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ROTHWELL marriages New Zealand - GROOMS 1864 - 1930

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some known ROTHWELL marriages in New Zealand 1864 - 1930


the ROTHWELL BRIDES

the ROTHWELL GROOMS


Albert Rothwell (1880-1965)
- married Mary G. CLOUGH in 1914
- researching the possibility that this was Mary Gwynhilda Clough, daughter of Roger Salusbury Butler CLOUGH who was born in 1846 in Braunston, Northampshire (son of the Rev. Alfred Butler CLOUGH & Sarah LAMB) & Agnes Ellinor GEMMELL who married Roger in Newcastle in June 1876 and were in NZ by 1878 where they had 2 daughters:
1878 - Ellinor Isobel Clough
1879 - Gwynhilda Mary Clough (who may possibly be the one above)


Benjamin Francis Rothwell (1860-1924)
- married Henrietta Frances HILGENDORF (1867-1937) in 1891
- Henrietta was born in Waihola, Otago, the 2nd of 4 children of Charles Augustus Gustavas HILGENDORF (1835-1913) a German-born public works & mining contractor, and storekeeper & Elizabeth BENSTEAD, a governess
- a brother of Henrietta's was Dr Frederick William Hilgendorf (Teacher, lecturer, agricultural scientist)
- Henrietta was widowed in 1924 and travelled with her sister Elizabeth 'Lil' Mary Hilgendorf (1870-1953) in 1927 to Australia, South Africa, Rhodesia, the United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Palestine, Egypt and Ceylon


Edward Gamble Rothwell (1868-1952)
- married Mary Lillian LAXON (1890-1954) in 1908
- born in Whatawhata, Waikato, Mary was he 2nd of 5 children of William Donald LAXON (1852-1920) & Alice Maud FOLEY (1862-1928) who married in Mount Eden in 1852, died in Whatawhata and buried in Ngaruawahia
- Mary died 6 June 1954. She is buried Public Lawn Row A Plot 64, Birkenhead, Auckland


Eric Francis Rothwell (1901-1991)
- in 1915 Eric was awarded a 3 Scholaship from Marlborough High School
- (this is equivalent to $400 in 2011)
- in 1929 he was a Solicitor in Lower Hutt
- he married Ada Kitty MITCHELL (1903-1963) in April 1929
- REmarried Ada Kitty ROTHWELL in June 1929
- Ada was the 3rd of 4 children of Thomas Hope MITCHELL & Agnes STEVENS
... 5 Feb 1923 The Friends of the late Thomas Hope Mitchell are invited to attend his Funeral, which will leave the Mortuary Chapel of E.Morris. jun., 60 Taranaki street, Wellington tmorrow at 10am for Karori Cemetery
... 8 Sep 1931 On 8th September 1931, at a private hospital, Wellington, Agnes, widow of the late Thomas Hope Mitchell; aged 51 years


Francis John Rothwell (1900-1971)
- married Lucretta Teresa VOWLESS (1906-1996) in 1930
- Lucretta was a daughter of Reuben VOWLESS (1872-1955) & Elizbeth Mary MILNE (1880-1970)
- Reuben was a son of Grove VOWLESS from Broadstairs, Kent (he died in Hamilton, Waikato) who married in 1876 in Sydney to Teresa O'NEILL of County Cork (she died in Onehunga 1922)


Francis John Rothwell (1868-1941)
- married Margaret FERGUSON in 1899
- their known children:
1900 - 1971 Francis John Rothwell
1903 - Inez Olive Rothwell
1904 - Elizabeth Margaret Rothwell
1904 - Eleanor Isabel Rothwell
1906 - Eileen Winifred Rothwell
1908 - Alice Irene Rothwell
1908 - Leah Rothwell
1909 - William Edwar Rothwell
1912 - Basil Roderick Rothwell


Frank Claude Rothwell (1897-1964)
- married Mona Ellen THEOBALD (1905-1982) in 1924
- Mona was a daughter of Walter Clement THEOBALD (born Waimate 1882-1937 Waitara) & Sarah Ann LOWE (1884-1960, married Mangaweka, buried Waitara)


