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Henry GROOBY + Eliza Beatrice REMNANT - Motueka

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Henry GROOBY (1855-1932)
born 11 May 1857 in Pangatotara, Motueka to:
George GROOBY (1826-1912) & Elizabeth INWOOD (1832-1868)

HENRY married in Motueka on 18 December 1883 to:
Eliza Beatrice REMNANT (1864-1955)

they had 9 CHILDREN (born in Motueka & districts)
... 1
1885 - 1964 Bernard Roy Grooby
BERNARD served in WWI as Rifleman 42801 with the New Zealand Rifle Brigade, Reinforcements G Company. He embarked from Wellington 5 April 1917. His next of kin was his father at Ngatimote, Motueka
BERNARD married Eileen Sarah FOSS (nee ROYAL 1889-1970) in 1921
- Eileen first married Thomas George Foss in 1911
BERNARD ROY Grooby died 10 October 1964 aged 79 in Lower Hutt
EILEEN SARAH Grooby died 1970 in Christchurch aged 81


... 2
1886 - 1923 Clarence Lindon Grooby
CLARENCE married Cecilia Frances McNAUGHTON (1892-1952) 6 April 1916
CLARENCE served in WWI as Sergeant 10340 with the NZEF, 12th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Battalion, J Company. He embarked from Wellington 6 May 1916. His next of kin (at time of enlistment) was his mother, in Ngatimoti, Nelson
their known children:
* 1919 - 2000 Norma Jean Grooby (+Ernest Patrick Anthony Walsh)
* ? - ? Cecillia Beatrice Grooby
CLARENCE LINDON Grooby died 27 Dec 1923 aged 37 of TB contracted during war
- he is buried Plot 28K, Soldiers section at Karori cemetery, Wellington
CECILIA FRANCES (Grooby?) died 4 March 1952 aged 59 in Auckland


... 3
1888 - 1950 Ida Mabel Grooby
IDA married Edward LOCKYER (1883-1957) in 1909
their known children:
* 1914 - 1987 Edward Wilfred Lockyer (+Hannah Buckley)
* 1920 - 1987 Alan Henry Petherbridge Lockyer (+Aimee Cynthia Pattie)
* 1925 - 2002 John Clarence Lockyer (+Evelyn Rachel Wylie 1927-2012)
IDA MABEL Lockyer died 3 May 1950 in Tauranga aged 62
EDWARD Lockyer died 13 Sep 1957 in Tauranga aged 73


... 4
1890 - 1950 Rita Isabora Grooby
RITA ISADORA Grooby died 3 May 1950 in Bay of Islands aged 60


... 5
1892 - 1941 Leila Madeline Grooby
LEILA married Robert Eric STOKELL (1904-1986) 27 May 1940
LEILA MADELINE Stokell died 22 July 1941 aged 49


... 6
1894 - 1958 Ashley Stanhope Brooby
ASHLEY served in WWI as Private 29236 with the NZEF, 19th Reinforcements Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company. He embarked from Wellington 15 Nov 1916. His next of kin was his father at Ngatimote, Nelson. Ashley stayed in UK after the war
ASHLEY died 8 July 1958 aged 63 in England


... 7
1899 - 1979 Beatrice Eileen Grooby
BEATRICE married Alexander Augustine Dominico MONIGATTI (1899-1949) in 1921
BEATRICE remarried to Ernest Edward SHARP (1905-1992)


... 8
1903 - 1981 Dorothy Nora Grooby
DOROTHY married Francis Loy HILL (1900-1972) 23 April 1922


... 9
1906 - 1982 Harry Ellis Grooby
HARRY married Winifred Ivy WINTER (1899-1983) in 1931
- daughter of George WINTER (1867-1930) & Charlotte BROCK (1872-1960)
their known children:
* 1922 - 1988 Veronica Ethel Hill (+Ivan Hamilton Blick)
* 1926 - 2008 Hubert William Hill (+Noeline Ruth Tucker)
* 1930 - 1974 Lyndon George Hill (+Jean Margaret Tapp)
* ? -? Kay Frances Hill (+Gary Norman Francis)


Henry 'Harry' GROOBY died 8 Oct 1932 in Nelson aged 75
ELIZA BEATRICE Grooby died 1 Sep 1955 in Renwick aged 91
- they are buried in Wakapuaka cemetery

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on 2012-07-15 08:34:08

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by contessagrooby on 2014-03-05 23:16:59

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