Elizabeth Davies was born in Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales and arrived in Queensland around 1859. She married Robert Owens on 10 September 1864 and the couple went on to have 11 children together. Elizabeth died at Moggill on 10 February 1899 and is buried in the Moggill Historic Cemetery, Moggill, Brisbane, Qld, Australia.


Citation: Leigh Owens, ‘Elizabeth Davies’, Harry Gentle Resource Centre, Griffith University, 2023, https://harrygentle.griffith.edu.au/life-stories/elizabeth-davies/

Archival Resources

Queensland Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages

Marriage registration, Robert Owens and Elizabeth Davies, m. 10 Sep 1864, Reference ID 1869/B/2685

Queensland Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages

Death registration, Elizabeth Owens, d. 10 Feb 1899, Reference ID 1899/C/3646

Online Resources

Find a Grave – Elizabeth Davies Owens