Colonial Forces Study Group (Qld)

Queensland Military History: 1860-1901

 
Family History Indexes

An estimated 20,000 personnel served in Queensland’s colonial forces between 1860 and 1901. Only a small number of indexes exist for these personnel. These will be periodically be updated as a result of our research.

Name index of the General Orders of the Queensland Defence Force for 1885.

Ackerly, Adderton, Agnew,Ahearne, Ahern, Aird, Alroy, Ambrose, Anderson, AntellArchibald, Armitage, Armstrong, A’Court, Bailey, Baker, Bamford, Bancroft, Banks, Barltrop, Barron, Barry, Basford, Bashford, Beer, Bell, Bellant, Blaxland, Boldwell, Boyd, Boyle, Boyne, Brand, Breedon, Brewer, Brookes, Brown, Buchanan, Bunny, Burrell, Byron , Cahill, Cambourne, Campbell, Cardew, Carey, Cavaye, Chandler, Chataway, Cholmondeley, Christoe, Christy, Clarke, Coase, Coleman, Colquhoun, Compton, Cort, Crawford, Crease, Creeth, Crompton, Crookall, Cumming, Curd, Curry, Curtis, Cuthbert, Daniel, Davis, de Carle, De Weske, Dean, Deery, Dempster, Des Voeux, Desbois, Deshon, Dickie, Dickson, Diggle, Dimmock, Dobson, Douglas, Downes, Doyle, Drake, Draper, Drury, Duffin, Duffy, Durham, East, Eastaughffe, Eddison, Ede, Elcoate, Ellis, Ferguson, Finch, Fischer, Forbes, Foreman, Foxton, French, Friend, Fryer, Furey, Gall, Gannon, Gartside, George, Gibson, Gilbert, Gill, Glacher, Godsall, Godson, Gogay, Goldring, Gordon, Gore, Gorman, Gostling, Graham, Gralaw, Grant, Gray, Green, Greenish, Greenwood, Grieve, Griffith, Grimes, Groom, Guy, Hamilton, Harding, Harricks, Harrop, Hazle, Hellicar, Hely, Helyar, Henry, Hensley, Hilder, Hinks, Hinton, Hislop, Hockings, Hodel, Hodges, Hodgson, Hoelscher, Hogg, Hoghton, Holland, Holloway, Holmes, Hood, Horton, Howard, Hughes, Hume, Hunter, Irving, James, Jameson, Jeans, Jenkins, Johnstone, Jones, Joseph, Josey, Joyner, Kelly, Kemp, Kendrick, Kidd, Kinnaird-Rose, Knowles, Koch, Lang, Langley, Lanham, Lather, Laverack, Lawson, Lennon, Leresche, Lewis, Liddington, Lightband, Lindsey, Linneth, Livingstone, Loagen, Locke, Long, Lowray, Lyster, MacDonnell, Macgillicuddy, Maine, Malcolm, Maloney, Mansfield, Marks, Mars, Marsh, Martin, Mathieson, McCarthy, McDonald, McDonnell, McFarlane, McGregor, McHugh, McIlwraith, McKie, McLeod, McNab, McNally, McPhee, McSwaine, Mears, Mein, Melbourne, Milford, Miller, Mitchell, Moger, Mohs, Montgomery, Moody, Moore, Morley, Morris, Munro, Murray, Murry, Musgrave, Newman, Norris, Nott, Nutley, Ogilvie, Olive, Orr, O’Brien, O’Hanlan, O’Kane, O’Leary, O’Reilly, O’Sullivan, Page, Pain, Palmer, Patterson, Paul, Peek, Penly, Perkins, Perry, Pettigrew, Philip, Phillips, Pickering, Piegrome, Pizzey, Pocock, Postill, Poulteney, Power, Prichard, Primrose, Purser, Quin, Rae, Raff, Ralston, Rankin, Ransome, Rasmussen, Reid, Renwick, Ricardo, Riechelmann, Robertson, Robinson, Robison, Rodunz, Roe, Rogers, Ross, Rourke, Rowbotham, Ruddell, Ryan, Sankey, Schofield, Scholes, Schott, Schrimfe, Sellheim, Sharp, Sharpe, Sheridan, Shields, Sillars, Simpson, Singleton, Skinner, Skyring, Slater, Slattery, Smith, Snelling, Soper, Sowter, Stanley, Stevens, Stewart, Sumpter, Sutherland, Symons, Taylor, Thomas, Thompson, Thomson, Thorpe, Thurston, Thynne, Tilley, Tills, Tooth, Tracey, Tracy, Tregaskis, Trotter, Turner, Twine, Unsworth, Vernal, Vetter, Vey, Vincent, Wakefield, Walker, Warde, Warnoek, Watkins, Watson, Wearn, Webb, Welch, Wells, Welsh, Whish, Whitaker, White, Whitmore, Whyte, Williamson, Wilson, Wiltshire, Woodrow, Woodward, Yaldwyn, Young.

