Henry Peter Briskey

M, b. 1 September 1889, d. 19 December 1970

Children of Henry Peter Briskey and Emilie Auguste Millie Trost

Marjorie Briskey

F, b. 29 January 1917, d. 2 May 1989

Mary Bertha Briskey

F, b. 1896

Otto Herman Ferdinand (Adam) Briskey

M, b. 23 February 1862, d. 18 March 1959
  • Otto Herman Ferdinand (Adam) Briskey was born on 23 February 1862 in Oesken, Germany. He was the son of Gustav BRISKEY and Maria RICHTER.
  • At the age of 20 years, Otto Herman Ferdinand (Adam) Briskey married Maria Mary Helena Geritz in 1883 in Queensland.
  • Around1899 Otto and Mary were living in the Djuan/Emu Creek area. Their eldest child Frederick was buried in the Emu Creek Cemetery in April 1899.
  • On 15 April 1899,his son, Frederick August Otto Briskey died in Queensland. Fred died at his home at Bum Bum Creek.
  • Otto Herman Ferdinand (Adam) Briskey and Maria Mary Helena Geritz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Plainby. Otto was farmer.
  • Otto Herman Ferdinand (Adam) Briskey and Maria Mary Helena Geritz appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Wutul. Otto was a farmer and Mary a licensed victualler.
  • On 22 February 1958,his wife, Maria Mary Helena Geritz died in Toowoomba at age 89.
  • Otto Herman Ferdinand (Adam) Briskey died on 18 March 1959 in Queensland at age 97.
  • He was buried on 20 March 1959 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Otto Herman Ferdinand (Adam) Briskey and Maria Mary Helena Geritz

Reginald Herbert Briskey

M, b. 29 October 1915, d. 7 April 1980
  • Reginald Herbert Briskey was born on 29 October 1915 in Emu Creek, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Henry Peter Briskey and Emilie Auguste Millie Trost.
  • At the age of 24 years and 10 days, Reginald Herbert Briskey married Mabel Maud Gillies, daughter of William Donald Gillies and Mabel Gertrude Perkins, on 8 November 1939 in Emu Creek, Queensland.
  • Reginald Herbert Briskey and Mabel Maud Gillies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Kooralgin. Reg was a farmer.
  • Reginald Herbert Briskey and Mabel Maud Gillies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Ebenezer. Reg was a farmer.
  • Reginald Herbert Briskey and Mabel Maud Gillies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Millwood. Reg was a share farmer.
  • Reginald Herbert Briskey and Mabel Maud Gillies appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1963 and 1968 living at Four Winds, Peak Crossing. Reg was a farmer.
  • Reginald Herbert Briskey and Mabel Maud Gillies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1980 living at Raceview. Reg was a labourer in the Railway yards. Their son Neville lived with them.
  • Reginald Herbert Briskey died on 7 April 1980 in Queensland at age 64.

Ruby May Briskey

F, b. 1903, d. 1904

Thelma Florence Briskey

F, b. 6 September 1918, d. 21 July 1988

Walter Ludwick Briskey

M, b. 16 January 1899, d. 28 June 1971

Wilhelmine Emma (Minnie Emily) Briskey

F, b. 1894, d. 23 July 1927

Jessie Maud Brittain

F, b. 1878, d. 16 October 1894
  • Jessie Maud Brittain was born in 1878. She was the daughter of Charles Brittain and ___ O'Brien late Donleavy.
  • At the age of 16 years, Jessie Maud Brittain married John McCaul, son of Bernard McCaul and Catherine Walsh, in May 1894 in Queensland.
  • Jessie Maud Brittain died on 16 October 1894 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 17 October 1894 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00A-0045.

John Brittain

M, b. circa 1860

Hannah Maria Britton

F, b. circa 1825
  • Hannah Maria Britton was born circa 1825.
  • Hannah Maria Britton married Robert Cresswell in 1845.

Child of Hannah Maria Britton and Robert Cresswell

Alexander Broadfoot

M, b. 1883, d. 1949

Annie Broadfoot

F, b. 1912

David Broadfoot

M, b. 1874
  • David Broadfoot was born in 1874 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Broadfoot and Mary Jane McCullogh.
  • About 1895 Filshie & Broadfoot built a mill on the eastern side of Perseverance Creek near the Perseverance bridge. Dave Broadfoot managed the mill for about 15 years. Some of the workers were Bill Wilkes, Dan McQuillan, Walter Scott, Fred Lent (a yardman), Tom Eames and Mr Albion, the engine driver. Bill and Rodger McQuillan were bullock drivers for the mill.
  • David Broadfoot appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Perseverance. He was the mill manager.
  • At the age of 33 years, David Broadfoot married Elizabeth McNee, daughter of Hugh McNee and Annie McCoy, in 1907 in Queensland.
  • David Broadfoot and Elizabeth McNee appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1915 living at Helidon. David was a timber merchant.

Children of David Broadfoot and Elizabeth McNee

David Broadfoot

M, b. 1844, d. 1 December 1908
  • David Broadfoot was born in 1844 in Scotland.
  • He was the son of William Broadfoot and Nickless Hunter.
  • David Broadfoot died on 1 December 1908 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 2 December 1908 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Douglas Paterson Broadfoot

M, b. 1885

Elizabeth Graham Broadfoot

F, b. 1879

Ena Hausine Broadfoot

F, b. 1906
  • Ena Hausine Broadfoot was born in 1906 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Broadfoot and Amanda Sophia Fredericks Jocumsen.
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Mossview School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school. Thomas and Amanda's children Molly 7, Ena 51/2 and Jack were listed. They lived at Djuan which was about 11/2 miles from the proposed new school as compared to 31/2 miles from the Mossview School. The two girls may not have attended as there is a note saying they were back at Crow's Nest School. Jack had never attended school and would have only been three at the time.

