John Henry Parton

M, b. 28 January 1879, d. 1934
  • John Henry Parton was born on 28 January 1879 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Parton and Susan Harris.
  • John Henry Parton was listed as the next of kin of Richard Parton when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 15 August 1915 in Sydney. He was living in Sydney at the time and gave his next of kin as his brother John Henry. Ricahrd was a gas maker by trade. He was reported missing in France on 28 Jul 1916, and declared killed in action on 19 Jul 1916 at a court enquiry on 2 Sep 1917.
  • John Henry Parton died in 1934 in Newtown, New South Wales.

Leslie Cecil Parton

M, b. 29 May 1915

Lillian Mildred Parton

F, b. 1906, d. 1986
  • Lillian Mildred Parton was born in 1906 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George Parton and Amelia Graving.
  • At the age of 21 years, Lillian Mildred Parton married Jacob Albert Gscheidle, son of Gottlieb Friedrich Gscheidle and Freidrike Pauline Deuble, on 20 April 1927 in Queensland. A report of the wedding appeared in "The Courier Mail" on 29 April 1927. It read:- " GSCHEIDLE-PARTON.
    A picturesque wedding took place on April 20 at the Methodist Church, Crow's Nest, when Mr. Jacob Albert Gscheidle (son of Mr. and Mrs. Gscheidle,(Kulpi) was married to Miss Lillian Mildred Parton (third daughter of the late Councillor and Mrs. Parton). The Rev. H. J. Garrett officiated. The bride, who was given away by her brother, Mr. George Parton, wore a beautiful gown of cream Marocain with the bodice finely tucked and beaded in opal, and palest pink, caught at left shoulder, with a spray of silver and pink beads. The skirt of French pleating was finished at the waist with a folded belt and opal buckle. Her veil was of the finest net embroidered in silk, and worn in cap effect with sprays of orange blossoms. She carried a bouquet of white cherries, and pink roses, finished with pink tulle, and streamers. Her sister, Miss Lizzie Parton, acted as bridesmaid, wearing a gown of pale mauve crepe de Chine, with a finely shirred skirt, the bodice being inlet with French pleating, finished with headings in the same tone of mauve and silver, with sprays at shoulder, and waist. Her cap was of silver satin, and she carried a bouquet of pink roses tied with tulle and streamers. Mr. C. Bidgood (Emu Creek) acted as best man. A wedding breakfast waa held at Preston's Cafe. The bride's gift to the bride groom was a wristlet watch, and the bridegroom's gift to the bride a fur stole The bridegroom's gift to the bridesmaid was a xylonite brush and comb. The mother of the bride was gowned in black satin, beaded in jet, with a hat to match The mother of the bridegroom was gowned in navy crepe de Chine, with a hat to match. The honeynoon is being spent at Tambourine Mountains and Brisbane. The bride wore a travelling dress of deep beige, embroidered in mulberry shades"
    The couple lived at "Nutgrove."
  • Lillian Mildred Parton and Jacob Albert Gscheidle appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Nutgrove. Jacob was a farmer.
  • On 22 May 1945,her husband, Jacob Albert Gscheidle died in Queensland at age 45.
  • At the age of 42 years, Lillian Mildred Parton married Herbert George Roberts Dann on 20 January 1948.
  • In 1972,her husband, Herbert George Roberts Dann died in Queensland.
  • Lillian Mildred Parton died in 1986 in Queensland.

