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CALDER to CUNNINGHAM buried Settlers Cemetery, Dannevirke

Journal by ngairedith

. B names BAER to BURTON
. F names FALCONER to FYFE
. G names GAMMON to GUNTER
. H names HAINES to HYNDES
. J names JACOBI to JONES
. K names KENNY to KUITI
. L names LAMBERT to LYNN
. N names NASH to NUTTALL
. R names RANKIN to RYAN
. V name VICARY

The people with the surname C who are buried in the
Settlers Cemetery DANNEVIRKE, Hawkes Bay New Zealand
? indicates a link to a profile

CALDER Janet Muriel (nee HARDING), 7 July 1976 aged 87
- married John Calder in 1930 & lived in Dannevirke
- buried Grave 21, Block G with John

CALDER John, 24 July 1949 aged 86
- John was a builder living in Dannevirke
- buried Grave 21, Block G with 2nd wife Janet & beside Maria

CALDER Maria Jones (nee POTTER), 23 April 1924 aged 59
- married John Calder in 1889 & lived in High St, Dannevirke
- buried Grave 22, Block G next to Janet & John (above)

CAMERON Alexander David, 27 June 1909 aged 55
- a Horse Trainer
- husband of Margaret
- buried Grave 9, Block I

CAMERON Annie, 29 March 1901 aged 22
- buried Grave 42, Block J
Bush Advocate, 30 March 1901 CAMERON - On the 29th inst. at Miller's road, Annie, only daughter of A. D. and M. Cameron, aged 22 years. Deeply regretted. Funeral will leave her parents'residence, Miller's road to-morrow (Sunday) at a quarter to 2 p.m.

CAMERON Margaret, 30 Nov 1908 aged 65
- buried Grave 41, Block J
Bush Advocate, 1 December 1908
... Another old and respected settler of this district passed away at 11.30 yesterday morning in the person of Mrs Alexander Cameron, of Tipapakuku, after a long and painful illness
... The funeral of the late Mrs Alexander Cameron will leave the residence, Tipapakuku, at 3 o'clock tomorrow afternoon

? CAMMOCK Alexander, 7 April 1916 aged 78
- Alexander married Esther Kelly 5 May 1859 in County Down, Ireland. They had 4 children then emigrated to New Zealand. They left Gravesend on the Montmorency 7 Dec 1866, arriving into Napier 24 March 1867 (written Cannock on the passenger list). They had another 8 children in Hawkes Bay
- buried Grave 91, Block K with Esther

? CAMMOCK Esther (nee KELLY), 14 April 1911 aged 73
- married Alexander Cammock on 5 May 1859 in County Down, Ireland
- they had 12 children
- buried Grave 91, Block K with Alexander

? CAMMOCK Ethel Maud, 30 Sep 1907 aged 2.1
- buried Grave 83, Block G
- born 10 Aug 1905, 9th of 11 children of Charles CAMMOCK & Ellen VERRY
- granddaughter of Alexander & Esther Cammock above

CAMPBELL Keith Keir, 4 Dec 1910 aged 2.3
- buried Grave 69, Block K
- born 27 Aug 1908 to James Henry & Rachel Agnes CAMPBELL

CANON Webb, 19 Oct 1903 aged 65
this insertion on the Settlers Database is incorrect (as at 2010)
There was no-one named Webb Canon and no 'CANON' are buried in the Settlers Cemetery. This was Canon Anthony Spurr WEBB 1st Vicar of Ormondville, who died 19 Oct 1903 aged 65. He is buried Plot 61, Block 3, Main Section, at ORMONDVILLE Cemetery (25km N of Dannevirke)
From his link above
... On 19th October 1903 Canon WEBB passed away and was laid to rest in the Ormondville Cemetery two days later. A firing party from the Rifle Club bearers caused some anxiety as they could not obtain blanks and live ammunition was used much to their Captain's concern

