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Elizabeth Ann (Stopher) Voltz (1844 - 1886)

Elizabeth Ann Voltz formerly Stopher
Born in Marylebone, London, England, United Kingdommap
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Wife of — married 30 Nov 1865 (to 1886) in Lutheran Church, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 42 in Waterford, Queensland, Australiamap
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Biography

Elizabeth (Eliza) Ann (Stopher) Voltz (1844-1886)

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Elizabeth (Stopher) Voltz was born in Middlesex, England.

1844 Eliza Ann Stopher was born 06 July 1844 at Marylebone London Middlesex England. Her parents were William Stopher & Eliza Ann (Smith) Stopher. The family was living at 17 Richmond Street London. William Stopher’s occupation was Gardener. Eliza Ann Stopher’s birth was registered 22 September 1844 at Marylebone London England. [1]

1864 Eliza Ann Stopher emigrated from England to Australia in 1864. Elizabeth departed Liverpool England 31 July 1864 aboard the Ship Queen of the South and arrived at Moreton Bay Brisbane Queensland Australia 01 November 1864. She paid £4 for the cost of her voyage. [2]

1865 Elizabeth Ann Stopher married Friedrich Voltz on 30 November 1865 at the Lutheran Church South Brisbane. [3]

1865-1886 Friedrich & Elizabeth Voltz lived, worked and raised their family in the Logan area south of Brisbane.
Friedrich Voltz appears on electoral rolls as a farmer at Bethany, Logan River (aged 24) in 1865, as a fencer, Logan Reserve in 1868, as a squatter, Logan in 1874, and dairyman, Loganlea in 1890.

1886 Elizabeth Ann (Stopher) Voltz died 08 November1886 at Waterford Queensland Australia. The cause of death was Morbes Cordes, Pulmonary and Cerebral Conjection lasting 8 days. Friedrich Voltz records on her death certificate that she was born in London, Middlesex, England and she had lived in Queensland for about 22 years. Her age is recorded as 38 and that she was 18 when she married. [4]
Elizabeth was buried in the Logan Reserve Cemetery on 09 November 1886.

Sources

  1. Free BMD England & Wales BMD Registration Index 1837-2007 Stopher Eliza Ann born September q. 1844 Marylebone London England (Vol. 1 Page 187)
  2. Queensland State Archives Col A60/64 – 2963 Z6385 Name: Eliza Stopher; Age: 19; Occupation: Domestic Servant; Application Number: 8027; Ship: ‘Queen of the South’ 1589 tons; Departed Liverpool England: 31 July 1864; Arrived Moreton Bay Brisbane Queensland Australia: 01 November 1864; Ship’s Master: John Purves
  3. QLD BMD Index 1865/B1549 Elisebeth Ann Stopher (marriage) Friederich Voltz
  4. QLD BMD Index1886/C3042 Elizabeth Ann Voltz (parents) - Stopher - ** born England aged 38 years

See also

  • Birth General Register Office, England & Wales, UK: STOPHER, ELIZA ANN | Mother's Maiden Name: SMITH | GRO Reference: 1844 September Quarter | in MARYLEBONE | Volume 01 Page 187
  • "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26BW-Q71 : 1 October 2014), Eliza Ann Stopher, 1844; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Marylebone, London, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
  • Baptism: Name: Eliza Ann Stopher |Gender: Female |Record Type: Baptism |Baptism Date: 22 Sep 1844 |Baptism Place: St Marylebone Christ Church, Westminster, England |Father: William Stopher |Mother: Eliza Ann Stopher |Register Type: Parish Registers
  • England & Wales Census 1851 "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGN6-MCB : 8 November 2017), Eliza Stopher in household of Eliza Stopher, St Marylebone, Middlesex, England; citing St Marylebone, Middlesex, England, p. 5, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  • Arrival in Australia Queensland State Archives Col A60/64 – 2963 Z6385; Name: Eliza Stopher; Age: 19; Occupation: Domestic Servant; Application Number: 8027; Ship: ‘Queen of the South’ 1589 tons; Departed Liverpool England: 31 July 1864; Arrived Moreton Bay Brisbane Queensland Australia: 01 November 1864; Ship’s Master: John Purves
  • Marriage QLD BMD Index 1865/B1549 Elisebeth Ann Stopher (marriage) Friederich Voltz
  • Death QLD BMD Index1886/C3042 Elizabeth Ann Voltz (parents) — Stopher &— ** born England aged 38 years


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