Brenda Tui Fail

ID# 213, (31 Mar 1909 - 26 Apr 1985)
Andrew Chisholm, Tui, Fred and Eliza Fail 1945


Brenda Tui Fail was born on 31 Mar 1909 at Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Brenda Tui Fail
Parents: Eliza Ann & Fred Valentine Fail.1

She was the daughter of Fred Valentine Fail and Eliza Ann Clark.

Brenda Tui Fail was also known as Tui Fail.



Tui's occupation Housing Interviewering Officer and later Filing Clerk, but she always wanted to be a Nurse.



Tui was present on the 1935 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , in the household of Fred Valentine Fail.

FAIL Fred Valentine, 29 Princes Street, St Kilda, yardsman
FAIL Eliza Ann, 29 Princes Street, St Kilda, married.
FAIL Brenda Tui, 29 Princes St, spinster.2



Tui was present on the 1938 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , in the household of Fred Valentine Fail.

FAIL Fred Valentine, 29 Princes Street, St Kilda, yardsman
FAIL Eliza Ann, 29 Princes Street, St Kilda, married.
FAIL Brenda Tui, 29 Princes St, spinster.3



Brenda Tui Fail married Richard Andrew James Chisholm, son of Richard Anderson Chisholm and Janet Maria Beagley, on 6 Nov 1945 at Musselburgh Presbyterian Church, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand .4
Brenda Tui Fail to Richard Andrew Chisholm 1945

As of 6 Nov 1945,her married name was Tui Chisholm.

Tui died on 26 Apr 1985 at Glenwood Private Hospital Epsom, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand , at age 76 years and 25 days

Brenda Tui Chisholm
Aged 76 years, DOB 31 March 1909
Usual Res: 14 Chatham Avenue, Mt Albert
Born Dunedin
Parents: Fred Valentine Fail, Boilermaker & Eliza Ann Fail MS Clark
Married: Dunedin, aged 36 to Richard Andrew James Chisholm

Living Issue: F: 38.5,6



Tui's cause of death on 26 Apr 1985 was from Acute heart failure - minutes
Congestive heart failure - 10 days
Bronchopneumonia - 14 days
Cerebral sclerosis - years.



Tui was cremated on 29 Apr 1985 at Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand ,

Ashes placed in CLARK Plot, Port Chalmers 15 May 1985

No Headstone for the plot.
Also buried in the plot are:
Clark Margaret Harriet
Clark Mary Lillian
Fail Eliza Ann
McKay Daniel
McKay Harriet.7



Brenda and Andrew had 1 child who is still living.

Family: Brenda Tui Fail and Richard Andrew James Chisholm

FatherFred Valentine Fail (27 Sep 1872 - 2 Dec 1951)
MotherEliza Ann Clark (2 Feb 1873 - 23 Jul 1951)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1909 NZ Online Database: 1909/22062 - 1909 Folio No 2888, June Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1935 NZ Electoral Roll, Dunedin South. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  3. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1938 NZ Electoral Roll, Dunedin Central.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1945, Folio No 13834.
  5. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  6. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1985 NZ Online Database: 1985/ 32419 - DOB 31 March 1909 - 1985 Folio No 6713, DOB 31031909.
  7. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Dunedin City Council Online Database: New Port Chalmers Cemetry, Upper Oval, Block UO Plot 332, - Ashes buried NSG S07.22. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.