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Dunstan, David James (1795–1881)

We are sorry to have to announce the death of Mr. David Dunstan sen., who died at the residence of Mr. John Fleming, at Wilberforce, on Tuesday the 2nd inst. The funeral took place on Thursday morning, leaving Wilberforce at 1 o'clock, and the procession was joined en route by many old friends who helped to make the solemn procession a very long one. The deceased gentleman was interred in St. Matthew's C. E. Cemetery.

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'Dunstan, David James (1795–1881)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 29 September 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Dunston, David James

25 June 1795
New South Wales, Australia


2 August 1881
Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

general debility

Religious Influence