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some PROEBSTEL marriages in New Zealand between 1907 - 1929

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some of the PROEBSTEL marriages in New Zealand between 1907 - 1929:

Blanche Janet Nora Proebstel (1908-1962)
- married Foma Frank PRICE (1906-1984) in 1929

Harry Proebstel (1898-1968)
- Harry was attending the Petone Main School in at least 1911
- married Thelma Kathleen May GJERSEN in 1926
- they were granted a decree nisi in May 1932

Jess James Proebstel (1885-1934)
- born in Lincoln County, Washington USA in 1885 to Faulteen Adam (1852-1946) and Saloma (1851-1939) Proebstel - they lived at 14 Richmond St, Petone. Saloma died at home aged 78
- Jess arrived in NZ with his parents in 1900
- he lived in Nelson St, Petone and worked for the Gear Meat Company
- he married Elizabeth HAINING (1885-1957) in 1907
- he died in Wellington Hospital on 9 January 1934

Le Roy/Leroy Lewis Proebstel
- married Alice Hannah ARKWRIGHT in 1914

Nora Eliza Proebstel (1891-1984)
- born 26 September 1891 in Washington USA
- daughter of Faulteen Adam & Saloma Proebstel
- married Oscar Randall GREER (1888-1964) 18 July 1918 Wellington
- Oscar was a son of Francis Clarence GREER & Elizbeth PILCHER
- Nora died on 9 November 1984 in Wellington & buried in Karori

Thomas Benjamin Proebstel (1889-1975)
- Thomas was a telegraph linesman
- he enlisted for war on 27 May 1915 from 14 Richmond Street, Petone
- he served in WWI as Gunner #2/2240. His sister Nora of 17 Richmond Street, Petone was listed as next of kin. He served with the Field Artillery 7th Reinforcements, departing for Egypt on 9 Oct 1915
- he married Margaret Ellen 'Nellie' LEADBETTER (1893-1972) on 16 July 1919 in St Augustines Church, Petone in a double wedding with her sister Isabella Leadbetter who married William Walton JONES (1886-1937) of Nelson St Petone

William David Proebstel (1905-1974)
- married Agnes BOWLEY (1912-2002) in 1929

NOTES
There is a place named PROEBSTEL in Clark County, Washington, 20 miles north of Portland across the Columbia River

A Roy Proebstel of Wellington represented NZ in rugby league in 1913

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on 2010-12-07 21:13:00

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by nicole75 on 2011-01-15 04:00:35

Hi just wondering if your elizabeth Haining- born 1885 in n.z was related to james Peter Haining born in 1886 in N.z? He was born to James Haining annd Martha Tielle Thanks Nicole.

by ngairedith on 2011-01-15 04:08:39

Hi nicole,
No, they were not siblings (could be proved wrong as haven't found Eliabth's parents yet)

but, James & Martha Haining had:
1885 - William Hirstfield Haining
1888 - James Peter Haining
1890 - Ivan John Robert Haining
1893 - Omega Gordon Haining
1903 - Martha Trielby Haining

by lesleych on 2011-08-21 02:36:57

Hi William Hirstfield Haining is my grandfather. Would love some more inf regarding his family.

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