Alister Stewart BEVIN1

(1902 - 1956)
Father*James BEVIN2,1 b. 1866, d. 1921
Mother*Margaret Kate STEWART1 b. 1874, d. 1934
Alister Stewart BEVIN was born in 1902 in Lawrence, Otago.2,1

He married Enid Ruth TATE in New Zealand in 1925.3

He died in 1956 in New Zealand.4

Family

Enid Ruth TATE (1905 - 1983)

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1902/15622.
  2. [S337] John Ward's website, at http://www.wardjc.com
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1925/9212.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1956/24977, aged 54.

James BEVIN

(1866 - 1921)
James BEVIN was born in 1866 in Dunedin, Otago.1

He was Accountant for the Bank of New Zealand in 1893 in Lawrence, Otago.2

He married Margaret Kate STEWART, daughter of Alexander STEWART and Margaret ROBERTSON, at Lawrence Presbyterian Church in Lawrence, Otago, on 11 August 1899.3,4,5,6

He was Manager of the Bank of New Zealand in 1903 in Arrowtown, Otago.7

He died in 1921 in New Zealand.8

Family

Margaret Kate STEWART (1874 - 1934)
Children

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1866/579.
  2. [S341] Book - Stone's, Stone's Street Directories, as cited by N Read.
  3. [S339] Vital Record - Otago & part Southland: Presbyterian marriages (published), as cited by Noel Read.
  4. [S421] Presbyterian Church Archives of NZ, at http://www.archives.presbyterian.org.nz/
  5. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 3748.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1899/3714.
  7. [S341] Book - Stone's, Stone's Street Directories, as cited by Noel Read.
  8. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1921/10624, aged 55.
  9. [S337] John Ward's website, at http://www.wardjc.com
  10. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1900/15945.
  11. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1902/15622.
  12. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1904/17507.

John Dalziell BEVIN1

(1900 - 1950)
Father*James BEVIN2,1 b. 1866, d. 1921
Mother*Margaret Kate STEWART1 b. 1874, d. 1934
John Dalziell BEVIN was born in 1900 in Lawrence, Otago.2,1

He died in 1950 in Wyong, New South Wales.3

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1900/15945.
  2. [S337] John Ward's website, at http://www.wardjc.com
  3. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 13022/1950.

Ronald Thomson BEVIN1

(1904 - 1909)
Father*James BEVIN1 b. 1866, d. 1921
Mother*Margaret Kate STEWART1 b. 1874, d. 1934
Ronald Thomson BEVIN was born in 1904 in New Zealand.1

He died in 1909 in New Zealand.2

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1904/17507.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1909/6444, aged 5.

Richard Copplestone BEWSHER1,2,3

(1914 - 1942)
Richard C BEWSHER (1914-1947)
Richard Copplestone BEWSHER was born in Fulham, London, Middlesex, on 4 September 1914.4,5

He was educated at Merton College, Oxford, where he was a member of the Myrmidons dining club 1935.6
He served in the Buffs (The Royal East Kent Regiment) as 2nd Lieutenant from 12 July 1935 and was posted to the Suffolk Rifles (#65404) on 7 Dec 1939 before resigning his commission on 15 Oct 1941.7

Richard's marriage to Margaret Helen Frances WALTON was registered between July 1938 and September 1938 in Kensington, London, Middlesex.1,2

He was listed in the 1939 Register at 120 Kings Rd in Chelsea, London, Middlesex; he was living on private means.4

Richard died on 3 July 1942 at West London Hospital in Hammersmith, London, Middlesex, at age 27.8,9 His ashes were buried on 8 July 1942 at St Marys in Hendon.10

His will was probated in London on 8 May 1947 with Margaret Helen Frances WALTON and Alexander Gordon MACDONALD appointed executors of effects valued at £505/2/11.8

Family

Margaret Helen Frances WALTON (1911 - 2000)

Citations

  1. [S355] Email - Mary (Macdonald) Khanna, email to D Ferguson, 3 Feb 2004, Details taken from Ian Macdonald's mother's address book during interview with Ian by Mary Khanna (Macdonald), Jan 2004.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Marriage: District of Kensington, Vol 1a, p489, 3Q1938.
  3. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar.
  4. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0112B/003/39, Letter Code: AFCA, Schedule 75.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Fulham, Vol 1a, p371, 4Q1914, mother's maiden name EVANS.
  6. [S1105] Book - Brian Harrison (ed.), The History of the University of Oxford Vol VIII, illustration 4.4 Merton College Myrmidons, 1935, page xii, 95.
  7. [S943] Newspaper - London Gazette, issues of 12 Jul 1935, p 4527; 28 Aug 1936, p5596; Supplement of 9 Jan 1940, p149 and Supplement of 31 Oct 1941, p6305.
  8. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate granted in London to Margaret Helen Frances MACDONALD (wife of Ian Gordon MACDONALD) and Alexander Gordon MACDONALD, retired engineer.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Hammersmith, Vol 1a, p208.
  10. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Saint Mary, Hendon, Register of burials, DRO/029, Item 041.

