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               THE HUNDRED

                               
OF DEVONPORT                                                              

 The following list is of some 350 names of  Devonport Residents who 
                                    Left Their Mark on the District.

                    This was extracted from "The Hundred of Devonport. 
                                        A Centennial History".                            

NAMES:     COMMENTS:      DATES:

ABBOT, R.A. Architect

ALDRIDGE, E. Mayor of Devonport 1927-1930

ALDRIDGE, Ernest Councillor Devonport Borough 1923

ALISON, Ann Wife of Alexander, settled D'port 1854

ALISON, Ewen William Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

ALISON, Ewen William Mayor of Devonport 1890-1895

ALISON, Ewen William Mayor of Devonport 1902-1907

ALISON, Roderick Manager of Alison Strawberry gdns

ALLEN, John Councillor Devonport Borough 1911

AMOS, Geoffrey A L Councillor Devonport Borough 1974

AMOS, Gordon Eric Councillor Devonport Borough 1956

ANDERSON, Harry Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

ARMITAGE, Fredk Louis Councillor Devonport Borough 1915

ARMSTRONG, Gavin L Councillor Devonport Borough 1971

ASHWORTH, David Artist 1843

AVENELL, William Councillor Devonport Borough 1892

BARLOW, Wm Edward Councillor Devonport Borough 1959

BARTLEY, Alfred Councillor Devonport Borough 1921

BARTLEY, Edward Architect of many fine buildings c1885

BARTLEY, Edward Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

BARTLEY, T.M. Early settler 1853

BATES, H.L. Architect of 18 Huia Street

BAULF, Henry John Councillor Devonport Borough 1900

BEDDOES, George Flagstaff Highways board member 1867

BENNETT, Dr Employed a housekeeper at Melrose 1890c

BISHOP, Mrs. Started Salvation Army in D'port

BISS, Gordon Holm Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

BLENKARNE, Percy Cecil Councillor Devonport Borough 1942

BOND, Stephen Councillor Devonport Borough 1923

BOND, William Councillor Devonport Borough 1891

BRADLEY, Ian Leslie S Councillor Devonport Borough 1983

BRASH, Claude William Councillor Devonport Borough 1956

BROOKES, George Harvey Councillor Devonport Borough 1896

BROWN, W. Carrier of Devonport 1924

BROWN, William Hoile Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

BROWNE, Charles Morgan Councillor Devonport Borough 1927

BRYSON, Hedda Edited NZ Women's Weekly

BUCHANAN, John Wm Les Councillor Devonport Borough 1947

BUCHANAN, Martha Memento in Water Colour of school

BUDDLE, T. Rev Opened Methodist Chapel 1865

BURGESS, Edward Wm Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

BURGESS, I. Arrived Devonport in 1853

BURNETT, John Douglas Councillor Devonport Borough 1959

BURNS, Sister Mary Taught in Mt Victoria

BURRETT, A.L. Builder in Devonport

CAMERON, Allan George Councillor Devonport Borough 1980

CAMERON, Richard Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

CAMP, Henry Huia Councillor Devonport Borough 1956

CAMPBELL, Henry Archie Councillor Devonport Borough 1927

CAMPBELL, Wm Scott Councillor Devonport Borough 1925

CAMPLIN, Geoffrey M Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

CARMODY, Mary Stanisla Sister- from Queensland

CARNACHAN, Robert 1st Headmaster Vauxhall School 1919

CARNAHAN, Peter Councillor Devonport Borough 1968

CARR, Mr Of Official Bay. Built "The Phoenix" 1860's

CASSELLS-BROWN, Wm. Councillor Devonport Borough 1929

CLUETT, Isabel M Former pupil at Devonport School

COBLEY, William Original owner of Vauxhall gardens

COCHRANE, Samuel Leading citizen 1880's

COGAN,Jack Blacksmith 1880

COLEMAN, Don North Shore Cricket Club member

COLEMAN, Percy Motor Cyclist racer 1929

CONSIDINE, Thomas Councillor Devonport Borough 1909

COOPER, Tom Made pottery & drainage pipes 1930

COWIE, Jack North Shore Cricket Club member

CRANCH, Thos Wakeham Councillor Devonport Borough 1907

CREETH, Geo Annear Councillor Devonport Borough 1896

CUMMING, W.A. Architect

CUNNINGHAM, P All Black

CURTAYNE, James Councillor Devonport Borough 1931

DACRE, Ces North Shore Cricket Club member

DACRE, Charles Craven born 1848 Sydney.

DACRE, Charles Craven Councillor Devonport Borough 1903

DEADY, J.F. Devonport Borough Engineer 1980-

DEAN, Mrs Founded Cheltenham College

DENNIS, A.H. Devonport Borough Engineer 1969-1979

DINSDALE, S. Town Clerk Devonport 1886-1898

DOWDY, .J. Builder in Devonport

DRAFFIN, M.K. Architect

DROUGHT, John Donald G Councillor Devonport Borough 1944

DUDER, Robert H Councillor Devonport Borough 1887

DUDER, Thomas Signalmaster c1843

DUDER, Thomas John Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

DUNN, Michael Judged art competition 1973 1973

DUNNING, James Councillor Devonport Borough 1896

DUTTON, Edmund Councillor Devonport Borough 1894

EAGLES, Ralph Oliver Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

EDGCUMBE, George V Councillor Devonport Borough 1903

ELLISDON, Fredk Joseph Councillor Devonport Borough 1925

EMIRALDI, Capt George Photo on paddle box of ferry 1880c

ENRIGHT, Timothy Carr Councillor Devonport Borough 1927

ENTRICAN, James C Councillor Devonport Borough 1895

EYRE, Fred Tempest Councillor Devonport Borough 1929

FAIRFAX, Admiral C in C, opened Caliope Dock 16/2/1888

FALLA, George Councillor Devonport Borough 1929

FARQUHASSON, Colin Councillor Devonport Borough 1931

FERGUSON, Algar Walton Councillor Devonport Borough 1953

FIELDER, Captain Victoria Road,

FIGG, Henry Farmer and settler c1848

FLETCHER, Israel John Councillor Devonport Borough 1917

FORD, Ernest Geo Robt Councillor Devonport Borough 1905

FORD, Mrs E. Tearooms King Edward Parade 1920

FRANKLYN, Mrs Headmistress Private Girls' School

FRANTZEN, Christine P Councillor Devonport Borough 1977

FRASER, Margaret Edith Councillor Devonport Borough 1980

FROUDE, Robert Henry Councillor Devonport Borough 1907

FURLONG, Father 1933

GALBRAITH, David R.S. Analytical Chemist 1904

GANNON, Lockie Councillor Devonport Borough 1911

GASCOIGNE, Jas Kendall Councillor Devonport Borough 1911

GEATH, Alex Tobacconist 1880

GILFEDDER, T.P. Secretary of the Welfare Assn 1933

GITTOS. E.S. Builder in Devonport

GLENNY, Joseph Councillor Devonport Borough 1889

GODFREY, Lieut Surgeon in HMS URGENT 1884

GOUDIE, W.R. Founder member Ass Footbal Club 1886

GRAHAM, Jas Bannatyne Councillor Devonport Borough 1903

GRAHAME, P.R. Builder in Devonport

GRANT, Kelvin Charles Councillor Devonport Borough 1974

GREEN, Samuel Swanton Councillor Devonport Borough 1935

GRIBBEN, George Arthur Councillor Devonport Borough 1907

GRIFFITHS, A.T. Devonport Borough Engineer 1922-1968

GUINNESS, Wyndham G Councillor Devonport Borough 1909

HAMMOND, Fredk James Councillor Devonport Borough 1892

HAMMOND, James Flagstaff Highways board member 1867

HAMMOND, James Arrived in Devonport pre 1853

HAMMOND, Thomas Arrived Devonport in 1853 1853

HANDLEY, William Councillor Devonport Borough 1896

HANDLEY, William Mayor of Devonport 1907-1915

HANSEN, Paul Proposed Introduced Electric Trams 1894

HARDY, George Douglas Councillor Devonport Borough 1931

HARFORD, Roy North Shore Cricket Club member

HARNETT, George Councillor Devonport Borough 1931

HARRIS, Mervyn Toyne B Councillor Devonport Borough 1959

HARRISON & FOSTER Surveyors c1900

HARRISON, John Wm. Councillor Devonport Borough 1901

HARTY, Joseph Kew Councillor Devonport Borough 1913

HARVEY, Alexander Councillor Devonport Borough 1895

HENDERSON, Albert Jas Councillor Devonport Borough 1968

HENDERSON, John Councillor Devonport Borough 1913

