Charles George BOWKER
Charles was born at Sth Australia.
He married Lizzie Shadrach (born t Sth Australia in 1869) in 1896.
They had 3 sons & one daughter. One son died in infancy.
Charles started out as a carpenter in Wellington, moving to Levin around 1908 as a joiner.
He owned 10 acres from 1908-1909, where the family lived in Winchester St.
Later he owned a property in Cambridge St.
He returned to Wellington as a joiner, then moved to Palmerston Nth as a builder, retiring to Paekakariki around 1938.