Allan Horace Cresswell1

M, b. 30 December 1897, d. 6 May 1900
  • Allan Horace Cresswell was born on 30 December 1897 in Richmond, New Zealand.1,2
  • He was the son of Frank Cresswell and Maria Best.1
  • Allan Horace Cresswell died on 6 May 1900 in New Zealand at age 2.3,4

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1898/19404 Cresswell Allan Aarau; Maria; Frank.
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1900/1239 Cresswell Allan Horace ; 2y.

Allan Outridge Cresswell1

M, b. 1902, d. 1964

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1902/9198     Creswell      Allan Outridge ;     Jessie;     James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1964/43932 Cresswell Allan Outridge ; 62y.

Alva Graydon Cresswell1

F, b. 3 November 1906, d. 28 September 1908
  • Alva Graydon Cresswell was born on 3 November 1906 in Stoke, New Zealand. She was a twin to Ena Rosalie.1,2
  • She was the daughter of William Frederick Cresswell and Elizabeth Martha Castle.1
  • Alva Graydon Cresswell died on 28 September 1908 in Nelson, New Zealand, at age 1.3,2

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1906/20490 Cresswell Alva Graydon; Elizabeth Martha; William Frederick.
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1908/5729 Cresswell Alva Grayden ; 1y.

Amy Eliza Cresswell1

F, b. 8 January 1866, d. 16 August 1867
  • Amy Eliza Cresswell was born on 8 January 1866 in Stoke, New Zealand.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Edward Cresswell and Ann Eyles.1
  • Amy Eliza Cresswell died on 16 August 1867 in Nelson at age 1.1,3

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1866/1761 Cresswell Amy Eliza ; no parents names given on index.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1867/578 Cresswell Amy Eiza ; age not recorded on index.

Annie Amelia Madeira Cresswell1

F, b. 15 September 1876, d. 27 September 1967

Child of Annie Amelia Madeira Cresswell

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1876/12943     Cresswell Annie Amelia Madeira ;     Ann Green;     William.
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1967/42255     Starnes      Annie Amelia Madeira ;     91Y.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1901/8103 Cresswell Ruby May ; Annie Maud Matilda; father's name not recorded.

Annie Bertha Cresswell1

F, b. 1891, d. 1966

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1891/2832 Cresswell Annie Bertha ; Jessie ; James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1911/8345 Annie Bertha Cresswell; William Ralph Morgan.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1956/20631     Morgan      William Ralph ;     73Y.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1966/29612     Morgan      Annie Bertha ;     75Y.

Annie Bertha Cresswell1

F, b. 28 June 1863, d. 8 November 1880
  • Annie Bertha Cresswell was born on 28 June 1863 in New Zealand.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Edward Cresswell and Ann Eyles.1
  • Annie Bertha Cresswell died on 8 November 1880 in New Zealand at age 17.1,3
  • She was buried in Seaview Cemetery, Stoke.1

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1863/1296 Cresswell Anne Bertha ; no parents names listed.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1880/3316 Cresswell Annie Bertha; 17 y.

Archie Rose Cresswell1

M, b. 1884, d. 1967
  • Archie Rose Cresswell was born in 1884 in New Zealand.2
  • He was the son of James Edward Cresswell and Jessie Rose.1
  • At the age of 23 years, Archie Rose Cresswell married Jessie Harris in 1907 in New Zealand.3
  • On 14 October 1961,his wife, Jessie Harris died in New Zealand at age 75.3,4
  • Archie Rose Cresswell died in 1967 in New Zealand.5

Children of Archie Rose Cresswell and Jessie Harris

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1884/7306 Cresswell Archie Rose ; Jessie ; James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1907/2020 Jessie Harris; Archie Rose Cresswell.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1961/37148 Cresswell Jessie ; 75y.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1969/34870 Cresswell Archie Rose ; 82y.
  6. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1907/22670 Cresswell Ronald Archie ; Jessie; Archie Rose.
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1910/5037 Cresswell Doris Jessie ; Jessie; Archie Rose.
  8. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/

