Arthur Morell SPENCER

(1901 - 1983)
Father*Percy SPENCER b. 1860, d. 1944
Mother*Lucy Charlotte NUTTER b. 1866, d. 1948
Arthur Morell SPENCER was born in New Zealand on 23 March 1901.1

Arthur arrived in Southampton, Hampshire on 27 April 1932 on the Orsova, probably having joined the ship in Sydney, after leaving New Zealand in search of better job prospects in England. He gave his occupation as Engineer.2

He married Marguerite STRINGER in Chester?, Cheshire, on 4 August 1939.

He was listed in the 1939 Register at 64 Otley Drive in Ilford, Essex, with Marguerite STRINGER; he was an electrical engineer and they were living with another engineer, one Samuel F M WILDE, a fellow New Zealander and family friend.3

Arthur and his wife Marguerite left London for New Zealand on 11 February 1949 on the Rangitiki.

Arthur died on 13 October 1983 in Auckland at age 82.4

Family

Marguerite STRINGER (1914 - 2010)
Child
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1901/6731, and Death Reg. No. 1983/47846 gives this birthdate.
  2. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/1101G/011/31, Letter Code: CCWK, Schedule 190.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1983/47846.

Catharine Harrison SPENCER1,2

(1843 - 1845)
Father*Thomas SPENCER2 b. 1799, d. 1856
Mother*Catherine HARRISON2 b. 1803, d. 1870
Catharine's birth was registered between January 1843 and March 1843 in Knossington, Leicestershire.3,2 and was baptised on 31 December 1844.4

Catharine's death was registered between January 1845 and March 1845 in Knossington, Leicestershire.1 She was buried on 7 January 1845 at the St Peter in Knossington.4,5

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Oakham, Vol 15, p560, 1Q1845.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Leicester, Vol 15, p83, 1Q1843, mother's maiden name HARRISON.
  3. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards, based on age at death of 2 years.
  4. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards.
  5. [S182] CD - England & Wales burials, National Burial Index V3.

Catherine Isabel SPENCER

(c 1930 - 1992)
Father*Harold Percy SPENCER b. 1892, d. 1964
Mother*Margaret Isabel MORPETH b. 1898, d. 1987
Catherine Isabel SPENCER was born circa 1930.

She married Derek Fraser WILLIAMSON in New Zealand in 1953.1

Catherine died in October 1992 in New Zealand.

Family

Derek Fraser WILLIAMSON (1928 - 2015)
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 870.

Charles SPENCER1

(1854 - )
Father*Thomas SPENCER1 b. 1828, d. 1894
Mother*Elizabeth BERRIDGE1 b. 1826, d. 1890
Charles SPENCER (1854-1885) Dec 1879
Charles SPENCER was born in Knossington, Leicestershire, on 31 October 1854.2,3 and was baptised on 7 January 1855 in Knossington.4

Lucy SPENCER, Charles SPENCER, George SPENCER, Percy SPENCER and Kate (Kitty) SPENCER arrived at Auckland, on 11 June 1861 in the company of Thomas SPENCER and Elizabeth BERRIDGE.5

He married Isabella SELLARS in Tauranga on 9 December 1879.6,7
Wedding of Charles SPENCER and Isabella SELLARS, Dec 1879

Family

Isabella SELLARS (c 1863 - )
Children

Citations

  1. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI).
  2. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Film 178161.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Oakham, Vol 7a, p214, 4Q1854, mother's maiden name BERRIDGE.
  4. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1656179 item 1 p34.
  5. [S604] Newspaper - New Zealander, issue of 12 Jun 1861, p2, col 6, 'Port of Auckland, Shipping Intelligence.''
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1879/2376.
  7. [S1062] Letter - unknown author to unknown recipient, from Charles to his brother Percy, 12 Dec 1879.
  8. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1881/11098.
  9. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1883/6366.
  10. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1885/1332.

Edmund SPENCER1

(1866 - 1949)
Father*Thomas SPENCER1 b. 1828, d. 1894
Mother*Elizabeth BERRIDGE1 b. 1826, d. 1890
Edmund SPENCER (c1866-1949)
Edmund SPENCER was born at 'Walton' in Howick, Auckland, on 18 February 1866.2

Edmund died in 1949 in New Zealand.1

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1949/24577, aged 83.
  2. [S863] Newspaper - New Zealand Herald, issue of 21 Feb 1866, Vol III, issue 709, p4, col4, Birth.

