Adelaide Galetta Trumper (b: 26 Jun 1896 in Temuka to parents Elizabeth and Benjamin Trumper; she d: 09 Aug 1979 in Winchester, Temuka Bur: 11 Aug 1979 Temuka Cem.)
These childhood photos are believed to be Adelaide as an infant, the 2nd, aged abt 3 with sister Lucy
Adelaide attended the Milford school at Temuka where she was enrolled 1 Jul 1901 by her father Ben Trumper; Passed Std 5 Dec 1908 when she left for "Home Duties".
Adelaide was 16 when her baby Evelyn Margaret (BDM Registry spelling records name as "Margareatt") Trumper was born on 1 Nov 1912 and died aged 3 months on 12 Jan 1913; bur; Temuka Cem. with grandparents Ben and Liz; Plot; Row 155 Plot 514) The photo (right) just may have been Adelaide's child....
Adelaide mar: 01 Jun 1921 at Temuka to Christopher Gordon McClelland. He was b: 06 Aug 1899 in Temuka to parents Mary Jane Gordon and Thomas Warnick McClelland; d: 09 Nov 1963 in Winchester Temuka; Bur: 11 Nov 1963 Temuka Cem.
In another un-named photo, Adelaide is the bridesmaid Can you help identify the wedding group and other un-named photos kindly sent by descendant Charles (Charlie) Fulton.
Left: Adelaide aged abt 15 yrs, Right: Marriage; Mr and Mrs Gordon McClelland
Wedding Group: Best man: ?, Gordon and Adelaide McClelland; Bridesmaid ?
Above: Photo children: Left to Right - Letitia, Noeleen, Gracie, Doug, Winnie, Eric, Mavis and Gordon McClelland.
Eight McClelland children:
i Gordon William McClelland (b: 11 Jan 1922 in Temuka d: 03 Jan 1987 in Rawhiti House, Geraldine Bur: 05 Jan 1987 Temuka Cem)
ii Mavis Elizabeth McClelland (b: March 1924 in Temuka d: 25 May 2008 in Dunedin Hospital) Mar: Sat 28 Sept 1946 atSt Johnís Church Winchester (Reception Victoria Hall) to Leonard Charles Fulton (b: 22 December 1920, 154 Molesworth St Wellington d: 11 July 2009 in Iona PSSA Resthome Oamaru) Cremated - Their ashes to the Rose Garden, Weston Road, Oamaru Family are -
iii Eric Samuel McClelland (b: 08 Jun 1926 in Temuka d: 24 Dec 1999) Mar: 1951 to Helen Nancy Scott (b: 03 May 1924 in Featherston d: 1984 in Papakura, Auckland) Family are -
iv Winifred (Winnie) Mary McClelland (b: 01 Oct 1928 in Temuka d: 27 Jun 1984 in Timaru Bur: 29 Jun 1984 Timaru Cem) Mar: in Timaru George Patrick Moore (b: 29 Sep 1925 d: 07 Aug 2006 in Timaru Bur: 11 Aug 2006 Timaru Cem) Family are -
v Douglas McClelland (Twin - b: 23 Nov 1930 in Temuka d: 13 Aug 2004 in Temuka Crem: 13 Nov 2004 Ashes to Temuka Cem) Mar: 1954 to Joyce Gould b: Temuka. Family are:
vi. Grace McClelland (Twin) b: 23 Nov 1930 in Temuka She mar: Gilbert John Cooper.
Their family are:
vii. Noeline Adelaide McClelland (b: 25 Dec 1933 Temuka; d: 25 Sep 2008 Margaret Wilson Rest Home, Seddon St, Timaru
viii. Letitia (Teash) Lucy McClelland (b: 29 May 1937 Temuka, d: 24 Oct 2014) mar: William John Lester. Children are: