Hannah Tessyman

F, b. 16 September 1797, d. December 1864
  • Hannah Tessyman was born on 16 September 1797 in Stockton-on-the-Forest.
  • She was the daughter of James Tessyman and Jane Unknown.
  • Hannah Tessyman was baptized on 24 September 1797 in Stockton-on-the-Forest.
  • At the age of 31 years, 4 months and 18 days, Hannah Tessyman married Charles Robinson, son of Mary Robinson, on 3 February 1829 in Stockton-on-the-Forest.
  • Hannah Tessyman and Charles Robinson appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Tollerton. The census record shows Charles as a Herder, aged 50, born in county, living with his wife Hannah, 40, son Charles 6, and son/grandson Joseph 5.
  • Hannah Tessyman and Charles Robinson appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Tollerton. Charles senior is shown as a 60 year old pig butcher, born Stillington, living wtih his wife Hannah aged 54, a charwoman born Stockton, and his son Charles 16 a bricklayer, born Tollerton.
  • On 4 August 1860,her husband, Charles Robinson died in Yorkshire at age 71. He was an agricultural labourer, aged 71. His death was witnessed by his wife Hannah.
  • There is a death of a Charles Robinson recorded in the Yorkshire North Riding in September 1860, however, this may not be the correct date of death for this Charles Robinson.
  • Hannah Tessyman appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Tollerton. Hannah is shown as 63 years old, a butchers widow, born Stockton, head of family living with son Charles aged 26 born Tollerton a Tile Maker.
  • There is a death of a Hannah Tessyman recorded in the Great Ouseburn, Yorkshire North Riding in December 1864, however, this may not be the correct date of death for thisHannah Tessyman.

Child of Hannah Tessyman and Charles Robinson

James Tessyman

M, b. circa 1760
  • James Tessyman was born circa 1760.
  • James Tessyman married Jane Unknown circa 1790.

Child of James Tessyman and Jane Unknown

Marie Testas

F, b. circa 1710

Children of Marie Testas and Jean Cossart Fifteenth

Carl Tetzlaff

M, b. circa 1860, d. 1888

Herman Wilhelm Tetzlaff

M, b. circa 1870, d. 1929
  • Herman Wilhelm Tetzlaff was born circa 1870. He was the son of Edward August Tetzlaff and Caroline Davers.
  • Herman Wilhelm Tetzlaff married Otilie Emily Abel, daughter of Ferdinand Abel and Caroline Matzke, in 1894 in Queensland.
  • Herman Wilhelm Tetzlaff died in 1929 in Queensland.

Evelyn Winifred Tevelein

F, b. circa 1910, d. 22 May 1999

Anna Emilie Tewes

F, b. 1883, d. 1981
  • Anna Emilie Tewes was born in 1883 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling.
  • On 8 March 1906 the property of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling was mortgaged. Anna Emilie Tewes was a beneficiary - The Brisbane Courier reported"- " Estate OF H. TEWES In Chambers yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb, application was made by Mr. F. G. Hamilton (instructed by Mr. T. B. Hunter) for leave to mortgage land in the estate of Heinrich Tewes, late of Djuan, near Crow's Nest, farmer, deceased, for the purpose of paying off two of the beneficiaries. It was explained that the latter, who were the elder children of the deceased, others being under age, were pressing for payment of their respective shares, and it was desired to pay them, and at the same time preserve the bulk of the property for the other beneficiaries. His Honour gave leave to mortgage certain of the property for not exceeding £200 for five years at 7 per cent, for the purpose of paying the claimants in question."
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  • At the age of 30 years, Anna Emilie Tewes married August Wilhelm Vonhoff, son of Karl Vonhoff and Christine/Ernestina Ulrich, on 12 February 1913 in Queensland.
  • Anna Emilie Tewes and August Wilhelm Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Goombungee.
  • Anna Emilie Tewes and August Wilhelm Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Goombungee. August was a labourer.
  • On 24 September 1946,her husband, August Wilhelm Vonhoff died in Queensland.
  • Anna Emilie Tewes died in 1981 in Queensland.

Child of Anna Emilie Tewes

Children of Anna Emilie Tewes and August Wilhelm Vonhoff

Annie Mary Tewes

F, b. 1912

Carl (Heinrich) Tewes

M, b. circa 1845, d. 1888
  • Carl (Heinrich) Tewes was born circa 1845. He was the son of Conrad Tewes and Elizabeth Henke.
  • Carl (Heinrich) Tewes married Anna Louise Sperling, daughter of Johann Gotleib Sperling and Louise Roefke, in 1879 in Queensland.
  • Carl (Heinrich) Tewes died in 1888 in Queensland.
  • On 8 March 1906 The Brisbane Courier reported"- " Estate OF H. TEWES In Chambers yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb, application was made by Mr. F. G. Hamilton (instructed by Mr. T. B. Hunter) for leave to mortgage land in the estate of Heinrich Tewes, late of Djuan, near Crow's Nest, farmer, deceased, for the purpose of paying off two of the beneficiaries. It was explained that the latter, who were the elder children of the deceased, others being under age, were pressing for payment of their respective shares, and it was desired to pay them, and at the same time preserve the bulk of the property for the other beneficiaries. His Honour gave leave to mortgage certain of the property for not exceeding £200 for five years at 7 per cent, for the purpose of paying the claimants in question."

Children of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling

Charles Gottfried Tewes

M, b. 1908, d. 3 February 1978
  • Charles Gottfried Tewes was born in 1908 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Conrad Gottfried Tewes and Mary Martha Krause.
  • Charles Gottfried Tewes died on 3 February 1978 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Nanango Cemetery.

Charles Henry Tewes

M, b. 1882, d. 1883

Clara Martha Tewes

F, b. 1910

Conrad Gottfried Tewes

M, b. 1881, d. 28 January 1961
  • Conrad Gottfried Tewes was born in 1881 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling.
  • Conrad Gottfried Tewes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). Conrad was a labourer.
  • On 8 March 1906 the property of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling was mortgaged. Conrad Gottfried Tewes was a beneficiary - The Brisbane Courier reported"- " Estate OF H. TEWES In Chambers yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb, application was made by Mr. F. G. Hamilton (instructed by Mr. T. B. Hunter) for leave to mortgage land in the estate of Heinrich Tewes, late of Djuan, near Crow's Nest, farmer, deceased, for the purpose of paying off two of the beneficiaries. It was explained that the latter, who were the elder children of the deceased, others being under age, were pressing for payment of their respective shares, and it was desired to pay them, and at the same time preserve the bulk of the property for the other beneficiaries. His Honour gave leave to mortgage certain of the property for not exceeding £200 for five years at 7 per cent, for the purpose of paying the claimants in question."
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  • At the age of 27 years, Conrad Gottfried Tewes married Mary Martha Krause, daughter of Gustave Krause and Henrietta Pukallus, in 1908 in Queensland.
  • In December 1915,Conrad Gottfried Tewes's son, Henry Ferdinand Tewes was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00F-0009.
  • Conrad Gottfried Tewes died on 28 January 1961 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Nanango Cemetery.

Children of Conrad Gottfried Tewes and Mary Martha Krause

Dorothea Louise Tewes

F, b. 4 March 1887, d. 14 November 1978
  • Dorothea Louise Tewes was born on 4 March 1887 in Highfields, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling.
  • On 8 March 1906 the property of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling was mortgaged. Dorothea Louise Tewes was a beneficiary - The Brisbane Courier reported"- " Estate OF H. TEWES In Chambers yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb, application was made by Mr. F. G. Hamilton (instructed by Mr. T. B. Hunter) for leave to mortgage land in the estate of Heinrich Tewes, late of Djuan, near Crow's Nest, farmer, deceased, for the purpose of paying off two of the beneficiaries. It was explained that the latter, who were the elder children of the deceased, others being under age, were pressing for payment of their respective shares, and it was desired to pay them, and at the same time preserve the bulk of the property for the other beneficiaries. His Honour gave leave to mortgage certain of the property for not exceeding £200 for five years at 7 per cent, for the purpose of paying the claimants in question."
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  • At the age of 22 years, 11 months and 12 days, Dorothea Louise Tewes married William Robert August Vonhoff, son of Wilhelm August Robert Vonhoff and Mathilde Louisa Ulriche Brunn, on 16 February 1910 in Queensland.
  • Dorothea Louise Tewes and William Robert August Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1954 living at Groomsville. William was a farmer and Dorothea carried out home duties.
  • Dorothea Louise Tewes and William Robert August Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1963 and 1968 living at Oxford Street, Crow's Nest.
  • On 5 June 1971,her husband, William Robert August Vonhoff died in Queensland at age 82.
  • Dorothea Louise Tewes appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1972 living at Oxford Street, Crow's Nest.
  • She and Paul Robert Vonhoff appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1977 living at Oxford Street, Crow's Nest. Paul was a labourer.
  • Dorothea Louise Tewes died on 14 November 1978 in Queensland at age 91.
  • She was buried on 17 November 1978 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Children of Dorothea Louise Tewes and William Robert August Vonhoff

