Ivy Marion CONE (b: 17 Sep 1905 in Timaru; d: July 17, 1994 in Christchurch; Bur: Sydenham Cem.); mar: 10 April 1929 in St Saviour's Church, Sydenham, Christchurch to Ernest George* FREEMAN Witness to their marriage were: William Edmond Freeman (George's older brother) of 116 Springs Road, Hornby, slaughterman and Marjorie Beryl Cone (Ivy's youngest sister) of 50 Sandymount St, Sydenham
George was b: 16 Aug 1900 in Hornby, Christchurch; Occ: Butcher, Publican; d: 3 Dec 1950 in Christchurch aged 50Y; Bur: Sydenham Cem., Block 35a, Plot 30)
George's father was WILLIAM EDMONDFREEMAN was a butcher, the son of Charles Freeman. Wm was b; 22 Jun 1870 in Christchurch, Bapt: 01 Jul 1870, Woolston, Christchurch; and d: 22 Jan 1934 in Hornby, Christchurch aged 63Y bur: 24 Jan 1934, Sydenham, Christchurch. Wm married 06 Sep 1893 to MARIA PODMORE SIMMONS .(b: 1872, and d: 05 Nov 1937 in 120 Springs Road, Hornby, Christchurch.) Their children
i. WILLIAM EDMOND FREEMAN, b. 1895.
ii. ERNEST GEORGE* FREEMAN, b. 16 Aug 1900, Hornby, Christchurch; d. 03 Dec 1950, Christchurch; m. IVY MARION CONE, .
iii. GERTRUDE IVY FREEMAN b. 1904.
iv. ALBERT RICHARD FREEMAN, b. 1906.
v. LILY FREEMAN, b. 1908; d. 14 Feb 1937; m. ROBERT WILSON STILL.
MAGISTRATE’S COURT (Press, 1936-10-16) For being found on the licensed premises of the Racecourse Hotel, Upper Riccarton, after hours, Ernest George Freeman who claimed appointment with a local jockey was fined 20s and ordered to pay costs.
MAGISTRATE’S COURT (Press, 31 Jan 1939) GAMING CHARGE Ernest George Freeman, a barman, aged 39, pleaded guilty to a charge of keeping a common gaming house, he was fined £2O and ordered to pay costs, in default three months’ imprisonment.
(Press, 10 Jun 1944) HOTEL LICENSES HOTEL LICENSES - TRANSFERS GRANTED at the quarterly meeting of the Christchurch Licensing Committee: Gladstone Hotel, Durham St., Christchurch from Peggie Winifred Duns to Ernest George Freeman: (later called Durham Arms, it was destroyed in Christchurch's earthquake)
28 Nov 1944 REMANDED Ernest George Freeman, aged 45, licensee and barman of the Gladstone Hotel, was charged with using the Gladstone Hotel as a common gaming house on Nov 24. He was remanded until December 7, bail being renewed. 9 Jun 1945 Transfer of Gladstone Hotel Licence to John Gregory Burgoyne
1951- At time of death, George was a milkbar proprietor
Their two daughters:
FREEMAN (b: 16 May 1932, at Christchurch; she d: May 2008) She
mar: William (Bill) WALSH (b: Arklow County, Wicklow, Ireland to parents Owen and Mary Ann Walsh; d:08
Feb 2011 at Christchurch aged 84Y) they mar: at St Lukes Church,
(a) Beverley FREEMAN (b: 16 May 1932, at Christchurch; she d: May 2008) She mar: William (Bill) WALSH (b: Arklow County, Wicklow, Ireland to parents Owen and Mary Ann Walsh; d:08 Feb 2011 at Christchurch aged 84Y) they mar: at St Lukes Church, Christchurch.
Ivy and Bill's family:
Diane and Jan's children:
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