May Brown

F, b. 29 February 1912, d. 17 February 2012
  • May Brown was born on 29 February 1912 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of James Henry Brown and Rose Elizabeth Gillies.
  • At the age of 20 years, 2 months and 19 days, May Brown married Wilhelm Otto, son of Adolf Otto and Maria Polzin, on 18 May 1932 in Queensland.2,3
  • May Brown and Wilhelm Otto appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1936 and 1943 living at Haden. Wilhelm was a farmer/farm labouerer and May carried out home duties.4
  • On 19 March 1983,her husband, Wilhelm Otto died in Queensland at age 82.5
  • May Brown died on 17 February 2012 at age 99.6
  • On 21 February 2012 May Brown's obituary appeared in The Toowoomba Chronicle. It read:- OTTO, May nee Brown. Late of Crows Nest and formerly of Djuan, passed away on 17th February 2012, aged 99 years (12 days short of 100 years) Beloved Wife of Bill (dec'd). Dearly loved Mother of
    Brian. Loving Grandmother and great Grandmother. Dearly loved Daughter of JH (Harry) and Rose Elizabeth Brown (both dec'd). Loved Sister in law of Ethel Brown, Maud Brown and Leo Smith.
    Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend May's Funeral, to be held at St Luke's Lutheran Church, 25 Toowoomba Road, Crow's Nest, Service commencing at 10.30am Thursday 23rd February 2012, followed by interment at the Crows Nest Cemetery.
    "In God's Care."
  • She was buried on 23 February 2012 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1912/12785     May     Brown;     James Henry;     Rose Elizabeth Gillies.
  2. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriages 1932/1817     Otto     Wilhelm;     Brown     May.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1936-1943.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1983     51973     Wilhelm     Otto     ;Adolf Otto;     Maria Polzin.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Rebecca Jane Brown1

F, b. 1872, d. 25 October 1945
  • Rebecca Jane Brown was born in 1872. She was the daughter of John Brown and Alice Geddes.1,2,3
  • At the age of 24 years, Rebecca Jane Brown married John Edwin Horrocks, son of John Horrocks and Barbara Graham, in 1896 in Queensland.1
  • Rebecca Jane Brown died on 25 October 1945 in Queensland.2,3
  • She was buried on 27 October 1945 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.3

Child of Rebecca Jane Brown and John Edwin Horrocks

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1896/C601     Horrocks     John     ;Brown     Rebecca Jane.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945/C5032     Rebecca Jane     Horrocks;     John Brown;      Alice Geddes.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912     C12875     Robert Westbrook     Horrocks;     John Edwin     ;Rebecca Jane Brown.

Richard David Brown

M, b. 29 November 1913, d. 13 November 2003
  • Richard David Brown was born on 29 November 1913 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of James Henry Brown and Rose Elizabeth Gillies.
  • Richard David Brown enlisted in the Australian Army on 24 March 1942 in Brisbane. He was living at Wutul at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin was James Brown, his father. His service number was QX30793. He was discharged on 22 Sep 1945 with the rank of Private in the 2nd/6th Battalion.1,3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with James Henry Brown and Rose Elizabeth Gillies in 1943 in Thornville, Crow's Nest. James was a farmer at Thornville, Rose was listed as living at Wutul. Their sons Richard, Ron (listed on the roll as Roy) and Sydney,labourers also lived at Thornville as did son Frank. Daughter Madge also lived at Thornville.4
  • At the age of 33 years, 10 months and 9 days, Richard David Brown married Ivy Gust, daughter of Friederick (Wilhelm) Gust and Emma Anna Morgenstern, on 8 October 1947.5
  • On 3 February 1975,his wife, Ivy Gust died at age 53.6
  • Richard David Brown died on 13 November 2003 in Crow's Nest at age 89.6
  • He was buried on 17 November 2003 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1913/14576     Richard David Brown;James Henry;Rose Elizabeth Gillies.
  3. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  5. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Robert Brown1

