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"Star" - Christchurch
- March - 1881 -
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1 March 1881 - all
BMD's on page 2
GARLICK - on 27 February at
Weslyan Parsonage, Woodend, to wife of Rev. S.J.Garlick, a
McDOWELL - on 28 February at
Montreal St. South, Robert McDowell, age 43.
HAYTER - on 27 February
at Highfield, Waiau, to wife of Commander F.Hayter, R.N. a son.
BAILEY - SCOTT -
24 February at St. Johns, Church, Woolston, by Rev.
C.J.Merton, Charles, 2nd son of the late Joseph
Bailey of Christchurch, to Cecily,
only daughter of the late
Daniel Scott "The Homestead", Woolston, formerly of Liverpool,
WILSON - on
2 March at Cashmere, John Cracroft Wilson, K.C.S.I., C.B.
late of H.M.Bengal Civil Service, age 73
Friday 4 March 1881
GARFORTH - on 2
March at Spreydon, infant son of S. & E.A. Garforth, age 1
YOUNG - on 15
January at Bangalore, India, Harold,
infant son of Mr & Mrs George Young, late of Christchurch, NZ
WAUCHOP - on 1
March at Southbridge, to wife of T. Wauchop, a daughter.
WILSON - on 4 March
at Springfield Road, to Mrs Robert Wilson, a daughter.
LINDSEY - at Tuam
St. East, to wife of Samuel Lindsey, a daughter, Victorian papers
FOX - SHARP - on 1
March at --Christchurch, ---- Charles, son of Edward
Auckland to Clara, daughter of Mathias
JENNINGS - JAMES - on 3
March at -- Edward Ivory Jennings, son of
W.C.Jennings, Rangiora, to Hannah Elizabeth,
dau of Mr J.James, Rangiora.
Funeral Notice - KING
Friends of the late Mr Timothy King are respectfully informed that his
funeral will leave his late res. Second Street, Sydenham,
tomorrow Sunday afternoon at 3pm for the Catholic Cemetery.
Funeral Notice - LUNDY -
The friends of the late Robert Lundy are respectfully informed
that his funeral will leave his late res. Sandridge St.
on Monday March 7th at 2pm for Addington Cemetery.
Loyal City of Christchurch Lodge- LUNDY
Members are requested to meet on Monday March 7th at Third St.
Sandridge, Sydenham, to follow the remains of the late Bro.
The funeral will leave at 2 o'clock for the Scotch
Monday 7 March
FREE - on 5 March
at Loburn, Annie, 2nd daughter of William & Marion
Free, age 14mths.
HILL - at his res.
George St. Chch, Charles Hill, of Falmouth, Cornwall, Eng. age
37, Wellington papers p.c.
WILLIE - on 5
March, Margaret ann, 3rd daughter of Mr John Wyllie,
Saltwater Creek, in her 14th year.
Tuesday 8 March
HAY - on 7 March at
Charteris Bay, Catherine, wife of James Hay.
MESSENGER - on 7
March, Ethel Ruth, inf. daughter of Mr W.H. Messenger, age 9mths.
SALTER - on 7 March
to Mrs C.E.Salter, a daughter.
McGEE - DOWDALL -
on 8 March at ---- by ---- Mr
James Armstrong McGee to Miss Mary Alice
Dowdall. Home papers please copy.
DAVIS - on 9 March
at Woolston, to wife of J.W.Davis, a son
SMITH - on 9 March
at her res. Cam Mills, Rangiora, to wife of Mr Thomas Smith, a daughter.
NICHOLL - on 7
March at Halswell, to wife of James Nicholl, a son.
WIGGINS - on 9
March at Sumner College to wife of C.L.Wiggins, a son.
CUMMING - on 8 March at
Temuka, Marion, beloved wife of S.McD. Cumming, age 39
on 9 March at Llanamallard, Timaru, Mrs W. Mansfield, age
51, 5th daughter of the late James Wilson Ramsey, Esq.
Abbey St. Dublin, Ireland.
Friday 11 March
RUSSELL - on 10 March at
Amberley, to wife of John Russell, a son, stillborn.
MARSHALL - on 9 March at
Leeston, to wife of Charles Marshall, a daughter.
