Margaret Harris

ID# 2482, (c 1888 - 21 Aug 1950)


Margaret Harris was born c 1888 at Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Margaret Harris
(Birth registration not recorded)

Parents: George Harris & Mary Sinclair
Married 1866, Folio No 1554

Children:
Mary 1867/29156
Ellen 1869/32644
Fanny 1871/34693
Elizabeth 1874/47855
Joseph Alexander 1876/13938 - Died aged 1mths.- born 27 Oct 1876 & died 27 Nov 1876/ 4237
Charles 1877/9095
Annie 1880/8305
Samuel 1883/496
John 1886/15026
James 1890/18273
Susan 1893/15614

Missing from records are:
Jane/Jean b c 1872
Margaret b c 1888
Alice Murray b c 1892
William b c 1896

Why 4 children Not Registered??




Margaret Harris married George Henry Henry on 11 Aug 1916 at Waratah Tea Rooms, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

George Henry
aged 41, Farmer, Widower 10 July 1915
Born: Upper Waitati
Res: Present Dunedin Usual Mt Cargill
Parents: George Henry, Farmer & Isabella Henry MS Smaill
Margaret Harris
Aged 28, Spinster
Born: High Cliff, Dunedin
Res: Present Dunedin Usual Upper Waitati
Parents: George Harris, Farmer & Mary Harris MS Sinclair

Witnesses: W Archie, Quarryman, Dunedin & Alice Harris, Dunedin.1,2


As of 11 Aug 1916,her married name was Henry.

Margaret died on 21 Aug 1950 at Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Margaret Henry
aged 65 (sic) should be 62.3



Margaret's cause of death on 21 Aug 1950 was from Stroke.



Margaret was buried on 23 Aug 1950 at Purakanui Cemetery, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

In Loving Memory of
George
Beloved Husband of
Margaret Henry
Died 29th Sept 1943
Aged 68 years.
Also His Beloved Wife
Margaret
died 21st Aug 1950
Aged 62 Years.4


Children of Margaret Harris and George Henry Henry

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Ancestry Tree of Rokkonz & janick134 - sourced 14 Feb 2016. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1916 NZ Online Database: 1916/ 1375. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1950 NZ Online Database: 1950/30401 aged 65 (wrong - should be 62).
  4. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Dunedin Online Cemetery Database: Purakanui Cemetery - Block 1 Plot 62. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.