Walter Frank ELLIS

Date of Birth: 
1 Feb 1868
Date of Death: 
18 Apr 1947

Walter was born in Wellington.

He married Elizabeth Squire (born Islingon, London, England in 1872) at Palmerston Nth in 1895.

The Squire family emigrated to NZ, arriving in Wellington in Dec 1875.

Walter & Elizabeth had three sons & two daughters. One son, Frank (who was born in Levin), served in WW1. He died at age 23 & his wife remarried. Another son, Alexander served in WW2.

Walter was a painter. He is in Levin from at least 1896 to 1901. He then moves to Ohakune, Whakaronga, Matamata & Wanganui as a farmer. By 1928 he is back to work as a painter in New Plymouth & then finally in Wanganui.


Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Walter Frank Ellis, Thomas Ellis, Sarah Brown, Elizabeth Mary Squire, William Deacon Squire, Elizabeth Jackson, Frank William Squire Ellis, Gladys Myrtle Smith, Percival George McEwen, Henry George Taylor, Leslie Clifford Squire Ellis, Victoria Elizabeth May Ellis, Ernest John (Jim) Goodwin, Ethel Gwendoline Ellis, Chennell Nelson Thayer, Alexander Wilfred Ellis, Gwendoline Blanche Duffin.