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Saturday  1 December  1888
Birth  -  002
JAMESON  -  on 29 Nov.  at Tancred street,  Ashburton  to Mrs George Jameson  -  a son.


Monday  3 December  1888
Marriage  -  005
QUARTERMAIN - PARKYN - on 28 Nov. at --   George Quartermain  to  Lizzie Parkyn  both of Christchurch.

Death  -  005
ANDREW -   on 2 Dec. at Matson street,  Sydenham,  John Stevens Andrew,  bel. hus. of Marie E. Andrew,  aged 29.

Funeral Notice  -  007
ANDREW  -  John S. Andrew  ---   on Tuesday  4th  at 2pm  for the Addington Cemetery.


Tuesday  4 December  1888
Births  -  010
FRASER  -  on 27 Nov. at 199 Madras street,  to wife of William Fraser  -  a son.
JEKYLL -  on 2 Dec. at Gayhurst,  Avonside,  to wife of H.J.C.Jekyll  -  a daughter.

Deaths  -  010
HAMMOND  -  on 3 Dec. at his res.  ----  Isaac Hammond,  aged 37  years  of heart disease.
McQUILLAN  -  on 2 Dec. at ---  Waikuku,  Martha Lena McQuillan,  aged 66 years ---
TOMES  -  on 3 Dec. at Mays road,  Papanui,  Martha,  bel. wife of Robert Fisher Tomes,  aged 30 years.
YOUNG  -  on 28 Nov. at Napier,  Charles,  only son of late W.S.Young,  of Lyttelton  aged 28 years 11mths.


Wednesday  5 December  1888
Births  -  022
BURNS  -  on 3 Dec. at Hereford street,  to wife of B.H.Burns  -  a son.
JOHNSTONE  -  on 3 Dec. at Kowai Bush  to wife of F.T.Johnstone -  a daughter.

Marriages  -  022
ALLEN - SPENCER  -   on 3 Oct. at Chester,England,  J.Sandeman, son of J.Sandeman Allen, ---to Amy, dau. of late John Hallifield Spencer,  Chch, NZ
DUFFELL - McGREGOR - on 28 Nov. at --  Walter, son of Richard Duffell --Ohoka,  to  Jessie Elizabeth, dau of William McGregor,  Flaxton.
MOONEY  -  FAILE  -  on 28 Nov. at -- Kaiapoi --  Michael Mooney  to Ellen, widow of late John Frile? dau. of Patrick Shannon,  Kaiapoi.
MURRAY - BANKS  -  on 4 Dec at ---  Henry Brown Murray, son of R.K.Murray, Melbourne  to  Annie Jane,  dau. of E.H.Banks,  Christchurch.

Deaths  -  022
KING  -  at West Eyreton,  suddenly,  Amy Rose,  bel wife of Thomas  King  age 28 years.
HIGHT  -  on 4 Dec.  Clara,  bel dau of Mrs David Hight,  of Waddington,  aged 19 years.


Thursday  6 December  1888
Death  -  023
AMY -  on 16 Nov. at Melbourne,  Clara May,  youngest dau. of late D.F.Amy  of Christchurch  aged 5 years and a half.


Saturday 8  December  1888
Birth  - 035
BULLOCK   -  on 7 December  at Pareora Cottage,  Timaru  to wife of Geo. B.Bullock  -  a son.

Marriage  -  035
BERESFORD - LUKE - on 6 Nov. at -----  Thomas John, son of T.J.Bersford, Christchurch    to  Isabella, dau of James Luke,  Newstead,  Victoria.

Funeral -  036
EDWARDS  -  Maria  -- wife of Mr E. Edwards  ---  for the Avonside churchyard  at 4pm Sunday 9th.


Monday 10 December  1888
Birth  -  039
WOTTON  -  on 9 Dec  at Linwood  to wife of E.J.Wotton  -  a son.


Tuesday  11 December  1888
Birth  -  041
WOODMAN  -  on 10 December  at Irwell  to wife of W.H.Woodman  -  a son.

Marriages  -  041
HOMAN - CUNNINGTON -  on 7 Dec at --  Harry Roberts Homan  to  Florence, 3rd dau. of Edward Cunningham,  Dorchester,  England.
WELLS  -  PETERS -  on 3 Dec. George Thomas,  son of late George Wells  to  Charlotte May, 2nd dau of Charles Peters  both of Christchurch.


Thursday 13  December  1888
Births  -  043
NESTOR  -  on 10 Dec  at Amberley  to wife of Thomas Nestor  -  a daughter.
STILLWELL  -  on 11 Dec  at peacock street  to wife of E.J.Stillwell  -  a son.

Deaths  -  043
BRUGES  -  on 19 Oct, at Semington, Wilts,  Thomas George Bruges,  late of Christchurch  age 88
EDWARD  -  on 7 Dec at Gloucester st.  Maria  wife of E.Edwards,  aged 41 years
GREY  -  on 12 Dec at Lyttelton,  Captain G.Grey,  aged 76 years.


Friday  14 December  1888
Deaths   -  048
DONNELLY - at St Asaph st east  Patrick Donnelly,  aged 43
JOHNS  -  on 13 Dec at Nelson L.Johns  of hereford st,  Christchurch,  aged 39 years.
PEPPERELL -  on 13 Dec at  his res --   John Thomas Pepperell  aged 50
RICKUS - at his res Woodend,  James Charles Rickus  late Greenwich, kent  in his 81st year. ---
WILLIAMS -  on 13 Dec. at St Martins,  Frederick Walter Williams,  aged 50 years.

Funeral Notice  -  049
GREY  -  Captain George Grey ---  leave his res Lyttelton  on Saturday 15 December at 5pm  for the Church of England Cemetery.


