Blanche Austin

F, b. 19 December 1574, d. September 1576
  • Blanche Austin was baptized on 19 December 1574 in Menheniot, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of William Austin.
  • Blanche Austin died in September 1576 at age 1.
  • Blanche was buried on 14 September 1576 in Menheniot, Cornwall.

Caleb Austin

M, b. 14 December 1684, d. November 1687
  • Caleb Austin was baptized on 14 December 1684 in St Germans, Cornwall.
  • He was the son of William Austin and Elizabeth Bannick.
  • Caleb Austin died in November 1687 at age 2.
  • Caleb was buried on 6 November 1687 in St Germans, Cornwall.

Charles Edwin Austin

M, b. 12 September 1869, d. 31 March 1937
  • Charles Edwin Austin was born on 12 September 1869 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell.
  • Conditional approval for Charles Edwin Austin and Charles Edwin Austin's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 76a at Beauaraba (near Ravensbourne). He was also fined for withdrawing from the ballot for another 80 acres of land at Beauaraba. "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."
  • In February 1894 Fred and Charles' applications for a certificate for their land in Parish Beauaraba (Ravensbourne) was adjourned pending inspection of the properties.
  • In 1900 he was dairy farmer.
  • At the age of 30 years, 11 months and 10 days, Charles Edwin Austin married Elizabeth Sawatzki, daughter of Charles Sawatzki and Wilhelmine (Minnie) Podich, on 22 August 1900 in Queensland. Two brothers Charles Edwin and George Edgar AUSTIN married two sisters Elizabeth and Minnie SAWATZKIE.
  • Charles Edwin Austin and Elizabeth Sawatzki appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Boonah. He was listed as a farmer as were his brothers George, William and Arthur and his father John Honey. Elizabeth carried out domestic duties.
  • Charles Edwin Austin was the Director of the Boonah Farmers Co-Operative Dairy Association in 1907.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Milford. Charles was a farmer and Elizabeth carried out home duties.
  • He and Elizabeth Sawatzki appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Milford. Charles was a farmer whille Elizabeth carried out home duties as their daughter Vera who lived with them.
  • Charles Edwin Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Milford. Charles was a farmer and Elizabeth carried out home duties. Their son Alexander who lived at the same address was a farm labourer.
  • Charles Edwin Austin died on 31 March 1937 in Queensland at age 67.
  • Charles was buried in Boonah Cemetery.

Children of Charles Edwin Austin and Elizabeth Sawatzki

Charlotte Jane Austin

F, b. 18 February 1860, d. 23 March 1915
  • Charlotte Jane Austin was born on 18 February 1860 in Queensland. "There was a farming community on Bolgo Road that led down to swampy ground; I guess the water was used to grow crops. The people who live there called it "Boggy". In 1863 The new State Government was worried about the women's prison being in the heart of the city, and St Helena was a problem. So in that year they surveyed the Bolgo road site for a new prison. By this time the local people had called it Bolgo Road. The prison went ahead; the farmers were moved on and the name of the road was changed in 1905 to Annerley Road." - Tom Logan 2002.
  • She was the daughter of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell.
  • At the age of 22 years, 5 months and 16 days, Charlotte Jane Austin married Alexander Arthur Gorring, son of Thomas Gorring and Emma Elderfield, on 3 August 1882 in Queensland.
  • Charlotte Jane Austin and Arthur Austin Gorring appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Aneley, Corey Street, Toowoomba. Alexander was a crown lands ranger and Charlotte carried out domestic duties.
  • Charlotte Jane Austin died on 23 March 1915 in Queensland at age 55.
  • Charlotte was buried on 25 March 1915 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. COE Section.

Children of Charlotte Jane Austin and Alexander Arthur Gorring

Clarence Austin

M, b. 17 April 1925, d. 10 November 2011
  • Clarence Austin was also known as Clarry.
  • He was born on 17 April 1925.
  • He was the son of George James Austin and Rosanna Werner.
  • He was Farmer at Allora.
  • Clarence Austin died on 10 November 2011 in Warwick Hospital at age 86. He suffered from cancer of the bladder.
  • Clarence was buried on 15 November 2011 in Eden Gardens Cemetery.

Claud Chivell Austin

M, b. 19 April 1911, d. 20 April 1911

Cyril James Austin

M, b. 3 February 1911, d. 18 June 1942

Cyril Austin (1911-1942), son of George James Austin and Rosanna Werner. Photo courtesy of Helen J.
  • Cyril James Austin was born on 3 February 1911 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of George James Austin and Rosanna Werner.
  • Cyril had a cream run, firstly using a sulky (in which he use to travel to Emu Creek to see Catherine) and then a truck.
  • At the age of 24 years, 8 months and 7 days, Cyril James Austin married Catherine Jean Gillies, daughter of James Herbert (Herb) Gillies and Jessie Agnes Bailey, on 10 October 1935 in Methodist Church, Crow's Nest.
    Wedding of Cyril James Austin and Catherine Jean Gillies 10 October 1935, Methodist Church, Crow's Nest. Best man - Mervyn Gillies, Bridesmaid - Berenice Austin, Flower Girl - Lorna Austin, Page Boy - Keith Barnes. Photo thanks to Helen J.
  • Cyril James Austin died on 18 June 1942 in Queensland, Australia, at age 31. During the war, because of fuel shortages, Cyril used coal to fuel his truck. It was during a time that he was preparing the charcoal that an open wound became infected, and Cyril died of blood poisoning.
  • Cyril was buried on 20 June 1942 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
    Headstone on Cyril James Austin's grave (1911-1942). His son Graham was buried with him in 2007. Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Child of Cyril James Austin and Catherine Jean Gillies

Doris Vera Austin

F, b. 5 April 1902, d. 6 January 1983
  • Doris Vera Austin was born on 5 April 1902 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William John Honey Austin and Ellen Jane Wilson.
  • In 1922 Doris Vera Austin lived in Queensland.
  • At the age of 20 years, 8 months and 16 days, Doris Vera Austin married Albert Ward on 21 December 1922 in Queensland.
  • Doris Vera Austin and Albert Ward appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Brighton. Albert was a farmer and Doris carried out home duties. They lived with Albert's father Albert senior and a Mary Ellen Ward.
  • Doris Vera Austin and Albert Ward appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Brighton. Albert was a labourer and Doris carried out home duties.
  • Doris Vera Austin and Albert Ward appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Highvale. Albert was a farmer and Doris carried out home duties. Their son was a farm hand at the same address.
  • On 6 July 1968,her husband, Albert Ward died in Queensland.
  • Doris Vera Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1980 living at Highvale. She lived with her son Geoffrey and his wife.
  • Doris Vera Austin died on 6 January 1983 in Queensland at age 80.

Child of Doris Vera Austin and Albert Ward

Dorris Irene Emily Austin

F, b. 1 June 1901, d. 24 September 1975
  • Dorris Irene Emily Austin was born on 1 June 1901 in Queensland. She was the older twin of Vera Geddis May Austin.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Edwin Austin and Elizabeth Sawatzki.
  • At the age of 29 years, 4 months and 14 days, Dorris Irene Emily Austin married Gustav Paul Hohenhaus, son of Wilheim Friedrich Hohenhaus and Ottililie Emilie Ramdon Gerchow, on 15 October 1930 in Queensland. The following notice appeared in "The Brisbane Courier' on Saturday 25 October 1930 - HOHENHAUS-AUSTIN.
    The Boonah Methodist Church was the scene of a picturesque wedding on October 14, the bridegroom being Mr. Gustav Paul Hohenhaus (third son of Mr. W. P. Hohenhaus and the late Mrs. Hohenhaus, of Moogerah) and the bride Miss Doris Austin (daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Austin, Milford). Girlfriends of the bride had decorated the church with roses, arum lilies, and larkspurs, and the bridal couple stood under an archway formed of pink and white flowers. Rev. A. C. Tempest officiated, and Mrs. G. Grim- sev presided at the organ. The bride, who was given away by her father, wore a frock of white crepe de Chine, and an embossed tulle veil, caught with a circlet of orange blossoms. She carried a bouquet of white roses and gerberas. Miss Linda Austin (sister of the bride) was bridesmaid, and was flocked in pink crepe de Chine, with which she wore a cream picture hat. Her bouquet was com posed of pink roses and gerberas. Mr. Jack Hohenhaus (brother of the bride- groom) carried out the duties of best man. After the ceremony a reception was held at a cafe. Later Mr. and Mrs. G. P. Hohenhaus left for a tour of the Northern Rivers. They will make their future home at Moogerah."
    Dorris' sister Lynda married Gustav's brother Albert.
  • Dorris Irene Emily Austin and Gustav Paul Hohenhaus appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Moogerah. Gus was a farmer and Dorris carried out home duties.
  • On 6 August 1968,her husband, Gustav Paul Hohenhaus died in Queensland at age 72.
  • Dorris Irene Emily Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1972 living at Moogerah. She carried out domestic duties. She possibly lived with her son and his wife.
  • Dorris Irene Emily Austin died on 24 September 1975 in Queensland at age 74.
  • Dorris was buried on 26 September 1975 in Boonah Cemetery.
    Grave of Dorris Irene Emily (nee Austin) and Gustav Paul Hohenhaus - Boonah Cemetery

