Percy Klease

M, b. 1903, d. 1 August 1963
  • Percy Klease was also known as Percy Kliese.
  • He was born in 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herman Frederick William Klease and Marie Minnie Louise Wilhelmina (Mary) Reinke.
  • At the age of 22 years, Percy Klease married Elsie Briese, daughter of August Ferdinand Briese and Anna (Maria) Magdaline Stark, in 1925 in Queensland.
  • Percy Klease was mentioned in the obituary of his father, Herman Frederick William Klease, on 20 August 1928. The Brisbane Courier reported - "Another link with the early history of the district was broken by the death, on July 28, at his residence, at Bergen, of Mr. Herman Frederick William Klease, aged 60 years. The late Mr. Klease had resided at Bergen for the past 40 years. He was born in Germany, but left that country with his parents when he was 5 years of age arriving in Australia in 1872. After residing for a short period in Rockhampton, the family shifted to the Downs, where, at the age of 21, the late Mr. Klease was married to Miss Mary Reinke, and the young couple settled at Bergen, where Mr. Klease had taken up land, on which he had resided ever since. He is survived by a widow and grown-up family of nine sons and two daughters; namely: William (Nambour), Walter (Goombungee), Fred and George (Toowoomba), Richard and Eric (Bergen), Jack (Newcastle), Herman (Meringandan), and Percy (Crow's Nest). The daughters are: Mrs. Fred Richter (Bergen) and Miss Mabel Klease (Bergen); also 27 grandchildren. The funeral took place from the deceased late residence, at Bergen, to the Goombungee Cemetery, where Pastor Prenzier officiated at the grave."
  • Percy Klease died on 1 August 1963.
  • He was buried on 2 August 1963 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Richard Herbert Klease

M, b. 1900, d. 1965
  • Richard Herbert Klease was born in 1900 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herman Frederick William Klease and Marie Minnie Louise Wilhelmina (Mary) Reinke.
  • At the age of 28 years, Richard Herbert Klease married Gladys May Ellis in 1928 in Queensland.
  • Richard Herbert Klease was mentioned in the obituary of his father, Herman Frederick William Klease, on 20 August 1928. The Brisbane Courier reported - "Another link with the early history of the district was broken by the death, on July 28, at his residence, at Bergen, of Mr. Herman Frederick William Klease, aged 60 years. The late Mr. Klease had resided at Bergen for the past 40 years. He was born in Germany, but left that country with his parents when he was 5 years of age arriving in Australia in 1872. After residing for a short period in Rockhampton, the family shifted to the Downs, where, at the age of 21, the late Mr. Klease was married to Miss Mary Reinke, and the young couple settled at Bergen, where Mr. Klease had taken up land, on which he had resided ever since. He is survived by a widow and grown-up family of nine sons and two daughters; namely: William (Nambour), Walter (Goombungee), Fred and George (Toowoomba), Richard and Eric (Bergen), Jack (Newcastle), Herman (Meringandan), and Percy (Crow's Nest). The daughters are: Mrs. Fred Richter (Bergen) and Miss Mabel Klease (Bergen); also 27 grandchildren. The funeral took place from the deceased late residence, at Bergen, to the Goombungee Cemetery, where Pastor Prenzier officiated at the grave."
  • Richard Herbert Klease appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. He was a labourer.
  • Richard Herbert Klease died in 1965 in Queensland.

Vera Klease

F, b. 13 August 1915, d. 30 November 1996
  • Vera Klease was born on 13 August 1915.
  • At the age of 20 years, Vera Klease married Walter Ferdinand Hartwig, son of Jacob Joshua Hartwig and Anna Henriette Pukallus, in 1936 in Queensland.
  • Vera Klease was listed as the next of kin of Walter Ferdinand Hartwig when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 26 June 1942 in Crow's Nest. He was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted and gave his wife Vera as his next of kin. He was discharged 21 Oct 1945 from the 7th Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps with the rank of Private.
  • Vera Klease and Walter Ferdinand Hartwig appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Plainby. Walter was a labourer.
  • On 7 January 1964,her husband, Walter Ferdinand Hartwig died in Queensland at age 50.
  • Vera Klease died on 30 November 1996 at age 81.
  • She was buried on 3 December 1996 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Child of Vera Klease and Walter Ferdinand Hartwig

