William Herbert GUTHRIE-SMITH (1862 – 1940)

Name

William Herbert Guthrie-Smith

Known as

Herbert

Gender

Male

Birthdate

13 March 1862

Birthplace

Dunbartonshire, Scotland

Marriage(s)

01 October 1901
Scotland

Date of death

04 July 1940

Place of death

Tutira

Parents

  • John Guthrie-Smith
  • Anne Penelope Campbell Guthrie-Smith, nee Dennistoun

Partner(s)

  • Georgina Meta Guthrie-Smith, nee Brown (died 1927 at sea)

Secondary education

Rugby School

Biography

Arrived in New Zealand with his friend Arthur Cunningham, 1880
Took over lease of Tutira 1882; his brother, Harry, managed the farm
Author of several books including “Tutira – the story of a New Zealand Sheep Station”

Biography on Te Ara

Accession number

438042

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