Martha grew up in Fiji and attended Suva Girls Grammar School as a boarder. She married Harry Edmunds in Fiji, where they lived until . They moved to NZ then to Melbourne (1962). In 1965 they moved to Queensland.
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Mattie now lives at Broadbeach, Qld, where she is active in her Church Guild work.
Mattie and Harry had four children: