Anna Hirning

F, b. 1872, d. 1873

Anna Barbara Hirning

F, b. 28 December 1840, d. 28 June 1921
  • Anna Barbara Hirning was born on 28 December 1840 in Wuttenburg, Germany.
  • She was the daughter of John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber.
  • Anna Barbara Hirning immigrated on 17 November 1856 to Moreton Bay with John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber. Johann Georg 48, a farm labourer, and Anna Barbara 43, travelled on the "Helene" with their children Anna Barbara 17, Jacob 16, Salome, 15, Gottlieb 9 and Catherina 6.
  • At the age of 17 years and 4 months, Anna Barbara Hirning married Johanns Rommel on 28 April 1858 in Burnett, Queensland.
  • On 21 February 1898,her husband, Johanns Rommel died in Queensland at age 80.
  • Anna Barbara Hirning died on 28 June 1921 in Queensland at age 80.

Child of Anna Barbara Hirning and Johanns Rommel

Annie Elizabeth Hirning

F, b. 1899, d. 9 September 1994

Child of Annie Elizabeth Hirning and Heinrich Gustav (Harry) Briese

Arnold Hirning

M, b. 1907

Arthur Roland Hirning

M, b. 1902, d. 23 July 1946
  • Arthur Roland Hirning was born in 1902 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John George Hirning and Emma Freidricke Elsie Hornke.
  • Arthur was the best man at the wedding of Charlotte Agnes Eames and Thomas Gilbert Sheppard on 5 April 1922 in St George Church of England, Crow's Nest. The Darling Downs Gazette reported:-" The marriage of Miss Charlotte Agnes, second daughter of Mr and Mrs T Eames of Crow's Nest, to Mr Thomas Gilbert, only son of Mr and Mrs H Sheppard, of Willowburn, took place at St. George's Church of England, Crow's Nest on the 5th inst., Rev S Atherton officiating. The bride, who was given away by her father, was gowned in rich ivory crepe de chine, the neck round, loose sleeves of georgette, the bodice finished in eyelet, embroidery, the skirt panelled in georgette, finished with tassels of silk. A bridal veil, (kindly lent by her aunt, Mrs Smoothy of Laidley) was also worn. Her bouquet of white flowers was tied with white ribbon.Miss Laura Smoothy attended as bridesmaid, wearing a smart frock of lemon coloured crepe de chine, with bindings and swathed sash of pale tinted carmine, the looped panels being finished in the same colour, and her white georgette hat was trimmed with satin posy and grapes. Mr Arthur Hirning supported the bridegroom as best man. The bridegroom presented to the bride a silver chain bag, and to the bridesmaid a gold pendant, and the bride gave the bridegroom a silver shaving outfit. The wedding breakfast was served at the residence of the bride's parents. After the ceremony the bridal party motored to the Ede Studio and were photographed by Mr Seaton. The honeymoon is being spent at Coolangatta. Mrs Sheppard travelling in a navy costume and hat of black with poses of flowers."
  • At the age of 27 years, Arthur Roland Hirning married Violet (Maud) Bretz, daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce, in 1929 in Queensland.
  • Arthur Roland Hirning and Violet (Maud) Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Violet gave her address a Whichello. Arthur was a farmer.
  • Arthur Roland Hirning and Violet (Maud) Bretz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Emu Creek. Arthur was a farmer.
  • Arthur Roland Hirning died on 23 July 1946 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 23 July 1946 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Caroline Hirning

F, b. 9 June 1874, d. 17 December 1960
  • Caroline Hirning was born on 9 June 1874 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Jacob Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost.
  • At the age of 23 years, Caroline Hirning married Lewin Griffin in 1898 in Queensland.
  • Caroline Hirning and Lewin Griffin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pechey. Lewin was a teamster.
  • On 6 September 1956,her husband, Lewin Griffin died in Queensland.
  • Caroline Hirning was buried on 19 September 1960 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.
  • Caroline Hirning died on 17 December 1960 in Queensland at age 86.

Children of Caroline Hirning and Lewin Griffin

Catherine Hirning

F, b. 21 September 1851, d. 4 August 1921
  • Catherine Hirning was born on 21 September 1851 in Germany.
  • She was the daughter of John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber.
  • Catherine Hirning immigrated on 17 November 1856 to Moreton Bay with John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber. Johann Georg 48, a farm labourer, and Anna Barbara 43, travelled on the "Helene" with their children Anna Barbara 17, Jacob 16, Salome, 15, Gottlieb 9 and Catherina 6.
  • At the age of 20 years, 10 months and 22 days, Catherine Hirning married Carl August Frederick Ewald on 12 August 1872 in Queensland.
  • In 1915,her husband, Carl August Frederick Ewald died in Queensland.
  • Catherine Hirning died on 4 August 1921 in Queensland at age 69.

