|Posted on Sunday, August 04, 2002 - 10:30 pm: |
Does anyone have any information regarding the emmigration of the Drake family from England to New Zealand? My husand is sure he is a descendant of Sir Bernard Drake. I am not sure where to track back.
|Posted on Wednesday, July 16, 2003 - 11:15 am: |
Hi there....my family features Drakes and am researching in England I doubt I have an 'anonymous Drake' in my New Zealand family but there may be skeletons in the closet LOL Anyway this is my line: from Walthamstow Essex England
Walter John Drake married Harriet Bassano
b. 1855 b.1858 (Suffolk, Sudbury)
- Walter 1884
- Joseph 1887
- Mary 1889
- Edith 1891
- Phillip 1896
- Daniel Parker 1898 married Rose Marguerite HAWKINS (my maternal g'parents)
- William 1902? married Gladys HAWKINS
BOTH DANIEL AND WILLIAM and wives/family came to Auckland in 1920's ..