Part four of my hunt for details of the lives of my great-great aunts, the Smith sisters.
After locating the graves of my spinster great-great grand aunts, I ordered the first death record to see what I can learn about their lives.
Lately I’ve been working on my family history. This week I found my long-lost spinster aunts buried in Karori.
A sudden whim leads to an impressive collection of family history – and some new leads on the Smith sisters.
In attempting to work out where he came from, I uncovered the life story of my great great grandfather, John William Lewis.