Robert Lawrence

M

Child of Robert Lawrence and Elizabeth Osborne

Samuel Lawrence

M

Samuel Lawrence

M, b. 1874

Sarah Lawrence

F

Child of Sarah Lawrence

Simon Lawrence

M, b. 1 July 1770

Walter Charles Lawrence

M, b. circa 1901
  • Walter Charles Lawrence was born circa 1901. He was the son of Arhur Lawrence of Croydon, County Surrey, England.
  • Walter Charles Lawrence married Annie Dorothea (Dolly) Allard, daughter of Frank Allard and Mary (Minnie) Crawford, on 16 May 1928 in New South Wales. The reception was held at the residence of John and Eve Cottell. The couple intended to live in Brooklana.

Margaret Lawrie

F, b. 1861, d. 1948
  • Margaret Lawrie was born in 1861. She was the daughter of John LAWRIE and Jane MORETON.
  • Margaret Lawrie married John Norman.
  • Margaret Lawrie died in 1948 in Queensland.

Child of Margaret Lawrie and John Norman

Jane Lawry

F, b. circa 1810
  • Jane Lawry was born circa 1810.
  • Jane Lawry married an unknown person on 17 October 1829.
  • She was buried on 1 February 1837.
  • Jane was buried the day her son Thomas was christened.

Gladys Isabella Mary Laws

F, b. 1931, d. 1960
  • Gladys Isabella Mary Laws was born in 1931 in New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Samuel Laws.
  • Gladys Isabella Mary Laws died in 1960 in Burwood, New South Wales.

Thomas Samuel Laws

M, b. circa 1900
  • Thomas Samuel Laws was born circa 1900.

Child of Thomas Samuel Laws

Beryl Millicent Lawson

F, b. 25 February 1921, d. 16 March 1992
  • Beryl Millicent Lawson was born on 25 February 1921.
  • At the age of 20 years, 6 months and 19 days, Beryl Millicent Lawson married Mervyn Henry Johannesen, son of Peter Jens Johannesen and Ellen Chambers, on 13 September 1941.
  • On 11 May 1961,her husband, Mervyn Henry Johannesen died in Queensland at age 41. Mervyn ran a sleeper business. He was accidentally killed when a splinter from a log hit him after the saw struck an iron peg in the log he was sawing.
  • Beryl Millicent Lawson died on 16 March 1992 at age 71.

Daniel Lawson

M, b. circa 1840, d. 1920
  • Daniel Lawson was born circa 1840. He was the son of Danilel Lawson and Martha Fuller.
  • Daniel Lawson married Miriam Ann Cox circa 1860.
  • Daniel Lawson died in 1920 in Queensland.

Children of Daniel Lawson and Miriam Ann Cox

Eliza Annie Lawson

F, b. circa 1860, d. 1963

Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson

F, b. 1889, d. 23 August 1973
  • Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson was born in 1889 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Alick Clarence Lawson and Olympia Ramagh Cripps.
  • At the age of 32 years, Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson married George Albert Victor Orr in 1921 in Queensland.
  • Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson and George Albert Victor Orr appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest.
  • On 28 April 1940,her husband, George Albert Victor Orr died in Queensland.
  • Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson died on 23 August 1973 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 27 August 1973 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC3-006-0028.

Miriam Ann Lawson

F, b. 1864, d. 20 April 1896
  • Miriam Ann Lawson was born in 1864.
  • She was the daughter of Daniel Lawson and Miriam Ann Cox.
  • At the age of 21 years, Miriam Ann Lawson married Francis Smyth, son of Charles Blackmore Smyth and Mary Gainey, in 1885 in Queensland.
  • Miriam Ann Lawson died on 20 April 1896 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00N-0045.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church building and fence.Francis and Miriam's names were amongst them.
    Pioneer Plaque to Francis and Miriam Smythe - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Miriam Ann Lawson and Francis Smyth

Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton

F, b. 1903, d. 9 November 1998
  • Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton was born in 1903 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Thomas Lawton, Gowanbrae, Miles and Cecilia Agnes Mackay.
  • At the age of 23 years, Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton married John Thomas Trousdell, son of John George Trousdell and Helen Jane Gardiner, on 27 February 1926 in Queensland.
  • Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton died on 9 November 1998.
  • She was buried in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba. Plot ICW-E-F23; Memorial ID 180188030.

