The Christchurch  Press   -   February 1915

Births, Marriages,  Deaths,   In Memoriam
,   Funeral Notices,

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Monday 1 March 1915
Births - 001
DAY -  to Mr & Mrs A.D.Day, Papanui -  a son.
JONES - on 27 Feb. at -- Lyttelton, to wife of Sergt. A.Jones  Field Artillery NZEF -  a son.
MILES - on 26 Feb. at -- Rangiora  to Mr & Mrs J.H.Miles - a daughter.

Deaths - 001
CURTIS - John,  on 27 Feb. at -- hus. of Caroline, age 77.
HAUGHEY - Henry, on 26 Feb. at -- son of Mr J.Haughey, age 60.
LAWRENCE - Stephen,  on 28 Feb. at  his dau. Mrs A.W.Badham,  -- age 89
McNEIL - John,  on 28 Feb. at --  son of William & Margaret, 
PETERS - Christina Maria, on 28 Feb. at --  age 64.

In Memoriam -  001
BARRETT - John E.  on 1 March 1912.
DAVIES - William,  of Yaldhurst,   on 1 March 1909 
WILSON -  Edward,  hus. of Ruth,  on 1 March 1912.

Funeral Notices -  004
CURTIS - John -- on Tuesday -- for the Linwood Cemetery --
JONES - Sydney Arthur,  -- this day  for the Sydenham Cemetery --
LAWRENCE - Stephen,  -- tomorrow  for the Sydenham Cemetery --
PETERS - Christina Maria,  tomorrow --  for the Linwood Cemetery --


Tuesday 2 March 1915

Birth -  007
HAROLD - on 13 Feb. at -- to Mr & Mrs E.T.Harold - a son.

Deaths - 007
GOODMAN - George, on 2 March  at --  hus. of Emily  -- age 70.

Funeral Notices -   012
ANDERSON - Myrtle Irene,  --  this day for the Woolston Cemetery -- 


Wednesday 3 March 1915

Births -  015
BELL - on 1 March at --  Dunedin,  to wife of Robert, of Ashburton - a daughter.
CHAPMAN - on 1 March in London,  to wife of late E.W.Chapman, Lieut. 3nd Dragoon Guards - a daughter.
MORTEN - on 1 March at --  to wife of Richard, Ahuriri - a daughter.
MILLAR - on 16 Feb. at --  t0 wife of W.H.Millar , Barrhill - a son.
WILLIAMS - on 27 Feb. at -- to wife of T.H.Williams -  a son.

Marriage -  015
STRATTON - REESE - on 18 Nov. at -- Woodgrove,  James Francis, son of late James Stratton  to 
                        Ruby Bertha, dau. of Alfred Reese.

Deaths -  015
DUNFORD - Charles, on 1 March at --  hus. of Mary Jane,  age 75.
EVANS -  Jane, on 2 March at --  wife of late John Evans,  age 78
TURTON - Frances,  on 21 Feb. at  res. of her dau. Awahuri -- wife of late William, Ashburton, age 81.

In Memoriam - 015
WOODSFORD - Frederick,  d. March 1912.


Thursday 4 March 1915
Births - 019
ALLAN - on 26 Feb. at --   to Mr & Mrs W.J.Allan,  Ruapuna - a son.
ELLENBERGER - on 3 March at --  to Mr & Mrs C.C. Ellenberger, of Flaxton -  a son.

Marriage - 019
KININMOUTH - HETHERINGTON - on 2 March at -- George, son of A.R. Kininmouth  to Mary Hetherington,
                         late Cumberland, England.


Friday 5 March 1915
Births -  026
MacDONALD - on 3 March at -- to wife of George John Macdonald -   a daughter.
RUTHERFORD - on 26 Feb. at Waimate,  to wife of E.S.Rutherford -- a daughter.

Marriage - 026
SCOTT - COBURN - on 2 March at -- Leonard Scott to Veronica Frances Coburn --

Death - 026
MacDONALD -  Janet,  on 3 March  at --  wife of George John MacDonald, age 37.