HENDERSON,J. Mayor of Devonport 1916-1919

HENRICKSON, Sylvester Councillor Devonport Borough 1979

HEYWOOD, E.H. Rev Schoolmaster 1856

HIRSCH, Richard Teller Judge of art competition 1973 1973

HISLOP, John Councillor Devonport Borough 1923

HISLOP,J. Mayor of Devonport 1930-1931

HOBBS-JONES, Thos Chas Councillor Devonport Borough 1935

HOLLYER, Wendy Councillor Devonport Borough 1977

HOLMES, James Greengrocer 1880

HOLMES, John Boat builder 1863

HORROCKS, Virginia J O Councillor Devonport Borough 1980

HOWITT, William King Councillor Devonport Borough 1915

HUME, Neil Hamilton Councillor Devonport Borough 1968

HUTCHINGS, Hubert John Councillor Devonport Borough 1931

HUTCHINSON, Mrs Doris Gave up croquet at age 85

JACKA, Ronald Thomas Councillor Devonport Borough 1965

JACKSON, E. Mayor of Devonport 1968-1973

JACKSON, Edwin Councillor Devonport Borough 1949

JACKSON, Mary Councillor Devonport Borough 1965

JARVIE, Albert Alfred Councillor Devonport Borough 1947

JARVIS, John Grocer 1880

JENKINS, W. Photo of him on ferry 1n 1880's 1880's

JOHNSON, Fred Son of Blacksmith

JOHNSON, K.R. Town Clerk Devonport 1967-1974

JOHNSTONE, B All Black

JOUGHIN, Alfred Wilson Councillor Devonport Borough 1941

JOUGHIN, Ann Patricia Councillor Devonport Borough 1977

KEELY, Robt. Herbert S Councillor Devonport Borough 1974

KENNEDY, Miss Helen Assistant Librarian 1954

KENNY, Mary Josephine Sister of St Leo's- died 1938

KIBBLEWHITE, R.W. Architect

KINDER, John Early artist

KING, H.S.W. Mayor of Devonport 1919-1923

KNIGHT,Gordon Noel L Councillor Devonport Borough 1941

KREFT, Captain Ran ferry 1860

LAISHLEY, Rev, Richard Congregational Minister

LAMONT, Thomas Councillor Devonport Borough 1915

LAMONT, Thomas Mayor of Devonport 1923-1927

LANGLEY, David Joe F Councillor Devonport Borough 1941

LANKHAM, George Councillor Devonport Borough 1891

le BAILLY, Hemi Jean Councillor Devonport Borough 1889

LEES, W.L. Formed North Shore Rugby Club 1873

LENNARD, H. Greengrocer 1880

LITTLE, Ernest Hawkins Councillor Devonport Borough 1921

LLOYD, Arthur Councillor Devonport Borough 1913

LOGAN, Jas Builder in Devonport

LOGAN, Robert jnr Councillor Devonport Borough 1899

LOVETT, Joyce Alwyn Councillor Devonport Borough 1974

LUXFORD, Samuel Watkin Councillor Devonport Borough 1919

LYON, Simon Henry Councillor Devonport Borough 1927

MABEE,Milton Grosvenor Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

MACDUFF, Robt Sinclair Councillor Devonport Borough 1983

MACGREGOR, Alexander Councillor Devonport Borough 1938

MacGUINNESS, Mrs Dressmaker 1880

MACKEY, Samuel Cochrane Councillor Devonport Borough 1893

MACKY, J.C. Mayor of Devonport 1896-1901

MACKY, Joseph Councillor Devonport Borough 1891

MACLEAN, D. Town Clerk Devonport 1958-1967

MACLEAN, Wm Fredk M Councillor Devonport Borough 1933

MAINGAY, Cam North Shore Cricket Club member

MAINGAY, Cameron T Councillor Devonport Borough 1980

MAINLAND, Syd Hocky Coach

MANNING, John Wilfred Councillor Devonport Borough 1974

MARKS, Oliver Wilbert Councillor Devonport Borough 1925

MARSDEN, Ernest David L Councillor Devonport Borough 1980

MASON, Frank Ernest Councillor Devonport Borough 1901

MASON, Philip Hawe Councillor Devonport Borough 1889

MASON, Thomas Councillor Devonport Borough 1938

MASSEY, Arthur Councillor Devonport Borough 1941

MASSEY, Israel Councillor Devonport Borough 1925

MASSEY, Wm Bancroft Councillor Devonport Borough 1962

