Fred Kann

M, b. 16 January 1908, d. 10 July 1985

John Kann

M, b. 1903
  • John Kann was born in 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johnann Kann and Johanna Elizabeth Mason.
  • The following article appeared in the Maryborough Chronicle on 7 October 1939. " Farewell.— On Friday night last in the School of Arts Hall district resi dents bid farewell to Mr. and Mrs. J. Kann. Mr. Kann has been police constable for the past five years and has now been transferred to Caloundra. They were presented with & chiming clock from the general public, and members of the Kilkivan Younger Set gave Mrs. Kann a pyrex dish. Constable Cooke of Kingaroy will succeed Mr. Kann."

Johnann Kann

M, b. 15 January 1873, d. 8 August 1950
  • Johnann Kann was born on 15 January 1873 in Highfields, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Detlof Nicholas Wilhelm Kann and Anna Maria Meier.
  • At the age of 27 years, Johnann Kann married Johanna Elizabeth Mason, daughter of Thomas Mason and Helena Marie Augusta Dohse, in 1901 in Queensland. (Record shows 1924.)
  • Johnann Kann and Johanna Elizabeth Mason appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. John was a farmer.
  • Johnann Kann and Johanna Elizabeth Mason appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1943 living at Haden. John was a farmer.
  • Johnann Kann died on 8 August 1950 in Queensland at age 77.
  • Johnann was buried on 9 August 1950 in Goombungee Cemetery. CE1-00M-0002.
  • The following was published in a book celebrating the Haden Centenary “John Kann spent his early life in Highfields and Meringandan areas. He married Miss Johanna Mason and settled in Haden, having bought land from Mr Noll. A portion of this area was resumed by the Railway Department when the Line to Haden was surveyed. He was usually referred to as the “Mayor of Haden” as he was a member of every committee in the District. A portion of his land was also surveyed into Allotments in the township of Haden and a Street “Kann Street” named after him. They reared a large family and had the early morning milk delivery around town for many years. Two sons joined the Police Force and two daughters took up the Nursing profession. He was also the receiving agent at Haden for the Darling Downs Bacon Factory.
    After her Husband’s death Mrs Kann sold the Haden property to Mr Blinco and resided in Crow’s Nest for the later part of her life”.

Children of Johnann Kann and Johanna Elizabeth Mason

Louisa Kann

F, b. 1 August 1901, d. 6 February 1970

Child of Louisa Kann and Robert Heinrich Timm

Maria Magdalena Appollonia Kann

F, b. 7 June 1865, d. 2 March 1942

Children of Maria Magdalena Appollonia Kann and Christian Frederick Ferdinand Peters

Marie Kann

F, b. 1862, d. 18 May 1865
  • Marie Kann was born in 1862 in Germany.
  • She was the daughter of Detlof Nicholas Wilhelm Kann and Anna Maria Meier.
  • Marie Kann immigrated between 10 May 1865 and August 1865 to Queensland with Detlof Nicholas Wilhelm Kann. Deflot, 33 and Anna 30, travelled on the Peter Godeffrey. With them was their daughter Maria aged 2 years who died on the voyage. Her sister, who was born on the ship was named Maria.
  • Marie Kann died on 18 May 1865. She died at sea aboard the Peter Godffrey.

Mary Kann

F, b. 4 March 1920, d. 30 December 2014

Nellie Kann

F, b. circa 1900

Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann

F, b. 6 May 1868, d. 18 November 1933
  • Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann was born on 6 May 1868 in Back Plains, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Detlof Nicholas Wilhelm Kann and Anna Maria Meier.
  • At the age of 20 years, Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann married John (Frederick) Lucht, son of Johann Frederick Ludwig Lucht and Sophia Christina Dorothea Michaelis, in 1889 in Highfields, Queensland. By the time the land they had selected was settled, JF, as he was known had a horse, cart, hoe, axe and a wife and two daughters. His parents lived in a small cottage across the road.
    They built a small butcher shop on the selelction and would deliver meat around the district. When the railway came to Wahoon in 1911 it was renamed Haden. JF and Louisa then built a butcher shop in the small township and ran the business for 20 years.
    All of the children attended Doctor's Creek School. JF was a member of the Rosalie Shire Council for 28 years.
    They lived on the farm for almost 60 years. The farm was then taken over by their son Henry.
  • Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann and John (Frederick) Lucht appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. John was a farmer as was his brother Herman.
  • Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann and John (Frederick) Lucht appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1914 living at Doctor's Creek. Johann was a farmer. Their daughter Ellen lived with them and carried out home duties. Johann's mother Sophia also lived at Doctor's Creek.
  • Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann died on 18 November 1933 in Doctor's Creek, Queensland, at age 65.
  • Wilhelmina was buried on 20 November 1933 in Goombungee Cemetery.

