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.

Ellen Boothby Lay

F, b. 1900, d. 1959
  • Ellen Boothby Lay was born in 1900 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Lay and Mary Hampson.
  • Ellen Boothby Lay died in 1959 in Queensland.

Ivy Jane Lay

F, b. 1902, d. 2 September 1959
  • Ivy Jane Lay was born in 1902 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Lay and Mary Hampson.
  • At the age of 29 years, Ivy Jane Lay married Albert George King, son of William King and Ann Sherwood, in 1931 in Queensland.
  • Ivy Jane Lay and Albert George King appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1934 living at Goombungee. Albert was a farmer and Ivy carried out home duties.
  • On 6 October 1939,her husband, Albert George King died in Queensland.
  • Ivy Jane Lay died on 2 September 1959 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 7 September 1959 in Goombungee Cemetery.

John Lay

M, b. 1860, d. 13 June 1940
  • John Lay was born in 1860. He was the son of Thomas Lay and Ellen Gray.
  • At the age of 39 years, John Lay married Mary Hampson in 1899 in Queensland.
  • John Lay and Mary Hampson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. John was a farmer.
  • On 25 January 1935,his wife, Mary Hampson died in Queensland.
  • John Lay died on 13 June 1940 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 14 June 1940 in Goombungee Cemetery. CE1-00L-0006.

Children of John Lay and Mary Hampson

William Roy Lay

M, b. 1907

Isaac Le Boulanger

M, b. circa 1640

Children of Isaac Le Boulanger and Judith Cossart

Jacques Le Boulanger

M, b. 1672

Judith Le Boulanger

F, b. 1681

Madeleine Le Boulanger

F, b. 1684

Pierre Le Boulanger

M, b. 1676

Suzanne Le Boulanger

F, b. 1674

Alexis Le Conte

M, b. 1590, d. 4 June 1650
  • Alexis Le Conte was born in 1590. He was the son of son of Alexis LE CONTE and Suzanne LE SUEUR.
  • At the age of 46 years, Alexis Le Conte married Judith Cossart, daughter of Jacques Cossart and Marguerite Toustain, on 16 July 1636 in Parish of St. Maclou, Rouen. Alexis was a widower.
  • Alexis Le Conte died on 4 June 1650.

Children of Alexis Le Conte and Judith Cossart

Alexis Le Conte

M, b. 1638, d. 1688

Daniel Le Conte

M, b. 21 January 1645, d. after 1665

Jean Le Conte

M, b. 21 June 1637, d. 5 September 1637
  • Jean Le Conte was born on 21 June 1637. He was a twin to Judith.
  • He was the son of Alexis Le Conte and Judith Cossart.
  • Jean Le Conte died on 5 September 1637.

Judith Le Conte

F, b. 5 September 1637, d. before 1642
  • Judith Le Conte was born on 5 September 1637. She was a twin to Jean.
  • She was the daughter of Alexis Le Conte and Judith Cossart.
  • Judith Le Conte died before 1642.

Judith Le Conte

F, b. 21 April 1642, d. 8 September 1643
  • Judith Le Conte was born on 21 April 1642.
  • She was the daughter of Alexis Le Conte and Judith Cossart.
  • Judith Le Conte died on 8 September 1643 at age 1.