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Saturday  1 October  1881
Funeral Notices  -  001
HOLMES  -  Alfred -- father -- James of Hokitika  --- for the Avonside Cemtery ----


Monday 3 October  1881

Birth  - 003
BROWN  -  1 October  ---  to wife of W.A. brown - a daughter

Marriage  -  003
GODFREY  -  TETLEY  -   22 September at Picton,  Mr Charles Godfrey  of Okukari,  Queen Charlotte Sound   to  Annie Tetley of Christchurch.

Death  -  003
BROWN  -  2 October  at  res. of W.A. Brown, --Ruby Beatrice,  infant daughter of W.A and F.E. Brown.
WRIGHT  -  27 September  at Dunsandel,  John Dalton,  only son of John T. and Elizabeth Wright,  aged 3 years 5mths.


Tuesday 4 October  1881

Marriage  -  008
COLEMAN  -  ETHERIDGE  -  29 September ----Robert Coleman  to  Fanny Sophia Etheridge  both of Knightsbridge,  near Christchurch.


Wednesday 5 October  1881

Birth -  013
SELLARS  -  3 October  at West Eyreton  to wife of George -  a son.
THOMAS  -  4 October  ---  to wife of Richard D. Thomas  -  a son.

Deaths  -  013
SKILTON  -  2 October  at kaiapoi,  Edith Skilton  aged 7 years.
CHAPMAN  - 3 October  ------ Sydenham,  Annie, young, dau. of John and Emily C. Chapman  aged 15mths and 9 days ---------


Saturday 8 October 1881

Funeral Notices -  041
BELL - Samuel  -  son of Mr Samuel Lee Bell   --- for the Addington Cemetery


Monday 10 October  1881

Births  -  047
TOSSWILL -  8 October at Prebbleton  to wife of Rev A.R.Toswill,  a son.

Marriages  047
GULLIVER  - BAKER  -  on 6 October  -------  Frederick Gulliver  of Rangiora,  to  Catherine ----   daughter of Mr F. Baker  of Flaxton.
MURPHY  -  NEWTON  -  6 October at ------

Death  -  047
BROWN  -  7 October at   ---  Florence Ella,  dearly beloved wife of W.A. Brown,  late of Chertsey.

Funeral Notice  -  046
BROWN  -  Florence Ella  ---  wife of Mr William Alexander Brown   --------  for the Addington Cemetery


Tuesday  11 October  1881

Birth  -  051
GOWER  -  30 September  to wife of Francis Gower -  a daughter  -------

Death  -  051
ABBOTT  -  on 9 October   at his res.  Innis's road,  John Abbott,  Esq,  aged 80 years

Funeral Notice  -  150
BROWN  -   as   046  above


Wednesday 12 October  1881

Birth  -  058
ALLISON  -  10 October  at   -- to wife of Henry Allison  - a daughter
PRESTIDGE  -  10 October   at  ---- to wife of Walter  of Greendale,  - a daughter


Thursday  13 October  1881

Funeral Notice  -  061
BRINK  -  The friends of Mr Charles Henry Brink are informed that the funeral of his  late  wife  ------  for the Riccarton Cemetery.


Friday  14 October  1881

Marriages  -  065
WILMER  -  GORRINGE  -  on 21 September  at ---  Greenponds, Tasmania,   Rev John K. Wilmer ----  to Georgina Gorringe,  Fernleigh,  Greenponds.
BAKER  -  MONK  -  13 October at ---  W. Baker, of Hororata  to  Elizabeth,  2nd dau. of the late Mr B. Monk,  of Kaiapoi.

Death  -  065
TURNER  -  13 October  at Merivale,  Emily,  wife of Charles Wesley Turner,  aged 44 years.


Saturday  15 October  1881

Births  -  067
KERSHAW  -  12 October,  at Sydenham,  to wife of Thomas Kershaw  -  a daughter
PAVITT  -  at Opawa,  on 13 October  to wife of A.R. Pavitt - a son.

Marriage  -  067
FOX  -  LAWRENCE  -  9 October  at -----William Fox  eld. son of John Fox,  to  Mary Jane Lawrence, young. dau. of Mrs Martin,  -------

Death  - 067
KERSHAW  -  13 October  at Sydenham,  infant dau. of Thomas & Sarah Kershaw.


Monday 17 October 1881

Funeral Notices  -  069
DICKEY  -  William ---  

Births  - 070
FENERTY  -  14 October  to wife of J.L. Fenerty  - a son.
LONG  -  15 October  at Weka Pass  to wife of Richard Long  -  a son.

Deaths  -  070
DICKEY  -  on 15 October  at -----  William Dickey  aged 21 years  (son of Rev Joseph Dickey of Kilrea, Co. Derry, Ireland.)


Wednesday 19 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  073
PLASKETT  -  George Edward  & Albert  sons of Mr William Plaskett  to leave -----  Flaxton,  for the Flaxton Church

Marriage  -  074
JOHNSON  -  DICKINSON  -  12 October  at ---  Mr Walter Johnson  to  Miss Elizabeth Dickinson,  both of Christchurch.


