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Pilcher, Henry

Henry Pilcher
b: 1881
d: 2 NOV 1967
Biography
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, of Auckland.

Birth Details
1881/16977, Henry Pilcher, Mother: Ellen, Father: John

Birth Details
1886/7103, Sarah Jane Smith, Mother: Mary Ann, Father: William John

Marriage Details
1903/3258, Bride: Sarah Jane Smith, Groom: Henry Pilcher

could not see a Marriage Notice in online searchable newspapers


Death Details
1967/40749, Henry Pilcher, Aged: 86Y

Hutt Valley Cemetery Record Henry Pilcher, Date: 2 Nov 1967, Taita Old Monumental, Lower Hutt, Monumental Inscriptions, Reference: 1150
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Burial Record Date: 6 Nov 1967, Vol 2

Evening Post 3 November 1967
PILCHER, Henry.- On Nov 2, 1967, at the Lower Hutt Hospital, dearly-loved father of Rita (Mrs McKinnon), Ernest, Ida (Mrs Hebberd), Clarence, William, Gladys (Mrs Hailwood), Jean (Mrs Te Wiata), Oscar, and the late Ivan. Deeply mourned. Messages to 1 Tilbury Street, Epuni, Lower Hutt. A Service will be held in the Church of the Good Shepherd, Waiwhetu Road, Lower Hutt, on Monday, Nov 6, 1967, at 2 pm, and thereafter interment in the Monumental Lawn Cemetery, Taita. J. R. Croft Ltd.
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PILCHER, Henry.- On Nov 2, 1967, at Hutt Hospital, beloved brother-in-law of Bella (Mrs Kronast), Percy Smith and Doris (Mrs Hamilton). At rest
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PILCHER, Henry.- On Nov 2, 1967, beloved father of Mrs R S Te Wiata, father-in-law of Mr Te Wiata, and great-grandfather (sic) of June, Kathy, Jean, Shirley, Irene, Richard and Deanna.

Evening Post 4 November 1967
PILCHER, Pop.- On Nov 2, 1967, loved grandfather of Kathy and Barry and Great-grandfather of Dean Tania and Maria.
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PILCHER, Pop.- On Nov 2, 1967, loved grandfather of Jean and Bubs, great grandfather of Tama and Deanna.
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PILCHER, Henry.- On Nov 2, 1967, at Hutt Hospital, loved father of Gladys, father-in-law of Happy (sic) and loved gran pop of Pauline, Frank, Pat, Kath, Peter, Wayne, Dale, Glenys, Michael, and John. God be with him.
Facts
  • 1881 - Birth -
  • 2 NOV 1967 - Death -
Ancestors
   
 
 
John Pilcher
1829 - 15 SEP 1895
  
  
  
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Henry Pilcher
1881 - 2 NOV 1967
  
 
  
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
Birth1829
Death15 SEP 1895
Marriage1862to Ellen Peck
FatherStephen Pilcher
Mother?
PARENT (F) Ellen Peck
Birth1844
Death20 MAY 1906
Marriage1862to John Pilcher
FatherDaniel Peck
MotherElizabeth Gaskin
CHILDREN
MAlfred David Pilcher
Birth1883
Death3 DEC 1884
FAnnie Pilcher
Birth1870
Death6 APR 1935
Marriage1891to Joseph Swain
FCaroline Pilcher
Birth1875
Death27 APR 1926
Marriage28 JUL 1892to Samuel Swain
MJohn Pilcher
Birth1864
Death2 AUG 1940
Marriage8 APR 1891to Ellen Elliott
MWilliam Pilcher
Birth1866
Death31 JUL 1944
Marriage31 DEC 1890to Emily Ellen Swain
MHenry Pilcher
Birth1881
Death2 NOV 1967
Marriage1903to Sarah Jane Smith
MGeorge Pilcher
Birth1876
Death
FFanny Pilcher
Birth1879
Death26 DEC 1952
Marriage1900to Edward Thomas Gilbert
FEmily Pilcher
Birth1873
Death16 JAN 1961
Marriage1897to Walter William Mudgway
FNellie Pilcher
Birth1885
Death
Marriage27 OCT 1909to Roy Watkins
FElizabeth Pilcher
Birth1868
Death
MCharles Frederick Pilcher
Birth1888
Death19 JAN 1965
MDaniel Pilcher
Birth1871
Death3 AUG 1872
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Henry Pilcher
Birth1881
Death2 NOV 1967
Marriage1903to Sarah Jane Smith
FatherJohn Pilcher
MotherEllen Peck
PARENT (F) Sarah Jane Smith
Birth1886
Death
Marriage1903to Henry Pilcher
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
FRita Ellen Pilcher
Birth1905
Death1993
Marriage1924to Arthur Wentworth Burt
Marriage1946to William Hector MacKinnon
MErnest Henry Pilcher
Birth1906
Death8 OCT 1975
FIda Mary Pilcher
Birth1907
Death2005
Marriage1928to Joseph Weldon Hebberd
MClarence John Pilcher
Birth1908
Death22 MAR 2000
MWalter William Pilcher
Birth1912
Death1995
FGladys Emily Pilcher
Birth1914
Death1979
Marriage1936to Leo Alphonso Virgal Hailwood
FJean Hilda Pilcher
Birth
Death
Marriage1939to Richard Te Waita
MOscar Pilcher
Birth
Death
MIvan Angus Pilcher
Birth1916
Death29 MAR 1954
Descendancy Chart
Henry Pilcher b: 1881 d: 2 NOV 1967
Sarah Jane Smith b: 1886
Rita Ellen Pilcher b: 1905 d: 1993
Arthur Wentworth Burt b: 1903 d: 1953
Ernest Henry Pilcher b: 1906 d: 8 OCT 1975
Ida Mary Pilcher b: 1907 d: 2005
Clarence John Pilcher b: 1908 d: 22 MAR 2000
Walter William Pilcher b: 1912 d: 1995
Gladys Emily Pilcher b: 1914 d: 1979
Leo Alphonso Virgal Hailwood b: 1904 d: 1982
Ivan Angus Pilcher b: 1916 d: 29 MAR 1954
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