William Frederick Tewes

M, b. 1914, d. 13 January 2010
  • William Frederick Tewes was born in 1914 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Conrad Gottfried Tewes and Mary Martha Krause.
  • William Frederick Tewes died on 13 January 2010.
  • He was buried in Nanango Cemetery.

Katherina Thackour

F, b. 1856, d. 1903
  • Katherina Thackour was born in 1856 in Austria.
  • Katherina Thackour married Anton Oliva, son of Anton's Father Oliva and Anton's Mother Unknown, circa 1878.
  • Katherina Thackour and Anton Oliva immigrated to Queensland on 25 August 1885. Anton 26 and Kate 29 travelled on the Wistow Hall with their children Anton 6, infant Amelia. Also with them was a Kate Oliva, aged 18 a domestic servant. The surname was spelt OLIVA and the family was from Austria.
  • Katherina Thackour died in 1903 in Queensland.

Children of Katherina Thackour and Anton Oliva

Abraham Thatcher

M, b. 1 April 1818, d. 1906
  • Abraham Thatcher was born on 1 April 1818 in Lancashire. He was the son of John and Maria.
  • At the age of 19 years, 7 months and 5 days, Abraham Thatcher married Mary Davies on 6 November 1837 in Shopshire, England. Abraham was a tailor.
  • Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Shropshire. Abraham 53, a carpet maker born Rochdals, and Mary 54 born Salop, lived with their children William 24, a joiner and Primitive Methodist Minister; Emma 20, a dressmaker; Jane 13 and Walter 11. All the children were born in Salop.
  • Abraham Thatcher died in 1906.

Children of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies

Emma Thatcher

F, b. 7 April 1851, d. 27 September 1930
  • Emma Thatcher was born on 7 April 1851 in Frankwell, Shropshire, England.
  • She was the daughter of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies.
  • Emma Thatcher's birth was registered in the Shrewbury, Shropshire Registration District in the June 1851 Quarter. Her father Abraham was a carpet maker and tailor.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Emma Thatcher was living in the household of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies in Shropshire. Abraham 53, a carpet maker born Rochdals, and Mary 54 born Salop, lived with their children William 24, a joiner and Primitive Methodist Minister; Emma 20, a dressmaker; Jane 13 and Walter 11. All the children were born in Salop.
  • At the age of 20 years, 3 months and 19 days, Emma Thatcher married Richard Askin on 26 July 1871 in Shropshire, England. At the time of his marriage he was a railway brakesman and Emma was a dressmaker. Richard and Emma lived in Shopshire, where Thomas was born, for a few years before moving down to Crewe in Cheshire where Mary Ann and Henry were born. They then moved back to Shopshire. Ada and Arthur were born there before the family left for Australia.
  • Emma Thatcher and Richard Askin immigrated to Queensland on 2 April 1883. Richard and Emma, both 32, travelled with their five children Thomas 10, Mary 8, Henry 7, Ada 4 and Arthur 2 on the Duke of Devonshire. According to Richard's obituary the family spent time in Cambooya before moving to Mount Pleasant, Geham and then Crow's Nest.
  • Emma Thatcher witnessed the marriage of John Barnes and Harriet Ann Thatcher on 3 May 1883 in Queensland; They were married at the residence of Richard Askin, North Street, Toowoomba. Harriet was the sister of the Rev Thatcher and Emma Thatcher, Richard Askin's wife.
    John and Harriet lived in a tent until he built a house of bush timber. Here they carried on dairying and cattle raising until retiring.
  • On 8 October 1898, The Queenslander published a list of selectors whose Agricultural Homestead applications had been accepted. Richard had selected 120 acres at Emu Creek.
  • Emma Thatcher and Richard Askin appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Mount Pleasant Post Office. Richard's occupation was given as a lengthsman.
  • Emma Thatcher and Richard Askin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Emu Creek. Richard was a farmer. Their sons Albert and Walter were teamsters at Emu Creek. Their daughter Annie carried out home duties. Son Arthur also worked as a teamster at Emu Creek & lived there with his wife Ellen.
  • Emma Thatcher and Richard Askin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1916 living at Crow's Nest. Richard was a farmer.
  • On 11 June 1919,her husband, Richard Askin died in Queensland at age 69. According to his death certificate he suffered from apoplexy and asthenia.
  • Emma Thatcher and Daisy Emma Askin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. Daisy was a shop assistant. Emma carried out home duties.
  • Emma Thatcher died on 27 September 1930 in Queensland at age 79.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00B-0023.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. Richard & Emma's names were amongst them.
    Memorial Plaque to Richard & Emma Askin - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Emma Thatcher and Richard Askin

