Papers Past  -  Star  -  Christchurch   -   1907  -  November -  BMD

Don't forget to use the  Edit  and  Find  to highlight a name on this page

Don't forget to use the  Edit  and  Find  to highlight a name on this page

Home page:    http://homepages.ihug.co.nz/~ashleigh

email:   transcriptions@ihug.co.nz
for a newspaper copy,   please quote day and date of paper  and number  beside  entry

Friday 1 November  1907
Births  - 001
BRIDGE  -  on 31 October  at ---  to wife of Arthur H.Bridge  -  a son.
THOMPSON  -  on 28 October  at --- to wife of W.A.Thompson - a son.

Deaths  - 001
DONOHUE  -  on 30 October,  Thomas,  bel. hus. of Anne  ---- late of Doyleston,  aged 70 years.
LACEY  -  on 30 October  at ---  Samuel John  2nd and beloved son of Elizabeth and late Samuel Lacey,  aged 21 years ----
SCHUMACHER  -  on 1 November  Mary Ann --  bel. wife of R.Schumacher,  2nd dau. of Mr Chas. LARGE ---  aged 40 years.

In Memoriam  - 001
BARTER  -  Myrtle Ivy  ---  dau. of R. and J. Barter,  did 1 November 1905  aged 12 years -----
BROOK  -  mother --- passed away 1 November  1906-------


Saturday  2 November  1907
Births  -  003
DANKS  -  on 28 October  at ---   to wife of Thomas E. Danks  -  a son.

Marriage  - 003
SMITH  -  CARTWRIGHT  -  on 2 October at ---   Laura Cartwright  to  Thomas Smith.

Deaths  - 003
ANDERSON  -  on 8 September at Honan, North China,  Jeannie,  ----  wife of Alexander Anderson (late Methven)  aged 31 years
COLLETT  -  on 31 October  at Akaroa, Lucy,  --- dau. of Mrs L.Collett,  aged 24 years  --------
CRAIG  -  on 1 October  at Wellington,  Charles,  eldest son of John Craig,  late Sydenham,  aged 26 years.
HUTCHINGS  -  on 2 November  at ---  William --  hus of Mary Ann  formerly _arwell,  Berkshire,  aged 58 years ------
LILLEY  -  on 1 November  at ---  Daisy ---  bel dau of Joe and Mary Lilley,  aged 21 years.
PALK  -  on 31 October at -- Harriett,  relict of Richard Palk,  also of Brownlow WESTBROOKE --  mother of -----
SCHUMACHER  -   on 1 November  Mary Ann --  bel. wife of R.Schumacher,  2nd dau. of Mr Chas. LARGE ---  aged 40 years.

In Memoriam  -  003
READ  -  Frederick,  dearly bel. hus. of Elizabeth Read,  accidently killed on 2 November  1906 ------


Tuesday  5 November 1907
Births  - 011
BROWN-DEVERELL -   at ----   Sydney, NSW, to wife of S.W.Brown-Deverell (nee EXALL)  - a daughter,  Jean Rita Mary

Deaths -  011
CLARKSON  -  on 3 October at Normanby, Rosina,  ---wife of R.P.Clarkson,  and 3rd dau. of W.O'SHUGHNESSY,   Springfield.
COX  -  on 8 November at ---- son-in-law G.ROBINSON,  Hannah,  relict of D.H.Cox,  aged 87.
RANBY - on 29 October at ---  Rangiora,  Mary,  ---wife of John Ranby,  aged 68 years.
SHEPPARD  -  on 4 November at res. of Mrs E.J.Oram (sister-in-law) Kaiapoi,  Sarah Chard Sheppard,  relict of Edward Sheppard,  aged 84 years.


