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Sarah LAVISAge: 77 years18011878

Name
Sarah LAVIS
Given names
Sarah
Surname
LAVIS
Married name
Sarah RUSSELL
Married name
Sarah DAWSON
Birth February 26, 1801 23 21
Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Williams wife Sarah Lavis was born on 26/2/1801 ai High Ham West Somerset . She died on 14/4/1878 at Williamtown"

MarriageWilliam RUSSELLView this family
December 25, 1821 (Age 20 years)
Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Sarah married William at Wells on 25/12/1821."

Birth of a son
#1
William RUSSELL
calculated 1823 (Age 21 years)

Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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Note: It is noted that he was 18 years of age at the time of the 1841 census.
Birth of a son
#2
Joseph RUSSELL
calculated 1825 (Age 23 years)

Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Birth of a daughter
#3
Charlott RUSSELL
calculated 1826 (Age 24 years)

Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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Note: It is noted that Charlott was 15 years of age at the time of the 1841 census.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Marsha RUSSELL

Death of a motherMary HAYWOOD
January 1, 1829 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Sarah’s mother was Mary Haywood born 2/2/1780 at Bridge water somerset died at High Ham 1/1/1829"

Birth of a daughter
#5
Anne RUSSELL
calculated 1830 (Age 28 years)

Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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Note: It is noted that Ann was 11 years of age at the time of the 1841 census.
Baptism of a daughterAnne RUSSELL
March 17, 1830 (Age 29 years)
Address: St. Cuthbert's
Religion: Church of England
Birth of a daughter
#6
Fanny RUSSELL
calculated 1833 (Age 31 years)

Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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Note: It is noted that Fanny was eight years of age at the time of the 1841 census.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Mary RUSSELL
calculated 1835 (Age 33 years)

Christening of a daughterMary RUSSELL
May 6, 1835 (Age 34 years)
Address: St. Cuthbert
Citation details: England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
Text:

Name Mary Russell Gender Female Baptism Date 06 May 1835 Baptism Place St. Cuthbert, Wells, Somerset, England Father William Russell Mother Sarah Russell FHL Film Number 1526763 Household Members Name Age Mary Russell Sarah Russell William Russell

Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth CULLIFORD
May 9, 1836 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"The mother was Elizabeth Culliford born 27/3/1754 at Long Sutton and died at Pitney 9/5/1836."

Birth of a daughter
#8
Elizabeth RUSSELL
calculated 1839 (Age 37 years)

Note: It was noted that Elizabeth was two years of age at the time of the 1841 census.
Residence 1841 (Age 39 years)
Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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Birth of a daughter
#9
Martha RUSSELL
between July 1842 and December 1842 (Age 41 years)

Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
Citation details: England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
Text:

Name Martha Russell Registration Year 1842 Registration Quarter Jul-Aug-Sep Registration district Wells Parishes for this Registration District Wells Inferred County Somerset Volume 10 Page 456

Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Marriage of a childHenry SLADEAnne RUSSELLView this family
September 5, 1848 (Age 47 years)

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Slade - Henry and Ann arrive on board the "Victoria".
Slade - Henry and Ann arrive on board the "Victoria".

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Citation details: 12 July 2020
Text:

In part:

"He married Ann Russell on 5 th September 1848"

Marriage of a childWilliam RUSSELLAnn LOCKSTONEView this family
before 1849 (Age 47 years)

Marriage of a childJoseph RUSSELLElizabeth GEORGEView this family
before 1849 (Age 47 years)

Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Immigration September 4, 1849 (Age 48 years)
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Birth of a grandson
#1
John SLADE
calculated October 1849 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: SLADE JOHN 2582/1849 V18492582 34A HENRY ANNE
Marriage of a childDavid Phillip WHITEMary RUSSELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1851 (Age 49 years)
Address: Black Creek, Bulwarra, Cloden, East Maitland, Hinton, Hunter District, Maitland, Morpeth, West Maitland
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 22 June 2018
Text:

In part:

"John Married Mary Ann Russell (who had been married to David Phillip White)"

