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Edwin HARRIS & Alice LURCOCK - Christchurch, New Zealand

Journal by ngairedith

Edwin HARRIS was born 1855 in Hertfordshire, England
- he died 29 August 1934 in Christchurch

he married Alice LURCOCK (1858-1938) in 1876
- Alice was born 18 Feb 1858 in West Farleigh, Kent, England
- she died in Christchurch aged 80

they had 13 children:
(12 of their own and 1 was adopted)

1878 - Edwin Arthur Harris
- Edwin married Annie Louisa HEGGLUN in 1906
- daughter of Matthew & Rose Ellen HEGGLUN
- sister of Stella May Hegglun who married Edwin's brother Victor

1879 - Alice Mary Harris
- NOTHING KNOWN

1879 - 1880 Amelia Olive Harris
- born 11 August 1879
- Amelia died 9 March 1880 aged 7 months

1880 - 1952 Fanny Amelia Harris
- Fanny married Hereward Ernest HENDREY (1872-1949) in 1910
- she died 18 March 1952 aged 71 in Karori, Wellington
- buried PLOT 96N at Karori

1882 - 1951 Victor Samuel Harris
- Victor married Stella May HEGGLUN in 1904
- daughter of Matthew & Rose Ellen HEGGLUN
- sister of Annie Louise Hegglun who married Victor's brother Edwin
- he died 5 Sep 19 in Hamilton, Waikato
- Stella died 30 Dec 1965 aged 82

1884 - 1962 Grace Violet Harris
- Grace married John Bernard HICKMOTT in 1908
- John died 20 May 1952 aged 76
- Grace died 12 June 1973 aged 89 in Dannevirke
- they are buried together in Mangatera cemetery

1886 - 1974 Bruce Godward Harris
- Bruce married Agnes Ellen McDOWELL in 1909

1889 - 1953 Ida Beatrice Harris
- Ida married Vincent Robert PETERS (1890-1953) in 1914
- Vincent was a son of Robert Isaac PETERS & Louisa MABLEY

1891 - 1915 Gustavus Alfred Harris
- Gustavus married Edith Mary WEEKS in 1915
- Edith remarried in 1929 to Cyril George GREEN

1893 - 1959 Gladys Ivy Harris
- Gladys married Rufus William COURTNEY in 1920
- Rufus served as Private 6/1495 with Canterbury Infantry Battalion, 3rd Reinforcements
- he enlisted in 1915 from 72 Paparoa Street, Papanui, Christchurch

1895 - 1967 Daisy Vera Harris
- Daisy married Harry Scudamore LOWCAY (1890-1975) in 1918
LOWCAY - HARRIS on Tuesday last, (14 May) Harry Scudamore Lowcay NZMC and Miss Daisy Vera Harris, youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs E. Harris, Caledonian rd, St Albans

1897 - 1947 Cyril Vincent Harris
- Cyril married Dorothy Kate MOLE in 1924
- he died 29 Oct 1937 aged 50

1904 - Leslie Harris
- Leslie married ?


From the EVENING POST 11 September 1934
... The death occurred at Christchurch recently of Mr Edwin Harris, who was well known in Wellington. For fifty-two years he was a member of the staff of the "Christchurch Times" and upon his retirement in September, 1929, he was presented with a testimonial from the management and staff. He was a prominent member of the Ancient Order of Druids, and was the first District Grand President of the Order.
He leaves a widow and a grown-up family




Edwin Harris

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on 2012-01-26 17:13:54

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