Papers Past -
Star - Christchurch - 1904 -
April - BMD -
email me for a
newspaper copy, please quote day and date of newspaper and
no. of snippet
Don't forget to
use the Edit and Find to highlight a name on
Marriages - 001
COLLINS - DAVIES - on 24 March
at --- Thomas M. eld.son of W.J.Collins of Perth,
W.A. to Jessie, 2nd dau. of T.H.Davies, of Beckenham.
BAILEY - SHAW - on 23 March at
Ashley -- Robert Henry, 2nd son of Mr R.Bailey, Pine Grove,
Ashley to Ann Elizabeth, 3rd dau. of Mr T.Shaw,
SMITH - BURCH - on 23 March at
-- Charles, 3rd son of A.G.Smith, Opawa to Mary
Elizabeth, eld. dau. of T.G.Burch, Papanui.
Deaths - 001
BLAKELEY - on 1 April at his
late res. Cass St, Kaiapoi, Reuben Blakeley (late Batley,
Yorkshire, England) in his 70th year.
BURGESS - on 1 April at Durham
st, Thomas Dix, bel. hus. of Marian Burgess, aged 67
BRUCE - on 31 March at
----- Sydenham, William Johnston Bruce, dearly bel.
hus. of Linda Byron Bruce and eld. son of late William Bruce, Liverpool.
GOOD - on 1 April at his
mother's res. Cox st, Ashburton, John George Good, in his
37th year. ------
PAYNTON - at the Jubilee
Home, Woolston, Emily Paynton, aged 80 years.
MADDREN - on 2 April at res. of
her grandparents Mr J.Maddren, Shakespeare rd, Sydenham,
Myrtle Alice, inf. dau of W.J. & A.Maddren, aged 9mths.
RANCE - on 1 April at
Christchurch Hosp. George, bel. hus. of Jane Rance, late
Waimatuku, Southland, native of Harrow, England, aged 47
In Memoriam - 001
COWAN - Henrietta Frances
(Fanny) bel dau. of John & Ruth Burrell, who died at 153
Chester st 1 April 1898, aged 29 years.
RADEMACHER - Anna,
mother, died 1 April 1908 ----
Funerals - 001
MADDREN - ------ on
Sunday 3rd at 1pm for the Addington Cemetery.
Tuesday 5 April
Deaths - 002
DOYLE - on 4 April at
Ashburton, Sarah, bel. wife of Mr John Doyle,
sen. of Ruapuna, aged 64 years.
GRIFFITHS - on 3 april
at his res. 45 Marton st, George, bel. hus. of Marie
Griffiths, aged 71 years.
MORIARTY - on 3 April at
his res. 14 Wilson's st, Patrick Moriarty, in his
SMITH - on 2 April at
Woodfield, Lincoln, Raymond Munro, 2nd son of Sydney and
Ethel Smith, of Fleetwood, Lincoln, aged 2 and half years.
In Memoriam - 002
NOONAN - Jeremiah
Noonan, who died at Hornby on 6 April 1900 in his
21st year. -----------
Birth - 008
BURKE - on 5 April at Waitohi
Peaks to wife of M.J.Burke - a daughter
In Memoriam - 008
PEDERSEN - in loving
memor of a dear friend who died 2? April 1903? -
inserted by G. and J.Williamson
FEAST - Harry, who died 7
April 1902? aged 65 years. accidentally killed.
Deaths - 013
GAY - on 9 April at
his late res. 27 Selwyn st, Addington, Joseph, dearlt
bel. hus. of Elizabeth Gay in his 76th year.
LOGIE - on 9 April
1904 at his res. Canal Reserve, James Logie,
Marriage - 016
BOVAIRD - PEARSON - on 6
April at -- John, late of Victoria, 3rd son of Alexander
Bovaird, Donegal to Mary, eld. dau of late William
Deaths - 016
BENNETT - on 8 april at
res of her dau. Margaret, wife of Alexander bennett, late of
Bennetts, aged 78.
GAY - on 9 April at
his late res. 27 Selwyn st, Addington, Joseph, dearlt
bel. hus. of Elizabeth Gay in his 76th year.
LAMBIE - on 10 apri at
Lakeside, Leeston, John Lambie, in his 94th year.
LOGIE - on 9 April at his res.
Canal Reserve, James, aged 70. funeral this dayon the
arrival of the 9-15 Worcester st tram, for the Linwood
MARTIN - on 11 April at
her res. 60 Antigua st, Ellen, relict of Walter
Martin, aged 83 years.
WRIGHT - on 9
April at Christchurch, Willaim, bel. hus. of Elizabeth
Wright, of Kaiapoi Island, aged 90 years.
In Memoriam - 016
DURHAM - dear
mother who died at Lyttelton 11 April 1903
Marriages - 020
CLARK - SHEPPARD - on 11 April
at --- Ernest Moir Clark to Kitty Sheppard,
both of Christchurch.
LAUGESEN - SMITH - on 30 March
at --- Kaikoura, Louis Emil, 2nd son of Mr Louis Laugesen, --
Dunedin to Jessie, dau. of late John Smith, Thames, NZ.
ROBBINS - BRUNSDON - at --
Charles Edward, 2nd son of William Robbins, of Dover, Eng.
to Lizzie (Lily) eld. dau. of William Brunsdon,
Death - 020
MARTIN - on 11 April at her
res. 60 Antigua st, Ellen, relict of Walter martin, aged 83
PELLOW - on 11 April at
Christchurch, William James, dearly loved son of Sarah and late
Joseph Pellow, aged 28 years.
In Memoriam - 020
MORRISS - Robert
William, who died Esat London, South Africa, 12 April
1900. - inserted by his loving parents, brothers and
sisters --- also poem.
Birth - 027
BOAG - on 9 April at
Hatfield, Rakaia to wife of W.Boag - a son.
Marriage - 027
BOROUGH - MAZEY - on 17
March at -- William Joseph, eld. son of Richard Borough (late
Nelson) to Ada Harriet, 4th dau. of Charles Mazey, Linwood.
Marriages - 030
SHELDON - MANDER - on 12 April
at --George William, son of Mr George Sheldon, of Amberley,
to Selina, eld. dau. of Mr William Mander, of Bryndwr.
WESTON - PATTRICK - on 12
April at -- Samuel, 4th son of late William Weston to
Harriett Lizetta, eld. dau. of David Pattrick, Ashburton
Deaths - 030
ARMSTRONG - on 14
April Frederick Gordon Armstrong, 6th son of George
Armstrong, Mount vernon, Akaroa.
BUTLER - At Butler's Family
Hotel, Ashburton, -- on 14inst. Mr John Francis Butler,
father of Mrs Devane, A1 Hotel, Christchurch, aged 71
Marriage - 034
CLARKSON - FLOOD - on 7
April at Chch, William, 4th son of late Thomas
Clarkson to Genevieve Anne, 3rd dau. of late John
Flood, of Southbridge.
Deaths - 034
HOLLAND - on 16 April at
Kaiapoi, Anne Jane, bel. wife of James Holland, aged
LUMB - on 7 April at
Alfredton, Eketahuna, Eliza, bel. wife of John Lumb, and
mother of F.J.Lumb, of Christchurch, in her 65th year.
PARRY - at 23 Gloucester
st, Jane Baxter Parry, bel. wife of Peter Parry, aged 65
Funerals - 034
ROSKRUGE - Thomas,
leaving res, Mrs J.Allen, Rolleston st, Linwood, on Monday
18th at -- for the Avonside Churchyard.
HOLLAND - Anne
Jane, wife of James, leave his res. Raven st, on
Monday 18th at 2-30pm for the Public Cemetery, Kaiapoi.
Monday 18 April
Marriage - 037
MANING - MULLEN - on 6 April at
Chch, Henry George, son of late F.G.Manning to Emily
Mildred, 3rd dau. of late John Mullin & Emily Francis
Deaths - 037
HOLLAND - on
16 April at Kaiapoi, Anne Jane, bel. wife of James
Holland, aged 55 years
PARRY - at 23 Gloucester st,
Jane Baxter Parry, bel. wife of Peter Parry, aged 65 years.
