Ezra Arthur GRIMMETT

Date of Birth: 
9 Jan 1864
Date of Death: 
12 Nov 1945

Ezra was born at Farrington, Berkshire, England.

He married Priscilla Fitch (born at Edinburgh, Scotland in 1868) at Dunedin in 1885.

Priscilla emigrated to NZ with her sister and brother-in-law in 1878 (aged 10). It is not known what happened to her parents.

Ezra & Priscilla had two children born in Melbourne Australia. They came back to NZ and had three more. The youngest died in infancy.

The eldest daughter, Elizabeth, went into nursing, including a stint as a Sister at Amara private Hospital in Levin. her sister Lilian was also a nurse, and at one stage was also working in Levin.

Ezra was a plasterer by trade. His son & son-in-law were also plasterers.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Ezra Arthur Grimmett, Richard Grimmett, Charlotte Rachel Hunt, Priscilla Fitch, Charles Fitch, Eliza Healy, Elizabeth Anne (Sister) Grimmett, Arthur John Charles Grimmett, Laura Gertha Mills, Jessie Fitch Grimmett, Robert Merlin McDonald, Lilian Cross Grimmett, Edgar Urbane Grimmett.