This is what I have found for you.
1938 Electoral Roll, Waimarino,Bay of Plenty,
Roto, Ohura, Thomas George Frederick LOWE and Evelyn Olive LOWE
also both listed at Tahora, Stratford, Taranaki, both times a Labourer.
Nelson Street, Waitara, Waitomo, Waikato, Labourer, no wife
38 Domett Street, Opunake, Egmont, Taranaki, no occupation
Joyce Doreen Lowe living at 1 Park Place.
Thomas and Doreen are both living at 1 Park Place, Opunake.
living at 25 Carthow Street, Okato, Stratford, Taranaki, pensioner.
but at same address are Eric Ronald Lowe a driver and Jean Fay Lowe.
First listing I can find is actually 1911.
Hope this information helps.