Annie Ahern was the seventh of eight daughters. She was a favourite with all of her brothers, most paticularly, Tom. She was born in Emu Park in 1893 and worked as a pantry maid at the Grand Hotel in Emu Park. She was working there during a tragic fire in 1908. Read about it here.
Annie married Harry Holmes in 1914, and they had four children. Sadly, Annie died of Tuberculosis in 1925, aged only 32.