Arthur Edward Cresswell1

M, b. 5 February 1888, d. 27 December 1983
  • Arthur Edward Cresswell was born on 5 February 1888 in New Zealand.2,3,4
  • He was the son of Robert Cresswell and Phillis Caroline Green.1
  • Arthur Edward Cresswell embarked on the "Athenic" bound for Liverpool on 16 July 1917 He had joined the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Ship's Record Clerk Unit as a Sergeant. He was a clerk previously and gave his next of kin as Robert Cresswell (father), Spring Creek, Marlborough, New Zealand.5
  • At the age of 35 years, 2 months and 14 days, Arthur Edward Cresswell married Maud Smith on 19 April 1923 in Tuamarina, New Zealand.3,6
  • On 28 June 1975,his wife, Maud Smith died in Blenheim, New Zealand, at age 75.7,3
  • Arthur Edward Cresswell died on 27 December 1983 in Blenheim, New Zealand, at age 95.3,4

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1888/1111 Cresswell Arthur Edward; Phillis Caroline ; Robert.
  3. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1984/27501 Cresswell Arthur Edward ; 5 February 1889.
  5. Auckland Museum Cenotaph, online http://muse.aucklandmuseum.com/databases/Cenotaph/…, War Record of Arthur Edward Cresswell.
  6. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1923/9368 Maud Smith ; Arthur Edward Cresswell.
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1975/37932 Cresswell Maud ; 4 November 1899.

Arthur Gordon Cresswell1

M, b. 3 April 1882, d. 1957
  • Arthur Gordon Cresswell was also known as Gordon.1
  • He was born on 3 April 1882 in Tuamarina, New Zealand.2
  • He was the son of James Edward Cresswell and Jessie Rose.1
  • At the age of 29 years, Arthur Gordon Cresswell married Margaret Gardiner in 1912 in New Zealand.3
  • Arthur Gordon Cresswell died in 1957 in New Zealand.4

Children of Arthur Gordon Cresswell and Margaret Gardiner

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1882/15413 Cresswell Arthur Gordon ; Jessie ; James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage1912/3538 Margaret Gardiner ; Arthur Gordon Cresswell.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1957/28773 Cresswell Arthur Gordon ; 75y.
  5. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/

Beryl Cresswell1

F, b. 5 September 1920, d. 9 July 1990

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1990/42095     Johnston ;     Beryl ;     5 September 1920.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1974/34247     Johnston      William Andrew ;     14 February 1919.     

Blanche Amy Cresswell1

F, b. 1892

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1892/3559 Cresswell Blanche Amy; Annie Dora; Albert Henry.
  2. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  3. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1913/1429 Blanche Amy Cresswell ; Frank Earl Brown.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1936/14133     Brown      Frank Earl ;     57Y.

Cecil Horatio Cresswell1

M, b. 2 August 1872, d. 1951

Children of Cecil Horatio Cresswell and Margaret Greenaway

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1951/33723     Cresswell      Cecil Horatio ;     78Y.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1910/7295     Cresswell      Frank Noel ;     Margaret;     Cecil Horatio.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1910/7294     Cresswell      Raymond Finlay ;     Margaret;     Cecil Horatio.

Charles Cresswell1

M, b. January 1841, d. 19 April 1942
  • Charles Cresswell was born in January 1841 in England.1
  • He was the son of Thomas Cresswell and Amelia Eyles.1
  • Charles Cresswell immigrated on 24 September 1841 to New Zealand with Amelia Eyles. The Eyles family left from London in the Mary Ann, captained by Bolton arriving at Nelson NZ on 5 February 1842. They were part of the second fleet of ships commissioned by The New Zealand Company to bring settlers to the area around Nelson on the South Island of New Zealand. With Amelia aged 26, were children William 6, Eliza 4, Mary 2 and Charles aged three weeks and her 15 year old brother in law Edward Cresswell (although his name is not on the passenger list) as well as her parents and siblings. Her husband Thomas had travelled on a different ship, the Whitby, which had been part of the first fleet sent to Nelson headed by Captain Wakefield. The NZ Company Embarkment Register shows that Amelia was 26, and that her husband Thomas was with the preliminary expedition. She had four children with her, boys aged 6 and 3 weeks and two girls 4 and 2. Her husband was Thomas aged 26 and their address at the time of application was Medsted, Hampshire. The children were 5, 3, and 1 1/2 at that time. Bett's list of passengers gives the children as William 6, Elizabeth 4, Mary 2 and Charles 3 weeks. It also lists Edward Cresswell aged 15, a labourer.1,2,3
  • Charles Cresswell died on 19 April 1942 in Nelson, New Zealand, at age 101. He was 15 months old.1,4

