Elizabeth Naumann immigrated to Moreton Bay on 20 August 1866. She travelled on the 'Beausite'. Her mother and siblings had arrived in Queensland on the 'Sophie' the previous year.
At the age of 21 years, 7 months and 8 days, Elizabeth Naumann married Carl August Heinrich Dorries on 22 February 1869 in Queensland.
On 4 June 1920, her husband, Carl August Heinrich Dorries died in Queensland at age 92. Carl died from Bronclitis and cardiac failure. He had been ill for a week and attended by Dr David Horn the previous day. His age was given as 92 years, 11 months and was a farmer, son of Christian Dorries, also a farmer, and Annie Frike. The informants were his son in law WE Hawes of Taylor Street, and daughter ML Smith of Greenwattle Street.
Elizabeth Naumann died on 25 July 1920 in Queensland at age 73. She was buried on 26 July 1920 in Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery. LUTH1-004-0042.
Children of Elizabeth Naumann and Carl August Heinrich Dorries
Catherina Elizabeth (Kate) Dorries+ b. 18 March 1869, d. 25 December 1951
Heinrich Carl (Harry) Dorries+ b. 7 November 1870, d. 1 January 1945
Johannes (Jack) Dorries+ b. 17 March 1872, d. 1943
Carl August Heinrich (Charlie) Dorries b. 18 March 1874, d. 28 July 1943
Wilhelmine (Minnie) Dorries b. 22 October 1875, d. 15 August 1950
Elizabeth (Lizzie) Dorries+ b. 24 October 1877, d. 27 June 1970
Johann Christof (Christy) Dorries+ b. 6 August 1879, d. 3 October 1961
Marie Helene (Mary) Dorries+ b. 20 June 1881, d. 19 February 1962
Anna Catharine (Annie) Dorries b. 6 July 1883, d. July 1973
Johanna Christine (Tina) Dorries b. 17 July 1885, d. 1969
Maria Louisa (Lucy) Dorries b. 15 August 1888, d. 1982
Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950 Name: Carl Dorris Spouse Name: Elizabeth Naumann Marriage Date: 22 Feb 1869 Marriage Place: Queensland Registration Place: Queensland Registration Year: 1869 Registration Number: 000083 Page Number: 3959
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