Charles Stephen Longuet

Charles Stephen Longuet

Male Abt 1861 - 1941  (~ 80 years)

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  • Name Charles Stephen Longuet 
    Born Abt 1861  Bluff, Southland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Other Roles 1897 
    Invercargill Borough Council 
    • Charles Stephen Longuet was the 27th Mayor of Invercargill from 1901 to 1902, and from 1909 to 1910. He was elected to the Invercargill Borough Council in 1897, as representative of the South Ward, and, after being absent for a term, was re-elected to a seat on the Council where he remained until he became Mayor.
      He was born in Bluff and educated in Invercargill. A lawyer, he was called to the bar in 1890 and had been the President of the Law Society.
      Mr. Longuet was a member of various other bodies.
      Source - The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Otago & Southland Provincial Districts] 1905
    Occupation 1905  Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Barrister and Solicitor
     
    • LONGUET, CHARLES STEPHEN , Barrister and Solicitor, Esk Street, Invercargill. Private residence, Ythan Street, Invercargill.
      The subject of this notice was born at the Bluff, Southland, in the year 1861, and was educated at Invercargill.
      In 1879 he entered the office of Messrs. Wade and Hall, solicitors, Invercargill, and on the 10th of December, 1890, was admitted a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New Zealand, before Mr. Justice Williams, at Dunedin.
      Mr. Longuet was then a partner of Mr. Wade's until the firm was dissolved in February, 1895, when he commenced to practise at his present address. Mr. Longuet has been vice-president and president of the Southland Law Society. He was elected to the Invercargill Borough Council in 1897, and was Mayor in 1901 and 1902.
      Mr. Longuet is well known as an amateur horticulturist, and has for many years been president of the Horticultural Society.
      Source - The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Otago & Southland Provincial Districts] 1905
    Died 10 Oct 1941  New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 11 Oct 1941  St John's Cemetery, Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I18369  Frost Family
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2014 

    Family Eleanor Louisa Humphries,   b. 22 Jul 1868, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1944, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 28 Jul 1896  Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Marriage Longuet-Humphries
    Marriage Longuet-Humphries
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F16400  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1861 - Bluff, Southland, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jul 1896 - Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Barrister and Solicitor - 1905 - Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Oct 1941 - New Zealand Link to Google Earth
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    Mr C. S. Longuet
    Mr C. S. Longuet

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Cemetery Records, Invercargill City Council (Reliability: 3), 11 Oct 1941.

    2. [S293] BDM NZ Historical Records, (http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.identityservices.govt.nz/home/), 1896/2359 (Reliability: 3), 28 Jul 1896.
      Eleanor Louisa Humphries
      Charles Stephen Longuet