Venson (Vic) Banks

M, b. 21 March 1887, d. 24 October 1948

Child of Venson (Vic) Banks and Elizabeth Rankin

Emily J L Banner

F, b. circa 1890
  • Emily J L Banner was born circa 1890.
  • Emily J L Banner married Benjamin P Huteau in 1922 in New South Wales.

John Banting

M, b. circa 1795
  • John Banting was born circa 1795.
  • John Banting married Elizabeth Primmer, daughter of Benjamin Primmer and Martha Newland, on 8 October 1821 in East Meon, Hampshire. Both were from East Meon, witness to the marriage were William Bramley and Robert Smith (curate.)

Peter Barbary

M, b. circa 1785
  • Peter Barbary was born circa 1785.
  • Peter Barbary married Ann Unknown circa 1813.

Child of Peter Barbary and Ann Unknown

Ann Barber

F, b. 30 April 1815
  • Ann Barber was also known as Hannah Barbary.
  • She was baptized on 30 April 1815 in Cornwall. Her father was recorded as a labourer on her baptism record.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Barbary and Ann Unknown.
  • At the age of 24 years, 3 months and 12 days, Ann Barber married James Maxwell Dunn, son of James Dunn and Ann Clarke, on 11 August 1839 in Cornwall.
  • Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Cliff Street, Megavissey. James is shown as Maxwil Dunn a 20 year old fisherman living with his wife Ann 25. Both were born in the county.
  • Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Cliff Street, Mevagissey. John Maxwell is shown as a 33 year old fisherman, born Mevagissey, living with his wife Ann, 35, born Mevagissey and son James Barber 8, born Mevagissey (not clear if surname of James Barber is Barber or Dunn.)
  • Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Cornwall. James is shown as a 43 year old fisherman, living with his wife Ann, also 46 and their grandson son James Barber Blamey an 18 year old fisherman. All were born in Mevagissey. His father James snr lived next door.

Child of Ann Barber and James Maxwell Dunn

Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber

F, b. 1876, d. 6 March 1961
  • Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber was born in 1876 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Benjamin Barber and Maria Ruddy.
  • At the age of 50 years, Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber married Thomas Lugora Brennan, son of John Brennan and Jane Connolly, in 1926 in Queensland.
  • Harriet Maria Cecilai Barber died on 6 March 1961 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 7 March 1961 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Catherine Rose Barclay

F, b. 1888, d. 22 August 1938
  • Catherine Rose Barclay was born in 1888 in Queensland. She was the daugther of Alexander Barclay and Norah King.
  • At the age of 22 years, Catherine Rose Barclay married Ernest Ambrose, son of Edward Ambrose and Ann Jane Duff, in 1910 in Queensland.
  • On 29 October 1916,her husband, Ernest Ambrose died in Queensland at age 36.
  • At the age of 30 years, Catherine Rose Barclay married Phillip Ambrose, son of Edward Ambrose and Ann Jane Duff, in 1918 in Queensland.
  • Catherine Rose Barclay and Phillip Ambrose appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Geham. Phillip was a labourer.
  • On 15 November 1934,her husband, Phillip Ambrose died in Queensland at age 64.
  • Catherine Rose Barclay died on 22 August 1938 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 23 August 1938 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Catherine Rose Barclay and Ernest Ambrose

Child of Catherine Rose Barclay and Phillip Ambrose

Hannah Bargery

F, b. December 1838
  • Hannah Bargery's birth was registered in the Yeovil District, an unknown place Registration District in the December 1838 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Hannah Bargery was living in the household of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Hannah Bargery was living in the household of Mary Burgess and Samuel Bargery in South Petherton, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 62 year old workman in a sail cloth factory, born in Crewkerne. Mary, his wife is 51 years old, an invalid born Chiselborough. Their daughter Hannah is a 22 year old leather glover born Chiselborough and son Samuel a 13 year old work boy in the sail cloth factory, also born in Chiselborough. Ann Burgess, his 79 year old widowed mother-in-law, a pauper born Chiselborugh is also living with the family.
  • Hannah Bargery and Mary Burgess appeared on the census of 2 April 1871. Mary is shown as a 61 year old widow, a canvas weaver, living with her children Hannah Bargery, 32, glover, unknown marital state, born Chiselborough; son Samuel Bargery, 23, a bleacher born Chiselborough; and grandchildren Elizabeth born Chiselborough aged 10 and Rosa born Chiselborough aged 5.

Rosanna Bargery

F, b. circa 1843
  • Rosanna Bargery was born circa 1843 in Chard.
  • She was the daughter of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Rosanna Bargery was living in the household of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.
  • Her marriage to Oliver Gillard was registered in the December 1864 Quarter in Yeovil District Registration District.