Known Officers and men of the Queensland Scottish Volunteer Corps 1885- 1896 (Brisbane, Rockhampton, Ipswich and Toowoomba)

Anderson, Baker, Becket, Beckett, Begg, Bell, Bellardie, Black, Boyle, Brett, Brown, Buchan, Buchanan, Campbell, Cornhill, Cowan, Craig, Craigie, Crombie, Cruickshank, Cummins, Cunningham, Davidson, Dickson, Dixon, Dobson, Dowse, Drysdale, Dummett, Dunbar, Edwards, Ferguson, Filshie, Fisher, Forbes, Ford, Forde, Fordham, Foreman, Fraser, Freeman, Gavin, Geddes, Gemmell, Gennell, Gibb, Glacher, Glasgow, Goodiar, Gordon, Grainger, Grant, Gray, Gregory, Griffith, Halliburton, Harrower, Hayes, Hislop, Hobbs, Hume, Hunter, Hurley, Jackson, Jameson, Jamieson, Jervis, Johnson, Johnstone, Kelloch, Kelly, Kenmure, Kesson, Kidston, Killow, Knox, Lang, Lenehan, Lenihan, Leresche, Leslie, Linden, Lindsay, Logan, Macintyre, Mackenroth, Mackintosh, Macpherson, Malmede, Mathews, Matthews, Mayes, McConnell, McDonald, McFie, McGregor, McIlwraith, McIntosh, McIntyre, McKay, McKenzie, McKeon, McLaughlin, McLean, McLeod, McMorland, McMurtie, McPhee, McPherson, McSwaine, Mercer, Merser, Miller, Mitchell, Moodie, Morris, Mowbray, Munro, Murray, Musgrave, Neal, Neale, Nicol, Nimmo, Nisbet, Norman, Norris, Oswald, O’Hagan, Patience, Penman, Peoch, Porter, Primrose, Provan, Reid, Ritchie, Robertson, Robinson, Rose, Rough, Russell, Seymour, Shand, Shaw, Simpson, Singleton, Smith, Steel, Sterling, Stevenson, Stewart, Stibbs, Strong, Stuart, Sutherland, Swenson, Telford, Thompson, Todd, Turnball, Turnbul, Turnbull, Twine, Walker, Wardrop, Watt, Williams, Wilson, Wyckham, Young.

Known Officers and men of ‘I’ Company, Boonah, 1899 -1902

Alcorn, Banditt, Bartz, Bermingham, Christie, Dooley, Durre, Elliott, Ewing, Farley, Fox, Freiberg, Gadsby, Geiger, Gillett, Goostry, Griffiths, Haygarth, Hemmy, Hern, Hobbs, Holdorf, Hooper, Hume, Keary, Kennett, Kuskey, Labudde, Libke, Martin McBean McLean, Mieland, Moss, Muller, Neibling, Pearson, Pennell, Pokarier, Ramsay, Richter, Schablon, Schimming, Schmidt, Schneider, Sokoll, Spann, Stokes, Stumer, Surawski, Thomas, Tomlinson, Venz, Vincent, Weick, Whitney, Wimmer, Wren, Wright, Young, Zerner, Zielke, Zingelman, Zingelman, Zuch,

Gympie residents offer of service in Queensland Irish Volunteer Corps, 1888

Gympie 18th August 1888
Colonel G A French C.M.G
Commandant Queensland Defence Force,
Brisbane

Sir,
We the undersigned residents of Gympie of Irish birth or descent, hereby offer, through you to His Excellency the Governor our services as a Company of the Queensland Irish Volunteer Corps.