Child of Catherine Hirning and Carl August Frederick Ewald

Cecil Hirning

M, b. 1907
  • Cecil Hirning was born in 1907 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Gottlieb Hirning and Julia Wilhelmina Patawa.
  • Cecil Hirning commenced school at Pinelands State School on 9 March 1914. He was 6 years old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • At the age of 23 years, Cecil Hirning married Dorothy Grace Strong in 1930 in Queensland.

Cyril Hirning

M, b. 1913
  • Cyril Hirning was born in 1913 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Jacob Hirning and Helena Patava.
  • Cyril Hirning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pechey. He was a labourer.

David Hirning

M, b. 1910

Elizabeth Hirning

F, b. 1870

Elva Hirning

F, b. 1912

Ernest Gottieb Hirning

M, b. 1901
  • Ernest Gottieb Hirning was born in 1901 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Gottlieb Hirning and Julia Wilhelmina Patawa.
  • Ernest Gottieb Hirning commenced school at Pinelands State School on 10 August 1908. Annie was 9 years and 5 months, Ernest 7 years and 6 months. Their faterh was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • At the age of 29 years, Ernest Gottieb Hirning married Edith Ellen May Gaske in 1930 in Queensland.

Frank Leslie Hirning

M, b. 1906, d. 16 August 1987
  • Frank Leslie Hirning was born in 1906 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John George Hirning and Emma Freidricke Elsie Hornke.
  • Frank Leslie Hirning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Frank was a labourer.
  • Frank Leslie Hirning died on 16 August 1987.
  • He was buried on 19 August 1987 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

George Edward Hirning

M, b. 1903

Gertrude (May) Hirning

F, b. 30 November 1887, d. 25 October 1944
  • Gertrude (May) Hirning was born on 30 November 1887 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Jacob Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost.
  • At the age of 21 years, 9 months and 16 days, Gertrude (May) Hirning married William Astbury, son of William Astbury and Mary Ann Benton, on 15 September 1909 in Queensland.
  • Gertrude (May) Hirning and William Astbury appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Pechey. William was a farmer. William's mother Mary Ann also lived at Springfield as did his sister Sarah and possibly brother Thomas and possibly brother John. Both were farmers.
  • Gertrude (May) Hirning and William Astbury appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pechey. William was a farmer.
  • Gertrude (May) Hirning and William Astbury appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pechey. William was a farmer.
  • Gertrude (May) Hirning died on 25 October 1944 in Queensland at age 56.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
    Grave of William & Gertrude (nee Hrining) Astbury - Crow's Nest Cemetery. Photo thanks to R. Astbury

Children of Gertrude (May) Hirning and William Astbury

Gladas May Hirning

F, b. 1902

Gottlieb Hirning

M, b. 27 September 1870, d. 1961
  • Gottlieb Hirning was born on 27 September 1870 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Jacob Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost.
  • Gottlieb Hirning commenced school at Crow's Nest State School in 1877.
  • At the age of 27 years, Gottlieb Hirning married Julia Wilhelmina Patawa, daughter of Johann Patawa and Anna Perina, in 1898 in Douglas, Queensland.
  • Gottlieb Hirning and Julia Wilhelmina Patawa appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas.
  • Gottlieb Hirning and Julia Wilhelmina Patawa appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Douglas. Gottlieb was a farmer.
  • Gottlieb Hirning enrolled his children Annie Elizabeth Hirning and Ernest Gottieb Hirning in Pinelands State School on 10 August 1908. Their sister Gladys was enrolled the later that year. Gottlieb was a farmer at Pinelands at the time. His other children were enrolled at the school until 1920
    ; Annie was 9 years and 5 months, Ernest 7 years and 6 months. Their faterh was a farmer at Pinelands at the time.
  • At the age of 53 years, Gottlieb Hirning married Louisa Hartmann, daughter of Johann George Hartmann and Annie Gertrude Trost, in 1924 in Queensland.
  • Gottlieb Hirning died in 1961 in Queensland.

Children of Gottlieb Hirning and Julia Wilhelmina Patawa

Gottlieb Hirning

M, b. 17 November 1848, d. 28 December 1908
  • Gottlieb Hirning was born on 17 November 1848 in Germany.
  • He was the son of John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber.
  • Gottlieb Hirning immigrated on 17 November 1856 to Moreton Bay with John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber. Johann Georg 48, a farm labourer, and Anna Barbara 43, travelled on the "Helene" with their children Anna Barbara 17, Jacob 16, Salome, 15, Gottlieb 9 and Catherina 6.
  • Gottlieb Hirning died on 28 December 1908 in Queensland at age 60.

