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Emily Clayton (?–1927)

The death occurred yesterday at Maryborough of Mrs. Emily Clayton, wife of Mr. E. H. Clayton, M.L.A. for Wide Bay. The deceased was born at Tinana, and was the fifth daughter of Mr. A. G. Cheyne, of the Post and Telegraphs Department, Maryborough. The late Mrs. Clayton, who was held in very high esteem, is survived by her husband and two children.

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  • Cheyne, Emily

19 August, 1927
Maryborough, Queensland, Australia