In loving memory of
Vicar of this parish and Canon of Waiapu
entered into rest 19th October 1903 aged 65
also his daughter MARY FLORA WEBB
born 1st June 1867 died 31st May 1909
also his wife MARIA WEBB
born 30th July 1833 died 8th December 1923
- (Separate plaque)
- (Separate plaque)
In loving memory of
youngest daughter of Canon A.S. Webb and Maria Webb 1876-1962.
In loving memory of
born 11th November 1837 died 12th May 1910
a biography of his life was written by his daughter Alice Frances Webb (1876-1963) in 1949: Pilgrimage: a biography of Anthony Spur Webb, M.A., Camb., Canon of St. John's Cathedral, Napier, and first Vicar of Ormondville, by Alice F. Webb

CARLSON Henry, 26 Sep 1912 aged 68
- Henry was born in Carlshamn, Sweden, in 1844. He arrived in Wellington in 1876 on the 'Shakespeare'. He began sawmilling in Palmerston North and later became a bridge contractor building the Manawatu bridge at Kaitoke, and many other bridges in Pahiatua and Mangatoro, including the Waipawa & Waipukurau traffic bridges and the Tamumu. In 1890 he started the Timber Bay saw-mill near Dannevirke and later owned and operated similar industries. He was a trustee of the Dannevirke Hospital
- he first married Careng/Karin NIELSON (1840-1900) in 1865
- he next married Hilda Weisert (nee Fredsberg) on 22 May 1901
- Henry was living in High St, Danevirke
- buried Grave 70, Block D

CARLSON Hilda, (nee FREDSBERG) 21 May 1949 aged 77
- daughter of Anders & Elsa Fredsberg, who opened the Bunnythorpe United Hotel in 1892. Hilda (& sister Christina) attended Ormondville School
- Hilda married Emil Frederick WEISERT (1864-1895) in Dannevirke 1893
Hawkes Bay Herald, 18 December 1893 WEISERT-FREDSBERG - At Mangatera, Danevirke, on the 26th December, by the Rev. H. M. Ries, Emil Frederick WEISERT to Hilda FREDSBERG
they had a son on 13 May 1895:
1895 - 1918 Godfrey Egbert Weisert. Godfrey served in WWI as Private 63801 with NZEF, 33rd Reinforcements Auckland Infantry Regiment, A Company. He embarked from Wellington 31 Dec 1917 for Glasgow, listing his mother as next of kin at Otuarumia, Waipawa. Godfrey died of his wounds in France 2 Sep 1918 aged 23. He is buried V.D.18. Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France
- Hilda next married Henry CARLSON on 22 May 1901 (see above)
- buried Grave 17, Block B with 1st husband Emil Weisert

CARLSON Careng/Karin (nee NIELSON) 1 Oct 1900 aged 60
BDM has Karing Carlson
- first wife of Henry Carlson (see above), married 1865 and had 2 sons
- buried Grave 71, Block D next to Henry
Daily Telegraph, 2 October 1900 One of Dannevirke's oldest identities passed away last night, after a brief illness, in the person of Mrs Henry Carlson. The deceased lady was widely known and greatly respected for her kindly disposition. She was quite well on Wednesday last, when she caught a slight cold, which brought on inflammation of the lungs. Unfortunately Mr Carlson was not at home, being at Rotorua for the benefit of his health, and he cannot reach here before Thursday morning. Great sympathy is felt for the husband and two sons who are left to mourn their loss. The funeral takes place on Friday afternoon. Flags were flying at half-mast on several of the business premises to-day
Hawke's Bay Herald, 2 October 1900 Mrs Carlson, wife of one of the oldest settlers in Danevirke, passed to her rest yesterday, and much sympathy is felt for her husband and sons in their bereavement. Out of respect many flags were displayed at half-mast to-day from public and other buildings
Evening Post, 6 October 1900 PAHIATUA, This Day. The death of Mrs H. Carlson, of Dannevirke, who died of inflammation of the bowels, has cast a gloom over that district. Deceased was one of the earliest settlers there, The funeral took place yesterday, some 500 people following, including some from here. Mr Carlson was away at Rotorua at the time of her death. Deceased was well known in this district