Funeral Notice - FLETCHER
Friends of Mr Patrick Fletcher of Sampiers Bay, Lyttelton, are
respectfully informed that the funeral of his late daughter Emily,
will leave his res, at 2-30pm tomorrow, saturday for the Presbyterian
BOWDEN -on 9 March at Colombo
street, Christchurch, to wife of N.K.Bowden, a daughter.
FOWLER - on 12 March,
Margaret Mary Agnes, the beloved wife of J.Fowler, age 26
FLETCHER- on 10 March at
Lyttelton, of dysentry, Emily 2nd
daughter of Patrick & Elizabeth Fletcher, age
Australian & Home papers please
HAY - on 7 March at Charteris
Bay, Catherine, wife of James Hay.
STACE - on 12 March at
Olliviers Road, Ellen Elizabeth, eldest daughter of late Mr
Leonard Stace, age 18
Monday 14 March
PREBBLE - on 11
March at Woodland Farm, Ashburton, to wife of William Prebble
jnr. a daughter.
WAY - on 12 March
at Merivale, to mrs George Way, a son.
FOWLER - on 12
March, Margaret Mary Agnes, the beloved wife of J.Fowler, age 26.
SINCLAIR - on 12
March at Latimer Sq. Gloucester St. Leslie
Allan Sinclair, infant son of S.&C. Sinclair,
age 1 yr 9mths.
CARPENTER - on 7
March at his res. Lincoln, of
imflamation of the lungs, Frederick William Carpenter,
BILLINS - on 12
March at 3rd St. Gasworks Road,
Frederick George Billins, infant son of Frederick R. &
Emma Billins, age 9mths.
15 March 1881
CUNNINGHAM - on 14 March,
to the wife of Charles Avery Cunningham a son.
on 14 March at the res.of Charles Sutcliffe, ----, George
Withers Grainger, age 57, Uncle to the late Mrs William Henry
15? March to the wife of Mr E. Campbell, of twins,
son & daughter
BENN - on 15 March
at Amberley, to wife of W.A.Benn, a daughter.
ELLIOTT - on 12
March at Amberley, to wife of Richard Elliott, a daughter.
GORDON - LAURIE -
on 14 March at St. Luke, the Evangelist, Christchurch, by Rev.
E.A.Lingard, assisted by Rev. J.Sheldon, Thomas Gordon
to Catherine Margaret Laurie.
BAUGH - on 15 March at his
res. oxford Tce, Christchurch, William Thomas Baugh, age 44
Funeral Notice - BAUGH
The friends of the late Mr W.T.Baugh are respectfully informed that his
funeral will leave the premises, oxford Tce, at half past 2 o'clock,
tomorrow Thursday 17 March.
17 March 1881
COCKS - on 15 March at
Barfield, to wife of Rev. H.B. Cocks, a daughter.
FOSTER - on 16 March at the
Willows, Halswell, Percy John, infant son of Walter G. &
RUSSELL - on 15 March at
Otipus, near Timaru, P.H.Russell.
Friday 18 March
PARKER - on 17 March at
Gloucester St. West, to wife of J.Edward Parker, a son.
March 1881 page 2
NATHAN on 27 March to wife of
C.E.Nathan esq. a daughter (it did have 27 in the
PERRY - on 17 March at the res.
of the Rev. E.O.Perry, Durham St.
South. Thomas Perry, Organist of Merivale Church, formerly of
21 March 1881 page 2
FRERE? - on
17 March at Kirwee, wife of Hugh Corrie? Frere a daughter.
CARPENTER - on 19
March at Gloucester St. East to wife of J.Carpenter, a son.
COLE - on 19 March
at South Town Belt, Algernon
Arthur, the eldest & beloved son of G.H. &
J.Cole. age 8yrs.
ANSLEY - on 20 March at
Cambridge Tce, East. Martha beloved
daughter of Richard & Ann Ansley, age 20
CRAIG - on 20
March to Mrs D. Craig, a son, stillborn.
WILSON - on 27
February at Walker St. Chch, to wife of William Wilson, a daughter.
FLECK - on 20
March at Madras St. South, to wife of James Fleck, a daughter.
PEGG - on 18 March at View
Hill, Oxford, Emma, beloved wife of
William Pegg, age 34? Home papers please copy.
