Hilda May Farmar

Female, (1884 - 1962)
FatherFrederick Broadley Farmar (1860 - 1937)
MotherMaud Matilda Brown (circa 1863 - 1948)
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas F. Farmar
ChartsFarmar Descendants
INFO NEWSPAPER NOTICE: BIRTH. FARMAR. At her residence, Dillon St, Blenheim, on the 18 instant, Mrs FB Farmar of a daughter. Marlborough Daily Times, Mon 18 Aug 1884 2:4. (CorresGEOCU e-mail 25Apr2002). 
BirthHilda May Farmar was born 18 August 1884 in Blenheim, New Zealand. 
INFO CIV REG INDEX NZ Birth. 1884 Farmar, Hilda May #3943 [DecQ [sic], Wairau] (NZCivRegInd LDS6341153). 
INFO WEDDING of Frank Farmar & Lucy Qunice 23 Oct 1907. In listing of gifts: "Mrs. Tidey, quaint pot."- could this be the same Tidey?? (MdxCoTimes 26Oct07). 
MarriageShe married Bernard Stuart Tidey, son of Alfred Constable Bernard Tidey and Alice Mary ...?..., circa March 1911 in New Zealand. 
INFO INTENTION TO MARRY. 29 Mar 1911. Wanganui Reg Dist appl #39. Bernard Stuart Tidey, bachelor, no occup. 23, res of Wanganui 3 days. Hilda May Farmar, spinster, no occup, 26, resident of Wanganui 3 days. by Chas E. Hylton Registr. (CorresJOCAT Letter, 20 Sep 2002 encl.1). 
INFO CIV REG INDEX NZ Marriage 1911 #654 Farmer, Hilda May (NZCivRegInd LDS6341154). 
Note NOTE death of husband Bernard Stuart Tidey 11 Apr 1915 registered in Hampton Mdx district England. 
INFO VISIT TO GAVERICK FARMAR in England. Mrs Tidy was in England in the early 1920s with son Toby. Met Gaverick Farmar. Toby went to Caterham school in Surrey. (LtrGav03Fe70). 
INFO MARRIAGE REGISTRATION. Date of Notice 18 Feb 1927. George Warren Russell, 72, journalist, widower, 1.5.1924. res of Wellington. Hilda May Tidey, 40 [sic], widow 11.4.1915 resident Wellington. At St. Paul's Pro-Cathedral Wellington by A.M. Johnson, Anglican. Wellington Reg. Distr. 1927/866. (CorresJOCAT Letter, 20Sep2002, encl.1). 
MarriageHilda May Farmar married George Warren Russell 23 March 1927 in Wellington, New Zealand. 
INFO CIV REG INDEX NZ Marriage 1927 Russell, George Warren, Hilda May Tidey #866. (CorresGEOCU e-mail 17May2002). 
INFO FATHER'S OBITUARY. Marlborough Express, 20 Sep 1937, Mr. F.B. Farmar. Survivors include Mrs. G. W. Russell of Wellington. (MarlExpress, 20 Sep 1937, p.4e). 
INFO ELECTORAL ROLLS. 1938 Wellington Suburbs. #10596 Russell Hilda May, 307 Muritai Rd, Eastbourne, widow. Same info 1943 except word Eastbourne not there. 1946 address 403 Muritai Rd. (CorresGEOCU e-mail 4May2002). 
Note NOTE Mother's death 6 Sep 1948 -- mother's residence 403 Main Road, Eastsbourne. Mother probably lived with Hilda May. 
INFO DIRECTORY. Wise 1953/54 and 1955 Russell Mrs Hilda M at 123 Nursery Rd, Christchurch. (CorresGEOCU e-mail 4May2002). 
INFO DIRECTORY Wise Directory 1953/54 and 1955 Russell, Mrs Hilda M 385 Muritai Rd. (CorresGEOCU e-mail 4May2002). 
Note NOTE: Hilda probably moved to Christchurch in 1953/54, but her name was not properly removed from the Wise Directory for Wellington. 
DeathHilda May Farmar died 17 August 1962 in Hastings, New Zealand, at age 77. 
INFO DEATH NOTICE. RUSSELL. On Aug 17, 1962 at Hastings, Hilda May, widow of G.W. Russell, mother of Bernard Tidey. Service Mon Aug 20 1962 at Hastings Crematorium. (Dominion 18Aug 1962, p.1). 
INFO CREMATION RECORD. H.M. Russell, age 77, widow. Addr. 106 Napier Road, Havelock North. d.17Aug1962 at Knight St. Hospital, Dr. H. East. Father- Frederick Farmer, accountant. Mother Matilda Brown Farmer. Marr 1st age 28 to Bernard Tidey & 2nd age 44 to George Warren Russell both at Wellington. Born Wellington, son age 49, no dtrs. Religion CofE. Funeral 20 Aug 1962 Crematorium Chapel, Hastings. Notices in Hawkes Bay Tribune and Wellington Dominion. Ashes bur in common unmarked plot Hastings Cemetery. Informant: Bernard Tidey, 106 Napier Road, Havelock North. (CorresGEOCU e-mail 30Jun2002). 
INFO PROBATE FILE. Hilda May Russell. Napier, widow. Will, Napier Court 27 Aug 1962. . Archives ref. AAOW W3846 2085/62. File at Archives NZ Wellington. (NZSGIndex5). 
INFO WILL FILED 27 Aug 1962. Hilda May Russell, widow of Napier. Executors Willam Ronald Willis and Rodney Gerald Gallen solicitors of Napier. Bequests: one painting to Josephine Bingham, other paintings to Marcia Sheen, £500 to brother Frederick Seymour Brabazon Farmar of 24 Boolabah Road, Valley Heights, Blue Mountains, N.S.W. Residue first for support of son Alfred Constable Bernard Tidey, then to brother. Will signed 14 Jun 1962. Filed Superior Court Napier 27Aug62. (NZNapierProb P2085). 
INFO CIV REG INDEX NZ Death Russell, Hilda May, 1962 #3847 Hastings. Age 77. (CorresGEOCU e-mail 13Jun2002).