Augusta Pauline Briese1

F, b. 2 August 1889, d. 13 August 1962
  • Augusta Pauline Briese was born on 2 August 1889. She was most likelly born at sea.1
  • She was the daughter of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark.1
  • Augusta Pauline Briese immigrated on 15 September 1889 to Queensland with August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark. August 28, and Anna 22 travelled on the Quetta with their infant daughter Augusta. August's brother Ernst arrived in Queensland two weeks later.1
  • 20 December 1905 a Briese family photo was taken at their Douglas home on the occasion of the wedding of their eldest daughter Auguste to Joseph Edser.2
  • At the age of 16 years, 4 months and 18 days, Augusta Pauline Briese married Joseph Edser, son of Joseph (Joe) Edser and Emily Halloway, on 20 December 1905 in Douglas, Queensland. After farming at Douglas for some time the family moved to a 5 acres plot of land just outside Crow's Nest. Joseph worked as a contract rubbish carter for the Crow's Nest Shire Council. The family also sold surplus fruit and vegetables they grew on their farm.3,2
    Joseph Edser and Auguste Briese, married 20 Dec 1905 at Douglas. Photo thanks to http://heritage.spriggs.com.au
  • Augusta Pauline Briese and Joseph Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Crow's Nest. Joseph was a cream carter.4
  • Augusta Pauline Briese and Joseph Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1945 living at Crow's Nest. Joseph was a cream carrier and Augusta carried out home duties.5
  • Joseph was a member of the Manchester Unity Independent Order of Oddfellows. He lost his contract with the council and in his early sixties worked away from home cutting sleepers. He succumbed to a stroke in 1940 which left him partly paralysed and in a wheel chair. Gussie tended to him for 9 years before he passed away. The family were Jehovah Witnesses.2
  • Augusta Pauline Briese appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Crow's Nest. She carried out home duties.6
  • In March 1949,her husband, Joseph Edser died in Queensland at age 69.7,8
  • Augusta Pauline Briese died on 13 August 1962 in Queensland at age 73.9
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00L-0008.8

Children of Augusta Pauline Briese and Joseph Edser

Citations

  1. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  2. Web.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1905/C1162     Edser     Joseph;     Briese     Auguste Pauliene.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1913.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs sub div Crows Nest 1949.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1949/C2301     Joseph     Edser;     Joseph;      Emily.
  8. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962/C4465     Auguste Pauline     Edser;     August Briese     ;Annie Starck.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C5701     Lilie     Edser     ;Joseph;     Auguste Pauliene Briese.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C11820     Ruby     Edser     ;Joseph;     Augusta Pauline Briese.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1977/C5373     Leonard     Edser;     Joseph Edser ;     Augusta Pauline Briese.

Bertha Louise Briese1

F, b. 6 November 1858, d. 14 December 1951
  • Bertha Louise Briese was born on 6 November 1858 in Kleihakel, Prussia.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Ernst Briese and Wilhelmina Pacholke.1
  • Bertha Louise Briese immigrated to Queensland on 25 June 1884. She appeared to have travelled by herself. She may have been related to Karoline Pacholke, wife of Ludwig Welke who arrived in Queensland in 1873.3
  • At the age of 26 years, 4 months and 14 days, Bertha Louise Briese married Herman Michael Hartwig, son of Michael Friedrich Hartwig and Justina Christine Randt, on 20 March 1885 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1
  • Bertha Louise Briese appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. Bertha carried out domestic duties and Herman was a farmer.4
  • She and Herman Michael Hartwig appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas.5
  • On 4 August 1934,her husband, Herman Michael Hartwig died in Queensland at age 70.1,6,2
  • Bertha Louise Briese appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Groomsville. She carried out home duties.7
  • Bertha Louise Briese died on 14 December 1951 in Queensland at age 93.2,8
  • She was buried on 15 December 1951 in Douglas Cemetery.2
    Grave of Herman Michael & Bertha Louise (nee Briese) Hartwig - Douglas Cemetery. Photo- Copyright 2006. http://chapelhill.homeip.net

