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Macoboy, James (1820–1867)

from Sydney Morning Herald

At the Royal Hotel, St Kilda, Mr James Macoboy, a well-known solicitor of many years' standing, was found seated lifeless in his sitting room, on Sunday morning. He had been reading to a late hour, as was his custom, and the book appeared to have dropped from his hand, and death to have occurred painlessly and instantaneously.

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'Macoboy, James (1820–1867)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/macoboy-james-14864/text26051, accessed 29 November 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1820
Ireland

Death

4 May 1867
St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

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