Anna Maria Schiavi

ID# 516, (7 Apr 1866 - 14 Aug 1945)


Anna Maria Schiavi was born on 7 Apr 1866 at South Spit, Hokitika, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Anna Maria Schiavi
Parents: Carlos Schiavi, Boatman and Fanny Wallis

Carlos Schiavi, Boatman, Hokitika, was the informant of the birth.1,2


She was the daughter of Carlo Schiavi and Fanny Wallace.

Anna Maria Schiavi married Thomas Edward Cain, son of James Cain and Elizabeth Leece, on 24 Mar 1883 at the Residence of C Schiavi, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Thomas Edward Cain,
29, Miner, Bachelor, born IOM
Usual Res: Larkins
Parents: James Cain, Bootmaker & Elizabeth Cain MS Leece
Anna Mary Schiavi,
16, Dressmaker, Spinster, born Hokitika
Usual Res: Kumara
Parents: C Schiavi, Miner and Fanny Schiavi MS Wallace

Witnesses: Charles Schiavi, Miner, Kumara & Fanny( X her mark) Schaivi.1,3


As of 24 Mar 1883,her married name was Cain.

Anna Maria Cain was on the 1893 Electoral Roll Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

CAIN, Annie Maria, Greenstone, Domestic.4



Anna was present on the 1899 Electoral Roll Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand , in the household of Thomas Cain.

CAIN Thomas, Revells Terrace, Miner, Res. Revells Terrace, Greenstone, Kumara.
CAIN Annie Maria, Greenstone, Domestic, residential.5



Anna was present on the 1925 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , in the household of Thomas Edward Cain.

CAIN, Thomas Edward, Birchfield, retired farmer
CAIN, Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN, Herbert, Birchfield, blacksmith
CAIN, John Wallace, Birchfield, farmer
CAIN, Sophia, Birchfield, married.6



Anna was present on the 1928 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , in the household of Thomas Edward Cain.

CAIN Thomas Edward, Birchfield, retired farmer
CAIN Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN Herbert, Birchfield, blacksmith
CAIN John Wallace, Birchfield, farmer
CAIN Sophia, Birchfield, married.7



Anna was present on the 1931 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , in the household of Thomas Edward Cain.

CAIN, Thomas Edward, Birchfield, retired farmer
CAIN, Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN, Herbert, Birchfield, blacksmith
CAIN, John Wallace, Birchfield, farmer
CAIN, Sophia, Birchfield, married
CAIN, Spencer, Birchfield, farmer.8



Anna posed for a photo c 1932
Family Out On a Picnic, may be around 1932.9


Anna Maria Cain at the Picnic
Courtsey of Bill Cain
Isobel Seymour, Anna Cain, Mona Seymour and Herb Cain
On a Picnic c 1932
Courtsey of Bill Cain


Anna was present on the 1935 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , in the household of John Wallace Cain.

CAIN Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN Herbert, Birchfield, blacksmith
CAIN John Wallace, Birchfield, farmer
CAIN Sophia, Waimangaroa, married
CAIN Spencer, Waimangaroa, farmer.10



Anna posed for a photo c 1938
Anna Maria with her two great grandchildren, Yvonne Brassell and the baby is a Fox, along with her daughters Frances and Elizabeth.9


Frances Cain with Francess, Elizabeth and Yvonne Brasell and Baby Fox
possbily taken around 1838


Anna was present on the 1938 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , in the household of Ernest Spencer Cain.

CAIN Spencer, Waimangaroa, farmer
CAIN Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN Herbert, Birchfiled, blacksmith
CAIN Sophia, Waimangaroa, married.11



Anna died on 14 Aug 1945 at Birchfield, Waimangaroa, Westcoast, New Zealand , at age 79 years, 4 months and 7 days

Anna Maria Cain
Aged 79, Widow
Parents: Charles Scharvi, Miner & Frances Wallace
Born Hokitika
Married Hokitika, aged 18 to Thomas Edward Cain
Living Issue: M:- 60, 54, 47,42,38 F:- 61, 59, 55, 49.1,12



Anna's cause of death on 14 Aug 1945 was from Myocardial degeneration
Senility - years.



Anna was buried on 16 Aug 1945 at Waimangaroa Cemetery, Waimangaroa, Westcoast, New Zealand ,


Annie Cain
d 14 Aug 1945, 79 yrs,
Widow/ Seventh Day Adventist
p.79.13



Anna and Thomas had 11 children.

Children of Anna Maria Schiavi and Thomas Edward Cain

Father*Carlo Schiavi (c 1842 - 17 Aug 1912)
Mother*Fanny Wallace (c 1843 - 2 Aug 1910)

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1866 Folio No 760. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1883 Folio No 3585.
  4. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1893 NZ Electoral Roll, Grey. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  5. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1899 NZ Electoral Roll, Westland.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, NZ Electoral Roll, 1925, Buller.
  7. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1928 NZ Electoral Roll, Buller.
  8. [S6] Electoral Roll, NZ Electoral Roll, 1931, Buller.
  9. [S186] Letter or email from Bill Cain (Birchfield NZ) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) copies of photos sent c 1992.
  10. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1935 NZ Electoral Roll, Buller.
  11. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1938 NZ Electoral Roll, Buller.
  12. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1945 Folio No 3249, Sept Qtr.
  13. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), P01.09, page 28, No 793. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.