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Monday  2 May  1938
Births  -  001
BURROWS  -  30 April -----
GRATTAN  -  stillborn -----
PIDGEON  -  30 April -----
WALKER  -  30 April ----
WILSON  -  30 April ----

Deaths  -  001
AGAR  -  30 April   --William Edwin Agar  -  aged ----- late of Opawa  and Lyttelton.
BERGAMINI  -  30 April   --Vera Ella ----  wife of C. Bergamini  aged 42 years ---
GREGORY -  30 April  John Alexander  -- hus. of late Johanna Gregory  aged 82 years
PENTECOST  -  1 May   Mary,    widow of late Philip Edward  Pentecost,  late of 24 Stanmore Road,  aged 65 years.
UNWIN  -  30 April   ----  Samuel George  -- hus of Letitia Unwin  in his 73rd year
WOOD  -  1 May ---  William George  --- hus of Jane E.Wood,  in his 75th year ------

In Memoriam  -  002
BAKES  -  1 May 1935 -------    wife and family ----
BURGESS -  Hector  --- killed 1 May 1933 ----
GUNDY  -  Muriel ---  2 May 1937 ----
HARRIS -   ------   wife and mother  ------ 2 May 1937
JEFFS -  mother ----  
STIRLING -  mother -----2 May  1937  ------
TAVENDALE  -  brother Bert ----  accidentally killed  1 May 1937
TAVENDALE -  Bert -------
TAVENDALE  -  brother Albert -----
TAVENDALE  -  son  Bert ------
TAVENDALE  -  brother Bert -----

Acknowledgements  -  002
ANDERSON -  Jessie   of Methven -----   

Funeral Notices  -  020
AGAR - William  Edwin Agar --- for the Bromley Cemetery ----
UNWIN - Samuel George Unwin ----   for the Linwood Cemetery ----
BERGAMINI - Vera Ella Bergamini ----  for the Bromley Cemetery ------
PENTECOST -  Mary Pentecost  ----   for the Baptist Cemetery, Rangiora -----
GREGORY -  John Alexander Gregory ----  for the Bromley Cemetery ------


Tuesday  3 May  1938
Births -  025
JOHNSON -  30 April  -----
PAULSEN -  2 May ---  at Lyttelton -----

Weddings  -  025
ALLAN - WASHINGTON   -  on 14 April at --Temuka --- George Charles Allan  ----   to Mary Sibella Washington --------
MOORHOUSE  -  MAYNE  -  on 23 April --- at Woodend,  ---Marie ----- to Charles Edwin ------

Deaths  -  025
BRAITHWAITE   -  on 2 May  -----  Martha ---  wife of late Tom ----  late of West Coast ---
HILL  -  on 29 April  ---  at Dunedin ---  Carl Eric -----   son of ----  aged 3 mths ----
JOHNSON  -  on 2 May ----  Kaiapoi,  Ellen Eliza,  widow of late Captain Johnson,  aged 68.
JOYCE   -  on 2 May -- Agnes Veronica --- wife of William Henry --------
MORRIS   -  on 2 May at Wadestown,  Edith,  wife of late W.R.Morris,  dau. of late B.W. Mountfort,  architect of this city.
PAUL   -  on 1 May at Waikato ----  Dorothy Ruth --  dau. of ---    aged 3 mths --
RICHARDS   -  on 1 May  at Pareora,  Fred,  ---  hus. of Agnes  aged 73 years
WALKER   -  on 2 May at ---  Ashburton ---  Jessie Allan,  widow of late Pringle Walker  in her 86th year.
WOOD   -  on 1 May ----  William George -- hus. of Jane E. Wood,  in his 75th year.

In Memoriam  -  026
BIDDICK -  Octavius (Tom)  3 May 1937  -------
HEYDER -  son Herbert Cyril  ----  3 May 1933
-RAKO -  Hine Taumai  ----  1 May 1931 ---   inserted  by ---mother
WHEELER  -  mother ----  3 May 1937 ---
WILLIS -  -- hus Harry   3 May 1937 ----
WINTER -  hus. and father ----  William  died 3 May 1925  -----

Acknowledgements -  026
CLOTHIER  -  Mrs W.E.  and family  -----
HARDIE  -  Mrs Hardie and family  ------

Funeral Notices  -  039
GREGORY   - John Alexander  ---   for the Bromley Cemetery ---
WOOD   - William George  -----  for the Addington Cemetery ----
JOHNSON   -  Ellen Eliza ----  for the Kaiapoi Church of England Cemetery ----
BRAITHWAITE    -  Martha ----  ----   for the Bromley Cemetery ---
WALKER   - Jessie Allan ----  for the Ashburton Cemetery ----
RICHARDS   -  Fred ----   for the Bromley Cemetery ---


Wednesday  4 May  1938
Marriage  -  040
GLOVER - KING   -  on 2 May ---  at Melbourne  ----  Miss Gertrude King  -----   to Mr Louis Glover  late of Christchurch

Deaths  -  040
BELWORTHY  -  3 May ----  Minnie ---wife of W.J.Belworthy  ------
CARTER  -  3 May ---  at Ashburton Edith Jane  ---  wife of B.H.Carter  and dau. of late C. REESBY  of Southbridge ----
HOSKIN  -  3 May  --- Edwin  --- hus. of Mary Hoskin,  Irwell,    ---  son of Mrs S. Hoskin  sen. Doyleston,  aged 38 years
MITCHELL -  on 3 May ----  Mary --  Nee HENRY  --- wife of  W.S.Mitchell  aged 67  formerly of Greymouth and Ashburton.
MORRISH -  3 May ---  Elizabeth -- widow of William  in her 76th year
SELWYN -  on 3 May at ---  Frederick -- hus. of Fanny  in his 90th year.
SIMPSON -  3 May  at ----  Alexander ---  hus. of Margaret  late of Templeton,  aged 57
SYME -  3 May at --- Springburn,  Margaret Ellen  --- wife of David Andrew    in her 60th year
TAYLOR -  on 3 May  Evelyn,  widoe of F.J.Taylor  dau. of Mrs M.E. and late Charles COOMBS  ------

In Memoriam  -  040
Le LIEVRE -  mother  Virginia --- 4 May  1935  ----
SHAW -  father   --Joseph James   4 May 1927  ------

Funeral Notices  -  058
BRAITHWAITE   -  Martha -----    for the Bromley Cemetery ---
TAYLOR   -  Evelyn -----    for the Bromley Cemetery ---
BELWORTHY   - Minnie ----   for the Bromley Cemetery ---
MORRISH   - Elizabeth -----  for the Waimari Cemetery -----
HOSKIN   - Edwin -----for the Ellesmere Public Cemetery -----
MITCHELL   - Mary ----  Ashburton Catholic Cemetery ----
SIMPSON   -  Alexander ---   for the Bromley Cemetery ---
SYME   -  Margaret Ellen -----  for the Ashburton Cemetery ----
CARTER   - Edith Jane ----   for the Ashburton Cemetery ----


Thursday 5 May 1938
Births  -  059
NICHOLL  -  May 4 ----
TAYLOR -  May 3 ----

Deaths  -  059
ASHBY   -  on 4 May  ---  Jessie  ---wife of Henry ----  in her 60th year ---
BROOKS   -  on 3 May --- Ronald Edgar ----  infant son of Leonard and Jean Brooks  of Kaikoura,  aged 6mths
CAINE  -  on 4 May  ----  Oreti Annie,  wife of late Harold Lyon Caine,  Cape Town,  in her 42nd year ---
FOGARTY   -  on 4 May  ----  Greymouth ---- Michael Desmond --- son of Michael and Kathleen   ---  aged 25
HOSKIN   -  on 3 May -- Edwin ---  hus. of Mary  of Irwell,  and --son of Mrs S. Hoskin  sen.  Doyleston,  aged 38
JONES    -  on 4 May  --Henry Thomas  --- hus. of S.M.Jones  ----  in his 84th year ---
McCONNELL  -  on 4 May at Waimate ---  Emme -- wife of Robert John  ------  aged 60 years
TEPPETT -  on 4 May -- Elizabeth Ann --- wife of David W. Teppett  aged 78  -----
WATSON  -  on 4 May  ---  Charles ---  hus. of Rubina  in his 66th year ----

