Flora Marie  Vosteen

Flora Marie Vosteen[1, 2]

Female 1884 - 1964  (80 years)

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  • Name Flora Marie Vosteen 
    Born 1884 
    Gender Female 
    Queensland Electoral Roll 1905  Adeliade St., Brisbane Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Queensland Electoral Roll 1905
    Clayfield - Brisbane Division
    Brightwell, Flora Marie, Adeliade st., domestic duties
    Brightwell, George Bertie, Adeliade st., wool buyer
     
    Queensland Electoral Roll 1913  Chatsworth Road, Coorparoo, Brisbane Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Queensland Electoral Roll 1913
    Division of Oxley, Subdivision of Coorparoo
    Brightwell, Flora Marie, Chatsworth road, home duties
     
    Died 14 Sep 1964  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 16 Sep 1964  Balmoral Cemetery, 441 Wynnum Rd, Morningside, Brisbane Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Burton, John: Interred: 14 / 06 / 1960: Age: 87 years
      Name: Burton, Flora Marie: Interred: 16 / 09 / 1964: Age: 80 years
      Cemetery Details: Cemetery: Balmoral Cemetery Street Address: 441 Wynnum Rd, Morningside UBD Ref: Map 160 P12
      Portion: 8: Grave Number: 544
      (Brisbane City Council Online Services, Grave Location Search)
    Person ID I7311  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2010 

    Father Hermann Henry Vosteen,   b. Abt 1840, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1912, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Emma Harriett Malpis,   d. 7 Aug 1913, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2444  Group Sheet

    Family 1 George Bertie Brightwell,   b. 1 Mar 1875, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1911, Tiensin, China Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 21 Jun 1899  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: George Bertie Brightwell: Spouse: Name: Flora Marie Vosteen: Marriage Date: 21 Jun 1899: Marriage: Registration Number: B020077
      (Queensland Marriage Index 1829 - 1934)
    Children 
     1. Juanita Amelia Brightwell,   b. 8 May 1900, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Flora Beryl Brightwell,   b. 9 Jun 1901, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1993, Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. George John Russel Brightwell,   b. 8 Aug 1908, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F2442  Group Sheet

    Family 2 John Burton,   b. Abt 1873,   d. 13 Jun 1960, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 17 May 1913  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Flora Marie Brightwell: Spouse Name: John Burton: Marriage Date: 17 May 1913: Registration Number: B013351
      (Queensland Marriage Index 1829 - 1934)
    Marriage 28 May 1913  The Brisbane Courier, Queensland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burton -Brightwell.
    The marriage of Mr. John Burton (Audit Department, Government Railways, Tientsin, China, and youngest son of Mr. B. H. Burton, Clayfield) to Mrs. Flora M. Brightwell (widow of the late Mr. B. Brightwell, and eldest daughter of the late Captain Vosteen and Mrs. Vosteen) was quietly celebrated at St (John's Cathedral on 17th instant. The Rev Canon Simmons officiated Only immediate relatives and friends were present The bride entered the church with Dr. Wilton Love, who subsequently gave her away She wore a pretty gown of heliotrope crepe de Chine, the panels of the skirt being richly embroidered with westeria blossoms, and the magyar bodice being partly composed of Oriental trimming, she also wore a hat to harmonise She was attended hy a maid of honour (Miss Mildred Brightwell), who wore a pretty gown of pale pink silk, and a black hat with lancer plumes. Mr Carl Swenson acted as best man.
    After the ceremony the guests were entertained at Eschenhagens at a wedding tea. The tables were prettily decorated with wisteria blooms and ferns. Miss B Treacy acted as hostess owing to the absence of the bride's mother, who was too ill to attend. Miss Treacy wore a smart gown of grey striped voile, and a picture hat of grey, with white ostrich plumes. The invited guests included Mr and Mrs B. H. Burton (parents), Mr and Mrs B. Burton, Mr and Mrs E. Burton Mr and Mrs G. Brightwell, Miss A. Burton (sister), Misses Mildred and Gertrude Brightwell, Mr and Mrs Dunbar, Mr and Mrs Beer, Mr and Mrs A. Kessels, Mr and Mrs Thomas, Dr and Mrs Wilton Love, Misses Beryl and Nita Brightwell, Mr Jas. Dnnne, Misses Treacy, Fitzgerald, Dodwell,Mr Farow and Mrs Farow (sister). Misses Greene, Malyon, Mrs Tunney, Mr and Mrs S. Drysdale, Mr and Mrs Webber, Mr and Mrs Kirby, Mr Robert Kaye, and Mr and Mrs Chadwick.
    Mr and Mrs Burton subsequently left for Southport and Tweed Heads. Mrs Burton wore a smart coat and skirt ot tussore silk, and a brown beaver toque The presents were numerous and pretty. After their return from Tweed Heads, Mr and Mrs Burton will go to England.
    Transcribed from "The Brisbane Courier, Queensland, Wednesday 28 May 1913 
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F2443  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    4 Generations, Vosteen, Brightwell, Smith & Wilson.
    4 Generations, Vosteen, Brightwell, Smith & Wilson.
    left to right, back row: John Burton, Flora Marie Vosteen Brightwell Burton; Jesse Wilson; Joan Marie Smith Wilson; and Flora Beryl Brightwell Smith Cohn Ball. The children are Jesse & Joans: Jesse Lee, John Neil, and Anita Marie.


  • Sources 
    1. [S66] Mrs Laurina Collins.

    2. [S12] Qld Birth, Deaths and Marriages.


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