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Brereton, Laura Winifred (1882–1950)

The funeral took place yesterday of Mrs. Laura Winifred Le Gay Brereton, widow of Professor John Le Gay Brereton. She was 67. The service was private.

Professor Le Gay Brereton was Professor of English Literature at Sydney University from 1921 until his death in 1933.

Mrs. Le Gay Brereton leaves a daughter and four sons.

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'Brereton, Laura Winifred (1882–1950)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/brereton-laura-winifred-16454/text28412, accessed 27 September 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Odd, Laura Winifred
Birth

1882
Lewisham, Kent, England

Death

18 October 1950
Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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