Thursday  20 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  079
PLASKETT  -  as above   073

Births  -  080
TOOMER  -  19 October  to Mrs Eph. Yoomer  of twins  -  sons
LOUGHNAN  -  at Avonside,  to wife of H.H.Loughnan  -  a son.

Deaths  -  080
D'OYLY  -  19 October  at his res.  Lyttelton,  Robert William Charles D'Oyly,  aged 53
JONES  -  18 October  at Templeton,  Eliza Jones  4th dau. of James & Margaret Jones,  aged 4 years.


Friday  21 October 1881
Funeral Notices  -  085
MURPHY  - Ellen  ---  father Mr Stephen Murphy ---- for the Catholic Cemetery
D'OYLY - R.W.C. D'Oyly  Esq.  ---leave Lyttelton toady at 3-15pm

Marriage  -  087
BROCK - BARCLAY  -  19 October  at Sefton  -----  William,  son of John Brock of  --- Ashley,  to  Alice,    4th daughter of Mr James Barclay,  Sefton.


Saturday  22 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  091
McQUILKIN  -  Mary,  husband John,  will leave his res. Catholic Church,  Lyttelton.-------

Birth -  092
McLACHLAN  -  19 October  at Doyleston,  to wife of Archibald McLachlan  -  a son.

Deaths  -  092
McQUILKIN  -  21 October  at Lytelton,  Mary,  wife of John McQuilkin
NOLAN  -  16 October  at Prebbleton,  Sarah,  beloved wife of James Nolan ---


Monday 24 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  097
GREIG  -  William,   sen  ---- for the Scotch Cemetery

Marriage  -  098
WACHSMANN  -  HALL  -  22 October  ---Ashton Wachsmann  to  Lily,  eldest dau. of H.J.Hall,  Riccarton.

Death  -  098
GREIG  - 23 October  at his res.  Carlton Mill road,  Mr William Greig,  sen late of Rothesay,  Bute,  Scotland,  aged 70 years.


Tuesday 25 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  103
GREIG  -  as above    097
MOORE  -  John --will leave his late res. Charles Street,  Kaiapoi,  at 2pm  for the English Church.

Marriage  -  104
MARSHALL  -  RANKEN  -    18 August  at Rutland Hotel, Edinburgh ----  John Wallace Marshall  to Frances Ann Ranken,  4th dau. of late William Allan,
                            solicitor Supreme Courts, Edinburgh.

Death  -  104
MOORE  -  24 October  at Kaiapoi,  Mr Jno. Moore  aged 64 years.


Wednesday 26 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  110
COAKLEY  -  Daniel  -----
MOORE -  John  -----  for the English Church
GREIG  -  William ---  this day  ---- for the Scotch Cemetery
 
Birth  -  111
TEAKLE  -  24 October  at the Parsonage,  Lincoln,  to wife of Rev J.F. Teakle  - a daughter

Marriage  -  111
JAMESON  -  WORKER  -    19 October at Sanson,  Wellington, -----Frederick,  son of J.P. Jameson Esq. of Christchurch,  to  Jane Emeline,  dau. of the                                                                 Rev.W. Worker, of Sanson.

Deaths  -  111
COAKLEY  -  Daniel,  late of Waiau,  Amuri,  aged 22 years ---
PENBERTHY  -  25 October  at  ---  Grace,  relict of Mr Henry Penberthy,  of Helston, Cornwall, England,    in her 78th year.


Thursday  27 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  113
COAKLEY  -   as above


Friday  28  October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  117
PENBERTHY -   will leave her late res.  Berry street,  at 2-30pm  this day.


Saturday  29 October  1881

Funeral Notice  -  120
BOWBYES  -  Ernest Phillip ----   this day at 3pm.

Births  -  121
CORDY  -  26 October  at Hororata,  to wife of James Cordy  -  a daughter
RESTON  -  28 October  at Addington,  to wife of G.S. Reston  -  a son.

Marriage  -  121
ELMSLIE  -  ANDERSON  -  26 October  at Inveresk House,  res. of Bride's father,    by ------   Rev John Elmslie  to jeanie Harper,  eld. dau. of John                                         Anderson Esq.  J.P. Christchurch.

Death  -  121
MILSOM  -  28 October  ---  at Kaiapoi  beloved wife of George P. Milsom  aged 34 years.


Monday  31 October  1881

Funeral Notices  -  124
MILSOM  -  Kaiapoi,  ----  for the English Cemetery
MILSOM  -  Masonic fraternity  -----
McINTOSH  -  Alexander,  late  of  McIntosh Bay ----  for the Scotch Cemetery

Deaths  -  126
MILSOM  -  28 October  at Kaiapoi ---  wife of George Milsom,  aged 34 years
MASON  -  28 October  at Bennetts,  Inglewood,  Augusta Ann  ---  wife of Richard Mason,  aged 65 years ------ Gloucestershire papers please copy.
WOODWARD  -  29 October  at Springston,  Harriett,  bel. wife of john Woodward,  aged 40 --
McINTOSH  -  29 October  ----Mr Alexander McIntosh,  sen  aged 82 years.
PARKER  -  29 October  at Christchurch,  Charlotte,  relict of late James Parker,  in her 60th year.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
14 April  2008

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