Nellie Pelvin & Frank William Hawtin

Nellie Pelvin (b: 03 Nov 1889 in Studholme, Waimate to parents Alfred and Mary Pelvin - she d: 22 Jan 1975 in Oamaru where she was bur: 24 Jan 1975).

At age 17 Nellie worked as a domestic at Christchurch when she mar: on  22 Jun 1907 at the house of Mr R Atkinson, 64 North St, St Albans, Christchurch, to FRANK WILLIAM HAWTIN a labourer at Christchurch, the son of JAMES HAWTIN (b 22 Jun 1845 in Bloxham, Oxford, England) and ELLEN RANDALL (b 1844). Frank was b: 6 May 1883 in Prebbleton, Christchurch, and d: 02 May 1953 in Waimate; Bur: 05 May 1953, Old Cemetery, Waimate plot 1502 Nellie and Frank separated about 1930

Their 10 Children:

i Bruce William Hawtin (b: 30 Sep 1907 in Christchurch; d: in Brighton, Queensland, Australia) mar: (1)  Noeline

... *2nd Wife of Bruce Hawtin: Jean Lambert (b: Australia; d: Redcliff, Queensland)

ii Olive Elizabeth Hawtin (b: 23 Apr 1909 in Christchurch; d: 19 Jan 1978 in Oamaru Hospital Bur: 21 Jan 1978 Oamaru Cem) mar: 26 Oct 1927 in St Pauls Church, Oamaru to  William George Emerson (b: 11 May 1905 in Oamaru; d: 20 Oct 1987 in Oamaru)

iii Myrtle Victoria Hawtin (b: 16 Jul 1911 in Oamaru; d: 21 Oct 1983 in Oamaru Bur: 24 Oct 1983 Oamaru) mar: 09 May 1934 in Oamaru to Daniel John Cunningham (b: 10 Sep 1909 in Totara, Oamaru; d: 11 Mar 1968 in Oamaru Bur: 14 Mar 1968 Oamaru)

iv Ethel Mary Hawtin (b: 30 Jul 1912 in Oamaru; d: 05 Jul 1987 in Oamaru; Bur: Oamaru)

v Frank Alfred Hawtin (b: 08 Jun 1914 in Oamaru; d: 25 Aug 2003 in Oamaru; Bur: 28 Aug 2003 Oamaru)

Frank was "Uncle Frank" to everyone. As a child he saw the effects of war and experienced the depression and flu epidemic. He worked on stations in North and Central Otago. He had his leg badly broken in two places by a horse and while laid up, studied to become a mechanic.

He worked for Gillies Engineering from 1946 on ex army trucks, over 100 in all and also oversaw trucks being loaded onto boats in Wellington. Frank visited family in Rotorua a couple of times and went to Australia once. He lived at Exe Street for a numbeer of years and looked after his sister Ethel even when she was blind and had her legs amputated. From 1994, he lived with Daphne and George

vi Nellie Edna Hawtin (b: 14 Nov 1916 in Oamaru; d: 28 Feb 1993 in Oamaru Public Hospital; Bur: 03 Mar 1993 Oamaru Lawn Cem.) mar: 04 Mar 1938 in Oamaru to  Stanley George Conley (b: 24 Jan 1911 in Gore; d: 04 Mar 1986 in Oamaru; Bur: Oamaru Cem.)

vii Henry (Harry) Ellis Richard Hawtin (b: 26 Sep 1919 in Oamaru; d: 05 Sep 1972 in Opotiki; Bur: 08 Sep 1972 Opotiki Cem) mar: 1940 to Margaret Elizabeth Mills (b: 02 May 1919; d: 1987 in Rotorua)

viii Jimmy (Twin) Hawtin b: 1918

ix Molly (Twin) Hawtin b: 1918

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