Clifford gage August 1905 - 1986
on 2023-02-25 08:05:32
Riclea has been a Family Tree Circles member since Feb 2023.
You didn't say what you wanted (if anything) but will write some short family history here for your readers.
CLIFTON Gage August was born 26 Aug 1905, the first of 4 children (only son) of William George 'Will' August (1882-1953) & Hermione Aletta 'Minnie' Heathcote (1889-1963).
* Minnie was born in Natal, South Africa to Gage Charles Edward Heathcote & Hermina Aletta Fourie Van Wych.
* Will was born in Lower Hutt to John Samuel August & Lily Edna Clark.
Will & Minnie married 25 Jan 1905 in St Marks, Wakkerstroom, South Africa. The following month they were passengers on the 'Athenic' from Capetown, into Wellington. They settled in Wellington/Lower Hutt and had 2 daughters. They moved to Auckland where William was a Piano Tuner & had their last daughter Betty.
1905 - 1986 Clifton Gage August
. Clifton married Jean Foster McKellow (1907-2003) in 1927
. He died 27 Oct 1986. They are buried in Waikanae cemetery, Kapiti
1907 - 2003 Iris Winifred August
. Iris married Roy Hamilton Berntsen (1903-1989) in 1928
. She died 9 Feb 2002. They are buried Manukau cemetery, Auckland
1909 - 1995 Doris Murley August
. Doris married James Yates Grieve (1900-1976) in 1927
. She died 20 Feb 1995. They are buried Waikumete cemetery, Auckland
1919 - 2017 Betty Elaine Heathcote August
. Betty married Edward Henry Neighbour (1889-1977) in 1941
. She died 25 May 2017. She was cremated Manukau, her ashes may have been scattered at Purewa as Edward's were.
* William George 'Will' August died 22 Feb 1953
* Hermione Aletta 'Minnie' August died 9 Jan 1963
. they are buried together in Otahuhu cemetery, Auckland
Sorry, I have Betty marrying the wrong Edward Henry Neighbour (1889-1977). She had married his son Edward Henry Neighbour (1920-2002) in 1941. They are at Manukau Memorial Gardens
Thank you so much for the information, I’m interested in tracing my fathers family as my father passed away when I was 2yo.