Grace Hazelhurst

1877 Grace Hazelhurst

Parents Edward & Anne Hazelhurst

Born in Wakkerstroom in 1877 died in 1915 at the age of 38 years.

It was reported that Grace often sang at important musical concerts and functions in Pretoria at the young age of 18.  She amazed the audience with such a fine quality in her voice.  She participated in singing Opera and music loved by audiences.  She was bridesmaid at the wedding of William and  Agnes.

Grace excelled as a contralto singer and qualified at the Royal Academy of Music in London in 1907.  She became very popular and her professional name was Madam Hurst


Edward Wood of London.

Children born to Grace & Edward Wood

  1. Nan Wood
  2. Monty Wood
  3. Baby Wood died 18 months 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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