Albertine Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina) Schmaling

F, b. 1844, d. 21 January 1924
  • Albertine Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina) Schmaling was born in 1844 in Germany.
  • She was the daughter of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Caroline Muller.
  • Albertine Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina) Schmaling and her parents & siblings, immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1862. Christian and Carloine and their four children travelled on the Caesar Goddfrey leaving Hamburg on 25 Nov 1861 and arriving in Moreton Bay on 29 Jan 1862.

  • At the age of 20 years, Albertine Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina) Schmaling married Johannes (John) Naumann in 1864 in Queensland.
  • Albertine Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina) Schmaling witnessed the burial of Katherine Jane (Jane) Naumann on 17 August 1902 in Back Plains Cemetery; SEC4-002-0002.
  • On 22 March 1915,her husband, Johannes (John) Naumann died in Queensland at age 81.
  • Albertine Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina) Schmaling died on 21 January 1924 in Back Plains, Queensland.
  • Albertine was buried on 24 January 1924 in Back Plains Cemetery. SEC4-002-0004.

Children of Albertine Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina) Schmaling and Johannes (John) Naumann

Amelia Emilie Schmaling

F, b. 1906, d. 26 April 1993

Bertha Caroline Schmaling

F, b. 1884, d. 1953

Bertha Caroline Welke (nee Schmaling) 1884-1953. Photo thanks to Dawn Lever.

Children of Bertha Caroline Schmaling and Wilhelm Friedrich (William Frederick) Welke

Carl Herman Schmaling

M, b. 17 January 1853, d. 7 August 1926
  • Carl Herman Schmaling was also known as Karl Schmaling.
  • He was born on 17 January 1853 in Busso, Germany.
  • He was the son of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Caroline Muller.
  • Carl Herman Schmaling and his parents & siblings, immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1862. Christian and Carloine and their four children travelled on the Caesar Goddfrey leaving Hamburg on 25 Nov 1861 and arriving in Moreton Bay on 29 Jan 1862.

  • At the age of 26 years, Carl Herman Schmaling married Caroline Volkmann, daughter of Michael Volkmann and Ephrosine Utschink, in 1880 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 Carl was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Carl Herman Schmaling died on 7 August 1926 in Queensland at age 73.
  • Carl was buried on 8 August 1926 in Goombungee Cemetery. LUTH1-00E-0012.
  • On 31 August 1926 Carl Herman Schmaling's obituary appeared in Toowoomba Chronicle. It read:- "MR CARL SCHMALING

    Mr CarI Schmaling, who died in St Denis Hospital, Toowoomba, recently, was 74 years of age. He came to Queensland in 1862 with his parents when only nine years old and
    for many yeaers worked at Pechey and Munros sawmills. He was a carrier before the western railway was built.
    He used to go out to Dalby and often further with his loads. Mr. Schmaling was then living at Highfields. In 1880 he married Miss Caroline Volkmannand after giving up the carrying business, with his father and brother he went to live at Goombungee where land was selected.
    Disposing of his land, he bought a farm at Kilburnie, where he resided for a little over thirty years. His kindly disposition won him many friends. He was born in Brusso, Prussia, in 1858. His wife predeceased him 28 years ago. There are left left to mourn their loss, two sons and the daughters Mrs. A. Mittlestadt (Kulpi); Mrs. A. Voll (Kingsthorpe); Mrs. Les Boyle (Georgetown); Mrs. W. Simpson (Atherton).There are also 15 grandchildren. One sister, Mrs. J. Kahler senr. of Geham.
    survives him. The funeral took place at the Goombungee cemetery and there was a large gathering of mourners. The last rites were conducted by the Lutheran minister (Rev. Proeve) of Goombungee."

