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- October 1888 -
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Birth - 004
on September 30th at Hewitts Road, Merivale, wife of Thomas H.
Barnett, - a son.
- on September 28th at Springfield, wife of John Matheson,
Simons Pass Station, Mackenzie Country, - a son.
on September 29th at Strowan, wife of Hon E.W.. Parker, - a son.
Deaths - 004
GORLE - at
Metherell Tower, Devon, England, John Taylor Gorle, late Captain
HESLOP - on 29
Sept. at res of her son in law A.J.Abbott, 139 Manchester
st, Jane relict of George Heslop, in her 83rd year.
2nd October 1888
Birth - 005
THOMAS - on
September 30th at Fairfield Tce.
Worcester street, wife of Edward Thomas, Browns Bridge,
Amberley, a son.
Marriage - 005
COOPER - ROBERTS - on
Sept. 26th at the Office of the Registrar, Christchurch,
Thornhill Cooper to Julia, daughter of William Roberts
Death - 005
BOWLING - on 1st October, at
Cashel Street, East, Linwood, Ellen,
relict of the late Capt. Bowling, R.N. Great Yarmouth, England,
3rd October 1888
Marriage - 008
HEPWORTH - STARKISS
- on October 2nd at ---
George, 2nd son of George Hepworth, to Sarah
eldest daughter of George Starkiss, of Christchurch.
Death - 008
DUNN - on
Sept.16th, at Ashburton, NZ, Elizabeth, widow of the late Rev.
(Oxonian) of Bath, England, also widow of Capt. G. Compton, New
Militia, (18_5) formerly of H.M. Dragoon Guards, "Blues"
and mother of the late George Compton, of Ashburton.
Thursday 4th October 1888
Deaths - 012
- on October 3rd at Tankerville,
Robert, eldest son of John Mather, aged 13 years and six
NEWELL - on
October 3rd at Mount Magdala, "Sister
Mary, of the Compassion" nee Newell, aged 30 years,
Funeral Notice - 013
PEACOCK - William,
son of Oliver, will leave his res. Coleridge st,
Sydenham, on Friday 5 Oct. at 2pm for the Addington
5th October 1888
Birth - 017
ANSON - on August
14th at Elm Hill, Hawkhurst, Kent, wife of Frederick Anson, of
Peraki, New Zealand, - a son.
FRICKHOFFER - on
October 4th at her res. Cranmer Square, wife of Carl
Frickhoffer, - a son
Marriage - 017
LENEHEN - HART -o n Oct.
2nd at Carmel House, the res. of the Brides mother. --Nicholas P.
son of Edward Lenehen Esq. of
Dublin, to Agnes Ellen
(Nellie) 2nd daughter of the
late Mr B. Hart Esq.
Death - 017
HARDIE - on
October 4th at Tomes
Road, Papanui, Clarence Stanley, beloved son of Charles Doray
& Constance Isobel Hardy, age 11 months.
Saturday 6th October 1888
Birth - 019
HANCOCK - on
September 30th, at
Beaconsfield, Strowan, the wife of Arthur H. Hancock, - a
Marriage - 019
BARRY - MARRIOTT -
on Oct. 4 at the Office of the Registrar, Christchurch,
William Barry to Helen Marion, dau. of
late Frederick Henry Marriott.
HOSTICK - BINNING -
on Sept. 12 at Christchurch, J.T.Hostick of
Wellington, to Mary Olindo Binning,
daughter of George Lewit Binning of Christchurch.
Death - 019
GRANTHAM - on
October 5th, at Royal Hotel, Lyttelton,
Maude Grantham, daughter of Robert & Helen Grantham.
age 1 year, 9 months,
Funeral Notice - 020
GRANTHAM - Maude, dau. of Mr Robert Gratham
will leave his res.
Royal Hotel, Lyttelton, on Sunday at 3pm. for the Church of
Monday 8 October 1888
Marriage - 024
BARRY - MARRIOTT -
October 4 at ---
Christchurch, William Barry to Helen Marion, dau. of the late
Frederick Henry Marriott, musician
Deaths - 024
CARPENTER - on
October 7 at Oak Farm, Yaldhurst, Ethel
Mary, 3rd daughter of G.F. & M. J. Carpenter, aged 13 years.
Immflamation of the lungs.
EXALL - on October
7 at Springfield, Joseph Exall aged 70 years.
at 265 Madras Street,
North, Percy Cornwall, infant son of James & Alice
Genet, aged 4 months.
- on October 4, at his residence,
Sheffield, William Watson in his 90th year. Died in Peace.
Tuesday 9 October 9
Births - 027
CROOKS - October
6th at Salisbury Street, East, to wife of H.Crooks, a
son, both doing well.
October 5th at Schoolhouse, Glentunnel, to wife of Charles
Opie, a daughter.
SLADDEN - October
4th at Petone, Wellington, to wife of D. Sladden a
October 5th at Ashburton, to wife of Dr. J.M. Tweed,
Death - 027
on August 15 at Manchester,
England, Harry W. Henderson, late of Christchurch,
age 32 years.
