Papers Past -
Star - Christchurch - 1896 -
March - BMD -
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Monday 2 March
Birth - 001
CLAYTON - on 29 Feb at
Rangiora to wife of Dr G. S.Clayton - a son.
Marriages - 001
BLACKBURNE - LANPHIER - on 15
January at -- Alford, by Rev. S. Blackburne, father of the bridegroom,
assisted by Rev, A.S.P.Blackburne,
brother of the
bridegroom and --- Stewart Shirley Blackburne, of
Christchurch, New Zealand to Mabel Lizzie, 2nd dau of
Richard Lanphier, M.B. of Alford,
BUTLER - LAWRENCE - on
27 Feb. at --Joseph William, only son of late Elisha Butler of
Timaru to Florence louise, eld. dau. of Alfred Lawrence,
Deaths - 001
COOK - on 29 Feb at
Leithfield, Arthur Gordon, eld. son of Michael & Ann Cook,
Leithfield, age 5 years 9mths.
DUDLEY - on 28 Feb at
Kaiapoi, suddenly, Agnes Jane, relict of Charles
Dudley, in her 80th year.
MOODY - on 29 Feb at
Junction st, Woolston, David Moody, aged 73.
MURRAY - on 29 Feb.
James Murray, of New Brighton Hotel, late of County West
Meath, Ireland, aged 32 years. drowned in a boating
TRIGGS - on 29 Feb at
Gloucester st, Linwood, Harold, infant son of Albert
& Daisy Trigg, aged 6 weeks.
WARNER - at New
Brighton, W.F.Warner, in his 61st year.
Tuesday 3 March
Births - 007
BALDWIN - on 29 Feb at
Durham st, Sydenham, to wife of late G.S.Baldwin - a daughter
MOLLOY - on 27 Feb at
the Queen's Hotel, Cashel st, to wife of J.Molloy - a son.
Marriage - 007
PAGE - SAUNDERS - on 2
March at West Melton, by ---- Samuel, youngest son of William
Page to Sarah, eld. dau. of Alfred Saunders.
Deaths - 007
BIRMINGHAM - on 2 March at her
res. Darwin st, Sydenham, Bridget, bel. wife of Mr
Patrick Birmingham, aged 36 years.
DOOLAN - on 2 March at 75
Kingsley st, Sydenham, Richard York Doolan, late Chief
detective, in his 65th year.
MATHESON - on 14 Jan. at
Ullapool, Ross-shire, Scotland, Janet McLennan, relict of Murdo
mother of Kenneth Matheson, The Hall, Christchurch.
Birth - 010
DEAN - on 2 March at
Springfield rd to wife of Bart.C.Dean - a son.
Marriage - 010
HOARE - LAWLOR - on 18 Feb at
--- John Pithfield , 2nd son of late Henry Hoare to
Kate, eld. dau of Joseph Lawlor, both of Christchurch,
Melbourne papers please copy.
Deaths - 010
MANSON - on 3 March at
Kain's Hill, Teddington, Margaret, 6th dau. of late
Samuel Manson, aged 36 years.
WILSON - on 3 March at
Kaiapoi, by accident, Clifton Kerr, young. son of Isabella
Jane & Thos. Wilson, aged 2 years.
Friday 6 March
Deaths - 015
DARROCH - on 5 March at
Waikari, Marion, 2nd dau. of Robert & Grace
Darroch, aged 22 years.
HALLIDAY - on 4 March at
his res. Byron st, Sydenham, John, bel. hus. of Mary
Halliday, on his 57th birthday.
In Memoriam - 015
Elizabeth, died 6 March 1885 - inserted by son,
daughter -in-law and grandchildren. also a poem
Birth - 018
ANDERSON - on 2 March at
124 Colombo st, Sydenham, to wife of Dr R.W.Anderson
- a son.
Monday 9 March
Birth - 019
MORGAN - on 7 March at
Ferry rd, Sydenham, to wife of Mr J.L.Morgan -
Death - 019
DUNHAM - on 8 March at
Bowen st, Sydenham, Elizabeth, bel. wife of
Samuel Dunham, in her 61st year.
Births - 021
LEDSHAM - on 9 March at
Richmond to wife of P.Ledsham - a son.
