Papers Past -
Lyttelton Times - April - May
- June - 1861 -
copy of a snippet email to:
Ctrl + F to find a name on this page
Wednesday 3 April 1861
Death - 001
GENET - on 27th at Okain's Bay, Henry Anthony Genet,
Norwich Quay, Lyttelton, drowned by upsetting of a boat.
6 April 1861
Birth - 002
HILL - on 11 March at
Avonhead, to wife of Mr Joseph Hill - a son.
Death - 002
HILL - on 4 April at
Avonhead, James, 8th son of Mr Joseph Hill aged 3
10 April 1861
Marriage - 003
MAUDE - BROWN - on 3 April at
Mt Thomas Station, Thomas William, son of Rev. T.Maude, of Hasketon
Catherine, dau. of John Thomas Brown, esq. of Mt Thomas
PIERCY - FLINT - on 2
April at St Michael's Church, Christchurch, Mr George
Piercy to Miss Sarah Flint.
15 April 1861
Births - 004
ASHTON - on 11 April at
Spottiswoode Farm to wife of Riding-master P.Ashton -
MEALING - on 9 April at Lower
Lincoln rd, to wife of Mr W.Mealing - a son
VEEL - on 8 April at
Stanmore, to Mrs Colborne Veel - a daughter
17 April 1861
Births - 005
BESWICK - on 10 April at
Brompton Lodge, Kaiapoi, to wife of W.Beswick - a
WOOD - on 9 April
at Christchurch to wife of James Wood, jnr. - a
Marriage - 005a
BURKE - MINCHIN - on 12
April at St Luke's, Christchurch, Michael John Burke,
Barrister at law of Halswell
to Maria Frederica, dau of Revd William
Minchin, late of Greenhills, County Tipperary, Ireland.
20 April 1861
Birth - 006
DONALD - on 19 April at
Lyttelton to Mrs William Donald - a daughter
24 April 1861
Births - 007
CLARKE - on 21st at
Christchurch to wife of George Clarke - a son.
FITZGERALD - on 18th at
Christchurch to wife of James Edward Fitzgerald, Esq.
- a son.
HEYWARD - on 22nd at
Lytttelton to wife of Mr J. Martin Heywood - a
27 April 1861
Birth - 008
COOKSON - on 24 April at
Christchurch to wife of C.J.Wentworth Cookson, Esq.
- a daughter.
Marriage - 008
ANDERSON - CAMPBELL - on
25th at St Michael's Church, Christchurch, Alexander Gavin, of
Dunedin, eldest son of Rev. Alexander Anderson,
Aberdeen, to Blanche Emily, only
surviving dau. of late Lieut-Colonel James Campbell, of
1 May 1861
Births - 009
DUNCAN - on 26 April at
Strowan, near Christchurch, to wife of Mr Thomas
S.Duncan - a son
LEE - on 26 April
at Christchurch, to wife of Mr Edward James lee - a
Marriage - 009
STROUTS - SPARSHOTT -
on 30 April at St Michael's, Christchurch, Frederick, 2nd son of
E.Strouts, Esq. of Johnsea, Kent
to Charlotte, dau. of late
James Sparshott, Esq. R.N. and granddaughter of late Capt.
James James, R.N.
Saturday 4 May 1861
Marriage - 010
DUNN - SHARP - on 20 April at Avonside Church,
Mr Wm. Dunn to Miss Ellen Sharp.
Saturday 11 May 1861
Births - 011
BEAN - on 1st, at
Rangiora to Mrs F.Bean - a son.
WILSON - on the
7th at Christchurch to wife of Mr Peter Wilson
- a son.
Marriage - 011
BACKHILL - SLATER -
at Christchurch, Mr Robert, son of Mr Munro
Backhill, of Castle fraser, Cluay, Aberdeenshire
of Mr Slater, late of Sunderland.
BILTON - INWOOD -
on 7th at St Michael's Church, Christchurch, Mr John
Bilton to Elizabeth, eld. dau. of Mr D.Inwood,
ENSOR - Le FLEMING -
on 1 May at the Heathcote Church, Edmund Henry, son of late
Edmund Smith Ensor, rector of Rollesby, Norfolk
Isabella Maria, dau. of late Sir Richard Le Fleming, Bart, rector
of Grassmere, Westmoreland.
Wednesday 15 May 1861
Births - 012
BIRDSEY - on 12 May
to wife of Mr John Birdsey, British Hotel,
Christchurch - a daughter
THOMPSON - on 13th at
Gollans Bay, Lyttelton, to wife of Mr John Thompson -
WAGSTAFF - on 13
May to wife of Mr H.Wagstaff - a son.
Death - 012
FEARON - on 12 May at
Christchurch, Frederick, youngest son of the Rev.
W.C.Fearon, aged 11mths.