Funeral Notices - 028
MacDONALD - Janet,  on Saturday at 2pm for the Linwood Cemetery --


Saturday 6 March 1915
Births - 032
SLADEN -  -- to Mr & Mrs Irvine Sladen -  a son.

Marriages -  032
BARRY - WATERS - on 18 Feb. at --  Edward, son of Mr & Mrs T.Barry  to Maude,  dau. of Mr & Mrs W.D.Waters --
BLAY - CLARK - on 11 Feb. at -- Flaxton,  Frank James, son of late Joseph Blay,  Brixton, London  to Ruth Maud May, dau. of late H. J.Clark.
BECK - MUNRO - on 10 Feb. at --  Henry John Beck to Doris Catherine Tasma, dau. of Mrs & late D.H. Monro --
McDONALD - SCOTT - on 16 Feb. at -- Kaiapoi,  -- Ronald, son of late Thomas Macdonald, Waikuku  to Mabel Annie, dau. of G.L.R    Scott, Palmerston North.
TOOMER - DILLON - on 11 Feb. at --  Albert F.Toomer  to Gertrude L.Dillon.

Silver Wedding - 032
WITHERS - OGDEN - on 6 March 1890 at --  Rangiora,  James Theodore Withers  to Alice Ogden.

Deaths - 032
BRABNER - Hugh,  on 5 March at  462 River rd,  late Worcester & Edinburgh, age 80.
BROWN - Lottie,  on 5 March at --  dau. of Mrs M.A. Brown,  age 37.
CRAWCOUR - Annie (nee LEE)  at Perth, WA.  dau. of late Col. Morris henry Lee and sister of Mrs I.A.Bernstein.
MacDONALD - on 5 March at --  inf. dau. of George &  late Mrs Macdonald.
PIGGOT - James, on 25 Feb. at Taihape, hus. of Ethel, son of late Capt. James & Catherine ----
SINCLAIR-THOMSON - Kenneth,  on 3 March, killed in action,  Persian Gulf,  son of John, Geraldine.

Funeral Notices -  035
BRABNER - Hugh,   ---  this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery --
MACDONALD - Janet, -- this day --  Loyal Phillipstown Lodge, --- 


Monday 8 March 1915
Births -  043
ALLISON - on 5 March at --  to wife of E.V.K.Allison,  --- Hawke's Bay - a son.
GILBY - on 7 March at -- to wife of Horace Gilby - a son.
SAUNDERCOCK - on 5 March at Waikari store  to wife of H. Saundercock - a son.

Marriage - 043
DOWELL - HENDERSON - on 17 Feb. at -- Andrew Thomas, son of late Capt. John Dowell, Sandness, Shetland Is.  to
                    Eliza Jean, dau. of Mr & Mrs Gideon Henderson, -- Purau.

Deaths -  043
PHILLIPS - Emily Elizabeth,  on 6 March at  --  wife of Robert Vyse Phillips and dau. of late John Carl
WHITE - Selina,  on 5 March at --  Kimberley,  wife of late Charles White, Courtenay -----

Funeral Notices -   045
PHILLIPS - Emily Elizabeth,  --- this day -- for the Papanui Churchyard.
SHEWARD - Caroline,   wife of Joseph,  on Tuesday  for the Linwood Cemetery, 

Auckland -  046
HOLLAND -  Mrs A.G.  died  -- wife of Judge Holland of the Native Land Court.

Rhodes Scholar Honoured -  047
RICHARDS - Mr H.S.  presentation to the Canterbury Rhodes scholar --  long column ----

Death in Sydney -   048
STUART - William,  son of the late Dr Stuart, 1st minister of Knox Church  Dunedin.

Death - 049
TAPLIN -  Fred,  d. in Queensland brother Mr C.N. of Palmerston  and son of late Mr S. Taplin, of Wanganui  and Palmerston
                    -- one of 5 brothers went to South African war ---


Tuesday 9 March 1915
Births - 050
BROWN - on 5 March at --  to wife of P.Brown - a son.
STEVENS - on 8 March to Mr & Mrs Sidney H. Stevens -  a son.
WROTH - on 6 March  at --  to wife of C.E.Wroth -  a son.

