Francis Joseph Golder

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Francis Joseph Golder

Birthplace: Upper Hutt, New Zealand
Death: May 19, 1954 (72)
Auckland, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Picton St, Howick, Auckland , New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of John Golder and Jane Golder (Martin)
Husband of Ruby Vallance Mary Golder and Beatrice (Trixie) Mary Golder
Father of Francis Noel Bomont Golder and John Gerard Golder
Brother of Alexander William Golder; John Anthony Golder; William Martin (Brother Norbet) Golder; Mary Elizabeth Golder; Bertran James Golder and 6 others

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About Francis Joseph Golder

Francis joined the railways and became an engine driver. He drove every type of engine on the run between Wellington and Auckland and also from Cross Creek to Wellington. He was the engine driver of the 1st Limited Express to Wellington, in 1920 and the Royal Train in 1921.

After Ruby died, he remarried many years later and moved to Howick in Auckland

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Francis Joseph Golder's Timeline

September 22, 1881
Upper Hutt, New Zealand
October 1, 1913
Taihape, Rangitikei District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
March 21, 1918
Taihape, Rangitikei District, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
May 19, 1954
Age 72
Auckland, New Zealand
Our lady of the Sea Catholic Church, Picton St, Howick, Auckland , New Zealand