Beatrice May Clark

ID# 107, (25 May 1889 - 16 Oct 1972)
Walter and May Church
May's 80th Birthday 25 May 1969


Beatrice May Clark was born on 25 May 1889 at Mount Street, Port Chalmers, Otago, New Zealand ,

Parents: Esther & Edward Clark.1

She was the daughter of Edward Joseph McGraw/ Clark and Esther Kemp.

Beatrice May Clark was also known as May Clark.



May Clark married Walter Charles Church on 25 May 1916 at Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand .2

As of 25 May 1916,her married name was May Church.

May was listed as a beneficiary in Sarah Ireland's will on 30 Nov 1956 at Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Will was dated 19th September 1955, Dunedin
The Public Trustee was the executor and Affidavits by Alexander Bell and John McMillan
there was also a Codical dated 25th November 1955.
Estate sworn under £ 1,010.3


May died on 16 Oct 1972 at Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand , at age 83 years, 4 months and 21 days.4


May was cremated on 18 Oct 1972 at Karori Crematorium, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand .5


Beatrice and Walter had 2 children.

Children of Beatrice May Clark and Walter Charles Church

FatherEdward Joseph McGraw/ Clark (4 Dec 1863 - 2 Oct 1940)
MotherEsther Kemp (14 Jun 1866 - 27 Jul 1923)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1889 NZ Online Database: 1889/ 15552 - 1889 Folio No 2009, June Qtr -. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1916 NZ Online Database: 1916/568 - 1916 Folio No 3712.
  3. [S40] Probate NZ, Supreme Court of Otago, Dunedin registry, No 1020/56, Housed at National Archives New Zealand.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1972 NZ Online Database: 1972/47960 - DOB 25 May 1889 - 1972 Folio No 24688, aged 83.
  5. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Wellington City Council Online Database: Karori Cemetery - Cremation - Record No 35942. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.