Lizzie Tankersley Lizzie Tankersley nee Chamberlain was born in her Grandmothers home in Masterton on 7 October 1881 the 2nd Daughter 3rd child of Elizabeth and Samuel Chamberlain.
Lizzie's youth would have been spent on the family farm
Nora Elizabeth McLeay
By Nora Frost
I was born on 25th July 1918 to James Findlay and Amy Swale (nee Wyeth) McLeay. We lived in Christchurch whereas the rest of the McLeay and Wyeth families had stayed in the deep south.