James Clutterbuck

Brief Life History of James

When James Clutterbuck was born on 18 July 1856, in Westbury on Severn, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Clutterbuck, was 36 and his mother, Caroline Baldwin, was 36. He married Maria Martha Judson on 10 November 1881, in Woodend, Canterbury, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Northwood Green, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. In 1878, his occupation is listed as blacksmith in New Zealand. He died on 28 March 1929, in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, at the age of 72, and was buried in Addington Cemetery, Addington, Canterbury, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

James Clutterbuck
1856–1929
Maria Martha Judson
1862–1940
Marriage: 10 November 1881
William George Clutterbuck
1883–1883
Daisy May Clutterbuck
1884–1949
Ethel Sybil Clutterbuck
1884–1972
Herbert Walter Clutterbuck
1887–1969
George Arnold Clutterbuck
1889–
William James Clutterbuck
1892–1939
Charles John Clutterbuck
1894–
Clifford Judson Clutterbuck
1898–1981
Bruce Baldwin Clutterbuck
1900–1901
Douglas Clutterbuck
1902–
Donald Victor Clutterbuck
1903–1903
Victor Douglas Clutterbuck
1904–1974
Francis Henry Clutterbuck
1906–1985

Sources (13)

  • James Clutterbuck in household of William Clutterbuck, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Clutterbuck, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • James Clutterbuck, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1858 · New Provinces Act

The New Provinces Act was established to help create new Provinces in the quickly growing region of New Zealand. This Act also helped kept laws in check as well as create Provincial Councils to help govern over the people within the areas.

1860 · First Taranaki War

The First Taranaki War was an armed conflict between the Māori people and the New Zealand Government over rights of land ownership. It was fought by more than 3,500 troops from Australia, as well as over one-thousand Māori. Total losses among the two armies are estimated to be around 440 men. The war ended in a ceasefire, although the British claimed that they had won the war.,

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname from kloterboeck, a lexical variant of Early Modern Dutch kladdeboek (Modern kladboek) ‘merchant’s rough account book’ first recorded in 1588 in the Etymologicum Teutonicae Linguae by Kilian (C. van Kiel); but the variant word is older, for the surname is recorded in England 164 years previously.

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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