Isabella Steele Plante was born 26 June 1874 in Temuka, Canterbury Plains, New Zealand to Thomas Crowther Plante (1844-1919) and Isabella Guthrie (1847-1897) and died 21 January 1948 a private hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. She married Francis Beaumont Stephens (1871-1939) 14 July 1898 in Orrong-road, Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia.


Offspring of Francis Beaumont Stephens (1871-1939) and Isabella Steele Plante
Name Birth Death Joined with
Rona Livingstone Stephens (c1900-1970)
Stanley Crowther Stephens (1903-1981)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
₪ Wedding
  • STEPHENS—PLANTE.—On the 14th July, at the residence of the bride's father, by the Right Rev. John Steele, M.A., Moderator of the Presbyterian Assembly, cousin of the bride, Francis Beaumont, son of the late S. Stephens, of Trevarna, Otepopo Otago N.Z., lecturer on metallurgy, University of Otago, to Isabella Steele, eldest daughter of Thomas Crowther Plante, Orrong-road, Elsternwick.
The Argus (Melbourne), 20 August 1898, page 1
¶ Death
  • BDM Index ref for death: 4441/1948
  • STEPHENS.—On January 21, at Clovelly, N.S.W., Isabella Steele, widow of Francis Beaumont Stephens, and mother of Rona, Isabel, and Stan.
  • STEPHENS.—On January 21. at a private hospital, Randwick, Isabella Steele, late of 35 Knox st., wife of F. B. Stephens, and mother of Roma (Mrs. Patterson), Stan, and Isobel.
The Argus (Melbourne), 23 January 1948, page 2
  • STEPHENS, Isabella Steele.—January 21, at a private hospital, Randwick, late of 35 Knox Street, wife of the late F. B. Stephens, and mother of Rona (Mrs Patterson), Stan, and Isabel. No flowers.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 23 January 1948, page 12