Barossa Valley - Hotel Publicans Listed by Name

The following are alphabetical lists of early Barossa Valley Publicans compiled over many years by Reg Butler (Hahndorf Historian). 

The data is incomplete but includes certain additional information, and has been taken directly from his computer files (2015).

Similar information is available from Barossa Valley Publicans - By Hotel

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Names Beginning A*

ALEXANDER, John Edward (//-//)

1885-1886 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

Parents - Samuel and Rebecca

Born 4/11/1840 Walkerville Died after 1886.

Clerk, policeman, customs officer; Adelaide, Goolwa, Gawler, Lyndoch.

ANDERSON, Mrs Susan (//-//)

1893-1903 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

APPELT, Wilhelm Hermann (//-//)

1919-1919 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

ATKINSON, Henry White (//-//)

1887-1887 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock


Names Beginning B*

BALNAVES, John W (//-//)

1924-1925 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

1926-1927 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

BAMBERGER, August (//-//)

1860-1861 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

1875-1878 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

Clerk, publican, storekeeper; Stockwell Hotel, Truro

BARRATT, Mrs Elizabeth Gertrude (//-//)

1926-1934 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

BASSETT, Thomas (//-1/10/1914)

1902-1908 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

Born c1852. Died 1/10/1914

Builder, publican; Bassett Town, Lyndoch. Perhaps a younger son of William Bassett Senr and brother to William Bassett Junr?

m 6/11/1876 Susan nee ?

BAYE, William Henry (//-//)

Was this Senr or Junr??

1870-1871 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

WH Baye Senr

Publican; Adelaide, Norwood, Greenhill, Lyndoch etc.

m 21/9/1848 Margaret Elizabeth CANHAM

BEATTIE, William E (//-//)

1877-1883 Truro Hotel Truro

Born 1844. Died 9/7/1883 Light River.

Parents: George BEATTIE &

BEATTIE, Mrs WE formerly Mrs John BENNETT nee Elizabeth WORTH (//-//)

1883-1892 Truro Hotel Truro

Born 1834. Died 19/4/1892.

Parents - James WORTH.

m (1) John BENNETT

m (2) 26/7/1877 Wheal Barton, William E Beattie.

No family.

BEAUMONT, CF (//-//)

1870-1871 Angaston Hotel Angaston

BECK, Mrs Sophia (//-//)

1896-1898 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

Perhaps wife of Adolph Beck

BENNETT, Alfred (//-//)

1893-1903 Truro Hotel Truro

Born 1859. Died 14/10/1928.

Parents - John Bennett and Elizabeth nee WORTH.

Publican; Truro.

He spent his youth in Truro’s hotels with his parents and step-father, all publicans.

m 26/9/1894 Annadale, Olive Emmaline VIGAR.

Born 7/7/1872 Wheal Barton SA. Died 27/9/1952.

Parents - Joseph William VIGAR and Emily nee TEASDALE.

BENNETT, John (//-//)

1863-1867 Truro Inn then Hotel Hotel founder.

Perhaps born c1835. Died after 1865.

To SA 1855 David Malcolm, with his wife, Elizabeth (perhaps nee WORTH)

BENNETT, Mrs John nee Elizabeth WORTH (//-//)

1870-1877 Truro Hotel Truro

Born 1834. Died 19/4/1892.

Parents - James WORTH.

m (1) John BENNETT

m (2) 26/7/1877 Wheal Barton, William E Beattie.

No family.

BENNETT, John Henry (//-//)

1897-1914 Crown Hotel Truro

Born 11/1/1865 Truro SA. Died /4/1942.

Parents - Joseph Bennett and Elizabeth nee WORTH.

Butcher, publican; Truro.

He spent his youth in Truro’s hotels with his parents and step-father, all publicans.

m 22/6/1891 Truro, Mrs Ellen Mabel MORPHETT nee ROWE

Born 22/6/1867 Pt Wakefield SA. Died 22/4/1954.

Parents: William ROWE &

BERTRAM, Lew Alexander (//-//)

1927-1928 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

BIRDSEYE, William Hall (//-//)

1917-1919, Angaston Hotel Angaston

1928-1934 Angaston Hotel Angaston

BIRKETT, Mrs Mary Matilda (//-//)

1907-1910 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston

BLEECHMORE, Mrs Janet (//-//)

Broken Hill

Kensington 1910.

1911-1912 Angaston Hotel Angaston

Parents - James Hunter and Ellen nee AITHERSON

Widow of Albert Samuel Bleechmore, policeman, publican - Adelaide, Truro, Woodside, Pt Elliot.

BOCK, Georg Carl Julius Friedrich (//-//)

1869-1885 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

Born c1838. Died .

To SA 1855 Johann Cesar, with his widowed mother and 2 brothers.

Brother to HAF Bock.

m 1/1/1869 Groom’s residence Nuriootpa, Sarah nee LEHMANN (//c1850-8/4/1885) Died Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa SA. Father; Johann Friedrich Lehmann.

BOCK, Heinrich August Friedrich (//c1828-9/5/1889)

1866-1878 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

1884-1885 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

1883-1887 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

Then to North Adelaide (Melbourne St), perhaps Unley.

