Thomas  Berthelsen

Thomas Berthelsen[1, 2]

Male 1856 - 1936  (79 years)

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  • Name Thomas Berthelsen 
    Christened 9 Dec1856  Østerild Sogn Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 07 Dec 1856  Østerild Sogn, Thisted Amt, Danmark, Nth Jutland (Danish peninsula) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Østerild Kirkebøger 1843 - 1861: Opslag No 24 : Birth No 15
      Born 7 Dec 1856, Thomas Berthelsen: Parents: Huusmand Berthel Thomsen and Hustru Ana Margrethe Christensdatter, 34 years of Østerild. He was christensed on 9 Dec 1856
      Huusmand = Smallholder

      Thomas Berthelsen
      Birth: Dec. 7, 1856, Denmark
      Death: Sep. 10, 1936
      Queensland, Australia

      Born in Østerild Sogn, Thisted Amt, Danmark, Nth Jutland (Danish peninsula)

      son of:
      Father Berthel Thomsen,
      b. Abt 1822, Skyum Sogn, Thisted Amt, Danmark, Nth Jutland (Danish peninsula)

      Mother Ane Margrethe Christensdatter,
      b. Abt 1823, Østerild Sogn, Thisted Amt, Danmark, Nth Jutland (Danish peninsula)

      The death is announced of Mr. Thomas Berthelsen. aged 78. a well-known pioneer. He was born In Denmark, and came to Queensland in the sailing ship Herschel when 21 years of age. He is survived by his widow, three sons, and five daughters.
      Transcribed from " The Courier-Mail, Brisbane, Queensland, Saturday 19 September 1936"

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Marie Catherine List Berthelsen (1870 - 1950)

      Children:
      John Peter Berthelsen (1886 - 1889)*
      Albina Margarethe Berthelsen Jensen (1888 - 1941)*
      Christian Albert Berthelsen (1890 - 1953)*
      Alvida Christine Berthelsen (1892 - 1974)*
      Ena Elenore Berthelsen (1895 - 1973)*
      Eva Isabel Berthelsen Parker (1898 - 1939)*
      Thomas Edward Berthelsen (1901 - ____)*
      William Anthony Berthelsen (1903 - 1974)*
      George Berthelsen (1906 - 1908)*
      David Berthelsen (1906 - 1922)*
      Vernon Berthelsen (1915 - 1922)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Polson Cemetery
      Point Vernon
      Fraser Coast Region
      Queensland, Australia

      Created by: Odielion
      Record added: Feb 23, 2013
      Find A Grave Memorial# 105718973
    Gender Male 
    Died Sep 1936  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 11 Sep 1936  Maryborough Chronicle, Wide Bay and Burnett Advertiser, Queensland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    MR. T. BERTHELSEN
    The death of Mr. Thomas Berthelsen, in his 79th year, occurred yesterday. He was a well-known pioneer of the Wide Bay, and Burnett district. Born in Denmark deceased, he came to Queensland at the age of 21 years in the sailing ship, Herschel, landing at Maryborough.
    Most of his life who spent in grazing, and timber-getting in the Wide Bay and Burnett districts and at Fraser Island.
    He was married in 1886 at Denman's Camp, now Nikenbah. In 1916 he settled at Mundubbera, but in later years he often resided at Pialba. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Marie Catherine Berthelsen, and a family of three sons Messrs. Albert (Scarness), Thomas (Maryborough), and William Berthelsen (Mundubbera), and five daughters, Mesdames A. Jensen (Maryborough), E. Franted (Monto), C Walker. (Gin Gin), J. Parker (Eidsvold), and J. Bradley (Mundubbera. Four sons predeceased him. There are 14 grandchildren and one brother (Mr. John Berthelsen, Gympie). The funeral will take place this afternoon at 4 o'clock from the residence of his son, Mr. Albert Berthlesen, Scarness. for the Polsonn cemetery, Pialba.
    Maryborough Chronicle, Wide Bay and Burnett Advertiser, Queensland, Friday, 11 September 1936 
    Death Notice 19 Sep 1936  Courier-Mail, Brisbane, Queensland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The death is announced ot Mr. Thomas Berthelsen. aged 78. a well-known pioneer. He was born In Denmark, and came to Queensland In the sailing ship Herschel when 21 years of age. He is survived by his widow, three sons, and five daughters.
    Transcribed from " The Courier-Mail, Brisbane, Queensland, Saturday 19 September 1936"
     
    Will 31 Oct 1936  The Courier-Mail, Brisbane, Queensland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    IN THE SUPREME COURT OF QUEENS LAND.
    In the WILL and CODICIL of THOMAS BERTHELSEN, formerly or Nikenbah and Cooringa, in the State of Queensland, but late of Mundubbera, in the said State, Timber-getter and Grazier, deceased.
    Notice is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen days from the date of the publication hereof applicaton will be made to this Honourable Court that PROBATE of the WILL and CODICIL of the abovenamed Thomas Berthelsen deceased may be granted to QUEENSLAND TRUSTEES LIMITED of 395 Queen Street, Brisbane in the State of Queensland the sole executor named in the said Will. Any person interested who desires to object to the application or to be heard upon it may file a Caveat in the Registry at any time before the grant is made.
    Dated this Twenty-eighth day or October, 1936.
    MORTON & MORTON, Solicitors for the said Executor, Queensland Trustees Limited, Wharf Street, Maryborough.
    Brisbane Agents: NICOL ROBINSON & FOX, Solicitors, Union Trustee Chambers, Queen Street. Brisbane.
    Transcribed from " The Courier-Mail, Brisbane, Queensland, Saturday 31 October 1936"
     
    Person ID I493  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2017 

    Father Berthel Thomsen,   b. Abt 1822, Skyum Sogn, Thisted Amt, Danmark, Nth Jutland (Danish peninsula) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ane Margrethe Christensdatter,   b. Abt 1823, Østerild Sogn, Thisted Amt, Danmark, Nth Jutland (Danish peninsula) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 11 Dec 1881  Østerild Kirke, Thisted Amt, Danmark, Nth Jutland (Danish peninsula) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Østerild Kirkebøg 1814 - 1842: Opslag No 85: Marriage No 4
      11 Dec 1881 in Østerild Kirke
      Bridegroom: Ungkarl Berthel Thomsen of Østerild Sogn -,age 26 years: Bride: Pigen Ana Margrethe Christensdatter of Østerild Sogn, - age 25. Forloverne: Gaardmand Thomas Andersen and Gaardmand Anders Thomsen both of Hoxen?
    Family ID F2013  Group Sheet

    Family Marie Catherine List,   b. 3 Jan 1870, Terp, Haderslev Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1950, Pile Gully, via Gayndah, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1885  Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Peter Berthelsen,   b. 2 May 1886, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1889, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     2. Albina Margarethe Berthelsen,   b. 22 May 1888, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1941, Pallas Street, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +3. Christian Albert Berthelsen,   b. 28 Jul 1890, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1953, Freshwater Street, Scarness, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. Alvilda Christine Berthelsen,   b. 9 Dec 1892, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1974, Hervey Bay District, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Ena Elenore Berthelsen,   b. 10 Oct 1895, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1973, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Eva Isabel Berthelsen,   b. 29 Jul 1898, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1939, Grand Hotel, Goomeri, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     7. Thomas Edward Berthelsen,   b. 1 Feb 1901, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1968, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     8. William Anthony Berthelsen,   b. 30 Jun 1903, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1974, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     9. David Berthelsen,   b. Apr 1906, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1922, Hervey Bay District, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 16 years)
     10. George Berthelsen,   b. 20 Apr 1906, Queensland, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1908, Hervey Bay District, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     11. Vernon Berthelsen,   b. circa 1915, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1922, Hervey Bay District, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 7 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2011 
    Family ID F165  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Children of Thomas and Marie Berthelsen
    Children of Thomas and Marie Berthelsen
    Children of Thomas and Marie Berthelsen
    John Peter, George, David and Vernon

    Headstones
    Berthelsen, Thomas and Mary Catherine (nee List)
John Parker and Eva (nee Berthelsen)
    Berthelsen, Thomas and Mary Catherine (nee List) John Parker and Eva (nee Berthelsen)
    Berthelsen, William Anthony & May Elizabeth
    Berthelsen, William Anthony & May Elizabeth

  • Sources 
    1. [S66] Mrs Laurina Collins.

    2. [S74] Arkivalieronline.dk .


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