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BUCKHURST marriages New Zealand 1880 - 1929

the known BUCKHURST marriages New Zealand 1880 - 1929:

Annie Blyth Buckhurst (1894-1959)
- daughter of William Blyth BUCKHURST & Isabella Madeline RUST
- married Gordon James RUST (1892-1960) in 1921
- son of Alexander Mearns RUST (1860-1937) & Ella Mary WILLIAMS (1860-1925)


Edwin Blyth Buckhurst (1881-1948)
- son of William Blyth BUCKHURST & Isabella Madeline RUST
- married Isabel BOWRING (1879-1960) in 1906 in Christchurch
- Edwin Blyth Buckhurst opened The Radio Warehouse in the 1920s. It was located at 223 Manchester Street, remaining in business throughout the Second World War.
EDWIN died 9 Oct 1948 aged 67. Last address 25 Dyerss Pass Road, Christchurch
ISABEL died 12 years later on 20 July 1960 aged 84. Still at Dyers Pass Road
- they are buried Plot 42, Block AN16 at Waimairi cemetery


Florence Mabel Buckhurst (1874-1964)
- Florence was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia to Henry BUCKHURST (1836-1910) & Susan Sarah HICKS
- married Edward Hunton WEST (1866-1928) in 1908
EDWARD died in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
FLORENCE died in Victoria, Australia


George Alfred Buckhurst
- married Elizabeth Esther McCAFFREY in 1894


Gertrude Emma Buckhurst (1865-1953)
- married Henry Haywood MIRAMS (1869-1938) in 1899
- the 3rd of 11 children of Samuel Haywood MIRAMS (1837-1911) & Matilda Philippa EASTGATE (1837-1928) of Dunedin


Marjorie Alexandra Blyth Buckhurst (1903-1963)
- daughter of William Blyth BUCKHURST & Isabella Madeline RUST
- married Thomas Henry Fancourt NEVINS (1903-1992) in 1929
- Thomas was a son of Henry Archibald NEVINS & Muriel Margaret Jane FANCOURT


Marie Elizabeth Buckhurst (1884-1971)
- daughter of William Blyth BUCKHURST & Isabella Madeline RUST
- married Lawrence Neville KEMPTHORNE (1883-1950) in 1924
- Lawrence was born in Hawera to Edward KEMPTHORNE & Adeline Euphemia CALDWELL
LAWRENCE died 23 August 1950 aged 67, His last address was "Mauneati" Timaru
- he is buried Plot 30, Block 1A at Ruru Lawn cemetery, Christchurch
MARIE ELIZABETH died 21 years later on 31 May 1971 aged 87
- she is buried Plot 17, Block AN62 at Waimairi cemetery, Christchurch


Stephanie Blyth Buckhurst (1892-1936)
- daughter of William Blyth BUCKHURST & Isabella Madeline RUST
- married Henry McDonald VINCENT (1891-1986) in 1917
- Henry was a son of Henry 'Harry' Lincoln VINCENT & Catherine McDONALD


Wilfrid Henry Blyth Buckhurst (1897-1973)
- son of William Blyth BUCKHURST & Isabella Madeline RUST
- married Kathleen Wave WILKINSON (1903-1987) in 1925
- Kathleen was a daughter of James Reeve WILKINSON & Catherine WALKER


William Blyth Buckhurst (1853-1924)
- born in Canterbury, England, his grandfather was Admiral Stephen Buckhurst and his father, Captain William Buckhurst, was killed at the siege of Lucknow in the Indian Mutiny
- married Isabella Madeline RUST (1857-1921) in 1880
- Isabella was born in Whangarei to John Stewart RUST & Isabella Steel MEARNS
BUCKHURST-RUST On 2 June 1880 at the residence of the bride's mother, Whangarei, by the Rev Alex. McIntosh, William Blyth Buckhurst to Isabella Madeline, second daughter of the late Mr John Stewart Rust
ISABELLA died 30 Oct 1921 aged 64
- Her last address was 38 Cashel Street, Christchurch
WILLIAM died 3 years later, on 14 April 1924 aged 71. Still at the same address
- they are buried Plot 153, Block 25 at Bromley Cemetery


6 November 1883 - AUCKLAND SUPREME COURT
... Notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, the twenty-first day of November, 1883, at 11 o'clock in the foremoon, an application will be made to the Supreme Court of New Zealand at Auckland, sitting in Bankruptcy, for a declaration of the complete execution of a Deed of Arrangement dated the sixteenth day of October, 1883, made between WILLIAM BLYTH BUCKHURST, of Whangarei, in the Provincial District of Auckland, Brewer, of the first part, * LAURENCE DAVID NATHAN and EBENEZER WAYMOUTH, therein described, of the second part; and all the creditors of the said William Blyth Buckhurst, of the third part; and filed in the proper office of the said Supreme Court of New Zealand, at Auckland, aforesaid on the seventeenth day of October, 1883, abd which said deed was assented to by a resolution in writing, passed by a majority in number representing three-fourths in value of the Creditors of the said William Blyth Buckhurst present or represented at a meeting of Creditors duly convened and held for that purpose at my office, corner of Queen-street and Vulcan Lane, Auckland, this sixth day of November, 1883, at 12 o'clock noon - WILLIAM THORNE, Solicitor for the Trustees


* LAURENCE DAVID NATHAN, son of David Nathan (1816-1886),
Merchant, auctioneer, shipping agent, community leader, who established the firm of L. D. NATHAN in 1868 for his sons, Laurence David & Norman Alfred Nathan

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some MIRAMS marriages New Zealand 1865 - 1930

some MIRAMS marriages New Zealand 1865 - 1930:

Annie Elizabeth Mirams
- married George Alfred Robertson Mackay in 1892

Charles Haywood Mirams
- married Catherine Methven Kirkcaldie in 1913

Dorothy Knyvett Mirams
- married Colin Campbell Maclaurin in 1925

Edward Stanley Mirams
- married Ivy Cuttle in 1910

Gerald Frederick Mirams
- married Margaret Henry in 1901

Gilbert Haywood Mirams
- married Gladys Mowbray Backport in 1909

Gladys Haywood Mirams
- married Garnet Zellig Leventhorpe Lindley in 1908

Gladys Mowbray Mirams
- married George Crosbie Godfrey in 1930

Gwendoline Thorpe Mirams
- married Thomas Guy Honywood in 1926

Henry Haywood Mirams
- married Gertrude Emma Buckhurst in 1899

Horace Frank Mirams
- married Gilberta Andrina Fraser in 1907

Joseph Mirams
- married Elizabeth Phoebe Bicknell in 1877

Leslie Haywood Mirams
- married Mary Elvire Webb in 1904

Margaret Knyvett Mirams
- married Philip Humphrey Chatwin in 1928

Myra Gertrude Mirams
- married James Paterson McGowan in 1922

Noel Thorpe Mirams in 1929
- married Joan Ellett Page

Samuel Haywood Mirams in 1865
- married Matilda Phillippa Eastgate

Samuel Philip Mirams in 1898
- married Edith Gertrude Whitehorn

Sidney Thorpe Mirams in 1899
- married Beatrice Annie Georgina Guy

William Mirams in 1868
- married Amelia Ann Houghton

William Arthur Mirams in 1916
- married Jessie Fenton

NORTHOVER marriages New Zealand 1861 - 1930

some NORTHOVER marriages New Zealand 1861 - 1930:

- children listed are those that are known, there may have been more -
.. birth dates may be approximate - based on age at death ..

