Emily Smart was born on 8 January 1852 in Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand and was baptised in St Pauls Church in Papanui, Christchurch on 15 February 1852.
She married George DEANS on 21 July 1879 at St Marys Church School in Timaru. George was born on 18 June 1856 in Berwickshire, Scotland and was usually a labourer. He died on 15 November 1930 in Green Island, Dunedin and was buried in the Green Island Cemetery on 18 November 1930.
Emily died on 7 June 1894 in Waimate and was buried in the Old Waimate Cemetery on 10 June 1894.
After the death of Emily, George DEANS married her niece, Sarah Ann ELLIS on 27 July 1910 in Dunedin. There were no children from this marriage.
However, Emily's marriage to George did result in eight children:
Emily's brothers and sisters:
Edmund - born 18
Amon - born 1 December 1832
Amos - born 13 February 1834
Amey - born 13 October 1835
Horton - born 22 January 1837
Eliza - born 29 May 1839
Enos - born 23 January 1841
Enon Page - born 9 February 1842
Enoch - born 16 August 1844
Elijah Page - born 16 April 1846
Eli Perkins - born 17 January 1848
William Willson - born 22 March 1850
George Thomas - born 1 September 1853
Also, Barry PYCROFT, who married a descendant of Emily SMART has his own website which includes part of this family. You can find it at http://www.pycroft.co.nz/
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(Page Last Updated on 27 March 2009)