Rosannah Roberts

ID# 543, (19 Jul 1874 - 5 Mar 1959)


Rosannah Roberts was born on 19 Jul 1874 at New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand ,

Parents: Martha and David Roberts.1


She was the daughter of David Roberts and Martha Perrott.

Rosannah Roberts and Charles Schiavi had a marriage notice on 1 Dec 1900 in the "Ohinemuri Gazette", New Zealand ,

LOCAL AND GENERAL

Mr "Charlie" Schiavi, the well known fish vendor, was joined in the holy bonds of matrimony yesteday "Charlie" was got up regardless of expense, and had a "biled shirt". The bride was given away by her father, Mr David Roberts.

Defination of "Biled Shirt" (Their dress consists invariably of a well-laundered "biled" (white) shirt, huge diamond stud in front, no collar or tie, perhaps a silk handkerchief tied loosely round the neck, and an open unbuttoned waistcoat.)

"Note: the marriage did not take place until on the marriage certificate 3rd Dec, yet the paper is dated 1 Dec 1900. So did the marriage actually take place early than what is recorded on the certificate ??"2



Rosannah Roberts married Charles Schiavi, son of Pelui Schiavi and Anna Maria Bolzvne, on 3 Dec 1900 at In the house of the Brides Parents, Cambridge, Waikato, New Zealand ,

Charles Schiavi,
55, Fish Dealer, Widower,
born Venice Italy,
Res: Paeroa
Parents: Pelu Schiavi, Shipping Agent & Anna Maria Bolzvne
Rose Annie Roberts,
26, Domestic Duties, Spinster,
born New Plymouth,
Res: Wanganui
Parents: David Roberts, Labourer & Martha Parrett

Witnesses were: Thomas Smith, Paeroa & Thomas Dudly, Cambridge

(Carlos was actually aged 58 and was not a widower as Frances was still alive on the Westcoast).3,4


As of 3 Dec 1900,her married name was Schiavi.

Rosannah Schiavi was on the 1902 Electoral Roll Thames, Waikato, New Zealand ,

SCHIAVI, Roseannie, Coromandel, domestic duties.5



Rosannah was present on the 1905 Electoral Roll Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand , in the household of Charles Schiavi.

Schiavi, Charles, York Terrace, Onehunga, fisherman.
Schiavi, Rosanna, York Terrace, Onehunga, married.6



Rosannah was present on the 1911 Electoral Roll Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand , in the household of Charles Schiavi.

Schiavi, Charles, Manukau Road, fisherman,
Schiavi, Rosanna, Manukau Road, married.7



Rosannah Schiavi was on the 1913 Directory.

Schiavi, Mrs Roseanna, Selwyn St, Onehunga.8


As of 1917,her married name was McLean.

Rosannah Schiavi married Arthur George McLean in 1917 at Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand .9


Rosannah was present on the 1919 Electoral Roll Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand , in the household of Arthur George McLean.

Auckland Central:
McLEAN, Arthur George, 36 Wellington St, shoeblack - removed
Auckland East:
McLEAN, Rose Ana, Union St, Newmarket, married - changed address to 6 Macauley St
CRANE, Eva Ruth, 2 Union St, Newmarket, spinster - removed
Sup 1:
McLEAN, Arthur George, 6 Macauley Street, bootblack
(this is the time when both parties were moving to the same address and therefore appear on various roles.).10



Rosannah was present on the 1925 Electoral Roll Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand , in the household of Arthur George McLean.

Auckland Central:
McLEAN, Rose Anna, 70 Wellington St, married - removed
Auckland East:
McLEAN, Arthur George, St Paul St, bootmaker - removed
Grey Lynn:
SCHARVI, Leo David, 4 Dominion Rd, labourer
WARRINGTON, William John, 4 Dominion Rd, labourer
WARRINGTON, Eva Ruth, 4 Dominion Rd, married
Sup 1:
McLEAN, Arthur George, 4 Dominion Rd, bootmaker
McLEAN, RoseAnna, 4 Dominion Rd, married

(again a time of movment in addresses for the family).11



Rosannah McLean was on the 1931 Electoral Roll Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Leo

Auckland Central:
SCHIAVI, Leo David, 3 Macauley St, Labourer
Auckland East:
McLEAN, Rose Anna, 15 Airedale St, widow
Sup 1:
SCHARVI, Leo David, 15 Airedale St, Labourer.12



Rosannah was present on the 1949 Electoral Roll Arch Hill, Auckland, New Zealand , in the household of Eva Ruth Bajomey.

BAJOMEY, Eva Ruth, 11 Leighton St, married
McLEAN, Rosanna, 20 Dacre St, widow - this is changed on the 1951 roll to 11 Leighton St.
SCHARVI, Leo David, 20 Dacre St, labourer - this changed in 1951 to 11 Leighton St
WARRINGTON, Frederick William, 11 Leighton St, airman
WARRINGTON, Lorna Isabella, 11 Leighton St, married.13



Rosannah died on 5 Mar 1959 at Auckland Hospital, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand , at age 84 years, 7 months and 14 days.14


Rosannah's death notice appeared on 6 Mar 1959 in the "NZ Herald", New Zealand ,

DEATH

McLEAN, Rosannah.
On March 5, 1959, at Cornwall Hospital (late of 11 Leighton Street, Grey Lynn), loved Mother of Eva, Eileen, Lilly, Charlie, Leo and George; in her 85th year.
At rest.
A service will be held at the Chapel of J Weir and Co Ltd 70 Ponsonby Road, tomorrow (Saturday) at 12 noon, funeral then leaving for Waikumete Cemetery.15



Rosannah was buried on 7 Mar 1959 at Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand ,


No Headstone
MCLEAN Rosannah, died 5 March 1959.16

Child of Rosannah Roberts

Children of Rosannah Roberts and Carlo Schiavi

Child of Rosannah Roberts

Family: Rosannah Roberts and Arthur George McLean

Father*David Roberts (c 1837 - 12 Sep 1907)
Mother*Martha Perrott (14 Oct 1849 - 9 May 1927)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 1063, Sept Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Ohinemuri Gazette, Vol 1X, Issue 753, 1 December 1900, Page 2. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1900 Folio No 4235.
  5. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1902 Electoral Roll, Thames, sup 2. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1905/6 Electoral Roll, Manukau, Supp 1.
  7. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1911 Electoral Roll, Manukau.
  8. [S12] Directories, NZ PO Directory (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1866 - 1955), Wises 1913 NZPO Directory. Hereinafter cited as NZ PO Directory.
  9. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 36.
  10. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1919 Electoral Roll, Auckland Central & Auckland East.
  11. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1925 Electoral Roll, Auckland Central; Auckland East & Grey Lynn.
  12. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1931 Electoral Roll, Auckland Central & Auckland East.
  13. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1949 Electoral Roll, Arch Hill.
  14. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 145, March Qtr.
  15. [S10] Newspaper Article, The New Zealand Herald, Friday March 6 1959.
  16. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Vol 10 No 34392 Plot 98. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.