John Henry Mattsen

M, b. 10 March 1903, d. 24 February 1974
  • John Henry Mattsen was born on 10 March 1903 in New Zealand. He was the son of Caroline and John Eric MATTSEN.
  • At the age of 28 years and 27 days, John Henry Mattsen married Ena Rosalie Cresswell, daughter of William Frederick Cresswell and Elizabeth Martha Castle, on 6 April 1931 in New Zealand. They had nine children.
  • John Henry Mattsen died on 24 February 1974 in New Zealand at age 70.

Caroline Matzke

F, b. 1837, d. 15 August 1910
  • Caroline Matzke was born in 1837 in Germany.
  • Caroline Matzke married Ferdinand Abel circa 1865 in Germany.
  • Caroline Matzke and Ferdinand Abel immigrated to Queensland on 5 November 1870. Ferdinand 42 and Caroline H 32 travelled on the Humboldt with their children August Albert aged 12, Friedrick Wilhelm 3 and infant Maria Louise.
  • Caroline Matzke and Ferdinand Abel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Cawdor. Ferdinand was a farmer and Caroline carried out home duties. Their son Johann also lived on the farm with his wife Lissie.
  • Between 1908 and 1909 applied for the old age pension.
  • Caroline Matzke died on 15 August 1910 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. She is buried with her husband Ferdinand.

Children of Caroline Matzke and Ferdinand Abel

John Booker Maudesley

M, b. circa 1870

Children of John Booker Maudesley and Elizabeth Tilbrook Wright

John Booker Maudsley

M, b. 21 May 1893, d. 20 January 1965

Leonard Richard Maudsley

M, b. 23 July 1895, d. 12 March 1974

Georgina Faye Maule

F, b. 14 May 1927, d. 24 November 2002

Isabella Louisa Maule

F, b. 1892

Lily Gertrude Maule

F, b. 1895

Sydney Frederick Maule

M, b. 1854, d. 1920
  • Sydney Frederick Maule was born in 1854.
  • At the age of 38 years, Sydney Frederick Maule married Winifred Higgins Eyles, daughter of Charles Eyles and Selina Higgins, in 1892 in New Zealand. She married under the name of Winifred Higgins.
  • Sydney Frederick Maule died in 1920 in New Zealand.

Children of Sydney Frederick Maule and Winifred Higgins Eyles

George Maurer

M, b. circa 1895

Anastasia Maves

F, b. circa 1813
  • Anastasia Maves was born circa 1813.
  • Anastasia Maves married Carl Raatz circa 1840.

Children of Anastasia Maves and Carl Raatz

Arnold Leslie Maxwell

M, b. 1906, d. 1979

Margaret Maxwell

F, b. 1820, d. 1911

This photo was discovered behind a framed portrait of Henry Crawford and may be a photo of his parents William and Margaret Crawford of Derryneeve.

Children of Margaret Maxwell and William Crawford

Margaret Jemima Maxwell

F, b. 4 June 1877, d. 4 April 1945
  • Margaret Jemima Maxwell was born on 4 June 1877 in New South Wales. She was the daughter of William James MAXWELL and Mary Ann GRAHAM.
  • At the age of 36 years, 9 months and 14 days, Margaret Jemima Maxwell married James Wilson, son of William Wilson and Elizabeth (Eliza) Crawford, on 18 March 1914 in New South Wales. They had three children.
  • Margaret Jemima Maxwell died on 4 April 1945 in New South Wales at age 67.
  • She was buried in Alstonville Cemetery.

Child of Margaret Jemima Maxwell and James Wilson

Mary Maxwell

F, b. 1799, d. 23 November 1869
  • Mary Maxwell was born in 1799. She was the daugher of James Maxwell and Margery Couch.
  • Mary Maxwell married William Farquharson circa 1830.
  • On 16 November 1869,her husband, William Farquharson died in Drayton, Queensland.
  • Mary Maxwell died on 23 November 1869 in Drayton, Queensland. She died a week after her husband - The Darling Downs Gazette reported her death "I regret to have to record the death of Mrs. Farquharson, wife of Mr. William Farquharson, whose demise took place on Tuesday last, just one week after that of her husband. Her remains were followed to the grave by a number of her friends, for she was indeed much respected."
  • She was buried on 24 November 1869 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RCOLD1-029-0012.

Children of Mary Maxwell and William Farquharson

Ronald James Maxwell

M, b. 1904, d. 1974

Samuel Maxwell

M, b. circa 1872, d. 1935

Children of Samuel Maxwell and Catherine (Ellen) Johnston

Samuel Ernest Maxwell

M, b. 1903, d. 1972
  • Samuel Ernest Maxwell was born in 1903 in New South Wales.
  • He was the son of Samuel Maxwell and Catherine (Ellen) Johnston.
  • At the age of 23 years, Samuel Ernest Maxwell married Phyllis L Clout in 1926 in New South Wales.
  • Samuel Ernest Maxwell died in 1972 in New South Wales.

William Maxwell

M, b. circa 1810

Edward Leonard May

M, b. September 1886, d. 1920
  • Edward Leonard May's birth was registered in the Cornwall, an unknown place Registration District in the September 1886 Quarter.
  • He was the son of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Edward Leonard May was living in the household of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern in Penzance. Richard senior is shown as the 43 year old head of the household, born Launceston, a cab proprioter living with his wife Priscilla 47 born Paul, and children Richard 22 a boot shop assistant, Valentine 21 a hairdresser, Priscilla J 18 a hairdresser, Florence K 17 a shop assistant, Annie 13 a scholar, Thomas M 9 a scholar, Edward L 4. All the children were born in Penzance. Thomas Maddern, father in law, a retired railway agent aged 74 was also living with the family.
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Edward Leonard May was living in the household of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern in Cornwall. shown as a 53 year old cab driver, born Launceston, Cornwall. Priscilla is shown as a 55 year old born Paul Cornwall. Their three children Richard jnr, age 31, a groom; Annie aged 22 and Leonard aged 13 (all born Penzance) were living with them.
  • At the time of the 1911 census Edward Leonard May was living in the household of Priscilla Maddern and Richard May in Penzance. Richard is shown as a 65 year old boarding house keeper born Launceston, living with his 66 year old wife Priscilla born Paul. Their widowed daughter Jane Wyatt, 36, born Penzance, is shown as working in the business, and their son Leonard, aged 22 born Penzance is shown as a hairdresser. Living with them is Jane's son Richard Hobart Wyatt, 14, born Penzance and working as a grocer's apprentice. Also on the premises are Robert Dudly Innis Acland, 38, a border with private means born Tenly South Wales; Laura Matilda Wiskett, a 31 year old widow, a travelling ladies attendant for the Great Western Railway, born Hammersmith London; and Richard Thomas Hortop, 44, married, a contractor for Public Works, born Plymouth Devon.
  • Edward Leonard May died in 1920 in California.

Ellen (Nellie) May

F, b. 18 May 1918, d. 25 April 1920
  • Ellen (Nellie) May was born on 18 May 1918.
  • She was the daughter of James May and Cassandra Bradshaw.
  • Ellen (Nellie) May died on 25 April 1920 in Queensland at age 1.
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00B-0020.

Florence Catherine May

F, b. 19 August 1873, d. October 1973
  • Florence Catherine May was born on 19 August 1873 in Penzance, Cornwall, England.
  • She was the daughter of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern.
  • Florence Catherine May was baptized on 5 September 1873 in Cornwall.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Florence Catherine May was living in the household of Thomas Maddern in Penzance. Thomas Maddern is shown as a 63 year old widow, an agent for the Midland Railway (Carrier) born Newlyn, living with his son -in-law Richard May a 36 year old cab proprietor born Launceston and daughter Priscilla May, 37 born Newlyn. The May children are also living on the premises:- Richard Thomas May 12, a scholar; John Valentine May 11, a scholar; Jane Pricilla May 9; Florence Catherine May 7; Mary Ann May 3; Thomas Maddern May aged 1 month. All the children were born in Penzance.

