Robert Lendrum 1836 - 21/02/1871

married (1865)

Mary Elliott 1841 - 27/08/1925



Robert (3rd. son of Andrew and Mary Lendrum) 

Born: Mullaghmore county. Tyrone, Ireland.

 Robert came to New Zealand on the 18th October 1862. On the ship "Romulus"

With his cousin George, settled for a time on the Tatarariki Flat region.

Occupation:  Store keeper. (Could have been in Barrack Street, Wanganui). 

Married: Mary Elliott in St Stephens Church, Auckland, NZ. 

Mary came to New Zealand, January 12th 1862 - via Australia from Rosecerea Country Tipperary, Ireland.


Connections to the Elliott families


Died: Wanganui. Age of 35 years. Cause of death: Diarrhea.

Auckland Star. 22 February 1871.
At the Lunatic Asylum, on the '21st instant, Mr. Bobert Lendrum. The funeral will leave his late residence, Barrack street, tomorrow (Thursday), 28rd at 3 o'clock. Friends are invited to attend.


Both at Rest : St  Stephens, Symonds St, Auckland, NZ

Auckland Star. 29 August 1925,
On August 27. at her late residence. 10. Macaulay Street, Newton. Mary, wife of the late Robert Lendrum,loved mother of Miss M. Lendrum. Mrs. A. M. Sherson, and the late Robert George Lendrum. of New Plymouth.

Documents: Marriage, Death

Children: Three


 Allice Mary (Alley) 1867 - 1893 married (Dec. 1924) Edward Sherson 1867 - 1918 (Edward died in France)

.Auckland Star. 11 May 1939, 
On May 10. st Auckland Hospital, Allice Mary. beloved wife or the  Lieut.-Colonel F. sherson, and loved i mother or Eric, Elliott and Joy, and sister of Miss M. Lendrum. Mount Albert. In her seventy-third year. Service will be held at V. H. Tonirue and Sons Chapel, to-morrow (Friday) at 1.45 p.m. 
 Martha (Mattie) 22 / 2 1869 - 9 / 5 / 1951

Cutting from the Daily - Southern Cross Paper - dated 15th march 1869

Barrack Street is off Glassgow Street that runs along the west side of the Whangunui River, NZ


   Robert John George : (Big Bob) 1871 - 1918 married (1905) Ethel May Griffin 1884 - 

Line of succession; compiled by George Alexander Lendrum 1978
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line of succession