ISLIP - on October
7th, at res. of her brother,
Mr Conyers Peach at
Opawa, Elizabeth, relict of the late Mr
S.B.Islip, of Pectenhall, Bedfordshire, England.
- on October 5th, at Hereford Street
East, Ellen, relict of the late Dr. Twining, age 86 years.
WEIR - on October
6th, at Heathcote Valley, Martha A.Weir, age 23 years.
Wednesday 10 October 1888
Marriages - 029
DAVIE - GREENSTREET - on
8 Oct. at -- Frank Hraman Davie to Mary Kate Greenstreet.
MANSELL - PAGE - on
13 Sept. --- Phillip Davis , 3rd son of late William Mansell to
Frances, dau of late William Page, both of Christchurch.
Deaths - 029
FINDLAY - on 9
Oct. at North belt, george Findlay, aged 58 Melbourne
and Dunedin papers please copy.
drowned off the Maraoa, Isabella Gibson Henderson, dau of David
Froude, Auckland and loved sister of Mrs F.T.Roper, also Henry Frouda,
inf son of Henry & Isabella Henderson.
MAHONY - on
9 Oct. at Christchurch Hospital, Jerimiah Mahony,
aged 41 years.
on 9 Oct. at --Sydenham, Martha, bel. wife of Thomas Quick, aged
34, formerly of Ludgvan, Crawlas, Cornwall. dau of John &
RANGER - on
8 Oct at res of Mrs Kirk, Tancred st, Ashburton, Ann
Ranger, relict of James Ranger, aged 74. Nelson and
Blenheim papers please copy.
11 October 1888
Birth - 033
on September 20th at 15 Princes Gate, London, wife of
G.H.Rhodes, - a son.
Saturday 13th October 1888
Birth - 038
McMILLAN - on October 12
at No 2 Sandridge Tce, King Street, Sydenham, the wife of
J.O.McMillan - a son, both doing well.
OAKEY - on
October 12 at London Street, Lyttelton, wife of H.Oakey, -
a son, Nelson papers please copy.
on October 11 at Lyatt, Ashburton, wife of W.F. Somerville,
- a daughter.
WHITFORD - on
October 9 at Lyttelton, wife of C? Whitford, - a son.
Marriage - 038
MABLY - SMITH - on
October 9 at --
Thomas Pearce, son of T.P.Mably Esq. Christchurch,
to Emma Maple, dau. of late Robert Smith Esq.
Death - 038
HUNTER - on
October 12th at his son -in-law's
residence, Worcester Street, Linwood, William Hunter, late farmer
of Dunsandel, age 82 years
on October 12th at Rangiora, Mrs
Elizabeth Banks, eldest daughter of Mr. A. Gardiner, of
Moeraki Downs, age 48
WRIGHT - on October
12th at Cashmere Arms, the beloved wife of William A. Wright, age 34
Monday 15 October 1888
Birth - 040
on October 12th at Homebrook, Southbridge, wife of L.
Mathias, - a son.
NEWNHAM - on
October 14th at Matsons Road, Papanui, wife of C.L. Newnham, - a son.
Tuesday 16 October 1888
Birth - 042
SEY - on October
3rd at Cashel Street, Linwood, to wife of William Sey,
- a daughter.
WOOD - on October
6th at Lynton Downs, Swyncombe, to wife of Charles, - a daughter.
Marriage - 042
ARMSTRONG - CAVE -
on October 13th at St. Lukes Church, by The Ven. Archdeacon
John Edward Armstrong, to Matilda Miriam Cave.
Death - 042
HAY - on July 22nd
at his res. Teraki, Chatham Islands, Thomas Osborne Hay, age 48
Wednesday 17 October 1888
Birth - 047
GUNN - on October
13th at 17 Kilmore Street East, to wife of R.N.Gunn, - a daughter.
Marriage - 047
METHERELL - THOMPSON -on
8th October at Richmond, --resident of the
Weslyan Conference, James A.M. Metherell of Ashley,
daughter of Joseph Thompson, sen. Southbrook, (near Rangiora.)
Death - 050
HAY - on 22 July at his res.
Teraki, Chatham Islands, Thomas Osborne, aged 48.
Birth - 053
ROBINSON - on
October 17th at Hewitts Road, Merivale, wife of William Robinson,
- a son.
Death - 053
NEWTON - on
October 10th at Tay
Street, Richmond, Thomas Alexander Newton, beloved
son of William &
Birth - 057
BAXTER - on 19 October
at Worcester st, Linwood, to wife of Harrold Baxter - a
Death - 057
GILLING - on 18 oct. at
Christchurch, Leonard George (Lennie) dearly loved son of Ada and
George Gilling, aged 9mths
Monday 22nd October 1888
Birth - 058
DEANE - on
October 20th at Caledonian Road, St. Albans, wife of T. Deane, -
HERBERT - on
October 20th at Schoolhouse, Clarkville, Kaiapoi, wife of
W.H.Herbert - a daughter.
Marriage - 058
BURGESS - BOOT -on
October 18th at --Harry
William, son of Frederick Burgess of Sydenham,
to Alice, daughter of James Boot of Christchurch.
WEBSTER - PLASKETT -
on October 18th at View Hill, Oxford, George Johnston
Webster to Amelia Elizabeth Plaskett.
Death - 058
- on October 7th at Sydney
after a long & painful illness, George, youngest
surviving son of the late John Cooper Dix , in his 18th year.
UNWIN - on October
20th at Killinchy, George Mortin Unwin,
father of H.J. Unwin, age 83, died in
peace. Melbourne papers please copy.
Tuesday 23rd october 1888
Birth - 061
HOGBEN - on October
21st wife of George Hogben, - a son.
McRAE - on October
20th at Amberley, wife of George McRae, a- daughter.
Marriage - 061
THOMPSON - COLLINS -on
Oct. 16th at--.J.Thompson, son of late Mr. W.J.Thompson, M.D.
Dublin to M.G. Collins, dau of
late W. Collins of Chch.
Death - 061
BOOTH - on
October 20th at Woodend, Sarah, youngest
daughter of the late Thomas & Sarah Booth, in her 22nd
HARLOW - on
October 21st, at Victoria Street,
Rangiora. Frances Elizabeth, 2nd daughter of
Sarah Harlow, age 20 years.
LIGHTBAND - on
October 22, Russell Lightband, infant son of Charles &
Margaret, age 7 days.
WARR - on 8 Oct. at Battersea
st, Sydenham, Lily May Warr, dau. of George & Annie
Warr aged 10 years, Bridport and Guernsey papers please
Wednesday 24th October 1888
Birth - 067
GRANT - on October
22nd at Elloughton, Timaru, wife of W. Grant, - a
McINTYRE - on
October 22nd at Christchurch, wife of George Mc Intyre, - a
Birth - 068
TOWEND - on 20 october at 28
Park tce to wife of Dr J.H.Townend - a daughter.
Marriage - 068
DARE - POWELL - on 17 Oct at
--Kaiapoi William Alexander, elder son of Henry Dare to
Mary Louisa, eldest dau of late William Langley Powell, of Kaiapoi
HARRISON - WILLIAMS - on 24 Oct
at --Prebbleton, James Harrison, of Clent Hills, Ashburton
to Katherine, dau of late Charles Williams, -- Prebbleton.
26th October 1888
Marriages - 073
BLYTH - MORRISEY - on 23 Oct.
at -- David, eldest son of A.Blyth, Leeston to Nellie, eld.
dau of late Edward Morrisey.
DUNN - HUNT - on 9 Oct. at
-- Waimate, Frederick Alfred, eldest son of J.T.Dunn,
Christchurch to Caroline, dau of John Hunt, Waimate.
Death - 073
on October 25th at Walpole Street,
Sydenham, Mary Ann (Polly), beloved wife of George Bensley,
age 29. deeply regretted.
DAVIS - on
October 24th at Gloucester Street. Latimer
Square, Lillie, beloved daughter of Hyam & Leah Davis, aged
on October 24th at Blenheim, the wife of George
Henderson, aged 70 years.
HARDEY - on
October 24th at North Road, Kaiapoi,
Canterbury, Henry Hardey, the beloved husband of Isabella Hardey,
age 69 years.
27th October 1888
Birth - 076
HELPS - on
October 22nd at Central Hotel, wife of Francis Helps, - a
Marriage - 076
HUME - GARDEN - on
October 24th at -- Clinton, -- William Hume, BNZ,
Kaiapoi, to Mary Pender Garden,eldest daughter
of Mr. James Garden, Clinton.
Funeral Notice - 079
BRUCE - Annie, dau
of Mr Samuel Farrell, --- leave Lyttelton tomorrow Sunday at
3pm for the Public Cemetery.
Monday 29th October 1888
Births - 080
CHILMAN - on
October 27th at London Street, Lyttelton, wife of Edward
Chilman, - a son.
LONGNEY - on
October 17th at the Junction, Tophouse, Nelson, wife of
Nathaniel, - a son.
Marriages - 080
BAILEY - McGREGOR
-on Oct 24at --- George, eldest son
of George Bailey,
Eyreton, to Isabella Margaret, 2nd dau of
Mr William McGregor of Flaxton.
POTTINGER - MORTON - on 24 Oct
at -- Arthur William, son of John Morrison Pottinger, to
Fannie Gertrude (Nan), dau of James W.Morton, Sumner
Death - 080
FOOK - on
October 27th at Bankfield, St. Andrews, Charles Compton Fook, of
Ashburton, age 36
STREETER - October 28th
at Halswell, Henry William the
eldest son of Mrs Streeter, Halswell, age 21 years, deeply
Tuesday 30th October 1888
Birth - 083
BROWN - on October 25th at Brenchley Road,
Lyttelton, wife of W.G.Brown - a daughter
Wednesday 31 October 1888
Birth - 084
NEWMAN - on 23 Oct at 32
Salisbury st, to wife of C.A.Newman - a son
Death - 084
WRAGG - on 29 Oct at
Kaiapoi, Martha, relict of Thomas Wragg, late of
Bradwell, Derbyshire, aged 82.
28 September 2004
updated 24 October 2009