was then a widow and made her first home at Ramsay near Cambooya, where she lived until her marriage with Mr Graham in 1887. The late Mrs Graham is survived by her husband, Mr Henry Graham and four sons and three daughters - Robert Breydon, Ramsay, Cambooya , James Breydon, Perth (WA), Lieut Richard Breydon, Melbourne, John Breydon, Brooklyn, Emu Creek ; Mrs Hackett Warwick, Mrs Harry William, Warwick, and Mrs Norman White, Wooloowin.3
  • John Breydon and Ruby Violet Thornber appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Brooklyn, Djuan. John was a grazier.10
  • Between 1930 and 1933 he was the Chairman of the Crow's Nest Shire Council.
  • John Breydon died on 5 February 1933 in Queensland.2,1
  • He was buried on 6 March 1933 in Emu Creek Cemetery.1,11
  • On 7 March 1933 John Breydon's obituary appeared in The Brisbane Courier. It read:- "The death occurred on Sunday afternoon, at his residence, Brooklyn, Haden [Emu Creek], of Councillor John Breydon, chairman of the Crow's Nest Shire Council. Although the deceased had not enjoyed good health for some time, his death came somewhat unexpectedly. He was in his 58th year, and had represented No. 3 Division of the council for the past nine years, and during the latter three he had been chairman. He was a keen worker for the Methodist Church, and in addition to being a local preacher, he was a trustee and a church steward at Gowrie Flat. The funeral took place yesterday afternoon at Glenaven [Emu Creek] cemetery, and was largely attended. Prior to the service at the graveside, the Rev. Ira Meneir conducted a brief service at the home. All the local bodies were represented at the grave side. The late Councillor Breydon is survived by a widow, four daughters, two sons, two sisters, and two brothers; He was a native of County Fermanagh, North Ireland."11
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. Henry's Graham's name, along with that of his wife Jane (nee Savage, formerly Breydon), & step son John Breydon were amongst them - Henry Graham, Jane Savage.12

Children of John Breydon and Ruby Violet Thornber

Citations

  1. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Emu Creek Cemetery.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933     C945     John     Breydon;     John ;     Jane Savage.
  3. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  4. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1901/C1053     White     Norman;     Breydon     Eliza.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1903.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1968     C5095     Ruby Violet     Breydon     ;Frederick Thornber      ;Harriet Rowles.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1908     C2523     John     Breydon;     Ruby Violet     Thornber.
  9. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Darling Downs Gazette (Qld. : 1881 - 1922) Saturday 23 March 1912 Page 7.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  11. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 7 February 1933 p 13 Article.
  12. Unknown subject Photograph, 2012.
  13. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 9 December 1932 p 15 Article.
  14. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 10 July 1942 p 5 Article.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1923     C3531     Leslie     Breydon;     John Breydon ;     Ruby Violet Thornber.
  16. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.

John Breydon1

M, b. circa 1835, d. between 1875 and 1879
  • John Breydon was born circa 1835.1
  • John Breydon married Jane Savage circa 1862.1
  • John Breydon died between 1875 and 1879 in Ireland.2

Children of John Breydon and Jane Savage

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933     C945     John     Breydon;     John ;     Jane Savage.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1932     C4506     Robert     Breydon     ;John ;     Jan Savage.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1934     B25573     Eliza     White     ;John Breydon ;     Jane Savage.

John Thornber (Jack) Breydon1

M, b. 1 January 1913, d. 9 May 2006

John Thormber (Jack) Breydon 1913-2006
  • John Thornber (Jack) Breydon was born on 1 January 1913 in Queensland.1,2,3
  • He was the son of John Breydon and Ruby Violet Thornber.1
  • John Thornber (Jack) Breydon and Gordon Graham Breydon appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Brooklyn, Haden. They were both labourers.4
  • John Thornber (Jack) Breydon died on 9 May 2006 at age 93.3
  • He was buried on 12 May 2006 in Crow's Nest Cemetery after a service at the Crow's Nest Uniting Church.3,5

Citations

  1. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 10 July 1942 p 5 Article.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913     C3141     John Thornber     Breydon     ;John;     Ruby Violet Thornber.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  5. John Thornber Breydon Booklet; unknown repository.

Leslie Breydon1

M, b. circa 1917, d. 1923

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1923     C3531     Leslie     Breydon;     John Breydon ;     Ruby Violet Thornber.

