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Leary, Catherine Ann (1804–1846)

Yesterday evening, at her residence, Woolloomoolloo, Mrs. [Catherine Anne] Leary. The death of this benevolent and charitable individual is peculiarly afflicting, as the remains of her lamented husband Mr. John Leary were consigned to the grave only on Monday last; thus leaving a young and interesting family of five children bereft of both their parents. May they rest in peace. Mrs. Leary's funeral will take place on Monday evening next. The procession will move from St. Mary's Cathedral at half-past three o'clock.

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'Leary, Catherine Ann (1804–1846)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/leary-catherine-ann-29187/text36323, accessed 16 May 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Jones, Catherine Ann
  • Jones, Caroline
Birth

1804
Brighton, Sussex, England

Death

20 November 1846
Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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