John Patrick IVESS
John was born at Nelson.
His father is in an earlier profile.
John married Jeanie Hornsby (born at Dunedin in 1874) at Dunedin in 1908.
They had no children.
John was a bootmaker all his life.
He started in Colyton, then Christchurch, Temuka, & Ohakune before settling in Levin around 1911.
He had a business in Oxford St called Ivess Bros. They were bootmakers as well as importers. The business also expanded to Foxton & Blenheim. He retired to Christchurch around 1925.