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Thursday 1 July 1909
Marriage  -  001
LINN -  BETTS - on 22 June at --- Ponsonby, Auckland,  Richard Frederick linn  to  Lucy Amelia Betts,  both of Christchurch.

Deaths  -  001
LEWIS -  on 24 June at Coolgardie, West Australia, William Henry, 3rd son of Mr & Mrs Chas. Lewis of Shepparton, Victoria (late Sussex) in his 38th year.
VOICE -  on 30 June at Templeton,  Joseph, bel. hus. of Elizabeth Sophia Voice,  aged 68.

Funeral Notice  -  001
VOICE - Joseph,  leave his res. Templeton on Friday 2nd  at 2-30pm  for the Templeton Churchyard.


Friday 2 July 1909
Deaths  -  004
BOWIS -  Eliza,  on 1 July at Christchurch Hosp.  aged 47.
DAWKINS -  on 1 July at Christchurch,  Charlie, only bel. son of Hector & Mary Dawkins, of Harewood rd,  aged 9 years.
LISLE -  John William,  on 1 July   aged 46  after a long illness.
SULLIVAN  -  Charles,  on 1 July at Greymouth Hosp.  eld. son of John & Mary Sullivan,  Alexandra st, Richmond,  aged 27 years.

In Memoriam  -  004
McDONALD - Ernest John, accidentally killed 2 July 1908 at monganui-o-te-ao Bridge, Auckland.
        - inserted by his loving wife  & children and mother-in-law  Mrs Warren.  Dunedin papers please copy


Saturday 3 July 1909
Births  -  010
HENDY -  at St Albans,  Christchurch,  to wife of B.Hendy -  a daughter
WALKER -  on 14 April at Westport  to Mrs and Mrs W.H.Walker, of Karamea  -  a son.

Marriages  -  010
BLACKMORE - MURRAY -  on 15 June at --  Ivan William, 4th son of late J.J. Blackmore, Greymouth  to Beatrice Olive, 3rd dau. of F.S.H.Murray, Chch.
LEWIS - DENSON - on 2 April at --Alfred, 4th son of Thomas Lewis, Chch  to  Adelaide Beattie, eld. dau of A.and A.Denson, of Linwood, Cambridgeshire.
VINSEN -  DUNBAR - on 26 June at -- Joseph Sylvanis, 2nd son of RobertVinson, Wellington,  to  Maisie (Mabel) eld. dau of Mrs E.J.Dunbar, Napier.

Deaths  -  010
CAMPBELL -  on 2 July at res. of Mrs Jones, --Linwood,  relict of James Campbell, Avonside,  aged 83. ---
LISLE  -  on 1 July,  John William Lisle,  aged 46  -----


Monday 5 July 1909
Birth  -  011
FLEWELLEN -   on 1 July at 98 Edgeware rd,  to wife of W.C.Flewellen -  a son.

Marriages  -  011
FAUDEMER - SCHOLLAR - on 17 May at -Francis Eugene Faudemer, of Jersey  to Lily Beatrice,  4th dau of W.J.Scholler, Lyttelton. Gloucestershire papers
KENT - FRY -  on 10 June at St Mary's Merivale,   Albert Ernest Kent  to  Maud Mary Fry,  both of Christchurch.
MORLANDMcGETTRICK - on 5 May at ---  Arthur, son of W.Morland,  Rakaia  to Annie, eld. dau of P.McGetterick,  Spreydon.

Golden Weddings  -  011
BURGESS -  on 3 July 1909  Mr Joseph & Mrs Burgess celebrated their Golden wedding,  marriedSherborne, Dorset in 1859  came to NZ 1863 --
MALCOLM - HEMPSEED - on 5 July 1859  Andrew Malcolm  to Janet (Jessie) Hempseed, Torryburn, Scotland, now Fisher st,  Beckenham.

Deaths  -  011
ALEXANDER -  on 3 July at Rangiora,  Mary Ann,  relict of Alexander Alexander,  aged 76
BLYTHE -  of Marsh's rd, Prebbleton,  louisa, bel. wife of H.R.Blythe and dau. of A.H.Brightmore ---   aged 35 ----
CLARK -  on 4 July at London st,  Lyttelton,  Captain J.W.Clark,  in his 75th year.
WHITEMAN -  Major William Leighton Whiteman, accidentally killed 22 May at Johannesburg, brother of Captain John Whiteman, Middlesex, and                                                 J.C.Whiteman, Opawa.

