Ann Jane Corlett

ID# 630, (21 Nov 1875 - 27 May 1962)


Ann Jane Corlett was born on 21 Nov 1875 at Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand .1

She was the daughter of William Corlett and Mary Anne Cowley.

Ann attended "Featherston School", Featherston, Wairarapa, New Zealand , in May 1881

CORLETT Annie
Featherston School
No 154
Admission: May 1881
Last Day 19 Aug 1881
Destination: not known.2



Ann attended "Parkvale School", Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , on 20 Apr 1886

CORLETT Annie
Parkvale Carterton
No 120
Admission: 20 April 1886
DOB given as 9yrs 5mths.3



     Research Note: in 1896
Was engaged prior to her marriage to Thomas Eaton. She fell pregnant with her daughter Doris at that time. The marriage never took place.



Ann was present on the 1899 Electoral Roll Parkvale, Wairarapa, New Zealand , in the household of William Corlett.

CORLETT, William, Parkvale, farmer, residential
CORLETT, Mary Ann, Carterton, home duties, residential
CORLETT, Ann Jane, Parkvale, spinster, residential
CORLETT, Thomas, Carterton, labourer, residential.4



Ann Jane Corlett married Thomas Rowland Eaton, son of John Eaton and Emma Hooper, on 24 Jul 1906 at St Marks Church, Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .5

As of 24 Jul 1906,her married name was Eaton.

26 Jul 1906 Ann Jane Corlett and Thomas Roland Eaton were mentioned in the "Wairarapa Daily Times", New Zealand , newspaper

Personal Matters:
Mr Thomas Roland Eaton, fourth son of Mr John Eaton, of Kokotau, was married to Miss Annie Jane Corlett, eldest daughter of Mr William Corlett, of Parkvale, at St Mark's Church, Carterton, on Tuesday. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. R Young. The young couple will reside at Longbush.6



Ann was present on the 1949 Electoral Roll Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , in the household of Thomas Roland Eaton.

EATON Thomas Roland, Longbush, farmer
EATON Ann Jane, Longbush, married
EATON John Roland, Longbush, farmer
EATON Daphne Hazel, Longbush, farmer.7



Ann was present on the 1957 Electoral Roll Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , in the household of Thomas Roland Eaton.

EATON Thomas Roland, 11 Hope Street, retired
EATON Ann Jane, 11 Hope Street, married.8



Ann died on 27 May 1962 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , at age 86 years, 6 months and 6 days.9


Ann was buried in May 1962 at Archer Street Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

Ann Jane Eaton
d 27th May 1962 aged 86
'At Rest',
Thomas R Eaton
d 6 July 1962 aged 92
'At Rest'.10




Ann Jane Eaton's estate was probated on 19 Jun 1962 at Masterton Court, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

Ann Jane Eaton
Will dated 13 may 1957
Probate dated 19 June 1962

Ann appointed her son John Roland Eaton of Longbush, Farmer to be the sole executor and trustee of her Will.
Value under £1,600

Any real and personal property was to be converted to funds for her 3 daughters in equal shares.
Emma Madge Benbow, Annie Evelyn Scott and Una Lilian McKay.11


Ann was listed as a beneficiary in Thomas Roland Eaton's will on 16 Jul 1962 at Masterton Court, Wellington, New Zealand ,

Thomas Roland EATON
Will dated 3 September 1957
Probate 16 July 1962
Value under £30,000

Thomas Roland Easton of Masterton NZ Sheepfarmer, appointed his son John Roland Eaton of Longbursh, Sheepfarmer, and John William McKay of Alfredton, Sheepfarmer to be his executors and trustees of his Will.12


Ann and Thomas had 4 children. Ann also had a child before marriage to Thomas. - All deceased.

Child of Ann Jane Corlett

Children of Ann Jane Corlett and Thomas Rowland Eaton

Father*William Corlett (1852 - 12 Oct 1936)
Mother*Mary Anne Cowley (1853 - 2 Sep 1923)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 623, March Qtr 1876. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S44] School Admissions, School Records (Auckland, New Zealand: NZSG), NZSG Register No 154 - Wairarapa Branch. Hereinafter cited as School Records.
  3. [S44] School Records, NZSG Register No 120 - Wairarapa Branch.
  4. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), Wises 1899 NZ Electoral Roll, Wairarapa. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 4230.
  6. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, 1906 Wairarapa Daily Times 26 July 1906, Vol XXX Issue 8512 Pg 5. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  7. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1949 NZ Electoral Roll, Masterton Wairarapa.
  8. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1957 NZ Electoral Roll, Masterton Wairarapa.
  9. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: DIA Online Database 1962/26164 aged 86yrs.
  10. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), No 6175: Block D Row 10. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.
  11. [S40] Probate NZ, 1962 Masterton Court, Wellington P79/62 - held on file, Housed at National Archives New Zealand.
  12. [S40] Probate NZ , 1962 Masterton Court, Wellington P101/62 - held on file.