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. Nelsons Early Settlement, online http://www.theprow.org.nz/nelsons-early-settlement/…
  3. Passenger Lists to Nelson, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/…
  4. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/

Charles Wesley Cresswell1

M, b. 27 June 1905, d. 1982
  • Charles Wesley Cresswell was also known as Wesley.1
  • He was born on 27 June 1905. He was a twin to Colin Stuart.2,3
  • He was the son of James Edward Cresswell and Jessie Rose.1
  • At the age of 18 years, Charles Wesley Cresswell married Rita Rose Hawtin in 1924 in New Zealand.4
  • Charles Wesley Cresswell died in 1982 in New Zealand.5

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1905/19302 Cresswell Charles Wesley; Jessie ; James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1979/45714 Cresswell Colin Stuart ; 27 June 1905 [Twin to Charles].
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1924/3118 Reta Rose Hawtin; Charles Wesley Cresswell.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1982/32936 Cresswell Charles Wesley ; 27 June 1905.

Clement Sewell Cresswell1

M, b. 7 January 1881, d. 6 April 1942
  • Clement Sewell Cresswell was born on 7 January 1881 in New Zealand. Clem never married.1,2
  • He was the son of William Cresswell and Ann Green Gledhill.1
  • Clement Sewell Cresswell died on 6 April 1942 in Lower Moutere, New Zealand, at age 61.3

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1881/18275     Cresswell Clement Sewell ;     Ann Green;     William.
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1942/24082     Cresswell      Clement Sewell ;     61Y.

Clive Raymond Cresswell1

M, b. 4 December 1917, d. 17 April 1980

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1980/4857 Cresswell Clive Raymond ; 4 December 1917.

Colin Stuart Cresswell1

M, b. 27 June 1905, d. 28 November 1979
  • Colin Stuart Cresswell was born on 27 June 1905. He was a twin to Charles Wesley.2,3
  • He was the son of James Edward Cresswell and Jessie Rose.1
  • Colin Stuart Cresswell died on 28 November 1979 in New Zealand at age 74.3,4

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1905/19301 Cresswell Colin Stuart; Jessie ; James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1979/45714 Cresswell Colin Stuart ; 27 June 1905.
  4. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/

Daisy Jones Cresswell1

F, b. 26 July 1880, d. 23 December 1976

Child of Daisy Jones Cresswell and Robert James Craven

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth1880/10135 Cresswell Daisy Jones; Phillis Caroline; Robert.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1977/27947     Craven      Daisy Jones ;     26 July 1880.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1906/4998 Daisy Jones Cresswell ; Robert James Craven.
  6. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1971/37311     Craven      Robert James ;     91Y.
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1908/24204     Craven      Lindsay Robert ;     Daisy Jane;     Robert James.

Doris Jessie Cresswell1

F, b. 1910, d. 1945

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1910/5037 Cresswell Doris Jessie ; Jessie; Archie Rose.
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1932/2779     Doris Jessie      Cresswell ;     Leonard William      Jones.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1945/25567     Jones      Doris Jessie ;     35Y.

Doris Shirley Cresswell1

F, b. 10 October 1912, d. 15 December 1990

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1990/46733     Pritchard      Doris Shirley ;     10 October 1912.     
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1913/12468     Cresswell      Dorris Shirley ;     Marie Elizabeth     ;Harold Bertram.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1932/2378     Doris Shirley      Cresswell ;     Charles George      Pritchard.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1981/48857     Pritchard      Charles George ;     29 March 1896.

