Lyttelton Times  -  Christchurch   -    December 1894

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Saturday 1 December 1894
Births -
001
BLOGG -  on 28 Nov. at Lincoln, to wife of F.Blogg - a daughter
GRAHAM - on 28 Nov. at --  to wife of W.H.Graham - a daughter.

Deaths -
001
DIGGLE - Elizabeth, on 30 Nov. at --  wife of late Nathaniel, age 64
FREE - Thomas,  on 30 Nov. at --  age 50
HILL - Doris Hermione Rhoda,  dau. of E.H.S.  &  R. Hill, age 1yr 24 days.
KELLAWAY - Jenny,  (Jane)  on 29 Nov. at Timaru,  dau. of John & Eliza,  St Albans, Christchurch.

Funerals - 
001
BURNET - Thomas, --  this day --  Linwood Cemetery.
DIGGLE - Mrs Elizabeth,  on Sunday --  for the Linwood Cemetery
KELLAWAY - Jenny,  --  for the Public Cemetery -- 2pm Sunday
LAYCOCK - Zillah Abrahams,  --  on Sunday --   Barbadoes St Cemetery
PATERSON - Mary,  dau. of  J.E. and E. Paterson -- age 20mths -- this day for the Linwood Cemetery


Monday 3 December 1894
Birth -
006
KENNINGTON -  on 18 Nov. at --  Ashburton,  to wife of Joseph Kennington jnr - a son.

Marriage - 
006
FISHER - COCKS - on 29 Nov. at --  Walter Septimus, son of J.T. Fisher  to Frances Mercy, dau. of late Rev. Henry Bromley Cocks.
HANES - PALMER - on 15 Nov. at --  Charles Samuel Hanes, of Leamington, Eng.  to Louisa Sophia Eleanor, dau. of late H.F.Palmer.

Death -
  006
ALLWRIGHT - Walter William,  on 2 Dec. at -- Lyttelton,  age 45.

Funerals - 
006
ALLWRIGHT - Walter,  -- on Tuesday --  for the Church of England Cemetery, Lyttelton.
FREE - Thomas,  --- this day --  for the Burwood Church ---
O'CALLAGHAN - Norah,  -- at 1pm for the Public Cemetery ---


Tuesday 4 December 1894
Marriage - 
010
ATTWOOD - BATCHELOR - on 10 Nov. at --  Ernest Jones, son of Thomas Attwood, late Birmingham, England  to  Alice Maud,  dau. of Thomas Batchelor, late Dover, England.

In Memoriam -
010
McGIMPSEY - David John, killed -- Temuka 4 December 1893.

Funerals - 
010
ALLWRIGHT - Walter,  -- this day --  for the Church of England Cemetery, Lyttelton.


Wednesday 5 December 1894
Death - 
014
CHANEY - Sarah Susanna, on 4 Dec. wife of late William George, Chaney's Corner, age 85.

Funerals - 
014
DERBRIDGE - William Claude,  son of Samuel,  --  on Thursday --    for the Church of England Cemetery --
CHANEY - Sarah Susanna,  -- on Thursday --   for the Barbadoes st Cemetery.


Thursday 6 December 1894
Marriages - 
018
CURRY - PIRIE - on 5 Dec. Granville Edward, son of Edward Curry  to  Sarah Thompson, dau. of William Pirie.
McILRAITH - MILNE - on 25 Oct. at -- London, Alexander Duncan, son of late James McIlraith, -- Scotland,  to Alice Douglas, dau. of late George Augustus Milne, of Exeter, Devonshire.

Deaths -
018
DERBRIDGE - William Claude,  on 4 Dec. at Governor's Bay Rd,  son of Samuel & Eliza, age 18.
SMITH - Elizabeth Merryfield,  on 5 Dec. at --  sister of late Charles B. Turner, mother of Mrs J. Longman.  age 78.

