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Francis Smith McLean (1839–1864)

Death: Maclean [McLean]—September 18th, at his residence, Miles-street, Surry Hills, Mr. Francis S. Maclean, a teller of the Commercial Bank, Sydney, aged 25 years, leaving a wife and three children to lament their loss. Highly respected by all who knew him.

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3 July, 1839
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


18 September, 1864 (aged 25)
Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

typhoid fever

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