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John Massy STACPOOLE - Woodville New Zealand 1800s

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John Stacpoole was born in Valletta, the capital city of Malta
- he was the son of Henry Stacpoole and Elizabeth Newell
- he married Emily Chadwick on 12th July 1881
- she was a daughter of John Chadwick of Beach House, Pahi (Northland)

Their (known) children were:
Eve Stacpoole
30th Sep 1884 - 1971 aged 87
- she did not marry (not verified)
Percy Stacpoole
12th May 1886 - 1st Aug 1955 aged 69
- he married Olive Lansdell 19th Jan 1917
- she was the daughter of Isaac Lansdell of Littlemount, Bracknell, Tasmania
- he went to school in Napier
- he was a Lieutenant in the NZ Militia
- he was a Chartered Accountant in Auckland
Harry Stacpoole
1888 - 18th July 1890 aged 2
May Stacpoole
4th May 1890 - 11th October 1982 (not verified)
Kathleen Stacpoole
7th Jul 1892 - October 1978 aged 86
- she married Herbert Thompson 1933
- only son of Robert Thompson of Snaith, East Riding of Yorkshire and later Christchurch, New Zealand
Sydney Harold Stacpoole
1893 - 5th Aprl 1972 aged 79
- he did not marry (not verified)
- he went to school in Napier
Ida Stacpoole
1895 Morere, Hawkes Bay - 4th Jul 1953 aged 58
- she married Leonard Wood, JP of Napier in 1919
- he was the second son of Samuel Wood of Napier
- their son Russell Wood, NZ417140, was a Pilot Officer with the Royal New Zealand Air Force, 44 Squadron, was killed in action in WWII and buried Nederweert War Cemetery, Limburg, Netherlands

* John had a General Store in Woodville
* he helped form, and was one of the Stewards of, the Woodville District Jockey Club
* he was an officer in the Lodge Ruahine, No 80, NZC (It began under the EC as No 2178, later to change to 80 NZC)

From the EVENING POST - 29th May 1893
A Farmers Co-operative Association is being formed in Woodville, the furnishing business of R.E. Grinlinton and the general stores of John Massey (sic) Stacpoole and W.L. Grinlinton being amalgamated for that purpose
- In 1894 the Co-op was in liquidation

John had a close working relationshop with
Robert Eldon Grinlinton

John was 46 when he died
- more deatils can be seen here:
John Massy Stacpoole

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