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Holy Trinity Memorial Park, Ōtāhuhu, Auckland, New Zealand

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  • John Fairburn (1824 - 1893)
    FAIRBURN Died 21st April 1893, John Fairburn,son of William Thomas Fairburn, aged 69 years. Buried Holy Trinity Cemetery, Otahuhu. Source:

Ōtāhuhu's Anglican cemetery was established on the site of the first Anglican church in 1853 and was rededicated as Holy Trinity Memorial Park in 1962.

Holy Trinity Memorial Park, covers 0.4 ha on the east side of Church Street. The park contains two mass graves of British troops who were killed in action or died in active service during the New Zealand Wars. Holy Trinity Memorial Park also contains six individual New Zealand Wars graves.

Local identities buried there include John Fairburn; Canon Frank Gould; James Murphy; Ann Nicholls; John Hall; William Absolum; John Morgan; Richard Fairburn; Lady Galloway; James Hamlin and the Carson family and others.

The cemetery is the site of the Holy Trinity Memorial Park NZ Wars memorial