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Australian Dictionary of Biography

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  1. Bromby, John Edward (1871-1889)
  2. Bowes, Euphemia Bridges (1882-1900)
  3. Lee, Mary (1879-1909)
  4. Spence, Catherine Helen (1839-1910)
  5. Dugdale, Henrietta Augusta (1869-1918)
  6. Windeyer, Lady Mary Elizabeth (1860-1910)
  7. Pottie, Eliza (1880-1907)
  8. Miller, Emma (1890-1905)
  9. Smyth, Bridgetena (Brettena) (1883-1898)
  10. Martin, Anna Montgomerie (Annie) (1891-1901)
  11. Hart, Helen (1880-1908)
  12. Ward, Elizabeth Jane (1883-1908)
  13. Willmore, Henrietta (1866-1938)
  14. Dobson, Emily (1899-1932)
  15. Lake, Serena (1870-1902)
  16. Holden, Frances Gillam (1874-1924)
  17. McLean, Margaret (1887-1923)
  18. Rooke, Jessie Spink (1899-1906)
  19. Harwood, Marian Fleming (1896-1934)
  20. Zadow, Christiane Susanne (Augusta) (1877-1896)
  21. Luffman, Lauretta Caroline Maria (1902-1929)
  22. Scott, Rose (1882-1922)
  23. Shiels, William (1883-1889)
  24. Lawson, Louisa (1888-1920)
  25. Fell, Helen Wilson (1885-1935)
  26. Nicholls, Elizabeth Webb (1886-1943)
  27. Benham, Agnes Mary Matilda (1890-1904)
  28. Clarke, Lady Janet Marion (1889-1909)
  29. Montefiore, Dorothy Frances (Dora) (1889-1892, 1910-1912)
  30. Bear-Crawford, Annette Ellen (1890-1899)
  31. McNamara, Matilda Emilie Bertha (1892-1931)
  32. Newcomb, Harriet Christina (1900-1913)
  33. Martel, Ellen Alma (Nellie) (1891-1904)
  34. Golding, Annie Mackenzie (1890-1934)
  35. Birks, Rosetta Jane (1886-1911)
  36. Holmes, Marion Louisa (1891-1921)
  37. Stone, Emma Constance (1890-1902)
  38. Hughes, Agnes Eva (1904-1940)
  39. Henry, Alice (1884-1905, 1905-1933)
  40. Ackermann, Jessie A. (1889-1889, 1890-1894, 1907-1907, 1910-1911)
  41. Hodge, Margaret Emily (1897-1913)
  42. Guerin, Julia Margaret (Bella) (1890-1923)
  43. Duncan, Annie Jane (1900-1930)
  44. Champion, Henry Hyde (1894-1922)
  45. Morice, Louise (Lucy) (1895-1951)
  46. Goodisson, Lillie Elizabeth (1926-1947)
  47. Dwyer, Catherine Winifred (Kate) (1894-1949)
  48. Swanton, Mary Hynes (1896-1933)
  49. Cowan, Edith Dircksey (1890-1932)
  50. Petersen, Alicia Teresa Jane O’Shea (1905-1923)
  51. Ogg, Margaret Ann (1882-1953)
  52. Barff, Jane Foss (1892-1937)
  53. Lambrick, Amelia (1886-1956)
  54. Summerfield, Rose Anna (1887-1899)
  55. Cuthbertson, Margaret Gardiner (1901-1944)
  56. Golding, Isabella Theresa (Belle) (1902-1940)
  57. Macdonald, Amelia Morrison (1911-1946)
  58. Rees, Elizabeth Laurie (Bessie) (1913-1939)
  59. Barlow, Mary Kate (1887-1934)
  60. Dunkley, Louisa Margaret (1890-1903)
  61. Young, Sarah Jane (1918-1955)
  62. Cowper, Robina Fordyce (1912-1936)
  63. Henderson, Jessie Isabel (1900-1951)
  64. Baines, Sarah Jane (Jennie) (1914-1951)
  65. Skene, Lillias Margaret (1908-1949)
  66. James, Elizabeth Britomarte (1921-1933)