MATTHEWS, Miss Headmistress Private Girls' School

MAY, R.G. Mayor of Devonport 1941-1944

MAYS, Henry Founding father of Devonport

MAYS, James Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

MAYS, Oliver Schoolteacher/Shopkeeper/Postmaster

MAYS, Oliver Councillor Devonport Borough 1892

MAYS, Roy Peard Henry Councillor Devonport Borough 1953

McCALLUM, A. Rev Presbyterian Minister 1889

McCALLUM, Rev Presbyterian Minster 1889

McCULLUM, Patrick Wm Councillor Devonport Borough 1907

McDERMOTT, J.L. Town Clerk Devonport 1974-

McDONALD, Angus Councillor Devonport Borough 1935

McKAY,J. Builder in Devonport

McKENZIE, Captain Commande Militis at Devonport 1902

McKENZIE, George Councillor Devonport Borough 1907

McLAREN, P. Farmer and settler c1848

McLEAN, Duncan William Councillor Devonport Borough 1905

MEIKLE, Hugh F-Wheir Councillor Devonport Borough 1933

MEIKLE, J.F.W. Mayor of Devonport 1931-1941

MEIKLEJOHN, Alfred W.D Councillor Devonport Borough 1931

MELVILLE, R.N. Auctioneer

MICHAELS, Ralph Thomas Councillor Devonport Borough 1921

MILLER, J.R. Mayor of Devonport 1944-1950

MILLS, Stephen James Councillor Devonport Borough 1974

MILNE, Sister Jessie Two Hospitals "Cotswold"&"Pentlands

MITCHELL, Robert Councillor Devonport Borough 1896

MORRIS, Harry Councillor Devonport Borough 1938

MORRISON, Ross North Shore Cricket Club member

MORTIMER, F. Town Clerk Devonport 1915-1918

MULHOLLAND, Mr Architect

MULLIONS, T Coulthard Architect

MURDOCH, Chas Primrose Councillor Devonport Borough 1902

MYERS, Mrs Started Salvation Army in Devonport

NAPIER, Wm Esmond L Councillor Devonport Borough 1925

NICCOL, George Grandson of Henry NICCOL

NICCOL, Henry Flagstaff Highways board member 1867

NICCOL, Malcolm Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

NICCOL, Malcolm Mayor of Devonport 1895-1896

NICCOL, Malcolm Mayor of Devonport 1901-1902

NICCOL, Malcom Mayor of Devonport 1886-1890

NIXON, Adam Councillor Devonport Borough 1912

NOLAN, Robert H Formed North Shore Rugby Club 1873

NORRIS, Peter Charles Councillor Devonport Borough 1971

O'LEARY, Gael Artist 1983

O'NEILL, James Granted land in 1880's 1880's

OLIVER, William Arrived in Devonport pre 1853

OSBORNE, Edward John Councillor Devonport Borough 1905

PALMER, Jim Hockey half back

PALMER, Miss Sadie First Lady Librarian at Devonport 1954

PALMER, Thomas Henry Councillor Devonport Borough 1919

PARSON, W. Operated horse drawn buses 1900

PARSONS, Andy Blacksmith of Clreance Street c1860

PARSONS, Desmond Cliff Councillor Devonport Borough 1962

PARSONS, William Councillor Devonport Borough 1911

PATERSON, Daniel B Architect

PEARCE, Geo Edwd V Councillor Devonport Borough 1919

PETERSON, Thomas Architect

PHILCOX, William Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

PHILLIPS, Pierce Headmaster of Devonport School 18691869

PHILSON Wm John W Councillor Devonport Borough 1901

PICKFORD, Alick M Councillor Devonport Borough 1913

PICKFORD, Alick M Mayor of Devonport 1915-1916

PILKINGTON, Christina Councillor Devonport Borough 1947

PILKINGTON, Wm Andrew Councillor Devonport Borough 1919

PITTS, Henry Councillor Devonport Borough 1886

PITTS, Hiram Builder 1866

PLAYER, Allen S Councillor Devonport Borough 1931

POLLARD, Mrs Founded Ngataringa Bay Tennis Club

PRENDERGAST, Mary C Sister - taught in Mt Victoria

PRITCHARD, Michael H Councillor Devonport Borough 1971

QUARTLEY, Arthur G Councillor Devonport Borough 1911