Funerals -
018
CHANEY - Mrs Sarah Susanna,  ---  this day  for the Barbadoes St Cemetery.
DERBRIDGE - William Claude,  son of Samuel,  --  on Thursday --    for the Church of England Cemetery --


Friday 7 December 1894
Birth -
025
SLOMAN - on 18 Nov. at -- to wife of C.J. Sloman - a son,  stillborn

Deaths -
025
MATTHEWS - Clara, on 28 Nov. at -- Westport,  wife of C. Matthews,  age 46 --
SLOMAN - Alice Howell,  on 6 Dec.   wife of C.J.Sloman.

Funerals -
025
GOLDTHORP - David Cecil,  son of J. & H. -- this day --  Scotch Cemetery, Rangiora.
McRAE - James Alexander, son of Mr Alexander,  ---  tomorrow for the Addington Cemetery
SLOMAN - Alice Howell,  for the Addington Cemetery on Saturday ---
SMITH - Mrs Elizabeth M. -- on Sunday  for the Barbadoes st Cemetery


Saturday 8 December 1894
Births - 
035
CAMPBELL - on 5 Dec. at --  to wife of harry Campbell - a son.

Death - 
035
TALBOT - James,  late Gisborne, drowned on the Wairarapa, hus. of Catherine, age 32.

Funerals -
035
BUXTON - Mrs Ann, wife of late John,  --  this day  -- for the Addington Cemetery. son-in-law Mr W.Phillpot --
COOK - Leslie Middleton,  son of W.E. and H. Cook,  ---  for the Public Cemetery tomorrow --- 
SMITH - Mrs Elizabeth M. --- on Sunday 9th  for the English Cemetery --
TAYLOR - Charles, -- on Sunday -- Bootmakers Union ---


Monday 10 December 1894
Birth -
045
WILSON - on 7 Dec. at Greendale, to wife of R.W.Wilson - a daughter

Marriage -
041
OTLEY - PALMER - on 5 Dec. at -- John Otley to Emily, dau. of Joseph Palmer, Richmond, Surrey, England.

Deaths -
041
BURNEY - Ellen,  on 8 Dec. at Medbury, Nth Canty,   wife of Edward, age 57.
MUNDAY - on 9 Dec. at -- wife of W.E.Munday

In Memoriam -
045
AGAR - Walter James,  d. 9 Dec. 1891, age 8yrs 1day. ---
MARTINDALE - Katie, on 9 Dec. 1891, age 12yrs 9mths.

Funerals -
045
BURNEY - Ellen,   -- on Tuesday for the Horsley Downs Cemetery --
CARR - Joseph,  sen.  -- this day --  Ellesmere Public Cemetery ---
McGIRR - Edward,  -- this day --  Barbadoes st Cemetery ---


Tuesday 11 December 1894
Birth - 
057
HUNT - on 8 December at -- to wife of F.W.Hunt - a son.

Deaths -
057
MANNING - Ellen, on 8 Dec. at --  wife of Samuel,  age 54.
MICHELL -  Rev, Francis Bernard,  on 21 Oct. at Dinder Rectory, Wells, Somersetshire --    age 24.
SLATER - Mary, on 20 Nov. at -- Temuka,  wife of late Daniel,  age 80.

Funerals -
057
MANNING -  Ellen, --  this day --  Barbadoes st Cemetery ---
MUNDAY - Sarah Elizabeth,  -- this day --   for the Linwood Cemetery ---


Wednesday 12 December 1894
Birth -
057
SEAY - on 9 December at --  to wife of W.N.Seay - a son.

Marriage -
057
SANSOM - BLACKETT - on 29 Nov. at --  John Sansom to Margaret Jane, dau. of Henry Blackett, Rangiora.


Thursday 13 December 1894
Marriage - 070

CLARE FULLER - Henry William Clare to Lillian Margaret Fuller.


Deaths - 070
GLEDHILL
Mrs William, on 12 Dec. at res. of her brother D. Gow. Age 57
TULLEY
Charlotte Elizabeth, on 12 Dec. at dau. of Mrs Tulley.

In Memoriam - 070

COLLINGS John Thomas, died at Prebbleton, 13 December 1893, age 28.

Funerals - 070
TULLEY
Charlotte Elizabeth, on Friday for the Riccarton Churchyard.

