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Charles Mason Marsden (1830–1898)

Mr. Charles Mason Marsden, grandson of one of the first Church of England clergymen in Australia, who landed in this colony in 1794, died at Arncliffe on the 18th, and was buried on Monday. Deceased was 68 years of age, and resided at St. Marys for many years, during which time he was clergyman's warden and trustee of the glebe lands at Penrith and St. Marys. He was also superintendent of the Church of England Sunday school during his stay in the district.

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'Marsden, Charles Mason (1830–1898)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 31 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]


27 July, 1830
Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


18 November, 1898 (aged 68)
Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

general debility

Religious Influence

Includes the religion in which subjects were raised, have chosen themselves, attendance at religious schools and/or religious funeral rites; Atheism and Agnosticism have been included.