Burial register ID: 5987
First name: JOHN
Middle names:
Gender: Male
Age: 79 Years
Cause of death: Unknown
Burial type:
Date of death: 07-Jun-1932
Date of burial: 09-Jun-1932

Block: 178A
Plot: 57

Bio contributor: Marie Scrimshaw

John Fergusson was born about 1853 in Dumfriesshire in Scotland. He was married to Mary (née Bruce) who was born in Sutherlandshire in 1855. They emigrated to Dunedin, New Zealand and he worked as a butcher for 45 years.

They had two sons, Bruce and William (John) Fergusson, who was born in Palmerston (South) in August 1884, and two daughters, Jane and Euphemia. William went on to have 9 children, and was always known as John.

John died on 7th June 1932 and is buried with his wife.

There are 2 Interments in this grave:

Surname First names Age Date of death Date of burial
FERGUSON JOHN 79 Years 07-Jun-1932 09-Jun-1932
FERGUSON MARY 60 Years 01-Mar-1909 02-Mar-1909