Antonetta Charlotte GAGLIARDI
- Born: 1878
- Marriage: John Thomas DELANEY on 9 Feb 1903 in Ross, Westland, New Zealand
- Died: 9 Jan 1903 at age 25
West Coast Times , Issue 12433, 12 February 1903, Page 2
WEDDING AT ROSS.
A very nice wedding took place at the Roman Catholic Church, Ross, on Monday last, the Rev Father O'Connor officiating. The happy couple were Mr J.T Delaney, of Twelve Mile, and Miss Antoinette C. Gagliardi, youngest daughter of Mr Gagliardi, of Ross. Mr Joseph Gagliardi officiated as best man, and Miss Angelica Thomson, neice of tbe bride, took the part of bridesmaid. The bride's trainbearers were Misses Gladys Teasdale and Angelica M'Glone, both neices of the bride. The bride was attired in a very pretty dress of white silk, trimmed with white lace chiffon with pearl trimmings and veil of embossed tulle, and wore the customary wreath of orange blossoms. She also carried a white prayer book with streamers of ribbon. The bridesmaid wore a dress of white silk and a lovely chiffon and silk hat. The two little trainbearers were dressed in white silk with blue sashes and hats to match. The bridegroom presented the bride with a handsome gold watch and chain, and the bride's present to the bridegroom was a missive gold pendant chain. The bridesmaid received a gold bangle from the bridegroom, who also presented the trainbearers each with an initialled brooch. The presents were numerous and handsome. After the wedding ceremony the party drove to the residence of the bride's parents, where they partook of breakfast, and at 2 o'clock a number of friends were invited to afternoon tea, and in the evening a dance was held in the Totara Hall. The bride's travelling dress was green striped cloth with strappings of a lighter shade and black .chiffon hat, trimmed with pink roses.
Antonetta married John Thomas DELANEY on 9 Feb 1903 in Ross, Westland, New Zealand.
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Marriage. West Coast Times , Issue 2433, 11 February 1903, Page 2
At St Patrick's Church, Ross, by the Rsv Father O'Connor, on the 9th Feb 1903, Antoinette C. Gagliardi, youngest daughter of Mr John Gagliardi, Ross, to John Thomas Delaney of Twelve Mile.