Stewart BROOKES

Male 1857 - 1900  (42 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Stewart BROOKES 
    Born 23 Aug 1857  Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:NSW BDM 5469/1857
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1900  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Dutton Park Cemetery, Brisbane, Queensland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14734  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2020 

    Father Benjamin BROOKES, ,Esq.,of Moggill,Queensland,Australia,   b. 12 Dec 1830, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1876, "Vacy", South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Margaret STEWART,   b. 12 Jul 1834, Ballachulish, Argyle, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1901, "Vacy", South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1856  North Brisbane , Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:NSW BDM 1210/1856 - The marriage is registered in New South Wales,but occurred in Moreton Bay,Brisbane.The marriage was also registered in Queensland in 1859. In both registers Margarets surname is recorded as MacLachlan,from her first marriage to Robert MacLachlan,whom she married in NSW.(her death register entry lists her parents as Hugh Stewart,and Margaret McTavish)
      Marriage Ref:The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) ,Saturday 27 September 1856.."On the 16th inst, at North Brisbane, by the Rev. N. Turner, Benjamin Brookes, Esq., of Moggill, to Margaret, relict of, the late Mr. Robert Smith McLachlan, Macintyre Brook, Darling Downs".

      The family returned to England in 1862
      Ref: The Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1861 - 1864) Fri 21 Mar 1862.

      " SAFE AT HOME!"By this mail intelligence has been received of the safe arrival in England of two well-known and much respected townsmen,-Mr. R. A. Kingsford,and Mr. Benjamin Brookes. The first named gentleman left Sydney in the Cairngorm, together with his family, while Mr. Brookes and family took passage in the Kent, from Melbourne."
    Family ID F6249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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