Clara Catherina Mengel

F, b. circa 1895, d. 23 October 1974
  • Clara Catherina Mengel was born circa 1895. She was the daughter of Heinrick Mengel and Mary Oestrich.
  • Clara Catherina Mengel married Albert Lange, son of Wiegland Lange and Catherina Garthe, circa 1915.
  • Clara Catherina Mengel died on 23 October 1974 in Queensland.

Child of Clara Catherina Mengel and Albert Lange

Conrad Mengel

M, b. 14 January 1875, d. 7 July 1961
  • Conrad Mengel was born on 14 January 1875 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Johanns Mengel and Anna Katherina Scherer.
  • At the age of 24 years, 7 months and 21 days, Conrad Mengel married Anna Catherina Riehl on 4 September 1899 in Queensland.
  • Conrad Mengel and Anna Catherina Riehl appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Bergen. Conrad was a farmer.
  • On 15 December 1903,Conrad Mengel's son, John Frederick Mengel was buried in Douglas Cemetery.
  • Conrad Mengel witnessed the application for Naturalisation of Wilhelmine Pauline Denzin in 1922; Wilhelmine applied for Naturalisation. Her application did not proceed as Gustav had been naturalised in 1872. She was automatically deemed naturalised by virtue of his naturalisation.
  • Conrad Mengel and Anna Catherina Riehl appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. Conrad was a farmer.
  • In 1931,his wife, Anna Catherina Riehl died in Queensland.
  • Conrad Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. No occupation was given.
  • Conrad Mengel died on 7 July 1961 in Queensland at age 86.
  • He was buried on 8 July 1961 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery.

Children of Conrad Mengel and Anna Catherina Riehl

Conrad Mengel

M, b. 3 February 1820, d. 30 December 1894
  • Conrad Mengel was born on 3 February 1820 in Germany.
  • At the age of 22 years, 4 months and 6 days, Conrad Mengel married Anna Elizabeth Berghofer on 9 June 1842 in Germany.
  • Conrad Mengel died on 30 December 1894 in Queensland at age 74.

Children of Conrad Mengel and Anna Elizabeth Berghofer

Conrad Mengel

M, b. 17 April 1801, d. 29 April 1859
  • Conrad Mengel was born on 17 April 1801 in Germany.
  • At the age of 33 years, 7 months and 14 days, Conrad Mengel married Catherina Schneider on 1 December 1834 in Germany.
  • Conrad Mengel died on 29 April 1859 in Germany at age 58.

Children of Conrad Mengel and Catherina Schneider

Conrad Mengel

M, b. 11 March 1840, d. 20 November 1908
  • Conrad Mengel was born on 11 March 1840 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Conrad Mengel and Catherina Schneider.
  • Conrad Mengel died on 20 November 1908 in Queensland at age 68.

Conrad Eric Bernard Mengel

M, b. 1907, d. 9 October 1978

Edwin Herbert Mengel

M, b. 1 March 1930, d. 6 August 2011
  • Edwin Herbert Mengel was born on 1 March 1930.
  • He was the son of Herbert Mengel and Alvine Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  • Edwin Herbert Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at Groomsville. He was a farm labourer.
  • Edwin Herbert Mengel died on 6 August 2011 at age 81.
  • He was buried on 12 August 2011 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PLAW10-002-0026.

Elizabeth Mengel

F, b. 26 January 1846, d. 9 January 1902
  • Elizabeth Mengel was born on 26 January 1846 in Germany. She was the daughter of Conrad MENGEL and Anna Elizabeth BERGHOFFER.
  • She was the daughter of Conrad Mengel and Anna Elizabeth Berghofer.
  • At the age of 18 years, 2 months and 9 days, Elizabeth Mengel married George Wecker, son of Michael Wecker and Catherine Heinrich, on 4 April 1864 in Queensland.
  • On 6 August 1876,Elizabeth Mengel's daughter, Margaretha Catherina Wecker was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • On 23 March 1892,Elizabeth Mengel's daughter, Clara Maria Magdalina Wecker was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • Elizabeth Mengel died on 9 January 1902 in Queensland at age 55.
  • She was buried on 10 January 1902 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Elizabeth Mengel and George Wecker

