Lyttelton Times    -   October   1893

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Monday 2 October 1893
Births -  003
HEIGHWAY - on 22 Sept. at Sheffield,  to wife of F.heighway - a daughter.
STEER - on 25 Sept. at Tankerville, Spreydon,  to wife of F.H.Steer - a son.

Deaths - 003
ALCHIN - Henry,  on 1 Oct. at Olliviers rd,  age 74.
GORING - Robert Gerard,  son of A.G.  on 1 Oct. -- age 31.
MEHRTENS - Arthur Edward,  on 30 Sept. at Camside farm, Rangiora, son of Henry & Mary Jane,  age 7wks.

Funerals - 009
ALCHIN -  Henry,  on Monday at 3pm  for the Barbadoes st, Cemetery.
GORING - Robert Garard,  hus. of Sarah,  on Tuesday at 3pm  for Addington Cemetery.
MEHRTENS - Arthur Edward,  -- this day at 11am  for the Church of England Cemetery, Rangiora.


Tuesday 3 October 1893
Birth -  016
RANGER -  on 23 Sept. at Leeston  to wife of F.B.Ranger -  a daughter.

Deaths -  016
OTLEY - Ann,  on 2 Oct. at ---  wife of John,  age 54
WALKER - W.  on 1 Oct. at West Melton,  age 80.

Funerals -  018
GORING - Robert Garard,  ---  this day at 3pm  for the Addington Cemetery
GORING - Robert,  L.O.L. Lodge No 36 Addington -----
WALKER - William,  --- leave West Melton on Wed. at 1pm for the West Melton Cemetery.


Wednesday 4 October 1893

Births -  023
WEBB -  on 3 Oct. at Brenchley, Lyttelton to wife of S.R.Webb -  a daughter.

Deaths -  023
LUCY -  Thurstan Hazell,  on 28 Sept.  hus. of Charlotte Jane,  age 27.
ROSE -  Alfred Cautley,  on 25 Sept. at -- Auckland   son of Alexander & Clara Isabella,  age 19
REID - Hannah,  on 1 Oct. at Forcross, Wainui, Akaroa,  wife of James, snr  age 58.

Funerals -  025
BAYNE -  Betsy,  wife of Thomas,  -- this day at 2pm for the Public Cemetery
COOTE -   Peter,  this day --  at 3-15pm  for the Church of England Cemetery Lyttelton.
COOTE -  Peter,  Canterbury Kilwinning Lodge, No 23. Lodge od Unaninity No3. Lyttelton,  Court Queen of the Isles 2703
OTLEY - Anne,  wife of John --  this day --at 2-30pm  for Avonside Cemetery.
WALKER -  William,  this day at 1pm  for the West Melton Cemetery.


Thursday  5 October 1893
Births -  029
MASON -  on 30 Sept. at ---  to wife of Sergeant-Major Mason - a daughter.
STEEL - on 25 Sept. at Tankerville, Spreydon - a son.

Marriage -  029
COLES - MAIN - on 26 Sept.  Frank Coles  to  Clara Main,  both of Christchurch.

Deaths -  029
O'CALLAGHAN - Florence,  on 4 Oct.   eld. dau. of A.P. O'Callaghan,  age 22.
WOODHAM -  Francis Cecil,  on 3 Oct. at Belfast,  son of T.W.  and J.B.  Woodham, age 5wks.

Funeral Notices -  030
O'CALLAGHAN - Florence,  on Friday at 2-30pm  for the Barbadoes St Cemetery.
QUIRK -  John,  to leave Killinchy this day at 2pm  for the Catholic Cemetery.
TROTT -  Hilma Valera,  dau. of Mr G.  this day at 2pm  for the Springston Public Cemetery.
WOOD -   John,  ---  on Friday 6th at 2-15pm  for the Burwood Churchyard.
WOODHAM -  Francis Cecil,  -- on this day  at 1-30pm for the Woolston Cemetery.


Friday  6 October 1893
Births -  034
BUXTON -  on 3 Oct. at Inglewood, Waimate,  to wife of W.S.Buxton -  a daughter.

Deaths -  034
BATTEN -  John,  on 5 Oct. at his res. --  age 63.
MARSHALL - Martha,  on 5 Oct.  at Christchurch, wife of A.R. Marshall,  age 21.

Funerals -  037
BATTEN - John,   on Saturday at 2-30pm  for the Addington Cemetery ---
WOOD -  John,   ---  this day at 2-15pm  for the Burwood Churchyard --


Saturday 7 October 1893
Marriage -  038
BIRSS - WHITTAKER - on 9 Sept. at ---  Gisborne, Charles Birss to Annie, dau. of Henry Whittaker,  Timaru.

