Martha and Hannah Holmes 1901
|Martha and Hannah Holmes
|HL159 & HL160
||Top & Middle: Illustrated side of a
mourning card printed to mark the passing of Marhta Ann Holmes.
It was the
custom to present these cards to mourners at a funeral in remembrance of the
On the reverse are details of her death and internment.
mourning card to commemorate the death of Hannah Maria Holmes, daughter of John
Walker and Martha Ann Holmes.
Presumably virulent illness or an accident caused
the deaths of Hannah and her mother Martha as they died on the same day and were
interred at the same time.
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