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Saturday  1 March  1890
Marriage  -  06
BIRDLING  -  CALLAGHAN  -  on Feb. 20 at ----  Arthur John, son of William Birdling,  Lake View Station  to  Emily Agnes, dau. of P.Callaghan,                                         Duvauchelles Bay.

Death -  06
DOHERTY  -  28 Feb.  at his mothers res. -----Hugh Doherty,  aged 19 -----
WILSON  -  27 Feb at his res.  ---Alexander Wilson,   late of Ashley Downs,  farmer,  aged 68.


Monday  3 March  1890
Births  -  13
COOK  -  20 Feb at Lyttelton  to wife of M.Cook  - a son.
GIFKINS -  2 March  to wife of William Gifkins  -  a son.

Deaths  -  13
DUNPHY  -  1 March  at Pinehurst, through railway acc.  John Dunphy,   formerly of Killune, Waterford, Ireland,  in his 24th year.
MACDONALD  -  2 March at Waitai,  Geraldine,  Angus,  4th son of late Ronald Macdonald  of Gallavie, Inverness-shire,  aged 68
MORTON  -  2 March at ----   James William Morton,  in his 61st year.


Tuesday  4 March  1890

Births  - 15
HORNSBY  -  21 Feb.  to wife of James Buckingham Hornsby  - a daughter,  stillborn.
OBERHUBER  -  16 January  at Sedgemere,  to wife of John Oberhuber  -  twin daughters.

Marriages  -  15
BRIGG  -  WICKS  -  on 21 Feb. by ------ Joseph Blofield, youg. son of Jonathon Brigg, Woolston,  to  Maude Louisa,  dau. of Joseph Wicks, Sydenham.
HARPER - CHAPMAN - on 6 Feb at ----Stephen, son of late Stephen Harper of -- Cornwall to Sarah Elizabeth (Bessie) dau of Mr J.Chapman, Fernside.
NEWSOME - GOODIER - on 27 Feb, at Wellington by ---- Thomas H.  2nd son of late Jeremiah Newsome  to  Annie, 2nd dau. of John Goodier, both of Chch.

Death  -  15
CARL  -  3 March at Carleruho,  Papanui,  Sydney George ,  dearly bel. son of John and Mary Ann Carl,  aged 12 years.


Wednesday  5 March  1890
Birth  - 16
PALMER  -  24 Feb. at Sumner road,  Lyttelton,  to wife of James Palmer  -  a daughter

Marriage  -  16
SMALE - SCHUMACHER  - on Feb.  20 at Gisborne by ----George,  2nd son of Mr H. Smale,  Timaru, to Louisa, dau of late P.C. Schumacher,  Papanui.

Deaths  -  16
WILLIAMS  -  5 Jan. at Edinburgh,  Sydney Leonard,  4th son of W.L.Williams,   Archdeacon  of Waiapu?  aged 23 years
KEANE  -  4 March,  Henry Keane   of the Scotch Stores Hotel, High street,  aged 50 years


Thursday  6 March  1890
Births  -  22
BRUCE  -  4 March  at Opawa,  to wife of W.J. Bruce - a daughter.
MOLLOY  -  2 March at the Queen's Hotel  to wife of J.Molloy  - a daughter
POTTINGER  -  3 March at Southbridge  to wife of R.J.Pottinger  -  a daughter.

Marriage  -  22
MOULE  -  ALT - on 29 Jan. at ---N.S.W. Frederick George Moule -----  eldest son of T.G.Moule,  to Miss Lizzie Alt, dau of Mrs J.F.Mote  of Yass, NSW

Deaths  -  22
CAMPBELL -  5 March at his res. Wilson's bridge, Sydenham,  W.B?.Campbell  aged 50
DARRAGH  -  5 March at  Thackeray street,  Sydenham,  Wiliam James,  ----  husband of Nono Darragh,  aged 28


Friday  7 March  1890
Birth  -  28
DOUGLAS  -  3 March  at Ashburton  to wife of David Douglas - a son.

Deaths  - 28
HULSMAN  -  5 March at Instution for deaf Mutes,  Sumner,  Christina  aged 68,  native of Holland, -----  to G.van Asch and his relatives in Holland.
SMITH  -  6 March at ---Spreydon,  James,  bel. son of Neil and Maggie Smith,  aged 17 years.


Saturday  8 March  1890
Birth  -  30
GRAINGER  -  26? February  at North Belt,  Christchurch,  to wife of Pressey E. Grainger  - a daughter.

Deaths  -  30
DALWOOD   -  19 February  at Warwick Castle, Balmain, Sydney,  Christopher, brother to J. Dalwood, Chch,  age 56  -----  prop. of Sumner buses ---
FELDWICK    -  7 March at Kaiapoi,  Ida, eldest dau. of Edwin and Marian Feldwick,  aged 7 years 10 months.
HODGE    -  7 March at ---  Archie,  bel. son of Andrew and Mary Hodge,  aged 7 years.