ROSKRUGE - on 16 April
at Wellington, Thomas Roskruge, aged 59 years.
SWORD - on 16 April Sarah
Thomasine, wife of Benjamin Sword, Styx.
In Memoriam - 037
MITCHELL - mother
--- died 16 April 1899 ---- poem ----
PARISH - Mary Ann -- died
17 April 1903 ---- poem ---
REED - Ellen Maria
Read, 18 April 1903 --- poem
- inserted by her sister and brother, Lizzie
Funeral - 039
ANSLEY - Ann, will
leave her dau's res. 17 St Asaph st, for Linwood Cemetery on Wed.
20th at 2-30pm.
Death - 043
VEITCH - on 20 April at
Christchurch Hosp. Florence Mabel Veitch, 2nd dearly bel. dau. of
Mrs M.A. Veitch, 148 South Belt, in her 25th year.
Marriage - 045
EAST - OLLIVER - on 6
April at -- by father of the bridegroom ---- Cuthbert, eld. son of Rev
Herbert East to Alice, 2nd dau. of late Walter James
Deaths - 045
BLACK - at South Yarra,
Melbourne, Ellinor, the daughter of R.S.Black, aged 2
HOBBS - on 20 April at St
Albans Lane, Elizabeth, bel. wife of W.B.Hobbs, aged 66
NOTTINGHAM - on 20
April at Halswell, Eileen Agatha Nottingham, aged 14 years
McCAUSLAND - on 20 April
at 6 ParkRd, Linwood, Jane, widow of James
McCausland, of Killeraighn, Beragh, County Tyrone,
Ireland, aged 68.
Funerals - 045
HOBBS - Elizabeth
M. wife of William B. leave his res. Friday
22nd April at 2-30pm for the Linwood Cemetery.
Friday 22 April
Birth - 047
HIGHT - on 11
April at Brookside to wife of A.E.Hight - a son.
Marriages - 047
BRIDGMAN - MEREDITH - on
8 March at -- Waimate W.Bridgman, of Hastings to
Emily, 3rd dau. of Mr R.Meredith ex M.H.R. for Ashley.
BROWN-DEVERELL- EXALL - on 18 April at ---Sydney,
Stephen, 2nd son of late Andrew Brown-Deverell, London to
Mary Edith, dau of late Joseph Exall
DICK - VALE - on 11 April at
--- Robert, 2nd son of Mr S.Dick, Woolston to beatrice, 2nd
dau. of Mr F.Vale, Christchurch.
Deaths - 047
GEDYE - on 21 April at
Buxton's cnr, Shirley, William Alexander, inf. son of
A. and J. Gedys, aged 10mths.
HENDY - on 21 April at 214
Strickland st, Sydenham, Harry, youngest and dearly
loved son of Harry and Jessie Hendy, aged 8mths.
McCONKEY - on 20 April at
his res. Doyleston, John McConckey, aged 64.
In Memoriam - 047
CALDWELL - Clifford
Macartney Caldwell who died 22 April 1903 -----
poem - inserted by his loving sisters.
Marriages - 055
BARBER - HARMAN - on 4
April at -- Thomas Paul Barber, of Ashburton to Mary Sybil
Harman, 2nd dau of Thomas Coombes, Ward st, Addington.
FARRANT - SPENCER - on 28
Dec.1903 --- Herbert Ernest, 2nd son of Robert
Farrant, to Catherine Elizabeth, eld. dau. of late
Henry Spencer, Sydenham.
STEVENS - MUMFORD - on 6
January --- George, young. son of Mr T.Stephens of
Glamorganshire, to Kate Alicia Rubina, dau. of Samuel
WILLIAMS - ROSIE - on 14 April
at --- William George, eld. son of John Williams, Stanmore
rd, to Catherine (Kate) only dau. of James Rosie, Oamaru.
Deaths - 055
BRUERE - on 24 April at
Balcairn, Bertha Nida Bruere, aged 6mths.
HART - on 28
April at her mother's res.6 Williams st, Olive
Evelyn, aged 19 years.