In Memoriam  -  060
BRADSHAW  -  husband and father ----  killed at Ashley ---  5 May 1937 ----
BRADSHAW  -   ----  Dad ----    
McDOWELL -   mother -- Eliza Jane   died 5 May 1937  also father  died 6 June 1926 -----
McDOWELL -  mother  ----  

Acknowledgements   - 060
JOYCE  ------
FOWKE  -  Mrs E.E.Fowke   and sons   ----

Funeral Notices  -  069
ASHBY   -  Jessie ----  for the Belfast Cemetery --
TEPPETT    -  Elizabeth Ann  -----   to the Bromley Cemetery ---
BELWORTHY   - Minnie -----    for the Bromley Cemetery ----
WATSON   -  Charles  ----    for the Bromley Cemetery ----
SELWYN  -  Frederick ----  for the Linwood Cemetery ---
HOSKIN   -  Edwin ----  -----for the Ellesmere Public Cemetery -----
MITCHELL   -  Mary -----   Ashburton Cemetery ----
SIMPSON   -  Alexander ----   for the Bromley Cemetery
HOSKIN   - Edwin   ----Ellesmere Druids Lodge  No 17 ----


Friday  6 May  1938
Births  -  070
BRITTLIFF -  on 5 May at ---
MENZIES  -  on 5 May  at ----
WILSON  -  on 4 May  at ---

Deaths  -  070
ASHCROFT -  on 5 May at _---  Mary Ann,  widow of  Joseph  --  elder dau. of Thomas HAZARD  sen  ----
BOSOMWORTH -  on 5 May  ---- Vida  ---  dau. of John and Amelia  of Cheviot ---
COTTRELL -  on 5 May at -- Clara Louisa ----   widow of ---  Walter  in her 64th year
HUNT  -  on 3 May at ----  Surrey, England, ----  Susan Jane   formerly of Timaru   ----- mother of -------    in her 86th year
SEARELL -  on 5 May at ----  Thomas ---  hus. of Millie  aged 83 years

In Memoriam -  070
COEY -  ------son Robert  James (Roy)    6 May  1936  ----
McGILLIVRAY  -  son Donald Ian  --- 6 May 1935
McGILLIVRAY  -  grandson ----  

Acknowledgements  -  070
PENTECOST  -  ------  thanks -----

Funeral Notices  -  082
SEARELL - Thomas ----   for the Bromley Cemetery ----
TEPPETT -  Elizabeth Ann  -------  for the Bromley Cemetery ----
ASHBY -  Jessie -----   for the Belfast Cemetery --
ASHCROFT - Mary Ann - -----  for the Linwood Cemetery ---
COTTRELL - Clara Louisa  ----   for the Waimari Cemetery -----
BOSOMWORTH -  Vida -----     to the Homeview Cemetery,  Cheviot.


Saturday  7 May  1938
Births  -  083
MOGRIDGE  -  on 5 May  at -----
SPROTT -  on 30 April  ----- at ----

Marriages  -  083
CAMPBELL  -  LEMON  -  on 6 April  at ---  Anne ---    dau of ----  Ashburton  to  Ronald ----    of Dromore

Deaths  -  083
ANDERSON  -  on 6 May  at --- Leeston --  formerly of Canberra, Australia,  Andrew   2nd son of  -----  of Leeston,  aged 69 years
BUTLER -  on 5 May  at -----  Wellington ---  Elizabeth Ann --- wife of John B. and sister of Mrs W. White -----
JONES  -   at ----  Henry,  widower of Alice  aged 87 years
O'CONNOR  -  on 6 May at  --- Southbridge  Patrick ---  hus. of Bridget  aged 78 years
STRONG -  on 6 May at --- Leonard Augustus  (Peter)  aged 57 years ---
WILSON -  on 6 May   at Ashburton,   Andrew,   late of Christchurch  in his 84th year
WRAIGHT -  on 5 May  at her parents   ----  Dunedin,  Margaret Marr  --- wife of  W.J.  ---  Dunsandel,  internment at Tapanui

In Memoriam  -  084
BROWN  -  Nellie ----  7 May 1936  ------
HADLER   -    Christian  ----  8 May 1937  -------
LUCE  -  mother  Elizabeth ---8 May 1928 ---------
MATEER  -   -----8 May 1936 -------
McINTOSH -  8 May 1937 ------
McINTOSH  -   Thomas ----  
PHILLIPS    - Medley ----  who was killed 8 May 1936 at Lyttelton ----
PHILLIPS    -  Medley Rowena   -------
SMITH    - mother,   Beatrice -----  and father Joseph Edwin  d. July 27   1933  and 7 May  1937
WALLACE  -  Jim ---  7 May  1937 -----
WALLACE -  son James ------- 7 May 1937
WALLACE  -  brother James ----   

Acknowledgements  -   084
MILNE  -  Mrs E.C.  and family ------  thank ----
HAMPTON  -  Mr C. -- --------  thank -----
DONNELLY  Mrs  and family  -----  thank ---
PENTECOST  -  Mrs M.    thank ----

Funerals  -  131
COTTRELL  -    Clara Louisa Cottrell ----  for the Waimari Cemetery ----
BOSOMWORTH  -   Vida    --------  thence to the Homeview Cemetery,  Cheviot ----
ANDERSON  -  Andrew   -----  Leeston ----  for the Ellesmere Public Cemetery ---
O'CONNOR  -  Patrick  ----  Southbridge ---   thence to the Leeston Catholic Cemetery ----
STRONG  -  Leonard ----  mother ----  for the Bromley Cemetery --
JONES  -  Henry ----   son Mr Fred Jones ----  for the Rangiora Anglican Cemetery ----


Monday 9 May  1938
Marriage  -  133
FITZHERBERT - MAXWELL - on 6 May  at --- Wellington,  Sydney Wyndham ----  to Kathleen Mary -----   Diamond Harbour ----

Deaths  -  133
BROWN  -  on 8 May  at --- Agnes McDonald   -- wife of Eric -----
CLARK  -  on 7 May at --- Rangiora ---  Alfred William  -- hus. of Frances Rose   --- aged 56 years
GIMSON  - on 6 May  at Sealand, England,  Errol Desmond  ----  son of T.J.  and D.E.Gimson  --- Christchurch,  in his 22nd year.
KEITH  -  on 8 May at --- Ashburton ----Ellen Mary   widow of  -- --red James Keith  aged 74 years ---
McCLOY  -  on 8 May at -- Patrick Frederick  -- hus. of Elizabeth ---  
McLACHLAN  - on 8 May at ---   Invercargill ---  Jane Douglas,  widow of James   ----  in her 75th year.
MYERS  - on 8 May at Ashburton ---  Keith Edward ----  son of Constable J.E. and Emily Mary Myers  of Ashburton  aged 4 and half years.
NEENAN   -  on 7 May ---  Daniel  of Nazareth House ----  aged 70 years.
PATON  -  on 8 May at ---  Francis   ----  hus. of Mary  ----  
ROBERTSON   -  on 7 May  James Blain --- hus. of Mabel Gertrude  -----  aged 75 years.
SANDMAN -  on 8 May at Palmeston North,    John Henry  ---  son of late Cecelia  -----------

