Born in a Mud Hut.

Born at New Italy in a Mud Hut.

My Mother

Esma Florence Mary McPhee was born at New Italy 29th March 1921. Esma was the daughter of Alexander Allan McPhee and Ethel Florence McPhee nee Lees.

Alexander McPhee 22 years old was  Wine Licensee at New Italy after returning from serving in World War 1 with Australian Imperial Force.

Esma was the 2nd Child of 14 children of Alexander & Ethel.

Today Esma is a resident at Masonic Care Queensland at Sandgate 4017. (August 2012)

from her Daughter, Janet.