William David Thomas Porter

M, b. circa 1900, d. 24 April 1975
  • William David Thomas Porter was born circa 1900. He was the son of Thomas Porter and Maria Bridget Gallagher.
  • William David Thomas Porter married Nellie Louise Arndt, daughter of Frederick William Arndt and Margaret Fredrieke Sondergeld, in 1926 in Queensland.
  • William David Thomas Porter died on 24 April 1975 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 26 July 1975 in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba.

John Posford

M, b. circa 1735
  • John Posford was born circa 1735.
  • John Posford married Ann Unknown circa 1760.

Child of John Posford and Ann Unknown

Susannah Posford

F, b. 21 April 1764

Children of Susannah Posford and William Harrington

Alexander Hunter Pott

M, b. 1901, d. 1977

Gideon Arthur Pott

M, b. 1899, d. 1976

James Pott

M, b. 1873, d. 1944
  • James Pott was born in 1873 in Queensland. He was the son of Gideon Pott and Ellen Phelps.
  • At the age of 25 years, James Pott married Margaret Ellen Nicol in 1898 in Queensland.
  • James Pott died in 1944 in Queensland.

Children of James Pott and Margaret Ellen Nicol

Margaret Jean Pott

F, b. 1906

William James Pott

M, b. 1914

Albert Henry Potter

M, b. circa 1905

Marther Ann Potter

F, b. circa 1815, d. March 1870
  • Marther Ann Potter was born circa 1815.
  • Her marriage to John Lockwood, son of William Lockwood and Mary Brand, was registered in the December 1838 Quarter in the Billericay, Essex Registration District.
  • Marther Ann Potter and John Lockwood appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in South Benfleet. John is shown as a 30 year old inn keeper, living with his wife Matha Ann Lockwood 25, daughter Mary Ann 2, daughter Martha Ann, 7 months. Bernard Lockwood is a lodger, agricultural labourer aged 35, perhaps John's brother. Maria Potter aged 15 an assistant, also lived at the pub. She is probably Marther's sister.
  • Her death was recorded with the Billericay,Essex Registration District in the March 1870 Quarter . Aged 55 years.

Children of Marther Ann Potter and John Lockwood

Mary Ellen Potter

F, b. 1 May 1880, d. 21 April 1957
  • Mary Ellen Potter was born on 1 May 1880 in New Zealand. She was the daughter of William POTTER and Margaret Ann HORSMAN. Margaret and William were married in Brisbane in 1877 where their first child was born in 1878. They then went to New Zealand. Mary Ellen was born aboard a ship on the way to New Zealand. Her brother William Thomas Stephen was born in New Zealand in 1882. The family then returned to Brisbane where several more children were born.
  • At the age of 21 years, 1 month and 25 days, Mary Ellen Potter married John George Fuller, son of John George Fuller and Sarah Jane Zilpah Soar, on 26 June 1901 in Queensland.
  • Mary Ellen Potter and John George Fuller appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. John George was a labourer and Mary Ellen carried out home duties.
  • Mary Ellen Fuller appeared on the Electoral Roll with John George Fuller and Sarah Jane Zilpah Soar in 1913 in Crow's Nest. John was a storekeeper as was their son John. Sarah and Mary Ellen, John jnr's wife carried out home duties.
  • Sometime between 1928 and 1930 Mary Ellen moved to Brisbane and they divorced. She and Len ran a mixed business at Annerley Junction. At some stage Mary Ellen also ran a boarding house in Woollongabba.
  • In October 1956,her husband, John George Fuller died in Queensland at age 80.
  • Mary Ellen Potter died on 21 April 1957 in Woollongabba, Queensland, at age 76.
  • She was cremated in Mt Thompson Crematorium.

Children of Mary Ellen Potter and John George Fuller

Mary Jane Potter

F, b. 1894, d. 4 June 1962

Ada Blanche Poulton

F, b. 1900, d. 4 July 1991
  • Ada Blanche Poulton was born in 1900.
  • At the age of 23 years, Ada Blanche Poulton married Sydney James Cumner, son of William Cumner and Augusta Johanna Harth, in 1923 in Queensland.
  • Ada Blanche Poulton and Sydney James Cumner appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Highland Plain. Sydney was a farmer.
  • Ada Blanche Poulton died on 4 July 1991.
  • She was buried on 8 July 1991 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PLAW4-007-0028.

Henry William Poulton

M, b. circa 1835

Arthur Powell

M, b. 1895, d. 31 December 1982
  • Arthur Powell was born in 1895.
  • He was the son of Jobe Powell and Johanna Leahy.
  • Arthur Powell and Vincent Powell appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Glenaven. Arthur was a labourer and Vincent a farmer.
  • Arthur Powell died on 31 December 1982 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 4 January 1983 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. METH5-007-0005.

Blanche Constance Powell

F, b. 1865, d. 3 January 1928
  • Blanche Constance Powell was born in 1865. She was the daughter of William Rufus Powell and Mary Haig.
  • Blanche Constance Powell married Charles Henry Reginald Barlow circa 1900.
  • Blanche Constance Powell died on 3 January 1928 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 5 January 1928 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. CE1-00D-0016.

Child of Blanche Constance Powell and Charles Henry Reginald Barlow

Cecil Powell

M, b. circa 1905, d. 1968
  • Cecil Powell was born circa 1905.
  • He was the son of Jobe Powell and Johanna Leahy.
  • Cecil Powell died in 1968 in Queensland.

Esther Powell

F, b. 1819, d. 1899
  • Esther Powell was born in 1819.
  • Her marriage, at 28 years, to Edward Weight was registered in the September 1847 Quarter in Bristol, Gloucestershire Registration District.
  • Esther Powell died in 1899.

