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Husband: Michael DOWNEY died at age: 65
Born: ABT 1833 in of Kings County, IRL. 1 Died: 17-Sep-1898 in Spreydon, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. 2 Buried: 17-Sep-1898 in Spreydon, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Ref number: 22 Immigrated: 1851 in Ship: ? Occupation: Farmer, "Willowbank", Canterbury, N.Z. Father: Patrick DOWNEY (1812 - ) Mother: Katherine DOHERTY (1793 - 1863) Notes
Wife: Frances DOBBS died at age: 77 Married: 15-Jun-1858 in St Michaels Church, Christchurch, CBY, NZ.
Born: 1836 in IRL. 1 Immigrated: 23-Jul-1855 in Ship: "COLCHESTER" to Lyttelton via Wellington from Melbourne. 3,4 Died: 30-Apr-1913 in Spreydon, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. 5 Buried: 2-May-1913 in Sydenham, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Father: Henry DOBBS (1802 - 1878) Mother: Frances TOMLINSON (1815 - 1855) Notes
F Child 1: Emma DOWNEY died at age: 58 Born: 23-Apr-1859 in Halswell, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Christened: 24-Jul-1859 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Died: 8-Feb-1918 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Buried: 11-Feb-1918 in Sydenham, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Husband: Charles JACKSON b. ABT 1855 d. 9-Nov-1882 Married: 1877 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Husband: Isaac WADSWORTH b. ABT 1862 Married: 21-Feb-1884 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ.
F Child 2: Catherine Fanny DOWNEY Born: 31-Aug-1860 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Christened: 23-Dec-1860 in St Peters, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Husband: Walter CONLIN Married: 1898 in NZ.
F Child 3: Sarah DOWNEY died at age: 86 Born: 13-Sep-1861 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Christened: 26-Apr-1863 in St Mary's Anglican Church, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Died: 1-Feb-1948 in NZ. Buried: 1948 in All Saints, Prebbleton, CBY, NZ. [L-1] Ref number: Wit. Husband: Benjamin LEGG b. 1856 d. 30-Oct-1902 Married: 11-Aug-1881 in House of Mr Downey, Spreydon, Chch, CBY, NZ.
+ F Child 4: Ellen DOWNEY died at age: 71 Born: 21-Dec-1864 in NZ. Christened: 8-Jan-1865 in St Marys Anglican, Halswell, CBY, NZ. Died: 9-Oct-1936 in Res Prebbleton, CBY, NZ. Buried: 12-Oct-1936 in All Saints, Prebbleton, CBY, NZ. Husband: William HAYNES b. 4-Jan-1852 d. 1-Jun-1938 Married: 2-Mar-1882 in Home of Mr. Michael DOWNEY, Spreydon, Chch, CBY, NZ. (see note 1)
M Child 5: Michael DOWNEY died at age: 72 Born: 16-Jun-1866 in Halswell, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Christened: 6-Jan-1867 in St Mary's, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Died: 19-Jul-1938 in Waddington, CBY, NZ. Buried: ??-Jul-1938 in Waddington, CBY, NZ. Wife: Jemima CAMPION b. 25-Jul-1861 d. 15-May-1940 Married: 4-Dec-1889 in Waddington, CBY, NZ.
F Child 6: Charlotte DOWNEY died at age: 58 Born: 27-Apr-1871 in Halswell, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Christened: 21-May-1871 in St Mary's, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Died: 7-Dec-1929 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Buried: 1929 in St Marys Chruchyard, Halswell, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Husband: Robert RICKERBY b. 5-Dec-1867 d. 20-Mar-1949 Married: 2-Jun-1892 in Milton Street, Sydenham, Chch, CBY, NZ. (see note 2)
M Child 7: William DOWNEY died at age: 88 Born: 15-Jul-1872 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Christened: 22-Sep-1872 in St Mary's, Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Died: 1961 in Prebbleton, CBY, NZ. Buried: 1961 in All Saints Churchyard, Prebbleton, CBY, NZ. Wife: Rosina Ellen THOMPSON b. 1876 d. 1957 Married: 1897 in CBY, NZ.
F Child 8: Jane DOWNEY Born: 1877 in Christchurch, CBY, NZ. Baptized: 30-Dec-1877 in UMF2 Nr 125. Church Cards. Age 5 weeks Husband: Henry CORBETT Married: 1882 in NZ. Folio 0858 Husband: Daniel WILSON b. ABT 1873 d. 11-Feb-1933 Married: 1907 in NZ. Folio 7396. Husband: Robert RICKERBY b. 5-Dec-1867 d. 20-Mar-1949 Married: 1936 in NZ. Folio 01314 Widow WILSON.
Sources: (1) Rita HEOHENER, DOWNEY.GED (CARLYLE / 2000.). See DOWNEY database. (2) NZ PROBATES Vol1: Index to pre 1900 records. Will CH3564, Cant'y Death Duty Reg'r. Index 1867-1914. C5/42: (Left all to widow.), Mercantile Gazette: Canterbury 1887-1914. Deceased Persons Estates EFC11-1898. (3) Provincial Government, Immigration, -sc- "ICPS" = Inward Correspondence to Provincial Superintendant. Nat Arch April 2006. CP6 ICPS 896(1) / 1855. (4) Shipping from the "Lyttelton Times". (LYTTELTON TIMES/ 1855). SHIPPNG NEWS Arrived July 23rd, Brig Colchester, 154 tons, Adams, via Wellington from Melbourne. Passengers :- Cabin: etc. Steerage: {several and lastly} "H. DOBBS, Wife, 2 Sons, 2 daughters and 2 young children". - - -. L.T., Wed 25 July, 1855, Vol V, No. 285. Page 5, Column 1. (5) Cant'y Death Duty Reg'r. Index 1867-1914. C9/176, Left $145-0-0. Mercantile Gazette: Canterbury 1887-1914. Deceased Persons Estates EFC11-1898. Event Notes Note (1) -mn- Lyttelton Times, Marriage Notices - #235, 1882, HAYNES-DOWNEY, March 2, at residence of brides father, by Reverend A. Peters, William, eldest son of W. HAYNES, of Hobart, Tasmania to Ellen, fourth daughter of M DPWNEY, of Spreydon. Note (2) Ceremony at Mrs WADSWORTH, Milton Street, Sydenham, Christchurch. -- . Location Notes [L-1] Irene HADEN carved the Lecturn for All Saints Church in 1906. Lat & Long as derived from GARMIN 'LEGEND' GPS receiver, 4-Sept-2004. See "HAYNE STON" Name Index