Ludwig Johann FRITZ

Male 1856 - 1925  (69 years)


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  • Name Ludwig Johann FRITZ 
    Born 17 Feb 1856  Deutsch Krone, West Prussia (Walcz, Wielkopolskie, Poland) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 6 Sep 1865  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Ludwig arrived with his parents and siblings aboard the "Susanne Godeffroy" which had sailed from Hamburg 6 May 1865.
      August 40, Juliane 41, Wilhelmine 16, Juliane 13, Ludwig 9, Emilie 6. They were from Schönlanke, Prussia.
    Died 15 Jun 1925  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Obituary 23 Jun 1925  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    The Brisbane Courier 

    • OBITUARY.     

      The funeral of the late Mr. Ludwig Fritz took place at the Plainland Cemetery, in the Laidley district, on Wednesday. The deceased, who was 70 years of age, was born at Deutsch Krohne, West Prussia, and came to Queensland with his parents in 1862, in the sailing ship Susannah Godeffroy. His family settled at Pine Mountain, and were amongst the pioneer cotton growers of the State. After his marriage, the late Mr. Fritz selected land at Plainland, and had resided there for the last 46 years. The deceased leaves a widow, 11 children, and 36 grandchildren. The service at the graveside was conducted by Pastors M. Millah and H. Wallat.

      1925 'OBITUARY.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 23 June, p. 8, viewed 3 September, 2012, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article20936969
    FamilySearch ID KL7F-VBG 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=KL7F-VBG 
    Buried Plainland, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plainland Lutheran Cemetery
    FRITZ, Ludwig & Nathalia
    FRITZ, Ludwig & Nathalia
    Headstone, Plainland Lutheran Cemetery
    Person ID I2778  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2017 

    Father August FRITZ,   b. 25 Feb 1823, Schönlanke, Posen, Prussia (Trzcianka, Wielkopolskie, Poland) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1887, Ipswich Hospital, Chelmsford Ave, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Juliane PONTOW,   b. 6 Oct 1822,   d. 26 Aug 1888, Laidley, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1848  Schönlanke, Posen, Prussia (Trzcianka, Wielkopolskie, Poland) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nathalie Amalia SCHAFFERIUS,   b. 15 May 1856, Pinschin, Danzig, West Prussia (Pinczyn, Poland) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1935, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 9 May 1881  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Hermann Wilhelm FRITZ,   b. 21 Jan 1879, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1950, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. Ludwig Ferdinand FRITZ,   b. 1 May 1880, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1964, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Wilhelm Heinrich FRITZ,   b. 6 Jul 1881, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1883, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Ludwig Johann FRITZ,   b. 27 Mar 1883, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1949, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     5. August Julius FRITZ,   b. 18 Sep 1884, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Otto Godfrey FRITZ,   b. 21 Jun 1886, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1938, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     7. Paul Carl FRITZ,   b. 14 Apr 1888, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Amelia Ottilia FRITZ,   b. 26 Jan 1890, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +9. Walter Johannes FRITZ,   b. 3 Dec 1891, Plainland, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1970, Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     10. Nathalie Emelie FRITZ,   b. 23 Nov 1893, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Ernest Emiel FRITZ,   b. 18 Dec 1895, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Albert Gustus FRITZ,   b. 2 Sep 1898, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Susanne Karoline FRITZ,   b. 26 Oct 1899, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1899, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Photos
    FRITZ, Ludwig & Nathalia (née Schafferius)
    FRITZ, Ludwig & Nathalia (née Schafferius)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Feb 1856 - Deutsch Krone, West Prussia (Walcz, Wielkopolskie, Poland) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 6 Sep 1865 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 May 1881 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jun 1925 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Brisbane Courier - 23 Jun 1925 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Plainland, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S73] Headstone transcription.

    2. [S101] Emigrants from Hamburg to Australia: 1865, Eric & Rosemary Kopittke, (Brisbane, QFHS, 1991), p 45 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1925/C3291 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1925 'OBITUARY.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 23 June, p. 8, viewed 3 September, 2012, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article20936969 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1881/ 000936 (Reliability: 3).