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Henry Hort Brown (1825–1871)

Brown—November 18, on board the City of Brisbane steamer, Henry Hort Brown, surgeon, of Maryborough, Queensland, late of Brislington, England, in the 47th year of his age.

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'Hort Brown, Henry (1825–1871)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 20 June 2024.

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Bristol, Gloucestershire, England


18 November, 1871 (aged ~ 46)
at sea

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