Children of Wilhelmina (Louisa) Kann and John (Frederick) Lucht

Agnes Kanowski

F, b. 1901

Anna Dorothea Hedwig Kanowski

F, b. 16 June 1898, d. 12 September 1975
  • Anna Dorothea Hedwig Kanowski was born on 16 June 1898 in Glencoe, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Gottfried Kanowski and Louise Josevski.
  • At the age of 19 years, Anna Dorothea Hedwig Kanowski married Otto Vandersee, son of Carl August Vandersee and Mary (Anna) Schriebe, in 1918 in Queensland. They had five children.
  • On 30 June 1934,her husband, Otto Vandersee died in Queensland at age 39.
  • Anna Dorothea Hedwig Kanowski was listed as the next of kin of Ronald Vandersee when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 13 August 1943 in Queensland. He was living at Maryborough at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his mother Annie. His service number was Q272054. He was discharged on 10 Jul 1946 with the rank of Private in the 15th Australian Infantry.
  • Anna Dorothea Hedwig Kanowski died on 12 September 1975 in Rockhampton at age 77.

Children of Anna Dorothea Hedwig Kanowski and Otto Vandersee

Annie Kanowski

F, b. 1899

Arnold Reginald Kanowski

M, b. 6 December 1930, d. 21 January 1995
  • Arnold Reginald Kanowski was born on 6 December 1930.
  • He was the son of George Frederick Kanowski and Christina Emilie Ludke.
  • Arnold Reginald Kanowski died on 21 January 1995 at age 64.
  • Arnold was buried on 24 January 1995 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Bernard Vivian Anaes (Bernie) Kanowski

M, b. 4 October 1922, d. before 2006
  • Bernard Vivian Anaes (Bernie) Kanowski was born on 4 October 1922 in Toowoomba.
  • He was the son of David Herman Kanowski and Anna Sperling.
  • Bernard Vivian Anaes (Bernie) Kanowski enlisted in the Australian Air Force on 12 August 1943 in Brisbane His service number was 150400 and he lived at Wutul. He gave his mother Anna as his next of kin. He was discharged on 8 May 1945 with the rank of Leading Aircraftsman in the 6th Aircraft Depot.
  • Bernard Vivian Anaes (Bernie) Kanowski married Vera Gladys Voll, daughter of Frederick Voll and Augustina Genrich, circa 1945.
  • Bernard Vivian Anaes (Bernie) Kanowski died before 2006.

Carl Christain Johann Kanowski

M, b. 1886

Children of Carl Christain Johann Kanowski and Olga Annie Jensen

Caroline Kanowski

F, b. 20 September 1857, d. 1928
  • Caroline Kanowski was born on 20 September 1857 in Prussia.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber.
  • Caroline Kanowski immigrated to Queensland in July 1873. She travelled on the Herschelle.
  • She immigrated on 16 July 1874 to Queensland with Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber. Johann 48, and Anna 48, travelled on the Herschele with their children Eufrosene 20, Caroline 16, Carl 14, Wilhelmine 18, Frederick 8. Son Johann came on the Cametic in 1881 and Gottfried and his wife in 1877 on the Charles Dickins.
  • Caroline Kanowski appeared on the Electoral Roll with Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber in 1903 in Glencoe. Johann was a farmer and Annie carried out domestic duties. Their daugther Caroline, lived with them. Their sons Carl, Gottfried and Frederick also farmed in the area.
  • On 29 October 1920 Caroline applied for Nationalization. Since arriving in Queensland she has lived 3 years at Highfileds, 1 year in Toowoomba and 43 years at Glencoe.
  • Caroline Kanowski appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Glencoe. She carried out home duties.
  • Caroline Kanowski died in 1928 in Queensland.

Caroline Kanowski

F, b. June 1849, d. 2 March 1887
  • Caroline Kanowski was born in June 1849 in Prussia.
  • At the age of 25 years, Caroline Kanowski married Christian (Wilhelm) Vandersee, son of Johann Vandersee and Maria Goldewski, in 1875 in Prussia.
  • Caroline Kanowski and Christian (Wilhelm) Vandersee immigrated to Brisbane on 1 January 1884. Wilhelm 36, and Karoline, 35 travelled on the Goalpara, with their children, Wilhelmina 8, Louisa 5, Marie 3 and Karoline 1. The ship left Plymouth on 3 Nov 1883. Three years later Wilhelm's brother Carl arrived in Brisbane with his wife Maria (Anna.)
  • Caroline Kanowski died on 2 March 1887 in Gowrie Scrub, Queensland, at age 37.

Children of Caroline Kanowski and Christian (Wilhelm) Vandersee

Charles Kanowski

M, b. 6 April 1860, d. 1934
  • Charles Kanowski was born on 6 April 1860 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber.
  • Charles Kanowski immigrated on 16 July 1874 to Queensland with Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber. Johann 48, and Anna 48, travelled on the Herschele with their children Eufrosene 20, Caroline 16, Carl 14, Wilhelmine 18, Frederick 8. Son Johann came on the Cametic in 1881 and Gottfried and his wife in 1877 on the Charles Dickins.
  • At the age of 24 years, Charles Kanowski married Maria Kajewski, daughter of Carl Michael Kajewski and Juliana Gerofski, in 1885. They had at least 14 children.
  • Charles Kanowski and Maria Kajewski appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Glencoe. Carl was a farmer and Maria carried out domestic duties. His father and brother's also farmed in the area.
  • On 28 January 1917,his wife, Maria Kajewski died in Queensland at age 49.
  • Charles Kanowski died in 1934 in Queensland.
  • Charles was buried in Glencoe Cemetery.

