Looking for John Taylor!

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I'm looking for any information on New Zealanders John Taylor, married to Alice Willis Taylor (nee. Kemp), or any of their sons Leonard Roy Taylor, Archibald Taylor, William John Taylor, Douglas Taylor, or George Taylor (married to a Robyn/Robin who was from England).
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I don't think we have any connection, but i noticed your listing as i have been looking for a John Taylor born about 1845-47 in England and who lived in New Zealand.

Was your John Taylor born in 1846 and died at 72 , in 1918 in Aramoho and married to Alice Willis Taylor?( I saw this information on Papers Past)

My John Taylor was a carpenter, who lived in and around , Dunedin , Ch Ch and Southland untill about 1881, then i have no idea where he went or where he died.

The reason why I was interested in your John is he has a son called Archibald.

I found a news paper article on Papers past that was about a John Taylor , a Carpenter and his son was called Archibald.They lived in Akaroa in 1887 and i think   

Archibald would have been born about 1875, which would have been before John and Alice were married  in 1879. (It is just as likely that the names are a coincidence)


If by some coincidence your John was a Carpenter and there is a possibility that he fathered an illegitimate child before he married Alice willis Kemp, then I would love to hear from you!

My g g Grandfather George john thomas taylor was born Dunedin 1875 to John taylor a Carpenter and Catherine Taylor. They weren't married, although they lived together for ten years , untill about 1878 .

Thanks for your time.

Alie Mcpherson (N.Z).

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