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William BOWDEN

Age at Death37

Date Of Death20 June 1918

Place Of BirthLambton, New South Wales

OccupationMiner

Spouse's NameMary Hellen "Nellie" Harvey

ChildrenSix children

Name Of Mine On Which Last Employed
Sons of Gwalia GM, Leonora, Western Australia

Diagnosis or cause of accident
Pneumoconiosis.

Place Of Burial
Leonora Cemetery, Western Australia

Submitted by
David McMillan

MSW
Married

Cause of Death
Mine Lung

Father
Charles Bowden

Mother
Charity Harbisher

Place of marriage
Leonora, Western Australia. 1903.

Other Information
His brother George BOWDEN died of Phthisis in Leonora in 1929. His son William Leslie BOWDEN died in a mining accident at Leonora in 1929. BOWDEN William, d 20 Jun 1918, Leonora Hospital, Occ:- Miner, 38yrs, Cause:- Pneumonia, Father:- Charles BOWDEN (Miner), Mother Charity HARBISHER, born Lambton NSW, In NSW 19yrs, In WA 19yrs, Married to Mary Helen HARVEY in Gwalia WA at 23yrs of age, Children:- Isabella 13yrs, William Leslie 11yrs, Mary Alice 9yrs, Harry 8 yrs, Louisa 6yrs, Tom Edward Grey 3yrs, buried Leonora Cemetery. [outbackfamilyhistory.com.au]