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Nanny (Aroa) Knap (1864 - 1943)

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Nanny Knap formerly Aroa
Born in Wairau Valley, Marlborough, New Zealandmap
Wife of — married 23 Apr 1883 in New Zealandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified 22 Nov 2019 | Created 17 Feb 2016
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Variations in her name include Nancey, Nanncy, Nanney, Nannie, Nanny

Biography

On 31 December 1864 "Nanny" Aroa was born to Ann and James Aroa. [1]

On 23 April 1883 Nanney Aroa and John Henry Knap were married. [2]

There were 14 children registered as born to Nanney and John "Harry" Knap over 23 years.[3]

  1. 1883/16579 George (born 28 September 1883,) [4])
  2. 1884/6982 Clara Emma (m. 1917 Peter Wardle)
    1. On 12 March 1915 John William Alexander Wardle was born to Clara Emma and Peter Wardle. [5]
    2. On 3 July 1918 Peter Edgar Alfred Vivian Wardle was born to Clara Emma and Peter Wardle. [6]
  3. 1886/7365 Lilly Grace (m. 1910 Peter Lyon Baird)
    1. On 26 May 1911 Janet Baird was born to Lilly Grace and Peter Lyon Baird. [7]
    2. 1915 On 5 September 1913 Ethel Baird was born to Lilley Grace and Peter Lyon Baird. [8]
  4. 1888/13810 John Gustav (m. 1922 Daisy Maria Grundy, died 1950 aged 61)
  5. 1890/2720 Harry Roland (m.1919 Charlotte Pudney, died 1959 aged 69)
  6. 1891/14253 Hubert/Herbert Albert (died 1955 aged 64)
  7. 1893/17299 Dorothy Louise (m. 1920 Vincent Bower)
  8. 1895/13850 Frances Ethel (m. 1918 Ernest Edgar Smallfield)
  9. 1896/12182 Rosa Annie (m. 1925 Francis William Henry Smith)
  10. 1898/15355 Ida Joan (m. 1925 Raymond Joseph Macown)
  11. 1900/2898 Elsie Maud (m. 1923 John James Mangan)
  12. 1901/14874 Ernest Robert (m. 1921 Dorothy Stuart McColl, died 1974)
  13. 1902/14771 Phyllis Margaret (m. 1926 Henry Thomas Hill)
  14. 1906/1861 Louis Oswald Swain (m. 1936 Mary Jones, died 1963 aged 57)

On 15 November 1943 Nanney Knap passed away, aged 78 [9]

In Memoriam [10]
KNAP.—In ever-loving memory of my dear mother, Nan, beloved wife of the late John Knap, Pipiroa, whose wonderful life came to a peaceful end on November 15, 1943. She knew no colour or creed. None sought her help and went away unaided. A beautiful memory. Dorothy.

Sources

  1. NZBDM births 31/12/1864 1865/13141 Aroa, Nanny, Ann, James
  2. NZBDM marriages 23/4/1853 1883/1096 Nanney Aroa, John Henry Knap
  3. New Zealand Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Online search
  4. NZBDM births 28/9/1883 1883/16579 Knap, George, Nannie, John Harry
  5. NZBDM births 12/3/1915 1918/17129 Wardle, John William Alexander, Clara Emma, Peter
  6. NZBDM births 3/7/1918 1918/17199 Wardle, Peter Edgar Alfred Vivian, Clara Emma, Peter
  7. NZBDM births 26/5/1911 1911/16792 Baird, Janet, Lilly Grace, Peter Lyon
  8. NZBDM births 5/9/1913 1913/29053 Baird, Ethel, Lilley Grace, Peter Lyon
  9. NZBDM deaths 15/11/1943 1943/23914 Knap, Nanney, 78Y
  10. IN MEMORIAM, New Zealand Herald, Volume 81, Issue 25051, 15 November 1944


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