Lizzie Minnie Parton

F, b. 16 November 1908, d. 8 April 1978
  • Lizzie Minnie Parton was born on 16 November 1908 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George Parton and Amelia Graving.
  • The following article appeared in The Queenslander on 16 January 1926. "Misses Lillian and Lizzie Parton (Emu Creek) are holidaying with relatives at Ivanhoe, Sydney."
  • Lizzie was a bridesmaid at the wedding of Lillian Mildred Parton and Jacob Albert Gscheidle, son of Gottlieb Friedrich Gscheidle and Freidrike Pauline Deuble, on 20 April 1927 in Queensland; A report of the wedding appeared in "The Courier Mail" on 29 April 1927. It read:- " GSCHEIDLE-PARTON.
    A picturesque wedding took place on April 20 at the Methodist Church, Crow's Nest, when Mr. Jacob Albert Gscheidle (son of Mr. and Mrs. Gscheidle,(Kulpi) was married to Miss Lillian Mildred Parton (third daughter of the late Councillor and Mrs. Parton). The Rev. H. J. Garrett officiated. The bride, who was given away by her brother, Mr. George Parton, wore a beautiful gown of cream Marocain with the bodice finely tucked and beaded in opal, and palest pink, caught at left shoulder, with a spray of silver and pink beads. The skirt of French pleating was finished at the waist with a folded belt and opal buckle. Her veil was of the finest net embroidered in silk, and worn in cap effect with sprays of orange blossoms. She carried a bouquet of white cherries, and pink roses, finished with pink tulle, and streamers. Her sister, Miss Lizzie Parton, acted as bridesmaid, wearing a gown of pale mauve crepe de Chine, with a finely shirred skirt, the bodice being inlet with French pleating, finished with headings in the same tone of mauve and silver, with sprays at shoulder, and waist. Her cap was of silver satin, and she carried a bouquet of pink roses tied with tulle and streamers. Mr. C. Bidgood (Emu Creek) acted as best man. A wedding breakfast waa held at Preston's Cafe. The bride's gift to the bride groom was a wristlet watch, and the bridegroom's gift to the bride a fur stole The bridegroom's gift to the bridesmaid was a xylonite brush and comb. The mother of the bride was gowned in black satin, beaded in jet, with a hat to match The mother of the bridegroom was gowned in navy crepe de Chine, with a hat to match. The honeynoon is being spent at Tambourine Mountains and Brisbane. The bride wore a travelling dress of deep beige, embroidered in mulberry shades"
    The couple lived at "Nutgrove."
  • At the age of 22 years, 1 month and 16 days, Lizzie Minnie Parton married Charles Gregory Bidgood, son of William Gregory Bidgood and Anna Barbara Salome (Emily) Anger, on 1 January 1931 in Queensland.
  • Lizzie Minnie Parton and Charles Gregory Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1932 and 1937 living at Emu Creek. Charles was a farmer.
  • Lizzie Minnie Parton and Charles Gregory Bidgood appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1977 living at Fern Street, Blackbutt. Charlie was a farmer/labourer. Their children also worked in the timber industry.
  • Lizzie Minnie Parton died on 8 April 1978 in Queensland at age 69.

Children of Lizzie Minnie Parton and Charles Gregory Bidgood

Margaret May Parton

F, b. 1 February 1912, d. 6 November 1997
  • Margaret May Parton was born on 1 February 1912 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George Parton and Amelia Graving.
  • At the age of 24 years, 2 months and 25 days, Margaret May Parton married Edwin George Morice, son of George Morice and Alice Mary Heyward, on 26 April 1936 in Neil Street Methodist Church, Toowoomba. The couple ran a dairy farm at Glenaven about 12 miles from Crows Nest. They had eight children. Three sons ran the dairy farm afer their father's death.
  • Margaret May Parton and Edwin George Morice appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Glenaven. Edwin was a farmer.
  • On 5 August 1991,her husband, Edwin George Morice died in Crow's Nest Hospital at age 82.
  • Margaret May Parton died on 6 November 1997 in Queensland at age 85.

Olive Maud Parton

F, b. 1907

Phyllis Parton

F, b. 4 December 1914, d. 9 September 1979
  • Phyllis Parton was born on 4 December 1914 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George Parton and Amelia Graving.
  • Phyllis Parton and Amelia Graving appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Mountain Camp North. Amelia and Phyllis carried out home duties.
  • Phyllis Parton and Amelia Graving appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Nolan Street, Crow's Nest.
  • Phyllis Parton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Nolan Street, Crow's Nest.
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1958 living at Hotel Carlton, Ruthven Street, Toowoomba.
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at Anzac Avenue, Toowoomba.
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1977 living at Raff Street, Toowoomba.
  • Phyllis Parton died on 9 September 1979 in Queensland at age 64.

Richard Parton

M, b. 15 January 1883, d. 19 September 1916
  • Richard Parton was born on 15 January 1883 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Parton and Susan Harris.
  • Richard Parton enlisted in the AIF on 15 August 1915 in Sydney. He was living in Sydney at the time and gave his next of kin as his brother John Henry. Ricahrd was a gas maker by trade. He was reported missing in France on 28 Jul 1916, and declared killed in action on 19 Jul 1916 at a court enquiry on 2 Sep 1917.
  • Richard Parton was killed in action on 19 September 1916 in France at age 33. His memorial stands at V.C. CORNER AUSTRALIAN CEMETERY AND MEMORIAL, FROMELLES.

Richard Devonshire Parton

M, b. 28 January 1886, d. 24 March 1886
  • Richard Devonshire Parton was born on 28 January 1886 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Richard Devonshire and Annie Parton.
  • Richard Devonshire Parton died on 24 March 1886 in Queensland.

Roy Clarence Parton

M, b. 1911

Ruth Parton

F, b. 6 April 1885, d. 28 October 1957
  • Ruth Parton was born on 6 April 1885 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Parton and Susan Harris.
  • Ruth Parton died on 28 October 1957 at age 72.

Thomas Parton

M, b. 11 February 1827, d. 15 July 1895
  • Thomas Parton was born on 11 February 1827 in Ranton, Staffordshire. He was the son of Hannah Parton and Thomas PARTON.
  • At the age of 26 years, 1 month and 18 days, Thomas Parton married Margaret Moore on 29 March 1853 in Staffordshire, England.
  • Thomas Parton and Margaret Moore immigrated to Moreton Bay on 23 August 1882. The family travelled on the Manora. Thomas and Margaret were both 54 years old. With them were their children William aged 14, Annie 18 and Alice aged 7. Thomas and Margaret's sons Thomas and George had come to Moreton Bay on the Scottish Admiralia in 1878.
  • In 1885 Thomas lost a leg in an accident while working with Mr Cox (Cocks) at Pinelands.
  • On 25 November 1894 Thomas was brutally assulted by his neighbour John Brunnock.
  • Thomas Parton died on 15 July 1895 in Queensland at age 68.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00N-0036.

Children of Thomas Parton and Margaret Moore

Thomas Parton

M, b. 22 November 1904, d. 21 January 1942
  • Thomas Parton was born on 22 November 1904 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of George Parton and Amelia Graving.
  • Thomas Parton and Amelia Graving appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Mountain Camp North. She carried out home duties. Her son Thomas most likely ran the farm.
  • At the age of 32 years and 24 days, Thomas Parton married Gladys May Arndt, daughter of August Frederick William Arndt and Augusta Agnes Scheske, on 16 December 1936. Thomas took eventually took over his parents farm at Emu Creek.
  • Thomas Parton was accidentally killed on 21 January 1942 in Queensland at age 37. After his death the property was worked by share farmers until 1951. Gladys then returned to the farm having remarried in 1946.
    The farm is still in the family and consists of 1100 acres fronting the New England Highway and 1200 acres on Oaky Creek, eleven miles away.
  • He was buried in Emu Creek Cemetery.

