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James Henry Southcott (1859–1913)

The death occurred suddenly on Sunday night of Mr. James Henry Southcote at his residence, Gilles-street, city. The deceased, who was an engineer, had resided in South Australia for over 30 years. Mr. Southcott was 55 years of age. He returned about seven weeks ago from a trip to England.

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'Southcott, James Henry (1859–1913)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/southcott-james-henry-16408/text28370, accessed 15 April 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

30 June, 1859
Avoca, Victoria, Australia

Death

14 December, 1913 (aged 54)
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Cause of Death

kidney disease

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