George Chandler


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The Life of George Chandler

13 Jan 1844
Born in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England

Lived at Hockliffe Road, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England.

George married Lydia GEEVES

29 September 1874
Left London to travel to New Zealand

10 January 1875
George arrived in New Zealand on 10 January 1875 on the Carnatic, with his wife Lydia and children, William, Alice, Samuel and baby Edith

13 May 1885
Lease of 64 1/2 acres at Spring Creek part of Section 66 Wairau West between W S Kinzett and George Chandler

Signature from lease document above

3 April 1896
Land sold to Angus Cameron from Thomas Pitcher Ransom

Borrowed 76 pounds and 80 pounds with crops as security to Richard Watson Parker. Crop consisted of 5 acres peas, 40 acres barley, 40 acres oats, 15 acres wheat

172 pounds borrowed by Lydia and Georgia Chandler

10 August 1898
BNZ Mortage to George and Lydia Dillons Point Road

5 May 1902
Sold to Frank Paine and Henry Cheesman Section 59 Public Road next to Railroad

12 Aug 1923
Died in Newbury, Palmerston North, New Zealand

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