Citation details: 594/1851 V1851594 37B WHITE DAVID P RUSSEL MARY CT
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Sarah Ann SLADE
about 1852 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: SLADE SARAH A 2929/1852 V18522929 38A HENRY ANNE
Birth of a grandson
#3
David Phillip WHITE
about 1853 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: WHITE DAVID P 2687/1853 V18532687 39A DAVID P MARY
Birth of a grandson
#4
Henry SLADE
about 1854 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: SLADE HENRY 2897/1854 V18542897 40 HENRY ANNE
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Mary Ann WHITE
about 1854 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: WHITE MARY A 2898/1854 V18542898 40 DAVID MARY
Death of a fatherJohn Edward LAVIS
August 27, 1854 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"John Edward Lavis born at Pitney Somerset on 23/3/1777 . He was a carpenter and died at High Ham on 27/8/1854"

Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Sarah Ann WEST
about 1855 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: WEST SARAH A 578/1855 V1855578 155 JAMES CHARLOTTE
Text:

There is also this reference:

WEST SARAH A 2720/1855 V18552720 56 JAMES CHARLOTTE

Birth of a grandson
#7
George WHITE
about 1856 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: WHITE GEORGE 612/1856 V1856612 155 DAVID P MARY
Text:

There are also these references:

WHITE GEORGE 4503/1856 V18564503 121B DAVID P MARY WHITE GEORGE 5403/1856 V18565403 121B DAVID P MARY

Marriage of a childJames WESTCharlott RUSSELLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1856 (Age 54 years)
Address: Hexham, Newcastle, Christ Church
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 566/1851 V1851566 37B WEST JAMES RUSSELL CHARLOTTE CH
Birth of a grandson
#8
Charles SLADE
about 1857 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: SLADE CHARLES 10754/1857 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Emma WEST
April 27, 1858 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: WEST EMMA 11682/1858 JAMES CHARLOTTE RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#10
Herbert B WEST
April 27, 1858 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: WEST HERBERT B 11683/1858 JAMES CHARLOTTE RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#11
Edward WHITE
about 1858 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: WHITE EDWARD 751/1858 V1858751 155 DAVID P MARY
Text:

There is also this reference:

WHITE EDWARD 5465/1858 V18585465 121B DAVID P MARY

Death of a grandsonHerbert B WEST
about 1858 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: WEST HERBERT B 5244/1858 JAMES CHARLOTTE RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Emily SLADE
about 1859 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: SLADE EMILY 11991/1859 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Martha WEST
about 1860 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: WEST MARTHA 9776/1860 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#14
George SLADE
about 1860 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: SLADE GEORGE 11652/1860 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Ann Irena WHITE
about 1860 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: WHITE ANN I 11634/1860 DAVID P MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a childWilliam MAHERMartha RUSSELLView this family
about 1861 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 2096/1861 MAHR WILLIAM RUSSELL MARTHA MAITLAND
Birth of a grandson
#16
George S WEST
about 1862 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: WEST GEORGE S 10828/1862 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#17
Alfred SLADE
about 1862 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: SLADE ALFRED 13009/1862 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#18
Samuel WHITE
about 1862 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: WHITE SAMUEL 12978/1862 DAVID P MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#19
Esther S MAHR
about 1862 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 12872/1862 MAHR ESTHER S WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#20
Walter Edmund MAHR
about 1863 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 12686/1863 MAHR WALTER E WILLIAM MARTHA PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#21
Henry A WEST
about 1864 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: WEST HENRY A 11698/1864 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#22
Christina S WEST
about 1864 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: WEST CHRISTINA S 11699/1864 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#23
Jane SLADE
about 1864 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: SLADE JANE 14223/1864 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#24
Rosa Louisa WHITE
about 1864 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: WHITE ROSA L 10376/1864 DAVID P MARY MAITLAND
Death of a husbandWilliam RUSSELL
June 14, 1864 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: RUSSELL WILLIAM 4337/1864 JOSEPH MARY MAITLAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a grandsonHenry A WEST
about 1864 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: WEST HENRY A 4801/1864 JAMES C NEWCASTLE
Death of a granddaughterEsther S MAHR
about 1864 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 5603/1864 MAHER ESTHER S WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#25
William Henry MAHR
May 29, 1865 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 14174/1865 MAHR WILLIAM H WILLIAM MARTHA PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: Richard_the-d
MarriageJoseph DAWSONView this family
July 17, 1865 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 2549/1865 DAWSON JOSEPH RUSSELL SARAH MORPETH
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Sarah married Joseph Dawson on the 17/7/1865 at Cabbage Tree"