Marriages -  050
MONTGOMERY - SMALL - on 4 March at ---  Leslie Norman, son of Mr & Mrs G.A.Montgomery
                     to Hilda Ruth, dau. of Mr & Mrs G.M. Small --
WIDDOWSON - SMYTH - on 8 Feb. at --  Hugh Lawrence, son of H.Y. Widdowson  to Elizabeth Agnes,
                    dau. of late Wilson McNeil Smyth, Condobolin, NSW.

Deaths - 050
BREIGH - William James,  on 8 March at --  age 48.
HULLEN - Johann Martin,  on 15 Feb. at --  hus. of Lena,  age 64.
MALFROY - Jules Cezar,  on 6 March at Timaru,  of Hokitika --age 79.
MORIARTY - Cherry,  on 8 March at --  wife of late Patrick, age 83 --
McBEATH - John,  on 7 March,  at Timaru,  age 78.

In Memoriam - 050
NOBLE - Joseph,  d. 9 March 1914 -----

Funeral Notices -  052
MORIARTY - Mrs Cherry,   --  on Wed,  for the Linwood Cemetery ---


Wednesday 10 March 1915
Birth - 057
CAMBRIDGE - on 28 Feb. at -- Auckland  to Mr & Mrs Allan Cambridge - a son.

Marriages -  057
ALLENDER - HOOPER - on 4 Nov. at --  William Warnock, son of late John Allender, Wellington to Lily Frances,
                    dau. of Thomas Hooper, Christchurch.

Deaths - 057
CLARKE - Hannah,  on 9 March at --  wife of late Charles,  age 90 ---
CRAWFORD - Elizabeth Swanson, on 7 March at Methven,  wife of late John,  of Carlisle, Scotland, age 63.
MACKAY - Robert Murray,  on 8 March at --  age 67 --
McBEATH - John, on 7 March at Timaru,  age 77 --
SMITH - Elizabeth Sarah,  on 9 March at -- Kaiapoi,  age 85.

In Memoriam - 057
STEWART - Norman J.  d. Dunedin 10 March 1914 --

Funeral Notices - 059
FERGUSON - Helen Seaton Dickson,  -- this day at 11am  for the Addington Cemetery --
CLARKE - Hannah,  on Thursday  -- for the Papanui Churchyard ---


Thursday 11 March 1915
Births - 067
ARDLEY - on 2 March at -- to wife of G.S.Ardley - a daughter
BUTLER - on 10 March at ---  to wife of G.R.Butler -  a daughter
NEWTON - on 27 Feb. at -- Hokianga  to wife of H.C.Newton - a son  (formerly Little Akaloa)

Marriages - 067
BEATTIE - JOHNSTONE - on 1 January at --  Donald Douglas,  son of James Beattie  to Annie Deuchar, dau. of Ambrose Johnstone --
WILLS - JAMIESON - on 2 March at --  Wilfred John,  son of Mrs F.A.Wills  to Joy Irene Scott, dau. of Mr & Mrs H.C.Jamieson.

Deaths - 067
JOHNSON - Minnie Alice,  on 10 March at --  wife of Rev. harry Johnson, age 44.

Funeral Notices -  070
JOHNSON - Minnie Alice,  wife of Rev. H. --  171 River rd,  on Friday at 3pm for the Linwood Cemetery --
SMITH - Elizabeth Sarah,  -- tomorrow --   for Church of England Cemetery, Kaiapoi.


Friday 12 March 1915

Births - 072
CROY - on 6 March at --  to Mr & Mrs R.W.Croy -  a son.
COLLINS - on 11 March  to Mr & Mrs F.Collins ---  a daughter.
HOLMES - on 9 March at -- Rakaia  to Mr & Mrs S.G. Holmes - a daughter.

Deaths - 072
HILL - Anthony -  at --  Woodend, age 88 --
MILLS - Hannah,  on 10 March at -- wife of late Joseph Mills, age 79. 

