Ah Quee, James Henry

Personal Details

SurnameAh Quee
First nameJames
Middle nameHenry
Date of birth14/12/1881
Place of birthSpringsure Qld
Date of death26/01/1945
Age at death63 years


Son of Queey Sang Ah Quee & Caroline Johnson

Husband of Phoebe Little Edmonds
Father of –
Elsie Beatrice – 24 August 1906
Carl James Henry – 1 April 1909
James Roland – 3 April 1911

School Records

Muttaburra State School
Start Date1891

Cemetery Record

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LocationEast Central
Grave number184

CJ Fitzgerald was the undertaker and G Cassimatis was the conductor.

James built dams, bore drains, fencing and made coffins.

The Longreach Leader Saturday 3 February 1945
The death occurred in the Muttaburra Hospital of Friday of last week of Mr. James Ah Quee, after a lengthy illness. Mr. Ah Quee, who was 82 years of age, is survived by his widow, two sons and a daughter (Mrs. Elsie Weir and Messrs. Rowley and Henry Ah Quee). The funeral, which left the Church of England, was largely attended.
[Source: Muttaburra. (1945, February 3). The Longreach Leader (Qld.: 1923 – 1954), p. 5. Retrieved November 3, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article126013102]