Name: Rita Florence Bernice SPURDLE
Birth: 18 JUL 1898 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Death: 24 JAN 1899 in At sea, New Zealand
Burial: 26 JAN 1899 New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Rita Spurdle - Death
"An infant child, six month 3 old, daughter of Mr and Mrs Spurdle, of Wanganui, died on board the s.s. Rotoiti on the voyage down from Onehunga early this (Tuesday) morning. The child was in delicate health, and had been attended by a doctor in Auckland."
Source - Taranaki Herald, 24 January 1899, Page 2.
Father: William Henry Gilbert SPURDLE b: 08 APR 1868 in Wanganui, Wanganui, New Zealand
Mother: Eliza BELSHAM b: 15 APR 1865 in South Africa