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David Wassell PEMBERTON & Jessie Mary SMITH - Waikouaiti & Wellington

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David Wassell PEMBERTON (1872-1925)
- was born 31 Oct 1872 in Waikouaiti, Otago
- 10th of 13 children of Ishmael PEMBERTON (1832-1896) & Sarah Ann JEVONS (1833-1902) of Coseley, Staffordshire via Shepparton, Victoria, Australia

David married in Knox Church Dunedin on 3 April 1893 to:
Jessie Mary SMITH (1873-1948)
- Jessie was born 3 May 1873 in Waikouaiti, Otago
- daughter of John SMITH & Jane FINNIE
David was 20 and Jessie was 19

David worked for the Railways and from Feb 1906 to prior to going to Wellington before 1912, he was the stationmaster at Waikouaiti

DAVID & JESSIE had at least 9 CHILDREN

... 1
1894 - 1983 Jane Sarah Ann Pemberton

- somewhere along the way her named changed to Jean Mackie Pemberton??
- Jean married Ernest John O'BRIEN (1898-1960) in 1921
JEAN died 9 January 1983 in Wanganui aged 88


... 2
1895 - 1911 Leslie David Pemberton

- born 18 September 1895 in Dunedin
LESLIE died 18 February 1911 aged 15
on 18 Feb 1911 at the Wellington Hospital, Leslie David, eldest son of David and Jessie Pemberton, of Karepa-street, Brooklyn, age 15 years. Southland papers please copy
- he is buried Plot 153M, PUBLIC2 at Karori cemetery


... 3
1897 - 1978 Jessie Gladys Pemberton

- born 9 November 1897 in Dunedin
- best friend of FLORA McMURTIE (aka Flora McLean)
- Jessie married? Alfred Rowen PAYNE (1889-1962) & had 2 children
- Alfred had first married Ellen/Helen 'Nellie' TELFER & had 5 children. They lived at 5 Wilson street, Newtown, Wellington and later at 33 Handyside street, Linden, Tawa (near Porirua) where Nellie died
NELLIE died 13 March 1961 aged 73
- she is buried Plot 538 K, PUBLIC2 at Karori cemetery
ALFRED died 3 Sep 1962 aged 73
on 31 August 1962 at Wellington Public Hospital, Alfred Rowen, loved husband of Jessie Payne, 7 Cuba St., Petone. At rest. A Service will be held at our Chapel, King's Cres., Lower Hutt, on Monday, Sept. 3, 1962, at 1.30pm, and thereafter at the Taita Rimu St., Lawn Cemetery. J. R. Croft, Ltd
JESSIE died 1 August 1978 in Lower Hutt age 80
- they are buried Block 3 Row D Plot 38 at Taita Lawn cemetery


... 4
1899 - 1956 Margaret Williamina 'Reta' Pemberton

- born 15 November 1899 in Stirling, Otago
- Margaret married Thomas Wilson WALKER (1895-1963) in 1921
- Thomas was born in Invercargill to Robert WALKER & Elizabeth CRAPPER
MARGARET died 13 June 1956 in Waipukurau, Hawkes Bay aged 56
THOMAS died 10 July 1963 in Waipukurau aged 67


... 5
1901 - 1996 Vera Constance Pemberton

- born 16 August 1901 in Tapanui, Otago
- Vera married Clarence George BIRD (1889-1948) in 1926
- she married Arthur BEERE
VERA died 2 August 1996 in Paraparaumu aged 2 weeks from 95


... 6
1903 - 1975 William Allen Pemberton

- born 11 Nov 1903 in Tapanui, Otago, a twin with Elsie
- William married Jessie Lavinia NORRIS (1906-1973) in 1926
- a daughter of William John NORRIS & Jessie Eliza CORNWALL (nee OVEREND)
JESSIE died 19 August 1873 aged 67
WILLIAM died 24 May 1975 aged 71
- they are buried Block 2 Row K Plot 37 at Taita Lawn cemetery, Lower Hutt


... 7
1903 - 1998 Elsie Struan Pemberton

- born 11 Nov 1903 in Tapanui, Otago, a twin with William
- Elsie married John William Frank 'Jack' JOPSON (1903-1994) in 1924
- they had 4 children
- Elsie next married William Frederick Trevor TAINE (1898-1979)
- son of Charles Frederick TAINE (1852-1949) & Alice Maria BURGESS (1863-1954)
- his siblings were:
* 1897-1980 Neville Colquhoun Taine
* 1906-1909 Ivon de Oliveira Taine
ELSIE died 7 May 1998 in Tauranga aged 94


... 8
1907 - Irene Rhoda May Pemberton

- born 19 August 1907 in Dunedin
- Irene married Ernest Percival DURIE (1906-1943) in 1927
- 5th of 5 children (and only son) of William James Alexander DURIE & Mary Annie McPHERSON (1868-1928)
- Irene next married Arthur Thomas HALEY (1905-1975)
- 3rd of 5 sons of Robert HALEY & Amy NICHOLLS
IRENE died 20 July 2001 in Lower Hutt aged 93


... 9
1912 - 2008 Edna Grace Pemberton

- born 11 December 1912 in Wellington
- Edna married Norman Reginald BOWATER (1909-1981)
- son of Ernest Albert BOWATER & Kate STEPHENS
EDNA died 16 August 2008 possibly in Cambridge, Waikato


DAVID WASSELL PEMBERTON died 27 July 1925 aged 52
- he is buried Plot 422 W, PUBLIC2 at Karori cemetery, Wellington

Jessie Mary Pemberton remarried in 1930 to John CLARK
- she died 17 Oct 1948 in Petone, Wellington aged 75


NOTES
11 July 1863 - OTAGO WITNESS
... If this should meet the eye of Samuel Pemberton, formerly of Taradale, Victoria, his brother Ishmael will be glad to hear from him. Address Ishmael Pemberton, Waikouaiti Post Office, Hawkesbury. Any informaiton concerning the above will oblige. Last heard of at Fox's Rush, Dunstan
- Ishamel was the ranger with the Hawkesbury Road Board
The Pemberton buried at Taradale cemetery, Victoria (no ages or dates):
Lucy Ann, Olive Lucy, Rachael, Samuel, Sarah & William


3 December 1896 - OTAGO WITNESS
... The following are the Hospital returns for the past week:-
Patients remaining from the previous week - 80
Patients admitted during the past week - 21
Patients discharge for the same period - 12
Ishmael Pemberton died during the past week and the parients remaining number 88

3 September 1902 - OTAGO WITNESS
... at Rothesay, Sarah Ann, relict of the late Ishmael Pemberton, of Waikouaiti; aged 69 years. "At Rest"

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