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Easlea (1832-1919), Walter
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Walter Easlea, 1st. (1832-1919) Born April 11, 1932 in Stowmarket. Married Sarah Barnard on October 20, 1856. Died January 27, 1919.

For these subsequent Easlea men, please see the file for Walter Easlea and Sons
Walter Easlea, 2nd. (1859-1945) Born September 14, 1859 in Colchester. Married Harriet Ada Allen in December, 1884. They had three sons and three daughters. Walter and Ada moved to Cambridge during WWII and he died on Febuary 12, 1945.

Walter Easlea, 3rd. (1889-1917). Married Ethel Salter. One daughter,Margaret. Died September 21, 1917
George Easlea. (1893-1961) Married Louisa Webb on September 21 1919. One daughter, Thelma. George and Louisa emigrated to New Zealand in 1955.
Maurice. Born 1898, Married Adeline Clark. they had two daughters and he lived in Cambridge, which is why Walter, 2nd moved there.

[From Roll Call: The Old Rose Breeder, p. 149:]
Walter Easlea
Essex, England
Lived c. 1832 - February 1919

Heritage Roses New Zealand June 2009, vol 30, No. 2, p13. Walter Easlea and Sons. A Celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Birth of Walter Easlea. by Jim Sanctuary.

Roses introduced after 1920, see the listing of Walter Easlea & Sons.
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