Fell, Charles Yates, 1844-1918

Son of Alfred Fell (1817-1871) and Fanny Seymour; born in Nelson. The family returned to England 1859; read law at Oxford, graduated BA and admitted to London bar. Returned to Nelson to practise law 1871; joined by Arthur Samuel Atkinson. In 1869 married Edith Louisa Bainbridge (d 1879) in London; had 5 children. In 1881 remarried Edith Emily Atkinson (died 1943) and had 3 children.Mayor of Nelson 1882-1887. Active in community groups; interest in photography, watercolour painting and music. (Max Lash `Nelson notables 1840-1940', Nelson Historical Society, 1992).

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Date: 1847-1891, 1929-1931 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Piece-level inventory available.
Charles Yates Fell
Date: between 1894-1895 From: Creator unknown :Photographs relating to the Fell and Atkinson families Description: Charles Yates Fell lying ill in bed in either 1894 or 1895. Next to him, on a table, is a painting, probably by John Gully. Photograph taken by Charles Yates...
Date: 1891-1896 By: Port Nicholson Yacht Club Description: A letter book containing copies of letters relating to Port Nicholson Yacht Club activities sent by the secretary of the Club to members and people with an...
By: Fell, Charles Yates, 1844-1918; Brusewitz, Henry Elis Leopold, 1855-1922 Description: Arrangement: Negatives housed at 1/2-075472 to 075499 Quantity: 35 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1883 Description: Identified correspondents entered in Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Drawing room of 'Fairfield', Brougham Street, Nelson
Date: ca 1890 By: Fell, Charles Yates, 1844-1918 Description: Drawing room of "Fairfield", Brougham Street, Nelson. The drawing room seems to be quite cluttered from the angle that the photograph was taken. There are ...
Date: 1880-1900 By: Nelson Camera Club; Fell, Charles Yates, 1844-1918; Brusewitz, Henry Elis Leopold, 1855-1922; Pitt, Albert, 1841-1906; Gully, Harry Vincent, 1850-1926; Igglesden, Charles Moore, 1832-1920; Gibbs, Frederick Giles, 1866-1953 Description: Album of photographs compiled by the Nelson Camera Club for presentation to its secretary, A H Patterson. It contains views of New Plymouth Breakwater, Nels...
Date: [Between 1886 and 1900] Description: Album of portraits, group portraits and landscapes, relating particularly to the Fell family and their family relationships with the Atkinson and Richmond f...
Date: [ca 1883-1892] By: Fell, Charles Yates, 1844-1918; Smith, F S, active 1880s Description: Charles Yates Fell photograph album. Many of the photographs taken by C Y Fell. Album created as a memory for relative, Alice Blake (nee Richmond), including...
Date: Wednesday, 5 January 1898 Description: The house of Charles Yates Fell and Edith Emily Fell at Totaranui. Photograph taken Wednesday 5 January 1898 by Margaret Shaen. Quantity: 1 b&w original n...