numbers by a name refer to personal number in listing eg ROSE
1. ~ ~ ~ EMANUEL
> JAMES > WILLIAM > JOB) was born on 09
August 1863 in Kilmersdon, Frome,
> Refer to the PICKFORD family for more information about the family and siblings of Emanuel.
KATHERINE ELIZABETH WHITAKER on 28
December 1887 in Registrars Office, Hastings. Katherine was the daughter of
GEORGE WHITAKER and ELIZABETH HANNAH ROBOTTOM. She was born 17 September 1871
Emanuel was a Member of the Ancient Order of
Foresters from 1896 to 1937. Around 1923 retired from farming and he and
Katherine settled in
> Refer to the WHITAKER family for more information about the family of Katherine.
Children of EMANUEL PICKFORD and KATHERINE WHITAKER were:
ROSE LENA 2 PICKFORD, born 24 January 1888 in Hastings, NZ.
WILLIAM EMANUEL 3 PICKFORD, born
04 June 1889 in Sanson, NZ ARIA THERESA (Mary) 2 WENZLICK, born 1872,
Thames, NZ; died 31 May 1953 in Grey Lynn,
HENRY (HARRY) 4 PICKFORD, born 27 February 1891 in Porewa, NZ.
JOB 5 PICKFORD, born 10 September 1892, Porewa, NZ; died 13 May 1952, Marton, NZ.
ERNEST 6 PICKFORD, born 6 July 1895, Porewa, NZ; died 19 October 1983, Palmerston North, NZ.
CATHERINE SARAH PICKFORD, born 10 May 1901, Porewa, NZ; died August 1901, Wanganui, aged 3 months.
JANET IRIS 7 PICKFORD, born 26 June 1906 in Rata, Rangitikei, NZ.
RITA 8 PICKFORD, born 28 December 1908, Rata, Rangitikei, NZ; died 27 August 1953, Marton, NZ.
Emanuel died on 14 October 1937 in Marton, and was
buried at St Stephen Cemetery, Mt View. Katherine died on 21 July 1952 in
Wanganui and was buried at
2. ~ ~ ~ ROSA LENA PICKFORD (DANIEL > GABRIEL > JAMES > WILLIAM
> JOB > EMANUEL) was born on 24 January 1888 in Hastings, NZ and
was the eldest daughter of EMANUEL PICKFORD and KATHERINE WHITAKER.
Children of ROSA PICKFORD and GEORGE HARVEY were:
ROSINA BARBARA MERLE HARVEY, born 24 September 1911 in
Akatarawa; died 3 February 1998 at Northbridge in Northcote,
o CHLORIS JANE ORR HARVEY, born 8 March 1913; died June 1913.
ZETA GEORGINA HARVEY, born in Akatarawa in the
o RENWICK GLADSTONE HARVEY, born in Hunterville, Rangitikei. He married PHYLLIS MAY LANKSHEAR on 5 August 1944 and they had four children, one son and three daughters. Phyllis was born on 17 April 1921 and died on 30 July 1978.
o NGAIRE BALDWIN HARVEY, born in Rata, Rangitikei. She married JAMES FISHER on 4 May 1957 and they had eight children, including three pairs of twins! James was born on 23 May 1924.
o HAVILAND EMANUEL HARVEY, born 28 October 1926 in Hunterville, Rangitikei. He married PATRICIA WOOFFINDIN on 12 December 1953 in Fielding, NZ and they had eight children, one son and seven daughters. Haviland died on 15 November 1976. Patricia died on 12 August 1989.
George died on 4 March 1954 and Rosa died on 4
March 1975 in
3. ~ ~ ~ WILLIAM EMANUEL PICKFORD (DANIEL > GABRIEL > JAMES > WILLIAM > JOB > EMANUEL) was born on 4 June 1889 in Sanson, in the Manawatu
Children of WILLIAM PICKFORD and MILFORD DUCKER were:
IRIS ELIZABETH MARTHA PICKFORD, born on 31 March 1916
in Makotuku, in the Manawatu, NZ. Iris married WILLIAM ERNEST SMITH on 12 June 1943
and they had six children, one son and five daughters. Iris died on 9 September
2004 and was buried at
ERIC WILLIAM PICKFORD, born in Makotuku, Manawatu, NZ. Eric married ELAINE EUNICE (Betty) HOWELL on 28 June 1952 at the Anglican Church, Makotuku and they had eight children, two sons and six daughters.
