Upritchard Reunion 26 and 27 May-2012

The Reunion Committee was Lois Bolton, Evan Upritchard, Sue Colyer, Graeme Upritchard and Alan Upritchard.

Reunion Committee

The reunion celebrated the 150th anniversary of the arrival of Joseph and Mary Upritchard at Lyttleton on the sailing ship ZEALANDIA ; 24-May-1862.
 
REUNION BOOK : If you did not attend the Reunion but would like a copy of the book,
                 CORCREENY to CANTERBURY
150 years of the Upritchard Family in New Zealand
please email reunion@upritchard.com giving your name, postal address and number of books required. Cost per copy is $NZ35.00 in NZ and $NZ45.00 for overseas.
ISBN 978-0-473-20550-8
 
DATE : The reunion was held in Christchurch on Saturday and Sunday 26/27-May-2012.
The reunion was on Sat-26, followed by a bus trip on Sun-27 to the Rangiora area to visit family graves and the original Upritchard homestead at Loburn.
 
LOCATION :

Twiggers Restaurant
Addington Events Centre
Addington Raceway
Jack Hinton Drive
Addington. 
 
PROGRAMME :
> Registration from 10:00am with morning tea
> Meet and Greet to about 12:00pm
> Introduction about 12:00 followed by buffet lunch
> Short presentation about 1:15
> Photographs about 1:45
> Afternoon Tea about 3:30
> Finish about 4:30

BOOK and FAMILY TREE :

The reunion book is titled :
               CORCREENY to CANTERBURY               (ISBN 978-0-473-20550-8)
It includes stories about the lives of Joseph and Mary's children and grandchildren and a Family Tree up to and including the 4th generation to be born in NZ. Thank's to the many descendants who have so willingly helped by providing names and dates. 

 
If you have additions and corrections to the family tree, please contact reunion@upritchard.com.
 
Family Tree Committee
 
WATCH THIS SPACE : Check here regularly for more information.