Alfred Herbert Northover (1884-1967)
- 9th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL (1852-1908)
- he married Elsie Lydia STANNERS (1887-1991) in August 1911
- Elsie was a daughter of Thomas Charles STANNERS (1862-1939) & Clara Josephine STYLES (1865-1942)
ELTHAM WEDDING A vey pretty marriage was celebrated at All Saints Church on Thusday, the contracting parties being Alfred Herbert Northover, son of Joseph Northover, Marton and Elsie Stanners, eldest daughter of Mr T. C. (Thomas Charles)Stanners, Eltham. Mr Harold Northover, brother of the bridegroom was best man ... more
- Elsie died 16 Oct 1991, buried PLOT 16, BLOCK 4 at Eltham General Anglican cemetery
- Alfred next married Eva Nellie GODFREY (1896-1990) 17 Feb 1920
NORTHOVER - GODFREY - At St Mary's Hawera, on Tuesday, February 17th, 1920, by the Rev J. G. Castle, of Eltham, Albert Herbert Northover, of Wanganui, to Eva Nellie, eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs E. Godfrey, of Hawera. (1st of 3 chldren of Edward GODFREY & Caroline PERSTON)
- Eva was living in the Annie Brydon Rest Home, Glover Road, Hawera. She died aged 93
- Alfred worked for the railways, in Eltham, Normanby, was stationmaster in Ohakune in 1912, promoted to staionmaster in Feilding in 1915. In May 1918 he was living in Wanganui when his name was drawn in the Second Division (Class B) Ballot for war. He died in the Palmerston North Hospital on 16 June 1967 aged 83. He had been living at 118 Wood St. He was cremated at Kelvin Grove
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Annie Northover (1850-1891)
- 4th of 9 children of Josiah (Joseph) NORTHOVER (1822-1879) & Ann MURPHY
- married Felix O'Sullivan McCARTHY (1841-1928) in 1867
- they had at least 8 children (research continuing)
.. their known children:
1 1872 - 1959 Bernard Felix McCarthy
- married Mary Frances SMITH in 1902
2 1875 - Florence Eugena McCarthy
3 1878 - Mary Amelia McCarthhy
4 1879 - 1895 Felix O'Sullivan McCarthy (died aged 16)
DEATH - FATAL ACCIDENT at SHANNON 17 Aug 1895. A youth Felix McCarthy was killed at Shannon today by the capsizing of a dray. The unfortunate lad was thrown on his head on a rata root and death was almost instantaneous. Deceased was the son of Mr McCarthy, formerly in Patea but now in the Deeds Department at Wellington and nephew of Mr Northover of the Rangitikei Advocate
- From the MANAWATU HERALD 22 Aug 1895 ... the father of the lad, Felix O'Sullivan McCarthy, who was killed at Shannon has little spare time on his hands. He arrived on Saturday by the morning train and left by the evening train. The inquest was finished at 4.30pm and the body of the lad was placed in a coffin and carted to the cemetery and lowered into the grave without an attempt at any service
5 1881 - 1948 Justin Felix MCarthy
- married Elizabeth May ROOTS in 1911
6 1883 - Kate O'Sullivan MCarthy
7 1887 - 1952 Morgan Joseph Northover McCarthy who served as Lance Corporal 42138 with the NZEF 24th Reinforcements E Company in WWI, embarking in 1917. His next of kin was listed as his stepmother Mrs I McCarthry of Wellington (this was Felix's 2nd wife Isabella Elizabeth HUBBARD 1857-1938) whom he married in 1895. Morgan married Martha Jane McCOWN/McCOWAN (1895-1979) in 1926. He was buried in Whakatane Cemetery on 26 March 1952
8 1890 - Hanna Annie McCarthy
- in 1872 Felix had a freehold residence in Turakina, Wanganui
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Annie Northover (1876-1950?)
- 3rd of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- married Fred HAGUE (1875-1929) in 1911
MARRIAGE - 21 January 1911 - Miss Annie Northover, assistant teacher at Utiku, was married on Saturday, January 21, to Mr Fred Hague of Utiku, by the Rev Mr Clarkson. Utiku is between Taihape & Mangaweka, 76 km north of Feilding go to family page for posible death
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Daisy Mildred Northover (1890-1973)
- born 27 May 1890, 4th of 6 children of William NORTHOVER & Catherine POWER
- she married Reginald SINGER (1889-1959) in 1922
- they had 5 known children:
1 1924 - 2001 Reginald John Singer
- married Shirley Margaret MADIGAN (1923-1999)
2 1925 - 2006 William Lancelot Singer
- died in Christchurch aged 80
3 1926 - Winifred Aileen Singer
- married Mervyn Charles BLOOMFIELD (1924-2005)
4 Alan Keith Singer
5 Ngaire John Singer
- in 1933 Reginald Singer, of Lower Hutt was charged with selling milk which did not comply with the prescirbed standard (it contained added water)
- Daisy & Reginald are buried in Plot 173 at Christ Church Taita Cemetery
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Ethel May Northover (1887-1944)
- 2nd of 6 children of William NORTHOVER & Catherine 'Kate' POWER
- Ethel married James Richard CROFT (1886-1958) in 1909
- 1 of 6 children of George Turner CROFT (1845-1919) & Catherine STOKES of Christchurh, Petone, Manawatu & Auckland. From the EVENING POST 14 January 1897 ... I, George Turner Croft, of Mangaone Valley, Eketahuna, Builder and Farmer, will not be answerable for any debts contracted by my wife, Catherine Croft, as she has left my home. George remarried in 1900 to Charlotte Margaret JOHNSTON
NOTE James Richard Croft was an undertaker in Petone in 1920 when he gave evidence in a fatal road accident
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Graemy Irene 'Bob' Northover (1899-1966)
- born 12 Aug 1899, 6th of 6 children of William NORTHOVER & Catherine POWER
- she married Arthur Samuel HICKSON (1899-1971) in 1927
- Arthur was a son of Samuel Jasper (1860-1928) & Mary Jane (1864-1940) HICKSON. Samuel Jasper Hickson was a member of the Foxton Borough Council and proprietor of the Foxton Family Hotel. FUNERAL NOTICE, 3 Aug 1928 - The friends of the late Samuel Jasper Hickson are respectfully invited to attend his funeral, which will leave the his late residence, Park avenue, Lower Hutt, on Satuday, 14th August, 1928, at 3.15pm or the Taita Cemetery. J. R. CROFT. Undertaker Hutt and Petone. Tel. 528 Hutt
- Gramey & Arthur are buried in Plot 119, Christ Church Taita Cemetery
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Harold Northover (1888-1925)
- 12th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- married Margaret Violet HANNING in 1913
- Margaret was a daughter of John HANNNING (1866-1939) & Mary McSPORRAN (1869-1948). John Hanning was born in Dunedin and worked for the railways for about 40 years in Pukerau, Upper Hutt, Te Aro, Taihape, Waipukurau, Hastings and Petone. He was honorary secretary of the Wellington South Ministers' Association and an elder of the Seatoun amd Miramar Presbyterian Church. He died at home, 7 Miro St, Miramar, Wellington
- Harold was secretary to the Egmont Box company for a number of years until Sept 1917 when he was appointed Secretary of the Eltham Dairy Company. In 1924 he was elected auditor of the Eltham Fire Brigade at their AGM on 14 July
- he died August 1925 aged 36
- he is buried OLD PLOT 12-NEW PLOT 1181, BLOCK 4 at Eltham General Cemetery
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Henry 'Dick' Northover (1887-1948?)
- 11th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- he married Isabel Gertrude 'Belle' CANNON (1889-1954) in 1914
- he is SAID to have died in Wanganui in 1948 aged 61
- see family page

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Helena May Northover (1880-1931)
- born June 1881
- this would make her a twin with Eleanor May
- 8th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- she married Robert Page McKINLAY (1873-1954) in 1920 in Wanganui
- she is mentioned in her fathers obituary in 1924, see family page
- Helena died in December 1931 aged 50
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Heneriata Northover
- married Tuahine WHAKATAKA in 1930
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Ivy Catherine Mary Evelyn Northover (1892-1962?)
- born 20 March 1892, 4th of 6 children of William NORTHOVER & Catherine POWER
- she married Walter Percival HILL (1890-?) in 1922
- Walter was 1 of 5 known children of Walter HILL & Martha Ann LILLY
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John Joseph Northover (1877-1938)
- 4th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- married Ada May BETT (1885-1939) in 1909
- Ada was 1 of 4 daughters of David Cunningham BETT (born 1834-1917 in Leuchars, Fife, Scotland) & Jane KENDRICK who were married 1885 in Marton, New Zealand. MARRIAGE 20 May 1885 BETT - KENDRICK, On the 20th instant by the Rev. D. Gordon, Presbyterian minister, David Cunningham Bett, of Marton, to Jane, third daughter of Mr Jas. Kendrick, of Marton. In 1873 David was elected as a Commissioner for the Marton Local Board District
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Joseph Northover (1848-1924)
- 3rd of 9 children of Josiah (Joseph) NORTHOVER (1822-1879) & Ann MURPHY
- Joseph married Susan NEILL (1852-1908) in 1869
- JOSEPH & SUSAN had 15 children, (possibly 16) the first 2? in Wanganui

this family now moved to their own page
- individual profiles remain on here

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Louis Neill Northover (1886-1951)
- 10th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- married Mabel/Mabelle Jessie HENDERSON (1889-1973) in 1919
- Louis, (Eltham, South Taranaki soldier) was reported wounded in war in June 1916. He served as Rifleman 25/133 with the New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion, B Company
- his parents Joseph & Susan were in Eltham at that time. In Nov 1916 they (Joseph & Susan) received a letter concerning Louis being dangerously wounded:
... 15 Nov 1916 "Brockenhurst, Hants, September 25, 1916. Dear Mr Northover, - Your son, Rifleman L. N. Northover, came into hospital a week ago having been wounded in France on September 15, when our men made an advance on te village of Flers. His wound is in the knee, and has given him much pain and trouble. A piece of shell about the size of a small matchbox was taken out of it a few days ago, and he has been somewhat easier since. Nevertheless, his condition remains serious, but we all hope that his fine physique will pull him through all right. Despite his pain, he is bright and cheerful, and is happy to be safe in this comfortable hospital, where everything possible is being done for him. I know you will be happy and satisfied to have him alive out of that dreadful fight - With kind regards, yours sincerely, J. McMenamin, N.Z. Chaplain."
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Mary Katherine 'Kate' Northover (1880-1949)
- 6th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- married George William BENNETT 13 January 1899 in Marton
MARRIAGE - BENNETT-NORTHOVER, At St Stephen's, Marton, on January 12, by the Rev Gardiner: George William, second son of Mr F. F. Bennett, farmer of Featherston, to Mary Kate, second daughter of Mr J. Northover, Marton
- in 1899 George was the stationmaster at Te Aute, Hawkes Bay
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Maud Myrtle Northover (1886-1970)
- daughter of William NORTHOVER & Catherine POWER
- married John COOPER 22 April 1912
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Mildred Agnes Northover (1891-1952)
- 14th of 15 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Susan NEILL
- she married Charles Albert WAINWRIGHT (1856-1971) in 1914
- Charles was 1 of 3 sons of Charles Albert WAINWRIGHT & Margaret CHORKIN
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Sarah Marion Northover (1846-1934)
- 2nd of 9 children of Joseph (Josiah) NORTHOVER (1822-1879) & Ann MURPHY
- (birth place being verified)
- she married Thomas Watson FERRY (1845-1914) in 1867
- Thomas was born in Cumberwell, Wiltshire. He died 29 July 1914 aged 69 in Wanganui
- Sarah died aged 88
their 11 known children _______________________________________________________________________________________________________

Susannah Northover (1842-1913)
- 1st of 9 children of Josiah (Joseph) NORTHOVER (1822-1879) & Ann MURPHY
- Susannah was born at sea whilst her parents were emigrating to NZ
- Joseph was one of the "Weraroa Boys" who fought during the Maori War during 1868. He was 1 of 4 people in a car which crashed 25' down a bank near Kai Iwi, when he and other Maori War Veterans were returning from the 43rd anniversary of the fight at Weraroa, held 17 Nov 1911 at the scene of the historic engagement where the Weraroa Redoubt had stood. Joseph was thrown clear, his friends received only minor injuries. They were: Richard TINGEY of Wellington & E. McCALLOCH of Wanganui (plus the chaffeur)
- the 9 children of Joseph NORTHOVER & Ann MURPHY were:
1 1842 - 1913 Susannah
2 1846 - 1934 Sarah Marion Northover
3 1848 - 1924 Joseph Northover
4 1850 - 1891 Annie Nortover
5 1852 - 1878 James Northover
6 1856 - 1876 Jack 'John' Northover
7 1859 - 1925 William Northover
8 1860 - 1918 Henry Northover
- 14 August 1884 - at FEILDING, Charles Hodges, of Feilding, was charged, on the information of Henry Northover, of Taonui, that he did, on the 22nd of July last, at Feilding unlawfully assault complainant by striking him on the face with his fist. Defendant did not appear. Complainant deposed to the assault, which he said was without reason or provocation of any kind. Constable Gillespie was called as a witness: Saw defendant strike complainant three severe blows in the face; he could see no reason, and there was no provocation on the part of the latter
- 16 Dec 1918 NORTHOVER, On December 14th, 1918, at the residence of Mr W. Bensemann, Grey St., Marton, Henry Northover; aged 58 years. The Friends of the late Henry Northover are respectfully notified that his Funeral will leave the residence of Mr W. Bensemann, Grey St., Marton, to-day, the 16th inst., at 2.3o pm., for St Stephen's Cemetery, Mt View - A. Cobham, Undertaker
9 ???? - 1866 Edward Northover
- Susannah married Christopher John PARKER (1839-1924) in 1861 in Wanganui
- in the book Emerald Isle to Emerald Hills
- they had 17 known children
1863 - 1909 Mary Margaret Parker
18?? - ???? Susan Mary Ellen Parker
1864 - 1931 Christopher David Parker
1865 - 1925 John Joseph 'Jack' Parker
1866 - 1944 James Charles Parker
18?? - ???? Ellen 'Nell' Parker
18?? - ???? Mary Margaret Rose 'Maggie' Parker
1873 - 1942 Daniel Joseph Parker
18?? - ???? Robert 'Bob' Parker
18?? - ???? Sarah Parker
18?? - ???? Annie Catherine Parker
1878 - 1947 Robert Hugh Parker
1879 - 1952 Francis Augustine 'Frank' Parker
1880 - 1858 David Moreen Parker
1881 - 1928 Patrick Joseph Parker
1884 - 1957 Joseph William Parker
- Susannah died in Waikanae, Gisborne
- Christopher died in Makaraka, Poverty Bay
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Te Rei Eruera Northover
- married Kemihi Te Iwingaro Wiremu KURURANGI in 1930
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William Northover (1859-1925)
- born in Wanganui
- 7th of 9 children of Josiah (Joseph) NORTHOVER (1822-1879) & Ann MURPHY
- married Catherine 'Kate' POWER (1864-1938) in 1884
MARRIAGE - NORTHOVER-POWER, On the 15th of November, at St Paul's Cathedral, Wellington, by the Rev R. J. Thorpe, William, youngest son of the late Joseph Northover, of Wanganui, to Kate, second daughter of Thomas Power, of Dunedin
- they had 6 children:
1 1886 - 1970 Maud Myrtle Northover
- born in Naenae?
2 1887 - 1944 Ethel May Northover
3 1890 - 1973 Daisy Mildred Northover
4 1891 - 1962? Ivy Mary Northover
- they were living at 19 Bay Street, Petone when their son
5 1893 - 1917 Lancelot William Northover was KILLED IN ACTION in Ypres, Belgium on 22 Oct 1917 aged 24 years 6 days. He served as Private 10/3355 with the Wellington Infantry Battalion, 8th Reinforcements
6 1899 - 1966 Graemy Irene "Bob" Northover
- 23 September 1926 - NORTHOVER, In loving memory of William Northover, who passed away on the 23rd September, 1925. Deeply mourned by his wife and daughters. Also our only son, Lancelot William, killed in action in Belgium, 22nd October 1917; aged 24 years. Both sadly missed
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Lancelot William Northover, son of William NORTHOVER & Ann MURPHY
- KILLED IN ACTION Ypres, Belgium 22 Oct 1917 aged 24


