Waller and Montgomery County Stories Generally
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16 Oct 1883 - Axel born in Nystead, Denmark.
6 May 1885 - Holger born in Herritslev (Lolland), Denmark
15 Dec 1890 - Eva is born.
14 Aug 1894 - Ellen Moran is born
13 Feb 1905 - Axel registers for emigration, bound for Sydney
12 Apr 1905 - Axel enters N.Z.
30 Nov 1908 - Holger registers to emigrate, bound for Wellington
16 Feb 1909 - Holger leaves Hobart on the Athenic bound for Wellington.
20 Feb 1909 - Holger arrives in Wellington
1909 - Holger holds 2 dairy farm sections near Matamau.
31 Dec 1910 - Axel and Holger both apply for naturalisation.
1911 - Axel on electoral roll in Matamau as a farmer.
20 Jan 1911 - Police write in support of both Holger and Axel
24 Jan 1911 - Magistrate writes letter in support of naturalisation.
15 Feb 1911 - Magistrate approves application, forwards on.
11 Mar 1911 - Axel takes Oath of Allegiance.
20 Mar 1911 - Letters for naturalisation to be prepared
10 Apr 1911 - Letters prepared
19 Apr 1911 - Letter sent
27 Apr 1911 - Naturalisation gazetted.
11 Sep 1911 - Axel and Eva marry in Umutaoroa.
31 Aug 1912 - Evelyn is born in Matamau.
13 Nov 1912 - Holger told he hasn't been in N.Z. long enough for naturalisation.
1 Dec 1912 - Holger completes further Memorial for Naturalisation, based on his land holdings as evidence he intends to remain in N.Z.
1913 - Holger and Axel both appear in Wise's NZ Post Office Directory, both living in Matamau.
3 Jan 1913 - Holger is approved and asked to take Oath of Allegience
22 Apr 1913 - Holger takes Oath of Allegience
7 May 1913 - Holger is naturalised.
22 May 1913 - Holger's naturalisation is gazetted
30 Sep 1913 - Rita is born in Piripiri.
1914 - Axel on electoral roll in Matawai, c/- Sloan's Sawmill
14 Feb 1914 - Holger's dairy farm gets a two year postponement of rent
8 May 1914 - Holger's two dairy sections transferred to another owner
9 Jun 1914 - Axel and Eva leave Napier on the Warrimoo, bound for Gisborne. Arrive the next day. No mention of Evelyn or Rita.
2 Nov 1914 - Railway finished to Matawai.
Oct 1914 - Axel takes over timber contract referred to in a later court case.
23 Jan 1915 - Oliver is born in Matawai.
23 Mar 1915 - Axel in court as plaintiffs in the case had used some of the timber to build a house, so he was to be compensated.
3 Mar 1915 - Axel appears in a court case in defence of Frank Sloan (his sawmiller employer/contractor).
22 May 1915 - Holger and Ellen marry
25 May 1915 - Two Jarlov's on boat to Gisborne from Napier, arriving the next day - Axel and Eva returning from the wedding?
5 Aug 1915 - Oliver dies.
21 Oct 1915 - Axel testifies in court case, with reference to him having taken over the felling in October 1914.
26 Jan 1916 - Axel sues Peacocke for failure to allow him to mill the amount of timber he was able to in a contract.
2 Feb 1916 - Finding in above court case was in Axel's favour.
9 Jun 1916 - Ivan is born
13 Oct 1916 - Sylvie (Holger and Ellen's daughter) is born
29 Jan 1917 - Axel plays piano at a function in the Matawai Hall.
27 Feb 1918 - Albert is born in Gisborne
11 Apr 1918 - Axel speaks at a farewell to another local in the Matawai Hall.
1919 - Axel on electoral roll in Matawai.
