Edmund Morris LOCKYER

Male 1809 - 1872  (62 years)


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  • Name Edmund Morris LOCKYER 
    Born 5 Jul 1809  Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch ID LHPX-455 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LHPX-455 
    Died 28 Jun 1872  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried 29 Jun 1872  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Buried in Paddington Cemetery,  used as a burial ground between 1843 and 1875. It was Brisbane's first major cemetery after free settlement. It is now the site of the Suncorp Stadium.
    Notes 
    • Ensign Edmund Morris Lockyer. - Assigned with Major Edmund Lockyer his father, to establish a penal settlement at King George Sound. 25th December 1826 - 23rd February 1827. Although a member of the 57th Regiment of Foot, he was temporarily attached to the 39th. as storekeeper.
      He returned to Sydney on the "Isabella" and there rejoined the 57th, before going to India in 1831.
    Person ID I1308  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2018 

    Father Major Edmund LOCKYER,   b. 21 Jan 1784, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1860, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah MORRIS,   c. 16 Aug 1784, Ermington, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1853, Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 6 Oct 1816  Trincomalee, Ceylon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emily O'REILLY,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 19 Dec 1866  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jul 1809 - Taunton, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Dec 1866 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jun 1872 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Jun 1872 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1872/B007341.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Edmund Morris Lockyer, Death date: 28/06/1872, Mother's name: Sarah Morris, Father/parent's name: Edward Lockyer, Registration details: 1872/B/7341.

    3. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1872 'Classified Advertising.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 29 June, p. 1, viewed 31 March, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1322528.

    4. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1866/B001952.

    5. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Edmund Morris Lockyer, Marriage date: 19/12/1866, Spouse's name: Emily O'Reilly, Registration details: 1866/B/1952.