Walter Adolf Klease

M, b. 1892, d. 1962
  • Walter Adolf Klease was born in 1892 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herman Frederick William Klease and Marie Minnie Louise Wilhelmina (Mary) Reinke.
  • Walter Adolf Klease appeared on the Electoral Roll with Herman Frederick William Klease and Marie Minnie Louise Wilhelmina (Mary) Reinke in 1913 in Bergen. Herman was a farmer. Son Walter also farmed at Bergen.
  • At the age of 21 years, Walter Adolf Klease married Henrietta Louisa Noske, daughter of August Ludwig Noske and Wilhelmina Paulina Patzwald, in 1913 in Queensland.
  • Walter Adolf Klease was mentioned in the obituary of his father, Herman Frederick William Klease, on 20 August 1928. The Brisbane Courier reported - "Another link with the early history of the district was broken by the death, on July 28, at his residence, at Bergen, of Mr. Herman Frederick William Klease, aged 60 years. The late Mr. Klease had resided at Bergen for the past 40 years. He was born in Germany, but left that country with his parents when he was 5 years of age arriving in Australia in 1872. After residing for a short period in Rockhampton, the family shifted to the Downs, where, at the age of 21, the late Mr. Klease was married to Miss Mary Reinke, and the young couple settled at Bergen, where Mr. Klease had taken up land, on which he had resided ever since. He is survived by a widow and grown-up family of nine sons and two daughters; namely: William (Nambour), Walter (Goombungee), Fred and George (Toowoomba), Richard and Eric (Bergen), Jack (Newcastle), Herman (Meringandan), and Percy (Crow's Nest). The daughters are: Mrs. Fred Richter (Bergen) and Miss Mabel Klease (Bergen); also 27 grandchildren. The funeral took place from the deceased late residence, at Bergen, to the Goombungee Cemetery, where Pastor Prenzier officiated at the grave."
  • Walter Adolf Klease and Henrietta Louisa Noske appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1934 living at Goombungee. He was a farmer.
  • Walter Adolf Klease died in 1962 in Queensland.

Alice Louisa Klein

F, b. 1912, d. 1997

Amelia Magdelina Klein

F, b. 19 March 1873, d. 3 May 1948

Andrew Klein

M, b. 7 November 1857, d. 23 August 1915

Catherine Caroline Klein

F, b. 17 March 1868, d. 22 September 1943
  • Catherine Caroline Klein was born on 17 March 1868 in Highfileds, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Christian (Christie) Klein and Catherina Friedricka Holzwarth.
  • At the age of 18 years, Catherine Caroline Klein married John Carr in 1887 in Queensland.
  • Catherine Caroline Klein died on 22 September 1943 in Brisbane at age 75.

Charlie Klein

M, b. 1902

Christian (Christie) Klein

M, b. 1833, d. 28 November 1910
  • Christian (Christie) Klein was born in 1833 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Johan (Martin) Klein and Maria Menz.
  • Christian (Christie) Klein immigrated in 1853 to Sydney with Johan (Martin) Klein and Maria Menz. John Martin 48, Maria 44 and their sons Christian 19 and John George 14 travelled on the Johan Caesar.
  • At the age of 27 years, Christian (Christie) Klein married Catherina Friedricka Holzwarth on 24 January 1860 in Queensland.
  • On 12 September 1907,his wife, Catherina Friedricka Holzwarth died in Queensland at age 62.
  • Christian (Christie) Klein died on 28 November 1910 in Kleinton, Queensland.
  • He was buried in Meringandan Cemetery.

Children of Christian (Christie) Klein and Catherina Friedricka Holzwarth

Edna Klein

F, b. 16 June 1909, d. 15 November 1999

Edward Klein

M, b. circa 1890

Edward Klein

M, b. circa 1870

Edward (Ted) Klein

M, b. 1887
  • Edward (Ted) Klein was born in 1887 in Meringandan. It appears the birth was never registered. He may have had the second name of Theodore.
  • He was the son of Christian (Christie) Klein and Catherina Friedricka Holzwarth.
  • At the age of 21 years, Edward (Ted) Klein married Annie Mary Montgomery on 29 April 1908 in Queensland.
  • Edward (Ted) Klein and Annie Mary Montgomery appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Kleinton. Edward was a farmer and Mary Emma carried out home duties. His brothers Fred and John also farmed at Kleinton.
  • Circa 1916 When their daughter Eileen Joyce was a baby, Edward left the family. He was last seen in Brisbane in 1938 where he was living and working.
  • In 1929,Edward (Ted) Klein's son, Leonard Frances Klein was buried in Douglas Cemetery.
  • In 1932 Annie & Edward's marriage was dissolved when:-
    "His Honour made absolute a decree nisi granted to Annie Mary Klein, on June 15 last, for the dissolution of her marriage with Edward Klein, on the ground of desertion". Annie was living at Water Street, Toowoomba at the time and Edward was a farmer of Meringandan.

