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William Moncur Wallis (1837–1905)

Mr. William Moncur Wallis died on Sunday at Neutral Bay. The deceased gentleman was the oldest son of the late Mr. William Wallis, of Moncur Lodge, Potts Point, and for a number of years followed squatting pursuits in the Young and other districts. He introduced coarse-woolled sheep into the Young district, and was successful in several branches of stock-breeding. Mr. Wallis was a native of New South Wales, but spent several years in England, graduating at Cambridge University.

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17 January, 1837
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


5 March, 1905 (aged 68)
Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

kidney disease

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