Individual Notes

Note for:   Julia Gichard,   16 JAN 1846 -          Index

Individual Note:
     *Free BMD Birth Records show Date Registered: March 1846, Julia Gichard, District: St Austell, Volume: 9, Page: 17*

1851 English census shows Julia Gichard, Relationship to Robert Parkyn: Grand Daughter, Aged: 6, Birthplace: Cornwall

1871 English Census Records show Julia Bowden, Relationship to Julia Gichard: Daughter, Aged: 25, Married, Occ: Pattern Makers Wife, Birthplace: Cornwall, St Blazey, Civil Parish: St Blazey, Location: Fore Street, Leat Cottage

1881 English Census Records shows Julia Bowden, Relationship: Wife, Aged: 36, Birthplace: St Blazey, Cornwall, England, Occ: None Listed, Dwelling: 5 Martin Terrace, Census Place: Stoke Damerel, Devon, England

Individual Notes

Note for:   William Robert Lenn Gichard,   7 APR 1848 - ABT 1848         Index

     Date:   3 SEP 1848
     Place:   St Blazey, Cornwall, England

Individual Note:
     *Free BMD Death Records show Date Registered: December 1848, William Robert Lenn Gichard, District: St Austell, Vol: 9, Page: 9*

Latter Day Saints IGI Individual Record shows William Robert Lenn Gichard, Christening Date: 3/9/1848, Saint Blazey, Cornwall, England, Parents: William Gichard and Julia Hena, Batch No: P006351, Dates: 1688 - 1875, Source Call No: 0226194, 0090240, Type: Film, Printout Call No: 6901096, Type Film, Sheet: 00

Individual Notes

Note for:   Edward Brendon Gichard,   24 JAN 1851 - 9 JUL 1927         Index

     Date:   12 JUL 1927
     Place:   Dannevirke Mangatera Cemetery

Individual Note:
     Date of Birth from Gichard Family History

*Free Births, Marriages and Deaths Records shows Birth Registered: March 1851, District: St Austell, Edward Gichard, Volume: 9, Page: 18*

1861 English Census shows Edward B. Gichard, Relationship: Son, Unmarried, Aged: 10, Occ: Scholar, Birthplace: St Blazey, Cornwall, Location: Mt Charles

1871 English Census Records show Edward Gichard, Relationship: Son, Aged: 20, Unmarried, Occ: Labourer, Birthplace: Cornwall, St Blazey, Civil Parish: St Blazey, Location: Fore Street, Leat Cottage

*Free BMD Marriage Records show Date Registered: September 1874, Edward Brendan Gichard and Emma Jane Freethy, District: St Austell, Vol: 5C, Page: 152*

Edward and Emma Gichard arrived in New Zealand, with Edward's brothers William and Joseph, plus his mother Julia. It sailed from London on the 26th August 1874 and arrived in Wellington on the 30th November 1874
Names as shown on passenger list
Under Single Men
Gichard William, 25, Cornwall, Labourer
Gichard Joseph, 20, Cornwall, Labourer
Under Families and Children
Gilhard? Edward, 23, Cornwall, Smith
Gilhard? Emma J., 27
Under Single Women
Gichard Julia H., 54, Cornwall, Matron

The Wanganui Herald 28th September 1878 shows
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the partnership which has for some time past been carried on by William Joughin and Edward Brendon Gichard, at Feilding in the Provincial District of Wellington, in the trade or business of Butchers, was this day dissolved by mutual consent. And notice is further given that the said business will be continued from the date hereof by Edward Brendon Gichard alone, by whom all credits due to the late firm will be received, and debts paid.
    As witness our hands this 24th day of September, 1878.
Witness — John Prior, Solicitor,
Sanson and Feilding.

1893 Electoral Roll shows Gichard Edward, Number: 3967, Electorate: Waipawa, Voting Qualification: Residential, Residential Address: Mangatainoka, Occ: Settler

Edward was a Butcher in Fielding then later in Dannevirke according to a 1981 Book on Fielding History. His shop was on the corner
of Grey and Manchester Streets, close to the present Council Chambers. Details from J Whitford

*Death Details Date: 1927, Folio No: 2318, Area: Dannevirke*

Roots Web has Birth year as 1851 working out age when died and date of death should be 1848

Tararua Cemetery Record shows Date of Death: 9/7/1927, Date of Funeral: 12/7/1927, Name: Gichard, Edward Brendon, Aged: 79, Occ: Retired Butcher, Address: Trafalgar St, Dannevirke, Cemetery: Mangatera, Section: Main, Block: U, Plot No: 37, Buried with Emma Gichard(wife)

Headstone Reads
In loving memory
of our mother
Emma Jane
beloved wife of
Edward Gichard
Died March 25 1922
Aged 75 years
husband of above
Died 9th July 1927
Aged 79 years