The Bradley Fraser Dy family of Ōtautahi

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Welcome, whanau, to this site! It outlines the genealogy of the “Bradleys and Frasers and Dy families of Ōtautahi, New Zealand, from their roots in England Norway, Scotland Switzerland, Monrovia, Austria, Germany and the USA to New Zealand.
The whakapapa (family tree) starts with Chris Bradley and Kathleen Fraser pictured below.

A section has been included called the Dy Bradley family of Otautahi to include the ancestry of Dr Eric Dy and his wife Dr Justine Bradley.

It is very much a work in progress and any input welcome: just email

Christopher Bradley

Kathleen Fraser


  • William Russell Wyndham

An early arrival

The Parsee
O’Brien: Left Plymouth, arrived Melbourne, 8 June 1854 Edmound sailed with his Wife, Ann and children on the Clipper “Parsee”. there were twelve O’briens on the ship and all of Irish and Scottist descent. The ship reached Melbourne on 9 June 1854 . Edmund and Ann were the 3rd great great grandparents of Kathleen Fraser.


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