Adolph Rudolph Raatz

M, b. 1822, d. 27 March 1905
  • Adolph Rudolph Raatz was also known as Andreas.
  • He was born in 1822 in Germany.
  • Adolph Rudolph Raatz married Henriette Antonia Fadler circa 1842.
  • Circa 1857,his wife, Henriette Antonia Fadler died.
  • Adolph Rudolph Raatz married Henriette Unknown circa 1858 in Germany.
  • Adolph Rudolph Raatz and Henriette Unknown immigrated to Queensland on 16 December 1871. Rudolph 48 and Henriette 37 travelled to Australia on the John Bertrum with their children Auguste 20, Caroline 19, Adolph 11, Matilde 8 and Carl 4.
  • Adolph Rudolph Raatz died on 27 March 1905 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in South Brisbane Cemetery. He is buried in an unmarked grave.

Children of Adolph Rudolph Raatz and Henriette Antonia Fadler

Children of Adolph Rudolph Raatz and Henriette Unknown

Andreas George Raatz

M, b. 1860
  • Andreas George Raatz was born in 1860 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Adolph Rudolph Raatz and Henriette Unknown.
  • Andreas George Raatz immigrated on 16 December 1871 to Queensland with Adolph Rudolph Raatz and Henriette Unknown. Rudolph 48 and Henriette 37 travelled to Australia on the John Bertrum with their children Auguste 20, Caroline 19, Adolph 11, Matilde 8 and Carl 4.

Auguste Helene Raatz

F, b. 1851

Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz

F, b. 1870, d. 5 March 1947

  • Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz was born in 1870.
  • She was the daughter of Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz.
  • Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz immigrated on 20 August 1873 to Queensland with Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz. Herman 25 and Henriette 20 travelled on the Friedburg with their daughter Auguste 3. With them were other members of the Raatz family:- Ferdinand Raatz 30, Wilhelmine 26, and her husband Charles Raatz 28. Their infant son Herman died on the journey. Also aboard the ship were Joseph and Emilie Polzin and their children. An August Raatz immigrated to Queensland on the Waroonga on 13 August 1888. He was 25.
  • At the age of 28 years, Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz married Albert August Abel, son of Ferdinand Abel and Lena Schonenberg, in 1898 in Queensland.
  • Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz and Albert August Abel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. Albert was a farmer. Augustine's name was given as Amenea Augusta.
  • On 15 May 1943,her husband, Albert August Abel died in Queensland.
  • Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz died on 5 March 1947 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 7 March 1947 in Douglas Cemetery.

Children of Augustine Wilhelmina Raatz and Albert August Abel

Bertha Augusta Raatz

F, b. 1908, d. 1993

Carl Raatz

M, b. 1867

Carl Raatz

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

Children of Carl Raatz and Anastasia Maves

Child of Carl Raatz

Carl Ludwig Raatz

M, b. 1845, d. 14 April 1882
  • Carl Ludwig Raatz was born in 1845. [Note: He was the son of Carl Raatz and Ernisterna Moritz. However, he is a brother or half brother to Fredinand and Herman Raatz in some way as the immigrated together in 1873]
  • He was the son of Carl Raatz.
  • Carl Ludwig Raatz married Henriette Wilhelmine Stenzel circa 1870.
  • Carl Ludwig Raatz immigrated on 20 August 1873 to Queensland with Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz. Herman 25 and Henriette 20 travelled on the Friedburg with their daughter Auguste 3. With them were other members of the Raatz family:- Ferdinand Raatz 30, Wilhelmine 26, and her husband Charles Raatz 28. Their infant son Herman died on the journey. Also aboard the ship were Joseph and Emilie Polzin and their children. An August Raatz immigrated to Queensland on the Waroonga on 13 August 1888. He was 25.
  • In 1878,his wife, Henriette Wilhelmine Stenzel died in Queensland. She died during or after the birth of her daughter Louisa.
  • On 5 November 1878,Carl Ludwig Raatz's daughter, Louisa Juliana Raatz was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • Carl Ludwig Raatz died on 14 April 1882 in Queensland.
  • The following article appeared in the The Telegraph on 20 August 1882. "Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction. It the LAND and GOODS of CARL RAATZ, late of Main Range, Toowoomba. in the Colony of Queensland, Farmer, deceased. expiration of fourteen days from the publication hereof, application will be made to the said Honourable Court that LETTERS of ADMINISTRATION of all the Land, Goods, Chattels, Credits, and Effects, of the above named Carl Raatz, deceased, may be GRANTED to FERDINAND RAATZ, of Main Range, Toowoomba, Farmer, oldest Brother and next of kin of the said deceased. Dated at Toowoomba, this eighteenth day of April, a.d. 1882."
  • The following article appeared in the The Brisbane Courier on 28 August 1882. " Name of Deceased Proprietor - Carl Raatz, late of Main Range, Toowoomba, Farmer.
    Date of Death.- 14th April. 1882.