Gwendoline Hirning

F, b. 22 February 1909, d. 23 September 2000

Herbert Charles Hirning

M, b. 1904
  • Herbert Charles Hirning was born in 1904 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Gottlieb Hirning and Julia Wilhelmina Patawa.
  • Herbert Charles Hirning commenced school at Pinelands State School on 17 June 1910. He was 5 years old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • At the age of 21 years, Herbert Charles Hirning married Susan Busiko, daughter of Louis (David) Busiko and Anna Dorothea Rissman, in 1925 in Queensland.
  • Herbert Charles Hirning and Susan Busiko appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pechey. Herbert was a labourer.

Jacob Hirning

M, b. 11 February 1879, d. 1936
  • Jacob Hirning was born on 11 February 1879 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Jacob Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost.
  • Jacob Hirning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. Jacob was a labourer.
  • At the age of 25 years, Jacob Hirning married Helena Patava, daughter of Johann Patawa and Anna Perina, in 1905 in Queensland.
  • Jacob Hirning appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at an unknown place . They appeared on the Roll twice - firstly at Rocky Valley, Crow's Nest where Jacob was a labourer, and then at Douglas where Jacob was a farmer.
  • He and Helena Patava appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Rocky Valley, Crow's Nest. Jacob was a farmer.
  • Jacob Hirning died in 1936 in Queensland.

Children of Jacob Hirning and Helena Patava

Jacob Hirning

M, b. 22 September 1842, d. 8 February 1897
  • Jacob Hirning was born on 22 September 1842 in Germany.
  • He was the son of John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber.
  • Jacob Hirning immigrated on 17 November 1856 to Moreton Bay with John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber. Johann Georg 48, a farm labourer, and Anna Barbara 43, travelled on the "Helene" with their children Anna Barbara 17, Jacob 16, Salome, 15, Gottlieb 9 and Catherina 6.
  • Jacob Hirning witnessed the marriage of John Evans and Ernestina Julian Henrietta (Julia) Hauf on 18 January 1867 in Queensland; John's parents were Samuel Evans, a hatter and Maria Roberts. The marriage certificate states he was 29 years old and a carrier. Julia was a servant. They were married according to the rites of the Independent German Church. Jacob Hirning and Salome Anger were witnesses to the marriage.
  • At the age of 25 years, 8 months and 27 days, Jacob Hirning married Anna Catherina Trost, daughter of Peter Trost and Catarina Schafer, on 18 June 1868 in Queensland.
  • Jacob Hirning enrolled his children Ann (Barbara) Catherine Hirning and Gottlieb Hirning in school at Crow's Nest State School in 1877.
  • Jacob Hirning died on 8 February 1897 in Queensland at age 54.

Children of Jacob Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost

John George Hirning

M, b. 11 May 1876, d. 1960

Children of John George Hirning and Emma Freidricke Elsie Hornke

John George Hirning

M, b. 21 April 1808, d. 4 July 1874
  • John George Hirning was born on 21 April 1808 in Germany. He was the son of Jacob HIRNING and Katarina FREI.
  • At the age of 27 years, 6 months and 6 days, John George Hirning married Anna Barbara Huber on 27 October 1835 in Germany.
  • John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber immigrated to Moreton Bay on 17 November 1856. Johann Georg 48, a farm labourer, and Anna Barbara 43, travelled on the "Helene" with their children Anna Barbara 17, Jacob 16, Salome, 15, Gottlieb 9 and Catherina 6.
  • On 19 June 1873,his wife, Anna Barbara Huber died in Queensland.
  • John George Hirning died on 4 July 1874 in Queensland at age 66.
  • He was buried on 6 July 1874 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.

Children of John George Hirning and Anna Barbara Huber

John Henry Frederick Hirning

M, b. 22 December 1883

Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning

F, b. 4 November 1881, d. 22 October 1952
  • Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning was born on 4 November 1881 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Jacob Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost.
  • Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. They both carried out domestic duties. Mary appeared on the Roll as Elizabeth Annie. Anna's son Jacob, a labourer may have lived with them.
  • Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning and Anna Catherina Trost appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Crow's Nest. NOTE: Mary Elizabeth appears on the Roll as Elizabeth Annie.
  • At the age of 28 years, Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning married Daniel Patava, son of Johann Patawa and Anna Perina, in 1910 in Queensland.
  • Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning and Daniel Patava appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pinelands. Daniel was a farmer.
  • Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning and Daniel Patava appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Pinelands. Daniel was a farmer.
  • Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning died on 22 October 1952 in Queensland at age 70.
  • She was buried on 22 October 1952 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery.

Child of Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning

Children of Mary Elizabeth Salome Hirning and Daniel Patava

May Dorothy Hirning

F, b. 1905

Olive Hirning

F, b. 1906

Olive Maud Hirning

F, b. 1910, d. 20 April 1977