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.

Edgar Henry Cohen (1885–1930)

Mr. Edgar Henry Cohen, barrister, who died in a private hospital at Mosman on Tuesday last was formerly a resident of Muswellbrook for a long period. He engaged in pastoral pursuits when he first went to Muswellbrook, having acquired a portion of the Overton Estate. He afterwards practised as a solicitor for several years. He was a son of the late Mr. Justice H. E. Cohen (well known in Maitland) and is survived by his wife and two children.

Original publication

Additional Resources

Citation details

'Cohen, Edgar Henry (1885–1930)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/cohen-edgar-henry-20669/text31484, accessed 20 April 2024.

© Copyright Obituaries Australia, 2010-2024

Life Summary [details]

Birth

5 November, 1885
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Death

14 October, 1930 (aged 44)
Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

stomach complaint

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.

Occupation
Key Organisations