20 Jan 1919 - Axel plays piano for the Red Cross Ball to raise monies for patriotic purposes
8 Sep 1919 - Lindsay is born
8 Jun 1920 - Axel's music at an event described as excellent.
24 Jun 1920 - Axel is secretary pro tem for the Matawai Branch of the Labor Party.
14 Jul 1920 - Axel says membership in the N.Z.W.U. at Matawai is at 56, with hopes to rise to 100 within a fortnight
3 Aug 1920 - Axel plays excellent music at event in the Matawai Hall
29 Sep 1920 - Axel says timber workers of Gisborne covered by the N.Z.W.U. oppose registration under the Arbitration Act
1 Dec 1920 - Axel referred to as having paid fees into the N.Z.W.U.
21 Sep 1921 - Flora is born in Gisborne.
1922 - Axel on electoral roll in Matawai.
1928 - Eva on electoral roll in Matawai.
12 Aug 1929 - Albert and Ivan starts school at Ngongotaha.
10 Sep 1929 - Lindsay starts school at Ngongotaha.
20 Dec 1929 - Lindsay, Albert and Ivan finishes school at Ngongotaha.
1931 - Axel on electoral roll in Ngongotaha as sawyer.
1931 - Holger living at 81 Constable Street, Newtown, Wellington. He is a timber yardman.
23 May 1932 - Evelyn and Rita attend a social event in Ngongotaha
22 Aug 1932 - Evelyn attended an old time dance at the Ngongotaha Hall.
7 Sep 1932 - Evelyn attended the Ngongotaha Hunt Club Dance
16 Sep 1932 - Evelyn and Rita ttended an old time dance at the Ngongotaha Hall.
4 Aug 1933 - Evelyn attended the Catholic Charity Ball presentation of debutantes
1934 - Evelyn and Cecil Young marry.
3 Apr 1934 - Albert (shown as J. Jarlov) had points in the cornet section of a band competition in Pukekohe.
1935 - Holger living at 81 Constable Street, Newtown, Wellington. He is a timber yardman.
1935 - Axel on electoral roll in Rotoma
1938 - Axel on electoral roll in Rotoma
1938 - Holger on the Wellington South electoral roll at 81 Constable Street, as a timber yardman.
13 Apr 1940 - Rita gets engaged to Robert John Parker.
15 Mar 1941 - Flora marries Roy Nixon.
18 Jun 1941 - Albert 'attested' for service in WWII
22 Sep 1941 - Albert enters camp
12 Nov 1941 - Albert at Trentham
21 Feb 1942 - Albie born to Evelyn and Cecil.
8 Apr 1942 - Albert embarks for England for service.
Apr-Jun 1942 - Maxine Jarlov (unknown parents) born in Auckland.
1943 - Holger living at 15 Kenwyn Terrace, Newtown, Wellington. He was a yardman.
1943 - Axel on electoral roll in Rotoiti.
1944 - Lindsay marries Dulcie Miekleson
2 May 1944 - Albert begins forestry survey in Rotoiti.
10 Nov 1944 - Albert visiting with Holger in Wellington (Eva forwards a letter to him in Newtown).
1946 - Holger still at 15 Kenwyn Terrace. He was a yardman.
1946 - Ivan and Katherine Patterson marry.
1 Nov 1947 - Terry born to Ivan and Kath.
Feb 1949 - Rita and Patrick Farrelly marry.
9 Jan 1949 (should be 1950) - Axel applies for age benefit.
18 Jan 1950 - Confirming what was in the naturalisation application. Letter refers to a memorandum of the 9th instant, which means the same month. One of these years is not right - stamps indicate this one is right.
28 Mar 1952 - Albert marries Beryl Taylor Swift.
21 Aug 1953 - Oliver born to Albert and Beryl.
1957 - Holger now in Miramar, at 34 Darlington Road, Miramar, Wellington. He was a timber worker.
7 Sep 1958 - Holger dies.
19 May 1962 - Albert dies.
29 Oct 1969 - Sylvie (Holger's daughter) dies.
6 Mar 1975 - Ivan makes a will.
10 May 1989 - Ellen (Holger's wife) dies.
15 Jan 1983 - Jarlov reunion at Hamurana Springs, Rotorua.
4 Sep 1987 - Ivan dies.
9 Nov 1987 - Rita dies.
29 Apr 1997 - Lindsay dies.
5 May 1999 - Evelyn dies.
11 May 2005 - Flora dies.
17 Mar 2013 - Jarlov reunion in Rotorua.