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Reddall, Edith Emily (1862–1930)

from Daily Pictorial

Mrs. Edith Reddall, who died at her home in Agar Street, Marrickville, on Thursday night, was a woman of considerable talent.

Many of her verses had been published in Sydney papers, and others had been highly commended by editors of overseas publications.

Mrs. Reddall was related to some of the best Sydney families, and, possessing a private income, was in a position to live quietly and comfortably.

Two of her sons served in the Great War, and she was always a strong upholder of the British Empire and of British ideals.

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'Reddall, Edith Emily (1862–1930)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/reddall-edith-emily-29745/text36824, accessed 19 January 2022.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Swinson, Edith Emily
Birth

1862
Kidlington, Oxfordshire, England

Death

6 August 1930
Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

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