Saturday  15 December  1888
Funeral Notice  -  051
GARDNER  -  Bro Joseph Gardner ---  Loyal City of Norwich Lodge ------

Births  -  052
BROUGHTON  -  on 14 December  at Merivale  to wife of Wm Broughton -  a daughter
WITHELL  -  on 3 Dec  at the Schoolhouse,  Summerhill,  to wife of C.W.Withell  -  a daughter.

Death  -  052
RICKUS  -  at Woodend  ------  James Rickus  ------

Funeral Notice  -  054
BASHER  -  Edith,  dau. of George Basher,  ---  on Sunday 16th  at 2pm  for the Addington Cemetery.   age 10  on City Council database


Tuesday  18  December  1888
Births -  056
HYLAND  -  on 17 December at Waltham road,  to wife of William Hyland  -  a son.
POTTS  -  on 17 December  at Armagh street,  to wife of Arthur Potts  -  a daughter.

Death  -  056
NALDER  -  on 14 December  Henry Percy,  eld. son of H.N.  and C.F. Nalder  of Lyttelton  in his 21st year,  drowned off Okain's Bay.


Wednesday  19 December  1888
Birth  -  059
DICK  -  on 8 Dec at Ashley  to wife of David Dick  -   a daughter

Marriage  -  059
MAYOSS  - MAGNIAC - on 23 Oct. at Bath, Francis, son of W.F.Mayoss, of -- Southampton  to  Emma, dau of Henry Durham Magniac, of                                                                            Weston-super-Mare

Death  -  059
SMITH  -  on 18 December  at Southbrook,  Sophia  bel. wife of George Smith,  aged 73 years.


Friday 21 December  1888
Birth  -  065
BAKER  -  on 17 Dec. at 18 Cranmer square,  Mrs H.G.Baker,  a son.

Death  -  065
FRASER -  on 20 Dec. at Rangiora,  William Fraser,  late of Cheviot,  aged 56 years.


Saturday 22 December 1888
Births  -  067
BAKER -  on 17 Dec. at 18 Cranmer Square  to Mrs H.G.Baker  -  a son
BOYD  -  on 21 Dec. at Springfield Road,  to wife of Thomas Boyd  -  a son.

Marriage  -  067
DEWDNEY - SAYERS - on 17 Dec. at --  Rev. Arthur Dewdney ---  to  Elizabeth Ellen  (Nellie) dau of Mr J. Sayers,  of Dorking,  England.

Death  -  067
GALLAND  -  on 18 Dec. at Willow Street,  (Bertie)  Albert Henry,  son of William  and Emmeline Burfield Galland,  aged 1 year 9mths.


Monday  24 December  1888
Birth  -  068
CATERER  -  on 14 Dec.  at 185 East belt,  to wife of F.J.Caterer  -  a son.

Death  -  068
WILLIAMS  -  on 22 Dec at  ----  Eliza,  bel. wife of Thomas Williams,  blacksmith,  aged 54.


Wednesday  26 December  1888
Funeral Notice  -  071
BUCKLEY  -  John  ---   on Friday 28th  at 2pm  for the Catholic Church  and Barbadoes street Cemetery.


Thursday  27 December  1888
Death  -  074
BUCKLEY  -  as above


Friday  28 December  1888
Marriages  -  075
MABLY - PINE - on 25 Dec at  ---  Gregory Barker, of Mayfield, son of Robert Mably, Cornwall  to  Emily Loring Pine, dau of late Daniel Pine, St Albans
MUMMERY - HUSCOMB   - on 6 Dec. at -- Melbourne --William John, son of late John, of Chch   ---  to  Harriett Sophia, dau of Alfred Huscomb, of Opawa
SMITH - BELL -  on Dec 2-  at --  Richmond   Henry Tom, son of Henry, ---Berkshire  -- to  Susan, dau of Matthew Bell, Richmond, Christchurch.

Death  -  075
MARSDEN  -  on 28 Nov at Petone --  Joseph Marsden  (accidently drowned)   of Heathcote Valley, Christchurch,  aged 55  ----
MUIR  -  on 28 Dec, at her res.  Lincoln,  Agnes Thornton,  bel wife of John Muir,  butcher,  aged 30  -----


Saturday  29 December  1888
Birth  -  077
McKAY  -  on 27 Dec at Mrs T. Johnson's  Amberley  to  wife of Murdoch Mckay  of Black Hills  -  a son.

Marriage  -  077
MILLS - MORRISON  -  on 26 Dec at -- George A. Mills  to  Ida Mary,  dau of John Morrison,  late of Mount Ida,  Otago
MUIR  -  TAYLOR -  on Dec 2- at ---  Geraldine,  John Muir  to Rosetta Taylor,  dau of Robert Taylor of the Geraldine Hotel.
REYNOLDS -  SMITH  -  on 25 Dec at ----  Arthur Broad, son of James Reynolds,  Hokitika  to  Harriet,  dau of J. Tippett Smith,  Christchurch.
SATCHELL - BIGG-WITHER  -  on 27 Dec at --- Nelson,  Harry,  son of late Dr Satchell of ---  Kent  to  Caroline,  dau of Charles Bigg-Wither, of --  Nelson.
WATERS - MARTIN  -  on 25 Dec at ---  Arthur Waters,  of Sydenham  to  Sarah Ann Martin,  of Coalgate.

Death  -  077
MUIR  -    on 28 Dec, at her res.  Lincoln,  Agnes Thornton,  bel wife of John Muir,  butcher,  aged 30  -----


Monday  31 December  1888
Birth  -  079
BLACK  -   on 28 Dec. at Bryndwr  to wife of W.H.P. Black  -  a son.

Death  -  079
HARRIS  -  at Colombo street south,  Elizabeth  Harris,  relict of late W. Harris  of Winslow,  aged 62.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
12 June  2009

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