Matilda Jane Diamond

F, b. 30 June 1893, d. 14 May 1960
  • Matilda Jane Diamond was born on 30 June 1893 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Diamond and Matilda Ann Honey Austin.
  • Matilda Jane Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Matilda Ann Honey Austin and Edward Diamond in 1919 in Hamilton. Edward was a storeman and Matilda carried out home duties. Francis, a labourer, and Matilda Jane, a clerk also lived with them. Their son Edward and his wife lived in Allen Street, Hamilton.
  • Matilda Jane Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Edward Diamond and Matilda Ann Honey Austin in 1925 in Hamilton. Edward was a storeman and Matilda carried out home duties. John Henry was a freezer and Matilda Jane a clerk. Vincent was a barman. Edward and his wife Zoe lived in Allen Street, Hamilton.
  • At the age of 40 years, Matilda Jane Diamond married William Roy Lay in 1934 in Queensland.
  • Matilda Jane Diamond died on 14 May 1960 at age 66.

Patrick Francis Diamond

M, b. 15 November 1882, d. 29 August 1947
  • Patrick Francis Diamond was born on 15 November 1882 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Laurence Diamond and Mary Jane Gunter.
  • Patrick Francis Diamond and Laurence Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Lawrence snr, and son Patrick were farmers, daughter Mary Ann carried out domestic duties and son William was a labourer.
  • Patrick Francis Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Laurence Diamond in 1909 in Ravensbourne. John was a farmer as were his sons Lawrence and Patrick. Son William was listed as a labourer.
  • Patrick Francis Diamond was mentioned in the Obituary of Laurence Diamond on 1 November 1913 published in the Darling Downs Gazette. "On Thursday afternoon, at Highfields cemetery, the remains of the late Mr. Laurence Diamond of Perseverance were laid to rest, the service being conducted by the Rev. Father Murphy. The late Mr. Diamond was born in Derry (Ireland) seventy three years ago, and he came to Queensland in the year 1862. After, living for a time at Maryborough where he landed from the "Prince Consort” he came to the Downs, and went out to the great Perseverance Forest to cut out a home. What the origin of the name of the place we cannot say, but certainly it was appropriately named because only the man with a big stout heart and grim courage and perseverance would go there in the early days, when the nearest was Toowoomba, and the dray was the only means of locomotion. Mr Diamond was one of those who succeeded. His wife predeceased him about 17 years ago but a family of six sons and four daughters is living. The sons are William, John, and Francis of Perseverance, Peter of South Africa, and Patrick and Lawrence of Tarong, the daughters are Mrs James McErlean of Taabinga, Mrs Gillies of Goombungee, Mrs Purtell (Hampton) and Miss Ella Diamond of Perseverance."
  • Patrick Francis Diamond died on 29 August 1947 in Queensland at age 64.

Patrick Francis Diamond

M, b. 7 March 1913, d. 9 January 1973
  • Patrick Francis Diamond was born on 7 March 1913 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Diamond and Mary Sabrine Cleary.
  • Patrick Francis Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Hampton. He was a farmer.
  • Patrick Francis Diamond died on 9 January 1973 in Queensland at age 59.
  • He was buried on 10 January 1973 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Peter Diamond

M, b. 8 November 1880, d. 1927
  • Peter Diamond was born on 8 November 1880 in Queensland. He married in South Africa and had four children to Charlotte Henrietta Taylor.
  • He was the son of Laurence Diamond and Mary Jane Gunter.
  • Peter was the best man at the wedding of William Diamond and Mary Sabrine Cleary, daughter of John Cleary and Mary Unknown, on 30 April 1910 in Queensland; At the time of their marriage Mary's parents, father John formerly of Perseverance, were both deceased. She was given away by her god-father Mr McQuillan.
  • Peter Diamond was mentioned in the Obituary of Laurence Diamond on 1 November 1913 published in the Darling Downs Gazette. "On Thursday afternoon, at Highfields cemetery, the remains of the late Mr. Laurence Diamond of Perseverance were laid to rest, the service being conducted by the Rev. Father Murphy. The late Mr. Diamond was born in Derry (Ireland) seventy three years ago, and he came to Queensland in the year 1862. After, living for a time at Maryborough where he landed from the "Prince Consort” he came to the Downs, and went out to the great Perseverance Forest to cut out a home. What the origin of the name of the place we cannot say, but certainly it was appropriately named because only the man with a big stout heart and grim courage and perseverance would go there in the early days, when the nearest was Toowoomba, and the dray was the only means of locomotion. Mr Diamond was one of those who succeeded. His wife predeceased him about 17 years ago but a family of six sons and four daughters is living. The sons are William, John, and Francis of Perseverance, Peter of South Africa, and Patrick and Lawrence of Tarong, the daughters are Mrs James McErlean of Taabinga, Mrs Gillies of Goombungee, Mrs Purtell (Hampton) and Miss Ella Diamond of Perseverance."
  • Peter Diamond died in 1927 in Gauteng, South Africa.

Rachel Margaret Diamond

F, b. 11 March 1872, d. 9 October 1936
  • Rachel Margaret Diamond was born on 11 March 1872 in Pipeclay, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Laurence Diamond and Mary Jane Gunter.
  • When the Perseverance Creek School was opened in November 1880, the first day pupils were John Ryan, William Diamond, Alf Ernest Bidgood, Miriam Case, Kate Diamond, Rachel Diamond, Ann Hebbel, Margaret Hebbel, Jacob Hebbel, Emily White, Mary Ryan, and George Case. The first head teacher was Thomas Walls and the School Committee consisted of Joseph Cossart (Secretary - his eldest child was only four at the time), Alf Bidgood, John Hebbel, James and John McQuillan.
    The following year Alice Brown, Joseph Cronk, John Brown, Edward Brown, Alice Cronk, Minnie Humberdross, Emma Humberdross and John Kynoch were enrolled.
  • At the age of 25 years, Rachel Margaret Diamond married James Patrick McErlean, son of John McErlean and Catherine Kelly, in 1898 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 Rachel Margaret Diamond and James Patrick McErlean lived in Ravensbourne.. James was listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Ravensbourne as was his brother Hugh:CR:]
  • Rachel Margaret Diamond and James Patrick McErlean appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. James was a farmer.
  • Rachel Margaret Diamond and James Patrick McErlean appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Ravensbourne. James was a farmer.
  • On 11 October 1930,her husband, James Patrick McErlean died in Queensland at age 68.
  • Rachel Margaret Diamond died on 9 October 1936 in Queensland at age 64.

Children of Rachel Margaret Diamond and James Patrick McErlean

Thelma Ruby Diamond

F, b. 22 July 1910

Thomas Henry Diamond

M, b. 24 September 1886, d. 4 October 1895
  • Thomas Henry Diamond was born on 24 September 1886 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Laurence Diamond and Mary Jane Gunter.
  • Thomas Henry Diamond died on 4 October 1895 in Queensland at age 9.
  • He was buried on 5 October 1895 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Vincent Augustus Diamond

M, b. 26 March 1891, d. 1966
  • Vincent Augustus Diamond was born on 26 March 1891 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Diamond and Matilda Ann Honey Austin.
  • Vincent Augustus Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Edward Diamond in 1936 in Hamilton. Edward was a storeman, John Henry a freezer and Vincent a barman. Zoe Margaret, Edward Charles and Hazel Zena Diamond lived in 137 Allen Street.
  • Vincent Augustus Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at Hamilton. He was a clerk. A Mary Catherine Diamond, perhaps his wife lived at the same address.
  • Vincent Augustus Diamond died in 1966 in Queensland.