M, b. circa 1860
  • Robert Brown was born circa 1860.1
  • His marriage to Ellen Howard was registered in the July 1888 Quarter in Horncastle, Lincolnshire Registration District.1,2
  • There is a death of a Ellen Howard recorded in the Horncastle, Lincolnshire in March 1906, however, this may not be the correct date of death for this Ellen Howard.3
  • His marriage to Ada Annie Househam was registered in the December 1912 Quarter in Grimbsy, Lincolnshire Registration District.4,5
  • Robert Brown and Ada Annie Househam appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Creek Street, Crow's Nest. Robert was a farmer.6
  • Robert Brown and Ada Annie Househam appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Creek Street, Crow's Nest. Robert was a farmer. His sons Arthur, a farmer and William a labourer also lived at Crow's Nest.7

Children of Robert Brown and Ellen Howard

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1957     C2533     Arthur     Brown     Robert ;     Ellen Howard.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Jun 1888 Brown      Robert      ;Howard      Ellen;           ; Horncastle     ; 7a     1065.     
  3. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Deaths Mar 1906 Brown      Ellen     ; 44     ; Horncastle;      7a     372.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1961     C5853     Ada Annie     Brown     - Housham      - ** born Alford,England aged 82 years.
  5. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Dec 1912 Brown      Robert      Househam; Househam      Ada A;      Grimsby; 7a 1568.     
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  8. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Sep 1889 Brown      William Oswald      ;      Basford     ; 7b     193.     
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1942     B59275     Robert     Brown;     Robert ;     Ellen Howard.

Robert Brown1

M, b. circa 1892, d. 1952
  • Robert Brown was born circa 1892.1
  • He was the son of Robert Brown and Ellen Howard.1
  • Robert Brown died in 1952 in Brisbane, Queensland.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1942     B59275     Robert     Brown;     Robert ;     Ellen Howard.

Robert Cecil Brown1

M, b. circa 1900

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1933/B16871     Brennan     Annie Florence;     Brown     Robert Cecil.

Robert Kendall Brown1

M, b. 31 July 1907, d. 1981

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1981/46539     Brown      Robert Kendall ;     31 July 1907.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1907/15953     Brown      Robert Kendall      ;Mary;     Robert Peter.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1976/54034     Brown      Myrtle Winifred ;     13 September 1907 (date and year of birth may not be corrrect).

Rose Ann Brown1

F, b. 1863, d. 29 August 1929
  • Rose Ann Brown was born in 1863. She was the daughter of John Brown and Dora Rupp.1,2
  • At the age of 19 years, Rose Ann Brown married William Zimmerle, son of John George Zimmerle and Christina (Sarah) Zoller, in 1882 in Queensland.1,3
  • On 5 August 1902,her husband, William Zimmerle died in Queensland.4,5
  • Rose Ann Brown died on 29 August 1929 in Queensland.2
  • She was buried on 30 August 1929 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. METH1-006-0002.4

Children of Rose Ann Brown and William Zimmerle

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1957     C2503     Mary Ann     Genrich;     William Zimmerle ;     Rose Brown.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1929     C3596     Rose Ann     Zimmerle;     John Brown ;     Dora Rupp.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1882     C469     Rose     Brown;     William     Zimmerle.
  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 1902     C1492     William     Zimmerle     ;John George Zimmerle      ;Sarah Toller.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1960     C2555     George Henry     Zimmerle;     William;      Rose Ann Brown.

Samuel Brown1

M, b. 10 July 1878, d. 1953

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1878/C1661     Samuel     Brown;     Edward;     Margaret Bowden.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Division of Darling Downs Plainby Polling Place.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1904     C614     Samuel     Brown     ;Emilie Mathilde Wilhelmine     Hess.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1953     C5470     Samuel     Brown;     Edward Brown;     Margaret Bowden.

Sydney Brown

M, b. 19 November 1918, d. 2 August 1996
  • Sydney Brown was born on 19 November 1918.
  • He was the son of James Henry Brown and Rose Elizabeth Gillies.
  • Sydney Brown appeared on the Electoral Roll with James Henry Brown and Rose Elizabeth Gillies in 1943 in Thornville, Crow's Nest. James was a farmer at Thornville, Rose was listed as living at Wutul. Their sons Richard, Ron (listed on the roll as Roy) and Sydney,labourers also lived at Thornville as did son Frank. Daughter Madge also lived at Thornville.1
  • Sydney Brown died on 2 August 1996 at age 77.2
  • He was buried on 6 August 1996 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.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, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Thomas George Brown1

M, b. 1883, d. 1962

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1883/C7160     Thomas George     Brown;     Edward;     Margaret Bowden.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1909/C2793      Brown     Thomas George;     Chambers     Sarah.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1962     C2682     Thomas George     Brown;     Edward;      Margaret Priscilla Bowden.

Walter Ernest Brown

M, b. 26 November 1906, d. 4 August 1985

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1908/10165     Walter Ernest Brown;James Henry;Rose Elizabeth Gillies.
  2. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1943.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crows Nest Cemetery.

Wilfred Brown1

M, b. circa 1887

Citations

  1. Rootsweb World Connect, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/, Peter Geddes pages.

William Andrew Brown1

M, b. circa 1890

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1919/C3198     Fitch     Jane;     Brown     William Andrew.

William Herbert Brown

M, b. 7 December 1905, d. 25 December 1981

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1906/5634     William Herbert Brown;James Henry;Rose Elizabeth Gillies.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  3. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1982     50641     William Herbert     Brown;     James Henry Brown     ;Rose Elizabeth Gillies.

William Oswald Brown1

M, b. September 1889
  • William Oswald Brown's birth was registered in the in Basford,Nottinghamshire Registration District in the September 1889 Quarter.1
  • He was the son of Robert Brown and Ellen Howard.1

Citations

  1. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Sep 1889 Brown      William Oswald      ;      Basford     ; 7b     193.     

Alice May Browne1

F, b. circa 1888

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1907     B5218     Alice May     Browne;     James Walter Ernest     Donaldson.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1913.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1947     C3825     James Ernest     Donaldson;     Alexander      ;Sarah Anne Moore.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907     B16056     Cecilia Mary Lonergan     Donaldson;     James Walter Ernest;     Alice May Brown.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1910     C11959     Eileen Joyce     Donaldson;     Ernest;     Alice May Brown.

Alma Browne1

F, b. 1903, d. 1903

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903     C4771     Alma     Browne     ;Holden;     Sarah Ann Jordan.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1903     C1366     Alma     Browne;     Holden Browne ;     Sarah Ann Jordan.

Ann Planet Browne1

F, b. 1870, d. 1956
  • Ann Planet Browne was born in 1870. She was born on the voyage to Australia aboard the ship Planet.1
  • She was the daughter of Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers.1
  • At the age of 26 years, Ann Planet Browne married William Tighe in 1896 in Queensland.2,3
  • Ann Planet Browne and William Tighe appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Helidon. William was a farmer.4
  • Ann Planet Browne's name was mentioned in the obituary of her father Holden Browne on 17 January 1925. It read - "The late Mr. Holden Browne, whose death occurred at Highfields, Toowoomba, on January 4 and who had reached the age of 86, arrived in the Highfields district from Brisbane in the early 70's; He became one of the foundation members of the Highfields Shire Council, being then returned, with, the late Mr. J. W. de Gruchy and the late Mr. F. T. Gregory, as representatives of No. 3 Subdivision. Throughout his long career, he enjoyed the complete confidence of his fellow farmers, who held him in the highest repute. He was one of the founders of the Baptist Church at Highfields, and one of the most faithful right till the end. In 1907 he was able to take a trip to the scenes of his childhood in Britain, from which he returned invigorated. Mrs. Holden Browne predeceased her husband by some years, but there remain to mourn their loss Messrs. William, John, and Stephen Browne (sons), Mrs. Joseph Gray (Cooroy), Mrs. Tighe (Helidon), Mrs. George Loveday (Kleiniton), and two single daughters, Mr. Samuel Browne (brother), and numerous grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. O'Boyle, predeceased him."5

  • In 1938,her husband, William Tighe died in Queensland.2,6
  • Ann Planet Browne died in 1956 in Queensland.7
  • She was buried in Highfields Baptist Cemetery.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1870     M591     Ann Planet     Brown;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  2. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Headstone Inscription.     
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1896     C1508     William     Tighe;     Planet Ann     Brown.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon North 1921.
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 January 1925 p 19 Article.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1938     C3808     William     Tighe;     William Kingston ;     Elizabeth Chambers.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1956     C5725     Planet Ann     Tighe;     Holden Browne      ;Isobel Chambers.     

Catherine Browne1

F, b. 1867, d. 1943
  • Catherine Browne was born in 1867 in Ireland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers.1
  • Catherine Browne immigrated on 21 January 1870 to Brisbane with Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers. Holden 31,and Isabella 27, travelled on the ship Planet with 3 year old Catherine. Their daughter Ann was born on the voyage and named Ann Planet. With them were Holden's sister Margaret 34, and her husband Martin O'Boyle aged 29. Holden and Margaret's parents William and Mary arrived in Brisbane in 1874.3
  • At the age of 23 years, Catherine Browne married Joseph George Gray in 1890 in Queensland.4
  • Catherine Browne's name was mentioned in the obituary of her father Holden Browne on 17 January 1925. It read - "The late Mr. Holden Browne, whose death occurred at Highfields, Toowoomba, on January 4 and who had reached the age of 86, arrived in the Highfields district from Brisbane in the early 70's; He became one of the foundation members of the Highfields Shire Council, being then returned, with, the late Mr. J. W. de Gruchy and the late Mr. F. T. Gregory, as representatives of No. 3 Subdivision. Throughout his long career, he enjoyed the complete confidence of his fellow farmers, who held him in the highest repute. He was one of the founders of the Baptist Church at Highfields, and one of the most faithful right till the end. In 1907 he was able to take a trip to the scenes of his childhood in Britain, from which he returned invigorated. Mrs. Holden Browne predeceased her husband by some years, but there remain to mourn their loss Messrs. William, John, and Stephen Browne (sons), Mrs. Joseph Gray (Cooroy), Mrs. Tighe (Helidon), Mrs. George Loveday (Kleiniton), and two single daughters, Mr. Samuel Browne (brother), and numerous grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. O'Boyle, predeceased him."5

  • Catherine Browne died in 1943 in Queensland.1

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1943     C484     Catherine     Gray;     Holden Browne;      Isabel Chambers.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assited Immigration Index 1829-1912.
  3. John Maddern, "Planet" Ship Schedule, 1870.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1890     C568     Kate     Brown;     Joseph George     Gray.
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 January 1925 p 19 Article.

Eliza Browne1

F, b. 1878, d. 1881

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1881     C823     Eliza     Brown;     Holden Brown ;     Isabella Chambers.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1878     C1487     Eliza     Brown;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.