In Memoriam  - 011
BONE -  dear father George J.Bone,  died at Shirley  5 July 1906.  -   inserted by his loving daughters.
GROVES - Mary Ann,  who died 5 July 1908  ------
SAWTELL -  Edith Mary, bel. dau of F.W. and E. Sawtell, died 5 July 1907  -  inserted by her loving parents.


Tuesday 6 July 1909 
Births  -  019
BOWERS -  on 5 July at Mrs L.J.King's Nursing Home 151 Sailisbury st  to wife of Mr Isaac Bowers,  Islington  -  a daughter.
SARGENT - on 5 July at Mrs L.J.King's Nursing Home 151 Sailisbury st  to Mr and Mrs Fred Sergent,  Omihi Valley -  a daughter.
WEIR -  on 2 July at Milton st, Spreydon,  to wife of J.S.Weir - a son.

Marriages  -  019
BALDWIN - ROBINSON - on 12 June at --  Joseph, son of late Joseph Bladwin  to Elizabeth (Lizzie)  eld. dau of W.Robinson,  Okain's Bay.
WILHELM  - HARTSHORN - on 29 June at --Frederick Richard, son of Henry Wilhelm, Ballan, Victoria to Harriet Katherine, only dau lateThomas                                             Hartshorn,  of Coven, Staffordshire.

Deaths  -  019
ALEXANDER -  on 3 July at --- Rangiora,  Mary Ann,  relict of Alexander Alexander,  aged 76
ARROWSMITH  -  on 5 July at Curraghmore, Avonside,  Esther, bel. wife of T.A. Arrowsmith --
BANNISTER  -  on 5 July  at res. of his son-in-law,  Mr W.Simpson, --- Kaiapoi,  James,  aged 89,  late of Galashields, Scotland.
CUNNINGHAME -  Willie, only son of William Justin and Alice Maud,  aged 15.
EMPSON -  on 5 July at 163 Montreal st.  Cecil Edwin,  infant son of E.C.  and F.E. Empson.  aged 8mths.
ERSKINE -  on 5 July at "Roxburch"  Wilson's rd,  Sarah,  wife of late Robert Erskine,  aged 85.

In Memoriam  -  019
GALBRAITH  -  William,  died 6 July 1908  -  inserted by his loving wife and family.


Thursday 8  July 1909
Birth  -  025
OLIVER -  on 5 July at Queen st, Westport,  to wife of R.S.Oliver  -  a son.

Silver Wedding  -  025
STRAHAN - PRICE - on 8 July 1884 at --- Melbourne --- Thomas Hales, 3rd son of George Rowley Strahan, bookbinder,  Church Entry St Paul's  London  to                         Eliza  Caroline, 2nd dau of late William Henry Price, brassfounder,   Christchurch.

Deaths  -  025
FELLINGHAM  -  on 7th at res of his son ----   Heathcote,  Robert Fellingham,  aged 72.  ----
FLANAGAN  -  on 7 July at Doyleston,  Mary May, eld. dau of Dan Flanagan,  aged 18 years
HALLEY -  on 6 July at Island Bay, Wellington,  Russell Halley, bel. hus. of Bessie Halley, late of Sydenham.
HAY -  on 28 June at Gothenburg, Sweden,  Thomas Orr Hay,  late of Annandale, Pigeon Bay,  in his 67th year.
McGRATH -  on 7 July at Hassall;s Ford,  Kaiapoi,  Charles McGrath,  aged 71.
MAUGER -  on 7 July  at Christchurch Hosp.  george John, 2nd son of late P.J.Mauger,  of Woolston.  aged 32. ----


Friday 9 July 1909
Birth  -  028
GREGG -  on 6 July at "The Elms"  King st,  Rangiora  to wife of R.Gregg  - a daughter.
McKAY - on 6 July at Christchurch  to wife of D.McKay,  Duvauchelles  -  a son.

