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Tassie Constance Warford-Mein (?–1934)

A very wide circle of friends will regret to hear of the death of Mrs P. [Tassie Constance] Warford Mein daughter of the late Mr and Mr S 1 Staughton and wife of Mr P Warford Mein of Wallace avenue, Toorak, which has occured after a long illness A gracious personality beloved by all with whom she came into contact Mrs Mein will be much missed. She was a charming hostess, a kindly friend to many poor people and all her acts of charity were done so quietly and simply that few knew of her kindness. Keenly interested in needlecraft, she was a former president of the Ladies' Work Association and she was also associated with the work of the Gentlewomen's Aid Society She is survived by her husband and by a son and daughter. Her elder son was killed some years ago in an aeroplane accident in England.

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Additional Resources

  • wedding, Australasian (Melbourne), 5 June 1909, p 45
  • death notice, Argus (Melbourne), 31 July 1934, p 1
  • probate, Argus (Melbourne), 22 December 1934, p 16

Citation details

'Warford-Mein, Tassie Constance (?–1934)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 25 June 2024.

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Alternative Names
  • Staughton, Tassie Constance

29 July, 1934
Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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