NASH Died 29th October 1849, George Henry Nash, aged 23 years.
NASH Died at Thames 18th December 1931, Bridget Frances Nash, usually of Hill; Street, Onehunga, aged 73 years. Born Galway, Ireland, daughter of William John Duggan, farmer, and ......... O'Brien, in New Zealand about 60 years. Buried from Roman Catholic Church, Onehunga with her husband who died October 1930. Married at Auckland at age 20 to Martin James Nash. Male issue living - aged 49, 48, 47, 46, 43, 39, 38, 37, 32. Female issue living - aged 52, 50, 45, 36, 35, 34. Funeral account to be sent to Nash at Wairoa.
NAUGHTON Intelligence has been received from
Sydney on the death of an old Aucklander, in the person of Mrs Naughton, the relict
of the late Mr Jas. Naughton, for many years Commissioner of Police in this city, and
subsequently Resident Magistrate at Onehunga. The deceased lady had attained the age of
81. Mr Haslam, late Sergt.-Major of the Auckland Volunteers, and who served in the same
regiment (the 58th) as a comrade with Mr Naughton, made the following particulars
concerning the early personal history of the deceased lady:- Mrs Naughton accompanied her
husband, who was then a colour-sergeant of the 58th Regiment, in the Hutt and Wanganui
campaigns against the rebel Maoris in the early forties. She was at the post known as
Boulcott's Farm, on the River Hutt, Wellington, when the natives attacked the post, and
massacred a number of the guard in the early morning. They broke into the house in which
she resided, knowing that it was used as a position by the troops. Mrs Naughton and her
children were in the house at the time, but the natives did not injure them. She held up
her baby before the Maoris, and called out to them, appealingly, "The picaninny! my
picaninny!" When the regiment went to Wanganui she accompanied her husband, and was
there when the rebels surrounded the town; she witnessed the attack, and on the engagement
in July, 1847, at St John's Bush, rendered good service in tending the wounded, as she had
done at the action at Boulcott's farm. She was a noble-hearted and motherly woman, in
aiding and sympathising with those who needed consolation. She left Auckland for Sydney a
few years ago, in order to live with her married daughter. Mrs Naughton had a large
family. Her death will be regretted by those of our citizens who knew her in the early
days of the history of the colony.
James Naughton was a sergeant who served in the 58th Regiment 21 years 8 months. He received a meritorious service pension of £15 per annum. He was born at Castlehard, Dallyhouse, County Cavan and was 5' 9" tall, with red hair, grey eyes, and fresh complexion, by trade a labourer, with exemplary character. He died 18th March 1871, aged 54 years and was buried in the Symonds Street Cemetery with his second son, Andrew Henry Naughton, who died 26th April 1863, aged 20 years.
NEALIS Died 17th May 1923 at 60 John Street, Ponsonby, Margaret Nealis, married woman, aged 57 years. Born Hamilton, daughter of Robert Hogg, fulmonger, and Margaret Joyce, married at age 18 to Walter John Nealis. Male issue living - aged 33. Female issue living - aged 37, 33, 27, 11. Buried Presbyterian Cemetery, Waikaraka (next to her Husband, Walter John Nealis).
NEALIS On November 27, at Auckland Hospital,
James, dearly beloved husband of the late Isabella Nealis, aged 82 years. The
funeral will leave the residence of his daughter, Mrs S. Peach, Maurice road, Penrose,
today (Tuesday), 2.30 p.m. for Waikaraka Cemetery.
New Zealand Herald Tuesday 28th November 1933.
NEEVE On November 2, 1944, at the Green Lane
Hospital, Charles Henry, dearly loved third son of the late Joseph Henry and Sarah
Neeve, late of Onehunga, aged 81 years. Funeral will leave C. H. Barker's Chapel, Queen
Street, Onehunga, tomorrow (Saturday), at 11 a.m. for Mangere Cemetery.
New Zealand Herald Friday 3rd November 1944.
NEPIA Died 28th July 1848, Ellen Nepia, aged 30 years.
NEWDICK John Henry Newdick, Artillery, killed in action 5th November 1917.
NEWDICK Patrick Newdick, of Great South Road, Grey Lynn, son of Phoebe Newdick, killed in action in Belgium, aged 23 years.
NEWDICK On May 4, 1930, at his son's
residence, 669 Dominion Road, Alfred, beloved husband of the late Amelia Newdick,
late of Thames and Waihi, aged 84 years. The funeral will leave the above address at 9.30
a.m. today (Monday) for Purewa cemetery. friends are invited to accept this intimation.
New Zealand Herald Monday 5th May 1930.
NICHOL Died 1st May 1849, John Nichol, aged 8 years.
NICHOLAS Died 9th September 1883 at Howick, John
Nicholas, farmer, of cardiac disease 1 year, aged 78 years. Last seen by Dr Erson 6th
September 1883. Born Penzance, Cornwall, son of John Nicholas, miner, and Ann Dale, in New
Zealand 36 years. Married at Carlow, Ireland at age 30 to Ann McKenzie. Male issue living
at time of death - aged 41. Female issue living - aged 45, 43.
Informant - John Nicholas, Pakuranga.
NICHOLAS Intelligence was received by telephone on Sunday night that Herbert Nicholas, a youth about 17 years of age, was a accidentally drowned at about 2 o'clock that day in the Maunga Maunga Creek near Mr Nathan's porperty, Whitford Park, some distance beyond Howick. The deceased who was son of Mr John Nicholas, farmer, proceeded with his brother, Hugh and another youth, son of Mr Spiers, to bathe. Particulars of the accident have not come to hand, but from enquiries which were made, it is supposed that he was siezed with cramp. The body was recovered and an inquest was held on Monday before Mr J. C.Wilson, J.P., who officiated as coroner. After hearing the evidence adduced the jury returned a verdict of "Accidentally drowned." A considerable gloom has been cast over the districts of Howick, Paparoa, Pakuranga and Turanga by the sad affair. The young man was of a most exemplary character, and owing to his kindly nature he possessed a wide circle of personal friends. This was exemplified by the large concourse of people that assembled at the residence of the deceased young man's parents on Tuesday afternoon in order to follow his remains to their last resting place in the Howick Episcopalian Church-yard. It is estimated that nearly 500 persons attended the burial. The procession was headed by a large number of young ladies dressed in white, most of whom bore wreaths of flowers. Those were folowed by a large number of youths, who, with the aforesaid young ladies, composed the Howick and Pakuranga Band of Hope, of which deceased was a prominent member. This society was directed by Mr J. K. Gilmour, the president. The band of the society played appropriate music as the funeral procession reached the church. The chief mourners were the deceased's father, his brother, and his uncle, Mr James Lindsay. The funeral service was most impressively conducted by the Rev Mr Fox; after the close of which the young ladies present sang very sweetly the hymn "Safe in the Arms of Jesus." We may add that Mr and Mrs Nicholas have been the recipients of the kindest sympathy from settlers residing all over the district round about. 1889. NICHOLS ** Drowned while bathing in the Mangamangaroa Creek, near Howick, on December 29, 1889, Herbert Nichols. See entry above, note spelling variation.
NICHOLAS On October 6, at her residence,
Manukau Road, Parnell, Ann, eldest daughter of the late John Nicholas, Howick.
New Zealand Herald Monday 8th October 1894.
NICHOLS Died 21st August 1849, Mary Nichols, aged 12 months.
NICHOLS Drowned while bathing in the Mangamangaroa Creek, near Howick, on December 29, 1889, Herbert Nichols.
NICHOLAS On June 27, 1890, at her parents' residence, near Howick, Margaret Jane, only daughter of John and Ellen Nicholas, aged 15 years.
NICHOLSON Died at Waiuku 1st April 1912, Eliza Emily, wife of J. S. Nicholson, aged 43 years.
NiCOLSON Died 2nd August 1848, Mary Nicolson, aged 4 years.
NIXON Died 29th September 1852, Caroline Nixon, aged 1 month.
NOLAN Died 31st July 1850, John Nolan, aged 1½ years.
NORRIE On November 7, 1888, at the Manse, Papakura, of inflammation of the lungs, Elizabeth Angus, the beloved wife of the Rev T. Norrie. Deeply regretted.
NORRIE On Thursday, May 11th, at the Manse, Papakura, the Rev Thomas Norrie, aged 79 years.
NORRIE On June 13, at the Manse, Papakura, David, third son of the Rev. T. Norrie, in the 34th year of his age, and after a lengthened illness, which he bore with exemplary Christian fortitude.
NORRIS Died 4th July 1852, Henry Norris, aged 5 years.
