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Augusta (Gus) Levinson (1841–1923)

Mrs Augusta Levinson, who died yesterday, at Chatsworth, St Kilda in her 82nd year, arrived in Melbourne from Manchester in 1861. Shortly afterwards she married Mr Hyman Levinson, who died in 1905. She had resided in Ballarat for 17 years, and in Melbourne for 45 years. Mrs Levinson leaves a family of six daughters and four sons, 31 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. Two sons predeceased her.

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  • Jacobs, Augusta



13 April, 1923 (aged ~ 82)
St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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