  67. Beadle, Jane (Jean) (1888-1901, 1901-1942)
  68. Cumbrae-Stewart, Zina Beatrice Selwyn (1926-1935)
  69. Fidler, Isabel Margaret (1903-1952)
  70. Goldstein, Vida Jane (1890-1949)
  71. Moss, Alice Frances (1906-1948)
  72. Locke, Lilian Sophia (1890-1903)
  73. Booth, Mary (1900-1956)
  74. Booth, Angela Elizabeth Josephine (1901-1914, 1914-1954)
  75. Boelke, Grace Fairley (1912-1948)
  76. Bennett, Emily (1914-1941)
  77. MacKinnon, Eleanor Vokes (1903-1936)
  78. Macarthur Onslow, Rosa Sibella (1902-1943)
  79. Allan, Stella May (1907-1939)
  80. Goode, Agnes Knight (1914-1947)
  81. Evans, Ada Emily (1902-1921)
  82. Parker, Florence Mary (1900-1966)
  83. Barrett, Edith Helen (1901-1934)
  84. Waterworth, Edith Alice (1922-1957)
  85. Geach, Portia Swanston (1917-1959)
  86. Gillan, Helen Elizabeth (1927-1955)
  87. Seery, Eva Mary (1904-1937)
  88. Rischbieth, Bessie Mabel (1906-1967)
  89. Beveridge, Ada (1922-1964)
  90. Moore, Eleanor May (1915-1949)
  91. Hooton, Harriet (Ettie) (1908-1960)
  92. Brown, Louisa Alice (1914-1940)
  93. Jones, Edith Emily (1920-1929)
  94. McDonnell, Ethel (1923-1961)
  95. Couchman, Dame Elizabeth May Ramsay (1917-1982)
  96. Cardell-Oliver, Dame Annie Florence Gillies (1912-1956)
  97. Watson, Phebe Naomi (1925-1946)
  98. Scobie, Grace Locke (1920-1957)
  99. Maxwell, May (Maisie) (1910-1934)
  100. Glencross, Eleanor (1911-1928, 1928-1950)
  101. Matthews, Susan May (1913-1935)
  102. Longman, Irene Maud (1911-1964)
  103. Francis, Susan (1920-1946)
  104. Ahern, Elizabeth (Lizzie) (1908-1916, 1908-1916, 1916-1969)
  105. Liddell, Mary Wherry (1917-1967)
  106. John, Cecilia Annie (1900-1921)
  107. Matters, Muriel Lilah (1907-1969, 1910-1911)
  108. Anderson, Selina Sarah (Senie) (1904-1908)
  109. Rutherford, Clara Padbury (1918-1975)
  110. Gates, Minnie May (1928-1966)
  111. Mayo, Helen Mary (1906-1950)
  112. Munro, Grace Emily (1911-1964)
  113. Chapple, Phoebe (1919-1964)
  114. D'Arcy, Dame Constance Elizabeth (1919-1949)
  115. Bailey, Margaret Ann (1916-1955)
  116. Brennan, Anna Teresa (1904-1962)
  117. Octoman, Janette Hannum (1933-1971)
  118. Sterne, Elizabeth Anne Valentine (1909-1973)
  119. Swain, Edith Muriel Maitland (1912-1940)
  120. Holmes, Marion Phoebe (1925-1966)
  121. Board, Ruby Willmet (1920-1960)
  122. Aspinall, Jessie Strahorn (1908-1953)
  123. Bromham, Ada (1920-1934, 1934-1937, 1937-1946, 1946-1947, 1952-1959, 1959-1965)
  124. Miethke, Adelaide Laetitia (1915-1962)
  125. Daley, Jane (Jean) (1914-1947)
  126. Vaughan, Dorothy (1910-1962)
  127. Phillips, Marion (1904-1932)
  128. Evans, Evelyn Paget (1924-1956)
  129. Osborne, Ethel Elizabeth (1910-1938)
  130. Muscio, Florence Mildred (1922-1964)
  131. Davey, Constance Muriel (1924-1954)
  132. Benjamin, Sophia (Zoe) (1905-1924)
  133. Matthias, Elizabeth (Betsy) (1900-1963)
  134. O'Keeffe, Kathleen Clare (1929-1938)