Elsa Dorothea Mengel

F, b. circa 1900

Esther Constance Mengel

F, b. 28 October 1918, d. 9 September 1996
  • Esther Constance Mengel was born on 28 October 1918.
  • At the age of 21 years, Esther Constance Mengel married Leonard Edser, son of Joseph Edser and Augusta Pauline Briese, on 28 October 1939 in Queensland.
  • Esther Constance Mengel and Leonard Edser appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. He was a labourer.
  • Esther Constance Mengel was listed as the next of kin of Leonard Edser when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 30 March 1943 in Brisbane. He gave his next of kin as his wife Esther, and was living at Crow's Nest at the time he enlisted. He was discharged on 12 Dec 1944 with the rank of Lance Corporal in the 1 AIRD.
  • On 31 July 1977,her husband, Leonard Edser died in Queensland at age 63.
  • Esther Constance Mengel died on 9 September 1996 at age 77.
  • She was buried on 11 September 1996 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Heinrich Mengel

M, b. 6 October 1838, d. 7 February 1915
  • Heinrich Mengel was born on 6 October 1838 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Conrad Mengel and Catherina Schneider.
  • At the age of 27 years, 5 months and 14 days, Heinrich Mengel married Katherine Goebel on 20 March 1866 in Toowoomba.
  • Heinrich Mengel died on 7 February 1915 in Queensland at age 76.

Herbert Mengel

M, b. 1905, d. 7 May 1979

Children of Herbert Mengel and Alvine Wilhelmine Hartwig

Herman Justus Gotfried Mengel

M, b. April 1883, d. 1955

Children of Herman Justus Gotfried Mengel and Pauline Wilhelmine Wrembeck

Johanns Mengel

M, b. 8 June 1851, d. 16 October 1927

Child of Johanns Mengel and Johanna Christina Heinrich

Johanns Mengel

M, b. 28 November 1834, d. 5 April 1881
  • Johanns Mengel was born on 28 November 1834 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Conrad Mengel and Catherina Schneider.
  • At the age of 29 years, 1 month and 8 days, Johanns Mengel married Anna Katherina Scherer on 5 January 1864 in Germany.
  • Johanns Mengel died on 5 April 1881 in Peak Crossing, Queensland, at age 46.
  • He was buried on 17 April 1881 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Johanns Mengel and Anna Katherina Scherer

John Frederick Mengel

M, b. 1903, d. 1903
  • John Frederick Mengel died in 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was born in 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Conrad Mengel and Anna Catherina Riehl.
  • John Frederick Mengel was buried on 15 December 1903 in Douglas Cemetery.

John Frederick Mengel

M, b. 1906, d. 4 October 1989
  • John Frederick Mengel was born in 1906 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Conrad Mengel and Anna Catherina Riehl.
  • John Frederick Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1968 living at Douglas. He was a farmer.
  • John Frederick Mengel died on 4 October 1989.
  • He was buried on 6 October 1989 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Joseph August Mengel

M, b. 1894, d. 14 August 1962
  • Joseph August Mengel was born in 1894 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johanns Mengel and Johanna Christina Heinrich.
  • Joseph August Mengel died on 14 August 1962 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 15 August 1962 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Jost Mengel

M, b. 10 August 1843, d. 9 October 1918
  • Jost Mengel was born on 10 August 1843 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Conrad Mengel and Anna Elizabeth Berghofer.
  • At the age of 31 years, Jost Mengel married Wilhelmina Kanowski, daughter of Johann Kanowski and Anna Beiber, in 1875 in Queensland.
  • Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Glencoe. Wilhelmina carried out domestic duties and Justice was a farmer. Her parents and brothers also farmed at Glencoe.
  • Jost Mengel died on 9 October 1918 in Queensland at age 75.
  • He was buried on 11 October 1918 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski

Margaret Louisa Mengel

F, b. 15 February 1880, d. 9 July 1964
  • Margaret Louisa Mengel was born on 15 February 1880.
  • She was the daughter of Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski.
  • Margaret Louisa Mengel died on 9 July 1964 in Queensland at age 84.