NORTHWOOD Died 20th January 1852, Benjamin Northwood, son of Fencible Francis Northwood, Onehunga, and Jane Belcher, aged 1 year 5 months.
NOYER On September 24, at the Auckland
Hospital, Jean Mary, loved daughter of Mr and Mrs P.Noyer, Helensville, aged 18
years, Funeral Friday at 2 p.m.
New Zealand Herald 24th September 1936.
NOYER On March 26, accidentally killed at
Silverdale, Gordon, dearly beloved son of Mrs Noyer, of Helensville, aged 12 years.
Funeral will leave the Catholic Church, Helensville, at 2 p.m. tomorrow (Tuesday). Requiem
Mass at 10 a.m.
New Zealand Herald Monday 2nd March 1938.
NOYER On May 5, at Nelson, John Anthony,
beloved husband of Sarah Noyer, aged 72. R.I.P.
New Zealand Herald 14th May 1938.
NOYER On June 1, at his residence, 3 Eccles
Avenue, Joseph, loved husband of Elizabeth, and father of Alfred, Rita, Theo,
Albert, Bill, late Edith, Mavis, Eric (overseas), Doreen and Beryl. R.I.P. Funeral leaves
late address at 11 a.m. tomorrow (Thursday) for Waikumete.
New Zealand Herald Wednesday 2nd June 1943.
NOYER On June 1, at his late residence, 3
Eccles Avenue, Joseph, the loved father of Bill and father in law of Lily. The
funeral will leave Eccles Avenue at 11 a.m. tomorrow (Thursday) for Waikumete.
New Zealand Herald Wednesday 2nd June 1943.
NOYER On June 1, at his late residence, 3
Eccles Avenue, Joseph, the loved father of Eric (overseas) and father in law of
Lydia. At rest. R. I. P.
New Zealand Herald Wednesday 2nd June 1943.
OATES Died 27th April 1916 at Costley Infirmary, but usually of Upper Queen Street, Onehunga, Catherine Oates, married woman,of cancer, aged 55 years. Born Onehunga, daughter of Edmund Dore, Imperial pensioner, and Mary Cloughesy. Married at age 19 to John Oates. Male issue living - aged 33, 31, 29, 23, 17. Female issue living - aged 27, 25. Buried Waikaraka Cemetery.
O'BERN Died 16th December 1851, James O'Bern, aged 7 days.
O'BRIEN Died 10th March 1848, Thomas O'Brien, aged 47 years.
O'BUGLIEN On August 7, 1832, at her late
residence, 2 Tole Street,Ponsonby, Mary, dearly beloved wife of the late Anthony
O'Buglien, late of Thames, in her 82nd year. R.I.P. The funeral will leave her late
residence for the Sacrad Heart Church, Ponsonby (Tuesday) at 10.30 for Waikumete Cemetery.
New Zealand Herald Monday 8th August 1932.
O'CONNOR On Tuesday, June 17, Jane O'Connor, formerly of County Monaghan, Ireland, aged 83 years. R.I.P. Interred at Waikumiti on Saturday, ther 19th inst.
ODLUM On May 31, 1944, at Thames Hospital, May
Annie, beloved wife of James Odlum of Hikutaia, aged 54 years. R.I.P. Service at St
Francis Church, Thames tomorrow (Saturday) at 1.30 p.m. prior to interment at Omaha
New Zealand Herald Wednesday 2nd June 1944.
ODLUM On February 23, 1924,at his late
residence, Walton, One Tree Hill, Frederick Charles, dearly beloved husband of
Elizabeth Constance Odlum, and son of the late Mrs M. Odlum, aged 47 years. Private
New Zealand Herald Monday 25th February 1924.
O'DOWD On May 23, 1873, at the Provincial Hospital, Patrick O'Dowd, Pensioner of Howick.
O'DOWD Died 31st July 1918 at Coromandel, Francis O'Dowd, aged 80 years.
O'GARA Died 8th December 1859 at the
Provincial Hospital, Henry O'Gara, Pensioner, labourer, of dilation of the heart
with ossification of the valve, aged 59 years.
Informant - Philip C. Moore, House Steward to Provincial Hospital.
O'HALLORAN At the Auckland Hospital, John,
third son of the late Michael O'Halloran of pakuranga, aged 33 years. R. I. P. The funeral
will his late residence, pakuranga, today (Saturday) 17th inst, at 2 p.m. for the Roman
Catholic Cemetery, Howick. Friends will please accept this intimation.
