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08 Aug 1862
 
Birth of Frederick William Lawson Bolt, Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland
 
15 Aug 1862
 
Birth of Mary Inkster Tait, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
 
1870
 
 
1871
 
 
1875
 
 
1880
 
 
1881
 
 
1885
 
 
1890
 
 
1891
 
 
15 Jun 1892
 
Frederick W L Bolt & Mary I Tait were married at Port Molyneux, Clutha, Otago, New Zealand
 
24 May 1893
 
Birth of George Bruce Bolt at Dunedin New Zealand
 
1900
 
 
1901
 
 
1910
 
.George Bolt formed the Canterbury Aero Club
 
1911
 
 
1915
 
 
1917
 
George was residing at 11 Packe Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
 
24 May 1917
 
The Royal Aero Club issued George with his Aviators Certificate No. 5227
 
1919
 
He flew New Zealand's first air mail and established an altitude record of 6,500 feet
 
1920
 
 
14 Feb 1922
 
George married Mary Best Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
 
1925
 
 
1930
 
31 Oct 1931
Passenger List
Sailing from Auckland, NZ aboard S.S. Ventura
 
18 November 1931
Passenger List
Arrived San Francisco, California
 
3 March 1933
George married Dora Irene Frankland Bell at Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand
 
19 March 1935
Passenger List
Sailing from Wellington, NZ aboard S.S. Maunganui
 
5 April 1935
Passenger List
Arrived San Francisco, California
 
22 April 1935
Passenger List
Arrived Liverpool aboard "Duchess of Bedford"
 
1940
 
1944
George was appointed Chief Engineer of Tasman Empire Airways Limited (now known as Air New Zealand),
 
7 January 1947
Passenger List
Arrive Honolulu, Hawaii
 
1950
 
1955
 
1960
 
 
27 July 1963
 
George died Auckland, New Zealand aged 70