Lars Dominic & Maria Jacobsen

Lars Dominic JACOBSEN (b: 24 Oct 1847 in Fredrikshald, Ostfold, Norway; d: 18 March 1914 in ChCh)

A bootmaker by trade, he immigrated from Drammen in 1865 on the "Constantine" and for some years conducted his shoemaking business in Lyttelton where he mar: 6 April 1869  Maria ALLENDER (she was b: Abt. 1852 in County Clare, IRL, and d: 22 July 1935 in Sydenham, Christchurch; Bur: Addingham Cemetery)

Notes for Lars Jacobsen: 

5 Feb 1878: L Jacobsen elected chairman of the Little River School Committee

Akaroa Mail,  5 Mar 1878: LITTLE RIVER STEEPLECHASES. Stewards -Messrs Olphert, J. F. Stanbury, W. Birdling, jun., H. Buchanan, W. Coop, S. Nutt; judge, Mr W. Birdling, jun'. starter, Mr S. Johnson clerk of the scales, Mr Jas. Reynolds clerk of the course, Mr Jn. Stanbury handicapper, Mr J. Duxbury; secretary, Mr L. Jacobsen. The above races took place at Wairewa, Lake Forsyth,

Akaroa Mail, 21 Feb 1879: Bro L. Jacobsen,, occupied the chair ODDFELLOWS' FETE AT LITTLE RIVER. Wednesday, the 12th being the anniversary of the institution of the Oddfellows at Little River, the occasion was celebrated by the members of the Lodge walking in procession. This was followed by sports, for which upwards of £8 were collected for prizes.

Jan 1900: L Jacobsen on the Vestry of St Saviours Church, Sydenham

Press 19 Mar 1914: Mr Lars Jacobsen, a very old and respected resident of Sydenham, passed away yesterday morning. Mr Jacobsen arrived at Lyttelton fifty years ago, and carried on business there during its early history. He had lived in Sydenham for the past thirty-fivo years, and was one of its oldest inhabitants. He leaves a widow, five sons, and a daughter (Mrs H. Killner). He was recently asked to take, over the Consulship of Norway, but owing to failing health had to decline.

Children of Lars Dominic  and Maria Jacobsen:

i Francis Johannes JACOBSEN (b: 12 Dec 1870 in Lyttelton d: 17 July 1959 in Ashburton aged 88Y Last residence - 121 Estuary Rd)

ii Maria Otillia JACOBSEN (b: 7 Aug 1872 in Lyttelton d: 26 Jan 1873 in Lyttelton)

iii William JACOBSEN (b: 9 Dec 1873 in Lyttelton, d: 26 Sep 1961) mar: 27 Dec 1899 in Dunedin to Mary Alice MUIR (b: 5 Sep 1877 parents Robert Swan and Mary Muir; d: 22 Jan 1961)

Star,  3 Jan 1900: MARRIAGE: JACOBSEN-MUIR: Dec. 27, at Mornington, Dunedin, by the Bev W. Scorgie, William Jacobsen, second son of L Jacobsen, Brougham Street, Sydenham, to Mary Alice Muir, second daughter of Robert Muir, builder, of Mornington, Dunediu.

iv Agnes JACOBSEN (b: 17 Aug 1875 in Lyttelton; d: 09 May 1967) m: 6 Feb 1902 in ChCh Henry KILLNER (b: 20 Jan 1875 d: 13 May 1961)

1 Arthur Francis Killner (b: 27 Dec 1902 in Linwood, ChCh; d: 24 Jun 1982) Mar: 1927 to Ada Cooper Shier (b: 1903 d: 03 Jun 1957)

2 Eileen Agnes Killner (b: 17 Apr 1905 in Hutcheson St, ChCh

3 Walter Henry Killner (b: 02 Nov 1908 in Linwood, ChCh; d: 14 Oct 1944 in Action. in Germany Pilot Officer 422660 Nav. 428 (R.C.A.F.) Sqdn, RNZAF) Mar: 27 Feb 1932 in Sumner, ChCh to Myra Johanna Hullett

v Margarett Alma JACOBSEN b: 12 January 1877 in Lyttelton; d: 12 April 1879

vi Olaf JACOBSEN mar:Elizabeth Mary BARNARD
vii  Horace Joseph JACOBSEN (b: 24 Nov 1880 in Little River, ChCh; occ: Plumber; Miltary Service 14 APR 1902 Tenth Contingent, E Squadron sailed Wellington S.S."Drayton Grange" d: 20 August 1949 in ChCh) mar: (1) 24 April 1905 in Sydenham, ChCh to Charlotte Flavell SPENCER (b: Abt. 1882 to Henry and Elizabeth Spencer; d: 29 Jan 1938 in ChCh)
Mar(2)  Beatrice Annie BLACKBURN 1949; she d; 1956

Horace and Charlotte's family:

i Doris Myrtle Jacobsen (b: 13 Oct 1905 in Hutcheson St, Christchurch d: 23 Jan 1977 in Christchurch)  Mar: on 27 Feb 1929 in ChCh to Harold William Drewery b: 24 Apr 1903 in Ellesmere; d: 12 Aug 1960 in ChCh)

ii Ivy Florence Jacobsen (b: 22 Jan 1908 in Hutcheson St, ChCh; d: 2001) Mar: 31 Mar 1928 to Charles Thomas Darling (b: Abt. 1902; d: 1969)

iii Henry Jacobsen b: 28 Sep 1910 in 24 Hutcheson St, ChCh; d: 1910 in Christchurch aged 5 wks 

iv Stella Jacobsen (b: 24 Sep 1912 in Thackery St, ChCh; d: 2004)

v Frederick Jacobsen (b: 02 Jan 1918 in 146 Broughan St, ChCh; d: 6 Sep 1982)

viii Frederic JACOBSEN (b: 24 March 1883 in Hutcheson St, ChCh, d: 1970) mar: 12 Oct 1910 in St Saviors Church, Sydenham, ChCh to Hilda FARR (b: 21 March 1887 in Oamaru, to parents Emma Sarah and  George Erasmus Farr; d 1963)
Their children are: Russell George; Myra Alexandra; Alan Frederick; Clive and...

ix Alice Tryphena JACOBSEN b: 2 April 1888 in ChCh d: 15 September 1888 in ChCh

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