Alexander KIRKPATRICK (1898 – 1971)

Name

Alexander Kirkpatrick

Known as

Alex

Gender

Male

Birthdate

04 October 1898

Birthplace

Northern Ireland

Marriage(s)

1926

Date of death

1971

Parents

  • Alexander Kirkpatrick

Partner(s)

  • Alice May Kirkpatrick, nee McCorkindale (8/6/1899-1988)

Children

  • Douglas Callum Kirkpatrick
  • Cathy Pell

Secondary education

Woodville District High School

Biography

Arrived in New Zealand about 1903 with his parents
Played 12 matches for the All Blacks in 1925-26; captain of the Hawke’s Bay rugby team 1920s
General Manager Tomoana Freezing Works 1929-1964
Chancellor of the Order of St John 1967
Hastings Borough Councillor 1941-1965
Deputy-Mayor 1947-1965
First chairman of Lindisfarne College 1953-1971
Received Order of the British Empire medal 1965

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