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David McEwan (1857–1931)

Mr. David McEwan, of Northcote street, Aberdare, who had been ailing for some considerable time, died at the Cessnock Hospital during the early hours of this morning.

Deceased, who was 74 years of age, was well-known end highly respected throughout the Cessnock district, in which he had resided for many years.

He was the father of Mrs. Baird and Mrs. Croxon, both of Cessnoek. and Mrs. E. Oswald, of the Federal Hotel, Collie (W.A. ). He is also survived by four sons, David, Jim, William, and Joe.

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16 June, 1857
Shettleston, Lanarkshire, Scotland


21 April, 1931 (aged 73)
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia

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