    Name of Claimant - Ferdinand Raatz, Main Range, Farmer.

    Description and Situation of Land.-15 Acres, being Subdivision 1 of Portion 322, Parish of Drayton.
    Estate Claimed to be Transmitted.- Fee-simple Particulars of Will or Otherwise.-Letters of Administration granted I8th July, 1882."

Children of Carl Ludwig Raatz and Henriette Wilhelmine Stenzel

Caroline Raatz

F, b. 1852, d. 1934
  • Caroline Raatz was born in 1852 in Germany.
  • She was the daughter of Adolph Rudolph Raatz and Henriette Antonia Fadler.
  • Caroline Raatz immigrated on 16 December 1871 to Queensland with Adolph Rudolph Raatz and Henriette Unknown. Rudolph 48 and Henriette 37 travelled to Australia on the John Bertrum with their children Auguste 20, Caroline 19, Adolph 11, Matilde 8 and Carl 4.
  • At the age of 21 years, Caroline Raatz married Julius Mathias Haack in 1873 in Queensland.
  • Caroline Raatz died in 1934 in Queensland.

Dorothy Elizabeth Raatz

F, b. 20 April 1912, d. 9 February 1995

Edna Joyce Raatz

F, b. 12 May 1918, d. 10 October 1999
  • Edna Joyce Raatz was born on 12 May 1918.
  • At the age of 17 years, Edna Joyce Raatz married Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien, son of August Lowien and Pauline Kajewski, in 1936. They lived in the Haden, Djuan and Coalbank districts where he worked as a farm hand. He also undertook droving, ringbacking and sawmilling jobs.
  • Edna Joyce Raatz and Reginald Clifford (Rex) Lowien appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1943 and 1949 living at Coalbank. Reg was a farmer.
  • Edna Joyce Raatz died on 10 October 1999 at age 81.
  • She was buried on 13 October 1999 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Edward Carl Raatz

M, b. 1906, d. 14 May 1976

Elsie May Raatz

F, b. 8 January 1911

Emilia Wilhelmina Raatz

F, b. 1900, d. 8 July 1968

Emilie Ernestine Raatz

F, b. 1875, d. 1961
  • Emilie Ernestine Raatz was born in 1875 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl Ludwig Raatz and Henriette Wilhelmine Stenzel.
  • At the age of 23 years, Emilie Ernestine Raatz married Herman Ludwig Raatz, son of Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz, in 1898 in Queensland. They were cousins.
  • Emilie Ernestine Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll with Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz in 1903 in Douglas. He was a farmer (listed as living at Plainby). Henrietta was shown as living at Douglas as were their sons Heinrich Carl, Herman Ludwig (his wife Amelai was shown living at Plainby), and Wilhelm Julius.
  • Emilie Ernestine Raatz and Herman Ludwig Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1943 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Herman was a dairyman and Amelia carried out home duties. Their daughter Emma Louisa most likely lived with them as did their son Karl.
  • Emilie Ernestine Raatz died in 1961 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. The headstone reads:- In Loving Memory of Our Dear Mother
    1875-1961.

Children of Emilie Ernestine Raatz and Herman Ludwig Raatz

Emily Augusta Raatz

F, b. 27 January 1882, d. 30 March 1900
  • Emily Augusta Raatz was born on 27 January 1882 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz.
  • Emily Augusta Raatz died on 30 March 1900 in Douglas, Queensland, at age 18.
  • She was buried on 1 April 1900 in Douglas Cemetery.