Marriage of a childJohn SLADEMary RUSSELLView this family
September 27, 1865 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 2476/1865 SLADE JOHN WHITE MARY MAITLAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 22 June 2018
Text:

In part:

"John Married Mary Ann Russell (who had been married to David Phillip White)"

Citation details: 22 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"John married Mary White nee Russell on the 27/9/1865"

Birth of a granddaughter
#26
Eliza WEST
about 1866 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: WEST ELIZA 11789/1866 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#27
Annie SLADE
about 1866 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: SLADE ANNIE 14223/1866 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#28
John SLADE
about 1866 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: SLADE JOHN 14229/1866 JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#29
Fanny S MAHR
February 1867 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 15392/1867 MAHR FANNY S WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Note: The births of both Fanny and Amelia appear to be registered as the 31st February. This is impossible.
Note: This daughter is not included in the list of children's names in William's Death Certificate.
Birth of a granddaughter
#30
Amelia Lorne MAHR
February 1867 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 15393/1867 MAHR AMELIA L WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Note: The births of both Fanny and Amelia appear to be registered as the 31st February. This is impossible.
Death of a granddaughterEliza WEST
about 1867 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: WEST ELIZA 6477/1867 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#31
Alfred “Alfie” WEST
about 1868 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: WEST ALFRED 13116/1868 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#32
Fanny SLADE
about 1868 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: SLADE FANNY 15686/1868 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#33
William Alfred SLADE
about 1868 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: SLADE WILLIAM A 15737/1868 JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#34
Reuben SLADE
about 1869 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: SLADE REUBEN 17352/1869 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#35
Albert Ernest MAHER
about 1869 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 17356/1869 MAHR ALBERT E WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Text:

With different transcription:

17356/1869 MAHER ALBERT E WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE

Death of a sonWilliam RUSSELL
calculated 1869 (Age 67 years)

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Birth of a granddaughter
#36
Mary A WEST
about 1870 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: WEST MARY A 14139/1870 JAMES CHARLOTTE NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#37
Henry Alexander SLADE
about 1870 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: SLADE HENRY A 16286/1870 JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Death of a grandsonReuben SLADE
December 8, 1870 (Age 69 years) Age: 1 year
Citation details: SLADE REUBEN 5652/1870 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#38
Frederick Arthur MAHER
about 1871 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 16755/1871 MAHER FREDERICK ARTHUR WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a grandchildWilliam WESTSarah Ann SLADEView this family
about 1871 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 3376/1871 WEST WILLIAM SLADE SARAH ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#39
Lillie Ada SLADE
about 1872 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: SLADE LILLIE ADA 16735/1872 HENRY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#40
Matilda Jane SLADE
about 1873 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: SLADE MATILDA JANE 17698/1873 JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a grandchildCharles Peter LINSTRUMSarah Ann WESTView this family
about 1873 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 3369/1873 LINSTEN CHARLES PETER WEST SARAH ANN NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#41
Archibald Howard MAHER
about 1874 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 18251/1874 MAHER ARCHIBALD HOWARD WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a grandchildJohn SLADEMary Ann LAVISView this family
about 1874 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 3735/1874 SLADE JOHN LAVIS MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Death of a husbandJoseph DAWSON
September 26, 1874 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: DAWSON JOSEPH 7587/1874 JOSEPH DIED RAYMOND TERRACE RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Joseph was born on the 14/12/1800 at Bradwell Buckinghamshire and died at Raymond terrace on 26/9/1874"

Birth of a grandson
#42
Sidney George SLADE
April 29, 1875 (Age 74 years)
Address: Parading Ground
Citation details: 18675/1875 SLADE SIDNEY GEORGE JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 22 June 2018
Text:

In part:

"Sidney George Slade [....] born 29th April 1875 at the Parading Ground, Williamtown."

