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Thursday  2 July 1896
  
  page 2
Death  -
McFARLAND  -  July 1 at Hutcheson street,  Sydenham,  Andrew McFarland,  late of Newton Stewart,  County Tyrone, Ireland,  in his 91st year. 


Friday 3 July 1896    page 2
Birth  -
De MAUS  -  June 28 at 8 Walker Street,, to wife of H.De Maus  - a daughter
GORTON  -  July 2 at View Hill,  Oxford,  to wife of J.R.Gorton, -   a son.


Saturday  4 July 1896 
  page 4
Marriage  -
ALABASTER  -  BLAKELY  - June 20 at Pahiatua,  John Chaloner,  son of late Rev Charles Alabaster, to Mary Agnes, dau. of Mr Thomas Blakely. 
                            both late of Christchurch.
CHRISTAFFERSEN   -  HAND  -June 25 at the res. of the bride's parents,  Spreydon,  Jens Christafferson,  farmer,  Little Akaloa, to Mary Ann Hand,  eldest                                 daughter of Matthew and Sarah Bougen,  Bright's Road,  Hillmorten.(the spellings of the surname are as in the paper as I read it)
DOWN  -   BUTCHER  -   July 2 at St Luke's Christchurch,  by Ven Archdeacon Lingard,  A.A.Down,  Cheviot,   to  M.J.Butcher,  Christchurch.

Death  -
GRIFFITHS  -  July 1 at Hororata,  George Griffiths,  in his 62nd year.
HULLMAN  -  July 3 at the Hospital,  Captain Fritz Hullman,  of the German barque  Birma,  aged 52 years.
ROSS   -  July 3 at his residence,  Greenpark,  George Ross,  aged 71 years.

Funeral Notice  -  page 5
HULLMAN  -  Capt Fritz Hullman,  of the German barque Birma, ---- on Sunday 5th inst. at 2 o'clock,  for the Public Cemetery,  Linwood.


Monday 6 July  1896

Death  -
McTAGGART  -  July 3 at Ohoka,  Elizabeth,  beloved wife of John McTaggart,  in her 39th year.

In Memoriam  -
CARTER  -  Maria,  beloved wife of Richard Carter and daughter of Mrs Williams,  died Burke street, Sydenham, July 4 1895,   aged 29 years


Tuesday  7 July 1896

Birth  -
DAWBER  -  July 4 at Brittain street, Linwood,  to wife of F.W. Dawber,  - a daughter.

Marriage  -
STURGESS  -  HICKS  -on June 27 at the bride's residence, George,  son of Edwin Sturgess,  to   Annie, dau. of the late William Hicks,  both of Sydenham.

Death  -
MAUGHAM  -  July 5 at Kyle,  Ashburton,  Mrs Elizabeth Maugham,  late of Chertsey,  aged 61 years.


Wednesday  8 July  1896

Death  -
LAWSON  -  July 2,  killed --- Manawatu,  James Lawson,  engineer, NZ Railways,  eldest son of John Lawson,   late of Christchurch,  age 35 years
PRICE  -  at his residence,  Upper Riccarton,  Charles Price,  aged 71 years.


Thursday
  9 July  1896

Marriage  -
TILLER  -  WHITMORE  -  July 1 at the res. of the bride's parents, George Henry Tiller,   to   May,  eldest daughter of T.V.Whitmore,  and granddaughter
                                    of John Grubb  Esq of Lyttelton.

Death  -
JONES  -  July 7 at the residence of Mr William Balmforth,  Manutahi,  Patea,  Thomas Henry,  3rd son of Samuel and Emily Jones,  Talfourd Street, Sydenham


Friday  10 July 1896

Birth  -
MacFARLANE  -  June 4 at Amberley,  to wife of Falkland J. Macfarlane,  - a son.

Marriage  -
SHUTTER  -  ALTON  - William Batson Shutter,  of Somertsetshire,  England,  to  Louisa Ethel,  dau. of George Alton,  planter, West Indies,  and niece of
                                        H.A.Williams   builder,  Lyttelton.

Death  -
HARRIS  -  July 9  Margaret,  the beloved wife of Henry R. Harris,  aged 43 years.


Saturday  11 July  1896

Birth  -
DUNSFORD  -    July 9 at Tiverton,  Wilson's road,  to wife of F.R.Dunsford,  -   a son.
THOMPSON  -  July 7 at Dampier's Bay,  Lyttelton,  to wife of W.T.Thompson, -  a daughter.

Death  -
STEVENS  -  July 9 at her grandfather's residence, Nursery road, Linwood,  Margaret,  (Elsie)  bel. daughter of C.E.  and S. Stevens,  aged 7 years 5mths. 
DUGGAN  -  July 10  Fanny, 4th beloved daughter of Charles and Anne Duggan,  Cashel street,  age 22,   at her sisters res. Te Aroha,  Auckland

In Memoriam  -
WILSON  -  of our dear father,  July 11th 1895.  inserted by his loving sister, wife and children.