Albert Preston Lawton

M, b. 7 November 1889, d. 1977

Arthur Charles Lawton

M, b. 1883, d. 1950
  • Arthur Charles Lawton was born in 1883 in Yorkshire.
  • He was the son of William Lawton and Mary Preston.
  • Arthur Charles Lawton immigrated on 17 June 1887 to Brisbane with William Lawton and Mary Preston. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)
  • Arthur Charles Lawton witnessed the marriage of Margaret Emma Theobald and Henry Fletcher Hunt on 1 August 1910 in Queensland. They were married in the residence of William Hunt in Crow's Nest. Henry was a carrier living at Crow's Nest and she a spinster living at Glenaven. His father was a grazier and hers a farmer. They were married according to the rites of the Methodist Church. Witness to the marriage were Arthur Charles Lawton and Ellen Theobold.
  • Arthur Charles Lawton enlisted in the 4th Machine Gun Battalion on 3 November 1915 in Toowoomba. He gave his next of kin as his mother Mary of Crow's Nest. His service number was 5444. He served in Egypt and France. He was discharged on 22 May 1919.
  • On 22 July 1919,Arthur Charles Lawton's mother, Mary Preston died in Queensland. Her obituary read" The death occurred last week of Mrs. Lawton, sen., an old and very highly respected resident of Crow's Nest, at the advanced age of 75 years. The deceased, whose son Charles recently returned from the war, and who has been unconscious for the last three weeks owing to an accident while riding, was seized with a paralytic stroke 10 days ago, and did not recover consciousness! Mrs. Lawton leaves a family of three sons and three daughters."
  • Arthur Charles Lawton died in 1950 in Queensland.

Edith Lawton

F, b. 1876, d. 1958
  • Edith Lawton was born in 1876 in Yorkshire.
  • She was the daughter of William Lawton and Mary Preston.
  • Edith Lawton immigrated on 17 June 1887 to Brisbane with William Lawton and Mary Preston. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)
  • Edith Lawton died in 1958 in Queensland.

Fred Lawton

M, b. January 1887, d. 26 March 1888
  • Fred Lawton was born in January 1887 in Staffordshire.
  • He was the son of William Lawton and Mary Preston.
  • Fred Lawton immigrated on 17 June 1887 to Brisbane with William Lawton and Mary Preston. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)
  • Fred Lawton died on 26 March 1888 in Queensland at age 1.
  • He was buried on 27 March 1888 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Gertrude Lawton

F, b. 1881
  • Gertrude Lawton was born in 1881 in Yorkshire.
  • She was the daughter of William Lawton and Mary Preston.
  • Gertrude Lawton immigrated on 17 June 1887 to Brisbane with William Lawton and Mary Preston. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)
  • Gertrude Lawton appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Lawton and Mary Preston in 1903 in Crow's Nest. William was a farmer as was their son Harry. Gertrude Lawton also lived at Crow's Nest.
  • At the age of 31 years, Gertrude Lawton married Herbert Cooper Patrick in 1912 in Queensland.

Harry Lawton

M, b. September 1875, d. 12 February 1959
  • Harry Lawton's birth was registered in the Dewsbury, Yorkshire West Riding Registration District in the September 1875 Quarter.
  • He was the son of William Lawton and Mary Preston.
  • Harry Lawton immigrated on 17 June 1887 to Brisbane with William Lawton and Mary Preston. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)
  • Harry Lawton appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Lawton and Mary Preston in 1903 in Crow's Nest. William was a farmer as was their son Harry. Gertrude Lawton also lived at Crow's Nest.
  • At the age of 36 years, Harry Lawton married Ethel Jane Gunter, daughter of William Gunter and Rebecca Lemmon, in 1912 in Queensland.
  • On 29 July 1919Harry Lawton enrolled his daughter Iris Hazel Lawton in Pinelands State School. Her father was a farmer of Pinelands. Her younger siblings also attended the school in later years.
  • Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Virginia. Harry was a farmer.
  • Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Sutherland, Crow's Nest. Harry was a farmer. Ethel, Iris and Marjorie carried out home duties.
  • Harry Lawton was listed as the next of kin of Kenneth Harry Lawton when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 30 May 1941 in Crow's Nest. He was living in Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his father Harry. His service number was Q103343. He was discharged on 25 Aug 1945 with the rank of Private in the 19th Australian Infantry Battalion.
  • Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Sutherland, Crow's Nest. Harry was a a farmer. Their sons Kenneth, Ronald, Colin and Lennox also farmed at Sutherland.
  • Harry Lawton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at "Sutherland", Crow's Nest. Harry was a a farmer. Their sons Kenneth, Ronald, and Colin also farmed at Sutherland.
  • Harry Lawton died on 12 February 1959 in Queensland at age 83.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter

Iris Hazel Lawton

F, b. 26 November 1913, d. 1979
  • Iris Hazel Lawton was born on 26 November 1913 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter.
  • Iris Hazel Lawton commenced school at Pinelands State School on 29 July 1919. Her father was a farmer of Pinelands. Her younger siblings also attended the school in later years.
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter in 1936 in Sutherland, Crow's Nest. Harry was a farmer. Ethel, Iris and Marjorie carried out home duties.
  • Iris Hazel Lawton died in 1979 in Queensland.

Kenneth Harry Lawton

M, b. 10 August 1918, d. 1983
  • Kenneth Harry Lawton was born on 10 August 1918 in Crow's Nest.
  • He was the son of Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter.
  • Kenneth Harry Lawton commenced school at Pinelands State School on 27 January 1925. His father was a farmer of Pinelands.
  • He enlisted in the Australian Army on 30 May 1941 in Crow's Nest. He was living in Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his father Harry. His service number was Q103343. He was discharged on 25 Aug 1945 with the rank of Private in the 19th Australian Infantry Battalion.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter in 1943 in Sutherland, Crow's Nest. Harry was a a farmer. Their sons Kenneth, Ronald, Colin and Lennox also farmed at Sutherland.
  • Kenneth Harry Lawton appeared on the Electoral Roll with Harry Lawton in 1949 in "Sutherland", Crow's Nest. Harry was a a farmer. Their sons Kenneth, Ronald, and Colin also farmed at Sutherland.
  • Kenneth Harry Lawton died in 1983 in Queensland.

Mary Jane Lawton

F, b. December 1873
  • Mary Jane Lawton's birth was registered in the Polkington, Yorkshire East Riding Registration District in the December 1873 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of William Lawton and Mary Preston.
  • Mary Jane Lawton immigrated on 17 June 1887 to Brisbane with William Lawton and Mary Preston. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)

Neville Ralph Lawton

M, b. 1895
  • Neville Ralph Lawton was born in 1895 in Queensland. He was the son of Samuel Lawton and Martha Jane Fleming.
  • At the age of 26 years, Neville Ralph Lawton married Jemima Shannon, daughter of John Shannon and Elizabeth Ann Maguire, in 1921 in Queensland.

Thomas Harding Lawton

M, b. 1905
  • Thomas Harding Lawton was born in 1905 in Queensland.

Thomas William Lawton

M, b. 1878, d. 13 April 1892
  • Thomas William Lawton was born in 1878 in Yorkshire.
  • He was the son of William Lawton and Mary Preston.
  • Thomas William Lawton immigrated on 17 June 1887 to Brisbane with William Lawton and Mary Preston. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)
  • Thomas William Lawton was buried on 5 April 1892 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • Thomas William Lawton died on 13 April 1892 in Queensland.

William Lawton

M, b. 1844, d. 15 May 1903
  • William Lawton was born in 1844. He was the son of William Lawton and Mary Ann Snowdon.
  • His marriage, at 28 years, to Mary Preston was registered in the December 1872 Quarter in Polkington, Yorkshire East Riding Registration District.
  • William Lawton and Mary Preston immigrated to Brisbane on 17 June 1887. William 43, and Mary 33 left London on 20 Apr 1887 on the Merkara with their children Mary 14, Edith 12 , Henry 13, (born Lincolnshire) Charles 4, Tom 9, Gerturde 6 and Fred an infant (born Stafford.)
  • On 27 March 1888,William Lawton's son, Fred Lawton was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery at age 1.
  • William Lawton witnessed the burial of Thomas William Lawton on 5 April 1892 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • William Lawton and Mary Preston appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. William was a farmer as was their son Harry. Gertrude Lawton also lived at Crow's Nest.
  • William Lawton died on 15 May 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. Mary & William's names were amongst them.
    Memorial Plaque to Wiliam and Mary Lawton - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of William Lawton and Mary Preston

Zena Ethel Lawton

F, b. 18 September 1916, d. 1974
  • Zena Ethel Lawton was born on 18 September 1916.
  • She was the daughter of Harry Lawton and Ethel Jane Gunter.
  • Zena Ethel Lawton commenced school at Pinelands State School in January 1922. Her father was a farmer of Pinelands.
  • Zena Ethel Lawton died in 1974 in Queensland.