I have just found out that my 3 x granddad son moved to Queensland His names was William Henry Vogt and he was born in Thrapstone.

Age: 31
Birth Year: abt 1853
Ship Name: Linlithgowshire
Port of Departure: Glasgow, Scotland
Port of Arrival: Brisbane
Arrival Date:

15 Jan 1884

 He was married to Helena Butcher and had a daughter called Helen Elizabeth Vogt. Am looking for more information on him and if there is more family.

Many thanks 


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You didn’t specify what part of his life you were after, but I assume that it concerns his life in Australia (and NOT Scotland)


Willam Henry Vogt d 03-12-1887 QLD, bur Toowong Cemetery (with daughter Mabel), s of Fidelis Vogt & Sarah Brown, occupation: painter

(probate notices:  http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/174762819?searchTerm=vogt  and http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/19930321?searchTerm=vogt )


Helena Butcher d 1931, possibly bur South Brisbane Cemetery, daughter of John Butcher & Mary Ann Basham (marries Thomas Morgan on 05-02-1890 QLD and seems to have had 2 more sons with him)



Helena Elizabeth Vogt d 1924 QLD (marries Albert Rudolph George Schmidt on 08-08-1900 QLD)

Martha Grace Vogt b 19-01-1884 QLD, d 1944 QLD (marries Moses Jenkins 03-12-1902 QLD)

Mabel Vogt b 31-12-1885 QLD, d 17-06-1890 QLD, bur Toowong Cemetery (with father William)

Henrietta Vogt b 26-11-1887 QLD, d 1969 QLD (marries Arthur Harry Green in 1924 QLD)



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