Lyttelton Times  -  Christchurch   -  August 1894

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Wednesday 1 August 1894
Marriages -  001
HOWARD - WOODCOCK - on 17 July at --  Allan, son of William Howard  to Selina, dau. of David Woodcock.
WELD - BOWRON - on 31 July at -- William, son of John E. Weld  to Ellen Mary, dau. of George Bowron, of Ashley.

Death - 001
HARRIS - Isabella,  on 31 July at --  wife of Peter,  age 69.

Funerals - 001
GEE - Sarah Jane,  --  on Thursday  -- for the Linwood Public Cemetery -- 
HOMERSHAM - Arthur Rider,  --- this day ---  for the Leithfield Cemetery --


Thursday 2 August 1894
Birth -  003
LAWRENCE - on 30 July at --  to wife of W.A. Lawrence -  a daughter.

Funerals -  003
HARRIS - Isabella,  on Friday at 1pm -- for the Addington Cemetery.
HARRIS - Mrs James,  --  for the Port Levy Cemetery -- this day --


Friday 3 August 1894
Death -  006
TODD - Harriet Eva, on 20 July at Coutts Island, dau. of Joseph & William,  age 10yrs.


Saturday 4 August 1894
Birth -  012
ATKINSON - on 1 August at -- Cust,  to wife of W.J. Atkinson - a son.

Marriage -  012
REEVES - HELMORE -  on 2 august at -- Arthur William, son of Edmund Reeves (Wimbledon,Surrey)  to Alice Maud,
                dau. of J.C.Helmore, Millbrook, Fendalton.

Deaths - 012
MEADOWCROFT - Norman Hutchinson,  on 2 August at Timaru,  son of James G. and B.  age 14yrs.
VAUGHAN - William,  on 4 Aug. at -- Sefton,  age 51.
WILLIAMS - Hartley,  on 3 August at -- son of Mrs John Williams,  age 12yrs.

Funerals -  012
SEEKER - Harold Christopher,  son of Arthur,  --  this day --  Linwood Cemetery.


Monday 6 August 1894
Deaths -  021
BOON - George Emmerson,  on 5 August at Yaldhurst,  age 14yrs.
DUFFY - Catherine Ann,  on 2 August at --  dau. of Thomas & helen,  age 23yrs.
HUMPHRIES - John, on 4 August at Clarkville,  hus. of Ann Jane,  age 78.
SCULLY - Major Thomas, on 5 August at  Napier --  late 65th reg.  age 69. 
SHARPLIN - Jane,  on 2 August at --  relict of Thomas, Oxford,  age 76.

Funerals -  027
CHING - Lucy Jane,  dau. of Charles,  for Kaiapoi Public Cemetery.
CLEGG - Thomas, -- on Tuesday -- for the Linwood Cemetery
VAUGHAN - William,  --  this day -- Balcairn Cemetery --
WAKEFIELD - John, son of William,  on Tuesday at 2pm for the Addington Cemetery
WILSON - Mary Jane,  on Tuesday at 3-30pm for Addington Cemetery
WILTON - Elizabeth Ann,  wife of Charles,  -- on Tuesday --  Linwood Cemetery.-


Births  for the Month 022
ATKINSON - on 1 August at -- Cust,  to wife of W.J. Atkinson - a son
BOURNE - on 26 July at  Christ's College,   to wife of C.F. -  a daughter.
BUCKLEY - on 13 July at Laghmor to wife of G.A.M. Buckley -  a son.
CRESSWELL -  on 25 July at --     to wife of W.J.Cresswell -  a son.
HENDERSON - on 1 July at -- to wife of Alex Henderson -- East Oxford -  a son.
HUNTER-BLAIR - on 22 July at -- Glasgow,  to wife of Capt. Hunter-Blair - a son.
LAWRENCE - on 30 July at --  to wife of W.A. Lawrence -  a daughter.
MARKS - on 16 July at -- to wife of W.D.Marks -  a son.
MOONEY - on 19 July at -- to wife of M. Mooney -  a son.
PEACH - on 5 July at --- Auckland,  to wife of C.Peach -  a daughter.
PRICE - on 9 July at New Brighton  to wife of W.G.Price -  a daughter.
RESTON - on 28 July at -- Lyttelton,  to wife of S.J.Reston -  a son.
RHIND - on 18 July at -- to wife of W.G.Rhind -  a son.
RHODES - on 23 July at --  to wife of Arthur E.G. -  a daughter.
SMITH - on 11 July at -- Irwell, to Mrs W.J.Smith -  a daughter.
STRAIN - on 12 June at --  to wife of S.M. Strain - a son.

