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Waikumete’s Cemetery, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Waikumete’s Cemetery
New Zealand

photo of Waikumete’s Cemetery

Waikumete’s Cemetery, Auckland

Notes about this cemetery

The GPR holds 1161 grave and 3600 person records for this cemetery.

Caroline Church photographed and indexed this cemetery.

The status of the photographing of this cemetery is 10% complete.

There have been 545 requests for photographs from this cemetery.

The largest cemetery in New Zealand, with over 70,000 burials. The first photo set is mainly of older burials, those with multiple names, and of badly damaged/deteriorating headstones. I am happy to photograph by request, and will be adding additional photos regularly. Full burial records available for searching: Between 1876 and 1881 a total of 228 acres of vacant land close to the Whau River was reserved by the Crown as a site for a public cemetery. In 1886 this piece of land became the public cemetery known as "Waikomiti". The new cemetery was the result of a pressing need to replace the Symonds Street Cemetery, and was officially opened in 1886. Waikumete Cemetery and Crematorium now covers an area of 107.7222 hectares and since 1908 has served as the main cemetery for the Auckland Region. It is the largest cemetery in New Zealand and one of the largest in the Southern Hemisphere. The Cemetery was administered by the Auckland City Council from 1886 until 1989 when control was passed to the Waitakere City Council. Other useful material:

The latest details for this cemetery were added on 23 December 2011

Grave Monument Photographs

Below are the names that appear on the photographs or records held by the GPR for Waikumete’s Cemetery, Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

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The ages given on monuments are often incorrect and so dates of birth should be consided as probable rather than actual. Please also note that all ages and dates of birth in red have been calculated and are not on the monument.

The view statistics shown below are from 8 Jan 2014 when collection of these statistics started. surnamefull namerelationshipbirth
ageGPR ref.
1Gran first name on this monument1953176282

2John first name on this monument1850190454177287
Rose wife of John

3Myrtle first name on this monument177299

4Norah first name on this monument176762

5A gBrowne A gfirst name on this monument1899191920176951
Browne E cbrother of Browne A g1889197081
Browne H mbrother of Browne A g1894191824
Browne Jbrother of Browne A g1892191725
Browne W hbrother of Browne A g1890191727

6AbercrombieClara M Abercrombiefirst name on this monument1877191841176447

7AbrahamJohn Watkin Abrahamfirst name on this monument1870190838176321

8AdamsBob Adamsfirst name on this monument1867188821176598
James Adamsfather of Bob Adams

9AdamsonJohn W Adamsonfirst name on this monument1845191570176968
Catherine McFarlanddaughter of John W Adamson1861192867
Lydia Adamsonwife of John W Adamson1825191287

10AitkenHannah M Aitkenfirst name on this monument1880192646177395
J Aitkenhusband of Hannah M Aitken

11AlexanderHugh Alexanderfirst name on this monument1817189679176807
Mary Alexanderwife of Hugh Alexander1832190270

12AlgarGary Anthony Algarfirst name on this monument1955177063

13AllenAlexander Allenfirst name on this monument1878192850176250
Jane Allen1838193496
Woolsey Allen1875195681
Woolsey Allen1848193082

14AndersonCatherine Isabell Andersonfirst name on this monument1924176945
William John Andersonhusband of Catherine Isabell Anderson1936

15AndrewsBertha Andrewsfirst name on this monument176340

16AndrewsChristie Andrewsfirst name on this monument1857191053177246

17AndrijinToma Talijancich Andrijinfirst name on this monument1892192735176624

18AngoveSophia Elizabeth Angovefirst name on this monument1857193275177256

19AppletonRuby Appletonfirst name on this monument1906193529177181
Colleen Appletondaughter of Ruby Appleton
Eric Appletonhusband of Ruby Appleton
Ron Appletonson of Ruby Appleton

20ArcherHarry Archerfirst name on this monument1886192842177103
Maud Archerwife of Harry Archer1898194143