Children of Edward (Ted) Klein and Annie Mary Montgomery

Eileen (Joyce) Klein

F, b. 18 June 1915
  • Eileen (Joyce) Klein was born on 18 June 1915 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Edward (Ted) Klein and Annie Mary Montgomery.
  • At the age of 24 years, 6 months and 2 days, Eileen (Joyce) Klein married Albert Barr on 20 December 1939 in Queensland.

Elsie May Klein

F, b. 1909, d. 1991

Emma Louisa Klein

F, b. 21 January 1907, d. 14 September 1998

Eric Klein

M, b. 25 April 1904, d. 16 September 1990
  • Eric Klein was born on 25 April 1904 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johann George Klein and Marie Louise Deuble.
  • Eric Klein died on 16 September 1990 at age 86.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Ernistena Caroline Elsie Klein

F, b. 16 December 1878, d. 16 January 1959
  • Ernistena Caroline Elsie Klein was also known as Ernistena Caroline Elsie Gesler.
  • She was born on 16 December 1878 in Queensland. In 1923 her name was re registered as Ernistena Gesler, daughter of George Otto Gesler and Mary Pauline Klein.
  • She was the daughter of Maria (Mary) Paulina Klein.
  • At the age of 21 years, Ernistena Caroline Elsie Klein married Frederick William Rose, son of Gottfried Rose and Auguste Rohde, in 1900 in Queensland.
  • Ernistena Caroline Elsie Klein appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. She carried out domestic duties. Her husband Frederick was not listed on the roll
    . Frederick William Rose.
  • Ernistena Caroline Elsie Klein and Frederick William Rose appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Douglas. Frederick was a farmer and Ernstine carried out home duties.
  • Ernistena Caroline Elsie Klein died on 16 January 1959 in Queensland at age 80.

Children of Ernistena Caroline Elsie Klein and Frederick William Rose

Ernst Gottbiel Heinrich Klein

M, b. 22 July 1875, d. 17 October 1893

Florence Catherine Klein

F, b. 1910, d. 1995

Franz Klein

M, b. 28 November 1863, d. 8 December 1942

Frederick Adam Klein

M, b. 1894, d. 1973

Frederick Albert Klein

M, b. 22 July 1885, d. 3 August 1952
  • Frederick Albert Klein was born on 22 July 1885 in Meringandan.
  • He was the son of Christian (Christie) Klein and Catherina Friedricka Holzwarth.
  • At the age of 25 years, Frederick Albert Klein married Louise Gless in 1911 in Queensland.
  • Frederick Albert Klein and Louise Gless appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1930 living at Kleinton. Fred was a farmer and Lousie carried out home duties.
  • Frederick Albert Klein died on 3 August 1952 in Kleinton, Queensland, at age 67.
  • He was buried on 4 August 1952 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00J-0028.

Child of Frederick Albert Klein and Louise Gless

George Wilhelm Klein

M, b. 12 February 1893, d. 28 October 1949
  • George Wilhelm Klein was born on 12 February 1893 in Queensland. His mother died nine days after his birth from septiciaemia.
  • He was the son of Johann George Klein and Johanna Louise (Hannah) Reinke.
  • George Wilhelm Klein died on 28 October 1949 in Queensland at age 56.

Gladys Alice Klein

F, b. 1896

Grace Mary Klein

F, b. 1926, d. 1927
  • Grace Mary Klein was born in 1926 in Toowoomba.
  • She was the daughter of John Klein and Mary Emma Graf.
  • Grace Mary Klein died in 1927 in Toowoomba.

Heinrich Klein

M, b. circa 1900

Jacob Karl Klein

M, b. 1897, d. 1901

Johan (Martin) Klein

M, b. circa 1802, d. 15 August 1876
  • Johan (Martin) Klein was born circa 1802 in Kurhessen, Gremany.
  • Johan (Martin) Klein married Maria Menz on 24 May 1831 in Kurhessen, Gremany.
  • Johan (Martin) Klein and Maria Menz immigrated to Sydney in 1853. John Martin 48, Maria 44 and their sons Christian 19 and John George 14 travelled on the Johan Caesar.
  • On 2 October 1875,his wife, Maria Menz died in Irishtown (Harlaxton), Queensland, at age 67.
  • Johan (Martin) Klein died on 15 August 1876 in Irishtown (Harlaxton), Queensland.

Children of Johan (Martin) Klein and Maria Menz