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Entries: 760397    Updated: 2017-12-03 03:00:18 UTC (Sun)    Owner: South Australia

  • ID: I756456
  • Name: George DEHANE
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: Abt 1808
  • Christening: Arrived SA on "Lord Goderich" 15th Apr 1838, from London 15th Oct 1837.
  • Death: 23 Dec 1864 in Parkside, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Immigration: from United Kingdom. 15 Oct 1837 Arrived SA on "Lord Goderich" 15th Apr 1838, from London 15th Oct 1837.
  • Note:
    Immigrated with wife.

    Death Registration name : DEHANE, George. Died : 23/12/1864 in Parkside, South Australia at age 56 years. Relative listed as (not recorded). Status : -. Residence listed as : Parkside. Symbol : -. Source : South Australian Deaths 1842 - 1915, Book : 18, Page 118, District Code : Ade

    Adelaide Express (SA : 1863 - 1866), Friday 23 December 1864, page 2
    Mr. Dehane, the stationer, of King William-street, died this morning, after a lingering illness. The deceased gentleman was one of our oldest colonists, and very generally respected by those who knew him.

    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904), Saturday 24 December 1864, page 4
    Death of Mr. Dehane.— We have to record the decease of another old colonist— Mr. George Dehane, of King William-street. As early as 1839 Mr. Dehane was engaged in business here as a printer and stationer. By his diligence and probity he soon achieved a respectable position, and eventually acquired a competency. When the Adelaide Observer was started Mr. Dehane undertook to print it at his office in Morphett-street, and continued to do so until the first proprietor had provided his own type and presses. Mr. Dehane was well known and much esteemed by those of his fellow-colonists who had witnessed the untiring, industry of his early career. He leaves a sorrowing widow, who has been unremitting in her attentions, and ably managed his affairs during his protracted illness, and one daughter, who is married to an eminent manufacturer in England.

    Marriage 1 Margaret c: in Arrived SA on "Lord Goderich" 15th Apr 1838, from London 15th Oct 1837.
    • Married: in Before Immigration
    1. Has No Children Margaret Mary DEHANE b: 6 May 1838 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    2. Has No Children Jessie Agnes DEHANE b: 31 Aug 1839 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia