Mary Wood Buckby

Female 1843 - 1922  (79 years)


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  1. 1.  Mary Wood Buckby was born 7 Jan 1843, Cranford, St. Andrews, Northamptonshire, England; was christened 24 Jun 1843, Cranford, St. John, Northamptonshire, England (daughter of John Buckby and Mary Wood); died 21 Jan 1922, Eltonlea, Ridge Street, Northgate Junction, Qld; was buried Lutwyche Cemetery, Brisbane, Qld.

    Other Events:

    • Obituary: 21 Jan 1922, Brisbane, Qld; The death on 21st January of Mrs, Jonathan Carseldine at Eltonlea, Ridge Street, Northgate Junction, removes another of the pioneers of Queensland. Born at Cranford, St. Andrew's, North Hamptonshire, on 7th January, 1843, Mary Wood Buckby came to Queensland in 1854, at the age of 11 years, with her father, sister, and brothers. The family first settled in the district now known as Hendra. shortly afterwards. removing to Bald Hills. Miss Buckly in 1861, when 17 years of age, was married to Mr. Jonathan Carseldine by the Rev. John Moseley, in old St. John's pro-Cathedral. For many years Mr. and Mrs. Carseldine lived in the Caboolture district, where they were engaged in the dairying industry. At the time of the Gympie gold rush in 1868. Mrs. Carseldine had many interesting experiences, which resulted from their residence being situated on the old main road between Brisbane and Gympie. Although not a nurse by profession, the common sense and practical, kindliness of Mrs. Carseldine made her services in much demand in a district in which medical attendance was difficult to obtain, and in addition to the numerous duties of bringing up a large family the deceased lady was noted far and wide for her hospitality. Of a deeply religious disposition, she won the affection and esteem of all with whom she came in contact. The last 16 years of her life were spent at Northgate Junction, and in spite of the loss of her sight some years ago she maintained her cheerfulness and courage. Up to within six weeks of her death, which occurred towards the end of last month, she retained her intellectual faculties. The late Mrs. Carseldine was the mother of 14 children, two of whom died in infancy. Her descendants include over 80 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. Her five daughters are Mesdames G. A. Atthow (Clayfield) W. Bleakley (Wilston), A. T. Unwin (Woodford), T. McCoskar (Peachester). and J. Williamson (Moore), and her seven sons are Messrs: Charles (Kilcoy). David John (Linville), Eli James (New Zealand), Francis (Darra), Herbert (Woodford), Julian (Caboolture), and Noel (Cairns). ,Four of the sons, like their father, are justices of the Peace, and all except the youngest, are on the land. During the past six months the late Mrs. Carseldine was visited by every member of her family, except one son, who resides in North Queensland, and was un able to make the journey. One son came from New Zealand to visit his parents. The funeral took place at the Lutwyche cemetery, the Rev. W. Powell, a very old friend of the family, officiating at the grave. https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/192973248?searchTerm=carseldine&searchLimits=#

    Mary married Jonathan Carseldine 26 Dec 1860, Brisbane, Qld. Jonathan (son of William Carseldine and Mary Ann Gale) was born 28 Jan 1842, Huntingdonshire; died Jan 1932, Brisbane, Qld. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Bertha Carseldine died 28 Nov 1946, Brisbane, Qld.
    2. Annie Carseldine was born 1861, Brisbane, Qld.
    3. Charles William Carseldine was born 1865, Brisbane, Qld; died 1925, Qld.
    4. David John Carseldine was born 1867, Brisbane, Qld; died 1948, Qld.
    5. Eli James Carseldine was born 1868, Brisbane, Qld.
    6. Francis Gale Carseldine was born 1870, Brisbane, Qld; died 1957, Qld.
    7. Gerard Carseldine died 1875, Brisbane, Qld.
    8. Herbert Carseldine was born 1875, Brisbane, Qld; died 1965, Qld.
    9. Ida Carseldine was born 1877, Qld; died 1878, Qld.
    10. Julian Wood Carseldine was born 1879, Qld; died 1956, Qld.
    11. Katie Sheldon Carseldine was born 1880, Qld.
    12. Lillian Mary Carseldine was born 1883, Qld.
    13. Martha Carseldine was born 1884, Qld.
    14. Noel Jeffs Carseldine was born 1887, Qld; died 1949, Qld.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Buckby was born Circa 1805 (son of John Buckby and Mary Buckby); died 1866, Eagle Farm, Brisbane, Qld.

