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Sr Jessie Emma Linton

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Sr Jessie Emma Linton

Birth
Feilding, Manawatu District, Manawatū-Whanganui, New Zealand
Death 18 Nov 1918 (aged 30)
Thames, Thames-Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand
Burial Thames, Thames-Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand
Plot 3PUBL-PLOT-3465
Memorial ID 175714354 View Source
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Cemetery Plot - Full Details: Shortland (Thames)
Unique ID 3PUBL-PLOT-3465
Cemetery Name Shortland (Thames)
Cemetery ID 3
Area Code PUBL
Sub Area Code PLOT
Plot Number 3465
General Status Unavailable
Plot Status Used
Plot Type Normal
Capacity 0
Surname LINTON
Forenames Jessie Emma
Full Name LINTON, Jessie Emma
Gender Female
Age 30
Age Unit Years
Date Of Birth
Date Of Death
Date Of Burial 19/11/1918
Approved Y
Year Approved 2,015

Aged 30 years. (Death date and age from NZ BDM records) Registered Nurse at Thames Hospital, died while caring for others during the 1918 Influenza Epidemic. Full story at: http://www.thetreasury.org.nz/Flu.htm

There is also a section on the 1918 influenza epidemic in "True Tales of Thames Hospital 1868 - 2018" - available at The Treasury, Thames.


Inscription

This Plot was Enclosed and Tablet Erected
By the People of Thames
In Grateful Remembrance of
Sister JESSIE E. LINTON,
Formerly of THAMES HOSPITAL.
After Untiring Devotion to Duty,
During the Epidemic of 1918,
She Fell Victim,
And Died 18th Nov. 1918.
Aged 30 Years.
In the Service of Humanity,
She found the inspiration of a noble life.


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  • Created by: Althea B
  • Added: 25 Jan 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 175714354
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175714354/jessie-emma-linton : accessed ), memorial page for Sr Jessie Emma Linton (19 Feb 1888–18 Nov 1918), Find a Grave Memorial ID 175714354, citing Shortland Cemetery, Thames, Thames-Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand ; Maintained by Althea B (contributor 48514447) .