Charles William (Jnr) HORNBLOW

Date of Birth: 
4 Apr 1858
Date of Death: 
6 Aug 1939

Charles was born at Wellington.

He married Elizabeth Revell (born at Wanganui in 1864) in 1886.

They had three sons & two daughters.

All three sons, Herbert, Bill, & John, served in WW1. John received the Military Medal (MM).

Elizabeth died in in 1922 so Charles married a widow, Elizabeth Beeston (nee Prince) in 1925. She had one son.

Charles started working life as a carpenter in New Plymouth, then a publican, then a storekeeper at Waitara before becoming a hairdresser in Stratford. By 1919 he was hairdressing at Ohura although Elizabeth was still living at Eltham.

By 1925 he is in Foxton as a painter, By 1935 he is at Queen St in Levin, still as a painter.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Charles William (Jnr) Hornblow, Charles William (Snr) Hornblow, Sarah Overy, Elizabeth Revell, Henry Herbert Revell, Ann Dyer, Elizabeth Prince, Charles Firth Beeston, Herbert Henry Hornblow, Andrina Margaret Healey, Rena Hawes Barber, William Charles (Bill) Hornblow, Mary Ireland, Ivy May Hornblow, Robert Fulton, John Andrew (Jack) Hornblow, Constance Alexandra Exton, Eva Minnie/Winnie Hornblow, Thomas Lewis Vivian Hoffman, Sydney Beeston, Dorothy Margaret Alice Hooker.