Samuel Bargery

M, b. circa 1798, d. July 1868
  • Samuel Bargery was born circa 1798 in Somerset, England. The 1851 census states he was born in Crewkerne.
  • Samuel Bargery married Mary Burgess, daughter of Samuel Burgess and Ann Crocker, on 6 February 1837 in Somerset, England. Samuel was a widower.
  • Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.
  • Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in South Petherton, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 62 year old workman in a sail cloth factory, born in Crewkerne. Mary, his wife is 51 years old, an invalid born Chiselborough. Their daughter Hannah is a 22 year old leather glover born Chiselborough and son Samuel a 13 year old work boy in the sail cloth factory, also born in Chiselborough. Ann Burgess, his 79 year old widowed mother-in-law, a pauper born Chiselborugh is also living with the family.
  • His death was recorded with the Yeovil, Somerset Registration District in the July 1868 Quarter. He was aged 70 years.

Children of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess

Samuel Bargery

M, b. December 1847
  • Samuel Bargery's birth was registered in the Yeovil District, an unknown place Registration District in the December 1847 Quarter.
  • He was the son of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Samuel Bargery was living in the household of Samuel Bargery and Mary Burgess in Chiselborough. Samuel is shown as a 52 year old bleacher born in Crewkerne. His wife Mary is a 41 year old hand loom sail cloth maker born Chiselborough, daughter Hannah is 12 year old born West Chinnock, Rosanna is 8, born Chard, and Samuel is 3, born in Chard.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Samuel Bargery was living in the household of Mary Burgess and Samuel Bargery in South Petherton, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 62 year old workman in a sail cloth factory, born in Crewkerne. Mary, his wife is 51 years old, an invalid born Chiselborough. Their daughter Hannah is a 22 year old leather glover born Chiselborough and son Samuel a 13 year old work boy in the sail cloth factory, also born in Chiselborough. Ann Burgess, his 79 year old widowed mother-in-law, a pauper born Chiselborugh is also living with the family.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Samuel Bargery was living in the household of Mary Burgess and Hannah Bargery. Mary is shown as a 61 year old widow, a canvas weaver, living with her children Hannah Bargery, 32, glover, unknown marital state, born Chiselborough; son Samuel Bargery, 23, a bleacher born Chiselborough; and grandchildren Elizabeth born Chiselborough aged 10 and Rosa born Chiselborough aged 5.

Charles Henry Barker

M, b. circa 1865, d. 10 September 1937
  • Charles Henry Barker was born circa 1865. He was the son of Henry Barker and Margaret Lynch.
  • Charles Henry Barker married Hannah Vian circa 1890. They possibly married in Victoria as that was where their children Margaret and Sidney were born.
  • Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. Charles was a farmer.
  • On 1 October 1928,his wife, Hannah Vian died in Queensland.
  • Charles Henry Barker appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. He was a farmer.
  • Charles Henry Barker died on 10 September 1937 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00D-0020.
  • A notice stating probate for his estate would granted appeared in The Courier Mail on 2 October 1937. It read:- " IN THE SUPREME COURT OF QUEENSLAND. In the WILL of CHARLES HENRY BARKER, late of Crow's Nest, In the State of Queens land, Farmer, Deceased. Notice Is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen days from the date of he publication hereof application will be made to this Honourable Court that PROBATE of the WILL of the abovenamed Charles Henry Barker deceased may be granted to ESTELLE HANNAH BARKER of Crow's Nest aforesaid Spinster a lawful Daughter of the said deceased and the sole Executrix named In the said Will. Any person interested who desires to object to the application or to be heard upon it may file a Caveat in the Registry at any time before the grant Is made. Dated this Twenty-seventh day of Septem ber, 1937.

Children of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian

Clarence Reginald Barker

M, b. circa 1900

Estelle Hannah Barker

F, b. circa 1900
  • Estelle Hannah Barker was born circa 1900.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian.
  • Estelle Hannah Barker was granted probate for the estate of Charles Henry Barker some time after 2 October 1937 according to The Courier Mail . It read:- " IN THE SUPREME COURT OF QUEENSLAND. In the WILL of CHARLES HENRY BARKER, late of Crow's Nest, In the State of Queens land, Farmer, Deceased. Notice Is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen days from the date of he publication hereof application will be made to this Honourable Court that PROBATE of the WILL of the abovenamed Charles Henry Barker deceased may be granted to ESTELLE HANNAH BARKER of Crow's Nest aforesaid Spinster a lawful Daughter of the said deceased and the sole Executrix named In the said Will. Any person interested who desires to object to the application or to be heard upon it may file a Caveat in the Registry at any time before the grant Is made. Dated this Twenty-seventh day of Septem ber, 1937.

Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker

F, b. 6 July 1920, d. 21 February 1999
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker was born on 6 July 1920.
  • She was the daughter of Sidney Charles John Barker and Ruby Ann Austin.
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker commenced school at Crow's Nest State School on 10 May 1926. aged 5 years and 10 months.
  • At the age of 20 years, 8 months and 27 days, Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker married Roy Clarence Vandersee, son of Johann Christian Vandersee and Brenda Joyce Smyth, on 2 April 1941 in Raff Street, Methodist Church, Toowoomba. Their marriage was reported in The Courier Mail :- "Vandersee— Barker. WHEN Miss Eunice L. Barker, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. S. Barker, Crow's Nest, was married to Mr. Roy C. Vandersee, third son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Vandersee, Glenaven, in the Raff Street Methodist Church, Toowoomba, she wore an afternoon frock of fuchsia pink, with a shoulder spray of orchids, and a navy hat. The Rev. S. G. Monro officiated. Mrs. A. L. White, who was matron of honour for her sister, wore a blue ensembla with an orchid shoulder spray and a navy hat. Mr. Max Vandersee was best man. The reception was held at the Cafe Alexandra."
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker and Roy Clarence Vandersee appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Glenaven. Roy was a farmer.
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker died on 21 February 1999 in Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 78.
  • She was buried in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba.
  • Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker also went by the name of Pete.

Francis Robert Barker

M, b. 1889, d. 1953

Margaret Mary Barker

F, b. 1894, d. 26 August 1948
  • Margaret Mary Barker was born in 1894 in Victoria.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian.
  • At the age of 28 years, Margaret Mary Barker married Thomas Edgar Austin, son of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper, on 13 December 1922 in Queensland.
  • Margaret Mary 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.
  • Margaret Mary Barker and Thomas Edgar Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Mountain Camp. Edgar was a farmer and Margaret carried out home duties.
  • Margaret Mary Barker died on 26 August 1948 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
    Margaret M (nee Barker) and Thomas Edgar Austin - Crows Nest Cemetery
  • Inscription on tombstone - aged 54 yrs.

Children of Margaret Mary Barker and Thomas Edgar Austin

Ruby (Mona) Barker

F, b. 9 July 1917, d. 27 November 1998
  • Ruby (Mona) Barker was born on 9 July 1917.
  • She was the daughter of Sidney Charles John Barker and Ruby Ann Austin.
  • Ruby (Mona) Barker commenced school at Pinelands State School on 15 October 1923. Her father was a farmer of Crow's Nest.
  • She commenced school on 10 May 1926 at Crow's Nest State School aged 8 years and 10 months. - a Methodist.
  • At the age of 21 years, Ruby (Mona) Barker married Arthur Leslie White, son of Thomas John White and Lillian Harriet Barnes, in 1939 in Queensland.
  • Ruby was a matron of honour at the wedding of Roy Clarence Vandersee and Eunice Leona (Leonie) Barker, daughter of Sidney Charles John Barker and Ruby Ann Austin, on 2 April 1941 in Raff Street, Methodist Church, Toowoomba; Their marriage was reported in The Courier Mail :- "Vandersee— Barker. WHEN Miss Eunice L. Barker, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. S. Barker, Crow's Nest, was married to Mr. Roy C. Vandersee, third son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Vandersee, Glenaven, in the Raff Street Methodist Church, Toowoomba, she wore an afternoon frock of fuchsia pink, with a shoulder spray of orchids, and a navy hat. The Rev. S. G. Monro officiated. Mrs. A. L. White, who was matron of honour for her sister, wore a blue ensembla with an orchid shoulder spray and a navy hat. Mr. Max Vandersee was best man. The reception was held at the Cafe Alexandra."
  • Ruby (Mona) Barker and Arthur Leslie White appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. Arthur was a labourer.
  • On 28 July 1964,her husband, Arthur Leslie White died in Queensland at age 48.
  • Ruby (Mona) Barker died on 27 November 1998 at age 81.
  • She was buried on 30 November 1998 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Sidney Charles John Barker

