Bluff Wharf 191?

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Marriage of William Brown and Mary Agnes McCarten 26 December 1888

A marriage printout I purchased and am happy to share with others involved in genealogy.  Nb: Variations in spelling.  A family bible and descendants have always used McCarten but variations in spelling, due to illiteracy, were common.

1888 Marriages in the District of Christchurch No. 135

Where and when

1888 On the 26th day of December in The Catholic Church, Shand’s Track (Lincoln)

Groom
William Brown
Age 26
Farmer
Bachelor
Birthplace : Melbourne
 Residence: Present = Broadfield  Usual = Broadfield
Father: Michael Brown   Occupation: Farmer
Mother Bridget Brown   Maiden name: Bridget Ryan

Bride
Mary Agnes McCartin
Age 19
Housekeeper
Spinster
Birthplace: New Zealand
Residence: Present = Broadfield  Usual = Christchurch
Father: Patrick McCartin  Occupation: Farmer
Mother Mary McCartin   Maiden name: Mary Cunningham

Officiating Minister J C Chervier

In the presence of us,

Patrick J Brown, Farmer, Broadfield
Bridget Burns, Servant, Broadfield

 

 

 


Bluff School 1909-1959

Alphabetised roll of Bluff School from 1909-1959.  Held in Invercargill City Library archive.  The name on the right is the name of the person enrolling the child.

Abernathy – Calder

Calder-Duncan

Duncan-Haywood

Haywood-MacKay

Mackie-Niven

Niven-Ryan

Ryan-Undrill

Undrill-Young


Invercargill Census 1878

Otago Daily Times 3 April 1878

Otago Daily Times 3 April 1878


First Oystering Fatality

28 March 1910 Otago Daily Times

28 March 1910 Otago Daily Times


Presbyterian Stewart Island Marriages

Oban Parish (Stewart Island / Rakiura) Marriages.

ALLAN Jessie 39y BRYSON
1 Dec
1919 22/5/1
BOWERS Elizabeth nee Nutsford 37y EDWARDS
15 Jun
1908 22/5/1
BRYSON Andrew 41y ALLAN
1 Dec
1919 22/5/1
DISTON Lucilda Swinton Sherlock 24y LLOYD
9 Feb
1918 22/5/1
EDWARDS Herbert Henry 30y BOWERS Mrs
15 Jun
1908 22/5/1
FARQUHARSON Lowther 23y HICKS
16 Dec
1908 22/5/1
HANSEN Agnes Louisa 30y NICHOL
7 Aug
1918 22/5/1
HICKS Eliza Annie 23y FARQUHARSON
16 Dec
1908 22/5/1
LEASK Mary Mateen 23y TRAILL
18 Aug
1920 22/5/1
LLOYD Frank Elias 23y DISTON
9 Feb
1918 22/5/1
LONNEKER Rosa Catherine 31y ROBERTSON
12 Apr
1911 22/5/1
McCARTHY John Edward 24y NEWTON
25 Oct
1911 22/5/1
NEWTON Hannah Alice 22y McCARTHY
25 Oct
1911 22/5/1
NICHOL Harry 39y HANSEN
7 Aug
1918 22/5/1
ROBERTSON Andrew 23y LONNEKER
12 Apr
1911 22/5/1
SCOTT Walter Severin 42y WIDDOWSON
14 Feb
1917 22/5/1
SWAIN Elsie 27y WILKINSON
21 Sep
1910 22/5/1
THOMSON Annie 18y WATSON
15 Jun
1908 22/5/1
THOMSON Kate Agnes nee Nutsford 46y WOODS
24 Oct
1906 22/5/1
TOZER Thomas John 32y WAST
24 Oct
1917 22/5/1
TRAILL Arthur William 36y LEASK
18 Aug
1920 22/5/1
WAST Henrietta 20y TOZER
24 Oct
1917 22/5/1
WATSON James William 24y THOMSON
15 Jun
1908 22/5/1
WIDDOWSON Halevy Agnes 21y SCOTT
14 Feb
1917 22/5/1
WILKINSON Richard George 26y SWAIN
21 Sep
1910 22/5/1
WOODS Frederick 32y THOMSON Mrs
24 Oct
1906 22/5/1

 


O’Toole In Bluff

28 February 1866

28 February 1866

1 June 1868

1 June 1868

1 November 1870

1 November 1870

5 October 1863

5 October 1863

10 January 1866

10 January 1866

14 October 1863

14 October 1863

17 January 1866

17 January 1866

22 March 1871

22 March 1871