Samuel Elswood

M, b. 1 April 1856
  • Samuel Elswood was baptized on 1 April 1856 in Merriott.
  • He was the son of Ann Elswood.

Sarah Elswood

F, b. 15 August 1830
  • Sarah Elswood was baptized on 15 August 1830 in Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Elswood and Elizabeth Lawrence.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census, Sarah Elswood was living in the household of Edward Elswood in Lower Street, Merriott. Edward was a married 53 year old wheelwright born Somerset, living with his daughters Sarah Sarah unmarried 30 years, a dressmaker and 21 year old Elizabeth, born Somerset, and 5 year old grandson Thomas born Merriott. His wife Elizabeth was not present.

Sarah Elizabeth Elswood

F, b. 4 February 1892, d. December 1972
  • Sarah Elizabeth Elswood was born on 4 February 1892 in Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Elswood and Emma Higgins.
  • At the time of the 1911 census, Sarah Elizabeth Elswood was living in the household of Thomas Elswood and Emma Higgins in Somerset. ELSWOOD Thomas Head 55 M Carpenter & Wheelwright Worker born Merriott; ELSWOOD Emma Wife 55 Married 33 years 10 children born alive 9 still living; born Merriott; ELSWOOD Ernest Edward Son 24 S Carpenter & Wheelwright Worker born Merriott; ELSWOOD Alfred Henry Son 16 S Blacksmith Worker born Merriott; ELSWOOD Sarah Elizabeth Dau 19 S Servant born Merriott; ELSWOOD Albert Leonard Son 11 born Merriott.

  • Sarah Elizabeth Elswood married Frederick Charles Jones circa 1912.
  • Her death was recorded with the Cheshire Registration District in the December 1972 Quarter.

Child of Sarah Elizabeth Elswood and Frederick Charles Jones

Thomas Elswood

M, b. 1856, d. 16 April 1942
  • Thomas Elswood was also known as James, Samuel Elswood.
  • In 1856 There are no official records for the birth of a Thomas Elswood in Merriott in 1856 or at any time close to this date. It is possible he was baptised in Merriott under the name of James, but went by Thomas. There are no other official records of a child James being born to Ann Elswood.
  • He was born in 1856 in Somerset, England.
  • He was the son of Ann Elswood.
  • Thomas Elswood was baptized on 6 April 1856 in Somerset. His mother was a single mother of Lower Street.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census, Thomas Elswood was living in the household of Edward Elswood and Eliza Higgens in Lower Street, Merriott. Thomas was a 61 year old carpenter, born Merriott, living with his wife Elizabeth 56 born Merriott and grandson Thomas 15, a carpenters apprentice born Merriott.

  • At the age of 22 years, Thomas Elswood married Emma Higgins on 3 December 1878 in Somerset. Thomas was a 23 year old carpenter, father unknown, and Emma a 23 year old spinster, daughter of Thomas Higgins, a tailor.
  • Thomas Elswood and Emma Higgins appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in Lower Street, Merriott. Thomas was a 35 year old carpenter, born Merriott living with his wife emma 35 and their children Fred Owen 11, Arthur James 10, Ada Kate 8, Ernest 5, Charles 3, Ann Beatrice 1 and Eliza Elswood aged 72, an aunt. All were born Merriot.
  • Thomas Elswood and Emma Higgins appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in Somerset. Elswood Thomas Head M 45 Carpenter Merriott ;Elswood Emma Wife M 45 Merriott; Elswood Ernest Edward Son S 16 Carpenter Merriott; Elswood Charles John Son S 14 Tailor apprentice Merriott ;Elswood Beatrice Ann Dau 11 Merriott;Elswood Sarah Elizabeth Dau 9 Merriott; Elswood Alfred Henry Son 7 Merriott; Elswood Blanche Dau 5 Merriott; Elswood Leonard Son 2 Merriott;Elswood Eliza Aunt W 90 Relief Merriott.

  • Thomas Elswood and Emma Higgins appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911 in Somerset. ELSWOOD Thomas Head 55 M Carpenter & Wheelwright Worker born Merriott; ELSWOOD Emma Wife 55 Married 33 years 10 children born alive 9 still living; born Merriott; ELSWOOD Ernest Edward Son 24 S Carpenter & Wheelwright Worker born Merriott; ELSWOOD Alfred Henry Son 16 S Blacksmith Worker born Merriott; ELSWOOD Sarah Elizabeth Dau 19 S Servant born Merriott; ELSWOOD Albert Leonard Son 11 born Merriott.

  • Thomas Elswood died on 16 April 1942 in Merriott. He was 86 years old living in Greenway, Illmister.

Child of Thomas Elswood and Emma Higgins

Walter Elswood

M, b. 8 March 1835, d. 7 February 1912
  • Walter Elswood was baptized on 8 March 1835 in Somerset.
  • He was the son of Edward Elswood and Elizabeth Lawrence.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census, Walter Elswood was living in the household of Edward Elswood and Elizabeth Lawrence in Haselbury Cross. Edward was shown as a 42 year old carpenter born Merriott, living with his wife Elizabeth 46 born Merriott and children Walter 16, a carpenter born Merriott, Elizabeth 11 born Crewkerne.

