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Albert Whalan (1851–1937)

from Lithgow Mercury

A large crowd of mourners attended the funeral of Mr. Ab. [Albert] Whalan, senr., which took place at Oberon cemetery on Sunday afternoon.

The deceased was 86 years of age, and had spent his life in the Oberon district. He was very well-known and highly respected by all who were privileged to know him. He is survived by three sons, Messrs. Albert (Edith), Edward (Charbon) and Jack (Edith), and two daughters, Mrs. Dan Brady (Lidsdale) and Mrs. Jack Dwyer (Edith).

The cause of Mr. Whalan's death was the fall from a dray near his home on Wednesday last.

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Additional Resources

  • death notice, Mudgee Guardian (NSW), 25 February 1937, p 2, column 1

Citation details

'Whalan, Albert (1851–1937)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 24 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]


23 December, 1851
Tarana, New South Wales, Australia


14 February, 1937 (aged 85)
Oberon, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

horse riding accident

Religious Influence

Includes the religion in which subjects were raised, have chosen themselves, attendance at religious schools and/or religious funeral rites; Atheism and Agnosticism have been included.