Roy Alexander Morris

ID# 769, (3 Apr 1919 - 23 Nov 2004)

Roy Alexander Morris was born on 3 Apr 1919 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .1

He was the son of Joseph Morris and Eleanor Corlett.

Roy Alexander Morris was on the 1940 Directory.

Morris, R A, 5 Camdon Rd, Auckland ?

(uncertain about this record).2

Roy 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.3

Roy Alexander Morris married Aisne Ivy Watson in 1973 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .4

Roy died on 23 Nov 2004 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , at age 85 years, 7 months and 20 days.5

Roy was buried on 26 Nov 2004 at Riverside Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

MORRIS Roy Alexander
Wife has ashes in with him.6

Roy and Aisne had unknown children.

Family: Roy Alexander Morris and Aisne Ivy Watson

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 2295, June Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S12] Directories, NZ PO Directory (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1866 - 1955), Wises 1940 NZPO Directory. Hereinafter cited as NZ PO Directory.
  3. [S40] Probate NZ, Masterton Court, Probate Filed 7 Oct 1955, Probate No 141/55, Will, Housed at National Archives New Zealand.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 23708.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: DIA Online Database: 2004/ 28837 DOB 3 April 1919.
  6. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Masterton Online Database: Record No 014579, Ex Servicemen, Row 3 Plot J. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.