To SA 1855 Johann Cesar, with his widowed mother and 2 younger brothers.

Brother to GCJF Bock and ACTC Bock.

Miner from Clausthal (Harz), Hanover. Miner, minerologist, publican; Nuriootpa, North Adelaide, Unley, Greenock etc.

BOCK, Mrs HAF nee Auguste Luise SEEGER (//-//)26

BOCK, August Carl Theodor Christian (//c1835-5/3/1890)20

Died Kooringa SA. Ore sorter from Clausthal (Harz), Hanover. Maltster; Kooringa.

To SA 1855 Johann Cesar, with his widowed mother and 2 brothers.

Brother to HAF Bock and GCJF Bock.

BOCK, Georg Carl Charles Julius Friedrich (//c1838-//)

1869-1885 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

To SA 1855 Johann Cesar, with his widowed mother and 2 brothers.

Brother to HAF Bock and ACTC Bock.

BORCHERS, Albrecht W (//-//)

1901-1904 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1908-1913 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

BOER, Carl A (//-//)

1904-1921 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

Born 2/6/1864 Mittelpeilau, Schlesian, Prussia. Died 16/3/1921 Stockwell Hotel StockwellSA.

Publican, flour miller; Stockwell Hotel.

m Emma Hansine nee LORENTZEN

Born 24/5/1867 St Kitts SA. Died 14/2/1924.

Parents: Lorentz Severin Lorentzen & Hansine nee HANSEN.

BRAIDWOOD, Mrs Fanny A (//-//)

1920-1921 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

BRAND, Henry A (//-//)

1869-1870 Truro Hotel Truro

Born 9/7/1836 Norfolk, England. Died 16/10/1918.

Parents: William & Sarah BRAND.

To SA 1852 Amazon, with his parents.

Publican, builder; publican, builder.

m 1/11/1864 Blanchetown, Hannah nee TEASDALE.

Born 23/10/1843 SA. Died by 1918.

Parents: William TEASDALE & Sarah nee JACQUES.

BRIMAGE, Percy Rogers & Ella A (//-//)

1920-1921 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

BRIMAGE, Percy Rogers (//-//)

1921-1921 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

Perhaps a son of Thomas Brimage - harbour master; Pt MacDonnell, Beachport, Pt Pirie, by his first marriage.

BUCKERFIELD, William Henry (//-//)

1871-1878 Angaston Hotel Angaston

Born - unknown. Died late 1880s Adelaide.

Parents; William Buckerfield.

Publican, miller; Angaston, Eden Valley.

m (1) unknown.

m (2) Mrs Eliza QUIGG nee REID.

Born 13/2/1838 Co Derry, Ireland. Died 17/8/1929 Eden Valley/Mt Pleasant.

BURDON, Herbert WJ (1871-1934)?

1899-1901 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

Perhaps a son of James BURDEN (labourer, storekeeper, poundkeeper Truro) and Bridget nee WARD. Roman Catholic family.

BUETTNER, Heinrich Wilhelm Bernhard (//-//)

1848-1850 Alliance Hotel Tanunda

1850-1851 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

To SA 1845 Patel.

Chemist; Adelaide 1847 later publican Tanunda.


m 17/7/1850 St John Gawler, Caroline nee WAY.

BUSH, John (//-//)

1880-1881 Angas Park Hotel


Names Beginning C*

CHADDOCK, William (//-//)

1860-1861 Sebastopol Hotel Penrice


Born c1811 Co Warwick, England.

To SA 1849 Sir Edward Parry.

Carpenter, wheelwright on emigration.

m Anne nee ? (c1813-25/3/1871)

CHALKER, William (//-//)

1884-1884 Railway Hotel Barossa Inn Lyndoch


Born c1816 Middlesex, England.

To SA 1854 Emigrant.

Blacksmith, publican; Adelaide, Melrose etc.


m c1838 Jane nee ? (c1813-25/3/1871)

CHANTER, William Dennis (//-//)

1864-1868 Crown Inn Truro

He must have become a publican soon after his marriage to Emily DAVEY.

Born 20/5/1835 Bideford, Devon, England. Died 11/4/1894 Geelong Vic.

Bootmaker, saddler, publican, sheep farmer; Adelaide, Penrice, Truro, Coobowie, Angaston. Congregationalist.

m 29/7/1863 Truro, Emily nee DAVEY

Born 31/5/1846 Raginnis, Cornwall, England. Died ?

Parents: John DAVEY and Sarah nee VINGOE.

She remarried to A CATT.

CHRISTEN, Hugo Johannes (//-//)

1879-1879 Crown Inn Truro


Born Sep 1828 Germany

Policeman, clerk; Adelaide.

CLARKE, George (//-//)

1858-1859 Victorville Hotel Greenock Hotel founder.

Biog Aldine 2 p602

Perhaps No

Born c1823. Died 30/12/1883. Buried Angaston.

m Esther nee ?

Born c1828. Died 18/9/1908.

CLARKE, Arthur William (//-//)

1915-1915 Railway Hotel Lyndoch

1916-1918 Railway Hotel Lyndoch

CLEARY, John (//-//)

1919-1921 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock Hotel closed.

