Harry George Ell (1862 – 1934)

Harry George Ell (1862 – 1934)         Died of old age       Place of Death: Christchurch

* Member of Parliament 1899 – 1919.
– helped to introduce to New Zealand the old age pension, physical education and dental care in schools and the Scenery Preservation Act.
* Christchurch City Councillor 1903 & 1917 – 1919.
* Designed the Summit Road Rest Houses.

Buried at the St Mary’s Anglican Cemetery, Halswell, Christchurch.

The story of Harry Ell: http://www.peelingbackhistory.co.nz/harry-ell-1862-1934/

Photo taken by Annette Bulovic

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