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Mary Ann Summers (1819–1899)

There passed away at Cressy a colonist of 60 years’ standing, in the person of Mrs Mary Ann Summers, who was born in Launceston in 1819. Deceased was married 61 years ago to Thomas Summers, and shortly afterwards came to Cressy and followed farming pursuits until the death of her husband.

Original publication

Additional Resources

  • death notice, Launceston Examiner (Tas), 24 July 1899, p 1

Citation details

'Summers, Mary Ann (1819–1899)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 14 April 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Hodgetts, Mary Ann

4 March, 1819
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia


23 July, 1899 (aged 80)
Cressy, Tasmania, Australia

Cause of Death

general debility

Religious Influence

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