CLODIUS, Theodor (//-//)

1851-1852 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

COMLEY, Allan Havelock (//-//)

1940-1947 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

COMLEY, Howard Edward (//-//)

1948-1950 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

COULTHARD, William (//-//)

1849-1853 Red Lion Inn Hotel founder. Changed name from Red Lion to Nuriootpa 1851.

Born 26/2/1830 England. Died 10/3/1858 Pernatta SA.

To SA 1836 Buffalo.

Publican, landowner, explorer; Nuriootpa.


m 19/1/1842, Marion nee BAIRD.

Born 18/3/1823 Co Fife, Scotland. Died ?

Parents: Thomas BAIRD and Margaret nee REEDIE.

She m (2) P PATTERSON.

COUSINS, John (//-//)

1848-1853 Sheaoak Log Inn Sheaoak Log Hotel founder.

COWAN, William Frederick (//-//)

1947-1948 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

COXELL, John (//-//)

1865-1867 Sheaoak Log Hotel Sheaoak Log

Publican; Sheaoak Log, Gawler.

m 2/11/1865

CRABB, William Stapleton (//-//)

1940-1943 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

1943-1945 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa with Francis John Riddle

CRANSTON, Matthew (//-//)

1866-1868 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch


Born 23/4/1818 Co Wicklow, Ireland. Died 2/12/1893 Norwood SA.

Surveyor, teacher, Council Clerk; Kapunda, Unley, Norwood.

m 24/8/1838 Henrietta nee BUNN

Born 28/2/1819 Ireland. Died 1/11/1901 Parkside SA.

CRITTENDEN, Frederick W (//-//)

1905-1907 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston

CUMMINS, Edward J (//-//)

1908-1910 Angaston Hotel Angaston

CUMMINS, Richard J (//-//)

1908-1909 Truro Hotel Truro


Names Beginning D*

DALY, Patrick (//-//)

1934-1940 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

1940-1942 Tivoli Pirie St

DAVIES, Thomas (//-//)

1904-1907 Angaston Hotel Angaston

DELANY, William Francis (//-//)

1872-1875 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch Hotel closed.

DEMEEUS, Mrs Essie (//-//)

1915-1918 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

DEMPERWOLF, Charles (//-//)

1907-1908 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

DICKER, Walter Spencer (//-//)

1882-1882 Crown Hotel Truro

Born c1853 England. Died 12/7/1913 Adelaide SA.

Parents: Thomas DICKER and Ann nee ? A Quaker family.

To SA 1856 Amazon.

Farmer, publican; Sandleton, Towitta, Truro.

m 20/7/1880 Towitta, Caroline nee LAMBERT.

Parents: George LAMBERT &

Born c1861 Died 5/10/1941 Adelaide.

DIENHOFF, Matthias Andreas Senr (//?- 18/8/1875)

Died Daveyston SA.

1857-1875 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston Hotel founder.

To SA 1850 Emmy.

Dyer, farmer, publican; Tanunda, Daveyston.

m Catharine Margarethe nee BÖHM

DIENHOFF, Catharine (//-//)

1875-1876 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston

DIENHOFF, Matthias Carl Junr(//-//)

1876-1876 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston

Born 14/11/1855 Tanunda SA. Died 15/1/1939 Quorn SA.

Publican, farmer; Daveyston, Pichi Richi, Quorn.


m 1872, Johanna nee ERHARDT

Born c1858. Died 25/3/1927.

Sister to Mrs Adolph Schluter nee Sophie Erhardt.

DIGBY, Edward Victor (//-//)

1939-1940 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

DITTMAR, Elias Andreas (//-//)

18/33/1857-1862 Barossa Inn Lyndoch Hotel founder.

To SA 1849 Steinwärder.

Carpenter from Erfurt, Prussian Saxony.

DOMEYER, Julius Albert (//-//)

1866-1875 Astor Young Queen’s Gawler Place

1876-1885 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston

Born 15/3/1819 Horn?? near Bremen. Died 9/6/1885 Daveyston SA, at his residence the Old Nain Hotel Hotel, of cancer of the stomach.

To SA 1855 Johann Cesar.

Butcher, publican; Adelaide, Daveyston.

m Anna Dorothea nee MÜGGE

Born 10/6/1827 Harz Mountains, Hanover. Died 7/1/1914.

DOMEYER, Mrs JA nee Anna Dorothea Doris nee MÜGGE (//-//)

1885-1903 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston

Born 10/6/1827 Harz Mountains, Hanover. Died 7/1/1914.

m Julius Albert DOMEYER.

DODD, Henry Eustace (//-//)

1939-1939 Crown Hotel Truro

DOWNEY, Susan (//-//)

1891-1892 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

DUNK, Herbert (//-//)

1883-1884 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

1884-1885 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

DURNELL, Thomas G (//-//)

1909-1913 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek


Names Beginning E*

EDWARDS. Thomas T (//-//)

1923-1931 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

ELIX, Ernst Gustav (//-//)

1899-1903 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

1903-1908 Truro Hotel Truro

ELLERY, James Albert (//-//)

Crown Truro 1892-1897

Born 6/2/1844 Adelaide SA. Died 5/11/1905 Mt Gambier SA.

Parents: James Ellery and Ann nee ELLIOTT.