Emma Louisa Raatz

F, b. 1904, d. 22 October 1942
  • Emma Louisa Raatz was born in 1904 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Herman Ludwig Raatz and Emilie Ernestine Raatz.
  • Emma Louisa Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll with Herman Ludwig Raatz and Emilie Ernestine Raatz between 1926 and 1943 in Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Herman was a dairyman and Amelia carried out home duties. Their daughter Emma Louisa most likely lived with them as did their son Karl.
  • Emma Louisa Raatz died on 22 October 1942 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Ernest Herman (Ernie) Raatz

M, b. 20 March 1908, d. 16 November 1968
  • Ernest Herman (Ernie) Raatz was born on 20 March 1908 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Herman Ludwig Raatz and Emilie Ernestine Raatz.
  • Ernest Herman (Ernie) Raatz was a member of the Crow's Nest Rife Club in 1929; Robert and Richard were proficient marksmen and members of the Crow's Nest Rifle Club.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. He was a compositor, and most likely lived with his parents Herman and Amelia as did his sister Emma and brother Karl.
  • At the age of 34 years, 8 months and 8 days, Ernest Herman (Ernie) Raatz married Olive Maud (Ollie) Blinco, daughter of Thomas William Blinco and Emily Rosina Wellington, on 28 November 1942 in Queensland.
  • Ernest Herman (Ernie) Raatz and Olive Maud (Ollie) Blinco appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Ernest was a labourer.
  • Ernest Herman (Ernie) Raatz died on 16 November 1968 in Queensland at age 60.
  • He was buried on 18 November 1968 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Ferdinand Raatz

M, b. 1843, d. 5 July 1917
  • Ferdinand Raatz was born in 1843.
  • He was the son of Carl Raatz and Anastasia Maves.
  • Ferdinand Raatz immigrated on 20 August 1873 to Queensland with Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz. Herman 25 and Henriette 20 travelled on the Friedburg with their daughter Auguste 3. With them were other members of the Raatz family:- Ferdinand Raatz 30, Wilhelmine 26, and her husband Charles Raatz 28. Their infant son Herman died on the journey. Also aboard the ship were Joseph and Emilie Polzin and their children. An August Raatz immigrated to Queensland on the Waroonga on 13 August 1888. He was 25.
  • The following article appeared in the The Brisbane Courier on 28 August 1882. " Name of Deceased Proprietor - Carl Raatz, late of Main Range, Toowoomba, Farmer.
    Date of Death.- 14th April. 1882.

    Name of Claimant - Ferdinand Raatz, Main Range, Farmer.

    Description and Situation of Land.-15 Acres, being Subdivision 1 of Portion 322, Parish of Drayton.
    Estate Claimed to be Transmitted.- Fee-simple Particulars of Will or Otherwise.-Letters of Administration granted I8th July, 1882."
  • At the age of 43 years, Ferdinand Raatz married Emilie (Amelia) Panzram, daughter of Andreas Panzram and Justine Roch, in 1886 in Queensland.
  • Ferdinand Raatz died on 5 July 1917 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Ferdinand Adam Raatz

M, b. 1875, d. 1876

Frederick Willliam Raatz

M, b. 13 December 1914, d. 19 January 1996
  • Frederick Willliam Raatz was born on 13 December 1914 in Plainby.
  • He was the son of Heinrich Carl Raatz and Edith Mary (Ida Maria) Schefe.
  • Frederick Willliam Raatz enlisted in the Australian Army on 13 January 1942 in Toowoomba He gave his next of kin as his father Henrich and was living at Coalbank at the time he enlisted. He was discharged on 16 July 1942 with the rank of Private QX28475 in the 101 Convalescent Depot.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Coalbank. He was a farmer.
  • At the age of 30 years, 6 months and 17 days, Frederick Willliam Raatz married Evelyn Grace Gillies, daughter of Francis Walter (Walter) Gillies and Anna Louisa Lowien, on 30 June 1945.
  • Frederick Willliam Raatz died on 19 January 1996 in Chinchilla at age 81.

