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Louisa (Smith) Southwell (1844 - 1926)

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Louisa Southwell formerly Smith
Born in Ramsey, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdommap
Daughter of [father unknown] and
Wife of — married 1867 in Parkwood, New South Wales, Australiamap
[children unknown]
Died in Junee, New South Wales, Australiamap
Profile last modified 9 Sep 2019 | Created 12 Jun 2019 | Last significant change: 9 Sep 2019
13:13: Clare Spring edited the Biography for Louisa (Smith) Southwell (1844-1926). [Thank Clare for this]
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Biography

Louisa Smith (married name Southwell) was born in 1844 in Ramsay, Huntingdonshire, England, the daughter of Mary Kilby and Edward Smith.[1]

She married John Southwell in 1867 at Parkwood, New South Wales, Australia.[1] Their children were:[1]

  • Albert Southwell (1868–?)
  • Eva Annie Southwell (1869–?)
  • Amelia Alma Southwell (1871–?)
  • William Shelton Southwell (1873–?)
  • Raymond Southwell (1875–1942)
  • Sidney Rowland Southwell (1880–?)
  • Edward John Thomas Southwell (1882–?)

In 1906, Louisa was reading in the kitchen by candle light at her home, "Ottocliffe" in Hall, New South Wales, when a fire broke out at the house. Louise lost many of her belongings, including her watch and jewelry and all her clothes but those on her back.[2]

Louisa died in 1926 at her home on Denison Street, Junee, New South Wales, aged 82 years.[1][3]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Louisa SMITH (1844 - 1926)." Bellsite.id.au. Retrieved 12 June 2019 by Clare Spring from http://www.bellsite.id.au/gdbtree/HTMLFiles/HTMLFiles_68/P38408.html.
  2. "The fire at Mr. Southwell's." 27 March 1906. The Age (Queanbeyan), p. 2. Retrieved 12 June 2019 by Clare Spring from https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/31177432.
  3. "Mrs. L. Southwell." 2 December 1926. Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga), p. 2. Retrieved 12 June 2019 by Clare Spring from https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/145256924.


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