Raymond Austin

M, b. 5 May 1927, d. 19 November 1995

Rebecca Austin

F, b. 4 October 1579
  • Rebecca Austin was baptized on 4 October 1579 in Menheniot, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of William Austin.

Robert Austin

M, b. 7 October 1614

Children of Robert Austin

Robert Austin

M, b. 24 August 1788

Ruby Ann Austin

F, b. 29 June 1896, d. 30 August 1987

Children of Ruby Ann Austin and Sidney Charles John Barker

Ruby Vian Austin

F, b. 2 March 1924, d. 9 December 1934
  • Ruby Vian Austin was born on 2 March 1924 in Queensland. Her birth was announced in "The Courier Mail" on 1 May 1924 - BIRTHS
    AUSTIN.-On the 2nd March, to Mr and Mrs.T. E. Austin, Crow's Nest-a daughter (Ruby Vian). Dr. Williams in attendance.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Edgar Austin and Margaret Mary Barker.
  • Ruby Vian Austin died on 9 December 1934 in Queensland at age 10. She died from diptheria.

Sarah Austin

F, b. 26 June 1680
  • Sarah Austin was baptized on 26 June 1680 in St Germans, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of William Austin and Elizabeth Bannick.
  • At the age of 28 years, 7 months and 26 days, Sarah Austin married Daniel Geach on 21 February 1709 in St Germans, Cornwall.

Sarah Austin

F, b. 6 March 1715

Sarah Austin

F, b. 16 June 1793
  • Sarah Austin was baptized on 16 June 1793 in St Germans, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Abraham Austin and Mary Ann Avery.
  • At the age of 21 years, 1 month and 19 days, Sarah Austin married James Smith on 4 August 1814 in St Germans, Cornwall.

Sarah Austin

F, b. 20 January 1767
  • Sarah Austin was baptized on 20 January 1767 in St Germans, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Abraham Austin and Sarah Olver.
  • At the age of 19 years, 7 months and 16 days, Sarah Austin married James Hancock on 5 September 1786 in St Germans, Cornwall.

Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin

F, b. 23 June 1876, d. 1955
  • Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin was born on 23 June 1876 in Rosewood, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William Honey Austin and Sarah Priscilla Bartlett.
  • At the age of 26 years, 4 months and 29 days, Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin married John George Williams on 21 November 1902 in Queensland, Australia.
  • Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1936 living at Moreton Electral District, Queensland.
  • Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin died in 1955 in Queensland.

Children of Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin

Children of Sarah Priscilla Bartlett Austin and John George Williams

Susanna Austin

F, b. 19 October 1583
  • Susanna Austin was baptized on 19 October 1583 in Menheniot, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of William Austin.

Susannah Austin

F, b. 3 December 1815, d. 22 April 1905
  • Susannah Austin was baptized on 3 December 1815 in Menheniot. Her father Thomas was shown as a labourer at the time of her birth.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Austin and Elizabeth Warne.
  • Susannah Austin witnessed the marriage of Elizabeth Austin and 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.
  • At the age of 22 years, 10 months and 8 days, Susannah Austin married James Hancock on 11 October 1838 in Cornwall.
  • On 14 August 1886,her husband, James Hancock died in Mitchell, Perth, Canada, at age 71. He was a 71 year old farmer, 4 months and 14 days old.
  • Susannah Austin died on 22 April 1905 in Ontario, Canada, at age 89.

Children of Susannah Austin and James Hancock

Susannah Austin

F, b. 18 December 1797

Susannah Austin

F, b. 5 December 1769
  • Susannah Austin was baptized on 5 December 1769 in St Germans, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Abraham Austin and Sarah Olver.

Sylvia Ruth Austin

F, b. 1934, d. 19 December 1979
  • Sylvia Ruth Austin was born in 1934. Not sure of parents - she may have been Raymond's wife.
  • She was the daughter of Vivian Towers Austin and Jane Parker.
  • Sylvia Ruth Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at Pavilion Street, Pomona. She carried out home duties. Her parents lived in Obi Obi Road, Nambour.
  • Sylvia Ruth Austin died on 19 December 1979.
  • Sylvia was buried in Nambour Cemetery. Garden Lawn Section.

