Charles Cairns Charnes

Male 1851 - 1901  (50 years)


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  • Name Charles Cairns Charnes 
    Born 1851  Glasgow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 60 
    Reference Number 9189776 
    Reference Number 9648240 
    Died 25 Oct 1901  Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • == Biography ==
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      | destination = New Zealand
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      Charles was born in 1851 in Glasgow, Scotland. {{citation needed}}
      Charles' father emigrated to New Zealand a year before his mother brought Charles and his two sisters, across the sea aboard the Alpine from Glasgow to Dunedin. http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlists/alpine.html
      Charles married Eliza Mary Box (formerly Dale) in 1892. His middle name was recorded as Charns. [https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/search/search?path=%2FqueryEntry.m%3Ftype%3Dmarriages New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs] marriage registration # 1892/3732

      Charles was a farmer in Tapanui.
      Charles Sinclair passed away in New Zealand in 1901. He was buried in Tapanui Cemetery in Tapanui, Clutha District, Otago, New Zealand. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/147933775
      His probate record mentions his wife and his previous occupation. "New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843-1998," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK9V-LK61 : 8 November 2017), Charles Cairnes Sinclair, 1917; citing Dunedin, Dunedin Probate and Letters of Administration Files (I), 1907-1950, record number 4139, Archives New Zealand, Auckland Regional Office; FamilySearch digital folder 100680964.

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    Father Alexander Martin Sinclair,   b. Abt 1822, Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Jane Jean,   b. 29 Mar 1822, Hutchesontown, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1879, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 22 May 1842  Gorbals, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart