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Pigott, Maria (1845–1928)

Those who have memories of racing in early years of the sport in Victoria will regret to learn of the death of Mrs. H. C. [Marie] Pigott at her home, Mona pace, South Yarra. Mrs. Pigott was formely the wife of Mr. R. C. Bagot, the founder and first secretary of the Victoria Racing Club. Two daughters, Misses Nellie and Olive Bagot, are living.

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'Pigott, Maria (1845–1928)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 12 August 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Gregory, Maria
  • Bagot, Maria

London, Middlesex, England


1 September 1928
South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

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