WARREN - on 6 March at Waireka
Farm, Greendale, to wife of J.W.Warren - a son.
Death - 021
BOURN - on 9 March at
Timaru, Amy, wife of Charles Bourn, aged 61
In Memoriam - 021
McGRATH - Agnes, dear
mother died Spring Creek, West Oxford, on 10 March
1895 ---- also a poem.
Funeral Notice - 024
DERBIDGE - Emily,
dau. of Mr E. Derbidge, to leave his res. -- Lyttelton for
Church of England Cemetery, at 3pm tomorrow, Wednesday
Birth - 027
TOBIN - on Tuesday 10 march at
the Vicarage, Amberley to wife of Rev. C.A.Tobin - a son.
Deaths - 027
DAVENPORT - on 17 Jan. at
Booleroo Whim Public School, Australia, Eliza Jane, wife of Henry
Samuel Davenport and dearly loved sister of Margaret
(nurse) Christchurch, NZ
DERBIDGE - on 10 March at
Lyttelton, Emily, bel. dau. of Edward and Lucy
Derbidge, age 18 years.
HARRISON - on 10 March
at Burwood, Willie, loved little one of Joseph & Jenny
Harrison, aged 7 years.
HATCHWELL - on 9 March
at Lyttelton, little Dorothy, aged 4 and half years,
dearly loved child of Robert & Ellen Hatchwell.
HINDLEY - on 10 March at
her res. 128 Peterborough st, Harriet, bel. wife of
Ignatius F.Hindley, aged 68 years.
Birth - 032
HALL - on 8 March at
Cashel st, Christchurch, to wife of R.Hall - a son.
Death - 032
TURTON - on 13 March at
Glencairn, 111 Hereford st, Linwood, Joseph
Whitehead, dearly bel. son of Annie & late Frederick Walker
Turton, late Hororata,
in his 32nd year
Funeral Notice - 033
Arthur, A.O.F. Court Woodford, No 6583,
Kaiapoi, to attend the funeral of their late Brother,
tomorrow Sunday at 2-30pm
Monday 16 March
Marriage - 035
BENNETT - NIVEN - on Wed. 11 March at --- Oamaru, George William,
eld. son of late George Bennett, of 44 Holland Park, W. London
to Ethel, eld.dau
Birth - 038
FAIRWEATHER - on 16 March
at Mrs gardner's, Cleveland, Cust, to wife of
F.E.Fiarweather - a son, stillborn.
Marriage - 038
HOOKHAM - HARRIS -
on 19 Feb at res ---- Henry Thomas, only son of Henry
Hookham, Fendalton to Annie, young. dau. of
Deaths - 038
HARDY - on 15 March at
his res. Bryndwr, John, be;. hus. of Clara Ann
Hardy, aged 39 years.
THOMAS - on 16 March at
Christchurch, Edith Mabel, be. dau. of Robert & Fannie
Thomas, of West Melton, in her 14th year.
In Memoriam - 038
HANDS - Henry
Hands, dearly loved hus. --- died 17 March
Marriage - 040
CLARKE - COX - on 16
March at --- William Robert, only son of William Robert Clarke,
of Pickmere, Cheshire, England to Christiana,
7th dau. of
William Cox, Sydenham.
Deaths - 040
HOLMES - on 17 March at
her res. 102 St Asaph st, Christchurch, Julia, bel.
wife of John Holmes, on her 42nd birthday ----
THOMPSON - on 17 March
at "Haigh" Bligh's rd, Papanui, Charles, young. son
of J.M. Thompson, aged 18 years and 4mths.
Birth - 043
EDWARDS - on 17 March at
Avonhead, Riccarton to wife of Bethan Edwards - a
Marriage - 043
BLAKE - BARKER - on 12 March
at ---- Edwin Blake, of Belfast to Kate, 2nd dau. of
James Wilson Barker, of Sheffield, England.
