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Catharina [________]

F, #1801, b. before 1722/23, d. before 1823

Family: Joannis Dockendorf (b. before 1722/23, d. before 1823)

Biography

  • Birth: Before 1722/23; GermanyG
  • Marriage: Before 1742/43; Joannis Dockendorf; (Germany)G
  • Death: Before 1823; (Germany)G

Clara Dockendorf

F, #1802, b. 2 February 1743/44, d. before 1844

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: 2 February 1743/44; Bretzenheim, Rheinland, GermanyG
  • Death: Before 1844; (Germany)G

Edmund Kessell

M, #1803, b. 20 June 1772, d. 12 March 1826

Parents

Family: Elizabeth Woolcock (b. 14 January 1770, d. 19 September 1835)

Biography

  • Birth: 20 June 1772; Gulval, Cornwall, EnglandG; Possibly: First name(s) EDWARD
    Last name KESSELL
    Gender Male
    Birth year 1779
    Baptism year 1779
    Baptism date 26 Dec 1779
    Parish St Austell
    Father's first name(s) Edward
    Father's last name Kessell
    Mother's first name(s) Johanna
    Mother's last name -
    Relationship Son
    Place ST AUSTELL
    County Cornwall
    Country England
    Record set Cornwall Baptisms
    Category Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)1
  • Marriage: 20 February 1796; Elizabeth Woolcock; Gulval, Cornwall, EnglandG
  • Death: 12 March 1826; Gulval Cross, Cornwall, EnglandG; Does not seem to appear in the 1841 census. Seached FMP 7 May 2016

Citations

  1. [S1458] FindMyPast, http://search.findmypast.com/record?id=R_849671042/2&hintId=b3d9b70e-f60e-47f9-9b5e-72fc54438a72&hintsRequestId=a191df33-139a-440b-8711-2bf4a1988233

Elizabeth Woolcock

F, #1804, b. 14 January 1770, d. 19 September 1835

Parents

Family: Edmund Kessell (b. 20 June 1772, d. 12 March 1826)

Biography

  • Birth: 14 January 1770; Gulval, Cornwall, EnglandG
  • Marriage: 20 February 1796; Edmund Kessell; Gulval, Cornwall, EnglandG
  • Death: 19 September 1835; Gulval, Cornwall, EnglandG; possibly before 1841, as does not seem to be in 1841 census. Searched FMP 7 May 2015

Henry Cooper

M, #1805, b. about 1852, d. before 1901

Biography

  • Birth: About 1852; (England)G
  • Marriage: September 1879; Alice Cole Hibell; Aston, Warwickshire, EnglandG
  • Death: Before 1901; (England)G; wife Alice is a widow in the 1901 census1

Citations

  1. [S167] UK Census 1901, Census Type: National
    Census Place: UK

James Traill

M, #1806, b. before 1772, d. before 1841

Family: Christian Culbert (b. before 1772, d. before 1861)

Biography

  • Birth: Before 1772; ScotlandG
  • Marriage: Before 1792; Christian Culbert; (Scotland)G
  • Occupation: After 1792; James was a Sawyer.
  • Death: Before 1841; (Scotland)G; Not found in 1841 census. Searched FindMyPast 23 May 2016

Christian Culbert

F, #1807, b. before 1772, d. before 1861

Family: James Traill (b. before 1772, d. before 1841)

Biography

  • Birth: Before 1772; ScotlandG
  • Marriage: Before 1792; James Traill; (Scotland)G
  • Census: 6 June 1841; Fruchie, Falkland, Fife, Fifeshire, ScotlandG; possible ???
    a yarn winder1
  • Census: 30 March 1851; Falkland Road, Falkland, Cupar, Fife, ScotlandG; a yarn winder - possible ??????
    aged 78, born Fife2
  • Death: Before 1861; (Scotland)G; not found in 1861 census - searched FMP 13 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. [S335] UK Census 1841, Census Type: National
    Census Place: UK, Record set 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census ~ ~ FindMyPast 23 May 2016
  2. [S124] UK Census 1851, Census Type: National
    Census Place: UK, Record set 1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census ~ Views 29 May 2016

Bathia Trail

F, #1808, b. about 1792, d. before 1892

Parents

Biography

  • Christening: 23 April 1786; Cameron, Fifeshire, ScotlandG
  • Birth: About 1792; (Scotland)G; CHECK: Christening before birth
  • Death: Before 1892; (Scotland)G

Private

F, #1809, b. 1922

Family: Ernest William John Melchert (b. 10 August 1921, d. 15 August 1999)

Biography

Private

F, #1810, b. 1948

Family: Private (b. 1947)

Biography

  • Birth: 1948
  • Marriage: 1972; Private

Private

F, #1811, b. 1942

Family: Kevin Ernest William Melchert (b. about 1943, d. 7 September 2015)

Biography

Charles Albert Lewis Tilse

M, #1812, b. 12 February 1880, d. 16 August 1941

Family: Ethel Maud Kessell (b. 15 September 1881, d. 5 November 1953)

Biography

  • Birth: 12 February 1880; Ryan Street, Charters Towers, Queensland, AustraliaG; to Charles Frederick Tilse and Mary Hannah Harris1
  • Marriage: 24 April 1903; Ethel Maud Kessell; Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Electoral Roll: 1903; Melville Street, Charters Towers, Queensland, AustraliaG; a miner, with his parents Carl and Mary Hannah
  • Electoral Roll: 1925; Ethel Maud Kessell; Constance Street, Mareeba, Queensland, AustraliaG; a labourer
  • Death: 16 August 1941; Mareeba, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Burial: After 16 August 1941; Mareeba Pioneer Cemetery, Mareeba, Queensland, AustraliaG

Citations

  1. [S235] The Northern Miner, Family Notices. (1880, February 14). The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954), p. 2. Retrieved February 3, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article79184693

Robert Goodwin

M, #1813, b. about 1832, d. before 1932

Biography

  • Birth: About 1832; (Australia)G
  • Marriage: 15 November 1873; Ann Peters; Hill End, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Death: Before 1932; (Australia)G

Elizabeth Mary Eddy

F, #1814, b. 28 March 1875, d. 17 April 1969

Family: Alfred William Ireland (b. 29 May 1866, d. 25 May 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: 28 March 1875; Peelwood, Carcoar, New South Wales, AustraliaG; Father James, Mother Eliza Jane.1
  • Marriage: 17 December 1895; Alfred William Ireland; Bathurst, New South Wales, AustraliaG
  • Electoral Roll: 1913; Alfred William Ireland; Gurrumbah, Queensland, AustraliaG; a baker
  • Electoral Roll: 1925; Gordon Street, Gordonvale, Queensland, AustraliaG; performing home duties
  • Death: 17 April 1969; Mackay, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Burial: 18 April 1969; Mackay, Queensland, AustraliaG

Citations

  1. [S130] NSW Birth Index

William Peters

M, #1815, b. about 1802, d. before 1841

Family:

Biography

  • Birth: About 1802; EnglandG
  • Marriage: About 1822; (England)G
  • Occupation: Before 1841; a labourer.
  • Death: Before 1841; (England)G; Not found in 1841 census. Searched FindMyPast 23 May 2016

George Henry Charles Wright

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M, #1816, b. 25 November 1921

Parents

Family: Private (b. 1928)

Biography

  • Birth: 25 November 1921; Owen Street, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 1947; Private
  • Occupation: After 1947; Palmerston Highway, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a Canefarmer
  • Occupation: Before 1973; Goondi Sugar Mill, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a Boiler Attendant and Rigger.
  • Occupation: Before 1983; Gladstone, Queensland, AustraliaG; a Panel Operator at QAL.
  • URL: Before 2011; [WEB:]http://coolgenealogy.blogspot.com.au/2011/06/george-henry-charles-wright-25-nov-1921.html[:WEB]

Private

F, #1817, b. 1928

Parents

Family: George Henry Charles Wright (b. 25 November 1921)

Biography

Private

F, #1819, b. 1958

Parents

Family: Private (b. 1956)

Biography

  • Birth: 1958
  • Marriage: 1979; Private

Frederick John Wright

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M, #1820, b. 5 August 1895, d. 9 April 1967

Parents

Family: Elizabeth May Bindon (b. 9 September 1898, d. 10 February 1988)