         
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Florence Catherine May was living in the household of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern in Penzance. Richard senior is shown as the 43 year old head of the household, born Launceston, a cab proprioter living with his wife Priscilla 47 born Paul, and children Richard 22 a boot shop assistant, Valentine 21 a hairdresser, Priscilla J 18 a hairdresser, Florence K 17 a shop assistant, Annie 13 a scholar, Thomas M 9 a scholar, Edward L 4. All the children were born in Penzance. Thomas Maddern, father in law, a retired railway agent aged 74 was also living with the family.
  • At the age of 24 years and 9 months, Florence Catherine May married William Bernard Moreton in June 1898 in Penzance.
  • On 3 November 1899,Florence Catherine May's daughter, May Celeste Moreton was baptised in Cornwall. At the time of her baptism her parents were living at 72 The Triangle, Oldfield Park, Bath. Her father was a telegraphist with the GWR (Great Western Railway.)
  • Florence Catherine May and William Bernard Moreton appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911 in Glamorganshire, Wales. William was a 37 year old telegraph clerk, working for the railway, born Woverhampton. He was living with his wife Florence, 37 born Penzance, and daughters May, 12 born Penzance, and Hilda 9 born Bath, Somerset.
  • Florence Catherine May died in October 1973 in Monmouthshire at age 100.

Children of Florence Catherine May and William Bernard Moreton

Grace May

F, b. 2 July 1875, d. June 1879
  • Grace May was baptized on 2 July 1875 in Cornwall.
  • She was the daughter of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern.
  • Her death was recorded with the Penzance, Cornwall Registration District in the June 1879 Quarter.

Hessie May

F, b. 1886, d. 1887
  • Hessie May was born in 1886 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James May and Mary Jane French.
  • Hessie May died in 1887 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00A-0018.

James May

M, b. 1845, d. 2 March 1937
  • James May was born in 1845.
  • James May married Mary Jane French circa 1870.
  • James May and Mary Jane French immigrated on 20 December 1885. James 38, a labourer and Mary J 35, travelled on the Roma departing Glasgow on 25 Oct 1885. They travelled with their children Mary A, aged 14 - a domestic servant born Durham; James 11, Jane 5, Thomas 3 and infant Martha who died on the voyage. The place of birth for all bar 14 year old Mary A was listed as Midd.
  • In 1901 James' name appeared on the Crow's Nest Post Office register. He lived at Taylor's Siding(between Hampton and Geham). He was a farmer.
  • James May and Mary Jane French appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. James was a farmer. Their son James was also farming at Douglas. Their daughter Jane also lived at Douglas, most likely with her parents.
  • On 28 December 1932,his wife, Mary Jane French died in Queensland.
  • James May died on 2 March 1937 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 3 March 1937 in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00A-0019.

Children of James May and Mary Jane French

James May

M, b. 24 May 1874, d. 24 July 1934
  • James May was born on 24 May 1874 in Scotland.
  • He was the son of James May and Mary Jane French.
  • James May immigrated on 20 December 1885 with James May and Mary Jane French. James 38, a labourer and Mary J 35, travelled on the Roma departing Glasgow on 25 Oct 1885. They travelled with their children Mary A, aged 14 - a domestic servant born Durham; James 11, Jane 5, Thomas 3 and infant Martha who died on the voyage. The place of birth for all bar 14 year old Mary A was listed as Midd.
  • James May appeared on the Electoral Roll with Mary Jane French and James May in 1903 in Douglas. James was a farmer. Their son James was also farming at Douglas. Their daughter Jane also lived at Douglas, most likely with her parents.
  • At the age of 31 years, James May married Cassandra Bradshaw, daughter of William Heath Bradshaw and Eleanor (Ellen) Plant, in 1906 in Queensland.
  • On 25 April 1920,James May's father, Ellen (Nellie) May died in Queensland at age 1.
  • James May and Cassandra Bradshaw appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Grapetree. James was a farmer.
  • James May died on 24 July 1934 in Queensland at age 60.
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00D-0020.