George Gardner Rothwell (1877-1943)
- married Emily CLARK (1878-1963) in 1902
- George was a son of Joseph ROTHWELL (1840-1901) & Alice Elizabeth GARDNER, Nelson


Henry Rothwell (1900-1985)
- married Doris Evelyn Monica FLINTOFT (1909-2010) in 1930
- base born 1 Feb 1909, daughter of Ada Flintoft (1889-1978), who was a daughter of Francis & Elizabeth FLINTOFT of Rotherham, Hurunui, Canterbury. Ada married James Anthony NEVILLE (1880-1970) in 1922


Henry Rothwell
- married Juanita Lucy SINCLAIR in 1915
- married Michael John SHINE in 1917


Henry Rothwell
- married Margaret Mary KIRBY (1876-1939) in 1898
- their known children:
1901 - William Henry Joseph Rothwell
1902 - Margaret Mary Rothwell
1905 - Eileen Winifred Rothwell


James Rothwell (1883-1934)
- son of Joseph ROTHWELL (1840-1901) & Alice Elizabeth GARDNER, Nelson
- married Henrietta PEARSON (1882-1965) in 1921
- daughter of John & Louisa PEARSON


John William Rothwell (1895-1980)
- son of Richard ROTHWELL & Margaret Lucy TUCKEY
- married Emily Susan YOUNG in 1924


Joseph Rothwell (1840-1901)
- married Alice Elizabeth GARDNER in 1866
- they lived in Nelson
- Joseph died 14 Aug 1901 age 61, (his daughter Jane died 3 months later aged 20)


Joseph Robert Rothwell (1868-)
- son of Joseph ROTHWELL & Alice Elizabeth GARDNER
- married Margaret TIMMS in 1895
... 2 Sep 1895 - On the 2nd inst., by the Rev W. O. Robb, at the Presbyterian Church, Blenheim, Joseph, son of Joseph Rothwell, Nelson, to Margaret, daughter of te late Samuel Timms, Wairau Valley


Leslie Rothwell (1894-1979)
- 2nd of 3 children of Thomas Henry ROTHWELL & Rose Sarah STRICKLAND
- married Emily Alice LUCAS (1894-1975) in 1915
- 6th of 15 children of Alfred Harold LUCAS (1863-1928) & Eliza Bateman BURROUGHS (1866-1908)
... 10 April 1928 Alfred Harold Lucas, knocked down by taxi in Wellington, died from fractured skull aged 65. Address was given as 15 Muller road, Blenheim


Mervyn Bertram Rothwell (1903-1965)
- married Rachel MARSON (1904-1969) in 1927
- 9th of at least 11 children of George MARSON & Alice SEATON of Drummond, Southland
... 2 Feb 1889 - Application to complete purchase was granted: George Marson, section 14, block 3 at Drummond


Nathan Rothwell (1859-1904)
- married Lilian Anne RIBSON (1873-1958) in 1892
- Nathan was a nephew of the Premier Richard Seddon 'King Dick'. In 1877, Seddon was elected as the first Mayor of Kumara.He became Premier and NZ's longest serving Prime Minister
- Nathan & Lilian had 2 sons:
1893 - 1968 Premier Seddon Rothwell
1902 - 1986 John Thomas Rothwell
- Nathan was a Ganger on the Government water race. He lived in Dillmanstown
- he died in Sep 1904, having broken his neck in a fall from a steep face of an old worked out sluce
... 16 Sep 1904 - FATAL ACCIDENT AT KUMARA
- Lilian remarried in 1911 to Mark McCASHIN (1887-1935)


Nathan Rothwell (1898-1957)
- son of Richard ROTHWELL & Margaret Lucy TUCKEY
- married Mabel Eliza PHIPPS (1898-1985) in 1919
- 3rd of 6 children of Charles Henry PHIPPS (1875-1949) & his 1st wife, Mary Ann SMITH (1876-1902). Charles remarried in 1910 to Flora WILSON


