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Arthur Tasman Donovan & Beatrice ASTON
m. 18 Oct. 1892 at res. of Mr Alfred Aston, Glentunnel.
ages: both full age;
born: Tasmania / England;
parents: Mary Donovan, no father
Alfred & Sarah
Aston, nee YEMN, a miner.
witness: Charles Sheppard, Whitecliffs;
Nellie Ellis Sheppard, Whitecliffs;
James John Donovan & Alice SHIRLAW
m. 1 June 1898 at res. of Mr H.B.Hamlin,
ages: 28 / 29; occ:
farmer; bachelor / widow, 21 Dec. 1891.
born: Island Bay, Akaroa / Brighton, Sussex, England:
parents: John James & Susannah Donovan, nee WRIGHT,
Henry Benfield Hamlin ,
a tailor & M.A.E. nee WILLMER
witness: H.B.Hamlin, tailor, Christchurch; Ellen
John Donovan & Maria GUNNING
m. 4 September 1906 at res. of Mr John Gunning, Duvauchelles.
ages: 25 / 27; occ: mounted police
constable; born: Okarito, Westland /
Duvauchelles Bay. usual address: Ashburton;
parents: Michael & Annie Donovan, nee WALSH,
Sergt. of Police.
John & Martha
Gunning, nee LINN, farmer.
witness: Herbert Gregory, draper, Akaroa;
Linn Paton, Duvauchelles.
John Henry Donovan & Alice HANKINS
m. 20 February 1877 at St Andrew's Pres. Church.
ages: 25 / 24; occ: gas fitter;
witness: Edgar Payge, farmer, Ohoka;
Elizabeth Andrews, householder, Durham st.
Richard Donavan & Elizabeth CAMPBELL
m. 11 December 1862 in Christchurch
ages: 24 / 23; witness: Edward
McCluskey, Lyttelton; Ann Bryans,
Lyttelton; Elen Campbell;
Richard Donovan & Ada Margaret BURT
m. 3 April 1889 at Holy Trinity, Avonside.
ages: 31 / 24; occ: stationer; born:
Agadowr, County Cork, Ireland / Kaiapoi, NZ;
parents: Cornelius Henry & Alice
Donovan, nee JAGOE, farmer.
Thomas & Lucy Burt, nee MILLS,
witness: Frederick J.P.West,
compositor; J.A.Graham, farmer;
William Donovan & Mary PAGE
m. 3 March 1875 at The Manse (Presbyterian)
ages: 25 / 24; bachelor / widow;
occ: labourer / domestic servant;
witness: James Nicoll, plasterer, St Asaph
st; Johanna Donovan, St Asaph st, spinster.
Marriages - females
William LUCAS & Alice Catherine
Donovan m. 14 October 1926 at St Saviours,
ages: 33 . 29; occ: pottery
worker; born: Opawa / Auckland;
parents: William & Nora Lucas, nee MURPHY,
witness: M.E. Lawrell, Bealey Ave, E. Liddy,
Thomas Franklin MAIN & Anna Maria
Donovan m. 29 May 1869, in Catholic Church,
Christchurch. bride signed herself as Hannah
ages: 22 / 24; occ: stock driver;
witness: Malcolm Duncan; Margaret Deigh;
Thomas Franklin Main - bap. 1 August 1851 on board
"Duke of Portland" to James & Jane.
Thomas Franklin Main - bur. 16 August 1909, age
62, Linwood Cemetery.
Thomas Franklin Main - b. 7 March 1878
to Thomas & Hannah, nee Donovan,
Robert Russell HEAN & Florence Amy Donovan
m. 4 January 1899 at St Mary's, Addington.
ages: 25 / 27; occ: blacksmith;
born: Kaiapoi, Christchurch;
parents: John Davis & Ann Hean, nee BUSSELL,
Cornelius & Eliza Blanche
Donovan, nee LYE, farmer.
witness: William John Donovan, hotelkeeper,
Temuka; John Davis Hean, grocer,
Christchurch: May Ruth Evelyn Knight.
George William BLACKLER & Florence
Herbert HANKINS (known as Donovan) m. 12 July
1899 at Phillipstown.
ages: 26 / 26; occ: labourer /
waitress; born: Ellesmere / Christchurch;
parents: William & Ellen Blackler, nee TWEEDY,
witness: Joseph Henry Morrow, a painter, Barbadoes
st; Harry Donovan, Tuam st,
hairdresser; Ethel Donovan;
Henry Samuel BROWN & Harriett Helen KINCHANT
m. 14 July 1884 at St Matthews Church;
ages: 36 / 35; bachelor / widow, 15 June
1878; occ: accountant; born: Norwich, England /
Barbadoes, West Indies;
parents: John Thomas & Emily Brown, nee BACK,
Daniel Frankling &
Elizabeth Catherine Donovan, nee HOLLINGSWORTH,
witness: John Thos. Brown, W.S.Senior;
Bessie Brown; Thomas Wm Maude, solicitor, Christchurch;
Thomas BEWLAY & Margaret TURNER
m. 16 January 1909 at res. of Mr Whelsh, Montreal st, Chch.
ages: 58 / 63; bachelor / widow, about 20 years
ago: born: York, England / County Cork,
Ireland; occ: labourer / cook
parents: Richard & Elizabeth Bewlay, nee DENTON,
Timothy & Nelly Donovan,
nee DINGAN. farmer.
