Catherine Mary Ann Gertrude Watson

ID# 743, (1882 - 22 Oct 1968)
Catherine, Rosalind, James and Thomas Corlett c 1939
Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Stuart via Stuart Family Tree Ancestry


Catherine Mary Ann Gertrude Watson was born in 1882 at Reigate, Earlswood, Surrey, England.1

She was the daughter of Ernest Albert Watson and Catherine Elizabeth Daniels.

Catherine Mary Ann Gertrude Watson married Thomas Corlett, son of William Corlett and Mary Anne Cowley, on 8 Jan 1913 at St Marks Church, Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

Thomas Corlett,
38, Waggoner, Bachelor,
born At Sea.
Usual Res: Carterton
Parents: William Corlett, Farmer & Mary Ann Currie (sic)
Catherine Mary Ann Gertrude Watson,
30, Domestic, Spinster,
born Earlswood, Surrey, England
Usual Res: Parkvale
Parents: Ernest Albert Watson, Timekeeper & Catherine Elizabeth Oanite (sic)

Witnesses: Henry Rayner Jnr, Farmer Carterton & Silas Rayner, Farmer Carterton

Newspaper mentioned that the Bridesmaids were Misses Connie and Doris Corlett. Mr Silas Rayner was Best Man, and Mr L Corlett Groomsman.2,3


As of 8 Jan 1913,her married name was Corlett.

Catherine Mary Ann Gertrude Watson and Thomas Corlett had a marriage notice on 9 Jan 1913 in the "Wairarapa Daily Times", New Zealand ,

At Carterton yesterday, Mr Thomas Corlett, second son of Mr and Mrs Wm Corlett of Parkvale, was married to Miss Catherine Ann Gertrude Watson, of Surrey, England. The bridesmaids were Misses Connie and Doris Corlett. Mr Silas Rayner was best man, and Mr L Corlett Groomsman.4



Catherine died on 22 Oct 1968 at Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , at age 86 years.5


Catherine's cause of death on 22 Oct 1968 was from Myocardial infarcation.6



Catherine was buried in Oct 1968 at Clareville Cemetery, Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand ,

Thomas Corlett d 13 April 1931 aged 56.
Catherine Mary Ann Gertrude Corlett d 22 Oct 1968 aged 86, also James Frances Corlett 33582 7th Anti Tank
d 9 Sept 1943 aged 25.7



Thomas and Catherine Corlett Headstone
Clareville Cemetery


Catherine and Thomas had 3 Children.

Children of Catherine Mary Ann Gertrude Watson and Thomas Corlett

Father*Ernest Albert Watson (c 1859 - )
Mother*Catherine Elizabeth Daniels (c 1862 - )

Citations

  1. [S78] BDM Indexes online: England Civil Registration online, findmypast.co.uk . Online www.findmypast.com/ www.ancestry.co.uk;, 1882 Dec Qtr, Reigate Surrey, Vol 2a Pg 166.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 1979. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  4. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Wairarapa Daily Times, Vol LXIV Issue 11561, 9 Jan 1913, Pg 4. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 5456, aged 85.
  6. [S151] Research from H E Whyte (Strathmore Wellington) to Ailsa Corlett, Corlett Family Booklet; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia).
  7. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), No 1639: Block 6 -B. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.