Deaths -  038
COOTE -  Peter,  on 1 Oct. at -- hus. of Margaret, Dampier's Bay, Lyttelton,  age 57
PERCY -  Mary,  on 6 Oct. at ----  dau. of Richard & Janet Percy,  age 22 yrs and 7mths.

Funerals - 040
BATTEN -   John,   on Saturday at 2-30pm  for the Addington Cemetery ---
MARSHALL - Martha,  wife of Mr R.A.    leave res. of her mother Mrs Ann Edgar, -- Lyttelton 2pm Sunday  --
PERCY -  Mary,  dau. of Richard,  -- leave Hororata,  Sunday  at 3-20pm.


Monday 9 October 1893
Birth -  043
SELIG -  on 8 Oct. at Colombo st north  to wife of P.Selig - a daughter.

Marriage -  043
THOMAS - THOMPSON - on 8 Sept. at ---  Joseph Thomas (late of Ashley)  to Evelyn L. Thompson,  Wellington.

Deaths -  043
MARSH -  May,  on  7 Oct. at --  Templeton,  widow of George,  age 83.
NOBLE -  William Charles Edmund,  on 7 Oct. at -- Rangiora,  son of William & Laura,  age 2 and half yrs.
THOMSON -  Marian,  on 8 Oct. at --  eld. dau. of Mrs Hawker, Balclutha,  age 38
WOODFORD -  Edith Jane, on 7 Oct. at --  dau. of James and late Eliza,  age 33

Funerals -  044
BROWN -  Arthur,  son of John,  ---  on Tuesday at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery
MARSH -  May,  mother of George,  --- tomorrow, at 1-30pm for the Templeton Cemetery --
NOBLE -   William Charles Edmund,   ---  this day for the Rangiora Church of England Cemetery.
THOMSON -   Marion,  on Wed. at 2pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.
WOODFORD -    Edith Jane, ------ on Tuesday at 2-30pm for the Avonside Church.


Tuesday 10 October 1893
Births -  048
CORBY - on 7 Oct. at --  to wife of A.Corby - a daughter.
WILLIS - on 8 Oct. at --- Southbridge  to wife of Claude J.Willis -  a daughter.

Deaths - 048
BEAVEN -  Harry Charles Stace,  on 8 Oct. at Amberley,  son of H.T.  and M.A. Beaven, age 1yr 9mths.
JONES -  Britton William, killed by accident on 27 Sept. at Pareora Bridge ------

Funerals -  049
BEAVEN -  Harry Charles Stace,   -- this day  at 2pm for the Balcairn Cemetery.
MARSH -  mother of George,  ---  this day at 1-30pm for the Templeton Cemetery --
THOMPSON - Marian  on Wed,  for Linwood Cemetery
WOODFORD -  Edith Jane, ------ this day ---  at 2-30pm for the Avonside Church.


Thursday 12 October 1893
Death -  054
NICHOLLS -  Emily,  on 11 Oct. dau. of Henry & Maria,  age 34 ------

Funerals -  054
MORTIMER -  Maud,  dau. of Mr & Mrs J.   --  tomorrow at 1-45pm  for the Public Cemetery Linwood


Friday 13 October 1893
Births -  056
BRANDON -  on 11 Oct. at Kaiapoi  to wife of Mr G. A. Brandon -  a son.
ELLIOTT -  on 10 Oct. at Mason's Flat, Hawarden,  to wife of William - a son.
WAGSTAFF -  on 8 Oct. at --  Palmerston North  to wife of Ernest -  a daughter.

Marriage -  056
DENNIS-WOOLCOCK -  on 11 Oct. at Lyttelton,  E.J.Dennis of Lyttelton  to  Matilda Woolcock, of Sydenham.

Deaths - 056
OFFICER - Jessie Christma Eddie,  on 10 August at Damside House, Lamancha,Scotland,  dau. of George A. Officer, Belfast, NZ
WRIGHT - Frank Herbert,  on 12 Oct. at Kaiapoi,  son of Ernest & Mary,  age 2yrs.

Funerals - 060
NICHOLLS - Emily,  dau. of Henry & Maria,  --- this day at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.


Saturday 14 October 1893
Birth -  064
De MAUS - on 13 Oct. at -- to wife of H. De Maus -  a son.
LAURENSON -  on 13 Oct. at Lyttelton,  to wife of George Laurensen -  a son.

Deaths -  064
MEESON -  Gertrude Foster,  on 13 Oct. at Avonholme,  Fendalton,  dau. of John  and Amy,  age 14.
SMITH -  Catherine,  on 12 Oct. at res. son in law,  J.Goldthorp,  Marshlands,  age 57.
TURNER -  Anne Sargent,  on 10 Oct. at -- Melbourne,  widow of Rev. nathaniel Turner, ---   mother of Charles Wesley Turner, Christchurch,  age 95.