Child of Thomas Parton and Gladys May Arndt

Thomas Parton

M, b. 8 January 1854, d. 22 April 1905
  • Thomas Parton was born on 8 January 1854 in Staffordshire, England.
  • He was the son of Thomas Parton and Margaret Moore.
  • At the age of 21 years, 3 months and 4 days, Thomas Parton married Susan Harris on 12 April 1875 in Warwickshire.
  • Thomas Parton and Susan Harris immigrated to Moreton Bay on 30 October 1878. The family travelled on the Scottish Admiral. The records show Thomas was 24 years old, Susan 22 Their children Thomas and Elizabeth A were 2 and an infant. Elizabeth died on the voyage.
    Thomas' brother George also travelled with them. Thomas' parents Thomas and Margaret followed on the Manora in 1882.
  • In 1891,his wife, Susan Harris died in New South Wales.
  • Thomas Parton died on 22 April 1905 in New South Wales at age 51.

Children of Thomas Parton and Susan Harris

Thomas Parton

M, b. 13 February 1876, d. 1943
  • Thomas Parton was born on 13 February 1876 in England.
  • He was the son of Thomas Parton and Susan Harris.
  • Thomas Parton immigrated on 30 October 1878 to Moreton Bay with Susan Harris and Thomas Parton. The family travelled on the Scottish Admiral. The records show Thomas was 24 years old, Susan 22 Their children Thomas and Elizabeth A were 2 and an infant. Elizabeth died on the voyage.
    Thomas' brother George also travelled with them. Thomas' parents Thomas and Margaret followed on the Manora in 1882.
  • Thomas Parton died in 1943 in Balmain, New South Wales.

Thomas William Parton

M, b. 18 September 1899, d. 14 July 1970
  • Thomas William Parton was born on 18 September 1899 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Parton and Ethel Matilda Perkins.
  • Thomas William Parton commenced school at Pinelands State School on 30 April 1906. Thomas was 5 years 6 months old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • Thomas William Parton died on 14 July 1970 at age 70.

William Parton

M, b. 29 June 1868, d. 10 May 1936
  • William Parton was born on 29 June 1868 in Staffordshire, England.
  • He was the son of Thomas Parton and Margaret Moore.
  • William Parton immigrated on 23 August 1882 to Moreton Bay with Margaret Moore and Thomas Parton. The family travelled on the Manora. Thomas and Margaret were both 54 years old. With them were their children William aged 14, Annie 18 and Alice aged 7. Thomas and Margaret's sons Thomas and George had come to Moreton Bay on the Scottish Admiralia in 1878.
  • The following article appeared in the The Darling Downs Gazette on 11 August 1888. published a Quarterly Electoral list that included William Gregory Bidgood, William Parton, Henry Bruce and Julius Rohde. All were listed as residents of Emu Creek.
  • At the age of 28 years, 6 months and 1 day, William Parton married Ethel Matilda Perkins, daughter of Thomas Perkins and Annie Maria Brown, on 30 December 1896 in Emu Creek, Queensland. The marriage was solomised according to the rights of the Primative Methodist Church by Rev James Moorhouse. William was a carrier. Witnesses to the Marriage were George Parton and Ada Hudson.

  • William Parton and Ethel Matilda Perkins appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Crow's Nest. William was a farmer and Ethel carried out domestic duties.
  • William Parton enrolled his daughter Hilda Ruby Parton in Pinelands State School on 30 April 1906. Son Thomas was also enrolled
    ; She was 7 years 5 months old. Thomas aged 5 years 6 months was also enrolled. Their father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • William Parton and Ethel Matilda Perkins appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Gatton. William was a labourer.
  • William Parton and Ethel Matilda Perkins appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1912 living at Albert Street, Dalby. William was a labourer.
  • William Parton and Ethel Matilda Perkins appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1915 and 1925 living at Wellington Point. William was a farm labourer.
  • William Parton died on 10 May 1936 in Queensland at age 67.

Children of William Parton and Ethel Matilda Perkins

William Parton

M, b. 1887, d. 1952
  • William Parton was born in 1887 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Parton and Susan Harris.
  • William Parton died in 1952 in New South Wales.

