Hector McDonald Corlett

ID# 495, (27 Jun 1923 - 6 Dec 1986)
Max Corlett


Hector McDonald Corlett was born on 27 Jun 1923 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .1

He was the son of Leonard Edward Corlett and Lily Pauling.

As of 1923,Hector McDonald Corlett was also known as Max Corlett.



Hector began Military Service bt 1939 - 1945 NZEF WW2, New Zealand ,

No 454741 2nd Div Pro Coy Pte , single, Masterton, Drapers Ass, 83 South Rd, Masterton,
Mrs L Coreltt, 83 South Rd, Masterton (Mother) 1.1.-31.3.1944.2



Max was the Best Man at the wedding of Thomas Edward Corlett and Bessie Rosina Hill on 4 Sep 1943 St Matthews Church, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .3,4

Hector McDonald Corlett married Mavis Jean Watson in 1956 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .5


Hector McDonald Corlett was on the 1966 Electoral Roll Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Mavis

CORLETT, Hector McDonald, 48 French Street, manager
CORLETT, Mavis Jean, 48 French Street, married.6



Max died on 6 Dec 1986 at Public Hospital, Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand , at age 63 years, 5 months and 9 days

From 42 Charles Street, Napier
Freezing Worker (Ex-Serviceman)
Aged 63, born 27 June 1923
Born Masterton, 63yrs in NZ
Parents: Leonard Edwin Corlett, Mill Hand and Lilian Amy Pauling (sic)
Married 1st:
Shirely Alma Marion Croft, in Cairo Egypt when aged 22
Married 2nd:
Mavis Jean Watson, Masterton when aged 35, no widow
Living Issue: M: 39, 38 F: -.3,7



Max's cause of death on 6 Dec 1986 was from Multiple lung abscess - 2 weeks
Probable aspiration with recent gastrointestinal infection - 2 weeks
Chronic Ill-health.



Max was cremated on 10 Dec 1986 at Hastings Cemetery, Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand .8



Max and Shirley had 2 children who are still living.



Max and Mavis had 1 child who is now deceased.

Child of Hector McDonald Corlett and Mavis Jean Watson

Father*Leonard Edward Corlett (30 Apr 1897 - 21 Oct 1974)
Mother*Lily Pauling (7 Dec 1895 - 21 Apr 1975)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 4422, Sept Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S17] "NZEF Enlistment Records", War Enlistment Rolls; Held by Ailsa Corlett; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, WW2, Vol 13. Hereinafter cited as "NZEF Enlistment Records."
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1943 Folio No 8051.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 1170.
  6. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1966-67 Electoral Roll, Wairarapa, Sup 1. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  7. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 24355, date of birth 27-06-1923.
  8. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Hastings District Council Online Database: Site D26_M Plot 0 Ref C14924. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.