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Taking care of people & property - POLICEMEN, FIREMEN, Wellington NZ 1866

A list of the men who looked after the people, streets and property of Wellington in 1866

Atcheson F - Inspector of Police - Tinakori Rd
Cooper W - Watchman - Glenbervie Tce
Davis - Policeman - Tory St
Doran - Policeman - Little Ghuznee St
Harris W - Policeman - Mulgrave St
Hastings - Fireman - Tory St
Huntley H - Ranger - Bolton St
McLean - Policeman - Quin St
Ready - Policeman - Quin St
Toomey M - Fireman - Taranaki St

DOCTORS, NURSES, CHEMISTS, DENTISTS - Wellington NZ 1866

A list of 'medicine men' in 1866 in Wellington

DOCTORS, CHEMISTS, SURGEONS
Barraud Charles Decimus - Chemist (& artist) - Lambton Quay
Boor L -Surgeon - Wellington Tce
Buchanan Mrs - Nurse -Dixon St
Clout Mrs - Nurse - Quin St
Cummerfield Mrs - Nurse - Thorndon Qu
France Charles - Surgeon - Cuba St
Marriott J.H. - Optician - Lambton Quay
Meredith H.P. - Surgeon - Cuba St
Moffitt - Dentist - Lambton Quay
Owen Brithers - Druggists, Dixon St
Prince Mrs - Nurse - Hill St
Smith Mrs - Nurse - Wellington Tce
Stokes - Doctor - Woolcombe St

As good a list as anywhere to put them:
UNDERTAKERS
Nicholson W - Undertaker - ?
Spicer Bros - Undertakers - Countney Pl
Wallis, Parsons & Gascoigne - Undertakers - ?

BAKERS, BUTCHERS, etc Wellington, NZ 1866

prices calculated on the CPI of 1866 and 2009 comparisons

- in 1866 the cost of a loaf of bread was around 2d - 3d per 2lb loaf = ($1.95 - $2.95 per kg loaf)

- the cost of mutton was from 2d per pound ($4.30 perkg) to 4d per pound for legs, loins & chops ($8.70 per kg)
- the price of beef was from 4d per pound for backribs ($8.70 per kg) to 6d per pound for Prime Rast ($13 per kg)

BUTCHERS, BAKERS, CONFECTIONERS

Astill J - Butcher - Molesworth St

Barber J & H - Butcher - Willis St
Barber R - butcher - Willis St
Brown J - Builder - Ingestre St

Carswell R - Baker - Ingestre St

Dutton - Confectioner - Webb St

Eldershaw G - Confectioner - Lambton Quay

Gear James - Pork Butcher - Lambton Quay

Ling B - Butcher - Lambton Quqy
Luxford C - Butcher - Dixon St
Luxford C - Butcher - Manners St

Maxton S - Baker - Lambton Quay
McEwen P - Baker - Thorndon Quay
McNelly J - Butcher - Murphy St

Pattinson J - Butcher - Ghuznee St
Phelan W - Baker - Herbert St

Read J - Baker - Willis St

Scott R - Baker - Willis St
Smith - Butcher - Pipitea St

Taylor J - Butcher - Little Pipitea St
Tetley - Butcher - Ingestre St

Walden T - Confectioner & C. - Lambton Quay
Watson D - Baker - Taranaki St
Whisker T - Butcher - Thorndon Quay
Whisker J - Butcher - Lambton Quay
Wilton E - Butcher - Lambton Quay

The men who built Wellington, NZ 1866 - BUILDERS, BRICKIES, PAINTERS etc

List of tradesmen in Wellington, NZ 1866

prices calculated on the CPI of 1866 and 2009 comparisons

- in the 1800s a superficial foot of timber (12 inch square by 1 inch thick) cost between 7s ($68 in 2009) for Rimu and up to 16s ($157 for Totara)
- a moderate house could be built for about 50 pounds ($5,000), a labourer received about 1 pound 20s a week therefore 41 weeks work.