M, b. 1896, d. 23 August 1963
  • Sidney Charles John Barker was born in 1896 in Kensington, Victoria.
  • He was the son of Charles Henry Barker and Hannah Vian.
  • He was Dairy Farmer.
  • At the age of 21 years, Sidney Charles John Barker married Ruby Ann Austin, daughter of Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin and Ellen Hooper, on 13 May 1917 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • On 15 October 1923Sidney Charles John Barker enrolled his daughter Ruby (Mona) Barker in Pinelands State School. Her father was a farmer of Crow's Nest.
  • Sidney Charles John Barker and Ruby Ann Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at "Cotna", Crow's Nest. Sidney was a farmer.
  • Sidney Charles John Barker and Ruby Ann Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at "Cotna", Crow's Nest. Sidney was a farmer.
  • Sidney Charles John Barker died on 23 August 1963 in Queensland. He died after a car accident near Esk.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
    Sydney and Ruby Ann (nee Austin) Barker - Crows Nest Cemetery

Children of Sidney Charles John Barker and Ruby Ann Austin

Hester Booth Barkman

F, b. 1867, d. 1948

Jane Barkman

F, b. 1852, d. 10 September 1910
  • Jane Barkman was born in 1852.
  • She was the daughter of William Barkman and Jane Tomlinson.
  • At the age of 19 years, Jane Barkman married John White in 1871 in Queensland.
  • Jane Barkman died on 10 September 1910 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 12 September 1910 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Jane Barkman and John White

Richard Barkman

M, b. 1855, d. 1915
  • Richard Barkman was born in 1855.
  • He was the son of William Barkman and Jane Tomlinson.
  • Richard Barkman died in 1915 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 7 September 1915 in Clifton Cemetery.

Robert Barkman

M, b. circa 1860, d. 1894

William Barkman

M, b. circa 1830, d. 1888
  • William Barkman was born circa 1830. He was the son of Peter Barkman and Rebecca Shine.
  • William Barkman married Jane Tomlinson circa 1850.
  • William Barkman died in 1888 in Queensland.

Children of William Barkman and Jane Tomlinson

Charles Henry Reginald Barlow

M, b. 1863, d. 4 October 1937
  • Charles Henry Reginald Barlow was born in 1863. He was the son of Reginald Hober Barlow and Helen Bice.
  • Charles Henry Reginald Barlow married Blanche Constance Powell circa 1900.
  • Charles Henry Reginald Barlow appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1912 living at Ravensbourne. Charles was a farmer.
  • On 3 January 1928,his wife, Blanche Constance Powell died in Queensland.
  • Charles Henry Reginald Barlow appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Glenaven. He was a farmer.
  • Charles Henry Reginald Barlow died on 4 October 1937 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in October 1937 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. CE1-00D-0015.