In Memoriam  -  134
ALEXANDER -  brother Ron  d. 9 May 1937 --------
ALEXANDER  -  Ron -- accidently drowned at Lyttelton  9 May 1937 ------
McCOY  -  Claude A. (Charl)  d. 9 May 1922  also Arthur Harold McCoy  killed in action -----10 May 1915,  ---sons of Ellen McCoy --------
WADDELL  - Alex --- 9 May 1937 -----
WADDELL  - Alex   -   Alex -----  wife ----
WADDELL  -  son Alex  ------
WADDELL  -   Alex  ------ sisters
WADDELL  -  brother Alex -----

Acknowledgements  -  134
JOHNSON  -  Miss Hilda  and family  wishes to thank -----

Funeral Notices  -  153
BROWN   - Agnes McDonald Brown ----  for Bromley Cemetery ----
NEENAN  -  Daniel  ----  for Bromley Cemetery ----
McCLOY  -  Patrick Frederick McCloy ----   thence to the Sydenham  Cemetery ------
PATON  - Francis -----  for Bromley Cemetery ----
CLARK  -  Alfred William Clark ----  Rangiora   for the Presbyterian Cemetery ----
MYERS  -  Keith Edward Myers ---   for the Ashburton Cemetery ---
McLACHLAN  -  Jane Douglas McLachlan ----   for Bromley Cemetery ----


Tuesday  10 May  1938
Birth -  154
SHEPARD -  9 May at ------

Golden Wedding  -  154
McCAUSLAND  -  TAYLOR  -  9 May 1888  at ---Phillipstown ----  John McCausland  to Lizzie Jane Taylor  --------

Deaths  -  154
ATKINSON  -  on 9 May  at ----  Hugh --- hus. of Bethia S. Atkinson  of Annat  in his 62nd year  (hard to read)
DERRETT   -  on 9 May  at Rotheram ---  Frederick William Derrett,  Waiau   aged 57 years
LORD  -  on 9 May  at Greendale  Sarah,  widow of John Lord  of Waddington  in her 84th year.
MATHER   -  on 9 May  --- Mary Beryl  wife of  John Patrick Mather ----  aged 29 years ---
ROSS  -  on 9 May at ---  Violet May -- wife of Murdoch Ross ---  in her 51st year
WOODLEY  -   on 9 May at ---- Elizabeth,  widow of Henry Woodley,  of Southland,  in her 77th year.

In Memoriam  -  154
ASHWORTH  -  ---- hus. William Henry  d.  10 May 1918 --------
ASHWORTH   -  Dad ----  
KING   -  wee Brian Henry   ---10 May  1937 ----   

Acknowledgements  -  154
ASHCROFT   -   the  HAZARD  family wish to thank ------
MITCHELL   -  W.S.Mitchell  of Redcliffs  wishes to thank   ---------

Funeral Notices  -  170
NEENAN   -  Daniel ---   for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
McCLOY  -  Patrick Frederick  ---  to the Sydenham Cemetery  ------
BROWN   -  Agnes McDonald Brown -----    for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
MATHER  -  Mary Beryl  -----   to the Sydenham Cemetery  ------
WOODLEY  -  Elizabeth ----  for the Waimari Cemetery  ---
LORD  -  Sarah -----  for the Waddington Cemetery -----
ROSS  -  Violet May ----   to the Bromley Cemetery  ------
DERRETT   -  Frederick William  ----  for the Waiau Cemetery  ------
PATON  - Francis ----    for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
ATKINSON   - Hugh -----   for the Waddington Cemetery -----
DERRETT   -  Loyal Waiau Lodge  ------


Wednesday  11 May 1938
Births  -  171
DINGWALL  -  on 10 May at ----
GODFREY  -  on 10 May  of Springston -----

Marriage -  171
GRIFFIN  - JACKSON  -  on 30 April  at ----  Leslie Davis Griffin ---  to Margaret Lucy  Jackson -------

Deaths  -  171
ANDERSON  -  on 8 May  at sea,  John  "Bog Roy"  Kurow
BELL  -  on 10 May at ----  Henry --- hus. of Ellen  and father of ---  in his 61st year -----
MARSHALL  -   on 9 May at  Ashburton -- James Marshall  late of Prebbleton ---  aged 86 years
SCALLY   -  on 10 March  at ---Catherine Ann  widow of T.H.Scally  and mother of ----  Amberley,  aged 76 years
WESTMORLAND   -  on 9 May at ---Joseph  -----  age 93 years

In Memoriam  -  171
GORDON  -  dad --- d.  11 May 1937 ---
GORDON -  Peter  -----  d. 11 May 1937 -----  
SEARLE -  Alfred William ---  10 May 1935
TULETT  -  -- mother Waitara ----11 May 1937  also father James William,    9 May  1932 ------
WILSON  -  mother ---  11 May  1937  -------

Funeral Notices  -  183
ATKINSON   -  Hugh  ------- for the Waddington Cemetery -----
WESTMORLAND  -  Joseph -----   for the Bromley Cemetery -----
SCALLY   -  Catherine Ann ----   for the Linwood Cemetery -----
McLACHLAN   - Jane Douglas -----   for theBromley Cemetery -----
MARSHALL   - James -----  for the Ashburton Cemetery -----
ATKINSON   -  Bro. H.  ----  Loyal Malvern and Coleridge Lodges  M.U,  I.O.O.F ------
ATKINSON    -  Bro. H.  L.O.L. No 7 Lodge,  Annat


Thursday  12 May 1938
Birth  - 184
BALLANTINE -   on 10 May at ----
BARCLAY -  on 5 May ----
BUTLER -  on 11 May at -----
BUTTOLA -  on 10 May  -----  of Westland -----

Marriage  -  184
BAILEY - BLACKWELL -  on 23 March at ----  Ivy,  widow of Wilson George Blackwell  to  Edward Lawrence Bailey,  West Eyreton ----

Deaths -  184
BELL   -  on 10 May ---  Henry ---  hus. of Ellen  -- in his 61st year  ------
CHAPPELL  -  on 11 May  Alison Frances  infant dau. of ---  age 3 years.
DUTHIE   -  on 10 May  at Auckland --- Cyril Mercer  --- hus. of Gertrude  and late Piolet Officer of Union Airways  aged 30 years.
LEWIS   -  8 May at  Wairoa  ---hus. of Olive Lewis  and --son of late Mr and Mrs Robert Lewis of Sefton.
NAPIER  -  on 9 May  at -- Napier   Ada Mary  -- ---  wife of Albert  --------
THOMPSON   -  on 10 May at res. of her brother --------  Agnes   aged 72 years

In Memoriam  -  185
ASCHEN -  father  John Christian  d. 12 May 1936 -----
DEVINE  -  mother Annie ---  d.  12 May 1937 ------
FLETCHER  -  mother ----  d. 12 May 1929 -----
GEMMELL -  Margaret Whitley ---wife of Robert  ----  Barr Hill,  12 May  1936 ----
MACONECHIE -  May ----  wife of -----  12 May 1936
MACONECHIE -  May  -------
QUAID -  little Daphne -- 12 May  1931 ----  
WOOLCOCK  - Hugh ----  hus of Nellie ---  12 May  1911  ----

Acknowledgements  -  185
BRAY -  Mr S. Bray  and family  --- thank ----

Funeral Notices  -  197
BELL -  Henry -----   for the Bromley Cemetery -----
DUTHIE -  Cyril Mercer ----   for the Fielding Cemetery ------


Friday 13 May  1938
Birth  -  198
FLETCHER -  on 10 May  a  of Irwell -----

Marriage -  198
WEDERELL - McCLELLAND  -  12 April  at ---  Arnold Lister  ---  to Gladys Margaret  ---  3rd dau. of Mr Henry McClelland ----  Riccarton.

