Beatrice Ruth Willis

ID# 4054, (28 Feb 1914 - 1981)

Beatrice Ruth Willis was born on 28 Feb 1914 at Murchison, Westcoast, New Zealand .1

She was the daughter of Wallace Victor Willis and Annie Cain.

Beatrice immigrated on 10 Feb 1922 from Wellington New Zealand via "Rimutaka" to Southampton, England, with Wallace Victor Willis

Departed Wellington, New Zealand and arrived Southampton, England, 29th March 1922, aboard the "Rimutaka"

WILLIS, Rev Wallace,3rd Class, Clergyman, aged 34, to England
to 25 Foulsham Rd, Thornton Heath, Surrey.
WILLIS, Mrs Annie, aged 35
WILLIS, Mast Noel, aged 10
WILLIS, Miss Beatrice, aged 7
WILLIS, Mast Wallace, aged 4
WILLIS, Miss Ivy, aged 2.2

Beatrice Ruth Willis married Frank Wise in 1940 at Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, England.3

As of 1940,her married name was Wise.

Beatrice died in 1981 at Leicestershire Central, Leicestershire, England, at age 66 years.4

Beatrice and Frank had 4 known children, 3 still living.

Child of Beatrice Ruth Willis and Frank Wise

Father*Wallace Victor Willis (1887 - 25 Mar 1949)
Mother*Annie Cain (26 Jun 1886 - 1962)


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1914 Folio No 2801, June Qtr, Murchison. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S61] Passenger Lists, Shipping Records ), - Immigration into England 1878 - 1960 - Rimutaka, arrived 29 March 1922, Southampton England.. Hereinafter cited as Shipping Records.
  3. [S78] BDM Indexes online: England Civil Registration online, . Online;, 1940 Dec Qtr Huntingdon Huntingdonshire, Vol 3B Pg 983.
  4. [S78] England Civil Registration online BDM Indexes online, 1981 Dec Qtr, Leicestershhire Central, Leicestershire, Vol 6 Pg 1706, aged 67, - DOB 28 Feb 1914.