Edward Austin

M, b. 18 August 1805, d. December 1840
  • Edward Austin was baptized on 18 August 1805 in Menheniot.
  • He was the son of Thomas Austin and Elizabeth Warne.
  • At the age of 23 years, 5 months and 13 days, Edward Austin married Grace Bennett on 31 January 1829 in Tywardreath.
  • Edward Austin died in December 1840 in Tywardreath, Cornwall, at age 35.
  • Edward was buried on 11 December 1840 in Tywardreath, Cornwall.

Children of Edward Austin and Grace Bennett

Eliza (Frances) Austin

F, b. 1907

Elizabeth Austin

F, b. 22 May 1808, d. March 1846
  • Elizabeth Austin was baptized on 22 May 1808 in Menheniot.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Austin and Elizabeth Warne.
  • At the age of 26 years, 4 months and 15 days, Elizabeth Austin married James Holwell on 7 October 1834 in Menheniot. Grooms occupation is shown as a sojourner living in this parish. They were married by banns, and by Vicar Richard Martin and witnesses to the marriage were Susan Austin and William Ford.
  • There is a death of a Elizabeth Austin recorded in the Tavistock, Devon in March 1846, however, this may not be the correct date of death for thisElizabeth Austin.

Children of Elizabeth Austin and James Holwell

Elizabeth Austin

F, b. 21 September 1579
  • Elizabeth Austin was baptized on 21 September 1579 in Menheniot, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of William Austin.

Elizabeth Austin

F, b. 19 July 1618

Elizabeth Austin

F, b. 24 September 1786

Elizabeth Austin

F, b. 22 September 1725

Elizabeth Bennett Austin

F, b. 16 August 1829, d. June 1861
  • Elizabeth Bennett Austin was baptized on 16 August 1829 in Tywardreath. Her father was a miner living at Treasmill.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Austin and Grace Bennett.
  • There is a death of a Elizabeth Bennett Austin recorded in the Dover, an unknown place in June 1861, however, this may not be the correct date of death for thisElizabeth Bennett Austin.

Elsie May Austin

F, b. 8 May 1900, d. 14 February 1981
  • Elsie May Austin was born on 8 May 1900 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper.
  • In 1920 he was a trained nurse.
  • In January 1922 Elsie was almost drowned in a creek. Her lucky escape was reported in "The Courier Mail" on 9 January 1922. It read -"Whilst crossing Loveday's Creek near Crow's Nest, last week, Miss Elsie Austin was swept out of the sulky by the strong current. Fortunately Mr Lionel Skelly happened to bo crossing at the same time, and immediately jumped in and brought her safely to the bank. Miss Austin was unable to swim."
  • At the age of 26 years, 9 months and 21 days, Elsie May Austin married John Joseph Cochrane, son of William Cochrane and Sarah Gallacher, on 1 March 1927.
    Wedding day of Elsie May Austin (daughter of Thomas H A Austin & Ellen Hooper) and John Joseph Cochrane. They were married 1 March 1927. Photo thanks to Athol Logan
  • Elsie May Austin lived in Yeronga, Lota, Camp Hill and Wynnum.
  • In 1949 some of the Austin siblings got together, probably at the home of Elsie and John Cochrane. This photo was taken of the family gathering.
    Austin Family - Back LtoR - John Cochrane (husband of Elsie Austin), Edgar Austin, Beattie Connolly (nee Austin); and on right at back Elsie Cochrane (nee Austin). Others in photo are the children of Elsie and Edgar. Photo thanks to Athol Logan.
  • Elsie May Austin died on 14 February 1981 in Queensland at age 80.
  • Elsie was buried on 17 February 1981 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Emma Louise Austin

