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S. A. Moody

Signed family name
Moody
Signed given name
S. A.
Given address
Bluff Harbour
Sheet number
Town/Suburb
Bluff
City/Region
Southland
Notes

Biography contributed by Katherine Blakeley

Sarah Ann Price was born about 1864, possibly in England.

She came to New Zealand and she had a son in 1889.

Sarah married William James Moody, a fish and oyster dealer, on 12 February 1890 in the Invercargill Parish and when she signed the suffrage petition they were living in Bluff.

William died in 1915, he is buried in the Bluff Cemetery.

In later years Sarah moved to Napier – she married William Henry Brocklehurst, a carpenter and divorcee with a son, in 1926.

William died in 1942 and Sarah died on 25 February 1956, she was cremated and her ashes buried with William Brocklehurst in the Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland.

Sources

BDM online NZ https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/

Family Search https://www.familysearch.org

Otago Nominal Index http://marvin.otago.ac.nz

Papers Past https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz

Invercargill City Council https://icc.govt.nz

Victoria University http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/

Auckland Council https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/cemeteries

Click on sheet number to see the 1893 petition sheet this signature appeared on. Digital copies of the sheets supplied by Archives New Zealand.