Children of Esther Powell and Edward Weight

James Claude Powell

M, b. 1889, d. 1976

Jobe Powell

M, b. 1860, d. 17 October 1936
  • Jobe Powell was born in 1860. He was the son of Job Powell.
  • Jobe Powell married Johanna Leahy, daughter of John Leahy and Mary Sullivan, circa 1895.
  • In 1901 Jobe Powell lived in Djuan. Job was listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Djuan.
  • He and Johanna Leahy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Job was a farmer.
  • Jobe Powell died on 17 October 1936 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 18 October 1936 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. METH3-008-0051.
  • In March 1937 Letters of administration were granted in the estate of Jobe Powell, lute of Glenavon, Crow's Nest, farmer (realty £1080, personalty £1471.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. Job & Johanna's names were amongst them.
    Pioneer Plaque to Job & Johanna Powell - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Jobe Powell and Johanna Leahy

Joe Powell

M, b. 1907, d. 3 November 1966
  • Joe Powell was born in 1907.
  • He was the son of Jobe Powell and Johanna Leahy.
  • Joe Powell died on 3 November 1966 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 4 November 1966 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. METH5-007-0029.

John James Powell

M, b. circa 1900, d. 1965

Vincent Powell

M, b. 1902, d. 16 August 1977
  • Vincent Powell was born in 1902.
  • He was the son of Jobe Powell and Johanna Leahy.
  • Vincent Powell and Arthur Powell appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Glenaven. Arthur was a labourer and Vincent a farmer.
  • Vincent Powell died on 16 August 1977 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 17 August 1977 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. METH5-007-0028.

Sarah Powell/Towell/Torvell

F, b. 1871, d. 26 April 1932
  • Sarah Powell/Towell/Torvell was born in 1871. She was the daugther of Thomas Torvills and Sarah Ann Smith.
  • At the age of 34 years, Sarah Powell/Towell/Torvell married George William Bassett, son of William Bassett and Rebecca Holmes, in 1905 in Queensland.
  • Sarah Powell/Towell/Torvell was buried on 26 April 1932 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. OPD1-003-0022.
  • Sarah Powell/Towell/Torvell died on 26 April 1932 in Queensland.

Child of Sarah Powell/Towell/Torvell and George William Bassett

John Poxon

M, b. 12 April 1859, d. 27 April 1920

John Poxon Snr (1859-1920). Photo courtesy of Merv Johnson.
  • John Poxon was born on 12 April 1859 in Clayhanger, Walsall.
  • He was the son of John Poxon and Eliabeth Robinson.
  • He was John was a coal miner but later became a green grocer.
  • At the age of 21 years and 15 days, John Poxon married Agnes Elizabeth Kingston, daughter of James Kingston and Sarah Henson, on 27 April 1880 in Norton Canes. According to family Agnes met John, a coal miner while at work at the tobacconist. Her bridesmaid was Patience Kingston and their best man Frederick Poxon.
  • John and Agnes were to follow the rest of the Kingston family to Australia but John suffered a serious accident and decided not to go.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census John Poxon was living in the household of Emma Henson and John Bircher in Walsall Foreign. John is shown as a 41 year old bricklayer and local methodist preacher born Tamworth, living with his wife Emma, 40 born Clifton Stafford. His niece Rosa R Bircher 12 born Walsall Wood, and two lodgers John Poxon born Clayhanger, Stafford a coal miner, and Agnes Poxon 23 born Darlaston Stafford. Agnes was the sister of Emma. After Emma and John Bircher moved to Heath Hayes on the Cannock Chase, Rosa went to live with Agnes and John Poxton.
  • John Poxon and Agnes Elizabeth Kingston appeared on the census of 31 March 1901. John Poxon is shown as a 41 year old greengrocer born Walsall Wood. Agnes is shown as a 42 year old born Darlaston, Stafforshire.
  • John Poxon and Agnes Elizabeth Kingston appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911. John is shown as a 51 year old born Wallsall and Agnes as 52 years old born Walsall.
  • John and Agnes had a grocer/tobacconish shop at the beginning of World War I. They lived upstairs.
  • John Poxon died on 27 April 1920 in Clayhanger, Walsall, at age 61.

Child of John Poxon and Agnes Elizabeth Kingston

John Poxon

M, b. circa 1830

Child of John Poxon and Eliabeth Robinson

John William Poxon

M, b. 26 November 1894

John Poxon (1894- ). Photo courtesy of Merv Johnson.

  • John William Poxon was born on 26 November 1894 in Clayhanger, Walsall. His aunt Emma Bircher was present at his birth.
  • He was the son of John Poxon and Agnes Elizabeth Kingston.
  • John William Poxon enlisted in the Military. He was a private in the Royal Highlanders (Black Watch) and was wounded.
  • At the age of 25 years and 29 days, John William Poxon married Ellen Hyde on 25 December 1919 in Walsall. Ellen was a widow, previously married to Edward Halligan. Her father James was an ironmonger.
  • He was a coal miner.
  • John William Poxon lived in Aldridge.
  • In 1962 John visited Australia, then again in 1967/8.

Alice Poynings

F, b. circa 1410, d. 1439

Child of Alice Poynings and Sir Thomas Kingston

Freidrika Prang

F, b. circa 1810
  • Freidrika Prang was born circa 1810.
  • Freidrika Prang married Gottleib Keding circa 1835.

Children of Freidrika Prang and Gottleib Keding

Shackspinna Prass

F, b. circa 1840
  • Shackspinna Prass was born circa 1840.
  • Shackspinna Prass married Peter Wirth circa 1870.

Child of Shackspinna Prass and Peter Wirth