Children of Charles Kanowski and Maria Kajewski

Christian Johann Kanowski

M, b. 1882

Christiana Maria Kanowski

F, b. 18 August 1887, d. 18 August 1941
  • Christiana Maria Kanowski was born on 18 August 1887.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Kanowski and Maria Kajewski.
  • Christiana Maria Kanowski married Unknown King circa 1940.
  • Christiana Maria Kanowski died on 18 August 1941 in Queensland at age 54.
  • Christiana was buried in Glencoe Cemetery.
  • Christiana Maria Kanowski also went by the name of Annie.

Child of Christiana Maria Kanowski

David Herman Kanowski

M, b. 1884, d. 20 September 1924
  • David Herman Kanowski was born in 1884 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Gottfried Kanowski and Louise Josevski.
  • At the age of 23 years, David Herman Kanowski married Anna Sperling, daughter of Augusta Sperling, in 1907 in Queensland.
  • On 25 April 1911,David Herman Kanowski's daughter, Elsie Cecilia Kanowski was buried in Bergen Djuan Cemetery.
  • David Herman Kanowski died on 20 September 1924 in Queensland.
  • David was buried on 24 September 1924 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery. MULDOM1-003-0015.

Children of David Herman Kanowski and Anna Sperling

Edwin Charles Kanowski

M, b. 1911, d. 8 September 1968

Elizabeth Wilhelmine Kanowski

F, b. 1896, d. 18 January 1974

Children of Elizabeth Wilhelmine Kanowski and Frederick Wilhelm Dioth

Elsie Kanowski

F, b. 1907

Elsie Cecilia Kanowski

F, b. March 1911, d. April 1911
  • Elsie Cecilia Kanowski was born in March 1911 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of David Herman Kanowski and Anna Sperling.
  • Elsie Cecilia Kanowski died in April 1911 in Queensland. She was 11 weeks old.
  • Elsie was buried on 25 April 1911 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery.

Elvia Stella Kanowski

F, b. 1925, d. June 1925
  • Elvia Stella Kanowski was born in 1925. She was stillborn.
  • She was the daughter of David Herman Kanowski and Anna Sperling.
  • Elvia Stella Kanowski died in June 1925.
  • Elvia was buried on 26 June 1925 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Emelia (Augusta) Kanowski

F, b. 1879, d. May 1944
  • Emelia (Augusta) Kanowski was born in 1879.
  • At the age of 20 years, Emelia (Augusta) Kanowski married Carl Gersekowski, son of Frederick Gersekowski and Louisa Liebke, in 1899 in Queensland.
  • Emelia (Augusta) Kanowski and Carl Gersekowski appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Djuan. Charles was a labourer/farmer and Emilia carried out home duties.
  • Emelia (Augusta) Kanowski and Carl Gersekowski appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Djuan. Charles was a farmer and Augusta carried out home duties.
  • Emelia (Augusta) Kanowski died in May 1944 in Queensland.
  • Emelia was buried on 23 May 1944 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery.

Children of Emelia (Augusta) Kanowski and Carl Gersekowski

Ernst Gottieb August Kanowski

M, b. 21 February 1901, d. 8 July 1978
  • Ernst Gottieb August Kanowski was born on 21 February 1901 in Glencoe, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Charles Kanowski and Maria Kajewski.
  • Ernst Gottieb August Kanowski was baptized on 31 March 1901 in Wilston.
  • At the age of 36 years, 9 months and 27 days, Ernst Gottieb August Kanowski married Evelyn Constance Peters, daughter of John Peters and Nicoline Maria (Lena) Reimers, on 18 December 1937 in Queensland.
  • Ernst Gottieb August Kanowski died on 8 July 1978 in Toowoomba at age 77.
  • Ernst was buried on 11 July 1978 in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba. Plot 312-C-1; Memorial ID 180690385.

Eufrosene Kanowski

F, b. 28 December 1854, d. 25 November 1919
  • Eufrosene Kanowski was born on 28 December 1854 in Germany.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber.
  • Eufrosene Kanowski immigrated on 16 July 1874 to Queensland with Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber. Johann 48, and Anna 48, travelled on the Herschele with their children Eufrosene 20, Caroline 16, Carl 14, Wilhelmine 18, Frederick 8. Son Johann came on the Cametic in 1881 and Gottfried and his wife in 1877 on the Charles Dickins.
  • Eufrosene Kanowski married George Friedrich Stanke circa 1880.
  • Eufrosene Kanowski died on 25 November 1919 in Queensland at age 64.

Children of Eufrosene Kanowski and George Friedrich Stanke

Frederich Kanowski

M, b. 1877