Mary Breydon1

F, b. 1868, d. 1937
  • Mary Breydon was born in 1868 in Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Ireand. She married Charles Hackett in Brisbane in 1902.1
  • She was the daughter of John Breydon and Jane Savage.1
  • Mary Breydon immigrated on 26 October 1880 with Jane Savage. Jane, aged given as 38, sailed from Plymouth on the Dunbar Castle with her children Robert 16, James 14, Mary 12, Richard 10, Ellen 8, Eliza 7, and John 5.2,1
  • At the age of 34 years, Mary Breydon married Charles Hackett in 1902, in Brisbane, in Queensland.3
  • She was mentioned in the Obituary of Jane Savage on 8 March 1919.
    DEATH OF AN OLD RESIDENT CROWS NEST, March 7. The death occurred on Tuesday evening of Mrs Henry Graham, of Brooklyn, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, at the age of 81 years. The funeral took place on Thursday, and in the absence of the Rev R. P. Pope, the service, at the request of Mr Pope, was conducted by the Rev Richard Kerr, ex-clerk of the Presbyterian General Assembly, brother-in-law of deceased. Mr Kerr in speaking at the service held in the house, referred to the fact that he had officiated at the marriage of Mr and Mrs Graham, 32 years ago, when they took up their residence at Brooklyn, Emu Creek. The work of Mr and Mrs Graham in the district as pioneers had won the respect and esteem of a large circle of neighbours and friends and this was evidenced by the large concourse that assembled from all parts of the district at the funeral. Mrs Graham arrived in Queensland in 1880, on the Dunbar Castle (which was wrecked on the return voyage). She was then a widow and made her first home at Ramsay near Cambooya, where she lived until her marriage with Mr Graham in 1887. The late Mrs Graham is survived by her husband, Mr Henry Graham and four sons and three daughters - Robert Breydon, Ramsay, Cambooya , James Breydon, Perth (WA), Lieut Richard Breydon, Melbourne, John Breydon, Brooklyn, Emu Creek ; Mrs Hackett Warwick, Mrs Harry William, Warwick, and Mrs Norman White, Wooloowin.2
  • Mary Breydon died in 1937 in Queensland.4

Citations

  1. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.
  2. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1902     B2215     Mary     Breydon;Charles     Hacket.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1937     C3917     Mary     Hackett;     John Breydon ;     Jane Savage.

Richard Breydon1

M, b. 1870
  • Richard Breydon was born in 1870 in Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. He married Mary Donaldson in Brisbane in 1902.1,2,3
  • He was the son of John Breydon and Jane Savage.1
  • Richard Breydon immigrated on 26 October 1880 with Jane Savage. Jane, aged given as 38, sailed from Plymouth on the Dunbar Castle with her children Robert 16, James 14, Mary 12, Richard 10, Ellen 8, Eliza 7, and John 5.1,2
  • At the age of 33 years, Richard Breydon married Mary Donaldson in 1903, in Brisbane, in Queensland.4
  • He was mentioned in the Obituary of Jane Savage on 8 March 1919.
    DEATH OF AN OLD RESIDENT CROWS NEST, March 7. The death occurred on Tuesday evening of Mrs Henry Graham, of Brooklyn, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, at the age of 81 years. The funeral took place on Thursday, and in the absence of the Rev R. P. Pope, the service, at the request of Mr Pope, was conducted by the Rev Richard Kerr, ex-clerk of the Presbyterian General Assembly, brother-in-law of deceased. Mr Kerr in speaking at the service held in the house, referred to the fact that he had officiated at the marriage of Mr and Mrs Graham, 32 years ago, when they took up their residence at Brooklyn, Emu Creek. The work of Mr and Mrs Graham in the district as pioneers had won the respect and esteem of a large circle of neighbours and friends and this was evidenced by the large concourse that assembled from all parts of the district at the funeral. Mrs Graham arrived in Queensland in 1880, on the Dunbar Castle (which was wrecked on the return voyage). She was then a widow and made her first home at Ramsay near Cambooya, where she lived until her marriage with Mr Graham in 1887. The late Mrs Graham is survived by her husband, Mr Henry Graham and four sons and three daughters - Robert Breydon, Ramsay, Cambooya , James Breydon, Perth (WA), Lieut Richard Breydon, Melbourne, John Breydon, Brooklyn, Emu Creek ; Mrs Hackett Warwick, Mrs Harry William, Warwick, and Mrs Norman White, Wooloowin.1

Citations

  1. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1903     B2816     Richard     Breydon     ;Mary     Donaldson.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1903     B2816     Richard     Breydon;     Mary     Donaldson.

