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1911 census
source              RG14; Piece: 28909, district 526 ed1
place               Hunmanby
dwelling            Field House 

John             Cranswick  head  m  57    Farmer              Rudstone
Charlotte        Cranswick  wife  m  55                        Bridlington
Ernest John      Cranswick  son      30   Invalid              Burton Agnes
Olive Harriet    Cranswick  dau      22   Dairy work           Hunmanby
Alan             Cranswick  son      20   Assisting Farm       Hunmanby 
Vera             Cranswick  dau      19   Dairy work           Hunmanby
Jack             Cranswick  son      16   Assisting Farm       Hunmanby
Eric             Cranswick  son      13   School               Hunmanby
Jessamine Audrey Cranswick  dau      10   School               Hunmanby

EMIGRATION;
Alan probably expected an elder brother to inherit the farm so looked to the new world for a farm of his own.

In February 1912 Alan went to Australia and was plowing in Sydney.
However soon after he had joined his siblings in NZ
1914 voters register Tolaga Bay, Gisborne working for Mr Bartram,
father of his future. bride. Alan served in WW1.

Owen Edwin Bartram landed in Christchurch.
Married 1892 Iris Elizabeth Caldwell.
Later moved to Tolaga Bay and eventuslly owned 3 sheep stations.
S.S. Narrung, P. & O. line
Departed London, 28th February, 1912
Destination; Melbourne, Australia.
Ticket 967, Alan Cranswick, Farmer


    Alan Cranswick  8th child of Charlotte Lowson and John Cranswick
    b.13jul1890  Hunmanby , Yorks, UK
    d.11jun1986 NZ
    |
    married 7th May 1918 at Tolaga Bay to
    |
    Iris elizabeth 
    Bartram     dau of Elizabeth Orr and Owen edwin Bartram
    b.17may1895
    d.1973  
    |                they had 5? children
  ==============================================================================
  Elizabeth         Thomas             Alan           James        Owen        
  brenda            bartram                           bernard      barnard         
  b.03jun1920       b.28aug1921                                    b,12jan1932
  d.2016            d.23jul1990                                    d.2014
  *********         |                                              |
                    m.1946                                         m.1955
                    |                                              |           
                    Florence alie                                  Alison
                    doreen                                         isobel
                    Hansen                                         Duffin     

sheet 2
NZEF Roll 1914 
10/2905  Private Cranswick, Alan, single, Doonholm, Tolaga Bay
         Seventh Wellington Infantry Batalion, 
         Mrs. C. Cranswick (mother) Field House, Hunmanby, Yorks


Poverty Bay Herald,   12th June 1915
Seventh Reinforcements
Gisbourne's Quota
Gisborne's draft of the 7th Reinforcements leave for Trentham to-morrow night.
Forty meu are now; included in the draft, the number of infantry being increased from 23 to 26.
Trooper G. S. France, who is going as a specialist, will be in charge of the mounteds, and Corporal G. I. Parker will be in charge of the infantry.
The final list of men leaving to-morrow night is as follows:
INFANTRY. (snip)...
Cranswick, Jack, station hand, C/o J. Harding, Tolaga Bay.
Cranswick, Alan, station hand, Tolaga



New Zealand Times, 20th November 1916
Invalided Soliers returning from the Front on Hospital Ship Maheno bound for Wellington.
Wellington Infantry Battalion;
10/2905 Private Cranswick, Alan, Farm labourer, Talonga Bay
(Mrs. C. Cranswick, Field House, Hunmanby, Yorshire, England)

Alan CRANSWICK ,
Discharged from active service,
18th Jan 1917.

No longer physically fit
for War Service on account of
Illness contracted on Active Service.

Destination,Waimia Station,
Tolaga Bay, Gisborne

NZEF,  Discharge, 18 jan 1917
No. 10/2095  Pte  Alan Cranswick,   
Unit;        1st Wellington Battallion 
Enlisted;    11th June 1915
Born         13th July 1890,
Occupation;  Labourer
Height;      5ft 10 in. ; Weight 135 lbs
Hair Brown,  Eyes Hazle, Complexn Bronze
Religion     C Of E
Inoculation  05sep1915 and 12/sep/2015
Next of Kin; Mother Mrs. Charlotte Cranswick, 
             Field house, Hunmanby, Yorkshire
 

sheet 3
war service

sheet 4
Voters register
1914  Bay of Plenty
Alan  Cranswick, Doonholm, Tolaga Bay, Station Hand

1918  Alan Cranswick Married Iris elizabeth Bartram(b.1895)

1919 
Allan          Cranswick, Waimea Station, Tolaga Bay, Station Hand
Iris eliaabeth Cranswick, Waimea Station, Tolaga Bay, married


1928 Bay of Plenty
Alan           Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Farmer
Iris elizabeth Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, married

1935 Bay of Plenty

1938 Bay of Plenty
Alan           Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Farmer
Iris elizabeth Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, married

1946 Gisborne, East Cape

1946 Westland, West coast
Elizabeth brenda Cranswick, Nurses home, Greymouth, Spinster

1949 Gisborne, Est Cape
Alan           Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Farmer
Iris elizabeth Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, married


1954 Bay of Plenty
Alan           Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Farmer
Iris elizabeth Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, housewife
Owen bernard   Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Farmhand


1957  Gisborne, East Cape
Alan           Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Farmer
Iris elizabeth Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, housewife
Owen bernard   Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Contractor
Alison isabel  Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, School Teacher

1957 Palmeston North, Manawhatu
Elizabeth brenda Cranswick, 481 Church Street, Spinster


1963  Gisborne, East Cape
Alan           Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Farmer
Iris elizabeth Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, housewife
Owen  bernard  Cranswick, Tolaga Bay, Contractor

1963 Ashburton, Canterbury
Elizabeth brenda Cranswick, Public Hospital, Nurse



1969  Gisborne, East Cape
Alan  Cranswick, 39 Douglas Street, Gisborne, retired


1972  Gisborne, East Cape
Alan  Cranswick, 39 Douglas Street, Gisborne, retired

1973 Iris elizabeth Cranswick died


1978 East Cape, bay of plenty
Alan  Cranswick, 39 Douglas Street, Gisborne, retired

1981 East Cape Bay of Plenty
Alan  Cranswick, 39 Douglas Street, Gisborne, retired


sheet 5

RIP

Cemetery: Taruheru

Burial   28/08/1973       Cranswick,  Iris Elizabeth,   Age: 78
Block: 	29,  Plot #: 510,  Warrant Number: 13536,  Headstone 6723

Burial	13/06/1986,        Cranswick, Alan, of 39 Douglas Street, Age: 95
Block: 	29,  Plot #: 510,  Warrant Number: 24265,  Headstone 6723

In loving Memory
of
IRIS ELIZABETH CRANSWICK,
1895 - 1973
and her Beloved Husband,
ALAN,
1890 - 1986.
RIP


Also Thomas, - son of Iris and Alan

Eskdale Cemtery,Gisborn

In loving Memory
of
271195 Capt.
THOMAS BARTRAM
CRANSWICK
Husband of Doreen
26-8-1921     23-7-1990.
RIP
Notes;
Born Tolaga Bay Gisborne
Died Napier, Hawes Bay
1981 voters, Napier, Hawkes Bay
Thomas  Bartram  Cranswick, 132 Thompson Road, Farmer
Florence ali D.  Cranswick, 132 Thompson road, housewife
Richard anthony  Cranswick, 132 Thompson Road, Student


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