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MACKENZIE, Donald Blair interviewed by Ann McKenzie

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Identifier: H0104
Overview In this interview Donald recalls family history dating back to Great Grandparents and the history of their/his property at Greenbush, his own early life and family life and education. After leaving school he went to shearing school and took over the running of the family farm with his brother Robert. He tells of the various farming practices during this time. The family was eventually sold to his son Scott.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2012-2013

WILLIAMSON, Margery interviewed by Rebecca Amundsen

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Identifier: H0130
Overview In this interview Margery covers family history from her Grandparents forward. She tells of her childhood, siblings, growing up, friends and education. She shares memories of school days, teachers, favourite subjects, friends and attending Salvation Army Church. Margery left school at 13 and a half and gained employment at Strang’s first making jelly then making tins and gives some detail of this. She also talks of ration books and how they worked during the war. She left Strang’s after working...
Dates: 2012

SELBIE, Helen Audrey interviewed by Jenny Campbell

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Identifier: H0105
Overview In this interview Helen talks of her family history, life and education in Australia and her family’s love of music and her passion for ballet. She also looks at her sibling’s careers and marriages and her own career in physiotherapy. She then talks of her own marriage, children, life on the farm, farming practice and crops grown e.g. Fescue seed, Cockswood Grass, Red Clover and the planting of a forestry block. Helen also looks at her husband John’s family history and her social life centred...
Dates: 2013

Abstract of Helen Audrey SELBIE, 2020

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Identifier: H01050002
Abstract Interviewee: HELEN AUDREY SELBIEInterviewer: JENNY CAMPBELLAbstractor: Barbara GillamTrack 10.35 Born Helen Audrey Collis-Brown. Married name Selbie. DOB 30.4.19202.18 Born in Bairnsdale, Gippsland in Victoria, Australia. Father was a magistrate3.16 She had 4 sisters and 1 brother.4.15 Mother was VIOLET BERGER. Father was GEORGE HENRY BROWN5.00 Father added COLLIS to his name after being asked...
Dates: 2020

Abstract of Gwenith Dawn (Gwen) ARONSEN, 2020

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Identifier: H01750002
Abstract GWENITH DAWN ARONSENInterviewer: Rebecca AmundsenAbstracter: Robyn PowleyInterview: 24 October 2012DISC 1: TRACK 100:01 Interview introduction – GWEN ARONSEN – EASTSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH – father ERIC WINDER – mother RUTH WINDER – father’s work RURAL MAIL CONTRACTOR – No 5 RD INVERCARGILL – TOKANUI – MATAURA ISLAND – FORTROSE – cars CHEVS – SINGERS – PEUGEOTS – Details02:45 Father born in INVERCARGILL – Mother EVELYN RUTH...
Dates: 2020

Abstract of Donald Blair McKENZIE, 2020

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Identifier: H01040002
Abstract Donald Blair McKenzieInterviewer Ann Mckenzie Abstractor: Barbara Gillam Session 1: 12 March 2012TRACK 1-0.50 DOB 27.10.1940.-1.43 Father DONALD BLAIR MCKENZIE dob 7.12.1900. Farmer.-2.20 Mother MOANA ANNIE MCKENZIE TRACK 2-0.10 Mother's DOB was 4.2.1910. Was a dressmaker before getting married.-0.50 3 other Children; COLIN dob 6.3.1943, ROSS dob 3.7.1944 and CATHERINE...
Dates: 2020