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Tuapeka Times, 23rd May 1872
At Roxburgh, on Thursday, 16th inst.,
the wife of Mr. John Glass of a son.

William campbell      GLASS   1872       folio 1544     Mt Bengar Otago (Roxburgh)

Maria(Marion) cameron GLASS   1873       folio 1333     Mt Bengar Otago

Leslie  john          GLASS   1875 junQt folio  977     Mt Bengar Otago Roxburgh

1879 November 2nd        at Millers Flat   Mt Benger. Otago  
Leslie John   GLASS      Infant child of John and Margaret GLASS. Male Age 4 1/2 years.
Cause:                   Inflamation of the Lungs (Bronchitis) Four days 
Medical attendant:       Dr. C.J.Allan Last saw deceased October 31st.
Parents:                 John Glass, Miner. Margaret Glass formerly Campbell.
Buried November 4th      at Moa Flat. Minister: (Looks like Revd.)  Wills, Wesleyan.
Birthplace:              Roxburgh, New Zealand. Time in NZ: 4 1/2 years
Informant:               John Glass, father of deceased Millers Flat, Benger, Otago. 
Registrar:               Tho. Hoop? 1879 November 3rd.
Alfred duncan   GLASS    1877 junQt folio 1866     Millers Flat  Mt Bengar, Otago
Flora jane      GLASS    1878 decQt folio 4047     Mt Bengar

First 5 children born Mount Bengar district of Roxburgh, Otago
which was another Gold rush town a few miles up river.

Some time between 1879 and 1881 the family moved to Te Awamutu, North Island
about 1887 they had move to Hamilton some 10 miles north. 

4th October 1882         at  Te Awamutu, Folio1491 sepQt 
Flora Jane     GLASS     Female Age 3 years and 9 months 
Cause:                   Bronchitis  4 days
Medical Attendant:       Wm. Blunden. MB? Last saw deceased:  3rd October 1882.
Parents:                 John Glass, Baker. Margaret Glass formerly Campbell.
Buried:                  5th October 1882 at Te Awamutu on undertaker's certificate.
Minister:                Thomas John Wills, Wesleyan.
Born:                    Millers Flat Otago.
Informant :              John GLASS, Father, Te Awamutu.
Registrar:               R. Clough 4th October 1882.

Euphemia Elizabeth     GLASS
13 August 1881 at  Te Awamutu 
(informant)        Not present at birth. 
Father:            John Glass, Occupation: baker, 
                   Age: 39 years, Born: Kinross, Scotland.
When and 
where married:     14th March 1871, Lawrence, Otago. 
Mother:            Margaret Glass, formerly Campbell, 
                   Age: 29 years, Born: Auckland. 
Informant:         John Glass, Father, Te Awamutu. 
Registered         1st September 1881, Registrar; R? Clough.

Pearl eunice  GLASS      1885       folio 1326     Te Awamutu

1887 October 6th          at Huntly. folio 1637 Hamilton 
Pearl Eunice  GLASS       Female aged 2 years 
Cause of Death:           (1) Pnuemonia (b) Exhaustion. 
Duration of illness:      10 days. 
Medical attendant:        Wilfred Murch. Last saw deceased: 5th October 1887. 
Father: Profession:       John Glass; Baker 
Mother:                   Margaret Glass, formerly Campbell. 
When & where buried:      9th October 1887, Huntly. 
Witnesses at burial:      George A. Laidlaw, Henry Nicholson, Householders. 
Where born:               Te Awamutu, New Zealand. 
Time in NZ:               Since birth. 
Informant:                Wilfred Murch, Hamilton. Agent authorised in writing by John Glass the father. 
Registrar                 Thomas Kirk,  8th October 1887.

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

GLASS Alfred Duncan, Clerk, Vincent Street, Auckland.

Wises Directory 1900
Glass Jno, Vincent Street, Auckland

George A. Laidlaw married Margaret,s younger sister Effie in 1879 the year the Glass family moved north to Te Awamutu Did both families move together or did the Glass family follow to Huntly They both ended up in Devonport.

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