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1063 articles are tagged with suicide. (Note: A search of the full text of articles for suicide finds 711001 articles)

  • SHIP NEWS. [ tagged as Bridgewater Cape of Good Hope Captain E H Palmer Commander Convict Cove Cox FT Death 1803 Diana England Female convicts free settlers French Republic General Hospital Glatton Hapshire Chronicle heavy ordnance Holland Imogen James Colnett Kable King Island Male convicts potatoes prisoners Rio de Janeiro scurvey Ship Glatton Arrives With Convicts Mar 1803 suicide Suicide 1803 Surprise Underwood Vice-Admiral Sir R Curtis ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 19 March 1803, page 3
    Article 431 words

    On Sunday last anchored in the Cove, His Majesty's Ship Glatton, JAMES COLNETT, Esq. Commander, with Prisoners from England, from whence she failed the 23d of ...
  • JUMPED OFF HARBOUR BRIDGE SYDNEY, January 2. [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1934 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 3 January 1934, page 9
    Article 33 words

    Donald Stewart Sullivan (46), accountant, of Stanmore Road, Petersham, jumped from the Harbour Bridge this evening. He suffered ...
  • LEAP FROM HARBOUR BRIDGE. Despite Five Constables. SYDNEY, January 11. [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1934 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 12 January 1934, page 19
    Article 88 words

    A middle-aged man, whose body has not been recovered, jumped from the Harbour Bridge to-night, although five special constables were patrolling the ...
  • HARBOUR BRIDGE. Two More Suicides. NOW 28 VICTIMS. SYDNEY, August 30. [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1933 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 31 August 1933, page 15
    Article 73 words

    An elderly man and a middle-aged woman were killed when they jumped from the Sydney Harbour Bridge this morning. ...
  • FOUR MILES OF NETTING. Prevent Suicides. SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE. SYDNEY, November 21. Steps are to be taken Immediately by the Government to make the footways on the Sydney Harbour Bridge proof against persons desirous of attempting or commiting suicide. [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1933 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 22 November 1933, page 13
    Article 85 words

    So far the suicides from the bridge total 38. The Government will instruct the Main Roads Board to erect wire netting along the railings as well ...
  • No title [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1934 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 21 February 1934, page 12
    Article ILLUSTRATED 36 words

    To prevent persons from leaping from the Sydney Harbour Bridge a stout netting barrier has been erected to a height of 8ft 9in above the level of the ucdestrians' walks. The barrier has now been comoleted. ...
  • ANOTHER BRIDGE TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1934 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 26 January 1934, page 5
    Article 67 words

    William Baxter Brayson, of Victoria Street, King's Cross, fell from one of the pylons on the northern side of the Sydney Harbour Bridge yesterday, and ...
  • SYDNEY MYSTERY[?] Bridge Tragedy Victim. IDENTITY IN DOUBT. SYDNEY, October 17. Out of a Harbour Bridge tragedy a mystery has developed which may conceivably be incapable of solution. [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1933 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 18 October 1933, page 13
    Article 225 words

    A shattered body which was found below the bridge on the morning of September 24, was identified as that of George Williams (aged 57 ...
  • LEAP FROM BRIDGE. TWO WOMEN IN SYDNEY. SYDNEY, September 6. [ tagged as Suicide Suicide 1933 ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 7 September 1933, page 14
    Article 107 words

    Two women, one of whom has not been identified, threw themselves over the railings of the Sydney Harbour Bridge to-day. Both were killed ...
  • SUICIDE OF PHOTOGRAPHER. [ tagged as Arthur G Levy Eaglehawk photographer - Arthur G Levy shooting Suicide Suicide 1915 ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 25 September 1915, page 18
    Article 123 words

    BENDIGO, Friday.—The dead body of Mr. Arthur G. Levy, a well-known photographer, of Eaglehawk, was found in his workroom on Friday morning. The body ...
  • GERMAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 7 January 1915, page 7
    Article 50 words

    BROKEN HILL, Wednesday.—A White Cliffs messuge says that Henry Wealer, who committed suicide on the Momba Station last week, was a German, 25 ...
  • DOUBLE SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 31 December 1924, page 13
    Article 63 words

    WELLINGTON (N.Z.), Tuesday. — At the inquest concerning the death of Mary McKenzie and Audrew Sands, whose bodies were found in a stream near ...
  • SENSATIONAL SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 12 July 1917, page 6
    Article 68 words

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.£ An unknown middle- aged man committed suicide in a sensational manner at the Gap, Watson's Bay, this evening. He was observed to run ...
  • LABOURER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 30 December 1916, page 7
    Article 51 words

