Individual Notes

Note for:   Roy Henry John Haines,   ABT 1913 - 24 MAR 1943         Index

     Place:   Sfax War Cemetery, Tunisia

Individual Note:
     Died before 1974 and Name from Herbert William Henry Haines's Death Notice

Commonwealth War Graves Commission shows Roy Henry John Haines, Nationality: New Zealand, Rank: Sapper, Regiment/Service: New Zealand Engineers, Unit Text: 8 Field Coy., Age: 30, Date of Death: 24/03/1943, Service No: 397213, Additional information: Son of Herbert William Henry Haines and of Ida Sophia Haines (nee Rose), of Wellington City, New Zealand, Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead, Grave/Memorial Reference: X. D. 15, Cemetery: Sfax War Cemetery, Tunisia

The Evening Post 5th April 1943 shows
Haines Roy H. J. Sapper - Killed in action, loved brother and brother in law of Florence and Sid; aged 30 years. Deeply regretted

EP 6/4/1943
Roll of Honour
Haines Roy Henry John, Sapper - Killed in action March 24, 1943, dearly beloved eldest son of Mr. H. W. H. Haines and the late Mrs. S. A. Haines (formerly of Royal St., Berhampore) and dearly loved brother of Florence, Tom, and Leslie; aged 39 years.
"His duty nobly done"

The Evening Post 10th April 1943 shows
New Zealand Roll of Honour
Haines, Sapper Roy H. J. - Killed in action, beloved friend of Mrs. K. Hughes and family

Individual Notes

Note for:   Avis Freida Knowles,   28 AUG 1918 - 3 FEB 1985         Index

     Date:   28 FEB 1985
     Place:   Wharerangi Servicemens Cemetery, Napier

Individual Note:
     Name from Ernest Noel Dawson Will Documents

*1st Marriage Details Date: 1940, Folio No: 8416*

*2nd Marriage Details Date: 1949, Folio No: 11896, Names: Lionel Bruce Dawson and Avis Freida Bulford/Knowles*

1957 Napier Main Roll shows Dawson Avis Freida, 133 Nelson Cres, Married

*Death Details Date: 1985, Folio No: 3361, Date of Birth: 28/8/1918, Area: Napier*

Hastings Cremation Record shows Avis Freida Dawson, Date of Death: 3/2/1985, Aged: 67, District: Taradale, Funeral Director: Dunstalls

Napier Cemetery Details Avis Freida Dawson, Date of Death: 3/2/1985, Date of Burial: 28/2/1985, Aged: 67, Cemetery: Wharerangi Servicemens Section, Row: 14, Plot: 80, Buried with Lionel Bruce Dawson(husband), spoke to Sexton 20/1/2006

The Daily Telegraph 4th February 1985 shows
Dawson Avis Freida. On February 3, 1985, at her home. Beloved wife of the late Lionel and loved mother and mother-in-law of Brian and Lindsay, Maureen, Bruce and Gillian, Denis and Marjorie, Murray and Lorraine and loved by her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Aged 67 years. A service will be held at Dunstall's Chapel, Edwardes Street, Napier, tomorrow, Tuesday, at 2pm, followed by private cremation. All messages to Flat 2/133 Guppy Road, Taradale. Dunstall's Funeral Services Ltd, FDANZ, Napier
Dawson Avis Freida. On February 3, 1985, at her home. In loving memory of my dear mum and friend. Her loving daughter Maureen. At rest at last.
Dawson Avid Freida. On February 3, 1985, at her home. In loving memory of our dear nan. Glen and Tracey, Bo and Carla, Erin and Bob and Leanne and Trevor.
Dawson Avid Freida. Dearly loved and missed mother and grandmother of Bruce, Gillian, Sarah and Lucy.
Dawson Avis Freida. On February 3, 1985, at her home. In loving memory of our dear mother and grandmother. Dennis, Majorie and children.
Dawson Avis Freida. On February 3, 1985, at her home. Much loved nanny of Amy and Rowan. Fond memories always.
Dawson Avis Freida. In loving memory of our dearly loved sister and sister-in-law, the late Verna and Tom, Dulcie, Enid and Charles, Sandy and Vera.
The Daily Telegraph 5th February 1985 shows
Dawson Avis Freida. On February 3, 1985 at her home. Loved sister and sister-in-law of Enid and Charles Fussell. Private cremation was held today.

Individual Notes

Note for:   William James Bott,   24 OCT 1851 - 27 JAN 1921         Index

     Date:   28 JAN 1921
     Place:   Dannevirke Mangatera Cemetery

Individual Note:
     Name shows as William H Bott on St Helier's Census Records1871

1871 Channel Islands Census shows
Name: Bott William H, Age in 1871: 19, Birthplace: Guernsey, Channel Islands, Relationship: Son, Residence: 18 Hill Street, Civil Parish: St Helier, Occ: Paperhanger

William Bott arrived by himself on the "Soukar". It departed 22/8/1874 from London and arrived Wellington 2/12/1874,
Name as on Passenger List,
Bott, William., 22, Guernsey, Paper Hanger

1885 Wellington Electoral Roll shows William James Bott, Wordsworth Street, Painter

1893 Electoral Roll shows William Bott, Number: 1231, Electorate: Wellington, Voting Qualification: Residential, Residential Address: Crawford St, Occupation: Painter          

1896-1897 Wises shows Bott William, Douglas Wallace Street, Wellington

1910 Wises shows Bott, William James, Painter, 4 Park St, Wellington South

1910 Wises street location shows Park St (south), 4, Bott William James, painter

*Death Date: 1921, Folio No: 329, Area: Dannevirke, March quarter*

Death Certificate shows When and Where Died: 27/1/1921, Dannevirke, Occ: Painter, Aged: 69, Cause of Death: Morbus Cordis and Cirrhosis of Kidneys, 1 year, Coma, 3 hours, Medical Attendant: J S Beadie?, Last saw deceased: 26/1/1921, Father: Nicholas John Bott, Occ: Painter, Mother: Isabella Bott nee Lovel, When and Where Buried: 28/1/1921, Mangatera, Minister and Religion of Minister: G B Stephenson, Anglican, Birthplace: Guernsey, How long in NZ: over 40 years, Where married: Jersey, What age: 21, Husbands name: Mary Ann Husk, Age of Widow: 68, Issues(children) Ages and Sex if Living: Males, 47, 43, 40, 39, 35, 31, 29, Females, 45, 41, 37, 37 (twins), Informant: Allan Anderson, Undertaker, Dannevirke

Tararua Cemetery Records show Bott William James, Date of Death: 27/1/1929, Date of Funeral: 28/1/1929, Last Address: Dannevirke, Aged: 69, Occ: Painter, Cemetery: Mangatera, Section: Main, Block: R, Section/Plot No: 31, Buried with Mary Ann Bott(wife)

The Dannevirke Evening News, 27th January 1921 shows
Death Notice
Bott - At High street Dannevirke on 27 January 1921: William James Bott aged 60 years
Funeral Notice
The Friends of the late William J. Bott are respectfully informed that the funeral will leave the residence of Mr S. Bott at 3pm Tomorrow (Friday) for Mangatera Cemetery
Anderson & Son, Undertakers
The death occurred last night in Dannevirke of a highly respected residence in the person of Mr W. J. Bott, father of the well-known Dannevirke family of that name. The late Mr Bott was an old Colonist, arriving at Wellington 44 years ago in the ship "Shuzucker?". With the exception of the last four years, which were spent here, the deceased had resided for the whole period at Wellington where he was engaged in business. A grown up family is left to mourn their loss, and will have sincere sympathy of many friends in their bereavement. They were Mrs T Hodder, Hutt, Mrs B Fraser, Wellington, Mrs A Clark, Wellington, Mrs L V Stewart, Dannevirke, Mr W H Bott, Wanganui, Mr C H Bott, Wellington, Mr F L Bott, Dargaville, Mr A J Bott Raetihi, Messrs F G Bott, S E Bott & T W Bott, Dannevirke

Headstone Reads
Left Side
In loving memory of
William James
beloved husband of
Mary Ann Bott
Died Jan 27, 1921
Aged 69 years
Right Side
In loving memory of
Mary Ann Bott
beloved wife of
William James Bott
Died March 9?, 1937
Aged 85 years