Amy Joan Daphne Bennison1,2

F, #285651, b. 16 March 1917
Last Edited=23 Sep 2008
     Amy Joan Daphne Bennison was born on 16 March 1917 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.1,2 She is the daughter of Francis Richard Bennison and Ada Beatrice Jeffs. She married John Purdie in 1943 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.3
     She was also known as Joan Daphne Bennison.3 From 1943, her married name became Purdie.4,3

Child of Amy Joan Daphne Bennison and John Purdie

Citations

  1. [S2832] Elaine Nairn, "Francis Bennison-Ada Jeffs, Family Group Sheet", 4 July 1990 (18 Haddon Street, Mangere East, Auckland). Unsourced. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison-Jeffs, FGS."
  2. [S2909] Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to Births Deaths and Marriages (Lower Hutt, NZ: Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1990), 3061/1917. Hereinafter cited as Index to Births Deaths and Marriages.
  3. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).
  4. [S2833] Winifred Lundy, "Winifred Lundy, Ancestor Chart", 1978 (98 Thomson Street, Ashburton). Unsourced. Hereinafter cited as "Winifred Lundy, Ancestor Chart."

John Purdie1

M, #285652, d. August 1972
Last Edited=21 Jan 2001
     John Purdie married Amy Joan Daphne Bennison, daughter of Francis Richard Bennison and Ada Beatrice Jeffs, in 1943 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.2 He died in August 1972 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.2

Child of John Purdie and Amy Joan Daphne Bennison

Citations

  1. [S2832] Elaine Nairn, "Francis Bennison-Ada Jeffs, Family Group Sheet", 4 July 1990 (18 Haddon Street, Mangere East, Auckland). Unsourced. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison-Jeffs, FGS."
  2. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).

Clarice Mae Bennison1

F, #285653, b. 22 November 1921, d. 21 August 2016
Last Edited=24 Aug 2016
     Clarice Mae Bennison was born on 22 November 1921 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.1 She was the daughter of Francis Richard Bennison and Ada Beatrice Jeffs. She married Kenneth Tilley in December 1947 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.2 She died on 21 August 2016 at age 94.3
     Clarice Mae Bennison lived at 19 Beach Road, Ashburton, New ZealandG. From December 1947, her married name became Tilley.4,2

Children of Clarice Mae Bennison and Kenneth Tilley

Citations

  1. [S2832] Elaine Nairn, "Francis Bennison-Ada Jeffs, Family Group Sheet", 4 July 1990 (18 Haddon Street, Mangere East, Auckland). Unsourced. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison-Jeffs, FGS."
  2. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).
  3. [S221] Darryl Roger Lundy, Personal knowledge (n.p.).
  4. [S2833] Winifred Lundy, "Winifred Lundy, Ancestor Chart", 1978 (98 Thomson Street, Ashburton). Unsourced. Hereinafter cited as "Winifred Lundy, Ancestor Chart."

Kenneth Tilley1

M, #285654, d. September 1971
Last Edited=21 Jan 2001
     Kenneth Tilley married Clarice Mae Bennison, daughter of Francis Richard Bennison and Ada Beatrice Jeffs, in December 1947 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.2 He died in September 1971 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.2

Children of Kenneth Tilley and Clarice Mae Bennison

Citations

  1. [S2832] Elaine Nairn, "Francis Bennison-Ada Jeffs, Family Group Sheet", 4 July 1990 (18 Haddon Street, Mangere East, Auckland). Unsourced. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison-Jeffs, FGS."
  2. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).

Francis Bennison1

M, #285655, b. 3 October 1850, d. 14 July 1940
Last Edited=7 Jun 2008
     Francis Bennison was born on 3 October 1850 at Scarborough, Yorkshire, EnglandG.1,2,3 He was the son of William Bennison and Elizabeth Newbegin. He was christened on 2 July 1852 at Wold Newton, Yorkshire, EnglandG.4 He married Mary Ann Russell, daughter of Richard Russell and Mary Walker, on 4 February 1872 at Burnham, Canterbury, New ZealandG.5,6,7 He died on 14 July 1940 at age 89 at Otipua, Canterbury, New ZealandG, heart failure associated with bronchitis.2 He was buried on 16 July 1940 at Ashburton Public Cemetery, Old Section, Ashburton, New ZealandG, plot 619.8,2
     Francis immigrated at age 29 with his parents to Lyttelton, Canterbury, New ZealandG, on the ship Captain Cook, arriving 5 September 1863.9,10,11 He was a ploughman on 14 October 1878 at Brookside, Canterbury, New ZealandG.1 He was a contractor on 2 May 1892 at Newlands, Canterbury, New ZealandG.5 He was a contractor on 30 May 1894 at Newlands, Canterbury, New ZealandG.6

