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From: Corinne Thompson <>
Subject: Cornish Deaths in Melbourne Hospital 1867 - 1880. Part 6.
Date: Sat, 05 Mar 2005 23:01:58 +1100
More Cornish who died in The Melbourne hospital 1867 - 1880.
For further details re the source of the info, explanation of codes and
names of other patients (as a lot may not have given their place of birth)
etc. see http://hub.dataline.net.au/~tfoen/meldeath.html
I have searched the Victorian BDM Indexes for any addition info and have
included that after each name.
It may be possible to find some of these among the List of Assisted British
Immigrants 1839 - 1871 on the PRO of Victoria's website
Kindest Regards ...... Corinne in Melbourne, Australia.
Here is 1877 - 1878 with 1879 -1880 to come next.
JANUARY, 1877 - DECEMBER, 1878.
Elizabeth Barber, aged 43 years, native of Cornwall; arrived 1855; died May
28 , of morbus Brightii. 
Died 1878 - age 45 - no parents names shown in Victorian BDM Index - C.
Hannibal Matthew, aged 36 years, native of Cornwall; arrived 1870, in the
Bysore Merchant; died September 16 , of haemorrhage from the lungs.
N.B. Ships name should read "Busowah Merchant - Corinne.
Died 1877 - age 36 - Father: John Mother Emma Fingbow - C.
James Pearce, aged 40 years, native of Cornwall; arrived 1857 in the
Mindora; died May 18 , of phthisis. 
Died 1878 - age 40 - no parents names shown in Victorian BDM Index - C.
Elizabeth Trebilcock, aged 35 years, native of Cornwall; arrived 1870, in
the Hawkesbury; died June 26 , of scirrhus of stomach. 
Name in Victorian BDM Index is Elizabeth Tribilcock - died 1877 - age 35 -
Father: William Mother: Mary Ann Martin - C.
William Wedge, aged 45 years, native of Cornwall; arrived 1857, in the
Hertfordshire; died May 28 , of pneumonia. 
Doesn't seem to be included in the Victorian BDM Index under any spelling
that I can think of - C.
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