Individual Notes

Note for:   Eleanor Doris Theobold,   1911 - 6 FEB 2002         Index

     Date:   4 MAY 2002
     Place:   Ashes Interred, Inglewood Cemetery

Individual Note:
     *Birth Details Date: 1911, Folio No: 5480, Area: Taihape, December quarter*

1963 Stratford Main Roll shows Gichard Eleanor Doris, Windsor Rd, Inglewood, married

*Marriage Details Date: 1934, Folio No: 4951, Names William George Gichard and Eleanor Doris Therbald (Unsure correct spelling of last name)*

New Plymouth Cemetery records show Eleanor Doris Gichard, Date of Death: 6/2/2002, Date of Burial: 4/5/2002, Saturday at 11.00am, Aged: 90, Address: Marinoto Rest Home, Inglewood, Plot Location: Cremation Area, Block: G1, Plot: 13, Type: Ashes Buried, Next of Kin: Ivy M. McKay(daughter), Hursthouse Road, Inglewood, Funeral Director: Family Handling Arrangements, Buried with William George Gichard(husband)

Individual Notes

Note for:   Teresa Agnes Known As Tessa Thorpe,   24 AUG 1875 - 28 FEB 1953         Index

     Date:   29 MAR 1876
     Place:   Hokitika Parish, Hokitika

     Date:   4 MAR 1953
     Place:   Karori Cemetery

Individual Note:
     Was called Tessa (short for Teresa), she went a lot to Clyde Street, Island Bay, Wellington to visit, the section opposite St Francis De Sales Church

Have three different spelling of Theresa this one from marriage certificate another one (Thersa) from the Karori Cemetery and Teresa from Birth Certificate

James Charles Pye (Jamie) and David Bruce (Dave) Pye both remember she had diabetes

*Birth Date: 1875, Folio No: 1340, Area: Hokitika, September quarter*

Name and birth place details off James Thorpe Pye Birth Cert

Birth Certificate shows 24/8/1875, Weld St, Hokitika, Teresa Agnes, Father: Richard Thorpe, Occ: Labourer, Mother: Ann Thorpe nee Ryan

Catholic Diocese of Christchurch Baptism Records show Theresa Agnes Thorpe, ID No: 135256, Date of Baptism: 29/3/1876, Parish: Hokitika

School Record for Hokitika Primary School shows Theresa Thorpe, Registrar No: 1605, Former Registrar No: 454, Date of Admission: 2/8/1880, Former Registrar No: 1033, Date of Admission: 10/8/1885, Former Registrar No: 1271, Date of Admission: 31/1/1887, Parent: Richard Thorpe, Date of Birth: 24/8/1875, Last School: Convent, Date month & year of passing Std 3: 10/1889, Date month & year of passing Std 4: 10/1890, Date month & year of passing Std 5: 10/1891

*Marriage Details Date: 1896, Folio No: 3952*

Marriage Certificate shows Date Married: 11/11/1896, Where: Resident of Mrs Thorpe, Salisbury St, Christchurch, Grooms name: Charles Pye, Age: Full, Occ: Labourer, Bachelor, Birthplace: England, Residence: Present: Christchurch, Usual: Hammer Plains, Father: John Pye, Occ: Gardener, Mother: Mary Ann Pye nee Wilcox? Brides name: Theresa Thorpe, Age: Full, Occ: Domestic, Spinster, Birthplace: New Zealand, Residence: Present: Christchurch, Usual: Christchurch, Father: Richard Thorpe, Occ: Carter, Mother: Ann Thorpe nee Ryan, Witnesses: Fanny Thorpe, 181 Salisbury St, Christchurch, Marrinne? (there is a query re spelling of name)Payne, 179 Salisbury St Christchurch

1914 Wellington East Electoral Roll shows Pye Theresa Agnes, 110 Adelaide Road, Married

*Death Details Date: 1953, Folio No: 706, Area: Wellington, March quarter*

Probate Record shows Pye Theresa Agnes, Place: Wellington, Occ: Widow, Court: Wellington, Archives Reference: AAOM 6031 0227/53, Date Filed: 20/3/1953, Type: Intestate (Letters of Administration), Where: Archives NZ, Wellington

Plot purchased for family by Thersa Agnes Pye, Plot: Karori 117 J Public2, Map ref: 20 HM, Deed No: 508 P, Date: 8/4/1929, Address: 18 Russell Tce,

Karori Cemetery Records shows Thorpe, Thersa Agnes, Address: 8 Somerset Ave, Aged: 77, Cremation No: 12238, Cremation Date: 3/3/1953, Date of Death: 28/2/1953, Medical Referee: S D Rhind, Medical Cert Date: 3/3/1953, Ashes scattered 4/3/1953

Memorial only on Headstone with John Alfred Pye(son), Alfred George Pye(son), Phyllis Jean Pye(daughter) Edward Roy Pye(son), Ann Thorpe(mother) and Charles Pye(husband) as ashes scattered

The Evening Post 2nd March 1953 shows
Pye- On Feb 28, 1953, at Wellington (suddenly), Thersa Agnes, late of 8 Somerset Ave, Newtown and beloved wife of the late Richard Charles Pye and loving mother of Nellie (Mrs R Lawton, Wellington) Annie (Mrs C L Hunter, Auckland), Mollie (Mrs A Hackett, Auckland), Charlie (Cambridge), Bill (Waimea?), Les (Auckland) and Jim (Wellington); aged 77 years. At Rest
Funeral Notice
Pye- The Friends of Thersa Agnes Pye are invited to attend her Funeral which will leave our Chapel, John St, Tomorrow (Tuesday) March 3, 1953, at the conclusion of a Service commencing at 2.30pm for the Crematorium, Karori, Robt H. Wilson and Sons. Ltd. 161 Adelaide Rd

Pye - The Family of the late Thersa Agnus (sic) Pye desire to thank all kind friends and relations for messages of Sympathy and floral tribute in their sad bereavement. Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement

Headstone Reads
In loving memory
(left hand side)
Charles Pye
who departed this life
June 19th 1921 aged 58 years
also his loving wife
Theresa Agnes Pye
passed away Feb 28th 1953 aged 77
re united
(right hand side)
John Alfred Pye
3 years
Alfred George Pye
12 months
Phyllis Jean Pye
1 year 8 months
Teddy Pye
7 1/2 years
Ann Thorpe
Grandmother of the above
Aged 80 years
at rest