CARMICHAEL Eric, 6 Dec 1905 aged 6 months
- born 16 July 1905 to Christina Carmichael
- buried Grave 21, Block F with brother James

CARMICHAEL James, 11 Feb 1904 aged 4 weeks
- born 16 Jan 1904 to Christina Carmichael
- buried Grave 21, Block F with brother Eric
Christina also had a daughter, Doris Charlotte Carmichael, 2 Sep 1906

CARTER Elizabeth, 20 Feb 1910 aged 65
- Elizabeth was living in McCallum St, Dannevirke
- buried Grave 32, Block H next to James

? CARTER Iris Amy, 20 July 1909 aged 5
- 1 of 5 children of William Henry CARTER & Emily CARTWRIGHT
- Iris was living in Dublin St, Dannevirke
- buried Grave 12, Block G

CARTER James, 5 May 1911 aged 83
- James was a Gardener in Dannevirke
- buried Grave 33, Block H next to Elizabeth

CHANDLER Olive Rita, 14 April 1907 aged 11 weeks
- a daughter of Alfred George CHANDLER & Emma May MORGAN
- buried Grave 62, Block G

CHAPPELL (Mrs) Mary, 8 July 1908 aged 75
- Mary lived in Stanley St, Dannevirke
- buried Grave 39, Block J

CHICK Jessie May (nee HENDERSON), 24 Jan 1910 aged 33
- buried Grave 93, Block B
- 1st of 7 children of Matthew HENDERSON & Elizabeth Annie Pillar Shapley ROSSITER. Matthew, with his brother William (2nd Mayor of Dannevirke) & George Wratt were sawmillers in Feilding & Dannevirke and was chairman of the first Town Board of Dannevirke. Matthew moved to Auckland in 1905
- Jessie married William CHICK on 9 Dec 1901 in Dannevirke
- they lived in Gordon St, Dannevirke
- there children were:
1903 - Ronald Leslie Chick
1904 - Isabel Phyllis Chick
William remarried in 1923 to Elsie Emily JOHNSTONE. They are buried Mangatera

CHRISTENSEN Laurits 'Laury' Christian, 11 April 1901 aged 38
- he was killed in the bush 11 April 1901
- buried Grave 86, Block A with wife Olena
- Laurits married Olena Christina PEDERSEN (below) in 1889
- (some?) of their children were:
1889 - 1963 Hans Henry Christensen
1891 - Annie Christina Christensen
1893 - Lenora Hansigne Christensen
1895 - Christobel Christensen
1898 - 1970 Edgar Lennett/Leonard Christensen
1902 - Lauritz Laurenzor Christensen

CHRISTENSEN Olena Kristina (nee PEDERSEN), 5 April 1928 aged 60
- Olena married Lauritz Laurenzor Christensen (above) in 1889
- she had been living in Taumarunui after Laury's death
- buried Grave 86, Block A with husband Lauritz

? CHRISTISON Christian 'Christie' 'Chris', 11 March 1910 aged 43
- married Lydia Salter BRITTON in 1895
- buried Grave 39, Block H with wife Lydia

? CHRISTISON Lydia Salter (nee BRITTON), 27 Nov 1948 aged 75
(cemetery database has 65)
- buried Grave 39, Block H with husband Christie
- married Chris Christison in 1895
the children of Lydia & Christie

CHRISTOPHERSEN Annie (nee McDONALD), 29 April 1905 aged 35
(cemetery database has ChristophersOn
BDM & Papers Past alternate spelling with E & O)
- buried Grave 60, Block F
- Annie married Marius Christophersen in 1898
their known children:
1899 - Ivy May Christophersen
1901 - 1981 William Chrisophersen