21ArchibaldRobert Archibaldfirst name on this monument1861190342176644
John Archibaldson of Robert Archibald1896194852
Robert Archibaldson of Robert Archibald1888194759
Thomas Knight Archibaldson of Robert Archibald1893194249
Annie Archibaldwife of Robert Archibald1859193374

22ArmourAnnie Jean Armourfirst name on this monument1917193518177407
W Armourfather of Annie Jean Armour
A Armourmother of Annie Jean Armour

23ArmstrongThomas Armstrongfirst name on this monument1822189674177269
Agnes Beatrice Armstrongdaughter of Thomas Armstrong1865193974
Angeline Theresa Philpot
Howard John Philpot1855191257
Sarah Armstrongwife of Thomas Armstrong1823190582

24ArnerichJoseph Arnerichfirst name on this monument1899196465177027
Marica Arnerichdaughter of Joseph Arnerich
Regina Arnerichdaughter of Joseph Arnerich
George Arnerichson of Joseph Arnerich
Ivanica Mary Arnerichwife of Joseph Arnerich1909199990

25AshRichard Ashfirst name on this monument1874195076176314
Sarah Ashdaughter of Richard Ash1876193256
James Ash1877195780
Mary Ash1877195881
Annie Ashwife of Richard Ash1843190461

26AshdownBrian Sydney Ashdownfirst name on this monument194019455176973
S O Ashdownfather of Brian Sydney Ashdown
L W Ashdownmother of Brian Sydney Ashdown

27AsherAlbert David Te Arterau Asherfirst name on this monument1902191311176457

28AshtonThomas Atherton Ashtonfirst name on this monument1853193885176594
Alan Makepeace Ashtonson of Thomas Atherton Ashton189118921
Norman Ashtonson of Thomas Atherton Ashton1881191736
Elizabeth Eleanor Ashtonwife of Thomas Atherton Ashton1852193179

29AspdenHenry Aspdenfirst name on this monument1828189264177329
Annie Sesson Aspdendaughter of Henry Aspden1918
Elizabeth Sessons Aspdendaughter of Henry Aspden1887190619
Margaret Aspdendaughter of Henry Aspden1889191526
Mary Ann Aspdendaughter of Henry Aspden8
Anna Aspdendaughter-in-law of Henry Aspden
Sarah A Aspdendaughter-in-law of Henry Aspden
Fanny Aspdengrand daughter of Henry Aspden
Arthur Aspdengrand son of Henry Aspden
William Henry Aspdengrand son of Henry Aspden1892
Alfred Aspdenson of Henry Aspden
Ernest J Aspdenson of Henry Aspden2
Henry Aspdenson of Henry Aspden1861192867
Alice Aspdenwife of Henry Aspden1830190575

30AspinallErnest Edwin Aspinallfirst name on this monument1868189729177222
Edith Aspinallwife of Ernest Edwin Aspinall

31AstenDorothy Astenfirst name on this monument1905192722176293
Alice Lillian Taylorson of Dorothy Asten1913193421

32AstleyCicely Astleyfirst name on this monument1836190468176377
Samuel Tatton Astleydaughter-in-law of Cicely Astley1876195680
Elijah Astleyhusband of Cicely Astley1833190572
Alice Louise Astley1944
Ellen Astley1859193778
Eric Henry Astley1894191521
Frank Astley1873195582
George Whittle Astley1946
Hannah Astley1862194684
John Edward Astley18611962101
Katrina Elizabeth Astley1864195288
Lidda Astley1962
Malcolm Penguin Astley1879197192
Muriel Astley1880197090
William Astley1867194780
Alfred Ernest Harding
Margaret Harding1870196292
Catherine McMurtie1865194883
R T W Speirs1916198266
Lucy Jane Astleyson of Cicely Astley1873193764

33AtayaGeorge Elias Atayafirst name on this monument1911199786177050
Janice Atayadaughter of George Elias Ataya
Karena Atayadaughter of George Elias Ataya
Michael Atayason of George Elias Ataya
Helena Jameli Atayawife of George Elias Ataya