In Memoriam -  064
McKAY -  Williamina,  wife of D.McKay,  d. 14 Oct. 1892.

Funerals - 066
SMITH - Catherine,  ---  at 1030am  on Sunday   for the Rangiora Pres. Cemetery  2-30pm.
WRIGHT -  Frank Herbert,  son of Ernest Wright,  --- this day  at 2-30pm  for the Church of England Cemetery, Kaiapoi.


Monday 16 October 1893
Marriage -  068
THOMPSON - HUNTER -  on 5 Oct. at --  East Oxford,  Percy Horace, son of C.Thompson,  to Harriet Christina, dau. of T.Hunter.

Deaths -  068
CARTER -  Ina May,  on 2 Oct. at ---  North Island, NZ,  dau. of Robert Henry & Sarah,  age 3yrs 4mths. (late Bennetts Junction)
DENNIS -  Matthias,  on 15 Oct. at --  late Plymouth, Devonshire,  age 62.

Funerals - 069
SANFORD -  Susan Catherine Isabella,  dau. of Mr Sanford,  -- this day  at 4pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.


Tuesday 17 October 1893
Deaths -  073
COOK -  Frederick Norman,  on 15 Oct. at Rangiora,  son of Henry & Isabella,  age 4 and half years.
GILKES - Sophia,  on 15 Oct. at  ---  wife of Robert,  age 57.
KERR -  James Charles,  on 15 Oct. at Melbourne,  son of late Staff-Sergeant Major Kerr and Mrs P. Tisch, Christchurch,  age 29.
MORTIMER -  Maude,  on 11 Oct. at ---  dau. of John & Mary,   age 9yrs, 2mths.
PIGEON - Alfred,  on 16 Oct. at --- Timaru,  age 69.
SCAMPTON - Arthur,  on 5 Sept. at  Boston,  USA,  alte Christchurch,  age 37.

Funerals -  075
COOK -  Frederick Norman,  son of Henry,----  on Wed,  at 10-40am  for the Church of England Cemetery,  Rangiora.
GILKES -  Sophia, wife of Robert,  --  tomorrow, at 2-30pm  for the Addington Cemetery.


Wednesday 18 October 1893
Marriages -  081
BLAIR - RHODES - on 17 Oct. at --  Hunter, Gordon Highlanders,  to Emily Gertrude,  dau. of late Robert Heaton Rhodes --
ROBB - STRATTON - on 20 Sept. at -- Sydney,  Henry Bruce, son of David Robb  to  Florence Winifred, dau. of late Frank Young Stratton,  Christchurch.

Deaths -  081
BUTCHER -  Samuel,  father of G. Butcher,  Ferry rd,  age 73.
OWEN -  Emma Matilda, 

Funerals -  082
BUTCHER - Samuel.  --- this day --  at 12-30pm  for the Heathcote Cemetery.
DENNIS - Mathias  --- on Wed. at 2pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.
GILKES - Sophia,  --- this day  at 2-30pm  for the Addington Cemetery.
OWEN -  Emma Matilda,  --  on Thursday at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.


Thursday 19 October 1893
Deaths -  084
BIRD -  Arthur Edward,  at -- Auckland (Sir Launcelot)  son of James A.Bird, Christchurch,  age 31.

Funerals -  084
MARFELL -  William, ---- on Sunday at 2pm  for Addington Cemetery.


Friday 20 October 1893
Births -  090
RAINTON -  on 19 Oct. to the wife of Charles jnr. -  a son.
WILSON -  on 19 Oct. at --  to wife of J. Cracroft  Wilson -  a daughter.

Deaths -  090
ARNOLD -  Priscilla,  on 18 Oct. dau.. of Druscilla & Fred,  age 12mths.
KING - Mabel Winifred  on 19 Oct.  at --  dau. of Henry Edwid & Ruth,  age 14.

Funerals -  091
ARNOLD -  Priscilla, dau. of Fred,  -- this day  at 2-45pm,  for Church of England Cemetery ---
BLOWERS - Bro.  Washington Lodge  No. 45   -- this day   at 3-30pm  Halswell Church and Cemetery ---
KING - Mabel Winifred,  dau. of Henry Edwin  on Sat. at 2-30pm   for Linwood Cemetery ---


Saturday 21 October 1893
Births -  095
BUTTERS -  on 20 Oct. at -- Linwood  to wife of J.W.Butters -  a son.
TURNER - on 18 Oct. at Halkett  to wife of W.F. Turner - a son.

Funerals -  095
BURVELL -  Vance ---   tomorrow,  at 2-45pm  for Linwood Cemetery
HOLMES -  Bro. V.B.  Loyal City of Christchurch Lodge No. 4602..
KING -  Mabel Winifred,  dau. of Henry Edward,  -- this day  at 2-30pm for the Linwood Cemetery.
MARFELL -  William,  --   tomorrow at 2pm  for the Addington Cemetery.


