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Edwin Whalan (1841–1908)

It is with feelings of regret that I chronicle the death of Mr. Edwin Whalan, late of Merriwa, Molong district, who recently purchased Mr. Jas. Emerton's farm known as The Forest. Mr. Whalan underwent an operation for hydatids on the liver, but after some time blood poisoning supervened and terminated fatally. The deceased gentleman was a good-living man, and was esteemed for his integrity and honesty. The deepest sympathy is felt for the bereaved family.
Sept. 4.

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'Whalan, Edwin (1841–1908)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/whalan-edwin-20605/text34736, accessed 4 March 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

15 June, 1841
Bowenfels, New South Wales, Australia

Death

30 August, 1908 (aged 67)
Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

liver dysfunction

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