Children of Bertha Louise Briese and Herman Michael Hartwig

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Douglas Cemetery.
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Plainby 1903.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Plainby 1903.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1934/C3430     Hermann     Hartwig;     Michael     ;Justina.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1952/C1023     Bertha     Hartwig.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1886/C2773     Wilhelmine Auguste     Hartwig;     Hermann;     Bertha Briese.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C4274     Gustav Albert     Hartwig;     Hermann     ;Bertha Briese.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888/C4721     Hermann Friedrick     Hartwig;     Hermann     ;Bertha Briese.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1889/C3193     Johann Heinrich     Hartwig;     Herman;     Bertha Louise Briese.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3525     Anna Louise     Hartwig;     Herman;     Bertha Louise Briese.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C3479     Ernest August     Hartwig;     Herman;     Bertha Louisa Briese.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1893/C5351     Emma Emilie     Hartwig;     Hermann     ;Bertha Briese.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C5352     Paul Ferdinand     Hartwig;     Hermann     ;Bertha Louise Briese.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1895/C5666     Wilhelm Robert     Hartwig;     Hermann     ;Bertha Briese.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1895/C5667     Martha Maria     Hartwig;     Hermann     ;Bertha Briese.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896/C5338     Auguste Anna     Hartwig;     Hermann     ;Bertha Briese.
  20. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 11898/C5328     Emilie     Hartwig     ;Hermann;     Bertha.
  21. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C5290     Bertha     Hartwig     ;Hermann;     Bertha Briese.
  22. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5644     Hermann Michael     Hartwig;     Hermann;     Bertha Briese.

Cyril Norris Briese1

M, b. 1913, d. 1913

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C13490     Cyril Norris     Briese     ;     Annie Maria Magdalena Briese.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1913/C4157     Cyril Norris     Smoothy     ;Harry Norris Smoothy     ;Anna Maria Magdalena Briese.

Elsie Briese1

F, b. 7 December 1906

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C5699     Elsie     Briese;     August;     Anna Maria Magdalena Stark.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1925/C3743     Briese     Elsie     ;Kleise     Percy.

Emma Wilhelmine Henriette Briese1,2

F, b. 1898, d. 1982

Child of Emma Wilhelmine Henriette Briese and Wilhelm Frederick Bruggemann

Citations

  1. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916/C1723     Briese     Emma Wilhelmine Henriette'     Bruggemann     Wilhelm Friedrich.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916/C1723     Briese     Emma Wilhelmine Henriette;     Bruggemann     Wilhelm Friedrich.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1967     C2082     Wilhelm Friedrich     Bruggemann;     Friedrich Bruggemann      ;Auguste Hartwig.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1982     56585     Emma Wilhelmine Henriette     Bruggemann;     Ernest Edward Briese;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1950/C5182     Cecil Roy     Bruggemann;     Wilhelm Friedrich     ;Emma Wilhelmine Henrietta Briese.

Ernest Briese1

M, b. 30 May 1908, d. 2 January 1985
  • Ernest Briese was born on 30 May 1908 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark.1
  • Ernest Briese appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. He was a labourer.2
  • Ernest Briese died on 2 January 1985 at age 76.3
  • He was buried on 3 January 1985 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908/C10665     Ernest     Briese;     August     ;Anna Maria Magdalene Stark.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowomba Cemetery.

Ernest Heinrich Briese1

M, b. 1902, d. 9 September 1902
  • Ernest Heinrich Briese was born in 1902 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Ernst Eduard Briese and Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.1
  • Ernest Heinrich Briese died on 9 September 1902 in Queensland.2
  • He was buried on 10 September 1902 in Douglas Cemetery.3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C5437     Ernest Heinrich     Briese;     Ernst Eduard;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1902/C2208     Ernst Heinrich     Briese;     Ernst Edward Briese;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter;.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Douglas Cemetery.

Ernst Briese1

M, b. circa 1835

Children of Ernst Briese and Wilhelmina Pacholke

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1943/C6039     August Ferdinand     Briese;     Ernest;     Wilhelmina.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1940/C4966     Ernst Edward     Briese;     Ernst;     Wilhelmine Pascholke.

Ernst Eduard Briese1

M, b. 10 September 1863, d. 11 October 1940
  • Ernst Eduard Briese was born on 10 September 1863.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Ernst Briese and Wilhelmina Pacholke.2
  • Ernst Eduard Briese married Wilhelmine Louise Wolter circa 1890.1
  • Ernst Eduard Briese and Wilhelmine Louise Wolter immigrated on 30 September 1899. Ernest 36, and Wilhelmine 33, travelled on the "Duke of Fife" with their three children Minna 7, Paul 4, and infant Emma. Ernst brother August had arrived in Queensland two weeks earlier.4
  • On 10 September 1902,Ernst Eduard Briese's son, Ernest Heinrich Briese was buried in Douglas Cemetery.3
  • On 31 July 1905,his wife, Wilhelmine Louise Wolter died in Queensland at age 39. She may have died in childbirth as their son Gustav died an infant.5,3
  • At the age of 52 years, Ernst Eduard Briese married Agnes Anna Polzin, daughter of Stephen Polzin and Faromka (Veronica) Riebschlager, in 1916.6
  • On 2 November 1921,Ernst Eduard Briese's mother, Augusta Pauline Briese died in Douglas, Queensland, at age 21.7,3
  • Ernst Eduard Briese and Agnes Anna Polzin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Douglas. Agnes and Ernst were both listed as farmers.8
  • On 15 August 1938,his wife, Agnes Anna Polzin died in Queensland at age 78.9,3
  • Ernst Eduard Briese died on 11 October 1940 in Queensland at age 77.2,3
  • He was buried on 12 October 1940 in Douglas Cemetery.3

