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Edgar J. Salom (1873–1898)

On the 6th July, at his residence, Childer's-street, North Adelaide, of typhoid fever, Edgar J. Salom, beloved husband of Betana Salom, and son of Maurice and Kate Salom, "Brougham," North Adelaide, aged 25 years.

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'Salom, Edgar J. (1873–1898)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 20 June 2024.

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Life Summary [details]


South Australia, Australia


6 July, 1898 (aged ~ 25)
North Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Cause of Death

typhoid fever

Religious Influence

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