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Name: PENNY, Jeremiah (Major)

Nee: bro of Edward Jesse Penny

Birth Date: 1868 Lufton, Somerset

Death Date: 1 Oct 1955 Christchurch, New Zealand

First Date: 1907

Profession: Farmer

Area: Mau Escarpment

Married: 1. In Gisborne, New Zealand Elizabeth Ann Richardson b. 1876 Gisborne, d. 2 Oct 1931 Christchurch, N. Zealand; 2. In Rangoon 8 Oct 1923 Helena Theodora Bradford b. 1876 Marylebone, London, d. 8 Feb 1968 Thorney Langport, Somerset

Children: 1. Alicia Kate Florence (Baker) (1896 Gisborne-1976 N. Zealand); Myra Rose (Taylor) (1898 N. Zealand-1993 N. Zealand); Adolphus Bradford (1901 N. Zealand-1974 N. Zealand); Victoria Catherine (Stewart) (1904 N. Zealand-1957 N. Zealand); Jeremiah Olaf (1906 Gisborne-1968 N. Zealand); Hilda Jesse (Tisch) (1909 N. Zealand-1990 N. Zealand)

Book Reference: Land, Gazette

General Information:

Land - 1907 - Major J. Penny - Grazing, 5000 acres, SW Slopes of Mau Escarpment, 1-11-05, Registered 12-2-07
Gazette 13/11/1918 - Court of Appeal for EA - Jeremiah Penny and Alexander Gray vs E.P.W. Cobb and Powysland BEA Ltd.
Went to New Zealand

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