Story: Williams, Jane

Wives of Anglican bishops, probably early 1860s

A group of formally-dressed women and a boy under a tree, some seated and some standing.

This blurred photograph shows (standing from left) Emily Harper, wife of Henry Harper; Sarah Selwyn, wife of George Selwyn; Caroline Abraham, wife of Charles Abraham and (seated) Jane Williams, wife of William Williams. The little boy is thought to be Caroline Abraham's son, Charlie.

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How to cite this page:

Frances Porter. 'Williams, Jane', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1w23/williams-jane (accessed 29 January 2022)