Margaret Mary WEYLER (née PETERSEN, aka Maggie) [1887-????] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Margaret Mary WEYLER (née PETERSEN, aka Maggie) [1887-????]

Names
Given: 
Margaret Mary
Family: 
Weyler
Maiden: 
Petersen
Alias / nickname: 
Maggie
Sex: 
Female
Status: 
Deceased
Birth
Date: 
1887-10-15
Birthplace (town, state): 
Hong Kong

Margaret Mary Petersen was the second daughter of Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Petersen and his wife Mary Towamoy; baptized on December 4, 1887 - Chinese Congregation.

She married Henri Willem (Harry) Weyler on August 16, 1919 St. John's Cathedral, Kowloon. Her youngest sister Annie Bertha was bridesmaid.

"South China Morning Post August 18 1919 page 6
Local and General News
The wedding was quietly solemnised on Saturday of Mr Henry William Weyler, Manager of the Netherlands India Commercial Bank, and Miss Mary Margaret Petersen, of the Station Hotel, Kowloon. The ceremony took place in the presence of a few friends at St Johns Cathedral Rve V. H. Copley Woyle officiating. Mr H Sieling gave the bride away, and Miss A Petersen, sister of the bride was bridesmaid. Mr G S D Hamel (Consul General for the Netherlands) was best man. The honeymoon is being spent at Macao."

 

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