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Herbert Harrington Brown (1839–1929)

The death occurred at a private hospital yesterday of Mr. Herbert Harrington Brown ex-M.L.A. He was 90 years of age. Mr. Brown was first elected to the State Legislative Assembly as member for the Paterson electoral district on March 18, 1875, and was re-elected in 1877. In 1880 he successfully contested the Durham seat, which he held continuously until 1895. He was a member in 10 Parliaments. The funeral will leave Wood Coffill's mortuary chapel, George-street, at 1.30 p.m., to-day for the Church of England Cemetery, Northern Suburbs.

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'Brown, Herbert Harrington (1839–1929)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/brown-herbert-harrington-14343/text25414, accessed 23 April 2024.

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12 March, 1839
Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Death

1 July, 1929 (aged 90)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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