BUILDERS, CARPENTERS, CABINET MAKERS
Aitken W - Carpenter - ?
Anderson Carpenter - Hopper St
Archibald - Carpenter - Courtenay Pl
Ballie J - Carpenter - Ingestre St
Bell - Carpenter - Willis St
Berry C - Carpenter - Willis St
Brown F - Cabinet Maker - Cuba St
Brown J - Builder - Ingestre St
Brown L - Carpenter - Wellington Tce
Brown W - Cabinet Maker - Tasman St
Calman D - Builder Little - Ghuznee St
Carter - Builder - Hopper St
Chappell H - Builder - Tasman St
Chappell J Jnr - Builder - Wellington Tce
Chisholm J - Builder - Cuba St
Churchill W Jnr - Builder - Willis St
Churchill W Snr - Builder - Cuba St
Clark J - Builder - Haultain St
Colquhoun J - Builder - Cuba St
Compton J - Builder - Custom House Quay
Cording E - Carpenter - Courtenay Pl
Craig R - Builder Little - Pipitea St
Crumpton T - Builder - Ingestre St
Dark Q - Carpenter - Moore St
Dodds J - Carpenter - Tasman St
Dodds W - Carpenter - Adelaide Rd
Duff J - Cabinet Maker - Willis St
Dunn J - Carpenter - Molesworth St
Ellison H - Cabinet Maker - Mulgrave St
Ewing R - Carpenter - Tory St
Faber - Cabinet Maker - Abel Smith St
Fargie A - Carpenter - Little Ghuznee St
France R - Cabinet Maker - Cuba St
Francis J - Carpenter - Mulgrave St
Fraser T - Carpenter - Ingestre St
Furness J - Builder - Ghuznee St
Gallien H - Cabinet Maker - Thorndon Qu
Gascoine J - Carpenter - Wingfield Place
Gawith W - Carpenter - Pipitea St
Gell J - Builder - Cuba St
Gibbs - Carpenter - Molesworth St
Harrison - Carpenter - Mulgrave St
Harrison J - Carpenter - Majoribanks St
Haslem - Carpenter - Abel Smith St
Hitch - Carpenter - Quin St
Hornblow - Cabinet Maker - Mulgrave St
Howard C - Carpenter - Tasman St
Howell T - Carpenter - Revans St
Humphries W - Carpenter - Mulgrave St
Hutchings J - Carpenter - Little Ghuznee St
Jacka S. S. - Builder - Ghuznee St
James W - Cabinet Maker - Lambton Quay
Johns F. J. - Carpenter - John's St
Lawes W - Carpenter - Sydney St
Lawrence W - Carpenter - Majoribanks St
Lett C - Carpenter - Roxburgh St
Linder - Carpenter - Quin St
Lockie - Carpenter - Ingestre St
Loder - Carpenter - Wallace St
Lowe T - Carpenter - Wingfield Pl
Macaias - Carpenter - Wallace St
Martin W - Carpenter - Hawkestone St
McIvor - Carpenter - Ingestre St
McKirdy C - Carpenter - Brougham St
McLaggan J - Builder - Wellington Tce
Medley W - Carpenter - Tasman St
Merrick F - Carpenter - John's St
Meyers C - Cabinet Maker - Willis St
Mills C - Carpenter - Herbert St
Mitchell - Carpenter - Courtenay Pl
Mitford - Carpenter - Quin St
Nicholas W - Carpenter - Hawkestone St
Nicholas W - Carpenter - Pipitea St
Ockenden - Carpenter - John's St
Orr E - Carpenter - Majoribanks St
Orr T - Carpenter - Cuba St
Pagon F. J. - Cabinet Maker - Mulgrave St
Parsons F - Carpenter - Wellington Tce
Petherick G - Builder - Manners St
Petit - Carpenter - Ghuznee St
Pickering J - Carpenter - Murphy St
Pilmer A. G. - Builder - Hopper St
Plimmer J - Carpenter - Abel Smith St
Prideaux W - Carpenter - Molesworth St
Prince J - Carpenter - Little Pipitea St
Read J - Builder - Ingestre St
Richardson G - Builder - Vivian St
Roberts - Carpenter - Thordon Quay
Rollo J - Builder - Hawkestone St
Ruck J - Cabinet Maker - Willis St
Silk J - Carpenter - Thorndon Quay
Smith - Cabinet Maker - Wallace St
Stewart - Builder - Willis St
Symonds - Carpenter - Tory St
Toy J - Carpenter - Mulgrave St
Trensam - Carpenter - Taranaki St
Wallis & Co Builders - Manners St
Wallis W - Builder - Nairn St
Weaver J - Carpenter - Wellington Tce
Webb C. F. - Carpenter - Mulgrave St
Webbe F - Cabinet Maker - Lambton Quay
Whiting W - Carpenter - Taranaki St
Williams - Cabinet Maker - Tinakori Rd
Wilson A - Carpenter - Owen St
Winkley - Carpenter - Tasman St
Yates J - Carpenter - Molesworth St

