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Canterbury SCHOOL COMMITEES - 1893

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Canterbury SCHOOL COMMITEES - 1893
... Press, 27 April 1893

BARRY'S BAY
W. G. CHATFIELD
T. Le COMTE
R. A. STEWART
T. STEWART
F. WILLIAMS
J. WILLIAMS
J. WILSON


BURNHAM
W. E. EDWARDS
G. D. LEGGETT
C. L. NICHOLL (Chairman)
S. PARK
Rev Arthur Robert Davis TOSSWILL (1847-1902)
- born Brixham, Devon


BURWOOD
CAMPBELL
COATES
HICKMAN (Chairman)
JUDD
PALMER
PARISH
SELFE


CHARTERIS BAY
R. ANDERSON (re-elected Chairman)
J. HAY
William HAY
G. HENDERSON
A. HUNTER


COURTNEY
G. ADDINGTON
Thomas Hamilton ANSON (Chairman) (1841-1894)
Henry John Partridge LESLIE (1851-1916)
A. McNEE
G. T. ROBERTSON


CUST
J. CHARLES
Rev McKENZIE GIBSON (?-1918)
A. D. HASSALL
S. HEAD (re-elected Chairman)
D. HOWAIT
H. LEE
T. WALKER


DROMORE
ALLEN
DALGETY
GIBSON
KING (re-elected Chairman)
T. LANGLEY
J. QUIGLEY
WILSON


ELGIN
CAVIL
CLEMENS
D. COCHRANE
George Paull HOATTEN (1848-1921) (Chairman)
- lost his left hand in 1895 in a chaff-cutter accident at Newlands. In 1897 George was the Canterbury Representative of the Llewellyn's Bee Ointment, produced by Edwin Gallichan at Ashurst. By 1904 he was in South Australia where he had his own bee ointment formula and the name was changed to Hoatten's Bee Ointment. George died in South Australia
H. KENNEDY
A. LEATHAM
A. PORTMAN


FAIRVIEW
W. ALEXANDER
E. BUTCHER
W. DICKSON
J. IVEY
E. KELLAND
P. E. SHOREAN (Chairman)
M. STACK


FLAXTON
J. H. BARKER (Secretary)
C. BURRELL
T. H. BURRELL
John Vine CHATTERTON (1847-1926) (re-elected Chairman)
W. DOIDGE
E. DUFFULL
T. PICKARD


GERBIE'S VALLEY
W. BRAVING
A. E. HARRIS (Chairman)
J. MANSON
W. McLEOD
T. PASCOE


GERMAN BAY
J. BROWN
G. HAMMOND
J. G. HAMMOND
James HAMMOND
F. HART
Jules George Le LIEVRE (1862-1934)
W. PIDGEON (Chairman)


GLENROY
Mr CRUMP
Mr DENNIS (Chairman)
Mr JONES
Mr NAPIER
Mr ORSBOURN


GREENDALE
ADAMS
Mrs GOUGH
HOLLAND
JARMAN
McCROSTIE
C. RUDD (re-elected Chairman)
THOMPSON


GRETA VALLEY
... Considerable interest was manifested, as it was the election of the first School Committee, and a hearty vote of thanks was accorded to Mr Acton-Adams for his gift of the land upon which the school buildings are approaching completion.
The following gentlemen wre elected first Committee:-
H. ACTON-ADAMS
J. CAMERON
T. S. MANNERING (Chairman)
J. McLELLAND
W. K. PARBURY


HAREWOOD ROAD
... Mr G. WATSON occupied the chair. The balance-sheet showed receipts 361 5s 3nd, expenditure 333 0s 11d, leaving a balance of 28 4s 3d (2012 equivalent of $5100).
The number of children on the roll for last year was ninety-three, average attendance 71.1
The following Committee was elected:-
George Frederick DUREY (1861-1935)
E. KEMO
R. REID
C. J. STANLEY
G. STANLEY
G. WATSON (Chairman)
W. WILKINSON


KINGSDOWN
J. CAMPBELL
J. CRAGIE (Chairman)
J. CROMIER
R. DYNES
J. HAMPTON
G. TALBOT
WOOD


LADBROOKS
H. ARNST
W. CAMPION
H. MEHRTENS
T. MEYER
J. SHARP
J. TOBECK
F. WATSON


LEITHFIELD
J. BOYCE
T. GIBBS
T. JAMES
R. MAY
William McADAMS
A. McLEAN (Chairman)
J. RUSSELL


LISMORE
J. BELL
C. J. HARPER (Chairman)
J. PATERSON
T. B. RICHARDS
A. SMITH


LITTLE AKALOA
ASHTON
BENNETT
HENDERSON
A. McINTOSH
H. PRIEST
RIX
A. WAGHORN jnr (Chairman)


LITTLE RIVER
D. FOLEY
W. FORRESTER
HAUGHEY
T. RADFORD
John REYNOLDS (Secretary)
G. T. SEFTON (Chairman)
H. THOMAS
John WRIGHT


MAKIKIHI
John Davy BLACKMORE
F. E. CHILDS (Chairman)
W. HARRIS
J. LISTON
T. ROGERS
W. SIMMONS
E. WATERS


MASON'S FLAT
A. COWIE
J. COWIE
H. LITTLE
J. LITTLE (Chairman)
R. WRIGHT


METHVEN
DUFF (Chairman}
LOCK
MORGAN
RAPLEY
SHANN
STEWART
WRATHALL


OPAWA
E. CURRY (Chairman)
R. B. ELLISON
C. PARSONS
A. R. PAVITT
G. SCOTT
H. D. VINCENT
E. G. WOOD
- Only the above seven were nominated


ORARI SOUTH
T. BATES
J. BRACEFIELD
M. BROPHY
W. EDWARDS
J. J. ELLIS (Chairman)
J. MASON
B. RICHARDSON


RANGITATA STATION
CAMPBELL
EDGAR
GYNES
KAVANAGH
McNIVEN
SHAW
WENDELKEN (Chairman)


REDCLIFF
JOHNSTON (Chairman)
W. MENHINNY
ROBSON
WALL


ROBINSON'S BAY
S. CURRY
J. HODGSON
S. JOHNSON
WHITFIELD (Chairman)
W. WILLIAMS


ROKEBY
ALEXANDER
HINDS
IRWIN (Chairman)
McPHEIL
MORELAND


SEADOWN
... The old Committee was re-elected,
Mr J. HEDLEY (Chairman)


SEAFIELD
AYRTON (Chairman for the 7th year in succession)
E. COLLISON
T. HAMPTON
MOORE
G. TODD


TEDDINGTON
W. BLATCHFORD (re-elected Chairman)
J. EDEN
W. GEBBIE
J. SMITH
T. THOMAS


TEMPLETON
Joseph BAILEY
S. BAILEY (re-elected Chairman)
W. BAILEY
Charles BENJAMIN
G. P. KISSEL
George Way LUCOCK (1847-1915)
G. D. MARSH


WAIMATE
... Mr D. A. Taylor presided. Mr Manchester moved - "That a vote of thanks be recorded on the minutes in fabour of the late head master, mr J. C. Adams (now of Normal School, Christchurch), for the painstaking way he had worked up the school and as showing the householders' appreciation of his many qualities as a teacher of the Waimate School". The resolution was carried unanimously. The ballot for the new Committee resulted in the election of Messrs:
D. A. TAYLOR - 76
A. KITCHENER - 68
G. B. BARCLAY - 66
W. PETIT - 62
R. NICOL - 62
G. HARDING - 59
J. SINCLAIR - 58
D. WATTS - 53
E. J. ATTWELL - 52
The other candidates were Messrs:
CAMERON - 51
P. RUSSELL - 49
E. D. SANDERS - 46
C. RUSSELL - 45
F. P. HARRIS - 19


WAITOHI
R. BAXTER (Chairman)
C. CAMPBELL
J. CONNEL
D. FRIEL
P. FRIEL
L. McCORMICK
W. J. TENNENT


WAITUNA
R. CAMPBELL
J. COCHRANE
W. H. BECKETT (Chairman)
H. MEYER
W. NICHOLAS
E. M. VIGORS
F. WESTPHAL


WEST OXFORD
... Only four members of the present Committee were present and no election took place, Messrs:
DEAN
KNOWLES
RICHARD (Chairman)
WATT


WINCHESTER
J. COLLIE
W. HIDE
W. De RENZY
J. McNAUGHTON
W. PHILP
R. SMITH (Chairman)
W. STEWART


PHOTO
Plot 2 Block 60 at Gore Cemetery

HEADSTONE READS:
In loving memory of
the REVD. ARTHUR ROBERT DAVIS TOSSWILL
born 2nd Sept 1847at Brixham, Devon, died 21st May 1902.
And his wife
CHARLOTTE ANN TOSSWILL (nee Davis)
who died at Huinga, Taranaki 1849-1927.

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