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some BETT marriages New Zealand 1890 - 1921

some BETT marriages New Zealand 1890 - 1921:

Ada May Bett
- married John Joseph NORTHOVER in 1909

Agnes Burnett Bett
- married John Alfred FRANKLIN in 1894

Beulah Levina Bett
- married John James TORRENS in 1919

Catharine Cunningham Mason Bett
- married Robert HUGHES in 1880

Ernest John Bett
- married Ivy Beatrice PUTT in 1910

Francis Arnot Bett
- married Jessie Isabella ANDREW in 1910

Harriet Isabella Bett
- married Cornelius MAHONEY in 1884

Hazel Burnett Bett
- married John Alexander GRANT in 1921

Helen Bett
- married John BIRRELL in 1894

Helen Stewart Bett
- married William Wright FULTON in 1880

Jane Elizabeth Bett
- married Reynold Edward BECKETT in 1885

Jessie Smith Bett
- married Ralph Alexander HOOD in 1904

John Bett
- married Mary Ann Margaret CARVILLE in 1890

John Bett
- married Evelyn Harriett Gertrude ARCHER in 1928

Mary Stanley McKellar Bett
- married Bertram Joseph JACOBS in 1919

Rebekah Ferguson Bett
- married John COLLINS in 1920

some COUNIHAN marriages New Zealand 1879 - 1927

some COUNIHAN marriages New Zealand 1879 - 1927:

Annie Amelda Counihan
- married William Fleming Kennedy in 1914

Bena Eva Counihan
- married John McKendry in 1910

Catherine Mary Counihan
- married James Cotter in 1925

Edith Ann Counihan
- married John Fitzpatrick Henerique Thompson in 1910

Edmund Counihan
- married Ellen Emily Keeffe in 1911

Edward Joseph Counihan
- married Lydia Rhoda Knight in 1919

Elizabeth Dorothy Counihan
- married George Thompson Charlie King in 1927

Eugene Counihan
- married Mary O'Brien in 1879

Frederick Joseph Counihan
- married Violet Martha Edgeler in 1927

Hannah Counihan
- married John O'Rourke in 1926

Jeremiah Counihan
- married Elizabeth Edgar Grant in 1900

John Counihan
- married Bridget Sullivan in 1883

John Counihan
- married Emily Radburnd in 1915

Katherine Josephine Counihan
- married James Joseph Robinson in 1922

Mary Counihan
- married John Healy in 1900

Timothy Counihan
- married Kate Brosnan in 1892

the 100 most common names found in IRELAND

From the site IRISH MANES
... The Origin of Irish Family Names, a list of the 100 most common names found in Ireland and their meanings


