Settlers - New Zealand - Wellington Region

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Creator unknown :Plan of the Wairarapa from the sea [ms map]. [1861?]
Date: 1861 By: Carter, Charles Rooking, 1822-1896; Carterton District Library Ref: MapColl-os832.45gbbd/[1861?]/Acc.564 Description: Cadastral map with topographical features, of the Wairarapa District showing land blocks and runholders, Maori lands and reserves, and some Maori placenames....
Date: 1941-1944 [20--] By: Hall, George Andrews Hill, 1863-1945 Ref: MS-Group-2112 Description: Reminiscences by Hall of his early days in Lower Hutt, 1847-1890, with particular reference to Maori, floods, flora and fauna; he also writes of visits to We...
Date: 1843-1846, 1899 By: Allom, Albert James, 1825-1909 Ref: qMS-0060 Description: Describes the personal experiences of the author, who had settled at Tauanui Station, near Huangarua, in the Wairarapa in the early 1840s; describes other Wa...
Date: 1990 From: New Zealand Society of Genealogists : 1990 Sesquicentennial Family Biography Competition collection Ref: MS-Papers-4280-054 Description: Title continues:`...the Wiltons of Wellington'. Story of the Wilton family who emigrated to Wellington from Somerset on the `Oriental' in 1841. They were at...
Date: 1857 By: Richmond, Christopher William (Hon), 1821-1895 Ref: MS-Papers-3518 Description: Richmond's letters to his wife Emily in Auckland are dated 28 August 1857 and 6 September 1857. The former describes a voyage from Auckland to Wellington on ...
Date: Feb 1846-31 Jan 1847 By: Cator, Charles, 1812-1848 Ref: MS-0491 Description: A day-to-day account of an early Wellington solicitor who dined regularly at Barrett's Hotel, was a member of the Britannia Club, took part in balls, cricket...
Date: 1901 By: Plimmer, John, 1812-1905 Ref: MS-Papers-2005 Description: `The life of John Plimmer... ' was published for private circulation in 1901 and comprises reminiscences, letters to the press and verses by John Plimmer wit...
Date: [1920-1938] From: Ward, Louis Ernest, 1866-1938 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7595-8 Description: Original sections and purchases by ballots and claimants for Wellington land in 1840; includes detailed lists, maps etc relating to all land purchased and pu...
Date: 13 Dec 1841-13 May 1842 From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Hughes, Thomas, 1807- Ref: MS-Papers-7154 Description: The logbook describes the passengers' health and details of treatment and includes observations on the weather and the voyage. The medical comforts, list of ...
Date: 1969-1974, 1978 From: Beach family : Genealogical and personal papers of the Beach and Woodward families Ref: 89-266-2/21 Description: Newsletters 1969-1974 (include passenger lists); letter to members from C H Beach re passenger lists and historical incidents, 1978 Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1827-1845 By: Evans, George Samuel (Dr), 1800-1868 Ref: MS-Papers-10552 Description: Correspondence with his parents, 1839-1843; copy of letter to sent to Dr Johnston, agent of the New Zealand Land Company re conditions on board the "Adelaide...
Date: [ca 1800s-1922] By: Taiaroa, Hori Kerei, -1905 Ref: MS-Papers-10015 Description: Family tree of Joseph Robinson and Kawamu (Meri); Matiwi and Takatua (their daughter Kawamu married Joseph Robinson); William Brown and Ellenor or Harena Rob...
Date: 1875 Ref: MS-Papers-2696 Description: Grants of land as compensation for all those who arrived in the colony before 1 January 1848. Draft letter to the Commissioner, and minutes of a meeting held...
Date: Jun-Aug 1841 By: Rhodes, William Barnard, 1807?-1878 Ref: fMS-Papers-8903 Description: Pages numbered 37-60 Quantity: 1 folder(s) (1 piece). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Mss Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Presented by Kebbell...
Date: 1934 By: Holmes, Robert West, 1856-1936 Ref: MS-Papers-3142 Description: Writing re a sketch of Lambton Quay in "Early Wellington" developing associations aroused by various buildings in the sketch Relationship complexity - The s...
Date: 22 Jan 1844 Ref: MS-Papers-3229 Description: Letter to William Corbett from his father in Pencarrow, Cornwall, 22 January 1844 with news of family, friends and neighbours. References to events in Nelson...
Date: 7 Feb 1975 By: Gillespie, Andrew Haggarty Richard, 1885-1984 Ref: MS-Papers-10542 Description: Chapter 1 of a reminiscence written by Andrew Gillespie. Mainly details of his forebear Andrew Haggerty Gillespie and family who arrived in Wellington on the...
Date: Aug-Nov 1841 By: Gollan, Donald, 1811-1887 Ref: MS-Papers-3271 Description: Describes his feelings on leaving Scotland, his family and friends; voyage to New Zealand on the Clydeside from Greenock to Wellington via Adelaide (with re...
Date: [1999] From: Fitchett, Ashton John, 1926-2008 : Papers relating to the Fitchett family Ref: MS-Papers-6718 Description: Dr Fitchett describes the history of the Fitchett family of the `Ohiro District', Brooklyn, Wellington, who are descended from William Fitchett (b 1730) of B...
Date: 1841-1972 By: Brandons (Firm) Ref: MS-Group-0318 Description: Includes letter books, ledgers, cashbooks, and miscellaneous papers relating to the law firm. The papers reflect a practice involved with many early Wellingt...