Individual Notes

Note for:   Elizabeth Mary Gichard,   27 JUN 1852 - ABT 1852         Index

     Date:   4 JUL 1852
     Place:   Par, Cornwall, England

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     Some details from

*Free BMD Birth Records show Date Registered: September 1852, Elizabeth Mary Gichard, District: St Austell, Vol: 5C, Page: 117*

IGI Individual Record shows Elizabeth Mary Gichard, Date of Christening: 4/7/1852, Par, Cornwall, England, Parents: William Gichard and Julia Heyna, Batch No: P021731, Dates: 1849 - 1875, Source Call No: 0246842, Type: Film, Printout Call No: 0820985, Type: Film

*Free BMD Death Records show Date Registered: September 1852, Elizabeth Mary Gichard, District: St Austell, Vol: 5C, Page: 82*

Individual Notes

Note for:   Joseph Robert Parkyn Gichard,   27 OCT 1855 - ABT 1925         Index

     Date:   22 FEB 1856
     Place:   Myddfai By Llandovery, Carmarthen, Wales

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     Some details from

Latter Day Saints IGI Individual Record shows Joseph Robert Perkyn? Gichard, Christening Date: 22/2/1856, Myddfai By Llandovery, Carmarthen, Wales, Parents: William Gichard and Julia Hena, Batch No: C099591, Dates: 1732 - 1868, Source Call No: 0105191, Type: Film, Printout Call No: None

1861 English Census shows Joseph R.P. Gichard, Relationship: Son, Unmarried, Aged: 5, Occ: Scholar, Birthplace: Mothay Carmarthenshire, Location: Mt Charles

1871 English Census Records show Joseph Gichard, Relationship: Son, Aged: 15, Unmarried, Occ: Engine Fitter, Apprentice, Birthplace: Mothay, Carmarthenshire, Civil Parish: St Blazey, Location: Fore Street, Leat Cottage

Joseph Gichard arrived in New Zealand, with his brother Edward and his wife Emma, and other brother William, 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

Initial and Year of Birth and Place from New South Wales Registry's of Births Records

*New South Wales Registry of Marriage Records show Year of Marriage: 1886, District: Sydney, Names: Joseph R P Gichard and Mary A Boyes, Registration No: 396/1886*

1890 Sands Directory (A Sydney Street Directory) shows Joseph R P, 44 1/2 Newtown Street, Engineer

Finally settled in South Africa. Details from J Whitford

National Archives of South Africa, Database: Cape Town Archives Repository show a record for Joseph Robert Parkyn Gichard, Depot: KAB, Source: MOOC, Type: LEER, Volume No: 6/9/2741, System: 01, Reference: 6870, Description: Gichard, Joseph Robert Parkyn. Estate Papers, Starting: 19250000, Ending: 19250000
Depot: KAB, Source: MOOC, Type: LEER, Volume No: 13/1/5716, System: 01, Reference: 2635, Part: 1, Description: Gichard, Joseph Robert Parkyn. Liquidation and Distribution Account. First Account, Starting: 19260000, Ending: 19260000

Individual Notes

Note for:   Thomas Bowden,   ABT 1840 -          Index

Individual Note:
     Name from Marriage Folio

1881 English Census Records shows Thomas Bowden, Relationship: Head, Aged: 41, Birthplace: Hayle, Cornwall, England, Occ: Pattern Maker, H M Dockyard (E & M), Dwelling: 5 Martin Terrace, Census Place: Stoke Damerel, Devon, England

Individual Notes

Note for:   Emma Jane Freethy,   16 AUG 1847 - 25 MAR 1922         Index

     Date:   28 MAR 1922
     Place:   Dannevirke Mangatera Cemetery

Individual Note:
     Gichard Family History shows Date of Birth as 27/3/1843

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

1893 Electoral Roll shows Gichard Emma, Number: 1145,Electorate: Waipawa, Voting Qualification: Residential, Residential Address: Mangatainoka, Occ: Wife of E Gichard

*Death Details Date: 1922, Folio No: 323, Area: Dannevirke, March quarter*

Note has year of birth as 1874 when it should be 1847
from age at death and date of death

Tararua Cemetery Record shows Date of Death: 25/3/1922, Date of Funeral: 28/3/1922, Name: Gichard, Emma, Aged: 75, Occ: Married, Address: Trafalgar St, Dannevirke, Cemetery: Mangatera, Section: Main, Block: U, Plot No: 37, Buried with Edward Brendon Gichard(husband)

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