Henry Douglas (Harry) DRAKE

Date of Birth: 
15 Oct 1880
Date of Death: 
30 May 1956

Harry was born in Normanby, son of Thomas John who is also profiled.

He married Lily Jukes (born at Ohau in 1891) in 1908.

They had five daughters & two sons plus twins who died in infancy.

Harry started as a labourer in Masterton in 1905, moved to Tolaga Bay, then Reikorangi, Takapu, Ohakune, Raetihi then Wellington, completing the cycle back to Ohakune. At some point he must have been in Levin, where his parents lived and their 2nd child was born at Ohau & the 3rd at Otaki.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Henry Douglas (Harry) Drake, Lily May Jukes, Thomas Jukes, Elizabeth Tantrum, Arthur Douglas (Doug) Drake, Joy Drake, Helen Elizabeth Drake, Charles Matthew George (Matt) Berry, Ruby May Drake, Walter William Berry, Harry Leonard Drake, Freda Rachel Alabaster, Betty Grace Johansen, Alfred Edward Watson, Ivy Doris (Dot) Drake, Francis William Haywood, Phyllis Esme Drake, Claude Linton Bradley, Marjorie Alys Drake, Harry James (Jim) Scott, Twin Drakes.