Beatrice Hill, debutante

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11 May 1956
Beatrice Muriel Hll, (later Tinsley, b.1941 – d.1981), seated and dressed for the New Plymouth Girls High Old Girls Debutante Ball.

Daughter of Edward Hill, 18th Mayor of New Plymouth and Jean O'Hagan Hill (nee Morton).

She went on to become a Professor of Astronomy at Yale University, USA.
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11 May 1956
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'Swainson/Woods Collection, Puke Ariki and District Libraries'
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Beatrice Hill, daughter of Mayor of NP, Mr & Mrs E O E Hill, attended NPGHS. She later married a Mr Tinsley and became an Astronomer & Cosmologist and was Professor of Astronomy at Yale Uni, USA.

- Melva Wood posted 2 months ago.

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