Charles John LANG1

(1856 - 1904)
Charles John LANG was born on 22 August 1856 in Auckland.2

He married Willina Johanna McKAY in Waipu on 20 August 1885.1,3,4

Charles died on 4 February 1904 in Waipu at age 47.1,5

Family

Willina Johanna McKAY (1862 - 1952)
Child

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence, No entry found in NZ BDM indexes.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 1965.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1885/1932.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1904/729, aged 47.

Donald Wilson LANG

(1933 - 2019)
Father*William Robert LANG1 b. 1890, d. 1970
Mother*Edith Emily McKENZIE1 b. 1895, d. 1991
Donald Wilson LANG (1933-2019)
Donald Wilson LANG was born in Lang's Beach, Northland, on 3 March 1933. He was the youngest of six children, Margaret (who died in infancy), Hector, Anne, Mary, Ian and Donald.2

At the end of his time at Waipu primary school he won a scholarship to Kings College Auckland for secondary education. Kings fostered his maths/science interests, and he became dux of the school. At University he achieved an honours degree in mathematics, followed by one in Physics.

He then went to the Australian National University in Canberra, and graduated with a PhD in theoretical physics. After a year in Auckland lecturing he took a post graduate position at the Bartol research institute in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, then moved to the Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago, also in theoretical physics.2

After a year teaching first year physics in Kansas, followed by his wedding, he moved to the Harwell Research Establishment in England, but as his one year appointment was not renewed, he moved back to teaching in Kansas. Two years later the family moved back to Swarthmore, where he taught first year physics at Penn State University.

The final move was to a position at the Lucas heights Research Establishment in Sydney.2

Donald died on 14 May 2019 in Sydney, New South Wales, at age 86.2

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S1198] Tales of those who came before (website), at https://talesofthose.com

Horace Russell LANG1,2

(1898 - 1967)
Horace Russell LANG was born in New Zealand in 1898. He was the son of John and Sarah Elizabeth Agnes LANG.2

He married Sarah Elizabeth HANSEN, daughter of Lars HANSEN and Mary Ann HASTIE, in New Zealand in 1923.3

Horace died on 10 July 1967 in Auckland.4,5 He was buried on 12 July 1967 at the Hautapu Cemetery, Victoria Rd in Tamahere.5

Family

Sarah Elizabeth HANSEN (1893 - 1971)

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1923/3454, mis-indexed as Howard.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1898/14073, son of John and Sarah Elizabeth Agnes LANG.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1923/3454.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1967/44718, aged 69.
  5. [S1113] Waipa District Council cemetery database, at http://www.waipadc.govt.nz/our-services/cemeteries/Pages/…, Hautapu Cemetery, RSA Lawn, Block A, row C, plot 13.

William Robert LANG1

(1890 - 1970)
Father*Charles John LANG1 b. 1856, d. 1904
Mother*Willina Johanna McKAY1 b. 1862, d. 1952
William Robert LANG was born on 23 May 1890 in Waipu.1,2

He married Edith Emily McKENZIE in New Zealand on 24 January 1924.1,3,4

William died on 27 October 1970 in Whangarei, Northland, at age 80.1,5 He was buried at the Waipu Cemetery in Waipu.

Family

Edith Emily McKENZIE (1895 - 1991)
Child

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1890/5195.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 1601.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1924/8902.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1970/50062, aged 80.

John G LANGDON1

He married Ann GOODWIN, daughter of Richard Arthur GOODWIN and Mary Scott FERGUSSON, in Gloucestershire between July 1940 and September 1940.1

Family

Ann GOODWIN (1917 - )
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Gloucester Rural, Vol 6a, p1367.

Ethel Mary LARKIN1,2

(1895 - 1960)
Ethel Mary LARKIN was born in Hackney, London, Middlesex, on 1 February 1895. She was the daughter of George Henry and Mary Strelitz LARKIN of 47 Glyn Rd, Homerton; he was a clerk.3,4,2 She was baptised on 10 March 1895 at Hackney St John, London, Middlesex.2

Ethel was present at the wedding of Sydney Ernest WICKS and Rose Emmeline RUST at Tanners End Mission Hall, Stalham Grove in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 22 May 1915. At the time of marriage Sidney described himself as a Private (RAMC), and ex-Insurance Agent, currently residing at the Military Hospital, Belfast; Rose was working as a machinist.5
Wedding of Sidney Ernest WICKS and Rose Emmeline RUST in May 1915


