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Oliver William Wright (1842 - 1922)

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Oliver William (William) Wright
Born [location unknown]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 23 Mar 1870 in New Zealandmap
Father of
Died in Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified 14 Feb 2020 | Last significant change: 14 Feb 2020
05:08: Sarah (Edwards) Jenkins edited the Biography for Oliver William Wright (1842-1922). [Thank Sarah for this]
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Contents

Biography

There is a photograph of William [11] William was born in 1842.

Marriage

William (recorded as Oliver William Wright) married Anna Bella Lind in 1870 in New Zealand.[1]

In 1871 their first child was born a daughter, Jane, her mother's name was recorded as Hannah, (sounds like Anna).[2]

In 1873 they had a daughter Harriet.[3]

In 1875 they had a son Charles. [4]

In 1878 they had a daughter Mary.[5]

In 1880 they had a son William Oscar Wright. [6]

In 1882 they had a daughter Emma. [7]

In 1885 they had a son Samuel. [8]

In 1888 they had a son Sydney. [9]

In 1890 they had a daugher Annabell Beatrice. [10]

In 1894 they had their last child a daughter Ada.[11]

Mystery?

A Charles Wright passed away in Nov 1887 at the age of 7 years. He is buried with William and Arabella in Plot 112 - Charles Wright, 7 yrs, Nov 1887, Angl cem. plot 26, sec 4. of Tauranga Anglican Cemetery but the birth record and death record don't match....the birth record in 1875 would mean he was 12 years old not 7 yrs as is recorded in the Death Record.

Death

William passed away in 1922 in Wanganui, New Zealand. His remains were transported to Tauranga and he was buried in the Anglican Cemetery in Tauranga, Tauranga City, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Angl Cem. Sec 3. Row 6, Plot 58,

Sources

  1. |"Births, Deaths & Marriages Online", (digital index), New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs . ; (accessed 14 Feb 2020), Marriage record; Reg No:-1870/5583 Bride: Anna Bella Lind ; Groom: Oliver William Wright.
  2. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [1]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1871/19410.
  3. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [2]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1873/30205.
  4. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [3]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1875/1032.
  5. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [4]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1878/4004.
  6. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [5]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1880/19095.
  7. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [6]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1882/1220.
  8. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [7]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1885/1330.
  9. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [8]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1888/13328.
  10. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [9]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1890/9669.
  11. “New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950” typed Database, Births, Deaths & Marriages Online [10]; (access 11 Aug 2019), Birth record; Registration Number:-1894/7994.
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 14 February 2020), memorial page for William Oliver Wright (1842–1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 195494780, citing Anglican Cemetery, Tauranga, Tauranga City, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand ; Maintained by Clancy (contributor 48290237) .


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