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Raymond Thomas Blundell MARSHALL age 5 weeks

Journal by ngairedith

Raymond Thomas Blundell Marshall
was born in 1874 to John Taylor MARSHALL & Amelia Caroline BLUNDELL
Wellington Independent, 18 April 1873 on the 16th April, at St Peter's Church, Wellington, N.Z., by the Ven Archdeacon Stock, John Taylor Marshall, late Queen's Bays, to Amelia Caroline, youngest daughter of Henry Blundell, Esq.

- the children of JOHN & AMELIA were:
... 1
1874 - 1874 Raymond Thomas Blundell Marshall
- Raymond was born 14 January 1874
RAYMOND died 23 February 1874 aged 5 weeks
- he is buried plot 4805 at Bolton street cemetery, Wellington

... 2
1875 - 1935 Henry Taylor Marshall
- Henry was an Insurance Assessor
- he married Ellen Constance BRIGGS (1879-1913) in 1902
- daughter of Charles Austin BRIGGS & Ellen Elizabeth LASH
- her brother Austin married Henry's sister Minnie
ELLEN died 11 June 1913 aged 34
- she is buried plot 202 Z, CH ENG at Karori
- he next married Amy Grace BROADBENT (1877-1958) in 1915
- 4th of 8 children of Joseph Snowden BROADBENT & Agnes Cross SNODGRASS
AMY died 16 June 1958 aged 80
- her ashes are buried plot 2 DIV G1, SOLD NICHE at Karori
HENRY died 9 November 1935 aged 60
- he is buried Plot 1 II, SOLDIERS at Karori cemetery

... 3
1877 - 1966 Georgina Marshall
- Georgina married Frederick James WOOD (1873-1963) in 1901 in NZ
- son of Robert Haswell WOOD & his first wife Margaret Amelia TRIBE
- they moved to Perth, West Australia
FREDERICK died 9 October 1963 in Perth aged 90
GEORGINA died 5 March 1966 aged 89
- her last address was Applecross, Perth
- their ashes were scattered over Karrakatta Garden

... 4
1879 - 1948 Ellen Letitia Marshall
- Ellen married Walter Edward RAWSON (1870-1933) in 1902
- a son of Thomas Edward RAWSON & Sarah KING
- Walter was a Judge of the Native Land Court
WALTER died 17 July 1933 aged 62
ELLEN died 22 March 1948 aged 68
- they are buried plot 424 L, CH ENG2 at Karori

... 5
1881 - 1962 Violet Amy Marshall
- Violet married Harvey 'Harry' Richardson THOMAS (1878-1947) in 1905
HARVEY died 9 February 1947 aged 69
VIOLET died 26 November 1962 aged 81
- they were cremated at Karori

... 6
1884 - 1964 Minnie Mary Marshall
- Minnie married Austin Dession BRIGGS (1885-1962) in 1911
- son of Charles Austin BRIGGS & Ellen Elizabeth LASH
- his sister Ellen married Minnie's brother Henry
- a son, Charles Austin Briggs, served in WWII as Gunner with the New Zealand Artillery, 6th Field Regiment. He was killed in action 29 June 1942 in the Western Desert aged 24. He is buried VIII. H. 2. at El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
AUSTIN died 29 March 1962 aged 77
MINNIE died 7 May 1964 aged 79
- their ashes buried plot 244 Z, CH ENG at Karori

... 7
1886 - 1949 Ivy Marshall
- Ivy married Stanley John Wootton GILL (1877-1952) in 1908
- lived in Masterton for a time
IVY died 4 June 1949 aged 64
STANLEY died 15 March 1852 aged 75
- they were cremated at Karori

Evening Post, 12 April 1923
... MARSHALL - On the 12th April 1923, at Victoria Hospital, Wellington, Captain John Taylor, son of the late Captain James Marshall, Inniskilling Dragoons, in his 82nd year

Evening Post, 12 April 1923
... Captain John Taylor Marshall, late of the 2nd Dragoon Guards, with which regiment he served in India, died in Wellington this morning. He was a son of Captain James Marshall, of the Inniskilling Dragoons. Arriving in New Zealand in 1865, he joined the Armed Constabulary, and later commanded the Nelson Military District. Subsequently he saw service in the South African War. He leaves one son and five daughters - Mr H. T. Marshall, Mrs W. E. Rawson, Mrs H. T. Thomas, and Mrs A. D. Briggs of Wellington; Mrs S. J. Gill, Masterton and Mrs F. Wood, Perth
* he is buried plot 260 G, CH ENG at Karori

Evening Post, 4 December 1926
... MARSHALL - On the 4th December, 1926, at her residence, 64 Upland road, Kelburn, Amelia Caroline, widow of the late Captain J. T. Marshall, and youngest daughter of the late Henry Blundell, senior; aged 74 years. Funeral service at St Michael and All Angels, Kelburn, at 10.30 a.m. Monday, 6th December, thence to Karori Cemetery

Evening Post, 4 December 1926
... A great many friends will hear with much regret of the death of Mrs Marshall, which occurred at her residence, Kelburn, this morning, The late Mrs Marshall was the widow of Captain J. T. Marshall, and youngest daughter of the late
*Mr Henry Blundell, founder of the "Evening Post". She is survived by one brother, Mr Louis Blundell and a family of six, Mrs F. J. Wood (Perth, WA), Mrs W. E. Rawson (Wellington), Mrs H. R. Thomas (Wellington), Mrs A. D. Briggs (Wellington), Mrs S. D. Gill (Masterton) and Mr H. T. Marshall (Wellington)
* she is buried plot 468 H, CH ENG2 at Karori

NOTE *Henry Blundell (Raymond's maternal grandfather), made a trip to Ireland and travelled freely for several years. On 15 June 1878 he died in Sydney, Australia, while on a visit there. His remains were brought to Wellington by steamer and he was buried plot 5208, C of E in Bolton Street cemetery on 2 July 1878

Raymond Thomas Blundell Marshall
plot 4805 at Bolton street cemetery
- buried with Margaret Ann Gilmer (pdf file) (1856-1873) who it seems is not related
photographed 1960s by City Sexton, Percival James Edward Shotter, (1912-1989), prior to its being dismantled to make way for the Wellington motorway

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