Bessie Rebie SHROFF1

(1926 - 2017)
Father*Frederick Clarke SHROFF1 b. 1902, d. 1985
Mother*Gertrude Mary (Truda) MOLONY1 b. 1903, d. 1980
Bessie Rebie SHROFF was born on 16 December 1926 in Te Puke, Bay of Plenty.2,1,3

She married Colin Trevor STEWART in Tauranga on 28 August 1948.2,1,4

She was widowed at age 38 on the death of her husband Colin on 26 January 1965.2,1

Bessie's second marriage was to Ronald BETTJEMAN on 21 June 1969 in Tauranga.2,1

She was widowed at age 89 on the death of her husband on 20 November 2016.5,6,7

Bessie died on 23 September 2017 at Devonport Palms Home in Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, at age 90.8,9

Family 1

Colin Trevor STEWART (1925 - 1965)

Family 2

Ronald BETTJEMAN (1926 - 2016)
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/, Death Reg. No. 2017/26629 gives this birthdate.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 11635.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2016/31046.
  6. [S1131] MemoryTree NZ, at http://www.amemorytree.co.nz/index.php
  7. [S863] Newspaper - New Zealand Herald, issue of 22 Nov 2016, Deaths.
  8. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2017/26629.
  9. [S863] Newspaper - New Zealand Herald, issue of 25 Sep 2015, Deaths.

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

He married Margaret Ellen COPSEY at St. Pauls, Symonds St in Auckland on 24 April 1937.2,1,4

Claude died in 1968 in Auckland.2,1,5

Family

Margaret Ellen COPSEY (1908 - 1991)
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. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 4178.
  5. [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
Mother*Margaret Ellen COPSEY1 b. 1908, d. 1991
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
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. [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

He was widowed on the death of his wife Gertrude in 1980.6

Frederick died on 12 March 1985 in Tauranga at age 82.2,1,7

Family

Gertrude Mary (Truda) MOLONY (1903 - 1980)
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, 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. 1980/52649.
  7. [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 was widowed on the death of his wife Bessie on 12 June 1939.2,1,6

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.2,1,7

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. 1939/26612, aged 73.
  7. [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.

Ellen Jemima Gray SIMON1

(1845 - 1921)
Ellen Jemima Gray SIMON was born on 2 September 1845 in St Peter Port, Guernsey, Channel Islands.1

She married Albert SPENCER, son of Thomas SPENCER and Catherine HARRISON, at St Lukes in Jersey, Channel Islands, on 16 October 1869.1

She was widowed at age 68 on the death of her husband Albert on 28 December 1913.1,2

Ellen died on 7 October 1921 in Bristol, Bristol, at age 76.1

Family

Albert SPENCER (1840 - 1913)

Citations

  1. [S500] Email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall, email - Lucy (Ardrey) Marshall to D Ferguson, 1992 onwards.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Christchurch, vol 2b, p824.