Children of Francis Bennison and Mary Ann Russell

Citations

  1. [S2837] Francis Richard Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 3777/1878 (registered on 11 December 1878 by J Ward), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  2. [S2867] Francis Bennison, NZ Death Entry 3157/1940 (registered on 16 July 1940 by J Shaw), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as NZ Death Entry.
  3. [S2955] Andy Guthrie, "Francis Bennison," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 12 October 2000. Hereinafter cited as "Francis Bennison."
  4. [S3004] Francis Bennison, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (unknown repository address: unknown repository, 2 Jul 1852).
  5. [S2911] Margaret Louisa Jane Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 1817/1892 (registered on 4 June 1892 by J Ward), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  6. [S2939] Walter Daniel Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 2890/1894 (registered on 21 July 1894), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  7. [S3031] Francis Bennison-Mary Ann Russell, Marriage Entry, NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as Francis Bennison-Mary Ann Russell, Marriage Entry.
  8. [S2862] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Old Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists, 1979), plot 619. Hereinafter cited as Ashburton Cemetery - Old Section.
  9. [S2940] William Bennison, NZ Death Entry 779/1913 (registered on 6 February 1913), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as NZ Death Entry.
  10. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."
  11. [S2981] Unknown compiler, compiler, "Captain Cook, Passenger List"; Ancestral File Darryl Roger Lundy, 128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as "Captain Cook, Passenger List."
  12. [S2947] Female Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 1121/1872 (registered on 16 Feb 1872), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  13. [S2915] Frances Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 247/1873 (registered on 12 February 1873), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  14. [S2933] Alfred Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 1785/1874 (registered on 11 December 1874), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  15. [S2909] Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to Births Deaths and Marriages (Lower Hutt, NZ: Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1990). Hereinafter cited as Index to Births Deaths and Marriages.


Mary Ann Russell1

F, #285656, b. 19 February 1857, d. 9 October 1928
Last Edited=17 Mar 2010
     Mary Ann Russell was born on 19 February 1857 at Riccarton, Christchurch, New ZealandG.1,2 She was the daughter of Richard Russell and Mary Walker.3 She married Francis Bennison, son of William Bennison and Elizabeth Newbegin, on 4 February 1872 at Burnham, Canterbury, New ZealandG.4,5,6 She died on 9 October 1928 at age 71 at Ashburton County Hospital, Ashburton, New ZealandG, pneumonia.3 She was buried on 11 October 1928 at Ashburton Public Cemetery, Old Section, Ashburton, New ZealandG.7,3
     From 4 February 1872, her married name became Bennison.1 Mary, as the mother of the groom, attended Ivy May McKenzie and Ernest Edward Bennison's wedding at Registrar's Office, Ashburton, New ZealandG, on 10 March 1909.8

Children of Mary Ann Russell and Francis Bennison

Citations

  1. [S2837] Francis Richard Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 3777/1878 (registered on 11 December 1878 by J Ward), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  2. [S3030] Mary Ann Russell, NZ Birth Entry 193/1857 (28 March 1857), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  3. [S3027] Mary Ann Bennison, NZ Death Entry 3754/1928 (10 October 1928), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as Mary Ann Bennison, Death Entry.
  4. [S2911] Margaret Louisa Jane Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 1817/1892 (registered on 4 June 1892 by J Ward), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  5. [S2939] Walter Daniel Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 2890/1894 (registered on 21 July 1894), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  6. [S3031] Francis Bennison-Mary Ann Russell, Marriage Entry, NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as Francis Bennison-Mary Ann Russell, Marriage Entry.
  7. [S2862] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Old Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists, 1979), plot 619. Hereinafter cited as Ashburton Cemetery - Old Section.
  8. [S2913] George Bennison - Ivy McKenzie, NZ Marriage Entry, NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as Bennison-McKenzie, NZ Marriage Entry.
  9. [S2947] Female Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 1121/1872 (registered on 16 Feb 1872), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  10. [S2915] Frances Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 247/1873 (registered on 12 February 1873), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  11. [S2933] Alfred Bennison, NZ Birth Entry 1785/1874 (registered on 11 December 1874), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
  12. [S2909] Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to Births Deaths and Marriages (Lower Hutt, NZ: Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1990). Hereinafter cited as Index to Births Deaths and Marriages.
  13. [S2867] Francis Bennison, NZ Death Entry 3157/1940 (registered on 16 July 1940 by J Shaw), NZ Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, High Street, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. Hereinafter cited as NZ Death Entry.