Thursday  7 November  1907
Marriages  -  016
HARNEY  -  RODRIGUES - on 30 Oct. at ---- James Louis -- son of Mr J.Harney,  Timaru,  to  Adelaide Virginia, dau of late Antonio Rodrigues, Akaroa.
HOOLE  -  HEDGE  -  on 17 October at ---  Frank Caulton,  son of James Hoole  to   Mabel Isabel --  dau of late Henry Hedge,  of Christchurch

Golden Wedding  -   COURTNEY  -  SMITH  -  016
on 7 November at Glancullen Church,  Golden Ball, County Dublin, Ireland ----  James John,  eldest son of  late Edward Courtney  (Dundrum)   to  Mary Ann, 
2nd daughter of late John Smith,  Sandyford.

Deaths  - 016
MATHEWS  -  on 6 November  at ----  Catherine Frances (Kitty)  ----  bel. dau. of W. and E. Mathews,  aged 21 years.
RYAN  -  on 5 Nov.  at --  Eskbank Homestead,  St. Andrews,  Eliza Ann,  ---wife of Patrick Ryan,  aged 47 years.  funeral arrives 1pm  Timaru Cemetery

In Memoriam  - 016
PERCIVAL  -  Harriet,  died 7 November  1906,   my dear mother left me -----
PERCIVAL  -  Harriet,  died 7 November  1906,  ----  granddaughters  Ethel & Gladys TURNER  
SMITH  -  Hughina  Ida --- dau of H. and M.Smith,  East Oxford,  died 7 November  1906


Monday  11 November  1907
Births  - 021
IRVING  -  on 8 November  at ---  to wife of Dr William irving  -  a daughter
WATSON  -  on 7 November  at Halkett,  to Mr and Mrs Robert J.Watson -  a son.

Marriage  - 021
CLEEVE  -  BRAWLEY  - on 24 Oct. at  --Barr Hill ---  George Richard,  6th son of Thomas Cleeve -- to  Alice Maud,  --dau of late John Brawley, Marawiti
MAGSON  -  CROTHERS  -  on 30 Oct. at -- Rakaia,  Walker Foster,  4th son of Robert Magson  to  Elizabeth Jane,  dau of late James Crothers,  California.

Deaths  - 021
BERRY -  on 10 November at ----  Laura  --wife of Walter Berry,  Cust,  in her 51st year,  funeral Tuesday  ------
BROOKER  -  on 9 November,  William,  --hus of Amelia Jane, -- Lyttelton,  aged 26 years -----
HEMMINGS  -  on 10 November at ---  Alice Charlotte,  ---dau (twin)  of Blakeman H. and Edith C. hemmings,  aged 10 years 10mths.
NEEDHAM  -  on 11 November,  Samuel William,  --son of F.needham,  aged 9 years
NIXON  -  ---  Mary Ann,  ---- wife of Rev. John Nixon,  aged 53 years
O'GRADY  -  on 9 November  at  Dorothy Josephine,  --  dau  of John & Margaurita O'Grady,  aged 3 yrs 5mths.
RUDDENKLAU  -  on 9 November  at  Grassdale,  Cust,  Agnes,  relict of late John,  in her 71st year.
SHEPHEARD  -  on 9 November at --  Mary Jane,  wife of late Francis Bowden,  and dau of Mrs M. JAMIESON.
SNELLING  -  on 10 November  at  Joseph Moses-- hus of Ann  in his 33rd year ----  
SPOONER  -  on 9 November  at --  gerald Spooner,  in his 85th year,  4th son of late Ven.Archdeacon Spooner of Elmdon, Warwickshire

In Memoriam  - 021
BONE  -  Charlotte Bone  ---  died 10 November  1906 -----  inserted by ---   daughter
DAVEY  -  Elizabeth   died 6 November  1906  -  inserted by her ---  children
FINLAY  -  John ---  son of James & Jane Finlay of Bennetts  died 10 November  1906,  age 19 years  -  inserted by his parents
FINLAY  -  John ---son of James & Jane Finlay of Bennetts  died 10 November  1906,  age 19 years  -  inserted by his brothers & sisters

Funeral Notice  - 021
SHEPHEARD  -  -----  for the Linwood Cemetery.


Tuesday  12 November  1907
Birth  -  025
LAKE  -  on 10 November  at  ---    to wife of W. Lake,  of Ohoka  -  a son.

Deaths  -  025
HARDIE  -  on 11 November  at ---  Coalgate,  Alexander,  dearly beloved  husband of Margaret Hardie,  aged 52 years.
MORLEY-THOMSON  -  on 31 October at Sydney,  Mary (Minnie)  wife of J.V.Morley-Thomson,  dau. of late Edmund Prendergast
NEEDHAM  -  on 11 November  Samuel William,  eldest son of F. Needham,  aged 9 yeras.
REDMAN  -  on 10 November at --   Duvauchelle's Bay  John Redman,  aged 66 years ,  late of Southbridge,  funeral  Tuesday 12th
SMITH  -  on 11 November  at  ----  John Tippett Smith,  in his 71st year.


Friday 15 November  1907
Birth  -  043
VALE  -  on 12 November at ---  to wife of N.C.Vale,  Kaikoura -  a daughter

Deaths  -  043
BEARNE  -  on 2 October  at Plymouth, England, dearly beloved  mother of F.J.and W.E.Bearne,  of Christchurch
CALCUTT  -  on 15 November  at  ---  Charles Edward,  dearly beloved husband of Ellen Calcutt,  aged 40 years.

Funeral Notice  -  043
CALCUTT  -  Charles Edward  ---  on Sunday  16th  at 2-30pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.


Saturday  16 November  1907
Marriage  -  045
McLAUCHLAN - WRAIGHT - on 6 Nov. at -- John Connal (Rex)  son of late late Angus McLauchlan, Kaikoura,  to  Grace Maud,  dau. of William Wraight
PARKINSON -  MORRIS  -  on 19 Oct. at Wellington --  Alfred William, son of late Alfred Shepard Parkinson, Taranaki  to  Johanna, dau of Alexander Morris,                                             of Lyttelton.
WILSON  -  DOWNEY  -  on 6 November at ---  Daniel,  son of late Daniel Wilson ---  to  Jennie --dau of late Michael Downey  of Halswell.

Deaths  -  045
CALCUTT  -  on 15 November  at ----  Charles Edward --- hus of Ellen Calcutt,  aged 40 years.
TAYLOR  -  on 15 November,   Charles John,  son of M.A.Taylor,  New Brighton  ---  and late John Taylor  of Yaldhurst,  aged 49 years

In Memoriam  -  045
ANDREWS  -      John Richard --- accidently killed on 16 November at Lyttelton (late of 6th   or 8th  contingent)
LITTLE  - Trevor Murray Townley ----  infant son of Charles and Ethel Little,  born at Culverden  23 September,  died 16 November 1906
McLEAN  -  David McLean  died at Chertsey  16 November  190?  could be a 3 or a  6
WATKINS  -  ----  Wiliam Alfred  ---  son of William  & Aimee Watkins  --- accidently killed at Rapaki  16 November --------


Monday 18 November  1907
Death  -  047
QUACHEY  -  on 18 November  at the Sydenham Fire Brigade Station,  Daniel Quachey,  aged 85 years


Tuesday  19 November  1907
Funeral  -  048
CLOGGIE  -  Amy, will leave her late res.  Ensors's Road,  Woolston,   on Wednesday the 20th  at 2pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.


Friday 22 November  1907
Births  -  056
HODGSON  -  on 21 November  to wife of R.Hodgson,  Burnham,  -  a son. ------
JOHNS  -  on 14? November  at --- to wife of S.R.Johns -  a daughter
TODD  -  on 21 November  at    to wife of R.W. Todd  -  a son.
ROBERTS  -  on 21 November  at ----  to wife of A.H.Roberts  -  Kirwee,  -  a daughter.
WINDER  -  on 21 November  at  ---   to wife of John Winder  -  a daughter

Marriages  - 056
HAY  -  PERCASKIE  -  on 19 November  at  -----Charles J.Hay ----  to  Agnes Elizabeth,  6th dau. of Michael Percaskie,  Marshland.
WILLIAMS  -  BREEZE  - on 22 Oct.  at -- Charles Morgan, son of Charles Watkin Williams, of Woodbridge, England  to  Catherine Jane, dau of Thomas                                                 Breeze,  Ashburton.
WRIGHT  - WILLES  -  on 6 November  at  --- Kaponga,  Stanley, son of F.Wright, late Ashley, to Gladys Willes, dau of John Willes, of Kapuni, late Rangiora.

