According to the Australia Death Index - Herbert Hardacre's father was Jonas, and mother was Sarah Ann Butterfield.
Jonas Hardacre married Sarah Ann Butterfield July-Aug-Sept 1847 in Keighley, Yorkshire West Riding, England.
1851 Manningham, Yorkshire, Eng Ramsden, William 47 Mary 42 wife Hardacre, Jonas 28 son Sarah A 22 wife Ramsden, Frederick 25 son Ramsden, Elizabeth 20 dau Ramsden, MaryAnn 19 dau Ramsden, William 13 son
Ship "City of Manchester" arriving Philadelphia, PA July 14, 1854 Hardacre, Jonas 31 English Machanic Hardon [sic], Sarah Ann 31 Hardon [sic], Joshaia 15 mos. (Joshua)
1860 Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio Hardacher, George 36 Eng. Machinist (Jonas) Sarah A. 36 Eng George 8 Eng (Joshua) Hannah L. 2 Ohio (Fanny)
Civil War Draft Registration (1863) Hardaker, Jonas b. 1822 England res. Montgomery, Ohio
Civil War Record- Hardacre, Jonas enl. May 1864 Pvt. Co K. 152 Ohio Infantry mustered out Sept 2, 1864 Camp Dennison, Ohio.Survived war - yes.
Baptism: Fanny Louisa Hardacre b. May 3/1858 Baptised 12/15/1870 in Keighley W. Yorkshire.Daughter of Jonas and Sarah.
1871 Keighley, Yorkshire West Riding Hardacre, Sarah Ann 48 b. Keighley Fanny 12 b. US Herbert 10 b. US
1881 Everton, Lancashire, Eng. Hardacre, Sarah A. 58 b. Keighley Joshua 28 b. Keighley - Master Butcher Fanny 22 b. US - Milliner Herbert 20 b. US - Master Butcher
Fanny Louisa Hardacre, age 23, father Jonas Hardacre mechanic married William Edmund Ashcroft, age 23, father James Ashcroft decorator.Married on Mar. 26, 1883 Everton, Lancashire.Witnesses : Joshua Hawley and Mary Ann Ramsden.
Queensland passenger lists" Plymouth England to Cookstown arriving 9/14/1883 Ship Nowshera Hubert Haidaire [Sic], 22
Probate: Sarah Ann Hardacre, widow died Jan 9, 1990 Liverpool.Administrator: Joshua Hardacre, Butcher, son and one of the next of Kin.
Fanny L. Ashcroft b. ~1860 died March 1922 West Derby, Lancashire, Eng.
British Columbia Death Reg. Joshua Hardacre b. 1/4/1851 England died 12/27/1920 Vancouver father: Jonas Hardacre mother: Sarah Ann Butterfield spouse: Agnes (nee Howden)
The relationship between Jonas Hardacre and the Ramsdens is unclear.He May be the son of Mary and stepson of William? Shown as Ramsden in 1841 census.
1841 Keighley, Yorkshire, Eng Ramsden, William 35 Mary 35 Jonas 15 Frederick 15 Mary 14 Robert 11 Elizabeth 10 Joshua 5 William 3 Ramsden, James 60 Mary 60