William Barnard Rhodes (1807 – 1878)

William Barnard Rhodes (1807 – 1878)      Died of old age          Place of Death: Wellington

Very successful New Zealand Business man/landowner.  Was behind the naming of Port Cooper (first European name for Lyttelton) and Port Levy, had the first farm/brought the first hoof stock on/to Banks Peninsula.

Buried at Bolten Street Cemetery, Wellington.

The story of William Barnard Rhodes: http://www.peelingbackhistory.co.nz/the-rhodes-brothers/

Photo taken by Annette Bulovic

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