These details were compiled from the 1890 Matheson report

Rank - Name - Gaelic Equivalent - Meaning

1 Murphy - Murchadha - sea-battler

2 Kelly - Ceallaigh - bright-headed

3 O'Sullivan - Silleabhin - dark-eyed

4 Walsh - Breathnach - Welshman

5 Smith - Mac Gabhann - son of the smith

6 O'Brien - Briain - high, noble

7 Byrne - Broin - a raven

8 Ryan - Maoilriain - king

9 O'Connor - Conchobhair - patron of warriors

10 O'Neill - Nill - from Niall of the Nine Hostages

11 O'Reilly - Raghallaigh

12 Doyle - Dubhghaill - dark foreigner

13 McCarthy - Mac Carthaigh - loving person

14 Gallagher - Gallchobhair - lover of foreigners

15 O'Doherty - Dochartaigh - hurtful

16 Kennedy - Cinnide - helmet headed

17 Lynch - Loinsigh - seafarer, exile

18 Murray - Muireadhaigh - lord, master

19 Quinn - Cuinn - wisdom, chief

20 Moore - Mordha - majestic

21 McLoughlin - Mac Lochlainn - viking

22 O'Carroll - Cearbhaill - valorous in battle

23 Connolly - Conghaile - fierce as a hound

24 Daly - Dlaigh - assembles frequently

25 O'Connell - Conaill - strong as a wolf

26 Wilson - Mac Liam - son of William

27 Dunne - Duinn brown

28 Brennan - Braonin - sorrow

29 Burke - de Brca - from Richard de Burgh

30 Collins - Coilein - young warrior

31 Campbell - crooked mouth

32 Clarke - Clirigh - clergyman

33 Johnston - Mac Sein - son of John

34 Hughes - hAodha - fire

35 O'Farrell - Fearghail - man of valour

36 Fitzgerald - Mac Gearailt - spear rule

37 Brown - Mac an Bhreithin - son of the brehon (judge)

38 Martin - Mac Giolla Mhirtn - devotee of Saint Martin

39 Maguire - Mag Uidhir - dun-coloured

40 Nolan - Nuallin - famous

41 Flynn - Floinn - bright red

42 Thompson - Mac Tomis - son of Thom

43 O'Callaghan - Ceallachin - bright headed

44 O'Donnell - Domhnaill - world-mighty

45 Duffy - Dufaigh - dark, black

46 O'Mahony - Mathna - bear-calf

47 Boyle - Baoill - vain pledge

48 Healy - halaighthe - artistic, scientific

49 O'Shea - Saghdha - fine, stately

50 White - Mac Giolla Bhin - of fair complexion

51 Sweeney - Mac Suibhne - pleasant

52 Hayes - hAodha - fire

53 Kavanagh Caomhnach comely, mild

54 Power - de Paor - the poor man

55 McGrath - Mac Craith - son of grace

56 Moran - Mrin - great

57 Brady - Mac Brdaigh - spirited

58 Stewart - Stiobhard - one who superintends

59 Casey - Cathasaigh - vigilant in war, watchful

60 Foley - Foghladh - a plunderer

61 Fitzpatrick - Mac Giolla Phdraig - devotee of Saint Patrick

62 O'Leary - Laoghaire - calf-herd

63 McDonnell - Mac Domhnaill - world-mighty

64 MacMahon - Mac Mathna - bear-calf

65 Donnelly - Donnghaile - brown valour

66 Regan - Riagin - little king

67 Donovan - Donnabhin - brown, black

68 Burns - from Scottish Burness

69 Flanagan - Flannagin - red, ruddy

70 Mullan - Maolin - bald

71 Barry - de Barra - Cambro-Norman name

72 Kane - Cathin - battler

73 Robinson - son of Robert

74 Cunningham - Scottish name

75 Griffin - Grofa - Welsh: Gruffudd

76 Kenny - Cionaoith - fire sprung

77 Sheehan - O'Siodhachain - peaceful

78 Ward - Mac an Bhaird - son of the bard

79 Whelan - Faolin - wolf

80 Lyons - Laighin - grey

81 Reid - red haired, ruddy complexion

82 Graham - grey home

83 Higgins - hUiginn

84 Cullen - Cuilinn - holly

85 Keane - Mac Cathin

86 King - Cionga

87 Maher - Meagher - fine, majestic

88 MacKenna - Mac Cionaoith - fire-sprung

89 Bell - Mac Giolla Mhaoil

90 Scott - a Scottish gael

91 Hogan - hgin - young

92 O'Keeffe - Caoimh - gentle

93 Magee - Mag Aoidh - fire

94 MacNamara - Mac Conmara - hound of the sea

95 MacDonald - Mac Dnaill - world-mighty

96 MacDermott - Mac Diarmada - free from jealousy

97 Molony - Maolomhnaigh - servant of the Church

98 O'Rourke - Ruairc

99 Buckley - Buachalla - cow herd

100 O'Dwyer - Dubhuir - black

HISTORY of ALL 32 Counties of IRELAND

the 32 Counties of IRELAND originally made as a quick reference when researching ancestors

I have posted it here to aid others:

each County is highlighted - click for the history of each ...

COUNTY Antrim
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Armagh
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Carlow
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Cavan
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Clare
PROVINCE: Munster

COUNTY Cork
PROVINCE: Munster

COUNTY Donegal
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Down
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Dublin
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Fermanagh
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Galway
PROVINCE: Connacht

COUNTY Kerry
PROVINCE: Munster

COUNTY Kildare
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Kilkenny
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Laois
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Leitrim
PROVINCE: Connacht

COUNTY Limerick
PROVINCE: Munster

COUNTY Londonderry
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Longford
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Louth
PRIVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Mayo
PROVINCE: Connacht

COUNTY Meath
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Monaghan
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Offaly
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Roscommon
PROVINCE: Connacht

COUNTY Sligo
PROVINCE: Connacht

COUNTY Tipperary
PROVINCE: Munster

COUNTY Tyrone
PROVINCE: Ulster

COUNTY Waterford
PROVINCE: Munster

COUNTY Westmeath
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Wexford
PROVINCE: Leinster

COUNTY Wicklow
PROVINCE: Leinster

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some BASHFORD marriages NZ 1869 - 1930

some BASHFORD marriages NZ 1869 - 1930:

