Browne Family Group; 19-136


Browne Family Group

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The family group of Edward Fransham Browne , known as Ted, b 1872 d 1944 and Frances Emily Browne nee Pook, Teds first wife. Ted's 2nd wife was Dora Browne nee Shepherd b c 1885 d 1979.
Taken on Boxing Day, Mangawhai Heads, 1943.

L-R standing back row:
Trevor Browne, Edward Fransham Browne, known as Ted b 1872, Dora Browne, Phyllis Lousia May Yeoman, nee Browne, known as Louie, Bessie Caroline Browne , nee Moulden, holding Donald Charles Browne, known as Don, Roy Prictor standing directly behind Bessie Browne, Edward John Browne, known as Eddie, Eliza Florence McLean, known as Lila, Frances Violet Quaife, nee Browne, known as Violet standing behind Lila, Charles Quaife, not wearing hat, Keith McLean, wearing hat, Elsie May Browne, nee Yates, wearing hat and necklace, Charles Yeoman, known as Charlie, hidden behind Harold Benjamin Browne, known as HB, who is holding Julene Browne.
L-R: Children standing in middle row:
Merle Browne, girl holding flowers standing in front of Louie Yoeman, Rebekah Amy Browne, standing in front of Bessie Browne with head just showing, Florence Browne, who has hands up to mouth, Shirley Browne, in middle with white dress, Eileen McLean, with hat and pigtails, Lance McLean, wearing hat, Noel Browne, Norris Browne, Esma Browne, wearing hat.
L-R Seated on ground.
Ivy Edna Prictor nee Browne with Gloria Prictor on her knee, Velma Prictor, Gladys Browne snr, possibly Gladys Mary Browne nee Buchanan, Gladys Browne Jnr, Edward John Browne, known as Ted, b 1938, Florence Eda - May Browne, known as Flo or Frank, Welton John Browne, Alfred William Browne, known as Alf

This photograph was included in a large collection of Browne Family memorabilia, donated to Mangawhai Museum by Esma Torckler, nee Browne. Items include family trees, certificates, letters, memoirs, photographs, newpaper cuttings and emails.
Families mentioned include Browne, Yates, Pilkington, Brookes, Pook and Torckler.

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