Tag Archives: New Zealand

Looking for any relatives of Charles William Cowper, Annie Eliza Kelly

I am interested in hearing from any relative of Charles William Cowper and his wife Annie Eliza Kelly late of Wanganui, New Zealand.    My grandmother Annie Cowper (Mrs. Harry Talbot Cowie), was their eldest daughter. I can be contacted at    … Continue reading

Posted in Cowie, Cowper, Talbot Cowie | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Looking for relatives of William Henry Priest

William Henry Priest son of William Henry Priest (Master Mariner) of Hobart, Tasmania. His wife was Jane Turnbull. William Henry Priest (Junior) married Bridget Callanan in Hokitika, New Zealand, October 20th 1883. Bridget was my great Aunt. I would love … Continue reading

Posted in Callanan | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Annie’s (Cowper) Postcard sent from Melbourne to New Zealand

MASTER CHARLES TALBOT COWIE C/- W.E.Atkinson Esq., Bathwick, Preparatry School, River Bank, WANGANUI.  

Posted in Cowie, Cowper, Talbot Cowie | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Horan Family Tree

HISTORY OF THE HORAN FAMILY OUR STORY OF THE HORAN FAMILY BEGINS WITH: My,  gt.gt. grandparents JOHN HORAN and his wife MARY KILFAHEY or KILFILL, or KILLALLY or KILFOYLE,     both were deceased by 1849.   They lived at Eglish,  (probably),  near … Continue reading

Posted in Horan | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Hogan Stories and Photos

On  the old gravestone erected by Margaret Hogan after 1913,  that once stood in the Hokitika cemetery Westland, New Zealand, were recorded the deaths of T H O M A S    HOG A N  native of Birr, Kings County (now … Continue reading

Posted in Callanan, Cowie, Hogan, Talbot Cowie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment