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Frank GALLAGHER Headstone Reads – In Memory Of Frank Gallagher Who Was Accidently Killed At Mount Morgan Mine, May 15th 1919 Aged 32 years Also His Children Little Frankie and Evelyn Died Feby 25th & 28th Aged 11 months Deeply Mourned Erected By His Loving Wife.   The Brisbane Courier, Qld. Fri 16 May 1919  … Read more


John James MOYLAN

John James MOYLAN Headstone reads – In Loving Memory Our Dear Husband And Father John James Moylan Died 25 Nov. 1940 Aged 54 years In God’s Care.   The Evening News, Rockhampton, Qld. Tue 26 Nov 1940, page 6 DEATH OF MR JACK MOYLAN MT MORGAN, Tuesday. General regret was expressed in Mt. Morgan, when it … Read more


James Aynsley

James AYSNLEY 1834-1905 Because James’ life was a busy one, and because I was continually muddled by where he was and by what he was doing, I found it very helpful to do a time line on events in his life.  This helped tremendously with writing the following.  Back in 1880, my half G. Aunt, … Read more


Tom Harrow MANSON

Tom Harrow MANSON Headstone reads – In  Memory of Tom Harrow MANSON Born in Edinburgh, 11th April 1860. Died at Mount Morgan, 17th September 1895, Aged 335 years. Erected by His Many Sporting Friends 1907   Morning Bulletin, Rockhampton, Qld. Sat 21 Sep 1895  Page 7 The death of Mr. Tom Manson, a few years … Read more


Henry BEED

Henry BEED Headstone reads – Henry BEED Died March 23rd 1903 Born Devinshire   The Morning Bulletin, Sat. 14 Mar 1903 page 5 The Late Mr. Henry  Beed. The death occurred in the Mount Morgan Hospital on Thursday of Mr. Henry Beed, a very old resident of Rockhampton.  Mr. Beed came to Rockhampton in the … Read more