The Kings Candlesticks - Family Trees
arrow arrow arrow arrow
Edward ELWORTHY [633]
Sarah Maria SHORROCK [2057]
Archbishop Churchill JULIUS D D [56]
Alice Frances ROWLANDSON [576]
Percy Ashton ELWORTHY [544]
Bertha Victoria JULIUS [542]

Alice Diana "Di or Ga" ELWORTHY [941]


Family Links

1. James Glenny (Hamish) WILSON [2632]

Alice Diana "Di or Ga" ELWORTHY [941]

  • Born: 28 Nov 1919, Gordons Valley Timaru N.Z.
  • Marriage (1): James Glenny (Hamish) WILSON [2632] on 6 Feb 1940 in Gordons Valley Timaru N.Z.
  • Died: 7 Nov 2008, Taupo NZ aged 88

bullet  General Notes:

Di was born in the 40 acre paddock, the families name for her parents bedroom ! She met her husband when they were both staying at Government House during Race Week. Together they worked a mixed farm "Ngaioiti" 18 miles from Palmerston Nth, near Bulls, before retiring to Lake Taupo, in the 1970's. Di enjoyed several trips tramping in Nepal, she particularly likes a description of their party by a Sherpa guide "good walkers and they laughed a lot".

Di describes her upbringing as "thoroughly spoilt"

She was a wonderful exuberant women, who could laugh at life's nonsense, she brought the members of her family alive with her stories, particularly her grandfather Churchill Julius.

A year before he died Churchill Julius wrote this to his grandaughter :
My Dear Di
If I have weakness, it is for a good shaving soap, and of them all Yardleys is the best.
How did you discover my craving for a great treat in the New Year.
Churchill Julius


Di or Ga married James Glenny (Hamish) WILSON [2632] [MRIN: 864], son of George Hamish WILSON [19048] and Ada Mary ORMOND [19049], on 6 Feb 1940 in Gordons Valley Timaru N.Z. (James Glenny (Hamish) WILSON [2632] was born on 15 Dec 1909 in Bulls NZ and died on 6 Oct 1990.)

Copyright © and all rights reserved to Edward Liveing Fenn and all other contributors of personal data. No personal data to be used without attribution or for commercial purposes. Interested persons who wish to share this data are welcome to contact to arrange same and be given the details.

Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Website was Created 2 Nov 2020 with Legacy 9.0 from MyHeritage; content copyright and maintained by