William Diamond

M, b. 16 July 1873, d. 1954
  • William Diamond was born on 16 July 1873 in Pipeclay, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Laurence Diamond and Mary Jane Gunter.
  • When the Perseverance Creek School was opened in November 1880, the first day pupils were John Ryan, William Diamond, Alf Ernest Bidgood, Miriam Case, Kate Diamond, Rachel Diamond, Ann Hebbel, Margaret Hebbel, Jacob Hebbel, Emily White, Mary Ryan, and George Case. The first head teacher was Thomas Walls and the School Committee consisted of Joseph Cossart (Secretary - his eldest child was only four at the time), Alf Bidgood, John Hebbel, James and John McQuillan.
    The following year Alice Brown, Joseph Cronk, John Brown, Edward Brown, Alice Cronk, Minnie Humberdross, Emma Humberdross and John Kynoch were enrolled.
  • William Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Laurence Diamond in 1903 in Ravensbourne. Lawrence was a farmer. His son William was a labourer.
  • William Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Laurence Diamond and Patrick Francis Diamond in 1905 in Ravensbourne. Lawrence snr, and son Patrick were farmers, daughter Mary Ann carried out domestic duties and son William was a labourer.
  • William Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Laurence Diamond in 1909 in Ravensbourne. John was a farmer as were his sons Lawrence and Patrick. Son William was listed as a labourer.
  • At the age of 36 years, 9 months and 14 days, William Diamond married Mary Sabrine Cleary, daughter of John Cleary and Mary Unknown, on 30 April 1910 in Queensland. At the time of their marriage Mary's parents, father John formerly of Perseverance, were both deceased. She was given away by her god-father Mr McQuillan.
  • William Diamond and Mary Sabrine Cleary appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer.
  • William Diamond was mentioned in the Obituary of Laurence Diamond on 1 November 1913 published in the Darling Downs Gazette. "On Thursday afternoon, at Highfields cemetery, the remains of the late Mr. Laurence Diamond of Perseverance were laid to rest, the service being conducted by the Rev. Father Murphy. The late Mr. Diamond was born in Derry (Ireland) seventy three years ago, and he came to Queensland in the year 1862. After, living for a time at Maryborough where he landed from the "Prince Consort” he came to the Downs, and went out to the great Perseverance Forest to cut out a home. What the origin of the name of the place we cannot say, but certainly it was appropriately named because only the man with a big stout heart and grim courage and perseverance would go there in the early days, when the nearest was Toowoomba, and the dray was the only means of locomotion. Mr Diamond was one of those who succeeded. His wife predeceased him about 17 years ago but a family of six sons and four daughters is living. The sons are William, John, and Francis of Perseverance, Peter of South Africa, and Patrick and Lawrence of Tarong, the daughters are Mrs James McErlean of Taabinga, Mrs Gillies of Goombungee, Mrs Purtell (Hampton) and Miss Ella Diamond of Perseverance."
  • William Diamond was granted probate for the estate of Laurence Diamond in April 1914; to his sons John and William. His estate was worth £637 reality, £3507 personally.
  • On 1 September 1919William Diamond was named as a beneficiary of Mary Sabrine Cleary's will. At the time she owned Portions 23, 37 and 82v, Parish of Ravensobourne.
  • William Diamond and Mary Sabrine Cleary appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer.
  • On 18 October 1922,his wife, Mary Sabrine Cleary died in Queensland.
  • William Diamond appeared on the Electoral Roll with Francis Diamond and John Diamond in 1925 in Ravensbourne. Francis, John and William were all farmers.
  • At the age of 53 years, William Diamond married Frances Field in 1927 in Queensland.
  • William Diamond and Frances Field appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Hampton. William was a farmer.
  • William Diamond and Frances Field appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Hampton. William was a farmer. His son Partrick Francis also lived at Clearyvale.
  • William Diamond died in 1954 in Queensland.

Children of William Diamond and Mary Sabrine Cleary

Audrey Maud Dick

F, b. 1908

Catherine Jean Dick

F, b. 1910

Colin David Dick

M, b. circa 1916, d. 1946

Edith Katie Dick

F, b. 1901

Gordon Joseph Dick

M, b. 1898, d. 1964

Jack Rainsford Dick

M, b. 2 April 1912, d. 1984
  • Jack Rainsford Dick was born on 2 April 1912 in New Zealand.
  • He was the son of John Dick and Louisa Primmer.
  • Jack Rainsford Dick died in 1984 in New Zealand.

John Dick

M, b. circa 1865

Children of John Dick and Catherine (Kate) Primmer

Children of John Dick and Louisa Primmer

Leslie Stewart Dick

M, b. 1914, d. 1970

Mary Elizabeth Dick

F, b. 9 September 1907, d. 10 June 1992

Norman George Dick

M, b. 29 August 1899, d. 1973

Wilfred John Dick

M, b. 20 April 1897, d. 1973
  • Wilfred John Dick was born on 20 April 1897 in New Zealand.
  • He was the son of John Dick and Catherine (Kate) Primmer.
  • At the age of 25 years, Wilfred John Dick married Nellie Panckhurst in 1923 in New Zealand.
  • Wilfred John Dick died in 1973 in New Zealand.