Publican; Truro, Adelaide, Mt Gambier.

Anglican. Very probably the wrong identity.

ESSBERGER, Julius Theodor (//-//)

1855-1858 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

1863-1868 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

Born 1/7/1825. Died 10/9/1867 Nuriootpa SA.

Publican; Nuriootpa.

m Bertha nee HOLLING.

ESSBERGER, Mrs JT nee Bertha HOELLING (//-//)

1868-1869 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

EXCELL, John Wickens (//-//)

1869-1870 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch Hotel founder.

1870-1872 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

1870-1872 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

Born ?. Died 2/9/1886 SA.

Publican, fruiterer; Lyndoch, Tarlee.

m 12/2/1864 Lyndoch Valley, Elizabeth nee MOON

Born c1847. Died 25/6/1932.

Parents: John and Elizabeth MOON.

m (2) Carl Friedrich LUCK, a policeman, born at Lyndoch Valley.


Names Beginning F*

FARSKY, Franz (//-//)

1882-1888 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

m 16/9/1877 Adelaide, Mrs Betty LACROIX nee MEHRTENS.

FERRIER, Peter (//-//)

1855-1858 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch Hotel founder

FISCHER, George (//-//)

1861-1871 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

FISHER, John James (//-//)

1921-1922 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

FRANK, Frederick Arthur (//-//)

1950-1950 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

FRISBY, William HJ (//-//)

1893-1894 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

FRY, Alfred J (//-//)

1905-1906 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

FULLER, George Samuel (//-//)

1860-1861 Angaston Hotel Angaston

Born 21/8/1830 Launceston VDL. Died 22/8/1916 SA.

Parents: John FULLER and Ann nee WATERS.

To SA 1847 Schooner Elizabeth Jane from VDL.

Farmer, cabinetmaker, publican; Angaston, Fullerville, St Peters.


m 22/1/1851 Adelaide, Elizabeth Richards nee PLAYER.

Born 4/9/1834 England. Died 12/1/1916.

Parents: Nicholas Player and Elizabeth RICHARDS.


Names Beginning G*

GANDY, Edward Scott (//-//)

1878-1879 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

Born c1855. Died 11/4/1891 Gawler SA.

Publican, auctioneer; Goolwa, Nuriootpa, Kapunda, Kensington. m 22/1/1877 MA.

GEUE, Johann Friedrich (//-//)

1864-1865 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

1872-1879 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

GEUE, Johann Gottfried (//-//)

1867-1894 Sheaoak Log Hotel Sheaoak Log

Born 20/3/1841 Tucheim, Prussian Saxony. Died 18/10/1893 Sheaoak Log SA. Farmer, publican; Leasingham, Sheaoak Log. m 20/4/1863 Anna Ernestine KUESCHNER (24/7/1843-26/8/1925) Born Seiffersdorf, Kreis Liegnitz, Silesia, Prussia. Died Sheaoak Log SA. Parents: Johann Christian KUESCHNER and Anna Rosine nee HEINKE.

GEUE, Wilhelm (//-//)

1864-1870 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

Probably Johann Friedrich Wilhelm GEUE Born 3/6/1827 Prussia. Died Rosenthal SA. m probably Prussia, Wilhelmine nee BETZ. Born Prussia. Died Rosenthal SA.

GIBSON, John George (//-//)

1873-1876 Crown Inn Truro

Born c1838. Died 3/12/1890. Farmer, publican; Gawler, Truro, Wilmington, Cockburn. m 23/4/1863 Gawler, Agnes nee BOWES Born 17/3/1844. Died ? Parents: John BOWES and Anne nee TURNBULL.

GILL, Mrs Amelia (//-//)

1937-1939 Crown Hotel Truro

GNIEL, Lismore Albert H (//-//)

1913-1916 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

GNIEL, Ann (//-//)

1916-1917 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

GOLDSWORTHY, Percy Tobias (//-//)

1912-1919 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

GOSLIN, John Frederick (//-//)

1876-1877 Crown Truro

To SA 1875 Glenelg.

GOSS, Walter (//-//)

1905-1905 Barossa Inn Lyndoch


Born 24/7/1864 Willunga SA. Died 16/6/1914 Wasleys SA.

Parents: Isaac GOSS and Mary nee STROUT.

Farmer; Yacka. Anglican.

m 1904 Minna Dominican nee GANGELL Born 19/10/1880 Mt Torrens. m (2) WS PRATT.

GOWER, Mrs Stephen nee Sarah Ann BRAMLEY (//-//)

1859-1863 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

Born 17/6/1818 Chatham, Kent, England. Died 3/1/1869 Lyndoch SA. Parents: William and Sarah BRAMLEY. m 25/7/1838 Chatham, Kent, Stephen GOWER.

GOWER, Stephen (//-//)

1849-1849 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

1850-1857 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

Born 26/7/1816 West Malling, Kent, England. Died 24/2/1857 Lyndoch SA. To SA 1839. Carpenter, publican: Lyndoch. Anglican.

GOWER, William (//-//)

1869-1870 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

Born 28/7/1846 Lyndoch. Died ? Birkenhead SA. Publican, grocer’s assistant; Lyndoch, Semaphore. m 20/2/1868, Mary Jane nee MOON. Died Birkenhead SA.

GREEN, Joseph (//-//)

1881-1882 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

GUINEY, Edward John (//-//)

1920-1924 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch


Born c1868. Died 10/3/1933 Rhynie. Farmer; Rhynie. Roman Catholic. m Ann E nee MCFEE.

GUINEY, Annie Elizabeth (//-//)

1918-1924 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

GUNN, William Bartholomew (//-//)

1853-1861 Crown Inn Truro

Born c1824 Rendelsham, Norfolk, England. Died 7/10/1885 Wentworth NSW. To SA 1848 Baboo. Publican; Robe, Adelaide, Truro. m Sarah Barker nee BROWN. Born at sea. Died ?

GURSANSKY, Friedrich A (//-//)

1903-1908 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock


Names Beginning H*

HABIB, Arthur (//-//)

1920-1926 Truro Hotel Truro

HABIB, Michael (//-//)

1920-1926 Crown Inn Truro

HAGE, Johann Christian (//-//)

1870-1873 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

Born 25/7/1837 Wolfhagen??, Germany. Died 11/11/1918 Greenock SA. Butcher, farmer, publican; Greenock. Lutheran. m Emma Maria Sophia nee HAVELBERG (28/6/1851-22/10/1925) Died Greenock SA.

HALL, William (//-//)

1892-1893 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

HARRIS, Job (//-//)

1867-1882 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek Hotel founder.

HARRIS, Mrs Job nee Mary ? (//-//)

1882-1884 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

HART, Jacob (//-//)

1859-1865 Sheaoak Log Inn later Sheaoak Log Hotel Sheaoak Log

HEATH, Samuel (//-//)

1866-1870 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

1873-1876 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

HALL/HEATH, Lilian H (//-//)

1925-1926 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

Perhaps wife of William Hall/Heath

HEDDLE, Thomas (//-//)

1880-1882 Crown Inn Truro

HERMAN, Kate (//-//)

1919-1919 Truro Hotel Truro

HEUZENROEDER, Anton (//-//)

1901-1913 Victoria Hotel Tanunda

HENTSCH, Richard (//-//)

1922-1940 Victoria Hotel Tanunda

HINZE, Heinrich (//-//)

1882-1883 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

HOATH, William John (//-//)

1868-1873 Crown Inn Truro

Wife Elizabeth Hoath.

HOLLAND, Thomas (//-//)

1920-1923 Truro Hotel Truro

HOPKINS, William (//-//)

1910-1911 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

HUGHES, William Alexander (//-//)

1847-1848 Angaston Hotel Angaston


No Names Commencing I*


Names Commencing J*

JACKMAN, James (//-//)

1850-1855 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock Hotel founder.

JACOBSEN, Maria Theresa (//-//)

1888-1892 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

JEFFREYS, Edwin (//-//)

1885-1889 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

JEFFREYS, Mrs Edwin nee Minna ? (//-//)

1889-1889 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

JOLLIFFE, Alfred Charles (18/3/1854-5/10/1912)

1905-1910 Sir John Franklin Hotel Kapunda

1910-1912 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

m Louise Caroline nee ARNOLD (6/8/1873-30/9/1946)

Daughter of Carl Friedrich Arnold and Johanne Caroline Arnold formerly Mrs Wilhelm Kruger nee Nitschke.

JONES, Thomas Rowland (//c1823-30/9/1864)

Born Newington, London,

Middlesex, England. Died Parkside SA.

1850-1850 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

1850-1852 Alliance Hotel Tanunda Renamed the hotel The Albion.


A very respectable young man formerly in the SA police force.

m 4/9/1849 St George Gawler, Mrs Theophila Pauline GOETTLING nee SOBIESKI

JULIAN, James (//-//)

1918-1919 Railway Hotel Lyndoch

1921-1921 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

JUNGFER, Ernst W (//-//)

1892-1892 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

JUNGFER, Carl F (//-//)

1892-1896 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell


Names Beginning K*

KENDALL, John (//-//)

1848-1848 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch Hotel founder.

KLEY, August Albert (//-//)

1861-1872 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

KLOTZ, James (//-//)

1879-1884 Angaston Hotel Angaston

KOCH, Carl WH (//-//)

1918-1918 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

KRAUSE, Archibald Victor (//-//)

1942-1956 Victoria Hotel Tanunda


Names Beginning L*

LAMBERT, Albert E (//-//)

1913-1914 Angaston Hotel Angaston

LANE, Edward (//-14/9/1947)

1917-1942 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

1945-1947 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

LANE, George Charles (//-//)

1947-1975 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

LANYON, William (//-//)

1859-1860 Victorville Hotel Greenock

LAWRENCE, Albert Oliver (//-//)

1933-1941 Angaston Hotel Angaston

LAWRENCE, George (//-//)

1884-1886 Angaston Hotel Angaston

LEACH, Frederick (//-//)

1907-1908 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1907-1908 Angaston Hotel Angaston

LEHMANN, Carl Albert (//-//)

1946-1950 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

LEHMANN, Friedrich (//-//)

1853-1859 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

RICKARD, Richard (//c1823-24/8/1879) Died Moonta Mines SA, of dropsy. Miner from Cornwall, England. Miner; Moonta Mines. Perhaps childless couple. Brother to Mrs LEHMANN of Nuriootpa – perhaps Mrs F Lehmann at the Vine Inn.

