William Gray (1817 - 1873) MP

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Birthplace: Old Machar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand
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About William Gray

Mr. and Mrs. William Gray were natives of Scotland and had come to New Zealand from Aberdeen by the "Simlah" in 1852, settling first in New Plymouth, where their son, Sir Alexander Gray, KC., was born, In 1855 Mr. Wm. Gray (1817 - 1873) entered the postal service and subsequentley rose to be Inspector of Post Offices. His eldest son, William Gray (1844 - 1907), born in Aberdeen, was Secretary of the Colony's Post and Telegraph Department from 1881 until his death.

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William Gray's Timeline

1817
July 28, 1817
Old Machar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1845
1845
Age 27
1846
1846
Age 28
1849
1849
Age 31
1851
May 24, 1851
Age 33
1852
1852
Age 34
1854
1854
Age 36
1862
June 30, 1862
Age 44
Nelson, Nelson City, Nelson, New Zealand
1873
April 12, 1873
Age 55
Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand
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