William Howard Dick

M, b. 1913, d. 1985

William Loague Dick

M, b. 1884, d. 1962
  • William Loague Dick was born in 1884 in Queensland. He was the son of John Baxter Dick and Catherine Jane Loague.
  • At the age of 22 years, William Loague Dick married Louisa Grace Peters in 1906 in Queensland.
  • William Loague Dick and Louisa Grace Peters appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Thallon Street, Crow's Nest. William was a draper. Their daughter Mary was a shop assistant.
  • In 1951,his wife, Louisa Grace Peters died in Queensland.
  • William Loague Dick died in 1962 in Queensland.

Children of William Loague Dick and Louisa Grace Peters

Adam Arthur Dickhardt

M, b. 1876, d. 18 July 1962
  • Adam Arthur Dickhardt was born in 1876.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Diikhaut and Mary Eva Annie Kranz.
  • Adam Arthur Dickhardt appeared on the Electoral Roll with Mary Eva Annie Kranz and Catherina Lavina Dickhardt in 1908 in Djuan. Mary carried out domestic duties and Kate was a domestic servant. Mary's sons Kasper, James and Adam farmed at Djuan while William was a labourer.
  • On 9 August 1911 Arthur won a ballet for land at Tarong, Nanango.
  • Adam Arthur Dickhardt died on 18 July 1962 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 19 July 1962 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC7-009-0051.

Ann Dickhardt

F, b. 1889, d. 1889

Catherina Lavina Dickhardt

F, b. 1879, d. 1949
  • Catherina Lavina Dickhardt was born in 1879 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Wilhelm Diikhaut and Mary Eva Annie Kranz.
  • Catherina Lavina Dickhardt and Mary Eva Annie Kranz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Djuan. Mary carried out domestic duties and Kate was a domestic servant. Mary's sons Kasper, James and Adam farmed at Djuan while William was a labourer.
  • On 30 January 1915 was working as a domestic in a Convent in Bowen Hills, Brisbane.
  • At the age of 37 years, Catherina Lavina Dickhardt married Donald Francis McPherson in 1916 in Queensland.
  • Catherina Lavina Dickhardt died in 1949 in Queensland.

James William Dickhardt

M, b. 1875, d. 3 August 1958
  • James William Dickhardt was born in 1875.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Diikhaut and Mary Eva Annie Kranz.
  • In 1901 James William Dickhardt lived in Djuan. James was listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Djuan.
  • In 1902 James selected 160 acres of land at Djuan, Crow's Nest.
  • The following article appeared in the Collings & Co took James to the Petty Debt court, Toowoomba for non-payment of goods to the value of £1 6s 6d
    on 16 April 1904.
  • At the age of 32 years, James William Dickhardt married Bridget Mary Byrne in 1907 in Western Australia. At some stage James must have gone to Western Australia either with Martin or to visit him. He returned to Queensland with Bridget where their daughter Mary was born. However, Bridget appears to have left him and taken Mary to Melbourne where they both lived until their deaths.
  • James William Dickhardt appeared on the Electoral Roll with Mary Eva Annie Kranz and Catherina Lavina Dickhardt in 1908 in Djuan. Mary carried out domestic duties and Kate was a domestic servant. Mary's sons Kasper, James and Adam farmed at Djuan while William was a labourer.
  • James William Dickhardt appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Cooyar. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Carmel Farm, Cooyar. He was a farmer.
  • In 1948,his wife, Bridget Mary Byrne died in Victoria.
  • James William Dickhardt died on 3 August 1958 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 4 August 1958 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC1-018-0034.

Child of James William Dickhardt and Bridget Mary Byrne

Kasper Dickhardt

M, b. 1885, d. 1956
  • Kasper Dickhardt was born in 1885 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Wilhelm Diikhaut and Mary Eva Annie Kranz.
  • Kasper Dickhardt appeared on the Electoral Roll with Mary Eva Annie Kranz and Catherina Lavina Dickhardt in 1908 in Djuan. Mary carried out domestic duties and Kate was a domestic servant. Mary's sons Kasper, James and Adam farmed at Djuan while William was a labourer.
  • In 1935 Kasper was living in Rockhampton.
  • Kasper Dickhardt died in 1956 in Queensland.

Margaret Lottie Dickhardt

F, b. 1888

Mary Eva Dickhardt

F, b. 1872
  • Mary Eva Dickhardt was born in 1872 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Wilhelm Diikhaut and Mary Eva Annie Kranz.
  • At the age of 22 years, Mary Eva Dickhardt married Thomas Grose Oates in 1894 in Queensland.

Child of Mary Eva Dickhardt

Nicholas Dickhardt

M, b. circa 1883, d. 1883