Catherine Kate Vela/Vella (Marinović)

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Kate Vela/Vella (Marinović)

Birthplace: Podgora, Split-Dalmatia, Croatia
Death: Died in Auckland, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Auckland, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Šimun "Soldo" Marinović and Matija Marinović (Dean)
Wife of John Vela/Vella
Mother of Victoria (Vice) Radoikovich; Stipan Vela/Vella; Samuel Francis Vella; John Stanley Vella and Filomena/Nina Vella
Sister of Luce Dean (Marinović); Mihovil Marinović; Ante Tone Marinović and Juraj Marinović
Half sister of Matija Marinović

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Catherine Kate Vela/Vella (Marinović)'s Timeline

October 26, 1865
Podgora, Split-Dalmatia, Croatia
September 25, 1893
Age 27
Podgora, Splitsko-dalmatinska, Hrvatska

This marriage was a Zamljena. Two brothers married two sisters on the same day. Hopefully, somebody will explain the benefits or consequences with inheritance or binding of families. The two women swopped houses. Kate went to NZ.

July 28, 1894
Age 28
Podgora, Croatia
October 12, 1895
Age 29
Podgora, Croatia
July 4, 1899
Age 33
Wellington, New Zealand
November 1, 1901
Age 36
Otaki, New Zealand
October 11, 1905
Age 39
Wellington, New Zealand
December 31, 1933
Age 68
Auckland Oratia, New Zealand

Kolendanje - described in Smiljana Sunde article "podgorski Kolendaci" published in Makarsko Primorje 8, 2006.

December 20, 1952
Age 87
Auckland, New Zealand
Auckland, New Zealand