Moses George Saunders

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Moses George Saunders

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Takeley, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 2, 1920 (73-81)
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of Moses Saunders and Adelaide Saunders
Husband of Priscilla Guy Saunders
Father of Harriet Alice Lawrence; Emmanuel George Saunders; James Hathaway Saunders; Mary Ann Elizabeth Connett; William Frank Saunders and 7 others

Occupation: Labourer
Managed by: Andrew Keith Halligan
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About Moses George Saunders

Father Moses Saunders shot while poaching rabbitts - mother remarried 1847 William BANKS - Moses brought up as BANKS - only told of SAUNDERS name on eve of his marriage in 1861.

Moses 'George' SAUNDERS (1842-1920) was born in Takeley, Essex, England he married about 1864 in England, possibly Essex, to: Priscilla Guys HITCHING (1841-1902)

they had 3 known children before embarking on the Charlotte Gladstone in 1870, and arrived in Lyttelton, Christchurch 30 January 1871

Moses & Priscilla had another 7 children in Christchurch. The first one born 3 months after their arrival

Moses George Saunders died 2 November 1920 aged 78 in the Christchurch Salvation Army Home, Addington (he had been an 'inmate' there for a number of years). His body left for Sydenham from the home of his son, William Frank Saunders at 16 Walsall street, Lower Riccarton. He was buried with Priscilla Press, 3 November 1920 SAUNDERS - On November 2nd, Moses Saunders (George), late of Wordsworth street, Sydenham; in his 79th year

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Moses George Saunders's Timeline

Takeley, Essex, England, United Kingdom
July 4, 1860
Age 17
United Kingdom
August 28, 1866
Age 23
Greenwich, Greater London, United Kingdom
Age 25
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Age 27
Kent, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
April 8, 1871
Age 28
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Age 30
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
September 13, 1875
Age 32
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand