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the WOODMASS on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WOODMASS on the tree as at 15th October 2010

1. Woodmass, ?

2. Woodmass, ?

3. Woodmass, ?

4. Woodmass, Alice Jane Anne (b.1871)

5. Woodmass, Allan (b.1902)

6. Woodmass, Annie (b.1899)

7. Woodmass, Charlotte 'CHARLIE' (b.1885)

8. Woodmass, Doris (b.1900)

9. Woodmass, Elizabeth 'LIZ' (1893 - 1893)

10. Woodmass, Elsie Mabel 'BABE' (1889 - 1972)

11. Woodmass, Ethel (b.1897)

12. Woodmass, Frederick William (1873 - 1948)

13. Woodmass, George (1875 - 1894)

14. Woodmass, Ina (b.1895)

15. Woodmass, Irene (b.1901)

16. Woodmass, John James (1879 - 1932)

17. Woodmass, Leonard John (1909 - 1982)

18. Woodmass, Margaret (b.1882)

19. Woodmass, Maud (1887 - 1935)

20. Woodmass, Mrs. ...? (b.1877)

21. Woodmass, Richard Leonard 'LEN' (b.1891)

22. Woodmass, Robert (b.1810)

23. Woodmass, Robert J (1842 - 1889)

24. Woodmass, Winifred (b.1899)

the WOODROOFE on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WOODROOFE on the tree as at 15th October 2010

1. Woodroofe, Elizabeth (b.1810)

2. Woodroofe, Fanny (b.1882)

3. Woodroofe, Florence Mary (b.1886)

4. Woodroofe, George (1849 - 1922)

5. Woodroofe, George William (1823 - 1898)

6. Woodroofe, Herbert James (b.1889)

7. Woodroofe, Margaret Louisa Jane (b.1884)

8. Woodroofe, Robert (b.1880)

9. Woodroofe, Samuel (b.1878)

10. Woodroofe, Susan (1876 - 1877)

11. Woodroofe, Walter Percival Charles (b.1893)

12. Woodroofe, William Stephen (1888 - 1946)

the WOODS on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WOODS on the tree as at 15th October 2010


1. Woods, Benjamin Taui (1890 - 1960)

2. Woods, Eliza (b.1823)

3. Woods, James Roulston (1816 - 1904)

4. Woods, Jane (b.1814)

5. Woods, Jean

6. Woods, Lenore Henry James Gervace

7. Woods, Letitia Maria (1863 - 1897)

the WOOFFINDIN on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WOOFFINDIN on the tree as at 15th October 2010

1. Wooffindin, Alfred Stewart (1914 - 1998)
- married Catherine McLEOD 1941
- buried in Timaru

2. Wooffindin, Amelia Ada (1874 - 1946)
- born in Geraldine
- married Miles McINNES 1897 in Timaru

3. Wooffindin, Annie (b.1879)
- married Wiliam John CLARKE 1910

4. Wooffindin, Annie (1913 - 1913)
- born Rosewill, Canterbury - 14km NW of Timaru
- buried in Timaru

5. Wooffindin, Edith Mary (b.1910)
- married Wilson ESLER 1935

6. Wooffindin, Edward (1870 - 1950)
- died in Temuka

7. Wooffindin, Elsie May (1920 - 1978)
- married Munro CLELAND 1947

8. Wooffindin, Emmanuel (1828 - 1913)
- born in Notton, Wakefield, West Yorkshire
- married Mary NURSE 1868
- buried Temuka

9. Wooffindin, Frederick Cecil Freme (1897 - 1974)
- born in Fairlie, Canterbury
- married Mavis GREGORY 1927 in Wellington
- buried in Hamilton

10. Wooffindin, Frederick James (1869 - 1955)
- married Martha FREME 1896 in Fairlie
- buried Waikumete

11. Wooffindin, Henry Freme (1899 - 1992)
- married May Vera EDMONDS 1925
- buried Awanui

12. Wooffindin, Herbert (1872 - 1934)
- married Florence CROZIER 1909
- buried Temuka

13. Wooffindin, Herbert George (1911 - 1974)
- married Jean LATIMER 1947
- died in TImaru

14. Wooffindin, Irene Florence (1917 - 1987)
- married George SANDREY 1940
- died in Rotorua

15. Wooffindin, Patricia (1929 - 1989)
- married Havland Emmanuel HARVEY 1953
- buried Feilding

16. Wooffindin, Peter Freme (b.1940)

17. Wooffindin, Raymond Francis (1918 - 1971)
- married Hilda Ruth GOULD
- buried Pleasant Point

18. Wooffindin, Rex Freme (b.1925)
- born in Martinborough

19. Wooffindin, Stewart David (1943 - 1986)
- married Ann Petual DODDS 1965
- buried Timaru

20. Wooffindin, William (1912 - 1912)
- buried TImaru

21. Wooffindin, William Cecil (1877 - 1954)

the WORBOYS on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WORBOYS on the tree as at 15th October 2010

