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STOREKEEPERS, GROCERS - Wellington, New Zealand 1866

Some of the folk who were storekeepers in Wellington in 1866

Anderson D Jnr - Grocer - Molesworth St
Anderson G - Storeman - Murphy St
Anderson W - Grocer - Willis St
Bird T - Fruiterer - Willis St
Bolton F - Shopkeeper - Molesworth St
Bright J - Shopman - Thordon Qu
Brown G - Shopman - Taranaki St
Carpenter H - Grocer - Lambton Quay
Cemino S - Grocer - Molesworth St
Chisholm - Store - Courtenay Pl
Cleland - General Store - Manners St
Cleland H - Grocer - Molesworth St
Clements - Grocer - Thorndon Quay
Cooper Mrs - Shop - Molesworth St
Crease E. H. - Grocer - Willis St
Ellison T - Shopman - Willis St
Farmer Mrs - Grocery Store - Willis St
Franklin J - Grocer - Lambton Quay
Gandy - Grocery Store - Ingestre St
Goodison - General Store - Manners St
Houghton J - Grocer - Willis St
Lennan M - Grocer - Courtenay Pl
Levy B - General Dealer - Lambton Quay
Lindlay J - Greengrocer - Lambton Quay
Moir D - General Store - Molesworth St
Moore G - General Store - Lambton Quay
Nashelski - Tobacconist - Willis St
Petford W - Grocery Store - Tory St
Petherick - Grocer - Willis St
Phillips G - Grocer - Willis St
Phillips H - Grocer - Ghuznee St
Pike J - Storekeeper - Little Ghuznee St
Port R - Grocer - Willis St
Reid Mrs - Shopkeeper - Willis St
Riddick J - Shopman - Molesworth St
Ryan W - Grocer - Willis St
Sancto Mrs - Shopkeeper - Lambton Quay
Scott W - Grocer - Willis St
Smith E. G. - Music Seller - Lambton Quay
Smith J. S. - General Store - Molesworth St
Steinhoff - Tobacconist - Willis St
Stevenson T - General Store - Taranaki Pl
Stoddart Mrs - Grocery Store - Dixon St
Taine J. J. - Grocer & Draper - Lambton Quay
Trist S - Grocer - Cuba St
Walden J - General Store - Willis St
Wallace J - Grocer - Lambton Quay
Waters G - General Store - Dixon St
Willeston C - Tobacconist - Lambton Quay
Yates H - Grocer - Molesworth St

SCHOOL TEACHERS - Wellington NZ 1866

Some of the teachers in Wellington 1866

Finnimore W - Schoolmaster - Willis St
Fraser - Schoolmaster - Tory St
Gold C - Schoolmaster - Taranaki St
Holmes W - Schoolmaster - Abel Smith St
Holmes W.H. - Te Aro School
Cherrett Mrs - Cherrett's school - Wellington Terrace
Hunt Miss - School - Mulgrave St
Ling Mrs - School - Ghuznee St
Mowbray W - Schoolmaster - Sydney St
Moxham W - Shoemaker - Molesworth

