Joseph Morris

ID# 708, (16 Nov 1869 - 25 Apr 1927)

Joseph Morris was born on 16 Nov 1869 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

Parents via Online database: Mary and John Morris.1

Joseph Morris married Eleanor Corlett, daughter of William Corlett and Mary Anne Cowley, on 20 May 1904 at Residence of William Corlett, Parkvale, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .2,3

Joseph Morris was on the bt 1906 - 1918 Directory.

Morris, J, Farmer, Masterton or Sheep Farmer, Haunui.4

Joseph died on 25 Apr 1927 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , at age 57 years, 5 months and 9 days.5

Joseph was buried on 27 Apr 1927 at Archer Street Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

ILMO Joseph Morris d 25 April 1927 aged 57. 'At Rest' also Eleanor Morris d 2 Oct 1955 aged 72.6

Joseph and Eleanor had 9 children, all deceased.

Children of Joseph Morris and Eleanor Corlett


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 1509
    Online NZ Database: 1869/38789. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 2278.
  3. [S151] Research from H E Whyte (Strathmore Wellington) to Ailsa Corlett, Corlett Family Booklet; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia).
  4. [S12] Directories, NZ PO Directory (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1866 - 1955), Wises 1906 & 1918 NZPO Directory. Hereinafter cited as NZ PO Directory.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1927 NZ Online Database: 1927/3748 aged 57yrs.
  6. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Buried: 3434: Block H Row 11. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.