Elizabeth (Bessy) Browne1

F, b. 1882, d. 1971
  • Elizabeth (Bessy) Browne was born in 1882 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers.1
  • Elizabeth (Bessy) Browne appeared on the Electoral Roll with Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers in 1913 in Highfields. William was a farmer. Their daughters Elizabeth and Lillie carried out home duties.2
  • At the age of 38 years, Elizabeth (Bessy) Browne married George Thomas Loveday, son of George Loveday and Susan Warner, in July 1920 in Queensland.3
  • Elizabeth (Bessy) Browne's name was mentioned in the obituary of her father Holden Browne on 17 January 1925. It read - "The late Mr. Holden Browne, whose death occurred at Highfields, Toowoomba, on January 4 and who had reached the age of 86, arrived in the Highfields district from Brisbane in the early 70's; He became one of the foundation members of the Highfields Shire Council, being then returned, with, the late Mr. J. W. de Gruchy and the late Mr. F. T. Gregory, as representatives of No. 3 Subdivision. Throughout his long career, he enjoyed the complete confidence of his fellow farmers, who held him in the highest repute. He was one of the founders of the Baptist Church at Highfields, and one of the most faithful right till the end. In 1907 he was able to take a trip to the scenes of his childhood in Britain, from which he returned invigorated. Mrs. Holden Browne predeceased her husband by some years, but there remain to mourn their loss Messrs. William, John, and Stephen Browne (sons), Mrs. Joseph Gray (Cooroy), Mrs. Tighe (Helidon), Mrs. George Loveday (Kleiniton), and two single daughters, Mr. Samuel Browne (brother), and numerous grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. O'Boyle, predeceased him."4

  • In 1943,her husband, George Thomas Loveday died in Queensland.5
  • Elizabeth (Bessy) Browne died in 1971 in Queensland.6,7
  • She was buried in Highfields Baptist Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1882     C2367     Bessy     Brown;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1913.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1920     C2314     George Thomas     Loveday      Bessy     Browne.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 January 1925 p 19 Article.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1943/C1254     George Thomas     Loveday;     George;     Susan Warner.
  6. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Headstone Inscription.     
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1971     C5580     Bessy     Loveday     Holden Brown      Isabella Chambers.

Glenra Florence Browne1

F, b. 1899

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     C3448     Glenra Florence     Browne     ;Holden;     Sarah Ann Jordan.

Holden Browne1

M, b. 1873, d. 1954
  • Holden Browne was born in 1873.1,2
  • He was the son of Samuel Browne and Jane Sheridan.2
  • Holden Browne immigrated on 22 February 1875 to Brisbane with Samuel Browne and Jane Sheridan. Samuel aged 31 and Jane 30 travelled with Holden, aged 2 on the Winefred from London.2
  • At the age of 25 years, Holden Browne married Sarah Ann Jordon in 1898 in Queensland.1
  • Holden Browne and Sarah Ann Jordon appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Djuan. Holden was a school teacher.3
  • Holden Browne died in 1954 in Queensland.4

Children of Holden Browne and Sarah Ann Jordon

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1898     C581     Holden     Browne;     Sarah Ann     Jordan.
  2. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Assisted Immigration Index 1829-1912.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1903-1908.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1954     C2143     Holden     Browne;     Samuel ;     Jane Sheridon.     
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899     C3448     Glenra Florence     Browne     ;Holden;     Sarah Ann Jordan.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903     C4771     Alma     Browne     ;Holden;     Sarah Ann Jordan.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904     C3453     Raymond Samuel     Browne;     Holden;     Sarah Ann Jordan.

Holden Browne1

M, b. 1839, d. 4 January 1925
  • Holden Browne was born in 1839 in County Sligo, Ireland.1,2,3
  • He was the son of William H(olden) Browne and Mary McCleary.2
  • Holden Browne married Isabella Chambers circa 1865.1
  • Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers immigrated to Brisbane on 21 January 1870. Holden 31,and Isabella 27, travelled on the ship Planet with 3 year old Catherine. Their daughter Ann was born on the voyage and named Ann Planet. With them were Holden's sister Margaret 34, and her husband Martin O'Boyle aged 29. Holden and Margaret's parents William and Mary arrived in Brisbane in 1874.4
  • Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Highfields. William was a farmer. Their daughters Elizabeth and Lillie carried out home duties.5
  • On 1 November 1918,his wife, Isabella Chambers died in Queensland.6,3
  • Holden Browne died on 4 January 1925 in Queensland.2,3
  • Holden Browne's orbituary appeared The Queenslander on 17 January 1925. It read - "The late Mr. Holden Browne, whose death occurred at Highfields, Toowoomba, on January 4 and who had reached the age of 86, arrived in the Highfields district from Brisbane in the early 70's; He became one of the foundation members of the Highfields Shire Council, being then returned, with, the late Mr. J. W. de Gruchy and the late Mr. F. T. Gregory, as representatives of No. 3 Subdivision. Throughout his long career, he enjoyed the complete confidence of his fellow farmers, who held him in the highest repute. He was one of the founders of the Baptist Church at Highfields, and one of the most faithful right till the end. In 1907 he was able to take a trip to the scenes of his childhood in Britain, from which he returned invigorated. Mrs. Holden Browne predeceased her husband by some years, but there remain to mourn their loss Messrs. William, John, and Stephen Browne (sons), Mrs. Joseph Gray (Cooroy), Mrs. Tighe (Helidon), Mrs. George Loveday (Kleiniton), and two single daughters, Mr. Samuel Browne (brother), and numerous grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. O'Boyle, predeceased him."7
  • He was buried in Highfields Baptist Cemetery.3

