James Burton Penny (1841 - 1915) MP

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Birthplace: Liverpool, UK
Death: Died in Wellington, New Zealand
Managed by: Peter Norman McGavin
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About James Burton Penny

Birth refs: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JQSX-6ZS and https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J9BH-9SS

Christening refs: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N6F7-92P and https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N2XX-XRX

Emigrated to New Zealand as child or young man - about 1864. Sufficiently wealthy to farm in the Wairarapa at Clareville two miles north of Carterton. Gentleman sheep farmer, runholder. Large house still stands on Hughes Line (house now called Grassmere), also small cottage on Neiches Lane (now Dakin Cottage). Bought Dakin Cottage off Charles Dakin in 1885, sold it in 1891. In Roy Street, Newtown, Wellington in about 1910-1911. Moved to Otaki about 1914.

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James Burton Penny's Timeline

1841
January 31, 1841
Liverpool, UK
1870
October 26, 1870
Age 29
Wellington, New Zealand
1871
July 30, 1871
Age 30
Wellington, New Zealand
1872
November 6, 1872
Age 31
Wellington, New Zealand
1876
April 26, 1876
Age 35
Wanganui, Manawatu-wanganui, New Zealand
1878
November 11, 1878
Age 37
Wellington, New Zealand
1881
June 18, 1881
Age 40
Carterton, Wellington, New Zealand
1884
March 29, 1884
Age 43
Carterton, Wellington, New Zealand
1886
December 2, 1886
Age 45
Wellington, New Zealand
1889
February 18, 1889
Age 48
Wellington, New Zealand