Desmond Clifford Hammond

ID# 1419, (c 1915 - 21 Dec 1949)


Desmond Clifford Hammond was born c 1915 at Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand ,

Not located on NZ indexes 1911 - 1917.


He was the son of Norman Charles Hammond and Elizabeth Cain.

Desmond Clifford Hammond married Dorothy Emily Cotton in 1936 at New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand .1


Desmond Clifford Hammond was on the 1938 Electoral Roll Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand ,

HAMMOND, Desmond Clifford, SS "Totara", seaman.2



Desmond Clifford Hammond was on the 1946 Electoral Roll Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Dorothy

HAMMOND Desmond Clifford, Corsair Bay, Lyttelton, seaman
HAMMOND Dorothy Emily, Corsair Bay, Lyttelton, married.3



Desmond was listed as a beneficiary in Elizabeth Hammond's will on 24 Oct 1947 at Westport, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

HAMMOND Elizabeth,
married woman, Birchfield

Elizabeth's Will was dated 14th Decemeber 1946.

This is the Last Will and Testament of me Elizabeth Hammond of Birchfield in the Dominion of New Zealand, Married woman : -

Maud Mona Seymour of Westport, married woman was appointed to be the sole Executrix of her will.4


Desmond Clifford Hammond was on the 1949 Electoral Roll Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Dorothy

HAMMOND Desmond Clifford, Corsair Bay, Lyttelton, seaman
HAMMOND Dorothy Emily, Corsair Bay, Lyttelton, married.5



Desmond died on 21 Dec 1949 at Squally Bay, Banks Peninsula, Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand ,

Desmond Clifford Hammond,
Fisherman, aged 34
From 52 Park Terrace, Corsair Bay, Lyttelton

Parents: Norman Charles Hammond, Farmer & Elizabeth Hammond, MS Cain
Born Auckland
Married, New Plymouth, aged 21 to Dorothy Emily Cotton, who is now 37.

Living Children: M: 12 F: 9, 7, 3.6,7



Desmond's cause of death on 21 Dec 1949 was from Verdict of Jury
Accidentally Drowned.



Desmond was buried on 7 Jan 1950 at Akaroa Presbyterian Cemetery, Akaroa, Canterbury, New Zealand ,


Desmond Clifford (Boy),
loved husband of Dorothy Hammond, 1915 - 1949.
Erected by his loving wife & father.8



Desmond and Dorothy had 4 children still living. Would love to have contact.

Family: Desmond Clifford Hammond and Dorothy Emily Genet

Father*Norman Charles Hammond (1889 - 30 Sep 1957)
Mother*Elizabeth Cain (17 Oct 1884 - 4 Oct 1947)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1936 Folio No 2220. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1938 NZ Electoral Roll, Wellington North Supplementary Roll - via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  3. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1946 NZ Electoral Roll, Lyttelton Canterbury - via Ancestry.co.uk.
  4. [S40] Probate NZ, Westport Court, Probate No 1183, Will, Filed 24 Oct 1947, Housed at National Archives New Zealand.
  5. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1949 NZ Electoral Roll, Lyttelton Canterbury - via Ancestry.co.uk.
  6. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  7. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1950 NZ Online Database: 1950/20429 - Aged 34.
  8. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), NZSG Q14.03 No 62 - MI. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.