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Frederick Edmund Wheeler

Male abt 1841 - 1896  (~ 54 years)



  • Name Frederick Edmund Wheeler  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Birth abt Jul 1841  Ramsgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 3, 4
    Baptism 03 Aug 1841  St George the Martyr, Ramsgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Emigration 1850  New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Name Change 1864  Frederick Edmund Tatham  [5
    Marriage 1872  Waipukarau, Hawke's Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    Julia Ellen Harding,   b. 07 Jan 1850, Aroa, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1928, Homewood, Wairarapa, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1877  Anaura, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location ; Sheep Owner (3025 head)  [6
    Residence abt 1880 -  Homewood, Wairarapa, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    • lived in Gisborne area (as did some of his sisters) before moving to Homewood Station, Masterton
    Death 12 Jul 1896  Homewood, Wairarapa, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location ; Cause: Heart failure  [4
    Person ID I1843  Tatham | Heathcote branch | Descendant
    Last Modified 08 Sep 2014 

    Father Edwin Wheeler,   b. 19 Jul 1815, Hungerford Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Georgiana Tatham,   b. 10 Mar 1820, Alpha Rd, Regents Park Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1869, Te Aute, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Marriage 19 Mar 1841  Greenwich Find all individuals with events at this location   [8, 9, 10
    • Marriage solemnized at St Alphage in the Parish of Greenwich in the County of Kent.
      1841. Page 186. No. 371.
      March 19th.
      Edwin Wheeler, full age, Bachelor. Bachelor of Arts of Ch.s Coll. Camb. Residence: Marlborough, Wilts. Father: Thomas Wheeler, Gentleman.
      Georgiana Tatham, full age, Spinster. Residence: Trinity Hospital, Greenwich. Father: Charles Heathcote Tatham, Warden of Trnity Hospl. Greenwich.
      Married in the above Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by me, Thomas Ainger.
      This Marriage was solemnized between us, Edwin Wheeler, Georgiana Tatham,
      in the Presence of us, Charles Heathcote Tatham, Walter Williams [her mother's brother], Caroline Tatham, Maria Tatham, Harriet Tatham.
    Georgiana Tatham & Edwin Wheeler
    Georgiana Tatham & Edwin Wheeler
    Marriage 19 Mar 1841
    Notes 
    • Berkshire, 582 tons, left London on 02 Oct 1849. Captain John White. She ran aground at Nelson on 01 Feb 1850. Her forward passengers were carried to Wellington by the Woodstock, and those for Otago, six in number, by the schooner Perserverance, arriving 12 Mar 1850. [Passenger arrivals at Port Chalmers, 1848-1851, Ngaio Press website accessed 30 May 2010]
    • Berkshire: Barque: 582 tons. Captain: John Whyte. Sailed London 04 Oct 1849; arrived New Plymouth 08 Jan 1850; Nelson 30 Jan 1850; Dunedin 12 Mar 1850. On entering the harbour the vessel ran on to the Arrow Reef, but was floated off the following tide.
      Forecabin passengers: Bound for Nelson: Edwin Wheeler, 35, Clerk; Mrs, 30; Master, 8; Miss, 6; Miss, 5; Miss, 4: Miss, 2. [Rootsweb/ancestry postings]
    • In NZ, family lived first in Nelson, then Wellington, then Hawkes Bay
    Documents
    Edwin Wheeler, Georgiana Tatham & family
    Edwin Wheeler, Georgiana Tatham & family
    "Berkshire" passengers embarked Oct 1849
    Family ID F0133  Family Group Sheet

    Family Julia Ellen Harding,   b. 07 Jan 1850, Aroa, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1928, Homewood, Wairarapa, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Marriage 1872  Waipukarau, Hawke's Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    Children 
    +1. Edith Emma Tatham,   b. 1873, Waipukarau, Hawke's Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1942, Masterton, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. John Harding Tatham,   b. 14 Aug 1875, Gisborne, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1918, Lydda, Palestine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     3. Effie Mabel Tatham,   b. 1878, Tokomaru, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1955, Auckland, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Ivy Gladys Tatham,   b. 1888, Masterton, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1950, Masterton, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 09 Nov 2011 
    Family ID F0394  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - abt Jul 1841 - Ramsgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 03 Aug 1841 - St George the Martyr, Ramsgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1850 - New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 1872 - Waipukarau, Hawke's Bay, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 1872 - Waipukarau, Hawke's Bay, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sheep Owner (3025 head) - 1877 - Anaura, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - abt 1880 - - Homewood, Wairarapa, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Cause: Heart failure - 12 Jul 1896 - Homewood, Wairarapa, NZ Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02] BMD Index, birth reg Thanet, 3Q1841.

    2. [S06] Parish Registers, baptisms, St George, Ramsgate (FS), 03 Aug 1841.

    3. [S12] Passenger Lists, Berkshire, 06 Oct 1849.
      Fredk. Ed. Wheeler age 8

    4. [S63] Gill Tatham.

    5. [S03] Family Members, KTGA.

    6. [S07] Other Sources, East Coast Returns of Sheep Owners 1875-90.
      rootsweb
      accessed 11 Aug 2009

    7. [S03] Family Members, JH.

    8. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.

    9. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Greenwich, 1Q1841.

    10. [S53] Marriage Licence, Faculty Office Marriage Licence Allegations, 17 Mar 1841.