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Esther Jane Howells (1860–1924)

The death took place on Sunday last of Mrs. (Nurse) Esther Jane Howells, mother of Mrs. H. Brown, of Willans Street, Narandera. Mrs. Howells, who was a native of Kogarah, was 64 years of age. She has resided with her daughter for about 13 months. Deceased is survived by a family of sons and daughters. The funeral took place yesterday, when the remains were interred in the Presbyterian portion of the Narandera cemetery. Mr. F. Lindley had charge of the mortuary arrangements.

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Alternative Names
  • Fenton, Esther Jane

Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


3 August, 1924 (aged ~ 64)
Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia

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