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Margaret Cobcroft (1852–1872)

According to Margaret Cobcroft's death certificate she was aged 20 at the time of her death and was born in Scotland. She had been living in New South Wales for 18 years.

Additional Resources

  • death notice, Sydney Morning Herald, 26 February 1872, p 8

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Thompson, Margaret



12 February, 1872 (aged ~ 20)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

childbirth complications

Religious Influence

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