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Florence Evelyn Hart (1871–1949)

Mrs. Florence Evelyn Hart passed away at her residence 87 Western Road, Parramatta, on Wednesday last after a lengthy illness.

Formerly a Miss Perdue, she was born at Parramatta and married Mr. William Kelly who for many years conducted a tailoring business in Kiama.

After Mr, Kelly's death she married Mr. Jack Hart, of Kiama, and some 20 years ago moved to Parramatta to live. Mr. Hart pre-deceased her some months ago.

She is survived by one son Orry Kelly, who is a dress designer in Hollywood, U. S.A.

Her remains were interred in St. John's Church cemetery Parramatta alongside her parents.

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'Hart, Florence Evelyn (1871–1949)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 5 October 2023.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Purdue, Florence Evelyn
  • Kelly, Florence Evelyn

19 January, 1871
Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


23 November, 1949 (aged 78)
Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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