1851 Reliance.

LEMON, Mrs Marie E (//-//)

1900-1907 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

LEOPOLD, Johann Carl Friedrich (//-//)

16/8/1855-1856 Butchers Arms Tanunda

Hotel opened and closed.

LEWIS, Annie (//-//)

1919-1920 Angaston Hotel Angaston

LINKE, Johann E (//-//)

1913-1915 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

LONG, Albert E (//-//)

1913-1916 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

LUND, Jacob (//-//)

1894-1894 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

LUND, Mrs Jacob nee Christina RUDEBECK (//-//)

1894-1899 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

LUETZE, Heinrich Christian Julius (//-//)

1865-1865 Sheaoak Log Hotel Sheaoak Log


Names Beginning M*

MACDONALD, Leonard Howard (//-//) & Kathleen Jean (//-//)

1949-1952 Angaston Hotel Angaston

MADDIGAN, Michael (//-//)

1935-1938 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

MADDOCKS, Joseph W (//-//)

1913-1915 Railway Hotel Hotel (Lyndoch)

MADSEN, Mads (//-//)

1889-1891 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

MASON, Mary J (//-//)

1923-1924 Railway Hotel (Lyndoch)

MCLACHLAN, James (//-//)

1924-1926 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

MERIWETHER, Mrs Lilian (//-//)

1937-1956 Truro Hotel Truro

MEYER, Harold Otto (15/7/1900-//)

Born North Croydon SA.

1939-1949 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

Parents – Johann Carl Meyer and Kate Winifred nee MARKHAM

MILNE, Raymond George (//-//)

1950-1950 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

MILSOM, Richard (//-//)

1862-1865 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa Nuriootpa Hotel founder

1865-1869 Angaston Hotel Angaston

MITCHELL, William (//-//)

1910-1911 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1912-1913 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1914-1917 Angaston Hotel Angaston

MULLER, Heinrich Daniel (//-//)

1850-1850 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

1851-1853 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda


Names Beginning N*


1850-1851 Crown Inn Truro Hotel founder

NENKE, Hermann Julius Berthold (//-//)

1897-1898 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

m Juanita nee MINCK

NENKE, Wilhelm (//-//)

1903-1903 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

NEUMANN, Adolph (//-//)

1860-1860 Victorville Hotel Greenock

NEUMANN, Dorothea (//-//)

1860-1861 Victorville Hotel Greenock

NICHOLAS, David (//-//)

1879-1912 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

NICHOLLS, Frank James (//-26/7/1971)

1945-1952 Crown Hotel then Inn Truro

1952-1971 Angaston Hotel Angaston

NICHOLLS, Mrs FJ nee Jane Virginia

1971-1972 Angaston Hotel Angaston

NOLAN, James (//-//)

1862-1863 Angaston Hotel Angaston

NOSKE, Walter Paul (12/12/1881-//)

Born Lyndoch SA.

1928-1935 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

Parents – Gustav Noske and Luise nee SEMMLER.


Names Beginning O*

O’DWYER, John J (//-//)

1910-1913 Truro Hotel Truro

OHLMEYER, Wilhelm Anton (//-//)

1871-1882 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

OLAFSEN, Hendrick Emil (/c1842-30/3/1930)

1879-1882 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

1883-1896 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

Watchmaker, cart hawker, publican.

m c1869 Meta Marie Mary HOFFMANN (//c1845-8/9/1910) Born Hamburg. Died Angaston SA. Parents – Johann and Katrina Hoffmann.

O’MALLEY, Mrs Henrietta (//-//)

1901-1902 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

1903-1905 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

Perhaps Mrs Lott Terrence O’Malley nee Henrietta WAREING

OSSWALD, Ferdinand (//-//)

16/3/1848-1848 Alliance Hotel Tanunda Hotel founder.

OWENS, G (//-//)

1931-1932 Truro Hotel Truro


Names Beginning P*

PAECH, ? (//-//)

1895-1895 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

PEISKER, Paul (//c1854-//)

1880-1881 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

Eldest son of Eugen Peisker and Maria nee WOLLMANN. Father- carpenter and cabinetmaker Greenock. To SA 1856 Vesta.

PETERS, Johann Friedrich Anton (//c1809-9/11/1872)

Born Hamburg.

1855-1867 Victoria Hotel Tanunda Hotel founder.

PETERSON, Peter (//-//)

1914-1920 Crown Hotel Truro

1920-1920 Truro Hotel Truro

PFAENDER, Michael (//-//)

Born likely Hanover/perhaps Alsace-Lorraine. Died prob SA.

1850-1852 Bellevue Inn near Siegersdorf

Bellevue Section 172 Angas Special Survey near Siegersdorf Angaston District

Likely one of the German labourers whom the SA Company hired when preparing to settle SA in 1836.

Came out from England in the employ of JB Hack – quarrelled when the Isabella reached VDL and continued to SA independently.

