Hesba Fay Brinsmead

HAFS Journal Vol 15 No 1 – May 2019 – People and Places

Contents Hesba Fay Brinsmead (nèe Hungerford): Memories of my aunt, Lesley Jane Abrahams; ‘Frozen In’ Antarctica: Spin a yarn, sailor! Garth Muirson; Hungerford Descendants: Awards, Part IX, Pauline Tyrrell; The Tale of Four Houses – Part 2 3/153a The Grove, Queen Street, Woollahra, Brett Harvey. Editorial Historical records are inevitably material objects. Some seem to …

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Hesba Fay Brinsmead

Hesba Fay Brinsmead – Eulogy

  A Life Sketch Hesba (‘Pixie’) Hungerford [box type=”info” style=”rounded” border=”full”]This eulogy was delivered by Prue Brinsmead[/box] HESBA HUNGERFORD, or ‘Pixie’ as she was known, was born in Bilpin, NSW on 15 March 1922. Despite having had little formal education she became a governess and school teacher. She married Reg Brinsmead in Melbourne on 13 …

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