HUNT - LOWRY - on 11
March at -- Henry George, eld. son of Mr George Hunt,
Christchurch to Jessie, eld. dau. of Mr John Lowry,
Friday 20 March
Marriages - 046
DAGGER - ROBERTSON - on 3 March
at --- Robert G. 2nd son of Thos. Dagger, North-east Valley
to Alice May, 2nd dau. of Jas. Robertson, late
LABATT - ROWE - on 11 March at
--- Auckland, Andrew Mountjoy, 4th son of Rev Andrew
T.Labatt, Blunsdon, Wiltshire, England to Gertrude
2nd dau. of
late Rev John Webb Rowe, of Farncombe, Surrey, and of
Birth - 048
HAMILTON - on 12 March at
Palmeston North to wife of
C.H.Hamilton - a daughter.
Marriages - 048
KETTLEWELL - ALLAN - on 19
March at --- George Kettlewell of Bradford to
Molly, 2nd dau. of Mr Robert Allan.
MURCHIE - - HARPER -
on 2 March at res --- John, eld. son of John Murchie,
Woodend to Amie Maria, 4th dau. of John Harper, North
Monday 23 March
Deaths - 050
DAVIDSON - on 21 March at her
res. Hanmer st, Linwood, Jessie, eld. dau. of late
Donald davidson, Forres, Morayshire, Scotland, in her 34th
TYSON - on 21 March at
Ratcliffe rd, Styx, William, son of Abraham Tyson,
Birth - 051 page 2
STONE - on 21 March at
Methven to wife of J.H.Stone - a son.
Death - 051 page 2
STEPHENS - on 16 March
at Christchurch, (interred in St John's Cemetery, Invercargill)
Percy Langrish Stephens, Bristol, England, aged 28 years.
Death - 053
MANN - on 24 March at
Brookhampton, Holly rd, St.Albans, John, dearly be.
hus. of Alice Mann in his 59th year.
Marriage - 054
NEILL - MANSON - on 26
Feb at - Gebbie's Valley, Wm H. eld. son of W.Neill,
Greenpark to Frances Emily, young. dau. of John
Manson, Gebbie's Valley.
Deaths - 054
DUNNAGE - on 24 March at
Avonside, William Dunnage, aged 62 years.
PRICE - on 24
March, Harriet, wife of Charles Price, Upper
Riccarton, aged 71 years.
Funeral Notice - 056
DUNNAGE - William,
will leave his res. Hanmer st, Avonside on Thursday 26th at
2-30pm for the Avonside Cemetery.
Death - 057
YOUNG - at res. of her
son, at Fairlie, Grace, bel. wife of James Young,
sen. of St Andrew's ------
Friday 27 March
Deaths - 060
ANDREWS - on 23 March at
Mrs Raddon's papanui, Douglas, only child of S. and M.R.
Andrews, aged 4mths.
GUALTER - on 25 March at
Colonial Bank, Christchurch, Rodolph Hamilton Gualter ,
Death - 065
MITCHELL - on 27
March, killed by tram at Woolston, Esther Christiana
(Essie) 2nd bel. dau of Robert henry & Jane Mitchell
and granddaughter of
Temuka, in her 14th year.
Monday 30 March
Death - 067
CRAIG - on 29 March at
Bramble-tye, Southampton st, Sydenham, Frances Eliza, wife
of T.B.Craig, Accountant.
Death - 068
MACDONALD - on 29 March
at Belle Vue, Leeston, Harriett, bel. wife of Donald
Macdonald, in her 59th year.
Birth - 072
THOMPSON - on 29 March at
Flemington to wife of Horace Thompson - a daughter
Marriages - 072
McINTOSH - BROCKLEHURST -
on 12 March at -- Lysia, 4th dau. of Geo. Brocklehurst, Waltham
rd, to Alexander H.McIntosh, "The Willows"
THORNE - JOHNSTON - on
12 Feb at Vhristchurch, Winfield James William, only son of James
Thorne to Elizabeth Jane (Lizzie) 2nd dau of late
Sergeant A.Johnstone, St Albans.
Deaths - 072
WILSON - on 30 March at
--, Harriet, bel. wife of Charles Wilson and dau.of late Joseph
Pattrick, aged 47.Lincolnshire & Edinburgh papers please copy.
In Memoriam - 072
CHRISTENSEN - Matta
Marie, who died 31 March 1895 -----
a long poem ------ by S. and P.C.
17 April 2010