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George Thomas Bonnor (1825–1898)

The death took place yesterday of a very old resident, Mr. George Bonnor. He was 73 years of age, and had spent close upon half-a-century in the city, following various branches of business. During his long career he had earned the respect of the inhabitants. He leaves a widow and grown up family. His funeral will take place tomorrow afternoon at Kelso, where deceased will be be committed to the vault of his family.

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  • funeral notice, National Advocate (Bathurst, NSW), 12 July 1898, p 3

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'Bonnor, George Thomas (1825–1898)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 21 May 2024.

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3 January, 1825
Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia


11 July, 1898 (aged 73)
Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia

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