Margarethe Mengel

F, b. 3 November 1854, d. 2 May 1922
  • Margarethe Mengel was born on 3 November 1854 in Germany.
  • She was the daughter of Conrad Mengel and Anna Elizabeth Berghofer.
  • At the age of 21 years, 7 months and 28 days, Margarethe Mengel married Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum on 1 July 1876 in Queensland. Herbert was the fourth son of Captain Henry Hamilton Shum of St John's Wood, London, England. They settled in the Palm Tree area of Perseverance. Several of his sons worked at Munro's mill.
  • On 1 November 1880 A public meeting was held at Herbert's residence concerning the erection of a school - probosed to Glenvale State School - at Spring Creek, Drayton. Herbert is mentioned as being "late of Mr Wonderley's" suggesting he previously worked for him [Joseph Wonderley was a chemist who had arrived in Toowoomba in 1862]. He was elected secretary.
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a sawyer at the Perseverance Sawmill. Their sons Henry and Aflred were also sawyers at the mill.
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a swayer. Their sons Ernest George (a blacksmith); Alfred Reuben (a sawyer); Sydney (a sawyer) ; daughter Ada and daughter in law May also lived at Perseverance.
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer. Their son Alfred was a sawyer and son Sydney a labourer. Daughter Minnie carried out home duties.
  • Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Perseverance. Herbert was a farmer.
  • Margarethe Mengel died on 2 May 1922 in Perseverance, Queensland, at age 67. The Brisbane Courier reported:- "The death is announced of Mrs. Margaret Shum, a prominent and much respected resident of Perseverance, at the age of 67 years."
  • She was buried on 5 May 1922 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00G-0021.

Children of Margarethe Mengel and Herbert Augustus Thomas Shum

Martha Margaretha Mengel

F, b. 13 November 1877, d. 26 January 1961
  • Martha Margaretha Mengel was born on 13 November 1877 in Aubigny.
  • She was the daughter of Jost Mengel and Wilhelmina Kanowski.
  • At the age of 22 years, Martha Margaretha Mengel married Samuel Kerlin in 1900 in Queensland.
  • Martha Margaretha Mengel died on 26 January 1961 at age 83.

Mary Freda Mengel

F, b. 1914, d. 8 December 2004

Reginald Frederick Mengel

M, b. 1912

Russell Jacob Mengel

M, b. 7 August 1936, d. 5 August 2013
  • Russell Jacob Mengel was born on 7 August 1936.
  • He was the son of Herbert Mengel and Alvine Wilhelmine Hartwig.
  • Russell Jacob Mengel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at Groomsville. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1980 living at Virginia. Russell was a farmer and Lorraine carried out home duties.
  • Russell Jacob Mengel died on 5 August 2013 at age 76.
  • He was buried on 12 August 2013 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Wilhelm Mengel

M, b. 9 August 1909, d. 19 July 2004

Wilhelm Mengel

M, b. 17 June 1868, d. 23 June 1950

Henriette Gertrude Mennig

F, b. circa 1835, d. before 1875
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig was born circa 1835 in East Prussia.
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig married Carl Gustav (Gustav) Gossow on 26 December 1860 in Germany.
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig and Carl Gustav (Gustav) Gossow immigrated in 1865. Gustav (a brick layer/mason) aged 32 and Henriette 27 travelled on the La Rochelle with their family to Moreton Bay. They were from Schmilowo, Preussen. A daughter Mathilde was born on the voyage.
  • Henriette Gertrude Mennig died before 1875.

Children of Henriette Gertrude Mennig and Carl Gustav (Gustav) Gossow

Maria Menz

F, b. 26 May 1808, d. 2 October 1875
  • Maria Menz was born on 26 May 1808 in Germany. She was the daugther of Ferdinand Menz and Mary.
  • At the age of 22 years, 11 months and 28 days, Maria Menz married Johan (Martin) Klein on 24 May 1831 in Kurhessen, Gremany.
  • Maria Menz and Johan (Martin) Klein immigrated to Sydney in 1853. John Martin 48, Maria 44 and their sons Christian 19 and John George 14 travelled on the Johan Caesar.
  • Maria Menz died on 2 October 1875 in Irishtown (Harlaxton), Queensland, at age 67.