CHRISTOPHERSEN Clarence Norman, 10 Oct 1909 aged 2.7
(cemetery database has Gordon Christopherson)
- buried Grave 3, Block H
- born 20 March 1907, 7th of 12 children of Ole CHRISTOPHERSEN (1870-1932) & Hilda MAGNUSSEN (1878-1943), both buried Mangatera

CHRISTOPHERSEN Johanna Emily, 15 Oct 1900 aged 1
- 2nd child of Ole CHRISTOPHERSEN & Hilda MAGNUSSEN
- buried unknown location

CLARK Agnes Elizabeth (nee McPherson), 19 Sep 1975 aged 87
(BDM has her death date as 2 July 1975)
- ashes interred Grave 74, Block F with her father James McPHERSON, & next to her sister Jessie Robertson McPherson (1892-1976)
HEADSTONE READS: In loving memory of Agnes Elizabeth, loved wife of the late W. Clark, 1888-1975. In loving memory of Jessie Robertson McPherson, loved daughter of the late Agnes and James McPherson, 1892-1976
* Agnes Elizabeth Clark (nee McPherson) was born 8 Aug 1888 to:
James McPHERSON (1844-1926) & Agnes Drew CHALMERS (1855-1925)
- she was a twin with Annie Margaret McPherson
- Agnes married William Clark in 1932
* Jessie Robertson McPherson was born 8 Aug 1892 to:
James McPHERSON (1844-1926) & Agnes Drew CHALMERS (1855-1925)
Hawkes Bay Herald, 31 July 1884 McPherson-Chalmers - At the Manse, Waipukurau, on the 29th July, by the Rev. Alexander Grant, Presbyterian minister, James McPherson, Dannevirke (formerly of Strathspey, Scotland) to Agnes Drew, elder daughter of John Chalmers (formerly of Linithgowshire, Scotland)
* their mother, Agnes Drew McPherson & their brother, John Chalmers McPherson (1894-1904, accidently shot aged 10.10) are buried Grave 58 & 59, Block F

CLARK Christina, 5 Sep 1906 aged 75
- buried Grave 18, Block G
Bush Advocate, 7 September 1906 - KIRITAKI
... It is with much regret that I have this week to record the death of Mrs Clark, senr., who passed away at the residence of her eldest son, Mr John Clark, on the night of the 5th, at the age of 75 years. The poor lady had been ill for so long and suffered so much pain that though we grieve to lose her, her death cannot be looked upon as other than a happy release from severe suffering, as she had not even the relief of unconsciousness to allay the pain and weariness of her last illness. She leaves a family of six grown up sons and daughters to mourn their loss, three of whom, Mr John Clark, Mrs Mortensen and Mrs Philp are residents of Kiritaki. The others are Mr A. Clark, who resides in Dannevirke, Mr Malcolm Clark, of Kawhia, and a married daughter in New York. The funeral is to take place on Saturday. On account of the sad occurrence the management committee decided to postpone the concert, which was to have been held on Friday night, until Monday, the 10th September
Bush Advocate, 10 September 1906 - KIRITAKI
... The death of the late Mrs Clark cast quite a gloom over our district, and in consequence it was considered advisable to postpone the concert, which was to have been held on Friday evening until Monday as a mark of respect to the family of the deceased lady. It is hoped therefore that those having already bought tickets will be so kind as to present them on Monday evening, when the original programme will be presented. As will be seen from a perusal of the programme in Mr Prior's window, several of Dannevirke's favourite amateurs have kindly consented to assist, and there are besides items by our best local talent. To conclude there will be a most amusing farce, in which those taking part have been at much pains to make themselves perfect, and afterwards a dance will be held and refreshments provided, so that if the weather holds good we hope to have a crowded house.

