Damper in a Wok : A Mixed-up Australian Family Tree

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Thomas KwongAge: 60 years18901950

Name
Thomas Kwong
Given names
Thomas
Surname
Kwong

Fong Kwong Kim

Name
Fong Kwong Kim
Note: Name used on CEDT and Probate

Kwong Gwong1 Gam2

Name
光錦
Type
birth name
Given names
光錦
Surname
Romanized
Kwong Gwong1 Gam2
Birth 1890 36 22
MarriageKo SheeView this family

Birth of a son
#1
Sing Gum Kwong

Birth of a son
#2
Sing Fat Kwong

Birth of a half-sisterSum Gwai Kwong
1890
Birth of a brotherKong Lit Kwong
February 29, 1892 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a half-brotherLeslie Kwong
March 8, 1892 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterElsie Kwong
February 1, 1894 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a half-brotherKong Hoi Kwong
November 19, 1894 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a half-brotherKwang Lim Kwong
January 7, 1897 (Age 7 years)
Address: Palmerston
Birth of a sisterMayzie “Mayzie” Kwong
November 13, 1897 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a half-brotherWilliam Kwong
January 30, 1899 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterKathleen Kwong
1900 (Age 10 years)

Death of a half-brotherKwong Kong Sing
1900 (Age 10 years)

Note: Born 1st year guanxi emperor, died 26th year of guanxi emperor.
Birth of a half-sisterLily Kwong
January 9, 1901 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMui Ying Kwong
January 1901 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-brotherSuen “Harry” Kwong
January 18, 1903 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAnnie Kwong
October 2, 1903 (Age 13 years)

Birth of a half-sisterMaud Kwong
July 10, 1905 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a son
#3
George Thomas Kwong
May 5, 1906 (Age 16 years)

Note: A 1906 date of birth is not supported by any conclusive data. George himself did not feel he was that old. The origin of this date is uncertain.
Birth of a half-brotherVictor Kwong
November 29, 1906 (Age 16 years)

Birth of a half-sisterIda Kwong
September 12, 1909 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#4
George Thomas Kwong
June 5, 1912 (Age 22 years)
Address: Allen Street South Townsville
Birth of a half-brotherLawrence Kwong
April 23, 1913 (Age 23 years)

Trip
Extended absence
from March 28, 1907 to April 26, 1913 (Age 17 years)
Adoption of a half-brotherLawrence Kwong
March 10, 1919 (Age 29 years)
Adoption: Adopted by both parents
Death of a motherNgor Gwei Chun
1924 (Age 34 years)
Death of a sisterKathleen Kwong
1925 (Age 35 years)

Trip
Extended Trip
from January 30, 1928 to June 18, 1928 (Age 38 years)
Death of a fatherKwong Sue Duk
February 17, 1929 (Age 39 years)
Note: Queensland BDM Index: 1929/C1156
Occupation
Gambler
1937 (Age 47 years)

Residence 1949 (Age 59 years)
Address: 39 Mitchell St
Death of a half-brotherLeslie Kwong
April 27, 1950 (Age 60 years)

Death June 27, 1950 (Age 60 years) Age: 60
Address: Lister Private Hospital, Townsville
Informant: May Ah Foowife
Burial June 29, 1950 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Townsville Cemetery
Note: Also notes E.H Hang Gong as witness to burial.
Probate January 12, 1953 (2 years after death)
Last change November 12, 201811:33:56

by: Kerry Choy
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1886Australia
5 years
himself
2 years
younger brother
Kong Lit Kwong
Birth: February 29, 1892 38 24Darwin, Northern Territory
Death: April 2, 1977Melbourne, Victoria
23 months
younger sister
Elsie Kwong
Birth: February 1, 1894 40 26Palmerston, Northern Territory
Death: January 6, 1982Charters Towers, Queensland
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Father’s family with An Gow Gee - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: before 1875China
10 months
half-brother
half-sister
half-sister
half-sister
Father’s family with Yuen Shee - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: March 1, 1887Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
17 months
half-sister
Lykin Kwong
Birth: July 1888 34 18Darwin, Northern Territory
Death: December 28, 1980Innisfail, Queensland
4 years
half-brother
3 years
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
Kwong Kwang Lim -Kwang Lim Kwong
光林
Birth: January 7, 1897 43 27Darwin, Northern Territory
Death: November 29, 1955San Francisco, California
2 years
half-brother
23 months
half-sister
3 years
half-sister
21 months
half-sister
half-brother
half-brother
Father’s family with Wong Kwei Far - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: February 19, 1899Guangdong, China
23 months
half-sister
2 years
half-brother
4 years
half-brother
3 years
half-sister
Ida Kwong
Birth: September 12, 1909 56 31Hong Kong
Death: September 11, 2002Melbourne, Victoria
Family with Ko Shee - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: China
son
george kwong.jpgGeorge Thomas Kwong
Birth: June 5, 1912Townsville, Queensland
Death: July 11, 1992Sydney, New South Wales
son
son

Name
Name used on CEDT and Probate
Burial
Also notes E.H Hang Gong as witness to burial.
BurialTommy Kwong with Florence and NormanTommy Kwong with Florence and Norman
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