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Laban White (1794–1873)

The late Mr Laban White. Our Windsor correspondent writes–On Friday night last, this worthy old resident of Windsor died, at the venerable age of 80. He had lived at Windsor for upwards of forty years. In his early career he successfully carried on business as a chemist and druggist, and subsequently as auctioneer. Retiring from business, he filled several public offices with credit and satisfaction.–S. M Herald, Sept 9

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Devizes, Wiltshire, England


5 September, 1873 (aged ~ 79)
Windsor, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death


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Convict Record

Crime: theft
Sentence: 14 years
Court: unknown