CLARK William Chalmers, 25 April 1906 aged 73
- buried Grave 12, Block F
- William married Agnes Mary MILLIN in 1894
their known children:
* 1895 - Agnes Mary Clark
* 1897 - Ivy May Clark
* 1899 - Beatrice Ella Clark
* 1901 - Sydney William Clark
* 1904 - Gladys Maude Clark
* 1910 - Dorothy Rona Clark

CLAUSEN James, 13 Dec 1908 aged 77
- lived in Hospital St, Dannevirke
- buried unknown location

? CLEMENT Mary Jane, 26 Feb 1899 aged 4 months
- buried unknown location
- database has ClementS
- 2nd of 10 children of Frank Ward CLEMENT & Emily MEADOWS

CLODE Emily Jane Victoria 1907 aged 6 months
- buried Grave 33, Block G
- daughter of Christopher CLODE & Lily Rosania PRICE

? COCKERILL Esme Lillian, 22 Dec 1908 aged 6 months
- buried Grave 29, Block K
- daughter of Tasman Winnefred COCKERILL & Ethel KEYS
- they were living in Gordon St, Dannevirke early 1900s
- in August 1954 the late Tasman's estate was granted to his wife Ethel of Lindisfarne Tasmania. They were Orchardists

COE Mary Ann, 16 April 1910 aged 30
- buried Grave 15, Block I
- Mary was a 'Lady Help'. She died in the Dannevirke Public Hospital

COHR Christian Jensen 1901 aged 8 weeks
- son of Peter Marius & Jensina COHR (proprietor of Cohr's Saw-mill. Born in Denmark in 1866 & emigrated to New Zealand in 1891

? COLLINS David, 22 June 1899 aged 43
- buried unknown location
- David was unknown in Dannevirke
- He arrived into town about 20 June 1899 and died 2 nights later of heart & lungs disease at the Central Boarding House, Dannevirke

COLYER Catherine May, 13 Oct 1902 aged 3.5
- buried Grave 51, Block E with her mother below
- daughter of Alfred COLYER & Dinah BRANT

COLYER Dinah (nee BRANT), 23 Nov 1918 aged 51
- buried Grave 51, Block E with daughter Catherine
- married Alfred Colyer (1871-1947) in 1896, had 3 children:
1898 - 1954 Louisa Maud Colyer (+Edward Steven James Le Comte in 1929)
1899 - 1902 Catherine May Colyer (aged 3.5 as above)
1900 - 1978 Henry Alfred Colyer (+Edna Olive May COPLAND in 1924)
- Dinah was living in Napier in 1918. Buried with Catherine above

CONNELL Irene, 23 Jan 1908 aged 5 months
- buried Grave 11, Block E
- daughter of Timothy (1875-1942) & Mary CONNELL of Burns St

? COOK Frederick Charles, 18 Nov 1902 aged 32
- buried Grave 50, Block E
- born in Nelson, he was killed in a work accident at the Tiratu Sawmill at Mangatera
Wanganui Herald, 19 November 1902 DANNEVIRKE
... A young man named Cook, said to belong to Nelson, was caught in the belting in the Mangatera Mill and killed

? COVENEY Elizabeth (nee LOWTHER), 15 Sep 1918 aged 92
- buried Grave 51, Block F next to her son John Lowther Coveney
(cemetery database says John (1852-1904) was her husband)
- Elizabeth was born about 1826. She married George Coveney (1817-1888) in 1845 in Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Elizabeth was living in Martinborough in 1918
Dominion, 28 September 1918 A link with the very early days of Victoria has been severed by the death at Martinborough on September 15, at the age of 92 years, of Mrs Elizabeth Coveney. Seventy-seven years ago, at the age of fifteen, the deceased, with her parents (Mr and Mrs John Lowther), arrived at Melbourne in the ship Alexander. Married at nineteen, the late Mrs Coveney, with her husband (the late Mr George Coveney) spent many years in the Geelong and Bungaree districts. Here many thrilling encounters were experienced with the aboriginal natives. She came to New Zealand in 1885, where, with the exception of one son, the family has since resided. The deceased's husband predeceased her by some thirty years.
Of nine children, six are still living. There are also fourteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
The four daughters are:
Henry Davis Williams (Taranaki) (Alice Lowther Coveney)
Robert Thomas SADD (Dunedin) (Anna Maria Lowther Coveney)
Fred McAllum (Martinborough) (Florence Coveney)
George William Cobb (Martinborough) (Ellen Josephine Coveney)
Of the two sons, one is resident in Victoria.
It is interesting to note that the deceased lady came from a historical Irish family, she being a direct descendant of Lord Edward Fitzgerald's family

