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Lewis Henry Braham (1871–1944)

Mr. Lewis Henry Braham, an ex-president of the Law Institute of Victoria, died yesterday at Malvern, aged 73 years. The late Mr. Braham was educated at Melbourne Grammar School and at the Melbourne University. He was admitted to the bar in 1895 and he joined the firm of Braham and Pirani, solicitors, which was established in 1860 by his father, Mr. David Braham. He leaves a son. Captain David L. Braham, also a solicitor, and a daughter. Mrs. Beryl Colles. The funeral will leave Drayton and Garson's chapel, Malvern, at 9.45 a.m. to-day for the Spring Vale Crematorium.

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Additional Resources

  • birth notice, Telegraph, St Kilda, Prahran and South Yarra Guardian (Vic), 22 April 1871, p 6
  • death notice, Argus (Melbourne), 15 July 1944, p 2

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'Braham, Lewis Henry (1871–1944)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 18 June 2024.

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14 April, 1871
Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


14 July, 1944 (aged 73)
Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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