Deaths  -  028
HORLER -  on 7 July at Upper Riccarton  --- John, bel. hus. of Elizabeth Horler,  in his 68th year.
OATES  -  on 18 May at Truro, Cornwall,  Catherine, bel wife of T.J.Oates, late-- South Canterbury, mother of Mrs T.J.Kerr, Sydenham, and H.T.Oates.                             Willowbridge

In Memoriam  -  028
CORDERY -  William,  dearly loved hus. of Edith Alice,  died 9 July 1907 ----
WEIR -  Thomas,  Imperial pensioner  died 9 July 1908,  aged 84.  -  inserted by loving wife and adopted son.


Tuesday 13 July 1909
Deaths  -   039
HEDDELL  on 12 July at Opawa rd,  Peter Heddell,  bel. hus. of Janet Heddell late H.M.Customs,  aged 77 years.
WILLIAMS -  on 11 July at Stanmore rd, Richmond,  Arthur George Williams,  aged 55 years.


Friday 16 July 1909
Births  -  046
ALLISON -  on 14 July at "Tirohanga"  Cashmere Hills,  to Mr and Mrs Alfred Allison - a son.
POW  -  on 9 July at mrs King's Nursing Home,  151 Salisbury st,  to wife of G.J.Pow, "Ferniehurst"   -  a son.

Death  -  046
GRIFFITHS  -  on 18 July at Heathcote Valley,  Frances Anne, dearly bel. wife of William Griffiths, dau of Michael McGrath, of Melbourne,  aged 23 ----


Saturday 17 July 1909
Marriage  -  048
MONTGOMERY -PITCEATHLY -  2 June at Rossburn, Rangiora --  John Montgomery --  to  Jessie Dunn, dau of Alex Pitceathly, Esq. Glasgow, Scotland.

Death  - 048
CLARK - on 17 July at his res. Gardiner's rd, Papanui,  William Clark,  aged 72.

In Memoriam  -  048
COULTER -  William Henry,  died 17 July 1900   -  inserted by his loving wife and family.

Funeral Notice  -  048
CLARK -  William,  leave his res. Papanui for  Harewood rd, Cemetery, on Monday at 2pm. ----


Monday 19 July 1909
Marriage  -  049
DELME   -  MURRAY-WILSON - at -- England, Winifred, dau of late Arthur Wilson -----  niece of Dr Devereux Davenport, of Christchurch  to William                         Delme Murray,  grandson of Lord Murray, son of Duke of Athol

Deaths  -  049
BULMER -  on 16 July at res of son-in-law George Porteous, -- Lyttelton  Rose Ann,  bel. wife of Benjamin Bulmer, late of Hinds, in her 72nd year.
CLARK -  on 17 July at his res.  Gardiner's rd, Papanui,  William Clark,  aged 72.
GRIMES -  on 18 July at her son's res. 26 Wilmer st,  Annie,  widow of H.Grimes,  aged 64.
JAMES - on 18 July at Dudley rd, Lyttelton, Pearly, dearly bel. dau. of Thomas Richard James,  aged 6 years and 5mths.
LILLEY -  on 17 July,  at Strathmore, Sefton,  Herbert Tannabill (Bert)  dearly bel. 2nd son of George & Marion Lilley, aged 24. -----
MILLS -  on 18 July, at 10 Stanmore rd,  Anorah,  dearly loved wife of Stephen Mills.
PARSONS -  on 19 July at Christchurch Hosp.  Daisy,  dearly bel. child of Vida & Harry Parsons,  aged 6 years.
SULLIVAN -  on 18 July Mary Anne,  dearly bel. wife of Richard Sullivan,  49 essex st, Linwood,  and dau of Mrs Gilboy  --
SMITH -  on 18 July at 11 Gresford st,  St Albans,  Ann Smith,  dearly bel. mother of Mrs J.W. Velvin,  aged 83.


Tuesday 20 July 1909
Births  -  054
BRUERE  -  on 16 July at Ivory st, Rangiora,  to wife of Graham Bruere -  a daughter
CONROY -  on 17 July,  at 47 Brougham st,  to wife of William Conroy -  a son.
CHAMBERLAIN -  on 15 July at Mrs L.J.King's nursing home.  ---   to wife of J.W.Chamberlain, Bethenay, Ellesmere  -  a daughter.