? COVENEY John Lowther, 18 May 1904 aged 54
- born 1850 in Kilmore, Victoria
- son of George COVENEY (1817-1888) & Elizabeth LOWTHER (1826-1918)
- buried Grave 50, Block F next to his mother

? COWAN George, 28 Dec 1901 aged 29
- buried Grave 70, Block B
- born 10 May 1872 at Blueskin Bay, Otago to James COWAN (1837-1915) & Margaret POW (1844-1925)
Marlborough Express, 2 January 1902
... A man named G. Cowan, about 35 years, went bathing in the Manawatu River. Not returning, a search was made for the body, which was found this morning
... On Friday morning last (28 Dec 1901) a man named G. Cowan, who was lodging at Petersen's boarding house, went to the Manawatu river for a swim, and as he did not return information was given to the police. A search was made but without result, until Mr Drinkwater junr, and another who were fishing in the Manawatu river, yesterday discovered Cowan's clothes on the banks of the river. From this it was evident that Cowan must have been drowned, but no trace of the body could be found until this morning, when Sergeant Stagpool and Constable Baker, having received information that it was believed the body had been seen in the river, went out early and discovered it stranded in shallow water. The body was taken into town, and is now in a room at Mr Baddeley's hotel (Junction Hotel). The deceased was about 30 or 35 years of age.
The deceased, so far as is known, has no relatives here, but it is believed that some reside in Otago and that a brother lives at Greymouth.
The members of the Loyal Dannevirke Lodge of Oddfellows are requested to meet at 2.30 p.m. to-morrow to attend the funeral of the late George Cowan, who was a member of the Lodge

COWIE Helen Emily (nee MARSHALL), 27 June 1906 aged 27
- buried Grave 30, Block G
- married John Patterson COWIE (1872-1942) in 1900

? CRALLAN Elizabeth (nee RICHARDSON), 2 Feb 1906 aged 73
- buried Grave 34, Block F with husband James
Bush Advocate, 30 May 1904 GOLDEN WEDDING
CRALLAN-RICHARDSON - May 29th, 1854, at Bishop Wearmouth, Sunderland, County of Durham, by the Rev Wallace, James Crallan, of Appelby, Westmoreland, youngest son of John Crallan, Appelby, to Elizabeth, second daughter of John Richardson, Sunderland [Canterbury Times please copy]

? CRALLAN James, 6 Sep 1914 aged 82
- buried Grave 34, Block F with wife Elizabeth
- born in Appelby, England, had 2 sawmills in Dannevirke
- he married Elizabeth Richardson 29 May 1854 in Bishop Wearmouth, Durham, England. JAMES emigrated into Lyttelton 1859 & ELIZABETH with 5 year old daughter in 1861
TIMELINE for James & Elizabeth

CRESPIN Harry Douglas, 30 Jan 1908 aged 27
database has aged 26
Historical Record Only - buried Plot 67 K, CH ENG at Karori, Wellington
Evening Post, 1 February 1908 CRESPIN - On the 30th January, 1908, at Dannevirke, Harry Douglas, beloved husband of Ethel Crespin (nee Anderson), and seventh son (sic, 7th child) of Mrs A. Crespin, 7 Tutchen-street, Wellington, aged 27 years
- Harry was a son of Gidoin (aka Gordon) CRESPIN (alleged bigamist) & Anne Jane SNOOK (1838-1929) of Bristol. His mother brought the children to New Zealand. Some of Gidoin's brothers also came to NZ, via Australia (Ernest Bellow Crespin & Frank Froude Gervis Crespin at least)
- Harry married Ethel Barbara ANDERSON (1880-1943) in 1906
they had a daughter:
1907 - Gloria Astria Crespin (married Leslie Frederick Baker TITCHENER in 1930)
* Another son, Frederick Walter 'Fred' Crespin served in the South African War. He returned profoundly deaf and developed tuberculosis. He died 8 July 1906 aged 28 thereby leaving his mother in serious financial difficulties ... (more at link)
* Evening Post, 10 August 1929 CRESPIN - On Saturday, 10th August, 1929, at her residence, 7 Ellice avenue, Wellington, Annie, widow of the late Gedwin Crespin, and dearly beloved mother of Frank Crespin of Auckland and Mrs Frank Pearce (Bessie Jane Crespin), of Auckland; aged 93 years. A gracious mother, dearly beloved (Annie is buried in Karori)

CRIST Ella Mary, 7 Jan 1907 aged 3?
- buried Grave 37, Block G
- daughter of John CRIST (1864-1931) & Bessie Barbara SUTHERLAND (1876-1939) (John & Bessie are buried Mangatera)
Bush Advocate, 8 January 1907
... We regret to record the fact to-day that Mr John Crist's little girl, who was severely scalded yesterday morning, died from the effects of her injuries at 5.30 last night. The accident occurred very simply, as from the evidence submitted at the inquest this morning it appears that while Mrs Crist was scrubbing the verandah her two children were playing at the other end of it. She left her work for a moment or two to go round to the back to get the hose with which to hose the verandah down, as the soap and water were drying too quickly in the sun. Before going she cautioned the children not to go near the water as it was hot, but as it had been out of the copper for some time and she had been using it on part of the verandah she had no idea that it was hot enough to scald them. While she was away she heard the child scream, and when she returned she found he lying in the passage at the front door with her clothes wet about the back and neck. She at once picked her up and removed her clothes, when she found the body considerably scalded. Dr Macallan was at once called in and applied the necessary remedies, but the child died later on in the day.
An inquest was held at the parents' residence this morning, before the District Coroner and the following jury:- Messrs T. Bain, J. Neagle, J. Cruickshank, J. B. Lloyd, J. Spencer and R. Pattison. The evidence of Dr Macallan and Mrs Crist was taken, when a verdict of accidental death was returned. The jury added a rider to their verdict expressing their sincere sympathy with Mr and Mrs Crist in their bereavement, and this expression of condolence was conveyed to the parents by the Coroner

CROWE Henry, 31 May 1905 aged 3 weeks
- buried Grave 73, Block F
- son of Caselia Crowe

