Lavinia May Victoria Beer, known as May, married Arthur Albert Crane on 24 February 1911 in Melbourne, Victoria.
Captain Crane and his wife and their seven children migrated to Australia from England and settled on 800 acres at Bindi Bindi which he named Brooklands. A horse and cart, a three furrow mould board plough and the nucleus of a horse team was all they had. Arthur and Lavinia arrived on the Morton Bay in 1926 with their children, Evelyn, Arthur, Ernest, George, Rose, Jean and Albert.
Lavinia died 5 September 1979 in Floreat Park, Western Australia. 
↑ Sighted Original passport from which details were taken.
↑New Zealand BMD
Registration number: 1887/1791
Beer, Lavinia May Victoria
Mother’s name: Rose Edith
Father’s name: Arthur Wills
Marriage registration number 406
Registration year 1911
BEER Lavinia May Vic
Spouse's CRANE Arth Albt