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Monday 1 July 1878
Births -  001
SHAVE - on 28 June at Le Cren's tce,  Timaru,  to wife of Edmund Shave  -  a daughter.
GRIFFIN - on 30 June at Lyttelton,  to wife of W.H.Griffin  -  a son.
RYAN -  at her res. Worcester st east,  to wife of T.Jervis Ryan  -  a son.

Death -  001
ROBERTS - Hannah,  on 29 June at the Club Hotel,  Rangiora,  aged 79 years.


Tuesday 2 July 1878
Births -  004
CUTHBERT - on 1 July  at Avonside  to wife of Edwin Cuthbert  -  a daughter.

Marriages  -  004
HOGGETT - BOOTH - on 1 July at res. of bride's mother, Woodend --- William John Ivory Hoggett, of Woodend  to Isabella,
                                    2nd dau. of late Thomas Booth, Woodend.
STANTON - PETRIE - on 1 July ---  at Poplar Fram, Woodend,  James Gibbs Stanton, of Poplar Farm, to Betsy Stark,
                                    eld. dau. of Robert Petrie, Spring-Grove Farm, Woodend.


Wednesday 3 July 1878
Births - 011
DAVIS - on 28 June at North rd, Styx,  to wife of John Davis  -  a daughter.
DAVIS - on 2 July at her res. Cashel st east  to wife of Mr D.Davis  -  a daughter.
ABBOTT -  on 1 July at Clifton, Southbridge   to wife of William Abbott  -  a daughter.
SMITH - on 2 July at Salisbury st, Christchurch  to wife of Thomas Smith  -  a daughter.

Marriage  -  011
EDWARDS - EYRE - on 1 July at --- Christchurch, Thomas, only son of Mr Thos. Edwards   to 
                                    Lucy, young. dau. of Mr C.Eyre, Te Arai, Auckland.

Death - 011
BRADY - Thomas John,  on 1 July at Southbridge,    ages 21.

Funeral Notice  -  010
BRADY - Thomas John,  will leave his res. Southbridge  for the Southbridge Cemetery at 12 o'clock, Wednesday.


Friday 5 July 1878
Births -  021
MALTHUS - on 3 July at Lincoln  to wife of H. Percival Malthus  -  a son.
BROWN - on 3 July  at Rosewood,  Selwyn st, Sydenham,  to wife of J.Brown -  a daughter
MORTIMER - at Cashel st east,  to wife of J.B.Mortimer  -  a son.
BEATTY -  at the Palace Hotel, Christchurch,  to Mrs Beatty  -  a daughter.

Marriage  - 021
GREEN - GREEN - on 3 July at ---  Ernest Arthur, 3rd son of Mr Edmund Green, Knightstown  to  Sarah Ellen, younger dau. of
                        late Henry Green  of Brighton, England.

Death - 021
THOMAS -  on 4 July at her res. Colombo st, north,  widow of  george Thomas,  aged 54.


Saturday 6  July 1878

Births  -  028
BOURN - on 4 July at Homebrook  to wife of Charles Bourn  -  a son.
BEATTY -  at the Palace Hotel, Gloucester st,  to Mrs Geo. Beatty  -  a daughter
KERR -  on 4 July at Ohoka,  to wife of James Kerr  -  a daughter.
ORMSBY - on 3 July at Timaru  to wife of Arthur Ormsby  -  a son.
PAGET - on 4 July at Paget's Commercial Hotel, Oxford  to Mrs W. paget  -  a son.
ROSS -  on 4 July at Bellevue Cottage,  Lyttelton  to Mrs John Ross  -  a son.

Marriages  -  028
GREEN - GREEN - on 3 July at --- Ernest Arthur, 3rd son of Edmund Green,  to  Sarah Ellen dau. of late Henry Green, 38 Elliott rd, Brixton, England 
                                    late publisher of Sydney Morning Herald.
CRAKARTHORP - HUTT -on 27 June at -- Okain's bay,  Herbert Crakarthorp  to  Mary Susanna Hutt.

Funeral Notices  -  029
THOMAS - Catherine Ellen  will leave her res. Colombo st north at half past 2 o'clock  for the English Cemetery.
O'CONNELL -  Martin John.  Captain of schooner Josephine,  to leave hospital, Christchurch  this day, at a quarter past 3 o'clock.


Monday 8 July 1878

Death -  036
PEAGRAM - Charles James,  on 6 July at his res.  Ferry rd,  


Tuesday 9 July 1878
Births -  038
WADSWORTH - on 28 June at Christchurch,   to wife of Mr Benjamin Wadsworth  -  a son.
BARRETT - on 7 July at Colombo rd, Sydenham  to wife of Joseph Barrett  -  a son.
HILL -  on 7 July at Napier  to wife of H.Hill,  Inspector of Schools  -  a son.

Marriage  -  038
BASHFORD - DANCE - on 7 July at St John's Church,  Frederick Bashford  to  Eliza Dance, both of Christchurch.

Death -  038
PARISH -  William,  on 8 July at Springston,  late of Templeton,  aged 63 years.

Funeral Notice  -  037
PEAGRAM - Charles,  will leave his res. Ferry rd,  at half past 2 on Wednesday 10 July.


Thursday 11 July 1878
Birth - 056
BROWN - on 9 July at Overton Cottage, Christchurch  to wife of Mr G.H.Brown,  Lofftus,  Dunsandel  -  a son.


Friday 12 July 1878
Births -  059
MITCHELL -  on 6 July at the Royal Hotel, Southbridge,  to wife of Mr David Mitchell -  a daughter.
CLARK -  on 11 July  to wife of Mr F. Clark  -  a son.


Saturday 13 July 1878
Birth - 065
LAWRENCE -  on 12 July  at Mr R. Cooper's Christchurch  to wife of Mr Alfred Lawrence  -  a son.

Death -  065
INNES -  on 11 May at Edingight,  Banffshire, N.B.  Sir James Milne Innes,  of Balvenie  and Edingight,  Baronet,  aged 70.

Funeral Notice -  063
NEAN-CUNNINGHAM -  wife of Mr Nean-Cunningham,  to leave his res. Madras st, tomorrow, Sunday at 1 o'clock  for the Catholic Cemetery.


Monday 15 July 1878
Death -  072
WOOD - Helen,  on 12 July, bel. wife of James Wood, Woollen factory, Kaiapoi,  and late of Bramley, Leeds, England.


Tuesday 16 July 1878

Births -  081
PYKETT - on 12 July at Harper st, Sydenham,  to wife of Samuel Pykett  -  a son.
DOBBY - on 14 July at Ripon st, Lyttelton  to wife of Richard Dobby  -  a daughter.
WISKER - on 15 July at Southbrook  to wife of P.Wisker  -  a son.

Deaths -  081
WILKIE - Unice Ethel Maude, on 14 July at Ashburton, infant dau. of James & Isabella Wilkie,  aged 6mths.
FOSTER -  Captain John,  on 15 July at Oxford, Canterbury, NZ  aged 62.

Funeral Notice -  080
FOSTER - Capt.  will leave his res. for the Oxford Cemetery on Wednesday 17 July at 1pm.


Thursday 18 July 1878
Births -  086
SANDSTEIN - on 15 July at Gloucester st east,  to Mrs M.Sandstein  -  a daughter.
LLOYD -  on 25 April 1878 at Prees, Shewsbury to wife of Rev. F.C.Lloyd -  a daughter.
LEWIS -  on 17 July to wife of Robert Lewis, blacksmith, Sefton  -  a daughter.

Marriages  -  086
STAVELEY - EDWARDS - on 16 July at  --- Merivale,  Edmond George, eld. son of late George Staveley, solicitor, of Victoria,  to  Isabella Maria,
                                        3rd dau. of late R.T.Edwards of Tasmania.
EDWARDES - BRADLEY - on 17 July at --- Lyttelton, Thomas, son of Mr Thomas Edwardes, Elm House, Portsmouth, England  to  Susan,
                                        eld. dau. of Mr Thomas Bradley, Lyttelton.

Death -  086
HEMINGWAY - John, on 12 July at his res. Jolly st, Akaroa,  in his 45th year.

Funeral Notices -  084
EVANS - James,  will leave his res. cnr Madras & Fourth sts, Sydenham,  on Thursday 18 July at 2 o'clock.
PARISH - Isabel,  friends of late Jacob Parish are invited   -- funeral of daughter Isabel,  will leave res. of Mr John Brown, Ashbourne Farm Ferry rd,
                            this day, Thursday, 18th   for the Heathcote Cemetery.


Friday 19 July 1878
Births - 091
SINCLAIR - on 17 July at her res. London st, Lyttelton,  to wife of J.Sinclair,  -  a son.
WAUCHOP - on 17 July at Southbridge  to wife of Thomas Wauchop  -  a son.

