Married 65 Years Today marks 65 years of marriage fpr Mr and Mrs A.G. Wyeth of Masterton. Until 20 years ago the Wyeths were farming at Gladstone. They moved to Masterton on retirement. Mr Wyeth is the son of Mr Thomas Wyeth who first came to Wairarapa in 1867. Mrs Wyeth is the daughter of the late Mr and Mrs David Foreman. She was born in Tinui. Two years her husbands senior, she will turn 92 in June this year. The Wyeth's were married on May5, 1915, in Masterton.
Mary (Hyland) Dowling - Kyneton, Victoria The inscription on the back written by Rosa Dowling reads " my fathers mother Mary Hyland". The photographer J.P Carolin was born in Tasmania in 1853 and died in Malvern Victoria in 1918. Mary (Hyland) Dowling emigrated to Australia in 1875 having been born in Ireland in 1825. If this photograph was taken circa 1875 Mary would have been at least 50 years old!- pd
Mary Ann and Samuel Chandler and child This photo was taken in Petone. Samuel and Mary moved to Wellington in 1870 and Samuel died in 1877. It is likely therefore that the photo was taken during that period.