Children of Carl Herman Schmaling and Caroline Volkmann

Carl Herman (Charlie) Schmaling

M, b. 7 January 1890, d. 14 February 1954

Children of Carl Herman (Charlie) Schmaling and Elsia Amelia (Elsie) Zeller

Carolina Dora Schmaling

F, b. 1886, d. 1959
  • Carolina Dora Schmaling was born in 1886 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl Herman Schmaling and Caroline Volkmann.
  • At the age of 30 years, Carolina Dora Schmaling married Leslie Charles Boyle in 1916 in Queensland.
  • Carolina Dora Schmaling died in 1959 in Queensland.

Christian Frederick Schmaling

M, b. 22 December 1840, d. 15 May 1908

Christian Frederick Schmaling 1840-1908. Photo thanks to Dawn Lever
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling was born on 22 December 1840 in Germany.
  • He was the son of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Caroline Muller.
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling and his parents & siblings, immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1862. Christian and Carloine and their four children travelled on the Caesar Goddfrey leaving Hamburg on 25 Nov 1861 and arriving in Moreton Bay on 29 Jan 1862.

  • At the age of 26 years, Christian Frederick Schmaling married Johanna (Louise) Dunemann in 1867.
  • On 20 November 1871,his wife, Johanna (Louise) Dunemann died in Queensland.
  • At the age of 33 years, Christian Frederick Schmaling married Johanna Klemm in 1874 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 Frederick was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling and Johanna Klemm appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. Frederick was a farmer. Their son William also farmed at Goombungee.
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling died on 15 May 1908 in Queensland at age 67.
  • Christian was buried on 17 May 1908 in Douglas Cemetery.

Child of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Johanna (Louise) Dunemann

Children of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Johanna Klemm

Christian Frederick Schmaling

M, b. 1868

Christian Frederick Schmaling

M, b. 1812, d. 24 July 1896
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling was born in 1812 in Bussow, Prussia. He was the son of Christian Schmaling and Charlotte Lelliki.
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling married Caroline Muller circa 1839.
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling and Caroline Muller, immigrated to Moreton Bay in1862. Christian and Carloine and their four children travelled on the Caesar Goddfrey leaving Hamburg on 25 Nov 1861 and arriving in Moreton Bay on 29 Jan 1862.
  • In 1875 Christian applied for two land orders. However, after their arrival they were given by Mr W H Groom to a man who claiming to be Christian Schmaling, who then sold them on. When Christian enquired as to the whereabouts of the orders he was told that they had been sold, and could not be replaced. Many years of debate on behalf of William Groom and others resulted in confusiion. Christian was finally issued with new orders.
  • On 28 January 1895,his wife, Caroline Muller died in Queensland at age 77.
  • Christian Frederick Schmaling died on 24 July 1896 in Queensland.
  • Christian was buried in Clifton General Cemetery.

Children of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Caroline Muller

Dorothy Schmaling

F, b. circa 1923, d. 24 October 1992

Edward Schmaling

M, b. 1932, d. 9 June 1986

Edward John Schmaling

M, b. 22 June 1881, d. 20 March 1938

Children of Edward John Schmaling and Wilhelmine Augusta Keding

Eileen Schmaling

F, b. 23 May 1924, d. 26 September 2015

Elizabeth Schmaling

F, b. January 1899, d. April 1899
  • Elizabeth Schmaling was born in January 1899 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Lena Auguste Schmaling.
  • Elizabeth Schmaling died in April 1899 in Queensland. She was 4 months old.
  • Elizabeth was buried on 28 April 1899 in Douglas Cemetery.

Ernst Wilhelm (Ernest) Schmaling

M, b. 17 May 1905, d. 7 April 1981
  • Ernst Wilhelm (Ernest) Schmaling was born on 17 May 1905 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling and Augusta Albertina Welke.
  • Ernst Wilhelm (Ernest) Schmaling appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Douglas. He was a labourer.
  • At the age of 25 years, Ernst Wilhelm (Ernest) Schmaling married Millie Maud Oliver, daughter of Leonardt Oliver and Augusta Amelia Gesler, in 1931 in Queensland.
  • Ernst Wilhelm (Ernest) Schmaling and Millie Maud Oliver appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Douglas.
  • Ernst Wilhelm (Ernest) Schmaling died on 7 April 1981 in Queensland at age 75.
  • Ernst was buried on 9 April 1981 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LUTH1-00D-0012.

