||Hay/Shaw. William Hay and Euphy nee Shaw with son David|
Photo taken in Oamaru, possibly on their 25th wedding anniversary in July 1869.
||Hay/Shaw. William Hay Jnr and James Hay seated, with their half-brother David Hay|
||Hay/Shaw. Remains of the 'Thomas & Henry', Deborah Bay, Otago Harbour, November 2010.|
William Hay and family sailed to Oamaru in this boat in December 1860, and William was in charge of it while it was (briefly) moored in Oamaru harbour as an off-loading hulk.
William Hay Snr and Euphy (Euphemia) nee Shaw, Oamaru, 1870s?
Oamaru: the landing place 1873 (note surf boats and cables). William Hay Snr and sons William, Joseph and James worked for the landing service as boatmen for varying periods between 1860 and 1875.
Oamaru: the landing service's 'landing place' at the south end of the beach, pre-1870 (note the end of the creek not yet filled in).
||01 Notes on William HAY (1811-1889) and Euphemia née SHAW|
William Hay born: 12 Aug 1811, (Kingston-upon-)Hull, Yorkshire, England. Married:
(1) Mary (Marion) Shaw, widow, in or before 1833; (2) Euphy (Euphemia) Shaw, 25 July 1844, Greenock.
William Hay died: 15 Sept 1889, Oamaru, Otago, NZ.
||03 Notes on Children of William Hay|
Duncan Young, 1828 or 1829 (child of Marion and her first husband).
Born to Marion:
Jane, 8 May 1834, Greenock;
William, 19 Aug 1836, Greenock;
Joseph, 27 June 1838, Greenock;
Thomas, 26 Dec 1840, Greenock;
James, 2 Aug 1843, Greenock.
Born to Euphemia:
David, 2 Aug 1845, Greenock.
||15 Immigrant Ships -- Hay families|
Ships and dates of voyages to New Zealand of the Seed, Hay, Baker and Hamilton families, William Murphy, Elizabeth Ellen Seed and Jane Kinnear.
||02 Notes on Euphemia HAY née SHAW (1814-1894)|
Born: 14 July 1814, Rothesay, Bute, Scotland.
Married: William Hay, 25 July 1844, Greenock, Renfrew, Scotland.
Died: 1 Sept 1894, Oamaru, Otago, NZ.
Includes lengthy excerpts from a ship-board diary of the journey to New Zealand.