Southern Highlands Index

a Southern Highlands Index

A list of names from the early days of the Robertson/Burrawang/Kangaroo Valley areas of the Southern Highlands of New South Wales.



Burrawang General Store c1865

Index K

Surname

First name(s)

Place

                               Notes

Ref

Kangaloon Butter Factory

Kangaloon Dairy Co. Ltd.

Kangaloon

One of eight dairy factories operating in the area in 1897. Commenced in 1888 and ran until 1922

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Kangaloon Co-operative Transport Society Ltd

Established 1913 as Kangaloon Motor Transport Co.

Kangaloon

Transport company later changed to co-op basis and finally merged with Berrima Co-operative Rural Society in 1964

8

Kangaloon Methodist Church

Now Uniting Church

Kangaloon Road

The first church building was opened on 7 May 1865 on land donated by H Kennedy. The foundation stone for the second building was laid on 25 July 1882

6,8

Kangaloon Mutual Improvement Society

Community body

Kangaloon

Built the first meeting hall in Kangaloon in 1881

6

Kangaloon Mutual Improvement Society

Community welfare/education body

Kangaloon

Formed in July 1870 and meetings were held in the East Kangaloon school

8

Kangaloon Post Office

 

Kangaloon

Opened 1 January 1864

7

Kangaloon Presbyterian Church

 

Kangaloon

Operated on alternate Sundays in St Matthew's Anglican Church until at least 1902

7

Kangaloon Public School

 

Kangaloon Road

Opened on 4 August 1869 and originally known as West Kangaloon School until April 1891

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Kangaroo Dairy Company

Butter Factory

Harper's Creek, Kangaroo Valley

Established 24 July 1888. One of five butter factories operating in Kangaroo Valley in 1901

3

Kangaroo River Dairy Company

Butter Factory

IXL brand

East bank of Upper Kangaroo River

Established 2 September 1890. One of eight dairy factories operating in the area in 1897. One of five operating in 1901. In 1914 moved to Glenmurray and changed name to People's Dairy & Manufacturing Association Ltd., operating until 1924, the last butter factory to close in the valley.

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Kangaroo River Public School

 

Kangaroo River area

Opened c1888 and closed 22 February 1916

9

Kangaroo Valley Agricultural & Horticultural Association

 

Kangaroo Valley and environs

Incorporated 1875. Held the first Kangaroo Valley Show in March 1886

3

Kangaroo Valley Dairy Company

Butter factory

Beaumont, Kangaroo Valley

Registered 26 July 1888 with local farmers taking 1100 shares of the capital. Went into liquidation 1909/10

9

Kangaroo Valley Pioneer

Newspaper

Kangaroo Valley

Established 1889 with proprietor P J Wallace. Changed name to Kangaroo Valley Times 1894. Closed c1928

9

Kangaroo Valley Post Office

 

Kangaroo Valley

Established 1 February 1870. Mr W.A. Nugent was the first Postmaster

9

Kangaroo Valley Public School

 

Kangaroo Valley

Opened 3 April 1871 when eight children were enrolled. The building of dressed stone was erected in 1884 by Moss, West and Campbell

9

Kangaroo Valley Quadrille Party

Social organisation

Kangaroo Valley

Operated in the 1880s organising dances, socials and functions

9

Kangaroo Valley School of Arts

Cultural association

Kangaroo Valley

Established May 1886 and used the Church of England schoolroom in early 1890s. A dedicated building was erected and opened 30 April 1895

9

Kangaroo Valley Times

Newspaper

Kangaroo Valley

Previously named Kangaroo Valley Pioneer. Published in this name from 1894 to c1928

9

Kangaroo Valley Wesleyan Methodist Church

 

Kangaroo Valley

Opened 9 January 1887 after foundation stone had been laid by Mrs Osborne nearly three years previously

9

Karnofsky

Israel

Barrengarry

Born 1857 in Lithuania. Migrated to Australia 1881 and in 1887 moved to Kangaroo Valley. Registered elector 1903, storekeeper. With his brother Meyer operated a large store at Barrengarry for nearly 30 years until it was destroyed in 1916. Both brothers died in 1933.

