David Gypson MORGAN
David was born at Takapu.
He married Charlotte Adsett (born at Otaki in 1890) in 1908.
They had 5 sons & 3 daughters one of whom died very young.
David served in the Ber War, along with 3 brothers.
Two sons, Desmond & Ivan served in WW2. Ivan was killed in action in Italy in 1944.
David started out as a farmer then was a labourer for most of his working life. At one point he took over the family owned hairdreser & billiard saloon but was made bankrupt in 1910.
The family lived at (what is known as the Morgan home) in Rosly Rd, Levin.