Jacob Mesken

M, b. 1 June 1850, d. 10 April 1919

Jacob Mesken and Augusta Blanck with their three eldest children August (at back), Emilie (Mille) and Carl (front). Taken about 1895. Photo thanks to Noeleen
  • Jacob Mesken was born on 1 June 1850 in Netherlands. He was the son of Wilhelm Mesken and Mary Fransen.
  • At the age of 35 years, Jacob Mesken married Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck, daughter of Carl August Ludwig Blanck and Ernestine Scharlan, in 1886 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 Jacob was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Jacob Mesken and Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. Jacob was a farmer.
  • Jacob Mesken died on 10 April 1919 in Queensland at age 68.
  • He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Children of Jacob Mesken and Augusta Alberta Fredricka Blanck

Jacob Mesken

M, b. 27 June 1894, d. 20 May 1985

Jacob William Mesken

M, b. 1888, d. 1889

Martha Auguste Mesken

F, b. 16 May 1902, d. 28 January 1975

Mary Mesken

F, b. 1906

William Charles Mesken

M, b. 1910

Esther du Mesnil

F, b. circa 1615

Children of Esther du Mesnil and Estienne Cossart Third

Isabell Meston

F, b. circa 1840, d. 1905
  • Isabell Meston was born circa 1840. She was the daughter of James Meston and Isabella.
  • Isabell Meston married William Dickie circa 1860.
  • In 1889,her husband, William Dickie died in Queensland.
  • Isabell Meston appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Ravensbourne. She carried out domestic duties.
  • Isabell Meston died in 1905 in Queensland.

Children of Isabell Meston and William Dickie

Ada Alice Metcalf

F, b. 1 July 1855
  • Ada Alice Metcalf was born on 1 July 1855 in Tasmania.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • At the age of 22 years, Ada Alice Metcalf married Robert Wicombe in 1878 in Tasmania.

Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf

F, b. 20 August 1888, d. 25 March 1963
  • Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf was born on 20 August 1888 in Tasmania.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Joseph John Metcalf and Caroline Selina Watts.
  • At the age of 19 years, 7 months and 26 days, Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf married Samuel Duffield on 15 April 1908 in Tasmania.
  • Annie Rebecca Maria Metcalf died on 25 March 1963 at age 74.

Charles Foord Metcalf

M, b. 1823
  • Charles Foord Metcalf was born in 1823 in Tasmania. He was the son of Maria.
  • At the age of 32 years, Charles Foord Metcalf married Ann Thorn in 1855 in Tasmania.

Children of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn

Charles James Lucas Metcalf

M, b. 30 October 1856, d. 1914
  • Charles James Lucas Metcalf was born on 30 October 1856 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • Charles James Lucas Metcalf died in 1914 in Victoria.

Edgar George Metcalf

M, b. 7 June 1907, d. 28 June 1985

Edward Joseph John Metcalf

M, b. 1861, d. 1945

Children of Edward Joseph John Metcalf and Caroline Selina Watts

Edward Joseph Kent Metcalf

M, b. 19 September 1886, d. 7 July 1968

Ernest Victor Metcalf

M, b. 3 September 1864

Ethel Gertrude Metcalf

F, b. 1898

Frederick William Metcalf

M, b. 23 September 1860, d. 12 November 1892
  • Frederick William Metcalf was born on 23 September 1860 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • At the age of 25 years, 3 months and 21 days, Frederick William Metcalf married Emma Watts, daughter of William Kent Watts and Maria Burgess, on 13 January 1886 in Tasmania.
  • On 3 April 1890,his wife, Emma Watts died in Tasmania at age 28.
  • Frederick William Metcalf died on 12 November 1892 in Tasmania at age 32.

George Randolf Metcalf

M, b. 30 September 1868, d. 25 February 1869
  • George Randolf Metcalf was born on 30 September 1868 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.
  • George Randolf Metcalf died on 25 February 1869 in Tasmania.

Laurence Bernard Metcalf

M, b. 30 March 1904, d. 10 April 1986

Leslie John Metcalf

M, b. 25 May 1894, d. 7 June 1917
  • Leslie John Metcalf was born on 25 May 1894 in Tasmania.
  • He was the son of Edward Joseph John Metcalf and Caroline Selina Watts.
  • Leslie John Metcalf enlisted in the Military on 15 May 1916 in Tasmania. His service number was 1911 and he joined the 2/40 Batallion. He was a 21 year old farmer and his next of kin was his father Edward METCALF of Burnie. Les was 5'51/2" tall, 9 stone, with fair complexion, brown eyes and brown hair.
    He served in France and was wounded in action on 30 April 1917. He recovered and rejoined his unit.
  • Leslie John Metcalf killed in action on 7 June 1917 in France at age 23.
  • He was buried in Ypres Memorial Cemetery.

Mabel Metcalf

F, b. 1891
  • Mabel Metcalf was born in 1891 in Tasmania. She was the daughter of James Henry MEDCRAFT and Florence Eva BARKER.
  • At the age of 21 years, Mabel Metcalf married Eliezer Butler, son of Josiah Butler and Eliza Burgess, in 1912.

Child of Mabel Metcalf and Eliezer Butler

Mabel Caroline Metcalf

F, b. 11 September 1891, d. 12 July 1978

Rodham Selwyn Metcalf

M, b. 8 October 1910

Unnamed Female Metcalf

F, b. 21 November 1866
  • Unnamed Female Metcalf was born on 21 November 1866 in Tasmania. (Possibly Camilla Jane.)
  • She was the daughter of Charles Foord Metcalf and Ann Thorn.

George John Metcalfe

M, b. circa 1870

Agnes Methven

F, b. 1834, d. 1914
  • Agnes Methven was born in 1834 in Fife, Scotland. She was the daughter of Agnes Blyth and Thomas Methven.
  • She appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Fife, Scotland. Agnes, born Levan, Fife, was an 18 year old flax mill spinner living with her parents, Agnes and Thomas and siblings.
  • She immigrated to Melbourne in 1861.
  • At the age of 29 years, Agnes Methven married Alexander Alfred Bridgeman, son of Thomas Bridgeman and Sarah Newitt, in 1863 in Victoria. [Reg. No 30]
  • In November 1903,her husband, Alexander Alfred Bridgeman died in Snake Valley, Victoria. [Reg No 12834]. His father was given as Thomas Bridgeman and mother Sara Newitt. According to an article in the Weekly Times he was born in 1840.
  • Agnes Methven died in 1914 in Victoria.

Children of Agnes Methven and Alexander Alfred Bridgeman

Tobias Ernst Metzger

M, b. circa 1855

Ann Marie Mewing

F, b. 1883, d. 1883

Clara Louise Mewing

F, b. 23 April 1899
  • Clara Louise Mewing was born on 23 April 1899 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Hermann Theodor Mewing and Ellen Tweedale.
  • At the age of 25 years and 2 months, Clara Louise Mewing married Richard Roy Armitage in July 1924 in St George the Martyr Church of England, Crow's Nest.