Silver Weddings  -  198
CASEY - KEOWN - 13 May 1913  at  --- Balfour --Agnes Elizabeth  ----  to  Timothy Casey   ----  now of Ashburton.
HALL - DAVIDSON - 1 May 1913  at ---  Emily Jane ----  to Herbert James ----    present address Wanganui

Deaths  -  198
CAMPBELL -  12 May at  --- Mary Elizabeth  ---wife of Cornelius,  loved mother of -----  aged 52 years
DONOVAN -  on 12 May at  Rhoda Kezia  ---wife of Arthur T.  in her 53rd year
JOHNSTON -  on 12 May at Te Awamutu,  Martha Roulston  -- wife of late Albert  and loved sister of Mrs H.G.Davis  -----
McELREA -  on 12 May at --- Ashburton ---  Henry ---hus. of late Margaret  in his 82nd year
SENDALL - on 12 May at  res. of his sister  Mrs H.B.Dunlop  --  Arthur  ---
TURNER -  at Parnassus  Annie  ---wife of Stanley C. Turner  aged 49 years

In Memoriam  -  199
BUL L   - mother Hannah ---  d. 12 May 1927 -----
DAYMOND  -  mother Rahera ---  13 May 1936 ----
HARDMAN  -   mother   13 May  1935 -----
HARRIS   -  Bob  d. 13 May  1925 ---- 
STARLING -  Horace ----  13 May 1936

Funeral Notices  - 230
MUIR  -  Cecelia  ----   for the Bromley Cemetery -----
SENDALL - Arthur  ------   for the Bromley Cemetery -----
DONOVAN -  Rhoda K.  ------   for the Bromley Cemetery -----
CHAPPELL -  Alison Frances  --- for the Halswell Churchyard -----
TURNER - Annie -----  for the Homeview Cemetery ------
McELREA -  Henry ----  for the Ashburton Cemetery ----


Saturday  14 May  1938
Births  -  231
CARTER  -  on 13 May ------
HUSBAND -  on 13 May --------
SANDALL -  on 12 May ----- Massey College ---
SMITH -  on 10 May  ------  Hanmer Springs -----

Marriage  -  231
ARNOLD - CUMMINGS -  on 10 May at ----  Edwina May  ----  to Leonard Robert Arnold ------   

Deaths  -  231
LLOYD   -  on 9 May at Hamilton,  Muriel Herriot ---  wife of Mac Lloyd  aged 39 years
MELLISH  - Major Robert Walter  son of late Alfred L. Mellish,  Hauteville, Guernsey, & Marriane Smith  Aston House, Newport, Salop,  aged 60 --
MULLINS  -  on 13 May --Ronald Joseph ---  son of John and Alice Mullins  aged 13 years.

In Memoriam  -  232
BEAGLEY  -  --John Harrod  --- 15 May  1932 ------  loving parents
FERGUSON  -  William James  --- 15 May 1937  -----sister, brother in law,  nephew
FRENCH  -  ---Mum  14 May 1930 ----   
McFAUL -  ---  daughter Sylvia Jane   15 May  1934  aged 16 years -----
SCOTT  -   mother Emily Edith  died at Geraldine  14 May 1937 -----  son daughter in law  grandchildren
SCOTT  -  grandmother  ----  died at Geraldine  14 May 1937  -------
St. JOHN  -  dad  William (Bunny) ----  14 May 1921 ----   3 sons and daughter
WILSON  -   father and mother ---  Pigeon Bay  14 May 1933  and  19 April  1915  ------  

Acknowledgements  -  232
McLACHLAN  -  the family of ------
UNWIN  -  Mrs L.  and family  -----  thank
FRANCIS and  Mrs T. FORDHAM - -  wish to thank ----  
COTTRELL  -  Clara ----  
WRAIGHT  -    W.J.Wraight and family  Dunsandel  wish to thank ---
PATON   -  Rev F.E.H. Paton  and relatives  thank -----

Funeral Notices  -  254
SENDALL  -  Arthur ----   for the Bromley Cemetery -----
MULLINS  -  Ronald Joseph -----    for the Bromley Cemetery -----
CAMPBELL  -  Mary Elizabeth ----   for the Bromley Cemetery -----
DONOVAN  -  Rhoda K. ----- for the Bromley Cemetery -----


Monday 16 May  1938
Birth  -  255
McINTOSH  -  on 10 May   at --- Ashburton ----

Deaths  -  255
BELL  -  on 15 May at ----Elizabeth  --- wife of John and mother of ----
BLEE  -    15 May at Ashburton ---  Kathleen Agnes  --- wife of Robert Cecil  --- aged 32 years
CANNON -  on 15 May at ----  Philip Sydney  --- hus of Florence Alberta  ------
GREAD  -  on 14 May ar ----  Birdlings Flat --- Francis William  widower of Sarah  in his 85th year
HORNE  -  on 14 May  --- Ebenezer  --- hus. of Sarah Horne  ---  brother of Mrs Molyneux,  and William Horne   aged 55 years
MACPHAIL  -  on 15 May  at -- -Christine ---  wife of A.A.Macphail  Le Bons Bay   
RUSSELL -  on 15 May at ---  Sarah Elizabeth,   widow of John Edmund  aged 73 years
SMITH  -  on 14 May --Mary Agnes  ---wife of Percy James  ---dau. of late Rev. J.W.Cree  of Leeston and Ruapuna
THOMAS  -  on 14 May at ---  Ashburton --- Margaret Jane,  widow of Frederick William   aged 64
TOPP  -  on 15 May  at Ashburton  Richard  --hus of late Ellen Topp  ------- aged 76 years

In Memoriam  -  256
BARSON -  --- hus. and father   d. 16 May 1931 ----
BATEMAN -  Frederick Thomas  (Temuka)  16 May  1935 -----
O'CONNOR -   father  16 May 1935  at Ruapuna  ------
PETERS  -  Douglas,  15 May  1935  -------
SHARMAN -  mother   and --wife of C.W.Sharman  ------  16 May  1935

Acknowledgements  -  256
RICHARDS -  Mrs F.  and family  wish to thank ------

Funeral Notices  -  271
GREAD  -  Francis William  ----  for the Little River Cemetery ----
HORNE -  Ebenezer ----    for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
SMITH -  Mary Agnes   -----   for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
BELL -  Elizabeth ----   for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
BLEE  -  Kathleen Agnes ----   ------- for the Ashburton  Cemetery  -----
THOMAS  -  Margaret Jane ----   for the Ashburton  Cemetery  -----


Tuesday  17 May  1938
Births  -  272
HALL -  on 11 May  at --- Oamaru    to  Mr and Mrs Hall,    Broadfield,  Christchurch ----
HAWKINS  -    on 15 May at ---  Ashburton ----  
MOSS  -  on 13 May  at  ------  Wellington ----  

