Jane //

ID# 4532, (c 1808 - 24 Jan 1890)

Jane // was born c 1808 at Yorkshire, England.

Jane // married John Yates c 1830 at Yorkshire, England.

As of c 1830,her married name was Yates.

Jane immigrated on 6 Nov 1841 from Liverpool, England via "Martha Ridgway" to Nelson, New Zealand, with John Yates

"Martha Ridgway" arrived Nelson, 7 April 1842.

YATES John, Married, 33, Carpenter
YATES Jane, Married, 31, Wife
YATES Henry, Child, 9
YATES Edward, Child, 2.1

Jane died on 24 Jan 1890 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

aged 62yrs

There is no death notice in any paper located so far.2

Jane was buried on 25 Jan 1890 at Archer Street Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

ILMO Henry Yates died 18 Jan 1872 aged 39 years;
and Elizabeth Yates died 11 Oct 1885 aged 26 years;
and John Yates died 28 March 1880 aged 72 years;
and Jane Yates died 24 Jan 1890 aged 82 years;
and Agnes Bell relict of Henry Yates died 7 Nov 1920 aged 82 years.3

Children of Jane // and John Yates


  1. [S61] Passenger Lists, Shipping Records ), To Nelson by Sailing ship - March 1842-June 1843, Pioneer Passengers, June E Neale. Hereinafter cited as Shipping Records.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 230, March Qtr
    1890 NZ Online Database: 1890/611 aged 82 yrs. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  3. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), BURIED:889:BLOCK P ROW 3:. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.