Funeral Notices -  074
HILL - Anthony,  on Saturday --  Methodist Cemetery, Woodend ---
MILLS - Hannah,  on Saturday --  for the Linwood Cemetery ---


Saturday 13 March 1915
Births - 078
GALLAGHER - on 10 March at -- Prebbleton  to wife of W.J. Gallagher - a son.
HILLARY - on 5 March at --  to Mr & Mrs Nayler Hillary - a daughter.

Marriages - 078
BENNETT - ARDLEY - on 4 Feb. at --  Archibald Gilmour, son of late W.W.  & S.A.Bennett  to Hilda Janet,  dau. of Mr & Mrs G. Ardley --
FRIEDMAN - CAMPBELL - on 3 March at -- Henry Wybert, son of Mrs E.A. Friedman  to May Isabel, dau. of Duncan Campbell, Oamaru.
HORN - GIBSON - on 1 Jan. at --  Archie William, son of J.E.Horn, Portsmouth  to Lelia Florence, dau. of T.L.Gibson.
TUCK - BELL - on 9 Feb. at --  William, son of late Henry Tuck  to   Florence , dau. of Arthur Joslin Bell --
WHITE - HAMILTON - on 14 Jan. at -- Taranaki,  Franklin John, son of late W.White  to Gertrude Elizabeth, dau. of R.B.Hamilton --
WILSON - FALKINDER - on 9 March at -- Andrew Charles Wilson to Lucy Ellen, dau. of Mrs and late J.Falkinder ---

Deaths - 078
SMITH - Isabel,  at West Eyreton,  wife of John,  age 63.
SLATTERY - James, on 11 March at --  hus. of Mary, age 58.

In Memoriam -  078
PEACH - Manoah,  d. 13 March 1913  ---
TAYLOR - Ambrose Lloyd  d. 13 March 1913 --- 

Funeral Notices - 082
HILL - Anthony -- on Saturday  --  Methodist Cemetery, Woodend ---
MILLS -  Hannah,  on Saturday --  for the Linwood Cemetery ---
SLATTERY -  James,  on Sunday --  Darfield Cemetery --
SMITH - Isabel,  on Monday at 2pm  ----


Monday 15 March 1915
Births - 084
LONG - on 3 March at Gisborne  to Mr & Mrs W.O.Long -  a daughter.
O'MALLEY - on 14 March at -- to wife of Fred J. O'Malley -- Waiau -  a son.

Deaths - 084
MILLER - Hannah,  on 12 March at ---  age 72.
MILLS  - Joseph,  late Annat,  age 67 --
WOODHAM - Avice,  on 13 March at   dau. of Mrs Selina Durham,  mother of W.E.Woodham,

In Memoriam -  084
MATTHEWS - Capt. James,  died Lyttelton 15 March 1914 -- 
McGRATH - James,  died at Islington  on 15 March 1914. ----

Funeral Notices - 087
MILLER - Hannah,  -- this day -- for the Linwood Cemetery--
WOODHAM - Avice Selina, --  tomorrow --  for the Linwood Cemetery--


Tuesday 16 March 1915
Births -  092
DUNLOP - on 11 March at --  to wife of W.H.Dunlop - a daughter.
MURPHY - on 14 March at --  to wife of John Murphy, Prebbleton -  a daughter.

Marriage -  092
MULGAN - McINTYRE - on 1 March at --  Geoffrey William Douglas, son of E.K.Mulgan  to Doris Leyde? dau. of G. McIntyre

Deaths - 092
MARTIN - Elizabeth,  age 71   at ---
MEIKLE - jams,  on 15 March at --  hus. of Mary, age 72 --
WATEMBURG -  Joseph,  on 14 March at Yaldhurst, hus. of Martha,  age 47. 

