Burial register ID: 16825
Surname: GRATER
First name: CHARLES
Middle names:
Gender: Male
Age: 82 Years
Cause of death: Unknown
Burial type:
Date of death: 21-Feb-1947
Date of burial: 24-Feb-1947

Block: 191B
Plot: 2

Bio contributor:

Charles Grater (c.1865-1947)

Charles Grater, an accountant, was the Maori Hill Borough Town Clerk from 1893-1915 and was the original clerk to the Maori Hill School Committee, a position he occupied for many years. In recognition of his contribution to local life Grater Street was named in his honour. A keen bowler with the Balmacewen Bowling Club, he died in February 1947 aged 82.

Reference: Above the Belt: a History of the suburb of Maori Hill by Jane Smallfield and Brian Heenan (for the Maori Hill Charitable Trust), Otago Uni Print 2006.

There are 2 Interments in this grave:

Surname First names Age Date of death Date of burial
GRATER CHARLES 82 Years 21-Feb-1947 24-Feb-1947
GRATER MARGARET 34 Years 11-Jul-1902 13-Jul-1902