Deaths  - 056
AWORTH  -  on 20 Nov. at dau's.- Mrs A.A. Hollobon,  -- Jane,  widow of James  -- Rampton, Cambridge, and sister of Mrs M.A.Aldridge  in her 83rd year
HARRIS  -  on 20 November   at West Oxford,  Rosina Emmaline,  dearly bel. wife of James,  aged 37 years.


Saturday  23 November  1907
Births  -  057
BURT  -  on 9 November  at ---  to wife of J.F.Burt -  a daughter -----
KELLOW  -  on 22 November  at  ---- Wellington,  toMrs Ernest Kellow  -  a daughter.
MARRINER  -  at ---  to wife of Henry J. Marriner  of Sumner  -  a son.
TENNANT  -  on 19 November  at  ---  to wife of V. Tennant -  a daughter.
YOUNG -  on 21 November  at   -----  to Lily and James Young  -  a daughter .

Marriage  -  057
BARTLETT  -  PRESTNEY  -  on 28 October  at  ----    Robert,  3rd son of W. Bartlett,   to  Harriett (Pops)   3rd  dau. of late Samuel Prestney, Fernside,

Diamond Wedding  - 057
BISHOP  -  TARMER  -  on 22 November  1847  at St. Giles Church,  Camberwell,  by ----  James Bishop  to Rebecca Tarmer,  both of Peckham, Surrey -----

Deaths  -  057
CREAMER  -  on 22 November  at Kaiapoi,  Mary Ann,  dearly bel. wife of Robert Creamer,  aged 66 years  -------
FORD  -  on 21 November  at  Lower Riccarton,    Arnold,  5th son of John Tucker  and Eliza  Ford.  
HENRY  -  on 23 November at Christchurch Hospital,  bel hus. of Agnes Annie Henry,  aged 45 years.
NORRIE  -  on 21 November  at  Timaru,  William Norrie,  son of John Norrie, of Kaiapoi,  aged 48 years.
WILLIAMS  -  on 22 November  at  res. of ---  Dunedin,  Harold Rice Williams,  youngest son of Rev.  Henry Williams, sen.  aged 26.
YOUNG  -  on  22 November  at  Beckenham,  Esmay George,  infant daughter of  Lily & James Young.

In Memoriam  - 057
GAPES  -  dear mother Alice Gapes,  passed away  23 November  1902 -----
LITTLE  -  Ethel Maude -- bel. wife of Charles T.W.Little,  of Culverden,  died 23 November  1906,   aged 31 years. ------


Tuesday  26 November  1907
Marriages  -  061
HOOD  -  SMITH  -  on 5 November  at ----  Frank,  son of late Thomas Hood,  Rakaia,  to Lilian,  eld. dau. of Wm. Smith,  Lincoln.
KARST  -  GORDON  -  on 31 October  at res ---  David,  eld. son of late Ambrose Karst,  Akaroa,  to  Edith Emily  -- dau of late William Henry Gorton.

Deaths  - 061
GUPWELL -  on  20 November  at   Woodville,   Ann Gupwell,  late of Prebbleton,  aged 67 years.
McTAINSH  -  on 25 November  at Templeton,  Peter,  --- infant son of Evelyn  and Peter McTainsh ----
MINTROM  -  George William,  2nd son of George William  &  Susan Robert Mintrom  and brother of Mrs J.Whiting,  aged 24 ---------
WESTBROOKE  -  on 18 November  at  The Manse,  Methven,  Ethel,  -----  dau. of Rev. B.J. and Mary Westbrooke  in her 20th year.  -----

In Memoriam  - 061
HOLLOW  -  William --  bel. hus. of Janet Holow  died 26 November  1904. -------


Thursday 28 November  1907
Birth  - 070
KERSLAKE  -  at ---  on 22 November  --  to wife of H.A.kerslake,  twins  (premature, 1 stillborn)

Marriages  - 070
MACKAY - WEST -on 20 Nov.  at --  Wanganui, Joseph Mackay, --- 5th son of Joseph Mackay  ---to Edith, dau of late John & Bessie West, Christchurch.

