Margaret Winifred Seymour

F, b. 1910, d. 1942
  • Margaret Winifred Seymour was born in 1910 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George Robert Seymour and Lizzie Victoria Mayfield Brabin.
  • At the age of 25 years, Margaret Winifred Seymour married Walter Henry Goodin in 1935, in Queensland.
  • Margaret Winifred Seymour died in 1942 in Queensland.

Winsome Freda Seymour

F, b. circa 1917, d. 31 March 1974

Leonard George Shadbolt

M, b. 30 April 1922, d. 12 March 1991

William Franklin Shadbolt

M, b. circa 1895

Child of William Franklin Shadbolt and Ethel May Butler

Alfred (Ernest) Shafer

M, b. 1886, d. September 1950
  • Alfred (Ernest) Shafer was also known as Ernest Alfred Birrer.
  • He was born in 1886 in Queensland. Alfred or Ernest was born after his father's death. When his mother married Adolp BIRRER, Ernest took the BIRRER surname.
  • He was the son of Friedrich Shafer and Esther Tedford.
  • At the age of 24 years, Alfred (Ernest) Shafer married Henrietta (Ettie) Burke, daughter of Edward (Ned) Burke and Catherine Smith, in 1910 in Queensland. Ernest was a carpenter and painter. He built their first home in Crow's Nest.
  • Alfred (Ernest) Shafer and Henrietta (Ettie) Burke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Albert Street, Crow's Nest. Alfred was a carpenter.
  • Alfred (Ernest) Shafer died in September 1950 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 16 September 1950 in Lutwyche Cemetery.

Children of Alfred (Ernest) Shafer and Henrietta (Ettie) Burke

Charles Friedrick Shafer

M, b. 1830
  • Charles Friedrick Shafer was born in 1830.
  • Charles Friedrick Shafer married Mary Sorence circa 1850.

Child of Charles Friedrick Shafer and Mary Sorence

Friedrich Shafer

M, b. 1851, d. before 1885
  • Friedrich Shafer was also known as Frederick.
  • He was born in 1851 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Charles Friedrick Shafer and Mary Sorence.
  • At the age of 30 years, Friedrich Shafer married Esther Tedford, daughter of William Tedford and Margaret McGee, on 3 December 1881 in Queensland. Esther was a 24 year old spinster born Toowoomba, living at Spring Creek, the daughter of William TEDFORD, a farmer and Margaret MCGEE. Frederick was a 30 year old farmer of Spring Creek, born Wurtenburg, Germany, the son of Charles Frederick SCHAFER, a tinsmith and Mary SORENCE. Witnesses to the marriage were Herbert Augustus SHUM and Margaret SHUM.
  • Friedrich Shafer died before 1885 in Queensland. A son, Alfred Ernest SCHAFER/SHAFER/BIRRER was born in 1866.

Children of Friedrich Shafer and Esther Tedford

Mary Shafer

F, b. 1883, d. 1953

Children of Mary Shafer and Thomas Henry Peters

Caroline Elizabeth Shannon

F, b. 4 October 1895, d. 1 September 1988

Cecil Thomas Shannon

M, b. 24 November 1914, d. 9 February 1992
  • Cecil Thomas Shannon was born on 24 November 1914 in Crow's Nest.
  • He was the son of Thomas John Shannon and Ada Alice Maud Owen.
  • Cecil Thomas Shannon enlisted in the Australian Army on 31 May 1942 in Crow's Nest. Cecil was living at Ravensbourne at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his father Thomas. He was discharged on 9 Aug 1944 with the rank of Private in the 7th Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps.
  • Cecil purchased a 25 acre property belonging to Mr Campbell at Cabarlah and donated it to the Presbyterian Church as a memorial to his forebares particularly his father Thomas John Shannon. It was named Shannon Memorial Park and was opened by the church on 3 April 1954. Cecil financed his purchase from profits he made from his Shannon's Chips vans which visited almost every country show in Queensland and northern NSW. Cecil was awarded a Order of Australia for his contribution to the Carnimval of Flowers.
  • Cecil Thomas Shannon died on 9 February 1992 at age 77.
  • He was buried on 11 February 1992 in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00E-0024.

Clarence Victor Shannon

M, b. 1923, d. 13 July 1985
  • Clarence Victor Shannon was born in 1923.
  • He was the son of Thomas John Shannon and Ada Alice Maud Owen.
  • Clarence Victor Shannon died on 13 July 1985.
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00E-0025.

David Shannon

M, b. circa 1860, d. 1864

David Henry Shannon

M, b. 1883, d. 1958
  • David Henry Shannon was born in 1883 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Shannon and Caroline Elizabeth Saal.
  • David Henry Shannon appeared on the Electoral Roll with Thomas Shannon and Caroline Elizabeth Saal in 1930 in Merritts Creek. Thomas was a farmer. Sons George and William were also a farmers. Daughter Lillian carried out home duties, son David was a teamster and son Stanley a dairyman.
  • David Henry Shannon appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Merritts Creek. He was a teamster.
  • David Henry Shannon died in 1958 in Queensland.

David Park Shannon

M, b. 1833, d. 8 December 1895
  • David Park Shannon was born in 1833. He was the son of Bernard Shannon and Martha Park.
  • David Park Shannon married Jemima McCormack circa 1855.
  • David Park Shannon and Jemima McCormack immigrated in 1864. David and Jemima immigrated with their children Martha, Thomas and David who died on the voyage.
  • On 22 June 1871,David Park Shannon's son, George Shannon was buried in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • David Park Shannon died on 8 December 1895 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 10 December 1895 in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00A-0021.

