Born 24 July 1840 at Chorlton Upon Medlock, Lancashire, England
Married 27 August 1864 at Napier, New Zealand
1863 Licensee of Masonic Hotel, Napier.
1874 1st Licensee of Masonic Hotel Gisborne.
1880 Licensee of Albert Hotel, Auckland.
1883 Licensee of Roseland Hotel, Makarakai. Licensee of Governor Browne, Wharf, Central and St. Heliers Hotels.
His service record was:
Hawkes Bay Colonial Defence Force. Total of 6 years, 3 years on active Service. 1863-1866
Napier Rifles. Total of 2 years, 1 year on active service, 1866-1867
Served in different Volunteer Corps. Total of 14 years and 334 days.
7th N.Z. Rifles, South African Service. Rank of Lieutenant in Contingent of Mounted Rifles 1901-1902. Total 2 years 254 days, Active Service 1 year 127 days.
"Dangerously" wounded in March 1902.
Died 14th April 1926 St Heliers Auckland
Buried Purewa Cemetery Block F Row 47 No 84 Public - Paul Malcolm - Other Relative - 7 April 2015 - Family papers