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Fanny Moncrief (nee Stokes)
The Randolph

Original information:
This is Fanny Stokes (1850-1921), born on the Randolph (see listing 19). She was 15 when her father died. She got work as a cook in 1875 and married Samuel Moncrief, gardener.

Readers' response:
Fanny married Samuel Moncrief, a widower with existing family at their marriage. He and Fanny seem to have had at least five children and they lived at Wairarapa Road/Terrace.1

 

Footnotes:
1:Pamela Criglington, unpublished family history