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Karnofsky

Meyer

Barrengarry

Born 1864 in Lithuania. Migrated to Australia 1887 and moved to Kangaroo Valley. With his brother Israel operated a large store at Barrengarry for nearly 30 years until it was destroyed in 1916. Both brothers died in 1933.

3

Kay

Joseph

West Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

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Kay

Mary Jane

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Kay

Rachel Jane

West Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Kearns

Albert Richard

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Keeble

Maud Evelyn

Crookwell, Robertson, Sydney

Daughter of William B. Keeble and Rachel A . Roberts, born 23 July 1885. Married James Jervis 1912.

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Keeble

Muriel Victoria

Crookwell, Sutton Forest

Daughter of William B. and Rachel A. Keeble, born 1887. Married George B. Meyer 1915. Died in childbirth 1916 and buried at Sutton Forest.

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Keeble

Vera

Crookwell, Robertson, Wollongong

Daughter of William B. and Rachel A. Keeble, born 1889. Married John H. Carrick 1913 Sutton Forest. Died 1971.

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Keeble

William Britnell

Crookwell, Robertson, Sydney

Elected Treasurer of Robertson School of Arts committee January 1898. Registered elector 1903, teacher. Teacher at Robertson Public School 1912/13. Married Rachel A. Roberts at Crookwell in 1883.

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Keefe

George

Mount Murray, East Kangaloon

80 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 8 cattle.

10

Keep

George

Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875.

11

Keevers

Emma

Upper Kangaroo River, Wottamolla

Born 19/1/1877. Married Albert White 1899. Died 1934 and buried at Berry

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Keevers

John Henry

Upper Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Keevers

Joyce

Upper Kangaroo Valley

Student at Upper Kangaroo Valley Public School 1941

4

Keevers

Mary Jane Sophia

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Keevers

Ross

Upper Kangaroo Valley

Student at Upper Kangaroo Valley Public School 1941

4

Kellagher

William

Kangaroo Valley

Leasehold elector 1875.

11

Kelly

Archibald

Robertson

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident in Jamberoo.

11

Kelly

D.

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces, World War I

9

Kelly

Patrick

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

Kelly

Thomas

Kangaroo River

Residential elector 1875.

11

Kemp

Richard Edgar (Reverend)

Bowral and Burrawang

First minister at St John the Evangelist Church, Robertson 1875. Served at St David's Anglican Church, Burrawang from June 1876 to December 1878. His wife was descended from Governor King (1800-1806)

7

Kennedy

Henry

Kangaloon

Early settler Kangaloon area. Freehold elector 1875. 204 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 50 cattle, 20 pigs. Donated land for Kangaloon Methodist Church in May 1865.

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Kenny

J.V.

Burrawang

Enlisted in WW1 and recorded on Roll of Honour 1914-1919 monument, Hoddle Street, Burrawang

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Kenny

K .

Avoca

Manager of Wildes Meadow & Yarrunga Dairy Co Ltd. (Emu) factory 1889

5

Kenny

Martin

Barrengarry

Registered elector 1903, creamery manager.

12

Kenny

Michael Patrick

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Kent

   

Early settler

2

Kent

Herbert (Herb)

Cleary's Lane, Wildes Meadow

Began carrying fresh vegetables by truck to the Sydney Markets c1927

5

Kerwick

Patrick

Avoca/Wildes Meadow

Farmer who petitioned for conversion of Yarrunga Provisional School to a Public School on 31 December 1875 which was agreed in February 1876. Freehold elector 1875. 200 acres 1884 - 3 horses, 30 cattle, 3 pigs. Director of Wildes Meadow & Yarrunga Dairy Co. Ltd. 1889.