F, b. 9 September 1867, d. 29 January 1928
  • Emma Louise Austin was born on 9 September 1867 in Queensland, Australia.
  • She was the daughter of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell.
  • In 1894, Emma Louise Austin lived at Normandy, Queensland.
  • In 1894Emma Louise Austin owned land at Ravensbourne and was paying rates to the Crow's Nest Shire Council.
  • She. The Queenslander reported that applications for certificates at Ravensbourne for the following selections were adjourned for inspection:- John M'Laughlan, William Richards, August F. Beutel, Gustav F. Beutel, Robert Shedden, Ann Walsh, Donald A McDonald, Hugh M'Erlean, Mary Ryan, Charles McQuillan, Frederick Reuschle, Jacob Weller, Harriet E. Austin, Emma L. Austin, Charles Wallace, Henry McLeod, and William J. H. Austin.
  • At the age of 34 years, 8 months and 5 days, Emma Louise Austin married Albert Edward Colthup, son of Alfred Colthup and Lydia Barnett, on 14 May 1902 in Toowoomba, Queensland. Arthur Gorring was married to Emma's sister Charlotte. After their marriage Albert adopted Emma's son Eric and he became known as Frank Eric COLTHUP.
  • Emma Louise Austin and Albert Edward Colthup appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Albert was a teamster and Louisa carried out home duties. His parents Afred, a joiner and Lydia a shop keeper also lived in Crow's Nest as did his brother Ernest and his wife Sarah.
  • Emma Louise Austin and Albert Edward Colthup appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Toowoomba. Albert was a teamster and Louise carried out home duties.
  • Emma Louise Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Kingaroy. Emma was a housewife. Albert was not on the roll.
  • On 29 April 1918, the day Emma's son Frank Eric was killed in WWI, Emma Louise Austin and Albert Edward Colthup lived in Clement Street.
  • Emma Louise Austin and Albert Edward Colthup appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1919 living at Eel Creek. Albert was a timber getter and Emma carried out home duties.
  • Emma Louise Austin and Albert Edward Colthup appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Eagle Junction. Albert was a labourer and Emma carried out home duties. Their daughter Imelda also lived with them.
  • Emma Louise Austin died on 29 January 1928 in South Brisbane, Queensland, at age 60 from Coronry Thrombosis, Heart Failure and Syncope.
  • Emma was buried in Queensland.

Child of Emma Louise Austin

Children of Emma Louise Austin and Albert Edward Colthup

Ethel Harriet Austin

F, b. 1897
  • Ethel Harriet Austin was born in 1897 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin.
  • At the age of 19 years, Ethel Harriet Austin married John Stack in 1916 in Queensland.
  • Ethel Harriet Austin and John Stack appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1936 living at Queensland.

Fanny Williams Austin

F, b. 23 July 1834
  • Fanny Williams Austin was baptized on 23 July 1834 in Tywardreath. Her father was a miner living at Treasmill.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Austin and Grace Bennett.
  • At the age of 17 years, 6 months and 5 days, Fanny Williams Austin married Richard Coal on 28 January 1852 in Calstock, Cornwall. The groom was of full age, a bachelor and labourer living at Metherel. He was the son of John Coal, a labourer. Fanny was a spinster of full age living at Metherel. Her father was Edward Austin, a miner. They were married by Banns and the witnesses were John Allen and James Richards.

Frank Eric Austin

M, b. 14 December 1894, d. 29 April 1918
  • Frank Eric Austin was born on 14 December 1894 in Queensland. (His war service record shows he was born at Crows Nest.)
  • He was the son of Emma Louise Austin.
  • His name was legally changed to Frank Eric Colthup.
  • Frank Eric Austin enlisted in the AIF on 31 January 1916 in Brisbane. He was a Private in the 26th Batallian Australian Infantry and gave his place of birth as Crows Nest. His next of kin was Emma Colthup of Eumundi. His service number was 5318.
  • Frank Eric Austin died in action on 29 April 1918 in France at age 23.
  • Frank was buried in Somme, France.

George Austin

M, b. 23 April 1626

George (Eric) Austin

M, b. 2 May 1919, d. 14 December 2008
  • George (Eric) Austin was born on 2 May 1919 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of George James Austin and Rosanna Werner.
  • George (Eric) Austin began military service on 30 May 1941 in Queensland. His service number was Q103326. His next of kin was given as Vera Austin (his wife) and his address on enlistment as Crow's Nest.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with George James Austin and Rosanna Werner in 1943 in Virginia. George was a teamster and Rose Ann carried out home duties. Their sons George Eric and Vivian Edward, farm labourers and farmer were also living at Virginia.
  • George was the best man at the wedding of Vivian Edward (Mick) Austin and Maud Theresa Trost, daughter of Frederick August Trost and Ruby Annie May Maddern, on 10 July 1943 in Queensland.
  • George (Eric) Austin ended military service on 8 November 1944. He was discharged as a Private in the 3 A MOB LAUNDRY & F D U after having served in New Guinea for six months and contacting malaria.
  • George (Eric) Austin died on 14 December 2008 in The Range at age 89.
  • George was cremated on 18 December 2008 in Rockhampton Crematorium.