  • Walter Elswood died on 7 February 1912 in Doxford at age 76. He was 76 years old.

Ann Elvridge

F, b. circa 1750
  • Ann Elvridge was born circa 1750.
  • Ann Elvridge married Edward Dixon, son of William Dixon, on 13 December 1774 in Muston, Yorkshire.

Children of Ann Elvridge and Edward Dixon

Annie Rebecca Embery

F, b. 3 March 1894, d. 20 May 1979
  • Annie Rebecca Embery was born on 3 March 1894 in Rosewood. She was the daughter of Richard and Maria Embery.
  • At the age of 16 years, 7 months and 16 days, Annie Rebecca Embery married Alfred Edser, son of Joseph (Joe) Edser and Emily Halloway, on 19 October 1910 in Queensland. At the time Alf was living on his father's property at Wutul, along with his brother Ted and his wife Hilda. Alf and Annie lived in the same house until Ted built a home on his own block of land.
  • Annie Rebecca Embery and Alfred Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Nutgrove. Alfred was a farmer as was his brother Edwin.
  • Annie Rebecca Embery and Alfred Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Nutgrove. Alfred was a farmer and Annie carried out home duties.
  • In 1967,her husband, Alfred Edser died in Queensland.
  • Annie Rebecca Embery died on 20 May 1979 in Queensland at age 85.

Children of Annie Rebecca Embery and Alfred Edser

Alfred Embrey Jr

M, b. 6 March 1878, d. 20 June 1965
  • Alfred Embrey Jr was born on 6 March 1878.
  • Alfred Embrey Jr died on 20 June 1965 at age 87.

Child of Alfred Embrey Jr and Margaret Maria Freeman

Eleanor Vera Embrey

F, b. 26 June 1941, d. 14 January 1999

Herbert Embrey

M, b. 1903

Herbert Embrey

M, b. circa 1880
  • Herbert Embrey was born circa 1880.
  • Herbert Embrey married Wilhelmine Reinke in 1902 in Queensland.

Child of Herbert Embrey and Wilhelmine Reinke

John Frederick Embrey

M, b. 26 October 1910

Child of John Frederick Embrey and Violet Winifred Hooper

Louisa Catherine Emerson

F, b. 25 November 1915, d. 20 November 2006
  • Louisa Catherine Emerson was born on 25 November 1915 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John (Jack) Emmerson and Lilian Agnes Gould.
  • Louisa Catherine Emerson died on 20 November 2006 at age 90.

Barbara Emery

F, b. 1799, d. March 1891
  • Barbara Emery was born in 1799 in Droxford, Hampshrie.
  • At the age of 24 years, Barbara Emery possibly married James Primmer, son of Benjamin Primmer and Martha Newland, on 19 May 1823 in Botley, Hampshire. A Barbara Primmer appeared on the 1871 census living at Hamble le Rice with her daughter Elizabeth aged 27.
  • Barbara Emery and James Primmer appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Hamble. James was 45, Barbara was 40 years old.

  • Barbara Emery and Elizabeth Primmer appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Hamble-le-Rice. Barbara was the 72 year old head of the household, born Droxford, living with her daughter Elizabeth aged 27.

  • Barbara Emery appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Hamble-le-Rice. She was an 82 year old mariners widow born Droxford, living with 81 year old Eliza Purdy.

  • Barbara Emery died in March 1891 in Hampshire, England.

Children of Barbara Emery and James Primmer

Elsie May Emery

F, b. 1891, d. 1966

Thomas Alexander Emery

M, b. circa 1860
  • Thomas Alexander Emery was born circa 1860.
  • Thomas Alexander Emery married Catherine O'Connor in 1891 in Queensland.

Child of Thomas Alexander Emery and Catherine O'Connor

Albert Edward Emmerson

M, b. 1904, d. 12 June 1983
  • Albert Edward Emmerson was born in 1904 in Anduramba, Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Albert Edward Emmerson died on 12 June 1983 in Queensland.

Charles Emmerson

M, b. 29 September 1888, d. 15 December 1962
  • Charles Emmerson was born on 29 September 1888 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Charles Emmerson died on 15 December 1962 in Queensland at age 74.

Christella Maud Emmerson

F, b. 1899, d. 1973

Daisy Emmerson

F, b. 1894, d. 11 January 1895
  • Daisy Emmerson was born in 1894 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Daisy Emmerson died on 11 January 1895 in Queensland.

