Sarah Ann Bretz1

F, b. 1880, d. 20 April 1920
  • Sarah Ann Bretz was born in 1880 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Mary Ann Bretz.1
  • At the age of 20 years, Sarah Ann Bretz married Fred Vickers in 1900 in Queensland.3
  • Sarah Ann Bretz died on 20 April 1920 in Queensland.1
  • She was buried on 21 April 1920 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. CE5-002-0035.4

Children of Sarah Ann Bretz and Fred Vickers

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1920     C2702     Sarah     Vickers     -      Mary Ann Bietz ** born Queensland aged 40 years.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1880     C1707     Sarah     Bretz     ;     Mary Ann Bretz.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1900     C755     Sarah     Bretz     ;Fred     Vickers.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1901     C8866     Lily     Vickers;     Fred     ;Sarah Bretz.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1972     C5423     Violet Maud     Scotney;     Fred Vickers;      Sarah Bretz.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907     C3731     Fred     Vickers;     Fred;     Sarah Bretz.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909     C11645     Laura     Vickers;     Fred;     Sarah Bretz.     

Sarah Frances Bretz1

F, b. 5 March 1898, d. 1975
  • Sarah Frances Bretz was also known as Fanny.
  • She was born on 5 March 1898 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch.1
  • 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
  • Sarah Frances Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll with Lily Patch in 1943 in Pinelands, Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties as did her daughter Frances. Her son Stanley was a farmer at Pinelands.4
  • Sarah Frances Bretz died in 1975 in Queensland.5

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1898/C3039      Sarah Frances     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 1943.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1975     C3328     Sarah Frances     Bretz;     Henry Bretz;      Lilly Patch.

Stanley Richard Bretz1

M, b. 1906, d. 1983
  • Stanley Richard Bretz was born in 1906 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch.1
  • Stanley Richard Bretz commenced school at Pinelands State School on 17 January 1913. According to the register he was 5 years 2 months old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. He was a farmer.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Lily Patch in 1943 in Pinelands, Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties as did her daughter Frances. Her son Stanley was a farmer at Pinelands.4
  • Stanley Richard Bretz died in 1983 in Queensland.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C5689 Stanley Richard     Bretz;     Henry;     Lilly Patch.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1983     50962     Stanley Richard     Bretz;     Harry ;     Lily Patch.

Theodor Herman Bretz1

M, b. 12 May 1887, d. May 1941
  • Theodor Herman Bretz was born on 12 May 1887 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Theodore Bretz and Augusta Kliese.1
  • Theodor Herman Bretz began enlisted in the AIF on 9 March 1916 in Toowoomba. He was 28 years 9 months old, son of Mr T Bretz of Groomsville. He was examined on 18 April 1916 and was found to have a problem with deafness which occured when he was hit on the head with a pole two years earlier. He was also depressed. He was discahrged as permanently unfit.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer.3
  • Probate for Theodore Bretz's estate was granted in March 1932 to Theodor Herman BretzRealty and Personal Assets £582. Theordore Herman was a farmer at Groomsville.4
  • Theodor Herman Bretz died in May 1941.5
  • He was buried on 10 May 1941 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LUTH1-00B-0004.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C2683      Theodore Harman     Bretz;     Theodore     ;Augusta Kliese.
  2. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, Service Record Theodore Herman Bretz.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 3 March 1932 p 23 Article.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Theodore Bretz1

M, b. 1856, d. 12 July 1931
  • Theodore Bretz was born in 1856.1,2
  • He was the son of Johann Bretz and Juliana Roghinberga.1
  • At the age of 27 years, Theodore Bretz married Augusta Kliese, daughter of Carl Frederick (Wilhelm) Kliese and Therese Kohlo, in 1883 in Queensland.3,4
  • The following article appeared in the Darling Downs Gazette on 21 December 1896. " INCEST. Theodor Bretz was charged with this offense, and after evidence had been given accused was committed for trial at the next sittings of the Circuit Court to be held at Toowoomba on Monday, 1st March, 1897. Bail was refused. Mr Eden appeared for the accused."5
  • On 7 September 1904 Augusta sued Theodore for wife desertion. The Brisbane Courier reported:- "In the Police Court this morning, before J. W. Jackson and M. McGovern, J J.P., Augusta Bretz sued Theodor Bretz for wife desertion. He pleaded not guilty. After evidence was taken, the case was dismissed. Mr. Eden appeared for defendant, and Mr. R. Dodd appeared for complainant."6
  • Theodore Bretz was listed as the next of kin of Theodor Herman Bretz when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 9 March 1916 in Toowoomba. He was 28 years 9 months old, son of Mr T Bretz of Groomsville. He was examined on 18 April 1916 and was found to have a problem with deafness which occured when he was hit on the head with a pole two years earlier. He was also depressed. He was discahrged as permanently unfit.7
  • Theodore Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer.8
  • Theodore Bretz died on 12 July 1931 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was buried on 14 July 1931 in Douglas Cemetery.2,9
  • Probate for Theodore Bretz's estate was granted in March 1932 to Theodor Herman BretzRealty and Personal Assets £582. Theordore Herman was a farmer at Groomsville.10

Children of Theodore Bretz and Augusta Kliese

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1931/C3106     Theodor     Bretz;     Johann     ;Julianna Rodenbacker.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C2683      Theodore Harman     Bretz;     Theodore     ;Augusta Kliese.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1883     C502     Theodor     Bratz;     Auguste     Kliese.
  5. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Darling Downs Gazette (Qld. : 1881 - 1922) Monday 21 December 1896 p 5 Article.
  6. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 7 September 1904 p 6 Article.
  7. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, Service Record Theodore Herman Bretz.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  9. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/
  10. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 3 March 1932 p 23 Article.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885     C2475     Dora Theresa     Bratz;     Theodore     ;Auguste Klese.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3440      Hillda     Bretz     ;Theodor;     Augusta Kliese.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3566      Harry Frederick William     Bretz;          Augusta Klese.

