Egbert Robert COLLIS

Date of Birth: 
18 Aug 1885
Date of Death: 
4 Apr 1964

Egbert was born at Longburn near Palmerston Nth.

He married Emily Freeman (born at Rangitikei in 1886) at Palmerston Nth in 1908.

They had one daughter, who died very young, & one son.

Egbert started as a farmer at Linton then Palmerston Nth. he was in Levin as a labourer by 1919 & then became a butcher until he retired.

He lived at 48 York St (now 27 & 29 York St).

His son & his wife, lived next door & moved in with him after Emily died.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Egbert Robert Collis, George Collis, Susan Neill, Emily Freeman, Henry Freeman, Mary Ann Leat, Gladys Myrene Ruby Collis, Leonard Henry Frank Egbert Collis, Jean Elizabeth Waldrom.