Harriet Ann Thatcher

F, b. 8 February 1846, d. 26 July 1936

Harriet Barnes (nee Thatcher) with her daughters Ethel Jane and Lilly Harriet (on right). Photo thanks to [raydell]
  • Harriet Ann Thatcher was born on 11 January 1846 in Shropshire, England.
  • She was baptized on 8 February 1846 in Chad, Shropshire, England.
  • She was the daughter of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies.
  • At the age of 21 years, 9 months and 24 days, Harriet Ann Thatcher married David John Jones on 2 December 1867 in Primitive Methodist Chapel, Shrewsbury. David died in early 1870 in Shrewsbury aged 30 years.
  • Her marriage, at 24 years and 9 months, to Samuel Lawley was registered in the December 1870 Quarter in Shrewsbury Registration District. Samuel died in late 1871 in London aged 40 years.
  • She immigrated to Brisbane on 23 August 1882. She was 34 years old and arrived on the Manora.
  • At the age of 37 years, 2 months and 25 days, Harriet Ann Thatcher married John Barnes, son of Benjamin Prowse Barnes and Jane Badcock, on 3 May 1883 in Queensland. They were married at the residence of Richard Askin, North Street, Toowoomba. Harriet was the sister of the Rev Thatcher and Emma Thatcher, Richard Askin's wife.
    John and Harriet lived in a tent until he built a house of bush timber. Here they carried on dairying and cattle raising until retiring.
  • On 29 August 1892 John added the names of his children Lillian 6, and Ethel 5 to the list of children likely to attend the proposed new Moss View School that was to be established on land donated by Frank Gillies at Emu Creek. He lived on Portion 12 about 3 miles from the site. The children had never attended school.
  • Harriet Ann Thatcher and John Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Emu Creek. John was a grazier.
  • Harriet Ann Thatcher and John Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1912 and 1913 living at Crow's Nest. John was a farmer. Their daughter Lillian also lived in Crow's Nest.
  • Harriet Ann Thatcher and John Barnes appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Crow's Nest. John was a farmer/grazier.
  • Harriet Ann Thatcher witnessed the death of John Barnes on 7 February 1935 in Queensland.
  • Harriet Ann Thatcher died on 26 July 1936 in Queensland at age 90.
  • She was buried after 27 July 1936 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. John & Harriet's names were amongst them.
    Memorial Plaque to John & Harriet Barnes - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Harriet Ann Thatcher and John Barnes

Jane Thatcher

F, b. 1857
  • Jane Thatcher was born in 1857 in England.
  • She was the daughter of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Jane Thatcher was living in the household of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies in Shropshire. Abraham 53, a carpet maker born Rochdals, and Mary 54 born Salop, lived with their children William 24, a joiner and Primitive Methodist Minister; Emma 20, a dressmaker; Jane 13 and Walter 11. All the children were born in Salop.

Reverend Thomas Thatcher

M, b. 28 March 1844, d. 20 September 1913
  • Reverend Thomas Thatcher was born on 28 March 1844 in Shopshire, England.
  • He was the son of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies.
  • Thomas completed mission work in South Africa.
  • In May 1878 Thomas moved from Ipswich to begin preaching in Brisbane.
  • In 1880 was appointed to the Toowoomba Circuit of the Primitive Methodist Mission.
  • On 10 November 1880, a fund raising event was held for the ensuing the newly built Perseverence Primitive Methodist Church, which cost £41, excluding gratuitous labour, was opened free of debt. Joseph Cossart acted as steward for the meeting which was chaired by Rev Thomas Thatcher, and attended by Mr Munro, Mr Littleton, Mr Mitchell, Mr Stone, and Mr Merritt. A special thanks went to William Gunter.
  • On 17 April 1881 Thomas preached the opening sermon in the newly built Crow's Nest Primitive Methodist
    Church.
  • On 24 March 1883 Rev Thatcher and J T Littleton attended the Anniversary of the Raff Street Primitive Methodist Church.
  • William Henry King Hamlyn and Martha Colcough Maguire were married by Reverend Thomas Thatcher on 24 January 1885 in Highfields; They were married at the residence of her father by Rev T Thatcher of Laidley.
  • In 1889 Thomas was a preacher with the Primitive Methodist Church at Laidley.
  • In December 1893 Thomas and his family moved to Toowoomba and rented a house at the Range for a month.
  • On 31 July 1895 The Darling Downs Gazette reported: " THE.REV. MR. THATCHER. The many friends of this gentleman will regret to learn he is suffering from the effects of an accident he met with on Sunday night when returning from holding service at Cabarlah. It appears that his vehicle was upset by some means, and he was thrown out, receiving a scalp wound and other bruises. We learn learn is doing as well as can be expected."
  • Reverend Thomas Thatcher died on 20 September 1913 in Queensland at age 69.

