Helen Australia GREGORY
Also known as: née Gregory, Nellie, Helen Australia Donnan
Born: 10 December 1863
Died: 22 October 1950Additional Information:
8 March 1886 - Bendigo, Victoria - The first official organised women’s cricket match was captained by sisters Lily and Nellie GREGORY at a match in Sydney, which included player Rosalie DEANE.
Nellie was the team captain of the “Siroccos”.
State Library of New South Wales. “Women Cricketers”. accessed 30 September 2010. (www.sl.nsw.gov.au/discover_collections/society_art/cricket/women/index.html)