Deaths  for the Month023
BAKER - William, on 19 July at -- age 42.
BLYTH - John G.  on 9 July at --  son of late Rev. Adam Blyth, Girvan,  Scotland,  age 36.
BOWMAKER - John,  on 19 July at -- Wellington,  age 67,  formerly Woodend --
BRUNSDON - Margaret, on 26 July at --  dau. of Charles & Mary Smith,  wife of T.J. Brunsdon, age 31.
CAMPBELL - James, on 13 July at --  Avonside, 
CAMPBELL - Arthur,  on 18 July at --- Flaxton,  hus. of Margaret,  age 69.
CANT - Emily Mary,  on 18 July at Lakeside,  wife of Daniel,  age 35.
CHRISTMAS - William,  on 13 July at Ohoka,  hus. of Ann,  age 51 --
CLEGG - Thomas,  on 4 Aug. at -- hus. of Christina,  age 60.
COOPER - William Hunter,  on 26 July at -- Wellington,  hus. of J.M.Cooper,  age 63 --
COX - William, on 15 July at South rakaia,  age 63 --
CRUMP -  John,  on  25 July at -- Lincoln,  hus. of Ellen,  age 78.
DAVIS - Sarah,  on 23 July,  at --  wife of Reuben Davis,  age 75yrs.
DELAMAIN - Mollie, on 8 July,  inf. dau. of J. & N. Delamain.
DOLING - James,  on 15 July at -- age 52.
GEE -  Sarah Jane,  on 30 July at --  wife of William,  age 47 --
GOODWIN - Lucy, on 16 July at her res.  widow of John,  age 76 ---
HARDIE - Constance Isabel,  on 15 July at schoolhouse, Papanui,   wife of Charles Dorey Hardie, age 31.
HARRIS - Isabella, on 31 July, at -- wife of Peter, age 69 ---
HIGGINS -  Daniel,  on 6 July at --  age 66,  (formerly Royal Irish Constabulary and Master-at-Arms of HMS Revenge.
HOBDEN - John Levett,  on 21 July at --  age 56 --

Deaths for the Month024
JAMES - Harriet,  on 18 July at Rangiora,  wife of Joseph,  age 55.
JAMESON - Jane Dyer,  on 29 July,  at --  wife of J.P.  age 74 ---
KENNEDY - Sophia Estella,  on 29 July,  dau. of James & Katherine, age 7yrs 3mths.
KENT - N.  on 25 July at Richmond,  engineer to Lyttelton Borough Council, age 78
MacFARLANE - Mary Ann Wing,  on 27 July at --  widow of Lieut.Dugald --  funeral Monday
MacDONALD - Margaret Crawford,  on 14 July,  at -- Opawa,  wife of late George,  MD  of Cromarty, age 90.
MacFARLANE - Mary Ann Wing, on 27 July at her res. -- wife of late Lieut. DugaldMacfarlane.
McGRATH - Violet,  on 25 July at -- Lyttelton,  dau. of Patrick & Margaret, age 15mths.
McTAVISH - John,  on 24 July at --  late Baliskelly, Rosshill, Scotland,  age 78
MEADOWCROFT - Norman Hutchinson,  on 2 August at Timaru,  son of James G. and B.  age 14yrs.
MILLER - David,  on 22 July at -- East Eyreton,  age 38 --
MOODY -  Ann, on 17 July at --  wife of John,  age 69 ---
NANKIVELL - on 13 July, inf. dau. of Thomas & Minnie, age 3 weeks.
NEVILLE - Charles William,  on 5 July, at --  son of late Samuel Neville - age 38.
NICHOLAS -  Angelina,  on 27 July at -- Rangiora,  wife of Thomas D.  mother of W. and A.H. Hodge, age 53.
REILLY - Kate, on 22 July at --  dau. of Hugh & Ellen,  age 21 --
RESTON - Samuel William Mather,  on 19 July at -- Lyttelton,  son of Samuel James &  Amelia Frances, age 9yrs 3mths.
ROWLANDSON - Lieut. Michael John,  on 1 June at -- England,  age 89 ---
ROACH - Ellen, on 13 July at -- dau. of late William, stepdaughter of Mr W. Freeman --  age 24

