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Pigott, Maria (1845–1928)

Those who have memories of racing in early years of the sport in Victoria will regret to learn of the death of Mrs. H. C. [Marie] Pigott at her home, Mona pace, South Yarra. Mrs. Pigott was formely the wife of Mr. R. C. Bagot, the founder and first secretary of the Victoria Racing Club. Two daughters, Misses Nellie and Olive Bagot, are living.

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Alternative Names
  • Gregory, Maria
  • Bagot, Maria

London, Middlesex, England


1 September 1928
South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

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