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Harper, John (1831–1918)

Mr. John Harper (father of Mr. T. Harper, of Dubbo), a very old resident of Wallerawang, died at the residence of his daughter, Miss G. A. Harper, on Wednesday morning. Deceased was in his 88th year, and had been ailing for some time. He became more seriously ill during the night, and medical aid was summoned, but he passed peacefully away in his chair before the arrival of the doctor. The old gentleman was recently on a visit to Dubbo and Gilgandra.

Original Publication

  • Dubbo Dispatch and Wellington Independent (NSW), 23 August 1918, p 1 (view original)

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'Harper, John (1831–1918)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/harper-john-28706/text36168, accessed 20 July 2019.

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