Margaret (Beaut) Wyeth

Margaret (Beaut) Wyeth

Female 1892 - 1979  (86 years)

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  • Name Margaret (Beaut) Wyeth 
    Born 5 Jun 1892  Opaki, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • As a child Margaret's father always called her his "Beaut" daughter and the name stuck.

    Gender Female 
    Reference Number WE06 
    Died 11 Feb 1979 
    Buried 29 May 1979  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Masterton Cemetery Register entry and Headstone
    Masterton Cemetery Register entry and Headstone
    "Norman Blatchford died on 22/12/1974 aged 86; and his loved wife Margaret (Beaut) died on 11 February 1979 aged 86."
    Notes 
    • Norman and his brother farmed the family farm at Rangitumau until 1928 when it was sold.

      Norman and Margaret then took up the position of Manager at the Taratahi Agricultural Training Farm in Masterton where they were for 26 years until their retirement.

      Margaret was very involved on the ladies committee of the Masterton A & P Association, She also took a great interest in the lives of the young farmers who had had their training at Taratahi, having become effectively their foster mother while they were cadets. She was a very homely, thoughtful person who loved her knitting and handiwork and was a great cook.
    Person ID I438  Frost Family
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2009 

    Father Thomas Wyeth,   b. 6 Mar 1849, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1940, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Margaret Rachel Ann McLeod,   b. 12 Jan 1859, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1942, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1883  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Wairarapa Daily 18/1/1883 Page2 Col 4 Marriage Notice.
      On 17th, instant, at Mikimiki, by the Rev., L.M.Isitt, Thomas Wyeth, third son of Mr. R. Wyeth of Masterton, to Margaret Richaline, eldest daughter of Mr. Angus McLeod of Opaki. (Wellington Papers Please copy).
    Golden Wedding 17 Jan 1923  Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Pioneer Settlers
    Pioneer Settlers
    Mr and Mrs T. Wyeth Celebrate Golden Wedding
    Mr & Mrs Tom Wyeth Golden Wedding
    Mr & Mrs Tom Wyeth Golden Wedding
    Photos
    Thomas and Margaret Wyeth and family 1908
    Thomas and Margaret Wyeth and family 1908
    Charles Alexander Norman Thomas Beaut Archie.
    Center Alice Thomas Maggie June.
    Front Lila Clair
    Sons of Thomas Wyeth
    Sons of Thomas Wyeth
    Back Row-Tom,Charlie(uniform),Norm.
    Front Row- Clair, Archie, Alec (Degs)
    Photo taken about 1916.
    Thomas Wyeth's adult children
    Thomas Wyeth's adult children
    Back L to R Alec; Archie; Sinclair; Charlie
    Front Thomas; Margaret; Alice; Norman.
    Wyeth Family Reunion 1955.
    Lila and June were both deceased by this time. Lila died aged 26 and June 45.
    Family Gathering Masterton 1955
    Family Gathering Masterton 1955
    (Click on the photo to see the names)
    Histories
    Jokes and Pranks of the Thomas Wyeth Family
    Jokes and Pranks of the Thomas Wyeth Family
    Family ID F133  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Norman Blatchford,   b. 26 Dec 1888, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1974, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1915  [2
    Children 
    +1. Geofry Norman Blatchford,   b. 26 Oct 1915, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1996, Wairarapa Hospital, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. Rona Margaret Blatchford,   b. 28 Jan 1917, Rangitumau, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2009, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2007 
    Family ID F488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jun 1892 - Opaki, Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 May 1979 - Masterton, Masterton District, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Margaret Wyeth
    Margaret Wyeth
    Margaret at Tom and Ivy's wedding
    Beaut and Alice Wyeth
    Beaut and Alice Wyeth
    Alice and Roy Tankersley's wedding
    Alice and Roy Tankersley's wedding
    Roy Tankersley & Alice Wyeth Wedding 16.4.1913. Bridesmaids Margaret(Beaut) and Lila Wyeth. Groomsman Kemble Welch

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Marriage Register Index , 1883/310 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S10] Marriage Register Index , 1915978 (Reliability: 3).