Petre, Henry William, 1820-1889

Married Mary Ann Eleanor Petre on 6 June 1841. One of the European founders of Wellington and colonial treasurer of New Munster. Second son of the 11th Baron Petre. Brother of William Bernard Petre, 12th Baron Petre, and uncle of Katherine Mary Lucy Petre. Father of Francis William Petre and 15 other children. (Information from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, Vol 3(1993), page 383, P13)

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Date: 11 May-16 Jun 1847 By: Gisborne, William, 1825-1898 Ref: MS-Papers-1953 Description: Includes interesting descriptions of the Maori way of life Quantity: 1 folder(s) (24 leaves; 2 leaves). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Typescrip...
Date: 1869 Ref: Eph-C-STATE-1869-01 Description: Seating plan for a dinner in honour of Frederick Weld, likely to be that which took place in Sydney before Weld's departure to West Australia. Shows names o...
Petre, Mary Ann Eleanor, 1825-1885 : Diary
Date: 4 Aug 1842-20 Jan 1844 By: Petre, Mary Ann Eleanor, 1825-1885 Ref: MS-1772 Description: Ellen began her diary on board the `Thomas Sparks' in Portsmouth, bound for Wellington with her husband Hon Henry Petre, whom she had married on 6 Jun 1841. ...
Date: 3 Dec 1840 By: Molesworth, Francis Alexander, 1818-1846 Ref: MS-Papers-0457 Description: Letter to J Coverdale concerning land allocations in the Hutt, death of Mr Hopper, and imminent return of Mr Petre to England Quantity: 1 folder(s) (2 leave...
Date: 1907 (1948) By: Colley, Lucy Anges, 1851?-1923 Ref: MS-0593 Description: Title continues:`...written by their eldest daughter, Mrs Philip Wellesley Colley (Lucy Petre)'. With notes on their children and grand-children from authent...
Date: 1863 From: Crawford, James Coutts, 1817-1889 :Wairarapa and Wellington sketchbook 1863 Ref: E-171-038 Description: A view up the Hutt River with dense bush on both sides Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil and ink, 130 x 215 mm Provenance: Estate of Ru...
Date: 1881 By: Briscoe, Edward Villiers, 1824?-1899; Hall, Lance, 1899-1985; War Memorial Library (Lower Hutt, N.Z.) Ref: MapColl-832.4794gbbd/1881/Acc.10470 Description: Cadastral map, with acreage and survey measurements, of sections 24 and 28, Hutt District, Wellington, bounded by sections 25, 29 and 31. Section 24 is shown...
Date: 19 Mar 1870 By: Petre, Henry William, 1820-1889 Ref: MSI-Papers-3756 Description: Deed reconveying 44 acres, part of Country Section 21, Lower Hutt district, to Daniel Riddiford of Orongorongo. Brandon and Quick, solicitors. Also contains ...
Date: 1843-1895 By: Petre family Ref: MS-Group-2380 Description: Comprise five legal documents and contracts relating to the Petre family, a branch of which settled in New Zealand. They include a marriage contract, land in...
Date: 1842 - 1847 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. Ref: B-049-041/043 Description: Shows views in the Hutt Valley and Wellington. At the top, a view in Petone with Moreings Creek, a bridge and two horsemen in the foreground, houses in the d...
Date: 11 May-16 Jun 1847 By: Gisborne, William, 1825-1898 Ref: qMS-0844 Description: Gisborne and Petre went by sea to Coromandel and then by land, first up to Thames and travelling up the river, passing through pa, including Opita, then to M...
Date: 1862-1870, 1870-1910 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2654 Description: DDCV consists of a general release for Frederick John Easther to Messrs Sprent and Todd 1890. Papers from the Maxwell-Constable of Everingham Deposit (DDEV),...
Date: 1840-1855 Ref: MSI-Papers-3744 Description: Comprises photocopies of land deeds and powers of attorney by Henry William Francis Petre and William Bernard Petre to others for the management of their lan...
Date: 1850 - 1987 By: Alexander Turnbull Library Endowment Trust; Fletcher Challenge Ltd; Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869 Ref: C-112-040-a Description: Shows Woburn Farm homestead amidst bush. In foreground are tree-stumps and a felled tree, on land separated from the homestead grounds by a white fence. Acc...
Date: 1850 - 1987 By: Alexander Turnbull Library Endowment Trust; Fletcher Challenge Ltd; Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869 Ref: C-112-040-b Description: Shows Woburn Farm homestead amidst bush. In foreground are tree-stumps and a felled tree, on land separated from the homestead grounds by a white fence. Acc...
Date: 1843-1892 By: Ward, Joseph, 1817-1892 Ref: MS-Papers-0110 Description: The major part of the papers consists of Ward's accounts for the period. Correspondence relates chiefly to Ward's surveys of land purchased in Nelson by Char...
Brees, Samuel Charles 1810-1865 :Moorings Creek Petoni & the Honble Henry Petre's residence shown in the distance. / Drawn by S C Brees. [Engraved by Henry Melville. London, 1847]. [No] 41, Plate 14.
Date: 1842 - 1847 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: PUBL-0020-14-1 Description: Shows two men on horseback in left foreground, on the approach to a low bridge over a creek. Along the other side of the creek are toetoe plants. In the dis...
Date: [1990-2000] From: Starke, June, 1923-2006 : Research papers Ref: 2001-060-09 Description: Starke's draft beginning of a biographical chapter on Mary Ann Eleanor Petre and the Petre family to accompany her proposed edition of Petre's diary Quantit...
Date: 1852-1883 From: Levin & Company Ltd : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1347-3/2/94 Description: Lease - Petre to Messrs J & G Brown, 1876; Lease - Petre to G H Luxford, 1876; Lease - Petre to Cruickshank, 1880; Conveyance - Petre to Thomas Redwood, 1883...
Date: 1854-1906 From: Levin & Company Ltd : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1347-3/2/95 Description: Legal documents relating to James Cruickshank, 1855; J D Cruickshank (son), 1884-1903; A Cruickshank, 1885; Andrew and John Finnis, Hutt, 1854-1855; G Kilsby...