Charles Leslie McMINN

Date of Birth: 
13 Jun 1886
Date of Death: 
29 Aug 1969

Charles was born at Palmerston Nth.

He married Martha Brady (born at Palmerston Nth in 1888) at Palmerston Nth in 1911.

They had six sons & two daughters. The youngest son died in infancy.

Three sons, Joseph, James & Maurice & two son-in-laws, Leslie Harding & John Ahern, all served in WW2. James was killed in action at Crete.

Charles started as a monumental mason in Palmerston Nth, moving to Levin around 1922. Later in his working life he described himself as a monumental sculptor.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Charles Leslie McMinn, Alexander Francis McMinn, Helen O'Riley, Martha Brady, Patrick Francis Brady, Catherine Tonner, Charles Brinsley McMinn, Jean Margaret Phyllis Milroy, Francis Patrick McMinn, Freda Janet Frizzell, Joseph Leslie McMinn, Rangatihi Harina Ruakawa, Catherine Helen McMinn, Frank Murray Wilson, James Douglas McMinn, Ceclila Martha McMinn, Leslie William Harding, Maurice McMinn, Margarthea Anne Nancy (Anna Margarita) Radford, Dorothy May McMinn, John Joseph Ahern, Lawrence McMinn, Grace Maude Mark, Keith Nicholas, Patrick Alexander McMinn, Shirley Anne Barnett, Stanley Peter McMinn.