Child of Charles Henry Reginald Barlow and Blanche Constance Powell

Reginald Rufus Barlow

M, b. circa 1900, d. 1964

Albert William (Bert) Barnes

M, b. 28 May 1897, d. 21 October 1977
  • Albert William (Bert) Barnes was born on 28 May 1897 in Anduramba, Queensland. He commenced school at Crows Nest in 1903 and then moved to Virginai or Pierces Creek State School.
  • He was the son of William James Barnes and Mary Ann (Polly) Askin.
  • On 2 August 1915 "To-morrow four volunteers — Messrs. A. W. Barnes, A. Tomlinson A. Brown, and B. Askin — leave for Brisbane. Mr. Arthur Tomlinson who has been for some time in the employ of
    Messrs. McColim and Co Ltd... was yesterday made the recipient of two presentations. On behalf of his fellow-employees, Mr W. Utschink presented him with a gold fountain pen suitably inscribed, while his employers presented him with a cheque, and also intimated that his position would be kept open for him on his return." Darling Downs Gazette.
  • Albert William (Bert) Barnes enlisted in the AIF on 2 August 1915 in Toowoomba. His service number was 1691 and his gave his father William of Crow's Nest as his next of kin. At the time he enlisted Albert was a farmer. He was appointed driver and served in Egypt and France in the Medical Corps.
  • In 1920 he was Farmer, Birch's Gully.
  • Albert was the best man at the wedding of Albert (Bert) Askin and Victoria Irene Hunt, daughter of William Hunt and Sarah Carter, on 31 August 1921 in Queensland. The Darling Downs Gazette reported - "A pretty wedding celebrated at St.George's Church of England, Crow's Nest on Wednesday last was that of Miss I. Hunt, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. Hunt, Long-street, Toowoomba, and Mr. A. Askin, youngest son of the late Mr. R. Askin and Mrs. Askin, Crow's Nest, the Rev. A. Atherton being the officiating clergyman. The bride looked very dainty and sweet in a frock of ivory crepe de chine with bodice and side panels of beautiful lace. The embroidered veil worn cap wise was held in place with tiny handmade pink roses and pale pink satin slippers, and hose were worn; and she carried a sheaf of arum lilies. Miss Dorothy Kelly the bride's niece, wore a frock of pale pink crepe de chine, finely braided and a broad leafed hat of pink tulle with 'sash' ends of tulle. Mr. Bert Barnes, nephew of the bridegroom acted as best man. After the ceremony a reception was held at the Central Tea Rooms, where freesias formed the decorations, and later Mr. and Mrs. Askin motored to Toowoomba en route to Rockhampton, the bride travelling in a frock of fawn wool gabardine touched with satin and a small harmonising hat of chin straw". They settled in Nanango.
  • Albert William (Bert) Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. Albert was a cattle dealer.
  • He was best man at the wedding of Leslie Andrew McPhail and Daisy Emma Askin on 8 June 1925 in Neil Street Methodist Church, Toowoomba. The Queenslander reported "A quiet but pretty wedding was celebrated, in the Neil-street Methodist Church on Monday morning, when Miss Daisy E. Askin (second youngest daughter of Mrs. K. Askin and the late Mr. R. Askin, of Crow's Nest) was married to Mr. Andrew Leslie M'Phail (youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. John M'Phail, of Pierce Creek). The Rev. H. Garrett (Crow's Nest) officiated. The bride who was given away by her brother-in-law, Mr. T. Adams, wore her travelling frock, which was composed of sand crepe Marocain, straight-lined, beautifully beaded frock, with which a close fitting navy blue hat was worn. Miss May Askin (sister of the bride) attended as bridesmaid, and wore a frock of lemon fugi silk, trimmed with pin tucks and stitchery. A small black, satin cloche was also worn. Mr. Albert Barnes was best man. The honeymoon is being spent in Brisbane and at the seaside"
    At the time of their marriage Dailsy lived in Crow's Nest and worked in the library. After their marriage Les and Daisy moved to River Trees in New South Wales and eventually settled in Wilson's Downfall. He signed his portion of the Pierce Creek farm over to his sister Jessie in 1937.
  • In 1929 he was a motor mechanic.
  • He farmed properties "The Rocky" and "Penzance".
  • At the age of 32 years, 4 months and 24 days, Albert William (Bert) Barnes married Martha Vietheer, daughter of Herman Emile Vietheer and Pauline Ehrlich, on 22 October 1929 in Crow's Nest.
  • Albert William (Bert) Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Albert was a cattle dealer.
  • He and Martha Vietheer appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Anduramba. He was a farmer.
  • Albert William (Bert) Barnes died on 21 October 1977 in Queensland at age 80.
  • He was buried on 24 October 1977 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LAWS1-00A-0016.

Allen Barnes

M, b. 4 July 1913, d. 8 March 2000

Amy Louisa Barnes

F, b. 9 May 1917, d. 24 October 1979
  • Amy Louisa Barnes was also known as Lin.
  • She was born on 9 May 1917 in Toowoomba, Queensland. Her parents were farming near Maidenwell at the time.
  • She was the daughter of Walter Leslie Barnes and Emma Smallbone.
  • The family moved to Upper Yarraman in 1918 and that is where Lin attended school.
  • On 28 May 1924,their husband, Emma Smallbone died in Nanango, Queensland, at age 46. She died from stomach cancer. After their mother's death, Ivy looked after the younger children.
  • She worked on the family farm after leaving school at 14. When her father remarried she left the farm and went to Brisbane to train as a nurse in 1940.
  • At the age of 26 years and 10 months, Amy Louisa Barnes married Cyril John Mullaly, son of John Mullaly and Annie Owens, in April 1944. They worked a farm at Kybong on the Mary River near Gympie. Lin and Cyril had a family of eight children. Lin and Cyril retired to Gympie.

  • Amy Louisa Barnes died on 24 October 1979 in Gympie, Queensland, at age 62.
  • She was buried in Gympie, Queensland.

Benjamin Barnes

M, b. 19 April 1835
  • Benjamin Barnes was baptized on 19 April 1835 in Paul, Cornwall, England. The family lived at Tredavoe.
  • He was the son of Benjamin Prowse Barnes and Jane Badcock.
  • At the age of 18 years, 5 months and 12 days, Benjamin Barnes married Nancy Tonkin on 1 October 1853 in Parish of Paul, Cornwall. Benjamin was a labourer of Paul, son of Benjamin Barnes, a farmer. Nancy was a spinster of Paul, daugher of Thomas Tonkin a shipwright.

Child of Benjamin Barnes and Nancy Tonkin