Deaths for the Month025
SHARPE - Jane Elizabeth,  on 10 July at -- wife of James Hill Sharpe,  age 38.
SHEEHAN -  William, on 15 July at Oxford,  age 45.
SIMPSON - Joseph,  on 10 July at --  Sydney,  late of Christchurch.
SMITH - William,  on 27 July,  age 76.
TAYLOR - Edith Jessie,  on 18 July at --  dau. of John & Sophie,  age 20.
THOMPSON - Deborah,  on 16 July at --  widow of late Thomas,  formerly --- Yorkshire,  age 81.
TODD - Harriet Eva, on 20 July at Coutt's Island,  dau. of  ---  age 10yrs.
VAUGHAN - William,  on 4 August at -- Sefton,  age 51.
WATKINS - Elizabeth Maria,  on 18 July at -- Akaroa,  wife of late Henry Green Watkins,  age 57.
WILLIAMS -  Jane, on 22 July at --  relict of William Henry,  age 69.
WILLIAMS - Hartley,  on 3 august at --  son of Mrs John Williams,  age 12yrs.
WILSON - John Wm.  on 17 July at  -- late Blackburn,  Lancashire,  age 33
WOOD - Charles,  on 26 July at -- Sydenham,   age 46.
YATES -  Elizabeth,  on 30 June at ---relict of Charles and grandmother of Mrs A.S. Bull,  age 79

In Memoriam028
FISHER - Maria Mary Ann, on 26 July,  wife of Charles,, dau. of Mr J. SMITH,  age 27.
WILLIAMS -  Edward James,  on 23 July 1893 ----

Marriages  for the Month 030
HOWARD - WOODCOCK - on 17 July at -- Allan, son of William Howard to Selina, dau. of David Woodcock.
MOSS - GLASSON - on 30 June at --  Clement George,  son of the late Walter B. Moss, Ashburton  ---  to Matilda Louisa, widow of A.E. Glasson.
PERRY - PARRY - on 4 April at -- Gloucestershire, William Perry   to Lydia Mary, dau. of Edward George Parry, -- Christchurch.
REEVES - HELMORE -  on 2 august at -- Arthur William, son of Edmund Reeves (Wimbledon,Surrey)  to Alice Maud, dau. of J.C.Helmore, Millbrook, Fendalton.
STEELE - GARGAN - on 2 July at --  James, son of late James Steele, of Inverness, Scotland  to  Annie, dau. of John Gargan, Ballarat, Victoria.
Von BERTOUCH - McCALMAN - on 6 June at -- Melbourne,  Sophus von Bertouch to Edith Marguerite, dau. of Donald McCalman, Christchurch.
WELD - BOWRON - on 31 July at Ashley,  William, son of J.E.Weld  to Ellen Mary, dau. of George Bowron,


Tuesday 7 August 1894

Birth -  035
RHODES - on 5 August at -- to wife of A.Rhodes - a daughter.

Marriages-  035
BATES - BATES - on 30 July at -- John James  to Caroline.
LANGLANDS - DIXON - on 2 July at -- William Wallace Langlands, (Stratford)  to Emma, dau. of Edwin Dixon,

Death - 035
BEAUMONT - Abraham, on 22 July at Aberdeen, NSW.  of Christchurch NZ,   age 48

Funerals -  035
SPARKS - mother of Joseph,  --  on Wednesday -- St Mary's Churchyard Halswell.
WILTON - wife of Charles,  -- this day -- Linwood Cemetery.


Wednesday 8 August 1894
Marriages  -  042
CHALLINER - BROWN - on 24 July -- Arthur, son of Mr R. Challiner  to Henrietta Victoria, dau. of Mr W.T.Brown, Kowai Bush.
HILL - BUCKLY - on 26 July at -- James, son of Peter Hill to Paulina, dau. of late Valentine Buchly, Styx.

Deaths - 042
ASHBY - Eliza, on 7 August at -- Balcairn,  widow of John,  age 72.
GODFREY - Mary Louisa,  on 1 Aug. at -- dau. of Mr A. Godfrey, age 12yrs.
GRISBROOK - Henry Bush,  on 6 August at --  age 64.

In Memoriam - 042
WOODHAM - Eliza,  on 8 August 1893 ----


Thursday 9 August 1894
Funerals -  046
ASHBY - Eliza,  -- on Friday, 10th,  for Church of England Cemetery.
GRISBROOK - Mr H.B.  --  on Friday at 2pm for Addington Cemetery.


Friday 10 August 1894
Deaths -  051
CARLETON - John,  on 9 August at -- age 54 --
HILLIER - Mary Gertrude,  on 9 August dau. of William & Mary Hillier, age 17.

Funerals -  051
HILLIER - Mary Gertrude,  --  on Sunday --  for the Papanui Churchyard.
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Saturday 11 August 1894
Birth - 056
DEANS - on 5 August at Riccarton  to wife of John Deans -  a son.

Marriage -  056
READE - CONWAY - on 7 Aug. at -- Henry Stalway Verne, son of Henry Arthur Reade of Bristol, England  to May,
                dau. of late John Conway, Woodend.

Deaths - 056
BARR -  J.P.  on 9 Aug. of Gisborne, age 57 --
BOSWELL - Elizabeth,  on 9 August at -- age 68.
BUNKER - Richard, on 14 July at -- Sydney  son of Richard Bunker, Lyttelton.
CHARLEWOOD - Admiral Edward Phillips, RN. on 23 July at Biarritz, age 80,  father of Mr W.T. Christchurch
                                and Mrs G. Gosset, Leeston.
HILLIER - Mary Gertrude,  on 9 August dau. of William & Mary Hillier, age 17.
JOLLIE -  Edward,  on 7 August at -- Patea,  age 68.
PALMER -  Henry, on 9 Aug. at --  Lincoln,  hus of late Mary A.  age 55.

Funerals -  056a
BOSWELL - Elizabeth,  wife of Thos. --  on Sunday for the Brookside Cemetery.
CARLETON - -- Ilam Farm, Clyde rd  on Sunday --  for the Riccarton Church.
HAMILTON - Alexander,  son of Eliza & Alexander -- on Sunday  for the Addington Cemetery --
HILLIER - Mary Gertrude,  on Sunday --  for the Papanui Churchyard.
KINGSTON - Esther,  wife of John,  on Monday ---for the Springston Cemetery.
PALMER - Henry,  on Monday --  for the Springston Cemetery.


Monday 13 August 1894
Death - 059
JOHNSTON - William,  on 12 August at -- Rangiora, age 85.

In Memoriam -  059
DUNCAN - Catherine Keith,  wife of Alexander,  on 13 August 1893, age 53,------  (long poem)

Funerals -  062
KIMPTON - Esther,  (think it should be Kingston) -----   will leave Lincoln  for the Springston Cemetery.
JOHNSTON - William,  on Wed, -------     at 10am  for the Addington Cemetery
PALMER - Henry,  this day    --  for the Springston Cemetery.


Tuesday 14 August 1894
Funerals -  066
JOHNSTON - William,  ---  leave Rangiora --  on Wed.  for the Addington Cemetery.


Wednesday 15 August 1894
Deaths - 070
BRUCE - James, on 14 August at --  hus. of Sarah J.  age 39.
RUTTER -  Elsie Dell, on 14 aug. at -- Lyttelton,  dau. of late Capt. T.E.W. & Ellen, ------- age 5yrs 11mths


Thursday 16 August 1894
Deaths -  076
MURCHIE - Maggie, dau. of Mary & late G.D.Murchie, age 5yrs.
WATSON - Thomas John,    on 15 aug. at --  son of Margaret Ann & George, age 18yrs. 