34AtkinsMary Atkinsfirst name on this monument1846190862177067
E C Atkinshusband of Mary Atkins

35AveryCharles Averyfirst name on this monument1831189160176748
Anna Averydaughter of Charles Avery1942
Mary Jane Averydaughter of Charles Avery1943
Elizabeth Averywife of Charles Avery1836190973

36BachRaymond Bachfirst name on this monument190219097176849
Gordon Bachbrother of Raymond Bach
Percy Bachfather of Raymond Bach
Maud Bachmother of Raymond Bach
Elma Bachson of Raymond Bach

37BaggottJames Baggottfirst name on this monument1841190665176671
Johanna Lloydson of James Baggott

38BagleyJessie Veronica Bagleyfirst name on this monument1869192960177300
John Thomas Bagleyhusband of Jessie Veronica Bagley1862193775
Edward St Clare Bagleyson of Jessie Veronica Bagley1895195863
John Joseph Bagleyson of Jessie Veronica Bagley1919

39BaileyJohn Baileyfirst name on this monument1860192565176493
Ivan Bailey191819202

40BakerErnest George Bakerfirst name on this monument192319329176685

41BakerJames George Bakerfirst name on this monument1835188651176259

42BaldwinLeslie L Baldwinfirst name on this monument1890191929176475
Edwin Baldwinbrother of Leslie L Baldwin1917

43BalichJohn Balichfirst name on this monument1919197152177309
Katica Balichwife of John Balich1914196753

44BanecevichIvan Banecevichfirst name on this monument1886197690177033
Manda Banecevichwife of Ivan Banecevich1914200591

45BarkMargaret Barkfirst name on this monument1869189324176755
Alexander Aitonbrother of Margaret Bark1880191838
Thomas Aitonfather of Margaret Bark1852192472
William Barkhusband of Margaret Bark
Sarah Warwick Aitonmother of Margaret Bark1851190857

46BarkerEllen Barkerfirst name on this monument1866190236176721
James Barkerhusband of Ellen Barker
Arthur Barkerson of Ellen Barker1892190412

47BarkerEmily Ann Barkerfirst name on this monument1918176985
John Barkerhusband of Emily Ann Barker

48BarnabyAnnie Barnabyfirst name on this monument1868193971176381
Anne Barnaby83
Thomas Barnaby87

49BartlettFrancis Richard Bartlettfirst name on this monument1857189134176783

50BartlettWalter George Bartlettfirst name on this monument1880192646177227
Nancy Carole Bartlett193419362
Violet May Bartlettwife of Walter George Bartlett

51BartonHenry Bartonfirst name on this monument1819188667176772
Jane Bartonwife of Henry Barton1826189064

52BartulovichFaustin Roko Bartulovichfirst name on this monument1912200290177025
Gloria Bartulovichdaughter of Faustin Roko Bartulovich
Jure Bartulovichfather of Faustin Roko Bartulovich
Vice Bartulovichmother of Faustin Roko Bartulovich
Dennis Bartulovichson of Faustin Roko Bartulovich
George Bartulovichson of Faustin Roko Bartulovich
Vinnie Bartulovichson of Faustin Roko Bartulovich
Marica Bartulovichwife of Faustin Roko Bartulovich

53BartulovichIvan George Bartulovichfirst name on this monument1874191238176630
Pauline Pitadaughter of Ivan George Bartulovich
Henry Pitason-in-law of Ivan George Bartulovich
Alice Moore Bartulovichwife of Ivan George Bartulovich1881194867

54BatemanThomas Batemanfirst name on this monument1852191765176604
Ada Stewartdaughter of Thomas Bateman1897194144
Harry Batemanson of Thomas Bateman1891191625
Sarah Batemanwife of Thomas Bateman1934

55BattersbyRichard Battersbyfirst name on this monument1880192747176781
Jack Osmond Battersbyson of Richard Battersby1919194324
Sarah Battersbywife of Richard Battersby

56BauernSarah Malyon Bauernfirst name on this monument1871192756176609
Alfred E G Bauernhusband of Sarah Malyon Bauern

57BawdenWilliam James Bawdenfirst name on this monument1862191250176456

58BeachCharlotte Beachfirst name on this monument1856189943176580
Katie Beachdaughter of Charlotte Beach1876189014
Thomas Beachhusband of Charlotte Beach1825191186
Thomas Beachson of Charlotte Beach188718881

59BeadleEleanor Beadlefirst name on this monument1838189658177267
W H Beadlehusband of Eleanor Beadle

60BealingFrancis Walters Bealingfirst name on this monument1896191923177070
Ernest Charles Bealingbrother of Francis Walters Bealing1894191723
Frederick John Bealingfather of Francis Walters Bealing1852192977
Martha Jane Bealingmother of Francis Walters Bealing1863192057

61BeaneyAdam Dyson Beaneyfirst name on this monument1832189462176773
Annie Beaneydaughter of Adam Dyson Beaney1862193068
Sarah Beaneywife of Adam Dyson Beaney1824190783

62BeardRosetta Beardfirst name on this monument1866195387177277
Albert Beardbrother of Rosetta Beard1884196379
Peter Beardbrother of Rosetta Beard1855194489
William Beardbrother of Rosetta Beard1892192432
Agnes Beardson of Rosetta Beard1896
Myrtle Beardson of Rosetta Beard1888195466

63BeazleyWilliam H Beazleyfirst name on this monument1814191096177211
Elizabeth Beazleywife of William H Beazley1844192177

64BeckettSophia Beckettfirst name on this monument1854194187176958
Alison Margery Beckett1919199980
Gilbert Conboy Beckett1881196988
Mary Torrance Beckett1883196784
Wilfrid Gibbs Beckett

65BeebyHarry Beebyfirst name on this monument1907176716
C Beebyfather of Harry Beeby
F Beebymother of Harry Beeby

66BeetyHarry Beetyfirst name on this monument1870192858177098
Hepzibah Beetywife of Harry Beety

67BellAgnes Elizabeth Bellfirst name on this monument1935176466
Julia Walker Belldaughter of Agnes Elizabeth Bell1928
Agnes Emily Burnsgrand mother of Agnes Elizabeth Bell1947
Gerald Bellhusband of Agnes Elizabeth Bell1955
Donald Raymond Burns1934
Colin Edward Bellson of Agnes Elizabeth Bell1975

68BellAlexander Graham Bellfirst name on this monument1886195165177001
Emma Bellmother of Alexander Graham Bell1847192376
Geoffrey Graham Bellson of Alexander Graham Bell1920

69BellEdmund Herbert Bellfirst name on this monument1877188912176579
Florence Lena Belldaughter of Edmund Herbert Bell188518861
Jessie Alice Belldaughter of Edmund Herbert Bell1876
Edmund Bellfather of Edmund Herbert Bell1842191775
Jessie Bellmother of Edmund Herbert Bell1849191162
Walter Oliphant Bellson of Edmund Herbert Bell1871194877

70BellI C F Bellfirst name on this monument1841190059176708
Flora Beatrice Gowerdaughter of I C F Bell1940
Mary M Bellwife of I C F Bell1854192066

71BellIsabella Mary Bellfirst name on this monument1851191362177252

72BennHerbert Murray Bennfirst name on this monument1897176867
H R Bennfather of Herbert Murray Benn

73BerryFrederick George Berryfirst name on this monument1851192776176462
Mary Berrywife of Frederick George Berry1857193376

74BerryJohn George Berryfirst name on this monument1840189050177155

75Berry-RileySamuel Berry-Rileyfirst name on this monument1853193582176809
Alice Berry-Rileydaughter of Samuel Berry-Riley1887
Martha Ann Berry-Rileywife of Samuel Berry-Riley1854193581

76BettanyWilliam Arthur Bettanyfirst name on this monument1861190544177150
Bessie Bettanywife of William Arthur Bettany

