Hi all, this is a basic summary of one of two EGERT families from Queensland, Australia. I am waiting for more info from a recently found descendant. It seems that Martin John was a popular name; there's at least three in this family. They originally came from Germany.
Martin John/Joseph EGERT, b. ca. 1860? at unknown, d. 5 June 1928 (father's name also Martin) Middle name listed as Joseph on marriage details Possible siblings (dates 1874-85): Annie EGERT marr. William FREDERICKS (brother of Rosie?) reg no: Q7721 Mary Elizabeth EGERT marr. Anthony FINK reg no: Q9058(doubtful of link to this family) Sophia EGERT marr. Carl Heinrich R. PAUL reg no: Q7264 On NSW Bdm there is a Martin & Helen (nee?) EGERT listed as having two children (may be the same); Female (5340/1857) and Eliza (5494/1858). These may be Qld people as it was before seperation from Nsw in 1859 and the only other EGERTs found in Nsw are Francis EGERT who married Ethel D. GILLIVER (11319/1917), died in 1945 (905/1945) (son of Francis & Anne EGERT) Spouse: Rosie FREDERICHS/CKS, b. ca. 1860? at unknown Names listed on Obituary Mrs Rosina EGERT of 47 Wellington Rd, E.Brisbane: Mr & Mrs E. EGERT, Mr & Mrs W. EGERT, Mr & Mrs R. EGERT, Mr & Mrs E. HUMPHREY, Mr & Mrs G.L FLANAGAN and Mr & Mrs L.J. IRWIN. Funeral chapel, Stanley St, Sth Brisbane to Bulimba cemetery. Date Unknown Married bef. 1884 at Qld.
Children: 1 Matilda Jascha EGERT, b. 28 July 1884 at Qld 2 Martin Henry EGERT, b. 14 June 1886 at Qld 3 Albert Frederick EGERT, b. 22 May 1888 at Qld 4 Ernest EGERT, b. 12 August 1890 at Qld 5 William 'Bill' EGERT, b. 1894/1900 at Qld, m. Catherine Mary 'Katty' LACY, 26 December 1928 at Qld, d. 20 April 1953 6 Martin Edgar EGERT, b. 13 October 1992 at Qld, d. 22 July 1918 other children: Reginald, Ivy, Eveline And Vera
I will post more info as it comes to hand. Hope this helps some-one