Colin Leigh Cato
#189, b. 6 May 1912, d. 11 February 1976
- Father: William Stanley Cato b. 9 Mar 1880, d. 8 May 1959
- Mother: Mansell Ann Prentis b. 11 Mar 1880, d. 9 Sep 1935
- Relationship: 4th cousin 2 times removed of My granddaughter Madison :-D
- Reference: 1969 WAITOM
- Birth: Colin Leigh Cato was born on 6 May 1912 in Stratford, New Zealand.
- Death of Mother: His mother Mansell Ann Prentis died on 9 September 1935 in Te Kuiti, New Zealand.
- Marriage: Colin Leigh Cato married Beulah Winifred Pettigrew in 1938 in Te Kuiti, New Zealand, when they were 25 years ~&~ 20 years old.
- (Witness) Death: He witnessed the death of Beulah Winifred Pettigrew on 10 May 1945 in Te Kuiti, New Zealand.
- Death of Father: His father William Stanley Cato died on 8 May 1959 in New Zealand.1
- Death: Colin died on 11 February 1976 in Troopers Road, Te Kuiti, New Zealand, (Aged 63 years, 9 months and 5 days, worked back from recorded birth date).
- Burial: He was buried on 15 February 1976 in RSA Cemetery, Te Kuiti, New Zealand.
- Occupation: Colin was a Sheep Farmer.
- Note: Colin Leigh CATO was born on 6 May 1912 at Stratford the second son of William Stanley and May CATO. Colin served with the 27th (Machine Gun) Battalion in the 2rd World War leaving in 1939.
Colin Leigh CATO married Beulah Winifred PETTIGREW at Te Kuiti.
Colin and Beulah had one daughter: Sandra Ann CATO born 28 December 1942 at Te Kuiti
Beulah Winifred CATO died on 10 May 1945 at Te Kuiti and was buried at the Old Cemetery, Te Kuiti.
Colin Leigh CATO in 1947 married Patricia Rolfe WILSON at Levin.
Patricia Rolfe WILSON was born on 15 November 1914 at Hastings and was the youngest daughter of Frederick William and Eleanor Abigail (nee GREEN) WILSON. Colin and Patricia were second cousins.
Colin and Patricia had one son:
Colin and Patricia had a sheep farm at Trooper Road, Te Kuiti.
Colin Leigh CATO died on 11 February 1976 at his home, aged 63. Colin was buried at the RSA Cemetery, Te Kuiti.
Patricia lived at 3 Stainton Terrace, Te Kuiti.
Child of Colin Leigh Cato and Beulah Winifred Pettigrew
- Sandra Ann Cato
Child of Colin Leigh Cato and Patricia Rolfe (Pat) Wilson
- Richard Leigh (Dick) Cato
- Conclusion of, Shirley, Assumed from confirmed Burial date.