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Anne Hammant (1826–1904)

An old and respected resident in the person of Mrs Ann Hammant, relict of the late E. W. Hammant, has passed away. The deceased had reached the ripe old age of 78 years, being a native of Tasmania, born near Longford, and was highly respected by a large circle of friends. She had been a resident of the Kentish district for thirty-five years. A family of seven is left, namely, Mr J. Bott, Mrs J. Glover, Mrs C. Banfield, Mrs D. Davis, Mrs T. Shepheard and Messrs A. and H. Hammant; also there are 33 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. Much sympathy is expressed for the family in their bereavement. The funeral took place yesterday afternoon, Rev G. Martin officiating.

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'Hammant, Anne (1826–1904)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 18 April 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Lucas, Anne

5 August, 1826
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia


4 May, 1904 (aged 77)
Sheffield, Tasmania, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

Religious Influence

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