Allan William Morris

ID# 764, (31 Jan 1910 - 13 Aug 1991)

Allan William Morris was born on 31 Jan 1910 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .1

He was the son of Joseph Morris and Eleanor Corlett.

Allan William Morris married Barbara Elizabeth Percy in 1934 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .2

Allan William Morris was on the 1940 Directory.

Morris Allan W, Farmer, Te Ore Ore, Masterton.3

Allan was listed as a beneficiary in Eleanor Morris's will on 7 Oct 1955 at "Masterton Court", New Zealand ,

? Shown to Joseph Archer Morris of Te Ore Ore, Masterton, Farmer and John Taylor Morris of Masterton, Service Manager and referred to in their affidavit to lead grant of Probate to themselves as Executors Severally Sworn at Masterton this 5th day of October 1955, Before me:-
J Macfarlane Laing
A Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New Zealand.4

Allan died on 13 Aug 1991 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , at age 81 years, 6 months and 13 days.5

Allan was cremated on 10 Apr 2001 at Riverside Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

MORRIS, Allan William date of burial of ashes, 10 April 2001.
Ashes in one plot with wife.6

Allan and Barbara had unknown children.

Family: Allan William Morris and Barbara Elizabeth Percy

Father*Joseph Morris (16 Nov 1869 - 25 Apr 1927)
Mother*Eleanor Corlett (7 Oct 1882 - 2 Oct 1955)


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 624, March Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 7647.
  3. [S12] Directories, NZ PO Directory (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1866 - 1955), Wises 1940 NZPO Directory. Hereinafter cited as NZ PO Directory.
  4. [S40] Probate NZ, Masterton Court, Probate Filed 7 Oct 1955, Probate No 141/55, Will, Housed at National Archives New Zealand.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: DIA Online Database: 1991/ 43392 - DOB 31 Jan 1910.
  6. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Masterton Online Database: Record No 014278A, Cremation Law, Block B, Row 45, Plot C. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.