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Scougall, John (1801–1834)

Died. At his lodgings in Sydney, John Scougall, Esq., merchant, much regretted by his friends. Mr. Scougall was a gentlemnan of the best dispositions and finest honour, but latterly he became the victim of intemperance, and thus fell in the vigour of his days, a monument of the damnable effects of what is called conviviality.

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'Scougall, John (1801–1834)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/scougall-john-14058/text25026, accessed 4 July 2022.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1801

Death

15 August, 1834 (aged ~ 33)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Occupation