Marion McTaggart

ID# 3710, (24 Nov 1900 - )


Marion McTaggart was born on 24 Nov 1900 at Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

Parents: Josephine Elizabeth (Tocker) and James McTaggart.1



Marion McTaggart married Morton Leslie James Clark, son of Frederick Clark and May Elizabeth Morton Searight, on 24 Mar 1926 at St Mary's Church, Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

Morton Leslie James CLARK
Aged 26, Faultman, Post & Telegraph Dept
Bachelor
Born: Crushington
Res: Present Levin, Usual Wellington
Parents: Frederick Clark, Accountant & May Elizabeth Morton Clark MS Seawright
Marion McTAGGART
Aged 25, Spinster
Born: Levin
Res: Present Levin, Usual Wellington
Parents: James McTaggart, Farmer, & Josephine Elizabeth McTaggart MS Tocker

Witnesses: W B Russell, Clerk Chief Postmasters Office Wellington & R C McTaggart, Spinster, Levin.2,3


As of 24 Mar 1926,her married name was Clark.

Marion was present on the 1928 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand , in the household of Morton Leslie James Clark.

CLARK Morton Leslie James, 230 Vivian Street, Linesman (Main Roll)
CLARK Morton Leslie James, 77 Beauchamp Street, faultman (Supp Roll)
CLARK Marion, 77 Beauchamp Street, married (Main Roll)

Morton worked for the NZ Post Office.4



Marion and Morton were divorced on 5 Nov 1934 Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand ,

First wife Marion we know no details, but divorce became absolute 5 Nov 1934.
Seemingly she went for a cruise without him, met someone else and did not return.

(The above information was given to me, I now have a copy of the marriage certificate to Vera in 1940 giving the divorce dates)

More research and certificates are required.
1935 NZ ER they both appear at the same address.



Marion was present on the 1935 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand , in the household of Morton Leslie James Clark.

CLARK Morton Leslie James, 77 Beauchamp St, Faultman
CLARK Marion, 77 Beauchamp St, Married.5



Marion Clark was on the 1938 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand ,

CLARK Marion, 77 Beauchamp Street, married (Main Roll Wellington West.)6



Marion and Morton had unknown if any children of this marriage, but it seems unlikely.

Family: Marion McTaggart and Morton Leslie James Clark

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1901 NZ Online Database: 1901/ 4208 - 1901 Folio No 543 March Qtr - Shannon. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1926 NZ Online Database: 1926/3243 1926 Folio No 2232.
  4. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1928 NZ Electoral Roll, Wellington North Wellington - Main Roll & Wellington Suburbs - Supp Roll. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  5. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1935 NZ Electoral Roll, Wellington Suburbs, Wellington.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1938 NZ Electoral Roll, Wellington West, Wellington.