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Lady Edith Knox

1855 – 1942

Edith Knox (1855-1942), matriarch, was a daughter of Scottish-born merchant and businessman Joseph Scaife Willis, who was president of the Sydney Chamber of Commerce and a founding director of the Sydney Exchange Co. She married Edward Knox in 1878, and they moved into 'Rona' five years later. The couple had four daughters.

Updated 2018