Alexander GRAY & Martha Margurite Donovan
- Hillgrove m. 28 June 1913 at St Peter's Manse,
ages: 22 / 22; occ: ironmongers
assistant: born: Dunedin / Ashburton;
parents: James & Annie Gray, nee McCORMICK,
Richard John Donovan
& Mary Hillgrove, nee WATTERS,
witness: Donald Andrew Campbell,
storeman; Annie McCormick Gray,
Edward James O'CONNOR & Mary Donovan
m. 4 November 1913 at Catholic Cathedral, Christchurch.
ages: 24 / 26; occ: railway servant /
dressmaker; born; Rakaia / Okarito.
parents: John & Margaret O'Connor, nee MAUGHAN,
Michael & Annie
Donovan, nee KELLY, sergeant of Police.
witness: Joseph Jon O'Connor, Courtenay,
labourer; Annie Donovan, cashier,
Agnes May - b. 9 July 1885 to John Henry &
Alice, nee HANKINS, mariner.
Catherine - b. 1 June 1874 to Patrick &
Bridget nee KENNAN.
Daisy - b. 11 June 1884 to John Henry &
Dora Blanche - b. 29 Nov. 1867 to Cornelius & Eliza
Blanche, Kaiapoi Island, farmer.
Dorothea Ileen - b. 23 March 1899 to James & Alice,
French Farm. farmer.
Edith Helen Augustus - b. 7 September 1869 to Cornelius & Eliza
Blanche, Kaiapoi Island, farmer.
Eileen Alma b. 17 June 1915 to Leslie Earl
& Eileen Amy, hairdresser.
Elizabeth - b. 18 April 1876 to Patrick &
Bridget, nee KINNAMAN, West Eyreton.
Ethel Ada Annie - b. 19 January 1882 to John Henry
& Alice Herbert, mariner, St Albans.
Florence Amy - b. 10 January 1871 to Cornelius
& Eliza Blanche, Kaiapoi, farmer.
Frances Gladys - b. 27 January 1892 to Thomas Frederick
& Elizabeth, a constable.
Hellen - bap. 27 March 1864 to Richard &
Elizabeth, nee CAMPBELL.
Henry Alfred - b. 17 May 1878 to Henry
& Alice, Sydenham.
Inez Herbert - b. 10 May 1912 to Henry
Alfred & Florence, hairdresser, Bealey
Iris Frances Herbert - b. 16 February 1908 to Percy Herbert &
Elizabeth Mary, a jockey,
James John - b. 22 September 1869 to James John
& Susannah Jane, Akaroa, carpenter.
John - b. 11 November 1871 to John & Bridget, nee KINNAHAN,
of Ashley Downs.
Leslie Earl - b. 23 June 1890 to John Henry
& Alice Herbert, nee HANKINS, seaman.
Mary Emily - b. 17 April 1866 to Cornelius &
Blanche, farmer, of Eyre.
Mary Fitzgerald - b. 15 August 1870 to John Fitzgerald
& Margaret, nee KING. res. Lyttelton.
Norman Alfred Errold - b. 30 October 1906 to Henry
Alfred & Florence, hairdresser.
Percy Herbert Corbin - b. 15 feb. 1880 to
John Henry & Alice Herbert, Christchurch.
Reginald Henry - b. 5 Feb. 1890 to Richard
& Ada Margaret, Sydenham, bookseller.
Ronald - b. 29 Nov. 1902 to James & Alice,
farmer, French Farm.
Thomas Frederick - b. 27 March 1885 to Thomas
Frederick & Elizabeth, Lyttelton. Gaol
William Herbert Frank - b. 12 Feb. 1887 to John
Henry & Alice Herbert, nee HANKINS,
William John - b. 17 May 1865 to
Cornelius & Eliza Blanche, farmer, Kaiapoi
bur. 14 February 1896, stillborn. Addington Cemetery
Alice - bur. 13 Nov. 1928, age 66, widow,
mother of P.R. Donovan & Mrs Weir, French
Farm & Mrs J. Mould of Duvauchelles. bur. Wainui Cemetery.
Alice Herbert - bur. 2 February 1942, age 90,
male, Hereford st.
Daisy Maud - bur. 16 July 1885 at Addington, age 13mths,
dau. of John Henry & Alice.
Frances Gladys - bur. 25 August 1893, age 19mths, dau.
of Thomas & Elizabeth, Kaiapoi.
James - bur. 25 November 1918, age 49, farmer,
Wainui. res. French Farm.
John James - bur. 14 March 1905, age 62,
Rev. J. - bur. 27 September 1881 res. Lyttelton.
Susannah - bur. 24 Jan. 1913, at Wainui, age 64,
wife of John (dec.). French Farm.
30 November 2012