GADD, Alfred V.


Alfred V. Gadd



Hardwicke Knight, Photography in NZ (1971) p183 lists A. V. Gadd at the London Portrait Gallery in Christchurch. Formerly of London, per Lester.

His wife Harriet Gadd died on 27 October 1887 at her home, 175 East Belt, Christchurch aged 59. He married the following year to Emma Small.

The Christchurch City Council Cemeteries Database shows Alfred Gadd was born in England about 1833 and came to New Zealand about 1862. At the time of his death he was occupied as a gardener and living at 213 Fitzgerald Avenue, Christchurch. He died on 12 August 1910 aged 77 years of bronchitis and was buried Linwood Cemetery on 13 August 1910 - block 31A plot 77.
His wife Emma Gadd died on 13 August 1895 aged 70 years)

Alfred Gadd was bankrupt in 1877.



The Star, Issue 2800, 23 March 1877, Page 2


Star , Issue 6071, 29 October 1887, Page 3

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