Evelyn Joan Schmaling

F, b. 26 April 1921, d. January 2011

Hedwig Louisa Marie Schmaling

F, b. 1884, d. 1963

Herbert Schmaling

M, b. 1916, d. 12 March 1981
  • Herbert Schmaling was born in 1916.
  • He was the son of Robert (Herman) Schmaling and Emilie Ottlie Welke.
  • Herbert Schmaling appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Anduramba, Crow's Nest. He was a labourer.
  • Herbert Schmaling died on 12 March 1981 in Queensland.
  • Herbert was buried on 16 March 1981 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LAWS1-00C-0007.

Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling

M, b. 1875, d. 8 February 1949

Johann Carl Schmaling 1875-1949. Photo thanks to Dawn Lever
  • Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling was born in 1875 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Johanna Klemm.
  • At the age of 23 years, Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling married Augusta Albertina Welke, daughter of Ludwig Welke and Karoline Maria Pacholke, on 12 October 1898 in Queensland.
  • Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling and Augusta Albertina Welke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Douglas. John was a farmer. A Fritz Schmaling also farmed at Douglas.
  • Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling and Augusta Albertina Welke appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Douglas, Crow's Nest. John was a farmer and Auguste carried out home duties.
  • On 12 February 1924,his wife, Augusta Albertina Welke died in Queensland at age 47.
  • At the age of 50 years, Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling married Augusta Amelia Gesler, daughter of August Martin Gesler and Caroline Eising, in 1925 in Queensland.
  • Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling and Augusta Amelia Gesler appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Douglas. John was a farmer.
  • Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling died on 8 February 1949 in Queensland.
  • Johann was buried on 9 February 1949 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LUTH1-00C-0004.

Children of Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling and Augusta Albertina Welke

Kenneth Alan Schmaling

M, b. 2 June 1927, d. 28 May 2011

Lena Auguste Schmaling

F, b. 1879, d. 30 August 1933
  • Lena Auguste Schmaling was born in 1879 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Johanna Klemm.
  • At the age of 20 years, Lena Auguste Schmaling married Alexander Heinrich August Gotz in 1899 in Queensland.
  • On 25 November 1899 Alexander's name was amongst those selectors listed in the Darling Downs Gazette who had given notice to apply for a Certificate of Fulfilment of Conditions at the Land Court on 6 Dec 1899. His selection number was 2035, Parish of Djuan.
  • Lena Auguste Schmaling and Alexander Heinrich August Gotz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Alexander was a farmer and Lena carried out home duties.
  • Lena Auguste Schmaling and Alexander Heinrich August Gotz appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1926 and 1930 living at Haden. Alexander was a farmer and Lena carried out home duties.
  • Lena Auguste Schmaling died on 30 August 1933.
  • Lena was buried on 31 August 1933 in Bergen Djuan Cemetery.

Children of Lena Auguste Schmaling and Alexander Heinrich August Gotz

Child of Lena Auguste Schmaling

Leslie Schmaling

M, b. 25 April 1934, d. 5 May 2006
  • Leslie Schmaling was born on 25 April 1934.
  • Leslie Schmaling died on 5 May 2006 at age 72.
  • Leslie was buried on 12 May 2006 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. LUTH1-00D-0015.

Ludwig Ferdinand Schmaling

M, b. 1886, d. 1888

Margaretha Schmaling

F, b. 1888, d. 1971
  • Margaretha Schmaling was born in 1888 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl Herman Schmaling and Caroline Volkmann.
  • At the age of 24 years, Margaretha Schmaling married Walter Simpson in 1912 in Queensland. Walter and Margaret moved to Atherton in 1912 where Watler worked in the timber industry. They had eight children. Walter died in 1948 at Atherton.
  • Margaretha Schmaling died in 1971 in Queensland.

