Joseph Maberly1825 - 1905 (79 years)
Name Joseph Maberly Born 31 Oct 1825 Brentford, Middlesex Gender Male Died 6 Feb 1905 Dannevirke, New Zealand Person ID I21972 Whitton Last Modified 22 Jan 2019
Family Ann Eliza Whitton, b. 1 Sep 1828, London, England , d. 22 Jun 1899, Waimate, Canterbury, New Zealand buried Settlers Cemetery, Dannevirke, NZ (Age 70 years) Married 22 Aug 1852 Kings, New York Children 1. Eliza Jane Maberly, b. 8 Jun 1853, New York, USA , d. 1947, Palmerston North, New Zealand (Age 93 years) [natural] 2. Joseph Maberly, b. 14 Sep 1855, Brentford, Middlesex [natural] 3. Amelia Maberly, b. 21 Sep 1858, Sydney, Australia , d. 23 Oct 1935 (Age 77 years) [natural] 4. Mary Ann Maberly, b. 12 Feb 1864 [natural] 5. Jacob Charles Maberly, b. 11 Dec 1866, 23-12-1887 [natural] 6. Lydia Rhoda Maberly, b. 21 Sep 1868, Waimate, New Zealand , d. 12 Apr 1964 (Age 95 years) [natural] Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 Family ID F8796 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Travelled on the "John and Lucy" to New South Wales 6-5-1857
Timaru Herald, 14 June 1880, Page 2 SUPREME COURT. Timaru? Saturday, June 12. (Before His Honor Mr Justice Johnston.) The Court resumed at 10 a.m. ARSON. Charles H. Clarke, Annie Clarke (his wife), George Hayes, and Robert Thompson were charged with that they did, on the 25th January, feloniously, etc., set fire to a certain house in Waimate, the property of Joseph Maberley, with intent to defraud the Colonial Insurance Company, and with intent to injure Joseph Maberley. Mr Hamersley appeared for Hayes, and with Mr O'Meagher for Clarke and Mrs Clarke. Thompson was undefended. Mr O'Meagher, before the prisoners pleaded, asked that his clients might be tried separately from Hayes and Thompson. His Honor, after consideration, said he could not grant the application. The accused pleaded not guilty. The following jury were empanelled ; ? Edward Cochrane, John Brown, Henry Goodeve, John Darby, George Cant, George Osborne, John Dick, William Campbell, Henry Matthews, Nathaniel Money, Peter McShane, and Joseph Brooks. Mr P. McShane was elected foreman. The following evidence was taken : ? Richmond Beetham : I am Resident Magistrate and Coroner for the Waimate district. I held an inquiry at Waimate on September 5th, 1878," into a fire which occurred on premises occupied by Clarke, He stated at the inquiry that there was ?300 insurance on the stock. Charles Henderson Clarke : I have resided in Waimate for nearly two years. I have lived in the same house. About a year ago my house caught fire at night. ... Joseph Maberley, senior, stated that he was the owner of the buildings burned down in Waimate on the 25th January, occupied by Clarke. Witness lived next door to Clarke, the two houses being separated by a right-of way. Joseph Maberley, junior, son of a previous witness of the same name. Mary Anne Maberley, daughter of the first witness of that name. Eliza Maberley, wife of Joseph Maberley, senior. George Hayes: I am a farmer, residing at the gorge. Annie Clarke (wife of Charles H. Clarke) I have been living in a cottage near the shop that was burnt. William Gilbert, Sergeant of Police, stationed at Waimate. Wm. Reeves, who served Clarke as an apprentice from July, 1878, to October, 1879. James Sinclair, captain of the Waimate Fire Brigade. Elizabeth Cordner, aged eleven, stated that she lived with her parents generally, but on the night of the fire she went home with Mrs Clarke, and stayed with her all night. Charles Strachan, saddler. W.B. Hawkins, solicitor, Waimate, was formerly local agent for the Norwich Union Insurance Company. Michael and B. Tregoning Robert McEwen, manager of the BNZ, Waimate... The jury retired at ten minutes past nine, and after an absence of fifty minutes returned a verdict of not guilty m respect of all the prisoners, but expressing the opinion that there were very grave suspicions against the prisoners Clarke and Thompson.
Timaru Herald, 13 December 1892, Page 3 District Court The following is a list of the business to be brought before His Honour Judge Ward at a sitting of the District Court. The following bankruptcy will be called, or recalled, for public examination Lewis Grant, contractor T. E. E. Jefcoate, farmer; Joseph Maberley, cabinet maker.