Walter Thatcher

M, b. June 1859, d. 3 December 1900
  • Walter Thatcher's birth was registered in the Shrewsbury, Shropshire Registration District in the June 1859 Quarter.
  • He was the son of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Walter Thatcher was living in the household of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies in Shropshire. Abraham 53, a carpet maker born Rochdals, and Mary 54 born Salop, lived with their children William 24, a joiner and Primitive Methodist Minister; Emma 20, a dressmaker; Jane 13 and Walter 11. All the children were born in Salop.
  • Walter Thatcher died on 3 December 1900 in Queensland at age 41. The Queensland Times reported: "DEATH OF MR. WALTER THATCHER. IT is with a feeling of the deepest regret (writes our Laidley correspondent) that I have to chronicle the death of Mr. Walter Thatcher, one of Laidley's most esteemed residents. Six weeks ago Mr. Thatcher took suddenly ill, his malady being enteric fever in a most malignant form. On Monday evening it was evident that he was sinking rapidly and shortly after mid-night he passeed quietly away. The funeral took place on Tuesday afternoon last and was the largest ever witnessed in Laidley."

William Thatcher

M, b. 1847
  • William Thatcher was born in 1847 in England.
  • He was the son of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census William Thatcher was living in the household of Abraham Thatcher and Mary Davies in Shropshire. Abraham 53, a carpet maker born Rochdals, and Mary 54 born Salop, lived with their children William 24, a joiner and Primitive Methodist Minister; Emma 20, a dressmaker; Jane 13 and Walter 11. All the children were born in Salop.

Eliza Theobald

F, b. 20 October 1881, d. 10 April 1932

Grave of Eliza (1881-1932) Theobald and her mother Emma (1855-1942) Theobald - Crows Nest Cemetery. Photo thanks to Jaclynn McKenzie
Photograph by Picasa
  • Eliza Theobald was born on 20 October 1881 in Yorkshire, England.
  • She was the daughter of William Theobald and Emma Finch.
  • Eliza Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Glenaven, Queensland. She most likely lived with her parents and sister Ellen.
  • She appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Theobald and Emma Finch in 1930 in Anduramba. William was a farmer. Their daughters Eliza, Emily and Ellen carried out home duties while son George was a farmer.
  • Eliza Theobald died on 10 April 1932 in Queensland at age 50.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00E-0024.

Ellen Theobald

F, b. 2 November 1884, d. 12 February 1966
  • Ellen Theobald was born on 2 November 1884 in Yorkshire, England.
  • She was the daughter of William Theobald and Emma Finch.
  • Ellen Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll with Emma Finch and William Theobald in 1908 in Glenaven. William was a farmer and both Emma and Ellen carried out home duties.
  • Ellen Theobald witnessed the marriage of Margaret Emma Theobald and Henry Fletcher Hunt on 1 August 1910 in Queensland. They were married in the residence of William Hunt in Crow's Nest. Henry was a carrier living at Crow's Nest and she a spinster living at Glenaven. His father was a grazier and hers a farmer. They were married according to the rites of the Methodist Church. Witness to the marriage were Arthur Charles Lawton and Ellen Theobold.
  • Ellen Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Theobald and Emma Finch in 1930 in Anduramba. William was a farmer. Their daughters Eliza, Emily and Ellen carried out home duties while son George was a farmer.
  • Ellen Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Anduramba. She carried out home duties.
  • Ellen Theobald died on 12 February 1966 in Queensland at age 81.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00E-0043.

