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  • Name LAWSON Lorna Marcia 
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I1921  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2012 

    Father LAWSON Ernest Alexander,   d. 9 Jul 1949, 2 Kambala Rd, Bellevue Hill, Sydney, NSW Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Teresa Cecily 
    Family ID F1400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GORE JONES Oliver Sheridan,   b. 24 Jul 1904,   d. 14 Apr 2002  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1931  Sydney, NSW Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. Living
    Family ID F1260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sydney Morning Herald Monday 6 April 1931
      At Christ Church, city, on Saturday evening, the Rev. J. Hope officiated at the wedding of Miss Lorna M. Lawson, younger daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Lawson, of Chatswood, to
      Mr. Oliver Sheridan Gore-Jones, younger son of Mr. and Mrs. J H. Gore-Jones, of Buderim and Sydney
      The bride was given away by her father, and wore a gown of magnolia-tinted satin, with a Honiton lace yoke, and a train falling from the shoulders. Her embroidered veil was held In place with clusters of orange blossoms, and she carried a shower armlet of tuberoses and frangipanni.
      Mrs. Neville Poy was the matron oí honour, and Miss Miriam Hall was the bridesmaid. They wore gowns of flame-coloured georgette, with hats of silver lace, and carried autumn tinted posies tied with silver ribbons.
      Miss Gwynneth Lawson (niece of the bride) was the flower girl, and she wore a dress of cream georgette and carried a basket of nas- turtiums. Mr. Neville Foy was the best man. and Mr. James Petersen was the groomsman.
      The reception was held at the Waldorf, where Mrs. Lawson received the guests, wearing a gown of mauve satin, with a velvet coat of a deeper tone. Her posy was of mauve and pink flowers. Mrs. Gore-Jones was in a gown of sapphire blue velvet, and carried a posy of crimson roses.
      When leaving for the honeymoon, which will be spent on the Mountains, the bride wore an ensemble of brown morocaln, with a hat to tone.