BRICKIES, PAINTERS, PLUMBERS
Andrews - Painter - Quin St
Andrews W - Bricklayer - Tory St
Ballinger J - Painter - Willis St
Beagelhole - Brickmaker - Taranaki St
Bolton G - Shingler - Tinakori Rd
Borthwick R - Painter - Wellington Tce
Brooks H - Painter - Willis St
Brown - Painter - Thorndon Quay
Daly O - Bricklayer - Murphy St
Edwards R - Bricklayer - Tory St
Hill F - Brickmaker - Ghuznee St
Hill J - Bricmaker - Nairn St
Hill T - Brickmaker - Nairn St
Hislop G - Painter - Lambton Qu
Holyer - Painter - Willis St
Kinniburgh D - Painter - Cuba St
Linnell T - Painter - Willis St
Maunslem - Brickmaker - Taranaki St
Martin R - Painter - Cuba St
Minifie J - Painter - Ghuznee St
Minifie J - Painter - Lambton Qu
Payne G - Bricklayer - Boulcott
Pond J - Painter - Herbert St
Richards J - Painter - Quin St
Smith - Painter - Taranaki St
Stevens - Plumber - Quin St
Symonds - Bricklayer - Tinakori Rd
Tonks G - Brickmaker - Taranaki St
Tonks W - Brickmaker - Webb St
Tustin W - Painter - Willis St
Vaughan A - Painter - Mulgrave St
Wise - Bricklayer - Webb St

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HARRIS buried in Masterton New Zealand

There are 49 HARRIS buried in the Masterton Cemetery
(A = Archer St Cemetery and R = Riverside Cemetery)

ALEXANDER Harris aged 68 - 18-6-1905 A

ALMA CHARLOTTE JEAN Harris aged 83 - 21-6-1994 A

ANN LAVINIA MAUD Harris aged 94 - 23-3-1986 A

ARTHUR ABRAHAM Harris aged 70 - 6-7-1942 A

EDNA MAVIS Harris aged ? 16-4-2004 A

ELAINE Harris aged 77 - 25-6-2003 A

ELIZA EMILY Harris aged 90 - 7-5-1943 A

ELSIE M Harris aged ? 29-1-1887 A

EMILY Harris aged 49 - 4-3-1901 A

ERNEST JAMES Harris aged 83 - 26-9-1974 A

EUTALIA MABEL Harris aged 72 - 2-12-1956 A

FANNY Harris aged 31 - 18-11-1918 A

FLORENCE Harris aged 71 - 15-12-1953 A

FLORENCE PRETORIA Harris aged 93 - 23-8-1993 A

HENRY WALTER Harris aged 75 -30-3-1978 A

IRIS Harris aged 67 - 30-12-1961 A

JACK Harris aged 54 - 9-3-1966 A

JAMES Harris aged 41 - 9-1-1891 A

L.W.V Harris aged 9 - 1-1-1896 A
(buried the same day in the same plot as 7 year old Reuben)

LESLIE CHARLES Harris aged 64 - 30-3-2990 R

LILLIAN Harris aged 74 - 8-7-1978 A

LINDA CHRISTINE Harris aged 46 - 27-6-2004 R

LINDSAY Harris aged 18 - 31-12-1964 A

LUKE Harris aged 60 - 7-5-1878 A

MABEL ISABEL JESSIE Harris aged 74 - 7-2-1987 R

MARY HELLEN Harris aged 57 - 12-5-1927 A

NED Harris aged A66 - 29-11-1970

NORMAN CHARLES Harris aged 47 - 30-6-1971 A

REBECCA Harris aged 91 - 25-8-1961 A

REUBEN JOHN Harris aged 7 - 1-1-1896 A
(buried the same day in the same plot as 9 year old L.W.V.)

