Person Index

Sykes, James

James SYKES
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Biography
Bush Advocate 30 July 1906
THANKS.
MESSRS JAMES & HENRY SYKES desire to return their sincere thanks to the many friends who have shown them great kindness in connection with the death of their late brother George.

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unsure if correct James Sykes below or if the records are for the same person?


Marriage Details
1875/946, Bride: Rachel Palmer, Groom: James Sykes

1893 Electoral Roll Rachael (sic) Sykes, Electorate: Rangikikei, No: 2479, Residence: Cheltenham, Occ: Housekeeper

Death Details
1908/326, James Sykes, Aged: 60Y - Date of Death 10/4/1908 from Death Registration

Tararu District Council Cemetery Records
Interment ID: 5445
Last: Sykes
First: James
Last Address:
Age: 60
DOB:
Person Classification: Adult
Occupation:
Cemetery: Old Gorge Woodville
Section: Main
Block: 5
Section/Plot Number: 31
Grave:
Marital Status: Unknown
Row Alpha:
Religion: Brethren
Date of Death:
Number of Burials: 1
Date of Funeral/Burial: 12/04/1908
Time of Funeral/Burial: 13:30:00
Burial Warrant Number:
Funeral Director:
Interment Type:
Funeral Officiator:
Depth:
Comments: Ref Index No 402. Particulars furnished 10/04/1908 by E R Grinlinton.


could not see a death notice in online searchable newspapers

Death Details
1929/6354, Rachael Sykes, Aged: 72Y - Date of Death 7/7/1929 from Death Registration

could not see a death notice in online searchable newspapers

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children of the above marriage

Birth Details
1876/17661, George Charles Sykes, Mother: Rachel, Father: James

Birth Details
1877/7400, Amy Sykes, Mother: Rachel, Father: James

Birth Details
1882/14639, Edith Annie Sykes, Mother: Rachael, Father: James

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1883/19470, Arthur Ernest Sykes, Mother: Rachel, Father: James - Date of Birth 17/10/1883 from Birth Registration - born Upper Hutt

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Birth Details
1885/18036, James Sykes, Mother: Rachael, Father: James - Date of Birth

5/10/1885 from Birth Registration - born Manawatu

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Marriage Details
1916/6402, Bride: Isabella Jane Elizabeth Murchie, Groom: James Sykes

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records show
Name: SYKES, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: New Zealand
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Wellington Regiment, N.Z.E.F.
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 31/07/1917
Service No: 28229
Additional information: Husband of Mrs. James Sykes, of Cheltenham,

Fielding, Wellington.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial: MESSINES RIDGE (N.Z.) MEMORIAL


2nd Marriage
1921/5755, Bride: Isabel Jane Elizabeth Sykes, Groom: Ernest Archibald

Merrin

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Birth Details
1891/13678, Frederick Harold Sykes, Mother: Rochel (sic), Father: James

Birth Details
1894/640, Alexander Sykes, Mother: Rachel, Father: James

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1896/5051, Eva Jane May Sykes, Mother: Rachel, Father: James

Birth Details
1899/973, Mabel Florence Sykes, Mother: Rachel, Father: James




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unsure if correct James Sykes below or if the records are for the same person?
Birth Details
1864/5820, James Sykes - no parents listed - if correct birth listed James who married Rachel in 1875 would have been 11 years old.


This James would have been born circa 1871

Death Details
1935/12934, James Sykes, Aged: 64Y - Date of Death 28/1/1935 from Death Registration

cemetery record at Waitakere City Council

Probate James Sykes, Place: Henderson, Occ: Stoker, AAOM 6029 56310, Filed: 4/4/1935, Intestate, Archives NZ, Wellington
Ancestors
   
 
 
George SYKES
1814 - 21 JUL 1873
  
  
  
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Jane Unknown
1822 - 1 SEP 1893
  
  
  
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) George SYKES
Birth1814
Death21 JUL 1873
Marriageto Jane Unknown
FatherIsaac Sykes
Mother?
PARENT (F) Jane Unknown
Birth1822
Death1 SEP 1893
Marriageto George SYKES
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
MIsaac - Eldest Son SYKES
Birth1843
Death15 APR 1871
Marriage8 OCT 1865to Maria Ann Wyeth at St James Anglican Church, Lower Hutt
FElizabeth Jane - 2nd Daughter SYKES
Birth
Death
Marriage3 SEP 1866to William Alfred Liverton at Residence of Mr. William Sykes, Waimetu
MFrederick SYKES
Birth1855
Death18 JAN 1903
MWilliam SYKES
Birth1849
Death
MGeorge SYKES
Birth1851
Death27 JUL 1906
MRobert SYKES
Birth1853
Death1854
MJames SYKES
Birth
Death
MHenry SYKES
Birth1860
Death
FHannah Sarah SYKES
Birth1857
Death5 JUL 1895
Marriage1877to Charles Gower
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