Joseph Bramwell* CONE (b: Jan 27, 1890 in Waitohi; his Occ, farmer; he d: March 22, 1977 in Timaru Hospital; Crem. Timaru); mar. Aug 13, 1915 in Ashburton to Edith Maude GOSS (b: July 31, 1894 in Ilfracombe, Devon to parents Ernest Goss and mother Lucy Sloley; Edith d: June 29, 1985 Timaru.)
1900: School Records Name CONE Joseph Bramwell; School Timaru South Register Number 465/2; Admission Date 2 Apr 1900 Parent / Guardian Mr F Wm Cone; Address West Town Belt; Last School Waitohi Flat; Last Day 10 Sep 1903 Destination Message Boy
1913 Willowby Literary and Debating Society, meeting held fortnightly, Mr B Cone, Vice president
23 Jun 1925: Land Trasnfer: Section 1 Block xi Geraldine 5 acres Ellen Elizabeth Swaney to Joseph Bramwell Cone
1932 Mr J B Cone a married man, residing at Orari, splintered his collar bone in an unusual accident, at the south end of Geraldine on Saturday Morning. He was cycling towards the south road in a driving rain when he collided with the rearr of Mr W T Mole's delivers lorry. The lorry had passed the cyclist only a minute or so before th accident but it is presumed it stopped fairly wide out to pick up or set down some child, when Mr Cone was riding with his head down in order to avaoid the rain and did not see the lorry until it was too late to swerve clear, crashed into it. He was thrown from his cycle, injuring his right collarbone and also receiving severe bruises to his right leg. The front forks of the cycle were smashed off. My Mole conveyed Mr Cone to Dr Mail for medical attention and subsequently to his home in Orari.
1932 J B Cone - on Committee Orari School Committee and at householder meeting advocated a dental clinic room close to the Orari school be procured to save children travelling to Geraldine for treatment.
1931 Edith on Committee Orari Womans Institute
1936 Represented Orari School committee and spoke at the opening ceromony of the remodelled Winchester school
1937 1938 - Competed at Winchester A & P Show - awarded prize fruit (apple varieties)
1. Gladys Lilian* CONE was
born at Ashburton. She married THOMAS PERCY* SCOTT
October 24, 1938 in Orari Presbyterian Church, son of SCOTT and CLARA
SMITH. He was born December 06, 1911 in Woodbury Guesthouse, and died
December 22, 1989 in Timaru Hospital.Burial: December 23, 1989, Geraldine
2.Audrey May CONE Born: March 22, 1928 in Temuka; mar. Peter Augustin KEARINS Born: June 23, 1926; Married: April 05, 1958 Taihape; On October 15, 1962 at Gisborne he was killed in an air accident - a topdressing plane crash Burial: Taihape Cemetery;
Children of AUDREY CONE and PETER KEARINS are:
Audrey's second marriage was to Kelvin Leslie HART who was born in Woombye, Queensland and died at Brisbane.
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