Elsie Beryl Weedon Green was born in Launceston on 3 Mar 1883, the only daughter of Arthur Green (1842-1924) and his wife Florence Weedon (1851-1938). Elsie was a member of the Volunteer Aid Detachment of women who helped with nursing duties during the First World War. As a young woman her interests included golf and freshwater fishing. During her middle years she cared for her mother, who died in 1938. Elsie died on 11 Nov 1978 aged 95. Her ashes were interred at the Carr Villa Cemetery in Section B1 No. 19. See The Examiner 29 Apr 2006, p.30.