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Syme, Mary Eliza (?–1915)

Mrs. Mary Syme died on Sunday morning at "Tour Mont," Balwyn (Vic). The deceased lady was of a large-hearted disposition, and until recent years was actively associated with a number of philanthropic and social bodies. Mrs. Syme was the only surviving sister of Sir George Reid, High Commissioner.

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'Syme, Mary Eliza (?–1915)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 30 September 2020.

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  • Reid, Mary Eliza

14 November 1915
Balwyn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia