Barnett, Ian Arnold Biography 1971

BARNETT, Ian Arnold
Sheep farmer
Born: Taihape, 4 March 1913; son of Dr EC Barnett; married 1935 Barbara, daughter of HB Stuckey; 3 sons, 1 daughter
Education: Palmerston North Boys’ High School, Massey College
Commenced farming Tahuna, Morrinsville 1935-40; moved Dannevirke 1940; took over Kaitoa Polled Hereford Herd; past branch chairman Federated Farmers, school committee; Dannevirke Tennis Club; past representative Manawatu, Piako, Thames Valley Tennis Association; president Manawatu Tennis Association; member Dannevirke County Council, Manawatu Catchment Board; past president Hereford Cattle Breeders Association; Council Royal Agricultural Society; delegate World Hereford Conference USA 1960; director Hawke’s Bay Farmers Meat Company Ltd, Whakatu
Recreation: tennis, motor racing, golf
Private address: Oringi, RD 2, Dannevirke

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New Zealand Who’s Who 10th edition 1971

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