Children of Maria Menz and Johan (Martin) Klein

Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel

F, b. 9 October 1836, d. 6 March 1932
  • Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel was born on 9 October 1836 in Holstein, Germany. She was the daughter of Johann Gottfried Menzel and Anna Johanna Maria Thomas.
  • At the age of 28 years, 9 months and 21 days, Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel married Johann Matthias (John) Reimers on 30 July 1865 in Schleawig-Holstein, Germany.
  • Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel and Johann Matthias (John) Reimers immigrated on 24 December 1865. Johann and Anna immigrated from Holstein, then part of Denmark. They arrived on the La Rochelle. The family lived in a number of places (Ipswich, Toowoomba, Stanthorpe, Toowoomba) before settling on a farm of 80 acres at Shirley where they grew oranges and grapes to make wine.
  • On 29 September 1919,her husband, Johann Matthias (John) Reimers died in Shirley, Queensland, at age 83. He died from Senitity, nephritis and cardiac failure.
  • Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Shirley. She carried out home duties and lived with her son William and his wife Maria (Mary.)
  • Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel died on 6 March 1932 in Shirley, Queensland, at age 95. She suffered from senility and cardiac failure.
  • She was buried on 7 March 1932 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00F-0019.
  • On 12 April 1932 Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel's obituary appeared in Toowoomba Chronicle and Darling Downs Gazette. It read:- MRS. J. M. REiMERS. CAWDOR, Thursday.- There passed away on March 6 one of the oldest residents of the district, in the person of Mrs. J. M. Reimers, at the age of 95. She well and truly could be classed as one of those worthy pioneers who helped to
    blaze the track f or others. Of a kindly disposition, straight-forward, and reliable, she won the sincere regard of a wide circle of friends. She was born in Holstein (Germany), and with her husband came to Queensland in 1865. Their first two years were spent in Stanthorpe. They came back to Toowoomba f or a few years and eventually settled down in what was then known as the Highfields scrub (now called Shirley) where over 50 years ago Mr. Reimers laid the foundation of the
    now famous citrus orchard and vineyard. Mr. Reimers died 13 years ago. Mrs. Reimers leaves three sons and three daughters: Messrs. J.M. Reimers (Toowoomba), Charles G. (Haden), and W. H. (Shirley). The daughters are, Mrs. F. Abel
    (Toowoomba), Mrs. J. Peters (Gowrie Little Plain) and Mrs. B. Gowlett (Haden). There are also 50 grand children and 52 great grand children. The remains were interred at the Cabarlah cemetery, the Rev. A. Reuther officiating at ths
    graveside. The following sent wreaths: Mr. and Mrs. W. Reimers and f amily, Mr. J. Reimers, Mr. and Mrs. W. Riemers (junior), Mr. c. Reimers and family, Mr. and Mrs. F. Abel and f amily, Mr. and Mrs. J. Peters and f amily, Mr. and Mrs. B.Gowlett, Beryl and Huldah, Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Hartwig, Alf and Ruby Sperling, Mr. and Mrs. A. Reuther, Mr. and Mrs. E.
    Teschner and f amily, Mr. and Mrs. G. Woodward and family, Mr. E. Easterby, Mr. and Mrs. M. Volf and George, Mr. and
    Mrs. F. Konz, Mr. and Mrs. B. Wilkes and f amily, Mr. and Mrs. E. Schmocker and family, Mr. and Mrs. F. Ramke and
    family, Mr. ana Mrs. F. Utschink and family. Messages of sympathy: Mr. and Mrs. Hausler and family, Mrs. J. S. Walker
    and family, Mr. and Mrs. A. Dunemann and family, Mr. and Mrs. H. Prosser, Mr. A. Hodges, Mr. F. Garrett, Mr. and Mrs.
    Soper, Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Reimers, Mr. and Mrs. L. Kuhl, Mr. and Mrs. T. Campbell, Mrs. Woods and family, Mr. and
    Mrs. Scaroni and Gena (Brisbane), Mr. and Mrs. Easterby and Dora, Mr. and Mrs. Crokam, Mr. and Mrs. W. Davies
    (Ipswich), Mr. and Mrs. N. Genrich, Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Brewer (Rosewood), Mr. and Mrs. H. Franke and Essie Herman. Ernie and Maud, Mrs. Morgenstern and Dorrie, Sylvia Spies (Maryborough). Mr. and Mrs. L. Spies and family
    (Maryborough), Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Steinberg and f amily, '.Annie Scaroni (Eumbra), Mr. and Mrs. V. Wuersching, Mr. and
    Mrs. L. Wuersching, Mr. and Mrs. A. Gersekowski and family, Mr. and Mrs. A. Spies and family, Mr. and Mrs. Alf Genrich, Mr. and Mrs. A. Genrich, Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Franke and family, Mr. and Mrs. T. Franke, Mr. and Mrs. E. Ward, Mr. and Mrs. T. Frawley and family, Mr. and Mrs. P. Hayden and f amily, Mrs. Hayden and family, Mrs. Rix and Mrs. J.
    Reynolds and others.

Children of Anna Nikolina Christina Menzel and Johann Matthias (John) Reimers