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Sarah Smallwood (1815–1895)

Mrs Sarah Smallwood, an old identity of Pitt Town, passed away on Wednesday, 31st July, at the advanced age of 78 years. Deceased was well-known and much respected throughout the district, and had a very large funeral. The interment took place at the Church of England cemetery, Pitt Town, on Thursday, 1st inst, Rev H. Guinness being the officiating clergyman, and Mr Thomas Collison conducted the funeral arrangements.

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Alternative Names
  • Hobbs, Sarah
  • Myers, Sarah

Pitt Town, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


31 July, 1895 (aged ~ 80)
Pitt Town, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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