Annie Maxwell Bashford
- married James Blincoe in 1899

Charles Bashford
- married Amelia Ann Lawrence in 1874

Edgar Henry Bashford
- married Ethel Annie Gay in 1912

Ellen Bashford
- married John Kallas in 1905

Emily Louisa Bashford
- married Leslie John West in 1904

Emily Mary Bashford
- married Alexander Montgomerie in 1892

Fanny Bashford
- married Charles Pollard Lord in 1890

Francis George Hughes Bashford
- married Ada Bradbury in 1922

Francis Mary Bashford
- married Raynor Ashton Ching in 1918

Frank William Bashford
- married Lydia Risetto in 1908

Frederick Bashford
- married Eliza Durce in 1878

Grace Edith Hobart Bashford
- married John Francis Inverarity in 1909

Henry Bashford
- married Annie Fuller in 1869

Isabella Margaret Bashford
- married Neils Anton Christiansen in 1906

James Dawson Bashford
- married Margaret McLachlan in 1902

John Edward Bashford
- married Marcia Jane Dorsett in 1873

John Penberthy Bashford
- married Mabel Mildred Pearce in 1907

Laura Bashford
- married George Morley in 1870

Louisa Bashford
- married William Henry Billinghurst in 1893

Marion Victoria Bashford
- married George Buckthought in 1901

Marjory Ethel Bashford
- married Samuel Reginald Ball in 1924

Pomona Amelia Bashford
- married Allan McGregor in 1930

Rhoda Leanora Bashford
- married Alfred Thomas Phillips in 1898

Veronica Mabel Bashford
- married Arthur Eli John Hann in 1930

Viola Mildred Bashford
- married Arnold Colenso in 1930

William James Bashford
- married Marjory Ethel Millier in 1915

GEDDES, Otago University Graduates 1930 - 1954

GEDDES New Zealand, UNIVERSITY GRADUATES 1930 - 1954

Agnes Dorothy Geddes
- University: Canterbury
- 1938
- Degree: M.A.

Colin Campbell Geddes (1902-1969)
- University: Otago
- 1926
- Degree: M.Sc.

George Harper Geddes (1912-1977)
- University: Canterbury
- 1937
- Degree: M.A.

George Harper Geddes (1912-1977)
- University: Otago
- 1945
- Degree: B.Com

Hector John Geddes
- University: Otago, Camterbury
- 1930
- Degree: M.Agr.Sc.

John Alastair Geddes (1923-1995)
- University: Victoria
- 1945
- Degree: B.Sc.

John Malcom Geddes
- University: Otago
- 1954
- Degree: B.Com

John McKail Geddes
- University: Auckland
- 1954
- Degree: B.A. LL.B.

Keith Edward Geddes (1930-2003)
- University: Otago
- 1953
- Degree: B.A.

Murray Geddes (1909-1944)
- University: Otago
- 1938
- Degree: M.A.

Percy Patrick Geddes (198-2002)
- University: Canterbury
- 1953
- Degree: M.A.
- note: 2nd Class Honours

William Robert Geddes
- University: Otago
- 1938
- Degree: B.A.

William Robert Geddes
- University: Otago
- 1939
- Degree: M.A.
- note: Senior Scholar 2nd Class Honours

GULLERY marriages in NZ 1873 - 1929

the known GULLERY marriages in NZ 1873 - 1929:

Agnes Sarah Gullery
- married Nicholas GESTRO in 1910

Alice Jane Gullery
- married John NOTTLE in 1923

Beatrice Ada Gullery
- married William Richard Owen WELLS in 1899

Beatrice Dorothy Gullery
- married Ernest Charles LAWRENCE in 1910

Charles Howard Gullery
- married Ellen NEWTON in 1905
- they had 9 children & divorced in 1939
- Ellen is buried Te Henui, Charles ashes were scattered Queen Charlotte Sound

Clara Ethel Gullery
- married Alfred John TURNER in 1908

Clarissa Ivy Gullery
- married Arthur Brew CLEMENS in 1904

Delimont Edward Gullery
- married Dorothy Amy APHED in 1929

Ellen Blizzard Gullery
- married Reuben SMITH in 1919

Emily Jessie Gullery
- married Kenneth Gordon COLMAN in 1924

Herman Charles Gullery
- married Myrtle Fanny LEE in 1923

Nathan Newton Gullery
- married Florence Edna HOPE in 1922

Selina Christina Gullery
- married John Thornton LANDALL in 1896
- 2 known daughters

Simon John Gullery
- married Clarissa Barfield BLIZZARD in 1873

Simon John Gullery
- married Elizabeth Ann BERG in 1901

Simon John Gullery
- married Beatrice Bentick LANDALL in 1918

Thomas Alva Gullery
- married Grace Muriel DOBLE in 1927

Thomas Jabez Gullery
- married Myra Anna JOHNSON in 1910

Thomas James Gullery
- married Mary Jane HARVEY in 1885

William Barfield Gullery
- married Vera NEWMAN in 1923