Peter Ayson

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Patrick Ayson

Also Known As: "Peter"
Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Cray Glenshee, Scotland, UK
Death: January 7, 1897 (89)
New Zealand
Place of Burial: New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of William Esson and Elspith Esson
Husband of Douglas Ayson
Father of Peter Ayson; Margaret Grant Ayson; James Fraser Ayson; Ann Watt; William C Ayson and 10 others
Brother of Margaret Esson
Half brother of Alexander Esson; Alexander Ayson and James Ayson

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About Peter Ayson

Peter Ayson was the first small farm settler in Warepa District. He and his family arrived on "Royal Albert" 1853. He sold his rights to Otago property in order to purchase 50 acres of Warepa land which he called "Corydon" which he would extend to c.800 acres. He and his eldest son, Peter, spent seven months building, digging and planting before the rest of the family made a week-long journey from Dunedin though it would be several months before their belongings arrived at Port Molyneux via the "Endeavour".

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Peter Ayson's Timeline

June 14, 1807
Scotland, UK
June 21, 1807
Perth and Kinross, UK
December 23, 1833
Age 26
Scotland, UK
February 18, 1835
Age 27
Scotland, UK
December 30, 1837
Age 30
Scotland, UK
May 20, 1839
Age 31
December 21, 1840
Age 33
Scotland, UK
May 19, 1842
Age 34
Scotland, UK
Age 36
Scotland, UK