Alexander HERDMAN and Emma Hepburn BROWN
Emma arrived on the BERNICIA, 548 tons, which sailed from London, leaving on the 7th July 1848, for New Plymouth, Nelson, Wellington and Otago, where she arrived on the 12th December 1848. On board were Captain Arnold and Dr Robert Williams, surgeon, who brought his family and remained in the settlement.
Emma BROWN was born in 1846 and was baptised 10 May 1846 at Greenock, Renfrew, Scotland, the daughter of James BROWN (1811-1899) and Emma HEPBURN (1822-1888).
Alexander HERDMAN married Emma BROWN on the 13th August 1868 at Spring Bank, Dunedin. They were married by the Reverend D M STUART.