Leslie George Wecker

M, b. 1903, d. December 1903
  • Leslie George Wecker was born in 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Heinrich Wecker and Margaret Johnson.
  • Leslie George Wecker died in December 1903 in Queensland.
  • Leslie was buried on 24 December 1903 in Pittsworth Cemetery.

Lilian Dorothea Wecker

F, b. 1904, d. 1905

Louise Wecker

F, b. 6 April 1897, d. 1979
  • Louise Wecker was born on 6 April 1897 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler.
  • At the age of 22 years, Louise Wecker married John Francis Murphy in 1920 in Queensland.
  • Louise Wecker died in 1979 in Queensland.

Mabel Evelyn Wecker

F, b. 1 January 1916
  • Mabel Evelyn Wecker was born on 1 January 1916. (Birth year may not be correct.)
  • She was the daughter of Frederick Charles Wecker Senior and Anna Dorothea Spies.
  • At the age of 20 years, Mabel Evelyn Wecker married John Lambert Greaves in 1936 in Queensland.

Magdalene Rosine Wecker

F, b. 15 January 1891, d. 7 June 1990
  • Magdalene Rosine Wecker was born on 15 January 1891 in Queensland. She was a twin to Catherina Emiline.
  • She was the daughter of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler.
  • At the age of 22 years, Magdalene Rosine Wecker married Herbert Charles Witt in 1914 in Queensland.
  • Magdalene Rosine Wecker died on 7 June 1990 in Toowoomba at age 99.

Maggie Wecker

F, b. 1908

Margaretha Catherina Wecker

F, b. 1875, d. 4 August 1876
  • Margaretha Catherina Wecker was born in 1875 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George Wecker and Elizabeth Mengel.
  • Margaretha Catherina Wecker died on 4 August 1876 in Queensland. She was nine months old.
  • Margaretha was buried on 6 August 1876 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Maria Wecker

F, b. 1857, d. 1857

Matilda Emily Wecker

F, b. 23 March 1895, d. February 1949
  • Matilda Emily Wecker was born on 23 March 1895 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler.
  • At the age of 36 years, 7 months and 19 days, Matilda Emily Wecker married Robert Edward Doolan on 11 November 1931 in Queensland.
  • Matilda Emily Wecker died in February 1949 in Mt Gravatt at age 53.

Michael Wecker

M, b. circa 1800
  • Michael Wecker was born circa 1800.
  • Michael Wecker married Catherine Heinrich on 17 January 1821 in Germany.

Children of Michael Wecker and Catherine Heinrich

Michael Johann Wecker

M, b. 1851, d. 20 March 1935
  • Michael Johann Wecker was born in 1851 in Wurtemburg, Germany. He's parentage on some documents is given as Michael Wecker and Magdelina Wecker. However, he was illegitimate his mother Magdelina coming to Moreton Bay with his sister in 1858.
  • He immigrated on 31 July 1862 to Moreton Bay with John Frederick Wecker and Rosina Gottliebin Walter. Frederick, 30 and Gottlebin 25 travelled on the La Rochelle with their 11 year old nephew Michael and a Caroline Wecker from Wurtenberg.
  • At the age of 26 years, Michael Johann Wecker married Emma Amelia Kohler, daughter of August Kohler and Wilhelmine (Minnie) Rosentreter, on 28 July 1877 in Queensland.
  • On 10 April 1878,Michael Johann Wecker's son, Unamed Wecker was buried in Queensland.
  • Michael Johann Wecker selected land - Portion 55v, 160 acres, Parish of Djuan in 1890.
  • He selected land - Portion 43v, Parish of Emu Creek, 640 acres known as Weckers to this day in 1898.
  • On 1 January 1899 Michael Wecker was paying 12 pound a year for the selection - Portion 43V at Emu Creek (640acres) and was in his 7th year. This land was later purchased by Egbert Maddern.
  • On 29 October 1902,his son, William August Wecker died in Pinelands at age 22. The Courier Mail reported-
    The Commissioner has also received a report from the police at Crow's Nest regarding an inquiry into the death of William A. Wecker, who was accidentally killed at Pinelands on 29th October. Wecker was 22 years of age, a labourer, residing with his parents at Djuan. Deceased and a brother were splitting fencing material, when a large log fell on him, killing him instantly.
  • Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Michael senior was a farmer, as was his son Michael who also lived at Djuan. Emma carried out home duties. Their son Edward was a labourer at Djuan.
  • Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1906 living at an unknown place . Michael was a farmer living on Portion 55v.
  • In 1908 Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler lived in Moyston, Yuleba. They remained there until 1920 when they sold the property to the McNulty family.
  • Michael Johann Wecker was listed as the next of kin of Johann August Wecker when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 27 October 1914 in Brisbane. John's service number was 503. He was an insurance clerk. His father Michael was listed as his next of kin and lived at Yeulba. He was 31 years old, single and enlisted as a Private in the 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance. He embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 15 December 1914 and returned to Australia 4 October 1918 after serving in Egypt and Gibralter.
  • Michael Johann Wecker died on 20 March 1935 in Woolloongabba. The Courier Mail reported on 22 March 1935 - "MISSING TWO DAYS
    Old Man Found Dead in Bathroom
    Michael John Wecker (84), who was last seen by neighbours on Tuesday morning, was found dead yesterday in the bathroom of his home at Elliott Street, off Park Road, Woolloongabba. Wecker, who had lived by himself for some years, had been in indifferent health for several months. Earlier in the week he had complained to neighbours of a severe pain around his heart, and had declared his intention of getting medical aid. It was not until yesterday that residents in the vicinity recalled that the old man had not been seen about for a day or two. Becoming anxious they notified Mr. H. Cavell, an ambulance bearer, who lives in the same street. Mr. Cavell found Wecker dead on the floor of the bathroom. Death had apparently taken place about two days previously. Wecker, who was of German descent, had resided in the district for about 70 years. He was a married man with a family of 15 children. Of the family seven are living, the oldest being 60 years of age."
  • Michael was buried on 22 March 1935 in Balmoral Cemetery.

