Rose Mairehau Hutton nee Rhodes (1894 – 1991)

Rose Mairehau Hutton nee Rhodes (1894 – 1991)      Died of old age     Place of Death: Christchurch

* The suburb of Mairehau is named in Rose’s memory.
* She is the sister of Arthur Edgar Gravenor Rhodes – Christchurch’s 24th Mayor 1901/02
* She is the niece of William Sefton Moorhouse.
* She is the second cousin of Sir Heaton Rhodes.
* She is the mother-in-law of Late Austen Deans – New Zealand’s well known artist.
* She is the grandmother of Jim and Tim Deans – the current owners of Homebush (been in the Deans family since 1851) and Auchenflower (subdivided from Homebush after WWII) Farms in Darfield.

Rose is buried the Bromley Cemetery, Bromley, Christchurch.

The story of Rose Mairehau Hutton: http://www.peelingbackhistory.co.nz/mairehau-rose-mairehau-hutton-1894-1991/
The story of the Rhodes Family: http://www.peelingbackhistory.co.nz/the-rhodes-brothers/

Photo taken by Annette Bulovic

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