Emily Weddell Harper (1830-1905) was the daughter of The Rt. Rev. Henry John Chitty Harper and Emily Woolridge.
She was baptised on the 5th January 1831 in Eton, Buckinghamshire, England.
She migrated together with her family to New Zealand in 1854 where she married The Hon John Barton Arundel Acland on the 17th of January 1860 at at Bishopscourt in Christchurch, New Zealand.
She died aged 74 on the 23rd of July 1905 at Holmcote, Canterbury, New Zealand and was buried there in the churchyard of the Holy Innocents.
Children of Emily Weddell Harper and John Barton Arundell Acland
Agnes Dyke Acland b. 1861, d. 3 Apr 1945
Barton Dyke Acland b. 1862, d. 7 Mar 1863
John Dyke Acland b. 17 Feb 1863, d. 24 Apr 1944
Emily Dyke Acland b. 1864, d. 1864
Emily Rosa Dyke Acland b. 1864 d. 12 Jun 1950
Mary Emily Dyke Acland b. 1866, d. 10 Jan 1916
Harriet Dyke Acland b. 1867 d. 1948
Henry Dyke Acland b. 21 Sep 1867, d. 12 Jan 1943
Lucy Alice Dyke Acland b. 1869 d. 6 Aug 1903
Elizabeth Dyke Acland b. 1870 d. 13 Sep 1959
Sir Hugh Thomas Dyke Acland b. 10 Sep 1874, d. 15 Apr 1956
John Barton Arundel Acland
1823–1904 (m. 1860)