Johann Victor Theodor "John" WENCK

Male 1890 - 1961  (71 years)


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  • Name Johann Victor Theodor "John" WENCK 
    Nickname John 
    Born 19 Apr 1890  Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Education Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Johann was registered as John at Minden State School in 1896.
    Occupation 1945  Jambin, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Saw miller 
    Died 21 Nov 1961  Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Cremated 23 Nov 1961  Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    FamilySearch ID LH6L-TSD 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LH6L-TSD 
    Person ID I153  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2018 

    Father Johann Reimer Andreas "Jack" WENCK,   b. 26 Oct 1861, Wester-Schnatebüll, Tondern, Schleswig-Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1935, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Sophie Marie JUST,   b. 14 Nov 1865, Dresden, Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1953, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1884  Ipswich German Lutheran Church, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F45  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ann McLUCAS,   b. 22 Feb 1894, Boonah, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1987, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1912  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
     1. Laurence Andrew WENCK,   b. 12 Jun 1913, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1913, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Victor Laurie "Laurie" WENCK,   b. 13 Jul 1914, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 2011, Redcliffe, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    +3. Herbert Stanley WENCK,   b. 1 May 1917, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1991, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +4. Clement Leslie "Clem" WENCK,   b. 27 May 1919, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1996, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +5. Theodore Percival "Theo" WENCK,   b. 23 Jun 1921, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 2001, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +6. John Robert WENCK,   b. 14 Jun 1923, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1970, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    +7. Living
    +8. Evelyn Elaine WENCK,   b. 27 Mar 1927, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1986, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +9. Myrtle Joyce "Joyce" WENCK,   b. 18 Jun 1930, Wondai, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 2015, Townsville, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +10. Bernice Hazel "Bernie" WENCK,   b. Abt 1933, Wowan, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 2018, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
    +11. Neville Andrew WENCK,   b. 15 Oct 1936, Wowan, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 2010, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Photos
    WENCK, Johann & McLUCAS, Sarah-wedding
    WENCK, Johann & McLUCAS, Sarah-wedding
    Johann Wenck and Sarah McLucas
    WENCK, John and Sarah and children about 1952 at Jambin
    WENCK, John and Sarah and children about 1952 at Jambin
    Back left to right: Clem, Laurie, John, Theo, Herb, Neville
    Front left to right: Nell, Bernice, Johann, Sarah, Evelyn, Joyce
    WENCK, Jambin couples
    WENCK, Jambin couples
    L-R: Laurie Wenck & Dot; Herb Wenck & Beryl; Kevin Griesbach (friend) & Joyce Wenck (later married Clive Kelly); Arthur Real & Nell; Les Ganley & Evelyn; John Wenck & Barbara
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F83  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Apr 1890 - Minden, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - - Minden, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Apr 1912 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Saw miller - 1945 - Jambin, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Nov 1961 - Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCremated - 23 Nov 1961 - Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Queensland Federation Index 1890-1914, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2004), 1890/ 009854.

    2. [S25] WENCK, Victor Laurie, Interview: Laurie Wenck by Jennifer Crockett 12 May 2006 at Redcliffe.

    3. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: Johann Victor Theodor Wenck, Birth date: 19/04/1890, Mother's name: Sophia Marie Just, Father/parent's name: Johann Reimer Andreas Wenck, Registration details: 1890/C/9854.

    4. [S125] Q-SPI Queensland Pupils Index Volume 2, Compiled by Pearl Mahoney,, (Brisbane, QFHS, 1997), page 757, ref Minden State School Centenary 1878-1978 page 55.

    5. [S121] Wise's Queensland Post Office Commercial Directory 1945, Page 486 Alphabetical Section.

    6. [S124] Rockhampton Crematorium Alphabetical Index of Cremations 1948-March 1992, Compiled by NV Woodhouse, (Rockhampton, Central Queensland Family History Association Inc, April 1992), page 192, 21/11/1961, aged 71 years.

    7. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: John Victor Theodore Wenck, Death date: 21/11/1961, Mother's name: Sophia Just, Father/parent's name: John Rymer Andrew, Registration details: 1961/C/5760.

    8. [S124] Rockhampton Crematorium Alphabetical Index of Cremations 1948-March 1992, Compiled by NV Woodhouse, (Rockhampton, Central Queensland Family History Association Inc, April 1992), page 192, 23/11/1961, aged 71 years.

    9. [S16] Queensland Federation Index 1890-1914, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2004), 1912/ 002615.

    10. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: John Victor Theodore Wenck, Marriage date: 24/04/1912, Spouse's name: Sarah Ann McLucas, Registration details: 1912/C/2615.