Burial register ID: 14223
Surname: EVANS
First name: MARGARET
Middle names:
Gender: Female
Age: 81 Years
Cause of death: Unknown
Burial type:
Date of death: 01-Apr-1925
Date of burial: 04-Apr-1925

Block: 181
Plot: 17

Bio contributor: Lesley Brook

Margaret Hall was born c 1844 at Ballycastle, Country Antrim, Ireland. She emigrated to Australia on the Shackamaxon, leaving from Liverpool and arriving in Melbourne January 1861. She married William Evans (burial register 9696) in Balmoral, Victoria, Australia, on 19 January 1863. They moved to New Zealand, the same year, to the Otago goldfields. From about 1864 until 1878 they lived at Blue Spur, although also acquired and spent time at a farm in Southland. From 1878 until 1890 they lived in Lawrence. In 1890 they moved to Dunedin. William and Margaret had 12 children, three of whom are also buried in the same plot in the Northern Cemetery. Margaret died on 1 April 1925.

There are 6 Interments in this grave:

Surname First names Age Date of death Date of burial
EVANS ELIZABETH 18 Years 23-Mar-1899 25-Mar-1899
EVANS FANNY 93 Years 02-Jul-1971 05-Jul-1971
EVANS MARGARET 81 Years 01-Apr-1925 04-Apr-1925
EVANS MARY 26 Years 23-Jul-1893 04-Jul-1894
EVANS WILLIAM 67 Years 01-Jul-1904 01-Jul-1904
EVANS WILLIAM DR. 69 Years 02-Sep-1943 04-Sep-1943