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Bennett HOOK

Bennett HOOK

Female 1809 - 1865  (56 years)

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  • Name Bennett HOOK 
    Born 29 Jan 1809  Otterden, KEN, ENG Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Passenger List 29 Aug 1840  Wellington, NZL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 5 May 1865  Tawa Flat, NZL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 57Y 
    Person ID I577  Sim Family
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2016 

    Family 1 Edward MATTHEWS 
    Children 
     1. Rachel HOOK,   b. 15 Aug 1826, Lenham, KEN, ENG Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1921, Tawa Flat, NZL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     2. Emily HOOK,   b. Dec 1834
    +3. Friend HOOK,   b. 4 Jan 1836, Lenham, KEN, ENG Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1928, 30 Worcester Street, Palmerston North, NZL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F169  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Stephen PILCHER,   b. 24 Apr 1794,   d. 25 Nov 1865  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 6 Aug 1842  Wesleyan Chapel, Manners Street, Wellington, NZL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F170  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jan 1809 - Otterden, KEN, ENG Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPassenger List - Coromandel, sailed London 10 Dec 1839. Bennett Hook, aged 29; Sempstress, Widow. - 29 Aug 1840 - Wellington, NZL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Aug 1842 - Wesleyan Chapel, Manners Street, Wellington, NZL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 57Y - 5 May 1865 - Tawa Flat, NZL Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Bennett Hook
    Bennett Hook
    Mother of Friend Hook

  • Notes 
    • Another passenger listed on the 'Coromandel's' passenger list was Bennett Mather Hook and her children, Rachael aged 12, Emily aged 8 and Friend aged 5. Stephen Pilcher married Bennett Hook in New Zealand in 1842."
      Second marriage 1842 to Bennett Mather Hook ( ? -1865) issue Ann, Sarah, Samuel, Elizabeth, Edward, Harriet, Caroline.

      Stephen Pilcher Born: 24 Apr 1794 Place: Wichling, Kent Died: 25 Nov 1865 at Porirua, New Zealand Married: 1818 to Ann Mcpharlane Born: 1790 Wichling, Kent, Died: 19 Dec 1834 Place: Wichling, Kent
      From "Following the death of Ann, Stephen decided to emigrate to New Zealand. Stephen departed England from the port at Gravesend on the 13th December 1839 arriving in New Zealand in August 1840 on the 'Coromandel'. Stephen's children, Susan aged 17, Stephen aged 11 and John aged 8, were also passengers.
    • Family links:
      Spouse:
      Stephen Pilcher (1794 - 1865)

      Children:
      Rachel Hook Taylor (1826 - 1921)*
      Friend Hook (1828 - 1928)*
      Louis Hook (1833 - 1920)*
      Annie Pilcher Poad (1843 - 1893)*
      Elizabeth Heather Pilcher Greer (1848 - 1941)*
      Edward Pilcher (1851 - 1933)*
      Harriet Pilcher Hollard (1853 - 1963)*
      Caroline Pilcher Satherley (1857 - 1929)*

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] NZ BDMs, New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs, 1865/7362 (Reliability: 3), 5 May 1865.
      Family Name: Pilcher
      Given Name: Bennett
      Age at Death: 57Y

    2. [S4] NZ BDMs, New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs, 1842/63 (Reliability: 3), 6 Aug 1842.
      Bride's Given Name: Bennett
      Bride's Family Name: Hooks (sic)
      Groom's Given Name: Stephen
      Groom's Family Name: Pilcher