John Kristian Richter, Flourmiller

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John Kristian Richter, Flourmiller

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Rostad gård, Inderøy, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway
Death: Died in Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Terrace End Cemetery, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of Jørgen Richter and Massi Olsdatter Rostad
Husband of Henriette Frances Ree
Father of Jørgen Robert "Roy" Richter; John Osmund Richter; Massie Mary Richter; Næsta Ingeborg Richter; Ronald Alwyn Richter and 4 others
Brother of Ingeborg Anna Richter; Kristine Richter; Gurine Richter; Ole Jørgensen Richter; Anna Olava Richter and 2 others

Occupation: Bruksfullmektig. Én av pionerene i utbyggingen av sagbruk og mølledrift i New Zealand. Dannet eget firma.
Managed by: Halfdan Bryn
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About John Kristian Richter, Flourmiller

John Kristian Richter, to år yngre enn Ole. Ble etter hvert den daglige leder av gården, titulert som gårdsfullmektig i folketellingen av 1865. Foreldrene ville at John skulle ta over gården i og med at Ole var både politiker og advokat.

Til foreldrenes store sorg utvandret John Kristian til New Zealand i 1868. Der ble han en pioner på utviklingen av mølledrift og sagbruk, og startet sammen med to trondhjemmere firmaet Richter, Nannestad & Company. Byen Palmerston North – i dag 70000 innb.- vokste fram rundt firmaet.

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John Kristian Richter, Flourmiller's Timeline

1831
March 4, 1831
Inderøy, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway
1879
September 19, 1879
Age 48
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1881
May 4, 1881
Age 50
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1882
December 24, 1882
Age 51
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1884
September 2, 1884
Age 53
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1886
November 24, 1886
Age 55
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1888
July 10, 1888
Age 57
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1889
August 19, 1889
Age 58
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1890
July 22, 1890
Age 59
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
1893
February 4, 1893
Age 61
Palmerston, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand