Eleanor Dilworth[1]

Female Abt 1818 - 1914  (~ 96 years)


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  • Name Eleanor Dilworth 
    Born Abt 1818  Dungannan, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Address:
    the Dilworth family estate 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Nov 1914  Hastings, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6, 7
    Address:
    a private hospital 
    Buried 16 Nov 1914  Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Plot 2829, Sec X, Napier Hill Cemetery 
    Obituary 18 Nov 1914  Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    _UID 7ACD8F9D178B4024B6FB9197F08192D42960 
    Person ID I9572  Treefive
    Last Modified 21 May 2017 

    Father John Dilworth,   b. 1785, Donaghmore, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1865  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Anne Bell,   b. 1789, Donaghmore, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1852  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Abt 1814  County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Mossman,   b. 1 Jan 1800, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1899, Hastings, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1847  Clonfeacle, Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 8
    Children 
     1. James Mossman,   b. 1849, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1893, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     2. William John Mossman,   b. 1853, Clonfeacle, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1933, Gisborne, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Thomas Andrew Mossman,   b. 1856, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1883, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. Mary Esther Mossman,   b. Oct 1858, Kingston, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1946, Gisborne, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years)
     5. Isabella Mossman,   b. 10 Mar 1861, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1945, Gisborne, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     6. Henry Albert Mossman,   b. 9 Nov 1866, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1960, Havelock North, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F1955  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • Eleanor arrived in NZ 1866 after having spent 13 years in USA and Canada.

      Her obituary in the NZ Herald of 18 Nov 1914 read:
      'The death of Mrs Eleanor Mossman occurred in a private hospital in Hastings on Saturday. Mrs Mossman was born on the Dilworth family estate in Dungannan, north of Ireland, and was a sister of the late Mr. James Dilworth, of Remuera, and was the only surviving member of the family. Her husband predeceased her by some years, having attained the age of 100 years, while Mrs. Mossman was 96 years of age. A son of the deceased lady is Mr. W. J. Mossman, of Ellerslie.'

  • Sources 
    1. [S4513] BAC352 Family group sheet - Stubbs and Mossman, BAC352.

    2. [S4276] BAC Personal knowledge - Rowan Mountfort, rowan.mountfort@gmail.com, Personal communication to Rex Sinnott 5 Oct 2014.

    3. [S4296] TRE148 Family tree - Dilworth and Mossman (Rowan Mountfort), TRE148.

    4. [S4469] OBT062 Obituary Mossman, Eleanor, OBT063., Obituary for Eleanor Mossman; 18 November 1914; page 9.

    5. [S4697] BOK162 Stone, R. C. J. - "James Dilworth", chart opposite page 11.

    6. [S3309] DTH Death Index New Zealand, Eleanor Mossman; 7536; 1914.

    7. [S4517] BUR Cemetery records - Napier City Council, Eleanor Mossman; 14 November 1914; 16 November 1914; Napier Hill Cemetery.

    8. [S4466] OBT026 Obituary Mossman, Thomas, obt062., Obituary for Thomas Mossman; 26 June 1899; page 3.