Children of Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1926     C2403     William     Browne;     Holden Browne;      Isabella Chambers.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1925     C943     Holden     Browne     William Brown or Browne      ;Mary McLeary.
  3. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Headstone Inscription.
  4. John Maddern, "Planet" Ship Schedule, 1870.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1913.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1918     C4958     Isabella     Browne;     John Chambers ;     Bessie Shaw.
  7. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 January 1925 p 19 Article.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1943     C484     Catherine     Gray;     Holden Browne;      Isabel Chambers.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1870     M591     Ann Planet     Brown;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1872     B7448     Samuel     Brown     ;Holden Brown ;     Isabella Chambers.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1963     C1221     John     Browne;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1878     C806     Margaret     Brown;     Holden Brown ;     Isabella Chambers.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1881     C823     Eliza     Brown;     Holden Brown ;     Isabella Chambers.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C7975     Lillie     Browne;     Holden Browne ;     Isabella Chambers.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1882     C2367     Bessy     Brown;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1947     C3822     Stephen     Browne;     Holden ;     Isabella Chambers.

Holden Victor Browne1,2

M, b. 1903
  • Holden Victor Browne was born in 1903 in Queensland.1,3
  • He was the son of William Browne and Annie Creighton.4
  • Holden Victor Browne appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Cawdor. He was a farmer.5
  • At the age of 26 years, Holden Victor Browne married Annie Ruby Head in 1929 in Queensland.2,6
  • Holden Victor Browne and Annie Ruby Head appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Crow's Nest. Holden was a factory manager.2

Citations

  1. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Monday 10 December 1951 p 10 Family Notices.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Dalring Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1954.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903     C4790     Holden Victor     Browne;     William;     Annie Creighton.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903     C4790     Holden Victor     Browne     William;     Annie Creighton.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1929     C2622     Holden Victor     Browne;     Annie Ruby     Head.

John Browne1

M, b. 1876, d. 1963
  • John Browne was born in 1876 in Brisbane, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers.1
  • At the age of 27 years, John Browne married Maria (Mary) Ramke, daughter of George Friedrich Ramke and Agnetha Hindrich, in 1903 in Queensland.3,4
  • John Browne and Maria (Mary) Ramke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Woolmer. John was a farmer.5
  • John Browne appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Woolmer. John was a farmer.6
  • He's name was mentioned in the obituary of her father Holden Browne on 17 January 1925. It read - "The late Mr. Holden Browne, whose death occurred at Highfields, Toowoomba, on January 4 and who had reached the age of 86, arrived in the Highfields district from Brisbane in the early 70's; He became one of the foundation members of the Highfields Shire Council, being then returned, with, the late Mr. J. W. de Gruchy and the late Mr. F. T. Gregory, as representatives of No. 3 Subdivision. Throughout his long career, he enjoyed the complete confidence of his fellow farmers, who held him in the highest repute. He was one of the founders of the Baptist Church at Highfields, and one of the most faithful right till the end. In 1907 he was able to take a trip to the scenes of his childhood in Britain, from which he returned invigorated. Mrs. Holden Browne predeceased her husband by some years, but there remain to mourn their loss Messrs. William, John, and Stephen Browne (sons), Mrs. Joseph Gray (Cooroy), Mrs. Tighe (Helidon), Mrs. George Loveday (Kleiniton), and two single daughters, Mr. Samuel Browne (brother), and numerous grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. O'Boyle, predeceased him."7

