Leonard Walter Corlett

ID# 1238, (21 Jun 1904 - 26 Sep 1972)


Walter Corlett was born on 21 Jun 1904 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

Walter Corlett
Parents: William Edward Corlett, labourer, aged 32, born Ramsey Isle of Man & Amy Corlett formerly Yates, aged 26, born Masterton
Married: 24 Octobert 1894, Masterton

William Edward Corlett, Father, Masterton was the informant of the birth.

Christian Name was changed to Leonard Walter, by Deed Poll, 14 Dec 1967.1,2




As of 21 Jun 1904,Leonard Walter Corlett was also known as Walter Corlett.

He was the son of William Edward Corlett and Amy Yates.

Walter attended "Central School", Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , on 30 Jan 1911

CORLETT Walter
DOB 21 July 1904
Admission 30 Jan 1911
Parent: William Edward Corlett, Bannister St
No other dates given.3



Walter attended "Parkvale School", Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , on 21 Aug 1911

CORLETT Walter
Parkvale School, Carterton
No 25
Admission: 21 Aug 1911
Parent: W Corlett, Parkvale
Last School: Masterton DHS.4



Walter attended "Parkvale School", Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , on 15 Apr 1912

CORLETT Walter
Parkvale School, Carterton
No 39 former No 25
Admission: 15 April 1912
Parent: W Corlett, Parkvale
Last School: Masterton
Last Day: 14 May 1912
Destination: Masterton.5



Walter attended "Lansdowne School", Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , on 12 Jun 1914

CORLETT Walter
Lansdowne School
Reg No 622
Admin: 12 June 1914
Parent: William Corlett, First St
DOB: 21 Sept 1904
Last School: DHS Masterton.6



Leonard Walter Corlett was on the 1938 Electoral Roll Tahoraite, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

CORLETT Leonard Walter, Tahoraite, Labourer.7



Leonard Walter Corlett was on the 1957 Electoral Roll Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

CORLETT Leonard, 9 McGiffert Street, composer.8



Leonard Walter Corlett was on the 1963 Electoral Roll Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

CORLETT Leonard,45 Worcester Street, retired.9



On 14 Dec 1967 his name was legally changed to Leonard Walter Corlett
via Deed Poll.




Leonard Walter Corlett was on the 1969 Electoral Roll Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

CORLETT Leonard Walter,45 Worcester Street, composer.10



Leonard Walter Corlett was on the 1972 Electoral Roll Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,

CORLETT Leonard Walter, C/- Awapuni Hospital, retired.11



Leonard died on 26 Sep 1972 at Awapuni Hospital, Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand , at age 68 years, 3 months and 5 days

Leonard Walter Corlett, Labourer, aged 68, born 21 June 1904
Usual place of Res: Awapuni Hospital, Palmerston North
born Carterton
Parents: William Henry (sic) Corlett & Amy Corlett
(father occupation and mother maiden name not listed)

No widow and no living children listed.1,12



Leonard's cause of death on 26 Sep 1972 was from Broncho pneumonia - 3 weeks
Myocardial degeneration, Generalised arterio sclerosis, & Chronic bronchitis - many years.



Leonard was cremated on 29 Sep 1972 at Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand .13
Father*William Edward Corlett (1872 - 29 Jul 1926)
Mother*Amy Yates (3 Jul 1878 - 31 May 1918)

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, Folio No 3245, Sept Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  3. [S44] School Admissions, School Records (Auckland, New Zealand: NZSG), Masterton Central School 1908 - 1916, Reg No 4501. Hereinafter cited as School Records.
  4. [S44] School Records, NZSG Register No 25 - Wairarapa Branch.
  5. [S44] School Records, NZSG Register No 39 - Wairarapa Branch.
  6. [S44] School Records, NZSG School Records, Wairarapa Branch.
  7. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1938 Electoral Roll, Pahiatua. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  8. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1957 Electoral Roll, Palmerston North.
  9. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1963 Electoral Roll, Palmerston North.
  10. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1969 Electoral Roll, Palmerston North.
  11. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1972 Electoral Roll, Palmerston North.
  12. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 23313, aged 68 - DIA Online Database: Leonard Walter 1972/47187 - DOB 21 June 1904.
  13. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Palmerston North Online Database: Cremation but recorded as Leonard Reginald Corlett. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.