Burial register ID: 11764
Surname: GERRY
First name: LEONARD
Middle names:
Gender: Male
Age: 50 Years
Cause of death: Unknown
Burial type:
Date of death: 07-Jul-1910
Date of burial: 09-Jul-1910

Block: 194
Plot: 47

Bio contributor:

Leonard Gerry and Mary Hambly were married on 17 October, 1885, in St Austell, Cornwall, England

Along with members of the Hambly family, they sailed to New Zealand and settled at Hamilton, Maniototo, where Leoanard Gerry was a goldminer.

When mining ceased, Leonard and Mary and their four sons who had been born at Hamilton (Percy, 1890, Frederick, 1893, William, 1896 and Frank 1898) shifted to a dairy farm in Ravensbourne, Dunedin, in 1901.

The dairy farm remained in the family with Leonard’s son Percy evetually taking over it after the death of Leonard.

Leonard and Mary had two more sons in Dunedin – John, 1901 and Stanley, 1907.

There are 3 Interments in this grave:

Surname First names Age Date of death Date of burial
GERRY LEONARD 50 Years 07-Jul-1910 09-Jul-1910
GERRY MARY 87 Years 05-Jun-1950 07-Jun-1950
GERRY STANLEY JOSEPH 9 Weeks 22-Jul-1907 24-Jul-1907