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1887 - December - BMD
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Births - 002
BISSET - on 27 Nov
at --- to wife of G. Bisset - a daughter
GLEN - on 30 Nov.
at Linwood, to wife of R.P.Glen - a son
NALDER - on 30 Nov
at East Oxford to wife of Wm Arthur Nalder - a
Marriages - 002
BULLOCK - WOOD on
30 Nov at --- George Barkentin son of Alfred Bullock,
Avonside, to Eliza, dau of W.D.Wood, Riccarton, Christchurch
McDOWALL - McDOWALL
- on 26 Nov. at ---- William Marshall, son of
R.M.McDowall to Cecily May, dau of J.C.McDowall.
Deaths - 002
HARKISS - on 1 Dec at
Lyttelton, William Joseph, infant son of Thomas and
Sybella aged 6mths ------
KING - on 28 Nov at
Tai-Tapu beloved wife of Thomas King in her 38th year
3 December 1887
Deaths - 004
DYKES - Henry
Augustus Dykes, aged 44 Home and German papers
JURY - on 2
Dec at Lyttelton, Thomas Bowie, infant son of
George & Jane Jury aged 12 mths.
Birth - 008
HILL - on 2 Dec at
his res. to the the wife of Mr G.W.Hill - a son.
6 December 1887
Birth - 012
HARRISON - on 2
Dec at ---- to wife of Mr Joshua Harrison - a son.
Deaths - 012 page 2
ROBSON - on 6 Dec
at ---- George Robson aged 65
REEVES - on
5 Dec Walter de Gex Reeves, 4th son of Edmund Reeves,
Wimbledon, Surrey, aged 31
CHANEY - on 5 Dec
at -- poor little Charlie, dearly bel son of George and Ada
Chaney, aged 1 year 5 weeks.
LEGGETT - on 5 Dec at
--- Benjamin, nephew of J.Killick, son of Mrs
Leggett, London, aged 19 years.
MUMFORD - on 5 Dec
at --- Martha, beloved wife of David Mumford, aged 67
Marriage - 013 page 3
BETTY - HAGERTY -
at Christchurch on 6 December, Stewart Betty to Mary Ann
Funeral Notice - 014
ROBSON - George,
----- Wednesday at half past 2 o'clock for the Addington
Births - 017
HACKSHAW - on 28 November
at ----- to wife of William Hackshaw - a son.
SNOW - on 2
December at Dallington, to wife of F.P.Snow, of
Peraki, a daughter.
Deaths - 017
REEVES - on 5
Dec. Walter de Gex Reeves, 4th son of Edmund Reeves,
Wimbledon, aged 31.
ROBINSON - on 5 Dec
at ---- infant son of George and Mary Robinson, aged 16
ROBSON - on 6 Dec
at ---- Sydenham, George Robson, aged 65
SNOWBALL - on 6 Dec
at London Street, Richmond, William Aubone, inf son
of W. and E. Snowball, aged 3 mths.
8 December 1887
Births - 022
EMPSON - on 7 Dec
at Opawa to wife of A. Empson - a daughter
MASSEY - on 7
Dec at ----- to wife of Charles Beeston Massey
- a son.
Death - 022
WYATT - on 7 Dec at
-- Victor Cecil, son of Alfred and Isabella Wyatt,
aged 6 and half months.
Birth - 023
McKAY - on 6
Dec to wife of William McKay, Springfield - a
10 December 1887
Marriage - 026
CAMERON - LEWIS
on 7 Dec at -----Wm Cameron, son of Mr Alex Cameron,
Aberdeen, Scotland, to Amelia Ellen Lewis, 2nd dau of
T. Lewis, Christchurch.
Deaths - 026
FRANCIS - at ---
Harradine Cameron, inf. son of J.E. and M.A. Francis,
aged 8 days
MARSH - at
Templeton, on 9 Dec George Marsh aged 76
Marriage - 031
STILLWELL - WATT -
on 7 Dec at --Edward John, son of John Stillwell,
Hillmorten to Annie, dau of late Alexander
Wyatt of Fernside, Canterbury.