BELL John, on Saturday for the Weedons Cemetery


Friday 14 December 1894
Deaths - 075

BELL John, on 12 Dec. at Weedon, age 66
CHESTERFIELD
Charles Bonner, on 13 Dec. at age 25.
TULLEY
Charlotte Elizabeth, on 12 Dec. at dau. of Mrs Tulley.
WILLIS
Maud Minnie Lavinia, on 13 Dec. at Sefton, age 13yrs 3mths, dau. Of Harry & Nellie

Funerals - 075

BELL John, on Saturday for the Weedons Cemetery
CHESTERFIELD
Charles Bonner, on Sunday for the Springfield Cemetery
GLEDHILL
Janet, tomorrow for the Public Cemetery
GRIEVE
John, this day for the Addington Cemetery
TULLEY
- Charlotte Elizabeth, on Friday for the Riccarton Churchyard.
WILLIS
Maudie, on Sunday for the Church of England Cemetery, Rangiora.


Saturday 15 December 1894
Birth -  079

DANN - on 12 Dec. at temuka, to wife of Ernest C. Dann a daughter.

Marriage -  079
ASCHMAN JOYCE on 7 Dec. at Lyttelton C.T. Son of late Capt. Aschman to Rosina, dau. John Joyce. MHR.

Death -  079
CHILTON Jane, on 14 dec. wife of late Thomas Chilton, age 68.

Funerals -  079
CHESTERFIELD Charles Bonner, on Sunday for the Springfield Cemetery
CHILTON -
Mrs Jane,  -- on Sunday  for the East Eyreton Cemetery
GLEDHILL Janet, this day for the Public Cemetery --
WATSON - John,  -- this day  for the Linwood Cemetery --


Monday 17 December 1894
Births - 088
BUDDLE
- on 4 Dec. at -- to wife of John W. Buddle - a daughter.

Deaths - 088
IRVINE - James, on 16 Dec. at -- age 20,  native of Leith.
KENNEDY -  Samuel, on 15 Dec. at Greenpark,  hus. of Margaret,  age 62.
MEADOWS - Mary,  on 15 Dec. at -- wife of late John,  age 64.
REEVES - Mary,  on 16 Dec. at -- wife of Thomas,   dau. of Mrs Boon,  age 24. ------

Funerals - 088
EVANS - Thomas Benjamin,   --- this day  for the Linwood Cemetery --
IRVINE -  -- tomorrow --  for the Public Cemetery --
KENNEDY - Samuel,   --   on Tuesday  for the Lincoln Cemetery --
REEVES - Mary, --  on Tuesday  for the Riccarton Wesleyan Cemetery --


Tuesday 18 December 1894
Funeral -  102
REEVES -  Mary, --  on Tuesday  for the Riccarton Wesleyan Cemetery --


Wednesday 19 December 1894
Death - 109
DALLEY - Maria Ann,  on 18 December at -- Lyttelton,  wife of William Henry,  age 55

Funerals -  109
DALLEY - Maria Ann, --  on Thursday --  for the Public Cemetery --
MITCHELL - Frederic,  --  on Thursday at --  for the Catholic Cemetery,  Rangiora.


Thursday 20 December 1894
Marriage -  114
TONKS - PEARCE - on 5 Dec. at --  Enoch Edmund, son of Enoch Tonks, Wellington   to Mary A. dau. of late Edwin Pearce, Rangiora.


Friday 21 December 1894

Death -  121
HIGGINS -  Grace Miriam, on 20 Dec. at --  dau. of Charles & Amelia, age 1yr 4mths.(as in paper)


Saturday 22 December 1894
Births -   127
JOYCE - on 19 Dec. at -- Lyttelton,  to wife of John Joyce,  - a son.
TOOMEY - on 18 Dec. at -- Lyttelton,  to wife of John Toomey - a daughter

Marriages -  127
EVANS - WEAKLEY - Ernest W.L. Evans of Taranaki  to Rose Letitia, dau. of Walter Weakley.
TELFORD - GRANT -   on 17 Dec. at --  John M. Telford  to Mary F. Grant.