Monday 23 October 1893
Deaths -  102
PALK - Mary Angel,  on 23 August at Devonshire, England,  (late Christchurch)  wife of Richard,  age 69.
PEARCE -  Alfred Alphonso,  son of late Percival,  age 28.
SMITH -  Nicholas,  on 22 Oct. at Haast St,  Linwood,  wife of William,  age 45.

In Memoriam -  102
POTTER -  Sarah,  nee Dixon,  died 23 October 1891.

Funerals -  103
PEARCE -  Alfred,  leave res. of his mother Eliza Pearce,  at 2-15pm  this day for the Church of England Cemetery ---  Barbadoes St Cemetery  http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/Cemeteries/


Tuesday 24 October 1893

Death -  107
DOBSON -  Beatrice Helen,  on 23 Oct. at North Loburn,  eld. dau. of James & Elizabeth,  age 21.

Funerals -  107
CLARK -  Richard Henry,  ---  on Wednesday at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery,  age 53.    http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/Cemeteries/
DAY -  Annie,  wife of Robert Wilson Day,  --  leave res. of her father john Farrell,  tomorrow at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery,  
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SMITH - Nicholas,  wife of William,  -- on Wednesday  at 2039pm  for the Avonside Cemetery.



Wednesday 25 October 1893
Birth -  114
NEWMAN - on 15 Oct. at -- Linwood,  to wife of C.A. newman -  a daughter.

Death -  114
PARKIN -  Edwin,  on 24 Oct. at 49 Kingsley St, Sydenham,  age 46.

Funerals -  114
CLARK - Richard Henry,  ---  on Wednesday at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery,  age 53.  
CLARK - Bro. Richard Henry,  Mistletoe Lodge No.3 -----
PARKIN - Edwin,  --- will leave his res. 49 Kingsley St, Sydenham  for the Addington Cemetery  on Thursday at 2pm.


Thursday 26 October 1893
Birth -  118
NICOLL -  on 25 Oct. at -- Avonside,  to wife of Harry F. Nicoll -  a daughter.

Marriage -  118
BRETT - TEMPLER - on 25 Oct. at --  Alexander Gore Brett, of Hawera  to Kate, dau. of Edward Merson Templer, Christchurch.

Funerals -  118
PARKIN - Edwin,  --- will leave his res. 49 Kingsley St, Sydenham  for the Addington Cemetery  this day at 2pm.


Friday 27 October 1893
Death -  121
Te ATAOTU -  Pita Himiona,  on 25 Oct. at Maori Pah,  Kaiapoi,  age 25.  grandson of late chief Hakopa Te  Ataotu.


Saturday 28 October 1893
Births -  125
GOWER -  on 26 Oct. at -- Rangiora,  to wife of W. Gower - a son.
GUNN -  on 20 Oct. at --  Kaikoura  to wife of Dr John St Clair Gunn -  a daughter.

Marriages -  125
EAST - WORTLEY - on 21 Sept. at -- Sydney,  son of Thomas East,  Kaiapoi, NZ  to  Martha Elizabeth,  dau. of Joseph T. Wortley, Petersham, Sydney.
WILLIS - LANE -  on 17 Oct. at --  James Willis  to  Elizabeth Emily, dau. of William Lane,  both Christchurch.

In Memoriam -  125
MARSHALL -  William Henry,  died 28 Oct. 1892  age 24yrs 6mths.

Funerals -  125
Te ATAOTU - Pita Himiona,  ---  on Sunday at 2-30pm ---   will leave Maori Pah, Kaiapoi ---


Monday 30 October 1893
Deaths -  130
ARCHER -  Susan Sarah,  on 23 Oct.  at ---  wife of G.H. Archer,  age 71 ----

In Memoriam -  135
MARSHALL -  William Henry,  on 28 Oct. 1892 age 24 ---- 
McKAY - Williamina,  wife of D. McKay  died Papanui,  14 Oct. 1892 ----  
POTTER -  Sarah,  nee Dixon,  died 23 Oct. 1891 -----


Tuesday 31 October 1893
Birth -  139
LENG -  on 26 Oct. at Rotheram  to wife of G.D. Leng -  a daughter.

Deaths - 139
CHURCH - Sibylla Agnes,  on 15 oct. at -- Victoria,  dau. of Charles Richard  & Marian,  age 11yrs.
LENG -  Elizabeth,  on 27 Oct. at Rotheram,  wife of G.D.  age 37,  interred at Waiau 29th.
TRIBE - Charles,  on 30 Oct. at his res. Cashel st, Linwood,  age 80.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
 22 February 2014
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