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James John Underwood (1840–1923)

from Mudgee Guardian

The death occurred in Sydney last week of James Underwood, at the age of 83 years. For many years deceased was a resident of Eurunderee, and was a noted drover, having brought many large mobs of cattle from Northern Territory to New South Wales. The following sons and daughters survive: — Henry (Lue), James (Home Rule), Raymond and Albert (Budgee), Thomas (Woolpack Hotel, Mudgee), Claude (Sydney), Mrs. Robertson (Wentworthville), and Mrs. Edward Gossage (Budgee).

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'Underwood, James John (1840–1923)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 18 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]


5 February, 1840
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


7 November, 1923 (aged 83)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

kidney disease

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