Sarah Ann BIGGS1,2,3

(c 1833 - 1887)
Sarah Ann BIGGS was born circa 1833 in St Lukes, London, Middlesex.1

Sarah's marriage to Alfred Henry HAGGIS, son of George HAGGIS and Eliza McCALPEN, was registered between July 1855 and September 1855 in Shoreditch, Middlesex.1,3

She was listed in the 1861 census at 12 Cleveland Rd in Islington, London, Middlesex, with her husband Alfred; he was a saw-mill clerk and manager. Their children Alfred, Sarah and Charles were listed as living with them, and the household included a servant and a lodger with three daughters.2

She was listed in the 1871 census at 326 Essex Rd in Islington, London, Middlesex, with her husband Alfred; he was a sawmill proprietor, employing eighteen men and two boys. Their children Alfred, Sarah and Charles were listed as living with them, and the household included a servant and Sarah's sister.4

She was listed in the 1881 census at Selhurst Road, Claremont House in Croydon, Surrey, with her husband Alfred; he was still a sawmill proprietor, now employing 37 men and two boys. Their children Alfred, Sarah and Charles were listed as living with them.1

Sarah died on 9 April 1887 at 'Claremont', Selhurst Rd in Norwood, London, Middlesex.5

Her will was probated in London on 14 May 1887 with Alfred Henry HAGGIS appointed administrator of a personal estate of £307/19/-.5

Family

Alfred Henry HAGGIS (1834 - 1891)
Children

Citations

  1. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, RG11-0818 Folio 12 p18 FHL Film 1341193.
  2. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 12 RG9-140 Folio 113 p18 GSU roll 542580.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Marriage: District of Shoreditch, Vol 1c, p501, 3Q1855.
  4. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED42 RG10-295 Folio 38 p3 GSU roll 824926.
  5. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration granted at the Principal Registry to Alfred Henry HAGGIS, saw mill proprietor.

Careen Yvonne BLACK

(1922 - 2000)
Careen Yvonne BLACK was born on 20 December 1922 at Clifton Hill in Christchurch, Canterbury.1

She married John Martin HANSEN, son of David Ernest HANSEN CMG and Margaret Emma (Daisy) HAMPSON, at 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston St in Palmerston North in October 1942.2,3

She died on 12 December 2000 in Seattle, Washington, at age 77.4 Her ashes were buried in January 2001 at the village cemetery in Lutry.5

Family

John Martin HANSEN (1919 - 2001)

Citations

  1. [S1041] Book - Jo Ann Hansen Rasch, Blowing Feathers.
  2. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 11678.
  3. [S1041] Book - Jo Ann Hansen Rasch, Blowing Feathers, p38 & p241.
  4. [S1041] Book - Jo Ann Hansen Rasch, Blowing Feathers, p4 & p253.
  5. [S1041] Book - Jo Ann Hansen Rasch, Blowing Feathers, p253.

John BLAIR1

He married Jean/Jane HUNTER, daughter of Joseph HUNTER and Mary McGOWAN, in Irvine, Ayrshire, on 12 February 1786.2,3

Family

Jean/Jane HUNTER (1759 - )

Citations

  1. [S225] CD - Scottish Heirs to property not willed, Decennial Index to Scottish Heirs.
  2. [S225] CD - Scottish Heirs to property not willed, Decennial Index to Scottish Heirs, Vol IV, p42.
  3. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch number: 8734231; Source Call No. 1396427, Sheet: 40, also
    Batch number: 7503419; Source Call No. 0935342, Sheet: 84.

Matilda Macdonald BLAIR1

(1900 - 1990)
Matilda Macdonald BLAIR was born on 20 June 1900 in New Zealand.2

She married James Lang McKECHIE, son of John McKECHIE and Annie LANG, in New Zealand in 1924.1

She was widowed at age 62 on the death of her husband James on 4 May 1963.3,4,5

She died on 17 June 1990 in Lower Hutt, Wellington, at age 89.6,7 She was buried on 20 June 1990 at the Taita Lawn Cemetery, Rimu St in Naenae.7

Family

James Lang McKECHIE (1892 - 1963)
Children

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1924/9188.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1900/3701, daughter of William BLAIR and Emmeline; Death Reg. No. 1990/32914 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1963/41275, aged 71.
  4. [S974] Hutt City Council cemetery database, at http://cemeteries.huttcity.govt.nz/, Taita Lawn Cemetery, block 11, row H, plot 22.
  5. [S800] National Archives - NZ Archives (Archway), Probate, Wellington Court, agency AAOM, series 6031, item code R23060201, box 346, record number 688/63, image 860-861, digital folder 102197302.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1990/32914.
  7. [S974] Hutt City Council cemetery database, at http://cemeteries.huttcity.govt.nz/, Taita Lawn Cemetery, block 3, row H, plot 27, aged 89.
  8. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2004/1825.
  9. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2011/3438.

Ethel Margaret BLAKE1

(1889 - 1937)
Ethel Margaret BLAKE was born on 11 December 1889 in Rutherglen, Westland.1,2

She married Albert WILLIAMS, son of William (Bill, also Samuel) WILLIAMS and Sarah Ann SHIMPLETON, in Blaketown, Westland, in 1909.1,3

She died on 27 June 1937 in Christchurch, Canterbury, at age 47.1,4,5 She was buried on 29 June 1937 at the Bromley Cemetery in Christchurch.4

Family

Albert WILLIAMS (1881 - 1927)

Citations

  1. [S580] Book - Nola Towgood, Samuel Williams.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1889/1950, daughter of Richard and Beatrice Alice BLAKE.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1909/3739.
  4. [S419] Christchurch City Council Cemeteries database, at http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/Cemeteries/, Bromley Cemetery, block 8, plot 345, aged 48, widow.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1937/23407, aged 48.