1. William FRECKLINGTON  was born about 1825 in Grantham Lincolnshire England and died 10 Oct 1920 in Sanson Wellington New Zealand about age 95.
General Notes:Notes for WILLIAM FRECKLINGTON:
Abt 1825 - 1920
Came from Grantham, Lincolnshire where William was Bailiff on a farm belonging to the 'Angel Inn', Grantham. They later moved to Southampton where for several years they kept an hotel. They invested their savings in a business of Amelia's brother, a building contractor. When his business failed, they lost everything and decided to emigrate. Came to NZ on the 'Halcyon' in 1873.
They came to the Rangitikei district where they worked for some years on the Dalrymple Station and on the Heaton Park Estate. Their sons were also employed there, but went shearing to the large sheds in the district.
William married Amelia Frances SIBSEY  [MRIN: 13932], daughter of Richard SIBSEY  and Frances , about 1855 in Grantham Lincolnshire England. Amelia was born about 1830 in Grantham Lincolnshire England and died 27 Feb 1902 in Sanson Wellington New Zealand about age 72.
Children from this marriage were:
+ 2 M i. William Jack FRECKLINGTON  was born in 1856 in Grantham Lincolnshire England and died 24 Jul 1884 in Feilding Wellington New Zealand at age 28.
3 F ii. Mary Ann FRECKLINGTON  was born about 1857 in Grantham Lincolnshire England and died about 1861 in Lincoln Lincolnshire England about age 4.
+ 4 M iii. John FRECKLINGTON  was born about 1857 in Grantham Lincolnshire England and died 01 Aug 1908 in Sanson Wellington New Zealand about age 51.