Tabitha Austin

F, b. 17 May 1795, d. April 1797
  • Tabitha Austin was baptized on 17 May 1795 in St Germans, Cornwall, England.
  • She was the daughter of John Austin and Mary Lyne.
  • Tabitha Austin died in April 1797 in St Germans at age 1.
  • Tabitha was buried on 7 April 1797 in St Germans, Cornwall, England.

Tabitha Austin

F, b. 15 May 1803, d. November 1835
  • Tabitha Austin was baptized on 15 May 1803 in St Germans, Cornwall, England.
  • She was the daughter of John Austin and Mary Lyne.
  • Tabitha Austin died in November 1835 in St Germans at age 32. She died in the poor house aged 33.
  • Tabitha was buried on 2 November 1835 in St Germans, Cornwall, England.

Thomas Austin

M, b. 18 January 1795, d. February 1867
  • Thomas Austin was baptized on 18 January 1795 in Menheniot.
  • He was the son of Thomas Austin and Elizabeth Warne.
  • At the age of 28 years, 5 months and 4 days, Thomas Austin married Ann Honey, daughter of John Honey and Mary Cornish, on 22 June 1823 in Buckland Monachorum, England. According to information published with a photo of William by Picture Queensland, State Library of Queensalnd, Thomas and Ann had three sons, all with the second name of Honey.
  • Thomas Austin and Ann Honey appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Buckland Monachorum. Thomas is shown as a 40 year old agricultural labourer, living with his wife Ann also 40 (both not born in Devon), living with their two sons William 11 and John 7, both born in Devon.

  • Thomas Austin and Ann Honey appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Tavistock. Thomas is shown as a 50 year old ag labourer born Menheniot Cornwall, living with his wife Ann, also 50 and born Lewannick, Cornwall, and sons William, a 20 year old carpenter and John 16,an ag labourer. Both boys were born in Buckland Monachorum.

  • Thomas Austin and Ann Honey appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Buckland Monachorum. Thomas is shown as a 60 year old agricultural labourer, born Cornwall and living with his wife Ann, also 60 years old and born in Cornwall.

  • In July 1863,his wife, Ann Honey died in Buckland Monachorum at age 67. The parish registers show Ann was 66 years old when she died.
  • At the age of 69 years, 2 months and 26 days, Thomas Austin married Hannah Chambers, daughter of Thomas Chambers and Elizabeth Chaffe, on 13 April 1864 in Buckland Monachorum, Devon. The marriage record shows Thomas was a widowed labourer, father Thomas Austin, also a labourer. Hannah was a widow, daughter of Thomas Chambers, a chair maker. Witnesses to the marriage were Henry Barrons and Thomas Chambers Tall (the 10 year old nephew of Hannah.)
  • Thomas Austin died in February 1867 in Devon at age 72.
  • Thomas was buried on 6 February 1867 in Buckland Monachorum. The parish registers show Thomas was 72 when he died.
  • Held within the Plymouth and West Devon Records Office is the fascinating catalogue reference 600.Conveyance reference 600/99 Date 1858.
    "Thomas Austin's garden upon trust for building a school thereon for the education of the labouring manufacturing and other poor classes, in the parish of Buckland Monachorum.
    To explain and add a little more the Book of Buckland Monachorum chapter 5 Schools in Buckland Monachorum shows."

    ".........A National School was opened in 1859 in a field north of the church next to the established building.
    Boys were taught in the old building and girls were admitted to the new school up the lane close by, which had been built in Thomas Austin's garden the previous year. Thomas Austin lived in one of the cottages opposite the church......."

    Both buildings still stand and the researcher has pictures of the school which is a delightful dolls house type building.




Children of Thomas Austin and Ann Honey

Thomas Austin

M, b. 6 April 1766, d. before 17 June 1838
  • Thomas Austin was baptized on 6 April 1766 in St Germans, Cornwall, England. [Note:- This may not be the correct Thomas. There was a Thomas Austen baptised in St Germans in 1766 (son of Benjamin & Tabatha) and 1768, Thomas Austen (son of Richard and Sarah In Liskeard). Thomas was supposedly 77 years old when he was buried. In which case he was born in 1761]
  • He was the son of Benjamin Austin and Tabitha Hill.
  • At the age of 26 years, 6 months and 13 days, Thomas Austin married Elizabeth Warne on 19 October 1792 in St Germans, Cornwall. Thomas was a husbandman at the time.
  • Thomas Austin was a labourer at Tregryll Down at the time of his daughter Susannah's birth in 1815.
  • Before 8 August 1823,his wife, Elizabeth Warne died in Menheniot. The records shows she died at 52 years of age and she lived at Tregryll Down.
  • Thomas Austin died before 17 June 1838 in Quarry, Menheniot. aged 77 years.
  • Thomas was buried on 17 June 1838 in Menheniot.

Children of Thomas Austin and Elizabeth Warne

Thomas Austin

M, b. 15 November 1607

Thomas Austin

M, b. 17 April 1791

Thomas (Kevin) Austin

M, b. 1930, d. 8 September 1953
  • Thomas (Kevin) Austin was born in 1930.
  • He was the son of Leslie Henry Austin and Edith Evelyn Kidman.
  • Thomas (Kevin) Austin died on 8 September 1953 in Queensland. He died from a leaking valve in his heart.
  • Thomas was buried on 11 September 1953 in Lutwyche Cemetery. He is buried with his mother.

Thomas Carpenter Austin

M, b. 22 September 1844
  • Thomas Carpenter Austin was baptized on 22 September 1844 in Hessenford. His father was a farmer of Treloye (Parish of St. Martins), mother Jane Olver.
  • He was the son of Abraham Austin and Jane Susannah Carpenter.
  • Thomas Carpenter Austin and William Abraham Austin appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in St Germans, Cornwall. William and Thomas were living with their aunt and uncle Richard and Louisa Andrew.
  • Thomas Carpenter Austin appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in St Germans, Cornwall. Thomas was a 15 year old carter, living at Trerulehillhead Hamlet.

Thomas Charles Austin

M, b. 3 October 1927, d. 7 October 1927

Thomas Edgar Austin

M, b. 12 February 1890, d. 1 September 1963
  • Thomas Edgar Austin was born on 12 February 1890 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper.
  • Thomas Edgar Austin commenced school at Crow's Nest State School on 28 April 1896. aged 6 years.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper in 1913 in Queensland. His was a farmer. Their daughter Beatrice also lived on the farm as did their son Edgar.
  • Between 1916 and 1922 Thomas Edgar Austin lived in Mountain Camp. His occupation was noted as a labourer.
  • 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.
  • At the age of 32 years, 10 months and 1 day, Thomas Edgar Austin married Margaret Mary Barker, daughter of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian, on 13 December 1922 in Queensland.
  • Thomas Edgar Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll with Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper between 1925 and 1930 in Mountain Camp. Thomas was a farmer and Ellen carried out home duties. His son Edgar was still registered at Leonta but his wife Margaret gave her address as Crow's Nest.
  • Thomas Edgar Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1940 living at Mountain Camp. His occupation was that of a farmer.
  • He and Margaret Mary Barker appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Mountain Camp. Edgar was a farmer and Margaret carried out home duties.
  • On 26 August 1948,his wife, Margaret Mary Barker died in Queensland.
  • Thomas Edgar Austin died on 1 September 1963 in Queensland at age 73.
  • Thomas was buried on 2 September 1963 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. Inscription on tombstone - aged 73.
    Margaret M (nee Barker) and Thomas Edgar Austin - Crows Nest Cemetery
  • Thomas Edgar Austin also went by the name of Edgar.

Children of Thomas Edgar Austin and Margaret Mary Barker

Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin

M, b. 5 June 1858, d. 2 September 1939

Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin (1858 - 1939) and Ellen Austin (nee Hooper) (1861-1941). Taken in Crow's Nest.

