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Arthur Neil Selwyn MOORE

Male 1895 - 1975  (79 years)


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  • Name Arthur Neil Selwyn MOORE 
    Born 23 Dec 1895  Nelson, Nelson-Marlborough, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Military Between 1914 and 1918  WW1 - Auckland Mounted Rifles Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 7 Nov 1923  Nuhaka, Wairoa, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Aug 1975  Hastings RSA, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 9 Aug 1975  Hastings, Hawkes Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I1047  Moore Brickland Family Tree
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2014 

    Father Edmund Gilchrist MOORE,   b. 2 Nov 1870, Nelson, Nelson-Marlborough, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1954, Nelson, Nelson-Marlborough, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Ellen Byrne O'NEILL,   b. 1 Jan 1864, Dunedin, Otago, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1929, Nelson, Nelson-Marlborough, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1895  Nelson, Nelson-Marlborough, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence May BARTLETT,   b. 2 Oct 1899, Napier, Hawkes Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1994  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1922  Napier, Hawkes Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Comments for bride that are written on the back of bridal photo:

      Married at St Augustines Anglican Church, Edwards Street, Napier at 2:15pm.
      The reception for approximately 70 guests was held in the Foresters Hall.
      The day was wet - it poured all day.

      Mother of Selwyn came from Nelson for the wedding but father did not come.
      Grooms brother and sister also did not attend.

      Bride wore a frock of radium lace over satin - cream flowers.

      Bridesmaid: Miss May Carter (friend of Bride from school days and later married Wilfred Helleur) wore mid yellow frock and black hat - coloured flowers.
      Bestman: Mr Norman Donkin (cousin of Groom)
      Flowergirl 1: Betty Paterson (Selwyn boarded with Betty's mother, a widow) wore a mauve frock
      Flowergirl 2: Jean Leitch (daughter of Adge, older sister of Florence) wore a pale green frock
      Father of Bride: Philip Nicholas Bartlett

      Minister: Rev Derek Rice
    Children 
    +1. Garry Bartlett MOORE,   b. 4 Jul 1927, Gisborne, Poverty Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1995, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Craig Bartlett MOORE,   b. 21 Jul 1930, Gisborne, Poverty Bay, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 2012, Nelson, Nelson-Marlborough, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F339  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Arthur was born at Nile Steet, Nelson
      Source: Birth Certificate

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      Arthur was a Private in the 1st NZEF - Canterbury Regiment  (No: 44230)
      Ex NZSG WW1 Service Personnel & Reserves Index:
      Surname                     MOORE
      Given Name      Arthur Neil Selwyn
      Category      Nominal Roll Vol. 3
      Regimental Number      44230
      Rank                      Private
      Next of Kin Title      Mrs E B
      Next of Kin Surname      MOORE
      Next of Kin Relationship      Mother
      Next of Kin Address      Ward Street Cobden Greymouth
      Roll                      Roll 66
      Page                      Page 19
      Occupation      Telegraphist

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      NZEF Certificate of Discharge No: 59890 dated 30th Oct 1919 states:
      Service abroad: 2 years 116 days
      Age: 20 11/121 years
      Height: 5 ft 10 in
      Complexion: Fair
      Eyes: Grey
      Hair: Brown
      Occupation: Telegraphist

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      1923 Baptised in the Parish of Nuhaka under Wairoa in the Diocese of Waiapu

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      Hastings District Council Cemeteries On-Line
      Hastings Cemetery Details:
      Surname  MOORE
      First Name  ARTHUR NEIL SELWYN
      Age at Death  79
      Date of Death/Burial   09/08/1975
      Address 0
      District
      Occupation
      Block Name  RSA
      Plot Number B11A
      Site  HASTINGS
      Purchaser
      Funeral Director  TERRY LONGLEY

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] NZ - NZ Registrar General Birth, Folio 1896/632 (NZ BDM Index sighted LDS, Wantirna, Vic, AUS) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S157] NZ - BDM Index online - https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/search/, New Zealand Government, Registration No: 1896/3639 Index states: Arthur Neil Selwyn MOORE born 23rd Dec 1895 to Ellen Byrnie(sic) and Edmond Gilchrist. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S6] NZ - NZ Registrar General Death, Certificate No: 65643 Dated 19th August 1975 (Copy ex Caroline Moore held) (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S24] NZ - NZSG, Folio 1922/1724 (Reliability: 3).
      CD3 (NZSG Bride & Groom Collection, Folio 1724)