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William RoweRowe Family Research  

 William ROWE was christened 17 OCT 1827 in the Parish of Bickleigh, Devon, England, died 25 APR 1915 in Lepperton, Taranaki, New Zealand. He was buried 27 APR 1915 in Huirangi Cem., near Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand. He was the son of  Matthias ROWE and Ann KING.

His wife, Honor DAW was christened 27 JUL 1831 in Tavistock, Devon, England, and died 06 JUN 1897 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand. She was buried in Huirangi Cem., near Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand. She was the daughter of  Isaac Smith DAWE ( b. 31 MAR 1797 in Lamerton, Devon, England; d. 1851 in Tavistock, Devon, England ) and Bettsey METTERS ( b. 21 APR 1792 in Bere Ferrers, Devon, England; d. 1863 in Plymouth, Devon, England )

Picture source  - William's descendant - Lorna Henderson

Their Children:
1. Matthias ROWE was born 09 OCT 1852 in Stoke Damerel, Devon, England, and died 28 DEC 1901 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand. He married Caroline Emma AUSTIN 04 FEB 1882 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, daughter of William AUSTIN and Emma Parker CLINTON. She was born 14 JAN 1854 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and died 21 JAN 1899 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand. 

 
2. William ROWE was born 03 JUL 1857 in Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 11 AUG 1923 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand. He married Sarah Sanger CONNETT 1893 in ?Taranaki, New Zealand. She was born 1872 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, and died 15 NOV 1954 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand.
 
3. Sarah Peeke ROWE was born 08 MAR 1859 in Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 11 MAR 1863. 
 
4. Helen ROWE was born 21 JUN 1861 in Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 04 MAY 1917 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand. She married Robert TURNBULL 28 NOV 1883 in Bell Block, Taranaki, New Zealand, son of James TURNBULL and Jane GRAHAM. He was born 25 MAR 1853 in Nicholforest, Dist of Longtown, Cumberland, England, and died 16 AUG 1922 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand. 
 
5. Henry ROWE was b:  25 Aug 1863 in Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 06 Dec 1947 in Petone, Wellington, New Zealand. He mar:   Ada Mary GRIFFIN     05 Apr 1890 in Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand, the daughter of Ebenezer G GRIFFIN and Mary Ann ANDREWS. She was born BEF 31 DEC 1865 in London, Dist of St Olave, Surrey, England, and died 15 Dec 1945 in Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand.   Burial: 18 Dec 1945 Taita Cem. Lower Hutt
Their children :   

i Henry Victor Rowe (b: 28 Apr 1891 in Opunake; Occ: Hairdresser; d: 10 Mar 1962 in Christchurch) Mar: 07 Apr 1920 in Wellington to  Gwendoline Vera Reyling (b: 27 Dec 1895  - her father: Frederick George Reyling and mother: Ellen Vaughan; she d: 1987 in Christchurch)

ii Edgar William Rowe (b: 24 Jan 1893 in Palmerston North; d: 23 May 1906 in Petone)

iii Eva Rowe (b: 04 Apr 1894 in Palmerston North; d: 04 May 1961 in Petone; Bur: 06 May 1961 Taita Old Monumental, Lower Hutt)  Mar: 15 Mar 1916 in Petone to James Ellis Wilson (b: Abt. 1891 in Petone; d: 15 May 1960 in Petone; Bur: 17 May 1960 Taita Old Monumental, Lower Hutt)

iv Oscar Trimble Rowe (b: 29 Sep 1900 in Petone Occ: NZEF Typecaster; d: 17 Aug 1942 in Greece; Bur: 1942 Phaliron, Athens, Greece)

6. Fanny ROWE was born 25 AUG 1863 in Taranaki, New Zealand, and died BEF JUN 1897.
 
7. Elizabeth ROWE was born 26 AUG 1865 in Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 20 JAN 1907 in , Wellington, New Zealand.
 
8. Alfred ROWE was born 21 JAN 1868 in Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 12 MAR 1941 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand. He married Rachel Cassells TELFAR 1900 in Taranaki?, New Zealand. She was born 13 APR 1866 in Cambusnethan, Lanark, Scotland, and died 19 MAR 1910 in Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand. 
 
9. Sarah ROWE was born 09 JUL 1870 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 26 SEP 1901 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand.
 
10. Albert ROWE was born 16 MAR 1873 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 21 NOV 1949 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand. He married Isabel Mary PURDIE on 11 OCT 1899 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand, daughter of John Lidderdale PURDIE and Anna Maria ANDREWS. Witnesses: John PURDIE, Florence PURDIE. She was born 09 NOV 1878 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 07 SEP 1961 in Taranaki, New Zealand. Their family -  Albert Earlston (1901 - 1966) , Hugh Maxwell (1902 - 1972); William Leslie (1908 - ) Douglas Lidderdale (1912 - 1990); Sydney Purdie (1914 - 1940)   
 
11. John Trimble ROWE was born 22 MAR 1875 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 17 NOV 1956 in Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand. He married Lillian ANDREWS 04 SEP 1902 in Lepperton, Taranaki, New Zealand, daughter of Fred ANDREWS and Elizabeth GIDDY. Witnesses: Lewis George ANDREWS, Maggie ANDREWS.  She was born 04 SEP 1877 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 03 JUN 1956 in Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand.  Their children - Eric Trimble (1904 - 1983); Gladys May (1906 - 1976); Gwendoline (1908 - ); Cyril Douglas (1910 - 1970); Edgar (1913 - ); Bernard (1915 - 1983); Eileen Agnes (1919 -
 
12. Hannah ROWE was born 21 FEB 1877 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, and died 01 MAR 1877 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand.
 
13: Rowe, Honor b. 24 JUL 1886 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand d. 1971 in Huirangi, Taranaki, New Zealand Spouse: Andrews, George Ernest (1881 - 1944) - m. 02 SEP 1908 in Wesleyan Church, Waitara, TNK, NZ Witnesses: George Leslie Tate, farmer of Waitara, Clara Rowe, Waitara. Their  Family -  Veta Ellen (1909 - 1983) Hazel May (1911 - 1986); Jessie Alice (1912 - ) ;  Mary Honor (1914 - );  Grace Emma (1916 - ); Hilda Muriel (1917 - ); Ruth Ernestine (1921 - ) ; (Joyce?), Eva Andrews (1923 - )
 
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