LEARY, Jeremiah Matthew
(Service number 47356)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||9 April 1892||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment||Hilton|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||C. LEARY (father), Hilton|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||15 October 1959||Age||67 years|
|Place of Death||Cattle Valley, Geraldine (residence)|
|Notices||Timaru Herald, 16 October 1959|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Geraldine Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 141, Plot 14|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Jeremiah Matthew Leary was the son of Cornelius and Annie (née Jennings) Leary. In 1917 Jeremiah married Ellen Murphy, and they went on to have a family of eight sons and four daughters.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [18 December 2016]; Geraldine Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [18 December 2016]; Probate record (Archives NZ/FamilySearch) [04 January 2017]
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