Arnold George PICKMERE1

(1873 - 1925)
Father*Ralph PICKMERE1 b. 1826, d. 1901
Mother*Serena Hannah MATTHEWS1 b. 1840, d. 1910
Arnold George PICKMERE was born on 22 May 1873 in New Zealand.2,1,3

He married Elinor Violet Croyden (Nellie) WOOLLEY in New Zealand in 1906.4,1,5,6

He died on 17 September 1925 in New Zealand at age 52.4,1,7 He was buried in Panmure.8,1
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S271] Book - Diana Thompson (copier), Pickmere Family Tree.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1873/9286.
  4. [S263] Book - A.H. Pickmere, Pioneer Families in Northland.
  5. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 315.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1906/1674.
  7. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1925/3405, aged 53.
  8. [S295] Interview - A Robinson, From Stuart & Marguerite Pickmere, Hamilton, 2 Feb 1998.

Arthur Hereward (Pick) PICKMERE1

(1905 - 1973)
Father*Arthur Ranulph PICKMERE1 b. 1869, d. 1943
Mother*Edith Mary WILSON1 b. 1875, d. 1950
Arthur Hereward (Pick) PICKMERE was born on 29 January 1905 in Whangarei, Northland.1,2

He married Estelle Theodora (Buster) MORTIMER-GRIFFEN in Suva, Fiji, on 17 September 1933.1

He was widowed at age 52 on the death of his wife Estelle on 25 October 1957.1

Arthur's second marriage was to Nancy Margaret PREECE. There were no children from this marriage.1

Arthur died on 10 June 1973 in Whangarei, Northland, at age 68.3,4 His ashes were interred on 10 April 1982 at Whangarei, Northland, at Maunu Cemetery, Cemetery Rd.5

Family 2

Nancy Margaret PREECE (1913 - 2012)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1905/9983, and Death Reg. No. 1973/31392 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1973/31392.
  4. [S989] Whangarei District Council cemetery database, at http://www.wdc.govt.nz/FacilitiesandRecreation/Cemeteries/…
  5. [S989] Whangarei District Council cemetery database, at http://www.wdc.govt.nz/FacilitiesandRecreation/Cemeteries/…, Maunu cemetery, Old Portion, block one, plot 23.

Arthur Ranulph PICKMERE1

(1869 - 1943)
Father*Ralph PICKMERE2 b. 1826, d. 1901
Mother*Serena Hannah MATTHEWS2 b. 1840, d. 1910
Arthur Ranulph PICKMERE was born on 22 November 1869 in Mangatete.3,2,1

He was educated at Auckland Grammar School, then qualified as a dentist in 1892 and started his practice in Whangarei the next year.
He was a founding member of the Whangarei Cruising Club in 1921 and held the office of Commodore. When he owned a launch called "Kaikoa" he led 20 other boats in escorting the Governer General Lord Jellicoe's boat "Tutanekai" to Onerahi on the G.G.'s first visit to the district in 1920. He also later owned a second launch called 'Winsome' which was taken over by his son Hereward.2

He married Edith Mary WILSON, daughter of Daniel Cook WILSON and Emily Beuzeville HEWLETT, in New Zealand on 5 December 1896.2,4,5

He died on 21 January 1943 in Whangarei, Northland, at age 73.6,7 He was buried on 21 January 1943 at the Maunu Cemetery, Cemetery Rd in Whangarei.8

Family

Edith Mary WILSON (1875 - 1950)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1869/7560.
  2. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  3. [S263] Book - A.H. Pickmere, Pioneer Families in Northland.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 4284.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1896/4539.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1943/18369, aged 73.
  7. [S989] Whangarei District Council cemetery database, at http://www.wdc.govt.nz/FacilitiesandRecreation/Cemeteries/…
  8. [S989] Whangarei District Council cemetery database, at http://www.wdc.govt.nz/FacilitiesandRecreation/Cemeteries/…, Maunu cemetery, Old Portion, block six, plot 1554.

Dorothy Adela PICKMERE1

(1908 - 1909)
Father*Arthur Ranulph PICKMERE1 b. 1869, d. 1943
Mother*Edith Mary WILSON1 b. 1875, d. 1950
Dorothy Adela PICKMERE was born on 7 November 1908 in Whangarei, Northland.1,2

Dorothy died on 30 January 1909 in Whangarei, Northland.1,3
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1909/2962.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1909/924, aged 3 mths.

Edith Kate PICKMERE1

(1910 - 1999)
Father*Arthur Ranulph PICKMERE1 b. 1869, d. 1943
Mother*Edith Mary WILSON1 b. 1875, d. 1950
Edith Kate PICKMERE was born on 25 February 1910 in Whangarei, Northland.1,2

She married William Wallace REYNOLDS in Whangarei, Northland, on 7 February 1946.1,3

She was President of the Whangarei Horticultural Society and was awarded the Loader Cup for Horticulture in 1974.1

Edith died on 25 December 1999 in Auckland at age 89.4,1

Family

William Wallace REYNOLDS (1885 - c 1976)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1910/8526.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 3933.
  4. [S863] Newspaper - New Zealand Herald, issue of 26 Dec 1999.

