Director of Native Affairs
Miscellaneous Items 1935 - 1966
Item ID 717735
Previous System Location A/58891; SRS4356/1/889
Access Category 30 years
Queensland State Archives
Copyright Paul Mackett 1997
1953/5058 Reserves Cairns
Correspondence related to English and Lyons Streets Reserves, Cairns
Letter dated 6. 9.1946 lists natives in the Edmonton area with
details of their bank accounts.
Albert Yourembe A-67, single
Annie Butler A-70, married to an exempt man
Annie Sangarra A-71
Billy Herberton B-264
Bluey Collinson B-104
George Bacon G-54
Ivy Bacon I-18, wife of George Bacon
George Gaynee G-55, single
George Weneby G-57, single
Harry Mungallala H-46
Ida Cameron (or Burnett) I-8
Willie Burnett W-51, husband of Ida Cameron. They have 2 children.
Maggie Sue See M-317
Willie Sue See W-151
Hazel Sue See H-154
Paddy Roberts P-297, exemption applied for
Sailor Butler S-163, exempt
Tommy Nimbee T-95
Walter W-147, member of Sue See family above
Letter dated 29. 9.1952 listing people at huts in Lyons Street
Willie Rodgers, known as Rowdy Rodgers.
Wife is Stella Rodgers, who has been at Palm Island for many years
Peter Brown, old man
Jerry Bardon, elderly, at Palm Island until 3 years ago when he
received permission to move to Cairns to live with his relatives
George and Joyce Skeen. He is kept by them.
George Skeen and Joyce Skeen and their 2 children.
Joyce's proper name is Joyce Winifred Andrews. She is not married
to George Skeen.
Harry Skeen and his wife Topsy Skeen.
Broncho Seymour and his wife Charlotte Seymour. Broncho is an old
man. Charlotte is in Cairns Hospital.