Deaths - 127
MABER - George, on 18 Dec. at Coolgardie, son of Mrs S. Maber, Kaiapoi,  age 25.
HIGGINS - Grace Miriam, on 20 Dec. at --  dau. of Charles & Amelia, age 4yrs 4mths.(as in paper)

Funerals -  127
HIGGINS - Grace Miriam,  -- on Sunday  for the Addington Cemetery.
PETERSEN - Mrs Anna,  -- this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery --


Monday 24 December 1894
Marriage - 145
MARSHALL - BROWN - on 18 Dec. at --  Fred, son of James Fulton Marshall, late Greenock, Scotland to Alice, dau. of Richard Brown --- 

Deaths -  145
BLYTH -  Jeannie,  at --  sister of Mrs Charles Fraser,   age 31.
BUTTON - Thomas, on 23 Dec. at Auckland,   son of Alfred & Amelia,  age 32. 
SEARS - William,  on 22 December at --   age 76
WINSTANLEY - Thomas Francis, on 23 December,  age 62.

Funerals - 145
BLYTH - Jeannie, -- on Wed.  -- for the Addington Cemetery --
SEARS - William,   --- on Tuesday -- for the Linwood Cemetery --
WINKWORTH - James W.  --  this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery --


Wednesday 26 December 1894
Births - 151
BOWMAN - on 25 December to wife of George Way - a son.
WAY - on 22 December to wife of George Way -  a son.

Marriage -  151
ENGLAND - DEAKIN - on 6 Dec. at --  Herbert, son of late Kelynge England  to  M. Lucy, dau. of Mrs R. Deakin.

Deaths -  151
HENDERSON - Margaret Cunningham,  on 23 Dec. at Doyleston,  wife of John,  late Perthshire, Scotland.
ORMSBY - Margaret Ann,  on 24 Dec. at --  wife of late Arthur,  Barrister-at-Law.

Funerals - 151
BLYTH - Jeannie, -- this day --  Addington Cemetery ---
ORMSBY - Margaret Ann Elizabeth, --  this day ---  Linwood Cemetery --
DUFFY - James,  -- at --  on Thursday  Church of England Cemetery Southbridge ---


Thursday 27 December 1894
Funerals -  162
DUFFY -   James,  --   --  this day --  Church of England Cemetery Southbridge ---
WARD - James,   --  this day --  for the East Eyreton Cemetery ---


Friday 28 December 1894
Funerals -  169
BORLAND -   James,  --- on Saturday  for the Addington Cemetery ---
CLEATHING - John Bell,  -- this day --  for the Hororata Cemetery ---

Saturday 29 December 1894
Births -  174
SCOTT - on 16 Nov.  to wife of R.L.Scott - a daughter
MARTIN - on 27 Dec.  -- to wife of William - a son.

Deaths - 174
BOOTH - James,   at --  age 76
DELAMAIN - Hannah Mary,  on 14 Nov. at Salterns, Lymington, Hants,  wife of late Col. John  age 91.
GREEN - Samuel Joseph,  on 28 Dec. at ----  son of Mary & Samuel, age 18 and half.

In Memoriam - 174
WHITTINGTON - James,  d. 29 December 1892,  age 80. 

Funerals -
BOOTH - James,  --  this day -- 
GREEN - Samuel Joseph,  -- on  Sunday -- for the Catholic Cemetery, Rangiora.


Monday 31 December 1894
Birth -  181
PHILLIPS - at Sumner, to wife of C. Phillips - a daughter.

Marriage -  181
BLAKISTON - HUNTER - on 22 Dec. at -- Danevirke, Reginald Norman,  son of C.R.Blakiston  to Annie Constance, dau. of late William H. Hunter ---

Deaths -  181
AUSTIN - Alfred, on 27 June at Allagoinhas, Brazil, son of A.D.Austin, age 26
CLEATHING -  John, on 25 Dec. at Lake Coleridge,  age 43.
NEILL - Hazel Jane Keathleen, dau. of John & Keathleen, age 12mths.