Gladys Marion Raatz

F, b. 10 August 1913, d. 2005

Heinrich Carl Raatz

M, b. 10 July 1880, d. 24 January 1948
  • Heinrich Carl Raatz was born on 10 July 1880 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz.
  • Heinrich Carl Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll with Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz in 1903 in Douglas. He was a farmer (listed as living at Plainby). Henrietta was shown as living at Douglas as were their sons Heinrich Carl, Herman Ludwig (his wife Amelai was shown living at Plainby), and Wilhelm Julius.
  • At the age of 26 years, 4 months and 18 days, Heinrich Carl Raatz married Edith Mary (Ida Maria) Schefe, daughter of Frederick Mathias Christy Schefe and Maria Franciska Knack, on 28 November 1906. They settled at Coalbank.
  • Heinrich Carl Raatz and Edith Mary (Ida Maria) Schefe appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1930 living at Murra Murra. Heinrich was a farmer and Edith carried out home duties.
  • Heinrich Carl Raatz was listed as the next of kin of Frederick Willliam Raatz when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 13 January 1942 in Toowoomba. He gave his next of kin as his father Henrich and was living at Coalbank at the time he enlisted. He was discharged on 16 July 1942 with the rank of Private QX28475 in the 101 Convalescent Depot.
  • Heinrich Carl Raatz died on 24 January 1948 in Queensland at age 67.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Heinrich Carl Raatz and Edith Mary (Ida Maria) Schefe

Heinrich Ludwig Raatz

M, b. 1874, d. February 1944
  • Heinrich Ludwig Raatz was born in 1874 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Carl Ludwig Raatz and Henriette Wilhelmine Stenzel.
  • Heinrich Ludwig Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Goombungee. He was a labourer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Crow's Nest. He was a labourer.
  • Heinrich Ludwig Raatz died in February 1944 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 4 February 1944 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Henriette Raatz

F, b. 1899

Herbert Herman Raatz

M, b. 8 January 1911

Herman Raatz

M, b. circa 1872, d. 1873

Herman Ludwig Raatz

M, b. 1874, d. 1959
  • Herman Ludwig Raatz was born in 1874 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz.
  • At the age of 24 years, Herman Ludwig Raatz married Emilie Ernestine Raatz, daughter of Carl Ludwig Raatz and Henriette Wilhelmine Stenzel, in 1898 in Queensland. They were cousins.
  • Herman Ludwig Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll with Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz in 1903 in Douglas. He was a farmer (listed as living at Plainby). Henrietta was shown as living at Douglas as were their sons Heinrich Carl, Herman Ludwig (his wife Amelai was shown living at Plainby), and Wilhelm Julius.
  • Herman Ludwig Raatz and Emilie Ernestine Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1943 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Herman was a dairyman and Amelia carried out home duties. Their daughter Emma Louisa most likely lived with them as did their son Karl.
  • Herman Ludwig Raatz died in 1959 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in 1960 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Herman Ludwig Raatz and Emilie Ernestine Raatz

Hermann Julius Raatz

M, b. 4 May 1848, d. 15 September 1929
  • Hermann Julius Raatz was born on 4 May 1848 in Deutschluppa, Sachsen, Germany. [Note: His paretage is not certain. However, he is related to Charles and Ferdinand Raatz in some way as the immigrated together in 1873]
  • He was the son of Carl Raatz and Anastasia Maves.
  • Hermann Julius Raatz married Henrietta Moritz circa 1869.
  • Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz immigrated to Queensland on 20 August 1873. Herman 25 and Henriette 20 travelled on the Friedburg with their daughter Auguste 3. With them were other members of the Raatz family:- Ferdinand Raatz 30, Wilhelmine 26, and her husband Charles Raatz 28. Their infant son Herman died on the journey. Also aboard the ship were Joseph and Emilie Polzin and their children. An August Raatz immigrated to Queensland on the Waroonga on 13 August 1888. He was 25.
  • Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. He was a farmer (listed as living at Plainby). Henrietta was shown as living at Douglas as were their sons Heinrich Carl, Herman Ludwig (his wife Amelai was shown living at Plainby), and Wilhelm Julius.
  • On 16 October 1925,his wife, Henrietta Moritz died in Queensland at age 83.
  • Hermann Julius Raatz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1926 living at Douglas. He was a farmer.
  • He was buried on 15 September 1929 in Douglas Cemetery.
  • Hermann Julius Raatz died on 15 September 1929 in Groomsville, Queensland, at age 81.

Children of Hermann Julius Raatz and Henrietta Moritz

Isabel Ada Raatz

F, b. 1916, d. 26 October 2009