Wellington NZ, harbour city - men of the sea 1866

A list of the men who worked in or of the sea in Wellington 1866

Allen G - boatbuilder - ?
Barnard W - Sailmaker - Taranaki St
Brannigan P - Mariner - Molesworth St
Burns J - Sailmaker - Ghuznee St
Coffee P - Shipwright - Cuba St
Collins R - Shipwright - Willis St
Collins T - Sailor - Taranaki Pl
Cope - Fisherman - Ghuznee St
Craig - Fisherman - Little Ghuznee St
Croft C - Waterman - Quin St
Dalton - Seaman - Taranaki Pl
Davidson - Mariner - Courtenay Pl
Douglas H - Waterman - Ghuznee St
Edmund T - Sailmaker - Little Ghuznee St
Evans - Sailor - Taranaki St
Foreman S - Mariner - Brougham St
Halliday Captain - Harbour Master - Wellington Tce
Holmes L - Boatman - Dixon St
Hook S - Fisherman - Little Ghuznee St
Houghton G - Lighterman - Manners St
Houghton J - Lighterman - Ingestre St
Irving A - Mariner - Haining St
Jenkins J - Mariner - Little Ghuznee St
Lawrence G - Mariner - Adelaide Rd
Loft - Seaman - Taranaki Pl
Love J - Fisherman - Taranaki St
Maney A - Waterman - Molesworth St
McIntyre & Stafford - Ship Chandler - Custom House Quay
McIntyre D - Ships Chandler - Cuba St
McLean J - Boat Builder - Willis St
McLean J - Shipwright - Ghuznee St
Meech H - Boat Builder - Custom House St
Moore G - Ship Chandler - Manners St
Morris J - Boatman - Lambton Quay
Murch S - Boatman - Little Ghuznee St
Nancarrow - Marine Board - Wellington Tce
Phillips J - Waterman - Quin St
Pitt H - Boatman - Thorndon Qu
Porter J - Mariner - Hopper St
Ready R - Seaman - Tory St
Richards J - Mariner - Ingestre St
Richmond - Mariner - Mulgrave St
Robinson J - Lighterman - Herbert St
Sawyer C - Mariner - Tasman St
Shadwick - Sailor - Quin St
Smith M - Boatman - Ingestre St
Steward J - Mariner - Herbert St
Tandy G - Mariner - Taranaki St
Thirkell - Ships Builder - Wellington Tce
Thirkell - Shipwright - Custom House St
Thompson - Mariner - Tasman St
Wackkins W. J. - Mariner - Ingestre St
Watson - Boatman - Tasman St
Williams J - Mariner - Molesworth St
Wills J. F. - Lighterman - Custom House St

From bonnets to boots - TAILORS, BOOTMAKERS, DRAPERS, Wellington NZ 1866

prices calculated on the CPI of 1866 and 2009 comparisons

In Nov 1866 Edward Giesen was selling
ladies cashmere boots from 5s 6d to 13s 6d ($54 in 2009)
Mens tweed suits from 1 pound 10s ($107)
Moleskin trousers from 10s ($9)

BOOTMAKERS, SHOEMAKRS, TAILORS, DRAPERS
Austin R - Boot & Shoes maker/Importer - Willis St
Austin - Shoemaker - John St
Bertram J Draper - Pipitea St
Blaker G Bootmaker - Lambton Quay
Boyd J Tailor - Thorndon Quy
Bradey F Bootmaker - Lambton Quay
Brogan P Shoemaker - Molesworth St
Calcott Mrs Dressmaker - Hill St
Clapham J Bootmaker - Thorndon Quay
Clark W Draper - Lambton Quay
Cook J. H. Tailor - Fraser's Lane
Edge J Bootmaker - Willis St
Foster J Bootmaker - Molesworth St
Gamble Tailor - Ghuznee St
Giesen Edward & co - clothiers - Lambton Quay
Harris Mrs - Milliner - Cuba St
Howe C - Bootmaker - Willis St
Keetley J - Shoemaker - Quin St
Kirkcaldie & Stains - Drapers - Lambton Quay
Leppien Henry - Boot Maker - Willis St
Lowater - Draper - Wellington Tce
Marriott - Tailor - Cuba St
Marriott R - Shoemaker - Molesworth St
Mason W. S. - Draper - Lambton Quay
Matthews A - Shoemaker - Tory St
McClelland T - Bootmaker - Dixon St
McElwain E - Tailor - Ingestre St
McNamara W - Shoemaker - Wingfield Pl
Mitchell J - Shoemaker - Tinakori Rd
Moeller Jacoby & Co - Drapers - Lambton Quay
Moss L - Clothier - Grey St
Moss L - Draper - Lambton Quay
Moxham W - Shoemaker - Molesworth St
Munro J - Shoemaker - Molesworth ST
Oakley W - Tailor - Mulgrave St
Pickett & Co - Drapers - Lambton Quay
Potter W - Shoemaker - Wallace St
Reay J - Bootmaker - Lambton Qu
Rixton R - Shoemaker - Austin St
Roe G - Bootmaker - Murphy St
Smith Miss - Draper - Cuba St
Smith - Shoemaker - Quin St
Stephenson J - Tailor - Tasman St
Taine James J - Draper, Milliner -
Trueman H - Shoemaker - Abel Smith St
Warburton T. K. - Draper - Wellington Tce
Warmoll J - Draper - Willis St
Webster G - Draper - Molesworth St
Willcox Miss - Milliner - Lambton Quay
Wrigley Mrs - Bonnet Maker - Cuba St
Yates Mrs - Dressmaker - Taranaki St

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