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Henry Whiting

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Alton, Hampshire, England
Death: Died in Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Wakapuaka Cemetery
Immediate Family:

Son of James Whiting and Ann Whiting
Husband of Emma Whiting
Father of Mary Jane Whiting; Ann Whiting; Susan Newport; Emma Tinney; Annie Ward and 10 others
Brother of Susan NEWPORT; John Whiting; William Whiting; David Whiting; Ann Whiting and 1 other

Occupation: Blacksmith & Farrier
Managed by: Kate Laugesen
Last Updated:

About Henry Whiting

Henry Whiting ( 1830 - 1902) Christened 1832

Born Alton ,Hampshire . Son of James Whiting and Ann Holland

MARRIED Emma Lewis 1st Dec 1852 Bethnal Gardens LONDON

Arrived in Nelson NZ late MAY 1856 , aged 24 on the Barque "Inchinnan" from Catherine Dock's 10 JAN 1856 LONDON

In 1865 He purchased a property in ref 577 Brook Street Nelson , then later Nile Street East, Nelson

On arrival in NELSON he was a labourer and the established a Horseshoers & General Smiths in partnership with a Benjamin Cordery , this partnership was dissolved 31st Dec 1866 .

He operated his Blacksmith and forge at Bridge Street Nelson from 1868

He was granted a NZ pension April 27th 1899 AGED 67 , He had been in the COLONY 43 years to that time.

He died aged 72 ,surviving his wife Emma by 4 years ,at Kaiwarra Wellington aged 70 5th July 1902 . He was buried 9th July 1902 in Family plot 132 Block 01 Wakapuaka Cemetery ,Nelson

Children of Henry & Emma Whiting : Nelson NZ

Mary Jane Whiting 1855 – 1861

John W Whiting 1856 –

Mary M Whiting 1858 –

Susan Whiting 1859 – 1932

Annie Whiting 1860 – 1935

Emma Whiting 1860 – 1926

Susan Whiting 1860 – 1932

Dorothy Sarah Whiting 1863 – 1865

Elizabeth Whiting 1866 – 1934

Henrietta Whiting 1867 – 1934

Henry Whiting Jun. 1869 – 1927

Edward Whiting 1871 – 1873

James Whiting 1873 – 1942

Thirza Whiting 1875 – 1876

David John Whiting 1877 – 1879

William Whiting 1878 – 1879

Lewis George Whiting 1883 – 1950

His 2nd daughter Emma Married Capt William Tinney at Nelson’s Congregational Chapel

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Henry Whiting's Timeline

1832
June 5, 1832
Alton, Hampshire, England
June 6, 1832
Alton, Hampshire, England
1852
December 19, 1852
Age 20
Poplar, Greater London, UK
1853
1853
Age 20
1855
1855
Age 22
1858
1858
Age 25
Nelson, New Zealand
1860
September 24, 1860
Age 28
Nelson, New Zealand
1860
Age 27
Nelson, New Zealand
1863
1863
Age 30
Nelson, New Zealand
1866
April 3, 1866
Age 33
Nelson, New Zealand