Deaths  -  272
BERLAND  -  on 16 May at ---  lena  --- wife of Trevor  --- and -- dau. of Bob and Phoebe Dickey  ----  aged 26 years.
CONGDON  -  on 15 May  at Blenheim    Ada Bird  --- mother of Mrs ----   in her 67th year.
MOODIE  -  on 16 May at --- Robert Duncan -- hus. of  Florence S. Moodie  ---  eldest son of Mr and Mrs R. Moodie,  Rakaia  in his 36th year
MUMDY  -  on 16 May at ---   Southbridge  George,  widower of Sarah  aged 92 years
PRATLEY  -  on 16 May at ---   son,   Greenpark,   Elizabeth  widow of Frederick James  ----  in her 74th year
REEVES  -  on 15 May at ----  Amy Jane,  ---wife of Walter henry   aged 43 years
SILVESTER  -  on 16 May  ---  at -----  Henry  --- hus. of Ellen,  
SPENCE  -  on 16 May at   Annie Walker  Spence  ------
YOUNG  -  on 16 May at  ---  dau.  -----  Elizabeth Cherry,   widow of Alexander  Young   ----  aged 78 years  -----

In Memoriam  -  273
BLACKBURN  -  mother ----  17 May  1928 ------
CHANEY  -  mother ----  17 May 1937 ----
CHANEY  -  sister -----     inserted by   Hilda & Ben -------
CHANEY  -  sister Edith Gertrude   -  Nan and Lil
CHANEY  -  Edith Gertrude   -----  Myrt,  Bill and family ------

Acknowledgements  -  273
DONOVAN  -  Mr A.T.  wishes to thank ------
HOSKIN -  Mrs E. and family  wish to thank -----
TEPPETT  -  Mr D.W.  and family  wish to thank ------

Funeral Notices  -  290
BELL  -  Elizabeth  -----   this day for the Bromley Cemetery ----
BERLAND -  Lena  -----   father Mr R.W.Dickey ---   for the Bromley Cemetery ----
MACPHAIL -  Christins ------   Le Bons Bay Cemetery  -----
SILVESTER  -  Henry -----   for the Bromley Cemetery ----
MUMDY -  George ------  for the Bishops Corner Cemetery,  Southbridge -----
PRATLEY -  Elizabeth  -  dau.   -----   for the Bromley Cemetery ----


Wednesday  18 May  1938
Deaths  -  291
DAVIDSON   -  17 May at Edinburgh,  Caroline Elizabeth  widow of William Saltan  Davidson  of Luchie,  North Berwick,  -------
DAY   -  17 May at ---  Florence Margaret -----  sister of T.and A. Day ---  -----
LANE   -  on 17 May  at -- John Samuel  ---hus. of Freda Lane  ------  son of W.J.Lane,  Marsden,  Greymouth,    aged 31 years ---------
LEACH  -  on 17 May at ----Gertrude Isabelle--  dau of late George and Ellen Leach  ------
MANNERING   -  at Lyttelton,  Mary Ann Mannering,   nee Mrs J.Annan?   ---   aged 64 years
MOODIE   -  on 16 May at ----Robert Duncan  ---hus  of Florence S.Moodie ----  son of ----  in his 36th year
STEWART   -  on 17 May at --  Isabella Gloak ---dau of late James Webster  of Cust,  aged 75 years
THURLOW    -  on 17 May at ---  William  ---hus of Sarah Ann Thurlow  ----  Kaiapoi,  son of late W.Thurlow  in his 75th year

In Memoriam  -  291
GIBBS  -  Isabella ---  d. 18 May 1937 -----  hus. Benjamin --------
GIBBS -  Bella ------
GROVE  -  Herbert Edmund   18 May 1934 -------
McGEE  -  Samuel ---
NIHONIHO  -  dad,  18 May 1931  ------  
RYDE  -   hus. and father ----  18 May 1935
SMITH  -  hus and father --  John Washington Smith  at Ashburton  d. 18 May 1937  -------

Funeral Notices  -  314
MOODIE  -  Robert Duncan  ------- for the Bromley Cemetery ----
PRATLEY  -  Elizabeth ----- for the Bromley Cemetery ----
THURLOW -  William  ------  Kaiapoi Church of England Cemetery  -----
STEWART  -  Isabella Gloak  -----   for the Bromley Cemetery ----
MANNERING  -  Mary Ann ----  Lyttelton Public Cemetery  ----
DAY  -  Florence Margaret ----  for the Sydenham Cemetery  ------


Thursday  19 May  1938
Births  -  315
ALFORD -  18 May  at Rangiora ----
ANDERSON  -  18 May  ------    to R and W.F.Anderson ------
EVANS  -  on 17 May at  ----    of Waikari ----  
LOWE  -  18 May at ----  

Marriage  -  315
RHODES  -  RAE  -  on 16 April  at ----  Beverly  -----   to  Robert Albert  Rhodes   -------  of Akaroa

Deaths  -  315
BILLENS    -  on 15 May at Wellington  -- Joseph  son of late Frederick and Emma Billens  ------
BLACK    -  on 11 May at Auckland Thomas Arthur Black  --son of late R.W.  and E.K.Black   formerly of Fendalton,  aged  62 years
BROWN    -  on 18 May  at --  John --hus of Emily ----  father of ----  aged 80 years -----
HAMEL -  on 18 May at ---  Frederick  ---hus of Etta  -- Kaiapoi,  aged 74 years
JOHNSTON  -  on May 18  ----  Andrew -- in his 87th year  ----
KITSON  -  on 18 May  Oliver  --hus of Eva   ---Kaiapoi,  aged 54 years ---
MAHURAKI  (KILDARE)  -   on 17 May  at ---  hemi (Richard)  ---hus of Mary  of Port Levy  aged 63 years
PARK  -  on 18 May at Palmeston North  William Park  father of -----
TAYLOR   -  on 16 May  at  --Ada  ----dau. of late Joseph and and Mrs Taylor

In Memoriam  -  315
COULTER   -  David Francis ---19 May 1934 ------
GRIMLEY  -   father  ---  19 May  1937  -----
GRIMLEY  -  father -----
MUCKLOW  -  mother ---  19 May  1935 ----  

Funeral Notices  -  322
BROWN  -  John ---  for the Bromley Cemetery  ----
DAY  -  Florence Margaret ----   for the Sydenham Cemetery ---
KITSON  -  Oliver ---   for the Kaiapoi Church of England Cemetery ---
STEWART  -  Isabella Gloak  ----   for the Bromley Cemetery  ----
KILDARE  -  Hemi ( Richard)  --- Tuahiwi ---  for the Te uruti Cemetery,  Tuahiwi ---
JOHNSTON  -  Andrew ---    for the Kaiapoi Public Cemetery ---
HAMEL  -  Frederick ---     for the Kaiapoi Public Cemetery ---


Friday  20 May  1938
Births -  323
BEGGS  -  on 18 May at ---  
McKENZIE  -  on 16 May ----  of Blackball
McKENZIE  -  on 19 May at ----
WISKER  -  on 18 May at -----

Marriage  -  323
BLAKEWAY - FORSELL  -  on 20 April  at ----  Lincoln Gordon,   twin son ----  to Elfreda Isabel Forsell -----  Prebbleton

Deaths  -  323
BEALE  -  on 19 May at ---  Thomas Miles  --hus of Lily  aged 75 ----
FORGESON  -  on 18 May at ---  Zella Isadore  (nee Stubbersfield)  ---wife of Henry Felix  ----mother of Ian
FRASER  -  on 19 May ----  at res of her sister ---  Waimate ---- Flora Isabel Fraser  ---
HAMILTON  -  on 19 May  ---  res of dau. ---  Kaikoura ---  wife of late Captain Robert  aged  95 years.
SEATON  -  on 19 May   Mary Emma,   widow of late J.G.Seaton ---  dau of late W. Sansom   aged 86.