Ethelberta SPENCER1

(1885 - c 1977)
Father*Charles SPENCER1 b. 1854
Mother*Isabella SELLARS1 b. c 1863
Ethelberta SPENCER was born in New Zealand on 13 January 1885.2

Ethelberta's death was registered circa 1977 in New Zealand.3

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1885/1332.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1885/1332, and Death Reg. No. 1977/47087 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1977/47087, aged 92.

George SPENCER1,2

(1839 - 1906)
Father*Thomas SPENCER1,2 b. 1799, d. 1856
Mother*Catherine HARRISON1,2 b. 1803, d. 1870
George's birth was registered between April 1839 and June 1839 in Leicestershire.1,2 and was baptised on 25 August 1839 in Sapcote.3
The siblings William, Thomas, Harrison, Joshua, Mary, George and Albert were listed in the 1841 census at Knossington village in Knossington, Leicestershire, with their parents, Thomas SPENCER and Catherine HARRISON.1

George died in 1906 in Liverpool, New South Wales.4

Citations

  1. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, ED 16 HO107-590-19 Folio 4 p3.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Oakham, Vol 15, p709, 2Q1839, mother's maiden name HARRISON.
  3. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards.
  4. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 13049/1906.

George SPENCER1

(1859 - )
Father*Thomas SPENCER1 b. 1828, d. 1894
Mother*Elizabeth BERRIDGE1 b. 1826, d. 1890
George SPENCER (1859-??) c1872
He was baptised on 1 March 1859 at Knossington, Leicestershire.1

Lucy SPENCER, Charles SPENCER, George SPENCER, Percy SPENCER and Kate (Kitty) SPENCER arrived at Auckland, on 11 June 1861 in the company of Thomas SPENCER and Elizabeth BERRIDGE.2

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1656179, item 1, p37.
  2. [S604] Newspaper - New Zealander, issue of 12 Jun 1861, p2, col 6, 'Port of Auckland, Shipping Intelligence.''

Harold Percy SPENCER

(1892 - 1964)
Father*Percy SPENCER b. 1860, d. 1944
Mother*Lucy Charlotte NUTTER b. 1866, d. 1948
Harold Percy SPENCER was born in New Zealand on 30 June 1892.1,2

He married Margaret Isabel MORPETH in New Zealand in 1921.3,4

Harold died on 16 December 1964 in New Zealand at age 72.1,5

Family

Margaret Isabel MORPETH (1898 - 1987)
Child
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1892/9387.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, Folio 8658.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1921/5284.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1964/40634, aged 72.

Harrison SPENCER1

(1831 - 1901)
Father*Thomas SPENCER1 b. 1799, d. 1856
Mother*Catherine HARRISON1 b. 1803, d. 1870
Harrison SPENCER was born on 17 October 1831 in Knossington, Leicestershire,1,2 and was baptised on 30 October 1831 in Knossington.1,2
The siblings William, Thomas, Harrison, Joshua, Mary, George and Albert were listed in the 1841 census at Knossington village in Knossington, Leicestershire, with their parents, Thomas SPENCER and Catherine HARRISON.3

He married Marion Emily LYNN in Wandsworth, London, Middlesex, on 3 October 1871.2,4

He was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at 165 Ashley Gardens in St George Hanover Sq, London, Middlesex, with his wife Marion; he was living on his own means.5

Harrison died on 24 June 1901 in St George Hanover Sq, London, Middlesex, at age 69.1,2,6 He was buried on 27 June 1901 at the St Georges, Hanover Sq Cemetery.1

Family

Marion Emily LYNN (1855 - 1906)

Citations

  1. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Ancestral file data researched by Medieval Family unit, LDS family research, submission AF89-100918.
  2. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards.
  3. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, ED 16 HO107-590-19 Folio 4 p3.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Wandsworth, vol 1d, p959.
  5. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 31 RG13-96 Folio 26 p43.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of St George Hanover Sq, vol 1a, p308, 2Q1901, aged 69.