Children of Ernst Eduard Briese and Wilhelmine Louise Wolter

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5662     Martha Emilie     Briese     ;Ernst     ;Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1940/C4966     Ernst Edward     Briese;     Ernst;     Wilhelmine Pascholke.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Douglas Cemetery.
  4. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1905/C1212     Wilhelmine Louise     Briese     ;Ludwig Wolter;     Wilhelmine Louise Lange.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916/C1700     Hartwig     Agnes Anna     ;Briese     Ernst Edward.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1921/C4542     Augusta Paulene     Briese;     Ernst Briese;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1938/C3756     Agnes Anna     Briese     ;Stefpan Polzin     ;Veronica Raipsekazen.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5663     Augusta Paulene     Briese;     Ernst;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C5437     Ernest Heinrich     Briese;     Ernst Eduard;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905/C3151     Gustav Heinrich     Briese;     Ernst Eduard;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.

Gustav Heinrich Briese1

M, b. 1905, d. 1905

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1905/C1164     Gustav Henry     Briese     ;Ernest Edward Briese;     Louise Walter.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905/C3151     Gustav Heinrich     Briese;     Ernst Eduard;     Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.

Heinrich Gustav (Harry) Briese1

M, b. 31 May 1892, d. 9 November 1972
  • Heinrich Gustav (Harry) Briese was born on 31 May 1892 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark.1
  • Heinrich Gustav (Harry) Briese a Briese family photo was taken at their Douglas home on the occasion of the wedding of their eldest daughter Auguste to Joseph Edser.2
  • At the age of 28 years, Heinrich Gustav (Harry) Briese married Annie Elizabeth Hirning, daughter of Gottlieb Hirning and Julia Wilhelmina Patawa, in 1921 in Queensland.3
  • Heinrich Gustav (Harry) Briese and Annie Elizabeth Hirning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Groomsville. Henry was a farmer. Annie gave her address as Crow's Nest.4
  • Heinrich Gustav (Harry) Briese died on 9 November 1972 in Queensland at age 80.5,6
  • He was buried on 11 November 1972 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C3515     Henrich Gustav     Briese     ;August Ferdinand     ;Anna Maria Magdalena Stark.
  2. Web.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1921/C869     Breise     Heinrich Gustav;     Hirning     Annie Elizabeth.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowomba Cemetery.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1972     C7414     Heinrich Gustav     Briese;     August Briese ;     Annie Mary Magdaline Stark.

Herman Ernest Briese1

M, b. 26 May 1901, d. 15 April 1966
  • Herman Ernest Briese was born on 26 May 1901 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark.1
  • Herman Ernest Briese a Briese family photo was taken at their Douglas home on the occasion of the wedding of their eldest daughter Auguste to Joseph Edser.2
  • At the age of 24 years, Herman Ernest Briese married Isabella Bretz, daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce, in 1926 in Queensland.3
  • Herman Ernest Briese and Isabella Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Plainby, Crow's Nest. Herman was a labourer.4
  • Herman Ernest Briese died on 15 April 1966 in Queensland at age 64.5,6
  • He was buried on 16 April 1966 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1901/C5409     Herman Ernst     Briese     ;August Ferdinand     ;Anna Maria Stark.
  2. Web.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1926/C3625     Briese     Herman Ernst;     Bretz     Isabel.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowomba Cemetery.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1966     C2758     Herman Ernst     Briese;     August Ferdinand Briese      ;Anna Maria Stark.

Johann Carl Briese1

M, b. 7 January 1894, d. 1973
  • Johann Carl Briese was born on 7 January 1894 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark.1
  • Johann Carl Briese a Briese family photo was taken at their Douglas home on the occasion of the wedding of their eldest daughter Auguste to Joseph Edser.2
  • At the age of 20 years, Johann Carl Briese married Hilda Augusta Tewes, daughter of Elizabeth Augusta Tewes, in 1915 in Queensland.3,4
  • On 21 October 1918,Johann Carl Briese's son, Percy Briese was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.5
  • Johann Carl Briesepossibly died in 1973 in Queensland.6

Child of Johann Carl Briese and Hilda Augusta Tewes

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C5300     Johannes Carl     Briese;     August;     Anna Maria Stark.
  2. Web.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1918/C4922     Percy     Briese     Johannas Carl Briese;     Hilda Augusta Terves.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1915/C1880     Tewes     Hilda Augusta;     Briese     Johannes Carl.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.
  6. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death 1973     C7515     John     Brease     -      -.