Golden Wedding  - 070
McCLURE  -  HAYES  -  on 27 Nov.  1857 at Killinchie, Ireland, James, son of late David and Eliza McClure  to  Eliza, dau of late Thomas & Mary Hayes,                                      Counry Down, Ireland.

Death  - 070
McGREGOR  -  on 27 November  at -- Catherine,  bel wifr of D. W. McGregor,  and 5th dau. of Samuel SPARKS,  Halswell,  age 30


Friday  29 November  1907
Marriages  -  072
OLDFIELD - PROUSE - on 27 Nov. at ---Robert Henry Lawrence Oldfield,  of Poverty Bay,   to Olive Margaret,  dau of J.T.Rouse,  Lyttelton.
                                                        ( Prouse & Rouse as in paper)
THOMPSON -AITCHISON -on 20 November at ---  Albert, son of George Thompson, Lyndhurst,  to Agnes Florence May, dau. of James & Annie Florence

Deaths  - 072
FIELD  -  at Heathcote Valley  on the 27th  Strickland Stonestreet Field,  in his 75th year.
NAPIER  -  at Christchurch,  George,  late of Wairiri Valley  aged 82 years.
NOBLE  -  --- Christchurch,   on 28th November,  Eleanor,  bel, wife of Thomas Noble,  late of Rangiora,  aged 58 years. -----
O'BRIEN  -  on 28 November  at --  Bridget,  wife of Edward O'Brien,  Dunedin,  aged 50 years.
THOMPSON  -   on 29 November at Freefield,  Cust,  William Thompson,  aged 73 years.

In Memoriam  -  072
RAMSEY  -  Cecelia,  who died at Rangiora,  29 November  1902  aged 22 years ------

Funeral Notice  -  072
THOMPSON  -  William --  on Sunday  at 2-30pm  for the Cust & West Eyreton Cemetery.


Saturday  30 November  1907
Births -  074
COMERFORD  -  30 November  at -- to wife of C.A.Comerford -  a son.
KEARNEY  -  on 29 November  at ---  Rangiora  to wife of M.W.Kearney  of Fernside  -  a daughter.
WEEKES  -  on 28? 29th  at ----  Mrs L.Weekes,  Amberley  -  a son.

Marriages  -  074
HENDREN  -  NEWMAN  -  on 31 October  at ----  John,  son of late Patrick Hendren,  Opawa  to  Priscilla -- dau. of James Newman of Linwood.
LOOSE  -  STANLEY  -  on 3 October  at  ----  Albert Edward Loose  to  Ellen Hilda Louisa, 2nd dau. of J.E.Stanley -------
PIPER -  LONG  -  on 12 September by -----Thomas Harmer,  2nd son of Thomas Piper ---  to  Annie,  dau. of Daniel Long  of -----  West Oxford.
RENNELL - ROBINSON  - on 27 Nov.  --- James Patrick,   son of late J.P.Rennell to Kura Lee dau. of late E.T.Robinson,  Inspector of Schools, Greymouth.

Death  -  074
ARCHBOLD  -  at --- on 30 November  Samuel George,  son of Frederick William & Emily Archbold,  aged 8mths.

In Memoriam  -  074
HUNTER  -  Susan ----  wife of W. Hunter  died 23 November  1903. -----   loving daughter Nellie.
GRUBB  -  Betsy McDonald Grubb  --- died 2 December  1905  ------  husband  and family in Lyttelton,  daughter in Liverpool.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
12 December  2008

Home page:    http://homepages.ihug.co.nz/~ashleigh

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast
http://bdmhistoricalrecords.identityservices.govt.nz/home/
http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/Cemeteries/
http://archway.archives.govt.nz/
http://www.oldnewsbios.co.nz/search.php
http://muse.aucklandmuseum.com/databases/general/basicsearch.aspx?dataset=Cenotaph