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Mary HINDMARSH, granddaughter of Sir John Hindmarsh, 1st governor of South Australia, buried Woodville NZ

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Mary Susan Hindmarsh was a daughter of John Hindmarsh & Mary Long

She was born in Adelaide in 1862
- a brother of hers was Alfred Humphrey Hindmarsh, Lawyer, trade unionist and politician of New Zealand. He was educated at St Peter's College, Adelaide, and trained as a lawyer in a Dunedin law firm.
In 1891 he was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of New Zealand in Christchurch. Shortly afterwards he moved to Wellington where, on 3 October 1892, he married Winifred Taylor.
He was active in the Wellington labour movement, foundation president of the Workers' Educational Association, secretary of the Wellington Socialist Education League, president of the Wellington branch of the Federated Seamen's Union.


Mary's grandfather, Sir John Hindmarsh, was born in Kent in 1785. He sailed in the "Buffalo" with his family in 1836 and within a few days began the survey of Adelaide. became the first governor of South Australia.
He was knighted in August 1851 and promoted rear admiral.
he moved to London where he died on 29 July 1860.
A son, John Hindmarsh junior, left the Royal Naval College to go to Adelaide with his parents, returned to England with his mother in 1841 but did not rejoin the navy. Instead he entered the Middle Temple and became a barrister. He returned to South Australia in 1855 and later moved to Napier, New Zealand, where he died in 1903.
A daughter, Susan Hindmarsh became the second wife of Captain John Ellis, a wealthy South Australian pastoralist,


Mary HINDMARSH married Samuel BOLTON (possibly in Napier) when she was 19 and he was 24

They had 11 (known) children;

1/
1882 - 1945 Agnes Mary Hindmarsh Bolton
- born in Napier
- married Albert Beetham (1871-1962) in 1904
- both buried in Archer St, Masterton

2/
1883 - 1962 Felix Stuart Hindmarsh Bolton
- born in Napier
- married Eileen Margaret Shute in 1920
- she was a daughter of Deane Oxford Shute & Charlotte Frederica Georgina Sweney
- 2 known sibling of Eileen were, Rona Irene & Berthon Deane

3/
1885 - 1960 Frances Emma Hindmarsh Bolton
- born in Napier
- married Wilfred Turner in 1908
- he was a son of Edward Turner & Minnie Charlotte Skerman

4/
1887 - 1964 Muriel Edith Hindmarsh Bolton
- born in Napier
- married Harold Richmond Wardell Beetham 1911
- he was born in Hastings 1885
- he attended WANGANUI COLLEGIATE SCHOOL 1900-1904
- he was a farmer
- he was living a 31 Manuka S Masterton
- his parents were Norman Beetham & Alice Mary Wardell
- his brother Norman married Muriel`s sister Ethel
- he died in 1964 and was cremated at Kelvin Grove
- Muriel died 25-8-1964 (4 months before Harold)
- she too was living in Manuka St and was cremated at Palmerston North

5/
1889 - 1971 Ethel Sophia Hindmarsh Bolton
- born in Napier
- married Norman Trevor Beaumont Wardell Beetham in 1912
- he was born in Hastings 1882
- his parents were Norman Beetham & Alice Mary Wardell
- his brother Harold married Ethel`s sister Muriel
- he attended WANGANUI COLLEGIATE SCHOOL 1896 - 1901 (as did other brothers)
- he was a farmer
- he was living at 118 Essex St Masterton
- he died in Masterton Hospital
- he was cremated at Kelvin Grove
- Ethel died 3 years later. She was living at 1A Coddington Cres, Masterton
- she was cremated at Kelvin Grove

6/
1890 - 1942 Joseph Cheney Hindmarsh Bolton
- born in Hawkes Bay
- married Jessie Lockett Abercrombie 1914
- married Marian Isabella Snodgrass 1927
- Marian was a daughter of John Snodgrass & Emmeline Clayton
- 4 known siblings of Marian were, Violet Graham, Olive Newton, Emmeline Clayton & Nancy Clayton
- Joseph is buried at Old Gorge Cemetery Woodville

7/
1892 - ? Marie Louise Hindmarsh Bolton
- birth registered in Christchurch

8/
1894 - 1969 Kathleen Maud Hindmarsh Bolton
- married Noel Gordon Grant 1924
- he was a son of John Grant & Charlotte Elizabeth Marryatt
- 7 known siblings of John were: Mabel Stuart, Dorothy Charlotte, Marjorie Gertrude Mary, Desmond Arthur, Gladys Florence Nevill, Milton Reid & Edward Marryatt

9/
1895 - 1937 Beatrice Helena Hindmarsh Bolton
- married Oscar Herbert Druce 1916
- he was a son of Godfrey Francis Druce & Ella Beatrice Eaton
- Beatrice/Beatrix and Oscar are buried together in th Old Gorge Cemetery Woodville

10/
1898 - ? Margaret Gwendoline Hindmarsh Bolton
- married Duncan Carr MacPhail 1920
- they may have moved overseas

11/
1900 - 1975 Eileen Sylvia Bolton
- married Harry Chrystie Wells 1921
- he was a son of Elisha Andrew Wells & Alice Elizabeth Morris
- 3 known siblings of Harry were: Alice Mary, Catherine Jane & Elisah John

Mary (nee HINDMARSH) died 12-11-1927 aged 75 in Woodville
- she is buried in Plot 22 - Block 20 of the Old Gorge Cemetery

Her husband Samuel BOLTON died 20-8-1933
- he is buried in Plot 21 - Block 20 of the Old Gorge Cemetery

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