Maxwell Arthur Whitelaw

ID# 216, (29 Mar 1920 - 4 Nov 1992)

Maxwell Arthur Whitelaw was born on 29 Mar 1920 at Overseas.

Maxwell Arthur Whitelaw married Jeanne Vivianne Fail, daughter of Ernest Vivian Drysdale Taiaroa Fail and Amy Lilian Austin, in 1944 at Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand .1

Maxwell and Jeanne were divorced in 1952 Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand .2

Maxwell died on 4 Nov 1992 at Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand , at age 72 years, 7 months and 6 days

Recorded in the BPO Times Deaths
DOD 4 Nov 1992, BOPT Date 7 Nov 1992, place of death Tauranga.3,4

Family: Maxwell Arthur Whitelaw and Jeanne Vivianne Fail


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 12019. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S50] Records Housed at National Archives NZ, Archives, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand Hamilton Divorce files - Item ID R22517889, Agency BCDG, Series 5153, Accession A875, Box 250 Record No D2550
    ; Housed at National Archives New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as National Archives Records.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: BDM Online 1992/ 53504 DOB 29 March 1920.
  4. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, NZSG Kiwi Index 1. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.