1. Worboys, Charles Henry (b.1874)

2. Worboys, Doris

3. Worboys, Gladys

4. Worboys, Harold

5. Worboys, John

6. Worboys, John Wesley, Reverend (1844 - 1908)
- born in London
- married Florence Jane RANSOM 1902 in Wellington
- buried in Karori

7. Worboys, Joseph Harrison (1866 - 1941)
- married Clara DENBY 1889 IN Otaio

the WORSLEY on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WORSLEY on the tree as at 15th October 2010

1. Worsley, Charles Elliot Emery (1889 - 1959)

2. Worsley, Edward Albert

3. Worsley, Emily Ann (1876 - 1952)

4. Worsley, James Thomas (1850 - 1917)

5. Worsley, Maria

6. Worsley, Mary (1807 - 1864)

7. Worsley, Mary Ann (1852 - 1929)

8. Worsley, Mary Ellen (1875 - 1920)

9. Worsley, Maude Elizabeth (1882 - 1961)

10. Worsley, Percy James (b.1872)

11. Worsley, Sarah Jane (1855 - 1948)

12. Worsley, Thomas Edward Emery (1878 - 1917)

13. Worsley, William Daniel Emery (1880 - 1969)

the WORTHINGTON on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WORTHINGTON on the tree as at 15th October 2010

1. Worthington, Ann (b.1773)

2. Worthington, Arthur James (b.1890)
- married cecilia Mary NEWSCOMBE 1914 in Australia

3. Worthington, Charles Woolley

4. Worthington, Elizabeth Winifred (b.1922)

5. Worthington, Lily Henrietta Anne (1884 - 1973)

6. Worthington, Stanley Ernest (b.1891)

7. Worthington, Tommy

the WRATT on PECK of TAITA (includes New Zealand settlers)

the WRATT on the tree as at 15th October 2010

1. Wratt, Ada Ann (b.1884)

2. Wratt, Ann (1824 - 1907)

3. Wratt, Arthur Laurence (b.1887)

4. Wratt, Arthur Robert (1863 - 1933)

5. Wratt, Doris Evelyn Estelle (1899 - 1993)

6. Wratt, Elizabeth Hannah

7. Wratt, Elsie (1893 - 1909)

8. Wratt, Elsie Agnes (1892 - 1892)

9. Wratt, Elsie Harriett (1896 - 1995)

10. Wratt, Emma Evaline (b.1890)

11. Wratt, Ernest George (1904 - 1904)

12. Wratt, George (1850 - 1942)

13. Wratt, George (1822 - 1871)
- married Hannah McARTHUR

14. Wratt, George Rasmus (1888 - 1957)

15. Wratt, Ivy May (b.1885)

16. Wratt, Jane (b.1847)

17. Wratt, John Godfrey (1890 - 1929)

18. Wratt, John McArthur (1853 - 1945)

19. Wratt, Katherine (1843 - 1914)

20. Wratt, Laurence William (1895 - 1896)

21. Wratt, Richard (1845 - 1925)

22. Wratt, Sarah Ann

23. Wratt, William (1826 - 1897)

the wreck of the CYRUS - Wellington 1874

Ship "Cyrus"
- under Powell ANDREWS


Date of Casualty : 7 Mar 1874
Name of Master : Powell ANDREWS
Age of Vessel : 6 years
Rig : Barque
Register Tonnage : 317
Number of Crew : 10
Number of Passengers : 3
Nature of Cargo : Ballast, 90 tons
Nature of Casualty : Stranded; total loss
Number of Lives Lost : 5
Place of Accident : Two and a half miles to the eastward
of Sinclair Head, Cook Strait
Wind Direction : SE
Wind Force : Strong breeze


Finding of Court of Inquiry
Master careless in navigation of his vessel. His certificate
suspended for twelve months. But as he endeavoured to do his
duty, was always at his post sober and steady, Court recommended
that first mate's certificate be granted to him during period
of suspension of his certificate as master.

* Jane Caroline WRIGGLESWORTH (nee de MONTMORENCY)
* James de Montmorency Wrigglsworth aged 7
* Harold de Montmorency Wrigglesworth aged 5
* second mate of the ship Cyrus
* seaman of the ship Cyrus
- Jane and her children were crushed to death by the falling of the deckhouse. The 2 men lost their lives trying to get a rope to Jane and her children. The others on board were rescued by people from the shore. The vessel was reduced to matchwood within hours. Captain Andrews's crtificate was suspened for 12 months

Owhiro Bay is home to the CYRUS and the WELLINGTON, which went down on the same day within yards of each other


THE CYRUS
Vessel:
Three masted barque of 317 tons, built at Prince Edward Island in 1874.
Length 119 ft, Beam 27 ft, Depth 15 ft.

Site:
Lies 60m off shore on the west side of Owhiro Bay. In 5m of water on a rock and gravel bottom. Visibility 2-8m.

The Incident:
On 7 March 1874 was blown up on rocks during a terrific gale while sailing from Wellington to Australia in ballast. 50m to the west the Wellington was being wrecked at the same time.

Condition:
Virtually nothing identifiable remains, however close inspection of the sea floor has revealed pieces of copper sheath, nails or brass. Gold and silver coins, and jewellery have also appeared.