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NEW ZEALAND
DECEASED PERSONS ESTATES
STAMP DUTY ASSESSMENTS
FOR FEBRUARY 1908

From - Evening Post (Wellington) - 2 March 1908 Page 3.

The largest estate of any deceased person upon which stamp duty was paid during the month of February was that of Henry Hammond of Rangitikei, whose estate was certified at 43,752; the next largest deceased estate in Wellington district was that of Catherine H Kane of 10,647. The largest in Canterbury was that of John Waller 29,814; in Gisborne that of Alex McKenzie 15,984; and in Auckland that of Sophia Hoffmann, 11,163. The list of all estates over 1000 is as follows:-

WELLINGTON
BEATTIE Elizabeth Jane 1033
CAMPBELL Jane 2319
CRESS Charles 1383
GARDNER Rebecca 2716
HAMMOND Henry 43,752
HAMMOND Henry Harold 1628
KANE Catherine H 10,647
MacKENZIE Hector 3150
MITCHELL Joseph 2105
MURRAY Robert William 2050
NEILSON Charles 2414
O'SULLIVAN Cornelius 1464
QUILL Denis 9008
TE WERA Tamati W 2135
TICEHURST Mary 1463
GISBORNE
McKENZIE Alexandra 15,884
TARANAKI
BEGGS Margaret 1136
AUCKLAND
HOFFMANN Sophia 11,163
SOUTAR Jane Elizabeth 3073
MARLBOROUGH
DAVIDSON Agnes M 2132
HUTCHESON May G 1169
NELSON
PIDGEON Eliza 1270
STARR Stephen 1120
CANTERBURY
BENNETT Margaret 4627
BLACKETT John R 4714
BURKE William M 14,372
CALCUTT Charles Edward 4988
CALLAGHAN Patrick 5767
CAMPBELL Charles 7546
CLOGGIE Amy 2039
DALE Charlotte 1888
D'AUVERGNE Lucretia Adele 1234
DOLLAN John 2107
FOX John 3909
HICKLAND William M 2593
JESSON Edward 2394
LEE Hastings M 2578
LOGAN Andrew 1213
MARCIEL Eliza Alice 1569
ORCHARD John 5600
PICKEN Margaret 1152
SNUSHALLS William 1311
WALLER John 29,814
WILLIAMSON Donald 20,500
OTAGO
BLAKELEY John 5831
KEAST Charles 2122
MACKINTOSH Thomas 3744
PEYMAN Elizabeth R 5993
WAUGH Christina 1845
SOUTHLAND
DEEGAN Patrick 1201
FITZPATRICK Daniel 1100
ROBERTSON Agnes 2078
TEVIOTDALE Peter 17,173


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