12 Apr 1917 - Tilly Twiss married James Devine

#OnThisDay 12 April 1917 Matilda (also known as Tilly) Twiss married James Devine at the Sacred Heart Church in Camberwell, London. The newly married Tilly Devine came to Sydney as a 'war bride' and went on to be a major player in the Razor Gangs Wars. She was known as the ‘Queen of Woolloomooloo’.


Gallery > Tilly Devine and the Razor Gang Wars
Gaol photo of Tilly Devine 1925Map of Sydney c.1927 showing the Razor Gang areas