Children of David Park Shannon and Jemima McCormack

David Park Shannon

M, b. 1869, d. 3 March 1896
  • David Park Shannon was born in 1869 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of David Park Shannon and Jemima McCormack.
  • At the age of 27 years, David Park Shannon married Ellen Burnett in 1896 in Queensland.
  • David Park Shannon died on 3 March 1896 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 5 March 1896 in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00A-0023.

Edward David Shannon

M, b. 1893, d. 1951
  • Edward David Shannon was born in 1893 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Shannon and Elizabeth Ann Maguire.
  • At the age of 24 years, Edward David Shannon married Ann Pearce, daughter of Edwin John Pearce and Ann Horton, in 1917 in Queensland.
  • Edward David Shannon and Ann Pearce appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Whichello. Edward was a farmer.
  • Edward David Shannon died in 1951 in Queensland.

Elizabeth Ann Shannon

F, b. 1899

Enid (Maisie) Shannon

F, b. 12 November 1927, d. 19 February 2007

Eveline Ethel Shannon

F, b. 1907

George Shannon

M, b. 1865, d. 21 June 1871
  • George Shannon was born in 1865 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of David Park Shannon and Jemima McCormack.
  • George Shannon died on 21 June 1871 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 22 June 1871 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

George Shannon

M, b. 9 April 1891, d. 27 February 1950
  • George Shannon was born on 9 April 1891 in Mt Pleasant.
  • He was the son of Thomas Shannon and Caroline Elizabeth Saal.
  • At the age of 41 years, George Shannon married Frances May Lillian Cook in 1933 in Queensland.
  • George Shannon died on 27 February 1950 at age 58.
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00C-0026.

Gladys Shannon

F, b. 1905

Jemima Shannon

F, b. 1896

John Shannon

M, b. 10 October 1868, d. 28 January 1942
  • John Shannon was born on 10 October 1868.
  • He was the son of David Park Shannon and Jemima McCormack.
  • At the age of 20 years, John Shannon married Elizabeth Ann Maguire, daughter of Edward Maguire and Hannah Colcough, in 1889 in Queensland.
  • John Shannon and Elizabeth Ann Maguire appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. John was a farmer. His mother Jemima was also living at Douglas perhaps with John and Elizabeth.
  • John Shannon died on 28 January 1942 in Queensland at age 73.
  • He was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00C-0013.

Children of John Shannon and Elizabeth Ann Maguire

Lillian Maud Shannon

F, b. 17 February 1904, d. 27 July 1989
  • Lillian Maud Shannon was born on 17 February 1904 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Shannon and Caroline Elizabeth Saal.
  • On 14 February 1925 the Merritt's creek Presbyterian Church, located in the corner of Thomas Shannon's property was opened. Thomas' sister Lilly played the organ for 50 years. Lucy French, a foundation member of the Crow's Nest Church attened services at Merritt Creek on her 100th birthday.
  • Lillian Maud Shannon appeared on the Electoral Roll with Thomas Shannon and Caroline Elizabeth Saal in 1930 in Merritts Creek. Thomas was a farmer. Sons George and William were also a farmers. Daughter Lillian carried out home duties, son David was a teamster and son Stanley a dairyman.
  • Lillian Maud Shannon died on 27 July 1989 at age 85.
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00F-0027.

Marion Ita Shannon

F, b. 5 January 1912, d. 10 July 1995
  • Marion Ita Shannon was born on 5 January 1912 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Edward Michael Shannon and Marion Cashman.
  • Marion Ita Shannon married Norman Vincent Skelly, son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox, circa 1946.
  • In 1976,her husband, Norman Vincent Skelly died in Queensland.
  • Marion Ita Shannon died on 10 July 1995 at age 83.
  • She was buried on 12 July 1995 in Nudgee Cemetery. OL-0884.

Martha Shannon

F, b. 1857, d. 8 December 1931
  • Martha Shannon was born in 1857.
  • She was the daughter of David Park Shannon and Jemima McCormack.
  • Martha Shannon immigrated in 1864 with David Park Shannon and Jemima McCormack. David and Jemima immigrated with their children Martha, Thomas and David who died on the voyage.
  • At the age of 23 years, Martha Shannon married Peter Andrew Parker in 1880 in Queensland.
  • Martha Shannon and Peter Andrew Parker appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Plainby. Peter Senior was a farmer. Their son Peter was also living at Plainby. He was a labourer.
  • On 1 June 1923,her husband, Peter Andrew Parker died in Queensland.
  • Martha Shannon appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. Martha carried out home duties as did her daughters Martha and Mary. Son James was a farmer and son Peter a labourer.
  • Martha Shannon died on 8 December 1931 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. Peter & Martha's names were amongst them.
    Pioneer Plaque to Peter & Martha Parker- Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Martha Shannon and Peter Andrew Parker

Martha Ann Shannon

F, b. 1889, d. 3 June 1969

Child of Martha Ann Shannon and Charles Benjamin (Ben) Pearce

Martha Ann Shannon

F, b. 22 April 1886, d. 10 July 1888
  • Martha Ann Shannon was born on 22 April 1886 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Shannon and Caroline Elizabeth Saal.
  • Martha Ann Shannon died on 10 July 1888 in Queensland at age 2.

Mary Jemma Shannon

F, b. 3 December 1884, d. 1976
  • Mary Jemma Shannon was born on 3 December 1884 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Shannon and Caroline Elizabeth Saal.
  • At the age of 21 years, Mary Jemma Shannon married John Case, son of William Joseph Case and Mary Davies, in 1906 in Queensland.
  • Mary Jemma Shannon and John Case appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1930 living at Ravensbourne. John was a farmer.
  • In 1936,her husband, John Case died in Queensland.
  • Mary Jemma Shannon appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Ravensbourne. She carried out home duties.
  • Mary Jemma Shannon died in 1976 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. UNIT-00C-0025.

Children of Mary Jemma Shannon and John Case