New Zealand Wyeths - Section 3 Samuel John Wyeth
Samuel John Wyeth was born circa 1849.
At the time of Samuel marriage the certificate did not record either the
parents or his place of birth and his death certificate shows place of birth and
parents as unknown.
Samuel came to New Zealand either late 1875 or early 1876.
Samuel married Caroline Ann Tremayne on 6 Jun 1877 in The Terrace Wellington.
On 12 June 1877, Samuel, a Batchelor, made application to record his marriage Caroline Ann
Tremaine a spinster of Wellington  .
The application recorded that
Caroline had been in New Zealand for 12 months and Samuel for 18 months,
Caroline arrived on the ship 'Caroline'  .
The couple had been married on June 6, by Alexander Reid at his house on
the Terrace Wellington. The
marriage was finally recorded on 16 June 1877, presumably after the bureaucracy
of the day had been satisfied. At
this time Samuel was 28 years of age and Caroline, 24. The witnesses at the wedding were Elizabeth Tremaine, Joseph Tremaine,
and William R. Tremaine, a labourer all of Wellington. 
Caroline was born circa 1853.
Their children were:
Thomas Henry Wyeth was
born circa 1878 in Wellington, New Zealand and died on 1 Aug 1937 at age 59.
Samuel John Wyeth was
born circa 1880 and died circa 1880 in Wellington, New Zealand.
Eliza Ann Wyeth was
born circa 1882.
Mary Elizabeth Wyeth was
born circa 1884.
Bessie Wyeth was
born 20 Oct 1886, Express Avenue, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand d. 06
Jan 1936, Wellington Hospital, Wellington City, Wellington.
Ethel Maud Wyeth was
born circa 1889 and died on 4 May 1970 in Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand at
Lily Tremaine Wyeth was
born circa 1890 and died in 18 May 1904 in Wellington, New Zealand at age 14.
Amy Florence Wyeth was
born on 9 Mar 1894 in Petone, New Zealand died 10 Oct 1968, Christchurch, New Zealand
Arthur Francis Reidy Wyeth was
born on 2 Oct 1901 in Wellington, New Zealand and died on 20 Nov 1937 at age 36.
Samuel was recorded in the New Zealand
Post Office Directories from 1895 always with the occupation of Labourer;
Tory St, Wel
||Cardall St, Wel
||232 Adelaide Rd, Wel
||McIntyres Ave, Wel
||8 Somerset Ave, Wel
||56 Mein St, Wel
||33a Revans St, Petone
||1 Richmond St, Petone
||High St, Petone
||24 Richmond St, Petone, i.e.
some 3 Years after his death.
Caroline died in 2 March 1910 in Petone aged 57.
Samuel died on 7 June 1912, aged 63, at
28 Aurora Street Petone, his occupation being recorded as Labourer. He died of Chronic Bronchitis and Heart Failure, the cause of death being
given by Dr M.W.Ross who had last seen him on 16 April 1912. He was buried on 9 June, at Taita Cemetery, Lower Hutt.
At the time of his death his children
and their ages were recorded as "Sons - 12,34; Daughters -
Thomas, Dolly Lina and Amy
Henry Wyeth was born on 14 March 1878 in Wellington, New Zealand. Thomas was married on 3
November 1914, in the Wellington Reg Office, Lina Challinor. Lina was born circa 1872 in Catskill, Pennsylvannia, USA
the daughter of Charles Challinor and Julia
Embrey. Thomas died
on 1 August 1937 at age 59 and Lina on
19 September 1937 at age 65. Their children were:
Lina (Dolly) Wyeth was
born on 17 July 1908 in Wellington, New Zealand . Lina
married Julian Edward Fletcher in 1936 in Wellington. Julian was born on
7 February 1905 the son of Ralph Neild and Letitia (nee Grove) Fletcher. They had 1
son. Julian died in 1979 and Lina on 3 March 1997 aged 88.
Wyeth Challenor was born on 2 December 1912 in Petone, New Zealand she died
on 13 December 1912 .
Maud Wyeth was born on 27 September 1914 in Petone, New Zealand. Amy
married Eric Peter Coe in 1939 Eric was born on 21 December 1913. They had 1 son.he
Eric died in 1979 and Amy in 1997.
John Wyeth was born on 21 April 1880 and died on 27 October 1880 aged 6
months in Wellington, New Zealand.
Ann Wyeth was
born in Wellington on 3 Jan 1882.
Ethel. Amy and May(Mary)
Mary (May) Elizabeth Wyeth was born on 27 June 1884. May was married on 26 April 1911
at St Augustines Church, Petone to
Ernest Rouse son of William and Suasan Ann Rouse. Albert died in 1960 and
Mary on 12 September 1968.
born on 20 October 1886 in Express Avenue, Wellington City.
married Daniel Callaghan on 25 May 1906 in Wellington. Daniel was born circa 1886
in Wellington son
of Michael Callaghan and Mary Thomas. Bessie died on 6 January
1936 and Daniel on 19 December 1950. They are buried in Karori Cemetery
Maud Wyeth was
born on 13 December 1888 and died on 4 May 1970 in Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand at
age 81. Ethel did not marry.
Tremaine Wyeth was born on 8 October 1890 and died on 18 May 1904 in
Wellington aged nearly 14 years.
Florence Wyeth was born on 9 March 1894 in Petone. Amy
married John Thomas (Jack) Horne on 14 October 1914 in St
Augustines Church, Petone. Jack was born on 20 July 1888 in
Lincolnshire, England, son of Richard Horn
and Elizabeth Lucas.
from this marriage were:
born on 11 December 1924 in New Zealand and died circa 1983 in New Zealand aged 59.
Amy Horne was born on 27 November 1927 in New Zealand and died on 10 March
2007 in Christchurch aged 79.
born on 27 November 1927 in New Zealand and died circa 1990 in New Zealand aged 63.
Jack died circa 1936 in Christchurch, New Zealand at age
48. Amy died 10 October 1968 also in Chrisstchurch.
Arthur Francis Reidy Wyeth
Arthur Francis Reidy Wyeth was
born on 2 October 1901 in Wellington. Arthur
married Myra Murray in 1923. Myra was born on 29 Aug 1901. Arthur died on 20 November 1937 at age
36, and Myra on 23
December 1982 in Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand at age 81
reference BDM 20/22 p312/122.
National Archives shipping index. ref M15/251
Registrar Births, Deaths and Marriages. Marriage entry 1877/857.