Biography

  • Birth: 5 August 1895; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Occupation: 12 June 1915; was awarded his Engine Driver's certificate, third-class provisional1
  • Occupation: 1915; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a Government Locomotive Driver.
  • Electoral Roll: 1919; Charles Street, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; an engine driver
  • Marriage: 4 January 1921; Elizabeth May Bindon; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Electoral Roll: 1925; Elizabeth May Bindon; East Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a enginedriver
  • Occupation: Before 9 April 1967; Goondi Sugar Mill, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a Boiler Attendant
  • Death: 9 April 1967; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Occupation: Before 9 April 1967; Palmerston Highway, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a Farmer.

Citations

  1. [S785] The Brisbane Courier, Brisbane, 15 June 1915, p4, "Engine Driver's Examinations"

Elizabeth May Bindon

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F, #1821, b. 9 September 1898, d. 10 February 1988

Parents

Family: Frederick John Wright (b. 5 August 1895, d. 9 April 1967)

Biography

  • Birth: 9 September 1898; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Occupation: Before 4 January 1921; Elizabeth was a teacher before she was married.
  • Marriage: 4 January 1921; Frederick John Wright; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Electoral Roll: 1925; Frederick John Wright; East Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a enginedriver
  • Death: 10 February 1988; Mackay, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Burial: After 10 February 1988; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG

Owen Frederick Wright

M, #1822, b. 10 November 1925, d. 8 September 2010

Parents

Family: Pearl Clare Armit (b. about 1925, d. 17 April 2013)

Biography

  • Birth: 10 November 1925; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 26 March 1951; Pearl Clare Armit; Townsville, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Death: 8 September 2010; Mackay, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Burial: 16 September 2010; Mackay Cemetery, Mackay, Queensland, AustraliaG

Patricia Mary Wright

F, #1823, b. 31 January 1933, d. 28 October 2003

Parents

Family 1: Gordon James Anderson (b. 20 May 1932, d. before 2000)

Family 2: Private (b. 1932)

Biography

  • Birth: 31 January 1933; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Marriage: 23 January 1954; Gordon James Anderson; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; Wedding
    ANDERSON— WRIGHT

    Showery weather . conditions. could not mar the lovely cere-- mony solemnised at the Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel Innisfail, at 5.30 p.m. on Saturday January 23 last, when Patricia Mary, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. Wright of Goondi, was married' to Gordon James, eldest son of Mrs. E. Anderson of Innisfail and; the late Mr. G. Anderson. The Rev. Father Hunt officiated at the wedding, for which Miss Fay Guivarra pro vided organ music. During the signing of the register the bride's aunt Miss Mary Wright gave a delightful rendition of Ave Maria. The bride an attractive brunette was escorted to the altar by her father. Her gown, was a lovely creation of cobweb- fine lace and tulle, mounted on a glistening satin underdress, and fashioned redingnote style. Tiny buttons extended from the front of the high shaped neck line deep into the skirt; and where they ended the skirt opened out in scallop-effect to introduce a froth of tulle. The lovely skirt was superbly 1
  • Electoral Roll: 1958; Gordon James Anderson; Ash Street, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a clerk
  • Marriage: 1971; Private
  • Death: 28 October 2003; Ingham, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Burial: 31 October 2003; Ingham, Queensland, AustraliaG

Citations

  1. [S1454] The Evening Advocate (Innisfail), Wedding. (1954, February 4). The Evening Advocate (Innisfail, Qld. : 1941 - 1954), p. 5. Retrieved December 20, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article212331077

Harry Wright

WRIGHT_Harry_Bridget_children
M, #1824, b. 22 November 1866, d. 8 December 1946

Parents

  • Father: George Wright (b. 10 November 1822, d. 24 September 1887)
  • Mother: Emma Lake (b. 1823, d. 28 November 1866)

Family: Bridget O'Connell (b. 28 April 1868, d. 20 September 1941)

Biography

Citations

  1. [S246] UK Census 1871, Census Type: National
    Census Place: UK
  2. [S123] UK Census 1881, Census Type: National
    Census Place: UK, FHL Film 1341347 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1426 Folio 7 Page 7
  3. [S643] Marriage Certificate