In Memoriam  -  323
HALLIDAY    -  mother ---  at Annat,   20 May 1925 ----  
LAKE   -  hus Matthew William  ---- at Hamilton May 20th  1935
LONG   -   wife Constance Vera  ---  at Wellington  20 May  1934
TURNBULL   -   mother -----  at Ashburton  20 May  1937  also father and brother  November and December 1923 ------
WOLFE    -  mother ---  20 May 1932 ------  dau.
WOLFE    -  --mother ----   dau.  

Acknowledgements  -  323
GREAD  -  Miss E. Gread  wishes to thank ----
CLARK  -  Mrs A.W.V. Clark and family ----

Funeral Notices  -  333
FORGESON  -  Zillah Isadore ----  for the Bromley Cemetery ----
JOHNSTON  -  Andrew ----     to the Kaiapoi Public Cemetery ---
SEATON  -  Mary Emma  -----  dau. ----  for the Baptist Cemetery, Rangiora ---
BROWN  -  John  ----  for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
FORGESON  -  Sister ----   Lodge  L.L.O.L. No1 Surrender


Saturday  21 May  1938
Births  -  334
FROST -  on 19 May  at Rangiora ----  
GEDDES  -  on 19 May at  Wellington ---

Marriages  -   334
ARNOULD - LARCOMBE  -  on 20 April  at ----  Robert Glover ----   son of  -----   Mr and Mrs F. Arnould,   Edinburgh  to  Marjorie Belle -----   
CALDWELL - RUSHBROOK  -  on 16?  April at  Rene Blanche  ---  to Guy Lawrence  Caldwell,   son of    ------  Wellington
MACDONALD - HAIR -  on 27 April at ---  Margret Heather  --dau of Mr and Mrs D.B.Hair, Murwillumbah, Aus.  to  Hector Henry son of  -- of  Timaru

Golden Wedding  -  334
SOMERVILLE - HIGGINS  -  on 22 May 1888  at ---- Christchurch,  Thomas,  son of   George & Margaret   to Maria,   dau of John & Elizabeth, 
of Greendale -----

Deaths  -  334
McMULLAN  on 20 May at ----  Rangiora,  John Patrick  ---hus of Rose  aged 56 years
SEATON - on 19 May at  ---res. of dau. --- Mrs A.E.Withell,  Brookside ---  Mary  Emma widow of J.G. Seaton, dau. of late W. Samson  aged 86
SHEASBY -  on 19 May at ---    Frederick William  --- son of late Mr and Mrs Thomas Sheasby,  Irwell.  age 76 years
SHEASBY  -   -----  Frederick William  --- son of late Mr and Mrs Thomas Sheasby,  Irwell.  age 76 years

In Memoriam  -  335
HARMAN  -  brother  Will  22 May  1937 ------
ROBSON    -  mother ----  21 May 1935 -----
TEMPLETON    -  George ----  22 May 1922  -----   
--GHT? -  Thelma ----   

Acknowledgements  -  335
O'CONNOR  -  Mrs P.  and family ----
MYERS  -  Constable and Mrs E.M.  -------
BLEE  -  the family of R.C.Blee  ---------

Funeral Notices  -  360
McMULLAN   -  John Patrick  ----  to the Catholic Cemetery,  Rangiora ---
SHEASBY     -  Frederick William  -----  for the Ellesmere Public Cemetery ----
SEATON    -  Mary Emma  ------   for the Baptist Cemetery, Rangiora
FORGESON    -  Zillah  Isadore -----    for the Bromley Cemetery


Monday 23 May  1938
Births  -  261
GIBB -  on 14 May  at Nelson,  ----
JACK  -  on 22 May  at  -----
LAUGESEN  -  on 22 May at  -----
MARSHALL  -  on 22 May at   -- -----  of Rakaia --
McRAE  -  on 20 May at  --- Waimate
YOUNG  -  on 21 May at   ------

Deaths  -  361
BEARMAN  -  on 22 May at -- Henry  --hus. of Elizabeth E. -------
BROWN  -  on 21 May at  --- Charles Lester Brown -----   hus of late Lucy Mary  ---- son of William & Susannah  of --Timaru  aged 54
CHAMBERS  -  on 22 May at  --- Francis --hus of Alice,  ---  Leeston,  --son of Martha and late George  of Lyndhurst  aged 57
CHURCH  -  on 21 May at  --- Oamaru ---  Charles Henry  ---hus of Martha Church,  aged 67  ----
DAWSON  -  (nee Rakera Hopa)  on 21 May at   ----  
DEVEREUX -  on 22 May at ---Lucy ---wife of Louis devereux  in her 66th year
DOGGETT  -  on 21 May at ---Southbrook,  Isabella,  widow of John Doggett  aged 77 years.
GIBBS    -  on 22 May  at  --Marion  widow of Isaac Gibbs -----  dau. of late Thomas & Sarah Kempthorne,  Dunedin  aged 73 years
GILES    -  on 20 May  at ---  Kaiapoi,  Obed Giles  aged 76
GRIMMER  -  on 21 May at ----  Alfred William ---hus of Helen Reid  in his 73rd year.
HOLMES   - on 22 May at --- Gwladys Edith  ---dau. of late E.T.Holmes ----  age 29 years ----
LEWIS     -  on 21 May at -- Ellen  widow of the late  David Eliot Lewis  in her 65th year  internment at Temuka Cemetery  today.
McDOWELL  -  on 20 May at ---- Harold Hugh ---  son of late Thomas & Louisa McDowell  -----
PENDER  -  on 21 May  at res of her sister ----- Mrs A.E.Laing --- Margaret Joan  ---dau of Mr and Mrs J.Pender ---   age 16 years
PYNE    -  on 21 May at ---Henry -----   aged 97
SCOTT   -  on 21 May at ---  Isabella --wife of Henry Clark Scott  ---------

In Memoriam  -  362
ALMAO -     ---Agnes  ----   at Wellington  23 May 1937-----
DRINKWATER -  mother ---  23 May 1934 -----
JERARD  -  father ---  23 May 1934 -----
PARSONS  -  ---wee Raymond  --- grandson of Hubert and Alice Parsons  23 May 1937
PARSONS  -  wee Raymond ----  Auntie Maud -----
PARSONS  - wee Raymond  ----    Mum and Dad ----
STACE  -  Violet Wildus  ----   23 May 1937 ----  father, brothers and sisters.

Funeral Notices  -  377
BROWN -  Charles Lester Brown ----   for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
McDOWELL -  Harold Hugh ----  for the Addington Cemetery  ------
CHAMBERS  -  Francis Chambers  -----   for the Methven Cemetery  ----
BEARMAN  -  Henry -----      for the Sydenham  Cemetery  -----
SCOTT  -  Isabella Scott ----    for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
PYNE  -   Henry -------    for the Sydenham Cemetery  -----
HOLMES -  Gwladys Edith ----     for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
DEVEREUX -  Lucy ---      for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
PENDER  -  Margaret Joan ----      for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
GRIMMER  -  Alfred William -----     for the Waimari Cemetery  -----
DOGGETT  -  Isabella -----  for the Methodist Cemetery,  East belt, Rangiora ---
GILES  -  Obed ----  for the Kaiapoi Church of England Cemetery ------


Tuesday  24 May  1938
Births -  378
NOBLE  -  -----
SUNDERLAND  -  ------
WINDER  -  

Golden Wedding  -  378
LOGAN - MASLIN  -  on 24 May  1888  at geraldine  --- Edwin Henry Logan  to  Elizabeth Edith Maslin  ------

