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Margaret Casey (1832–1924)

The death occurred in St. Vincent’s Hospice, Sydney, yesterday morning, of Margaret Casey, one of the oldest residents of Orange, at the age of 92 years. A native of Limerick, Ireland, she came to Australia in 1866. She married, in America, Michael Casey, who predeceased her in 1895. She was the only sister of the late Thomas and James Dalton, and is survived by a son, Thomas Casey, of Orange and a daughter, Mother Teresa, of Mayfield Convent. Her remains will be brought to Orange for interment.

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Alternative Names
  • Dalton, Margaret

Limerick, Ireland


8 September, 1924 (aged ~ 92)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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