    Other Events:

    • History: 1860, History of Bald Hills, Qld; History mentions Buckbys building the first house, John Buckby died 1866, his sons instructed to sell the farm, later they became publicans. Also mentions the Carseldine family. https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/36728917?searchTerm=Buckby%20bald%20hills&searchLimits=l-state=Queensland#
    • Sale: 1867, Bald Hills, Qld; By Order of the Trustees. For Sale by Public Auction (if not disposed of by Private Sale.) J. & G. BUCKBY'B FARM, Comprising 133 ACRES, divided into Eight Paddocks, and being without one swgle ex ception the Most Valuable Farm for Agri cultural Purposes on the whole of the BALD HILLS. To be sold in consequence of the death of Mr. Buckby, senior. ARTHUR MARTIN has been favored with instructions from the Trustees of the late Mr. Buckby, senior, to sell by public auc tion (if not previously disposed of by private sale), on MONDAY, April 1, at the City Auc tion Mart, at 11 o'clock, All those Pieces of LAND situate in the County of Stanley, Parish of Nundah, being Portion No. 30, and part of Por tion 98, containing in the aggregate 133 ACRES, be the same a little more or less. This admirable Farm is divided into EIGHT PADDOCKS, Ten Acres of the Land being under Crop (prin cipally Maize), and about Thirty Acres cleared. THE HOUSE contains Six Booms of moderate size, with necessary out-offices, Ac., Ac. There are two Barns for storing the crops, together with Cart Sheds, Stables, Pigrtye, Stockyard, Milking Sheds, Calves Pen, a large Tank in ground, 6 feet deep. 10 feet wide, and 12 feet long, Ac, Ac. THE GARDEN contains about Half-an-Acre, and is planted with Orange, Peach, Loquat, and every variety of Fruit Trees, Bananas, Cereals, Ac, Ac. This splendid Farm is acknowledged by all who know it to be the PICE OF THE BALD HILLS, ' and the public may feel assured that nothing but the death of one of the owners would have ' induced the family to place so valuable a Pro perty in the market. The Land is of the richest alluvial descrip tion, and adapted for the growth of Sugar, Cot ton, Arrowroot, and, in fact, every variety of crop which the climate of Queensland is calcu lated to foster and mature. GOOD ADVICE: Let all desirous of entering upon the occupa tion of farming inspect the above, when they will be able to decide for themselves as to whether it is or is not the CREAM OF THE BALD HILLS. Terms at sale. Title under the New Act. https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/20312182?searchTerm=Buckby+bald+hills#

    John married Mary Wood 20 Mar 1826, Finedon, Northamptonshire . [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mary Wood
    Children:
    1. Richard Buckby was born Circa 1827, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire; was christened 21 Oct 1827, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire .
    2. George Buckby was born Circa 1829, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire ; was christened 28 Jun 1829, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire ; died 12 Jan 1886, Four Mile Creek, Gympie Road, Moreton District, Qld.
    3. James Buckby was born Circa 1831, Cranford, St John, Northamptonshire ; was christened 25 Dec 1831, Cranford, St John, Northamptonshire ; died 8 Sep 1893, Union Street, Stratton, Qld.
    4. William Buckby was born Circa 1833, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire; was christened 3 Nov 1833, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire .
    5. Caroline Buckby was born Circa 1836, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire; was christened 7 Feb 1836, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire .
    6. John Buckby was born Circa 1838, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire ; was christened 7 Jan 1838, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire ; died 1874, Brisbane Qld.
    7. Hannah Buckby was born Circa 1840, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire ; was christened 5 Jan 1840, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire .
    8. 1. Mary Wood Buckby was born 7 Jan 1843, Cranford, St. Andrews, Northamptonshire, England; was christened 24 Jun 1843, Cranford, St. John, Northamptonshire, England; died 21 Jan 1922, Eltonlea, Ridge Street, Northgate Junction, Qld; was buried Lutwyche Cemetery, Brisbane, Qld.
    9. David Buckby was born Circa 1848, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire ; was christened 14 May 1848, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire ; died 1866, Brisbane, Qld.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Buckby died Before 1855, England.

    John — Mary Buckby. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Buckby
    Children:
    1. 2. John Buckby was born Circa 1805; died 1866, Eagle Farm, Brisbane, Qld.


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