James Alexander LAW

(1861 - 1901)
James Alexander LAW (1862-1901)
James Alexander LAW was born at 'Woodside' in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, on 20 June 1861. He was the son of Henderson LAW and Elizabeth MATHER (m. Leeds 16 Apr 1857) and his father described himself as an 'Australian merchant.1,2'

He married Charlotte Blomfield (Lotta) MACDONALD, daughter of Thomas Morell MACDONALD and Charlotte Clements FORSAITH, in New Zealand in 1896.3,4

James died on 11 April 1901 in Dunedin, Otago, at age 39.1,5 He was buried on 13 April 1901 at the Southern Cemetery in Dunedin.6

Family

Charlotte Blomfield (Lotta) MACDONALD (1863 - 1952)
Children
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Samuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Hamilton, Statutory Births, GRO 647/00 0296.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 3273.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1896/2352.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1901/7729, aged 39.
  6. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Original reference S19010402; Block 149A plot 12.

Morice Henderson LAW

(1897 - 1952)
Father*James Alexander LAW b. 1861, d. 1901
Mother*Charlotte Blomfield (Lotta) MACDONALD b. 1863, d. 1952
Morice Henderson LAW was born in Dunedin, Otago, in 1897.1,2

Morice died on 24 October 1952 at of 35 Cargill St in Dunedin, Otago.1,3 He was buried on 25 October 1952 at the Southern Cemetery in Dunedin.4
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Samuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1897/10864.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1952/28889, aged 54.
  4. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Original reference S19521002; Block 149A plot 12.

Ivy May LAWRENCE1

(1898 - 1932)
Ivy May LAWRENCE was born at 10 Berridge Rd in Lambeth, London, Middlesex, on 29 May 1898. She was the daughter of William LAWRENCE and Ruth (nee ELLWOOD).2

She married David Jinkin EVANS, son of Daniel EVANS and Laura Susan SNOW, at Registry Office in Lambeth, London, Middlesex, on 16 September 1916. He was a driver in the 22nd Reserve Battery of the Royal Field Artillery (L/20358), but it was also noted that his civilian occupation was as a dock labourer.3,4

Ivy left London on 3 May 1922 on board the 'Themistocles', bound for Sydney with her husband David Jinkin EVANS, accompanied by Ivy May, David Lawrence and Walter F.5

Ivy died on 10 March 1932 in Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, at age 33.6,7 She was buried on 12 March 1932 at the Macquarie Park Cemetery in Nth Ryde.8

Family

David Jinkin EVANS (1892 - 1944)
Children
ChartsSnow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Lambeth, Vol 1D, p531, 3Q1898.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Lambeth, Vol 1d, p531, 3Q1898, mother's maiden name ELLWOOD.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Lambeth, Vol 1d, p734.
  4. [S915] GRO England & Wales, marriage record, District of Lambeth, 1916, no.61.
  5. [S729] Passengers leaving UK, 1890-1960, at http://www.findmypast.co.uk
  6. [S927] BDM NSW Registry, death record, Reg. No. 1344/1932.
  7. [S493] Macquarie Park Cemetery database, at http://www.maccem.com.au
  8. [S493] Macquarie Park Cemetery database, at http://www.maccem.com.au, Salvation Army, section A1, position 55.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Lambeth, Vol 1d, p539, 4Q1916, mother's maiden name LAWRENCE.
  10. [S914] GRO England & Wales, birth record, District of Camberwell, 1919, no.379.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Camberwell, Vol 1d, p1582, 2Q1921.
  12. [S927] BDM NSW Registry, death record, Reg. No. 12486/1930.

Albert Charles LAWRY1

(1862 - 1940)
Father*Henry Hassall LAWRY b. 1821, d. 1906
Mother*Hephzibah FORSAITH b. 1824, d. 1897
Albert Charles LAWRY was born in Auckland, Auckland, on 26 August 1862.1,2

He married Emily Jane SPENCE in Tauranga on 6 June 1889. There are believed to be 4 sons, 1 daughter from this marriage.1,3,4

Albert died on 21 June 1940 in Christchurch, Canterbury, at age 77.1,5

Family

Emily Jane SPENCE (1861 - 1940)
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1862/1731.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 955.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1889/969.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1940/29233, aged 77.