Death - 031
STAPLEFORTH - on 10 Dec
at Rangiora, James Ivory, son of Mr W. Stapleforth,
aged 27 years.
13 December 1887
Death - 034
YOUNG - on 12 Dec
at his res. Sefton, James Young, sen. aged 69
14 December 1887
Birth - 038
TUCKER - on 7 Dec
at --- Napier to wife of R.S.Tucker, of
Christchurch - a daughter.
Death - 038
WASHBOURNE - on 13
Dec at Brockworth, Riccarton, Mary Elizabeth,
wife of Henry John Washbourne, aged 64.
15 December 1887
Marriages - 041
KERMODE - PADDY -
on 8 Dec at ---- Joseph Henry Kermode, son of late Thomas
Kermode, Isle of Man, to Mary Amelia, adopted dau. of
PURCHASE - COX - at
--- by Primate of NZ (grandfather of the bride) the Rev.
H.T.Purchase to Lily Eleanor, dau. of C. Percy Cox,
17 December 1887
Funeral Notices -
043 page 2
ARMSTRONG - Jane
dau of John, leave his res at Loburn tomorrow at 12-10pm
for the Church of England cemetery, Rangiora.
Births - 044 page 3
ALLAN - on 15
Dec at Ferry road, to Mrs W.L.Allan - a son.
GUNDRY - on 14 Dec
at Christchurch to wife of W.H.Gundry - a son.
KING - on 13 Dec a
tArmagh street, Linwood, to wife of James
King (of Wellington ) - a daughter
Marriage - 044
ENGLAND - ELLIS
- on 8 December, Ernest Alfred, son of late Kelynge
England to Clara, dau of late William Henry Ellis,
both of Christchurch.
Deaths - 044
ALLAN - on 15 Dec
at Ferry road, bel. wife of W.L. Allan,
Acton, Rakaia, aged 3? years (31)
COOK - on 17 Dec at
Tuam st, west, Edward Cook, bel. son of
Amos Cook, aged 17
Births - 047
JONES - on 15 Dec
at 5 Hereford Tce, Mrs J. Ormsby Jones - a daughter
TOSWILL - on 17
Dec at the Parsonage, Lincoln, to wife of Rev. A.R.D.
Toswill - a daughter
Deaths - 047
- on 15 Dec at 323 Colombo st north,
Ada, bel. wife of J. Montague, aged 29.
on 18 Dec, --- Mr Robert Moore, at his res.
Hills Hills road, ( Rhodes' Swamp)
milkman, aged 40 years.
Funeral Notice 048
Robert, leave his res ----- tomorrow
Tuesday at 2-30pm for the Addington Cemetery.
20 December 1887
Births - 051
EVANS - on
18 Dec at Merivale to wife of Alfred Evans - a
FULTON - on 19 Dec
at Rangiora, to wife of John Fulton - a daughter.
WELLS - on 16 Dec
at Ellerbeck, Amberley to wife of C.A.Wells - a
Marriage - 051
BROWNELL - SCOTT -
on 13 Dec at -- West Oxford, North Canterbury -- Tasman William,
son of Captain J.S.Brownell, of Onehunga, to Jessie Mary
Waimate, dau. of W.H.Scott ---
Deaths - 051
DAVIS - on 19 Dec
at Richmond, Margaret Pattison, bel wife of
J.G.Davis, aged 33 years
MILLER - on 6 Nov,
at Cincinnati, U.S.A. --- of Typhoid
fever Mrs G.W.Miller (formerly Miss Florence Wilson, Christchurch)
21 December 1887
Births - 054
FULLER - on 20
December at Ashbourne, Ferry Road, to wife of
W.H.Fuller - a son stillborn.
