Emily Rowley

Emily Scissley Schultz married Harry Esmond Rowley and lived in Lenswood on an orchard for many years.  She was born in May 1911 and died in August 2005.  They had six children; Joyce, Dene, Rosemary, Pam, John and Merilyn.  Joyce has shared her oral history with us which we will soon upload to our oral history…

Childhood memories of Archibald Rowley

POSSUMS AND PROFIT Archibald Rowley was the eldest child of Job and Mary Rowley.  On April 17, 1946 he wrote a letter reminiscing about his young life.  Part of this letter is currently held in the South Australian State Library. Archibald wrote that when he was young the family lived in a two room slab…