PIKE, Percival C (//-//)

1903-1904 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston

PILTZ, Hermann (//-//)

1862-1864 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

PLAYER, Nicholas (//-//)

1848-1855 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1859-1860 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1861-1862 Angaston Hotel Angaston

PLAYER, Nicholas the Younger (//-//)

1863-1865 Angaston Hotel Angaston

PLUSH, John (//-//)

1880-1880 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

POLLARD, Thomas (//-//)

1934-1935 Crown Hotel Truro

POLLMANN, Ernst E (//-//)

1859-1861 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

POTTER, George (//-//)

1858-1859 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

PRESTON, AR (//-//)

1869-1870 Angaston Hotel Angaston

PROCTOR, Mrs Isabella (//-//)

1907-1910 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

1919-1920 Vine Inn Nuriootpa


Names Beginning Q*

QUIGLEY, Michael (//-//)

1857-1859 Stockwell Inn Stockwell Hotel founder.

QUINN, JH (//-//)

1884-1893 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

QUINN, Mrs JH nee Mary ? (//-//)
1893-1894 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek


Names Beginning R*

RATHMANN, Marguerita Eileen (//-//)

1943-1945 Crown Hotel Truro

REDPATH, George (//-//)

1891-1891 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

RICHARDSON, Ellen (//-//)

1882-1883 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

RICHARDSON, Thomas (//-//)

1881-1882 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

RICHENS, John (//-//)

1920-1928 Angaston Hotel Angaston

RIDDLE, Francis John (//-//)

1943-1945 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa with William Stapleton Crabb

1945-1946 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

ROBINSON, Benjamin (//-//)

1865-1866 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

ROBINSON, George Septimus (//-//)

1871-1879 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

ROENNFELDT, Annie MG (//-//)

1922-1922 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

ROSS, John Edwin (//-//)

1930-1934 Crown Hotel Truro

1935-1935 Crown Hotel Truro

ROSSITER, James (//-//)

1861-1864 Crown Inn Truro

RUPPERT, Eugene Arthur (//-//)

1879-1880 Crown Inn Truro

RUSSELL, William Henry (//-//)

1870-1871 Queens Arms Hotel Barossa [perhaps Goldfields]

The only publican


Names Beginning S*

SANDERY, Maxwell Leslie (//-//)

1949-1952 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

SAYER, Elizabeth A (perhaps Mrs B Sayer??) (//-//)

1919-1920 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

SCHLEIN, Heinrich R (//-//)

1925-1931 Truro Hotel Truro

SCHLIE, Christoph (//-//)

1870-1871 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

SCHLUETER, Hans Adolph (//-//)

1870-1891 Greenock Creek Tavern Greenock

SCHLUETER, Mrs HA nee Sophie ERHARDT(//-//)

1891-1912 Greenock Creek Tavern Greenock

Sister to Mrs Matthias Dienhoff Junr nee Johanna Erhardt.

SCHLUETER, Matthias Matthew (//-//)

1912-1930 Greenock Creek Tavern Greenock

SCHLUETER, Mrs Matthias nee Martha MA MATTHOSS (//-//)

1930-1936 Greenock Creek Tavern Greenock

SCHLUETER, Gerald Erhardt (//-//)

1936-1976 Greenock Creek Tavern Greenock

SCHMIDT, Carl Wilhelm (//-//)

1940-1942 Victoria Hotel Tanunda

SCHOFF, Christian (//-//)

1866-1870 Greenock Creek Tavern Greenock


1913-1922 Victoria Hotel Tanunda

SCHRADER, Heinrich Henry

1887-1893 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

1893-1894 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

SCHRADER, Mrs Heinrich nee Eleanor ?

1894-1896 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

SCHULZE, Eduard Alexander (//-//)

3/4/1856-1860 Sebastopol Hotel Penrice Hotel founder.

SCHÜTT, Diedrich Heinrich (//-//)

1858-1859 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

SCHWARZE, Louise (//-//)

1899-1904 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

Perhaps wife of Otto Schwarze

SEPPELT, Joseph Wilhelm (//-//)

1861-1862 Victorville Hotel Greenock Hotel closed.

SHANAHAN, Michael (//-//)

1865-1865 Sheaoak Log Hotel Sheaoak Log

SHANAHAN, John (//-//)

1898-1901 Victoria Hotel Tanunda

SHERIDAN, William Edward (//-//)

1928-1954 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

SHRIGLEY, Thomas (//-//)

1859-1860 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

SIEBER, Mrs Ottilie (//-//)

1896-1899 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

Perhaps wife of Paul Sieber

SIMON, Ludwig EP (//-//)

1896-1900 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

SIMPSON, George (//-//)

24/12/1846-1847 Angaston Hotel Angaston

SIMS, William Edward (//-//)

1947-1947 Angaston Hotel Angaston

SLATTERY, Mary A (//-//)

1915-1916 Railway Hotel Lyndoch

SLOANE, W (//-//)

1925-1927 Railway Hotel Lyndoch

SMILLIE, Mrs Isabella (//-//)

1913-1914 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

SNELLGROVE, Charles (//-//)

1876-1880 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

SNELLING, Hugh George Henry (//-//)

1922-1927 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

1931-1935 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

1935-1948 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch Changed name to Lyndoch Hotel 1939.

