Topic: Membery, Jeannie Lindsay (Grannie) - 1918

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Headstone , Otakeho Cemetery, SH 45 (Surf Highway) (1918 Influenza Epidemic casualty.)

Headstone - Grannie Membery

J L Membery Headstone


1918 Influenza epidemic victim who died in the Manaia Temporary Hospital.

[The temporary hospitals in Manaia were in the Town Hall (for Pakeha) and the Technical School  (for Maori)]


Headstone reads:

Lest We Forget

In Memory of

Jeannie Lindsay Membery


Who died 6th December 1918

From influenza contracted while nursing

The sick during the epidemic

Aged 65 Years


Greater love hath no one than this

That they lay down their life

for their friends


See Obituary  from Hawera Star in Documents below 


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Membery, Jeannie Lindsay (Grannie) - 1918

Last Name:Membery
Place of Birth:Victoria, Australia?
Membery, Jeannie Lindsay (Grannie) - 1918 by Ron is Copyright Act 1994