Born: November 21, 1844, St. Germains, Norfolk, England.
Died: July 19, 1926, Seymour Road, Elsternwick, Melbourne, Australia.
Buried: Brighton General Cemetery, Melbourne, Australia.
Ada was the daughter of Henry Cambridge, and wife of George Frederick Cross (married 1869).
George took Holy Orders in 1870 in England. After various curacies in Australia, he became Incumbent of Coleraine, diocese of Ballarat, in 1877.
She also contributed to Lays of the Pious Minstrels, 1862; English Lyrics; and published a prose story, The Two Surplices, 1865, and tales in various magazines.