    BROKEN HILL, Friday.—John Bottom, 48, labourer, committed suicide at the Family Hotel, Tibooburra, which is kept by his sister-in-law, on December 11 by shooting himself in the head with ...
  • SUICIDE ATTEMPTED. [ tagged as Attempted suicide Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 12 October 1922, page 9
    Article 38 words

    BRISBANE, Wednesday.—A newly arrived Italian attempted suicide yesterday. placing his head on the rail in front of an approaching train, he received severe injuries. The reason stated was ...
  • HOTELKEEPER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 15 November 1924, page 21
    Article 84 words

    MERBEIN, Friday.— William Henry Ballands, aged 59 years license ot the Ellerslie Hotel, 20 miles from Wentworth, was found in his bar shortly after noon ...
  • OCTOGENARIAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 27 June 1919, page 6
    Article 71 words

    Having cut his throat with a razor, Frederick Muller, aged 89 years, who formerly resided at 89 Ross street, Port Melbourne, resisted endeavours made to save his life. When Constable Lockhart ...
  • MANAGER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 22 September 1915, page 10
    Article 65 words

    BROKEN HILL, Tuesday.—Alfred Roy Gibson, 30 years of age, who took over the management of the Broken Hill business of Elder, Smith, and Company about three ...
  • Suicide Suspected. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 19 May 1925, page 11
    Article 53 words

    WELLINGTON (N.Z.), Monday.—William Speers, aged 45 years, single, who held a small area of land in the Tomoana district, was burnt to death in his ...
  • CARPENTER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 18 September 1917, page 3
    Article 46 words

    James Murdoch, a carpenter, 50 years of age, who attempted to end his life by cutting his throat with a razor at his mother's house, Swan street, Bu[?]nley, on September 6, died in the ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 17 January 1919, page 8
    Article 81 words

    NARRANDERA (N.S.W.), Thursday.— A determined case of suicide occurred this morning. A man named Leonard Hall, aged about 38 years, a pamter, severely cut his ...
  • BOY'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Boinka Murrayville Richard George Hendy shotgun Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 November 1915, page 20
    Article 81 words

    MUURAYVILLE, Friday.—Richard George Hendy, aged 16, was found dead near his father's residence, at Boinka, on Monday A magisterial inquiry was held ...
  • GIRL'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 22 November 1923, page 14
    Article 90 words

    ORBOST, Wednesday.—The coroner (Mr. Bond, P.M.) conducted an inquiry into the death of Elsa Margaret Wehner, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wehner, who have lived in this district for ...
  • MURDER AND SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 24 January 1924, page 10
    Article 30 words

    AUCKLAND (N.Z.), Wednesday.— Robin Wi, a Maori, shot his wife dead at Mercer, and then committed suicide. Jealousy is supposed to hvae been the motive. ...
  • BANK OFFICER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Frederick Charles Harret Shotgun Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 8 May 1916, page 7
    Article 42 words

    PERTH, Sunday.—Frederick Charles Harrett, formerly cashier at the Union Bank of Australia in Perth, was found dead in an outhouse at the rear of the bank ...
  • SUICIDE BY HANGING. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 27 March 1920, page 21
    Article 40 words

    PENSHURST, Friday.—John [?]oore, aged 45. employed as a gardener at Banemore Estate, committed suicide by banging. He was last seen alive on Tuesday. The body was found [?]spended from a [?]m ...
  • Australian Officer's Suicide. [ tagged as Meares Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 30 October 1918, page 9
    Article 57 words

    Lieutenant Douglas Meares, an Australian officer, committed suicide in the Hunter street police station (London). He produced a revolver, put it to-his ear, and ...
  • SUICIDE IN RESERVOIR. [ tagged as Anakie Geelong Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 21 April 1919, page 6
    Article 75 words

    GEELONG, Saturday.—The body of a man named Oswald Burmah, who had been missing from his home at Anakie for some days, was found on Tuesday in a concrete ...
  • SUICIDE BY STRANGULATION. [ tagged as Launceston Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 22 March 1924, page 26
    Article 53 words

    LAUNCESTON (Tas.). Friday.—Henry Pollington, aged 73 years, undertaker, of Launceston, was found dead in his bedroom this morning. He had been strangled by a cord which was around his ...
  • TOURIST ATTEMPTS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Port Moresby Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 16 September 1924, page 6
    Article 59 words