Maria Theresa Francisca Briese1,2

F, b. 12 September 1849, d. 26 July 1945
  • Maria Theresa Francisca Briese was born on 12 September 1849. She was the daughter of Ernest Briese and Johannah Zieldorft.1,3
  • Maria Theresa Francisca Briese married Heinrich Anton Steinmuller circa 1870.1
  • Maria Theresa Francisca Briese and Heinrich Anton Steinmuller immigrated to Queensland on 25 June 1884. Henrich, 39 and Marie 35 travelled on the Duke of Westminister with their three children Wilhelmine 11, Henrich 3 and Martha an infant.4
  • On 17 June 1933,her husband, Heinrich Anton Steinmuller died in Queensland at age 88.1,5
  • Maria Theresa Francisca Briese died on 26 July 1945 in Queensland at age 95.1,2
  • She was buried on 27 July 1945 in Cabarlah Cemetery.1

Children of Maria Theresa Francisca Briese and Heinrich Anton Steinmuller

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945/C3689     Maria Theresa Francisca     Steinmuller.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945     C3689     Maria Theresa Francisca     Steinmuller     ;Ernest Briese     ;Johannah Zieldorft.
  4. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1829-1912 - Surname shown as Stimmuller.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1933     C3430     Heinrich     Steinmuller     -      - ** born West Prussia, Germany aged 88 years.
  6. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1829-1912.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885/C2864     Mathilda Louisa Antonie     Steinmuller;     Heinrich Anton;     Maria Briese.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1886/C4011     Bertha Magdalena     Steinmuller;     Heinrich     ;Maria Briese.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888/C4691     Carl Hermann     Steinmuller;     Heinrich;     Maria Buise.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C6142     Emilie     Steinmuller;     Heinrich;     Maria Briese.

Martha Emilie Briese1

F, b. 1900

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1921/C905     Briese     Martha Emilie;     Hill     Otto Hermann.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5662     Martha Emilie     Briese     ;Ernst     ;Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930.

Paul Ernst Edward Briese1

M, b. 1894, d. 1975

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriage 1916/C1722     Vonhoff     Auguste Mathilda Wilhelmine     ;Briese     Paul Ernst Edward.
  2. Robin Astbury, "Fam Desc Sht, Vonhoff."
  3. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1975     C3460     Paul Ernest Edward     Briese;     Ernest Edward Briese;      Wilhemina Wolter.

Percy Briese1

M, b. circa 1916, d. October 1918

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Ruby Briese1

F, b. 1911

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911/C11591     Ruby     Briese     ;August;     Anna Maria Magdalene Stark.

Walter Johann Briese1

M, b. 5 November 1902, d. 1964

Citations

  1. Briese Family Genealogy Pages, online http://www.gang-gang.net/briesegenealogy
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C5541     Walter Johann     Briese     ;August;     Anna Maria Stark.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, Worker (Brisbane, Qld. : 1890 - 1955) Monday 24 May 1943 p 6 Article.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1964/C5081     Walter Johann     Briese;     August;     Anna Maria Magdalena Stark.

Wilhelmina Maria Olga (Minnie) Briese1

F, b. 14 September 1890, d. 10 February 1917
  • Wilhelmina Maria Olga (Minnie) Briese was born on 14 September 1890 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark.1
  • Wilhelmina Maria Olga (Minnie) Briese a Briese family photo was taken at their Douglas home on the occasion of the wedding of their eldest daughter Auguste to Joseph Edser.2
  • At the age of 18 years, Wilhelmina Maria Olga (Minnie) Briese married Wilhelm Frederick Schmaling, son of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Johanna Klemm, in 1909.3
  • On 29 July 1910,Wilhelmina Maria Olga (Minnie) Briese's son, William (Frederick) Schmaling was buried in Douglas Cemetery. SEC1-009-0007.4
  • Wilhelmina Maria Olga (Minnie) Briese died on 10 February 1917 in Queensland at age 26.5
  • She was buried on 12 February 1917 in Douglas Cemetery.6

Children of Wilhelmina Maria Olga (Minnie) Briese and Wilhelm Frederick Schmaling

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C3515     Maria Olga     Briese;     August Ferdinand     ;Anna Stark.
  2. Web.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1909/C2945     Schmaling     Wilhelm Friedrich;     Briese     Minnie Olga.
  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 1917/C1080     Minna Olga     Schmaling;     August Ferdienant Briese     ;Anna Maria Magdelena Stark.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, SEC1-011-0010.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910/C11609     Wilhelm Frederick     Schmaling;     Wilhelm Friedrick     ;Minna Olga Briese.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911/C12209     Percy     Schmaling;     William Friedrich     ;Minnie Olga Briese.

