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Clarinda Sarah Thom (1839–1869)

The death is announced at her late residence, Ashfield, of Mrs. Clarinda Sarah Thom, relict of the late William Thom, M.A., and eldest daughter of the late Sir Henry Parkes. The deceased lady had reached the advanced age of 76 years.

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  • Parkes, Clarinda Sarah

23 July, 1839
at sea


April, 1869 (aged 29)
Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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