In Memoriam -  076
WEBB - Hilda Alice,  d. 16 Aug. 1893 at Lyttelton,  ( with poem)

Funerals -  076
WATSON -  John,  son of George,  on Sat. at 3pm for the Addington Cemetery ---


Friday 17 August 1893
Marriage -  080
SPRECKLEY - ROSE - on 2 Aug. at -- Robert, son of late John Spreckley, of Burton Lazars, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
                         to Minnie Leontine, dau. of Alexander Rose, -- Auckland.

Deaths - 080
MITCHELL -  Christina,  on 15 august at --  dau. of Robert Henry & Jane,  granddaughter of Boyd Thomson, age 8yrs.
TOPP -  Henry,  on 16 august at Sefton,  age 66.

Funerals -  080
BRUCE - James, --  on Sunday --  for the Public Cemetery ---
MITCHELL - Christina,  dau. of Mr R.  -- on Sunday -- for the Addington Cemetery ---
TOPP - Henry,  -- on Sunday --  Church of England Cemetery, Woodend.
WATSON - John Thomas, son of George, --  on Saturday -- for the Addington Cemetery ---


Saturday 18 August 1894
Birth -  083
WHITE - on 16 Aug. at Courtenay,  to wife of G.F.White -  a daughter.

Marriage - 083
THOMPSON - BENNETT - on 15 Aug. at -- Cust, William John, son of Richard Thompson  to Jane Eliza, dau. of William Bennett, West Eyreton.

Death -  083
WILSON -  Margaret, on 17 August, wife of late William,  age 83.

In Memoriam -  083
PARISH - Martha Spink, on 18 August 1893,  ( also poem) 


Monday 20 August 1894
Marriages -  086
DORWARD - NAISMITH - on 8 Aug. at --  Colin Dorward, (Palmerston North)  to Rosina, dau. of M. Naismith, Springfield.
GRAHAM - HEARD - on 16 August at -- Wellington,  John, son of James Graham, Sydenham  to  Ellen Orchard, dau. of George Heard, Addington.

Funerals - 086
YOUNG - Mr John. --  on Tuesday  at 2pm for the Linwood Cemetery.  (age 62, watchmaker, 15yrs in NZ)


Tuesday 21 August 1894
Deaths -  096
PEACOCK - Kate Mansfield,  on 20 Aug. at ---  wife of Hon. J.T.Peacock, age 59.
SCHMIDT - Wilhelm, on 20 August at New Brighton,  hus. of Mary, age 62.

Funerals -  096
SCHMIDT - Wilhelm,  on Thursday at -- for the Addington Cemetery -- 
WORSFOLD - Eliza,  wife of John,  -- on Wednesday  -- for the Greendale Cemetery.
YOUNG - John,  Hope of Christchurch Lodge ---  Mistletoe Lodge ---


Wednesday  22 August 1894
Death - 101
SURRIDGE - Emily,  on 20 August at Temuka,  wife of Alfred W. Surridge,  age 32.

Funerals - 101
HERALD - Anne,  --  this day for the Public Cemetery -- 
PEACOCK - Kate,  wife of Hon. J.T. --  on Thursday  -- for the Linwood Cemetery.
SCHMIDT - Wilhelm,  --  on Thursday --  for the Addington Cemetery --


Thursday 23 August 1894
Marriage -  103
PENGELLY - WOOD - on 23 July at --  George Pengelly, Christchurch  to Alice Wood, Dunedin.

Death - 103
HOWARD - Violet,  on 11 august at Nelson,  age 22.

Funerals -  103
PEACOCK - Kate,  wife of Hon. J.T. --  this day   -- for the Linwood Cemetery.
SCHMIDT - Wilhelm,  --  this day  --  for the Addington Cemetery --


Friday 24 August 1894

Deaths -  106
KAY - George Peter,  on 23 August ---  age 81.
NOTT - Hannah,  on 23 August,  wife of John Nott,  age 71 ----

Funerals - 106
HAND - Elizabeth,  mother of Charles,  --  this day  for the Addington Cemetery --
KAY - George Peter,  --  tomorrow,  for the Heathcote Cemetery.


Saturday 25 August 1894
Births - 111
HILL - on 23 August at --  to wife of E. Hill - a daughter.

