William George Runnalls  Wyeth

William George Runnalls Wyeth[1]

Male 1841 - 1916  (75 years)

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  • Name William George Runnalls Wyeth 
    Nickname George 
    Born 27 Apr 1841  Petone, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Business 1876 to 1881  Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Wyeth's Store Upper Hutt 
    • Electoral Roll Hutt District 1876-77
      Wyeth George, Upper Hutt, Leasehold, Upper Hutt house and Land ¼ acre on Section 119
    Wellington Highway Tenders 1879
    Wellington Highway Tenders 1879
    Specification can be seen - Mungaroa Valley Road, at the store of Mr.G.Wyeth, Upper Hutt.
    Valuation Lists 1880-81
    Valuation Lists 1880-81
    Valuation Lists for the various Wards of the Wellington Highway District for the year 1880-81, are now open for inspection No. 6 Ward at Wyeth's store, Upper Hutt
    Wellington District Highways Tenders 1881
    Wellington District Highways Tenders 1881
    Wyeth's Store Upper Hutt
    Highway Tender
    Highway Tender
    specifications can be seen at the store of Mr. G. Wyeth
    Hutt County Electoral Rolls 1881
    Hutt County Electoral Rolls 1881
    Haste to the Rescue Lodge, Upper Hutt
    Haste to the Rescue Lodge, Upper Hutt
    Residence 1880 to 1890  Greytown, Wairarapa, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1880-81 Electoral Roll Wairarapa
      Wyeth George, Residential, Greytown, Clerk
      1887 Electoral Roll Wairarapa
      Wyeth George, Residential, Greytown, Clerk
      1890 Electoral Roll Wairarapa
      Wyeth George, Residential, Greytown, Clerk
    Business 1883 to 1916  Kuripuni, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Wyeth's Store Kuripuni 
    • 1882 - 84 Electoral Roll, Wairarapa,
      Wyeth George, Residential, Kurupuni, Storekeeper
      1885 - 86 Electoral Roll, Wairarapa,
      Wyeth George, Residential, Kurupuni, Storekeeper
      1890 Electoral Roll, Wairarapa,
      Wyeth George, Residential, Kurupuni, Storekeeper
    30 April 1896 Kurupuni Store burglarised
    30 April 1896 Kurupuni Store burglarised
    13 Sep 1893 - Fire in Kurupuni Store
    13 Sep 1893 - Fire in Kurupuni Store
    1 Feb 1884 Appointed Evening Post Agent Kurupuni
    1 Feb 1884 Appointed Evening Post Agent Kurupuni
    6 Sep 1884 List of Evening Post Agents
    6 Sep 1884 List of Evening Post Agents
    2 May 1894 Purchase of Kuripuni Store
    2 May 1894 Purchase of Kuripuni Store
    On 2 May 1894 George purchased a section on the corner of Kuripuni Rd and Main Street (Later renamed Queen Street) Masterton for £135 being Pt of section No 1 Manaia Block. Conveyance 66268, C/T 112/381. This was the property from which George was operating the Kuripuni Store.
    The property as C/T 211/373, was later sold to William Robert Nesbet for £615.
    Religion 1889  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    George joined the Salvation Army. 
    Religion 23 Sep 1893  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Mastertonians' 'Indignate'
    The Mastertonians' "Indignate"
    George Wyeth presides at a Meeting
    Religion 1891, 1893, 1894  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    It appears that George was a song writer and had several songs published in the Salvation Army War Cry. 
    Poor sinner, poor sinner by George Wyeth
    Poor sinner, poor sinner by George Wyeth
    Published in 'War Cry' 21 Nov 1891
    Come poor sinner by George Wyeth
    Come poor sinner by George Wyeth
    Published by 'The War Cry' 21 November 1891
    Pardon by George Wyeth
    Pardon by George Wyeth
    Published in 'The War Cry' 8 July 1893
    I am saved, I am saved by George Wyeth
    I am saved, I am saved by George Wyeth
    Published by 'The War cry' 18 July 1893
    Preparation by George Wyeth
    Preparation by George Wyeth
    Published in 'War Cry' 22 July 1893
    For the Lost by George Wyeth
    For the Lost by George Wyeth
    Published by 'The War Cry' 22 July 1893
    Be in time by George Wyeth
    Be in time by George Wyeth
    Published in'The War Cry' 9 September 1893
    Prepare Prepare words by George Wyeth
    Prepare Prepare words by George Wyeth
    Published in War Cry 14 October 1893
    Now, listen, sinner Jesus pleads by George Wyeth
    Now, listen, sinner Jesus pleads by George Wyeth
    Published in 'The War Cry' 27 January 1894
    Sinner heed the voice of Jesus by George Wyeth
    Sinner heed the voice of Jesus by George Wyeth
    Published in the 'War Cry' 3 February 1894
    Religion 1901 - 1902  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Received Local Officer's Commission in Salvation Army. 
    Religion 17 Jun 1905  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last of George's songs published in 'The War Cry'  
    A Farewell Song by George Wyeth
    A Farewell Song by George Wyeth
    Published by 'The War Cry' 17 June 1905
    Reference Number WA 
    Died 8 Jul 1916  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Promoted
    Promoted
    BRO. G. WYETH, Masterton.
    It is with deep regret that we have to report the death
    Buried 11 Jul 1916  Archer St Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    In Loving Memory of
    In Loving Memory of
    Inscription
    Inscription
    Archer St Cemetery Headstone - George and Mary Wyeth
    Archer St Cemetery Headstone - George and Mary Wyeth
    Cleaned for the 2105 Wyeth Reunion
    Person ID I31  Frost Family
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2017 

    Father Robert Wyeth,   b. 14 Oct 1814, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1903, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Jane Runnalls,   b. 6 Dec 1816, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1886, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1840  Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Wedding Notice
    Wedding Notice
    Photos
    Robt Wyeth and Family
    Robt Wyeth and Family
    Photo L to R rear Thomas, George, John, Charles.
    Front Sarah, Elizabeth, Robert, Mary, Maria.

    Photo will have been taken after Jane died in 1866.
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Horsfall,   b. Abt 1841, Thornton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1911, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1896  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marriage Lines
    Marriage Lines
    Wedding
    Wedding
    Mr George Wyeth was married yesterday....
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2008 
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Apr 1841 - Petone, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - Wyeth's Store Upper Hutt - 1876 to 1881 - Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - George joined the Salvation Army. - 1889 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - 23 Sep 1893 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - It appears that George was a song writer and had several songs published in the Salvation Army War Cry. - 1891, 1893, 1894 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jun 1896 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Received Local Officer's Commission in Salvation Army. - 1901 - 1902 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Last of George's songs published in 'The War Cry' - 17 Jun 1905 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jul 1916 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Jul 1916 - Archer St Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George and Essie
    George and his niece Essie Wyeth
    George Wyeth
    George Wyeth

    Documents
    Cyclopedia of New Zealand
    Cyclopedia of New Zealand
    Masterton Land
    Masterton Land

    Histories
    George Wyeth
    George Wyeth
    born in Petone, then known as Britannia, on 27 April 1841 the third child born in New Zealand of Parents married in New Zealand and the first child born to Robert and Jane (nee Runnalls) Wyeth. George was confirmed at Christs Church Taita on 1 January 1856 and was educated in Wellington.

  • Sources 
    1. [S157] National Library of New Zealand, (National Library of New Zealand).

    2. [S293] BDM NZ Historical Records, (http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.identityservices.govt.nz/home/), 1840/233 (Reliability: 3).
      1840/233 Wyeth William George Runells Book 61

    3. [S149] Salvation Army War Cry .

    4. [S10] Marriage Register Index , 1896/1507 (Reliability: 3).