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Mary Christina CALVIN + Henry SATHERLEY

Journal by ngairedith

Mary Christina CALVIN was born on 20th December 1863 in Ireland
she emigrated to New Zealand at some stage where she married
Henry "Harry" SATHERLEY of Somersetshire, on 15th August 1889, in Spring Creek. She was his 2nd wife, he had first married Annie HATHAWAY (1863-1887) 30 June 1881. Annie died aged 24 in Blenheim

Henry, or Harry as he was known, was a horse trainer/owner in New Zealand. He was last seen alive on 9 July 1897. This is thought to be his death date. His body was found on 26 Oct 1897 in the Opawa River ... This is referred to as the Satherley Murder and also The Satherley Mystery

Mary & Harry had 3 known children:
* 1890 - 1977 Harriet Alice Satherley
(married Gustave Edwin PEARSON 1907)
* 1892 - 1892 unnamed son Satherly
(born still)
* 1897 - 1936 Clarence Daniel Satherley
(married Mary Margaret DOYLE in 1921)

who murdered HENRY SATHERLEY IN Blenheim 1897
MARY died 61 years after Henry, 22 February 1958 in Foxton, aged 94

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by Legend on 2013-10-29 00:42:18

I was told that a Satherley was murder in Blenheim way back in the late 1800's or early 1900's but he was a Policemen.Don't no about him being a horsetrainer.

by ngairedith on 2013-10-29 00:54:37

Thankyou Legend,
Will look into that and update this if I find anything

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