Thelma Horrex

F, b. 3 January 1924, d. 2006

Mary Horrigan

F, b. 1851, d. 27 January 1929
  • Mary Horrigan was born in 1851. She was the daugther of James Horrigan and Honora Fitzgibbons.
  • At the age of 17 years, Mary Horrigan married Joseph Edgar Cheesman in 1868 in Queensland.
  • Mary Horrigan witnessed the burial of Herbert Wilfred Cheesman on 27 December 1882 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • Mary Horrigan and Joseph Edgar Cheesman appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Goombungee. Joseph was a farmer as was their son Edgar.
  • In 1923,her husband, Joseph Edgar Cheesman died in Queensland.
  • Mary Horrigan died on 27 January 1929 in Queensland.
  • Mary was buried on 28 January 1929 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. CE5-003-0024.

Children of Mary Horrigan and Joseph Edgar Cheesman

Alice Horrocks

F, b. 13 June 1905

Barbara May Horrocks

F, b. 1 May 1903, d. 20 August 1977

Children of Barbara May Horrocks and William (Edward) Nelder

George Horrocks

M, b. 1901, d. 1982
  • George Horrocks was born in 1901 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of George Horrocks and Margaret Ann Finch.
  • At the age of 22 years, George Horrocks married Annie Amelia Magdelina Nufer in 1923 in Queensland.
  • George Horrocks appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1937 and 1949 living at Virginia. George was a farmer and Annie carried out home duties.
  • George Horrocks died in 1982 in Queensland.

Child of George Horrocks and Annie Amelia Magdelina Nufer

George Horrocks

M, b. 1867, d. 25 January 1941
  • George Horrocks was born in 1867 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Horrocks and Eupemia Cunningham.
  • At the age of 25 years, George Horrocks married Margaret Ann Finch in 1892 in Queensland.
  • George Horrocks died on 25 January 1941 in Queensland.
  • George was buried in Ma Ma Creek Cemetery.

Children of George Horrocks and Margaret Ann Finch

James Horrocks

M, b. 1896, d. 1968

John Horrocks

M, b. 1826, d. 28 November 1888
  • John Horrocks was born in 1826 in England.
  • He immigrated to New South Wales on 9 July 1849. He travelled aboard the Scotia and was 23 years old and appeared to have arrived without any relatives being listed in the Single Male section of the mainfest. He was a farm labourer from Little Bolton in Lancashire and could both read and write. He was of Wesylan faith.
  • At the age of 38 years, John Horrocks married Barbara Graham in 1864 in Queensland.
  • John Horrocks died on 28 November 1888 in Eton Vale, Queensland. The Queenslander reported on 8 December - " TOOWOOMBA, December 3. The man found dead in Eton Vale paddock proved to be Mr. John Horrocks, one of the oldest and most respected inhabitants of Drayton. He was returning to his home when he and his horse were struck dead by lightning."
  • John was buried on 2 December 1888 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • Probate for his estate was granted on 6 September 1890 to Barbara Graham. The estate was worth £221 55 shillings. Both John and Barbara were listed as living at Eton Vale near Warwick.

Children of John Horrocks and Barbara Graham

John Edwin Horrocks

M, b. 1865, d. 21 July 1954
  • John Edwin Horrocks was born in 1865 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Horrocks and Barbara Graham.
  • At the age of 31 years, John Edwin Horrocks married Rebecca Jane Brown in 1896 in Queensland.
  • On 25 October 1945,his wife, Rebecca Jane Brown died in Queensland.
  • John Edwin Horrocks died on 21 July 1954 in Queensland.
  • John was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Child of John Edwin Horrocks and Rebecca Jane Brown

Joseph Henry Horrocks

M, b. 1872, d. 15 December 1955
  • Joseph Henry Horrocks was born in 1872 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Horrocks and Barbara Graham.
  • At the age of 27 years, Joseph Henry Horrocks married Ellen Sheehan in 1899 in Queensland.
  • On 14 January 1950,his wife, Ellen Sheehan died in Queensland.
  • Joseph Henry Horrocks died on 15 December 1955 in Queensland.
  • Joseph was buried on 16 December 1955 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Leonard Walter Horrocks

M, b. 1904, d. 1981
  • Leonard Walter Horrocks was born in 1904 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of George Horrocks and Margaret Ann Finch.
  • Leonard Walter Horrocks died in 1981 in Queensland.