Douglas Victor Cresswell1

M, b. 25 October 1896, d. 16 June 1988
  • Douglas Victor Cresswell was born on 25 October 1896 in Richmond, New Zealand.1,2
  • He was the son of Frank Cresswell and Maria Best.1
  • Douglas Victor Cresswell sailed on 13 October 1917 from Wellington bound for Liverpool, England. He had enlisted in the New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 30th Reinforcements H Company. At the time he was a farm hand and listed his father F Cresswell of Ballance, as his next of kin.3
  • At the age of 30 years, 2 months and 4 days, Douglas Victor Cresswell married Ethne May Hope on 29 December 1926 in Palmeston North, New Zealand.4,5
  • Douglas Victor Cresswell died on 16 June 1988 in Palmerston North Public Hospital, Palmerston North, New Zealand, at age 91. He was a dairy farmer living at 25 Limbrick Street at the time of his death.2,5
  • He was cremated on 20 June 1988 in Kelvin Grove Cemetery and Crematorium, Palmeston North.6

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1896/9627 Cresswell Douglas Victor ; Maria; Frank.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1988/34044 Cresswell Douglas Victor; 25 October 1896.
  3. Auckland Museum Cenotaph, online http://muse.aucklandmuseum.com/databases/Cenotaph/…, War Record Douglas Victor Cresswell.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1926/8863 Ethel May Hope; Douglas Victor Cresswell.
  5. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  6. Palmeston North City Council, NZ, online http://www.pncc.govt.nz/ServicesAndFacilities/…

Edith Annie Cresswell1

F, b. 31 January 1878, d. 1971

Child of Edith Annie Cresswell and Arthur St John Davis

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1878/1560 Cresswelll Edith Annie; Fanny Elizabeth; William Daniel.
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1902/3158 Edith Annie Cresswell; Arthur John Davis.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1939/24724     Davis      Arthur St John ;     69Y.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1971/29216     Davis      Edith Annie      ; 93Y.
  6. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1902/10413     Davis      Arthur Daniel      ;Edith Annie;     Arthur John.

Edward Cresswell

M, b. 6 February 1826, d. 10 December 1907

Edward Cresswell 1826-1907. Photo thanks to Helen J

  • Edward Cresswell was born on 6 February 1826 in Medstead, Hampshire, England.1
  • He was the son of William Cresswell and Jane Jackson.1
  • Edward Cresswell was baptized on 26 March 1826.1
  • He immigrated on 24 September 1841 to New Zealand with Amelia Eyles. The Eyles family left from London in the Mary Ann, captained by Bolton arriving at Nelson NZ on 5 February 1842. They were part of the second fleet of ships commissioned by The New Zealand Company to bring settlers to the area around Nelson on the South Island of New Zealand. With Amelia aged 26, were children William 6, Eliza 4, Mary 2 and Charles aged three weeks and her 15 year old brother in law Edward Cresswell (although his name is not on the passenger list) as well as her parents and siblings. Her husband Thomas had travelled on a different ship, the Whitby, which had been part of the first fleet sent to Nelson headed by Captain Wakefield. The NZ Company Embarkment Register shows that Amelia was 26, and that her husband Thomas was with the preliminary expedition. She had four children with her, boys aged 6 and 3 weeks and two girls 4 and 2. Her husband was Thomas aged 26 and their address at the time of application was Medsted, Hampshire. The children were 5, 3, and 1 1/2 at that time. Bett's list of passengers gives the children as William 6, Elizabeth 4, Mary 2 and Charles 3 weeks. It also lists Edward Cresswell aged 15, a labourer.1,2,3
  • At the age of 20 years, 7 months and 6 days, Edward Cresswell married Ann Eyles, daughter of Daniel Eyles and Jane Primmer, on 12 September 1846 in Nelson, New Zealand. Edward was the younger brother of Thomas Cresswell - husband of Ann's sister Amelia, and had travelled to New Zealand on the Mary Ann.
    At the time they were married Edward was working for a man called Martin for two shillings a week.
    Anne's brother Benjamin lived with them.
    They had a total of twelve children over the next 21 years.1,4,5
  • On 24 February 1849 Edward's was amongst those who were named as persons who qualified as jurors in the District of Nelson 1849-1850. He was a sawyer at Maitai.6
  • On 6 March 1907,his wife, Ann Eyles died in Dovedale, New Zealand, at age 78.1,7
  • Edward Cresswell died on 10 December 1907 in Dovedale, New Zealand, at age 81.8
  • He was buried in Seaview Cemetery, Stoke, New Zealand.

Children of Edward Cresswell and Ann Eyles

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. Nelsons Early Settlement, online http://www.theprow.org.nz/nelsons-early-settlement/…
  3. Passenger Lists to Nelson, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/…
  4. New Zealand Paul Jones, Compiled Records - Transcript of Official NZ Records, Fiche Ref NZSG04854.
  5. Genes Reunited, online http://www.genesreunited.com.au, Ruth Mullins Site.
  6. Papers Pase, online http://www.paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/, Nelson Examiner and New Zealand Chronicle, Volume VII, Issue 364, 24 February 1849, Page 205.
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1907/1100 Cresswell Ann; 78y.
  8. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1907/8582 Cresswell Edward ; 81y.

Edward George Cresswell1

M, b. 20 May 1894, d. 29 November 1917
  • Edward George Cresswell was born on 20 May 1894 in Kaituna, New Zealand.1,2
  • He was the son of Frank Cresswell and Maria Best.1
  • On 26 April 1917Edward George Cresswell embarked from Wellington on the "Turakina" for Plymouth, England. He had joined the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 25th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Regiment, B Company as a private. He was a farmer and listed his next of kin as his father F Cresswell of Ballance, Pahiatua, New Zealand.3
  • Edward George Cresswell was killed in action on 29 November 1917 in Ypres, Belgium, at age 23.2,4
  • He was buried in Buttes New British Cemetery, Polygon Wood, Belgium.5

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1894/9862 Cresswell Edward George ; Maria; Frank.
  2. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  3. Auckland Museum Cenotaph, online http://muse.aucklandmuseum.com/databases/Cenotaph/…, War Record Edward George Cresswell.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1918/21226 Cresswell Edwin George ; age not recorded on index.
  5. Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org/, War Record Edward George Cresswell.

Edward Percy Cresswell1

M, b. 1880, d. 13 March 1956
  • Edward Percy Cresswell was also known as Percy.1
  • He was born in 1880 in New Zealand.2
  • He was the son of James Edward Cresswell and Jessie Rose.1
  • At the age of 27 years, Edward Percy Cresswell married Margaret Irvin in 1907 in New Zealand.3
  • At the age of 49 years, Edward Percy Cresswell married Susannah Urwin in 1929 in New Zealand.4
  • On 9 August 1955,his wife, Susannah Urwin died in New Zealand. Her last address was 1 Francis Street, Foxton.5,6
  • Edward Percy Cresswell died on 13 March 1956 in New Zealand. His last address was 54 Norbiton Road, Foxton.7,6
  • He was buried on 14 March 1956 in Foxton Cemetery.6

Child of Edward Percy Cresswell and Margaret Irvin

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1880/10315 Cresswell Edward Percy ; Jessie ; James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1907/7464 Margaret Ivan; Edward Percy Cresswell.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1929/8225 Susannah Urwin ; Edward Percy Cresswell.
  5. Auckland Museum Cenotaph, online http://muse.aucklandmuseum.com/databases/Cenotaph/…, Death 1955/25387 Cresswell Susannah ; 63y.
  6. Horowhenua District Council, online http://www.horowhenua.govt.nz/Home/Cemetery-Search-Results/
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1956/35008 Cresswell Edward Percy ; 75 y.

Edwin Raymond Cresswell1

M, b. 2 July 1915, d. 1985

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1985/40177 Cresswell Edwain Raymond ; 2 July 1915.

Eleanor Gertrude Cresswell1

F, b. 20 June 1897, d. 1974
  • Eleanor Gertrude Cresswell was also known as Queenie.1
  • She was born on 20 June 1897 in New Zealand.2,3
  • She was the daughter of James Edward Cresswell and Jessie Rose.1
  • At the age of 20 years and 29 days, Eleanor Gertrude Cresswell married William Alfred Styles on 19 July 1917 in New Zealand.4,5
  • Eleanor Gertrude Cresswell died in 1974 in New Zealand.3

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1897/6069 Cresswell Eleanor Gertrude; Jessie ; James Edward.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1974/48045     Styles      Eleanor Gertrude;      20 June 1897.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1917/718 Eleanor Gertrude Cresswell; William Alfred Styles.
  5. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/

Eliza Cresswell1

F, b. 8 November 1848, d. 27 December 1848
  • Eliza Cresswell was born on 8 November 1848 in Nelson, New Zealand.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Edward Cresswell and Ann Eyles.1
  • Eliza Cresswell died on 27 December 1848 in New Zealand.1,3

Citations

  1. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1848/94 Cresswell Eliza ; no parents names on index.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1849/36 Cresswell Eliza ; age not recorded.

