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Cannell, Robert Isaac (1860–1944)

Robert Isaac Cannell arrived in Sydney aboard the Clyde in June 1888 as an assisted immigrant.

According to his record he could read and write, his occupation was a joiner, his religion was Church of England and he had no relatives in the colony.

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'Cannell, Robert Isaac (1860–1944)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 30 May 2023.

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Isle of Man, England


21 November, 1944 (aged ~ 84)
Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

heart disease

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