#6551, (9 April 1924-2002)
|Birth*||9 APR 1924 ||Douglas Tonkin was born on 9 APR 1924 at Aberdare, Glamorgan, WalesG.2,3 |
|Marriage*||MAR 1955 ||He married Elma Sybil McQueen, daughter of John Duff McQueen and Sybil Harriet Mayhew, in MAR 1955 at Pontypridd, Glamorgan, WalesG.4 |
|Occupation*||1959 ||The occupation of Douglas Tonkin was 'Colliery deputy.3' |
|Residence*||JAN 1959 ||He lived at 16 Treneal, Cwmamam, Aberdare, Glamorgan, WalesG.3 |
|Emigration*||13 MAR 1959 ||He and Elma Sybil McQueen emigrated on 13 MAR 1959 from London, EnglandG, to Wellington, NZ.3 |
|Employment*||1963 ||Douglas Tonkin was employed as Driller.1 |
|Residence*||1963 ||He and Elma Sybil McQueen lived at 34 Mewburn Avenue, Auckland, North Island, New ZealandG.1 |
|Residence||1978 ||Douglas Tonkin and Elma Sybil McQueen lived at Auckland, North IslandG.5 |
|Residence*||1981 ||Douglas Tonkin and Elma Sybil McQueen lived at Auckland, North IslandG.6 |
|Naturalization*||12 OCT 1981 ||Douglas Tonkin was naturalized on 12 OCT 1981 at North Island, New ZealandG.7 |
|Death*||2002 ||He died in 2002 at Auckland, North Island, New ZealandG.8 |
- [S120] New Zealand Registers, Auckland Electoral Register, 1963, p 270, Eden.
- [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth; Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, Apr-Jun 1924, vol 11a 1546. mother Edwards.
- [S61] Passengers, SS Rangitoto, London to Wellington, 13 Mar 1959. passenger details.
- [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage Douglas Tonkin & Elma S McQueen, Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Jan-Mar 1955, vol 8b 1225.
- [S120] New Zealand Registers, Auckland Electoral Register, 1978, p 139, Eden.
- [S120] New Zealand Registers, Auckland Electoral Register, 1981, p 104, Eden.
- [S120] New Zealand Registers, Naturalisations; Douglas Tonkin, 12 Oct 1981, 434 243.
- [S120] New Zealand Registers, NZ BMD records; death, Douglas Tonkin, 2002/4948.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016