CROWTHER Harriet Sophia (nee BURROUGHS, formerly CLARK), 15 May 1910 aged 71. - Historical Record Only - she is buried Plot 132, Block F at Hastings cemetery with 2nd husband Frederick Kershaw Crowther
- born 1838 in Alderbury, Wiltshire to Jesse & Harriet Burrough. Harriet first married John Stonehouse Clark (1842-1870), Schoolmaster of Wainuiomata, on 31 Jan 1866. John was born in Sunderland, Durham to John CLARK & Mary STONEHOUSE. He died 13 Aug 1870 in Wainuiomata aged 29, having gone looking for missing cattle. He became lost in the bush and died of exposure and exhaustion. His body was found 3 days later
- Harriet next married Frederick Kershaw Crowther (1833-1907) 9 April 1873
- they adopted a daughter, Frances 'Eva' Frear (1872-1896), a daughter of George (1841-1876) & Elizabeth (1845-) Frear who arrived on the 'Howrah' into Wellington Nov 1874. Her father died in Feilding
Frederick had a dairy farm in Wainuiomata c1867, lived in Lowry Bay, & was a storekeeper (of General Drapery, Clothing, Fancy Goods, Groceries, Ironmongery etc) in Foxton. In 1881 they were in Opunake. In 1882 his partnership with Joseph Pennington as Contractors supplying rations to the Armed Constabulary Force was dissolved in New Plymouth. In 1883 he he sold up his sections & goods, including a Bakers Stone Oven & Bakehouse etc, at Opunake. In 1884 he was a storekeeper in Opunake. In 1887 Eva was attending the Opunake School. In 1893 his Butter Factory was in operation for the season in Ngaire. In 1896 Hawera Electoral Roll, Frederick Kershaw Crowther was a shopkeeper, Harret Sophia Crowther, domestic duties & Eva Crowther was a shop assistant, all resident at Ngaire. In Oct 1896 Frederick sold his factory to the Crown Dairy Company.
Hawera and Normanby Star, 4 Nov 1896 The Egmont Post reports the death of Eva Frear Crowther, which sad event occurred at Ngaire at 5 o'clock on Saturday morning, after a severe illness of acute pneumonia for the last eight weeks. The deceased held the position of postmistress at Ngaire for two years, and during that time had won the esteem and friendship of nearly everybody with whom she came in contact by her kindness and many sterling qualities. During her stay at Ngaire she held the position of organist for several denominations, as well as giving valuable assistance at concerts and other amusements, and was also a member of the Christina Endeavour Society and Band of Hope, contributing several excellent papers at the meetings of the former society. The deceased leaves an only sister, Mrs F. E. McKenzie, and parents who adopted her nearly twenty years ago. Her fiancee (the Rev J. W. Hayward), and a very large circle of friends to mourn their loss
In 1900 Frederick & Harriet were at Opunake. In 1903 they leased their farm at Waiteika Road. In 1904 they bought a house & 5 acres at Opunake. In 1905 they were living at Greenmeadows, Napier
A sister of Eva, Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Frear (1869-1913, adopted by Joseph Masters of Sandon), married Frederick Ernest McKenzie in 1893, had 9 children & died in Dannevirke 7 March 1913. She is buried with him & a 12 year old daughter, Vera Elizabeth McKenzie in Mangatera

CULLEN Frederick George, 26 Oct 1910 aged 22
- buried Grave 55, Block H
- born 1888, 7th of 11 children to James CULLEN & Elizabeth KNOX
Evening Post, 26 October 1910 SUICIDE at DANNEVIRKE, This Day - A young man named Frederick Cullen, a cabinetmaker, 22 years of age, died in the hospital this morning from the effects of a dose of spirits of salts (Hydrochloric acid), self-administered

CUNNINGHAM Alexander Francis, 12 Feb 1908 aged 3 weeks
- buried Grave 105, Block G
- born 20 Jan 1908, 1st of 2 sons of Francis Andrew CUNNINGHAM & Margaret Isabel JAMIESON

... The A names ABBOTT to AYLWARD

... The B names BAER to BURTON

... The C names CALDER to CUNNINGHAM

... The D names DAILL to DUNSTALL

... The E names ECCLES to EVANSEN

... The F names FALCONER to FYFE

... The G names GAMMON to GUNTER

... The H names HAINES to HYNDES


... The J names JACOBI to JONES

... The K names KENNY to KUITI

... The L names LAMBERT to LYNN

... The M names MABERLY to MURRAY

... The N names NASH to NUTTALL

... The O names O'CONNOR to O'SULLIVAN

... The P names PALENSKY to PRIOR

... The R names RANKIN to RYAN

... The S names SARGISSON to SYKES

... The T names TACON to TWEEDDALE

... The V name VICARY

... The W names WALKER to WYSOCKI


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