  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin was born on 5 June 1858. on the ship Ascendant while his parents and sister were on their way to Australia from Cornwall, via Plymouth. He was born at 46deg South Latitude, 151 deg East Longitude, as the ship was starting to head north after rounding Tasmania.
  • He was the son of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell.
  • For the first few years of his life Thomas lived in Brisbane where his father worked for Thomas Payne at "Fairy Farm". Sometime between 1869 and 1872 the family moved to Bunya where Thomas' father had selected land. Thomas was about twelve or thirteen at this time, and most likely spent his time helping his father clear the land and plant crops. After spending a few years at Bunya, the family then moved, in about 1877, to Dugandan (the township of Boonah was later built nearby). Here Thomas, now almost twenty years old, would have helped his father on his property "Honeyvale."
  • At the age of 25 years, 6 months and 20 days, Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin married Ellen Hooper, daughter of John Hooper and Ann Burgess, on 25 December 1883 in Dugandan, Queensland. The marriage took place at the residence of John Thomas Hooper, Ellen's brother.
  • After their marriage, Ellen and Thomas moved to Coochin Coochin station where Thomas had found work. According to Ellen's obituary, Thomas had selected land at Coochin Scrub and the family lived there before moving to Crows Nest.
  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin's and Ellen Hooper's first child Thomas Henry Percy was born 2 November 1884. Unfortunately, he died a few weeks after his first birthday and was most likely buried at Coochin. Their second son George James was born the following February at Coochin Coochin and their daughter Beatrice two years later at Boonah.
  • Thomas and his family moved to the Crow's Nest district some time between 1888 and 1890. Their eldest son George attended school from Nov to December 1893 but then left. George was readmitted to the school in February 1895, while his sister Beatrice and younger brother Edgar (Thomas Edgar who was born at Crow's Nest in 1890) were enrolled in April the following year. The children's religion is recorded as O.D. Perhaps the children were home educated for some time. Three more children were born at Mountain Camp, Henry Leslie (Les) in 1892, Ruby Ann in 1896 and Elsie May, the youngest in 1900.
  • In 1894 he owned 511 acres at Crow's Nest, and paying rates to the Crow's Nest council.
  • On 11 March 1899 a notice appeared in The Queenslander advising the Land Court at Toowoomba had accepted applications for Selection from T H A Austin - Lot 26 a at Crow's Nest.
  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin appeared on the Legislative Assembly - Aubigny Electoral Roll in 1900 living at Crow's Nest. His qualification to vote was that he was a freeholder of the area.
  • In 1901 he was listed in the Queensland Post Office Directory as a teamster living at Crow's Nest.
  • He enrolled his son Ruby Ann Austin in school at Crow's Nest State School on 20 January 1902. aged 5 years.
  • In 1903 he owned Portions 39 and 41, of freehold land, 89 and 26 acres respectively at Crow's Nest.
  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Queensland. Thomas' occupation was a carrier, most likely supplementing his farming income by hauling goods. Ellen carried out home duties.
  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Queensland. His was a farmer. Their daughter Beatrice also lived on the farm as did their son Edgar.
  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Mountain Camp. Thomas was a farmer and Ellen carried out home duties. His son Edgar was still registered at Leonta but his wife Margaret gave her address as Crow's Nest.
  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1939 living at Barkers Lane, Crow's Nest. He was listed as a farmer but at 81 would probably have retired.
  • Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin died on 2 September 1939 in Queensland at age 81.
  • Thomas was buried on 5 September 1939 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. The inscription on headstone shows the dates 1857-1939. (His birth year should be 1858.)
    Gravestone of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Austin (nee Hooper) - Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  • An article appeared in the The Courier Mail on 11 September 1939 " CROW'S NEST - The death is announced of Mr. Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin, of Mountain Camp. He was born on the vessel Ascendant, on which his parents came from England. They settled at Coochin, near Boonah. In 1883 he married Miss Ellen Hooper at Boonah, and they came to the Crow's Nest district, where Mr. Austin had lived until the time of his death. He is survived by a widow, two sons — Messrs. G. J. (Virginia) and E. Austin (Mountain Camp)l, and three daughters — Mesdames E. J. Connolly (Rosewood), S. C. Barker (Crow's Nest), and J. Cochrane (Manly.)"

Children of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper

Thomas Henry Percy Austin

M, b. 2 November 1884, d. 20 November 1885
  • Thomas Henry Percy Austin was born on 2 November 1884 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper.
  • Thomas Henry Percy Austin died on 20 November 1885 in Queensland at age 1. He is most likely buried at Coochin Station.

Thomas Stanley Austin

M, b. 6 December 1902

Thomasin Austin

F, b. 24 April 1768
  • Thomasin Austin was baptized on 24 April 1768 in St Germans, Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Abraham Austin and Sarah Olver.