Marriage of a grandchildHenry SLADECelia SHEARMANView this family
about 1875 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: 3545/1875 SLADE HENRY SHEARMAN CELIA NEWCASTLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#43
Florence May MAHER
about 1876 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 19306/1876 MAHER FLORENCE MAY WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a grandchildDavid Phillip WHITEElizabeth MOXEYView this family
about 1876 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 4033/1876 WHITE DAVID PHILIP MOXEY ELIZABETH RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a grandson
#44
Arthur C SLADE
about 1877 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: SLADE ARTHUR C 19667/1877 JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Marriage of a grandchildJoseph WHITEMary Ann WHITEView this family
about 1877 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: 4221/1877 WHITE JOSEPH WHITE MARY ANN RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a granddaughter
#45
Evelyn M MAHER
about 1878 (Age 76 years)
Citation details: 21120/1878 MAHER EVELYN M WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Death of a granddaughterEvelyn M MAHER
about 1878 (Age 76 years)
Citation details: 9226/1878 MAHER EVELYN M WILLIAM MARTHA RAYMOND TERRACE
Death April 15, 1878 (Age 77 years)
Informant: Joseph RUSSELLson
Cause of death: Mitral disease of the heart. Debility
Citation details: DAWSON SARAH 9212/1878 JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
Note: The headstone for Sarah is inscribed with the day of her death as the 14th.
Burial April 16, 1878 (1 day after death)
Religion: Methodist
Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
Russell - William and Sarah (Dawson)
Russell - William and Sarah (Dawson)

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Family with parents - View this family
father
John Edward LAVIS
Birth: March 23, 1777 24 22Pitney, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 27, 1854High Ham, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
mother
Mary HAYWOOD
Birth: February 2, 1780Bridgewater, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: January 1, 1829High Ham, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Marriage: November 17, 1799Somerset, England, United Kingdom
15 months
herself
Family with William RUSSELL - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 25, 1821Wells, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
2 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
daughter
daughter
3 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
Family with Joseph DAWSON - View this family
husband
Joseph DAWSON
Birth: December 14, 1800Bradwell, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: September 26, 1874Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia
herself
Marriage: July 17, 1865Cabbage Tree, New South Wales, Australia

BirthEngland Census - 1841
Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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BirthDeath Certificate - Dawson - Sarah
Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
BirthEmails - Jill Bloink
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Williams wife Sarah Lavis was born on 26/2/1801 ai High Ham West Somerset . She died on 14/4/1878 at Williamtown"

MarriageDeath Certificate - Dawson - Sarah
Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
MarriageEmails - Jill Bloink
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Sarah married William at Wells on 25/12/1821."

ResidenceEngland Census - 1841
Publication: Ancestory.com
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census
Russell - William, Sarah and Family - 1841 England Census

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ImmigrationShipping Records - Victoria - Russell Families
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
MarriageD - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 2549/1865 DAWSON JOSEPH RUSSELL SARAH MORPETH
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageDeath Certificate - Dawson - Sarah
Publication: pwilliams1471 originally shared this on Ancestry on 18 Aug 2009
MarriageEmails - Jill Bloink
Citation details: 23 August 2020
Text:

In part:

"Sarah married Joseph Dawson on the 17/7/1865 at Cabbage Tree"

DeathD - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: DAWSON SARAH 9212/1878 JOHN MARY RAYMOND TERRACE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathDeath Certificate - Dawson - Sarah
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BurialDeath Certificate - Dawson - Sarah
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BurialWeb Site - Australian Cemeteries Index