Aileen Hilda Pascoe

F, b. 1910

Annie May Pascoe

F, b. 1907

Charles Pascoe

M, b. 14 February 1846, d. 1932
  • Charles Pascoe was baptized on 14 February 1846 in Egloshyle, Cornwall. He father was a labourer.
  • He was the son of Sampson Pascoe and Jane Thorn.
  • At the age of 20 years, 8 months and 4 days, Charles Pascoe married Mary May on 18 October 1866 in Egloshayle, Cornwall. Mary was a 20 year old spinster, daughter of Thomas May, a labourer. Charles was the 20 year old son of Sampson, a labourer. Witnesses to the marriage were Joseph May and Jane Pascoe.
  • Charles Pascoe and Mary May immigrated to New South Wales on 22 June 1877. Charles 31 and Mary 30 travelled on the Commonwealth with their children "- Joseph 10, Jane 9, John M 5, Phillipa 3 and infant Mark.
  • At the age of 56 years, Charles Pascoe married Mary Schofield in 1903 in New South Wales. Mary married her brother-in-law Mark ( who was a widower) Mary May had been Marks housekeeper after her husband Charles had desserted Mary and the children. Both Mary and Charles committed bigimany as Charles married Mary Schofield in 1903.
  • On 25 June 1909,his wife, Mary May died in Queensland at age 62.
  • Charles Pascoe died in 1932 in Granville, New South Wales.

Children of Charles Pascoe and Mary May

Daisy Irene May Pascoe

F, b. 1902

Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe

F, b. 11 April 1880, d. 1959
  • Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe was born on 11 April 1880 in New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Pascoe and Mary May.
  • At the age of 21 years, 8 months and 7 days, Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe married William Brown Perkins, son of Thomas Perkins and Annie Maria Brown, on 18 December 1901 in Queensland. Elizabeth was the sister of John PASCOE who married William's sister Annie.
    They had five children Mary Florence Mabel 1902; Annie Ivy May 1904; Leslie Thomas 1905; William Mark 1907; and Doris Eileen 1909.
  • Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe and William Brown Perkins appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Queen Street, Crow's Nest. William was the local baker.
  • Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe was listed as the next of kin of William Brown Perkins when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 28 December 1915 in Toowoomba. His service number was 663. He was a 39 year old carrier from Wutul with six children, a Baptist. He gave his next of kin as his wife Elizabeth May of Warren Street Toowoomba. He enlisted in the 42 Battalion, C company and served in France where he was wounded twice. He returned to Australia on 1 Feb 1918 and was discharged on 20 Feb 1918 with the rank of Sergeant.
  • Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe and William Brown Perkins appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1916 living at Thornville. He was a teamster. Elizabeth may was living in Warren Street, Toowoomba.
  • Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1924 living at Redfern Street.
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Afterlee. She carried out home duties and was living with her son Leslie.
  • She and William Brown Perkins appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1958 living at Afterlee, Back Road, Kyogle. Living with William and Elizabeth were their children - Doris, Leslie, William Mark.
  • Elizabeth (Cissy) May Pascoe died in 1959 in New South Wales.

Ernest Pascoe

M, b. 1879, d. 1966

Children of Ernest Pascoe and Minnie Louisa Huhn

Ernest William Pascoe

M, b. 10 January 1904, d. 1975
  • Ernest William Pascoe was born on 10 January 1904 in Queensland. His mother died in childbirth.
  • He was the son of John May Pascoe and Annie Dorothy (Dolly) Huhn.
  • Ernest William Pascoe died in 1975 in Queensland.

Grace Pascoe

F, b. circa 1700

Children of Grace Pascoe and John Dunn

Jack Herbert May Pascoe

M, b. 1912

James Pascoe

M, b. 1914, d. 1982

Jane Pascoe

F, b. 1868
  • Jane Pascoe was born in 1868 in England.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Pascoe and Mary May.
  • Jane Pascoe immigrated on 22 June 1877 to New South Wales with Charles Pascoe and Mary May. Charles 31 and Mary 30 travelled on the Commonwealth with their children "- Joseph 10, Jane 9, John M 5, Phillipa 3 and infant Mark.

John Henry Pascoe

M, b. 1906, d. 1912