WW1 Aboriginal Census for Home Duties Croydon


Queensland State Archives Item ID ITM2043631 Start Date 01/01/1915 (approximate) End Date 31/12/1916 (exact) Access Status Summary Open Previous System Identifiers A/58922; SRS4354/1/14; A1 Item ID 2043631 "Lists of Aboriginal people living at various settlements to be used for war census purposes. Census purposes refers to using Aboriginal people for home front duties such as, labourers and stockmen." (Full digital copy available at Queensland State Archives.) Croydon List of civ. male aboriginals Croydon district between the ages of 18 and 45 years. Format - Name, Residing, Occupation Booby, Wallabadah Stn, General Useful George, Glencoe, General Useful Jack, Little River, General Useful Bango, Blackbutt, General Useful Sambo, Croydon, Police Tracker Omar, Croydon, General Useful Johnnie Sergeant, Esmeralda, General Useful Billy, 80 Mile, General Useful Peter, Croydon, General Useful Dick, Esmeralda, General Useful George, Last Maryvale Stockman Harry, Oakland Park, General Useful Muldown, Rosebush, General Useful Jimmy Legale, Rosebush, General Useful Jerry, Oakland Park, General Useful Willy, Oakland Park, General Useful Jack, Croydon, General Useful Harry Wise, Rosebush, General Useful Sam, Croydon, General Useful Monkey, Oakland Park, General Useful Bob Colles, Esmeralda, General Useful Signed E O Porter, Protector of Aboriginals Croydon, 4.10.1915 List of all aboriginals and h. castes Croydon District with money to credit in bank or other known property. Format - Name, Sex, Adult/Child, Property Minnie, F, A, Clothing Jessie Saville H/C, F, A, Clothing Lucy, F, A, Clothing Topsy, F, C, Clothing Lizzie Lane, A, C, Saddle etc George, M, A, Clothing Booby, M, A Jack, M, A Bango, M, A Omar, M, A Johnie Sargent, M, A Toby, M, A Billy, M, A Peter, M, A Dick, M, A George, M, A Charley, M, A Herbert, M, C Harry, M, A Jimmy Muldown, M, A Jimmy Legale, M, A Jerry, M, A Willy, M, A Jack, M, A Harry Wix, M, A Sam, M, A _______________________________________________________