Frederic Augustus BUTTERFIELD

Date of Birth: 
14 Sep 1872
Date of Death: 
17 Aug 1960

Frederic was born in Dunedin.

He married Edith Erwood (born at Temuka in 1867) at Temuka in 1898.

They had one son & one daughter.

Edith died in 1919 so Frederic married for a 2nd time in 1920 to a widow Clara Fielder (nee Whitaker).

He married for a 3rd time to Phoebe Hutton in 1939.

Frederic served with the Auckland Infantry Regiment  during WW1.

In 1896 Frederic was a photographer in Dunedin, then Temuka and by 1905 Waitotora. He then became a hotelkeeper at the Wimbledon before moving back to Wellington & Lower Hutt as a photographer.

He owned various properties in Levin during his time here.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Frederic Augustus Butterfield, Francis Johnson Butterfield, Christine Frederick, Edith Erwood, George Stanton Erwood, Maria Collins, Clara May Whitaker, Henry Fielder, Phoebe Maud Hutton, Frederic Eric Butterfield, Ruby May McMeekin, Kathleen Maud Butterfield, Jack Hedley Waite, Graham Philomen Palmer.