Lyttelton Times  -   August   1874

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Saturday  1 August  1874

Birth  - 001
BURMASTER  -  on 31 July,    to wife of Charles Burmaster -  a son.

Funeral Notices -  002
BLYTH -  wife of  Thomas,   on Sunday ---
INNES - Elizabeth Charlotte, dau. of Francis,  --  on Sunday --
O'MALLEY - Mark Charles,  --  on Saturday ---
SMITH - Charles,   --- on Monday --


Monday 3 August  1874
Birth - 005
RAPHAEL - on 30 July at --  to Mrs A. J.  -  a son.

Marriage -  005
BAMFIELD - FEATHER - on 30 July at --  Robert Bamfield  to Emily, dau. of James Feather, Addington.

Funeral Notice -  006
SMITH - Charles,   ---  this day --


Wednesday  5 August  1874
Birth -  007
NEAVE - on 4 Aug. at --  to wife of Francis D.S. Neave - a son.

Death  -  007
TAIT  -  on 4 August  at Cashel street, west,   Dorcas Tait,  only child of Michael Jones and Frances Tait,  age 15 mths.

Funeral Notice -  010
TAIT - Dorcas,  dau. of James,  --  on Thursday ---


Thursday  6 August  1874
Birth  -  011
MAINWARING-JOHNSON  -  on 27 July to Mrs E. Mainwaring-Johnson -   a daughter.

Death  -  011
JOHNSON  -  on 5 July at Rising Sun,  Caledonian road Charlotte Susanna,  only daughter of  Christina and Thomas Johnson,  age 4mths.
WALLACE  -  on 4 July at Timaru,  John Tennant Wallace,  at Haldon Station,  age 29

Funeral Notice -  012
TAIT - Dorcas,  dau. of James,  --  this day  ---


Friday 7 August  1874
Birth - 016
RUTHERFORD - on 2 Aug. at Mendip Hills to Mrs A.W. -  a son  stillborn.

Funeral Notices -  017
JOHNSON - Charlotte Susannah,  --  on Sunday --


Saturday 8 August 1874
Marriage -  018
GORRIE - HUNTER - on 27 July at --  Daniel Gorrie  (formerly Methven, Perthshire)  to Henrietta Collins, dau. of late William Hunter,
                            late Baron Court, Co. Tyrone ( formerly Prestwick, Ayreshire)


Monday 10 August 1874
Marriage -  027
ANDREWS - GAHAGAN - on 9 Aug. by -- S.P. Andrews (Melbourne & Wootton, Isle of Wight) to Elizabeth Gahagan, Chch.

Deaths - 027
DUNLOP - Helen, on 9 August at Lyttelton, inf. dau. of James & Annie -- age 9mths.
SCRUTTON - George, on 8 August of Heathcote Valley,  age 55.

Funeral Notices -  029
SCRUTTON - George,   --  on Tuesday at 3 o'clock.


Tuesday 11 August 1874
Birth - 030
KELLY - on 10 August at --  to wife of Mr P. Kelly, South Rakaia -  a son.

Deaths - 030
WARD - Hon & Rev. Henry,  on 31 May at Parsonage, Killinchy, Co. Down, Ireland,  3rd son of late Viscount Bangor
                 and father of late Mr Crosbie Ward. age 78


Wednesday 12 August 1874
Marriage - 033
BELL - WILLIAM - on 9 August at -- Alexander Bell (Timaru)  to Mary Philadelphia William (Timaru)

Death - 033
PEMBER - George William Laurence,  on 11 Aug. at Lyttelton Parsonage,  son of Frederick & Eliza Georgina, age 15mths.


Thursday 13 August 1874
Death - 035
DAWDLE - Thomas,  on 12 August,  age 51.


Friday 14 August 1874
Marriage -  037
GEDDIS - CAMERON - on 4 Aug. at --  Charles geddis  to Flora Cameron, both of Saltwater Creek --- 

Funeral Notices -  039
WARD - Elizabeth Theresa,  --  mother in law of Capt. D'Auvergne,  -- on Sat. at 2pm --
VALLANCE - Esther Elizabeth,  dau. of Hugh,  on Sat. at 11am  for the Church of England Cemetery  Rangiora.


Saturday 15 August 1874
Births - 041
SMITH - on 14 Aug. at --  to wife of James Smith,  bricklayer -  a son.
A'COURT - on 14 Aug. at --  to wife of S. A'Court -  a daughter.