Funeral Notices -   095
WATEMGURG - Joseph,   -- this day --   sister Mrs Kavanah ---  for the Linwood Cemetery--
MILLS - Joseph,  of Annat -- this day -- for the Linwood Cemetery--


Wednesday 17 March 1915
Births - 100
BROWN - on 14 March at Dunsandel to wife of N.Brown -  a daughter
NOBBS - on 15 March at --  to wife of Vernon Richard - a son.
WATT - on 27 Feb. at -- Wanganui,  to wife of G.A.Watt, - a daughter.

Marriage -  100
WITTY - JOHNSON - on 10 Feb. at --  Frank Thomas, son of George Witty to  Ruby Doris, dau. of L. Johnson.

Funeral Notices -  102
MARTIN - Elizabeth,  --- on Thursday  for the Papanui Churchyard --
MEIKLE - James, --  on Thursday at 3pm for the Public Cemetery ---


Thursday 18 March 1915
Births - 107
BAIN - on 14 March at --  to wife of T. Bain - a son
ENSOR - on 16 March at --  to wife of Edward Ensor,  Ohuku,  - a son
GOWLAND - on 15 March at --  to Mr & Mrs E. Gowland - a son.
PARKER - on 17 March at --  to wife of R.H.Parker -  a son
WALLACE - on 15 March at --  to wife of W.T. Wallace - a son.

Deaths - 107
BONNINGTON - Gerald,  on 17 March at --  hus. of Una, son of Isabella and late George, age 42.
HANNANT - James Daniel,  at Darfield --  on 17 March at --  age 47
O'MALLEY - on 17 March, inf. son of Fred & Bella, -- Waiau,  age 3 days.
WILCOX - Tryphena, on 17 March at --  wife of late George, age 82 ---

In Memoriam -  107
BRYDON - Gertrude,  d. 18 March 1909 --
COLLISON - James,  d. 18 March 1914 --
HEGARTY - Mary,  d. 18 March 1914 -- 

Death - 108
HILL -  Jonathon,  on 17 March at Rangiora,  hus. of M.A.  Hill, age 73.

Funeral Notices -  110
MARTIN - Elizabeth,  --  this day -- for the Papanui Churchyard ---
MEIKLE - James,   -- this day --  for the Public Cemetery, Lyttelton.
HANNANT - James, --  on Friday --  for the Kimberley Cemetery --
WILCOX - Tryphena,  --  on Friday at 2pm for the Sydenham Cemetery


Friday 19 March 1915

Marriages -  115
BELL - ELL -  on 10 Feb. at --  Ernest John Bell  to Dorothy Alice, dau. of H.G.Ell M.P.
PRESTON - HALLIGAN - on 16 Feb. at -- Charles Arthur Chevallier Preston  to Emily Ethel Halligan.
TRIER - MERTON - on 16th at London,  Erwin, son of Frank Trier,  to Gwynedd Fanny, dau. of Alfred Merton.

Silver Wedding -  115
GRAY - KERSLEY - on 19 March at Ballarat, Victoria,  Cyr Gray  to Mary Alice Kersley.

Deaths -  115
THOMAS - Edwin Pascle,  on 18 March at --- Ashburton,  age 67

In Memoriam -  115
TAYLOR - Maria,  d. 19 March 1914 ----

Funeral Notices -  117
WILSON - Sarah,  --  on Saturday for the Linwood Cemetery --
HILL - Jonathon  --  on Saturday  for the Oxford Public Cemetery -- 
THOMAS - Edwin Pascle --  on Sunday  -- for the Ashburton Public Cemetery --  


Saturday 20 March 1915
Births -  121
BAILEY - on 16 March at --  to Mr & Mrs P.V.Bailey, Springston - a daughter.
LEE - on 17 March,  to Mr & Mrs W.J. Lee,  Rakaia - a daughter.
MARSHALL -  on 18 March at --  to Mr & Mrs C,H. Marshall, Horrelville - a daughter.
MEYER - on 4 March,  at --  to wife of T.M. Meyer - a son.

