WEDDING of Elizabeth BILLINGS + Henry TAYLOR - Thames 1898
taken from PAPERS PAST
the OBSERVER - 11 June 1898
A wedding of much interest to a large circle of friends took place on Tuesday, May 24th, at the Thames, the happy couple being Miss Elizabeth Mary Carley BILLINGS, third daughter of the late Mr James A. Billings, and Mr Henry TAYLOR, third son of Mr Henry Taylor, of the Thames.
The ceremony, which was soleminised in St George's Church, was a very prettily arranged one, and was witnessed by a large number of friends.
The Rev. Dr O'CALLAGHAN offciate.
One hundred and fifty guests were afterwards emtertained at a splendid wedding breakfast at the residence of Mr William Taylor, Pollen-street.
The newly-wedded couple departed for their future home in Coromandel, bearing with them the best wishes of numerous friends for a happy and prosperous future.
the known children of Henry & Elizabeth were:
1902 - Percy Clifford Taylor
1903 - Julia Florence Alicea Tayloe
1905 - Mable Emily Carley Taylor
1908 - Eunice May Taylor
1910 - Alma Marjorie Joy Taylor