Marija Zelma Giles; 21-2
Marija Zelma GilesAbout this object
Marija Zelma Giles nee Bauman, known as Zelma, b 1908 in Latvia on her motorbike.
Zelma married Henry Edward Giles, known as Harry, b 1884 d 1964. Harry was a saddler in Mangawai. Zelma was his second wife.
"Zelma was an excellent mechanic and had her own lawn mowing and rotary hoeing business. All the local boys would take their bikes to her to be fixed" Source: Talk by Bev Ross. ' Special Women of Mangawhai"