Person Index

Benge, John

John Benge
b: 1842
d: 16 AUG 1906
Marriage Details
1867/6055, Bride: Rose Anne (sic) Wilkins, Groom: John Benge

Death Details
1906/8394, John Benge, Aged: 64Y - Date of Death 16/8/1906 from Death Regsitration

Evening Post 17 August 1906
BENGE.- On the 16th August, 1906, at Upper Hutt (suddenly), John Benge, aged 64 years. (No flowers, by request.)
THE Friends of the late Mr. John Benge are invited to attend his Funeral, which will leave the residence of Mr. J. Mabey, Taita, on Sunday, at 1.30 p.m., for the Public Cemetery, Taita.
Undertaker, Upper Hutt.
Mr. John Benge, a very old settler at the Upper Hutt, died at his home in that district yesterday afternoon. His death was very sudden, deceased having attended Dalgety''s sale in the Upper Hutt township in the morning. Mr. Benge was the oldest member of the Rose of Sharon Lodge, I.O.O. F., M.U.

Probate John Benge, Place: Upper Hutt, Occ: Farmer, Date of Death: 16/8/1906, AAOM 6029 10228, Filed: 21/9/1906, Will, Archives NZ, Wellington

Death Details
1933/20256, Rose Annie (sic) Benge, Aged: 82Y - Date of Death 1/10/1933 from Death Registration

Evening Post 2 October 1933
BENGE.- On Sunday, October 1, 1933, at her late residence, Martin Street, Upper Hutt, Rose Annie (grandma), relict of the late John Benge; in her 83rd year.
Absent from the body,
Present with the Lord.
THE Friends of the late Mrs. John Benge are invited to attend her Funeral, which will leave her late residence, Martin Street, Upper Hutt, on Tuesday, October 3, 1933, at 1.30 p.m., for the Taita Cemetery.
Upper Hutt.

Evening Post 4 October 1933
One of the oldest and most respected residents of Upper Hutt, Mrs. John Benge, died on Sunday in her eighty-third year. Born in Birmingham, England, the late Mrs. Benge went to South Africa at the age of five years, with her parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Wilkins.
She came to New Zealand eight years later, and at the age of 16, married the late Mr. John Benge, who died about 25 years ago. Engaged in farming and sawmilling Mr. and Mrs. Benge lived at Te Marua, but at the death of her husband, Mrs. Benge moved to Martin Street, Upper Hutt.
Of a family of nine, seven survive their mother. They are Messrs. J. T. and George Benge (Upper Hutt), H. V. Benge (Feilding), Ernest and Alfred Benge (Hamilton), and Mesdames J. Mabey (Taihape), L. Jackson (Hopeland), and F. Heard (Hastings).
  • 1842 - Birth -
  • 16 AUG 1906 - Death -
David Benge
1812 - 12 AUG 1876
John Benge
1842 - 16 AUG 1906
Philadelphia Unknown
1815 - 15 APR 1879
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) David Benge
Death12 AUG 1876
Marriageto Philadelphia Unknown
PARENT (F) Philadelphia Unknown
Death15 APR 1879
Marriageto David Benge
MEdward Benge
Death17 SEP 1912
Marriage23 DEC 1876to Mary Ann Known As Annie Mabey
Marriage1869to Sarah Elizabeth Stoodley
MJohn Benge
Death16 AUG 1906
Marriage1867to Rose Annie Wilkins
MSamuel William Benge
Death29 DEC 1907
Marriage2 MAY 1894to Matilda Jane Hooper
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) John Benge
Death16 AUG 1906
Marriage1867to Rose Annie Wilkins
FatherDavid Benge
MotherPhiladelphia Unknown
PARENT (F) Rose Annie Wilkins
Death1 OCT 1933
Marriage1867to John Benge
FElizabeth Annie Benge
Death6 NOV 1962
Marriage19 JUN 1889to Charles Job Mabey at St John''s Anglican Church, Upper Hutt
Descendancy Chart
John Benge b: 1842 d: 16 AUG 1906
Rose Annie Wilkins b: 1851 d: 1 OCT 1933
Elizabeth Annie Benge b: 1868 d: 6 NOV 1962
Charles Job Mabey b: 1858 d: 18 MAY 1952
George Mabey b: 14 FEB 1892 d: 3 SEP 1970
Evelyn Mary Hill b: 1895 d: 14 SEP 1984
Blanche Mabey b: 4 JUN 1897 d: 2 MAY 1989
Grace Mabey b: 23 DEC 1900 d: 26 JAN 1973
Jean Mabey b: 8 JUL 1904 d: 17 NOV 1980
Beth Mabey b: 1 SEP 1908 d: 22 AUG 2008
Rosie Mabey b: 18 JAN 1894 d: 23 DEC 1895
Rachel Mabey b: 14 JUN 1890 d: 23 AUG 1925
James Edward Francis Carter b: 1889 d: 8 OCT 1958
Robert John Carter b: 1923 d: 22 JUN 1927
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