Elizabeth Cresswell

F, b. 1838, d. 28 August 1905
  • Elizabeth Cresswell was born in 1838 in Lasham, Hampshire, England.1
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Cresswell and Amelia Eyles.
  • Elizabeth Cresswell immigrated on 24 September 1841 to New Zealand with Amelia Eyles. The Eyles family left from London in the Mary Ann, captained by Bolton arriving at Nelson NZ on 5 February 1842. They were part of the second fleet of ships commissioned by The New Zealand Company to bring settlers to the area around Nelson on the South Island of New Zealand. With Amelia aged 26, were children William 6, Eliza 4, Mary 2 and Charles aged three weeks and her 15 year old brother in law Edward Cresswell (although his name is not on the passenger list) as well as her parents and siblings. Her husband Thomas had travelled on a different ship, the Whitby, which had been part of the first fleet sent to Nelson headed by Captain Wakefield. The NZ Company Embarkment Register shows that Amelia was 26, and that her husband Thomas was with the preliminary expedition. She had four children with her, boys aged 6 and 3 weeks and two girls 4 and 2. Her husband was Thomas aged 26 and their address at the time of application was Medsted, Hampshire. The children were 5, 3, and 1 1/2 at that time. Bett's list of passengers gives the children as William 6, Elizabeth 4, Mary 2 and Charles 3 weeks. It also lists Edward Cresswell aged 15, a labourer.2,3,4
  • At the age of 17 years, Elizabeth Cresswell married William Sutton on 12 December 1855 in Richmond, Nelson, New Zealand.2,5,1
  • Elizabeth and William had 21 children.2
  • Elizabeth Cresswell died on 28 August 1905 in Richmond, Nelson, New Zealand. She died in a diabetic coma.2,6

Children of Elizabeth Cresswell and William Sutton

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  3. Nelsons Early Settlement, online http://www.theprow.org.nz/nelsons-early-settlement/…
  4. Passenger Lists to Nelson, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/…
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1855/215 Elizabeth Creswell ; no husband's name given.
  6. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1905/5348     Sutton      Elizabeth;      68Y.
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1859/2793     Sutton      Unnamed Female ; No parents names given.
  8. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1858/2115     Sutton ;     Unnamed Male or 1857/1881 or 1882 (both unnamed males)     Sutton      Unnamed Male ; No parents names given.
  9. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1860/2809     Sutton      Eleanor ; No parents names given.
  10. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1862/3221     Sutton      Edward ; No parents names given.
  11. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1863/4821     Sutton      Annie Louisa ; No parents names given.
  12. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth1865/188     Sutton      Martha Jane      ;Elizabeth;     William.
  13. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1866/7275     Sutton      Amy Frances ; No parents names given.
  14. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1868/8006     Sutton      Emily Gertrude ; No parents names given.
  15. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1869/9062     Sutton      Francis Edgar ; No parents names given.
  16. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1871/9854     Sutton      Leslie George ; No parents names given.
  17. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1872/10939     Sutton      Albert ; No parents names given.
  18. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1872/10941     Sutton      Conrad Harry ; No parents names given.
  19. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1875/3594     Sutton      Clara May ;     Elizabeth     ;William.
  20. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1876/11916     Sutton      Maud Matilda ;     Elizabeth;     William.
  21. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1876/11361     Sutton      Ada Elizabeth ;     Elizabeth;     William.
  22. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1878/17137     Sutton      Ethel Minnie ;     Elizabeth     ;William.
  23. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1879/14516     Sutton      George James ;     Elizabeth;     William.
  24. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1880/14025     Sutton      Robert Octavus ;     Elizabeth;     William.
  25. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1882/3166     Sutton      Rosomind Blanche ;     Elizabeth;     William.
  26. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1883/10132     Sutton      Louis ;     Elizabeth;     William.