Nurse Maude (1862-1935)

Sybil Maude (1862 – 1935) was born to fulfill three future options: 1. Marry well 2. Become a Governess 3. Be a lady’s companion …Sybil did none of these! The eldest of a well-to-do-family, Sybil was born in Hagley Lodge – her birth certificate¬† listing the Maude family under the St Peter’s Parish, Riccarton Bush, …

Nurse Maude Began Her Rounds – 1896

Miss Sybil Maude was everything a well-bred upper class young woman was expected to be. As the eldest daughter, she helped her mother with running of the household and tended to her young siblings. She was a devoted Anglican and volunteered her time through St Michael and All Angels with their outreach to the less …