She married Albert Frederick RUST, son of Harold George RUST and Emma Elizabeth Ellen SNOW, at Cassland Road Wesleyan Chapel in Hackney, London, Middlesex, on 24 July 1920. He was a gold-blocker and they had been near neighbours in Bruthen Rd, Sth Hackmey.1,6

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 126 Tudor Ave in Sutton, Surrey, with Albert Frederick RUST; he was a book-finisher.4

Ethel's death was registered between July 1960 and September 1960 in Surrey.7

Family

Albert Frederick RUST (1894 - 1983)
Child
ChartsRust descendant chart
Snow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Hackney, Vol 1b, p1343.
  2. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Hackney St John, Register of Baptism, p79/jn1, Item 042.
  3. [S254] Letter - D Lane to S Cumming, 11 Feb 2003.
  4. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/1395B/018/16, Letter Code: CNLW, Schedule 253.
  5. [S915] GRO England & Wales, marriage record, District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p1531, entry 144.
  6. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Cassland Road Wesleyan Chapel, South Hackney, Hackney, Register of Marriages; Ref Code: N/M/043/05/003; Microfilm: X099/312.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Surrey Mid-East, Vol 5g, p208, 3Q1960, aged 65.

Graeme Dessiou LASH

(1953 - 1987)
Graeme Dessiou LASH was born on 31 October 1953.

Graeme died on 7 November 1987 at age 34.

Dorothy May LAW

(1899 - 1973)
Father*James Alexander LAW b. 1861, d. 1901
Mother*Charlotte Blomfield (Lotta) MACDONALD b. 1863, d. 1952
Dorothy May LAW was born in Dunedin?, Otago, on 10 December 1899.1

She married Julius Herbert FULTON in Waimate, Canterbury, on 19 March 1930.2

She was widowed at age 73 on the death of her husband Julius on 20 May 1973.3,4

Dorothy died on 19 July 1973 at of 8 Claremont St in Dunedin, Otago, at age 73.3,5 She was cremated on 20 July 1973.6

Family

Julius Herbert FULTON (1901 - 1973)
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Samuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1900/6573, and Death Reg. No. 1973/33570 gives this birthdate.
  2. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 2453.
  3. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at https://www.dunedin.govt.nz/do-it-online/search/…
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1973/29092.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1973/33570.
  6. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at https://www.dunedin.govt.nz/do-it-online/search/…, Original reference C19730738.

James Alexander LAW

(1861 - 1901)
James Alexander LAW (1862-1901)
James Alexander LAW was born at 'Woodside' in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, on 20 June 1861. He was the son of Henderson LAW and Elizabeth MATHER (m. Leeds 16 Apr 1857) and his father described himself as an 'Australian merchant.1,2'

He married Charlotte Blomfield (Lotta) MACDONALD, daughter of Thomas Morell MACDONALD and Charlotte Clements FORSAITH, in New Zealand in 1896.3,4

James died on 11 April 1901 in Dunedin, Otago, at age 39.1,5 He was buried on 13 April 1901 at the Southern Cemetery.6

Family

Charlotte Blomfield (Lotta) MACDONALD (1863 - 1952)
Children
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Samuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at https://www.dunedin.govt.nz/do-it-online/search/…
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Hamilton, Statutory Births, GRO 647/00 0296.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 3273.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1896/2352.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1901/7729, aged 39.
  6. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at https://www.dunedin.govt.nz/do-it-online/search/…, Original reference S19010402; Block 149A plot 12.

Morice Henderson LAW

(1897 - 1952)
Father*James Alexander LAW b. 1861, d. 1901
Mother*Charlotte Blomfield (Lotta) MACDONALD b. 1863, d. 1952
Morice Henderson LAW was born in Dunedin, Otago, in 1897.1,2

Morice died on 24 October 1952 at of 35 Cargill St in Dunedin, Otago.1,3 He was buried on 25 October 1952 at the Southern Cemetery.4
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Samuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at https://www.dunedin.govt.nz/do-it-online/search/…
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1897/10864.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1952/28889, aged 54.
  4. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at https://www.dunedin.govt.nz/do-it-online/search/…, Original reference S19521002; Block 149A plot 12.