Marriages - 054
HART - SHURY
- on 20 Dec at ---Ashburton -- Robert William son of George Hart,
of Winchmore to Ellen Grace, dau. of A.H.Shury ------
SEAGER - CONNON
- on 20 Dec at ---- S.Hurst Seager to Hestor
Deaths - 054
FULLER - on 20 Dec
at Ashbourne, Ferry road, Elizabeth, bel. wife of
W.H.Fuller, in her 35th year. ------
PARSONS - on 19 Dec
at Opawa, Elizabeth Helen, widow of F.J.Parsons, aged
Death - 060
BRIGGS - on 23
December at Hereford st, west, Marianne, bel. wife of
John Briggs, (Sergeant, Christchurch Police) aged 35 years.
24 December 1887
Funeral Notice - 064
De La MARE -
Caroline Ada --- for the Addington Cemetery on
Sunday 25th at 3pm ----
065 page 3
BRUNT - on 23 Dec.
at Linwood to wife of John E. Brunt - a son
FERGUSON - on 23 Dec at
National Bank, Hereford st, to wife of A. Ferguson - a son.
McCAUSLAND - on 23
Dec at ----- Mrs Clark McCausland, Papanui
- a son.
Deaths - 065
De La Mare - at St
Albans, Caroline Ada, aged 25.
SCOTT - on 21 Dec
at Christchurch Hosp. through fall from a horse, Adam
Scott, of Roxburghshire, Scotland, in his 62nd
Birth - 067
STEELE - on 24 Dec
at Lyttelton to wife of A.W.Steele - a son.
Deaths - 067
GUTHRIE - on 23
Dec at Belfast, Colville, bel son of Robert
Guthrie, aged 3 years and 10mths.
NORTHEY - on 24 Dec
at ---- Lyttelton, William Northey, of
Cornwall, England, aged 72 ----
27 December 1887
Birth - 068
COOK - on 26 Dec at
Warwick House to wife of Charles Cook - a daughter
Marriage - 068
REYNOLDS - PETERSON -
on 24 Dec at ---Halswell Michael Reynolds
to Matilda Peterson.
Death - 068
ROTHEBY - on 24
Dec drowned in Lake Ellesmere, John, son of
Henry Rothery, aged 19.
28 December 1887
Births - 071
DANDY - on 26 Dec
to wife of Arthur R. Dandy - a son.
HULSTON - on 25
Dec at New Brighton to wife of A. Hulston - a son.
Marriages - 071
BRYANT - WILLIAMS
- on 21 Dec at --- William Geo. Bryant to
Amy Read Williams -----
LOCK - COOKE
- on 26 Dec at ------ Richmond
----- Jethro Lock to Mary Elizabeth
(Minnie) 3rd dau of J.S.Cooke, all of Christchurch.
Death - 071
CURTIS - on 27 Dec
at res of her parents --- Linwood, Eva Clara, bel and
dau of Frank and Clara Curtis, aged 3 and half years
29 December 1887
Births - 077
MARSHALL - on 24
Dec at --- to wife of C.J.Marshall - a daughter
THOMPSON - on
Christmas day at the schoolhouse, Pleasant Point to
wife of J.Thompson - a daughter.
Marriage - 077
WOOD - MANSELL
- on 28 Dec at --- Gordon Parker Wood, of
Timaru to Margaret, dau of late W. Mansell of
Birth - 080
KAY - on 23 Dec at
Brookshaw, Pigeon Bay to wife of Charles Phillips Kay
- a son stillborn
Marriages - 080
HEARD - EVANS -
on 14 Dec at --- Levi William Heard to Charlotte
Martha Evans, 7th dau of G.Evans, builder of
HINDMARSH - MUFF
- on 29 Dec at --- Walter Morton Hindmarsh, son of
W.H.S.Hindmarsh, Reefton, to Elizabeth 6th dau of late
Isaac Muff ----
WILSON - GOSS -
on 26 Dec at ---- Hugh Wilson to Annie, 3rd dau
of James Goss, Christchurch.
Deaths - 080
BOWLES - on 29 Dec
at -- Linwood, George Richard, bel son of Henry and
Julia Bowles, aged 4 mths.
SHAVE - on 29 Dec
at -- Edmund George Shave, late of Jersey, aged
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