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Louisa Fraser McBean (1864–1952)

Mrs. Louisa Fraser McBean died at her residence, 37 Ackland Street, South Yarra, Victoria, on 10th June. She had been ill for a very long period.

Mrs. McBean, who was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. F. S. Falkiner, Boonoke, was the widow of the late Mr. L. F. McBean, of Moroco station and other pastoral properties.

She was the eldest surviving sister of Mr. Otway R. Falkiner, of Boonoke North, Widgiewa, and who died the previous day, of the late Mr. Leigh Falkiner.

Aged 87 years, Mrs. McBean is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Margaret Falkiner Gibbs.

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'McBean, Louisa Fraser (1864–1952)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 17 June 2024.

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  • Falkiner, Louisa Fraser

18 December, 1864
Ararat, Victoria, Australia


10 June, 1952 (aged 87)
South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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