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Fisher, George (1836–1879)

The news of the loss of the Rosette has thrown one family here into grief and mourning, that of Mr. George Fisher, who was one of her passengers. Mr. Fisher was a native of York, and was much respected. He will be sadly missed at Nickol Bay, where his unfortunate wife is still residing.

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'Fisher, George (1836–1879)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/fisher-george-18983/text30587, accessed 12 May 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1836
England

Death

April 1879
at sea

Cause of Death

shipping accident

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