Emily Theobald

F, b. 13 November 1879, d. 6 September 1948
  • Emily Theobald was born on 13 November 1879 in Yorkshire, England.
  • She was the daughter of William Theobald and Emma Finch.
  • At the age of 19 years, 3 months and 10 days, Emily Theobald married James Motley on 23 February 1899 in Glenaven, Queensland.
  • Emily Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. James was a farmer.
  • She and James Motley appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. James was a farmer. Their daughters Agnes and Mary Ann gave their address as Glenaven. They most likely lived with her parents. Son William also farmed at Glenaven.
  • Emily Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Theobald and Emma Finch in 1930 in Anduramba. William was a farmer. Their daughters Eliza, Emily and Ellen carried out home duties while son George was a farmer.
  • On 14 December 1933,her husband, James Motley died in Queensland at age 67.
  • Emily Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Glenaven. She carried out home duties and most likely lived with her daugthers Elizabeth and Glenie.
  • Emily Theobald died on 6 September 1948 in Queensland at age 68.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church fence. James and Emily's names were amongst them.
    Pioneer Plaque to James and Emily Motley - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Emily Theobald and James Motley

George Theobald

M, b. 2 November 1895, d. 3 June 1980
  • George Theobald was born on 2 November 1895 in Glenaven, Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Theobald and Emma Finch.
  • George Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Theobald and Emma Finch in 1930 in Anduramba. William was a farmer. Their daughters Eliza, Emily and Ellen carried out home duties while son George was a farmer.
  • George Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Anduramba. He was a farmer.
  • George Theobald died on 3 June 1980 in Queensland at age 84.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00E-0042.

Margaret Emma Theobald

F, b. 5 August 1889, d. 25 June 1926
  • Margaret Emma Theobald was born on 5 August 1889 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William Theobald and Emma Finch.
  • At the age of 20 years, 11 months and 27 days, Margaret Emma Theobald married Henry Fletcher Hunt, son of William Hunt and Sarah Carter, on 1 August 1910 in Queensland. They were married in the residence of William Hunt in Crow's Nest. Henry was a carrier living at Crow's Nest and she a spinster living at Glenaven. His father was a grazier and hers a farmer. They were married according to the rites of the Methodist Church. Witness to the marriage were Arthur Charles Lawton and Ellen Theobold.
    Henry Fletcher Hunt & Margaret Emma Theobald on their wedding day 1 Aug 1910 at Margaret's parents home in Crow's Nest- photo thanks to Jaclynn McKenzie
  • Margaret Emma Theobald and Henry Fletcher Hunt appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Googa. Henry was a farmer.
  • Margaret Emma Theobald and Henry Fletcher Hunt moved to an unknown place before 1921.the family moved to Beaudesert.
  • Margaret Emma Theobald and Henry Fletcher Hunt moved to Kadanga Valley in 1924.
  • Margaret Emma Theobald died on 25 June 1926 in Queensland at age 36. She died from complications following a spleen operation.
  • She was buried on 26 June 1926 in Gympie Cemetery.
    Gympie grave of Margaret Emma Hunt (nee Theobald) 1889-1926 - Married Henry Hunt in Crow's Nest 1910. Photo thanks to Jaclynn McKenzie

Child of Margaret Emma Theobald and Henry Fletcher Hunt

William Theobald

M, b. 1853, d. 28 October 1948
  • William Theobald was born in 1853 in England. He was the son of William Theobald and Margareta Scriviener.
  • At the age of 25 years, William Theobald married Emma Finch, daughter of Nathan Finch and Ellen Carder, on 26 December 1878 in Brampton Birlow, Yorkshire, England.
  • William Theobald and Emma Finch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. William was a farmer.
  • William Theobald and Emma Finch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Glenaven. William was a farmer and both Emma and Ellen carried out home duties.
  • William Theobald, as the father of the bride, attended the wedding of Margaret Emma Theobald and Henry Fletcher Hunt on 1 August 1910 in Queensland. They were married in the residence of William Hunt in Crow's Nest. Henry was a carrier living at Crow's Nest and she a spinster living at Glenaven. His father was a grazier and hers a farmer. They were married according to the rites of the Methodist Church. Witness to the marriage were Arthur Charles Lawton and Ellen Theobold.
  • William Theobald and Emma Finch appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Anduramba. William was a farmer. Their daughters Eliza, Emily and Ellen carried out home duties while son George was a farmer.
  • On 13 January 1942,his wife, Emma Finch died in Anduramba, Queensland, at age 86.
  • William Theobald appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Anduramba. He was a farmer. His son George and daughter Ellen most likely lived with him.
  • William Theobald died on 28 October 1948 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00E-0026.
    Grave of William Theobald 1853-1948 - Crows Nest Cemetery. Photo thanks to Jaclynn McKenzie
    Photograph by Picasa
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church building and fence. Will and Emma's names were amongst them along with those of their daughters Eliza and Margaret.
    Pioneer Plaque to Will and Emma Theobold - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of William Theobald and Emma Finch

Willliam Theobald

M, b. 28 August 1891, d. 3 September 1891

Simon Thetford

M

Elizabeth Thickines

F, b. 1560, d. 21 March 1624
  • Elizabeth Thickines was born in 1560 in Essex.
  • At the age of 21 years, Elizabeth Thickines married Robert Harrington on 1 May 1581 in Black Notley.
  • At the age of 34 years, Elizabeth Thickines married Nicholas Wilber in 1594 in Lancashire.
  • Elizabeth Thickines died on 21 March 1624 in Essex.
  • She was buried in Essex.

