John Buckby

Male 1805 - 1866  (~ 61 years)


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  • Name John Buckby 
    Born Circa 1805 
    Gender Male 
    History 1860  History of Bald Hills, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location 
    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#
     
    Died 1866  Eagle Farm, Brisbane, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sale 1867  Bald Hills, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location 
    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# 
    Person ID I64  Bleakley
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father John Buckby,   d. Before 1855, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary Buckby 
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Wood 
    Married 20 Mar 1826  Finedon, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Buckby,   b. Circa 1827, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. George Buckby,   b. Circa 1829, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1886, Four Mile Creek, Gympie Road, Moreton District, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     3. James Buckby,   b. Circa 1831, Cranford, St John, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1893, Union Street, Stratton, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
     4. William Buckby,   b. Circa 1833, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Caroline Buckby,   b. Circa 1836, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Buckby,   b. Circa 1838, Cranford St John, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, Brisbane Qld Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     7. Hannah Buckby,   b. Circa 1840, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Mary Wood Buckby,   b. 7 Jan 1843, Cranford, St. Andrews, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1922, Eltonlea, Ridge Street, Northgate Junction, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     9. David Buckby,   b. Circa 1848, Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1866, Brisbane, Qld Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 18 years)
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F16  Group Sheet


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