Wilhelmine Augusta Emilie (Minna) Briese1,2

F, b. 1892, d. 1923

Citations

  1. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1848-1912.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1923/C913     Wilhelmina Augusta Emilie     Bruggemann     ;Ernst Edward Briese     ;Wilhelmine Louise Wolter.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1912/C3478     Briese     Minna Augusta Ottilie;     Bruggemann     Freadrich Wilhelm.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Dows Sub Div Highfields 1913.

William Edward Briese1

M, b. 1899, d. 15 June 1977
  • William Edward Briese was born in 1899 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark.1
  • William Edward Briese a Briese family photo was taken at their Douglas home on the occasion of the wedding of their eldest daughter Auguste to Joseph Edser.2
  • At the age of 24 years, William Edward Briese married Annie Rose, daughter of Herman Rose and Annie Oliver, in 1923 in Queensland.3
  • William Edward Briese and Annie Rose appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Crow's Nest. William was an engine driver.4
  • William Edward Briese died on 15 June 1977 in Queensland.5
  • He was buried on 20 June 1977 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C5313     William Edward     Briese;     August     ;Anna Maria Stark.
  2. Web.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1923/C1732     Rose     Annie;     Briese     William Edward.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930-1943.
  5. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Franz Joachim Heinrich Briesemann1

M, b. 13 March 1899, d. 1973
  • Franz Joachim Heinrich Briesemann was born on 13 March 1899 in New Zealand. He was the son of Rose Judith Jane and Heinrich Wilhelm Carl BRIESEMANN.1,2,3
  • At the age of 24 years, Franz Joachim Heinrich Briesemann married Ivy Witt, daughter of Robert Henry Witt and Cecilia Higgins Eyles, in 1924 in New Zealand.1
  • Franz Joachim Heinrich Briesemann died in 1973 in New Zealand.3

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1924/5258 Ivy      Witt ;     Franz Joachim Heinrich      Briesemann.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1899/12407     Briesemann Franz Joachim Heinrich ;     Rose Judith Jane; Heinrich Wilhelm Carl.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1973/29142     Briesman      Francis Joseph Henry ;     13 March 1899.

Edith May Brigden1

F, b. 1888, d. 18 December 1972
  • Edith May Brigden was born in 1888 in Sydney, New South Wales. She was the daughter of George BRIGDEN and Mary Ann.1,2,3
  • At the age of 24 years, Edith May Brigden married Daniel Bird, son of William John Bird and Priscilla McMunn, in 1912 in Dubbo, New South Wales.1,4
  • Edith May Brigden died on 18 December 1972 in Dubbo, New South Wales.1,2
  • She was buried in Geurie Cemetery.1

Citations

  1. Australian Cemeteries Index, online http://cemindex.arkangles.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php, Geurie Cemetery.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Death 70436/1972       BIRD       EDITH MAY ;      GEORGE ;      MARY ANNE       DUBBO.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Birth 3715/1888       BRIGDEN       EDITH M ;      GEORGE A ;       MARY ANN ;      SYDNEY.
  4. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriage 1617/1912       BIRD       DANIEL ;      BRIGDEN       EDITH M      ; DUBBO.

Charles Bright1

M, b. 1831
  • Charles Bright was born in 1831 in Hockley, Essex.1
  • He was the son of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood.1
  • Charles Bright married Louisa Unknown circa 1855.1
  • "--"" in 1871.
  • Charles Bright appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Smith House, Great Stambridge, Essex. Charles is shown as a 50 year old farmer of 50 acres, born Hockly, Essex, living with his wife Louisa 50, born Chelmsford and a 17 year old servant Eliza Spooner, born Burnham, Essex.1,2

Citations

  1. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Census Place Great Stambridge, Essex, England;Family History Library Film      1341427; Public Records Office Reference RG11;Piece / Folio 1771 / 72; Page Number 10.
  2. Family Search, online https://www.familysearch.org