Vera Bretz1

F, b. May 1921, d. 13 August 2015
  • Vera Bretz was born in May 1921 in Crow's Nest.1
  • She was the daughter of William John Bretz and Emma Emilie Hartwig.1,2
  • Vera Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll with Emma Emilie Hartwig and William John Bretz in 1943 in Jones Gullly, Crow's Nest. William was a farmer. Their daughter Vera and sons Ronald (a farm labourer), Victor and Herbert, both farmers also lived at Glenaven.2
  • Vera Bretz died on 13 August 2015 in Crow's Nest at age 94. She was formerly of Jones Gully.3
  • She was buried on 17 August 2015 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Citations

  1. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  3. The Chronicle, online http://www.thechronicle.com.au/classifieds/toowoomba/…

Vera May Bretz1

F, b. 19 November 1907, d. 1969
  • Vera May Bretz was born on 19 November 1907 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch.1
  • Vera May Bretz commenced school at Pinelands State School in January 1913. She was 7 years old. Her father was a farmer at Pinelands.3
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. She carried out home duties.4
  • At the age of 27 years, Vera May Bretz married James Campbell, son of James Campbell and Grace Gilmour, in 1935 in Queensland.5
  • Vera May Bretz died in 1969 in Queensland.6

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908/C10200      Vera May     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/…, Marriage 1935     C1008     James     Campbell     ;Vera May     Bretz.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1969     C1420     Vera May     Campbell;     Henry Bretz ;     Lilly Patch.

Victor Bretz1

M, b. 7 May 1917, d. 18 November 2012
  • Victor Bretz was born on 7 May 1917.1
  • He was the son of William John Bretz and Emma Emilie Hartwig.1
  • Victor Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll with Emma Emilie Hartwig and William John Bretz in 1943 in Jones Gullly, Crow's Nest. William was a farmer. Their daughter Vera and sons Ronald (a farm labourer), Victor and Herbert, both farmers also lived at Glenaven.2
  • Victor Bretz died on 18 November 2012 at age 95.1
  • He was buried on 19 June 2012 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00M-0014 (Taken from TRC olnline recrods. Not sure if death date or burial date is incorrect.)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.

Violet (Maud) Bretz1

F, b. 1903, d. April 1987
  • Violet (Maud) Bretz was born in 1903 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce.1
  • Violet was the flower girl 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.2,3,4
  • At the age of 26 years, Violet (Maud) Bretz married Arthur Roland Hirning, son of John George Hirning and Emma Freidricke Elsie Hornke, in 1929 in Queensland.5
  • Violet (Maud) Bretz and Arthur Roland Hirning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Violet gave her address a Whichello. Arthur was a farmer.6
  • Violet (Maud) Bretz and Arthur Roland Hirning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Emu Creek. Arthur was a farmer.7
  • Violet (Maud) Bretz died in April 1987.8
  • She was buried on 28 April 1987 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.8

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C2739     Violet Maud     Bretz;     John;     Sarah Ann Boyce.
  2. Hirning Family Tree, online http://www.hirning.org/australia/salome.html
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1913/C3600     Bretz     Sarah Ann     ;Anger     John William.
  4. 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.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1929/C754     Britz     Violet Maud     ;Hirning     Arthur Roland.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs sub div Crows Nest 1943.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

William John Bretz1

M, b. 14 April 1886, d. 18 September 1958
  • William John Bretz was born on 14 April 1886 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce.1
  • At the age of 29 years, William John Bretz married Emma Emilie Hartwig, daughter of Herman Michael Hartwig and Bertha Louise Briese, in 1916 in Queensland.3
  • William John Bretz and Emma Emilie Hartwig appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Glenaven. William was a farmer. Emilie gave her address as Jones Gully.4
  • William John Bretz and Emma Emilie Hartwig appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Jones Gullly, Crow's Nest. William was a farmer. Their daughter Vera and sons Ronald (a farm labourer), Victor and Herbert, both farmers also lived at Glenaven.5
  • On 28 May 1955,his wife, Emma Emilie Hartwig died at age 62.2
  • William John Bretz died on 18 September 1958 in Queensland at age 72.6,2
  • He was buried on 19 September 1958 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00M-0013.2

Children of William John Bretz and Emma Emilie Hartwig

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1886/C3949     William     Bretz     ;John;     Sarah Ann Boyce.
  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 1916/C904     Hartwig     Emma Emilie;     Bretz     William John.
  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/…, Death1958/C4054     William John     Bretz;     John;     Sarah Ann Boyce.
  7. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12.

William Leonard Bretz1

M, b. 1906, d. 1982

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C5731      William Leonard     Bretz;     Charles Albert;     Mary Anne Monson.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1928/C2661     Wright     Ella Helen;     Bretz     William Leonard.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1982/57305      William Leonard     Bretz;     Charles Albert     ;Mary Ann.

William Leonard Bretz1

M, b. 20 September 1911, d. 1974
  • William Leonard Bretz was born on 20 September 1911 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Henry Frederick William Bretz and Lily Patch.1
  • William Leonard Bretz commenced school at an unknown place on 3 February 1919. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pinelands, Crow's Nest. He was a labourer.3
  • William Leonard Bretz died in 1974 in Queensland.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth1911/C12611William Leonard     Bretz;     Henry;     Lilly Patch.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS", School Enrollment Register.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C5944     William Leonard     Bretz;     Henry Bretz      ;Lilly Patch.

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 at Pinelands State School in 1913. 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 at Pinelands State School on 26 January 1921. 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/…