  135. Bage, Anna Frederika (Freda) (1913-1971)
  136. Preston Stanley, Millicent Fanny (1903-1955)
  137. Dale, Marguerite Ludovia (1916-1924)
  138. Littlejohn, Emma Linda Palmer (1920-1949)
  139. Marks, Gladys Hope (1907-1970)
  140. Kiek, Winifred (1920-1959)
  141. McCorkindale, Isabella (Isabel) (1911-1971)
  142. Pankhurst, Adela Constantia (1918-1918, 1928-1943)
  143. Pavy, Emily Dorothea (1906-1967)
  144. Heagney, Muriel Agnes (1900-1974)
  145. Kumm, Frances Gertrude (1930-1966)
  146. Fowler, Elizabeth Lilian (1917-1950)
  147. Dougharty, Helen Elizabeth (Nellie) (1928-1955)
  148. Ryan, Mary Margaret (1920-1968)
  149. Buchanan, Gwynneth Vaughan (1920-1945)
  150. Collisson, Marjorie Chave (1913-1918)
  151. Hain, Gladys Adeline (1920-1962)
  152. Cohen, Rieke (1923-1964)
  153. Woodcock, Lucy Godiva (1924-1968)
  154. Blackburn, Doris Amelia (1913-1970)
  155. Mills, May (1937-1963)
  156. Cooper, Janet Pierson (1917-1961)
  157. Keighley, Erna Laura (1930-1947)
  158. Smith, Bertha Chatto (1945-1970)
  159. Weber, Ivy Lavinia (1934-1976)
  160. Hinder, Eleanor Mary (1924-1956)
  161. Shelley, Cecelia Moore (1932-1968)
  162. Walker, Ellinor Gertrude (1914-1979)
  163. Smith, Addie Viola (1959-1975)
  164. Tenison Woods, Mary Cecil (1935-1971)
  165. Cilento, Phyllis Dorothy (1929-1984)
  166. Brodney, Maria May (1910-1973)
  167. Beveridge, Dorothy Christina (1912-1978)
  168. Williams, Katherine Mary (Kath) (1948-1975)
  169. Booth, Doris Regina (1951-1960)
  170. Marfell, Helena Catherine (1930-1960)
  171. Wedgwood, Dame Ivy Evelyn Annie (1925-1971)
  172. Daly, Jean Mary (1940-1986)
  173. Sherrard, Kathleen Margaret Maria (1928-1975)
  174. Greenwood, Irene Adelaide (1925-1931, 1931-1936, 1936-1948)
  175. Burrow, Kathleen Mary (Kate) (1920-1987)
  176. Cameron, Kathleen Gordon (Kay) (1928-1987)
  177. Skitch, Marie Elizabeth (1941-1970)
  178. Burke, Phyllis Le Cappelaine (1940-1969)
  179. Byles, Marie Beuzeville (1924-1979)
  180. Berry, Dame Alice Miriam (1928-1973)
  181. White, Mary Hyacinthe Petronel (1949-1970)
  182. Anderson, Phyllis Margery (1926-1957)
  183. Norris, Dame Ada May (1935-1985)
  184. Gibson, Gladys Ruth (1938-1972)
  185. Gibbs, Pearl Mary (Gambanyi) (1930-1983)
  186. Cluff, Florence Amy (Flo) (1937-1990)
  187. Simon, Cinderella Jane (1960-1974)
  188. Arnot, Jean Fleming (1930-1970)
  189. Reader, Dame Audrey Tattie (1940-1980)
  190. Bate, Thelma Florence (1945-1984)
  191. Elphick, Gladys (1964-1984)
  192. Duguid, Phyllis Evelyn (1925-1993)
  193. Jarrett, Thelma Eileen (1952-1984)
  194. Guthrie, Bessie Jean (1945-1977)
  195. Puregger, Marjorie Isabel (1936-1980)
  196. Osborne, Doris Margaret (1948-1974)
  197. Davies, Natalia (Nat) (1934-1951)
  198. Underwood, Erica Reid (1945-1990)
  199. Withers, Mary Helen (1927-1932, 1939-1962)
  200. Condon, Doris Catherine (1957-1979)
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