David Cossart

M, b. 12 October 1858, d. 6 September 1902

David Cossart 1858-1902

  • David Cossart was born on 12 October 1858 in County Atrium, Northern Ireland.
  • He was the son of Henry Cossart and Mary Walker.
  • His year of birth is stated elsewhere in the book "Cossarts and Allied Families" as 1860.
  • David Cossart immigrated to Queensland in 1864. on the "Flying Cloud" with his parents and siblings.
    The "Flying Cloud" - the ship on which the Cossart family travelled to Moreton Bay in 1864.
  • In 1875 both Joseph and David Cossart worked at the Cameron and Hebbel's Sawmill at Perseverance where they became skilled sawmill hands. They also worked at Duncan Munro's Mill at Geham, Filshie & Broadfoot at Hampton Sawmills (located at Merrits Creek) and Pechey's Mill at Pechey.
  • In February 1878 David attended a Gospel Class meeting. He became a lay preacher in August 1879.
  • In the early1890's he ran a Firewood Depot at the corner of Neil and Russell Streets in Toowoomba in partnership with his nephews Jack and Harry Cossart.
  • At the age of 36 years, David Cossart married Ella Maud Dothie, daughter of James Dothie and Sarah Ann Wilkinson, in 1895 in Queensland.
  • On 28 February 1898 the following article appeared in the "Brisbane Courier":- "Name of Deceased Proprietor.-Henry Cossart, late of Pipeclay, near Toowoomba, farmer- Date of Dteath.-11th January, 1878.
    Name of Claimant -Mary Cossart, of Ipswich, widow of deceased.
    Description and Situation of Land.-Selection 294 and portion 5, county of Cavendish, parish of Crow's Nest.
    Estate Claimed to be Transmitted.-Life estate.
    Particulars of Will or Otherwise.-Will dated 18th June, 1874.
    Date within which Caveat may be Lodged. -5th April, 1898

    Name of Deceased Proprietor.-Henry Cossart aforesaid.
    Date of Death.-11th January, 1878.
    Names of Claimants.-James Cossart, of Dugandan, saw-mill proprietor, and David Cossart, of the same place, sawyer.
    Description and Situation of Land.-Selec- tion 294 and portion 5, county of Cavendish, parish of Crow's Nest.
    Estate Claimed to be Transmitted.-Fee simple in remainder.
    Particulars of Will or Otherwise.-Will dated 18th June, 1874.
    Date within which Caveat may be Lodged. -5th April, 1898.
  • David Cossart died on 6 September 1902 in Queensland at age 43. He had "for the last twenty years, suffered from an insidious disease, which has baffled the skill of many doctors .... and once before, about ten years ago had been at deaths door .... about six weeks ago he was compelled to take to his bed......he endured great pain which was borne with great fortitude".
    Rev John Adamson described David - "as a man, his physical frame was not robust, and this was the result of years of suffering; but intellectually he was strong, vigorous, capable, while morally and spiritually his life was of a high type indeed. He was modest and retiring to the end, and deeply appreciated his home and the company of his wife and child, whom he dearly loved."
  • David was buried on 8 September 1902 in Queensland. "The funeral was one of the largest ever seen in the district. Men of all classes and different creeds assembled to pay their respects .... places of business were closed as the funeral procession passed through town".
    After David's death, Ella returned to Melbourne with their daughter Edith.
  • The following article appeared in the The Brisbane Courier on 26 January 1903. Name of Deceased Proprietor.-David Cossart, late of Dugandan, sawyer.
    Date of Death.-6th September, 1902.
    Name of Claimant.-Ella Maud Cossart, of the same place, widow of deceased.
    Description and Situation of Land. Allotments 6 and 7 of section 1, town of Dugandan ; portion 205, parish of Dugandan ; and resubdivision 5 of subdivision 2 of resubdivison 1 and of resubdivision 6 of subdivision 1 of portion 209, parish of Coochin ;-all in the county of Ward.
    Estate Claimed to be Transmitted.-Fee simple.
    Particulars of Will or Otherwise -Will dated 23rd August, 1902.
    Date within which Caveat may be Lodeed -2nd March, 1903.