Marriage -  121
BERRY - FORBES - on 4 March at --  William Henry, son of late Henry Berry  to Ruby Fendall, dau. of Charles Forbes --
DALLEY - SHARPLIN - on 17 March at -- oxford, Thomas George, son of Mr M.Dalley, Wellington  to Myrtle Elsie, dau. of Benjamin Sharplin --
HANNA - DIXON - on 2 March at -- Leslie Robert,  son of R.W.Hanna  to  Mary Ann,  dau. of T.F.W. Dixon --
McDOWELL - KINCAID - on 9 Feb. at --  Alexander Robert, son of late T. McDowell  to Kate Maude Mary, dau. of A. Kincaid --
RICHARDSON - FREEMAN - on 24 Feb. at -- George Hargreaves, son of J.H.Richardson to Edith Alice, dau. of F.Freeman --
REID - LAMBIE - on 17 March at --  John Reid of Cave,  to Catherine hay, dau. of George & late Margaret Lambie.

Deaths -  121
HILL -  Henry James, on 19 March at --  son of Mr & Mrs William Starr Hill ---
PEARCE - William Thomas,  on 17 March at Stratford,  hus. of Mary, son of Frederick & Susan, age 41.

In Memoriam -  121
GAY - Edward J.  d. 20 March 1911 ----
MADDREN - Richard,  hus. of Mary Jane,  d. 20 March 1910

Funeral Notices -  125
WILSON - Sarah,  --  on Saturday for the Linwood Cemetery --
HILL - Jonathon  --  on Saturday  for the Oxford Public Cemetery -- 
HILL - Henry James,  --  on Sunday  for the Ellesmere Public Cemetery ---


Monday 22 March 1915
Birth -  130
DENNIS -  on 21 March to Mr & Mrs L.C. Dennis -  a son.

Deaths -  130
CLINTON - William Francis,  on 21 March, hus. of Mary,  age 57
CORDON - Edward Patrick,  on 18 March at Wanganui,  age 16
MANKS - Isabella,  on 20 March at --  wife of late Robert,  age 74.
MEYERHOFF - Marie Anna,  on 21 March at ---  Ashburton,  wife of Diedrick,  age 50
WICKS - Annie Mary,  on 21 March at --  wife of Robert,  age 49

In Memoriam -  130
DRAGE - James,  d. Southbrook,  22 March 1914.

Funeral Notices -  133
RICHARDSON - Lieut-Col.  -- this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery.
CLINTON -  William Francis,  -- on Tuesday  -- 
MANKS - Isabella,  -- this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery
MEYERHOFF -  Marie Anna,  --  leave Ladbrooks, Tuesday  for the Springston Cemetery.


Tuesday 23 March 1915
Births -  138
CARLTON - on 21 March at -- to wife of T.A. - a daughter
INWOOD - on 20 March at -- to Mr & Mrs Ernest Inwood, Southbridge -  a son
TOY - on 22 March at -- Lyttelton,  to wife of Walter W.  - a son.
WILKINSON - on 22 March at Cheviot,  wife of Thomas - a son.

Diamond Wedding -  138
SCOTT - CRYER - on 22 March at Lyttelton,  Samuel Francis Scott to Ann Cryer.

Deaths -  138
GINDERS -  Anne Margaret,  wife of late Dr Ginders, Rotorua,  age 84
HIGHAM - James Skeen,  on 22 March at Balcairn,  inf. son of  -- age 7wks.
KENNEDY - Clarence Joseph,  son of Patrick & Ethel, Culverden, age 1yr 4mths
PAGE -  Agnes,  on 22 March at --- wife of late H. Page, Kirwee, age 57.
TRUMAN - Ester Mary,  on 21 March, dau. of R. and E.  age 21 ---
WAUCHOPE -  Lieut. James Bourdillon, on 14 March, serving in the V111th Div.  age 23 ------

Funeral Notices -  141
PAGE -  - Bishop,   on Wednesday  ----
PAGE -  Agnes,  --  on Wednesday for the Kirwee Cemetery --
TRUMAN - Esther Mary,  --  this day --  for the Woolston Cemetery --
WICKS - Annie Mary,  --  this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery --


Wednesday 24 March 1915
Births -  144
CHAPMAN - on 19 March at -- to Mr & Mrs L.H. Chapman - a son.
ISHERWOOD - on 23 March at --  to wife of F. Isherwood -  a son.
PEMBERTON - on 23 March at --  to wife of C.A.Pemberton,  Little River - a son.

