THE WESTERN BAY MUSEUM

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Address: 32 Main Road, Katikati, 3129, Western Bay of Plenty, New Zealand  

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Local Women - Mary Ann Murray 1856 - 1942

October 2, 2018

Mary Ann Murray was born in the West Indies to a West Indian 18 year old mother and a 26 year old Scottish father.  Starting work at the early age of 15 she travelled to Tauranga Harbour in 1881 as a children's nurse for the Macmillian family.

 

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