Hugh James Broadfoot

M, b. 12 October 1908
  • Hugh James Broadfoot was born on 12 October 1908 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of David Broadfoot and Elizabeth McNee.
  • Hugh James Broadfoot began military service on 17 February 1942 in Brisbane. He was living in Toowoomba at the time he enlisted as gave his next of kin as Lorna Broadfoot. His service number was QX27420. He was discharged on 14 Nov 1945 with the rank of Private in the 3rd Air Maintenance Co AIF.

James Broadfoot

M, b. 25 April 1842, d. 9 December 1929
  • James Broadfoot was born on 25 April 1842 in Scotland.
  • He was the son of William Broadfoot and Nickless Hunter.
  • At the age of 21 years, 3 months and 28 days, James Broadfoot married Mary Jane McCullogh, daughter of William McCulloch and Martha Robinson, on 22 August 1863 in Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported:-
    "BROADFOOT-McCULLOUGH.-On 22nd August, 1863, at Toowoomba, by the Rev. J. Waraker, James, son of William Broadfoot,Toowoomba, to Mary Jane, daughter of William McCullough of Brisbane. Present address, Herries-street, Toowoomba."
  • In March 1889, James Broadfoot applied for probate of the will of Bartholomew Brady. It was granted to Michael Moore and James Broadfoot. Bartholomew had a personal wealth of £430.
  • In 1901 James was listed in the Queensland Post Office Directory as collecting mail at Crow's Nest for Filshie, Broadfoot and Company.
  • On 1 September 1923 The Brisbane Courier reported :- "Mr. and Mrs. James Broadfoot, sen., of Herries-street, Toowoomba celebrated the diamond jubilee of their wedding today. Mr. and Mrs. Broadfoot were married in Toowoomba, and have resided here during the intervening 60 years. Mrs. Broadfoot is a daughter of the late Mr. William M'Cullough, of Brisbane. They had a family of six sons and two daughters. There are 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Mr. Broadfoot sen., is a principal of Messrs. Filshie, Broadfoot, and Co., sawmillers, of Toowoomba. He was originally a contractor, but entered into the sawmilling business in the days of the pit saw at Hampton (Crow's Nest line), over 30 years ago. Later the business was transferred to Toowoomba. Mr. Broadfoot celebrated his 81st birthday on last Anzac Day. Latterly he has lived a more or less retired life, leaving the active administration of the business to his descendents. He is the grandfather of the well-known Rugby League footballers, Messrs. N. and C. Broadfoot. Both Mr. and Mrs. Broadfoot have been the recipients of numerous congratulatory messages."
  • James Broadfoot died on 9 December 1929 in Queensland at age 87.
  • He was buried on 10 December 1929 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of James Broadfoot and Mary Jane McCullogh

James Thomas Broadfoot

M, b. 1908, d. 6 February 1998
  • James Thomas Broadfoot was born in 1908 in Queensland. James played cricket for the Brisbane Colts.
  • He was the son of Thomas Broadfoot and Amanda Sophia Fredericks Jocumsen.
  • This photo of the Emu Creek (Mossview) Cricket Team was around 1910. Thomas and Amand Broadfoot sponsored the team and it is thought that they are the couple in the middle front of the photo. Their son James is sitting on his father's knee.
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Mossview School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school. Thomas and Amanda's children Molly 7, Ena 51/2 and Jack were listed. They lived at Djuan which was about 11/2 miles from the proposed new school as compared to 31/2 miles from the Mossview School. The two girls may not have attended as there is a note saying they were back at Crow's Nest School. Jack had never attended school and would have only been three at the time.
  • James Thomas Broadfoot died on 6 February 1998.

Jean Broadfoot

F, b. 1910

Joseph Edward Broadfoot

M, b. 1878, d. 1953
  • Joseph Edward Broadfoot was born in 1878 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Hunter Broadfoot and Rachel Lancaster.
  • Joseph Edward Broadfoot died in 1953 in Queensland.
  • He was cremated on 5 April 1953 in Rockhampton Crematorium.

Martha Ellen Broadfoot

F, b. 1864, d. 1958
  • Martha Ellen Broadfoot was born in 1864 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James Broadfoot and Mary Jane McCullogh.
  • Martha Ellen Broadfoot died in 1958 in Queensland.

Mary Mabel Broadfoot

F, b. 1904
  • Mary Mabel Broadfoot was born in 1904.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Broadfoot and Amanda Sophia Fredericks Jocumsen.
  • On 18 February 1911, the Department of Education compiled a list of children who were currently attending the Mossview School, but were residing near the proposed Jubilee Vale school. Thomas and Amanda's children Molly 7, Ena 51/2 and Jack were listed. They lived at Djuan which was about 11/2 miles from the proposed new school as compared to 31/2 miles from the Mossview School. The two girls may not have attended as there is a note saying they were back at Crow's Nest School. Jack had never attended school and would have only been three at the time.

Robert Broadfoot

M, b. circa 1846, d. 1856

Robert Broadfoot

M, b. 1910, d. 7 August 1922

Robert Broadfoot

M, b. 1877, d. 28 July 1940
  • Robert Broadfoot was born in 1877 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Broadfoot and Mary Jane McCullogh.
  • Robert Broadfoot appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1915 living at Helidon. He was a public servant.
  • Robert Broadfoot died on 28 July 1940 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 29 July 1940 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Sarah Broadfoot

F, b. 1870, d. 3 October 1875
  • Sarah Broadfoot was born in 1870 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James Broadfoot and Mary Jane McCullogh.
  • Sarah Broadfoot died on 3 October 1875 in Queensland. She was six years old.
  • She was buried on 4 October 1875 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.