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Herbert John Smith, McNamara

b. 13 November 1875


Herbert John Smith, McNamara, was born on 13 November 1875.1,2 He was adopted on 14 November 1875.1


FatherUnknown Smith
MotherJane Kessey (b. 1859, d. 26 January 1942)
On on 7 July 1879 his surname was legally changed to McNamara.


Herbert John Smith, McNamara, was buried in February 1944 at Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park in Matraville.3


  1. [S390] Inquest - Julia Kessey, The Bathurst Daily Times, 2 Feb 1883.
  2. [S610] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Births, (Registry of BDM).
  3. [S1156] Findagrave, Various, Findagrave (https://www.findagrave.com/).
Last Edited24 January 2020