MARY EDMOND WEDLAKE
|Burial register ID:||14622|
|Cause of death:||Unknown|
|Date of death:||17-May-1928|
|Date of burial:||19-May-1928|
Mary Edmond Wedlake, née McSweeney (c.1863-1928)
Mary McSweeney was born in Cork, Ireland in about 1863.
Mary married Frederick William Wedlake in 1886 in Arrowtown. They had a son, Frederick William, born in Arrowtown on 22nd April 1887. This son later married Elizabeth (Lizzie) Mary Clayton on 31st December 1914, in Dunedin. Lizzie was from a large gold mining family in Macetown.
Some time after 1889 the family moved to Dunedin. Frederick senior became a pawn broker at 133 Princes Street, having been a watchmaker in Arrowtown. In 1917 Mary is recorded as a store keeper at 31 Forth Street. Their son is recorded as a Clerk at 8 Sidey Street, Caversham.
Mary Wedlake died in May 1928, her husband having predeceased her in 1911. They are buried here in the Northern Cemetery in the Wedlake family plot.
(Details from the Tuapeka Times on the Papers Past website; also Wises Directory 1917).
|Surname||First names||Age||Date of death||Date of burial|
|WEDLAKE||FREDERICK WILLIAM||69 Years||16-Apr-1906||18-Apr-1906|
|WEDLAKE||JOHN ALFRED||64 Years||26-Aug-1926||29-Aug-1926|
|WEDLAKE||MARY EDMOND||63 Years||17-May-1928||19-May-1928|
|WEDLAKE||WILLIAM FREDERICK||51 Years||04-Jul-1911||07-Jul-1911|