Anna LAWRY

(1801 - 1862)
Father*Joseph LAWRY b. 1766, d. 1832
Mother*Anna VERCOE b. 1764, d. 1841
Anna LAWRY was born on 4 August 1801.1

She married Henry VERCOE on 25 July 1820. The family (with 5 children) are believed to have emigrated to New Zealand in 1852, but there may have been a further 2 children born after their arrival.1

Anna died on 18 June 1862 at age 60.1

Family

Henry VERCOE (1799 - 1862)

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."

Arthur Henry LAWRY1

(1881 - )
Father*Walter Forsaith LAWRY1 b. 1851, d. 1929
Mother*Marguerite Elizabeth SIMPSON1 b. 1861, d. 1945
Arthur Henry LAWRY was born on 14 January 1881 in St George, Sydney, New South Wales.1,2
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 5070/1881.
  2. [S590] Newspaper - Sydney Morning Herald, issue of 27 Jan 1881, p9, Births.

Dorothy Mabel LAWRY1

(1894 - 1986)
Father*Thomas Spencer LAWRY1 b. 1857, d. 1895
Mother*Florence Mabel BATTLEY1 b. 1866, d. 1940
Dorothy Mabel LAWRY was born in 1894 in New Zealand.1,2

Dorothy died in 1986.
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1894/9732.

Elizabeth LAWRY1

(1820 - 1820)
Father*Walter LAWRY b. 1793, d. 1859
Mother*Mary Cover HASSALL b. 1799, d. 1825
Elizabeth LAWRY was born on 16 August 1820 at Parramatta in Sydney, New South Wales.1,2 She was buried on 29 August 1820 at the St John's cemetery, O'Connell St in Parramatta.3

Elizabeth died on 29 August 1820 at Parramatta in Sydney, New South Wales, at the age of 13 days.1,4,2,5

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S516] Book - David J Hassall, The Hassall Family 1798-1998.
  3. [S759] St John's cemetery database, at http://austcemindex.com/cemetery.php?id=789, interred 3 days after grand-father's death, aged 13 days.
  4. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. V18204767 2B/1820 and V18201226 148/1820.
  5. [S759] St John's cemetery database, at http://austcemindex.com/cemetery.php?id=789

Elizabeth Anna LAWRY1

(1858 - 1938)
Father*Henry Hassall LAWRY b. 1821, d. 1906
Mother*Hephzibah FORSAITH b. 1824, d. 1897
Elizabeth Anna LAWRY was born in New Zealand on 9 March 1858.2

Elizabeth married John WATERHOUSE on 4 October 1901 in Auckland, Auckland.1,3,4

Elizabeth died on 18 July 1938 at Chatswood in Sydney, New South Wales, at age 80.1,5

Family

John WATERHOUSE (1852 - 1940)
Child
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree" , this source does not give a place, but we presume it was NZ, based on her sibling's birthplaces. The NZ BDMs show a Jane Lawry registration 1859/1416, but no Elizabeth.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 0169.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1901/5693.
  5. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 14022/1938.

Elizabeth Anna LAWRY1

(1823 - 1857)
Father*Walter LAWRY b. 1793, d. 1859
Mother*Mary Cover HASSALL b. 1799, d. 1825
Elizabeth Anna LAWRY was born on 11 November 1823 in Port Jackson, New South Wales.1,2,3

She married Francis OAKES in Auckland, Auckland, on 6 January 1845. There were reputedly at least 4 and maybe 8 children by this marriage.1,3

Elizabeth died on 29 April 1857 at Ryde in Sydney, New South Wales, at age 33.1,4,3

Family

Francis OAKES (1818 - 1866)

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. V18231563 162A/1823.
  3. [S516] Book - David J Hassall, The Hassall Family 1798-1998.
  4. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 4375/1857.