Person Index

Welch, James

James WELCH
b: 1860
d: 19 AUG 1909
Biography
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The deceased lady leaves nine of a family to mourn their loss, and they will have the sympathy of a wide circle of friends in their bereavement. The daughters are Mesdames Duncan McLachlan (Opaki), William Bray (Gisborne), Frank Redmond (Wellington), and the sons Messrs Edward, Albert, Henry, William, Alfred (Wellington) and Arthur. Another son, Mr James Welch, died some six years ago.
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Hutt City Library Online Database
Main Title: Welch family women
Imprint: c1988
Notes: 1928
Indexes: E14
Summary: The Welch women. The date on newspaper backing the original frame was 1888. Back row: Amy Harding, Dolly Bannister, Arabella Welch, Lydia Bray, Laura Kemble, Effie Harding. Middle row: Maryann Bannister, Mary Ann (Mrs Henry Welch), Sarah (Mrs William Welch), Bella (Mrs James Welch), Lucy McLachlan, Annie (Mrs Richard Welch), Minnie Fuller. Front row: Beatrice Redmond, Ada Lauchlan, Maud Murphy, Florence Owen, Alice Perry.
Language: English
Subject: Portraits
Heritage resources

Birth Details
1860/3072, James Welch - no parents listed
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(Dec 2012)
1860/7176, James Welch, Mother: Mary Ann, Father: Henry

Marriage Details
1881/968, Bride: Elizabeth Sarah Chandler, Groom: James Welch

Death Details
1909/4953, James Welch, Aged: 49Y

Masterton District Council Cemetery Records
Record Number: 001723
Surname: WELCH
First Names: JAMES
Age: 49
Date of Death: 00
Date of Burial: 21/08/1909
Cemetery: Archer Street, Q E Park
Area: Plan II
Row: 9
Plot: JW

Evening Post 20 August 1909
Mr. James Welch, a widely-known and highly-respected settler of Opaki, died from heart disease yesterday, at his residence, Willow Park, after an illness of about three months. Mr Welch was very popular, his kindly and cheerful nature having endeared him to the population of the whole district. He was connected with many public institutions for twelve years he was chairman of the Opaki school committee, steward of the Masterltn Racing Club, and vice-president of the Carlton Cricket Club. Mr. Welch married a Wellington lady (a daughter of the late Sergeant-Major Chandler), who, with five children, survives him.

Probate James Welch, Place: Opaki, Occ: Sheep Farmer, Date of Death: 19/8/1909, AAOM 6029 12323, Filed: 29/9/1909, Will, Archives NZ, Wellington

Death Details
1932/11969, Elizabeth Sarah Welch, Aged: 71Y - Date of Death 13/10/1932 from Death Registration

Masterton District Council Cemetery Records
Record Number: 003978
Surname: WELCH
First Names: ELIZABETH SARAH
Age: 71
Date of Death: 13/10/1932
Date of Burial: 15/10/1932
Cemetery: Archer Street, Q E Park
Area: Plan II
Row: 9
Plot: ESW

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Facts
  • 1860 - Birth -
  • 19 AUG 1909 - Death -
Ancestors
   
William WELCH
1805 - 29 JUN 1887
 
 
Henry WELCH
1834 - 7 DEC 1884
  
  
  
 
James WELCH
1860 - 19 AUG 1909
  
 
  
Thomas Poad
1811 - 19 FEB 1875
 
 
Mary Ann Poad
20 AUG 1836 - 12 JUL 1915
  
  
  
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Henry WELCH
Birth1834
Death7 DEC 1884
Marriage10 JAN 1856to Mary Ann Poad at St James Anglican Church, Lower Hutt
FatherWilliam WELCH
MotherAnn Read
PARENT (F) Mary Ann Poad
Birth20 AUG 1836Callington, Cornwall
Death12 JUL 1915
Marriage10 JAN 1856to Henry WELCH at St James Anglican Church, Lower Hutt
FatherThomas Poad
MotherSarah Unknown
CHILDREN
MWilliam Cleland WELCH
Birth1870
Death
Marriage1890to Ellen Mary Ryan
FBeatrice Mary WELCH
Birth1877
Death20 OCT 1944
Marriage3 JUN 1902to John Francis Redmond at St Matthew''s Church
FLucy Jane WELCH
Birth1857
Death1922
Marriage1878to Duncan McLachlan
FLydia Maud WELCH
Birth1869
Death1959
Marriage1893to William Bray
MEdward WELCH
Birth1868
Death
MAlbert John WELCH
Birth1862
Death16 AUG 1944
Marriage1885to Lavinia Susannah Hunt
MHenry WELCH
Birth1865
Death
MAlfred WELCH
Birth1872
Death
MJames WELCH
Birth1860
Death19 AUG 1909
Marriage1881to Elizabeth Sarah Chandler
MArthur Reynolds WELCH
Birth1874
Death1922
Marriage11 JUL 1905to Edith Emma King at St Matthew''s Church
MWilliam WELCH
Birth1859
Death
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) James WELCH
Birth1860
Death19 AUG 1909
Marriage1881to Elizabeth Sarah Chandler
FatherHenry WELCH
MotherMary Ann Poad
PARENT (F) Elizabeth Sarah Chandler
Birth1861
Death13 OCT 1932
Marriage1881to James WELCH
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
FEdith Maud Mary WELCH
Birth1881
Death1972
Marriage1907to Samuel Harry Giddings
MEthelbert Joseph James WELCH
Birth1883
Death1963
Marriage5 FEB 1907to Jessie Brown at St Matthew''s Church, Masterton
FIvy Lavinia WELCH
Birth1885
Death1948
Marriage1910to William James Hope
MKenneth Edward WELCH
Birth1888
Death1951
Marriage18 MAR 1913to Lucy Catherine Wilton at Masterton
FLily Irene WELCH
Birth1891
Death
Descendancy Chart
James WELCH b: 1860 d: 19 AUG 1909
Elizabeth Sarah Chandler b: 1861 d: 13 OCT 1932
Edith Maud Mary WELCH b: 1881 d: 1972
Ethelbert Joseph James WELCH b: 1883 d: 1963
Ivy Lavinia WELCH b: 1885 d: 1948
Kenneth Edward WELCH b: 1888 d: 1951
Lily Irene WELCH b: 1891
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