Burial register ID: 5772
First name: EMMA
Middle names:
Gender: Female
Age: 35 Years
Cause of death:
Burial type:
Date of death: 15-Sep-1890
Date of burial: 17-Sep-1890

Block: 78
Plot: 11

Bio contributor: Lorraine Wilson-Perrott

Emma Buchanan 1856 – 1890

Emma Buchanan was the wife of William Buchanan. She was born in Adelaide, Australia on 20 Sept 1856 and came to Hokitika about 1866 where she married on 27 Jan 1876. She had 5 children and arrived with her family in Dunedin between October 1879 & June 1882. She died of cerebro spinal meningitis in Dunedn Hospital.

There are 5 Interments in this grave:

Surname First names Age Date of death Date of burial
BUCHANAN CLAUDE ALEXANDER 71 Years 14-Jun-1977 17-Jun-1977
BUCHANAN EMMA 35 Years 15-Sep-1890 17-Sep-1890
BUCHANAN FRANK OXLEY 64 Years 14-May-1949 16-May-1949
BUCHANAN GEORGE ALEXANDER 80 Years 28-Feb-1959 02-Mar-1959
BUCHANAN WILLIAM 74 Years 15-Jan-1904 17-Jan-1904