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Tony Millett's Direct Ancestral Line back to about 1650

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Millett of Bosavern and Marazion: Family History and Trees
Tony Millett's Direct Ancestral Line back to about 1650
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Millett of Bosavern and Marazion: Biographical Notes
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Some Millett Myths Un-Masked
Cornish Milletts in British India
Early History of the Honorable East India Company, by Towers Trevorian Millett
Bosavern : History and Description
Penzance, Marazion and Neighbourhood (1830)
Millett Family Coat of Arms
Millett of Hayes, Middlesex: Family Tree
Millett of Chertsey, Surrey: Family Tree
Millett of Calstock and Callington, Cornwall
Millett Connections
The Algie - Millett Connection
Algie Family Tree
The Brookes - Millett Connection
Brookes Family Tree
The Clarke - Millett Connection
Clarke Family Tree
The Dentith - Millett Connection
Dentith Family Tree
The Fletcher - Millett Connection
Fletcher Family Tree
The Heath - Millett Connection
Heath Family Tree
The Leslie - Millett Connection
Leslie Family Tree
The Morice - Millett Connection
Morice Family Tree
The Pierce - Millett Connection
Pierce / Pearse Family Tree
The Turtill - Millett Connection
Turtill Family Tree
The Upton - Millett Connection
Upton Family Tree
Upton & Co. History and Bibliography
Ownership of Upton / Millett Property at Minnehaha Avenue, Takapuna
Chronology of the Life of George Nicholls Millett (1880-1962)
Chronology of the Life of Martin Leslie Millett (1878-1951)
George Bown Millett : Bibliography
Publications by and about Ronald Macmillan Algie
Bibliography of Publications by and about Peter Millett
Walter Ignatius Cox (1869-1933), Painter
A History of the Milletts, 1647-1674
de Mellet Family
Remarkable Occurencies or Principal Events
Valedictory to Jenny King
New Zealand Legislation on Censorship
New Zealand Legislation on the Age of Sexual Consent
Rarere Road, Takapuna: a Brief History
Armstrong Family Tree
Whakapapa of Te Harawira




            Born 1 May 1942 at Takapuna, Auckland.

Baptised 28 June 1942 at Remuera, Auckland.




Unmarried.  Partner SONNY TE KARU, born 18 September 1944 at Karapiro Hydro, Waikato.


            Second child of:





            Born 28 January 1906 at Wanganui.

Baptised 1906 at Tauranga.


            Insurance manager.


Married on 3 November 1938 at Remuera, Auckland ELEANOR FLORENCE UPTON, born 13 March 1910 at Melbourne, eldest child of Percy Henry Upton (1874-1960) and Florence Sarah Nihill Pierce (1878-1954), died 26 November 1973 at Takapuna, Auckland.  3 children.


Died 17 December 1989 at Takapuna, Auckland.

Buried 19 December 1989 at North Shore Memorial Park Cemetery, Albany, Auckland.


Second child of:





            Born 29 August 1880 at Rajahmundry, Madras, India.

Baptised 7 June 1881 at Madron, Cornwall.




Arrived in Wellington on 21 November 1900.


Married on 10 July 1902 at Feilding, Manawatu ISABELLA ROBERTSON FLETCHER, born 11 January 1881 at Leith, Midlothian, Scotland, eldest child of John Gordon Fletcher (1853-1945) and Margaret Robertson (born 21 January 1855), arrived in Wellington on 31 December 1901, died 3 December 1965 at Remuera, Auckland.  2 children.


Died 6 February 1962 at Devonport, Auckland.

Cremated 7 February 1962 at Purewa Cemetery, Meadowbank, Auckland.


Second child of:





            Born 28 December 1852 at Penzance, Cornwall.

Baptised 24 March 1853 at Penzance.


            Police superintendent.


Married on 20 February 1878 at Hampstead, London KATE LESLIE, born 30 January 1851 at Honore, Madras, India, eldest daughter of Walter Alexander Leslie (1820-1878) and Elizabeth Morice (1820-1878), arrived in Wellington on 31 December 1901, died 27 December 1921 at Te Aruhe, Marlborough.  2 children.


Died 5 August 1882 at Rajahmundry, Madras, India.

Buried 6 August 1882 at Cocanada, Madras, India.


Sixth child of:





            Born 2 August 1807 at Stephenage, London.

Baptised 1 September 1807 at Stepney, London.




Married on 19 February 1839 at Madron, Cornwall ANNE NICHOLLS HARRIS, born 29 March 1821 at Trebah in Constantine, Cornwall, second child of Peter Bown Harris (1792-1838) and Grace Penaluna Thomas (1792-1879), died 29 March 1871 at Penzance, Cornwall.  9 children.


Residence:  Penzance, Cornwall.


Died 4 July 1865 at Penzance, Cornwall.

Buried 8 July 1865 at Madron, Cornwall.


Fourth child of:





            Born 10 March 1770 at Little Pinnick, Tywardreath, Cornwall.

Baptised 12 April 1770 at Tywardreath, Cornwall.


            Master mariner.


Married on 1 September 1798 at Limehouse, London SARAH TOWERS, born 18 September 1774 at Dorking, Surrey, only child of John Towers (1738-1797) and Ann Turner (1746-1830), died 1810 at Topsham, Devon.  4 children.


Died 23 June 1826 at Lower Lariggan, Penzance, Cornwall.

Buried 29 June 1826 at Madron, Cornwall.


Eleventh child of:





            Born 29 April 1724 at St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.

Baptised 3 May 1724 at St Just-in-Penwith.


Married on 15 December 1748 at Truro, Cornwall DORCAS TREVORIAN, born 1724 at Ludgvan, Cornwall, second child of William Trevorian (died 3 May 1741), died 1799.  11 children.


Residence:  Bosavern, St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.


Died May 1793 at Cairn Bosavern, Cornwall.

Buried 27 May 1793 at St Just-in-Penwith.


Third child of:





            Born 30 October 1685 at St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.

Baptised 18 November 1685 at St Just-in-Penwith.


Married on 22 April 1717 at St Just-in-Penwith MARY USTICK, born March 1692 at St Just-in-Penwith, daughter of Richard Ustick (born about 1658) and Sarah Gear (1660-1725), died 4 December 1758 at St Just-in-Penwith.  5 children.


Residence:  Bosavern, St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.


Died 23 October 1762 at St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.

Buried 24 October 1762 at St Just-in-Penwith.


Seventh child of:





            Born about 1630 at St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.


Married on 29 April 1671 at Buryan, Cornwall ANN BORLASE, born 24 May 1646 at St Just-in-Penwith, daughter of John Borlase (about 1600-1665) and Cheston Pawley (born about 1615), died July 1729 at St Just-in-Penwith.  9 children.


Residence:  Higher Bosavern, St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.


Died 6 January 1723 at Higher Bosavern, St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.

Buried 6 January 1723 at St Just-in-Penwith.


Second child of:





Born in Cornwall.



Married HONOUR ANGWIN, daughter of Martin Angwin (1565-1639) and Jullian ? (about 1569-1639), died July 1719 at St Hilary, Cornwall.  9 children.


Residence:  St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.


Died February 1700 at St Just-in-Penwith.

Buried 22 February 1700 at St Hilary.




Updated 9 November 2018