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Allan Snodgrass (1860–1949)

The death occurred at the local hospital on Wednesday of last week of Mr. Allan Snodgrass, of Mendooran and formerly of Wagga.

The late Mr. Snodgrass, who was 88 years of age, was predeceased by his wife 10 years ago. He is survived by a daughter and three sons, viz., Ettie (Mrs. Jorgeson, Gilgandra), Les (Wanaaring), and Ray and Barney (Mendooran).

The funeral service was conducted on Friday morning by Rev. Spence. The pall bearers were Messrs. Les, Ray, Lindsay and Don Snodgrass.

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'Snodgrass, Allan (1860–1949)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 18 June 2024.

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27 December, 1860
Bagot Well, South Australia, Australia


18 May, 1949 (aged 88)
Mendooran, New South Wales, Australia

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