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Tuesday  3 March  1903

Birth  -    p3  -  001
TRIST  -  on 27 Feb. at Woolston,  to wife of J.W.Trist  - a son.

Marriage  - 001    -  
PRIEST  -  MILLS -  
on 10 Dec. at --William Harrower, son of late Samuel Whittaker, Priest of Little River  to  Mary (Maidsey)  dau of Frederic Mills,                                         Heathcote Valley

Death  -  001
SCAHILL - on 24 Feb at Ashburton  Elizabeth Catherine Pearl,  only and bel. dau. of Martin & Sarah Soabill (late of Halswell)  age 3 and a half months.
SPEAR  -  on 2 March at his res.  Canon st,  St. Albans,  Richard,  aged 81 years  formerly of Pukekohe ---
WILKE  -  on 25 Feb.  at East Oxford,  Leonard Colin,  son of F.W  and Wilhelmina Wilke,  aged  1 year  and 7mths


Wednesday  4 March  1903
Births  - p3  -   003
DONALD  -  on 8 March at Woolston  to wife of J.Donald  -  a son
LOCK  -  on 25 Feb.  at Riverside,  Methven,  to wife of C.P.Lock  -  twins,  girl  and boy.  all doing well

Death  -  003
MANNING  -  on 1 March at Medbury,  Robert Roland Manning,  aged 72.

In Memoriam  -  003
CLIVE  -  Mary Ann,  who died 4 March 1902  -  inserted by he rmother and sisters
SMITH  - Ada Florence,  who died 4 March 1902  -  inserted by her oving parents.


Thursday  5 March  1903
Birth  -   p3 -   004
MACINTOSH  -  on 23 Feb.  at her res.  Levin, Wellington,  to wife of W.B.Macintosh  -  a son.

Deaths  -  004
NICHOLLS  -  on 4 March at her sons res. ---  New Brighton,  Ann Elizabeth Nicholls,  aged 73 years.
GARNER  -  on 3 March at St Albans,  Edith Mary Garner  aged 37.

In Memoriam  -  004
AYERS  -  mother Mrs W. Ayers,  Kaiapoi,  who died 5 March  1892 -   inserted by her youngest daughter Lee?
MARSHALL  -  Alfred George,  who died 5 March 1902  -  inserted by his wife  E.C.M.


Friday 6 March  1903
Birth  -   p3  -   006
WILSON  -   on 5 March at Kaiapoi  to wife of Isaac Wilson  -  a son.

Marriage  -  006
BLACK  -  PATTERSON - on 11 Feb, at ---  George Alexander,  son of Mr G.A.Black,  Lawrence,  to  Margaret Lucy,  dau of late P.Patterson,  Christchurch.

Deaths  -  006
ASHWIN  -  on 5 March at Armagh st west,  Helen Ashwin,  in her 82nd year
BAGGS  -  on 5 March at Christchurch Hosp.  Arthur Hugh  Baggs,  aged 43 years.
CANDY  -  on 6 March at her parents ---(James Boot)  Eleanor Jane,  dearly loved wife of Frederic Chapman  Candy of Darfield,  aged 43  (m. 1881)

In Memoriam  -  006
MATHEWS  -   Joseph A. Mathews,  died at Rangiora on 6 March  190?  - inserted by his loving parents, brothers and sisters.


Saturday  7 March  1903
Marriage  -  p5  -   012
BARWELL  -  DAVISON  -      on 5 March at --  Samuel Barwell,  of Invercargill  to  Jane Davison,  widow of Christchurch.

Funerals  -  012
CANDY  -  ------  on Sunday 8th  at 3pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.


Monday  9 March  1903
Deaths -  p3  -   016
BLACKETT  -   on 7 March at Loburn,  Henry Cuthbert, eld. son of Henry & Jane Corrigal Blackett,  aged 15 years
GOLDING  -  on 6 March at his father's res.  ----  Ernest Harry,  beloved twin son of John S. and Alice Golding,  aged 10 weeks.
WHEELER  -   on 7 March at Hands rd,  Hillmorten,  Elizabeth,  bel. wife of George Wheeler,  aged 66 years

In Memoriam  -  016
PIZZEY  -  Muriel Elsie,  dearly bel. dau. of Samuel and Ada Pizzey,  drowned in Waihi river 8 March  1902 -  result of Geraldine coach accident. ------

