Obituaries Australia

  • Tip: searches only the name field
  • Tip: use double quotes to search for a phrase
  • Tip: lists of awards, schools, organisations etc

Browse Lists:

Cultural Advice

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website contains names, images, and voices of deceased persons.

In addition, some articles contain terms or views that were acceptable within mainstream Australian culture in the period in which they were written, but may no longer be considered appropriate.

These articles do not necessarily reflect the views of The Australian National University.

Hughes, Thomas Hassall (1824–1908)

The death occurred on Thursday, at Milton Farm, Dundas, of Mr. Thos. [Thomas] Hassall Hughes, at the ripe old age of 84. He had been resident in Dundas for many years, and was in early life in the Hawkesbury district. He leaves a grown-up family, including Mrs. J. J. Midson, wife of Alderman Midson, Kissing Point-road, Rydalmere, the Misses Hughes (Dundas), Mrs. T. Muir (Eastwood), and Messrs. T. and G. Hughes (Carlingford). The family are prominent Methodists.

Original publication

Additional Resources

  • death notice, Armidale Express (NSW), 21 July 1908, p 5
  • funeral notice, Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW), 18 July 1908, p 4

Citation details

'Hughes, Thomas Hassall (1824–1908)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 23 October 2021.

© Copyright Obituaries Australia, 2010-2021