Samuel BROWN

Male Abt 1863 - 1926  (~ 63 years)


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  • Name Samuel BROWN 
    Born Abt 1863  South Leverton, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 13 Oct 1886  Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • Arrived on 13 October 1886 on the Scottish Knight which had sailed from Plymouth 4 July 1886. He was a free passenger.
      Brown, Samuel, 23, single, farm labourer, can read and write, Protestant, from Nottinghamshire
    Died 30 Jul 1926  Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: Heart disease 
    • The death occurred on July 30 of Mr. S. Brown, of Tarong-road, Nanango. Deceased, who was 68 years of age, was ploughing in one of his fields, when he dropped from the plough it is surmised, and died of heart failure. He was one of the pioneers of the Nanango district.
    Buried 31 Jul 1926  Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Nanango Monumental Cemetery
    Obituary 4 Aug 1926  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    The Brisbane Courier 

    • The death occurred on July 30 of Mr. S. Brown, of Tarong-road, Nanango. Deceased, who was 68 years of age, was ploughing in one of his fields, when he dropped from the plough, it is surmised, and died of heart failure. He was one of the pioneers of the Nanango district. He is survived by a grown-up family.
    Occupation Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    Person ID I1508  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2018 

    Father William BROWN,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary WORTHINGTON,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F5678  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 15 Nov 1900  Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6, 7
    Children 
     1. Mary Elizabeth BROWN,   b. 2 Jun 1901, Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1926, Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     2. Lucy Anne BROWN,   b. 29 May 1903, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1955, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     3. Samuel Thomas BROWN,   b. 27 Oct 1905, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Frank BROWN,   b. 18 Mar 1908, Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1973, Nanango, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1863 - South Leverton, Nottinghamshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 13 Oct 1886 - Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1900 - Nanango, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Heart disease - 30 Jul 1926 - Nanango, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Jul 1926 - Nanango, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Brisbane Courier - 4 Aug 1926 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - - Nanango, 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. [S105] Queensland Cemetery Records Series #39 Nanango Shire Cemeteries Burial Register Index, (Brisbane, GSQ, 1995), Nanango Monumental, p 9.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage certificate, Samuel Brown and Mary Ellen Moorcroft.

    3. [S423] QSA Assisted Immigration 1848-1912 index [database on-line], (http://www.archives.qld.gov.au), Scottich Knight 1886.

    4. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Samuel Brown, Death date: 30/07/1926, Mother's name: Mary Worthington, Father/parent's name: William Brown, Registration details: 1926/C/3448.

    5. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1926 'OBITUARY.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 4 August, p. 9, viewed 14 July, 2012, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article21032946.

    6. [S16] Queensland Federation Index 1890-1914, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2004), 1900/ 000275.

    7. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Samuel Brown, Marriage date: 15/11/1900, Spouse's name: Mary Ellen Turner Moorcroft, Registration details: 1900/C/275.