In Memoriam - 055
TOWNSEND - William,
died Christchurch 25 April 1903 --- poem
--- inserted by his loving wife and children.
Marriage - 059
PIPER - ROWE - on 19 April at
Duvauchelle's Bay, by --Arthur Alfred, young. son of Henry Piper
to Ruth, eld. dau. of late George Rowe, Anderson's Bay,
Deaths - 059
ATKINSON - on 25 April at his
res. Dampier's Bay, Lyttelton, Joseph Atkinson, in his 79th
BRICE - on 25 April at
her res. 236 Oxford Tce, Ellen, dearly bel. wife of William
Brice, aged 61 years.
COMER - on 25 April at
Dampier's Bay, Lyttelton, Winifred Mary, bel. wife of James Comer,
Railway Dept. Lyttelton, aged 65 years. Irish papers please copy.
TAYLOR - on 25 April at Chch
Hosp. Alfred Hugh (Fred) 4th bel. son of Hugh & Jane Taylor,
Linwood, -- loved hus. of Emma Taylor, aged 32.(by accident)
Funerals - 059
COMER - Winifred Mary,
wife of James, leave Chch railway station on arrival of 2-25.
train from Lyttelton on Wed. 27th for the Barbadoes st, Cemetery.
Marriage - 066
WARE - PIDGEON - on 26
April at -- William John, elder son of Mr J.B.Ware, Okain's
Bay to Annie Mary, eld. dau. of Mr W.Pidgeon, Okain's
Deaths - 066
HARRINGTON - on 28 April
at Sumner, Marianne, bel. wife of William Harrington in her
MICKLE - on 20 April at
London, George Mickle M.A., M.D. Abd, of Kirklington,
Yorkshire, eld. brother of Dr. A.F.J. Mickle, of this city.
PARSONS - on 28 April at
Waipara Bank, Waipara, William Parsons, aged 58 years.
SMALL - at his parent's
res, Cranfordst, Theodore Ellis, bel. son of S.M. and
S.Small, after 12mths illness, aged 10 years 11mths.
Births - 069
SMITH - on 28 April at
Hawkhurst rd, Lyttelton, to wife of George Smith - a
VAUGHAN - on 28 April at
Springfield Farm, Amberley, to wife of W.W.Vaughan - a
Marriages - 069
DODGE - PACKHAM - on 31 March
at --- George Samuel Bertie, eld. son of Samuel Dodge,
Broadfields to Henrietta Kate, eld.dau. of Henry T.Packham,
HODGSON - CRAW - on 4 April at
-- Stanley A. of --- Southland, son of Mr Twentyman Hodgson
to Laura Grace, eld. dau. of Mr David Craw, of Papanui.
LANGE - BROMLEY - on 7 April at
-- William Francis, 3rd son of C.A.Lange, of Marshlands
to Ethel Annie, elder dau. R.W.Bromley, St Albans.
RICHARDS - WILLIAMS - on 16
March at -- Auckland Gerald Rockwood, son of late Dr Richards,
Hororata to Amelia Elizabeth, dau of late Arthur
Deaths - 069
CARSON - on 28 April at
Waipara Bank, Waipara, William Parsons, aged 58 years. (as
DALE - on 29 April, at
Fendalton, Sarah Dale, late Ensor's rd, aged 76
DUCKWORTH - on 29 April,
Susanna, bel. wife of Henry Duckworth, aged 53.
GREEN - on 28 April at
Taurangi Old Men's Home, Ashburton, Thomas Green,
aged 65 years.
LITTLE - on 28 April at
Shakespeare rd, Sydenham, Doris May, dau. of John and
Sarah Little, aged 9mths.
McCREE - on 29 April at
Cambridge and William st. Linwood, Edward McCree, aged 62
WILSON - on 30
April, Daniel Wilson, Selwyn st, Spreydon, aged
WOOLSEY - at
Christchurch, on April 28 Catherine Sarah, bel. wife
of Joseph Amos Woolsey, aged 60 years.
WRIGHT - on 29
April at Kaiapoi Island, Lester Tasman (Tassie) bel.
5th son of James and Janet Wright. aged 9 years.
24 April 2010