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Dalton, John Jack (1870–1901)

Mr. John Dalton, third son of Mr. James Dalton, of Dalton Bros., the well-known Sydney merchants, died last night, at the age of 35 years, after a short illness. He had had charge of the firm's mills and was a great favourite here among a very large circle of friends. He took considerable interest in public affairs.

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'Dalton, John Jack (1870–1901)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 14 August 2020.

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Life Summary [details]


Orange, New South Wales, Australia


21 April 1901
New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

typhoid fever

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