Edward Bright1

M, b. circa 1800, d. 1856
  • Edward Bright was born circa 1800 in Rochford, Essex.2
  • From the Piggotts Trade Directory:HOCKLEY is a pleasant village, situated between Rayleigh and Rochford; distant from the former two miles, and from the latter four. The parish is extensive, containing about 5,000 acres; the soil is in general heavy, but considered good. The church, which is about half a mile from the village, is seated upon an eminence; it is a plain building, with a tower and small spire; Wadham college has the gift of the living
    (1823 Trade Directory.)
  • Edward Bright married Mary Lockwood, daughter of Bernard Brand Lockwood and Rachel Harrington, on 10 February 1825 in Marks Teys, Essex.3
  • Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Hockley, Essex. Edward is shown as a 40 year old farmer, living with his wife Mary also 40, daughter Mary 15, daughter Sarah 6, son Henry 4, and daughter Ann 1(Emily Ann). An 8 year old boy John Lockwood was also living with them, as well as 3 farm hands. (Aaron Lockwood aged 20 is also a bailiff but he was living at Trumpington Farm , Great Tey not with the Brights.)4,3
  • In 1848 he was a cattle dealer, Bartons and a farmer in Hockley, Essex.5
  • Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Trumpingtons Farm, Great Tey. Edward Is shown as a 51 year old farm bailiff born Rochford, living with his wife Mary born Marks Tey aged 49, and daughter Emily aged 10 , a scholar born Hockley.2
  • There is a death of a Mary Lockwood recorded in the Lexden, Essex in 1853, however, this may not be the correct date of death for this Mary Lockwood.6
  • There is a death of a Edward Bright recorded in the Lexden, Essex in 1856, however, this may not be the correct date of death for thisEdward Bright.7
  • In 1866 From The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales...., by John Marius Wilson. circa 1866
    HOCKLEY, a village and a parish in Rochford district, Essex. The village stands on a hill, 1½ mile S of the river Crouch, 4 NW of Rochford, and 6 N of Benfleet r. station; and has a post-office under Chelmsford. The parish comprises 4,614 acres. Real property, £6,108; of which £65 are in fisheries. Pop., 798. Houses, 170. The property is much subdivided. High grounds here command some fine views. Wharves, and remains of an ancient bridge, are on the Crouch at Hull-Bridges; and the river there is fordable at low water. A pump-room with baths, and a hotel, were erected at a recently discovered medicinal spring; but they proved unsuccessful, and the pump-room is used as a Baptist chapel. There is a large barrow. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £165. Patron, Wadham College, Oxford. The church is Norman; has a massive octagonal tower; was founded by Canute, in memory of his victory over Edmund Ironside at Ashingdon; and has been restored. Charities £13.

Children of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death Certificate - Emily Ann Jefferis.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1851 Census Parish of Great Tey District of Rochester HO107/1782.
  3. Family Search, online https://www.familysearch.org
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1841 Census Parish of Hockley HO 107/337/11.
  5. History House-a dip in the history of Essex, online http://www.historyhouse.co.uk/placeG/essexg29c.html, PO Directory Hockley 1848.
  6. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Mar 1853 Bright Mary; Lexden      4a     175.
  7. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Jun 1856 Bright Edward; Lexden 4a 171.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1841 Census.
  9. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Census Place Great Stambridge, Essex, England;Family History Library Film      1341427; Public Records Office Reference RG11;Piece / Folio 1771 / 72; Page Number 10.
  10. Unknown subject, 1861 Census - Original, St Peter Finbury.

Emily Ann Bright

F, b. 12 June 1840, d. 14 February 1921

Emily Jefferis (nee Bright) on the steps of her house in Bundaberg. Taken about 1920.
  • Emily Ann Bright was born on 12 June 1840 in Hockley, Essex, England. Note: Registration District of Rochford.1
  • She was the daughter of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood.
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Emily Ann Bright was living in the household of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood in Hockley, Essex. Edward is shown as a 40 year old farmer, living with his wife Mary also 40, daughter Mary 15, daughter Sarah 6, son Henry 4, and daughter Ann 1(Emily Ann). An 8 year old boy John Lockwood was also living with them, as well as 3 farm hands. (Aaron Lockwood aged 20 is also a bailiff but he was living at Trumpington Farm , Great Tey not with the Brights.)2,3
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Emily Ann Bright was living in the household of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood in Trumpingtons Farm, Great Tey. Edward Is shown as a 51 year old farm bailiff born Rochford, living with his wife Mary born Marks Tey aged 49, and daughter Emily aged 10 , a scholar born Hockley.4
  • Emily Ann Bright appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Stratford, West Hampshire. Emily was working as a servant at the Swan Inn. She was 21 years old, single and her place of birth was listed as Hockley, Essex.5,3
  • At the age of 22 years, Emily Ann Bright married Robert Kemp Jefferis, son of Henry Jefferis and Ann Sparshott, on 12 June 1862 in St Margarets Church, Plumstead, Kent, England. Witnesses to the wedding were John Thorpe and Lucie Stone. Robert's profession was shown as a corn dealer. He was 25 years old, and Emily was 22. He lived in Hertford, she in Plumstead. Robert's father Henry was shown as a farmer, and Emily's father Edward Bright was also a farmer.6
  • Emily Ann Bright and Robert Kemp Jefferis immigrated to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, in January 1863. They came on the "Swiftsure" to the Port of Melbourne. Emily brought with her a sewing box that is still held by a family member today.7
    The sewing box brought to Australia by Emily Ann Jefferis (nee Bright) when she and Robert Kemp Jefferis immigrated to Melbourne on the "Swiftsure" in 1863.