Percy Richard Rothwell (1898-1978)
- 3rd of 3 children of Thomas Henry ROTHWELL & Rose Sarah STRICKLAND
- married Margaret Alice FREEMAN (1898-163) in 1924


Richard Rothwell (1832-1900)
- arrived in Nelson in March 1843 (passenger list says aged 7 - born 1835) on the "Thomas Sparkes" with his parents Joseph (aged 38), Elizabeth (aged 35) and brothers Joseph aged 2 and James, an infant. He was a bullock-driver. In 1877 Richard was in Fourth Division of the Bridge Street School in Nelson (he came 1st in Class). His brother Joseph was in the Third Division and came 1st in Class. After some years he moved to Blenheim.
- Richard married Betty TAYLOR in 1864
... 20 Aug 1900 - On July 10th, at the residence of his brother (Thomas Henry), Manse-road, Blenheim, after a short illness, Richard Rothwell, aged 68 years


Richard Rothwell (1855-1932)
- married Margaret Lucy TUCKEY (1864-1944) in 1881
- their known children:
1882 - Jane Ellen Rothwell
1883 - Alice Margaret Rothwell
1885 - 1885 Jessie Rothwell
1886 - Esther Rothwell
1888 - 1888 Nathan Rothwell
1889 - 1978 Thomas Rothwell
1891 - 1974 Richard John Rothwell
1893 - 1899 Phoebe Alicia Rothwell
1895 - 1980 John William Rothwell
1898 - 1957 Nathan Rothwell


Sydney Rupert Rothwell (1888-?)
- born in South Yarra, Melbourne, Australia
- 3rd of 8 childen of Robert Stanton ROTHWELL (1850-1927) of Hobart & Catherine 'Kate' MASKIELL (1859-1942) of Victoria, Australia
- served in WWI as Private 10/3991 with NZEF, 10th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company. His next of kin was his mother Mrs K. Rothwell of Hastings, Tasmania
- married Alice Frances FINDLAY (1895-1973) in 1922 possibly in Taranaki
- Alice was born in Auckland
- they returned to Richmond, North Yarra (departing from Bluff)
- they had a son born in Adelaide:
1924 - 2002 John Wiliam Rothwell. Died in Tuross Head, New South Wales
- Alice died aged 78 in Melbourne


Thomas Rothwell (1889-1978)
- son of Richard ROTHWELL & Margaret Lucy TUCKEY
- married Jessie SCOTLAND in 1916


Thomas Edward Rothwell (1852-1911)
- had a brother Richard Rothwell (1832-1900)
- Thomas married Phyllis Dagnor DUBLIN (1867-1951) in Marlborough 1895
.. 16 Sep 1912 - IN MEMORIAM - In loving memory of my dear huusband, Thomas Henry Rothwell, who departed this life September 16, 1911
One year has passed, our hearts are sore,
As time rolls on we miss him more;
Hi welcome smile, his loving face -
No one will ever fill his place.
Long days and nights he bore in pain,
To wait for cure was all in vain;
But God alone, Wo thought it best
Did ease his pain, and give him rest.
- Inserted by his loving wife and family


Thomas Henry Rothwell (1852-1911)
- Thomas was born in Lyttelton
- married Rose Sarah STRICKLAND (1863-1924) in 1880
- Rose was born in Christhurch, a daughter of David STRICKLAND (1818-1898) & Harriet BALDICK (1831-1918)
- they had 3 children:
1883 - 1956 Dora Elizabeth Rothwell
1894 - 1978 Leslie Rothwell
1899 - 1978 Percy Richard Rothwell


Thomas Ratcliffe Rothwell
- married Mary Kathleen ANDERSON in 1920


William Rothwell
- married Emma SKEATES in 1885


William Andrew Ball Rothwell (1862-1942)
- married Bertha Wade HINDLE (1886-1976) in 1923
- Bertha is on the Women's Suffrage Register of Auckand
- William's probate was in Hamilton High Court 1942


William Taylor Rothwell (1884-1926)
- married Margaret Mary CURRAN in 1908




photo
Dillmanstown, West Coast c1884. Home of Nathan Rothwell
- from the site Christchurch Libraries

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