Posted By:Tania Dennis
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Subject:Re: Arthur Lee married to Ethel Sarah Brook 1894
Post Date:October 19, 2012 at 14:10:20
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Forum:New Zealand Genealogy Forum
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Hi Sandy

I think that maybe the family came from Somerset England

Reason.

Found a birth for possible youngest daughter Elvie LEE who died NZ 1896 age 18 years - which would put her birth year at about 1878.

Checked FreeBMD online and found birth
Qrt June 1878 Elvie LEE District: Axbridge (Somerset) Vol: 5C Page: 578
Also found a possible birth for Arthur
Qrt Mar 1869 LEE Arthur District: Axbridge Vol: 5c Page:622

I also noted that Arthur and Ethel had a son William Lionel Wilson LEE in 1902 died 16 Jul 1966 cremated at Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium. Taking note of the middlename WILSON thought perhaps he may have used his mother's maiden name. Checked FreeBMD online and found a possible match.

William LEE married Mary WILSON Qrt SEP 1867 District: Axbridge (Somerset) Vol: 5c Page 871


Do you know any of his other siblings names.???

Cheers
Tania