Harvey Family Tree 2018-04-30

Elizabeth MorrisAge: 85 years18361921

Name
Elizabeth Morris
Given names
Elizabeth
Surname
Morris
Birth April 15, 1836 25 21
Christening May 8, 1836 (Age 23 days)
Birth of a brotherJohn Morris
October 5, 1837 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a sisterPenelope Morris
about 1838 (Age 20 months)
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Latitude: N52.954783 Longitude: W1.158109

Death of a brotherJohn Morris
February 26, 1838 (Age 22 months)
Burial of a brotherJohn Morris
February 1838 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a sisterEllen (Eleanor) Morris
February 1, 1840 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Morris
November 13, 1843 (Age 7 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Thompson
May 9, 1844 (Age 8 years)
Christening of a brotherJohn Morris
1844 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterIsabella Morris
1845 (Age 8 years)
Death of a sisterPenelope Morris
about 1845 (Age 8 years)
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Latitude: N52.954783 Longitude: W1.158109

Death of a sisterIsabella Morris
1847 (Age 10 years)
Burial of a sisterIsabella Morris
1847 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterIsabella Morris
January 23, 1850 (Age 13 years)
Christening of a sisterIsabella Morris
1850 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterEdith Morris
November 25, 1852 (Age 16 years)
Christening of a sisterEdith Morris
1852 (Age 15 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherPenelope Maltby
December 25, 1853 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a sisterAlice Morris
February 27, 1855 (Age 18 years)
Death of a sisterAlice Morris
April 10, 1855 (Age 18 years)
Burial of a sisterAlice Morris
April 1855 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a brotherAlfred Morris
August 28, 1857 (Age 21 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth or Esther Mitchell
December 1863 (Age 27 years)
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Latitude: N52.954783 Longitude: W1.158109

MarriageJames MiersView this family
March 19, 1864 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#1
John James Miers
March 8, 1865 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#2
George Henry Miers
September 27, 1866 (Age 30 years)
Death of a sonGeorge Henry Miers
April 16, 1867 (Age 31 years)
Burial of a sonGeorge Henry Miers
April 18, 1867 (Age 31 years)
Jondaryan, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.371 Longitude: E151.592

Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Morris
February 27, 1869 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William Henry Miers
July 28, 1869 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Edith Wilhelmine Miene Miers
February 10, 1873 (Age 36 years)
Death of a husbandJames Miers
December 22, 1883 (Age 47 years)
Burial of a husbandJames Miers
December 23, 1883 (Age 47 years)
Death of a motherEleanor Isobella Thompson
October 28, 1888 (Age 52 years)
Cabbage Tree Creek, Aspley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.358956 Longitude: E153.013233

Death of a fatherJohn Morris
December 22, 1891 (Age 55 years)
Cabbage Tree Creek, Aspley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.359235 Longitude: E153.012246

Death of a brotherJohn Morris
June 5, 1894 (Age 58 years)
Cabbage Tree Creek, Aspley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.359235 Longitude: E153.012246

Burial of a brotherJohn Morris
June 7, 1894 (Age 58 years)
Address: Gympie Road
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry MiersMuriel Gertrude NewtonView this family
November 23, 1898 (Age 62 years)
Marriage of a childThomas Charles MacKenzieEdith Wilhelmine Miene MiersView this family
April 11, 1902 (Age 65 years)
Address: Harris Street
Death of a sisterEllen (Eleanor) Morris
August 20, 1915 (Age 79 years)
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.559821 Longitude: E151.95067

Burial of a sisterEllen (Eleanor) Morris
August 21, 1915 (Age 79 years)
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.559821 Longitude: E151.95067

Death of a sisterEliza Morris
August 26, 1919 (Age 83 years)
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.559821 Longitude: E151.95067

Burial of a sisterEliza Morris
August 28, 1919 (Age 83 years)
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Latitude: S27.559821 Longitude: E151.95067

Death May 7, 1921 (Age 85 years)
Burial May 8, 1921 (1 day after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 12, 1834St Nicholas, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
3 months
elder sister
Eliza Morris
Birth: September 6, 1834 24 19Prospect Place, Radford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 26, 1919Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
19 months
herself
Elizabeth Morris
Birth: April 15, 1836 25 21Prospect Place, Radford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: May 7, 1921Glengate, Jondaryan, Queensland, Australia
18 months
younger brother
John Morris
Birth: October 5, 1837 27 22Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 26, 1838Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
15 months
younger sister
Penelope Morris
Birth: about 1838 27 23Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: about 1845Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
2 years
younger sister
Ellen (Eleanor) Morris
Birth: February 1, 1840 29 25Prospect Place, Radford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 20, 1915Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
4 years
younger brother
John Morris @ NottinghamJohn Morris
Birth: November 13, 1843 33 28Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 5, 1894Cabbage Tree Creek, Aspley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Isabella Morris
Birth: 1845 34 30Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1847Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
5 years
younger sister
Isabella Morris
Birth: January 23, 1850 39 35Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1933Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Edith Morris
Birth: November 25, 1852 42 37Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 15, 1930Murgon, Queensland, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Alice Morris
Birth: February 27, 1855 44 40Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: April 10, 1855Radford, Nottingham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
3 years
younger brother
Alfred Morris
Birth: August 28, 1857 47 42Radford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 1, 1940Cabbage Tree Creek, Aspley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Family with James Miers - View this family
husband
herself
Elizabeth Morris
Birth: April 15, 1836 25 21Prospect Place, Radford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: May 7, 1921Glengate, Jondaryan, Queensland, Australia
Marriage: March 19, 1864St Ann's Church, Jondaryan
1 year
son
John James Miers
Birth: March 8, 1865 31 28Jondaryan Stn, Jondaryan, Queensland, Australia
Death: 1936Southbrook, Darling Downs, Queensland, Australia
19 months
son
George Henry Miers
Birth: September 27, 1866 32 30Jondaryan Station, Jondaryan, Queensland, Australia
Death: April 16, 1867Jondaryan Station, Jondaryan, Queensland, Australia
3 years
son
4 years
daughter

Shared note

Elizabeth Miers (nee Morris) wife of James Miers the Jondaryan Blacksmith. 1841 census John Morris, 30,@ Prospect Place,Radford, Nott, said born there but not so with wife Eleanor 25, Eliza,6,Elizabeth 5, Eleanor 1.
1903 Commonwealth Electoral Roll no record. John & Ellen Morris with their six children arrived Morton Bay 26 or 27 November and disembarked from the Conway at Brisbane on the 3 Dec.1862. John's sister & her husband who had been in the colony for several years came to the Depot to meetth em, they brought a buggy to takeJohn & Ellen and the three younger children home to the Valley. John, the eldest son remained at the Depot until the next day while Elizabeth & her sister Ellen were taken to the Normal School with the otheryoung women.

All the passengers on the Conway were of middle class and had paid their passage and received 'Land Orders', a very nice tea was given to the young wimon in the school the day they landed by some of the head people of the Colony. Perhaps it was here that Elizabeth gained employment at Rosalie Plains. Elizabeth did the three week journey to Rosalie Plains with the wagon team from Rosalie Plaind carrying material and provisions for the station 1862 to 1864, at Rosalie Plains, on the Darling Downs as a House servant.as house servant . Elizabeth met James Miers at Rosalie Plains here but I am not exactly certain when the Ramsey left and acquired Eaton Vale Station but there was some connection,

Obituary;- 1921, The death of Mrs Miers removes from Jondaryan one of its very oldest residents, “Granny” Miers as she was known to everyone, was resident of the town before the advent of the iron horse and up to a few years back conducted afru it business in a shop adjoining the Jondaryan Hotel.

Buried under pepperina tree in St.Ann’s churchyard. Early Brisbane. The Hospital was then in George St., a little further down than 'Rhodes Retreat Hotel', not far from the Hospital and across the green and looking towards the river was the house of the Rev. N. Turner, father of Mrs. Graham of Jondaryan and Mrs.W . Kent of Rosalie Station

1851 census as a Seamstress. 1861 census, age 23, Leather Cutter at Feltons, Radford, living at No.16 Long Row, Radford with her parents in Nottingham.

Elizabeth actually arrived in Brisbane on the 3 Dec 1862 after first arriving in Morton Bay on the 26 or 27 of Nov on the ship Conway of 1143 tons filled with fare paying migrants.

After Elizabeth landed she as billeted in the Normal School with her sister Helen and other young women from the Conway. Her parents, John& Ellen Morris and the three youngest children stayed with John's sister Eliza Thrutchley in the Valley. J ohn their eldest son stayed at the Depot the first night.

Elizabeth was employed as a domestic servant at Rosalie Plains.
Elizabeth married James Miers in St Ann's Church on Jondaryan Station and lived in married quarters (slab house) provided by the owners. Then later lived in Duke Street, Jondaryan township where her husband operated a Blacksmith Shop. Afterthe death of James Miers Elizabeth conducted a fruit shop business next to the hotel.

(by now the same St Ann's Church had been moved from Jondaryan Station closer to Johndaryan township). No marker on her grave.

Father !Queensland Certificate No 706 1497! John died from Uraemia at the age of 81 years. Aspley named after John Morris's farm on Cabbage Tree Creek ~"Aspley Orangery"& "Aspley Vinyards". Aspley Orangery was named after ~Aspley Hall~ nearRadford, No ttingham,

Elizabeth was born at;- Prospect Place, a large new village a quarter of a mile north east of Old Radford, contains about 1,150 inhabitants, who are principally employed in the lace and hosiery trades, and contains two factories. A GeneralBaptis t Chapel was erected here in 1834.

Radford Parish is bounded on the south by Lenton and Nottingham, and has shared so largely with the latter in manufacturing spirit, that it now ranks the second most populous parish in the county, though it does not comprise more than 600 acreso f land, belonging to numerous freeholders Gregory de Linge Gregory Esq., as lay imprropriator, had an allotment of 43a 2r 11p of land and in 1796 an allotment of 6a 1r 16p for the tithe and 6a 3r 11p as lord of the manor, and 1a 2r 20p wasawarded to the Surveyors of the Highways The parish contains in 1851 2600 houses, and 12625 inhabitants of whom 6065 are males and 6570 females. Radford was given by Wm. Peveril to the Priory he founded at Lenton and still continues a parcelof that m anor.

Aspley, a hamlet I mile north west of Radford, which gives name to a considerable estate belonging to Lord Middleton, and extending into the parishes of Wollaton and Bilborough. It was anciently one of the woods of Sherwood Forest. The hall, ane at mansion, is occupied by Richard Birkin Esq. At Aspley terrace, in 1839, was established the House of Refuge, for orphans and fallen female penitents. It is a large establishment, under the management of two matrons, directed by acommittee o f ladies and supported by voluntary contributions.

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Records not imported into INDI (individual) Gramps ID I0022:

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