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Jeanette (Jenny) Small (1835–1919)

Mrs. Jeanette Small, relict of the late Henry Small, a well-known orchardist of North Ryde, died at the residence of her grand-daughter (Mrs. W. F. Hatfield) at Epping, on Wednesday of last week, aged 83 years. Deceased was a very old resident of the Marsfield district, but of late had been living with her son, Mr. Herbert Small, at Drummoyne. Her other surviving children are Mr. Robt. Small (Sydney), Alderman Os. E. Small (Eastwood) and Mrs Walter (North Ryde). A motion of sympathy to the bereaved family was carried by the Eastwood Council on Wednesday on the motion of the Mayor (Alderman J. C. Matthews).

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'Small, Jeanette (Jenny) (1835–1919)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 23 July 2024.

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  • Melville, Jeanette

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


8 January, 1919 (aged ~ 84)
Epping, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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