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Hannam, Reuben (1828–1914)

The death occurred yesterday morning of Mr. Reuben Hannam, senr., of Reedy Springs, Gregadoo, at the age of 85 years. He was born in Sydney, in 1828. The deceased leaves a family of three sons and six daughters, all in comfortable circumstances. He was of a kind and charitable disposition. The funeral is appointed to leave his late residence, Gregadoo, this day at 11 a.m. arriving at the Church of England Cemetery, Wagga, for interment at 2 o clock. The relations and friends of the family are kindly invited to attend.

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Additional Resources

  • death notice, Sydney Morning Herald, 12 September 1914, p 12
  • funeral, Wagga Wagga Express (NSW), 1 September 1914, p 4

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'Hannam, Reuben (1828–1914)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 4 February 2023.

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