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Cavanough, Mary (1837–1924)

On Tuesday, last, Mrs. [Mary] Cavanough, widow of the late Mr. Thos. Cavanough, died at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. W. Taylor, near Bungendobre, at the age of 87 years, and was interred in the Presbyterian cemetery here last Sunday. The deceased lady was hold in the highest esteem by all who knew her.

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'Cavanough, Mary (1837–1924)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 29 October 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Buckridge, Mary

14 May 1837
Pitt Town, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


23 May 1924
Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

general debility

Cultural Heritage
Religious Influence