Child of David Cossart and Ella Maud Dothie

David Cossart

M, b. 14 December 1715
  • David Cossart was baptized on 14 December 1715 in St Mary, Dublin. His father's occupation at the time of David's baptism was merchant.
  • He was the son of Benjamin Cossart and Mary Unknown.

David Cossart

M, b. 1649

David Cossart

M, b. 1 October 1623, d. December 1683
  • David Cossart was baptized on 1 October 1623 in France.
  • He was the son of Pierre Cossart Third and Marie Baudouyn.
  • At the age of 31 years, 1 month and 7 days, David Cossart married Marguerite Congnard on 8 November 1654. She was the sister of Judith Congnard who married his brother Jacques.
  • Around in 1669 David Cossart and Marguerite Congnard left France . David and Marguerite fled to Ireland before the Revocation with their family of seven children and established themselves in Dublin. Another three children were born there.
  • David Cossart died in December 1683 in Ireland at age 60.

Children of David Cossart and Marguerite Congnard

David Cossart Fifth

M, b. 1659
  • David Cossart Fifth was born in 1659 in France.
  • He was the son of David Cossart and Marguerite Congnard.
  • David Cossart Fifth immigrated in 1669 with David Cossart and Marguerite Congnard. David and Marguerite fled to Ireland before the Revocation with their family of seven children and established themselves in Dublin. Another three children were born there.

David Cossart Fourth

M, b. 1655, d. before 1659

David Nicolous Cossart

M, b. 22 March 1744, d. 16 June 1818
  • David Nicolous Cossart was also known as David Nicolous de Cossart St Aubin d'Espier.
  • He was born on 22 March 1744 in Montmirail, Neuchatel, Switzerland.
  • He was the son of Heinrich Frederic Cossart and Amalia Faillard.
  • David Nicolous Cossart was baptized in Neuchatel.
  • David Nicolous Cossart died on 16 June 1818 in Niesky, Bradenberg, Preussen, at age 74.

David Cossart Seventh

M, b. 24 October 1695
  • David Cossart Seventh was baptized on 24 October 1695 in Ireland. His father's occupation at the time of David's baptism was merchant.
  • He was the son of Samuel Cossart Second and Jane Unknown.

David Cossart Sixth

M, b. 1685

David Cossart Third

M, b. 9 November 1649, d. 20 June 1651

Doreen Allan Cossart

F, b. 19 March 1926, d. 2007
  • Doreen Allan Cossart was born on 19 March 1926.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Edward Cossart and Beatrice Clara Bowes.
  • Doreen Allan Cossart attended school in Sommerville House, Brisbane.
  • She attended school in Boonah Rural School.
  • He was Nurse, Ipswich General Hospital.
  • At the age of 23 years, Doreen Allan Cossart married James Mephan Ferguson in 1950.
  • Doreen Allan Cossart died in 2007 in Victoria.

Douglas Grant Cossart

M, b. 28 November 1912

Edith Joy Cossart

F, b. 19 March 1913, d. 28 December 1985
  • Edith Joy Cossart was born on 19 March 1913 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Cossart and Rosana Edith Garton Gough.
  • At the age of 28 years and 11 days, Edith Joy Cossart married Peter Miller on 30 March 1941.
  • On 7 September 1985,her husband, Peter Miller died in Brisbane at age 80.
  • Edith Joy Cossart died on 28 December 1985 in Brisbane at age 72.

Child of Edith Joy Cossart and Peter Miller

Edith Mildred Cossart

F, b. 31 August 1897, d. 25 June 1972
  • Edith Mildred Cossart was born on 31 August 1897 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of David Cossart and Ella Maud Dothie.
  • Edith Mildred Cossart died on 25 June 1972 in Melbourne at age 74.
  • Edith was buried on 28 June 1972 in St Kilda Cemetery.

Edna May Cossart

F, b. 23 October 1906, d. 25 June 1975

Elizabeth Cossart

F, b. 1586, d. 10 March 1663

Children of Elizabeth Cossart and Jehan Herbert Second

Elizabeth Cossart

F, b. circa 1775

Elizabeth Cossart

F, b. 1678
  • Elizabeth Cossart was born in 1678 in France.
  • She was the daughter of Noel Cossart Third and Ann Petit.
  • Elizabeth Cossart witnessed the Note of Noel Cossart Third and Ann Petit in 1696; Noel, his wife Elizabeth and their children fled to London at the time of the Revocation. He was admitted to membership in the Threadneedle Street French Church in 1696.

