FIRTH & WILLIAMS - early settlers of Waipawa, New Zealand
Elizabeth Firth (1858-1940) was the daughter of Abraham Firth (1816-1898) and Sarah Thompson (1823-1865), very early settlers of Waipawa, New Zealand. If you recognise these people as ancestors you will find a lot more information and old photos on this page of this site:
It is a very big site with a great deal of interesting data on Waipawa and the early families like, Wooster, Donghi, Edwards, Beale, Burdett, Standley, Bibby, and the Parkhurst Boys
Elizabeth Firth married Frederick Williams (1853-1939) in 1877.
They had Abraham Firth Williams (1858-1940)
- Elizabeth and Frederick are buried in Hastings.
Abraham Firth Williams married Jessie Rachel Palmer (1889-1964) in 1913.
- Abraham and Jessie are buried in the
Old Gorge Cemetery, Woodville.
Abraham on 28-11-1964 PLOT 87, BLOCK 22
Jessie on 30-8-1968 PLOT 88, BLOCK 22
Other Williams that are buried in the Old Gorge Cemetery are:
Anne Isabella Williams - 15-6-1958 PLOT 41E, BLOCK 23
Walter Valentine Williams - 5-12-1955 PLOT 41D, BLOCK 23
Eliza Maud Williams - 21-3-1930 PLOT 48, BLOCK 16
Mary Williams, 2 days, 21-10-1929 PLOT 49, BLOCK 16
Henry Williams - 15-12-1889 PLOT 85, BLOCK 13
Lawrence Williams - 7-7-1945 PLOT 30C, BLOCK 14
Susan William - unknown date PLOT 39, BLOCK 21