Attention Internet Explorer User

Your web browser has been identified as Internet Explorer .

In the coming months this site is going to be updated to improve security, accessibility and mobile experience. Older versions of Internet Explorer do not provide the functionality required for these changes and as such your browser will no longer be supported as of September 2020. If you require continued access to this site then you will need to install a different browser such as Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome.

Obituaries Australia

  • Tip: searches only the name field
  • Tip: use double quotes to search for a phrase
  • Tip: lists of awards, schools, organisations etc

Browse Lists:

Gosper, Robert (1840–1915)

The death took place at the residence of Mr. W. A. Gosper, at Upper Colo, on the 15th instant, of Robert Gosper, a brother of Mr. Benjamin Gosper, at the age of 78 years. The deceased, who never married, was a well-known character in the Upper Colo district, and one of the most respected residents. He lived at Long Wheeney practically all his life, and carried on grazing pursuits. He had been nine weeks bedridden, and was cared for by his nephew, at whose home he died. The remains were interred in the Church of England cemetery on the 16th instant.

Original publication

Citation details

'Gosper, Robert (1840–1915)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/gosper-robert-24480/text33193, accessed 29 October 2020.

© Copyright Obituaries Australia, 2010-2020