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VAUT & VANT marriages New Zealand 1891 - 1895

some VAUT and/or VANT marriages in New zealand 1891 - 1895


Harriet Phoebe Vaut (1861-1924)
- married George JAMES in 1894
- from the COLONIST 19 June 1916:
... in Chambers, on Thursday, before Mr Justice Hosking, letters of admnistration in the estate of Susanna Elizabeth Vant (sic) late of Takaka, (Nelson)deceased, intestate, were, on the application of Mr Hayes, granted to Harriet Phoebe James, of Rockville, the only sister and next-of-kin of the deceased

Rose Annie Vaut (1876-1930)
- married George BYCROFT in 1891

Susanna/Susannah Vaut (1849-1923)
- married Martin MATUSCHKA in 1895

strangley, there were no VAUT male marriages found ...

the only VAUT death found was that of:
Eliza VAUT (1846-1879)

on 5 November 1856:
- Joseph VAUT of Lyttelton, Christchurch had an unclaimed letter

in the COLONIST 16 June 1868:
... VANT (sic) - June 6, at the residence of Mr A. SIMPSON, Washington Valley, the wife of W. Vant, of a Takaka, of a daughter

the VANT grooms married in NZ 1856 - 1931 were:

John Stephen Vant
- married Emblen Jane SEBLEY in 1923

Robert Craig Vant
- married Marjorie Scott HODDINOTT in 1931

William Vant
- married Harriet Maria BOMFORTH in 1856

William Vant
- married Margaret CRAIG in 1896
- they had:
1901 - John Stephen Vant
1907 - Herbert Stabley Vant

William Vant
- married Emily Elizabeth COPE in 1900

2 comment(s), latest 6 years, 5 months ago

VERRY family in the Manawatu Cemeteries New Zealand

There are a number of VERRY family members buried in the Wairarapa & Manawatu

Alexander Francis - 1989 aged 70
- husband of Malda Madeline who died 17 years before him
- they lived at Makakahi Rd, Konini, Pahiatua

Alfred Edward - 1926 aged 55
- lived and farmed at Konini, Pahiatua
- son of George & Martha below

Charlotte - 1954 aged 78
- daughter of George & Martha below
- didn't marry

Francis James - Dec 1891 aged 10 weeks
- son of George and Martha below
- buried in an unknown section of the cemetery

George - 1907 aged 73
- son of THOMAS VERRY & MARY KEW of Reading Berkshire, immigrants into Wakefield, Nelson on the CLIFFORD arriving 11th May 1842 with their children:
Charles Verry aged 20 (died by drowning in Wakefield 1864)
John erry aged 18
Mary Ann Verry age 12
Charlotte Verry aged 10
George Verry aged 8
- George was born in Reading, Berkshire
- he married Martha Gibbs, when he was 31
- see next entry for list of children
- his headstone reads he died aged 74 - he was 73
- buried with Martha
- his parents and at least one brother, Charles are buried in Nelson
NOTES: a son, Samuel was born in Reading in 1826 and died in 1828 aged 2. A son, Thomas Verry was born in New Zealand in 1843 and died in 1916

Martha - 1920 aged 73
- nee GIBBS
- married George Verry, above, on 3rd May 1865
- had at least 9 children:
1866 - Mary Ann Verry
1872 - Alfred Edward Verry
1876 - Charlotte Verry
1878 - Sarah Emily Verry
1880 - Leonard George Verry
1882 - Hilda May Verry
1885 - Albert John Verry
1886 - Thomas Henry Verry
1891 - Francis James Verry
- Martha died 13 years after George - they are buried together

Mary June Patricia - 1991 aged 68
- born 5 June 1922
- was living in Levin
- buried with Thomas Henry & Ruby Olive below
- possibly a daughter or daughter-in-law
- died 40 years after Thomas and 21 years after Ruby

Malda Madeline Betty - 1972 aged 49
- wife of Alexander above
- was living in Makakahi Rd, Konini, Pahiatua

Ruby Olive Patricia - 1970 aged 77
- married Thomas Henry Verry in 1915
- she died 19 years after Thomas, buried with him & Mary June above

Sarah Emily - 1918 aged 39
- was living in Konini, Pahiatua
- a daughter of George & Martha above
- she is buried with them
- she didn't marry

Thomas Henry - 1951 aged 64
- he was a sheep farmer in Konini, Pahiatua
- he is buried with Ruby Olive above (possibly his wife)
- also with Mary June above

- At MANGTERA cemetery Dannevirke -
William Herbert - 1976 aged 54
- he is buried in Mangatera
- he was a gardener in Dannevirke

