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Edwards, William James (1858–1938)

from Sydney Morning Herald

Williams Edwards, n.d.

Williams Edwards, n.d.

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Mr. William James Edwards, who was for more than 40 years with the Bank of New South Wales, and retired in 1919 from the position of chief Inspector for Australasia, died on Friday at his residence, Armadale, Victoria Street, Ashfield, in his 80th year. He is survived by his widow, a daughter (Mrs. Burstal, wife of Dr. A. C. Burstal, of Killara), and two sons (Mr. George M. Edwards, solicitor, of Uralla, and Dr. Colin Edwards, of Macquarie Street). Two sons were killed at the war–Lieutenant W. J. M. Edwards and Dr. A. Munro Edwards.

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'Edwards, William James (1858–1938)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/edwards-william-james-21593/text31813, accessed 4 February 2023.

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Williams Edwards, n.d.

Williams Edwards, n.d.

photo supplied by Jennifer Baxter