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John Frederick Rayner ( - 1919)

 

Joined the Lighthouse Service 1877.  81

 

Died November 19, 1919 at Pukekohe.  81

 

The Brothers  80  81 Probationary Keeper  80 December, 1877  80  81 February, 1878  80  81
Moeraki  80  81 Assistant Keeper  80  81 February 2, 1878  80  81  (Lit April 22 1878)  July 1, 1882  81       August, 1882  80  
Portland Island  80 Assistant Keeper  80 August, 1882  80   December, 1883  80
Godley Head  80  81 Principal Keeper  80 December, 1883  80  81 August, 1894  81      September, 1894  80
Cape Marie van Dieman  80  81 Principal Keeper  80 September, 1894  80  81 July, 1897  80  81
Nugget Point  80  81 Principal Keeper ? July 1, 1897  80  81 June, 1902  80  81
Puysegur Point  80  81 Principal Keeper  80 June, 1902  80  81 November, 1906  80  81
Nelson Boulder Bank  80  81 Principal Keeper  80 November, 1906  80  81 April, 1909  81        November, 1909  80
Kaipara North Head  80  81 Principal Keeper  80 May, 1909  80  81 November, 1909  80  81
Tiritiri Matangi  80  81 82   Principal Keeper  80  82 November 16, 1909  80  81  82   December 2, 1912  80  81  82  
Pencarrow  80  81 Principal Keeper  80 December, 1912  80  81 August, 1915  80  81
Taiaroa Head  80  81 Principal Keeper  80 August 31, 1915  80  81 June 12, 1919  80  81  (Retired) 

 

 

Additional Sources:

 

81http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nzbound/rayner.htm

80http://www.angelfire.com/ga3/gretasplace/Resources/Lighthouse/Stopforth.html

82. http://www.angelfire.com/ga3/gretasplace/Resources/LighthouseKeepers.html

 

 

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