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Grace Virginia Aitken (1834–1917)

AITKEN.—On January 1, 1917, at Weeripong, 38 King-street East, Sandy Bay, Grace Virginia relict of the late Marcus Synnet B. Aitken, Glen Esk, and second daughter of the late Hon. James Lord, Hobartville, in her 81st year.

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  • Lord, Grace Virginia

27 December, 1834
Longford, Tasmania, Australia


1 January, 1917 (aged 82)
Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

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