We have the honor to be Sir Your obedient Servant

B Dillon, B F O’Ryan, B Kenny, C Collins, C Rogers, Chas Magrath, Con Cassidy, Con Divyeg(?), Cornelius O’Dea, D McAuliffe, D Milern(?), D O’Coonead, Dama Tobin, Daniel Dunne, Daniel Fitzgerald, Daniel McNamara, David Hamill, Denis Maher, Denis Ryan, Denis Skally, Don Collins, Donl Brodrick, Ed Fitzgibbon, Edmond Bourke, Edmond Macnamara, Edmond Mahoney, Edward Fitzgibbon, Edwarde Dunne, Eugene Duffy, G Dunlay, H Carr, H M Moloney, H McAuliffe, J C Pollard, J Currie, J Dun??, J H Massey, J O’Connor, J Roper, James Bourke, James Butter, James Cahill, James Dillon, James Donnelly, James Dun, James Gaffney, James Kelihor, James Kelly, James Kelly, James Kelly, James Lynch, James MacDonnell, James Malym(?), James reid, James Rock, James Rodney, James Ryan, James Scanlan, James Waldren, Jas (his X mark) Fitzgibbon, Jas Callaghan, Jas Farrell, Jas Handley, Jas Waltan, Jeremiah Kelly, Jerrmiah McSweeney, Jno Jakery, John B Carroll, John Brady, John Brennan, John Brosnan, John Condon, John Corrigan, John Donovan, John Fahey, John Gehofield, John Grogan, John Healy, John Hogan, John Kelihor, John Kenna, John Kennedy, John Lorey, John McMassurel(?), John Molan, John Moor, John Pendergast, John Pollarde, John Romey(?), John Russell, John Sheridan, John Smith, John Stewart, John Sullivan, John Walsh, John Winn, Joseph Daly, Joseph Hennessey, Joseph Wyer, L Murphy, Larry Quigley, M Brennan, M Donaldson, M McAnlyly, M Shanahan, Mark Sweeney, Martin Grogan, Martin Moffatt, Maurice Foley, Maurice Hogan, Mich Fitzpatrick, Michael Collins, Michael Livemere(?), Michael O’Brien, Michael O’Connor, Michael O’Donnell, Michael O’Dwyer, Michael Oshea, Michael Pollard, Michael T Hourigans, Mr Hanlon, Nicholas Nugent, Owen Keilly, P Donovan, Pat Casey, Pat Manion, Patrick Buckley, Patrick Garvey, Patrick Gricshy(?), Patrick Higgins, Patrick Jordan, Patrick Kelly, Patrick McMahon, Patrick O’Brien, Patrick O’Connor, Patrick Teelty, Patrick Winns(?), Peter Gillish(?), Peter Moore, Peter Wilson, Pk Howe, R Grey, Richd Gill, Roady McGrath, Robert Keennan, Rodericke McGrath, T H Cullinan, T McSweeney, Terry McSweeny Junr, Thomas Conheady(?), Thomas Dally, Thomas Dunne, Thomas Hoper, Thomas Kerri, Thomas Munro, Thomas Ryan, Thomas Scally, Thos Byrne, Thos Claffy, Thos Clarke, Thos Grogan, Thos Kodgett, Thos O’Brien, Thos Rodney, Thos Slattery, Thos Walsh, Thos. Kearnny, Tim Aleahy, Tim Huddy, Tim Twomey, Timothy Dwyer, Timothy Higgins, Timothy O’Brien, Tobias Byrne, W Burke, W H Brown, W Kearney Jnr, William Barry, William Fitzgibbon, William Hickey, William Keartney, William Kennedy, William Smith, William Sullivan, Wm McLoughlan, Wm McNimma, Wm Steele