John Filmore (Jack) DAY
John was born in Auckland.
He married Ann Corbett (born at Lower Hutt in 1858) in 1882 at Lower Hutt.
They had three girls, none of whom married.
John's profession was as a chemist.
He was at Thames 1880, then Feilding, Kimbolton and Levin by 1903 through to 1907. Then he went to Raetihi before moving to Clevedon around 1928 to farm.
It is thought he may have been the first chemist in Levin.
John signed the "Yes" petition in the 1905 Levn township petition.