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A hand coloured photographic print of Robert Billing, husband of Mary Jane Billing (nee Hope) and son of William Billing and Eliza Billing (nee Peardon). Wedding portrait dated 25th March 1889. Billing is wearing a suit with a shirt and tie. He has a handkerchief in his jacket pocket.
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Robert was born 28 Feb 1862 in New Plymouth, NZ. Died 11 Aug 1951 Tauranga, Bay of Plenty. He was the son of William Billing and Eliza nee Peardon who were original settlers in New Plymouth, from Cornwall, Devon, England. Robert married Mary Jane nee Hope.

- Gina Levien

Posted on 11-01-2016 08:50:29