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Ellen Jane Bowden (1880–1908)

Mr. William. B. Bowden suffered a sad loss yesterday, when his wife expired at the early age of 28 years. The deceased lady had not enjoyed good health for some time past. She was the second daughter of of Mr. John Veale, manager of the Johnson's Reef Co., and a native of California Gully. For many years she was a teacher in the California Gully Sunday School. By her kindly demeanor she endeared herself to a large circle of friends, and her demise will be sincerely regretted. The funeral will take place to-day at 4 p.m. to the Eaglehawk Cemetery.

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Additional Resources

  • death notice, Bendigo Advertiser (Vic), 15 December 1908, p 2

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'Bowden, Ellen Jane (1880–1908)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 30 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Veale, Ellen Jane

Eaglehawk, Victoria, Australia


14 December, 1908 (aged ~ 28)
Eaglehawk, Victoria, Australia

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