Marriages -  111
BONNINGTON - HOWARD - on 9 Aug. at --  Oliver William, son of H. Bonnington  to May, dau. of C.E.Howard, ---
ROSS - WATSON - on 17 Aug. at --  George, son of late Andrew Ross -- Aberdeen, Scotland  to 
                                Isabella Gaudie Flett, dau. of Alexander Watson, Lyttelton.

Funerals - 111
BROWN - Ebenezer Edward,  --  on Sunday --  for the Papanui Church.
CHEESMAN - Jane Ann Templer, --  wife of William Henslowe, --  for the Linwood Cemetery.
NOTT -  Hannah,  -- on Sunday at 2pm  for the Linwood Cemetery --


Monday 27 August 1894
Marriage -  115
SPIERS - CLARKE - on 8 Aug. at -- NSW--- Duncan Spiers, of Bunton Park, Grong Grong,  to
                            Lydia, dau. of William Clarke, Christchurch.

Deaths - 115
HENDERSON - Maggie, on 26 Aug. at -- dau. of William & Margaret,  age 23.
WATSON - Jeannie,  on 24 Aug. at -- Fairlie,  inf. dau. of Laura May & Alexander, age 3mths.

Funerals -  115
HENDERSON - Maggie,  dau. of William,  --  on Tuesday  for the Addington Cemetery.


Tuesday 28 August 1894

Marriages -  119
TRIGGS - BUCKLEY - on 23 August at --  Albert Triggs  to Emily Buckley, both Christchurch.
WILLIAMS - UNWIN - on 1 Aug. at --  Walter Williams  to  Marie Unwin,  both of Christchurch.

Funerals - 119
STOKES - Mrs Sarah,  -- leave Waikuku on Wed.   for the Church of England Cemetery, Woodend.


Wednesday 29 August 1894

Marriages -  122
BESTALL - PIDGEON - on 21 August at --  Richard Bestall  to Eleanor Beatrice Pidgeon ---
HASWELL - RICH - on 28 August ---  W. A. Haswell, Prof. Biology, Sydney University  to Josephine Gordon, dau. of W.Gordon Rich, -- Southland.
NANKIVELL - WAYLAND -  on 21 Aug. at --  Charles Frederick, son of John Nankivell  to Ellen Lizzie, dau. of late Joseph Wayland, of Cust.

Death -  122
COVENTRY -  Margaret Hood Clarke,  on 28 August at --  wife of G.W.Coventry,  age 43.


Thursday 30 August 1894
Deaths - 125
BEATTIE - John, on 29 August at --  hus, of Agnes,  age 58.
COKER - John Etherden,  on 29 August at --  age 62.
FROST - Minna Aileen Clarice,  dau. of Joseph & Minnie, age 8 and half mths.
McADAM - William Murray, on 29 August at -- Amberley,  son of Robert & Elizabeth, age 22.

Funerals - 127
BEATTIE - John,  --  on Saturday ---   for the Episcopalian Cemetery, Cust.
COKER - John Etherden, --  this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery --
COVENTRY - Margaret Hood Clarke,  --  on Friday at 2pm  for the Addington Cemetery.
FROST - Minna Aileen,  --  on Friday at --  for the Church of England Cemetery, Rangiora.
McADAM -  William Murray,  --  on Friday at 1pm for the Balcairn Cemetery --
MIDDLETON - David,  --  this day --  for the Addington Cemetery --


Friday 31 August 1894
Deaths - 128
McNAMARA - Catherine,  on 29 August at Balcairn,  wife of Bernard,  age 75.
ROSS -  Mary,  on 30 August at Sefton,  wife of William R.  age 28yrs.

Funerals -  128
BEATTIE - John,  --  on Sunday ---   for the Episcopalian Cemetery, Cust.
COVENTRY - Margaret Hood Clarke,  --  this day  at 2pm  for the Addington Cemetery.
McNAMARA - Catherine,  --  this  day at 1pm  for the Catholic Cemetery, Brackenbridge.
ROSS - Mary,  wife of William --   on Sunday for the Balcairn Cemetery.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
4 February 2015 
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