77BibleJohn William Biblefirst name on this monument1864189531176439
John Biblefather of John William Bible1824189672
Margaret Ann Biblewife of John William Bible1832190573

78BiggsThomas Herbert Biggsfirst name on this monument1869191344177262
Jane Biggswife of Thomas Herbert Biggs

79BingleyEmily Sarah Bingleyfirst name on this monument1843192178176294
Charles Horatio Morrisbrother of Emily Sarah Bingley1846192579

80BinstedLouisa Binstedfirst name on this monument1882191230177140
Ernest Binstedhusband of Louisa Binsted

81BirdAnnie Birdfirst name on this monument1878191739176714
Frederick H Birdhusband of Annie Bird

82BirleyPeter Birleyfirst name on this monument1829189162176342
Mary Hannah Birleydaughter of Peter Birley1852188634
Ellen Birleywife of Peter Birley1832190876

83BirnieMinnie Mary Birniefirst name on this monument1876195983176458
Albert Asherfather of Minnie Mary Birnie1879196586
May Ashermother of Minnie Mary Birnie

84BishopGeorge Bishopfirst name on this monument1927176510

85BishopJohn Joseph Bishopfirst name on this monument1933176289
John Joseph Bishopson of John Joseph Bishop
William Norman Bishopson of John Joseph Bishop
Emily Bishopwife of John Joseph Bishop1953

86BitmeadEllen Bitmeadfirst name on this monument1876191034176798
William Bitmeadhusband of Ellen Bitmead

87BlakeHannah Blakefirst name on this monument1872192957176508
Arthur Blakehusband of Hannah Blake1875194974

88BlaymiresNora Margaret Blaymiresfirst name on this monument1896192832176732
George W Blaymireshusband of Nora Margaret Blaymires

89BlumenthalAnton Ludwig Blumenthalfirst name on this monument1854192167177285
Albert George Blumenthalson of Anton Ludwig Blumenthal1911192413
Kurt George Blumenthalson of Anton Ludwig Blumenthal1883197390
Harriet Dora Blumenthalwife of Anton Ludwig Blumenthal1882196179

90BlundellAnnie Blundellfirst name on this monument1869194071176318
Mabel Blundelldaughter of Annie Blundell
Maud Blundelldaughter of Annie Blundell
W S Blundellhusband of Annie Blundell1860193373

91BoagOlive Louisa Boagfirst name on this monument1887194356176959
William Ernest Boaghusband of Olive Louisa Boag1881195877

92BolousGeorge Henry Bolousfirst name on this monument1845192378176899
Winifred Bolousdaughter of George Henry Bolous1855189136
Isabella Bolouswife of George Henry Bolous1854194793

93BonnettMary M Bonnettfirst name on this monument1925177263
Jack Bonnett

94BonuccelliGuiseppe Angelo Bonuccellifirst name on this monument1890197686177017
Norma Bonuccellidaughter of Guiseppe Angelo Bonuccelli
Edith Stewart Bonuccelliwife of Guiseppe Angelo Bonuccelli1898199294

95BookerElizabeth Bookerfirst name on this monument1825190782177235
Jessie Ruth Bookerdaughter-in-law of Elizabeth Booker1865194277
James Bookerson of Elizabeth Booker1867194275

96BookerElizabeth Bookerfirst name on this monument1825190782176912
Jessie Bookerdaughter-in-law of Elizabeth Booker1865194277
James Bookerson of Elizabeth Booker1867194275

97BookerPhyllis Amy Bookerfirst name on this monument190119076176261
H S Booker
L Booker

98BoothHoward Boothfirst name on this monument1858188729176775
A S Boothfather of Howard Booth

99BoothJohn Boothfirst name on this monument1845190257177091
Hilda May Booth1896198791
Mary Ann Booth1870189424
William Watson Booth1888193244
Charles Adam Clark1873195986
Elspet Clark1874196793
Mary Boothwife of John Booth1843192986

100BosnyakJohn Vincen Bosnyakfirst name on this monument1923200683177016
Rosalie Bosnyakwife of John Vincen Bosnyak

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