Person Index

Pilcher, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Pilcher
b: 1868
Evening Post 1 May 1926
A well-known and respected resident of the Lower Hutt, Mrs. Caroline Swain, wife of Mr. Samuel Swain, passed away on 27th April, after a very brief illness. Born in Lower Hutt fifty-one years ago, she was the third daughter of the late Mr. John Pilcher, who arrived in Wellington in the early ''60 s, and, after spending a short time in Wellington, went to Australia during the gold rush at Bendigo. After spending many months on the goldfields, he returned to Wellington, where he married and finally settled in the Hutt Valley. The late Mrs. Swain was of a very kindly disposition, and will be mourned by a large circle of relatives and friends. She leaves a husband and a family of six sons, Mr. Arthur H. (sic) J. Swain, of the Money Order and Savings Bank, Chief Post Office, Wellington, Mr. Albert Swain, railway workshops, Petone, and Messrs. William, Frederick, Leonard, and Percy Swain, of Lower Hutt, and two daughters, Misses May and Dulcie Swain, of Lower Hutt; also five brothers, Messrs. John, William, Henry, and Frederick Pilcher, of Lower Hutt, and Mr. George Pilcher of Waingawa, and five sisters, Mrs. F. Gilbert, Mrs. E. Mudgway, Mrs. N. Watkins, of Lower Hutt, Mrs. A. Swain, of Silverstream, and Mrs. E. Hodgkins (sic), of Auckland.

Marriage Details
1913/6859, Bride: Elizabeth Pilcher, Groom: George Henry Hodgetta (sic)

Death Details
1954/22054, Elizabeth Hodgetts, Aged: 86Y - Date of Death 15/4/1954 from Death Registration

Hutt Valley Cemetery Record Elizabeth Hodgetts, Date: 15 Apr 1954, Taita Old Monumental, Lower Hutt, Monumental Inscriptions, Reference: 1250
Burial Record Date: 17 Apr 1954, Vol 1

Hutt Valley Cemetery Record George Henry Hodgetts, Date: 14 Nov 1955, Taita Old Monumental, Lower Hutt, Burial Records, Vol 1


Hutt Valley Cemetery Record Jane Hodgetts, Date: 2 Aug 1921, Taita Old Monumental, Lower Hutt, Burial Records, Vol 1

Evening Post 1 August 1921
HODGETTS.- On the 30th July, 1921, at her son''s residence, Epuni Hamlet, Lower Hutt, Jane, relict of the late Mr. Joseph Hodgetts; aged 71 years
THE Friends of the late Jane Hodgett are respectfully invited to attend his (sic) Funeral, which will leave the residence of her son, Mr. Goerge Hodgett, of Epuni Hamlet, To-morrow, Tuesday, at 2 oçlock, for the Cemetery, Tait.
The Hutt Valley Funeral Furnishers,
Main-street, Lower Hutt.
Telephone 89, Hutt.

Probate Jane Hodgetts, Place: Lower Hutt, Occ: Widow, AAOM 6029 32146, Filed: 20/4/1922, Intestate, Archives NZ, Wellington


Evening Post 11 February 1908
HODGETTS.- On the 10th February, at Silverstream, Joseph Hodgetts, in his 65th year.
Mr. Joseph Hodgetts, an old and respected resident of Silverstream, died at his residence shortly before midnight on Monday. Deceased, who was in his sixty-fifth year, leaves a wife and grown-up family. He was of a most genial disposition, and was known throughtout the Hutt Valley for his compositions of orginal verse on local and other interesting topics, which he either recited or sang at social gatherings.
  • 1868 - Birth -
John Pilcher
1829 - 15 SEP 1895
Daniel Peck
1810 - 4 AUG 1887
Ellen Peck
1844 - 20 MAY 1906
Elizabeth Gaskin
1813 - 8 JUL 1877
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) John Pilcher
Death15 SEP 1895
Marriage1862to Ellen Peck
FatherStephen Pilcher
PARENT (F) Ellen Peck
Death20 MAY 1906
Marriage1862to John Pilcher
FatherDaniel Peck
MotherElizabeth Gaskin
MAlfred David Pilcher
Death3 DEC 1884
FAnnie Pilcher
Death6 APR 1935
Marriage1891to Joseph Swain
FCaroline Pilcher
Death27 APR 1926
Marriage28 JUL 1892to Samuel Swain
MJohn Pilcher
Death2 AUG 1940
Marriage8 APR 1891to Ellen Elliott
MWilliam Pilcher
Death31 JUL 1944
Marriage31 DEC 1890to Emily Ellen Swain
MHenry Pilcher
Death2 NOV 1967
Marriage1903to Sarah Jane Smith
MGeorge Pilcher
FFanny Pilcher
Death26 DEC 1952
Marriage1900to Edward Thomas Gilbert
FEmily Pilcher
Death16 JAN 1961
Marriage1897to Walter William Mudgway
FNellie Pilcher
Marriage27 OCT 1909to Roy Watkins
FElizabeth Pilcher
MCharles Frederick Pilcher
Death19 JAN 1965
MDaniel Pilcher
Death3 AUG 1872
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