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Sarah Elizabeth Woodbury (1837–1919)

Sarah Elizabeth Woodbury née Charter arrived in Sydney as an assisted immigrant in 1841 aboard the William Turner. She came with her parents, Thomas Carter, agricultural labourer, and mother, Elizabeth, both aged 32, and two brothers. Another brother had died during the voyage.

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  • Charter, Sarah Elizabeth

5 December, 1837
Hertford, Hertfordshire, England


13 February, 1919 (aged 81)
Inverell, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

bowel disease

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