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Gilbert Henry Rotton (1853–1921)

Mr. Gilbert Henry Rotton, formerly president of the Mosman branch of the Liberal League, has died at his residence at Myahgah-road, Mosman. Mr. Rotton took a deep interest in national political movements, and was secretary of Major-General Ryrie's committee at the last Federal election. He was first engaged in surveying, but later became a grazier, with properties in Western Australia and various parts of New South Wales. He is survived by a widow, two sons, and three daughters.

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11 February, 1853
Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia


14 November, 1921 (aged 68)
Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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