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Woodside, James (1869–1877)

We (Beechworth Advertiser) greatly, regret to hear that a son, eight years of age, of Mr. J. Woodside, of Happy Valley station, was killed instantaneously on Monday evening near his father's house. It seems, as far as we can gather, that an elder boy, John, was driving a team of bullocks home wards about sundown, and was accompanied by the younger boy James. By some means the poor little fellow got jammed between one of the dray wheels and a stump, and was killed on the spot

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'Woodside, James (1869–1877)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/woodside-james-21018/text31628, accessed 1 March 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

20 May 1869
Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia

Death

7 May 1877
Victoria, Australia

Cause of Death

accident

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