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Sarah Dunstan (1850–1937)

The death has occurred of Mrs. Sarah Dunstan, one of the oldest residents of the Maranoa district. She was born at Breeza Plain, N.S.W., 88 years ago, and at the age of 10 went to McIntyre Brook, Goondiwindi district. At St. George she married the late William David Dunstan, 71 years ago. Her husband predeceased her 47 years ago. Five sons and five daughters survive her.

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'Dunstan, Sarah (1850–1937)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 22 June 2024.

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Alternative Names
  • Schofield, Sarah

Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


9 February, 1937 (aged ~ 87)
Roma, Queensland, Australia

Cause of Death


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