Emily Amelia Ford

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Emily Amelia Ford

Birthdate: (17)
Birthplace: Portsea, Hampshire, England
Death: December 15, 1851 (13-21)
Lyttleton, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Ambrose Ford and Mary Hatherley
Wife of Edward Watts
Sister of Mary Ann Minifie nee Ford; Rebecca Ford; Sophia Ford; Emma Ford; Susanna Ford and 5 others

Managed by: Dennis Langley
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About Emily Amelia Ford

  • Image Cressy anchored Lyttleton with other three ships and emigrants from Cressy making their way ashore (Christchurch Library Database).
  • Emily along with her siblings and parents arrived New Zealand aboard Cressy in 1850 and are commemorated in Cathedral Square Christchurch along with others as Canterbury Pilgrims.
  • Emily married and died within a year of arrival, burial detail has not been identified however it seems likely "Lyttleton Anglican Cemetery" given death location etc.
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Emily Amelia Ford's Timeline

August 17, 1834
Portsea, Hampshire
Portsea, Hampshire, England
December 15, 1851
Age 17
New Zealand