ROBERT Harris aged ? - 8-8-1969 A

ROBERT REX Harris aged 84 - 19-5-2002 R

ROBERT WILLIAM Harris aged 73 - 16-11-1967 A

SARAH JANE Harris aged 83 - 15-7-1930A

SOPHIA EMILY Harris aged 52 - 13-10-1929 A

STEVEN Harris aged ? ? R

SUSAN TREVE Harris aged 53 23-7-1960 A

SYDNEY Harris aged - 27 - 12-1-1911 A

SYDNEY REGINALD Harris aged 66 - 13-2-1961 A

THOMAS Harris aged 69 - 10-5-1950 A

THOMAS Harris aged 59 - 12-3-1951 A

THOMAS HENRY Harris aged 71 - 27-4-1950 A

THOMAS WILLIAM SUNNEX Harris aged 80 - 4-5-1993 R

WALTER Harris aged 78 - 8-11-1915 A

WILLIAM Harris aged 61 - 11-1-1918 A

ZENA NGAIRE DOREEN Harris aged 92 - 4-6-2008 R

ALSO
unnamed Harris - unknown year
- plot M, old ground at Archer st

unnamed Harris - unknown year
- plot Harris Row 5 plan II at Archer

unnamed Harris - unknown year
- plot 86 row 8 cremation wall at Riverside

PUBLICANS in Wellington, New Zealand up to 1900

This is a list of publicans that I have compiled (so far) in the Wellington and surrounding areas during the settling of the colony.

This is their names only
- for details of the hotels they ran and for some stories on each hotel go to:

Wellington hotels & drinking establishments 1800s

BACK - HENRY

BAILEY - H

BANNISTER - WILLIAM

BARCLAY - ROBERT

BARRETT - RICHARD

BARRY - ANDREW

BEATTY - JAMES

BEATTY - ROSIE

BELL - DAVID

BENNIE - MR ANDREW H.

BERTIE - JOHN

BERTIE - W

BISHOP - MR

BLACK - ALEXANDER

BLYTHE - MARK

BODLEY - GEORGE

BOLTON - EDWARD

BOULD - THOMAS

BOWDEN - R.C.

BRADFOOT - HUGH

BRADSHAW - CHARLES

BRADY - SELINA

BRAITHWAITE - MR

BROUGHTON - F

BROWN - CHARLES

BROWN - JAMES RICHARD

BROWN - LEWIS

BROWN - R.J.

BROWNE W

BUDGE - MARY ANN

BURETT - H

BURT - THOMAS

BUTLER - MRS M

CALDER - DAVID

CARSON - SAM

CATTELL - JAMES

CEMINO - MR

CHANDLER - GEORGE WILLIAM

CHANEY - JA

CLAPHAM - J.T

CLAPHAM - WILLIAM

CLARK - GEORGE

COHEN - B

COLLINS - ANNE

COLLINS - R.P.

COMPTON - JOHN

CONDON - MRS JAMES

COOPER - F.S.

COUTTS-CRAWFORD - JAMES

CRAWFORD - JAMES

CROSSEY - ALFRED

CROUCHER - B

CRUNDWELL - T.V.

CURTIS - MRS M

DARROCH - ROBERT

DEALY - JAMES

DEATH - SAMUEL

DEMPSIE - MRS M

DIAMOND - H.W.

DIAMOND - S

DONECKERS - PETER

DOWNS - S.S.

DWYER - PATRICK

ELSDON - MR

EMENY - J.W.

EMENY - W.G.

EVANS - GEORGE

FABER - M.F.