Deaths  -  378
AUSTEN   -  William  --- son of late Edward & Elizabeth   brother of -------  accidentally killed.
CARR  -  on 23 May at ----  Sarah Jane ---wife  of late Frederick  in her 76th year
HENWOOD  -  on 23 May at ---Edwin Horatio  widower of  late Mary K. Henwood,  in his 71st year ---
McKERCHER  -  on 23 May at Timaru ----John,  ---hus. of Bertha Maud   in his 61st year  late of Forest Hills,  Southland
SCOTT  -  on 21 May at ----  wife of Henry Clark  ------
WOODING  -  on 23 May  at Te Moana,  Ward,  Marlborough,  Alice Amy  ---wife of  Richard Arthur  and dau. of late William Andrews  -----

In Memoriam  -  291
GIBBS  -  Isabella --- 18 May 1937  ----  hus. Benjamin ----
GIBBS  -  Bella ----18 May 1937 ----
GROVE  -  Herbert Edmund  -  18 May  1934 -----
McGEE  -  Samuel  ---  
NIHONIHO  -   Rongotehengia   ---  only sister  and family -----
NIHONIHO  -  dad  Rongotehengia   and  my son ---  18 May 1931 -------
RYDE  -  --husband and father  ---18 May 1935 ---
SMITH  -  ---hus. and father  John Washington Smith  ---  at Ashburton  18 May 1937 ------

Funeral Notices  -  391
CHAMBERS  -  Francis ---  for the Methven cemetery ---
BEARMAN  -  Henry  ---   for the Sydenham Cemetery  ---
SCOTT   - Isabella  -----    for the Bromley Cemetery  -----
HENWOOD  -  Edwin Horatio ---    for the Sydenham Cemetery  -----
CARR  -  Sarah Jane ---  for the Church of England Cemetery Rangiora ----
HENWOOD  -  Oak of Sydenham Lodge  ----
CHAMBERS  -  Loyal Methven Lodge -------


Wednesday  25 May  1938
Births  -  392
BAKER  -  on 23 May  at Geraldine -----
COURAGE  -  on 24 May  at ----
CRESSWELL  -  on 21 May  at -------Ashburton ---
GEDDES  -  on 19 May  at ----Wellington ----
PIERCE -  on 23 May at Leeston ----
WILSON  -  on 23 May to ------

Deaths  -  302
CARR  -  on 23 May  --- Sarah Jane  ---wife of late Frederick  and mother of ----  aged 75 years
COLLINS  -  on 24 May at  Wairekei,  Edith -  -wife of B.Reginald Collins --
GAY  -  on 24 May at --Roy P. ---  hus. of Eveline  and --son of E.A.Gay  ---- in his 41st year
MACKAY  -  on 20 May Grant Harris  ---  son of Mr and Mrs W. Calder Mackay -- Remuera ---  in his 17th year
MACKENZIE  -  on 21 May at  the Manse, Toorak, Melbourne,  Janet Torry --wife of Rt Rev John Mackenzie,  --dau of late Keith Ramsay,  of Dunedin.
TAYLOR - on 24 May at ---  Arthur Bertram  --hus of thel H.Taylor,  in his 48th year
WORTHINGTON  -  on 24 May at ---Caroline   --- mother of ----  

In Memoriam  -  393
HANSON  -  ---son Laurel William  who died 25 May 1929 -----   father, brother,  sister
RAMBLE  -  mother ---  25 May 1937 -----  daughter ---
THOMPSON  -  mother -- Emily Elizabeth   25 May 1936 -----  dau -----

Acknowledgements  -  393
TURNER  -  Mrs S.C.  and family wish to thank ------

Funeral notices  -  412
WORTHINGTON  -  Caroline ----- for the Bromley Cemetery -----


Thursday  26 May 1938
Births  -  413
ALLEN  -  on 25 May at ----  
AUSTEN  -  on 23 May  -----
CHAMBERS  -  on 24 May at ---- Ashburton ---  nee Beatrice Gardiner
DELL -  on 25 May at ----  nee Hortin---
SUTHERLAND  -  on 25 May at  ---  

Marriages -  413
CHATTERTON - GREEN  -  on 20 April  at ---- Masterton --- Walter Vine Chatterton  - son of ----- Dunsandel -- to Roma   Green ----  

Deaths  -  413
GAY  -  on 24 May at ----  Royal Parmenas  ---hus of Evelyn  aged 40 years
HARRIS -  on 25 May at Thomas Henry  ---hus of Mary A  Harris  father of ---  aged 70
HOOD -  on 24 May at ---  Miles Hood  ---father of  -----  aged 91 years
MANSELL -  on 25 May --Alice ---wife of Walter A.  ------
McCLELLAND  -  on 25 May at ----  Kathleen Louisa   -- dau. of late John Johnston McClelland  of Dublin, Ireland --
McMANUS  -  on 24 May at ---  Westport  John Thomas  ---hus of Agnes  in his 65th year,   late of Kilmore, Victoria

In Memoriam  -  414
HULL -  Ivie ---   hus and father  --  26 May 1936 ------
NEALE  -  Rene  nee COX  ---  26 May 1936  -----  sister -------
PURVIS  -  Mary ---  wife and mother ---  26 May  1931 ---

Funeral Notices  -  428
HARRIS  -  Thomas Henry Harris ---    leave from daughter ---------  for the Bromley Cemetery ------
GAY  -  Royal Parmenas  ----   for the Bromley Cemetery ------
HOOD -  Miles ----    for the Sydenham  Cemetery ------
TAYLOR -  Arthur Bertram  -----  soldiers' portion  Bromley Cemetery -----
McCLELLAND  -  Kathleen Louisa ----    for the Bromley Cemetery ------


Friday  27 May  1938
Births  -  428
BAXTER  -  on 25 May at ----
FISHER  -  on 25 May at -----  to Mr and Mrs A. J.Fisher ---
FISHER  -  on 26 May at ----  

Marriage  -  428
UPRITCHARD  -  SHARP -  428 -  18 April  at ---  Rangatira John Upritchard  of Domett   to  Helena Mary Sharp ----

Deaths  -  428
GRAHAM    -  on 26 May at Palmeston North ---  Robert  5th son of late ---  W. and M. Graham ---  late of Leithfield ----
HILL   -  on 25 May at --William Frederick ---hus of Eva  -------
MAGUIRE  -  on 26 May at Methven ---  Bernard  --hus of Kathleen  aged ----

In Memoriam  -  429
DAWSON  -  ---dad Charles William Dawson  --d. 27 May 1922 ------
GIDDENS  -  Helena  ---27 May 1937  ----
McINTOSH  -  Grace ---  at Hawarden  on 27 May 1923 ----
REABY  -  Evelyn --  27 May 1935 ---
WATKINSON  -  hus. Benjamin Taylor  ---27 May 1935 ------

Acknowledgements -  429
HAMEL  -   Mrs F. and family wish to thank -----
KITSON  -  Mrs O.  and family wish to thank ------

Funeral Notices  -    451
McKENDRY -  Margaret ----    tomorrow Saturday   ----  for the Methven Cemetery ------
MAGUIRE  -  Bernard ----  tomorrow  ---  for the Methven Cemetery ---
McCLELLAND  -  Kathleen Louisa  ----  this day ---  for the Bromley Cemetery ----
MAHER  -  Mary ---    on Saturday ---  then to the Linwood Cemetery ----


Saturday  28 May  1938
Births  -  452
BLAIN  -    on 24 May  at Rakaia  ----  
CHAFFEY  -  on 25 May  at  Kaikoura  -----

Marriage  -  452
WHALE -  WALL  -  on 1 January  at -------Maurice Kendrick  ------  Lyttelton  to  Queenie Iris -----

