Wilburt George ZACKERESEN

Male 1910 - 1930  (20 years)


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  • Name Wilburt George ZACKERESEN 
    Born 4 May 1910  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Never married and had no children Never Married 
    Died 27 Aug 1930  Mackay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: Fractured skull caused by football tackle 
    • SKULL FRACTURED.
      MACKAY PLAYER'S DEATH.
      MACKAY, August 28.

      A promising local footballer, Wilburt Zackeresen, died in the District Hospital from a fractured skull, sustained while playing football on Sunday week, when playing for Marian Hornets against Magpies in the Mackay Rugby League premiership final. During the match he was heavily tackled, but appeared to fall clear. During the evening he complained of being unwell, and next day a doctor's examination revealed that his skull was fractured. His funeral took place this afternoon, being attended by representatives of every football club in Mackay.
    Buried 28 Aug 1930  Mackay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Surname: ZACKERESEN
      Given Name: WILBURT
      Date of Death:
      Date of Funeral: 28-Aug-1930
      Cemetery: Mackay City Cemetery - Old Section
      Section: Church of England Section 2
      Line: 16
      Plot Number: 42
      Burial Number: A1626
      Burial Sequence: 1
      Age: 20
    Person ID I8889  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2018 

    Father August Julius ZACKERESEN,   b. 28 Apr 1872, Kieding, Feldstedt, Kries Apenrade, Tondern, Schleswig, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1947, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Kirstine "Chris" NIELSEN,   b. 31 Mar 1879, Randers Sankt Morten, StÝvring, Randers, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1939, Mackay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 12 Mar 1897  Warwick, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 May 1910 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Fractured skull caused by football tackle - 27 Aug 1930 - Mackay, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 28 Aug 1930 - Mackay, 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), 1910/ 001269.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: Wilbur George Zackeresen, Birth date: 04/05/1910, Mother's name: Kirstine Nielsen, Father/parent's name: August Julius Zackeresen, Registration details: 1910/C/1269.

    3. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1930 'SKULL FRACTURED.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 29 August, p. 6, viewed 8 April, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article21552410.

    4. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Wilbur George Zackeresen, Death date: 27/08/1930, Mother's name: Kirstine Marion Neilsen, Father/parent's name: August Julius, Registration details: 1930/C/2876.

    5. [S629] Mackay Regional Council cemetery burial records, (mackay.qld.gov.au), Mackay City Cemetery - Old Section; Church of England Section 2; Line: 16; Plot Number: 42 Nielsen-Zackeresen burial plot. Six burials.