Born: 19 Jan 1904, Pangatotara, Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand
Marriage: Gordon Kenneth THORN in 1925
From Birth Certificate, held by Terry Way: BIRTH
19 January 1904 Pangatotara. Nellie Gladys. female not present. Married 28 January 1894 Pangatotara. FATHER Ernest Hudson GROOBY Labourer 33 years MOTHERbornPangatotara Elizabeth Dinah GROOBY formerly Martin 28 years. born Nelson.
InformerRegistered 10 March 1904. H.A TarranRegistrar. E H Grooby "X" his mark (Father) Labourer Residence-Pangatotara.
Nellie married Gordon Kenneth THORN, son of Henry Bishop THORN and Susan Margaret KENYON, in 1925. (Gordon Kenneth THORN was born on 23 Feb 1899 in Waimea South., Nelson, New Zealand and died on 16 Oct 1978 in Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand.)