Colin Leigh Cato

#189, b. 6 May 1912, d. 11 February 1976
  • Reference: 1969 WAITOM

Individual's Timeline

Birth6 May 1912Colin Leigh Cato
Death of Mother9 September 1935Mansell Ann Prentis
Marriage1938Colin Leigh Cato
Death10 May 1945Beulah Winifred Pettigrew
Death of Father8 May 1959William Stanley Cato1
Death11 February 1976Colin Leigh Cato

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • 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.

Military

  • 1939, Colin served with the 27th (Machine Gun) Battalion in the 2rd World War leaving in 1939.

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

Citations

  1. Conclusion of, Shirley, Assumed from confirmed Burial date.