Charles William ROSSOW

Male 1885 - 1962  (76 years)


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  • Name Charles William ROSSOW 
    Born 14 Oct 1885  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Shopkeeper 
    • In 1945 Rossow and Sons ran a mixed business at 221 Hale Street, Petrie Terrace, Brisbane. In 1946 the name was CW & AK Rossow at the same address.
    FamilySearch ID 97DZ-L3N 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=97DZ-L3N 
    Died 19 May 1962  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 22 May 1962  Pinnaroo Lawn Cemetery and Crematorium, Graham Road, Bridgeman Downs, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Pinnaroo Lawn Cemetery, Portion 1F, section 10, grave number 553
    Person ID I143  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 

    Father August Carl "Charles" ROSSOW,   b. 1858, Grimme, Kreis Prenzlau, Brandenburg, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1944, Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Anna Cathrine Sophie "Christina" WENCK,   b. 19 Dec 1859, Leck, Schleswig-Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1939, Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1882  Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ellen Turner MOORCROFT,   b. 7 Jan 1882, Scropton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1976, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married
    • There seems to be no record of a marriage to Charles Rossow. Mary Ellen's first husband Sam Brown was still alive when the children of Charles and Mary were born.
    This couple did not marry: N means not married
    Children 
    +1. Arnold Keith ROSSOW,   b. 5 Nov 1914, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1979, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +2. Cynthia ROSSOW,   b. 4 Nov 1918, Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1994, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +3. Lionel Charles "Cobber" ROSSOW,   b. 18 Nov 1920, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1989, Mossman, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2013 
    Family ID F100  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Oct 1885 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shopkeeper - - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 May 1962 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 May 1962 - Pinnaroo Lawn Cemetery and Crematorium, Graham Road, Bridgeman Downs, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1885/000878.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: Charles William Rossow, Birth date: 14/10/1885, Mother's name: Annie Christina Sophia Wenck, Father/parent's name: Charles August Rossow, Registration details: 1885/C/878.

    3. [S121] Wise's Queensland Post Office Commercial Directory 1945, Page 463 Alphabetical Section.

    4. [S122] Wise's Queensland Post Office Commercial Directory 1946, Alphabetical Section.

    5. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Charles William Rossow, Death date: 19/05/1962, Mother's name: Annie Christina Sophia Wenck, Father/parent's name: Charles August, Registration details: 1962/B/51274.

    6. [S120] Brisbane City Council cemetery burial records [database on-line], (http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au), Pinnaroo Lawn Cemetery.