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Essie Roma Chaseling (1904–1949)

Children of Strathmore Grammar School and their parents will be grieved to learn of the sudden death of Miss Essie R. [Roma] Chaseling, head teacher of Strathmore kindergarten.

Miss Chaseling had left by plane for a holiday in Brisbane on 14th inst. and died in that city on the following day. She was greatly beloved by the children of the school and highly esteemed by the other teachers and the parents. She had been associated with Strathmore Grammar School for about two years.

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'Chaseling, Essie Roma (1904–1949)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 21 April 2024.

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Richmond River, New South Wales, Australia


15 December, 1949 (aged ~ 45)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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