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From: Jacqueline Walles <>
Subject: [NZ] Southern Daily Cross
Date: Tue, 01 Jan 2008 19:39:29 +1300

These entries can be researched in greater detail through the Papers Past website.

01 February 1868 - Woman named GEDDES found murdered near the mouth of the Tuapeka. Her husband is charged with the murder.

01 February 1868 - Discharged artilleryman named HORNE drowned in the Whanganui River.

02 February 1868 - J Watson BAIN Esq, J.P., died at his residence Upper Queen-street.

02 February 1868 - Death of old settler Mr Alexander Knowles CHURTON of St George's Bay, Parnell

05 February 1868 - Matakana - Death of Mr Alexander MEIKLEJOHN, of the firm Messrs Meiklejohn, shipbuilders.

05 February 1868 - Death of a son of Mr TOOKEY, aged about 5 years.

05 February 1868 - Two men of the 18th Royal Irish died last month:

Private Thomas GODFREY in Albert Barracks, Auckland, and

Private Robert BROWN in the Colonial Hospital, Whanganui, on 19th ult.

05 & 07 February 1868 - Son of Mr B E TURNER, died after a fall.

13 February 1868 - Murder of German Charlie and suicide of the murderer, Ivanhoe Stanley AUGARDE.

14 February 1868 - Death of Miss Emma NEVILLE (Mrs George LODER)

18 February 1868 - Settler John BLAIR, gum digger at Kahikatea Point, Riverhead, body found much decomposed. 19 February 1868 - Inquest on John BLAIR.

21 February 1868 - Inquest at the Stockade (debtor's prison) on Charles CLAYTON, formerly a brig master at the Whau and lately a timber merchant in Auckland

Also 22nd, 25th, 27th & 29 February 1868

24 February 1868 - Mr A C ROSS, of Invercargill formerly of Melbourne, died after fall from horse.


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