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Hamilton James WILEY of Orange County, New York + Jane Freeman GAUSDEN - Carterton New Zealand

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Hamilton James WILEY was born in 1806 in Newburgh, Orange, a city located in Orange County, New York, 60 miles (97 km) north of New York City, and 90 miles (140 km) south of Albany, on the Hudson River.
It was a village in 1800 and reached city statis in 1865

He left America to exlore the South Pacific in a whaling boat and at some stage he arrived in New Zealand.
He had a common law marriage With a maori woman and they had several children (not yet found)

He married Jane Freeman GAUSDEN Jane in 1849 in Ohariu Valley, Wellington, after the birth of 3 children
Jane was born in 1820 in Brighton, Sussex, England. She married Hamilton when she was 29 and he was 43.
They had 11 (known) children around the Hutt Valley

Jane died in 1887 aged 55 in Carterton, Wairarapa and is buried in the Clareville cemetery
Hamilton is said to have died in Carterton but his burial is not found. It has also been said that he returned to America

Their 11 children were:
1843-1845 John Freeman iley
- John died aged 22 months as a result of drowning

1845-1917 Hamilton James Wiley
- he had a relationship with Charlotte Jane FAWCETT
- he married Elizabeth Kathleen VEENMAN and they had 12 children
- they moved to Utah America - he died aged 72 and is buried in Logan, Cache, Utah

1847-1903 Charles Richard iley
- he married Priscilla FAWCETT, a sister of his brother's partner Charlotte Jane Gawcett
- he married Alice Lillian MOORE
- he died aged 55 in Hawera, buried NE Plymouth

1850-1918 illiam Martin iley
- he married Damarus Owen WAKELIN
- they had 8 children (some in Woodville)
- he died aged 68 in Kawhia, Waikato

1852-1921 Luther Gausden (Gordon) Wiley
- he married Clara FAWCETT sister of his 2 brothers wives
- they had 12 children
- he died aged 69 in Kawhia

1854-1927 David Thomas Wiley
- he married Margaret COLLINS
- they had 13 children, some in Hastwell which is 36km north of Masterton, Wairarapa. Some in Carterton which is 15km SW of Masterton and others in Taranaki
- he died aged 72 in New Plymouth, buried Te Henui

1856-1871 Cornelius John Wiley
- he died aged 14

1858-1863 Amelia Jennette Wiley
- she was accidently shot at the age of 4 when her brothers were cleaning their rifles

186-1919 Albert Alonzo Wiley
- he married Ann Christine JOHNSON
- he died aged 58

1863-1957 Robert Maxwell Wiley
- he married Caroline Nilsdotter NILSSON in 1889 in Carterton
- They had 10 (known) children
At some stage they, Robert and Caroline, (not known how many children also went, moved to Canada with the Mormon Faith
9th February 1886 became an Elder of the Church
26th May 1920 emigrated to Utah
4th July 1920 Patriarchal Blessing by Joseph Erribell
9th February 1921 he was Endowed at the Logan Temple and Sealed to Spouse
23rd August 1931 he was made a High Priest by Apostle Lyman
Caroline died in 1943 and Robert remarried to Elizabeth BROWN 18 months later, he was then aged 81 and Elizabeth was 71
- he died aged 94 in Cardston Hospital- 230km S of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

1866-1866 Naomi Wiley
- Naomi was born still

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on 2010-06-14 18:36:49


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