- Born: 27 Sep 1856, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
- Marriage: Elizabeth GROOBY on 6 Aug 1878 in St. Thomas's, Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand
- Died: 13 Oct 1940, Awapuni, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand at age 84
- Buried: Ashhurst Cemetery, Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand
Cause of his death was Coronary Thrombosis.
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation. Farmer
Frederick married Elizabeth GROOBY, daughter of Francis GROOBY and Mary Jane LEWIS, on 6 Aug 1878 in St. Thomas's, Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand. (Elizabeth GROOBY was born in 1861, died on 5 Apr 1931 in Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand and was buried in Ashhurst Cemetery, Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand.)
Witnesses: Ellen Grooby
Extracts from Early Nelson Paper
Marriage. 6 August 1878. at St Thomas ,Motueka. by Rev.S.Poole.Frederick JENNINGS of Motueka to Elizabeth youngest daughter of F.GROOBY.
Marriage. 6 August 1878. St Thomas Church. by Rev S.POOLE. FrederickJENNINGS of Motueka to Elizabeth , daughter of Edward Grooby ,Pangatotara
Information from marriage certificate:
Frederick JENNINGS, (21) Farmer.
Elizabeth GROOBY, (17), Spinster.
Date : 6th August 1878.
At: St Thomas's Church , Motueka.
Alex HUNTER , Labourer , Takaka.
Minister : Samuel POOLE