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Journal by W.toohey

I am researching both of the above as part of the toohey family tree. Albert Neno married mary Foxcroft and left his son AH Neno with Mrs Foxcroft when he went to WW1. It has been said that Mary died giving birth to AH (albert Hugh) but this has not been confirmed. he was a plumer. David Roy and Harry neno - are they his sons from a 2nd marriage?

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on 2012-12-08 01:43:54

I am researchng thefollowing family trees: Toohey/thin/Stirling/Crozier and related families

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by ngairedith on 2012-12-08 02:12:18

hi there,
I know someone will come ask you where (in the world) these people were from so will add this here to be of help

24 February 1913
NENO-FOXCROFT - A pretty wedding was solemnised at the Methodist Church on Wednesday afternoon when Mr Albert Neno of Taneatua, and formerly of Wellington, was united in matrimony to Miss Mary Foxcroft, eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs Foxcroft, of 'Sunnyside', Tauranga.
The ceremony was performed by the Rev M. Ayrton. The bride, who was given away by her father, was charmingly attired in a creme ninon dress, trimmed with cord and silk lace. Miss A. Foxcroft attended her sister as bridesmaid, and wore a pretty striped voile dress. Mr Hugh Foxcroft acted as best man.
After the ceremony a reception was held at "Sunnyside" the residence of the bride's parents, where a number of friends assembled, and honoured the customary toasts.
Mr and Mrs Neno subsequently left for the Coast by the s.s. Ngatiawa, and will make their future home at Taneatua.
The newly wedded pair were the recipients of numerous presents from friends in Tauranga, Taneatua, and various parts of the North Island, testifying to the popularity in which they are held by a large circle of aquaintances

by ngairedith on 2012-12-08 02:22:30

* Albert Hugh Neno was born 16 August 1914

* Mary Elizabeth Neno died Christmas day 1914 aged 38
26 December 1814
We regret to record the death of Mrs Neno, wife of Mr A. Neno, of Taneatua, which occurred at the Tauranga Hospital yesterday morning at the age of thirty-eight years. Deceased had been in ill-health for the last twelve months and despite every care and attention passed away as above stated. The late Mrs Neno was the eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs W. Foxcroft of this town, and leaves a little son. The interment will take place at the new cemetery tomorrow afternoon at 2.30

by ngairedith on 2012-12-08 02:23:11

sorry, of course that should read 1914

by ngairedith on 2012-12-08 02:43:16

Albert Neno embarked from Wellington on 9 Oct 1915 as Trooper 13/2355 with the Auckland Mounted Rifles, 7th Reinforcements. He enlisted from Taneatua and listed his 14 month old son, Albert Hugh Neno as his next of kin, c/o Mrs Foxcroft, Spring Street, Tauranga

Albert Neno next married Esther COVENTRY (1889-1958) on 8 January 1917
- Esther was the 11th of 12 children of John Francis & Alice Elizabeth COVENTRY originally from Tasmania

Esther is buried in Mangere, Auckland
Albert Hugh is buried in Tauranga

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