Individual Notes

Note for:   William Henry Bowden,   1873 - 18 FEB 1940         Index

     Date:   19 FEB 1940
     Place:   Karori Cemetery

Individual Note:
     *Marriage Details Date: 1896, Folio No: 1592*

*Death Details Date: 1940, Folio No: 605, Area: Wellington, March quarter*

Probate Record shows Bowden William Henry, Place: Otaki, Occ: Trainer, Court: Palmerston North, Archives Reference: AAOY W3298 0064/40, Probate No: 0064/40, Date Filed: 22/4/1940, Type: Intestate(Letters of Administration), Where: Archives NZ, Wellington

Karori Cemetery Records shows Bowden, William Henry, Date Buried: 19/2/1940, Aged: 67, Occ: Horse Trainer, Address: Otaki, Cemetery: Karori Cemetery, Plot: Karori 170 Z Rom Cath, Map Ref: none shown, Deed Reg No: 1390 B, Buried with Mary Catherine Bowden(wife)

The Evening Post 19th February 1940 shows
Bowden - On February 18, 1940, at Wellington, William Henry, dearly beloved husband of Mary Catherine Bowden, Otaki, and father of William J. and Leo P. Bowden; aged 67 years. R.I.P. Interred Karori Cemetery today

Headstone Reads
In loving memory of
William Henry
beloved husband of
Mary Bowden
Died 18th Feb 1940
Aged 67 years
Mary Catherine
beloved wife of above
Died 16th Jan 1951

Individual Notes

Note for:   Cecil John Frederick Graham,   1936 - 2003         Index

     Place:   Auckland Area

Individual Note:
     Lived in Auckland in 1987

*Birth Details Date: 1936, Folio No: 5653, Area: Wairoa, December quarter*

*Marriage Details Date: 1963, Folio No: 1678*

Individual Notes

Note for:   Gwenyth Graham Known As Gwen Miller,   15 JUN 1912 - 25 FEB 1993         Index

     Date:   6 APR 1993
     Place:   Dannevirke Mangatera Cemetery

Individual Note:
     Elisabeth Gael Pye nee Stewart has Mr and Mrs L. J. Stewart,288 High Street, Dannevirke, 288 crossed out and 274 entered, Home Phone 214 this crossed out and 8969 entered, Office Phone 2649 this crossed out and 8461 entered, Shop Phone 2044, with a note showing 274 High Street sold 1993 to N. Gabbott, in her address book

*Birth Details Date: 1912, Folio No: 3898, Area: Masterton, September quarter*

Birth Certificate shows Date: 15/6/1912, Name: Gwenyth Graham, Father: John Graham Miller, Occ: Fish Culturist, Aged: 32, Birthplace: Muthill, Perthshire, Scotland, Mother: Elizabeth Anna Miller nee Gichard, Aged:33, Birthplace: Fielding, Manawatu, Marriage Date: 20/4/1908 at Wanganui, Informant: John G Miller, father, Masterton, Registered: 15/7/1912

Janet Pye has a book of Gwenyth Graham Stewart called Bible Stories for Children published 1919 Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, London, Edinburgh, New York
Inscription is "Church of the Epiphany Sunday School, Kuripuni, Masterton. Presented to Gwenyth Graham Miller 1st prize for good conduct, good attendance and lesson well learnt for the year ending December 1922"

*Marriage Details Date: 1935, Folio No: 7988*

Marriage Certificate Shows, Folio No 59, 10 September 1935, St Matthews Church, Masterton; Leonard James Stewart, Age: 27, Occ: Plumber, Bachelor, Birthplace: Dannevirke, Residence: Present: Dannevirke, Usual: Dannevirke, Father: Leonard Vincent Stewart, Plumber, Mother: May Stewart nee Bott; Gwenyth Graham Miller, Age: 23, Occ: Blank, Spinster, Birthplace: Masterton, Residence: Present: Masterton, Usual: Masterton, Father: John Graham Miller, Fish Culturist, Mother: Elizabeth Anna Miller nee Gichard
Witnesses J H Register 65 High St Dannevirke, Painter; M J Miller Pownall St, Masterton, Denomination: Church of England

St George's Chapel at St Matthews Church, collapsed on the 24th June 1942 from an earthquake. As the whole Church was threatening to collapse, army engineers were called in to demolish the whole church

1949 Pahiatua General Roll shows Stewart, Gwenyth Graham, 288 High St, Dannevirke, married

Hastings District Council Record shows Stewart Gwenyth Graham, Date of Death: 25/2/1993, Aged: 80, Address: Pakowhai Road, Hastings, Occ: Widow, Cremation, Funeral Director: Tong & Peryer

Tararua District Council Records shows Stewart, Gwenyth Graham, Date of Death: 25/2/1993, Date Interred: 6/4/1993, Last Address: Gracelands Rest Home, Hastings, Aged: 80, Occ: Widow, Cemetery: Mangatera, Section: Main, Block: LD, Plot Number: 50, Interment Type: Ashes, Ashes interred with Leonard James Stewart

The Hawkes Bay Herald Tribune 26th February 1993 shows
Stewart Gwenyth Graham (Gwen). - Late of Dannevirke. On February 25, 1993, at Napier Hospital, dearly loved wife of the late Jim, loved mother and mother in law of Judith (Clive) and Gael and Jamie Pye (Pinehaven) and loved Gran of Jim, Elsa and Eamonn, Jan and Jim. In her 81st year.
A service for Gwen will be held in St Francis Co-Operating Church, Ferry Road, Clive, on Monday, March 1, 1993, at 1.30 pm, thereafter private cremation. In lieu of floral tribute a donation to the St John Ambulance Appeal, P O Box 485, Hastings, would be appreciated and may be left in the church foyer. Messages to Stewart Family, C/- P O Box 967, Hastings. - Tong and Peryer Limited, FDANZ