Monday 10 March 1890

Marriage  - 31
MOORHOUSE  -  PHELPS  -  on 11 January at --Ballarat, Victoria, by --- Mark Channon, son of late James William Moorhouse of Knottingly,  Yorkshire,                             England,  to Ruby Florence,  daughter of late Stanley Alexander Phelps,  of Kensington,  England.

Deaths  -  31
CATCHPOLE   - 8 March at --- Beatrice,  4th daughter of Margaret & Joseph Catchpole,  aged 5 years 5mths.
RUSSELL  -  8 March at -----Andrew McIntyre Russel,  4th son of Thomas & Mary Russell,  late of Sydenham,  aged 15 years.


Tuesday  11 March 1890
Marriage  -  33
WOODFIELD  -  EVANS  -  on 8 or 3?  March  at ----  Mark Woodfield of Rangiora  to  Mary Catherine (Kate) dau. of Charles Martin Evans  of Kaiapoi.

Deaths  -  33
DAY   -    8 March  at Pilot Station, Sumner,  Josephine Emmie,  3rd dau. of Joseph & Emma Day,  aged 13 years.
NEWEY  -  8 March at Dunedin,  George Newey  of Timaru,  aged 42.


Wednesday  12 March 1890
Birth  - 38
HACKSHAW  -   March 11 at Leinster road,  Merivale,  to wife of William  -  a son.

Death  - 38
WAKEFIELD  -   11 March at his res. --- William Hewitt Wakefield,  late of Kelso,  Scotland,  aged 72. ------


Thursday 13 March  1890
Births - 39
McDONALD   -  12 March to wife of J. McDonald,  Manchester street - a daughter.
WALKER   -  12 March at Ashley street,  Rangiora,  to wife of R.H.Walker - a daughter.

Mariage  -  39
PRESTON  -  ANDERSON  -  25 February at----Sydney,  Edwin Charles, son of Mr A. R.Preston  to  Margaret, dau. of Mr William Anderson  both formerly
                                of Christchurch, now of Balmain, Sydney.

Funeral  - Court Star of Canterbury  No.2209  -  42
WAKEFIELD  -  Bro. W.H.  ---  for the Addington Cemetery.--------


Friday 14 March  1890
Birth  -  43
COOKE  -  March 12  at Lincoln  to wife of James Cooke  M.D. - a son.

Deaths  -  43
DOBBS  -  Edward Francis,  bel. son of William & Mary Dobbs,  aged 3 and half months.
DOWNS  -  12 March  at Ashley,  Martha Stuart,  bel. wife of Thomas Downs,  aged 51 years.


Saturday  15  March  1890

Deaths  -  45
HUTCHINSON  -  13 March at ---- Edward Hutchison late of H.M. 2nd Battalion  of 24th Foot,  aged 58.
DAVIDSON  -  10 March at ---   Oamaru,   Margaret Stevenson,  bel wife of John Davidson,  aged 71 years.
DOWNS  -  12 March  at Ashley,  Martha Stuart -------  as above ----


Monday  17 March  1890
Marriage  -  49
ROBBINS  -  HYMAN  -  on March 10   at ----  Harry Edwin Robbins,  to Clara Hyman,  both of Christchurch.


Tuesday  18 March 1890
Births  -  54
FISHER  -  12 February at Ingham,  North Queensland  to wife of E.H.Fisher  -  a son.
YOUNG  -  6 March  at the res. ----  to wife of Robert Young of Waikari  -  a daughter.

Marriage -  54
BOLEYN  -  BURNESS -  on  5 March at ----  James Boleyn,  Stormy Bay West  to  Charlotte Burness,  of Christchurch.

Deaths  -  54
HAMILTON   -  16 March  at Leeston,  Rose Margaret,  bel. wife of Rev. S.Hamilton,  aged 29.
JOHNSTON   -  17 March  at Leeston  suddenly,  Ann Reid,  bel. wife of William Johnstone,  aged 42.
McILRAITH   -  17 March  at Riccarton,  Elizabeth McIlraith  young. dau. of late James McIlraith of Auchenflower, Ayreshire, Scotland,  aged 41.
WHEATLEY   -  14 March at Peacock street,  bel. inf. dau. of John and Isabel Wheatley,  aged 4mths.


Wednesday  19 March  1890
Births  - 60
BURGES  -  14 March at ---  to wife of A.Burges  -  a son.
DAVIES -  17 March at ---- to wife of Isaac Davies - a son.

Marriage  -  60
VOYCE - STRAW -  27 February  at ---Thomas George Voyce  to  Bessie, dau. of Mr Straw,  both of Christchurch,  London and Plymouth papers please copy.

Death  -  60
COCKS  -  March 12 or 13 at Cheltenham,  Englad,  Frances Mercy,  widow of Rev. B. Somera? Cocks  in her 88th year.


Thursday  20 March  1890
Marriages  -  63
BERTI  -  CLARKE  -  on 11 March at --- Robert, son of late Mr F.V.Berti -- to Eliza (Lizzie) dau.late Sergeant Clarke of the 63rd West Suffolk Regiment Foot,
COLE  -  AYERS  -  on 4 March at ---  Edgar Stannard, elder son of Mr Arthur Cole,--  to  Rebecca,    --dau. of late Thomas Ayers, Woodend.
WITHAM - OGDEN  -  on 6 March at ---  Rangiora James Theodore Withers  to  Alice Ogden.


Friday 21 March  1890
Marriage  -  66
TUCKER  -  CHAPMAN  -  on 20 March,    Henry Tucker,   of Christchurch  to  Ellen Chapman  of Lincoln.

Deaths  - 66
THORNE   -  20 March at Amberley,  Alice Mary  dau. of John and Mary Thorne,  of Hororata  aged 22 years.
HARBAND   -  19 March at ----  Lucy,  relict of late Josiah Harband,  after 19 years heavy affliction ---  our dear mother ----

Death  -  68
MOLYNEUX   -  20 March  at ---Lyttelton,  John Molyneux,  in his 60th year.  result of an accident.


Saturday 22 March  1890
Births  -  70
CROMPTON   -  19 March  at Madras street north,  to wife of J.Crompton -  a son.
SMITH   -  19 March at Burlington street, to wife of George J.Smith  - a son.

Marriages  -  70
BROUGHTON   -  CLARKE -  on 20 March at ---- John Broughton  --  to  Anna M.Clarke, relict of District Judge Clarke.
TURVEY   -  MALE  - on 12 March at ---  Walter Horniblow, eld.son of Mr F. Turvey ---  to  Kate Ellen, eld. dau. of Mr W. Male ------

Death   -  70
MOLYNEUX   -  20 March  at ---Lyttelton,  John Molyneux,  in his 60th year.  result of an accident.

Funeral Notice   -  71
Court Queen of the Isles  2703
Bro. J. Molyneux-------  to Weslyan Cemetery,--------


Monday 24 March  1890
Death  -  74
FOSTON  -  March 22  at Christchurch Hospital from typhoid fever  Charles,  late of Normanby-by-Spital. Lincolnshire,  aged 45 ------

Death  -  78
DUNLOP   -  21 March at the hospital,  Thomas Dunlop,  late chief officer  s.s. Cairntoul.

Funeral Notices  -  75
Sons and Daughters of Temperance
FEARON   - Bro. Charles
FOSTON  -  Mr Charles   ------  for the Addington Cemetery ---


Tuesday  25 March 1890
Funerals  -  79
MacDONALD   -  Ann,  sister of Martha ----   for the Addington Cemetery

Birth  -  80
MORRISON  -  23 March at Springburn,  to wife of Charles Morrison  - a son.


Wednesday  26 March  1890
Funerals  -  83
BRIGHTMORE  -  William ----  Avonside Churchyard -----

Marriage  -  84
ROE  -  GARNER  -  19 March at ----  William,  son of S.Roe, Gisborne   to  Alice dau. of late W.H.Garner,  and granddaughter of late Colonel J.H.Garner,                          Garniville,  Belfast,  and Stephen F??rnley Esq, of Auckland.

Death  -  84
BRIGHTMORE  -  25 March  at ---  William Brightmore,  aged 76.


Thursday  27 March  1890

Marriage  -  89
BURROWS - THOMPSON  -  on 11 March at  --- Samuel. son of Samuel Burrows Esq.  Halswell,  to  Lucy Emma dau. of George Thompson, Prebbleton.


Friday  28 March  1890
Death  -  93
RIDLEY  -  28 March  at London street,  Richmond,  Jane Winnifred,  young. dau. of Major and Jane Ridley -----

Births  -  99
BRUCE  -  27 March at Prebbleton  to wife of Arthur S.Bruce -  a son.

Marriage  -  99
BUCHANAN - ROBERTS  -  25 March at ---  Hugh, son of late Hugh Buchanan of Kinloch,  Little River,  to  Lucy,  dau. of late James Fraser Roberts,  C.E.

Deaths  - 99
CARTER    -  23 March,  drowned in Lyttelton Harbour,  John Samuel,  bel. son of Thomas T. and Isabella Carter --- aged 20 years and 2mths -------
CARPENTER   -  27 January at Vinters Park, Maidstone,  Kent, England,  George Carpenter,  father of W.A.Carpenter, Sumner,  aged 78 years.


Saturday  29 March  1890
Death  -  93
RIDLEY   -   28 March  at London street,  Richmond,  Jane Winnifred,  young. dau. of Major and Jane Ridley -----


Monday  31 March  1890
Birth  -  101
FRIEDLANDER  -  29 March at ---Ashburton  to wife of R. Friedlander  -  a son.

Death  -  101
RIDLEY  -  28 March at ------  Jane Winnifred -------   aged 31.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
23 May 2008

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