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Emily Jane Smith (1863–1949)

A former South Gundagai resident, Mrs Emily Jane Smith, widow of Mr. Job Smith, died at private hospital at Killara, at the age of 86. When her husband died, some years ago, Mrs Smith left Gundagai to reside in Sydney with her daughters. The family comprises Eva (Mrs Windred, Dundas), Chris (Mrs Stevens, Ashfield), Jessie (Mrs Birch, Darlinghurst), Miss Harriet Smith (Chatswood), Mr. Lach Smith (Cootamundra), and Mr Albert Smith (Campbelltown).

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Boon, Emily Jane

11 January, 1863
Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia


25 March, 1949 (aged 86)
Killara, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

Religious Influence

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