FIRMAN - D

FIRTH - Mr & Mrs

FUTTER - JAMES

GALLAGHER - MICHAEL

GIFFORD - W

GILL - WILLIAM

GILMER - H

GILMOUR - MR

GLEESON - MR

GILLESPIE - H.C. (C.H.)

GRIMES - HENRY

GRIMES - MRS

GUILFORD - JAMES

GUTHERIDGE - N

HALL - H

HALL - RICHARD

HAMILTON - JOHN KNOX

HARDING - ELLEN

HARNETT - PATRICK

HARNETT - P.L.

HATFIELD - CHARLES

HAUSMANN - C

HAUSMANN - G

HAYWARD - ARTHUR A

HENRY - THOMAS

HERBERT - MRS KATE

HUGHES - C.J.

INFIELD - JOHN

ISAACS - MRS K

JACKSON - THOMAS M

JENKINS - R

JENKINS - ROBERT

KELLY - THOMAS

KENNEDY - MARY ANN

KENNY - DAVID J

KILLEEN - MICHAEL

KNIGGE - CHARLES AUGUST

LAIRD - BETSY

LANCASTER - GEORGE

LAWRENCE - WALLACE

LEICHARDT - MR

LEVELL - ELIZA

LEVILLS - W

LEVY - AL

LICHTSCHEINDL - J

LIDDLE - JAMES

LIGHT - WILLIAM

LIVINGSTONE - JOHN

LODDER - ARTHUR R.V.

LUNNY - THOMAS JOHN

MARRIOT - J.H.

MASON - P.J.

MASTERS - MR A.I.

MATHAN - MORRIS

McALLISTER - MR

McBETH - GEORGE

McCARTHY - MOSES

McCORMACK - MR

McDONALD - A

McDONALD - DONALD

McGOVERN - FRANCIS JOSEPH

McGRATH - JOHN

McINTOSH - J

McKAIN - JOHN

McKAY - DONALD

McMILLAN - ALEXANDER

McRANDALL - MRS B

MERLET - ARCHIBALD

MICHOLLS - GEORGE S

MILLER - WILLIAM

MINNIFIE - MRS

MITCHELL - SANG WILLIAM

MITCHELL - W

MOELLER - MR

MOELLER - PHILLIP

MOORE - MICHAEL

MORRIS - LOUIS

MOUNTAIN - FRANK

MURPHY - B.N.

NEILSON - HENRY

NELSON - HENRY

NESBITT - J

NICHOLLS - GEORGE S

ORMSBEE - MRS

ORR - DAVID MACKINLAY

ORR - JOHN

OSGOOD - KAMES

PARKES - S

PATTERSON - H.R.

PETERSEN - E

PETFORD - WILLIAM

PETTERD - RICHARD

PHILLIPS - ABRAHAM

PHILLIPS - HENRY

PIERCE - J

PIMBLE - J

PINKERTON - BELLA

PLIMMER - JOHN

POPPENS - W

POPPNESS - WILLIAM

POWER - JAMES

PRESS - CB

PRESTON - DAVID

PRESTON - F.J.

PRICE - HARRY

PROSSER - JAMES

PROSSER - JOHN

PROSSER - SAMUEL

PROSSER - WILLIAM

PYKE - JOHN

QUIN - JOHN

REID - MR

REID - ROBERT

RICHARDS - MR

RIVERS - D

ROBERTS - R

RYAN - CHRISTOPHER

RYLAND - W.G.

RYLANDS - G

SCHOLEFIELD - E.F.

SECOMBE - W.J.

SLIGHT - CHARLES

SMITH - ALEXANDER

SMITH - JAMES

SMITH - MRS

SOMERVILLE - R

SPRAY - ELLEN

SQUIRES - GEORGE JOHN

STAFFORD - EDWIN

STAPLLES - JOHN

STEVENSEN - J

STRATFORD - JOHN

STURY - MAURICE

SULLIVAN - EDWARD

SULLIVAN - HENRY

SWAIN - MR

SWAIN - W.H.

SWEDE - THOMAS

TABOR = MRS REBECCA

TAYLOR - FRANCIS

THOMAS - MR

THOMPSON - JOHN

TOLLEY - THOMAS

TOWNSEND - MRS

TUCKER - W.N.

