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John Glass's death cert in 29 may 1917 describes him as being in NZ 50 years, which would give his arrival as circa 1867, which also fits these Electorial Roll entries for a John Glass;


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Tuapeka Times, 15th December 1870
To J. B. BRADSHAW, ESQ., M.H.R. SIR,
We, the undersigned Electors of the Waikaia District, do respectfully request that you will become a Candidate for the Representation of this District in the ensuing Parliament. From your long and intimate acquaintance with mining matters, coupled with your desire to facilitate the settlement of the country by means of Liberal Land Laws, we deem you a very suitable gentleman to represent us.
In the event of your acceding to our request, and coming amongst us personally to ascertain our wants and requirements, should the policy you are prepared to advocate be such aa to meet our approval, we hereby pledge ourselves to do our utmost to secure your return. We have, &c, John Beighton Geo. F. Mackay Robert Bennetts John Glass


Tuapeka Times, 29 feb 1872
Opening of the new Weslyan church Roxburgh
This church opened for devine worship February 18th ..snip....
By half past six on Tuesday evening a good assemblage had gathered in the church tp partake of the social cup,and the tables were soon filled.
Mr John Glass was entrusted with the office of Caterer:..

Otago Witness, 20 April 1872
Govement Land Sales
Four sections at Roxburgh were sold at 3 each;
one to Mr. John Glass, Baker.

Tuapeka Times, 23 May 1872
Birth, Glass at Roxburgh, on Thursday 16th inst
the wife of John Glass, of a son


Otago Witness, 27 Sept 1873 and Tuapeka Times, 25 sep 1873
For Sale:- Bakery and Confectionary Business
Apply John Glass, Roxburgh.


Tuapeka Time, 21 Jul 1875
John Glass candidate for councilor
Elections due monday 2nd Aug

Tuapeka Times, 14 Aug 1875
ROXBURGH TOWN COUNCIL
fornightly meeting ,present coucillors John Glass.......


Timaru Herald, 23 Dec 1877
Grand lodge of Good Templars
Tuapeka: Bros. John Glass and H.J. Sawyer


sheet 3
Otago Witness, 8 Feb 1879
Additional School Committee Elections
Moa Flat Messrs J C Smith, John Glass

Tuapeka times 15 Feb 1879
Sale by Auction
on account of Mr John Glass
1 Mare , 1 harness mare


Euphemia b.1881 TeAwamutu
Flora died 1882 Te Awamutu


Waikaro Times, 30 March 1882
Wesleyan Church Quarterly Meeting, Waikato Circuit
Stewards for Te Awamutu
John Glass


New Zealand Herald, 18th August 1881
District News, Te Awamutu
Wednesday. A meeting was held in the Te Awamutu Wesleyan Church on Monday evening to consider matters relating to the future prosperity of that part of the Wesleyan Waikato circuit. The Rev. H. Bull occupied the chair, and the following resolutions were adopted unanimously by the meeting Moved by Mr. J. W. Bridgman, and seconded by Mr. G. Hunter, That in the opinion of this meeting it is desirable that Te Awamutu, with Kihikihi, Paterangi, and Alexandra, be constituted a separate circuit with a young minister to reside at Te Awamutu, and that the next quarterly meeting be urged to recommend this to the annual conference." Proposed by Mr. K. T. Millar, and seconded by Mr. G. A. Laidlaw, "That in the opinion of this meeting it is expedient, in view of the adoption by the conference of the recommendation contained in the foregoing resolution, to organise a sustentation fund; and that immediate steps be taken to give effect to this resolution, in order that the result may be laid before the ensui Mr. John Glass, and seconded by Mr. E. Bridgman, "That the foregoing resolutions should take effect, although Cambridge, with Pukerimu and Hautapu, be not constituted a separate circuit." Collectors were then appointed to the several districts of the proposed new circuit, and it was announced that a sum of 40 had been offered prior to the work of canvassing.


Auckland Star, 4th Jan 1882
Supreme court, Grand jury
John Glass, a Baker residing at Te Awamutu witness to sale of a Stolen horse.


sheet 4
Waikato Times, 15th & 17th march 1883
Adverts; Wanted-
Tenders for Building a four bedroom House Plans and specifications to be seen at the shop of Mr. John Glass, Baker, Te Awamutu Tenders close 4o'clock p.m. Saterday 24 March 1883 John Glass Te Awamutu 12th March 1883


Waikato Times, 11,16,18, amp; 21st August 1883
NOTICE
ALL ACCOUNTS owing to me must be paid to
 John Glass,Baker, Te Awamutu, on or before
the 16th day of August, otherwise immediate 
proceedings will be taken to recover same
G.A. LAIDLAW

Te Awamutu August 8th 1883

Waikato Times, 24,26,29,31 jan 2,5 feb 1884
1 Reward
Lost from Te Awamutu about 2 months ago
A brown buggy mare with white hind foot
and supposed to be branded
Any one returning same to John Glass
Te Awamutu will recieve the reward.

Wises Directory, 1885-1886
Glass John, Baker, Te Awamutu

sheet 5
Some time between 1885 and 1887 the family had moved north from Te Awamutu to Huntley

Pearl Eunice was born Te Awamutu 1885, died 6th oct at Huntley 1887
and then moved again

Auckland Star, 27 July 1886
For Sale, a Freehold property, drawing 15s per week rent.
Very cheap 100, Apply John Glass, Mount Roskill Bakery.


Auckland Star, 27 July 1886
FOR SALE, a light Courtland Waggon, Nealy New,
with pole and Harness compleat,very cheap.
Apply John Glass, Mount Roskill Bakery


Wises Directory, 1887-1888 Glass John, Baker, Mount Roskill Road, Auckland.


Malborough Express, 21st Jan 1891(Napier)
TENT MEETINGS.
PASTOR M. C. Israel and Mr John Glass will commence a series of religious lectures and Bible readings
in a large tent in Alfred Street TOMORROW EVENING at 7 30.
Subject : " Christ, The Creator of the World and the Saviour of Mankind
Hawkes Bay Herald, 7th January 1893
Hasting Borough Council
Mr John Glass, asking permission to errect a tent near the railway station in which to hold "Evangelical Services" - Mr Glass to be refered to the bye-law bearing on the question, which does not admit of such buildings within No1 district of the borough.


Wises Directory 1898-1899
Glass Jno, Haslett Street, Eden Terrace, Auckland

NZ ELECTORAL ROLLS 1899 NTH ISLAND, AUCKLAND CITY. GLASS Alfred Duncan, Clerk, Vincent Street, Auckland. Wises Directory 1900 Glass Jno, Vincent Street, Auckland
Auckland Star, 10th november 1909
BREACHES AWARDS. (Before Mr. C. 6. Kettle, S.M.)
In the S.M. Court to-day John Glass "was charged, at the instance of the Bakers' Union, that he employed a non-unionist as a journeyman baker when there were unionists available who were equally competent.
He was convicted and fined 1, costs' 4 7/.

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