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Mary Craft (1818–1895)

Mary Yardley married Edward Craft in 1834. She later had relationships and children with Henry Mead and Isaac Jacobs. Her death was registered as Mary Craft.

Her husband Edward Craft had a son with his sister-in-law, Sarah Bridge, in 1845.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Purvey, Mary
  • Yardley, Mary

9 December, 1818
Portland Head, New South Wales, Australia


28 April, 1895 (aged 76)
Gosford, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

cancer (mouth)

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