Funerals -  181
LAMONT - George H. --  this day  --for the Linwood Cemetery
NEILL - Hazel Jane Keathleen, --  this day -- for the Addington Cemetery --
McALLISTER -  Rose Caroline,  wife of Robert,  -- this day --  for the Addington Cemetery --


Wednesday 26 December 1894
Births for the Month  - 150
BUDDLE - on 4 Dec. at -- to wife of John W. Buddle - a daughter.
BLOGG -  on 28 Nov. at Lincoln, to wife of F.Blogg - a daughter
CAMPBELL - on 5 Dec. at --  to wife of harry Campbell - a son.
DANN - on 12 Dec. at Temuka, to wife of Ernest C. Dann a daughter.
GRAHAM - on 28 Nov. at --  to wife of W.H.Graham - a daughter.
HUNT - on 8 December at -- to wife of F.W.Hunt - a son.
JOYCE - on 19 Dec. at -- Lyttelton,  to wife of John Joyce,  - a son.
KENNINGTON -  on 18 Nov. at --  Ashburton,  to wife of Joseph Kennington jnr - a son.
SEAY - on 9 December at --  to wife of W.N.Seay - a son.
SLOMAN - on 18 Nov. at -- to wife of C.J. Sloman - a son,  stillborn
TOOMEY - on 18 Dec. at -- Lyttelton,  to wife of John Toomey - a daughter
WILSON - on 7 Dec. at Greendale, to wife of R.W.Wilson - a daughter


Marriages  for Month  - 156
ASCHMAN JOYCE on 7 Dec. at Lyttelton C.T. Son of late Capt. Aschman to Rosina, dau. John Joyce. MHR.
ATTWOOD - BATCHELOR - on 10 Nov. at --  Ernest Jones, son of Thomas Attwood, late Birmingham, England  to  Alice Maud,  dau. of Thomas Batchelor, late Dover, England.
CLARE FULLER - Henry William Clare to Lillian Margaret Fuller.
CURRY - PIRIE
- on 5 Dec. Granville Edward, son of Edward Curry  to  Sarah Thompson, dau. of William Pirie.
EVANS - WEAKLEY - Ernest W.L. Evans of Taranaki  to Rose Letitia, dau. of Walter Weakley.
FISHER - COCKS - on 29 Nov. at --  Walter Septimus, son of J.T. Fisher  to Frances Mercy, dau. of late Rev. Henry Bromley Cocks.
FOOTE - ASHBOLT - on 21 Nov. at -- Frank Ernest, son of late Edmund Foote, Dorsetshire  to Minnie Caroline, dau. of George Ashbolt
HANES - PALMER - on 15 Nov. at --  Charles Samuel Hanes, of Leamington, Eng.  to Louisa Sophia Eleanor, dau. of late H.F.Palmer.
MARSHALL - BROWN - on 18 Dec. at --  Fred, son of James Fulton Marshall, late Greenock, Scotland to Alice, dau. of Richard Brown --- 
OTLEY - PALMER - on 5 Dec. at -- John Otley to Emily, dau. of Joseph Palmer, Richmond, Surrey, England.
SANSOM - BLACKETT - on 29 Nov. at --  John Sansom to Margaret Jane, dau. of Henry Blackett, Rangiora.
TELFORD - GRANT -   on 17 Dec. at --  John M. Telford  to Mary F. Grant.
TONKS - PEARCE - on 5 Dec. at --  Enoch Edmund, son of Enoch Tonks, Wellington   to Mary A. dau. of late Edwin Pearce, Rangiora.