Monday 13 July 1896

Birth  -
GILCHRIST  - July 9 at Oakley,  West Oxford,  to wife of Frederick Gilchrist, - a daughter.

Marriage  -
EMMS  -  BERRY  - July 11 at the res. of the bride's sister,  Aldwin's road,  Linwood, Robert Henry,  4th son of W.H.Emms,  Haven road,   to   Minnie Crane,                                      6th daughter of W.H.Berry,  Wakapuaka,  both of Nelson.  Nelson papers please copy.
TONKIN  -  LAMB  - July 8 at Cambridge terrace, Christchurch, Walter, son of late Mr Benjamin Tonkin,  to Alice,  daughter of Joseph Lamb, Esq,  Oxford.

Death  -
BALDWIN  -  July 10 at Woolston,  Martha,  relict of the late Fielding Baldwin,  and formerly of Keighley, Yorkshire, England,  aged 62
McKAY  -  July 11 at Laidmore,  Waipara,   Mary,  wife of A.McKay,  aged 80 years.
PETERS  -  July 12 at Rolleston street,  Linwood,  William Peters,  in his 51st year.


Tuesday  14 July  1896

In Memoriam  -
SCHOLLAR  -  our dear son,  William Benjamin,  died at Dampier's Bay, Lyttelton,  July 14 1895  inserted by loving parents  W.J. and C. Schollar.


Thursday 16 July 1896

Birth  -
OLLIVER  -  July 14 at Wyre Villa,  Winchester street,  Lytttelton,  to wife of W.C.D.Olliver. - a son.

Death  -
BUTCHER  -  July 14  Jane,  beloved wife of Reuben Butcher,  in her 68th years.
MICHELL  -  May 21 at St Gerrans,  Cornwall,  suddenly,  Olive,  wife of Rev J.C.Michell.
PRATT  -  July 15 at the Christchurch Hospital,  Elizabeth Alice,  beloved wife of R.J.Pratt,  Aberdeen street,  aged 42 years.


Friday  17 July  1896

Birth  -
HUBERT  -  July 11th at Kapougu,  Taranaki,  to wife of T. Herbert,   - a son.

Death  -  page 3
BRIEN  -  July 16 at his residence,  Worcester street,  suddenly,  Henry William Brien,   aged 60


Saturday  18 July  1896

Birth  - 
CALCUTT  -  July 17  at Hereford street,  to wife of C.E.Calcutt.  - a daughter.

Marriage  -
BUTTERFIELD - DAVIDSON  -  July 9  at St Mary's Addington, John Butterfield,  of Burwood,  New Brighton,   to  Elizabeth Davidson,  of Cashmere.

Death  -
BIRD  -  July 17  suddenly,  at her residence,  Lincoln road,  Martha,  beloved wife of John Bird,  in her 56th year.
BRIEN  -  July 16 at his residence,  Worcester street,   suddenly,  Henry William Brien,  aged 60
KIDDEY  -  July 17 at Christchurch  Hospital,  Captain W.H.Kiddey,


Monday  20  July  1896

Birth  -
GRIGG  -  July 18  at the Methodist Parsonage,  Belfast,  to wife of Rev W. Grigg,  - a daughter

Marriage  -
CLARK  - MERRITT - July 15 at Sydenham Pres. Church,  Charles, son of Alfred Clark,  to  Evelyn  (Eva) dau. of William Merritt,  both of Christchurch.

Death  -
GRAHAM  -  July 18 at Drumroslin,  Southbridge,  John Graham,  aged 75 years.
KIDD  -  July 19 at Kaiapoi,  J.G. Kidd,  in his 60th year,
WILSON  -  July 19  at  London Street,  Richmond,  John Wilson,  in his 79th year.

In Memoriam  -
BAKER  -  William Baker,  who died St Albans,  July 19 1894 inserted by his loving brother George Baker.


Tuesday 21 July  1896

Birth  -
BERTI  -  July 20 at 10 Clarkson's avenue, (off Cashel street East) to wife of R. Berti,  - a daughter.
KNIGHT  -  July 19 at the store,  Methven,  to wife of Henry T. Knight,  - a daughter.

Marriage  -
PAINTER  - KAY  - June 23 at the res. of Mr T.Dawson,  Maraekakuho Station,  Hawke's Bay,  J.W.Painter, Christchurch, to Mary dau of the late D. Kay,                                  Mataura,  Southland.

Death  -
DIERCK  -  July 18   at Geraldine,  Mary,  beloved wife of Christian Frederick Dierck,  aged 23 years.
WEIR  -  July 20 at Heathcote Valley,  William Hugh,  dearly beloved son of John S. and Annie Weir,  aged 16 years and 7mths.


Wednesday 22 July 1896

Marriage  -
DODDS  - PENN  - July 15 at Akaroa,  John Scoot,  2nd son of the late Mr G.F.Dodds,   to   Katie Ellen Penn,   daughter of Mr Thomas Penn,  Akaroa.

