Peter Friedrich "Frederick" KREBS

Male Abt 1816 - 1875  (~ 59 years)


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  • Name Peter Friedrich "Frederick" KREBS 
    Nickname Frederick 
    Born Abt 1816  Koldenbüttel, Kreis Eiderstedt, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 22 Aug 1866  Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • He arrived on board the "Beausite": Freidrich, labourer 50, Elizabeth 42, Peter, carpenter 20, Hans, shepherd 17, Jacob 13, Johannes 10 and Bernhard 4.  They left Hamburg 18 May 1866. The family was from Blankenmoor, Holstein.
    Occupation Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Wheelwright 
    FamilySearch ID KGC2-YS7 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=KGC2-YS7 
    Died 7 Mar 1875  Yatala, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Cause: Drowning 
    Buried 10 Mar 1875  Alberton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Death certificate gives place of burial as "near junction of Logan and Albert Rivers"
    Notes 
    • Settled in Elkana (now Alberton), Queensland [6]
    • (Medical):At Yatala Ferry, Albert River

      BEENLEIGH. March 8.

      THREE inches of rain fell here yesterday. Peter Krebs, a wheelwright, was drowned at the Albert River Ferry last night, and his body was not recovered this afternoon.

      It is reported that there were no lights at the ferry when the accident occurred. [1, 4]
    Person ID I2745  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2018 

    Father Jacob KREBS,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Anna Christina BRODERSEN,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F5547  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth ANDRESEN,   b. Abt 1825, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1905, Dugandan, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married Abt 1844  Osterhever, Kreis Eiderstedt, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Peter Matthias Hans Nicolaus "Matis" KREBS,   b. 19 Jul 1846, Albersdorf, Dithmarchen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1924, Southport, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. Hans Friedrich KREBS,   b. 21 Sep 1848, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1922, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. Johann Jacob "Jacob" KREBS,   b. 18 Apr 1853, Albersdorf, Dithmarchen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1915, Wolffdene, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Johannes Ludwig KREBS,   b. 24 Jan 1856, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. Bernhard Pantallion KREBS,   b. Abt 1862, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1913, Kholo, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
    +6. Rosa Catherina Margaretha KREBS,   b. 17 Dec 1866, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1898, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2011 
    Family ID F910  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1816 - Koldenbüttel, Kreis Eiderstedt, Holstein Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1844 - Osterhever, Kreis Eiderstedt, Holstein Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 22 Aug 1866 - Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Wheelwright - - Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Drowning - 7 Mar 1875 - Yatala, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Mar 1875 - Alberton, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death certificate 1875/1025.

    2. [S144] Emigrants from Hamburg to Australia: 1866-1869, Eric & Rosemary Kopittke,, (Brisbane, QFHS, 1992), page 16.

    3. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1875/ 001025.

    4. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1875 'Latest by Telegraph.', The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939), 13 March, p. 4, viewed 7 August, 2011, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article18335122.

    5. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Peter Friedrich Krebs, Death date: 07/03/1875, Mother's name: Anna Christina Brodersen, Father/parent's name: Jacob Krebs, Registration details: 1875/C/1025.

    6. [S383] Emigration out of Schleswig-Holstein, 19th century, Klaus Struve, (http://www.rootdigger.de/Emi.htm).