CYRIL EMANUEL PICKFORD, born in Makotuku, Manawatu, NZ. Cyril married MURIEL MARGARET KELLY on 2 April 1955 and they had three sons.
ESMOND JOHN PICKFORD, born 07 March 1931 in Makotuku; died in 1962 aged 31 years.
4. ~ ~ ~ HENRY (Harry) PICKFORD (DANIEL > GABRIEL > JAMES > WILLIAM
> JOB > EMANUEL) was born on 27 February 1891 in Porewa, in the
Rangitikei region of
Harry was a member of the RSA in Marton and in Rata, and he founded the Rata branch in association with Mr E O Pryce and was President from 1937 to 1948.
Children of HENRY PICKFORD and IVY BRIGHT were:
GLORIA VALERIE PICKFORD, born in New Plymouth. Gloria married TREVOR SHEPHERD on 19 April 1947 in New Plymouth and they had three children, two sons and one daughter.
MERVYN EMANUEL PICKFORD
VALMAI LORRAINE PICKFORD, who married FREDERICK DIRKS
on 26 May 1962 in
NOEL HENRY PICKFORD, who married SHIRLEY JOAN ALLEN on 20 December 1956. They had two sons.
TREVOR PICKFORD, who married KATHLEEN KATARAINA GARLICK on 31 May 1974.
Harry died suddenly on 4 January 1951 while holidaying in
5. ~ ~ ~ JOB PICKFORD (DANIEL > GABRIEL > JAMES > WILLIAM
> JOB > EMANUEL) was born on 10 September 1892 in Porewa, in the
Rangitikei region of
Job married EDITH EVA COOK on 2 June 1920 at
Children of JOB PICKFORD and EDITH COOK were:
AUDINE JEAN PICKFORD, who married RONALD McDONALD on 26 July 1947 and had three children.
DULCIE DOREEN PICKFORD
Job died on 13 May 1952 and was buried at
6. ~ ~ ~ ERNEST PICKFORD (DANIEL > GABRIEL > JAMES > WILLIAM
> JOB > EMANUEL) was born on 6 July 1895 in Porewa, in the
Rangitikei region of
Ernest married MYRTLE DOROTHY ASHBY on 8 January 1922 in Hunterville, Rangitikei. Myrtle was born on 26 July 1902.
Children of ERNEST PICKFORD and MYRTLE ASHBY were:
RODEN BARNSDALE PICKFORD, who married PATRICIA MARGARET CHRISTMAS on 9 December 1947. They had three children, two daughters and one son.
ERROL FORD PICKFORD, who married PATRICIA DAWN HENDERSON on 29 December 1951 and had two sons.
MAURIA JUNE PICKFORD, who married GEORGE EDGAR LAMP on 3 April 1948. They had three children, two sons and one daughter.
ALYS YVONNE PICKFORD, who married BRIAN GEORGE MATHIESON on 24 April 1954. They had two children, a son and a daughter.
Ernest died on 19 October 1983 in Palmerston North and was buried at Mt View Cemetery. Myrtle died on 17 August 1985.
7.~ ~ ~ JANET IRIS
> GABRIEL > JAMES > WILLIAM > JOB > EMANUEL) was born on 26
June 1906 in in Rata,
Children of JANET PICKFORD and LYNN WILLIAMS were:
DUDLEY LYNN ALLAN WILLIAMS, who married PAM MARY
VERSMITH on 19 April 1954.
o MARIE PATRICIA WILLIAMS, who married BRUCE GEOFFREY GARDINER-HILL on 10 October 1959.
o ELIZABETH ANN WILLIAMS, who married DESMOND THOMPSON
8. ~ ~ ~ RITA PICKFORD (DANIEL
> GABRIEL > JAMES > WILLIAM > JOB > EMANUEL) was born on 28 December 1908 in Rata,
Children of RITA PICKFORD and PATRICK O'SHAUGHNESSY were:
o MAUREEN O'SHAUGHNESSY, who married COLIN DAVID VELVIN and had six children, four sons and two daughters
o ELIZABETH ANN O'SHAUGHNESSY, who married MICHAEL WAINWRIGHT FAHEY and had three children, two sons and one daughter.
o PETER JAMES O'SHAUGHNESSY, who married JENNIFER ANNE LOVELOCK and had two sons.
Rita died on 27 August 1953 in Marton, Manawatu and Patrick died a month
later on 29 September 1953. They were both buried at
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