Individual Notes

Note for:   Charles Husk,   ABT 1827 -          Index

Individual Note:
     Occupation: Tailor, from Mary Ann Bott Nee Husk's Death Certificate

Born circa 1827 in St Helier, Jersey, Channel Island details from C W Bott's Ancestry Record

1881 British Census Record shows
Charles Husk, Relation: Head, Marital Status: Married, Gender: Male, Aged: 54, Birthplace: England, Occ: Tailor, Dwelling: 35 Havre Des Pas, Census Place: St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

Individual Notes

Note for:   Naomi Hobbs,   1848 - 13 JUL 1922         Index

     Date:   15 JUL 1922
     Place:   Karori Cemetery

Individual Note:
     Place of Birth from Naomi Pankhurst's Will Document

*Free BDM Records show Date Marriage Registered: June 1873, District: Tunbridge, Names: Charles Pankhurst and Naomi Hobbs, Volume: 2a, Page: 858*

Charles and Naomi Pankhurst arrived in New Zealand on the ship "Waikato". It sailed from Plymouth on 24/3/1874 and arrived Wellington 11/7/1874
Names as shown on Passenger List
Charles Pankhurst, Aged: 23, Kent, Farm Labourer
Naomi Pankhurst, Aged: 26

The Evening Post 2nd September 1896 shows
Trinity Church Bazaar.
Very good business was done at the bazaar opened in the Skating Rink yesterday in aid of the funds of Trinity Wesleyan Church, Newtown. The following are the stall-holder:— Crinkled Paper Stall — Mrs. ? Youmans, Mrs. Boyd, and the Misses Scott and Cooper. Fancy Goods Stall — Mesdames Ward, Norbury, Luxford and Pitcher. Clothing Stall — Mesdames Hosking, Green Lockwood, Long, and Gamble. General Stall — Mesdames Bell, Overend, and Henderson, and Mr. Ridge. Tea Room— Mesdames Blick and Chinchen. Refreshment Stall — Mesdames Pankhurst, Amos, Boxall, and Martin. Flower Stall — Mrs. Hall, Misses Brailsford, Hutchings, Ross, and others. Toffee Stall — Mrs. Goodwin, Misses Goodwin and Mason. Table Decorations — Mrs. Kreeft, the Misses Watson, and Mr. D. W. Hall. A collection of shells lent by Miss J. Youmans is in charge of Misses Gibbs, Pankhurst, and Wright, and Mr. G. Norbury. The table decorations, which are very beautiful, were a great attraction. Mesdames Robinson and Hallowes and Miss Greenwood have been chosen to judge the doll-dressing contest. A Christmas tree has been arranged by Mrs Kinniburgh, Misses Brown, Thompson, and others. A bran tub is in charge of Misses Boxall, Carman, and Green. There are several "side-shows." Tableaux vivants were performed last evening, and others will be shown to-night, the subjects being advertised elsewhere. Jupp's Band played last night.

*Death Details Date: 1922, Folio No: 2371*

Karori Cemetery Records shows Pankhurst, Naomi, Age: 74, Address: Nikau St, Wellington, Occ: Widow, Date Buried: 15/7/1922, Plot: Karori 317 M Public2, Map Ref: 18 WHN, Buried with Charles Husk Bott(son in law), Annie Elizabeth Bott(daughter) and Charles Pankhurst(husband)

Probate Record shows Naomi Pankhurst, Place: Wellington, Occ: Widow, Court: Wellington, Archives Reference: AAOM 6029 32517, Probate No: 32517, Date Filed: 21/7/1922, Type: Will, Archives NZ, Wellington

The Evening Post 13th July 1992 shows
Pankhurst - On the 13th July, 1922, at her residence, Kent House, Nikau-street, Wellington, Naomi, relict of the late Charles Pankhurst; aged 74 years. "Until the day breaks"

Headstone Reads
Charles Pankhurst dearly loved husband of Naomi Pankhurst
who fell asleep May 30th 1922
Aged 72
He giveth his beloved sleep
Naomi Pankhurst dearly loved wife of Charles Pankhurst
who fell asleep July 13th 1922
Aged 74
Blessed are the dead that die in the lord
(small stone in the plot)
Annie Elizabeth Bott
(Nothing on headstone for Charles Husk Bott)

