Date of Birth: 
Apr 1879
Date of Death: 
22 Sep 1951

Carl was born at Leeds, Yorkshire, England.

He married Consuelo Taylor (born at Auckland in 1891) at Auckland in 1917.

They had one daughter & one son.

The son-in-law, Hedley Jenkin, served in WW2.

Carl started as a watchmaker, in Levin from at least 1905 to 1908. He then did a stint in Christchurch as a barman, then Taumaranui & Auckland as a cook, before moving back to watchmaking in Helensville. By 1935 he was in Piha. Consuelo, along with her son ran two shops in Piha.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Carl Oscar Ketterer, Conrad Ketterer, Louisa Ketterer, Consuleo Edith Marine Taylor, George William Taylor, Martha Mary (Patti) Hieatt, Muriel Ketterer, Hedley Kenneth Jenkin, Carl Reginald Ketterer, June Ketterer.