Sir Robert Heaton Rhodes (1861 – 1956)

Few New Zealanders have achieved such prominence or popularity, received such high honours, or been more sincerely admired and respected in their own lifetime than Heaton Rhodes. Blessed with intelligence, talent, good looks and wealth, he made the most of his advantages. He excelled at many things, and is remembered in Canterbury as the province’s …

Thomas Smith Duncan (1821 – 1884)

Thomas Smith Duncan (1821 – 1884)       Died of old age   Place of Death: Christchurch Behind the naming of the suburb of Strowan.  Was the founder of the law firm of Duncan Cotterill. Buried at St Paul’s Anglican Church Cemetery, Papanui, Christchurch The story of Thomas Smith Duncan: Photo taken by Annette Bulovic.