Robert Breydon1

M, b. 1864, d. 16 December 1932
  • Robert Breydon was born in 1864 in Knockmacrooney, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.1,2
  • He was the son of John Breydon and Jane Savage.1
  • Robert Breydon immigrated on 26 October 1880 with Jane Savage. Jane, aged given as 38, sailed from Plymouth on the Dunbar Castle with her children Robert 16, James 14, Mary 12, Richard 10, Ellen 8, Eliza 7, and John 5.3,2
  • At the age of 27 years, Robert Breydon married Mary Hall Jansen in 1891 in Queensland.4
  • Robert Breydon was mentioned in the Obituary of Jane Savage on 8 March 1919. DEATH OF AN OLD RESIDENT CROWS NEST, March 7. The death occurred on Tuesday evening of Mrs Henry Graham, of Brooklyn, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, at the age of 81 years. The funeral took place on Thursday, and in the absence of the Rev R. P. Pope, the service, at the request of Mr Pope, was conducted by the Rev Richard Kerr, ex-clerk of the Presbyterian General Assembly, brother-in-law of deceased. Mr Kerr in speaking at the service held in the house, referred to the fact that he had officiated at the marriage of Mr and Mrs Graham, 32 years ago, when they took up their residence at Brooklyn, Emu Creek. The work of Mr and Mrs Graham in the district as pioneers had won the respect and esteem of a large circle of neighbours and friends and this was evidenced by the large concourse that assembled from all parts of the district at the funeral. Mrs Graham arrived in Queensland in 1880, on the Dunbar Castle (which was wrecked on the return voyage). She was then a widow and made her first home at Ramsay near Cambooya, where she lived until her marriage with Mr Graham in 1887. The late Mrs Graham is survived by her husband, Mr Henry Graham and four sons and three daughters - Robert Breydon, Ramsay, Cambooya , James Breydon, Perth (WA), Lieut Richard Breydon, Melbourne, John Breydon, Brooklyn, Emu Creek ; Mrs Hackett Warwick, Mrs Harry William, Warwick, and Mrs Norman White, Wooloowin.3
  • On 9 December 1932 Robert Breydon's obituary appeared in The Brisbane Courier. It read:- "The death occurred on Tuesday, at his residence, Summer Hill, Ramsay, of Mr. Robert Breydon, one of the best known dairy farmers in the district. The deceased, who had been ill for some time, was 68 years of age. He came from one of the oldest families in the district, his father and mother having founded the property at Summer Hill over 50 years ago. He is survived by his widow and a grown-up family, including two sons, Leslie and Harry, and two daughters, Mrs. Malcolm Luck, Toowoomba, and Miss Enid Breydon. His brothers are James (West Australia), Richard (Melbourne), and John (Crow's Nest); and his sisters, Mrs. Hackett (Warwick), Mrs. Williams, and Mrs. Norman White (Brisbane). The funeral took place on Wednesday."5
  • Robert Breydon died on 16 December 1932 in Queensland.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1932     C4506     Robert     Breydon     ;John ;     Jan Savage.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Asssited Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Under BREADEN.
  3. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 8 March 1919 p 13 Article.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1891     C507     Robert     Breydon     ;Mary     Jansen.
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 9 December 1932 p 15 Article.

Ruby Violet Breydon1

F, b. 1909

Citations

  1. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 9 December 1932 p 15 Article.
  2. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 10 July 1942 p 5 Article.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909     C11044     Ruby Violet     Breydon;     John     ;Ruby Violet Thornber.

Harriett Briar1

F, b. circa 1848

Citations

  1. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Sep 1867 BRIAR      Harriett; Primmer      Benjamin Charles           ; Basingstoke;      2c     335.

Ada Bridgeman1

F, b. 1892

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1892/1439     Bridgeman      Ada      ;Mary Ann;     James Adams.

Agnes Jane Bridgeman1

F, b. 1871, d. 1934

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Michael Bock.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com