Leslie Family; 20-57
Leslie FamilyAbout this object
Back Row L-R: Thomas Bernson Leslie, known as Tom, Doris Leslie nee Watson who married Robert Mowatt Leslie known as Bob and Charles Leslie son of Charles & Jessica Leslie, killed in WW1.
Front Row L-R: Jessica Leslie, nee Quinlan, known as Jessie and John William Laurence Leslie, known as Jack.
Charles Leslie b1863 d1930 was a "giant of a man" , very strong, who worked in early timber industry. Charles and Jessie lived at Hakaru, Whangarei and Taumarunui.
Jessie's family were early settlers and teacher in the Kaipara District.
Footenote: Source of information from Lord to Laird-Serf to Settler p95