Beatrice May Clark

ID# 180, (27 Dec 1903 - 30 Nov 1950)


Beatrice May Clark was born on 27 Dec 1903 at Reefton, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Beatrice May CLARK
Parents: Frederick Clark, Foreman Aerial Tram, 34, Born Otago Heads & May Elizabeth Morton Clark MS Searight, 33, Born Brighton Nelson
Married: 16th April 1892, Reefton

F Clark, Father, Crushington was the informant.1,2

She was the daughter of Frederick Clark and May Elizabeth Morton Searight.

Beatrice May Clark was on the 1928 Electoral Roll Private Hospital, Feilding, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

Clark, Beatrice May, Private Hospital, Feilding, Spinster.3



Beatrice May Clark was on the 1931 Electoral Roll Private Hospital, Kimbolton Road, Feilding, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

Clark Beatrice May, Pvt Hosp, Kimbolton Rd, Feilding, Spinster.4



Beatrice May Clark married Ernest Edward Allan on 11 Oct 1933 at St John's Anglican Church, Westport, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Ernest Edward Allan
aged 45, Miner, Bachelor,
Born Brighton Nelson
Usual Res: 43 Mill St, Westport
Parents: James Allan, Miner & Margaret Rennie, formerly Allan, MS Pearce
Beatrice May Clark
aged 29, Typiste, Spinster,
Born Reefton
Usual Res: Queen Street, Westport
Parents: Frederick Clark, Accountant & May Elizabeth Clark MS Searight

Witnesses: Frederick Clark, Accountant, Westport & George Andrew Allan, Miner, Westport.1,5


As of 11 Oct 1933,her married name was Allan.

Beatrice May Allan was listed, along with Ernest Edward Allan, on a passenger list dated 17 Oct 1933 going from Wellington New Zealand via " RMS Maunganui " to Sydney, Australia,

RMS Manganui sailed from Wellington NZ to Sydney Australia and arrived

Second Class
ALLAN BM, Mrs, 29, DD, born NZ
ALLAN EE, Mr, 45, Miner, born NZ.6



Beatrice May Allan was listed, along with Ernest Edward Allan, on a passenger list dated 5 Nov 1937 going from Sydney Australia via " SS Awatea" to Wellington, New Zealand ,

SS Awatea sailed from Sydney 5 Nov 1937 and arrived in Wellington NZ, 8 Nov 1937

First Class:
ALLAN Mr EE, 49, born NZ
ALLAN Mrs EE, 34, born NZ
ALLAN Mast J, 2, born Straits Settlements
ALLAN Miss V, 3mths, born Straits Settlements.7



Beatrice May Allan was listed, along with Ernest Edward Allan, on a passenger list dated 18 May 1938 going from Wellington New Zealand via " SS Awatea" for Sydney, Australia,

SS Awatea sailed from Wellington NZ 18 May 1938 and arrived in Sydney

First Class:
ALLAN BM Mrs, 35, DD, born NZ
ALLAN EE Mrs, 50, Manager, born NZ
ALLAN LM, 9mths, born Burma

(Jim was left in New Zealand with good friends so that he could attend school.)8



Beatrice was found on a passenger list dated 6 Mar 1940 going from Rabaul Papua New Guinea via "MV Maetsuycker" to Wellington, New Zealand ,

MV Maetsuycker sailed from Rabaul Papua New Guinea on March 6th 1940 and arrived in Auckland and then Wellington

From Singapore:
ALLAN Mrs BM, 33, Home Duties, born Reefton (NZ)
ALLAN Master EL, 1, Student, born Strait Settlements
ALLAN Miss LM, 1 ½, Student, born Burma

(It is said that they needed to be evacuated due to the presence of War approaching Malaysia.)9



Beatrice May Allan married Edward Murdoch Mulqueen, son of Frank Charles Buchanan and Ann Mulqueen, on 9 Jan 1945 at Registrars Office, Westport, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Edward Murdock MULQUEEN
Aged 37, Builder, Bachelor
Born Westport
Usual Res: Westport
Parents: Mother - Frances Mulqueen
Beatrice May ALLAN
Aged 39, Widow, 26 Dec 1939
Born: Reefton
Usual Res: Reefton
Parents: Frederick Clark, Accountant & Mary Clark MS Searight

Witnesses: John Thomas White, Clerk, Westport & Lola Margaret Dert, Office Assistant, Westport.10,11


As of 9 Jan 1945,her married name was Mulqueen.

