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Elias Samuel (1830–1904)

The death is announced in London of Mr. Elias Samuel, a well-known Melbourne citizen, who left here to reside in London some years ago. Mr. Samuel met with a slight street accident, which, ultimately resulted in his death, at the age of 74. His wife is a sister of Lady Benjamin, and the firm of Elias Samuel and Co. is still represented in Melbourne by Mr. Alfred Samuel, a nephew of the deceased gentleman.

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Additional Resources

  • probate, Jewish Herald (Vic), 20 May 1904, p 10, column 1

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Life Summary [details]




27 February, 1904 (aged ~ 74)
London, Middlesex, England

Cause of Death

pedestrian accident

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