  • Emily and Robert lived in Melbourne for a time after their arrival in Australia. Their first child Margaret Lockwood was born there. She died when she was only 16 months old in Ballarat. A few months later their second child, Edith Mary was born while they were living in Ballarat.8
  • On 29 March 1865,Emily Ann Bright's daughter, Margaret Lockwood Jefferis was buried in Ballarat Cemetery at age 1.9
  • According to family hearsay, Robert would leave Emily and go searching for gold. She often didn't know his whereabouts and it seems it was a habit he got into during their early married life. He must have left Emily and Edith in Ballart while he travelled to Queensland. On 3 September Emily placed the following advertisement in the Brisbane Courier Mail. It ran until at least the 15th September 1866
    Mr Robert Kemp Jefferis of Alton Hampshire - Dear Roby, please send for me at once - Emily, Creswick's Road, Ballarat.10
  • Emily Ann Bright and Robert Kemp Jefferis moved to Central Queensland in 1867.Robert must have "sent for" Emily, or returned for her himself because the small family travelled overland to Rockhampton meeting only one bushranger according to family hearsay.8
  • Between 1867 and 1882 they lived in various places along Central Railway Line. During this time five more children were born, three boys and two girls.8
  • On 11 October 1876 Emily Ann Bright and Robert Kemp Jefferis lived in Kent Street, Rockhampton, Queensland. Robert Kemp's occupation is shown as a railway contractor.11
  • About 1882 Emily Ann Bright and Robert Kemp Jefferis moved to Bundaberg . Edith's orbituary noted that she had come to Bundaberg 39 years before her death - probably about the time of the birth of their daugther Edith's baby, Bessie.12
  • Emily Ann Bright and Anne Jefferis appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crofton Street, Bundaberg. Emily carried out domestic duties and Anne was a store keeper. Son Arthur, a horse driver also lived with them as did Emily's grandaughter Bessie.13
  • Between 1903 and 1919 Emily Ann Bright lived in Crofton Street, Bundaberg.14
  • She and Anne Jefferis appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Crofton Street, Bundaberg. Emily was shown as carrying out domestic duties. Anne was a store keeper and Bessie who also lived with them also carried out domestic duties. Emily's son Arthur, a blacksmith lived in Braynan Street.15
  • Emily Ann Bright and Arthur Jefferis appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1919 and 1921 living at Electra Street, Bundaberg. Arthur was a blacksmith. Bessie Jefferis also lived with them.14,16
  • In 1921 Emily Ann Bright lived in Fairymead Road, Bundaberg.12
  • Newspaper clipping undated - February 1921
    General regret was expressed in town yesterday when it became known that Mrs Emily Ann Jefferis had passed away at the residence of her son Mr Arthur Jefferis of North Bundaberg. The deceased who had reached the venerable age of 81 years, was a very old resident, and was, with her late husband and family, widely known as highly respected. She accompanied her husband from Victoria to Rockhampton, the late Mr Jefferis holding the position of accountant to Messers O'Rourke and Sharry, railway contractors, who built Central Railways. On the termination of the contract, 39 years ago Mr and Mrs Jefferis came to Bundaberg and settled here. Mr Jefferis passed away some 24 years ago. The deceased leaves a family of three daughters, Mrs S H Chambers of Biggenden, Mrs Alf Faulkner of Alton, Burnett Heads, Miss Bessie Jefferis and one son, Mr Arthur Jefferis to mourn their irreparable loss, to whom general sympathy will be extended. The funeral will leave the residence of Mr Arthur Jefferis, Fairy-mead Road, at 2 o'clock this afternoon fro the General Cemetery, the arrangements being in the hands of Mr H C Garland.
  • Emily Ann Bright died on 14 February 1921 in Fairymead Road, North Bundaberg, Queensland, at age 80. Emily's age is on her death certificate is shown as 80 years and 10 months. Her father's name is given as Henry Edward Bright, however her married certificate shows Edward Bright. Her death certificate states she was living 4 yrs in Victoria. She died of gradual senility. Informant of her death was Arthur Jefferis. Living children are given as Edith Mary 56, Anne 48, Arthur 43 and Bessie aged 39.17,18
  • She was buried on 15 February 1921 in Grave A2 P809, Bundaberg Cemetery, Queensland. Emily's son Arthur is also buried at that site.
    The grave headstone reads
    Emily Ann Jefferis died 15th Feb 1921 Aged 80 years
    Also her beloved daughter Sarah Ellen Died 3 Dec 1885 Aged 16 years At Rest
    .19,20
    Gravestone of Emily Ann Jefferis and her daughter Sarah Ellen Jefferis. Bundagerg Cemetery
  • A stain glass window, dedicated to Emily and Robert Kemp was erected in the Anglican Church by their children.
    Stain Glass window in the Anglican Church, Bundaberg, dedicated to Emily Ann Bright and Robert Kemp Jefferis

