Ariosto WAKEFIELD 
- Born: 6 Oct 1837, Longford Tasmania
- Died: May 1862, Tekapo River Canterbury NZ at age 24
Aristo died as a young man in New Zealand.
Jury List For 1860.
Lyttelton Times, Volume XIII, Issue 785, 19 May 1860, Page 2
Wakefield, Ariosto, Norwich Quay, Lyttelton, clerk
Hawke's Bay Herald, Volume 5, Issue 280, 10 May 1862, Page 2
We regret to hear that the rumour is confirmed of the death of Mr. Ariosto Wakefield. He was drowned about a fortnight since in the Tekapo, in consequence of a waterlogged punt capsizing, The deceased is a son of Mr. Felix Wakefield, and brother of Mrs. Witherby of Lyttelton Ref: Papers Past