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Maria Buchanan (1831–1923)

Maria had a relationship with Joseph Buchanan following the death of her husband Charles Davies but does not appear to have married Buchanan even though she was known as Mrs Buchanan. She was buried under the surname Davies.

Additional Resources

  • death notice, Camperdown Chronicle (Vic), 24 July 1923, p 2

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'Buchanan, Maria (1831–1923)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 28 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Williams, Maria
  • Davies, Maria

6 February, 1831
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia


22 July, 1923 (aged 92)
Echuca, Victoria, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

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