Attention Internet Explorer User

Your web browser has been identified as Internet Explorer .

In the coming months this site is going to be updated to improve security, accessibility and mobile experience. Older versions of Internet Explorer do not provide the functionality required for these changes and as such your browser will no longer be supported as of September 2020. If you require continued access to this site then you will need to install a different browser such as Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome.

Obituaries Australia

  • Tip: searches only the name field
  • Tip: use double quotes to search for a phrase
  • Tip: lists of awards, schools, organisations etc

Browse Lists:

Boyd, Ellen Maria (1829–1916)

from Dubbo Dispatch and Wellington Independent (NSW)

Mrs. Ellen Maria Boyd, of North Dubbo, aged 87 years, passed away this morning. Deceased had been a resident of the town for many years, and owned considerable property. For some time past she had lived a very retired life. She had many relatives in the district. The funeral will take place tomorrow to the Church of England portion of the cemetery, where her tombstone has been erected for some years—all that remains to be done is to put the inscription on it. In many ways the old lady was unconventional, but her character was excellent.

Original publication

  • Dubbo Dispatch and Wellington Independent (NSW), 18 August 1916, p 1 (view original)

Other Obituaries for Ellen Maria Boyd

Additional Resources

  • death notice, National Advocate (Bathurst, NSW), 23 August 1916, p 4

Citation details

'Boyd, Ellen Maria (1829–1916)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/boyd-ellen-maria-26366/text34221, accessed 13 August 2020.

© Copyright Obituaries Australia, 2010-2020

Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Wheatley, Ellen Maria
Birth

28 August 1829
Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire, England

Death

18 August 1916
Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia

Cultural Heritage
Religious Influence
Passenger Ship