Arthur Henry LEE

Date of Birth: 
23 Oct 1883
Date of Death: 
8 Mar 1963

Arthur was born at Masterton.

His father had jumped ship and possibly changed his name from Leahy. He later deserted his wife & children and was never found.

His mother remarried to a Charles Moore.

Arthur married Violet Rand (born at Foxton in 1884) in 1905.

They had two sons & three daughters. One son died at 9 months & the other when only 26.

One son-in-law, Thomas Nichol, served in WW2.

Arthur was a settler at Weraroa in 1905 then became a labourer then driver in Foxton.


Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Arthur Henry Lee, Henry Arthur Lee (Leahy), Anne Amelia Bohee, Charles Moore, Violet Winifred Ethel Mary Rand, Robert Cave Rand, Mary Ann Hazell, Robert Henry Arthur Lee, Violet Annie Amelia (Dolly) Lee, Albert George Frederick Shailer, Thelma Winifred Elizabeth Florence Lee, Victor James (Vic) Shailer, Eunice Ethel Lee, Thomas Cavell Connolly (Cav) Nichol, William Arthur Lee, Doreen Millicent Mail, Kenneth William Pike.