1870 Mary Elizabeth

1870 Mary Elizabeth Hazelhurst

Parents Edward & Anne Hazelhurst

Born February 1870 in Wakkerstroom. 


1894 to Henry Rose-Innes born 13 December 1865 in Graaff Reinet. They lived in Pretoria in a house in Government Street, near the Union Buildings.

Henry became a Chief Magistrate in Pretoria. He was involved in committees to establish the Pretoria Hospital and the Hartebeespoort Dam. His title indicated that he was the RM = Resident Magistrate.

Mary died in 1918 from the ‘flu epidemic. She was 48 years old.

Henry Rose-Innes Chief Magistrate in Pretoria
Hazel, Wilfrid & Douglas
Mother Mary & child Patricia

Children born to Mary Elizabeth & Henry Rose-Innes

  1. Hazel Alexander Rose-Innes
  2. Wilfrid George Rose-Innes born 24 November 1898
  3. Douglas Edward Rose-Innes
  4. Patricia Grace Paddy Rose-Innes (born 10 years after Douglas)
The three sisters, Mary, Emmah and Grace had a close relationship, 
and even appeared together at the concerts given in Pretoria.  Mary also had a good singing voice, 
and Grace, of course, was the star.  She was only 19 years old. 


1907 Father, Edward Hazelhurst died and was buried in Pretoria

1911 Mother, Anne Hazelhurst died and was buried in Barberton

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