WILKINSON - on 7
May, aged 10mths, Charles, 4th son of Mr Thos.
Wilkinson, Warren Farm, Lower Lincoln rd.
18 May 1861
Births - 013
BARTRUM - on 16
May to wife of Mr G.S.Bartrum, of Ferry rd, - a
GEE - on 15
May at Lyttelton to wife of Mr Thomas Major Gee
- a son.
Death - 013
McLAREN - on 11 May at
Racecourse Hill Station, Ellen McLaren wife of James
McLaren, aged 22 years
29 May 1861
Births - 014
STAPLES - on 15 May at
Akaroa, to wife of Mr Frederick Staples - a son.
WARD - on 26 May at
Lyttelton, to Mrs Crosbie Ward - a son.
1 June 1861
Birth - 015
WYLDE - on 26 May at
Kaiapoi to Mrs James Wylde - a daughter
Death - 015
HODGE - on 6 May at
Somerset House, La Trobe st, Melbourne, Anne Mervyn, age
21, eld. dau. of late Rev. Charles Hodge, of Canterbury,
drowned while on his passage to England in the Royal Charter.
5 June 1861
Birth - 016
BEARD - on 3 Jun at
henfield, Riccarton to wife of G.C.Beard, Esq - a son
Marriage - 016
FISHER - CLEMENTS -
on 29 May at res. of bride's father, Colombo st, Christchurch,
Thomas Richard, son of Rev. Thomas Richard Fisher
to Caroline, dau. of Mr George Clements,
late of Auckland
LESLIE - COLVILLE - on 1
June at Trinity Church, Lyttelton, Mr Thomas B. 2nd son of Mr
Thomas Leslie, bookseller, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire
to Jessie, 4th dau. of Mr John Colville,
farmer, Powder's Wells, near Alyth, Perthshire.
8 June 1861
Births - 017
CHAPMAN - on 2 June at
Spring Bank Station, to wife of Mr Robert Chapman - a son.
KNOWLES - on 1 June at
Lyttelton, to wife of rev. F. Knowles - a son,
12 June 1861
Births - 018
AYLMER - on 12 May at
Wairaki Station, Jacob's River to Mrs William
H.Aylmer - a daughter
MATHIAS - on 5
June to wife of Archdeacon Mathias - a son.
MacMASTER - on 22 June at
Forbury, near Dunedin to wife of Alexander MacMaster, Esq.
- a son.
Wednesday 19 June 1861
Marriage - 019
JOLLIE - ORSMOND -
on 14 May at St Mary's Church, Auckland, Edward jollie, Esq, of
Canterbury, NZ to Miss Caroline Orsmond, of Auckland.
Death - 019
ALPORT - on 15 June at
Christchurch, Mrs Herbert E.Alport, aged 40 years.
22 June 1861
Birth - 020
BRYAN - on 30 May at
Oxford to wife of Isaac bryan - a son.
Marriage - 020
WASHBOURN - DUREY - on
17 June at Riccarton Church, Mr Henry J. Washbourn, of the River
to Fanny, dau. of Mr George Durey, of
Death - 020
VERRALL - on 20
June at Christchurch, William, eldest son of Mr
W.Verrall, builder, aged 7 and half years.
26 June 1861
Birth - 021
PORTER - on 21 June
at Christchurch to wife of Joshua Charles Porter - a
Marriage - 021
BOYS - ANDREWS -
on 19 June at Kaiapoi, John C. of Rangiora, eldest son of
Robert Boys, of Eastbourne, Sussex,
to Sarah, 3rd dau. of C.E. Andrews, R.N.
DUNNAGE - BRITTIN
- on 12 June at Albury Station, near Timaru, William, 3rd
son of late Rev. G.Dunnage, M.A.
to Annie, eld. daughter of John Danns
Brittin, of Christchurch.
Death - 021
DUDLEY - on 20 June at
Broom Farm, Avonside, John, 3rd son of late rev.
edward Dudley, Rector of Broom, Staffordshire, aged
29 June 1861
Births - 022
MOORHOUSE - on 18 June
on the Ashburton station to wife of T.C.Moorhouse, Esq. - a
ROUSE - on 27 June at
Lyttelton, to wife of J.T.Rousr, Esq. - a daughter.
Marriage - 022
TURNBULL - MUDIE - on 25
June at Christchurch, James Somerville Turnbull M.D.
to Elizabeth Heggie, 2nd
dau. of late James Heggie Mudie, Esq. Kirkcaldy, Scotland.
Death - 022
LADBROOKE - on 27 June at
Cashel st, Christchurch, Eliza, wife of Mr
J.W.Ladbrooke, in her 35th year.
10 May 2011
copy - include the date and no. of the snippet of the
newspaper - email to:
Ctrl + F to find a name on this page