Funerals  -  017
WHEELER  -  husband  George  ---   on 10th March   at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery
DALEY  -  Ellen ----leave res. of Mr Commoms --- on Tuesday at 8-45am     for St Mary's Church  -------  will proceed to the Linwood Cemetery


Tuesday  10 March  1903
Births  -   p3  -   019
HINDLE  -  on 5 March  at New Brighton  to wife of B.Hindle  -  a daughter
MEADOWCROFT  -  on 6 March at Kaiapoi  to wife of H. Meadowcroft  -  a daughter

Marriage  -  019
COLUMBUS  -  McGREGOR - on 5 Feb.  at ---  William Nicholas,  2nd son of Nicholas Columbus -- to Helen, dau. of late Hugh McGregor, Port Robinson.

Deaths  -  019
DALEY  -  on March ?  at New Brighton,  Ellen Daley  late of County Kerry, Ireland, in her 41st year.
TOSSWILL -  on Jan. 6  at Budleigh Salterton,  Devon, England,  Robert George Davis Tosswill,    ------    aged 59

In Memoriam  -  019
LUND  -  Harry Andrew Lund,  died at Lyttelton,  10 March  1902  in his 42nd year  -  inserted by his loving wife and children.


Thursday  12 March  1903
Birth  -   p3 -   021
GUNN  -  on 10 March at 3 Bowen st,  to wife of D.B.Gunn  -  a daughter

Deaths  -  021
CAMPBELL  -  on 11 March at 31 Ward st, Addington,  Stewart James,  infant son of Duncan & Maud Campbell  -----
JONES  -  on 28 Jan.  at Newmarket,  Auckland,  George,  2nd son of J.Jones, West Melton,  Canterbury,    aged  47
McILRAITH  -  on 11 March at her  res. Southbridge,  Samaria,  dearly beloved wife of William McIlraith,  aged 42.
TURPIN  -  on 11 March at Christchurch,  Ann White,  only dau. of Oliver  and Nan Turpin,  aged 7 and half years.

In Memoriam  -  021
ANTILL  -  William  of Weka Pass,  died 18 March  1902 -  inserted by M.A.  and W. Antill.
HALL  -  Betty,  died at  ---  Timaru,  14 March  1902,  aged 60  -  inserted by her loving son and daughter.  


Friday  13 March  1903
Marriage  -  p3 -    024
EAST - DAVIS -   on 28 Feb.  at Dobson, by ---   Frank Leonard,  son of F.W.East,  Prebbleton,  to Amy  eldest dau of W.Davis,  Brunnerton, Greymouth.

Deaths  -  024
CROMIE  -  on 11 March at South rakaia,  letitia,  bel. wife of William Cromie, jun.  aged 43 years  -- funeral  at 2-30pm  this day ----
MORGAN  -  on 12 March  at Wilton st,  Sydenham,  Richard,  dearly loved hus. of Rhoda Morgan,  aged 31 years.
PETRIE  -  on 12 March at Woodend,  Florence Margaret,  young. dau. of James and Isabella Petrie,  aged 6mths.


Sataurday  14 March  1903
Funerals  -  p5  - 26
MARTIN  -   Samuel Henry,  late of Cheviot  ---   Linwood Cemetery  at 4pm  Sunday 15th  ---
NEWLYN  -  Bro. C.  leaving Fyfe st  Monday at 2pm  for the Sydenham Cemetery  ---  United order of Druids Pioneer Lodge  No 1.


Monday  16 March  1903
Births  -  p3  -  029
BARBER  -  on 14 March at Sumner  to wife of Fountain Barber  -  a daughter
PATON  -  on 13 March at -----   Lyttelton  to wife of J.Paton  - a daughter

Marriages  -  029
BASSETT - PRIEST  - on 23 Feb.  at Timaru ---  Kennedy, son of Samuel Kennedy Bassett, of ---  Christchurch,  to Jenny,  dau of William Priest, Timaru
BLUNDEN - SHAND - at -- Arthur Clarence Reginald, son of Reginald Blunden, Nth Canterbury ---  to  Norah Tressillian, dau of Thomas J.W.Shand, Riccarton.

