Emily Elizabeth Clark

ID# 170, (4 Aug 1875 - 23 Aug 1891)
Emily Elizabeth Clark

Emily Elizabeth Clark was born on 4 Aug 1875 at Nugget Point Lighthouse, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Elizabeth Emily CLARK
Parents: James Clark, Lighthouse Keepr, Nugget Point Lighthouse & Harriet Clark MS Jubber
Recorded as Elizabeth Emily Clark
but always known as Emily.1,2

She was the daughter of Edward McGraw/ James Clark and Harriett Jubber.

Emily died on 23 Aug 1891 at Currie Street, Port Chalmers, Otago, New Zealand , at age 16 years and 19 days

Emily Elizabeth CLARK
Aged 16, Domestic Duties
Born: Nugget Point
Parents: James Clark, Lighthouse Keeper & Harriet Clark MS Jubber
Not Married.1,3

Emily's cause of death on 23 Aug 1891 was from Influenza
Hysteria & Dilation of Heart - 14 days.

Emily was buried on 27 Aug 1891 at New Port Chalmers Cemetery, Port Chalmers, Otago, New Zealand ,

Emily Elizabeth Clark
Last Address: Currie St, Port Chalmers

Burial in same plot:
John Clark

Also in the plot next to her lie the Maternal Grandparents of Brenda Tui's husband - James Beagley & Jane Macey Harrod.4

Emily Elizabeth Clark and John Clark Gravesite
New Port Chalmers Cemetery
FatherEdward McGraw/ James Clark (12 Jan 1839 - 23 May 1883)
MotherHarriett Jubber (8 Jun 1835 - 21 Oct 1914)


  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1875 NZ Online Database: 1875/4732 - 1875 Folio No 2065, Sept Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1891 NZ Online Database: 1891/4559 - Aged 16 Yrs - 1891 Folio No 1582, Sept Qtr.
  4. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Dunedin City Council Online Database: New Port Chalmers Cemetery - Block DB Plot 156. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.