i have been doing a liitle research into my family and
I have a little information about descendents of Paulo Silva, my great grandmother, on my mothers side of the family, was Catherine Silva born on Great Barrier Island on 2nd September 1885. She married John Hans June 1906. She had 6 children, 4 daughters and 2 sons
Catherine died on 5th May 1956 and is buried with her sister Theresa in Purewa cemetery, Remuera, Auckland New Zealand.
Theresa died age 20 years in 1902