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Adolphus Arthur LYFORD & Catherine ROGUSKI, Pirongia

Query by ngairedith

Adolphus Arthur LYFORD (1878-1972) was born 17 Dec 1878 in Kaikoura, a son of George LYFORD (1852-1938) & Eleanor Phoebie LYFORD (1854-1935) (their fathers were brothers, sons of Lawrence LYFORD & Margaret Helena MAYNE)

Adolphus Arthur Lyford
married Catherine 'Kate' ROGUSKI (1877-1963) on 14 June 1900 in Midhurst St., Bishopdale, Christchurch
* Kate was born 1 Nov 1877 in Hokitika, the 1st NZ born child of Francisek 'Michael' Roguski (1839-1903) & Marianna 'Annie DOMBROVSKI (1842-1921), who arrived from Poland on the 'Fritz Reuter' 7 Aug 1876.
NOTE spelling variations when researching this name: Rogacki, Ragutski, Rogucki, Rogutzki

their known children
.. 1
1901 - 1985 Olive May Lyford
born 23 July 1901
Olive died 20 May 1985 aged 83
buried Plot 8, Row A, Block C at Alexandra Cemetery, Pirongia

.. 2
1902 - 1972 James Stanley Lyford
born 27 June 1902
married Thelma Ngaire Phyllis Bernsten (1909-2002) in 1936
James died 27 June 1972 aged 70th birthday
buried Plot 10, Row G, Block C at Alexandra Cemetery (Pirongia)

.. 3
1905 - 1978 Arthur Michael 'Mick' Lyford
born 2 April 1905
Mick died 26 Dec 1978 aged 73
buried Plot 1, Row H, Block C at Alexandra Cemetery (Pirongia)

.. 4
1908 - 1994 Kathleen Annie Lyford
born 26 Aug 1908
married Albert Edward 'Joe' Jensen (1907-1988) in 1934
Kathleen died 1 Jan 1994 aged 86
buried Plot 17, Row F, Block C at Alexandra Cemetery (Pirongia)

.. 5
1914 - 1999 Dorothy Eleanor Mary Lyford
born 27 May 1914
married John Mitchell Munro (1911-1975) in 1937
Dorothy died 8 Feb 1999 aged 84

Catherine Lyford died 31 Oct 1963 aged 85
Arthur Adolphus Lyford died 27 Oct 1972 aged 93
* They are buried Plots 5 & 6, Row A, Block C at Alexandra Cemetery, Pirongia

PHOTO
Catherine Lyford at Pirongia

(husband Arthur on right)
photo taken by Kiwikel 4 May 2013

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by janilye on 2011-11-27 20:00:46

by ayrfan on 2011-11-28 16:07:25

Joseph Roguski 1880-1862 m Louise Adresen (children)Joseph 1907,Michael 1906,Rosalie 1908. Louise Andresen sister is Anna Christina Andresen who married Clause Martin Luders

by ngairedith on 2011-11-28 16:52:33

thank you to you both for all this value information which I am endeavouring to build on. Unfortunately, with such names as these, they are alway misspelt in sources. A number of the Andresen are lost in 'Anderson' etc

by mokopuna on 2011-12-13 20:16:54

I am the grand daughter of Catherine Roguski.I am interested in tracing more of my Roguski ancestors and descendants.
Rosalie Roguski married j.Dravistski and lived in Fitzroy New Plymouth where she died .

by ngairedith on 2011-12-14 04:15:00

see what there is on this tree that might be of help to you

by the way, the spelling of that name is DRAVITZKI

by ford1933 on 2019-04-14 04:37:11

Catherine (kate) (roguski) lyford is the daughter of marianna (ANNIE) (DOMBROSKI) and francisek (MICHAEL) roguski. Catherine married Arthur adolphus (boss)lyford and had 5 children. Olive may, James Stanley, Arthur (mick) Michael, dorothy eleanor Mary, and Kathleen. Catherine, Arthur (boss), olive, James and Arthur (mick) are all buried in pirongia

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