Children of Elizabeth Thickines and Robert Harrington

Child of Elizabeth Thickines and Nicholas Wilber

Augusta Emma Thiemann

F, b. 1884, d. 1975

Children of Augusta Emma Thiemann and Carl Frederick Wilhelm Reinke

Alex Thies

M, b. 1903, d. 1981

Anne Thies

F, b. 1885, d. 1885

Belinda Sarah Minne Friedriche Thies

F, b. 1900, d. 1928
  • Belinda Sarah Minne Friedriche Thies was born in 1900 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies and Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross.
  • Belinda Sarah Minne Friedriche Thies commenced school at Pinelands State School on 25 April 1906. She was 5 years and 10 months old. Her father was a farmer at Pinelands at the time. She left in 1913.
  • Belinda Sarah Minne Friedriche Thies died in 1928 in Queensland.

Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies

M, b. 1869, d. 1938
  • Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies was born in 1869 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Heinrich (Henry) Thies and Wilhelmina Dorothea Hauf.
  • At the age of 25 years, Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies married Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross, daughter of Abraham Humberdross and Friedrike Amelia Carolina Wassmund, in 1894 in Queensland.
  • Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies and Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. Carl was a carpenter and Minnie carried out domestic duties.
  • On 17 October 1904 Carl and Wilhelmine enrolled their sons Walter 9, Gordon 5 and Norman 7 in the Pinelands State School. He was a farmer (Presbyterian) at Pinelands. Belinda commenced school there in 1906, Alex in 1908, Harry 1910, Maudie 1913, Lilah 1915, Violet 1918 and Noel 1920.
  • Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies and Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1908 and 1913 living at Crow's Nest. Carl was a carpenter and Wilhelmine carried out domestic duties. His brother William farmed at Djuan.
  • Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies and Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Carl was a farmer.
  • Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies died in 1938 in Glenaven, Queensland.
  • He was buried on 11 April 1938 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  • The following article appeared in the The Courier Mail on 19 April 1938. "CROW'S NEST The death is announced of Mr. Carl Frederick Thies aged 69. He was born at Jondaryan, and was one of the first settlers at Gowrie Flat (now Djuan, where he helped to build the first school there). Later he went to Toowoombo for five years, but returned to the land and selected at Pinelands, where he was instrumental in building the old Plnelands school. After living at Pinelands for 22 years he moved with his family to Emu Creek, and lived there for five years. Before his death he was living in retirement in Glenaven. He leaves his widow, six sons— Messrs. Walter C. (Windsor), N. R. (Richmond), G. (Nanango), A (Woodford) H. (Kingaroy), and N. Thies (Glenaven), and three daughters— Mesdames S. Skinner(Merfvale station). F. Mitchell (Crows Nest), and R. Genrlch (Glenaven.)"

Children of Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies and Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross

Cecil Adolphus Thies

M, b. 1903
  • Cecil Adolphus Thies was born in 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and Mary Leahy.
  • At the age of 26 years, Cecil Adolphus Thies married Ivy Dorothy Gammon, daughter of Samuel George Gammon and Jane Forbes, in 1929 in Queensland.
  • Cecil Adolphus Thies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Nutgrove. Cecil was a farmer.
  • Cecil Adolphus Thies married Violet Lillian Searle, the daughter of James Searle and Eliza Louisa Ridgway
    circa 1945 in Queensland.

