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Rose Florence Lumsdaine (1865–1931)


The death occurred on Friday last at Austinmer, after a long illness, of Mrs. E. Sandys Lumsdaine, widow of the Rev. E. S. Lumsdaine, of Emu and Castlereagh. Mrs Lumsdaine was a daughter of the late Mr. Andrew Paterson, of Illalong Station, N.S.W., and a sister of Mr. A. B. Paterson. She leaves three daughters.

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  • Paterson, Rose Florence

18 October, 1865
New South Wales, Australia


3 May, 1931 (aged 65)
Austinmer, New South Wales, Australia