Story: Wellington region

Memorial window (2nd of 2)

Memorial window

This window at Karori Crematorium is a memorial to Jane Anne Moorhouse, the wife of William Sefton Moorhouse, superintendent of Canterbury Province in the 1860s. The couple married in Wellington and returned to live there in the 1870s. Their names are remembered in Moorhouse, Sefton and Anne Streets in the suburb of Wadestown.

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Chris Maclean, 'Wellington region - Boom and bust: 1900–1940', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 November 2021)

Story by Chris Maclean, updated 1 Aug 2015