Deaths - 041
BISSETT - Mina Augustine,  on 14 August at -- Lyttelton,  wife of Capt. David,
WARD - Elizabeth Theresa,  at --  age 73,

Funeral Notices -  042
BISSETT - Mina Augustine, wife of Capt. David,  --  on Sunday -- 
DOWDLE - Thomas,  --  on Monday for the Papanui Cemetery --
WARD - Elizabeth Theresa,  --  mother in law of Capt. D'Auvergne,  -- on Sat. at 2pm --



Tuesday 18 August 1874
Birth - 044
SMITH -  on 17 August at --  to Mrs W.H. Smith -  a daughter.

Funeral Notices -  045
GEAR - David Alexander,  son of John,  --  on Tuesday  at 3pm.
PRICE - Thomas, -- on Thursday ---


Wednesday 19 August 1874
Funeral Notice -  046
PRICE - Thomas --  at 2-30pm --  on Thursday --


Thursday 20 August 1874
Births -  050
BOWRON - on 17 Aug. at -- Rangiora to wife of George, -  a son.
HILL - on 19 Aug. at Marshland, to wife of H.P.  - a daughter.

Funeral Notice - 052
PRICE - Thomas,  ---  This day -- 


Friday 20 August 1874
Birth - 055
NEWTON - on 19 August  to wife of Mr Alfred C.  - a daughter.


Saturday 22 August 1874
Births - 057
RANKIN - on 18 August at -- to Mrs J.A. Rankin -  a daughter.
WILLIAMS - on 21 August at Mayfield, to wife of James Struthers Williams - a daughter.

Funeral Notices - 058
AMOS - Fanny Eliza, dau. of James,  -- this day  at 3 o'clock.
HENSHAW - wife of John, (Margaret, age 42, Addington Cemetery)   --  tomorrow Sunday at ----


Monday 24 August 1874
Birth - 062
BROOKS - on 18 August at Bangor, Hororata, to wife of Mr D.M.  - a son ---

Marriage - 062
MACDONALD - THOMSON - on 22 August at --  A.V. MacDonald to Elizabeth, widow of Leslie Thomson, dau. of late T.R. Moore M.D.


Tuesday 25 August 1874
Births -  063
PHILLIPS - on 24 Aug. at --  to wife of A. Phillips - a daughter
BILLENS - on 23 August at Akaroa,  to wife of Mr H. Billens -  a son.

Marriage - 063
VINEY - BORRETT - on 23 Aug. at --  William Viney to Elizabeth Borrett --

Death -  063
MILLS - Catherine,  on 22 Aug. at -- wife of William Mills,  Collectors of Customs, age 65.


Wednesday 26 August 1874

Births - 064
HAMMOND - on 25 Aug. at -- to wife of H.W.  - son, (lived a few minutes)
PARSONS - on 25 Aug. at Fernside,  to wife of Mr A. Parsons - a daughter.

Death -064
ANDERSON - Alfred Lipscombe,  on 22 Aug. at Lyttelton.  son of Capt. W.  aged 7mths.


Thursday 26 August 1874
Births -  068
BROWN - on 22 Aug. at Swannanoa,  to Mrs J.E. Brown -  a son.
KNIGHT - on 26 Aug. at -- to wife of Arthur C. Knight - a son.
POLHILL - on 15 Aug. at Timaru,  to wife of F. Polhill, Lake Heron  - a son.


Friday 28 August 1874
Birth -  069
HOOK - on 23 Aug. at Robinson's Bay to wife of John Hook - a daughter.

Death - 069
SUTCLIFFE - James,  on 27 Aug. --  age 27 ---


Saturday 29 August 1874
Funeral Notice - 070
SUTCLIFFE - James,  son of Mrs  & late Mr --  on Sunday at 2-45pm.


Monday 31 August 1874
Births - 071
CHILDS - on 29 Aug. to wife of Charles -  twin daughters.
LEE - on 30 Aug. at --  to wife of Mr S. Lee -  a son.
CAMERON - on 27 Aug. at Springfield to wife of Alexander -  a daughter.

Marriages -  071
RICHARDS - PHILP - on 29 Aug. at --  Joseph Richards to Catherine Philp.
BREACH - MORGAN - on 21 Aug. at New Plymouth, -- Samuel Augustus Breach to Martha, dau. of Capt. Morgan, Kaiapoi.

Deaths -  071
MERSON - Thomas, on 16 June at --  age 83, of parish Shoreditch and father of Thomas ---

Funeral Notice - 072
HARRIS - Alice,  wife of Mr R.B. --  this day  at 2 o'clock ---

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
6 January 2015
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