Use Paperspast 22 Feb to 25 Feb 1896 to find fire destroying two five-roomed houses in Webb St owned by D McCARTHY and G GARDINER.
search for ......."McCarthy and G Gardiner"
I am not sure if they each owned one house, or owned two houses together. You might suspect that the houses were next to each other.
In City Directory 1898 -99 at 7 Webb Street is Elizabeth McCARTHY.
Who is this -
Press 15 Mar 1905 p1https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/CHP19050315.2.2...
LAURENSON—On the 11 th March, at 13 Webb street. Laura Galloway, infant daughter of J. B. and L. Laurenson aged six week