Individual Notes

Note for:   Never Married,    -          Index

Individual Note:
     Details from Donald Pye

Individual Notes

Note for:   Edith Catherina Known As Edie Jorgensen,   1898 - 6 JUL 1968         Index

     Date:   9 JUL 1968
     Place:   Marsden Valley Cemetery, Nelson

Individual Note:
     Aunty Edie (Edith Catherina) and Aunty Elsa (Elsa Margaret)lived in Nelson on the corner of Collingwood and Hardy Streets - 290 Hardy Street. When Aunty Elsa died, Aunty Edie moved to 90 Nile Street in Nelson, opposite the Nelson Central Primary School. Across the Street was a Griffins confectionary factory. James Charles Pye (Jamie) remembers the lovely smells and seeing liquorice allsorts being made by peeking through the windows

Aunty Edie & Elsa both worked as housemaids in a pub in Bridge Street in Nelson and Aunty Elsa used to take home flagons of beer and used to drink too much on some occasions and when this happened Jamie remembers her talking a lot

Jamie remembers visiting her when he was in his 1st year of work (started work 1956) at Christmas time and taking a book about electronics. He stayed 3 weeks. He remembers being in a small room

Elisabeth Gael Pye nee Stewart has Aunty Edie and Uncle Harry, Mr H Nesbit, 96 Nile Street, Nelson in her address book

*Located a Birth Record for a Edith Catherina Yorgensen, in South Shields, Dec 1898, Vol 10a, page 753*

1901 English Census shows Edith Yorgensen, Relationship: Daughter, Aged: 2, Where Born: Durham, South Shields, Administrative County: South Shields, Durham, Civil Parish: Harton, Ecclesiastical Parish: All Saints, Address: 1 Tyne Terrace

*Marriage Details Date: 1920, Folio No: 5837, Names: Henry Robert Nesbit and Edith Catherine Yorginsen (sic)*

1949 Nelson General Roll Nesbit Edith Catherine, 305 Hardy St, married

1960 Nelson Main Roll shows Nesbit Edith Catherine, 96 Nile Street, Married

*Death Details Date: 1968, Folio No: 4337, Aged: 69, Area: Nelson*

Nelson City Council Cemetery shows Name: Faith? Catherina Nesbit, Date of Internment: 9/7/1968, Aged: 69, Reference: MV 13A006_A, Cemetery: Marsden Valley, Plot Type: Burial, Cemetery Block: 13A, Plot No: 006, Buried with Henry Robert Nesbit(husband)

The Nelson Evening Mail 8th July 1968 shows
Nesbit - On July 6, 1968, at Nelson, Edith Catherina (Nessie), dearly loved wife of Harry Nesbit of 94 Nile St, Nelson and loved mother of Joan (Mrs L. Johansen, Taihape), Edith (Mrs M. Hunter, New Plymouth), Betty (Mrs D. Coburn, Porirua East) and Mary (Mrs A. Smith, Nelson)
Funeral Notice
The friends of Mr Harry Nesbit are invited to attend the funeral of his late wife Edith Catherina (Nessie) which will leave the Chapel of Shone and Co, Collingwood St., for the Marsden Valley Lawn Cemetery, Tomorrow (Tuesday) Morning, at the conclusion of a service commencing at 11 o'clock
Shone and Co Ltd
Funeral Directors

Individual Notes

Note for:   Ann Rawlings,   1832 - 1874         Index

     Date:   1874
     Place:   Buried At Sea

Individual Note:
     1st Name from Passengers List of the "Ballochmyle"

Surname from Christchurch City Library Church Register Cards

Passed away enroute from England and was buried at sea

Individual Notes

Note for:   Alice Smith,   1870 -          Index

Individual Note:
     Name from Passengers List of the "Ballochmyle"

Individual Notes

Note for:   Jane Infield Kay,   4 JUN 1895 - 15 SEP 1970         Index

     Date:   17 SEP 1970
     Place:   Anderson Bay Cemetery

Individual Note:
     Some details from S. Shadbolt 1995

*Marriage Details Date: 1919, Folio No: 3724*

*Death Details Date: 1970, Folio No: 4 3232, Aged: 75, Area: Dunedin, Name: Jane Infield Smith*

Probate Record shows Jane Infield Smith, Place: Dunedin, Occ: Widow, Court: Dunedin: Archives Reference: DAAC 9076 D239 912/70, Probate No: 912/70, Date Filed: 22/9/1970, Type: Will, Where: Archives NZ, Dunedin

Anderson Bay Cemetery Record shows Jane Infield Smith, Date: 15/9/1970, Ref: 38429, Occ: Widow, Address: 2 Prendergast Street, Dunedin, Came from: Wilkie Road, Aged: 75, Birthplace: New Zealand, Burial Date: 17/9/1970, Cemetery: Andersons Bay Cemetery, Plot: 25, Block: 278, Funeral Director: Gillions Sons Ltd

The Otago Daily Times 16th September 1970 shows
Smith Jane Infield, of 2 Prendergast Street, South Dunedin - On September 15, 1970 (suddenly), at Dunedin, dearly loved wife of the late George Henry Stephen Smith, loved mother of Queenie (Mrs Sands) and George (Oamaru) and a loved grandmother and great grandmother; in her seventy-sixth year. - The Funeral will leave our Chapel, 407 Hillside Road, Tomorrow (Thursday), September 17, at the conclusion of a service commencing at 1.30 p.m. for the Andersons Bay Cemetery. Messages to 63b Earls Road, Dunedin - Gillions and Sons Ltd., funeral directors