NameGertrude Norgrove [50], GGG Aunt
Birth3 Dec 1846 [292]
Death1 Sep 1913 [292]
FatherWilliam Norgrove (1813-1886)
MotherSarah Hall (1818-1891)
Spouses
Marriage26 Apr 1862 [783]
Notes for Gertrude Norgrove
Lived in Wellington. 9 children – 7 boys – 2 girls. Visited Kate and Charlie and her children with Valerie and Kate and had the more-ish coconut ice. Eldest, John, Manager of Wisemans Saddle Shop in Auckland. One boy died about 9.

Kate’s account is not clear, but one descendant, a Gertrude Dempsey, wrote The Little World of Stewart Island, published in 1964 by AH and AW Reed, Wellington. She also wrote a number of other books about Stewart Island it seems. You can even still buy them.

According to Maron Dempsey, the G-granddaughter of Gertrude, she was born on the 18th of October, 1844. I don’t have independent confirmation of either date.
Notes for Joe (Spouse 1)
Saddler, according to the Nelson Examiner’s report of his marriage (3 May, 1862 was the date of the report). [783] In 1889 he was living in Wellington, in College St, according to the marriage notice of his son, Walter Norgrove.
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