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Sarah Jane Gow (1838–1914)

After a long illness, Mrs. Sarah Jane Gow, 65 years of age, died at Park Hill, Granville, on 12th inst. She was a native of St. Mary's. Her husband, who predeceased her, was an old Carlingford public school teacher. The funeral moved to St. Mary's, on 14th, the remains being interred in the Church of England cemetery.

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  • Simpson, Sarah Jane

17 August, 1838
Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia


12 December, 1914 (aged 76)
Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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