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RECORDS - NEW ZEALAND

 

Births, Marriages & Deaths

Marriages [New Zealand Birth, Death and Marriage Historical Records]
**1873 James Laing Sterry & Mary Ann Loader [Ref 4727]
**1929 Arthur Alan Sterry & Elizabeth Haynes [Ref 9747]

Deaths [New Zealand Birth, Death and Marriage Historical Records]
**1923 James Laing Sterry, 87 years [Ref 5019, Oct-Dec, Waipukurau, Hawke's Bay]
1930 Elizabeth Sterry, 92 years [Ref 4461, Apr-Jun, Palmerston, Otago. Note in 1919 Electoral Roll living at Otago Region, Oamaru District: Sterrey, Elizabeth, Glenpark, widow]
1942 Caroline Sterry, 72 years [Ref 18112, Jan-Mar, Wellington. Note died 14 Feb 1942; buried Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth. In 1911 and 1938 electoral rolls shown as living Okato/Rahotu, spinster. Possibly Caroline Sterry bn 1870 on Longhope line.]
**1956 Elizabeth Sterry, 51 years [Ref 29777]
1958 Edward Sterry, 73 years [Ref 19867, Avondale, Auckland; died 9 Feb 1958 buried 12 Feb 1958 Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland]
**1969 Arthur Allen Sterry, 66 years [Ref 42859]

Probate Records

James Laing Sterry [1924, Napier, New Zealand]

Newspapers

Police Court [National Library of New Zealand]
Daily Southern Cross [Auckland] 1 Feb 1867, Page 3
DRUNKENNESS [Before T Beckham, Esq., R.M.]
Richard Sarsfield, William Barron, and James Sterry received the usual punishment for this offence.

Editorial [National Library of New Zealand]
Hawke's Bay Herald 9 Mar 1882 Page 2
Mr J.L. Sterry of Waipukurau, writes saying that the marriage notice in yesterday's HERALD, stating that Mr E. Baker and Miss Loader (Mr Sterry's step-daughter) were married is a "gross fabrication." We are very sorry that we should have been misled in the matter ...

Passenger list [National Library of New Zealand]
1867 Nov 29 Passenger List for Auckland: J. G. Sterry [Southland Times, Otago]
1868 Dec 21 Passengers for Auckland: Sterry [The Panama Mail]
1871 Jan 13 s.s. Wonga Wonga arrived at Auckland. Passenger List: For Auckland: J. G. Sterry [Otago Witness]
1881 Sep 1. Departures 'Frank Guy', three-masted schooner, for Newcastle. Passengers - Mr and Mrs Sterry and 3 children [Hawke's Bay Herald]

Advertisements [National Library of New Zealand]
Hawke's Bay Herald 19 Dec 1878
VICTORIA INSURANCE COMPANY
This old-established and wealthy Colonial Company offers unquestionable security and accepts
FIRE AND MARINE RISKS
Forms of Proposal and all information may be obtained from the under-mentioned Sub-agents:-
J. L. Sterry

Hawke's Bay Herald 28 Apr 1882
SADDLERY AND HARNESS
J L STERRY, WAIPUKURAU
J.L.S. being a
DIRECT IMPORTER AND MANUFACTURER OF
SADDLERY AND HARDNESS
LARGE AND WELL SELECTED STOCK [Note: Appears to have sold business in 1886]

Legend:

** = Lowestoft, Suffolk, UK line