Marriages -  144
THOMSON - FINLAY - on 24 Feb. at --  John, son of Wm Thomson, Halkett  to Annie Eliza, dau. of Wm Finlay ---
VALE - BATES - on 23 Feb. at -- Henry Alfred Leslie,  son of Frank Vale  to Gladys Grace, dau. of John W. Bates --

Deaths -  144
AMOS - Frances,  on 23 March at -- wife of Henry, age 70
STEVENSON - Margaret,  on 23 March,  dau. of William & Mary,  age 20.

In Memoriam -  144
COOMBS -   died 24 March 1908 ---  

Funeral Notices -  146
PAGE - Agnes,   --  this day  for the Kirwee Cemetery


Thursday 25 March 1915
Births - 148
FOWLER - on 1 March at --  Ceylon,  to wife of R.C. - a daughter
McRAE - on 23 March   to wife of G.R. McRae,  Island Hills - a son.

Marriages -  148
IRONS - WOODHOUSE - on 18 March at -- Auckland,  Thomas, son of late james irons  to Rose, dau. of late William Woodhouse.
PITCAITHLY - RUTLEDGE - on 25 Feb. at --  William Williamson, son of James Pitcaithly  to edith, dau. of Charles Rutledge.

Deaths -  148
ASH - Robert,  on 24 March, -- hus. of Margaret, age 82, 
FORD - Sarah Ann,  on 24 March at Invercargill,  wife of Thomas Ford, Amberley, age 69.

Funeral Notices -  150
ASH - Robert,  on Friday  -- for the Linwood Cemetery
STEVENSON - Margaret --  on Friday -- for the Linwood Cemetery


Friday 26 March 1915
Births -  152
McFEDRIES - on 25 March at --  to H. & M. McFedries -  a son

Deaths -  152
WATEMBURG - Catherine,  on 25 March at --  wife of late Albert,  age 73


Saturday 27 March 1915
Births -  158
COWPER - on 25 March at --  to wife of C. Cowper, Havelock, Pelorus Sounds - a son.
DANIEL - on 24 March at --  to wife of J. Daniel,    Daniells Rd, Styx -  a son.
FOSTER - on 19 March at --  Invercargill,  to wife of E.G.Foster -- to wife of E.G. Foster - a daughter
LEGGETT - on 22 March, to wife of Albert Leggett, Highbank -  a son.
NUTTALL -  on 26 March at --  to Mr & Mrs Burnham Oakley Nuttall - a son.
WEBB - on 18 March,  to wife of A.J. Webb  Waipahi - a daughter.

Marriages -  158
BROOKE - MEADOWCROFT - on 10 March at -- Alfred Fewsdale, son of late Madame Betty and C.M. Brooke,
                    of Melbourne  to Karera Ariti, dau. of late Herbert Meadowcroft.
McALOON - O'BRIEN - on 3 Feb. at -- Waimate,  James Joseph, son of John McAloon  to Mary and late Francis O'Brien --

Diamond wedding -   1855 - 1915   -  158
TANNER - BARNETT - on 27 March 1855  at -- Malmesbury,  Henry Nicholls, son of Richard tanner,  Rodbourne,
                    Wiltshire,  to Caroline, dau. of John Barnett, Foxham, Wiltshire.

Deaths -158
BOARDMAN - Harry Edward, on 26 March at Hanmer,  hus. of Eliza Kate  -- age 74.
IRVING - Nellie,  on 26 March at --  age 26.
PATTON -  Robert,  on 26 March at Mt Somers,   age 65 --
RATHGEN - Frederick,  at Tai-Tapu,  hus. of Isabel, age 78.

