CYCLOPEDIA OF NZ 1906
Nelson, Marlborough and Westland
KINZETT, Frederick Arthur, Farmer, `Totara Farm,' Eighty-eight Valley, Wakefield. Mr Kinzett was born in the year 1871, in Nelson,
and is the son of Mr. Thomas Kinzett, who arrived in Nelson in 1842. Mr. Kinsett was educated at the Wakefield public school, and afterwards
learned farming with his father. With the exception of eight months spent in Wellington, he has resided in the Wakefield district
all his life. Mr. Kinzett was for a year a member of the Wakefield school committee. On account of his father's advanced age, he
practically manages Genia and Totara Farms, and has been successful in all his operations. He married a daughter of Mr. Thomas
Tidd, brewer, of Wakefield, in the year 1896, and has two sons and one daughter.