Children of James May and Cassandra Bradshaw

Jane May

F, b. circa 1663

Children of Jane May and Nicholas Chase

Jane May

F, b. 25 October 1880, d. 1917
  • Jane May was born on 25 October 1880 in Ballynease, Northern Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of James May and Mary Jane French.
  • Jane May immigrated on 20 December 1885 with James May and Mary Jane French. James 38, a labourer and Mary J 35, travelled on the Roma departing Glasgow on 25 Oct 1885. They travelled with their children Mary A, aged 14 - a domestic servant born Durham; James 11, Jane 5, Thomas 3 and infant Martha who died on the voyage. The place of birth for all bar 14 year old Mary A was listed as Midd.
  • Jane May appeared on the Electoral Roll with Mary Jane French and James May in 1903 in Douglas. James was a farmer. Their son James was also farming at Douglas. Their daughter Jane also lived at Douglas, most likely with her parents.
  • At the age of 23 years, Jane May married William Case, son of William Joseph Case and Mary Davies, in 1904 in Queensland.
  • Jane May died in 1917 in Queensland.

Children of Jane May and William Case

Jeanie May

F, b. 1915, d. 17 October 1968
  • Jeanie May was born in 1915.
  • She was the daughter of James May and Cassandra Bradshaw.
  • Jeanie May died on 17 October 1968 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00D-0022.

John (Jack) Valentine May

M, b. 14 February 1870, d. 30 October 1955
  • John (Jack) Valentine May was born on 14 February 1870 in Penzance, England.
  • He was the son of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern.
  • John (Jack) Valentine May was baptized on 14 March 1870 in Madron, Cornwall.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census John (Jack) Valentine May was living in the household of Priscilla Maddern and Richard May in Cornwall. Richard was shown as a 25 year old cab master, born Launceston, living with his wife Pricilla 27, born Newlyn and their two children Richard S (T), aged 2 born Penzance and John Valentine, 1, born Penzance.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census John (Jack) Valentine May was living in the household of Thomas Maddern in Penzance. Thomas Maddern is shown as a 63 year old widow, an agent for the Midland Railway (Carrier) born Newlyn, living with his son -in-law Richard May a 36 year old cab proprietor born Launceston and daughter Priscilla May, 37 born Newlyn. The May children are also living on the premises:- Richard Thomas May 12, a scholar; John Valentine May 11, a scholar; Jane Pricilla May 9; Florence Catherine May 7; Mary Ann May 3; Thomas Maddern May aged 1 month. All the children were born in Penzance.

         
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census John (Jack) Valentine May was living in the household of Richard May and Priscilla Maddern in Penzance. Richard senior is shown as the 43 year old head of the household, born Launceston, a cab proprioter living with his wife Priscilla 47 born Paul, and children Richard 22 a boot shop assistant, Valentine 21 a hairdresser, Priscilla J 18 a hairdresser, Florence K 17 a shop assistant, Annie 13 a scholar, Thomas M 9 a scholar, Edward L 4. All the children were born in Penzance. Thomas Maddern, father in law, a retired railway agent aged 74 was also living with the family.
  • There is a birth and death of a John Valentine May in Dec 1904, Poplar Registration district, possibly a son.
  • At the age of 33 years, John (Jack) Valentine May married Effie May Davis in 1904 in United States of America.
  • On 18 May 1954,his wife, Effie May Davis died in California at age 79.
  • John (Jack) Valentine May died on 30 October 1955 in California at age 85.
  • He was buried in California. Lot 6, Plot 5, Section 3.