Frederick Charles (Fred) BOOTH

Date of Birth: 
26 Jan 1885
Date of Death: 
27 Aug 1972

Fred was born at Christchurch.

He married Amelia Johnson (born at Waihakeke in 1888) at Levin in 1909.

They had three boys & one girl. There was a gap of 11 years between the first two & the second two children. All were born in Levin.

One son, Pat, was a well known journalist & author.

Fred was a painter & decorator by trade. He started in Levin around 1908, then Patea & Hawera by 1914, then back to Levin after 1922. He then moved to Lower Hutt/Petone around 1931 before finally returning to Hawera by 1946.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Frederick Charles (Fred) Booth, William Henry Booth, Vulenza Welch, Amelia Elizabeth Johnson, Thomas Joseph Johnson, Kate Ann Buchanan, Frederick William Mervin Booth, Lillian Agnes Weyburne, Thomas Charles Linzie Booth, Mary Florence Verrall, Lynda Mary Ita Booth, Thomas Victor O'Neill, Patrick John (Pat) Booth, Valerie Honoria Lineen, Valerie Davies.