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the TANNAHILL on PECK of Taita

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the TANNAHILLs on the tree as at 13 Oct 2010

* Agnes Craig Tannahill (1857-1940)
born in Taita, Lower Hutt to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD

* Andrew Tannahill (1854-1930)
born in Taita, Lower Hutt to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD

* Elizabeth Frew Tannahill (1844-1906)
born in Taita, Lower Hutt to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
Elizabeth married John Ings DAYSH (1840-1932) 10 Jan 1863 in Upper Hutt
their known children:
1864 - 1956 John Daysh (+ Eliza Winifred Stoodley 1882)
1865 - 1956 George Daysh (+ Mary Allen 1886)
1867 - 1945 James Alfred Daysh (+ Jane McKenzie 1890)
1869 - 1950 William Henry Daysh (+ Emily Maria Davis 1892)
1872 - 1901 Elizabeth Ann Daysh (+ Wallace Sycamore 1896)
1874 - 1955 Mary Emily Daysh (+ Olif Antonius Olsen 1893)
1876 - 1913 Sarah Agnes Daysh (+ John Ludwig Anderson 1893)
1879 - 1962 Jessie Priscilla Jane Daysh (+ Charles Edward Billman 1900)
1880 - 1919 Amy Susan Daysh (+ Buchanan Drysdale 1898)
1886 - 1867 Arthur Robert Andrew Daysh (+ Eva Annie Banks 1912)
Elizabeth died 27 Dec 1906 in Carterton
John died in Clareville 1 Sep 1932

* Ellen Tannahill (1862-1949)
born in Taita to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
Ellen married William Edward WELCH in 1904
their known children:
1905 - Ivy Welch
1906 - George Welch

* Helen Burns Tannahill (1841-1914)
born in Petone to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
Helen married James William FOX in Taita, 11 March 1859
their known children:
1859 - Elizabeth Priscilla Fox
1861 - James William Fox
1864 - George Alexander Fox
1866 - Janet Ann Fox
1866 - Lydia Mary Fox
1870 - Mary Ann Fox
1873 - Emily Agnes Fox
1876 - John Fox
1878 - Matilda Fox
Helen died 7 Nov 1914 in Rongotea

* James Tannahill (1850-1916)
born in Lower Hutt to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
James married Mary Ann PARTRRIDGE (1857-1900) in 1877
- Mary was born in Lower Hutt to George PARTRIDGE & Mary Ann HAYNES
- their known children: (not verified)
1877 - Mary Tannahill (born in the Hutt)
1878 - 1886 William Tannahill
1879 - Eliza Tannahill
1881 - Elizabeth Mary Tannahill
1882 - 1929 James Andrew Tannahill
1884 - Ellen Tannahill (born in Petone)
1886 - Edith Jane Hannah Tannahill
1888 - Nellie Tannahill
1889 - John Alexander Tannahill
1891 - Janet Tannahill
1893 - 1918 Percy Albert Tannahill (Killed in Action France 23 July 1918)
- Percy enlisted from Mount Bruce, Masterton
1897 - 1957 George Tannahill
Evening Post 1 October 1900 TANNAHILL - On the 30th September, at the Wellington Hospital, the beloved wife of James Tannahill, aged 43 years; deeply regretted. The Friends of Mr. James Tannahill are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral of his late Wife, which will leave the Petone Railway Station on Tuesday, 2nd October, at half-past 1, for the Taita Cemetery
James next married Elizabeth Ann STEPHENS (1864-1922) in 1901 in Petone
- their known children:
1902 - Elizabeth Edith Tannahill
1905 - 1979 Joseph William Tannahill
(thanks to Traciem62, see comments below)

* Janet Toomer Tannahill (1848-1919)
born in Hutt Valley to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
Janet married James GRESHAM (1840-1872) in Blenheim 2 Dec 1867
James was a Police Constable in Blenheim, Kaikoura, Picton & Nelson districts. He is said to have drowned at sea, Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia, in 1872 (when baby James was 2 months old) leaving Janet as a young widow (aged 24) with 3 small children. She moved to a Sawmillers Cottage in the Koromiko district and supported her family by working as a nurse/midwife
they had 3 children:
1868 - Mary Elizabeth Gresham
1870 - 1949 Eliza Ellen Gresham (moved to Australia)
1872 - 1953 James Gresham (left school at 10 to help support the family)
Janet died in Geraldine 13 Sep 1919 aged 70
Timaru Herald, 15 September 1919 GRESHAM - At the residence of her son, James Gresham, Geraldine, on September 13th, 1919, Janet Toomer, relict of the late James Gresham, in her 71st year. R.I.P.
- she is buried Plot 9, Row 121, General Section at Geraldine Cemetery next to her 9 month old granddaughter Janet Tannahill Gresham (1917-1917), daughter of her son James Gresham & Harriet Mitchell

* Margaret McLaggan Tannahill (1845-)
daughter of William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
possibly moved to America

* Marion Tannahill (1864-1930)
born in Wellington to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
Maria married Charles LOVETT 1881 in Lower Hutt
their known children:
1881 - 1942 Charles Lovett
1884 - Robert George Lovett
Marion & Charles died in Nelson

* Mary Ann Tannahill (1865-)
born in Wellington to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
Mary married John SOUTHEE in 1902
4th of 12 children of George SOUTHEE & Maria Ellen SUNNEX
their known children:
1902 - 1987 Havelock Ernie Walter Southee
1902 - 1963 John Frederick James Southee
1905 - 1963 Leslie George Henry Southee
1908 - 1973 Hazlett Charles Edward Southee
1914 - Camelia Mary Ettie Southee

* Robert Tannahill (1856-before 1860)
born in Taita to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD

* Robert Tannahill (1860-)
born in Taita to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD

* William Tannahill (1852-1885)
born in Taita to William TANNABILL & Elizabeth DUGALD
William died in Kawhia aged 33

* William Tannahill (1819-1876)
William was born in Adrossan, North Ayrshire, the 8th of 11 known children of John TANNAHILL and Helen BURNS. He emigrated to New Zealand alone on the BENGAL MERCHANT leaving Glasgow 30 Oct 1839, arriving Port Nicholson 20 Feb 1840
His wife Elizabeth was also from Scotland, she was travelling on the same boat (don't know if this is where they met). They married in New Zealand 6 weeks after arriving, when he was 20 and she was 19. They had 13 (known) children. They lived in Petone and later moved to Taita. He died 17 years before her

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on 2010-10-14 04:54:30

PECK of TAITA

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by tracie on 2011-02-17 04:29:41

Hi ,

My great great grandmother was the second wife of James born (1850- 1915)

by ngairedith on 2011-02-17 04:34:02

HI Tracie,
Is there anything you would like to add to the journal about your family, where they lived, thier children etc

by Traciem62 on 2014-07-08 19:50:22

James born 1850 died 1916. married Elizabeth Ann Stephens 15 June 1901 in St David Mause,Petone,NZ.

James & Elizabeth's Children:

1. Elizabeth Edith Tannahill born 1 April 1902,Hutt Rd. Petone,NZ
Elizabeth married Richard Henry Gerard 1926, Petone,NZ.
- They had a son Alexander Richard Gerard Born 1927.

2. Joseph William Tannahill Born 1905 - Died 1979.

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