In Memoriam - 158
GIBBS - Ernest John,  died 25 March 1914 ------

Funeral Notices -  163
BOARDMAN - Harry Edward,  -- on Monday  --   Linwood Cemetery --
IRVING - Nellie,  on Sunday -- 
PATTON - Robert,  -- on Sunday  for the Mt Somers Cemetery --
RATHGEN - Frederick,  --  this day -- for the Springston Cemetery --
WATEMBURG - Catherine,  -- this day for the Linwood Cemetery --


Monday 29 March 1915
Births - 166
LOUISSON - on 27 March to Dr & Mrs M. Louisson - a son.
TARTAKOVER - on 27 March to wife of A.M.Tartakover - a daughter

Deaths -  166
BELWORTHY - Ellen, on 27 March at --  wife of John,  age 64 --
CHILDS - Jane Mary,  on 27 March at Ashburton,  wife of Harry,  mother of --- age 62
DAVIDSON - Elizabeth,  on 26 March,  at Timaru,  wife of Peter,  age 48 --
EARNSHAW - Thomas William,  on 28 March at Prebbleton, hus. of Elizabeth,  son of --  age 40
HAYWARD - John,  on 27 March at late Akaroa,  age 64 ---
LUDDY - Margaret Bridget,  on 27 March at Leeston,  dau. of Honora & late William,  age 24 --
PRICE - Rosa Margaret,  on 27 March at --  age 43 --
RICE - Catherine,  on 27 March at --  wife of James, mother of -- age 67 --

Funeral Notices -  169
ALLSOPP - Eric, -- tomorrow  -- for the Linwood Cemetery --
EARNSHAW - Thomas William,  -- on Tuesday  for the Prebbleton Churchyard
GILBERTSON - Jessie,   --- this day  for the Public Cemetery,  Lyttelton --
HAYWARD - John,  on Tuesday  --  for the Linwood Cemetery --
LUDDY - William,  --  this day -- for the catholic Cemetery, Leeston --
PRICE - Rosa Margaret,  -- this day -- for the Linwood Cemetery --
RATHGEN - Frederick,  -- this day  for the Springston Cemetery --
RICE - Catherine, --  on Tuesday  at 2pm for the Sydenham Cemetery --


Tuesday 30 March 1915
Births -  172
BENNETT - on 28 March at Southbridge,  to Mr & Mrs G. Bennett - a daughter.
GARRICK - on 10 March to wife of D.P.Garrick, Ashburton - a son.
KNOWLES - on 25 March at West Oxford,  to Mr & Mrs W.H.Knowles -  a son.
PACKER - on 29 March at -- to Mr & Mrs S.C.Packer - a son.

Marriage -  172
GOOD - STITT - at Wellington, on 24 March  John Delabere, son of Mr E.R.Good, Rangiora  to Grace Rhoda, dau. of late Matthew Stitt, Ashburton.

Deaths -  172
FLECK - James,  on 29 March at --  age 79
PRETTEJOHNS - Robert Ralph,  on 29 March at --  son of Grace Anne & late Edmund James Hill Prettejohns,  age 29.

Funeral Notices -  174
EARNSHAW - Thomas William,  -- this day --  for the Prebbleton Churchyard.


Wednesday 31 March 1915
Births -  176
DEWER - on 30 March at --  to Mr & Mrs R. Dewer, West Eyreton - a daughter.
HITT - on 29 March at --  to wife of T.W.R. Hitt -  a son.
JAMIESON - on 30 March at --  to Mr & Mrs Ernest Jamieson -  a son.

Marriage -   176
MacFARLANE - BAILEY - on 22 March at --  Evelyn,  dau. of Drummond Bailey, Winchingham to Ewan Malcolm, 
                    son of late Malcolm Macfarlane, ----

Deaths - 176
BROWN - James, on 29 March at -- Wakanui,  age 81
RATHGEN - Isabella,  on 30 March at -- Tai-Tapu,  wife of late Frederick,  age 67

Funeral Notices -  180
PRETTEJOHNS - Robert Ralph,   -- leave -- this day --  for the Linwood Cemetery  --
RATHGEN - Isabella,  --  on Thursday 1 april for the Springston Public Cemetery ---

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
30 May 2015
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