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
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  • 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
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  • 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

Henry Thies

M, b. 1877, d. 22 July 1951

Henry Adolf Thies

M, b. 13 August 1895, d. 14 August 1895
  • Henry Adolf Thies was born on 13 August 1895 in Queensland.
  • Henry Adolf Thies died on 14 August 1895 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and Mary Fredricke Kiehm.
  • Henry Adolf Thies was buried on 16 August 1895 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Irene Doris Thies

F, b. 1910

James Thies

M, b. 20 May 1881, d. 1978

Children of James Thies and Amelia Louisa Kuhl

Jim Roy Thies

M, b. 5 December 1908
  • Jim Roy Thies was born on 5 December 1908 in Toowoomba.
  • He was the son of James Thies and Amelia Louisa Kuhl.
  • Jim Roy Thies enlisted in the Australian Army on 15 April 1942 in Jandowae His service number was Q225728, he was living at Jandowae at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his wife Edna. He was discharged on 9 Aug 1944 with the rank of Private in the 7th Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps. He was also a attached to the Convalencent Corps.

Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies

M, b. 1870, d. 6 September 1953
  • Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies was born in 1870 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Heinrich (Henry) Thies and Wilhelmina Dorothea Hauf.
  • At the age of 24 years, Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies married Mary Fredricke Kiehm in 1894 in Queensland.
  • On 3 December 1897,his wife, Mary Fredricke Kiehm died in Queensland.
  • At the age of 28 years, Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies married Mary Leahy on 8 December 1898 in Queensland. She stated she was 28 years old on her marriage certificate.
  • In 1901 Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and John Nicholas Thies lived in Djuan. John and Adolf (Johann Heinrich Adolf) were listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Djuan.
  • Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and Mary Leahy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Johann was a farmer as was his brother John Nicholas.
  • Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and Mary Leahy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Koorjarewon (Highfields). Johann was a farmer.
  • Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and Mary Leahy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Nutgrove. John was a farmer.
  • On 6 February 1948,his wife, Mary Leahy died in Queensland. Her death certificate (informant daughter Lorna) gives her age at death as 83 and her age at the time of her marriage as 34, making her year of birth 1865.
  • Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies died on 6 September 1953 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 7 September 1953 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Child of Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and Mary Fredricke Kiehm

Children of Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies and Mary Leahy

John Nicholas Thies

M, b. 1873, d. 17 March 1939
  • John Nicholas Thies was born in 1873 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Heinrich (Henry) Thies and Wilhelmina Dorothea Hauf.
  • In 1901 John Nicholas Thies and Johann Heinrich (Adolf) Thies lived in Djuan. John and Adolf (Johann Heinrich Adolf) were listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Djuan.
  • John Nicholas Thies appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Djuan. John was a farmer as was his brother Johann Heinrich.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Djuan. John was a farmer. His brother William also farmed in the district while Carl farmed at Pinelands.
  • John Nicholas Thies died on 17 March 1939 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 17 March 1939 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Leslie Raymond Thies

M, b. 5 March 1930, d. 6 June 2004
  • Leslie Raymond Thies was born on 5 March 1930.
  • He was the son of William Thies and Anna Augusta Pukallus.
  • Leslie Raymond Thies died on 6 June 2004 in Queensland at age 74.
  • He was buried on 9 June 2004 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Leslie Sydney Thies

M, b. 1915, d. 1960
  • Leslie Sydney Thies was born in 1915 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Thies and Amelia Louisa Kuhl.
  • Leslie Sydney Thies died in 1960 in Queensland.