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Joseph Roycroft (1866–1938)

Joseph Roycroft, a well-known farmer at Flowerdale, died suddenly on Tuesday. His body was found in a paddock by members of a road gang who were attracted by the barking of the owner's dog. He was 72 years of age, and leaves a widow, five sons and two daughters.

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'Roycroft, Joseph (1866–1938)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/roycroft-joseph-13383/text24025, accessed 22 February 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1866

Death

18 October, 1938 (aged ~ 72)
Flowerdale, Victoria, Australia