Deaths  -  054
EVANS -  on 19 July at Fernside,  Harriett, relict of Richard Evans in her 79th year.
DEAL -  on 18 July at Nunburnholme, Balcairn,  Major Noel, infant son of Geo. W. and Clara Amelia Deal,  aged 6mths.
JAMES -  on 18 July at Dudley rd, Lyttelton, Pearly, dearly bel. dau. of Thomas Richard James,  aged 6 years and 5mths.
McILROY - on 19 July at Christchurch Hospital,  Teresa Mary,  bel. wife of James Doyle McIlroy and elder dau. of Mrs Margaret Cahill, -- aged 32.
O'RIELLY -  on 19 July at her res.  383 Moorhouse ave,  margaret,  bel. wife of John O'Rielly,  aged 52  late of Sockburn and Chertsey.
STEVENSON -  Harold Melville,  eld. son of John Stevenson,  aged 21.

In Memoriam  -  054
NEWMAN -  Henrietta,  bel. dau.   died.  20 July 1908  - inserted by her loving mother.


Friday 23 July 1909
Birth  -  061
TAYLOR -  on 21 July at Ellesmere,  to wife of A.Taylor  -  a son.

Deaths  -  061
BISHOP -  at res. of his nephew, Sawyer's Arms rd,  Robert Bishop,  late hawthorne rd,  aged 82.
McNAUGHT -  on 22 July at Amberley,  Thomas McNaught,  in his 69th year.
GARRY -  on 22 July at his res.  256 Tuam st,  George, bel. hus. of Alice Garry,  in his 50th year.

In Memoriam  -  061
CRAW  -  James,  died 23 July 1908  -   inserted by his loving wife and family  ----  ( long verse) .


Saturday 24 July 1909
Birth  - 063
COBHAM -  on 22 July at Christchruch  to wife of W.S.Cobham  - a daughter

Death  -  063
BROWN - on 23 July at his res. wakanui,  John,  bel. hus. of Eliza brown,  aged 57 years.

Bereavements -  063
MADDREN -  Mrs J.Maddren and family ---   sincere thanks to all kind friends for letters and telegrams of sympathy  ----

Funeral Notice  -  063
BROWN -  John,  will leave his late res. Wakanui  on 26 July at 2pm for the Ashburton Cemetery.


Tuesday 27 July 1909
Births  -  068
WILSON -  at Hororata, on 25 July to wife of John Wilson  -  a daughter
SHAW-VALENTINE -  on 25 July to Mr and Mrs Shaw-Valentine (Valentine's entertainers)  - a daughter ---

Deaths  -  068
ALLAN -  on 25 July at Queen's Jubilee Memorial Home,  Woolston,  Joseph Allan,  aged 70.
MENNEER  -  on 25 July at Vague's rd,  Papanui,  Selina,  dearly bel. wife of Alfred Menneer,  aged 29 years
PACKER -  on 26 July at Cust,  Lytttelton Packer,  aged 53.
SMITH  -  on 24 July at 75 Selwyn st,  Addington,  Elizabeth Stavers,  bel. wife of William Livingstone Smith,  aged 70 years
TREHERN -  at London st,  Lyttelton,  on 26 July,  Elizabeth Ann,  bel. wife of Walter Trehern and mother of John & William Crocker,  in her 69th year.
WILLIAMSON  -  at Christchurch Hosp.  on 25 July,  Sarah,  bel. dau. of Mrs Henry Williamson  (nee Bennett)  aged 8 years.

In Memoriam  -  068
BUTLER  -  mother  who passed away  27 July 1904  -----      peom ----
JOHNSON - Robert,  died 27 July 1907  -  inserted by his loving wife and son.
KILLICK -  James Arthur (Jim)  who died 27 July 1908 - inserted by his loving father, mother and sister.
PENTENEY - mother,  who died 27 July 1901  -----   peom ---

Funeral Notice -  068
PACKER -  Lyttelton,  leave Addington railway station on arrival of the 2-30pm train on Wednesday 28 July for the Sydenham Cemetery.


Saturday 31 July 1909
Funeral Notice  -  077
HAMPTON -   wife   of Mr  John Hampton,    Wordsworth st, Sydenham,  on Monday 2nd  at 2pm  for the Linwood Cemetery.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
15 March 2010

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