Mary Ann LAWRY1

(1791 - )
Father*Joseph LAWRY b. 1766, d. 1832
Mother*Anna VERCOE b. 1764, d. 1841
She was baptised in Bodmin, Cornwall, on 31 July 1791.1 She was buried on 5 October 1811 in Lanivet.1

Citations

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

Mary Australia LAWRY1

(1850 - 1919)
Father*Henry Hassall LAWRY b. 1821, d. 1906
Mother*Hephzibah FORSAITH b. 1824, d. 1897
Mary Australia LYON
(nee LAWRY)
(1850-1919)
Mary Australia LAWRY was born in Auckland on 3 April 1850.1,2

She married William Henry LYON in New Zealand on 7 December 1876. There were no children from this marriage.1,3,4

She was widowed on the death of her husband William in 1913.5

Mary died on 13 September 1919 in Auckland at age 69.1,6

Family

William Henry LYON (1846 - 1913)
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. 1850/470.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 2522.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1876/2389 (bride's name misspelt as Lawrey).
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1913/5998, aged 67.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1919/10569, aged 69.

Mary Australia LAWRY1

(1825 - 1903)
Father*Walter LAWRY b. 1793, d. 1859
Mother*Mary Cover HASSALL b. 1799, d. 1825
Mary Australia LAWRY was born on 9 December 1825.1,2

She married John ALDRED at Wesleyan Chapel in Auckland on 1 May 1849. There were reputedly 11 children of this marriage.1,3,4,2,5

Mary died on 12 July 1903 in New Zealand at age 77.1,2,6

Family

John ALDRED (1818 - 1894)

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S516] Book - David J Hassall, The Hassall Family 1798-1998.
  3. [S338] Varcoe's NZ Marriage Index, at http://marvin.otago.ac.nz/marriages/, Folio 257 (although her name stated as Mary Ann!).
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZSG collection #8769.
  5. [S604] Newspaper - New Zealander, issue of 5 May 1849, Vol 4, Issue 306, p3.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1903/5894.

Rollo Spencer LAWRY1

(1895 - 1980)
Father*Henry Robert LAWRY b. 1853, d. 1923
Mother*Lucy SPENCER b. 1855, d. 1948
Rollo Spencer LAWRY was born on 2 September 1895 in New Zealand.1,2

He married Esther Annie MARTIN in New Zealand on 21 January 1920. There were reputedly 8 children from this marriage.1,3,4

Rollo died in 1980 in New Zealand.5

Family

Esther Annie MARTIN (1899 - 1997)
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. 1895/12163, and Death Reg. No. 1980/38371 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 552.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1920/3080.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1980/38371.

Stephen Scott LAWRY

(1885 - 1941)
Father*Walter Forsaith LAWRY b. 1851, d. 1929
Mother*Marguerite Elizabeth SIMPSON b. 1861, d. 1945
Stephen Scott LAWRY was born on 13 April 1885 in San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California.1,2

Stephen died on 4 April 1941 in New South Wales at age 55.3,4
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards.
  2. [S590] Newspaper - Sydney Morning Herald, issue of 8 June 1885, p1, Births.
  3. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 9354/1941.
  4. [S590] Newspaper - Sydney Morning Herald, issue of 5 Apr 1951, p22, In Memorian, inserted by sons Colin and Walter.

Thomas Spencer LAWRY1

(1857 - 1895)
Father*Henry Hassall LAWRY b. 1821, d. 1906
Mother*Hephzibah FORSAITH b. 1824, d. 1897
Thomas Spencer LAWRY was born in New Zealand on 18 February 1857.1,2

He married Florence Mabel BATTLEY in New Zealand on 21 July 1892.1,3,4

Thomas died on 22 June 1895 in New Zealand at age 38.1,5

Family

Florence Mabel BATTLEY (1866 - 1940)
Child
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. 1857/1159.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 2095.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1892/2013.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1895/509.

Walter LAWRY1

(1793 - 1859)
Father*Joseph LAWRY b. 1766, d. 1832
Mother*Anna VERCOE b. 1764, d. 1841
Walter LAWRY was born in Rutheren, Cornwall, on 3 August 1793.1,2

He married Mary Cover HASSALL, daughter of Rowland HASSALL and Elizabeth HANCOX, at St John's Church in Parramatta, New South Wales, on 22 November 1819. This was one part of the 'triple wedding' of the 3 Hassall siblings.1,3,2

He was widowed at age 32 on the death of his wife Mary on 25 December 1825.1,2

Walter's second marriage was to Eliza MOLYNEAUX on 27 July 1829.1,2

Hephzibah FORSAITH and Henry Hassall LAWRY were married by Walter LAWRY at Wesleyan Chapel in Auckland on 1 May 1849.4,5,1,6,7,2,8