Beatrice died on 30 Nov 1950 at Buller District Hospital, Westport, Westcoast, New Zealand , at age 46 years, 11 months and 3 days

Beatrice May Mulqueen
From 30 Fonblanque Street, Westport
Widow, aged 45
Parents: Frederick Clark, Accountant & Elizabeth Mary Clark MS Seawright
Born Reefton
Married 1st: Westport, aged 27 to Ernest Allan
2nd: Westport, aged 40 to Edward Mulqueen

Living Issue: M: 15, 12 F: 13, 4.1,12



Beatrice's cause of death on 30 Nov 1950 was from Secondary Carcinomatoisis Spine & Lungs about 18 months
Carcinoma of Breast, Radical Mastectomy July 1946.



Beatrice was buried on 2 Dec 1950 at Orowaiti Middle Cemetery, Westport, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

In Loving Memory Of
Mr F CLARK, May, Ethel, Beatrice.
We Loved, Not Forgotten.13



Frederick, May, Ethel and Beatrice Clark Headstone
photo courstey of Westport Genealogy & History Group


Beatrice May Mulqueen's estate was probated on 8 Feb 1951 at Wellington High Court, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand ,

In the Estate of Beatrice May Mulqueen
Late of Westport, in New Zealand, Widow.
The Public Trustee was the executor of her Will.
Will was written 19th July 1950, there were two codicils as well.
Beatrice made provision for all of her children in beautiful detail in her Will.
She appointed her friends the "Greens" to be the guardian of Anne, and Eileen Clark her sister to the be guardian of the other children.

Value of Effects: £2,290.14




Beatrice and Ernest had 3 children, all still living.



Beatrice and Edward had 1 child, who is still living.

Child of Beatrice May Clark

Family: Beatrice May Clark and Ernest Edward Allan

Family: Beatrice May Clark and Edward Murdoch Mulqueen

FatherFrederick Clark (19 Feb 1869 - 13 May 1940)
MotherMay Elizabeth Morton Searight (7 Sep 1870 - 8 Mar 1960)

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1904 NZ Online Database: 1904/ 5992 Folio No 806, March Qtr - 1904. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  3. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1928 NZ Electoral Roll, Oroua, Manawatu-Wanganui. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  4. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1931 NZ Electoral Roll, Oroua, Manawatu-Wanganui.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1933 Folio No 9632.
  6. [S61] Passenger Lists, Shipping Records ), New Zealand, Archives NZ, Passenger Lists, 1839 - 1973, - FamilySearch: 61903/1:1:KGMS-B1V - FHL Microfilm No 004480595. Hereinafter cited as Shipping Records.
  7. [S61] Shipping Records, New Zealand, Archives NZ, Passenger Lists, 1839 - 1973, - FamilySearch: 61903/1:1:KLYT-YCZ - FHL Microfilm No 004466233.
  8. [S61] Shipping Records, New Zealand, Archives NZ, Passenger Lists, 1839 - 1973, - FamilySearch: 61903/1:1:KGM4-W6J - FHL Microfilm 004480637.
  9. [S61] Shipping Records, New Zealand, Archives NZ, Passenger Lists, 1839 - 1973, - FamilySearch: 61903/1:1:QJDN-CB48 - FHL Microfilm None Listed.
  10. [S1] Certificate held on file: Transcript of marriage record done by Yvonne Chisholm.
  11. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1945 Folio No 3653.
  12. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1950 NZ Online Database: 1950/27911 - Aged 45 1950 Folio No 4671, Dec Qtr.
  13. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), NZSG No 121 Plot 1034, Block E, Row 1035. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.
  14. [S40] Probate NZ, 1951 Wellington High Court, Wellington Archives, - Item ID R23043023 Record No 0148/51, Housed at National Archives New Zealand.