New Zealand Herald Saturday 17th June 1905.
O'HALLORAN On May 5, at the Auckland
Hospital, Ellen, youngest daughter of the late Michael and Margaret O'halloran, of
Howick. R. I. P. The funeral will leave Messrs C. Little & Sons' Mortuary, Hobson
Street, at 2 p.m. tomorrow (Wednesday) for Howick Cemetery.
New Zealand Herald Tuesday 6th May 1930.
OHLSON Died 5th October 1920 at 9 Claremont Street, Auckland, Elizabeth Ohlson, widow, aged 82 years. Born Bengal, India, daughter of William Merrill, military pensioner, and Charlotte Brown, in New Zealand 72 years. Married at Auckland at age 21 to Captain Frederick Ohlson. Male issue living - aged 60, 55. No female issue living. Buried Anglican Cemetery, Drury, account to Mr F. J. Ohlson, 9 Kimberley Road, Remuera.
OLIVER Another old colonist of over half a century residence in Auckland, died suddenly on Saturday, July 21, at his late residence, Brookby, in the person of Mr Aitchison Oliver, who arrived in Auckland in the year 1842 by the "Jane Gifford". Like many other pioneer settlers Mr Oliver came out here from Scotland with very small capital, and a family of four, and had many hardships to contend with. He carried on business as a draper in Auckland until about twenty five years ago, when he retired, and went to live on his estate, Kelvin Grove, where he died as above, at the ripe age of 84. He was highly respected, and leaves a family of six sons and five daughters, among whom are Mr A. Oliver, tailor,Wanganui; W'm. Oliver, formerly store keeper and native interpreter, at Alexandra, Waikato; and John Oliver, of Hastings, Hawkes Bay. The deceased gentleman took part in the reunion of old colonists to celebrate the jubilee of their arrival. The funeral took place on Tuesday, July 24th, for the Panmure Cemetery, where the funeral service was conducted by the Rev Father Walter Macdonald, an old friend of the deceased, who had known him for the last 40 years. Flowers and wreaths were provided by the Misses Embling, Lloyd, Kemp, and Mrs Hamilton, some of the wreaths being of a very pretty design. It was the deceased's wish that he be buried in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Panmure. 1894.
O'MEAGHER A man named Patrick O'Meagher was employed on Monday in felling bush at his farm at Turanga Creek, near Mr Nathan's property at Howick, when the axe which he was using slipped and cut his head. The man was found unconscious by one of his family, and was removed to his residence. Dr Bewes was callen in, but Mr O'Meagher sank rapidly, and died on Tuesday morning. An inquest on the body was held on Tuesday by Mr Kells, and a verdict of accidental death returned. Deceased leaves a wife and family, for whom much sympathy is felt.
O'NEILL At the residence of her sister, Mrs Henwood, Apple Tree Farm, East Tamaki, Agnes A. O'Neill. Beloved by all who knew her. R.I.P.
O'NEILL On November 1, suddenly, at the residence of his sister, Mrs Henwood, Papatoetoe, John E. O'Neill, aged 60 years.
OSBORNE Died 10th September 1851, Thomas Coyle Osborne, aged 34 years.
O'SULLIVAN On November 4, 1890, at his residence, Lacken Hall, Kilkenny, Ireland, James, son of the late Richard O'Sullivan, M.P. of Castle Blamford, County Kilkenny, brother of the late School Inspector (R. J. O'Sullivan), and of Father O'Sullivan, both of Auckland. Requiescat in pace.
OVERTON Died 12th April 1852, William Overton, aged 46 years.
OWEN Died 26th August 1851, Roger Owen, aged 44 years.
OXENHAM On Nov. 14, 1917, died of wounds in
Palestine, Fred. G. Oxenham, second beloved son of H. G. and C. Oxenham, aged 30
New Zealand Herald Saturday 1st December 1917.
OXENHAM On September 28, 1943, at her
residence Avondale, Newman Street, Clara Chilton, the beloved wife of Henry George
Oxenham and loved mother of Ernest, Bert and Charles, aged 83 years. Funeral will leave
the above address today (Thursday) at 2 p.m. for Waikumete Cemetery.
New Zealand Herald Thursday 30th September 1943.