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Hodgetts, Charles (1837–1928)

from Examiner

At Westmoor, Cressy, on December 28, Charles Hodgetts, a very old and respected resident of Blackwood Creek, passed away on his 92nd birthday . His parents were amongst the first people who came to reside in Tasmania, and he was born in the Cressy district. His wife died ten years ago. He leaves a family of four daughters and two sons – Mrs. W. Philpott, of Golden Valley; Mrs. C. Woodbury, of Western Creek; Mrs. W. Spencer, of Cressy; and Miss Hodgetts, of Launceston. His two sons, Edward and John, both reside at Blackwood Creek.

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Additional Resources

  • funeral, Examiner (Launceston, Tas), 2 January 1929, p 4

Citation details

'Hodgetts, Charles (1837–1928)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/hodgetts-charles-26011/text34069, accessed 10 December 2022.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

29 December, 1837
Cressy, Tasmania, Australia

Death

28 December, 1928 (aged 90)
Cressy, Tasmania, Australia

Cause of Death

general debility

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