Deaths  -
BEERE  -  July 21 at Clare road,  St Albans,  William Henry Beere,  late Lieutenant 74th Highlanders,  in his 71st year.
HENWOOD  -  July 21 at his late residence 11 Antigua street,  Ernest, youngest son of Horatio Henwood,  aged 17 years and 7mths.

In Memoriam  -
REILLY  -  In affectionate  remembrance  of Kate Reilly,  died July 22nd 1894,   aged 21 years.-  inserted by her loving mother and sisters.


Thursday  23 July 1896

Death  -
ELLMERS  -  July 21 at his late residence,  Lincoln,  Henry,  beloved husband of Clara Ellmers,  aged 62 years.
HIGHAM  -  July 22 at North road,  Styx,  James Higham,  in his 40th year.


Friday  24 July 1896

Death -
CUNNINGHAM  -  July 23 at his residence,  Merivale,  peter Cunningham,  aged 51 years.
ROUNTREE  -  July 23 at his res. High street,  of Crescent road,  St Albans, John Rountree, sen.  aged 80 years.  Deeply regretted by 102 grandchildren.


Saturday  25 July 1896

Birth  -
RHODES  -  June 26 at Peterborough street, to wife of John Rhodes, -  a daughter.

Marriage  -
TURNER  - GILLING  - July 18  at the St Asaph st, Methodist Church, R.H.Turner,  to Esther, 2nd daughter of Mrs Robert Gilling, both of Christchurch.

Death  -
MACPHERSON  -  July 16 at Charters Towers, North Queensland,  Henry Drummond Rollo De Morval Macpherson,  of Canterbury, NZ, 
                               late of Nan, Ruthven street, Waverly,  Sydney,  NSW.
ROUNTREE  -  July 23 at his residence, High street,  of Crescent road,  St Albans, John Rountree, sen.  aged 80 years.  Deeply regretted by 69 children,                                                 grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In Memoriam  -
WALLS  -  In sad and loving remembrance of our dear father,  who died July 25 1895.   Inserted by his wife and children.


Monday 27 July  1896

Birth  -
MAHON  -  July 17 at North road,  Styx,  to wife of Captain T. Mahon,  - a son.

In Memoriam  -
NICHOLAS  -  In affectionate remembrance of Annie Nicholas,  died July 27  1894,   inserted by her loving children  Mrs W. Carroll,  W.T.  and A.H.Hodge.


Tuesday  28 July 1896

Birth  -
McCORMACK  -  July 27 at Ripon street,  Lyttelton,  to wife of T.J.McCormack, -   a daughter
SINCLAIR  -  July 25 at Old Governor's Bay Road,  Lyttelton,  to wife of John Sinclair.  -  a son.

Marriage  -
McINTOSH  - BURROWS  -  July 2nd at the Weslyan Chapel,  Kaiapoi, ---   Hector McIntosh   to   Eleanor Burrows.
WOOD  - BEST  - July 22 at the res.of  the bride's parents,   Harry, son of Ellis Wood,  of Timaru,  late of Leeds, Yorkshire,   to Clara, daughter of Isaac Best,  of                         Kaiapoi,  late of Wortley,  Yorkshire.

Death  -
BAILEY  -  July 26  at his dau. res.--- Linwood,  in his 96th year.  Joseph Henry Bailey,  one of the pioneers of Canterbury,  arrived by ship Randolph.
BELL  -  April 22 at Menzies,  Coolgardie Goldfields,   James,  2nd son of John and Matilda Bell,  Ferry road,  Woolston,  of typhoid fever,  in his 32nd year.


Wednesday  29 July 1896

Birth  -
BROWN  -  July 25 at St James street,  Linwood,  to wife of M.S?.Brown,  -  a daughter.

Death  -
CASTLES  -  July 26 at Rotheram, Rachel Castles,  beloved wife of James Castles.


Thursday 30 July  1896

Birth  -
PARSONS  -  Jul;y 28 at Ne-lands,  Amberley,  to wife of R.J.Parsons,  - a daughter.

Marriage  -
SIDDONS  -  KING  - July 29  at the res. of of the bride's parents,  Frank Siddons,  to   Lily Zealandia,  eld. daughter of C. King,  Ashley road,  Rangiora.

Death  -
JAMIESON  -  July 29 at Fernside Farm,  Beach road,  James Jamieson,  farmer,  aged 77 years.
MACHEN  -  July 29 at Christchurch,  John Machens,  late of Ashley,  aged 68.


Friday 31 July  1896

Marriage  -
GEDDIS  -  COOPER  - July 23 at the res. of the bride's parents,  Andrew John Geddis,  Hillmorten,  to Lucy May Cooper,  daughter of Edward Henry Cooper,                              Kingsley street,  Sydenham.

Death  -
DAVIDSON  -  July 30 at the Schoolhouse,  Burwood,  Catherine,  beloved wife of Geo. Davidson,  aged 32 years.

In Memoriam  -
MUSGRAVE  -  in loving memory of Edward (Eddie)  2nd beloved son of J.and S.A.Musgrave  died July 31 1895,  aged 17

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
2 February  2007

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