Person Index

Wyeth, Thomas

Thomas Wyeth
b: 1849
d: 13 APR 1940
Wairarapa Daily Times 16 July 1903
Mr Robert Wyeth,
Deceased has a grown-up family of nine, five sons and four daughters, and include Messrs George Wyeth (Kurupuni), Thomas Wyeth (Opaki), Charles Wyeth (Woodlands, Canterbury), Joseph Wyeth (Wellington), John Wyeth (Foxton), and Mrs Gorringe, Mrs A. McLeod, Mrs W. Harris, and Mrs J. L. Murray, all of Masterton.

Birth Details
1849/1159, Thomas Wyeth, Mother: Jane, Father: Robert

Wellington Independent 29 January 1870
THE Undersigned is prepared to make a match with Duncan McMasters, for 10 pounds, to run a mile or more, within a fortnight from this date. To be heard of at Mrs Collins'', Mungaroa.
January 28, 1870.

Marriage Details
1883/583, Bride: Margaret Rachel Anne McLeod, Groom: Thomas Wyeth - Date of Marriage 17/1/1883 from Marriage Registration

Wairarapa Daily Times 18 January 1883
WYETH - McCLEOD - On 17th inst, at Mikimiki, by the Rev. L. M. Isitr, Thomas Wyeth, third son of Mr R. Wyeth, of Masterton, to Margaret Richaline (sic), eldest daughter of Mr Angus McLeod of Opaki. Wellington papers please copy.

Death Details
1940/24692, Thomas Wyeth, Aged: 91Y - Date of Death 13/4/1940 from Death Registration

Evening Post 28 April 1911
At St. Augustine''s Church, Petone, on Wednesday, by the Rev. J. D. Russell, Miss Mary Elizabeth Wyeth, second daughter of Mr. S. J. Wyeth, of Petone, was married to Mr. Albert Ernest Rouse, fifth son of Mr. W. R. J. Rouse, of Petone. The bride, given away by her father, was attired in a dress of cream cashmere trimmed with gold braid, and carried a shower bouquet of white roses and maidenhair fern. She was attended by her sisters, Misses Ethel and Amy Wyeth. The former wore a cream costume trimmed with silk braid, and cream hat. Miss Amy wore a pinafore dress with braid trimmings and all-over lace, with hat to match. They also carried pretty shower bouquets. Mr. Thomas Wyeth was best man and Mr. H. Upton groomsman. After the ceremony, which was witnessed by a large number of friends, a reception was held in Jones''s Hall, Sydney-street. The bridegroom''s present to the bride was a gold brooch set with amethyete, and to the maids gold band rings.

Wairarapa Daily Times 19 May 1914
Mr Charles Wyeth, of Otago, brother of Mr T. Wyeth, of Opaki, is on a visit to Masterton. It is over twenty years since Mr Wyeth was last seen in Masterton.

Wairarapa Daily Times 20 July 1916
Mr Thos. Wyeth, of Lansdowne, who has for some times past been indisposed, suffering from a nervous breakdown, is making slow progress towards recovery.

Masterton District Council Cemetery Records
Record Number: 004937
Surname: WYETH
First Names: THOMAS
Age: 91
Date of Death: 13/04/1940
Date of Burial: 16/04/1940
Cemetery: Archer Street, Q E Park
Area: Plan I
Row: 7
Plot: TW

Auckland Star 16 April 1940
The death has occurred at Masterton of Mr. Thomas Wyeth, who was born in Wellington 91 years ago. The parents of Mr. Wyeth were among the earliest immigrants to the Dominion, arriving in New Zealand in 1840. In his younger days, Mr. Wyeth was interested in athletics, and held the two miles New Zealand championship from 1866 to 1871. Mr. Wyeth and his family were living in the Hutt Valley in 1858, the year of the disastrous flood which claimed 13 lives and destroyed farms and stock. After the flood, the family moved to Stokes Valley, and then to Masterton, where Mr. Wyeth had lived for the past 65 years.

Probate Thomas Wyeth, Place: Masterton, Occ: Farmer, AAOF W5447 1214/40, Filed: 23/4/1940, Will, Archives NZ, Wellington

Death Details
1942/21316, Margaret Rachael Ann Wyeth, Aged: 83Y - Date of Death 12/4/1942 from Death Registration

Masterton District Council Cemetery Records
Record Number: 005218
Surname: WYETH
Age: 83
Date of Death: 12/04/1942
Date of Burial: 14/04/1942
Cemetery: Archer Street, Q E Park
Area: Plan I
Row: 7
Plot: MRW

Probate Margaret Rachel Ann Wyeth, Place: Masterton, Occ: Widow, AAOF W5447 1417/42, Filed: 29/4/1942, Will, Archives NZ, Wellington
  • 1849 - Birth -
  • 13 APR 1940 - Death -
Robert Wyeth
1814 - 15 JUL 1903
Thomas Wyeth
1849 - 13 APR 1940
Jane Runnells
1817 - 1886
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Robert Wyeth
Death15 JUL 1903
Marriage27 APR 1840to Jane Runnells
PARENT (F) Jane Runnells
Marriage27 APR 1840to Robert Wyeth
FSarah Jane Wyeth
Death15 JUL 1930
Marriage1866to Walter HARRIS
FMaria Ann Wyeth
Death20 JUL 1920
Marriage8 OCT 1865to Isaac - Eldest Son SYKES at St James Anglican Church, Lower Hutt
Marriage1878to Orlando Gorringe
MWilliam George Runalls Wyeth
Death8 JUL 1916
Marriage14 JUN 1896to Mary Horsfall
MThomas Wyeth
Death13 APR 1940
Marriage17 JAN 1883to Margaret Rachel A McLeod
FMary Wyeth
Death23 AUG 1852
Child Wyeth
Birth22 APR 1853
Death23 APR 1853
MJoseph Wyeth
Death30 APR 1937
Marriage8 AUG 1873to Phoebe Ann Sunnex
FElizabeth Wyeth
Death18 DEC 1921
Marriage23 JUL 1876to Samuel E Chamberlain
Marriage24 JUN 1891to Alexander McLeod
MJohn Wyeth
Death8 JAN 1942
Marriage30 MAY 1889to Sarah Wareham
FMary Ellen Wyeth
Death3 NOV 1951
Marriage1889to John Lincoln Murray
Child Wyeth
Birth6 MAR 1864
Death7 MAR 1864
MCharles Wyeth
Death20 DEC 1928
Marriage18 MAY 1873to Elizabeth Ann Sheriff
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Thomas Wyeth
Death13 APR 1940
Marriage17 JAN 1883to Margaret Rachel A McLeod
FatherRobert Wyeth
MotherJane Runnells
PARENT (F) Margaret Rachel A McLeod
Death12 APR 1942
Marriage17 JAN 1883to Thomas Wyeth
Descendancy Chart
Thomas Wyeth b: 1849 d: 13 APR 1940
Margaret Rachel A McLeod b: 1859 d: 12 APR 1942
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