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Walter Herbert Mayne (1878–1933)

Word has been received in Dirranbandi of the sudden death from heart failure of Mr. Walter Herbert Colburn Mayne, grazier, of Guee, Dirranbandi, while on a health trip to Sydney. The late Mr. Mayne was the second son of the late William C. Mayne, formerly owner of Ghinghinda station, Taroom. He married Miss Millie Devine, daughter of Mr. Phillip Devine, who was at one time part owner of Cockatoo Creek station, Taroom. The late Mr. Mayne was a prominent member of the Dirranbandi branch of the Maranoa Graziers' Association. He leaves a widow and one son, Mr. W. H. C. Mayne, Jun., of Mauro, Texas.

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'Mayne, Walter Herbert (1878–1933)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 25 June 2024.

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Life Summary [details]


17 December, 1878
Taroom, Queensland, Australia


14 November, 1933 (aged 54)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease