Harriet Jane Parker
Harriet (Hetty)Jane PARKER was the first child of Clara Alice (nee JOHNSTON ) and Charles Robert PARKER -born 3 July 1894 at Napier.
In September 1921, she married
at Eskdale Church (on Napier-
They had three sons:
Hetty (left) and her sister Mabel,
2 July 1984 on her 90th birthday.
She was widowed 1 January 1969 and continued to live in the Country at Twyford, Hastings until she was 97.
She celebtrated her 100th birthday with many family members on 3 July 1994, in GHastings.
Hetty on her 103rd birthday with great-great grand daughters Rebecca (7) and Courtney (6mths) Morresey.
She died 20 September 2000 at Havelock North aged 106 years, the oldest resident of Hawkes Bay where she lived all her life apart from a few months in Nelson when she was a child.
She is buried at Hastings Cemetery with her husband Alex.
Memories of our Grandmother and Great grandmother written by Carol Spragg and read at Hetty's funeral..
Newspaper report and other information, following Hetty's death..
The other children of Robert and Clara PARKER,