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GENEALOGICAL HUMOUR - UNUSUAL CAUSES OF DEATH OR SLIPS OF THE PEN

Frederick Joseph CRANE - schoolgirl 9 years, (dec).

John DOYLE, cause of death: killed by some stuff falling on him.

John CARTER, cause of death: (i) heart disease (ii) cutting of throat.

Adolph SCHMIDT - cause of death: shot in lower paddock.

Mary Connor, place of burial: Dawson Bridge.

James LACEY, 29 years: cause of death - old age & debility.

John Joseph PEARSON - place of burial - near big tree on the Rannes Road.

Jeremiah WATKINS, labourer - age 6 days.

Agnes PHELPS, place of burial: Deep Gully.

William Charles KENNEDY, cause of death: (i) influenza, (ii) effects of a wagon wheel passing over deceased head.

Thomas John GRIFFIN, cause of death: asphyxia from hanging, (having been executed according to law).

Jean HARROW, Cause of Death - Killed by the Frost.

Ronald WHITE, Cause of Death - NON COMPOS MENTIS

George FLEET, Occupation - A Blind Man.

Eliza JONES, Occupation - Pauper.

Sarah GUBBINS, Cause of Death - Died from a bad arm following inoculation.

John PARKER, Cause of death - Fell from aloft, (a loft)???


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