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Asher, Rebecca (1828–1905)

The death is announced of Mrs. Morris Asher, wife of Mr. M. Asher, 30 Macleay-st, Potts Point, Sydney, on Monday last. Mr. and Mrs. Asher, were married in Sydney almost sixty years ago. Much sympathy is expressed in his bereavement with Mr. Asher and the family by a large circle of friends. The daughters are: Mrs. P. D. Phillips (Melbourne), Mrs. Barkass, Mrs. D. M. Myers (Sydney), and Mrs. Berendsen (New Zealand), and the sons: Messrs. Sam Asher, E. B. Asher, (solicitor), Dr. Asher, Lithgow, S. D. Asher, (dentist), P. A. Asher, Harry Asher, and S. J. Asher, Adelaide. Rabbi Cohen officiated at the funeral service at Rookwood.

Original publication

  • Hebrew Standard of Australasia (Sydney), 6 October 1905, p 10 (view original)

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Citation details

'Asher, Rebecca (1828–1905)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 5 August 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Levy, Rebecca

Middlesex, England


2 October 1905
Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cultural Heritage
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