Richard Andrew James Chisholm

ID# 238, (2 May 1909 - 7 Oct 2001)
Yvonne with parents in 1958


Richard Andrew James Chisholm was born on 2 May 1909 at Sawyers Bay, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Parents: Janet Maria Chisholm MS Beagley & Richard Anderson Chisholm.1

He was the son of Richard Anderson Chisholm and Janet Maria Beagley.

Richard Andrew James Chisholm was also known as Andrew Chisholm.



Richard Andrew James Chisholm married Brenda Tui Fail, daughter of Fred Valentine Fail and Eliza Ann Clark, on 6 Nov 1945 at Musselburgh Presbyterian Church, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand .2
Brenda Tui Fail to Richard Andrew Chisholm 1945


Andrew died on 7 Oct 2001 at Hetherlea Rest Home, 139 Vivian Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand , at age 92 years, 5 months and 5 days

Richard Andrew James Chisholm
Aged 92, DOB 2 May 1909, Widower
Born: Sayers Bay, Dunedin
Retired Public Servant
Parents: Janet Maria Chisholm MS Beagley and Richard Anderson Chisholm, Presbyterian Minister
Married to Bredna Tui Fail, in Dunedin when aged 36.
Living Issue: F: 55.3,4,5

Richard Andrew Chisholm


Andrew's cause of death on 7 Oct 2001 was from Congestive Heart Failure - 3 days
Myocardial Infarction - 1 week
Diabetes - Insulin Dependent - 50 yrs.



Andrew was cremated on 10 Oct 2001 at Taranaki Crematorium, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand .

Andrew's ashes were buried on 20 May 2002 in the Anderson's Bay Cemetery, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,
Andrew's ashes were buried along with his Mother and Sister.
Janet Maria and Dorothy May Chisholm.6



Andrew and Brenda had 1 child who is still living.

Family: Richard Andrew James Chisholm and Brenda Tui Fail

FatherRichard Anderson Chisholm (22 Mar 1879 - 1 Dec 1940)
MotherJanet Maria Beagley (30 Sep 1880 - 14 Aug 1955)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1909 NZ Online Database: 1909/26554 - 1909 Folio No 3074, June Qtr - registered Port Chalmers. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1945, Folio No 13834.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 2001 NZ Online Database: 2001/22813 DOB 2 May 1909.
  5. [S4] Letter from Yvonne Chisholm (Wellington, New Zealand) to Ailsa Corlett, various dates; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia), Xmas 2001.
  6. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Dunedin City Council Online Database: Andersons Bay Cemetery - Block 222 Plot 8 - Ashes Burial in Family Plot. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.