Elizabeth Rennie SHIRRA1,2

(1855 - 1888)
Elizabeth Rennie SHIRRA was born in High Church, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, in 1855.3,2

She married Archibald Mason ADAM, son of Robert ADAM and Jean MASON, in Dennistoun, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, in 1877.3,1

She was listed in the 1881 census at Kirk Hill House, Cross of Kippen in Kippen, Stirlingshire, with her husband Archibald; he was a meat salesman. Their children Janet and Robert were listed as living with them.4

Elizabeth died in 1888 in Shettleston, Lanarkshire.5

Family

Archibald Mason ADAM (1850 - )
Children

Citations

  1. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/03 0148.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of High Church, Statutory Births, GRO 644/02 0958.
  3. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, Piece 484, Folio 0, p14.
  4. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, Scottish GRO 484/00 0001/14.
  5. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Shettleston, Statutory Deaths, GRO 622/02 0027, aged 32.

Noreen Ida SHORT1

(1908 - 1982)
Noreen Ida SHORT was born in Rockhampton, Queensland, on 15 January 1908, the daughter of William and Margaret SHORT.2,3

She married John Leonard BROWN in Queensland on 1 October 1930.4

She was widowed at age 58 on the death of her husband John in May 1966.

Noreen died on 19 July 1982 in Wahroonga, New South Wales, at age 74.5,6,3 She was buried on 21 July 1982 at the Macquarie Park Cemetery in Nth Ryde.7

Family

John Leonard BROWN (1898 - 1966)

Citations

  1. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm.
  2. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1908/008841 to Albert William Frederick SHORT and Margaret Mary MORRAN.
  3. [S927] BDM NSW Registry, death record, Reg. No. 17253/1982.
  4. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Ref. No. 1930/B009288.
  5. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, Sydney Morning Heral of 21 Jul 1982.
  6. [S493] Macquarie Park Cemetery database, at http://www.maccem.com.au
  7. [S493] Macquarie Park Cemetery database, at http://www.maccem.com.au, Roman Catholic Lawn, Block 14, position 523.

Bruce Frederick SHROFF1

(1934 - 1996)
Father*Frederick Clarke SHROFF2 b. 1902, d. 1985
Mother*Gertrude Mary (Truda) MOLONY2 b. 1903, d. 1980
Bruce Frederick SHROFF was born on 16 June 1934.3,4

Bruce died in 1996 in New Zealand.1
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1996/39894.
  2. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  3. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p16.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1996/39894 gives this birthdate.

Claude Leicester SHROFF1

(1907 - 1968)
Father*Mortimer William SHROFF1 b. 1874, d. 1965
Mother*Bessie Martha Rhoda CLARKE1 b. 1866, d. 1939
Claude Leicester SHROFF was born on 17 March 1907 in Auckland.2,1,3

Claude died in 1968 in Auckland.2,1,4

Family

Child
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p16.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1907/10494.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1968/37320, aged 61.

David Leicester SHROFF1

(1939 - 2017)
Father*Claude Leicester SHROFF1 b. 1907, d. 1968
David Leicester SHROFF was born on 25 November 1939 in Auckland.2,1

David died on 12 August 2017 in Canterbury at age 77.3

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p16.
  3. [S1131] MemoryTree NZ, at http://www.amemorytree.co.nz/index.php, aged 77, Lychgate Funeral Home.

Frederick Clarke SHROFF1

(1902 - 1985)
Father*Mortimer William SHROFF1 b. 1874, d. 1965
Mother*Bessie Martha Rhoda CLARKE1 b. 1866, d. 1939
Frederick Clarke SHROFF was born on 30 July 1902 in Auckland.2,1,3

He married Gertrude Mary (Truda) MOLONY in Te Puke, Bay of Plenty, on 27 May 1925.2,1,4,5

Frederick died on 12 March 1985 in Tauranga at age 82.2,1,6

Family

Gertrude Mary (Truda) MOLONY (1903 - 1980)
Child
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p15.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1902/21145, and Death Reg. No. 1985/55955 gives this birthdate.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 4151.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1925/4382.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1985/55955.

Mortimer Homi SHROFF1

(1901 - 1966)
Father*Mortimer William SHROFF1 b. 1874, d. 1965
Mother*Bessie Martha Rhoda CLARKE1 b. 1866, d. 1939
Mortimer Homi SHROFF was born in 1901 in Auckland.2,1,3

He married Marjorie COLEBROOK in New Zealand in 1928.1,4,5

Mortimer died in May 1966 in Auckland.2,1,6

Family

Marjorie COLEBROOK (1901 - 1977)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p14.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1901/2686.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 8922.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1928/7479.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1966/28861, aged 65.

Mortimer William SHROFF1

(1874 - 1965)
Mortimer's birth was registered between April 1874 and June 1874 in Brentford, Middlesex.2,3

He married Bessie Martha Rhoda CLARKE, daughter of Samuel Ludbrook CLARKE and Mary Lee (Hannah) CHRISTOPHER, in New Zealand in 1900.1,4,5

He became a well known hardware merchant in Auckland, establishing a family business which celebrated its centenary in the summer of 1986.1

Mortimer died in December 1965 in Auckland.2,1,6

Family

Bessie Martha Rhoda CLARKE (1866 - 1939)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p14.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Brentford, Vol 3a, p45, 2Q1874, mother's maiden name CODD.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 115.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1900/219.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1965/33310, aged 91.

Clementina Paul SIM1

(1829 - 1885)
Father*Robert SIM2,1
Mother*Christina MILNE2,1
Clementina Paul SIM was born in Durris, Aberdeen, Kincardineshire, on 13 November 1829.3 and was baptised on 9 December 1829 in Durris.3,1

She married James FERGUSON in Banchory-Ternan, Kincardineshire, on 6 December 1866.4,5

Clementina's second marriage was to Alexander FERGUSSON, son of John FERGUSSON and Christy McGREGOR, on 19 April 1878 at 85 Bellgrove St in Dennistoun, Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Clementina was a widow, and the marriage was at her house, his residence being given as 287 Duke St, Glasgow.2

She was listed in the 1881 census at 287 Duke St in Barony, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, with her husband Alexander; he was a cattle dealer.6

Clementina died on 25 April 1885 at 67 Charlotte Lane in Blackfriars, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, at age 55 of pneumonia. The informant was her sister Christina.7

Family 1

James FERGUSON

Family 2

Alexander FERGUSSON (1822 - 1896)
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, Parish of Durris, OPR Births/baptisms, GRO 256/00 0002.
  2. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/03 0173.
  3. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), IGI Batch No. C112566, Source Call Film 993312.
  4. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), IGI Batch No. M112521, Source call film 6035516.
  5. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Banchory Ternan, Statutory Marriages, GRO 252/00 0014.
  6. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, Scottish GRO 644/03 075/00 010 FHL film 203640.
  7. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Blackfriars, Statutory Deaths, GRO 644/05 0292.

Robert SIM1

He married Christina MILNE in Scotland.1

Family

Christina MILNE
Child

Citations

  1. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/03 0173.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, Parish of Durris, OPR Births/baptisms, GRO 256/00 0002.