Deaths for the Month
152
ABRAHAMS - Zilliah,  on 28 Nov. at -- dau. of Robert & Ellen Laycock,   age 39
ALLWRIGHT - Walter William,  on 2 Dec. at -- Lyttelton,  age 45.
BAKER - Elizabeth Caroline,  on 24 Nov. at Hororata,  wife of G.E.Baker,  age 71.
BELL John, on 12 Dec. at Weedon, age 66
BLYTH -  Jeannie,  at --  sister of Mrs Charles Fraser,   age 31.
BURNET - Thomas John,  on 28 Nov. at -- son of Thomas & Catherine,  age 32.
BURNEY - Ellen,  on 8 Dec. at Medbury, Nth Canty,   wife of Edward, age 57.
BUTTON - Thomas, on 23 Dec. at Auckland,   son of Alfred & Amelia,  age 32.
CHANEY - Sarah Susanna, on 4 Dec. wife of late William George, Chaney's Corner, age 85.
CHESTERFIELD Charles Bonner, on 13 Dec. at age 25.
CHILLINGWORTH - Agnes, on 8 Oct. at Scarborough,Yorkshire,  dau. of John,  age 28.
CHILTON - Jane,  on 14 Dec. at East Eyreton,   wife of late Thomas,  age 68
DALLEY - Maria Ann,  on 18 December at -- Lyttelton,  wife of William Henry,  age 55
DERBIDGE - William Claude,  on 4 Dec. at Governor's Bay Rd,  son of Samuel & Eliza, age 18.
DIGGLE - Elizabeth, on 30 Nov. at --  wife of late Nathaniel, age 64
FREE - Thomas,  on 30 Nov. at --  age 50
GEORGE  -  Lucy Ada, on 23 Nov. at --  inf. dau. of Daniel Edward & Lucy, age 10mths 23 days.
GLEDHILL Mrs William, on 12 Dec. at res. of her brother D. Gow. Age 57
HIGGINS -  Grace Miriam, on 20 Dec. at --  dau. of Charles & Amelia, age 1yr 4mths.(as in paper)
HILL
- Doris Hermione Rhoda,  dau. of E.H.S.  &  R. Hill, age 1yr 24 days.
IRVINE - James, on 16 Dec. at -- age 20,  native of Leith.

Deaths for the Month152a
KELLAWAY - Jenny,  (Jane)  on 29 Nov. at Timaru,  dau. of John & Eliza,  St Albans, Christchurch.
KENNEDY -  Samuel, on 15 Dec. at Greenpark,  hus. of Margaret,  age 62.
MABER - George, on 18 Dec. at Coolgardie, son of Mrs S. Maber, Kaiapoi,  age 25.
MANNING - Ellen, on 8 Dec. at --  wife of Samuel,  age 54.
MATTHEWS -   Clara, on 28 Nov. at -- westport,  age 46, wife of C. Matthews
MEADOWS -  Mary, on 15 Dec. at --  wife of late John,  age 64
MUNDAY -   on 9 Dec. at -- wife of W.E.Munday
McCORMICK - Robert,  on 8 Dec. at --  Thames,  hus. of Mary, age 65
REEVES - Mary,  on 16 Dec. at -- wife of Thomas,   dau. of Mrs Boon,  age 24. ------
SEARS - William,  on 22 Dec. at  -- Shirley, age 76.
SLATER - Mary, on 20 Nov. at -- Temuka,  wife of late Daniel,  age 80
SLOMAN - Alice Howell, on 6 December,  wife of C.J.Sloman.
SMITH - Elizabeth Merryfield, on 5 Dec.  sister of late Charles B. Turner,  mother of ---
SNELL - John,  on 25 November at Leeston,  age 69
TALBOT - James,  late Gisborne, drowned on the Wairarapa, hus. of Catherine, age 32.
TULLEY Charlotte Elizabeth, on 12 Dec. at dau. of Mrs Tulley.
WATT -   William,  on 27 November,  at Nelson,   age 64
WILLIS Maud Minnie Lavinia, on 13 Dec. at Sefton, age 13yrs 3mths, dau. Of Harry & Nellie
WINSTANLEY - Thomas Francis, on 23 December at --  age 62.


In Memoriam  for the the Month  - 155
AGAR - Walter James,  d. 9 Dec. 1891, age 8yrs 1day. ---
COLLINGS John Thomas, died at Prebbleton, 13 December 1893, age 28.
HAMILTON -  Fitzroy George,  drowned while on duty Lyttelton -- 28 Nov. 1893.
MARTINDALE - Katie, on 9 Dec. 1891, age 12yrs 9mths.
McGIMPSEY - David John, killed -- Temuka 4 December 1893.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
10 July 2015

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