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Sunday's Obituary: Mary Donnelly

Today's post is about my great great aunt Mary Donnelly.  One of twin girls born to James Donnelly and his wife Mary nee Gallagher about 1870.  Her twin sister Bridget died in 1872.  Mary lived with her parents until their deaths and never married or had any recorded children.  She was buried at Mudgee General Cemetery (see here) and information about her will came be found here.



Source: Mainly About People. (1937, March 11). Wellington Times (NSW : 1899 - 1954), p. 13. Retrieved September 21, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article143408281


Transcript:

The death of Miss Mary Donnelly (67) occurred in a Mudgee hospital after a long illness.  Miss Donnelly was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Donnelly, of Cooyal, and had lived in Lewis Street, Mudgee, for a number of years.  Her passing will be the cause of very deep and widespread regret.


NSW BDM Death certificate for Mary Donnelly 

NSW BDM Birth Indexes

12929/1870 DONNELLY MARY JAMES MARY MUDGEE
12930/1870 DONNELLY BRIDGET JAMES MARY MUDGEE

NSW BDM Death Indexes

4535/1937 DONNELLY MARY JAMES MARY MUDGEE

Source: NSW BDM Indexes. Retrieved from http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/




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