Obituaries Australia

  • Tip: searches only the name field
  • Tip: use double quotes to search for a phrase
  • Tip: lists of awards, schools, organisations etc

Browse Lists:

Cultural Advice

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website contains names, images, and voices of deceased persons.

In addition, some articles contain terms or views that were acceptable within mainstream Australian culture in the period in which they were written, but may no longer be considered appropriate.

These articles do not necessarily reflect the views of The Australian National University.

Sigismunda Brown (1837–1903)

After a short illness Mrs. Sigismunda Brown, relict of the late Dr. Walter Brown passed away at her residence, High-street, Parramatta, on Sunday morning. The deceased lady, who was the mother of Dr W. S. Brown and Alderman E. J. Brown was of a most active disposition and was an ardent worker or behalf of St. John's Church and also interested herself greatly in the cause of charity.

Original publication

Citation details

'Brown, Sigismunda (1837–1903)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 18 July 2024.

© Copyright Obituaries Australia, 2010-2024

Life Summary [details]


9 March, 1837


27 December, 1903 (aged 66)
Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cultural Heritage

Includes subject's nationality; their parents' nationality; the countries in which they spent a significant part of their childhood, and their self-identity.

Religious Influence

Includes the religion in which subjects were raised, have chosen themselves, attendance at religious schools and/or religious funeral rites; Atheism and Agnosticism have been included.