Fanny Wallace

ID# 541, (c 1843 - 2 Aug 1910)


Fanny Wallace was born c 1843 at Scotland

Not located at this stage, a few possibles, and depends on if name is spelt as Wallis or Wallace and just which part of Scotland she is suppose to come from.


She was the daughter of William Wallace and Jane McFarlane.

Fanny Wallace immigrated c 1862 from Scotland to, New Zealand ,

Possible arrival on ship 'Victory' from London to Christchurch arriving 17 Oct 1863 with Lancashire Immigrants. No proof and under Fanny Wallis, SW.



Fanny Wallace and Carlo Schiavi applied for an Application to Marry on 9 Mar 1865 Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand ,

APPLICATION TO MARRY:
Carlo Schiavi,
Bachelor, Mariner, aged 23,
lived at Timaru,
had been there for 9 mths.
Fanny Wallace,
a Spinster, Cook, aged 22,
lived at Timaru,
had been there for 1 year.

Date of Certificate 9 March 1865 and Date of Notice 31 March 1865.1



Fanny Wallace married Carlo Schiavi, son of Pelui Schiavi and Anna Maria Bolzvne, on 11 Mar 1865 at Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand ,

Carlo Schiavi,
Full age, Mariner,
Bachelor
Fanny Wallace,
Full age, Cook,
Spinster

Witnesses were: John Overmyer, Builder, Timaru; Chapman Jacobs, Watch Maker, Timaru; and Margaret McKenzie, Timaru.2,3


As of 11 Mar 1865,her married name was Schiavi.

Fanny witnessed the marriage of Thomas Edward Cain and Anna Maria Schiavi on 24 Mar 1883 the Residence of C Schiavi, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand .2,4

Fanny Wallace was also known as Frances Schiavi.



Frances Schiavi was on the 1893 Electoral Roll Grey, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

SCHIAVI, Frances, Cobden, House Duties, Grey.5



Frances Schiavi was on the 1896 Electoral Roll Grey, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Schiavi, Frances, Cobden, household duties, residential.6



Frances Schiavi was on the 1896 Directory.

Schavi, Mrs Frances, nurse, Cobden.7



Frances Schiavi was on the 1902 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Schiavi, Frances, Birchfield, housekeeper.8



12 Oct 1903 Frances Schiavi was mentioned in the "Colonist", New Zealand , newspaper

NELSON LAND BOARD
Applications fo Leases in Perpetuity.

W. Schiavi, section 25, block ii, Kawatiri, 92a 0r 30p, rent 7s 2d per acre, granted;
F. Schiavi, section 35, block ii, Kawatiri, 71a 1r 19p, rent 7s 2d per acre, granted.9



Frances Schiavi was on the 1905 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Schiavi, Frances, Birchfield.10



Frances died on 2 Aug 1910 at Birchfield, Waimangaroa, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Frances Schiavi
States that she was a Widow, parents William and Jane Wallace nee McFarlane. Her father was a miller. Born in Scotland been in NZ for 48 years (1862).2,11

Frances's cause of death on 2 Aug 1910 was from Cancernomia of Stomach - 8 months.



Frances was buried on 5 Aug 1910 at Waimangaroa Cemetery, Waimangaroa, Westcoast, New Zealand ,


BURIAL Records:349:Page missing:
Frances Schiavi
of cancernomia (sic) of stomach,
born Scotland -p.317
In burial plot with Richard Seymour No 519.12

Children of Fanny Wallace and Carlo Schiavi

Father*William Wallace (c 1820 - )
Mother*Jane McFarlane (c 1820 - )

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Archives Ref: BDM 20/10 P367/103. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1865 Folio No 1312. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1883 Folio No 3585.
  5. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1893 Electoral Roll, Grey. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1896 Electoral Roll, Grey.
  7. [S12] Directories, NZ PO Directory (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1866 - 1955), Wises 1896/97 NZPO Directory. Hereinafter cited as NZ PO Directory.
  8. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1902 Electoral Roll, Buller.
  9. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, NZ PapersPast: Colonist, Vol XLVI, Issue 10843, 12 Oct 1903, Pg 4. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  10. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1905/6 Electoral Roll, Buller.
  11. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1910 Folio No 2049, Sept Qtr.
  12. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Waimangaroa Cemetery. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.