Mary Australia LAWRY and John ALDRED were married by Walter LAWRY at Wesleyan Chapel in Auckland on 1 May 1849.1,9,10,2,8

Walter died on 26 March 1859 in Parramatta, New South Wales, at age 65.1,11,2 He was buried on 30 March 1859 at the Wesleyan Cemetery (now the Walter Lawry Methodist Memorial Park) in Parramatta.2

Family 1

Mary Cover HASSALL (1799 - 1825)
Children

Family 2

Eliza MOLYNEAUX (1799 - 1877)

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S516] Book - David J Hassall, The Hassall Family 1798-1998.
  3. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Marriage Reg. No. V1819924 147B/1819 and V18192453 3A/1819.
  4. [S119] Family Bible - Thomas Spencer Forsaith bible.
  5. [S166] J W Forsaith, "Forsaith Family tree 1715-1942."
  6. [S338] Varcoe's NZ Marriage Index, at http://marvin.otago.ac.nz/marriages/, Folio 259.
  7. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 259; note second name often misspelt in some transcriptions.
  8. [S604] Newspaper - New Zealander, issue of 5 May 1849, Vol 4, Issue 306, p3.
  9. [S338] Varcoe's NZ Marriage Index, at http://marvin.otago.ac.nz/marriages/, Folio 257 (although her name stated as Mary Ann!).
  10. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZSG collection #8769.
  11. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 4378/1859.

Walter Forsaith LAWRY1

(1851 - 1929)
Father*Henry Hassall LAWRY b. 1821, d. 1906
Mother*Hephzibah FORSAITH b. 1824, d. 1897
Walter Forsaith LAWRY was born in Auckland on 16 May 1851.2

He married Marguerite Elizabeth SIMPSON at the residence of the bride's parents in Nth Shore, Sydney, New South Wales, on 24 February 1880.3,4,5,6

He was manager for New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Agency, 38-42 Bridge St between 1893 and 1911 in Sydney, New South Wales.7

He was named as a beneficiary of the will of Thomas Spencer FORSAITH, his uncle, dated 13 June 1898 in Parramatta, New South Wales; he was to receive all his "manuscripts. sermons, lectures, Auto-Biographical Memoranda and all other productions of my pen, excepting only writings books and papers relating to my estate."8

Elizabeth Mary CLEMENTS, Thomas Morell MACDONALD and Walter Forsaith LAWRY were appointed executors of Thomas Spencer FORSAITH's estate in Sydney, New South Wales, on 22 December 1898.9

Walter died on 18 November 1929 in Sydney, New South Wales, at age 78.10

Family

Marguerite Elizabeth SIMPSON (1861 - 1945)
Children
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. 1851/521.
  3. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  4. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Marriage Reg. No. 2301/1880 (his name mis-indexed as LAURY).
  5. [S516] Book - David J Hassall, The Hassall Family 1798-1998.
  6. [S590] Newspaper - Sydney Morning Herald, issue of 13 Mar 1880, p1, Marriages. This gives her name as Marguerite Elizabeth SIMPSON, daughter of J S PERRY, from which we conclude she was a step-daughter - and Jonathon S Perry did marry Elizabeth SIMPSON (presumably her mother) in 1866 in Newcastle.
  7. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Sands Directories, Sydney & NSW.
  8. [S350] Will - Thomas S Forsaith, Supreme Court of NSW, Probate Division, No. 17080; item 19/10207 on reel 3028 in the NSW State Records.
  9. [S350] Will - Thomas S Forsaith, Supreme Court of NSW, Probate Division, No. 17080.
  10. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 19321/1929.
  11. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 5070/1881.
  12. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 17349/1884.
  13. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards.

Walter Leslie LAWRY1

(1893 - 1950)
Father*Henry Robert LAWRY b. 1853, d. 1923
Mother*Lucy SPENCER b. 1855, d. 1948
Walter Leslie LAWRY was born in 1893 in New Zealand.1,2

He married Ethel Frances COURTNEY in New Zealand on 7 August 1919. There were reputedly 2 children from this marriage.1,3,4

Walter died in 1950 in New Zealand.1,5

Family

Ethel Frances COURTNEY (1887 - 1964)
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. 1893/16212.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 5147.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1919/5737.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1950/29531, aged 57.

Walter Spencer LAWRY1

(1884 - )
Father*Walter Forsaith LAWRY1 b. 1851, d. 1929
Mother*Marguerite Elizabeth SIMPSON1 b. 1861, d. 1945
Walter Spencer LAWRY was born on 18 February 1884 at the Lawry residence in Parramatta, 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. 17349/1884.
  2. [S590] Newspaper - Sydney Morning Herald, issue of 19 Feb 1884, p1, Births.