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Jane Mathew (1836–1918)

The death occurred on Tuesday of Mrs. Jane Mathew, of 'Hill View,' North Wagga, at the age of 82 years. The deceased lady was a relict of Mr. William Felton Mathew, a very old resident who predeceased her by 11 years, and who was a grazier and later in charge of the old North Wagga Common (now the Experiment Farm). The late Mrs. Mathew leaves four sons and three daughters. She was a resident of Wagga for over 70 years.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Pearce, Jane
  • Reynolds, Jane
  • Seymour, Jane
  • Matthew, Jane

21 October, 1836
Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia


11 June, 1918 (aged 81)
Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

Religious Influence

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