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children of Amy Lewis/Lorigan/Lawrence - Feilding

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AMY LEWIS (1859-1922)
born: 18 Oct 1859 in Kington, Herefordshire, England
parents: Gwynne James Lewis (1828-1904) & Ann James (1831-1914). From Ireland, buried Mangaoranga & Terrace End

Amy married:
JAMES MONTAGUE Lorigan (1859-) on 4 Feb 1882 in Napier
* James was born 6 Oct 1859 in Taradale, Napier, 1st of 10 children of BARTHOLOMEW Lorigan (1827-1881) & Bridget Mary Ellis (1841-1924) from Ireland

children of AMY & James
.. 1
1883 - 1946 James 'Stanley' Lorigan

born: 3 Jan 1883 in Palmerston North
married: Margaret Jane Bradley (1889-1924) in 1910 as 'Lawrence'
* They lived at Makirikiri. Margaret was buried 11 Sep 1924 at Aramoho
married: Sylvia Satherley (1901-1954) in 1926
* daughter of Alfred Satherley & Ellen Satherley (their fathers were brothers)
died: 25 Oct 1946 in Wanganui
* Stanley died as Stanley James Lawrence. His residence was listed as still at Makirikiri
buried: 28 Oct 1946 at Aramoho Cemetery

.. 2
1884 - 1936 Gilbert 'Lewis' Lorigan

born: 12 Feb 1884 in Palmerston North
married: Edith Mary Bush (1884-1936) 17 Jan 1905
* Gilbert married as Gilbert Samson Lorigan Lawrence
died: 5 May 1936 Palmerston North (the month before Edith)
* Gilbert died as Gilbert Lewis Lawrence
buried: together Plot 64, Block 5, Area C at Kelvin Grove

* Death not found in NZ (at this time) for James Lorigan. He was still alive in 1924 (aged 65) when his mother Bridget died.
* The 2 Lorigan children later became 'Lawrence', Amy's second partner, this usually only happens if deserted or divorced.
* No divorce found for Amy & James
* There is no marriage record (at this time) for Amy and Edward Lawrence
* Conclusion, Amy & Edward never married
* Records will change as info is found

Amy partnered:
* Born in England, possibly Islington, London

children of AMY & Edward
.. 3
1890 - 1904 Norah Amy Lawrence

born: 7 Feb 1890
died: 6 March 1904 in Apiti aged 14
buried: in Apiti cemetery
Feilding Star, 7 March 1904
The funeral of the late daughter of Mr and Mrs E. Lawrence will leave the residence of the latter, Coal Creek, at 2p.m. to-morrow (Tuesday) for the Apiti cemetery

.. 4
1891 - 1969 Florence Hilda Lawrence

born: 8 August 1891 in Manawatu
married: Sidney Raymond Shirley (1893-1932) 1921
died: 15 March 1969 aged 77
* Sidney was a Police Constable in New Plymouth. He died 21 April 1932 aged 38
Manawatu Standard. 22 April 1932
NEW PLYMOUTH - The death occurred in hospital this morning of Constable Raymond Shirley, aged 38, from the effects of poisoning believed to be self-administered
Florence died: 10 May 1956 in New Plymouth aged 46
buried: Plot 16, Row D Te Henui

.. 5
1894 - 1964 Mabel Elsie Lawrence

born: 21 May 1894 in Manawatu
married: James Stewart (1898-1964) 1923
* James died 1 Aug 1964 aged 66
Mabel died: 1 Aug 1964 (same day) aged 70
buried Plot 823, Row 15, Block 3 at Feilding
James and Mabel STEWART
Together With The Lord

.. 6
1896 - 1984 Ralph Neville Lawrence

born: 13 Dec 1896 in Hunterville
married: Ivy 'Caroline' Elizabeth Short (1899-1973) 1916
died: 5 Aug 1984 in Wanganui
buried Plot 467 Aramoho

.. 7
1897 - 1963 Victor Richmond Lawrence

born: 1 Oct 1897
married: Leah Emma Avison (1899-1980) 1924
died: 9 Aug 1963 aged 65
buried Feilding Plot 27, Block 2, Row 117
In loving memory of
Victor Richmond Lawrence
Died 9th August 1963 Aged 65 years
Dearly beloved husband of
Leah Lawrence
Died 12th January 1980 aged 80 years

.. 8
1900 - 1975 Roy Horatio Lawrence
born: 10 Sep 1899 Rewa
married: Ethel Hayden (1904-2007) in
* Occupation: Stock Agent
died: 25 Jan 1975 in Hastings
buried: Havelock North cemetery
In Loving Memory of
Roy Horatio Lawrence
10 Sep 1899 - 25 Jan 1975
... AND
Ethel (nee Hayden)
28 Jan 1904 - 10 Dec 2007
Loved parents of Peg, Rod, Judy

Amy Lawrence died aged 63
Feilding Star, 11 May 1922
The death took place this morning, after a long illness, of Mrs Lawrence, wife of Mr E. Lawrence, of Feilding. Mr and Mrs Lawrence came to New Zealand 30 years ago from England and had resided at Taonui, Rewa and Feilding. To mourn the loss of their mother there are five sons and two daughters. The sons are: Messrs Stanley (Wanganui), Gilbert (Levin), Ralph (Waituna), Victor and Roy (Feilding) and the daughters Mrs Shirley (Palmerston North) and Mabel (Feilding)
In Loving Memory Of
Our Darling Mother
Amy Lawrence
Died May 11th 1922
Aged 62 Years
Amy was buried Block 3, Row 8 on 11 May 1922, Feilding cemetery as Lawrence

EDWARD ERNEST Lawrence died aged 78
Manawatu Standard, 21 Jan 1939

The death of Mr Edward Ernest Lawrence, of Feilding, occurred suddenly yesterday morning, at the age of 78 years. The deceased gentleman, who had complained of pains in his chest, was walking along the footpath in Bailey Street, Feilding, in company with a friend when he apparently suffered a heart attack and collapsed. He passed away almost immediately, before medical aid could be summoned.
Born in England, Mr Lawrence came to New Zealand many years ago and at various times was engaged in farming activities at Taonui, Coal Creek and Rewa prior to coming to Feilding to live in retirement. Mrs Lawrence predeceased her husband some years ago. Deceased leaves four sons and two daughters - Messrs Stanley Lawrence (Wanganui), Victor Lawrence (Feilding), Roy Lawrence (Martinborough), Ralph Lawrence (Rangiwahia) and Mesdames J. Stewart and Shirley (Feilding). The funeral took place today at the Feilding Cemetery.
Edward was buried Block 3, Row 6 20 Jan 1939, Feilding cemetery as Laurence

Amy's Headstone At Feilding
In Loving Memory Of
Our Darling Mother
Amy Lawrence
Died May 11th 1922
Aged 62 Years

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