Evelyn Maud Farnworth

ID# 7049, (21 Oct 1918 - 27 Oct 1977)


Evelyn Maud Farnworth was born on 21 Oct 1918 at Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand .1
She was the daughter of George Arthur Farnworth and Ethel Jessie McKay.

Evelyn Maud Farnworth married Reuben Lionel Grover Challis in 1941 at Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand .2

As of 1941,her married name was Challis.

C 1946 Evelyn and Reuben were separated
It appears that Evelyn and Reuben may have separated around this time, as both are living at different addresses on the 1946 Electoral Roll and afterwards Evelyn is living with her parents.



Evelyn Maud Challis was on the 1946 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington,

CHALLIS Evelyn Maud, 8 St John St, married.
(Karori Roll)
CHALLIS Evelyn Maud, 150 Queens Drive, married
(Island Bay Roll.)3



Evelyn and Reuben were divorced on 7 Dec 1948 Wellington, Wellington,

Date as per information housed in the Probate of Reuben Lionel Challis in 1984.



Evelyn was present on the 1949 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, in the household of Ethel Jessie Farnworth.

FARNWORTH Ethel Jessie, 6 Mowbray Street, Widow.
CHALLIS Evelyn Maud, 6 Mowbray Street, Spinster - (Supp Roll.)4



Evelyn was present on the 1954 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, in the household of Ethel Jessie Farnworth.

FARNWORTH Ethel Jessie, 28 Thane Rd, Widow.
CHALLIS Evelyn Maud, 28 Thane Rd, Spinster.5



Evelyn was present on the 1957 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, in the household of Ethel Jessie Farnworth.

FARNWORTH Ethel Jessie, 28 Thane Rd, Widow.
CHALLIS Evelyn Maud, 28 Thane Rd, Spinster.6



Evelyn was present on the 1969 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, in the household of Ethel Jessie Farnworth.

FARNWORTH Ethel Jessie, 63 Marine Parade, Widow.
CHALLIS Evelyn, 63 Marine Parade, Spinster.7



Evelyn was present on the 1972 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, in the household of Ethel Jessie Farnworth.

FARNWORTH Ethel Jessie, 63 Marine Parade, Widow.
CHALLIS Evelyn Maud, 63 Marine Parade, Sectry.8



Evelyn died on 27 Oct 1977 at Wellington, Wellington, at age 59 years and 6 days.9


Evelyn was buried on 31 Oct 1977 at Karori Cemetery, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand ,

George Arthur Farnworth
died 10th March 1947
aged 57 years
Also Evelyn Maud Challis
died 27th October 1977 aged 59 years
Also Ethel Jessie Farnworth
Born 20th January 1893
died 21st September 1978.10



Ethel & George Farnworth plus daughter Evelyn
Karori Cemetery
Farnworth Plot at Karori Cemetery


Evelyn and Reuben had No Children.

Family: Evelyn Maud Farnworth and Reuben Lionel Grover Challis

FatherGeorge Arthur Farnworth (1890 - 10 Mar 1947)
MotherEthel Jessie McKay (20 Jan 1893 - 21 Sep 1978)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1918 Folio No 5839, Dec Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 1197.
  3. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1946 NZ Electoral Roll, Karori Wellington - Main Roll
    1946 NZ Electoral Roll, Island Bay, Wellington - Supplement Roll. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  4. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1949 NZ Electoral Roll, Karori, Wellington.
  5. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1954 NZ Electoral Roll, Wellington Central, Wellington.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1957 NZ Electoral Roll, Wellington Central, Wellington.
  7. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1969 NZ Electoral Roll, Miramar, Wellington.
  8. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1972 NZ Electoral Roll, Miramar, Wellington.
  9. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1977 NZ Online Database 1977/ 50877 - DOB 21 Oct 1918.
  10. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Wellington City Council online Database: Section CH ENG2, Plot 758 O, Record 51431. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.