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Keys

Charles (Jnr)

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Keys

Charles (Snr)

East Kangaloon

Freehold elector 1875. 80 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 25 cattle. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

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Keys

Elizabeth Mary

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Keys

Honora

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Keys

John

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Keys

John James

Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875.

11

Keys

Sarah Mary

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Keys

Thomas (Jnr)

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Keys

Thomas (Snr)

Kangaroo River

Freehold elector 1875. Registered elector 1903, farmer.

11,12

Keys

William (Bill)

Kangaloon

Leasehold elector 1875. 106 acres 1884 - 3 horses, 26 cattle, 3 pigs. Dairy farmer - supplied Waratah Dairy Factory 1891. Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1918. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41.

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Kilmore

Francis

 

Married Henrietta Kuhn.

P

King

Ada

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Alfred Alexander

"Noggarah"

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

King

Charles Edward

Burrawang

Residential elector 1875. Registered elector 1903 at Robertson, farmer.

11,12

King

David

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

King

Elizabeth

Noggarah

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Emma

Robertson

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Florence Edith

Noggarah

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Frederick Henry Barker

Noggarah

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

King

G.

Kangaroo Valley

Enlisted in Armed Forces WWII, posted overseas and returned

9

King

George

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

King

James A.

Upper Kangaroo River

Freehold elector 1875. Joint petitioner for the establishment of a public school at Upper Kangaroo River in January 1888

4,11

King

James Edmund

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

King

James Neville

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

King

Jane

Jack's Corner, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Jane Helen

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

John

"Noggarah", Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer. Owned a dairy farm and a steam-driven milk separator. Many farmers in the area would use his machinery.

9,12

King

Lillian Augusta Alexandra

Bendeela

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Margaret Agnes

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Moses

 

Prizewinner third Burrawang Agricultural Show 1882

2

King

Sarah Ann

Kangaroo River

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

Sarah Jane

"Noggarah" Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

King

William

Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, labourer.

12

King

William Henry

Jack's Corner, Kangaroo Valley

Registered elector 1903, farmer.

12

Kingalty

James

Burrawang

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Shellharbour.

11

Kingalty

Jeremiah

Burrawang

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Shellharbour.

11

Kingsell

William John Huntington

Hillcrest Upper Kangaroo River

Teacher in charge of Hillcrest Public School, Upper Kangaroo River, from 14 January 1903. Registered elector 1903, school teacher.

4,11

Kingsley

James

Burrawang

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Shellharbour.

11

Kingsley

Jeremiah

Burrawang

Freehold elector 1875 whilst non-resident at Shellharbour.

11

Kirkland

Ann

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Kirkland

Archibald (Jnr)

Kangaloon (and Roberton Park?)

Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1937. Committee member Robertson A & H Society 1940/41. Vice President 1944.

2

Kirkland

Archibald (Snr)

Kangaloon

Freehold elector 1875.

11

Kirkland

James

East Kangaloon

Leasehold elector 1875. 53 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 18 cattle, 5 pigs. Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1889-90

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Kirkland

Janet Berrie

East Kangaloon

Registered elector 1903, domestic duties.

12

Kirkland

William (Bill)

"Rosebank" East Kangaloon

Leasehold elector 1875. Dairy farmer - supplied Waratah Dairy Factory 1891. 100 acres 1884 - 4 horses, 25 cattle, 6 pigs. Appointed to committee of Robertson Agricultural Society 1899. Registered elector 1903, farmer. Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1918.

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Knight

Alfred

Kangaloon

Freehold elector 1875.

11

Knilands

William

Kangaloon

200 acres 1884 - 2 horses, 25 cattle.

10

Knowles

Hugh

Red Hills Farm , Red Hills Road, Avoca

Purchased in 1935 from Sydney Clifton Baker

5

Knox

Arthur (Jnr)

Kangaloon

Residential elector 1875.

