George Stubbs

Male 1858 - 1939  (80 years)


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  • Name George Stubbs 
    Born 26 Oct 1858  London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Address:
    Holborn 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 0F10FF68B5734C3C908FE0B6E6188DED63B9 
    Died 20 Feb 1939  Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried Havelock North, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Block F, Plot 47, Havelock North Cemetery 
    Person ID I9578  Treefive
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2015 

    Father Living 
    Mother Living 
    Family ID F3610  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 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) 
    Married 24 May 1882  Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Children 
     1. George Dilworth Stubbs,   b. 26 Mar 1883, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1918, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     2. Isabel Mary Stubbs,   b. 14 Sep 1884, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1954, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Eleanor Strawson Stubbs,   b. 26 Nov 1887, Gisborne, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1963, Gisborne, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. James Nelson Stubbs,   b. 2 Jun 1888, Gisborne, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1972, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Gordon Mossman Stubbs,   b. 8 Dec 1889, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1965, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     6. Henry Strawson Stubbs,   b. 20 Jun 1892, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1958, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     7. Franklin Bruce Stubbs,   b. 18 Jun 1894, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1987, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     8. Claude Frederick Sterling Stubbs,   b. 6 Nov 1905, Napier, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1991, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Family ID F3183  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living 
    Family ID F4299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • Biography from Cyclopaedia of New Zealand [Auckland Provincial District] (The Cyclopedia Company, Limited, 1902, Christchurch) :

      THE CYCLOPEDIA OF NEW ZEALAND [AUCKLAND PROVINCIAL DISTRICT]

      GISBORNE

      STUBBS AND COMPANY
      (George Stubbs, J.P.), Commission Agents, Gisborne. Bankers, Bank of Australasia. This business was originally founded in 1884, but four years thereafter Mr. Stubbs removed to Napier, where he was in business for a number of years, but after selling his interest in that city, he returned to Gisborne in 1900. Mr. Stubbs was born in London in 1858, and was educated at Alford Grammar School, Lincolnshire. He was brought up to mercantile life in London, and came to Lyttelton in the ship “Pleiades” in 1878, settling immediately afterwards in Poverty Bay. In 1879 he removed to Napier, and was on the staff of the Hawke's Bay “Herald.” Mr. Stubbs, in 1893, founded the firm of Stubbs, Paterson and Company, financial agents, with which he was connected till he sold out his interest in 1898. In 1897 and 1898 he was proprietor of the Petane Manure Works and the Defiance Packing Company, of Hastings. Mr. Stubbs was appointed a Justice of the Peace in 1897. He visited the Old Country on pleasure and in the interests of his firm in 1895–96. Mr. Stubbs was the founder of the Poverty Bay Almanac and the Poverty Bay Trade Protection Society. He was married, in 1882, to a daughter of Mr. T. Mossman, of Napier, who died in 1899, in the 100th year of his age.

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

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

    3. [S4513] BAC352 Family group sheet - Stubbs and Mossman.

    4. [S1596] MAR Marriage Index NZ - on-line, George Stubbs; Isabella Mossman; 1321; 1882.

    5. [S4738] TRE183 Family tree - Mossman, Watt and Stubbs descendants; (Rowan Mountfort).