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Yours Was a Hero's Crown

Mary Olive Everett (1870-?)

A daughter of Jane Beedon and George Everett, Mary Olive was a granddaughter of Woreternemerunnertatteyane and Thomas Beeton.
In 1889 Mary Olive married a sailor, Henry William ‘Bunny’ Brown. Their marriage produced nine children including Marcus, Henry (Harry), and Willard. It has been claimed that ‘Bunny’ Brown fathered as many as 18 other children with three of his four other wives.

Lantern slide of Tasmanian aborigines prepared by J.W. Beattie (1859-1930).  The fourth person from the left is believed to be Mary Everett and the fifth person is believed to be Bunny Brown.
Lantern slide of Tasmanian aborigines prepared by J.W. Beattie (1859-1930). The fourth person from the left is believed to be Mary Everett and the fifth person is believed to be Bunny Brown.

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