Marie Louise Schmaling

F, b. 1851, d. 31 July 1933
  • Marie Louise Schmaling was born in 1851 in Neumark, Landkreis Weimarer Land, Thüringen, Germany.
  • She was the daughter of Christian Frederick Schmaling and Caroline Muller.
  • Marie Louise Schmaling and her parents & siblings, immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1862. Christian and Carloine and their four children travelled on the Caesar Goddfrey leaving Hamburg on 25 Nov 1861 and arriving in Moreton Bay on 29 Jan 1862.

  • At the age of 16 years, Marie Louise Schmaling married Johann Jost Joseph Kahler, son of Johann Heinrich (Henry) Kahler and Elizabeth Faust, on 28 May 1867 in Queensland.
  • On 27 February 1885,Marie Louise Schmaling's son, Phillip William Kahler was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.
  • On 2 May 1885,Marie Louise Schmaling's son, Reinhard Theodor Kahler was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery.
  • On 1 April 1912,her husband, Johann Jost Joseph Kahler died in Queensland.
  • Marie Louise Schmaling appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1926 living at Geham. She carried out home duties. Her son Carl was a farmer.
  • Marie Louise Schmaling died on 31 July 1933 in Queensland.
  • Marie was buried on 1 August 1933 in Cabarlah Cemetery.
  • On 6 September 1933 Marie Louise Schmaling's obituary appeared in Toowoomba Chronicle. It read:- An old resident of Geham District, Mrs Marie Louisa Kahler died recently at the advanced age of 84 years, and she has left a family of 10 children, 57 grandchildren and 58 great-grandchildren. Mrs Kahler was born in Blomenfelde, Prussia and arrived in Australia when she was 12 years old, the voyage in a sailing ship taking 16 weeks. With her parents Mrs Kahler went to Cecil Plains, where sheep farming was followed. Later the family went to Cabarlah where they resided for many years. She was married in 1867 to Johan Joseph Kahler at Cabarlah, and after spending a number of years there she went to Geham where her husband select land then known as Bloomfield. There they lived for forty years and raised a large and industrious family of sons and daughters. Mr Kahler passed away about 21 years ago. There are seven sons Messers - Christie, Henry, August, Joseph (of Geham), Charles (Oakey), Fred (Dubbo NSW), and Ernest (Cecil Plains). The daughters are Mesdames Horn (Goombungee), Dunnemann (Highfields) and Skinner (Murwillumbah NSW.)

Children of Marie Louise Schmaling and Johann Jost Joseph Kahler

Mary Caroline Schmaling

F, b. 30 November 1901, d. 11 June 1964
  • Mary Caroline Schmaling was born on 30 November 1901 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Johann (Frederick) Carl Schmaling and Augusta Albertina Welke.
  • At the age of 20 years, Mary Caroline Schmaling married Fritz Friedrich (Fred) Gesler, son of August Martin Gesler and Caroline Eising, in 1922 in Queensland.
  • Mary Caroline Schmaling appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Douglas. She carried out home duties.
  • She and Fritz Friedrich (Fred) Gesler appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Douglas, Goombungee. Fred was a farmer. His brothers August and Rudolph were also living at Douglas.
  • Mary Caroline Schmaling died on 11 June 1964 in Queensland at age 62.
  • Mary was buried on 13 July 1964 in Douglas Cemetery. SEC1-016-0010.

Minna Johanna Schmaling

F, b. 1889, d. 1969

Minna Johanna Schmaling (1889-1969) . Photo thanks to Dawn Lever.

Child of Minna Johanna Schmaling and August Ferdinand Welke

Percy Schmaling

M, b. 1911, d. 1911

Percy Schmaling

M, b. 1918, d. 8 September 1933

Robert (Herman) Schmaling

M, b. 1895, d. 19 July 1958

Robert Herman Schmaling 1895-1958. Photo thanks to Dawn Lever

Children of Robert (Herman) Schmaling and Emilie Ottlie Welke