11

Knox

Arthur (Snr)

West Kangaloon

Born Co. Fermanagh, Ireland. Leasehold elector 1875. Acquired land at Kangaloon in 1881. 100 acres 1884 - 4 horses, 41 cattle.

7,10, 11

Knox

Charles (Private)

Kangaloon

P O W in Japan, died there25 January 1945 Remembered in St Marks Church, Kangaloon

7

Knox

David James

Glenquarry

Lay preacher at St Luke's Church, Glenquarry 1890s Later trained at Moore College and was ordained in 1899 He became a Canon of the Cathedral and an Evangelical leader

7

Knox

Robert George

Glenquarry

Lay preacher at St Luke's Church, Glenquarry 1890s Later studied at Moore College and became a College tutor and a Canon of the Cathedral

7

Knox

Ronald James

Kangaloon

Prizewinner Robertson A & H Show 1959 Longtime church warden at St Marks, Kangaloon Died 12 November 1962

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Kuhn

Adelaide Elizabeth

East Kangaloon

Born 14 January 1874, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Died 24 April 1877.

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Kuhn

Anstes Jane (Anastasia)

East Kangaloon

Born 1876, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married George E. Smithers in 1903. Died 1935.

P

Kuhn

Bridget Mary

East Kangaloon

Born 23 July 1858, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married James Joseph Gray 1880

P

Kuhn

Charles Mary (Joseph Charles)

East Kangaloon

Born 20 September 1878, son of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married Mina Tunbridge in 1901. Died 17 December 1932.

P

Kuhn

Charlotte

East Kangaloon

Born 8 June 1857, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Died 23 July 1897.

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Kuhn

Christina

East Kangaloon

Born 5 February 1861, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married John Webb 26 March 1883 at East Kangaloon. Died 24 October 1934.

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Kuhn

Conrad Charles (Charles)

East Kangaloon

Born c1832 Frankfurt, Germany. Married Mary Gallagher 2 October 1856 at Wollongong. Early selector of 77 acres in 1862. Residential and freehold elector 1875. 77 acres 1884 - 6 horses, 25 cattle, 22 pigs. Carpenter by trade, Charles and son William built the Waratah Butter Factory at East Kangaloon in 1890. Publican at Commercial Hotel Burrawang 1890/93. Committee member Robertson Agricultural Society 1886-1888.

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Kuhn

Conrad Charles (Jnr)

East Kangaloon

Born 26 April 1872, son of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Died 27 February 1873 at 10 months.

P

Kuhn

Conrad Gallagher

East Kangaloon

Born 1888, son of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married Ethel Florence Baker in 1912. Died 1931.

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Kuhn

Evelina A.

East Kangaloon

Born 1882, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. married John Stewart. Died 1919.

P

Kuhn

Henrietta

East Kangaloon

Born 1883, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married Francis Kilmore.

P

Kuhn

Henry Alfred

East Kangaloon

Born 28 June 1870, son of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married Mary Rudge in 1897. Died 15 April 1904.

P

Kuhn

Johanna (Jamima)

East Kangaloon

Born 1865, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Died 1942.

P

Kuhn

John Philip

East Kangaloon

Born 1879, son of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn.

P

Kuhn

Mary Ann W. (Polly)

East Kangaloon

Born 1868, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married Alfred G.J. Parker in 1894 at Robertson.

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Kuhn

Sarah Ann

East Kangaloon

Born 1863, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married George T.S. Akers in 1883. Died 1933.

P

Kuhn

Theresa

East Kangaloon

Born c1862, daughter of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Married William Shipman 28 July 1884 at Albion Park. Died 2 October 1941.

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Kuhn (Kuhan )

William Patrick

East Kangaloon

Born 2 February 1860,eldest son of Conrad Charles and Mary Kuhn. Leasehold elector 1875. Owned 1 horse and 3 cattle in 1884. Built Waratah Butter Factory with his father 1890. Married Mary Ann Doherty.

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