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Charles AVERY 1851-1917 TAITA, Lower Hutt

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Charles Avery was 1 if 17 children of George AVERY and Charlotte TANDY who arrived in New Zealand on the BOLTON in 1840


Charles Avery, married Jane HIRST, the daughter of Sidney Hirst - pioneer of Taita and builder of the historics church, Christ Church Taita
- Charles & Jane had 10 known children
- please go to link above to see and perhaps help with further info

Charles' brother Stephen also married a Jane Hirst
- she was a daughter of the above Sidney Hirst's son William.

Surnames: AVERY HIRST TANDY
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on 2008-11-07 16:50:39

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by beeston01 on 2011-06-26 04:30:32

Hi, I have quite an extensive list of AVERY and HIRST names in my database. My mother was a HIRST and I have several original photos of both lines. The Avery side of the Hirst family go back to about late 1800's. My grandfather Albert Edwin HIRST married Grace Antonia HARRIS and it it is this side of my family tree that I have the most information on. Sidney Hirst is a direct ancestor of mine. WARNING, I have a LOT of info on this line. Just let me know what you need to fill in your gaps and can you tell me if you have any direct links to these two families?

by beeston01 on 2011-06-26 04:47:35

I have Alice Avery b 1878, Annie Avery b 1880 d 1965, Amelia Avery no issue, Norman Leslie Avery b circa 1886 d 1919, Winifred Avery 1899.
Norman married a Hilda B Moore no issue in 1911. I have a photo of Alice and perhaps other Avery photos in my database.

by becairns on 2011-07-02 17:11:37

Hello. I am a direct decendant of Thomas and Elizabeh(Dapson)AVERY. They arrived in NZ on the 'Bolton' in 1840 with a family of eight children and settled in Taita. Their son George (m.Charlotte Tandy) was my gg grandfather. The eldest of his seventeen children was Elizabeth my great grandmother. Two of her brothers married HIRSTS. Charles AVERY(b.1851)married Jane HIRST. Stephen AVERY(b.1864) married Jane HIRST. Stephens wife,Jane,was the daughter of Charles wife's brother.

by beeston01 on 2011-08-08 19:20:41

Hello, my connection is is via the HIRST family. My g father Albert Edwin HIRST b 1903 d 1979
his parents Thomas HIRST b 1846 d 1929 and Sophia Schmidt b 1860 d 1953
Thomas parents Sidney Hirst b 1816 d 1861 and Mary Sykes b 1816 d 1883
Looks like we have a connection
Cheers Rob Beeston

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