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Ellem, Samuel Henry (1846–1904)

We regret to announce the death of Mr. Samuel H. Ellem, of Glenreagh, which occurred on Thursday, from pneumonia, at the age of 58. Deceased resided many years in the Clarence district. He was a native of Mango Creek, Hawkesbury River. He leaves a widow, six sons and three daughters, all of whom are grown up; also a large number of relatives resident on the Clarence. The funeral, yesterday afternoon, was largely attended. We regret to learn that Mrs. Ellem and her daughter-in-law are also prostrated with pneumonia.

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Additional Resources

  • death notice, Richmond River Express and Tweed Advertiser (NSW), 26 August 1904, p 8

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'Ellem, Samuel Henry (1846–1904)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 20 October 2020.

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20 August 1846
Gosford, New South Wales, Australia


18 August 1904
Glenreagh, New South Wales, Australia

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