Directory; Residents of Owaka, Tahitaka, Purekireki, from Stones Directory 1885 ...


Directory; Residents of Owaka, Tahitaka, Purekireki, from Stones Directory 1885 and 1889

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Residents of Owake [Owaka] as listed in Stones Directory, 1885:

Population about 500. Schoolmaster: Jas T Bryant. Postmaster and Telephonist: Geo Dabinett agent. Store: Geo Dabinett. Baker: Adam Meder. Blacksmith: Daniel McIntosh. Butchers: Dabinett & Young. Carpenter: Wm Barrington. Crown Lands Ranger: T C Hungerford. Harbour Master: Robert Latta. Powder Manufacturer: John Mackley. Sawmillers: Dunedin Iron and Woodware.

Householders - H Berg, F Bradfield, J P Braid, Robert Crews, Richard Crews, Dabinett and Young, John Duncan, James Dutton, John Esler, W Falconer, Alexander Fraser, James Friend, James Gilfillian, John B Green, George Harle, William Harris, Charles Hayward, Thomas George Hungerford, George Johnston, John Laurendel, R Latta, Samuel Leach, Francis Lees, Robert Lees, Glasgow Logan, A McAlren, Donald McDonald, McFarlane, Duncan McKenzie, James McNutt, A McQueen, Robert Marshall, Donald Matheson, A Meder, James Miller, Peter Miller, Robert Miller, William Moncur, George Morris, W Neil, Oliver Osborne, William Pearce, John Reay, August Roberts, James Robertson, James Roger, John Ryan, Joe H Sandiland, A S Saunders, W Saunders, R Scadden, H W Smith, John Tobin, H Tobin, James Thomson, John Thomson, John Tuck, Andrew Tweed, James Vial (hotel keeper).

Residents of Owaka, Tahitaka, Purekireki copied from Stones Directory 1889:

Includes christian names and occupations. Owaka - Allan, Ayson, Banfield, Barrington, Bradfield, Brookman, Bryant, Clapperton, Coyle, Crews, Dabinett, Dewer, Dudley, Dutton, Ester, Falconer, Findlater, Ford, Forsyth, Fraser, Friend, Garry, Gillespie, Gloss, Green, Hanning, Harle, Harris, Hounden, Hungerford, Hunt, Johnston, Jones, Knowles, Lees, Logan, Lumsden, McCalman, McLelland, McGrewner, McIntyre, Mckenzie, McLaren, McLatchie, McPhee, Mathison (Matheson), Meder, Miller, Moir, Moncur, Nicholson, Osborne, Palmer, Paterson, Reay, Roberts, Robinson, Rodgers, Ryan, Saunders, Saville, Scadden, Shaw, Souness, Stallard, Standfield, Sutton, Todd, White, Williamson, Wingfield, Yorkie, Young. Also Kaler. Tahatika - Bradfield, Dick, Friend, Garry, Green, Hill, Jones, Lees, McCalman, McColl, McIntyre, McLatchie, McNutt, Morris, Mathieson, Nicholson, Rankin, Rodgers, Ross, Thompson, Thomson, Todd. Purekireki - Allan, Barrett, Brugh, Caley, Cameron, Chalmers, Donald, Farquhar, Fitzgerald, Ford, Gillespie, Gilmore, Goodchild, Harris, Johnstone, McCalman, McDonald, O'Connell, Shiels, Sim, Souness, Sutton, Tapp, Tolmie, Tuck, Wright.


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Oceania, New Zealand

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processed material, paper;
processed material, cardboard


h 260mm x w 210mm

Subject and Association Keywords

communities. classes. races, human settlements. communities

Subject and Association Keywords

genealogy, personal and family names

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From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

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