Deaths  -  029
FITZZELL - on 14 March at ---  Rangiora  John Fritzzell  bel. hus. of Mary,  aged 67
LOUGHLIN -  on 15 March at 19 East belt,  Catherine,  beloved wife of Thomas Loughlin,  aged 36
PUTMAN  -  on 14 March at his late res.  -----  Richard Putman  in his 87th year.

In Memoriam  -  029
SEELEN  -  Mary,  died 16 March  1902  aged 68
HALL  -  Catherine,  died 16 March 1902   -  inserted by her  loving  husband and family.


Tuesday  17 March  1903
Birth  - p3 -   033
JEFFREY  -  on 6 Feb at 121 Osborne rd,  Forest Gate,  Essex,  to wife of Arthur G.Jeffrey  - a daughter

Death  -  033
WARDROP  -  on 16 March at Wellington,  Lillias Gray,  dearly loved wife of J.H.Wardrop  and dau of late Morgan Laurenson.

In Memoriam  -  033
BRAID  -  Florence Ivy,  died 17 March  1901  aged 4 years  -  ---------


Wednesday  18 March  1903
Birth  -  p3  -  036
HILL  - 12 March at Mrs Perry's,  Spencer st,  Addington  to wife of Fred Hill,  Pigeon Bay  -  a son.

Death  -  036
STUDHOLME  -  on 7 March in London,  John ,  of -- Christchurch,  son of John Studholme, of Morton House, Cumberland,  aged 74

In Memoriam  -  036
MARSHALL  -  Mary,  died 18 March  1902  ---   inserted by her loving family.


Friday  20 March  1903
Deaths  - p3  -   038
MEACLEM  -  on 19 March at her res.  221 Madras st,  Rosanna Meaclem,  in her 79th year.
PROCTOR  -  on 18 March at Bligh's rd,  Gladys Pearl,  3rd dau of W. and P.O.Proctor,  aged 11 years
WARK  -  on 19 March at her res. Wilson's rd,  Opawa,  Catharina,  bel. wife of Rudolhp Wark,  aged 42 years.

In Memoriam  -  038
McAULIFFE  -  William,  only son of William and Margaret McAuliffe,  accidentally killed  at Mussel Bay, Port Chalmers,  20 March 1895  aged 10 ----

Funerals  -  038
WARK  -  wife of Mr R.Wark,  on 21st at 12-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.  ------


Saturday  21 March  1903
Births  -  040  -   p5
BARNARD  -  on 19 March at ----  to wife of Charles Barnard  -  a son.
SKEVINGTON  -   on 18 March  at Waikuku  to wife of William Skevington  -  a daughter.

Marriage  -  040
LOVELL  -  ROBERTS  -  on 18 March at ---James Henry Lovell of Forsett, Tasmania  to  Mabel Roberts,  of Spreydon,  Christchurch.

Deaths  -  040
BARNES  -  on 20 March at --  New Brighton,  Amelia Elizabeth, bel wife of H.T.Barnes,  in her 20th year.
BORGFELDT  -  on 20 March at -----  Leicester,  bel. son of Henry and Elizabeth Borgfeldt,  aged 10mths
BRIGHT  -  on 21 March at res of brother, J.Fielding -- Tottie,  bel wife of F.H.Bright,  Otaki,  aged 26 years
DOYLE  -  on 20 March at Loburn,  Bridget Doyle, bel. wife of Michael Doyle sen  in her 58th year.
MANSON  -  on 15 March at res of her dau.  Mrs Holmes,  Kaiwarra, Wellington,  Susan,  in her 60th year.
TURPIN  -  on 20 March at ----  George Robert,  2nd son of Oliver and Nan Turpin,  aged 3 and half years.

Funerals  -  040
CAMPBELL  -  Lawrence Stewart,  infant son of J.A  and M. Campbell,  ------  at 3-30pm  Sunday 22nd   for the Sydenham Cemetery
TURPIN  -  George Robert,  son of Oliver and Nan Turpin  at 3-30pm   Sunday 22nd  for the Linwood Cemetery
BOYLE  -   wife of M. Boyle,  leave --  Loburn  on Sunday 22nd  at 3pm  for the Loburn Cemetery.


Monday 23 March  1903
Births  -  041  -  p3
BARTLETT  -  at --  Linwood,  on 21 March  to wife of W. Bartlett  -  a daughter
KEEGAN  -  on 15 Feb  at Lyttelton  to wife of Fred  Keegan,  Akaroa,  - a son.

Deaths  -  041
LILLY  -  on 22 March at ---  John,  bel. hus of Fanny Lilly,  aged 64.
MILES  -  on 21 March at ----  Rangiora,  william Curno,  dearly bel hus. of Eliza Miles,  aged 58 ---
PRINS  -  on 22 March   Rosaline Lucy  bel 2nd dau of late H.H. Prins.
SMITH  -  on 21 March at Ashburton,  James,  brother of Joseph,  William,  Alex and the late George Smith  aged 56

In Memoriam  -  041
MORSE  -  Annie,  died 22 March  1902 -   inserted by her loving husband  -------


Tuesday  24 March  1903
Birth  -  043  -  p3
ROCKE  -  on 21 March at Felday, Manchester st,  to wife of C.H.Rocke  -  a son.

Death  -  043
JONES  -  on 23 March at ----  Lyttelton,  John Robert Jones,  bel. hus. of Louisa Jones  aged 72.
WILSON  -  on 26 March at Dearsley st Linwood,  Reginald Anderson,  only son of Howard & Emma Wilson,  aged 2 yrs  and 7mths.


Wednesday  25 March  1903
Marriages  -  046 -   p3
HIRD - THROP -  on 24 March at ---   Rev. David Hird --- 5th son of Alexander Hird of Arbroath, scotland  to Laura, 2nd dau of Benjamin Throp, Sydenham.
ILES -  LOUGEY - 17 March at Cragleigh,  Little River,  Henry Isles, of Thirlalane, near Devenport, Tasmania,  son of late Isaac Isles, of Craigburn, Colebrook,                                      Tasmania    to     Sarah Ann, widow of late J.F.Lougey  and eld. dau. of late John GREGORY,  of Greenhill, Colebrook,  Tasmania.

Death  -  046
WASHER  -  on 25 March at 106 Gloucester st,  Horace James,  son of A.T.Washer,  aged 8 years  11mths.


Thursday 26 March  1903
Birth  -  047  - p3
LIDDLE  -  on 23 March at springston  to wife of J.Liddle  -  a son.

Marriage  -  047
McINTOSH  -  IVEY -  on 17 March,  Duncan Fraser,  son of Donald McIntosh, of Fairfax,  Southland  to Hilda Louise, dau of late Henry Ivey of Christchurch.

Deaths  -  047
BALLAGH -  on 25 March  at Irwell,  Samuel, son of A. and A.J.Ballagh,  aged 5mths.
CLARK -  on 25 March  at Marshman's rd, Ashley,  Richard Clark,  aged 66 years
TAYLOR  -  on 25 March  at his parents res. Wairarapa Farm,  Papanui,  Francis,  3rd son of Joseph and Mary Taylor  aged 27 years Funeral 2pm Friday.
THOMPSON -  Athol Lancaster,  youngest son of H.J.Evans,  -- Lyttelron,  aged 7years  3mths  ------
WARDEN  -  on 25 March at her late res. 363 South belt,  Alison, relict of late George Warden,  in her 89th year.


Friday 27 March  1903
Birth  -  052  -  p3
BRAY  -  on 27 March  at Wordsworth st, Sydenham,  to wife of Daniel Bray  -   twin daughters.

Deaths  -  052
BUXTON  -  on 26 March at Swannanoa (accident) Mabel, 2nd bel. dau. of W.S. and R.Buxton,  aged 6 years 4mths.
COWLISHAW -  on 27 March  at Christchurch,  william Patten Cowlishaw,  aged 63.
KIRTON -  on 26 March  at Christchurch Hosp.  bel. wife of George Kirton,  aged 53.
TWENTYMAN  -  on 25 March at Cambridge, Waikato,  Charles Sydney Theodore,  2nd son of late T.S.Twentyman,  aged 8 years.

Funerals  -  052
COWLISHAW -  W.P.  leave his res. Avonside  on Sunday 29th  for the Avonside Churchyard.


Saturday  28 March  1903
Marriage  -    p5  -  057
PATON   -  MOSES  - on 5 Feb at ----  John Beckett Mewburn Paton  to  Elizabeth Annie,  3rd dau. of  R. Moses,  Linwood,  Christchurch.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
28 August  2009

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