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James Drummond

Birthdate: (99)
Birthplace: Quoig Cottage, Monzievaird, Strathearn, PER, SCT
Death: April 29, 1935 (99)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Drummond and Marjory Drummond
Husband of Elizabeth Jane Rickard Drummond
Father of Elizabeth Jane Old Drummond; James Herbert Drummond; Margaret Ellen Holtham; Lily Agnes Thompson; Marion May Allport and 6 others
Brother of Peter Drummond; John Drummond; Margaret Drummond; Janet Cook; Alexander Drummond and 4 others

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About James Drummond

Emigrated to Nelson, New Zealand, sailing from London on "Sir Allan McNab", arriving 8 August 1855.

See ch 4 of Drummond Family History.

"The Motueka Star", 16 Oct 1932:

"Mr James Drummond, the Grand Old Man of the Moutere, celebrated his 96th birthday on Sunday last, when he received the congratulations of his many friends in all parts of the Dominion. . . .

"Mr Drummond was for over 30 years a member of the Motueka Road Board, Motueka Highway Board and Lower Moutere School committee.

"The other surviving members of the family are:

"Mrs G. Stade, Tahunanui; Mrs E. Holtham, Featherston; Mr Herbert Drummond, Riverhead, Auckland; Mrs C.E. Thompson, Braeburn; Mrs C. Allport, Richmond; Mrs W. Ward, Braeburn; Miss L. E. Drummond, Braeburn; Mr Norman Drummond, Braeburn; Mrs C.A. Newport, Braeburn; Mr Louis Drummond, Braeburn.

"The youngest son, Maurice, was killed at Messines during the Great War."

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James Drummond's Timeline

Quoig Cottage, Monzievaird, Strathearn, PER, SCT
December 25, 1867
Age 31
Westland, New Zealand
November 11, 1870
Age 34
Motueka, Tasman, New Zealand
December 1, 1870
Age 34
Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand
April 2, 1873
Age 37
Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand
July 14, 1875
Age 39
Braeburn, Lower Moutere, New Zealand
March 12, 1878
Age 42
Motueka, Tasman, New Zealand
November 14, 1880
Age 44
Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand
Age 47
Nelson, New Zealand