I am beginning to research my fathers family history and looking for information on an Amelia Violet Jackson born in NZ in 1903. She married a Michael Henry O'Leary in 1926 in Timaru and they went on to have 9 children incl my father Robert Henry in 193 :: FamilyTreeCircles.com Genealogy
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I am beginning to research my fathers family history and looking for information on an Amelia Violet Jackson born in NZ in 1903. She married a Michael Henry O'Leary in 1926 in Timaru and they went on to have 9 children incl my father Robert Henry in 193

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Would like to know where Amelia was born (it may have been the West Coast of NZ) and how many children she and Michael had and their birth dates and names - There was a Violet and a Peter maybe a Michael.

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by Kate16 on 2016-04-28 10:06:43

Name: Amelia Violet Jackson
Birth Date: Oct-Nov-Dec 1903
Registration Place: Lyttelton, New Zealand
Folio Number: 4895

or

Name: Amelia Jackson
Birth Date: Oct-Nov-Dec 1903
Registration Place: Wellington, New Zealand
Folio Number: 4569
from ~
New Zealand Birth Index ... data retrieved from Ancestry.com website.

Also ...

Timaru - Headstones Vol. 1

no. 1697. Amelia Violet O’Leary died Sept. 1st, 1956, aged 53
Also, Baby Michael died Feb. 15, 1939 aged 11 days and
Michael Henry O’Leary 27056 - 8th Reinforcements N.Z. Rifle Brigade 1st NZEF husband of above died Sept. 28th, 1961 aged 69 RIP (McBride)

Burial Place: South Canterbury
Cemetery: Timaru

from:
Original data: New Zealand Cemetery Records. New Zealand Society of Genealogists Incorporated (retrieved from Ancestry.com)

I transcribed the headstones section above so hopefully I made no mistakes.

by Crawford on 2016-04-28 20:42:51

Hi there,
From NZ BDM
Amelia Violet Jackson - DoB 21.09.1903.
Her mother was Kate, and her father, Richard Henry Jackson.

1903/12366 Jackson Amelia Violet Kate Richard Henry

by Crawford on 2016-04-28 22:47:00

Hello again,
Here is the link to Michael Henry O'Leary's will and probate.
It shows the names of some (?)of his children.

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-893X-XHK5?mode=g&i=24&wc=Q8C5-DVT%3A1045251701%2C1046031801%3Fcc%3D1865481&cc=1865481

by Millray on 2018-11-28 23:39:25

Hi, I am the youngest son of Micheal and Amelia O'Leary, my name is Raymond John O'Leary and I was born in Timaru public hospital on the 02nd of May 1945.
Robert Henry O'Leary was my elder brother, he married a women I think her name was Shirley and they had 3 daughters from my memory.
If you are one of those daughters I would like to make contact.

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