Christchurch  Star    -     January -  December  1874  

Births   -   Marriages  -  Deaths

transcribed  from film at Canterbury Public Library

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Tuesday 6 January 1874
Death - 
COOMBS  - on 6 January. at his res. Cashel Street East,  Charles, 4th son of Charles & Emily Coombs, age 7 mths.


Saturday 10 January 1874

Marriage -
CATES - BUCHANAN  - on  22 April 1873 at the Weslyan Chapel, Pareora, near Timaru, Charles Coates   to   Annie M. Buchanan


Monday 19 January 1874

Death - 
FELDWICK  - on 18 January  at Kaiapoi,   Mr. John Feldwick,  farmer,  age 59


Friday 23 January 1874

Death -  
BRITTON  - on 23 October, Mr. William Stephen Britton, eld. brother to Mrs. A'Court, Durham Street, Christchurch,   stone carver,  age 36, 
                            buried Oct. 28  at New Cemetery


Saturday 31 January 1874

Death - 
HARRINGTON  - on 30 January  at Chester St. East,  Catherine Matilda  Harrington, age 5yrs 7 mths.


Monday 2 February 1874

Inquest of Charles BANKS -   an apprentice on ship "Pleiades" drowned.


Tuesday  10 February 1874

Birth - 
HART  - on 8 February at Freshford House, Lichfield St. East,  Mrs M.B. Hart wife of his Worhship the Mayor , son


Friday  13 February 1874

Death - 
SWINBURNE  - on 12 February  at her res. Kilmore Street, Mrs A.  Swinburne, widow of the late Richard,    age 81 years.


Wednesday 18 February 1874

Death - 
PHILLIPS  - on 18 February  at her reidence,  Lichfield St,   Lucy,  dearly beloved wife  of  Samuel Phillips,  in her 42nd year.


Thursday 26 February

Birth - 
HART  - on  26 February  at  Colombo St. North,    to Mrs Michael Hart, a son.


Monday 2 March 1874

Death - 
FLAVEL  - on 28 February at her  father's res. Chester Street East.  Sarah Jane,  3rd daughter. of Henry & Elizabeth, age 23.


Monday 9 March 1874

Death - 
ROGERS -  on 4 January  at his residence,  St. Clements St. Oxford,  England,   Mr William Rogers,   father of A.J.Rogers, Lyttelton  age 79


Tuesday 10 March 1874

Death - 
TOOMER  - on 9 March,  Beatrice Evelyn Maude,  beloved child of   Ephraim & Fanny Toomer,   age 11 months.


Tuesday 17 March 1874

Birth - 
HEBDEN  - on 17 March at Gloucester Street East,   to  wife of John  Hebden,  a daughter.


Wednesday 25 March 1874

Death -  
JOHNSTONE  -  on 25 March,   Marion Hislop Johnstone,  2nd daughter. of  Archibald Johnstone,  age 13 mths


Tuesday 7 April 1874

Birth - 
TOOMER  - on 4 April,  to Mrs Eph. Toomer,   a son


Tuesday 12 May 1874

Birth -  
HOBDAY  - on 11 May at Hereford Street West,   wife of Mr.  H.S.Hobday,  a daughter
RICH  -  16 May at  Dublin Street, Lyttelton,  to  wife of  C.A.Rich,   a son


Thursday 21 May 1874

Death - 
LEWIS  -  on 20 May,  at her residence,. Devonshire Arms,  Peterborough  Street,  Margaret,   beloved wife of Henry Lewis,  age 29


Monday 15 June 1874

Death - 
RAPHAEL  -  on 14 June at Madras Street, (Miriam M----) infant daughter  of  Mr. A.& A.J. Raphael, age 10mths


Saturday 27 June 1874

Death - 
PRESTON  - on 27 June Amelia Kate,  beloved daughter. of Mr & Mrs  Preston,  of Borough Hotel, Christchurch


Wednesday 1 July 1874

Death - 
WHITELAW  - on 30 June at his residence, Armagh Street, Mr Robert Whitelaw,  late of Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland


Friday 3 July 1874

Death - 
SMITH  - on 3 July at her reidence. Ferry Road, Mary wife of Joseph,   late of Burton-on-Trent,   age 36


Friday 17 July 1874

Death - 
PEARSON  -  on 17 July at his res. Crown Hotel, cnr. Winchester & Oxford Streets,  Lyttelton,  Samuel,  age 44


Saturday 18 July 1874

Death - 
FERGUSON  - on 18 July at Addington, Robert Brownlow Ferguson,  beloved son of William Henry & Margaret Ferguson,  age 12 mths.


Monday 10 August 1874
Marriage - 
ANDREWS - GAHAGON - on 9 August  by Rev. James Buller,  S.P.Andrews M.Q.C. of Melbourne & Wootton, Isle of Wight   to  
Elizabeth Ann Wootton, of Christchurch.


Saturday 29 August 1874

Marriage -
RICHARDS - PHILP  - on 29 August, at The Manse, Christchurch,   by Rev. Fraser,   Joseph Richards   to   Catherine Philp,  both of Christchurch.


9 September 1874

Death - 
DAWSON  - on 8 September  at  Hereford St. West,  Arthur John Benjamin,  beloved only son of   Robert & Maria Dawson


26 September 1874

Funeral Notice -  GAUL
Mary Georgina Gaul   - late wife of Mr. Gaul,   Windmill Road,


Wednesday 7 October 1874

Birth - 
MANNING  - on  4 October,  at Hawthorne Lodge, Ferry Road,  to wife of  S. Manning,   a son


Wednesday 14 October 1874

Death - 
WRIGHT  - on 14 October at Ferry Road.  Isabel,  daughter of Henry & Elizabeth,  age 3 months 10 days


Saturday 17 October 1874

Death - 
PARKER  - on 16 October at Cathedral Square, Christchurch,   James Parker,  age 65


Thursday 22 October 1874

Marriage - 
SMITH -KING  - on 21 October . at the Weslyan Church,  Durham St.  by Rev. James Buller,   J. Wilford Smith   to   Amelia,  only daughter  of John King
Esq. of Christchurch.


Monday 30 November 1874

Death - 
MCCARTHY  - on  26 November,  Mr. James McCarthy,  age 36.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
13 September  2003

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