URWIN - THOMAS ALFRED (Alfred Adolphus Thomas Urwin)

VALENTINE - JOHN

VALENTINE - NATHANIEL

WAGG - THOMAS

WAKEFIELD - A

WAKEFORD - EMMA

WALKER - ROBERT

WALL - SUSAN & ANTHONY

WATERS - CHARLES

WATSON - THOMAS C

WATTY - MR

WHELAN - JOSEPH

WHITE - ALBERT

WHITE - WILLIAM

WILKINS - ISAAC

WILLIAMS - H.J.

WILLIAMS - JOHN

WILSON - CAPTAIN THOMAS

WILSON - THOMAS

WILSON - W.C.

WINKLEY - M.A.

WINTER - THOMAS

WITSHIRE - GOERGE

WOOD - THOMAS

WORGER - MR

WORTH - C.F.

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how old was Johnny LINWOOD (NZ) - died in Gallipoli 1915

Johnny LINWOOD served in WWI with the Auckland Mounted Rifles

He had been living in Oharau, Kawhia, New Zealand at the time of enlistment

He was married to Hanne Maria `ANNIE` Petersen as her 1st OR 2nd of 3 husbands

Can you supply more info on Johnny please ??
His parents, siblings, and especially his birth year which I have been unable to find anywhere

DALZELL from Northern Ireland - descendants in New Zealand

Thompson DALZELL was born 1810 in Newtownards, County Down - 16km East of Belfast, Ireland
- he died 1885 in Amuri, North Canterbury, New Zealand
- married Sarah WILSON in 1831 in Kilcarn, Newtownards, County Down
- they had 4 children in Northern Ireland
- Sarah died the same year their last child was born
- he remarried to Susannah STEELE in 1939 in Belfast
- they had 12 children in Northern Ireland from 1840 to 1865
- between 1865 and 1866 most of them emigrated to New Zealand, see link, some emigrated at another time ...
- they had a 13th child in Canterbury

All the children were:

David Dalzell 1832 in County Down - 1910 in Timaru
- he married Elizabeth Jane WRIGHT had 6 children

Martin Dalzell 1834 in County Down - 1871 in ?

Robert Dalzell 1835 in Northern Ireland - ?

Jane Dalzell 1837 in Northern Ireland - ?

William Dalzell 1840 in Northern Ireland - 1893 Christchurch
- married Margaret ORR MILLER had 10 children
- emigrated on the CAROLINE COVENTRY
- 1 daughter born on board they named her Agnes Caroline Coventry

James Dalzell (twin) 1841 County Down - 1920 in Rangiora
- married Anna Yuill McCALLUM had 12 children

John Henry Dalzell (twin) 1841 County Down - 1924 Palmerston North
- married Jessie Catherine CLARK had 9 chidren

Robert Dalzell 1843 in Northern Ireland - 1922 in Ashburton
- emigrated on the CAROLINE COVENTRY with brother William

Letitia Dalzell 1848 Northern Ireland - 1918 Rangiora
- married Robert SLOPER had 11 children

Thomas Dalzell 1849 Northern Ireland - 1918 Christchurch
- married Elizabeth EWART had 9 children

Mary Dalzell 1851 County Down - 1913 North Canterbury
- married William GRAHAM had 11 children

Alexander Dalzell 1857 Northern Ireland - 1887 NZ

Eliza Jane Dalzell 1858 Northern Ireland - 1922 Canterbury
- married Thomas BUNTING had 3 children
- married William COSTELLO had 9 children

Henry Dalzell 1861 Northern ireland - 1947 Canterbury
- married Mary Anne EWART had 8 children

Samuel Dalzell 1863 County Down - 1947 Rangiora
- married Mary BUNTING had ? children

Sarah Dalzell 1865 in Northern Ireland - 1944 in Wanganui
- married Carl Maldersen AMUNDSEN
- he was previously married to Margaret Theresa LORIGAN

Abraham Dalzell 1866 Canterbury - 1931 Hastings
- married Christina Margerethe Sophie GARTNER at least 8 children