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Guilford/Guildford NZ Electoral Rolls - 1877 to 1887


NZ Time Line: Src: 
1877 Education Act passed - primary education to be "free, secular, and compulsory".
1878 Completion of Main South Line railway linking Christchurch, Dunedin, and Invercargill.
1879 The vote is given to every male aged 21 and over,  an annual property tax introduced
1881 Parihaka community forcibly broken up by troops.
Auckland and Christchurch telephone exchanges open. New Zealand general election, 1881.
1882 First shipment of frozen meat leaves Port Chalmers for England on the Dunedin.
1884 Construction of King Country section of North Island main trunk railway begins.
1886 10 June Mount Tarawera erupts and the Pink and White Terraces are destroyed, 153 people die. Oil is discovered in Taranaki. New Zealand general election, 1887.

 Indicates those records pertaining to John Guilford or his descendants

1890 Electoral roll