Marriage  -  091
ASHWORTH - SKEVINGTON - on 17 July at -- Rangiora,  James Ashworth, of Harleston, Leithfield  to  Mary Ann, dau. of Charles Skevington, of Waikuku.

Death - 091
CRIPPS - Joseph,  on 18 July  comedian,  aged 26  -------

Funeral Notice -  089
CRIPPS - Joseph, comedian,  funeral will leave the Hospital at 2-40 this afternoon.



Saturday 20 July 1878
Births -  100
KESTEVEN - on 18 July at Ashburton,  to wife of Dr Kesteven  -  a son.
PATTRICK -  on 18 July at Christchurch,  to wife of Thomas Pattrick  -  a son.

Funeral Notice -  099
McDERMITT -  Emma Wilhimla Boyce,  dau. of Mr McDermitt,  will leave his res. High st, Knightstown, St Albans, Sunday at 2pm.


Monday 22 July 1878

Death - 106
WEBB- Edmond,  on 21 July at Antigua st, south,  bel. son of Alfred & Isabella Webb, aged 2 yrs 4mths.

Funeral Notices  -  105
WITHELL - Sarah,  wife of Charles, will leave his res. Raywell Farm, Brookside,  this day Monday 23 July at 2 o'clock  for the Springston Cemetery.
HASKETT - Robert,  son of Thos  and Ann Haskett,  to leave Tuam st,  this day Monday at half past 2 o'clock.


Tuesday 23 July 1878
Marriage  -  109
CARTER - CUMMINGS - on 20 July at -- David Taylor Carter, of Rockpool Farm, Pleasant Point  to  Elizabeth Maude Cummings, of Christchurch.

Death - 109
OPIE - Vivian Herbert, on 21 July at the Parsonage, young. son of Francis T. & Kate Opie  aged 3 mths.

Funeral Notice  - 108
WEBB -  Edmond,  son of Mr Alfred Webb, will leave his res. Windmill rd, this day at 2 o'clock.


Wednesday 24 July 1878
Funeral Notices  -  114
FAIRBORN - William,  will leave the Hospital at 2 o'clock this day.
MOOR - wife,  of Mr James Moor,  will leave his res. Stanmore rd, Bingsland,  today, Wed. at 2pm


Thursday 25 July 1878
Death - 118
NORTON-TAYLOR -  Arthur, on 24 July at Madras st,  bel. son of Edward & Flora Norton-Taylor,  aged 21mths.


Friday 26 July 1878
Births - 122
TAYLOR - on 6 July at Schoolhouse, Bingsland, to wife of J.B.E.Taylor,  twins  -  son and daughter.
POOLE -  on 25 July at Colombo st,  to wife of Mr T.Poole  -  a son.
PONSFORD - on 25 July at her res. 6 Hereford st,  to Mrs John Ponsford  -  a daughter

Marriage  -  122
COBB - SELWYN-SMITH -  on 24 July at --Merivale, William Winstanley Cobb  to  Fanny Anne Lloyd eld. dau.
                            of Harold Selwyn-Smith, Christchurch.


Saturday 27 July 1878

Marriage -  128
ACKERMAN - SOPER - on 26 July at ----  John Ackerman  top  Jessie Elizabeth, eld. dau. of Mr John Soper.

Deaths - 128
LOWE - Emma,  at Armagh st, east,  wife of Thomas Lowe,  aged 27 years.
COOPER -  Catherine,  on 26 July at her res. Papanui,  aged 34,  bel. wife of F.Cooper  of typhoid fever.

Funeral Notice -  126
LOWE - wife of Thomas Lowe will leave Mrs Ritchie's. Armagh st east,  at half past 2 o'clock on Sunday.


Monday 29 July 1878
Births - 132
ZIESLER - on 26 July at Timaru  to wife of J.W.S. Ziesler - a daughter.
SUTTON - on 25 July at Landsdowne,  to wife of T.Sutton -  a daughter.
MAYDWELL -  on 28 July at Papanui  to wife of Daniel Maydwell -  a son.

Deaths -  132
THORNE - Annie Eliza,  on 27 July at Hororata,  bel. dau. of John and Mary Ann Thorne,  aged 6mths.
DUFFY - Annie,  on 27 July  wife of Samuel Duffy,  Colombo st, south,  aged 43 years.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
29 January 2012
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