Annie Louisa Pursey and Peter Iverach

Annie Louisa and Peter IverachWilliam Iverach, his wife Isabella nee Budge and their four children, Peter, Margaret, James and Isabella came to New Zealand as assisted immigrants on the maiden voyage of the ship "Glenmark" which left Gravesend, London on 29 Oct 1864 and arrived at Lyttleton on 21 Jan 1865. William's father, Peter Iverach had farmed 125 acres at Keiss Castle and lived at Keiss House.
WILLIAM IVERACH was born November 08, 1834 in Caithness, Thurso, Scotland, and died August 15, 1905 in Sefton, North Canterbury. He married ISABELLA BUDGE February 08, 1855 in Olrig, Caithness, Scotland. She was born 1835 in Caithness, Scotland, and died August 18, 1881 in Mt Grey. Electoral roll 1882/84 finds William Iverach was a farmer at Marshmans Rd, in the Kowai District Buried 1905, Balcairn Cemetery

Marriage Notice: Peter Iverach, aged 30 yr, batchelor born Scotland residing Ashley, the son of William (farmer) and Isabell Iverach (nee Budge) Witnessed by Thomas W Pursey to Annie Louisa, aged 20, spinster, born New Zealand and resident of Ashley, daughter of T W Pursey, farmer and Sarah Ann nee Cone. Officiating minister R Tout, Presbyterian. Peter was a Blacksmith by trade and he and Annie lived at Loburn when first married and they later bought a sheep farm at "Harpsdale" Waiau at Rotherham, 76 miles NE from Christchurch. In later years, Annie did not keep good health.

Iverach family - Les, Ethel, Peter, Ruby and Annie

Iverach family - Les, Ethel, Peter, Ruby and Annie

 Ethel Isabella Iverach (1888 - 1969)Ruby Areline Iverach (1891 - 1975)Campbell Iverach (1889 - 1957) and Leslie (1894 - 1952)

i. ETHEL ISABELLA IVERACH b. January 31, 1888, Rangiora; d. May 26, 1969, Rangiora. Burial: Waimairi Cemetery, Christchurch

Annie and Campbell Iverach ii. WILLIAM CAMPBELL* IVERACH b. April 11, 1889, Rangiora; d. September 20, 1957, 3059 Thorneycroft St, Christchurch; m. ANNIE LILLIAN REESE, 1921; b. 1896, Christchurch; d. June 22, 1959, Thorneycroft St, Christchurch. Baptism: Birth was registered William Campbell and changed by deed poll to Campbell William Iverach. Burial: September 23, 1957, Waimairi Cemetery, Burnside Christchurch. Occupation: Farmer Hawarden. Their family:

(1) Shirley Lilian IVERACH Born:1922 at Waikari, Nth Canterbury Died: 1992; m. Cyril John DUGDALE Married: 1954 He died: July 19, 1976
(2) Mona Campbell IVERACH Born 18th September 1925 at Waikari, Nth Canterbury. Mona passed away on 31/12/2004 at Christchurch Hospital and her funeral was held on 5/1/2005 at Bryndwr Baptist Church at 2pm and internment at the Avonhead Park Cemetery.
(3) Nancye Keiss IVERACH Born: Waikari, Nth Canterbury m. Kenneth Douglas BLACKIE Married: August 26, 1967
iii. RUBY ARELINE (EVELYN) IVERACH b. 1891, Rangiora; d. 1975. Burial: Waimairi Cemetery
Leslie James Iverach iv. LESLIE JAMES IVERACH b. August 26, 1894, Rangiora; d. May 23, 1952; m. MARGARET SUSAN GILLETT, 1932; b. 1905; d. 1967. Burial: Waimairi Cemetery;Their family:
(1) Mary (SBC) IVERACH Born: 1935 in Rangiora
(2) Janet IVERACH Born: Christchurch m. Angelo PESSIONE Born: Acri Italy; Their family:

(a)Marco PESSIONE Born: Nelson, New Zealand; m. Sally LONIE; Their daughter - Athene Margarita Lonie- PESSIONE Born: Nelson, New Zealand
(b) Margareta Susanna PESSIONE Born: June 08, 1966 in Nelson, New Zealand Died: December 04, 1984 in Alexandra
(c) Marina PESSIONE Born: Nelson, New Zealand

Angelo PessioneJan PessioneMarina PessioneMargareta Pessione

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