England-->New Zealand: PETCH and HUGHES family
Frank PETCH (AFN: 56HL-34) born 9 Dec 1873 South Killingholme, Lincolnshire, England, died 20 Dec 1965 Public Hospital, Mt Maunganui, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.
More about Frank PETCH:-
He was the 7th of 9 children.
Parents names: Charles PETCH born Jun 1826 Killingholme, Lincolnshire, England, died 31 Jan 1880 New Plymouth Hospital, New Zealand (AFN: 56HK-VX)* and Mary Anna SALVIDGE (AFN: 56HK-W4) born 24 May 1835 Ulceby, Lincolnshire, England, died 14 Jul 1919 Stanley Road, Wharehuia,Taranaki, New Zealand.
Frank PETCH married 16 Dec 1897 Te Henui Church, New Plymouth, New Zealand, Ada Emma Jane HUGHES born 10 Dec 1878 Fitzroy, New Plymouth, New Zealand. Ada was the daughter of Stephen HUGHES 1838-1888 of Molash, Kent, England and Eliza CHEESEMAN born 1842/1844 Boughton under Blean, Kent, England died 1923 New Zealand.
Frank & Ada PETCH had two children:-
1.Lewis George PETCH born 28 Oct 1898 Waipawa, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand, died 16 Oct 1966 Hobsonville, Auckland, New Zealand.
Married Edith Maude JENKINSON born 10 Dec 1902 Auckland, New Zealand, died 16 Aug 1973 Auckland, New Zealand. They have 8 children.
2.Oswald Herbert PETCH 2 Aug 1900 New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, died 12 Feb 1978 Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.
Married (1) Margaret Queenie Christina WELLS born before 1899 Waimate Plains, Taranaki, New Zealand, died 8 Nov 1978 New Zealand. The couple have 5 children.
Married 1931 New Zealand (2) Ida Maude VINCENT born 21 Jun 1907, died 5 Apr 1988 Mt Maunganui, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. The couple have 8 children.
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