- At TERRACE END cemetery Palmerston North -
Annie - 1941 aged 92
- married Thomas in 1874
- buried with husband Thomas below
- known children were:
1875 - Alice Maude Verry
1876 - Edith Annie Verry
1878 - Thomas Herbert
1881 - Louis John Verry
1884 - Constance Mary Verry
1886 - William Reginald Verry
1889 - Frank Wakefield Verry

Elise Luella - 1929 aged 51
- nee KEALL
- was living in 10 Florence Ace, Palmerston North
- married Thomas Herbert Verry, below in 1908
- buried with him and a 5 year old son, Thomas
- they had a daughter Mildred Annie Verry in 1909, possibly others

Thomas Herbert - 1940 aged 62
- son of Thomas VERRY & Ann BURBUSH
- see siblings above
- he married Elise Luella Keall in 1908
- was a farmer living at 26 Ngata St, Palmerston North
- 5 year old son Thomas Verry is buried with him

Thomas Edmond 1916 aged 5
- probable son of Thomas & Elise above,
- he is buried with them

Thomas - 1916 aged 68
- he was a farmer
- buried with wife Annie Burbush who died 25 years after him
- a son Thomas Herbert is also buried Terrace End

Roy William - 2003 aged 81
- do not know his relationship with the others here

- At SANDON cemetery -
Thomas 1932 aged 69
- born in New Zealand, parents unknown
- he was a shoemaker
- married Amelia Mary KNIGHT in 1890
- she is buried with him

Amelia Mary "Millie" 1942 aged 76
- nee KNIGHT
- married Thomas Verry above in 1890
- she died 10 years after him
- no known children

4 comment(s), latest 2 years, 8 months ago

VIDULICH marriages New Zealand 1887 - 1931

the known VIDULICH marriages in New Zealand 1887 - 1931


Antonio Vidulich (1861-1950)
- married Annie HANHAM (1874-1954) in 1895
- Antonio was a Fisherman
- he was issued his Naturalisation in September 1902
- the children of Antonio & Annie
- Antonio died 28 April 1950 aged 89
- he is buried PLOT 201 B - SECTION ROM CATH2 at Karori Wellington
- Annie died 8 June 1954 aged 80
- she was cremated at Karori

Antonio Vidulich
- married Doris Anne Eilleen SMITH in November 1925
- they were then in Island Bay, Wellington
- Doris was granted a Decree Nisi in Sydney Australia in April 1940 from Antonio for desertion

Ivan Campbell Vidulich
- married Grace McQueen Te Miha in 193

John Vidulich (1849-1935)
- married Ann Jane CAMPBELL (1866-1925) in 1887
- the children of John & Ann Jane

William Vidulich (1892-1969)
- married Martha KELSO (1893-1937) in 1923


Florence Delia May Vidulich (1897-1961)
- married Peter Smith WATTERS (1894-1955) in 1921
- Peter served in WWI as Rifleman 55122, with the New Zealand Rifle Brigade, Reinforcements, J Company. He embarked from Wellington 16 July 1917. His next of kin was his mother: Mrs E.S. Watters, 42 Marine Road, Port Bannatyne, Isle of Bute, Scotland

Lilian Jane Vidulich
- married Andrew Anderson KAYES (1903-1966) in 1921

VIGGERS - Eketahuna, New Zealand

Ralph VIGGERS was born in Eketahuna, New Zealand on 1st March 1910

Ralph's father was:
- Charles was born in Carlton, Victoria, Australia
- he was a son of Charles Percival VIGGERS (1853-1888) & Annie Rebecca HEATH (1851-1902), both from England, who settled in Australia and had 7 children
- In 1917 Percy was on the WWI South Taranaki Reservists List as a 'butter maker' of Riverlea, South Taranaki
- the Dairy Factory was in Kaponga
- In 1935 he was living in Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
- at the time of his death Percy was living in Matamata, Waikato

Ralph's mother was:
- she was a daughter of Thomas & Elizabeth Bayliss * (see below)
- her sister, Ada Lydia Bayliss (1884-1941), married Henry Thompson in 1911
- Elizabeth married Charles in 1907

... the children of CHARLES & ELIZABETH were ...

