Johns, Katherine ‘Kitty’ (McCarthy)

Personal Details

First nameKatherine 'Kitty'
Other namesMcCarthy
Date of birth30/03/1904
Date of death28/03/1933


Daughter of Timothy John McCarthy & Norah Cunneen m.08/01/1889

Wife of William ‘Bill’ Johns m.17/05/1932 Muttaburra

Mother of Peggy

Peggy was born 10 months later in a private hospital in Brisbane. It was a difficult birth but Kitty was finally allowed home 3 weeks later. As Bill and Kitty were packing to leave, she took a bad turn and died suddenly from a blood clot.

Peggy was taken back to Muttaburra and raised by her Aunty Ag & Nell until 2 years old, then Bill took her when he remarried.