Mary Louisa Hanger

ID# 6583, (1902 - 17 Sep 1966)

Mary Louisa Hanger was born in 1902 at Blackstone, Otago, New Zealand ,

Parents: William and Ann Louisa Hanger.1

Mary Louisa Hanger married Charles Richard Popham, son of Charles Popham and Harriett Lawson, in 1924 at Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand .2

As of 1924,her married name was Popham.

Mary died on 17 Sep 1966 at Titri, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , at age 64 years.3

Mary's death notice appeared on 19 Sep 1966 in the "Otago Daily Times", New Zealand ,

POPHAM Mary Louisa
On Sept 17th 1966 (suddenly) at her residence Titri, dearly loved wife of the late Charles Richard Popham and Loved Mother of Max, Joan ( Mrs J S Merrilees), Jack and Allan
"At Rest"
The Funeral will leave our chapel, 29 Marion Street tomorrow (Tuesday) Sept 20, at the conclusion of a service commencing at 2pm for the Anderson's Bay Cemetery.
Gillions and Sons Lrd, Funeral Director

POPHAM Mary Louisa
On Sept 17 1966 (suddenly) at her residence Titri, Loved daughter of the late William and Ann Hanger, St Bathans, and loved sister of Frank, Rebecca ( Mrs Mee), Walter and Tom
"At Rest."4

Mary was buried on 20 Sep 1966 at Anderson's Bay Cemetery, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

In Loving Memory of
9/1223 Tpr Charles R
beloved husband of
Mary L Popham
Died 7th April 1945, aged 52yrs.
Mary Louisa Popham
Died 17th Sept 1966, aged 63yrs.

In Loving Memory of
Stuart Maxwell (Max)
1924 - 1996

In Loving Memory of
Judith Ann
eldest daughter of
Jack and Betty
Died Oct 9th 1957.5

Charles R and Mary L Popham
also ashes of Max and Judith (son and granddaughter)
Anderson's Bay Cemetery

Family: Mary Louisa Hanger and Charles Richard Popham


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 4742, Dec Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: NZ Online Database: 1924/ 9646.
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: NZ Online Database: 1966/ 45797 aged 63.
  4. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Otago Daily Times, 19 Sept 1966 pg3, as viewed Dunedin Library 31 May 2013. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  5. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Dunedin City Council Online Database: Block 63 Plot 93. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.