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Donald McKay Barnet (1869–1940)

The Rev. Donald McKay Barnet a former Moderator of the Presbyterian Church died last Tuesday aged 70. He was ordained in Sydney 48 years ago and served the Church at Narrandera, Wollongong, and Greenwich until he retired from parish work in 1936.

In addition to his moderatorial work in 1927, he sat on a number of committees and was a vice president of the NSW Temperance Alliance.

Mrs. McKay Barnet, one son and two daughters survive him.

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'Barnet, Donald McKay (1869–1940)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/barnet-donald-mckay-14376/text25449, accessed 14 April 2024.

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19 October, 1869
Forest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Death

4 June, 1940 (aged 70)
Greenwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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