Deaths  -  452
BILLINGS  -  on 27 May at ----  Elizabeth  widow of Peter  late of  ---- Geraldine  
BOND  -  on 26 May  ----  Nellie  widow of Chas. Kingston Bond  aged 76 years -----
ISBISTER  -  ----  Margaret Garden  widow of Jas.   in her 80th year ----
JENNETT  -  26 May  at -- Timaru,  Nathan  ---  hus. of Ruth Jennett   aged 77 years ----
LAING  -  on 27 May at ---  Alexander Gladstone   -----
LYNCH  -  on 27 May at  ---   Sarah ---  widow of James   in her 77th year ---
MILLER  -  on 27 May  at --- Henrietta  widow of George  Miller    aged 87 years
OPPENHEIM  -  on 27 May at  -- Clarence Batten  ---hus of Catherine  --- aged 47 years   11/616 main Body  NZEF  Wellington Mounted Rifles ---
PALMER  -  on 27 May at ----  Reginald Thomas   ---son of  Reginald and Eunice Palmer   aged 1 year 9mths
RAY  -  on 27 May at  ---- George Ivan  ---son of Mr and Mrs G.L.Ray ----  aged 3 years
STEPHENS  -  on 27 May at ----  Lucy  ---wife of William Albert Stephens  ---  mother of  ------  aged 65 years   formerly of Rangiora --
WALES  -  on 26 May   Edward  Arthur Wales   --------

In Memoriam  -  453
DORE  -  David  ---  hus. and father   d.  29 May  1937 ---
HINTON  -  Cecil ---  29 May 1936,    also Mum  2 October 1921,    Dad   29 April  1925  -----
LOCHEAD  -  ---- wee Kelvin  29 May 1932 ------
SANDS  -  mother ----  29 May 1934 -----
TERRIS  -  Florence  Louise   28 May  1935 ----

Acknowledgements  -  453
STRONG  -  Leonard  -    wish to thank ------
MOODIE  -  Mr and Mrs P.  sen  and family wish to thank -----

Funeral Notices  -  467
PALMER  -    late son Reginald Thomas ---  for the Bromley Cemetery ----
RAY  -   George Ivan  son of   Mr and Mrs G.L.Ray ----     for the Bromley Cemetery ----
MILLER  -  Henrietta -  for the Bromley Cemetery ----
MAHER  -  Mary ----  to the Linwood Cemetery ---
STEPHENS  -  Lucy ------  for the Bromley Cemetery ----
BILLINGS  -  Elizabeth ----    for the Temuks Cemetery  ----
LYNCH  -  Sarah ---   for the Sydenham Cemetery  -----


Monday 30 May  1938
Births  -  468
EMPSON  -  on 28 May  at -----
LEGGETT  - on 28 May at --Auckland -------

Deaths  -  468
BILLINGS  -  on 27 May at ----  Elizabeth,  widow of Peter Billings  late of --Geraldine
BRAZIER  -  on 28 May  -- William George  (Barney)  ---hus of Edith  in his 51st year   Late of Addington Workshops
DAVENPORT -  on 27 May at ----  Hannah Marie  dau of late Willaim Henry & Maria Davenport  -- aged 78 years
HONEYBONE  -  on May 29 at Petone,  Catherine Elizabeth --wife of Lawrence  ---dau. of Mr and Mrs W. CREAN,  Hawarden,  in her 34th year
HUMPHREYS  -  on 28 May at --Samuel Edmund --   aged 68 years --
ISBISTER  -  on 27 May at ----  dau. ----Margaret Garden  widow of J.T.Isbister   in her 80th year
KIESANOWSKI  -  on 29 May  at ---  Laurence Joseph  ---son of John and Annie  --- aged 26 years
McGIFFERT  -  on 29 May  ---Rangiora,  Ellen (nellie)  --wife of John McGiffert,  and --mother of Ruby  -----
NEWBLE  -  on 28 May at --Rangiora,  George Alfred  --hus of Kate  ----
PARKIN  -  on 28 May at Wellington,  Henry --hus. of Matilda   of Riverton --
PILGRIM  -  on 28 May at  ----  Louis Scott  ---hus of Emily Ethel ----  in his 65th year
POULTER  -  on 29 May at  James Leander ---hus of Minnie E.Poulter  ---  in his 72nd year  formerly of Greymouth
THOMAS  -  on 28 May at  Olive --wife of George Henry Thomas  aged 32 years
ZIMMERMANN -  on 28 May at --  Sarah (Cecily)  --wife of R.C.  

In Memoriam  -  468
WOODFIELD  -   dad    died 30 May  1937  ------

Acknowledgements  -  468
GOODWIN  -  Mrs J.T.  and family wish to thank -----

Funeral Notices  -  379
MILLER  -  Henrietta  ----   for the Bromley Cemetery  ---
RAY  -  George  Ivan ----   for the Bromley Cemetery  ---
ZIMMERMANN  -  Sarah (Cecily)    for the Waimari Cemetery  ---
BRAZIER  -  William George  (Barney)   for the Bromley Cemetery  ---
BILLINGS  -  Elizabeth ---   for the Temuka Cemetery ---
DAVENPORT  -  Hannah Maria    ------  for the Addington  Cemetery  ---
POULTER  -  James Leander  ----   for the Bromley Cemetery  ---
KIESANOWSKI  -  Laurence Joseph ----    for the Linwood Cemetery  ---
HONEYBONE  -  Catherine Elizabeth  ----  to the Horsley Downs Cemetery ----
McGIFFERT  -  Ellen  ----  for the Balcairn Cemetery ---
ISBISTER  -  Margaret Garden  -   for the Addington Cemetery  ---
NEWBLE -  George Alfred --   for the Anglican Cemetery,  Rangiora --
PARKIN  -  Henry ---  of sister Mrs A. Finlayson ---  Ashburton ---  for the Ashburton Cemetery ---
HUMPHREYS  -  Samuel  res of Mrs Cossar  ---  for the Springston Cemetery ----


Tuesday 31 May  1938

Births  -  480
CLARK  -  on 27 May  of Wataroa  -----
HUNTER  -  on 29 May  of Amberley -----
McKAY  -   on 29 May at  ------
PRATTLEY  -  on 28 May at -----   stillborn ---

Deaths  -  480
BENNETT  -  on 30 May at ----Samuel --hus of Sarah Dixon Bennett,  Greenpark,  in his 65th year ---
COOPER  -  on 30 May Charles Walter  --hus of Maud Mary  ---  aged 62 years ---
THOMSON  -  on 30 May at  ----  Jean Kitchener  ---mother of ----  aged 65 years----
WOOD  -  on 29 May at  Ethel Grace ---  dau of late George and Jane Wood,  ---sister of ----  

In Memoriam  -  481
PEARCE  -  --- father and mother ----  31 May 1933  and mother died  13 February  1933  ------    inserted by S. Young
YOUNG  -  ----  wife 31 May 1936 -----   Bessie and Roy
YOUNG  -    inserted by  ----- dau   Jean
YOUNG  -  Mum  ----  31 May 1936 ----

Acknowledgements  -  481
MACPHAIL  -   Mr A.A. Macphail  and Family  ------
BITMEAD  -  Mr and Mrs C.H.Bitmead   and family   -------
REEVES  -  Mr W. Reeves  and daughter (Oxford)  -----
KILDARE  -  Mrs M. Kildare,  Tuahiwi  ------

Funeral Notices  -  491
KIESANOWSKI  -  Laurence Joseph ----    for the Linwood Cemetery  ---
THOMSON  -  Jean Kitchener  ------    for the Linwood Cemetery  ---
COOPER  -  Charles Walter Cooper   ------    for the Bromley Cemetery  ---
BENNETT -  Samuel  ---  for the Springston Public Cemetery ---
BRAZIER  -  William George   -----    for the Bromley Cemetery  ---

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
28 July  2008

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