Evelyn Mary Thies

F, b. 1901

George Thies

M, b. 8 January 1921, d. 5 November 1999
  • George Thies was born on 8 January 1921.
  • He was the son of William Thies and Anna Augusta Pukallus.
  • George Thies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Thornville. He was a farmer and most likely lived with his mother Annie.
  • George Thies died on 5 November 1999 at age 78.
  • He was buried on 9 November 1999 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Gordon Thies

M, b. 1898, d. 1980
  • Gordon Thies was born in 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies and Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross.
  • Gordon Thies commenced school at Pinelands on 17 October 1904. His brothers Walter and Norman also attended. Gordon was 6 years and 5 months old. He left the school in Jun 1911. Their father was a farmer at Pinelands.
  • He was living in Nanango at the time of the death of his father Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies in 1938. Carls's obituary read "CROW'S NEST The death is announced of Mr. Carl Frederick Thies aged 69. He was born at Jondaryan, and was one of the first settlers at Gowrie Flat (now Djuan, where he helped to build the first school there). Later he went to Toowoombo for five years, but returned to the land and selected at Pinelands, where he was instrumental in building the old Plnelands school. After living at Pinelands for 22 years he moved with his family to Emu Creek, and lived there for five years. Before his death he was living in retirement in Glenaven. He leaves his widow, six sons— Messrs. Walter C. (Windsor), N. R. (Richmond), G. (Nanango), A (Woodford) H. (Kingaroy), and N. Thies (Glenaven), and three daughters— Mesdames S. Skinner(Merfvale station). F. Mitchell (Crows Nest), and R. Genrlch (Glenaven.)"

  • At the age of 43 years, Gordon Thies married Annie Lavinia Hudson on 20 December 1941 in Queensland.
  • Gordon Thies died in 1980 in Queensland.

Harry Thies

M, b. 1904, d. 1976
  • Harry Thies was born in 1904 in Queensland. He married Mary Gwenldoline Hanwright in 1935.
  • He was the son of Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies and Wilhelmine Maria Albertine (Minnie) Humberdross.
  • Harry Thies commenced school at Pinelands State School on 31 October 1910. He was 5 years old. His father was a farmer at Pinelands at the time. He left the school in Nov 1917.
  • At the age of 31 years, Harry Thies married Mary Gwendoline Hanwright on 28 August 1935 in Queensland.
  • He was living in Kingaroy at the time of the death of his father Carl Diederich (Frederick) Thies in 1938. Carls's obituary read "CROW'S NEST The death is announced of Mr. Carl Frederick Thies aged 69. He was born at Jondaryan, and was one of the first settlers at Gowrie Flat (now Djuan, where he helped to build the first school there). Later he went to Toowoombo for five years, but returned to the land and selected at Pinelands, where he was instrumental in building the old Plnelands school. After living at Pinelands for 22 years he moved with his family to Emu Creek, and lived there for five years. Before his death he was living in retirement in Glenaven. He leaves his widow, six sons— Messrs. Walter C. (Windsor), N. R. (Richmond), G. (Nanango), A (Woodford) H. (Kingaroy), and N. Thies (Glenaven), and three daughters— Mesdames S. Skinner(Merfvale station). F. Mitchell (Crows Nest), and R. Genrlch (Glenaven.)"

  • Harry Thies died in 1976 in Queensland.

Heinrich (Henry) Thies

M, b. 1840, d. 1912
  • Heinrich (Henry) Thies was born in 1840 in Germany. He was the son of John Deiderich Thies and Maria Oerding.
  • He immigrated to Queensland on 5 September 1863. Heinrich, aged 23, travelled on the Beausite.
  • At the age of 24 years, Heinrich (Henry) Thies married Wilhelmina Dorothea Hauf, daughter of Carl Heinrich Hauf and Martha Katherina Meyer (Meir), in 1864 in Queensland.
  • Heinrich (Henry) Thies witnessed the death of William Gillis on 23 October 1882 in Gowrie Little Plain, Queensland; William died of an unknown cause and was buried by order of the Police Magistrate. His son William was the informant of his father's death and he was shown as 76 years old, a blacksmith, born Co. Cork and in the Colony for 35 years. According to William, William senior was married in Brisbane 35 years prior to his death. His children were listed as Frank 30, Ellen 28, Kate 26, William 23, Alice 21, Agnes 20 and Ida 10 (all of the children were actually 2 years older than this).
    The following article appeared in the Darling Downs Gazette dated 25th October 1882 "PAINFULLY SUDDEN DEATH - Through the courtesy of the police, we learn of the sudden death of Mr William Gillis, of Gowrie Little Plain. The sad event occurred about noon on Monday last. The deceased was in the act of stooping to pick up some nails when he fell over, and on being raised expired after a few moments in the arms of his son in law. The deceased who was much respected was about seventy years of age and leaves a widow and children and grandchildren. He had for a long period been a resident in the district."
  • Heinrich (Henry) Thies died in 1912 in Queensland.

Children of Heinrich (Henry) Thies and Wilhelmina Dorothea Hauf

Henry Thies

M, b. 14 November 1874, d. 20 March 1876