Wróblewski Family

Wróblewski Family Tree

Wróblewski, Johann (1845-1903) Rukosin, the son of Franz Wróblewski & Marianna Wiśniewska m. (28 May 1872) Church of the Holy Trinity, Lubiszewo-Tczewskie, Catharina Walińska (1853-1924) Boroszewo, the daughter of Joseph Walinski & Francisca Szwocha. They left Stanisławie for Hamburg where they set aboard the “Palmerston” 29 Jul 1872, arriving at Port Chalmers, Dunedin, 6 Dec 1872. Listed aboard were—Johann Wroblewski 27 & Valencia (Catherina) 19. They were sent south to Scroggs Creek on contract work with Brodgen & Sons to lay the southern railway through the Taieri. Family—Greytown; Anthony (1874-1936), John (1875-1875), Joseph (1875-1875), Frank (1876-1955), Mary (1878-1949), August (1881), John Patrick (1883-1940), Anna (1885), Joseph (1887), Catherine (1890), Martha (1892-1945) & George (1895). John, a labourer, was naturalised as a New Zealand citizen 26 Aug 1899, residing in Allanton. John died at Allanton 30 Jul 1903 aged 58 & Catherine died at Allanton 10 Dec 1924 aged 71. Both are buried at the Allanton Cemetery.

Information kindly provided by Gladys Diehl.

Catharina & Johan Wroblewski.

Catharina & Johan Wroblewski.

Mary Wroblewski at home in Allanton.

Mary Wroblewski at home in Allanton.

Wroblewski Cottage, Allanton.

Wroblewski Cottage, Allanton.