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Gustaf Henry SUNDGREN + Clara RICHARDSON - Lower Hutt

Journal by ngairedith

Gustaf Henry SUNDGREN (1851-1935)
married in 1898 (possibly in Lower Hutt) to:
Clara RICHARDSON (1869-1926)
- they lived at 69 Waterloo road, Lower Hutt

their known children:

... 1
1899 - 1976 Eric Gustav Sundgren

- Eric was a Landscape Gardener
- he married Florence Etaro FUKUTOME in 1921
- they livd at 'Ferndale', Homewood Avenue, Karori. Their gardens were opened to visitors, functions and Garden Parties ... "The garden, which extends over an acre, is one of the most interesting in Wellington, and is the creation of Mr Sundgren himself. In a gentle gully stepping down from the road there are fish pools, an aviary, a glowworm cave, fern rockeries, and an alpine rockery, ornamental bridges, and rustic seats. Native trees, including many rare ferns flank the pathways, and elsewhere are running water, geyers, jets of water that look like smoke in imitation of the thermal regions. A swimming pool and a tennis court are other attractions in a garden which never fails to delight"
- Eric died aged 77

... 2
1901 - 1994 Grace Beatrice Sundgren

- Grace married John Duncan MURRAY (1899-1974) in 1929

... 3
1902 - 1903 Roland Edward Ewart Sundgren

- Roland died aged 12 weeks

... 4
1903 - 1918 Chloe Signe Gustafva Sundgren

- Chloe died aged 15 during the Flu Pandemic
23 Nov 1918 Mr and Mrs Sundgren and Family, of Waterloo-road, Lower Hutt, tender their heartfelt Thanks to the many kind friends and the public of Lower Hutt for their great kindness and practical sympathy, and numerous letters received in their recent sad bereavement and sickness

... 5
1905 - 1942 Noel George Sundgren

- Noel married Violet Myrtle Amy HUNTER in 1929
- Noel was a Market Gardener
- he died aged 37 by drowning at Otaki Beach while trying to save his daughter

... 6
1906 - 1985 William Ewart Sundgren

- William was a Blacksmith & Process Worker
- William died aged 78

... 7
1907 - 1999 Alfred Roland Sundgren

- Alfred died aged 92

... 8
1908 1999 Clara Amy Alfhilda Sundgren
- Clara married Walter Annan DICKSON in 1929
15 July 1929 at Knox Presbyterian Church, Lower Hutt, by the Rev Mr McCaw, Walter A., second son of Mt and Mrs W. Dickson, of Gisborne, to Clara, daughter of Mr H. Sundgren, of Lower Hutt
- Clara died aged 90

... 9
1910 - 1929 Ruth Esther Sundgren
- Ruth died aged 19
18 Jan 1929 at her parents' residence, 69 Waterloo road, Lower Hutt (suddenly), Ruth Esther, youngest daughter of H. Sundgren; aged 19 years. "Absent from the body. At home with the Lord"
The Funeral will leave her parents' residence for the cemetery, Taita

13 May 1926, at Wellington Hospital, after a long illness, Clara, beloved wife of H. Sundgren; aged 57 years. "For ever with the Lord"
4 Sep 1935, at Palmerston North, Gustaf Henry Sundgred, after a short illness (late of Waterloo Road, Lower Hutt); in his 85th year. "For ever with the Lord"

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