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by Bassano Ltdwhole-plate glass negative, 25 April 1921Given by John Culme, 1996NPG x101337
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19 May 2016, 08:41
Mona had a sister, maybe half sister or secret sister.... that was left in the rooming house she was born in, so the mother could travel with Mona. Having very little contact after about the age of five my Grandmother Josephine Stoner, was brought to Canada by the owners of the rooming house in Perth. There was one letter sent to Josephine in Winnipeg Canada from Mona and a brother, Vincent I think but, there it ended, no other communication to my knowledge and no meeting of my Grandmother and her mother or "siblings".
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