The Stewart/Brewer family who helped build the country of New Zealand in the Bay of Islands when that region was the economic and political capital of New Zealand.
Gary's grandfather, Thomas Henry Stewart is back right, Great grandmother, center left . Great great Grandfather, to the right of the bride.
Isabella Brewer, daughter of Isabella Logan and Thomas Dauntless Stewart, born on the ship Dauntless during its epic voyage to New Zealand 1865. Coincidentally Isabella Logan was 20 years old and on that same voyage..
During that voyage there was a mutiny, 20 deaths, storms and the rescue of the Fiery Star. The many passengers were lost at sea and all the Dauntless could rescue were the 20 lives of those who had stayed on board trying to save the burning ship.