Agnes Stevens BUICK
- Born: 13 Sep 1872, Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand
- Marriage: William EDWARDS in 1889 in Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand
- Died: 1 Feb 1955, Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand at age 82
- Buried: 3 Feb 1955, Kelvin Grove, Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand
Her obituary read (photcopy of transcript provided by Bev Fryer)
Mrs Agnes Stevens EDWARDS, a daughter of the late Mr and Mrs James Buick (Tiakitahuna), came to the Manawatu at age 6 from Belmont where she was born in 1872.
Journeyed with her parents, brothers and sisters in a dray, travelling up the coast to Foxton then inland to fathers 400 acres. Her grandfather being the late David McEWEN.
Agnes married in Plamerston North 1889 to Mr William EDWARDS, ran a bakery and catering business for thirty years.
Agnes was the mother of Mrs C. BROWNING, Mrs D. McNIVEN, Mrs F A H BUICK, Mrs L. C. BERRY all of Palmerston North, Mr James EDWARDS, Raetihi, Joseph EDWARDS, Palmerston North, A EDWARDS, Lower Hutt and B.EDWARDS, Palmerston North. She had 3 brothers and 2 sisters. She was pre-deceased by 3 sons, John (W.W.1), Thomas (W.W.2) and William.
Agnes was laid to rest at Kelvin Grove Cemetery Palmerston North in her 83rd year.
Agnes married William EDWARDS in 1889 in Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand. (William EDWARDS was born in 1864, died on 6 Oct 1945 in Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand and was buried on 8 Oct 1945 in Kelvin Grove, Palmerston North, Manawatu, New Zealand.)