QUICK, George of the Bear Gardens

RAINS, Catherine Maud Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

RAINS, Miss Kay WW2 Women's Auxiliary Service

RAVENHILL, Geo Wright Councillor Devonport Borough 1909

REED, John Provided first ferry c 1845

RICHARDS, Alan North Shore Cricket Club member

ROBB, Edwin John Councillor Devonport Borough 1953

ROBINSN, Coombridge Bootseller 1880

ROBINSON, H. Rhodes Architect

RUSH, Miss Headmistress Private Girls' School

SCOTT, Verdun North Shore Cricket Club member

SCOTT, William Family Butcher

SEAGAR, Robt Wm George Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

SEEYLE,J,H, Mayor of Devonport 1965-1968

SHARPE, Alfred Artist 1850

SHAW, Freda Born Ingleside & Schooled there

SHEEHAN, Patrick James Councillor Devonport Borough 1927

SHEEHAN, Patrick James Mayor of Devonport 1973-1980

SHEEHAN,Patrick George Councillor Devonport Borough 1968

SIBBIN, James Strated a publishing office 1896

SMITH, Charles Joseph Councillor Devonport Borough 1915

SMITH, Sholto Architect

SMITH, Thomas Edwin Councillor Devonport Borough 1983

SNOW, Robert Lieut Appointed Signalman 1841

SOMERFIELD, J.F. Commissioned "The Devonport" c1870

SOUSTER, Fred Architect 1910-

SPINLEY, L. Stationer 1880

SPINLEY, Robt Arthur Councillor Devonport Borough 1919

STEVENS, Fredk Sedgwic Mayor of Devonport 1959-1965

STEVENS, Fredk Sedwick Councillor Devonport Borough 1950

STEVENSON, Chas Lanham Councillor Devonport Borough 1921

STEWART, Mrs Bessie Organised Pres Church Concerts

STONE, Walter Samuel Councillor Devonport Borough 1915

SUCKLING, Eustace E Councillor Devonport Borough 1978

SULLIVAN, Patrick John Councillor Devonport Borough 1982

SUTHERLAND, Eric Roy Councillor Devonport Borough 1965

SWAN, Mrs Henry of Carisbrooke Flats

TANNER, B Town Clerk Devonport 1886-

TAPPER, Alfred John Councillor Devonport Borough 1911

TAYLOR, George Signalman Mt Victoria 1905-1923

TAYLOR, John Councillor Devonport Borough 1909

TAYLOR, William Perry Councillor Devonport Borough 1918

THOMPSON, Frederick Gus Councillor Devonport Borough 1916

TITCHENER, Wray Davies Councillor Devonport Borough 1971

TITCHENER, Wray Davies Mayor of Devonport 1980-

TREVITHICK, Cecil Architect

TUNEWELL, Wreford U Councillor Devonport Borough 1905

WALKER, John Atkinson Councillor Devonport Borough 1900

WALKER, Samuel Councillor Devonport Borough 1925

WALLACE, John Rev first Presbyterian minster 1866

WALSH, Thomas Councillor Devonport Borough 1927

WATT, James Dickson Councillor Devonport Borough 1959

WEBB, Rodwell Alfred Councillor Devonport Borough 1965

WEBSTER, J.C. Town Clerk Devonport 1898-1910

WEBSTER, John Groom Councillor Devonport Borough 1913

WHITTAKER, F.J. Founder member Ass Football Club 1886

WILCOX, Ronald Henry Councillor Devonport Borough 1962

WILDING, Henry Councillor Devonport Borough 1907

WILSON, A.E. Town Clerk Devonport 1924-1958

WILSON, J. Town Clerk Devonport 1910-1915

WILSON, J. Town Clerk Devonport 1918-1924

WOODALL, C.F. Mayor of Devonport 1950-1959

WOODALL, Joseph Councillor Devonport Borough 1915

WOODHOUSE, Frederick Flagstaff Highways board member 1867

WORRALL, Kay Nui Councillor Devonport Borough 1974

WOULDES, Sydney M Councillor Devonport Borough 1958

WRIGHT, Joseph Patrick Councillor Devonport Borough 1915

WYNWARD, Robert Councillor Devonport Borough 1893

YATES, Reginald Napier Councillor Devonport Borough 1944