Hales Daniel BOGGISS
Daniel was born in Bradfield, Essex, England.
He married Jane Barnes (born in Holme, Yorkshire, England) in Hull, England in 1875.
They had 3 daughters & one son. The first two were born in Hull & the second two in Foxton.
They would have travelled to NZ between 1879 & 1882.
Hales started out as a farmer in Birmingham & Umutaroa. He came to Levin around 1902 as a carpenter. By 1911 he is back farming at Pirongia.
He owned a 10 acre block (57) between 1902 & 1907. This block was bounded by Winchester, Liverpool & Parker Sts. He also owned two sections (89 & 90) in Cambridge St (Railway side), where a house was built (at now 165) in 1905.