Edward John PICKMERE1

(1936 - 1956)
Father*Arthur Hereward (Pick) PICKMERE1 b. 1905, d. 1973
Mother*Estelle Theodora (Buster) MORTIMER-GRIFFEN1 d. 1957
Edward John PICKMERE was born on 11 March 1936 in Whangarei, Northland.1

Edward died on 17 August 1956 in Whangarei, Northland, at age 20 of pnuemonia.1 He was buried on 20 August 1956 at the Maunu Cemetery, Cemetery Rd in Whangarei.2
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S989] Whangarei District Council cemetery database, at http://www.wdc.govt.nz/FacilitiesandRecreation/Cemeteries/…, Maunu cemetery, Old Portion, block one, plot 22.

Fanny Thornhill PICKMERE1

(1863 - 1920)
Father*Ralph PICKMERE1 b. 1826, d. 1901
Mother*Serena Hannah MATTHEWS1 b. 1840, d. 1910
Fanny Thornhill PICKMERE was born on 2 May 1863 in New Zealand.2,1,3

She married John Melliar DEVENISH at Bishop's Court Chapel in Auckland on 25 June 1901. There were no children from this marriage.4,5,6

Fanny died on 31 October 1920 at Buckland Rectory in Nth of Hobart, Tasmania, at age 57.7,1 She was buried at the Buckland in Nth of Hobart.8,1

Family

John Melliar DEVENISH (1856 - 1939)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S271] Book - Diana Thompson (copier), Pickmere Family Tree.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1863/4010 in name of Fanny Thorne.
  4. [S860] Newspaper - Taranaki Herald, issue of 28 Jun 1901, Marriages.
  5. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 1401.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1901/1346.
  7. [S860] Newspaper - Taranaki Herald, issue of 10 Nov 1920.
  8. [S295] Interview - A Robinson, From Alan & Jean Pickmere.

Frances Eleanor PICKMERE1,2

(1867 - 1959)
Father*Ralph PICKMERE1 b. 1826, d. 1901
Mother*Serena Hannah MATTHEWS1 b. 1840, d. 1910
Frances Eleanor PICKMERE was born on 29 September 1867 in New Zealand.3,1,2

She died on 18 July 1959 in New Zealand at age 91.3,4
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1867/14517, daughter of Ralph and Serena Hannah.
  3. [S263] Book - A.H. Pickmere, Pioneer Families in Northland.
  4. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence, Never married, no issue.

John Richard PICKMERE1

(1794 - 1875)
Father*John PICKMORE2,1
Mother*Fanny (---?---)2,1
John Richard PICKMERE was born on 28 December 1794 in Warrington, Lancashire,3,1 and was baptised on 7 March 1795 at St Elphin's Church in Warrington.4,5,1

He married Eliza THORNHILL in Warrington, Lancashire, on 3 March 1823.3,6,1

He lived and worked as a solicitor in Warrington, but retired to Llanfair Carereinion, Montgomeryshire, Wales. He was compiler of the 'Pickmere Pedigree' book and Family Tree, 1832, and is believed to have changed the family name from PICKMORE back to PICKMERE.3

John died on 11 May 1875 in Llanfyllin, Montgomeryshire, at age 80.3,7 He was buried at the Llanfair Caereinion Church yard.8,1

Family

Eliza THORNHILL (1805 - 1887)
Child

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI).
  3. [S271] Book - Diana Thompson (copier), Pickmere Family Tree.
  4. [S272] Book - David Forrest, Pickmere/Pickmore References.
  5. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch: P007972, Source Call No: 0823699 IT 1-2. This conflicts on date, giving 27 Mar 1795.
  6. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch: M007977, Source Call No: 1468987.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Llanfyllin, Vol 11b, p188, 2Q1875, aged 80, under PICKMORE.
  8. [S308] Cemetery Marker - , Llanfair Caereinion Churchyard.

Leonard Travers PICKMERE1

(1881 - 1963)
Father*Ralph PICKMERE1 b. 1826, d. 1901
Mother*Serena Hannah MATTHEWS1 b. 1840, d. 1910
Leonard Travers PICKMERE was born on 1 December 1881 in New Zealand.2,1,3

He married Harriette Eva RADCLIFFE in New Zealand in 1911.2,1,4,5

He died on 17 April 1963 in New Zealand at age 81.2,1,6

Family

Harriette Eva RADCLIFFE (1887 - 1970)
Child
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S263] Book - A.H. Pickmere, Pioneer Families in Northland.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1882/1670.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 7873.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1911/7865.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1963/43185, aged 81.