Edward Emmerson

M, b. 30 April 1874, d. 24 April 1959
  • Edward Emmerson was born on 30 April 1874 in County Durham. His birth was registered in the June 1874 quarter in the South Shields registration District.
  • He was the son of John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar.
  • Edward Emmerson immigrated on 30 March 1885 to Queensland with John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar. John aged 40 and Eleanor aged 44 travelled on the Duke of Sutherland with their three sons Thomas and John aged 17 and Edward aged 10, and daughter Hannah E, aged 5.
  • Edward Emmerson and Thomas Emmerson moved to Anduramba in 1888.with their parents. Edward selected land in 1891 as soon as he turned 21.
  • At the age of 25 years, 3 months and 3 days, Edward Emmerson married Lily Anne Williams, daughter of Thomas Williams and Catherine Maddern, on 2 August 1899 in Queensland.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Anduramba. Edward worked as a timber getter. His parents were farming at Anduramba at the time.
  • In 1905 Edward with his brother Thomas erected a sawmill, known as Stonehouse, in Blackbutt. The name was later changed to Blackbutt sawmill. They hauled the steam engine purchased from the Ipswich Railway yards up the Blackbutt range with a horse team. In 1907 he returned to Crow's Nest, leaving Thomas to run the mill. His wife, Lily had suffered a stroke after the birth of their daughter Lily and needed to be closer to medical help. He established a planing mill in Crow's Nest beside his house. He ran this until 1936.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Crow's Nest. He was a sawmiller.
  • In 1924 Edward built a powerhouse in Crow's Nest behind the sale yards using timber from the recently closed and dismantled Pechey sawmill.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Edward was a sawmiller and Percy an engine driver. Lilly Olive was a music teacher.
  • Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1954 living at Crow's Nest. Edward was an electricity supplier.
  • On 24 May 1943 Edward's firewood depot in Crow's Nest was called upon by C. G. Schaffer - the Union Organizer.
  • On 4 August 1956,his wife, Lily Anne Williams died in Crow's Nest at age 77.
  • Edward Emmerson died on 24 April 1959 in Crow's Nest Cemetery at age 84.
  • Edward was buried after 24 April 1959 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams

Eleanor Emmerson

F, b. circa 1890, d. 21 November 1968
  • Eleanor Emmerson was born circa 1890.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eliza Deadman.
  • Eleanor Emmerson married John Frederick Benson on 9 April 1913 in Queensland.
  • Eleanor Emmerson died on 21 November 1968 in Queensland.

Eliza Pearl Emmerson

F, b. 29 August 1907

Elsie Spencer Emmerson

F, b. 14 February 1906
  • Elsie Spencer Emmerson was born on 14 February 1906 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 22 years, 1 month and 21 days, Elsie Spencer Emmerson married William Edward Kerr on 4 April 1928 in Queensland.

Eric Smith Emmerson

M, b. 26 April 1907
  • Eric Smith Emmerson was born on 26 April 1907 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • Eric Smith Emmerson appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1937 living at Blackbutt. He was a farmer.

George Leslie Emmerson

M, b. 8 October 1898, d. 8 July 1983
  • George Leslie Emmerson was born on 8 October 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 23 years, 2 months and 13 days, George Leslie Emmerson married Georgina Eva Jane Francis on 21 December 1921 in Queensland.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Nukku. Les was a labourer, the surname was spelt Emerson.
  • George Leslie Emmerson died on 8 July 1983 in Queensland at age 84.

Hannah (Eliza) Emmerson

F, b. 25 December 1901, d. 21 July 1991

Hannah Eliza Emmerson

F, b. March 1879, d. 31 December 1930
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson's birth was registered in the Easingham, Durham Registration District in the March 1879 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar.
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson was baptized on 6 March 1879 in Durham, England.
  • She immigrated on 30 March 1885 to Queensland with John Emmerson and Eleanor Tyndale-Dunbar. John aged 40 and Eleanor aged 44 travelled on the Duke of Sutherland with their three sons Thomas and John aged 17 and Edward aged 10, and daughter Hannah E, aged 5.
  • At the age of 20 years, Hannah Eliza Emmerson married Thomas Archibald Mathieson, son of John Mathieson and Sarah Bliss, in 1900 in Queensland.
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson and Thomas Archibald Mathieson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Anduramba. Thomas was a timbergetter and Hannah carried out domestic duties.
  • On 23 August 1918,her husband, Thomas Archibald Mathieson died in Queensland.
  • Hannah Eliza Emmerson died on 31 December 1930 in Queensland at age 51.
  • Hannah was buried on 1 January 1931 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Hannah Eliza Emmerson and Thomas Archibald Mathieson

Hilda Dunbar Emmerson

F, b. 21 September 1900, d. 8 June 1988
  • Hilda Dunbar Emmerson was born on 21 September 1900 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Louisa Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 20 years, 3 months and 7 days, Hilda Dunbar Emmerson married John Arthur Howard on 28 December 1920 in Queensland.
  • Hilda Dunbar Emmerson died on 8 June 1988 at age 87.

Irving Williams Emmerson

M, b. 6 February 1905, d. 1 January 1985
  • Irving Williams Emmerson was born on 6 February 1905 in Anduramba, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Emmerson and Lily Anne Williams.
  • Irving Williams Emmerson died on 1 January 1985 at age 79.
  • Irving was buried in New South Wales.