|Burial register ID:||12703|
|Cause of death:||Unknown|
|Date of death:||18-Feb-1915|
|Date of burial:||20-Feb-1915|
|Ada Gaston (1865 – 1915)
Ada Gaston (nee Fisher) was born on 9 August 1865. She married the Rev Samuel Gaston. Her parents, John and Eliza Fisher arrived in Auckland on the “Matilda Wattenbach” in September 1862 and Ada was born in Auckland in 1865.
Samuel came from Co.Antrim, Ireland as a lad aged 17 years. Ada and Samuel married in Gisborne on 15.6.1898 and had 5 children. They were:
John Fisher Gaston – 1899 – 1998
Ruth Grizell Gaston – 1900 – 1979
Alfred Joseph (Joe) Gaston – 1901 – 2001 !
Emily Gaston – 1903 aged 8 days
Ada Evelyn Gaston – 1906 – 1993
Ada and Samuel began their married life farming at Nuhaka. They sold this farm and moved on to another at Ormond. The farm in Ormond was sold when the family moved to Dunedin when Samuel entered the Presbyterian Ministry.
A young Ada Fisher before her marriageSource: Sharon and Barry Gaston
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