Mabel Rachel Cecilia (Rachel) Horrocks

F, b. 1875, d. 1950
  • Mabel Rachel Cecilia (Rachel) Horrocks was born in 1875 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Horrocks and Barbara Graham.
  • At the age of 22 years, Mabel Rachel Cecilia (Rachel) Horrocks married Edward Phillips in 1897 in Queensland.
  • Mabel Rachel Cecilia (Rachel) Horrocks died in 1950 in Queensland.

Child of Mabel Rachel Cecilia (Rachel) Horrocks and Edward Phillips

Margaret May Horrocks

F, b. 1898, d. 1900
  • Margaret May Horrocks was born in 1898 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George Horrocks and Margaret Ann Finch.
  • Margaret May Horrocks died in 1900 in Queensland.

Robert Horrocks

M, b. circa 1871, d. 1871

Robert Harold Horrocks

M, b. 1910, d. 1972
  • Robert Harold Horrocks was born in 1910 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of George Horrocks and Margaret Ann Finch.
  • Robert Harold Horrocks died in 1972 in Queensland.

Robert Westbrook Horrocks

M, b. 1912, d. 1974

Samuel Frederick Horrocks

M, b. 1869, d. 15 August 1945
  • Samuel Frederick Horrocks was born in 1869 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Horrocks and Barbara Graham.
  • At the age of 33 years, Samuel Frederick Horrocks married Mary Elizabeth Taylor in 1902 in Queensland.
  • On 25 November 1936,his wife, Mary Elizabeth Taylor died in Queensland.
  • At the age of 69 years, Samuel Frederick Horrocks married Olive Taylor in 1938 in Queensland.
  • Samuel Frederick Horrocks died on 15 August 1945 in Queensland.
  • Samuel was buried on 17 August 1945 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. His headstone includes an inscription for both wives.

Thomas Horrocks

M, b. circa 1840, d. 1914
  • Thomas Horrocks was born circa 1840. He was the son of William Horrocks and Betsy Greenhaulgh.
  • Thomas Horrocks married Eupemia Cunningham circa 1865.
  • Thomas Horrocks and Walter Horrocks appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Murphy's Creek. Walter was a farmer and Thomas a quarryman. Adelaide carried out home duties.
  • Thomas Horrocks died in 1914 in Queensland.

Children of Thomas Horrocks and Eupemia Cunningham

Thomas Horrocks

M, b. circa 1870, d. 1892

Thomas William Horrocks

M, b. circa 1930, d. 1959

Thomas William Horrocks

M, b. 1893, d. 1959
  • Thomas William Horrocks was born in 1893 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of George Horrocks and Margaret Ann Finch.
  • Thomas William Horrocks died in 1959 in Queensland.

Walter Horrocks

M, b. circa 1872, d. 1949
  • Walter Horrocks was born circa 1872.
  • He was the son of Thomas Horrocks and Eupemia Cunningham.
  • Walter Horrocks witnessed the Note of John Heinrich Hebbel on 26 August 1891; A meeting of creditors in the insolvent estate of John Cameron and John Heinrich Hebbel trading as timber merchants of Toowoomba took place in Toowoomba. Amongst the creditors were Thomas Cullen £10 3s 4d, Thomas Brennan £39; H A Shum £34; Claud Cronk 44; George Parton £22.
  • Walter Horrocks married Adelaide Davis in 1895 in Queensland.
  • He and Thomas Horrocks appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Murphy's Creek. Walter was a farmer and Thomas a quarryman. Adelaide carried out home duties.
  • Walter Horrocks died in 1949 in Queensland.

William Graham Horrocks

M, b. 17 March 1867, d. 10 June 1938
  • William Graham Horrocks was born on 17 March 1867 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Horrocks and Barbara Graham.
  • At the age of 35 years, 3 months and 22 days, William Graham Horrocks married Lucille Selby, daughter of Samuel George Selby and Alice Levena Martin, on 9 July 1902 in Queensland.
  • William Graham Horrocks died on 10 June 1938 in Queensland at age 71.
  • William was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of William Graham Horrocks and Lucille Selby

William John Horrocks

M, b. 15 June 1909

Ann Horton

F, b. 1859, d. 18 January 1920
  • Ann Horton was born in 1859 in England. Her birth was registered in the June 1859 Quarter of the Chorlton Registration District. She was the daughter of George Horton and Ann Cooper.
  • At the age of 20 years, Ann Horton married Edwin John Pearce in December 1879 in Queensland.
  • Ann Horton and Edwin John Pearce appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Edwin was a farmer.
  • On 6 June 1914,her husband, Edwin John Pearce died in Queensland.
  • Ann Horton was listed as the next of kin of Edwin John Horton Pearce when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 24 January 1916. He joined the 19/2 nd Light Horse. His next of kin was his mother Ann and at the time he was a farmer aged 32 years. He served in Egypt where he contracted malaria. He was discharged on 19 Aug 1919.
  • Ann Horton was listed as the next of kin of Ida Elizabeth Horton Pearce when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 2 November 1918. She embarked 09 November 1918 from Sydney per 'Wiltshire' and served in India. Posted to 43rd General Hospital, Quetta. Returned to Australia 06 October 1919 to Brisbane per 'Innabruck'. Appointment terminated 22 October 1919.
  • Ann Horton died on 18 January 1920 in Queensland.
  • Ann was buried on 20 January 1920 in Cabarlah Cemetery. CE1-00D-0033.

Children of Ann Horton and Edwin John Pearce

Thomas Horton

M, b. 1837

Helene Louise Ottilie Hoskin

F, b. 1888, d. 13 October 1974
  • Helene Louise Ottilie Hoskin was born in 1888.
  • At the age of 22 years, Helene Louise Ottilie Hoskin married August Ernst Otto in 1910 in Queensland.
  • On 16 March 1963,her husband, August Ernst Otto died in Queensland.
  • Helene Louise Ottilie Hoskin died on 13 October 1974 in Queensland.
  • Helene was buried on 15 October 1974 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Helene Louise Ottilie Hoskin and August Ernst Otto

James Hoskin

M, b. circa 1790
  • James Hoskin was born circa 1790.
  • James Hoskin married Phillipa Allen on 14 November 1812 in St Teath, Cornwall.

Child of James Hoskin and Phillipa Allen

Richard Hoskin

M, b. 19 April 1818, d. 1 October 1893
  • Richard Hoskin was born on 19 April 1818 in St Teath, Cornwall.
  • He was the son of James Hoskin and Phillipa Allen.
  • Richard Hoskin married Hannah Unknown circa 1840.
  • Richard Hoskin and Hannah Unknown appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Pengelly, Cornwall. Richard, the family head, was shown as 33 years old, a quarry labourer, born Lanteglos, Cornwall. Living with him was his wife Hannah, 34, a dressmaker born St Teath, son Francis 10, a scholar; son Richard 8, a scholar; daughters Hannah 5 and Catherine aged 1. All of the children were born in Lanteglos.

  • At the age of 60 years, 6 months and 23 days, Richard Hoskin married Elizabeth Baker, daughter of Thomas Baker and Eliza McGowan, on 11 November 1878 in New South Wales. Both Elizabeth and Richard Hoskin lived on Clifton Station at the time of their marriage. Richard senior, was a 60 year old widowed farmer and Elizabeth a 47 year old widow when they married. James Christie, the Station Owner, and Elizabeth Jane Bezanson (who was Elizabeth's eldest daughter and who had married a few months before) were witnesses to their marriage.
  • Richard Hoskin died on 1 October 1893 in New South Wales at age 75. After Richard's death Elizabeth most likely went to live with one of her daughters and their family. She probably moved to Queensland with them.
  • Richard and Hannah's names are amongst those on a memorial in Rotary Park, Tenterfield.
    Richard & Hannah Hoskin - Tenterfield Pioneers honoured in Rotary Park, Tenterfield (Richard married Elizabeth French nee Baker - born 1832)
    Pioneer Plaque in Rotary Park, Tenterfield

Elizabeth Hosking (Hosken)

F, b. circa 1745
  • Elizabeth Hosking (Hosken) was born circa 1745.
  • Elizabeth Hosking (Hosken) married Francis Maddern on 30 November 1768 in Cornwall. Francis was a husbandsman of Sennen.

Children of Elizabeth Hosking (Hosken) and Francis Maddern