1830 in New Zealand

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1830 in New Zealand
Decades:

Incumbents[edit]

Regal and viceregal[edit]

Events[edit]

Undated
  • John Guard marries Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Parker in Sydney. She[10] leaves Sydney on the schooner Waterloo on 7 November and arrives at Te Awaiti before the end of the year. Betty Guard is the first European women to settle permanently in the South Island.[11]
  • A whaling station is operating from Porirua.
  • Jack Duff, a trader, is the first known European to visit the Palmerston North area. He travels by whaleboat up river as far inland as Woodville and returns to Porirua.[12]
  • The first inland mission is started at Waimate North.[13]

Births[edit]

Unknown date

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Christchurch: a chronology
  2. ^ New Zealand Encyclopaedia 1966: Guard Biography
  3. ^ New Zealand Electronic Text Centre: The Old Whaling Days 1
  4. ^ a b Dictionary of New Zealand Biography: Phillip Tapsell
  5. ^ Wises New Zealand Guide, 7th Edition, 1979. p. 185
  6. ^ New Zealand Encyclopaedia 1966: Printing
  7. ^ New Zealand Hhiistory online: 'Captain Stewart and the Elizabeth - a frontier of chaos?'
  8. ^ a b New Zealand Electronic Text Centre: The Old Whaling Days 2
  9. ^ This village is not to be confused with the much larger pā at Onawe which Te Rauparaha destroyed in late 1831 or early 1832.
  10. ^ It is not known if her husband travelled with her or had already left for New Zealand.
  11. ^ Dictionary of New Zealand Biography: Elizabeth Guard
  12. ^ New Zealand Encyclopaedia 1966: Palmerston North
  13. ^ Wises New Zealand Guide, 7th Edition, 1979. p. 474.
  14. ^ Rogers, Frank. (1993). "O'Rorke, George Maurice 1830 - 1916". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. 
  15. ^ Lineham, Peter J. (1990). "Bowen, Charles Christopher 1830 - 1917". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. 
  16. ^ Wilson, James Oakley (1985) [First published in 1913]. New Zealand Parliamentary Record, 1840–1984 (4th ed.). Wellington: V.R. Ward, Govt. Printer. OCLC 154283103.