Elizabeth Amelia Cossart

F, b. 1771

Elizabeth Cossart Eighth

F, b. circa 1760

Elizabeth French Cossart

F, b. 10 July 1883, d. 27 October 1956
  • Elizabeth French Cossart was born on 10 July 1883 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Cossart and Martha French.
  • At the age of 24 years, 9 months and 5 days, Elizabeth French Cossart married Edward Grant, son of George Edwin Grant and Bridget Conway, on 15 April 1908 in Queensland. Their marriage notice appeared in "The Queenslander" on Saturday 9 May, 1908. GRANT—COSSART.-On April 15, at St. James's Church of England, Toowoomba, by the Rev. Teasdale Cockell, Edward, eldest son of Mr. G. E. Grant, Toowoomba, to Elisabeth French, fourth daughter of Mr. John Cossart, Toowoomba.
  • On 14 August 1956,her husband, Edward Grant died in Queensland.
  • Elizabeth French Cossart died on 27 October 1956 in Queensland at age 73.

Children of Elizabeth French Cossart and Edward Grant

Elizabeth Jane Cossart

F, b. 1844
  • Elizabeth Jane Cossart was born in 1844 in England.
  • She was the daughter of William Cossart Second and Catherine Wallas.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census, Elizabeth Jane Cossart was living in the household of William Cossart Second in Middlesex. He was shown as the head of the family born Dublin in 1811. Living with him were his sisters Mary, born Dublin 1809, and Margaret born Dublin 1810, as well as his daughter Elizabeth Jane, born 1844 in Marlebone.

Elizabeth Cossart Ninth

F, b. 1777

Elizabeth Cossart Seventh

F, b. 30 July 1725
  • Elizabeth Cossart Seventh was born on 30 July 1725 in County Cork, Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of Pierre Cossart Tenth and Elizabeth Perdriau.
  • At the age of 18 years, 11 months and 14 days, Elizabeth Cossart Seventh married Godfrey Baker on 14 July 1744 in Glanmere, County Cork. Godfrey was a merchant of Cork, a water bailiff and Alderman from 1769-1770.
  • In 1784Elizabeth Cossart Seventh was named as a beneficiary of Pierre Cossart Thirteenth's will. It provided that his wife Elizabeth (nee Roberts) "should have the use of all his plate for life" and that "in case my children die before my wife, I leave her one-third of all my substance, on-third to my brother Isaac of London, and the other third between my three sisters, Margaret Carleton, Elizabeth Baker and Suzanne Lapp."

Children of Elizabeth Cossart Seventh and Godfrey Baker

Elizabeth Cossart Sixth

F, b. 1714

Elizabeth Cossart Tenth

F, b. 1804
  • Elizabeth Cossart Tenth was born in 1804 in Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of John Cossart Fourth and Elizabeth Crosthwait.
  • Elizabeth Cossart Tenth married Henry Peter Carleton circa 1825. Henry and Elizabeth were second cousins. He was a Captain in the First Bengal Fusiliers, and the son of the Dean of Killaloe. They had no children.

Elizabeth Cossart Third

F, b. 1663
  • Elizabeth Cossart Third was born in 1663 in France. She was a twin to Ann.
  • She was the daughter of David Cossart and Marguerite Congnard.
  • Elizabeth Cossart Third immigrated in 1669 with David Cossart and Marguerite Congnard. David and Marguerite fled to Ireland before the Revocation with their family of seven children and established themselves in Dublin. Another three children were born there.

Esther Cossart

F, b. 1590, d. 25 June 1649

Children of Esther Cossart and Jehan le Plastrier Sixth

Child of Esther Cossart and Estienne Chapperon

Esther Cossart Fifth

F, b. 1684
  • Esther Cossart Fifth was born in 1684 in France.
  • She was the daughter of Noel Cossart Third and Ann Petit.
  • Esther Cossart Fifth witnessed the Note of Noel Cossart Third and Ann Petit in 1696; Noel, his wife Elizabeth and their children fled to London at the time of the Revocation. He was admitted to membership in the Threadneedle Street French Church in 1696.

Esther Cossart Fourth

F, b. 8 February 1666, d. 19 December 1672