Individual Notes

Note for:   Elsie Catherine Bagge,   ABT 1897 - 24 FEB 1984         Index

     Date:   27 FEB 1984
     Place:   Dannevirke Mangatera Cemetery

Individual Note:
     *Marriage Details Date: 1920, Folio No: 5246*

1949 Pahiatua General Roll shows Stewart, Elsie Catherine, 11 Queens St, Dannevirke, married

*Death Details Date: 1984, Folio No: 1882, Aged: 87, Area: Dannevirke*

Tararua Cemetery Record shows Stewart, Elsie Catherine, Date of Death: 24/2/1984, Date of Funeral: 27/2/1984, Aged 87, Address: 1 Nelson St, Flat B, Dannevirke, Occ: Widow, Internal Plot No: 12564, Cemetery: Mangatera, Section: Main, Block: BI, Plot No: 8

Individual Notes

Note for:   Michael O'Shea,    - 1910         Index

Individual Note:
     *Marriage Details Date: 1897, Folio No: 3919 - Date of Marriage 13/10/1897 from Marriage Registration*

1901 NZPO Directory shows O'Shea Michael, Karori

The Evening Post 10th February 1902
Hannah O'Shea was granted an order of separation from her husband, Michael O'Shea

Died between 20/12/1909 and 1/2/1910 as signed a document relating to Hannah O'Shea formerly Kearney nee Kelly Estate on the 20/12/1909 and then it's noted in another document dated 1/2/1910 that he is deceased
- Can see no Death Registration in New Zealand around 1910


Found below need to prove this relates to the Michael O'Shea who married Hannah Kearney in 1897

No Birth Registration for Daniel but born circa 1869 from Age at Death

*Birth Details Date: 1876, Registration No: 1876/753, Name: James O'Shea, Father: Michael, Mother: Ellen*

*Birth Details Date: 1878, Registration No: 1878/1056, Name: Michael O'Shea, Father: Michael, Mother: Ellen*

The Evening Post 16th December 1878
O'Shea - On the 15th December, at Makara, Michael O'Shea, aged 32 years

New Zealand Tablet 20th December 1878
On the 15th December, at Makara, Wellington, Michael O'Shea, aged 32 years, a native of the County Kerry, Ireland
- so born circa 1846

*Marriage Details Date: 1884, Folio No: 326, Names: William Hitchcox and Ellen O'Shea*

The Evening Post 5th November 1897
O'Shea - On 5th November, 1897, at the Wellington Hospital, Daniel, eldest son of the Michael O'Shea, of Makara; aged 28 years. R.I.P.

The Evening Post 6th November 1897
Funeral Notice
The Friends of the late Mr. Daniel O'Shea are respectfully invited to attend his Funeral, which will leave the residence of Mrs. Kearney, Tinakori-road, Tomorrow (Sunday), 7th November, 1897, at 2 p.m., for the Karori Cemetery
Flyger & Wilson,
Sanitary Undertakers, 20, Cuba-street, Telephone 1073

Karori Cemetery Headstone
In loving memory of Daniel O'Shea died 5 November 1897 aged 28 years
May his soul rest in peace
Not gone from memory
Not gone from love
but gone to his fathers home above
yet again we hope to meet thee when the day of life is fled
and in heaven to greet thee where no farewell tears are shed
Erected by his loving mother
Also Michael O'Shea died 31 May 1920 Interred Sydney aged 42 years
Thy will be done
And James O'Shea died 16 August 1917 at Napier aged 41 years R.I.P.
In loving memory of Ellen O'Shea beloved wife of William Hitchcox who died at Nelson 22 February 1925 aged 77 years
Grant eternal rest O Lord
In loving memory of William Hitchcox died 17 November 1926 in his 77 years

Probate Daniel O'Shea, Place: Wellington, Occ: Settler, Date of Death: 5/11/1897, AAOM 6029 6367, Filed: 14/2/1899, Intestate, Archives NZ, Wellington

Probate Michael O'Shea, Place: Sydney, Occ: Labourer, AAOM 6029 30452, Filed: 21/2/1921, Archives NZ, Wellington

Probate Ellen Hitchcox, Place: Nelson, AAOO 17072 W5410 2164, Filed: 13/3/1925, Will, Archives NZ, Wellington

Probate William Hitchcox, Place: Nelson, Occ: Miner, AAOO 17072 W5410 2290, Filed: 22/11/1926, Will, Archives NZ, Wellington