SOBELS, Richard Carl (//-//)

1883-1910 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

SOWARD, William George (//-//)

1879-1880 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

Became an insolvent to Robert Fotheringham

STAINER, Howard Stanley Gordon (//-//)

1942-1945 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

STANFORD, Laurence (//-//)

1926-1929 Crown Hotel Truro

STOPE, C Theodor (//-//)

1895-1897 Sheaoak Log Hotel Sheaoak Log Hotel closed.

SWANSON, Eric Oswald (//-//)

1932-1937 Truro Hotel Truro


Names Beginning T*

TEASDALE, William (//-//)

1851-1852 Crown Inn Truro

THOMAS, Daniel (//-//)

1855-1856 Sheaoak Log Inn Sheaoak Log

THOMSON, Walter Stoddart (//-//)

1941-1945 Angaston Hotel Angaston

TIMMENS, Michael John (//-//)

1921-1922 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

TURNER, Frank H (//-//)

1929-1930 Crown Hotel Truro

1935-1937 Crown Hotel Truro

TYLER, Richard H (//-//)

1898-1899 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek


Names Beginning U*

UREN, Harry Clifton (//-//)

1945-1947 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1947-1949 Angaston Hotel Angaston

UREN, Percy A/W (//-//)

1927-1928 Travellers Rest Hotel Lyndoch

UREN, MA (//-//)

1928-1928 Railway Hotel (Lyndoch) Hotel closed 19/8/1928.


Names Beginning V*

VETTER, Theodor Wilhelm (//-//)

1916-1919 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock


Names Beginning W*

WAGENER, Johann Ernst August) (//-//)

1886-1889 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

WALKER, Samuel Holloway (//-//)

1948-1952 Lyndoch Hotel Lyndoch

WALKER, Thomas (//-//)

1882-1883 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

WALKER, Elizabeth (//-//)

1881-1882 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

WALKER, William (//-//)

1908-1909 Sandy Creek Hotel Sandy Creek

WALLACE, Albert HA (//-//)

1906-1907 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

WALLACE, Thomas (//-//)

1910-1911 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

1913-1923 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

WALLOSCHEK, Mahuta Alfred (//-//)

1950-1951 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

WALTERS, Mrs Amy Ellen (//-//)

1939-1943 Crown Hotel Truro

WARNEST, Johannes Theodor (//-//)

1913-1919 Truro Hotel Truro

WATERS, Jane (//-//)

1916-1919 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

WATTS, Percival Burrell (//-//)

1921-1923 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

WEHRSTEDT, Otto (//-//)

1872-1875 Stockwell Hotel Stockwell

WEIDENBACH, Benno (//-//)

1897-1897 Kensington Hotel

1898-1913 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

1922-1934 Vine Inn Nuriootpa with Theo W Weidenbach


1922-1934 Vine Inn Nuriootpa with Benno Weidenbach

WEIDENBACH, Bruno Gustav (//-//)

1923-1924 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

1947-1947 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

WEINER, Robert (//-//)

1861-1863 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

WHITE, Archibald/Arthur B (//-//)

1909-1910 Truro Hotel Truro

WHITE, Edward Harold (//-//)

1933-1939 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

WHITE, George B (//-//)

1877-1879 Crown Inn Truro

1880-1881 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

WIENER, Robert (//-//)

1855-1861 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

1861-1862 Vine Inn Nuriootpa

WILDY, G (//-//)

1868-1869 Lord Lynedoch Inn Lyndoch

WILLIAMS, Albert George (//-//)

1914-1920 Crown Hotel Truro

WILLIAMS, Henry T (//-//)

1867-1894 Victoria Hotel Tanunda

WILLIAMS, Mrs Louise (//-//)

1894-1898 Victoria Hotel Tanunda

WILLIAMS, John (//-//)

1871-1872 Barossa Inn Lyndoch

WILSON, William Arthur (//-//)

1938-1939 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

WINDSCHEID, Friedrich Otto (//-//)

1853-1853 Alliance Hotel (Tanunda) Hotel closed.

1853-1854 Tanunda Hotel Tanunda

1855-1860 Angaston Hotel Angaston

1860-1863 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

WOODHEAD, Thomas (//-//)

1914-1916 Greenock Arms Hotel Greenock

WORBY, Arthur (//-//)

1886-1887 Angaston Hotel Angaston

WORRALL, Godfrey T (//-//)

1919-1920 Truro Hotel Truro


Names beginning Y*

YOUNG, Charles (//-//)

1847-1850 Tanunda Inn Tanunda Hotel founder.

1853-1855 Sheaoak Log Inn Sheaoak Log

1856-1859 Sheaoak Log Inn Sheaoak Log

YOUNG, George (//-//)

1882-1892 Crown Hotel Truro


Names Beginning Z*

ZEUNER, Johann Friedrich Wilhelm (25/1/1836-31/5/1920)

Born Germany. Died perhaps Freeling SA.

1910-1913 Old Nain Hotel Daveyston Hotel closed.

To SA 1852 Dockenhuden.

ZIMMERMANN, Johann F (//-//)

1896-1897 Angas Park Hotel Nuriootpa

ZIMMERMANN, Paul F (//-//)

1908-1910 Barossa Inn Lyndoch