  • John Browne died in 1963 in Queensland.1

Child of John Browne and Maria (Mary) Ramke

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1963     C1221     John     Browne;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1876     B20218     John     Brown;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  3. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Headstone Inscription.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1903     C678     Maria     Ramke;     John     Browne.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1913.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  7. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 January 1925 p 19 Article.

Lillie Browne1

F, b. 1880, d. 1974
  • Lillie Browne was born in 1880 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers.1
  • Lillie Browne appeared on the Electoral Roll with Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers in 1913 in Highfields. William was a farmer. Their daughters Elizabeth and Lillie carried out home duties.3
  • Lillie Browne appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Highfields. She carried out home duties.4
  • She's name was mentioned in the obituary of her father Holden Browne on 17 January 1925. It read - "The late Mr. Holden Browne, whose death occurred at Highfields, Toowoomba, on January 4 and who had reached the age of 86, arrived in the Highfields district from Brisbane in the early 70's; He became one of the foundation members of the Highfields Shire Council, being then returned, with, the late Mr. J. W. de Gruchy and the late Mr. F. T. Gregory, as representatives of No. 3 Subdivision. Throughout his long career, he enjoyed the complete confidence of his fellow farmers, who held him in the highest repute. He was one of the founders of the Baptist Church at Highfields, and one of the most faithful right till the end. In 1907 he was able to take a trip to the scenes of his childhood in Britain, from which he returned invigorated. Mrs. Holden Browne predeceased her husband by some years, but there remain to mourn their loss Messrs. William, John, and Stephen Browne (sons), Mrs. Joseph Gray (Cooroy), Mrs. Tighe (Helidon), Mrs. George Loveday (Kleiniton), and two single daughters, Mr. Samuel Browne (brother), and numerous grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. O'Boyle, predeceased him."5

  • Lillie Browne died in 1974 in Queensland.1
  • She was buried in Highfields Baptist Cemetery.6

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     C7975     Lillie     Browne;     Holden Browne ;     Isabella Chambers.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1880     C2028     Lillie     Brown;     Holden;     Isabella Chambers.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1913.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Highfields 1925.
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 January 1925 p 19 Article.
  6. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Headstone Inscription.     

Margaret Browne1

F, b. 1878, d. 1878

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1878     C806     Margaret     Brown;     Holden Brown ;     Isabella Chambers.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1878     C1486     Margaret     Brown;     Holden     ;Isabella Chamber.

Margaret Browne1

F, b. 1836, d. 3 April 1908
  • Margaret Browne was born in 1836 in County Sligo, Ireland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of William H(olden) Browne and Mary McCleary.1
  • Margaret Browne married Martin O'Boyle circa 1868.2
  • Margaret Browne immigrated on 21 January 1870 to Brisbane with Holden Browne and Isabella Chambers. Holden 31,and Isabella 27, travelled on the ship Planet with 3 year old Catherine. Their daughter Ann was born on the voyage and named Ann Planet. With them were Holden's sister Margaret 34, and her husband Martin O'Boyle aged 29. Holden and Margaret's parents William and Mary arrived in Brisbane in 1874.3
  • Margaret Browne was buried in Highfields Baptist Cemetery.2
  • Margaret Browne died on 3 April 1908 in Queensland.1,4

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Headstone Inscription.     
  3. John Maddern, "Planet" Ship Schedule, 1870.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1908     C1649     Margaret     O'Boyle;     William Browne      ;Mary McLeary.