John Selby Lundy1

M, #285657, b. 11 December 1927, d. 11 June 1975
Last Edited=6 Jun 2008
     John Selby Lundy was born on 11 December 1927 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.2 He was the son of William Benjamin Lundy and Winifred Bernice Mary Bennison. He married Rita Murray in 1948.1 He and Rita Murray were divorced.1 He died on 11 June 1975 at age 47 at Johns Road and Sawyers Arms Road, Christchurch, New ZealandG, killed in a car crash.3,4 He was buried at Kaiapoi Cemetery, Kaiapoi, Canterbury, New ZealandG, plot 747.3
     He was a jockey at Gisborne, New ZealandG.

Child of John Selby Lundy and Rita Murray

Citations

  1. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).
  2. [S2843] Letter from Winifred Lundy (98 Thomson Street, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 5 August 1990; Lundy007 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).
  3. [S2858] NZ Society of Genealogists, Kaiapoi Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists), plot 747. Hereinafter cited as Kaiapoi Cemetery.
  4. [S3110] Letter from Roger Lundy (15 Orkney Street, Invercargill) to Liz Rowe, 1 February 2001; Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).

Brian Lindsay Lundy1

M, #285658, b. 19 May 1929, d. 11 June 1975
Last Edited=6 Jun 2008
     Brian Lindsay Lundy was born on 19 May 1929 at Ashburton, New ZealandG.2 He was the son of William Benjamin Lundy and Winifred Bernice Mary Bennison. He married Violet Dorothy Birchfield, daughter of Albert Thomas Birchfield and Iveline Emily Pope, in 1959.1,3 He died on 11 June 1975 at age 46 at Johns Road and Sawyers Arms Road, Christchurch, New ZealandG, killed in a car crash.4 He was buried at Kaiapoi Cemetery, Kaiapoi, Canterbury, New ZealandG, plot 746.4
     He was a sawmill manager at Kaiapoi, Canterbury, New ZealandG.

Children of Brian Lindsay Lundy and Violet Dorothy Birchfield

Citations

  1. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).
  2. [S2843] Letter from Winifred Lundy (98 Thomson Street, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 5 August 1990; Lundy007 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).
  3. [S2909] Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to Births Deaths and Marriages (Lower Hutt, NZ: Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1990), 16186/1963, Marriage. Hereinafter cited as Index to Births Deaths and Marriages.
  4. [S2858] NZ Society of Genealogists, Kaiapoi Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists), plot 746. Hereinafter cited as Kaiapoi Cemetery.

Mark Terras1

M, #285659
Last Edited=27 Aug 2000
     Mark Terras is the son of Wallace Terras and Iris Beryl Alice Jeffs.

Citations

  1. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).

George Tretheway1

M, #285660, b. 17 August 1897, d. circa 1984
Last Edited=21 Jan 2001
     George Tretheway was born on 17 August 1897.1 He was the son of Samson Tretheway and Catherine Annie Jeffs. He died circa 1984.1
     He was a student at Ruapuna School, Ruapuna, Canterbury, New ZealandG.2

Citations

  1. [S2834] Letter from Mae Tilley (19 Beach Road, Ashburton) to Darryl Lundy, 8 August 1990; Lundy015 Darryl Roger Lundy (128 Heke Street, Ngaio, Wellington, New Zealand).
  2. [S153] Ruapuna School Committee, Ruapuna: History of the School and District (Ashburton, NZ: Higgins & Co., 1962), page 57. Hereinafter cited as Ruapuna.