George Edgar Austin

M, b. 18 May 1872, d. 31 January 1934
  • George Edgar Austin was born on 18 May 1872 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell.
  • At the age of 27 years, 4 months and 8 days, George Edgar Austin married Minnie Sawatzki, daughter of Charles Sawatzki and Wilhelmine (Minnie) Podich, on 26 September 1899 in Queensland. Two brothers Charles Edwin and George Edgar AUSTIN married two sisters Elizabeth and Minnie SAWATZKIE.
  • George Edgar Austin and Minnie Sawatzki appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903. He was living in the Boonah Electoral District. He was listed as a farmer as were his brothers Charles, William and Arthur and his father John Honey. Minnie carried out domestic duties.
  • George Edgar Austin, who lived at Milford at the time, was the informant of the death of John Honey Austin on 23 January 1907 in Milford. The cause of death was cardiac disease and cardiac failure.
  • George Edgar Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Milford. George was a farmer and Minnie carried out home duties.
  • He and Minnie Sawatzki appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Milford. George was a farmer whille Minnie carried out home duties as their daughter Alice who lived with them.
  • On 3 August 1927 George Edgar Austin lived in Milford.
  • George Edgar Austin died on 31 January 1934 in Queensland at age 61.
  • George was buried on 2 February 1934 in Queensland.

Children of George Edgar Austin and Minnie Sawatzki

George James Austin

M, b. 15 February 1886, d. 23 February 1967

  • George James Austin was born on 15 February 1886 in Coochin Coochin, Fassifern Valley, Queensland, Australia.
  • He was the son of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper.
  • George James Austin commenced school at Crow's Nest State School on 23 October 1893. at the age of 6 years and 10 months. He left the school in November 1893, and was readmitted in February 1895.
  • At the age of 24 years, 2 months and 26 days, George James Austin married Rosanna Werner, daughter of Louis Francis Albig Werner and Elizabeth French, on 11 May 1910 in Queensland, Australia.
    George James Austin and Roseanna Werner on their wedding day 11 May 1910, Crow's Nest.
  • In their first three years of marriage Rose and George lived at Mountain Camp, then Rose accompanied George to Cooyar where he was contracted to haul timber, living in a tent with their small children. By the time the family returned from Cooyar, there were four children, Cyril, Myrtle, Iris and Berry. Rose always returned to Crow's Nest to have her children. During the day, not being trustful of strangers she would often take to hiding in the bush with the children if she heard anyone approaching the campsite.
  • In 1913 he owned 262 acres of land at Crows Nest, and was paying rates to the Crows Nest Council.
  • George James Austin and Rosanna Werner appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1936 living at Virginia. He was a teamster.
  • Between 1920 and 1967 George James Austin lived in Virginia. As well as working his dairy farm, he also had a bullock team and worked hauling timber whenever he could.
  • "The Courier Mail" reported on the death of Iris on 26 June 1918. "Child Fatally Burned - A burning accident, attended with fatal results , occurred at Virginia, six miles from Crows Nest, on Monday, the victim being Iris May Austin, the two-and-a-half-year-old child of Mr. and Mrs. G Austin. The little one fell into a fire and was badly burned about the body and head. She was conveyed to the Toowoomba General Hospital for treatment but died in that institution during Monday night."
  • On 23 May 1921 a Virginia Hall meeting was held at the home of Fred Smith (snr), Fred being appointed Chairman for the evening. It was moved by George Austin and seconded by William Fowler that the Hall be a public place. Fred Smith and S Fuller offered half acres of land for the building site at 1/- rental per annum.

    The Trust committee consisted of
    Fred Smith (snr)
    Phillip King
    S Fuller
    George Austin (treasurer) Michael Gleeson
    Ernie Dempster (Secretary)
    M Paton
    Dan Christensen
    J Blinco
    Edgar Austin
    Herb Fowler.
  • He and Rosanna Werner appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Virginia. George was a teamster.
  • George James Austin and Rosanna Werner appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Virginia. George was a teamster and Rose Ann carried out home duties. Their sons George Eric and Vivian Edward, farm labourers and farmer were also living at Virginia.
  • On 9 October 1948 he was farmer at the time of his daughter's marriage in Virginia, Queensland, Australia.
  • On 1 August 1964,his wife, Rosanna Werner died in Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 75.
  • George James Austin died on 23 February 1967 in Queensland at age 81.
  • George was buried on 25 February 1967 in Queensland.

