Individual Notes

Note for:   Leo Patrick Bowden,   1907 - 20 AUG 1978         Index

     Place:   Auckland

Date of Death from LDS Family Group Record

*Birth Details Date: 1907, Folio No: 3719, Area: Wellington, September quarter*

*Marriage Details Date: 1939, Folio No: 16552*

1951 lived in Wanganui, from Mary Catherine Death Notice

1972 lived in Auckland, from William John Bowden Death Notice

*Death Details Date: 1978, Aged 71, Area: Auckland, 1 Folio No: 6267, Name: Leo Patrick Bowden*

Probate Record shows Bowden Leo Patrick, Place: Auckland, Occ: Insurance Agent, Court: Auckland, Archives Reference: BBAE 1570 1082/78, Probate No: 1082/78, Date Filed: 27/4/1978, Type: Will, Where: Archives NZ, Auckland

Individual Notes

Note for:   Estella Rewa Mahi Bowden Known As Judy Bowden,   9 SEP 1922 - 19 NOV 1997         Index

Individual Note:
     Married before 1972

1972 lived in Strathmore, from William John Bowden Death Notice

1988 lived in Miramar, from Amiria Bowden Death Notice

Full Name from LDS Family Group Record

*Birth Details Date: 1922, Folio No: 6393, Area: Otaki, December quarter*

*1st Marriage Details Date: 1949, Folio No: 7945, Names: Stella Rewa Bowden and Hugh Galbraith*

*2nd Marriage Details Date: 1967, Folio No: 10724, Names: Estella Rewa Galbraith nee Bowden and Keith Hansen*

1975 Miramar Main Roll shows Hansen Estella Rewa, 39 Cavendish Square, Housewife

1987 Miramar Electoral Roll shows Hansen Estella Rewa, 15A Byron Street, Retired

Individual Notes

Note for:   Stephen Edgar Roy Graham,   28 APR 1964 - 7 FEB 1966         Index

     Date:   10 FEB 1966
     Place:   Karori Cemetery

Individual Note:
     *Birth Details Date: 1964, Folio No: 5172, Mother: Marlene D, Area: Invercargill*

*Death Details Date: 1966, Folio No: 2 3093, Aged: 1, Area: Wellington*

The Evening Post 9 February 1966 shows
Graham, Stephen Edgar - On Feb, 7, 1966(accidentally downed), at Lower Hutt, dearly loved only child of Marlene and Paul Graham, 67 Riverside Drive., Lower Hutt; aged 18 months. A Service will be held in St. Paul's Church, Waiwhetu Rd., Lower Hutt, Tomorrow (Thursday), Feb. 10, 1966, at 11.30am thereafter interment at Karori Cemetery. Gee and Hickton, Ltd
Graham, Stephen - Accidentally downed, Feb 7, 1966, dearly loved wee great-grandson of Mrs Ashby, and nephew of Arthur and Myra and cousin of Catherine and Lillian
Graham, Baby Stephen, dearly-loved wee grandson of Mrs D Lewes, and loved nephew of Carol, Stephen, and Debbie, accidentally downed Feb 7, 1966; aged 18 months
Graham Stephen Edgar Roy - Dearly-loved nephew of Colin and Doreen Smith, Tawa (accidental downed), Deeply regretted by Colin, Doreen and family
Graham Stephen - In loving memory of our dear nephew and cousin, who downed on Feb. 7 - inserted by Carol, John and Maria

Individual Notes

Note for:   William John Known As Bill Or Billy Bowden,   1897 - 31 JAN 1972         Index

     Date:   3 FEB 1972
     Place:   Otaki Cemetery

Individual Note:
     *Birth Record for a William John Bowden dated 1896 shows Folio No: 2769*

Lived in Nelson. Place lived and name confirmed off Mary Catherine (mother) death notice in The Evening Post 1951

*Marriage Details Date: 1919, Folio No: 7810, Names: William John Bowden and Millicent Gilbert*

*Death Details Date: 1972, Aged: 75, Area: Levin, Folio No: 3052*

Otaki Cemetery Records shows Bowden, William John, Date Died: none shown, Cemetery: Otaki, Cemetery Block & Area: Public Cemetery, Lawn, Plot No: 106, Buried with Bowden, Amiria Tahu Whenua(wife)

Rang Sexton at Kapiti Cemeteries 1/8/2004, Date of Interment: 3/2/1972

The Evening Post 1st February 1972 shows
Bowden, William John, of 5 Raukawa St, Otaki.- On Jan 31st 1972, at Wellington Hospital, beloved husband of Millie, dearly-loved father of Vince (Elsdon), Mahi (Mrs Hansen, Strathmore), Peggy (Mrs McConachy, Mt Maunganui), Millicent (Mrs Ford, Palmerston North) and Leo (Wairakei), loved brother of Leo (Auckland) and beloved grandfather and great-grandfather; aged 75 years. RIP. Requiem mass will be celebrated at St Mary's Catholic Church, Otaki, on Thursday, Feb 3, 1972, at 2pm, thereafter at Otaki Lawn Cemetery. The Rosary will be recited Wed evening at 7.30. Harveys' Funeral Service, Levin
Bowden, Bill, of 5 Raukawa St, Otaki - On Jan 31, 1972, at Wellington Hospital, loved father of Mahi (Judy), Mrs Hansen, father-in-law of Keith (Wellington), grandfather of Judith (Mrs McColough, Sydney), Hugh (Wellington), great grandfather of Graham and Nathan (Sydney). Sadly missed by all. Many thanks for the kindness of doctors and nursing staff of Ward 22

Headstone Reads
In loving memory of
William John Bowden
Died 31st January 1972
Aged 75 years
and his beloved wife
Amiria (Millie) Bowden
Died 18th April 1988
Aged 88 years