Donald Albert Viggers (1908-1980)
- Donald graduated from Victoria University, Wellington in 1944 with a Batchelor of Commerce. He became the office manager of a Rural Sociology Section in the Department of Agriculture. He took his ex-serviceman's scholarship to the University of Wisconsin, Madison and returned to Wellington with an MA in Rural Sociology. He died in August 1980 aged 71 and is buried in Plot 20/1 - Public Section of the Makara cemetery, Wellington

Ralph Viggers (1910-1910)
- Ralph was born in Eketahuna
- he died 3 days later and is buried in Plot 85 - Block W - Main Section of the Mangaoranga Cemetery, Eketahuna

Eileen Heath Viggers (1911-2004)
- Eileen married William 'Bill' HEANEY 16 Feb 1942 in Matamata

Percy Hedley Viggers (1914-1914)
- Percy died aged 2 weeks

Maxwell Percy Viggers (1918-1996)
- Maxwell was born 14 November 1918

Winifred Viggers (?-?)

* Thomas Bayliss (from the link at his name above)

... Mr. Thomas Bayliss, who is a member of the Eketahuna Road Board, was born near Birmingham England, in 1840, and was educated at the Sutton Coldfield Blue Coat School. Before coming to Wellington in 1879 he was engaged in farming in Staffordshire. On landing Mr. Bayliss came to the Wairarapa,-taking up the land on which he now resides, he being the first Englishman to settle in Eketahuna after the arrival of the Scandinavians. The district was at that time a solid block of bush from Eketahuna to Alfredtown. Mr. Bayliss was elected chairman of the local Road Board at its inception in 1886, and has been continually a member with the exception of one term. In church matters he is attached to the Wesleyan Church, in which he holds the office of circuit steward. Mr. Bayliss is married and has two sons and three daughters. His brother, Mr. William Bayliss, who has been in the district for some years, took a prominent part in public affairs till 1895, and is a local preacher in connection with the same church.

thank you to Maxine for her message which enabled me to add the other 'children':

Subject: Viggers genealogy
To: ngairedith
From: Maxine
Date: 2012-03-26 04:06:56

I have just joined familytreecircles and note your reference to the Viggers

Charles Percy Viggers and his wife Elizabeth had other children than what you mention.
There was Eileen, Maxwell Percy and Winifred. Another one was born at Rowan (Taranaki) but like Ralph died as a young baby

photo Thomas Bayliss
- taken from the site at his name above

Vincensa VODANOVICH married Henry HOOPER Carterton, New Zealand

Henry (or Henery) Hooper was one of 16 children born to
Walter Henry Hooper and Evelyn Tacon.
He was born in Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand on the 10th October 1923.
He married Vincensa "VINCEY" Vodanovich but nothing else is known about her.
Can you help please

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Vincent Harold DENTICE (1888-1939) Wellington

Vincent Harold DENTICE was born in Wellington in 1888
- 3rd of 8 known children of Vincent DENTICE & Mary 'Polly' BULL

Vincent died in Wellington 16 July 1939
.. my additions to the newspaper article are obvious ..
OBITUARY of Vincent Harold Dentice
... The death occurred yesterday of Mr Vincent Harold Dentice, of the firm of Messrs Whiteacre, Dentice and Co., land agents, at his residence, 5 Dufferin Street, at the age of 51 years. The late Mr Dentice was born in Wellington and educated at the Newtown School. He was a member of the Wellington Trotting Club and of the Miramar Golf Trotting Club and of the Miramar Golf Club. He was also a member of St Andrew's Masonic Lodge.

The late Mr Dentice is connected with a very old Wellington family, the same as that after which Dixon Street is named, and his maternal grandmother was one of the first white twins born in New Zealand, The twins married brothers. The Dixon family in the early days, produced the "Independent" newspaper.
Mr George H. Dixon of Wellington was the manager of the 1905 All Black team

Mr Dentice is survived by four brothers, all of Wellington
* 1893 - 1945 Reginald Eugene Dentice
* 1896 - 1975 Cyril Leslie Vernon Dentice
* 1900 - 1971 William Alfred Gordon Dentice
* 1906 - 1957 Reynolds Wilfred Dentice
and two sisters, Mesdames
* 1890 - 1940 Violet Martha Dentice
- married Claude Featherston ROWE in 1916
* 1886 - 1959 Ida May Dentice
- married William REYNOLDS in 1905

Mr Dentice leaves a widow and five children, Messrs:
1916 - 1996 Vincent Maurice Dentice
1918 - 1992 Malcolm Dentice
1921 - 1974 Trevor Dentice
and two younger ones
? -? Barry Dentice
1930 - 2008 Elva Dorothy Mary Dentice

The funeral will leave Messrs R. H. Wilson and Sons Chapel at 1.50 p.m. tomorrow

Vincent is buried PLOT 79 H, Section CH ENG2 at Karori cemetery Wellington