KRIESER family - Prussia to Aust.
Reply to John Saradine:just found this info for my neighbour in Australia -
James DAWSON married Emma Maria Helena KREISER
On 9 September, 1905
James born: b.22 Aug 1866, was 38yrs old, buried Herberton 4 Oct.1966 aged 99yrs on burial record, actually 100yrs old.Grave is 06 15P
Emma was 28yrs old.She was born 1877 at sea between Hamburg & Rockhampton -the daughter of
August KREISER & Bertha SIECKERT.Birth record born: 7 August, 1877 (ref.1877/000993 MAR).
Family arrived in Rockhampton, Australia on SS "Fritzreuter" on 6th October 1877.- ship no.373 records:
August KRIESER (Kriesen) aged 25yrs
Bertha KRIESER(Kriesen) aged 26yrs
AnnaKRIESER (Kriesen) aged 1yr old - must have died at sea - death record for Anna Mathilde KRIESER d.24 th July, 1877 (ref.1877/001496 MAR).
Emma Maria KRIESER (Kriesen) - infant (which means under 1 yr old).
Emma Mary Helen DAWSON was buried Herberton, 29th January 1973 aged 95yrs.
Grave 06 14P (beside James).
James Albert b.31 Mar.1907
John Low DAWSON b.26 Aug 1908
William Edward b.13 Aug.1910
George Alexander b.17 March 1914
Lily b.9 Nov.1916
Robert b. 1920
George Alexander DAWSON married Sheila PHILLIPS
Gaye b.5th June1940
Alexander b.29 Dec.1941
Barry b.24 Jan.1945
Kerry b.24 Jan.1947
Sharon b.15 Mar.1948
Gaye DAWSON married Lino POPULIN
4th June 1960 at St Joseph's Catholic Church, Cairns
Sincerely Gaynor Watters in far Nth Qld, Aust.