HAMILL - on 22 March at Hanmer
At. Avonville, Sarah Jane, beloved wife of George Hamill,
MIRCHOFF - at the Grove Farm,
Halswell, to Mrs M. Mirchoff, twins, son &
DOUGLAS - on 6 March at Ward
St. Addington, to wife of T.Douglas, a daughter.
WILLS - on 20 March at
Prebbleton, to wife of John Wills, Greendale, a son.
PRESTNEY - MILLS -
at the Presbyterian Church, Leithfield, North Canterbury, by Rev.
R.Trout, George, eldest son of Mr Samuel Prestney, of
Fernside, to Rosina,
2nd daughter of Mr John Mills, Forest Hill, Kent, England.
CAVE - on 21 March at
Manchester St. Christchurch, Arthur
Henry, only son of Alfred George & Matilda Cave.
age 12 yrs.
24 March 1881
BOYLE - at his res. in the
Springs District, Canterbury, NZ,
Alexander Boyle, in his 76th year. formerly a native of County Down,
Home papers please copy.
MARTIN - at his home Tuam St.
Christchurch, Lizzie Thompson
Martin, beloved daughter of James, blacksmith, age 4
and half months.
Friday 25 March
GOLDSMITH - WILLIAMS - on
24 March at -- Irwell, -- Phillip Wharton, son of
of Pulham, St. Mary Magdalene, Norfolk, England.
daughter of John Rhys Williams,
late of Gradfa, Farm, near Cardiff, Glamorganshire, South
GLEN - on 23 March at
Lyttelton, James Glen, steward of the
ship Marlborough. Glasgow papers please copy.
LUXTON - on 20 March at
Rangiora, to wife of Mr G. Luxton, a son.
MARTIN - on 24 March at Afton
House, Cambridge Tce, East, to wife of T.F.Martin, a daughter.
PORTER - on 24 March at
Kaiapoi, Mary, wife of Joshua Charles Porter, age 59
Monday 28 March
CLARK - KERR - on 25 March at --- St.
Albans, Chch, by-- Edwin Clark of Rakaia, to
eldest daughter of the late Staff Sergeant-Major Kerr R.A.
SCOTT - at Lyttelton on 28
march, James Scott, age 63.
COX - at his Father's
res.Madras St. Sydenham, on Saturday 26
March, Alfred George, 2nd son of Alfred & Catherine
Cox, age 1 year 4 mths.
KNOX - at Latimer Square,
Gloucester St. Ida Mary, only
child of James & Charlotte Knox age 11 mths,
Hokitika papers please copy.
DOUGLAS - 0n 27
March at Newland, Amberley, to the wife of Thomas Douglas, a son.
KISSEL - on 27
March at Templeton, to wife of George P. Kissel, a son.
DORN - on 28
March to wife of Thomas Dorn, a daughter.
BENNINGTON - PENTECOST -
at St Andrews House, Tuam St, Christchurch, by Rev.
T.R.Caires, John, eldest son of Mr J. Bennington,
Sarah, 4th daughter of the
late W.T.Pentecost, Rangiora.
GREIG - on 17 January
1881 at Ogden City, U.S.America,
Margaret Meldrum, wife of A.F.Greig and beloved daughter of Mrs
Manchester St. South,
- at Latimer Square, Gloucester St. Ida Mary, only
child of James & Charlotte Knox age 11 mths
Hokitika papers please copy.
REVELL - on 27 March at
Rangiora, Margaret Elizabeth,
youngest daughter of Henry & Christina Revell,
age 1 yr, 6mths.
BRITTAN - on 28 March at
Kelsie, to wife of F.H. Brittan, a son.
ORR - SMITH -
30 March by Rev. Mr Elmslie, John Orr, 2nd son of Rev. John
Orr, Kilbirnie, Ayreshire, Scotland, to Agnes
Ann Smith, Christchurch.
FITZGERALD - on 24 March at
Oriental Bay, Wellington, Ella, wife of William, age 28
CHAMBERLAIN - WITHELL - on 17 March at the
res. of the Bride's father, by-- William, 3rd
son of the late Mr Peter
Chamberlain, Thougsleigh Barton,
Cheriton-Fitzpaine, Devon, England. to Hannah,
eldest daughter of Mr Charles Withell, Raywell, Brookside,
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