Australian English Genealogy

 Descendants of Edward Priest

Notes - Page 4


142. Henry Egglelston Lambourne

Accidently drowned


150. John William Jenkins

Lived at Janderra


Jessie Barbara Deahm

PRIEST.—In sad but loving memory of our dear Sister, Jessie, who departed this life at Belford, June 18th, 1914; aged 30 years. Thou art not forgotten, sister dear, Nor will thou ever be; As long as life and memory lasts We will remember thee.  Inserted by her loving Sisters, Brothers, and Sisters-in-law.
Source: The Singleton Argus 19 Jun 1915


61. Edgar Leonard Priest

Blacksmith

Struck By Mechanical Hare
AWARDED £400 DAMAGES
A man who was injured when a mechanical hare struck him was awarded £400 damages at Maitland District Court yesterday. He was Edgar Leonard Priest, steelworker, of Burner's Esplanade, East Corrimal. The mechanical hare struck Priest when he went to get his dog after it had raced at the Maitland greyhound meeting on January 1. Priest claimed 400 pound damage from the members of the Greyhound Racing Committee.

Source: The Cessnock Eagle and South Maitland Recorder 23 Dec 1948