Angus and Janet MacKay:
On barque Aurora to Australia 1852-53
First Mayor of Dannevirke, New Zealand
The 1887 electoral roll for the district includes Angus McKay, builder,
residing in Napier. I didn't look at any other years.
The 1894, 96, 97, and 99 electoral roles for the
Palmerston North area includes:
Luxford Samuel Watkin, Palmerston North, telegraphist, residential
Luxford Mary Jane, Awapuni, married, residential.
There was no Luxton on the 1878-80 roll near Awapuni or
If any reader knows of this family, and can share information about their
adventures in Australia, I would be delighted to hear from you, at
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