Children of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler

Michael John (Johann Michael) Wecker

M, b. 22 February 1879, d. 22 October 1967
  • Michael John (Johann Michael) Wecker was born on 22 February 1879 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler.
  • In 1901 Michael John (Johann Michael) Wecker lived in Djuan. Michael (surname spelt Wheeker) was listed on the Crow's Nest Post Office directory as a farmer of Djuan.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Michael was listed as a farmer. His parents Michael snr and Emma also farmed at Djuan at the time, and his brother Edward was a labourer.
  • At the age of 25 years, Michael John (Johann Michael) Wecker married Greta Gulk, daughter of Hans Gulk and Wilhelimine Santowski, in 1905 in Queensland. Michael and Greta moved to the Wondai/Tingoora district sometime in early 1900. His brother Edward and his wife also moved there.
  • In May 1920,Michael John (Johann Michael) Wecker's daughter, Evelyn Grace Wecker was buried in Tingoora Cemetery. Tingoora is between Kingaroy and Wondai.
  • In January 1954,his wife, Greta Gulk died in Queensland.
  • Michael John (Johann Michael) Wecker died on 22 October 1967 at age 88. He lived at Boondoomba at the time of his death.
  • Michael was buried on 26 October 1967 in Taabinga Cemetery, Kingaroy.

Child of Michael John (Johann Michael) Wecker and Greta Gulk

Minnie Wecker

F, b. 2 November 1887, d. 31 October 1905

Olive Ruth Wecker

F, b. 1904

Peter Wecker

M, b. 1898, d. 16 July 1898

Rosina Gottliebin Wecker

F, b. 1863, d. 1867

Ruth Wecker

F, b. 1911

Stella Beatrice Wecker

F, b. 1898

Sylvia Wecker

F, b. 1917, d. 8 May 1968
  • Sylvia Wecker was born in 1917.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Carl (Charles) Wecker and Maria Peters.
  • Sylvia Wecker died on 8 May 1968.
  • Sylvia was buried on 10 May 1968 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Theodore Franz Wecker

M, b. 13 March 1893, d. 3 April 1908
  • Theodore Franz Wecker was born on 13 March 1893 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler.
  • Theodore Franz Wecker died on 3 April 1908 in Queensland at age 15.

Theresa Sophia Wecker

F, b. 1900

Unamed Wecker

M, b. 9 April 1878, d. 9 April 1878
  • Unamed Wecker died on 9 April 1878 in Queensland. He lived 30 minutes.
  • He was born on 9 April 1878 in Queensland.
  • Unamed was buried on 10 April 1878 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler.

Unamed Wecker

F, b. 5 August 1889

Vera Isabella Wecker

F, b. 1905

Victor Edward Wecker

M, b. 2 February 1900, d. 6 February 1978

Walter Leslie Wecker

M, b. 28 January 1900, d. 26 April 1900

Wesley John Wecker

M, b. 26 January 1908, d. after 1964
  • Wesley John Wecker was born on 26 January 1908 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edward Julius Wecker and Martha Margaretha Gulk.
  • At the age of 28 years, Wesley John Wecker married Phyllis Alexandra Jessen in 1937.
  • Wesley John Wecker was listed as the next of kin of Leslie Edward Wecker when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 21 July 1941 in Brisbane. Leslie's service number was QX22428 and he gave his brother Wesley as his next of kin. He was living at Tingoora at the time he enlisted. He was discharged with the rank of Trooper in the 11th REINFTS 7 DIV CAV REGT on 4 March 1944.
  • Wesley John Wecker enlisted in the Australian Army on 11 April 1942 in Wondai Wesley's service number was Q210050 and he gave his wife Phyllis as his next of kin. He was living at Tingoora at the time he enlisted and gave his date of birth as 26 Jan 1919 (26 Jan 1908 is perhaps correct). He was discharged on 6 Jul 1944 with the rank of Private in the 20th BATTALION VOLUNTEER DEFENCE CORPS (QLD.)
  • Wesley John Wecker died after 1964. He former residence was Charlestown.
  • Wesley was buried in Tingoora Cemetery.

William August Wecker

M, b. 28 June 1880, d. 29 October 1902
  • William August Wecker was born on 28 June 1880 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Michael Johann Wecker and Emma Amelia Kohler.
  • William August Wecker died on 29 October 1902 at his father's Pineland's farm during a farm accident The Courier Mail reported-
    The Commissioner has also received a report from the police at Crow's Nest regarding an inquiry into the death of William A. Wecker, who was accidentally killed at Pinelands on 29th October. Wecker was 22 years of age, a labourer, residing with his parents at Djuan. Deceased and a brother were splitting fencing material, when a large log fell on him, killing him instantly.

John Henry Wedderick

M, b. 1890, d. 17 December 1934
  • John Henry Wedderick was born in 1890 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hans Detfle Widderich and Anna Maria Glindenmann.
  • He joined the Queensland Police Force. In 1915 he enlisted in the AIF joining the 42nd Batallion. After leaving the police force in 1925 he settled in Mareeba where he became a well known car driver.
  • John Henry Wedderick died on 17 December 1934 in Queensland.

Lily Eileen Wedderick

F, b. circa 1906