Bridget O'Connell

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F, #1825, b. 28 April 1868, d. 20 September 1941

Parents

  • Father: John O'Connell (b. before 28 March 1842, d. March 1921)
  • Mother: Mary Riordan (b. before 9 June 1845, d. 28 February 1933)

Family: Harry Wright (b. 22 November 1866, d. 8 December 1946)

Biography

  • Birth: 28 April 1868; Newbridge, Limerick, IrelandG
  • Immigration: 31 December 1890; Bowen, Queensland, AustraliaG; Tara. She then travelled on to Townsville. Bridget went to a Convent, while her sister, Mary, went to Cleveland Boarding House in Townsville; W:Mary Rose O'Connell
  • Marriage: 2 July 1893; Harry Wright; Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel, Geraldton, Queensland, AustraliaG; Later known as Innisfail. In the presence of Michael McNamara and Kate Murphy1
  • Electoral Roll: 1903; Harry Wright; Charles Street, Geraldton, Queensland, AustraliaG; a locomotive driver; W:Frederick Wright
  • Electoral Roll: 1905; Harry Wright; Charles Street, Geraldton, Queensland, AustraliaG; a locomotive driver; W:Frederick Wright
  • Electoral Roll: 1913; Harry Wright; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a locomotive driver
  • Electoral Roll: 1919; Harry Wright; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a locomotive driver
  • Electoral Roll: 1925; Harry Wright; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; a locomotive driver
  • Death: 20 September 1941; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Burial: After 20 September 1941; Innisfail Cemetery, Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG
  • Obituary: 22 September 1941; DEATH OF A PIONEER RESIDENT

    Mrs Bridget Wright, who was one of the oldest identities of the Innisfail district, passed away in Innisfail on Saturday, at the age of 71 years.

    The later Mrs Wright, wife of Mr H Wright was born in Ireland and came to Australia when she was 17 years old, and resided in the Innisfail district for the past 50 years.

    Deceased married Mr HM Wright, who was then an employee of the council, some 46 years ago.

    The late Mrs Wright is survived by her husband, a grown up family the members of which are Mesdames Bert Moran, W Mckinnon (Sydney), Murphy (Cairns) and Moffat, Miss Mary Wright and Messrs, F Wright (Goondi Mill), W Wright (South Johnstone Mill), G Wright (Innisfail), Bert Wright (Goondi Mill).

    All of those who knew her will mourn the loss of this staunch pioneer of the Innisfail district who spent the greater part of her life here.

    The funeral moved from Our Lady of Good Counsel Church at 4pm on Saturday.

    The Rev. Father Hickey OSA, PP officiated and pall bearers were Messrs H Moran, J Moran, J Cleary, N Hanley, R Murphy and W Harrigan.2
  • Probate: 30 March 1942; Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaG; TRANSMISSION BY DEATH REAL PROPERTY ACTS OF 1861 AND 1877 NOTICE is hereby given that application has been made for the Registration of Transmission of Title to the Lands hereinafter men- tioned. Particulars of such appli- cation are given below, and any person desiring to oppose may do so by lodging a Caveat on or be- fore the day specified, at the Office of the Registrar of Titles in Townsville. Name of Decedsed; Proprietor : Bridget Wright late of Innisfail, wife of Harry Wright. Date of Death : 1941, 20 Sep. Name of Claimant : Mary. Brid- get Wright, spinster, and Harry George Wright, both of Innisfail, and Albert Patrick Wright, of Gooodi near Innisfail. Description and Situation of Land : Allotments 13 and 14 of section 20, town of Innisfail. Estate claimed to be Transmit- ted: Fee-simple. Particulars of Will or other- wise: Will dated 2 May, 1933. Date within which Caveat may he lodged : 1942. 11' May. H. J. ' THOMSON. Registrar of Titles. Registrar of Titles' Office, Brisbane. 28th March, 1942. (824A)3

Citations

  1. [S643] Marriage Certificate
  2. [S247] The Evening Advocate, Innisfail
  3. [S1454] The Evening Advocate (Innisfail), Advertising. (1942, March 30). The Evening Advocate (Innisfail, Qld. : 1941 - 1954), p. 4. Retrieved December 20, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article212289129