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Emily Henry (Helmore)

Also Known As: "Emily Rutherford"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Horsham, Sussex, England
Death: Died in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Holloway Helmore, Rev. and Anne Helmore
Wife of John Henry and Norman Norcliffe Rutherford
Mother of Thomas Holloway Helmore Henry; Frederick Paul Ratsey Helmore (Twin) Henry and Travis Helmore Henry
Sister of Emma Elizabeth Henry; Anne Sophia Palk and Olive Helmore

Occupation: Ladies School teacher
Managed by: Private User
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About Emily Henry

Maiden name not confirmed (update see below) - Helmore is a given name for all 3 of her children but the first child also has Holloway as a given name. Another name used as given name for the third chikld is Ratsey.

"Rhodesia's Pioneers Women" by Jessie M. Lloyd

MRS. HENRY, 1895

Neé Emily Helmore. Arrived with the Henry-Steyn Trek, her husband being the leader. Information from Mrs. M. Edwards, Chipinga. Also p. 161 of Olivier's "Many Treks Made Rhodesia".

http://rhodesianheritage.blogspot.com/2010/05/rhodesias-pioneer-women-1859-1896.html

Her DN ZIM 32/232 - name of Emily Rutherford.

"Has not lived with N N Rutherford for years. Travis henry (son) been supporting her".

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Emily Henry's Timeline

1850
1850
Sussex, England
1892
February 15, 1892
Age 42
Orange Free State, South Africa
1894
August 25, 1894
Age 44
South Africa
August 25, 1894
Age 44
Orange Free State, South Africa
1928
April 5, 1928
Age 78
Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
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