Children of George James Austin and Rosanna Werner

Graham James Austin

M, b. 11 October 1936, d. 17 January 2007
  • Graham James Austin was born on 11 October 1936 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Cyril James Austin and Catherine Jean Gillies.
  • Graham James Austin died on 17 January 2007 at age 70. He died from a brain tumor.
  • Graham was buried on 25 January 2007 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. Graham was buried in the grave next to his father, Cyril.

Harriet Emily Austin

F, b. 25 May 1863, d. 6 October 1931
  • Harriet Emily Austin was born on 25 May 1863 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell.
  • Conditional approval for Harriet Emily Austin and Harriet Emily Austin's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. Harriet and Emma both selected 45 acres of land at Ravensbourne. Their brother Charles Austin was also selected land. "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."
  • At the age of 27 years, 4 months and 20 days, Harriet Emily Austin married William Henry (Harry) Griffith on 15 October 1890 in Queensland.
  • In 1894 owned land at Ravensbourne under the name of AUSTIN, paying rates to the Crows Nest Council. The 1905 records show the rates for that year had been written off "forfeited" (not sure if this refers to Harriet forfeiting the land or the council forfeiting the rates.)
  • Harriet Emily Austin. The Queenslander reported that applications for certificates at Ravensbourne for the following selections were adjourned for inspection:- John M'Laughlan, William Richards, August F. Beutel, Gustav F. Beutel, Robert Shedden, Ann Walsh, Donald A McDonald, Hugh M'Erlean, Mary Ryan, Charles McQuillan, Frederick Reuschle, Jacob Weller, Harriet E. Austin, Emma L. Austin, Charles Wallace, Henry McLeod, and William J. H. Austin.
  • She and William Henry (Harry) Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908. He was living in High Street, Boonah. Henry was a coach builder and Emily carried out home duties.
  • Harriet Emily Austin and William Henry (Harry) Griffith appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Goomburra. Henry was a farmer and Harriet carried out home duties. They lived with her children Harriet jnr, Violet Ann, William Henry jnr a farmer and Clive Thompson also a farmer.
  • On 30 April 1926,her husband, William Henry (Harry) Griffith died in Queensland. He may be buried in the Boonah Cemetery.
  • Harriet Emily Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Goomburra. Harried lived with her children - William Henry and Clive both farmers and daughtes Harriet and Violet.
  • Harriet Emily Austin died on 6 October 1931 in Boonah, Queensland, at age 68.
  • Harriet was buried on 7 October 1931 in Boonah Cemetery.

Children of Harriet Emily Austin and William Henry (Harry) Griffith

Ina Gladys Austin

F, b. 24 October 1900
  • Ina Gladys Austin was born on 24 October 1900 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William John Honey Austin and Ellen Jane Wilson.
  • Ina Gladys Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll with Ellen Jane Wilson in 1925 in Buranda. Ellen carried out home duties while her daugthers, who lived at the same address Una and Ina were a nurse and clerk. Her husband William still lived at Brighton.
  • Ina Gladys Austin and Ellen Jane Wilson appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1936 and 1937 living at Lamington Terrace, Nambour. Ellen and Ina both carried out home duties.

Iris May Austin

F, b. 1916, d. 24 June 1918
  • Iris May Austin was born in 1916 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George James Austin and Rosanna Werner.
  • Iris May Austin died on 24 June 1918 in Virginia. According to family hearsay Iris had been helping outside and had become wet from the dew in the grass. Because she had a chest infection she was sent inside to warm herself near the stove. She came too close to the fire and was mildly burnt, but because her resistance was low died of shock.
  • "The Courier Mail" reported on the death of Iris on 26 June 1918. "Child Fatally Burned - A burning accident, attended with fatal results , occurred at Virginia, six miles from Crows Nest, on Monday, the victim being Iris May Austin, the two-and-a-half-year-old child of Mr. and Mrs. G Austin. The little one fell into a fire and was badly burned about the body and head. She was conveyed to the Toowoomba General Hospital for treatment but died in that institution during Monday night."
  • Iris was buried on 26 June 1918 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.