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On This Day In My Family…

17 September 2012 Marie LACHMUND nee LATHAM (1934-2012), my beloved Maternal Grandmother, died on 17 September 2012 in Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia. Advertisements

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Trove Tuesday

Danger In The Park A Young Girl Drowned   The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW: 1888-1950) Saturday 8 March 1913 Page 11 The tragic story of Muriel Annie DIXON (1900-1913) is that of my Great-Aunt.  Muriel was the … Continue reading

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St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta

Last Saturday, I was fortunate enough to attend a booked out tour of St. John’s Cemetery in Parramatta which is known as the oldest surviving European burial ground in Australia. Parramatta is now known as a central business district and … Continue reading

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