Children of Emily Ann Bright and Robert Kemp Jefferis

Citations

  1. Anne Jefferis, Birth Registraion Anne Jefferis 1873/607572, Henry Jefferis 1876/2738 268 (1873).
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1841 Census Parish of Hockley HO 107/337/11.
  3. Family Search, online https://www.familysearch.org
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1851 Census Parish of Great Tey District of Rochester HO107/1782.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1861 Census District of St Johns RG9/1055.
  6. Certificate, Emily Ann Bright & Robert Kemp Jefferis marriage of 12 June 1862.
  7. Robert and Emily Jefferis, "Swiftsure" Ships Passenger List, 1862.
  8. Gertrude Norman, "My Grandfather."
  9. Old Ballarat Cemetery, online http://ballaratcemeteries.com.au/old_ballarat.htm, JEFFERIES MARGARET L.     16MTH     29/03/1865.
  10. Australian Newspapers beta, online http://ndpbeta.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/1274269, Brisbane Courier Mail 15 September 1866.
  11. Henry Jefferis, Death of Henry Jefferis.
  12. Funeral Notice, Emily Ann Jefferis, 1923.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Capricornia - Bundaberg 1903.
  14. Electoral Role; Various, Various.
  15. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Capricornia - Bundaberg 1908.
  16. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Capricornia - Bundaberg 1919.
  17. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Death Certificate - Emily Ann Jefferis 1921/000076.
  18. Unknown name of person, unknown short title, Emily Ann Jefferis 1921/76 8834.
  19. Bundaberg Cemetery Records, online http://bucc.bundaberg.qld.gov.au/city-services/cemetery
  20. Emily Ann (nee Bright) & Sarah Ellen Jefferis Grave Headstone, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

Henry Lockwood Bright1,2

M, b. 1838
  • Henry Lockwood Bright was born in 1838 in Hockley, Essex.
  • He was the son of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood.3
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Henry Lockwood Bright was living in the household of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood in Hockley, Essex. Edward is shown as a 40 year old farmer, living with his wife Mary also 40, daughter Mary 15, daughter Sarah 6, son Henry 4, and daughter Ann 1(Emily Ann). An 8 year old boy John Lockwood was also living with them, as well as 3 farm hands. (Aaron Lockwood aged 20 is also a bailiff but he was living at Trumpington Farm , Great Tey not with the Brights.)4,5
  • Henry Lockwood Bright appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Great Coggeshall, Essex. Henry was working as a drapers apprentice for Samuel Kettel. He was 13 years old and born in Hockley.2

Citations

  1. The only place Henry's middle initial appears on any records found so far is the 1851 Census and I have assumed the middle name to be Lockwood.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1851 Census Parish of Great Coggeshall HO107/1723.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1841 Census Hockley.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, 1841 Census Parish of Hockley HO 107/337/11.
  5. Family Search, online https://www.familysearch.org

James Bright1

M, b. 1834
  • James Bright was born in 1834 in Hockley, Essex.1
  • He was the son of Edward Bright and Mary Lockwood.1
  • His marriage, at 25 years, to Hannah Webb was registered in the June 1859 Quarter in East London, London Registration District.2
  • James Bright appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Cambridge Terrace, Finsbury, Middlesex. James is shown as a 27 year old draper's assistant, born Hockley, Essex living with his wife Hannah aged 26, born Roydon Essex and Mary Webb his 28 year old sister-in-law born Roydon Essex. Also Ellen Webb, sister-in-law aged 5, a scholar. Visiting them is Edward Borseley a 26 year old draper's assistant born Farthington, Northampton. Sarah A Outer ? a 17 year old house servant born Hockley Essex is also on the premises.1

Citations

  1. Unknown subject, 1861 Census - Original, St Peter Finbury.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Jun 1859 Bright      James; Webb Hannah      ; E London 1c     13.

Leonard Bright1

M, b. 1879

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1879/13332     Bright      Leonard;      Martha Ann;     Robert.