Star - Christchurch - 1870 -
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Obituary - DONALD
Mrs Donald, of Lyttelton was the daughter of the late James
Townsend, Esq. who came out with the first of the Canterbury
Mrs Donald spent most of her life in Lyttelton,
suffered an attack of paralysis, from which she never fully
Bankruptcy - 002
SIMMS - John
SPILLARD - Andrew
----- adjourned to next Monday.
8 January 1870
Legal - 004
Jacob, last examination fixed for Thursday 10 February
deceased probate granted to widow.
Meeting of Creditors -
AIKMAN - Mr
C.C. auctioneer and commission agent, the estate
vested in Messrs John Anderson & W.H.Hargreaves, as
Timaru - 007
SMALLWOOD - the
body of Mr Smallwood who was drowned along with Mr Balfour, was
near the mouth of the Opihi this morning ------
Pigeon Bay -
PITCAITHLEY - 008
--- the ketch Folly was
leaving the wharf, a young lad, son of Mr Pitcaithley,
the hotel, fell from the end of the jetty, dragging a heavy
with him. ----- managed to reach the shore little
worse for his immersion.
Bankruptcy - 009
final orders for these people
DOUGLAS - James
PIPER - Henry
SCOTT - John
Adjourned until 10 February
bankrupt discharged from custody.
RAINE - Thomas,
STIFFE - S.B.
Robert & James.
Adjourned sine die
NINNIS - Egerton
GIBBONS - James
Relief was suspended for one month
Fatal Accident -
DENNIS - 010
The youngest child of Mr and Mrs Dennis, who reside at the cnr of
Durham and Chester sts. was accidentally scalded on Friday
--- aged 18mths died the following day.
Legal - 011
Andrew, last examination fixed for 7 March ----
The Late Mr BALFOUR -
It is proposed to place a stained glass window in the church at
in memory of the late Mr Balfour, C.E.
are limited to 10s 6d. All the seaport towns in the colony
been invited to assist.
The parents of the children attending the High School,
Lyttelton, have presented the master Mr John Ross,
with a highly flattering testimonial, expressive of their confidence
the way in which he has conducted the school.
23 March 2010