Edward Frederik Michael Tewes

M, b. 1885, d. October 1936
  • Edward Frederik Michael Tewes was also known as Theodor Frederick Michael Tewes.
  • He was born in 1885.
  • He was the son of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling.
  • On 8 March 1906 the property of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling was mortgaged. Edward Frederik Michael Tewes was a beneficiary - The Brisbane Courier reported"- " Estate OF H. TEWES In Chambers yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb, application was made by Mr. F. G. Hamilton (instructed by Mr. T. B. Hunter) for leave to mortgage land in the estate of Heinrich Tewes, late of Djuan, near Crow's Nest, farmer, deceased, for the purpose of paying off two of the beneficiaries. It was explained that the latter, who were the elder children of the deceased, others being under age, were pressing for payment of their respective shares, and it was desired to pay them, and at the same time preserve the bulk of the property for the other beneficiaries. His Honour gave leave to mortgage certain of the property for not exceeding £200 for five years at 7 per cent, for the purpose of paying the claimants in question."
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  • At the age of 26 years, Edward Frederik Michael Tewes married Lily Bretz, daughter of John Bretz and Sarah Ann Boyce, in 1911 in Queensland.
  • In August 1914,Edward Frederik Michael Tewes's daughter, Isabell Tewes was buried in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00F-0006.
  • Edward Frederik Michael Tewes died in October 1936 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 24 October 1936 in Toowong Cemetery.

Child of Edward Frederik Michael Tewes and Lily Bretz

Elizabeth Augusta Tewes

F, b. 1880
  • Elizabeth Augusta Tewes was born in 1880 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling.
  • At the age of 21 years, Elizabeth Augusta Tewes married Peter George Keddie in 1901 in Queensland.
  • On 8 March 1906 the property of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling was mortgaged. Elizabeth Augusta Tewes was a beneficiary - The Brisbane Courier reported"- " Estate OF H. TEWES In Chambers yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb, application was made by Mr. F. G. Hamilton (instructed by Mr. T. B. Hunter) for leave to mortgage land in the estate of Heinrich Tewes, late of Djuan, near Crow's Nest, farmer, deceased, for the purpose of paying off two of the beneficiaries. It was explained that the latter, who were the elder children of the deceased, others being under age, were pressing for payment of their respective shares, and it was desired to pay them, and at the same time preserve the bulk of the property for the other beneficiaries. His Honour gave leave to mortgage certain of the property for not exceeding £200 for five years at 7 per cent, for the purpose of paying the claimants in question."
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Child of Elizabeth Augusta Tewes

Henry Tewes

M, b. circa 1855, d. 1924
  • Henry Tewes was born circa 1855. He was the son of Conrad Tewes and Anna Below.
  • Henry Tewes married Sarah Ann Izzard, daughter of William Izzard and Ann Maria Martin, in 1877 in Queensland.
  • Henry Tewes witnessed the marriage of Thomas Williams and Charlotte Harris on 17 August 1886 in Queensland; Witnesses to the marriage were Henry and Sarah Tewes.
  • Henry Tewes and Sarah Ann Izzard appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). Henry was a farmer.
  • Henry Tewes and Sarah Ann Izzard appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Koojarewon. Henry was a farmer.
  • On 19 August 1923,his wife, Sarah Ann Izzard died in Queensland at age 65.
  • Henry Tewes died in 1924 in Queensland.

Henry Ferdinand Tewes

M, b. 1911, d. 2 December 1915
  • Henry Ferdinand Tewes was born in 1911 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Conrad Gottfried Tewes and Mary Martha Krause.
  • Henry Ferdinand Tewes died on 2 December 1915 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in December 1915 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00F-0009.

Hilda Augusta Tewes

F, b. 1897, d. 1983

Child of Hilda Augusta Tewes and Johann Carl Briese

Isabell Tewes

F, b. 7 August 1914, d. 13 August 1914
  • Isabell Tewes was born on 7 August 1914 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Frederik Michael Tewes and Lily Bretz.
  • Isabell Tewes died on 13 August 1914 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in August 1914 in Cabarlah Cemetery. LUTH1-00F-0006.

Maria Martha Tewes

F, b. 1888, d. 1968
  • Maria Martha Tewes was born in 1888 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling.
  • On 8 March 1906 the property of Carl (Heinrich) Tewes and Anna Louise Sperling was mortgaged. Maria Martha Tewes was a beneficiary - The Brisbane Courier reported"- " Estate OF H. TEWES In Chambers yesterday, before his Honour Mr. Justice Chubb, application was made by Mr. F. G. Hamilton (instructed by Mr. T. B. Hunter) for leave to mortgage land in the estate of Heinrich Tewes, late of Djuan, near Crow's Nest, farmer, deceased, for the purpose of paying off two of the beneficiaries. It was explained that the latter, who were the elder children of the deceased, others being under age, were pressing for payment of their respective shares, and it was desired to pay them, and at the same time preserve the bulk of the property for the other beneficiaries. His Honour gave leave to mortgage certain of the property for not exceeding £200 for five years at 7 per cent, for the purpose of paying the claimants in question."
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  • At the age of 19 years, Maria Martha Tewes married Herman Edward Krause, son of Gustave Krause and Henrietta Pukallus, in 1907 in Queensland.
  • Maria Martha Tewes died in 1968 in Queensland.

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.