    PORT MORESRY. Monday.—A tourist named Turner, who has been here for a few months, attempted to commit suicide with a revolver on Ela Beach on Sunday morning. The shot ...
  • SUICIDE AT BRIGHT. [ tagged as Bright Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 27 June 1919, page 6
    Article 39 words

    BRIGHT, Thursday.—Joseph Wardman, an invalid pensioner, aged 65 years, committed suicide on Thursday morning, at Harrietville, by discharging a revolver in his mouth. He had been ...
  • SUICIDE BY HANGING. [ tagged as Bahgallah Casterton Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 28 December 1915, page 7
    Article 64 words

    CASTERTON, Monday.—Edward Millard, aged 20 years, whose friends live at Mount Gambier, committed suicide by hanging himself last night at the farm of his ...
  • MINER COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Boulder Dynamite suicide George Stockdale Kalgoorlie Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 16 February 1915, page 8
    Article 71 words

    KALGOORLIE, Saturday.—Early this morning George Stockdale, a miner, aged 48 years, who had resided with his wife and family, at Boulder, committed suicide in a ...
  • YOUNG MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as daniel hall Perth Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 12 July 1915, page 6
    Article 71 words

    PERTH, Saturday.—A young man, Reginald Bettschardt, told an acquaintance, Henry Taylor, on Friday afternoon that he intended to commit suicide. About an hour ...
  • SUFFERING MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Hobart Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 6 April 1923, page 12
    Article 64 words

    HOBART, Thursday.—Arthur Lawrence Barnett, aged 46 years, of New Norfolk, committed suicide yesterday by blowing off the top of his head with a rifle. He had ...
  • YOUNG MOTHER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Castlemaine Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 1 November 1915, page 10
    Article 91 words

    CASTLEMAINE, Saturday.—A young married woman, Mrs. Bothwell, of Bull street, committed suicide on Saturday morning by cutting her throat with a ...
  • FARMER COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Leongatha Mount Eccles Peter Heintz Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 18 June 1921, page 19
    Article 89 words

    LEONGATHA, Friday.—Mr. Peter Heintz, aged 59 years, an old resident of Mount Eecles, committed suicide to-day. He had been staying with relatives[?] after ...
  • BANK MANAGER'S DEATH. [ tagged as Dickson Gell Harry Dickson Gell Perth Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 2 May 1921, page 6
    Article 66 words

    PERTH, Sunday.—Dickson Gell, manager of the West Australian Bank at Ravensthorpe, committed suicide on Friday by shooting himself with a revolver. He left ...
  • SUICIDE ON RAILWAY LINE. [ tagged as Adelaide Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 22 April 1921, page 5
    Detailed lists, results, guides 49 words

  • WIFE SHOT AT. Suicide of Husband. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 9 June 1919, page 8
    Article 78 words

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—News has been received of a tragedy at Orange on Saturday night. A young married woman named Foster was shot by her husband, Sydney ...
  • SUICIDE FOLLOWS ARREST. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 15 April 1919, page 6
    Article 50 words

    SYDNEY, Monday.—A man believed to be W. Bailey was arrested by the Newtown police to-night on a charge of being illegally on premises. As he was being taken along ...
  • PERTH DOMESTIC TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 11 November 1918, page 6
    Article 47 words

    PERTH. Sunday.—Ame[?] Cotton, who was shot on Wednesday by her husband, who tehn committed suicide, died in the public hospital last night from her injuries. ...
  • No title [ tagged as Gawler Suicide ]

    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Wednesday 1 September 1858, page 3
    Article 57 words

    ATTEMPTED SUICIDE.—A poor woman, residing in Gawler, attempted suicide on Monday last, and nearly accomplished her purpose; but Dr. Nugent was immediately in attendance, and succeeded after much ...
  • No title [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Saturday 7 September 1861, page 3
    Article 57 words

    ATTEMPTED SUICIDE.—On Saturday evening last, Mrs. Bell, of Salisbury, attempted suicide by cutting her throat with a razor. She inflicted a severe gash, cuttinir into the trachea, and fears were at first ...
  • ROCKHAMPTON. August 23. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 24 August 1872, page 5
    Article 37 words

    Robert Walker, storekeeper, has been found drowned in the river. He lately failed in business, and is supposed to have committed suicide. He was formerly partner in the firm of ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGED. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 22 November 1915, page 9
    Article 73 words

    Janet Tinning, about 45 years of age, employed as a domestic servant by Mrs. Arthur Jacobs in High street, Windsor, committed suicide on Friday afternoon ...
  • AGED MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Creswick Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 28 December 1915, page 8
    Article 39 words

    CRESWICK, Saturday.—An old man named Hall, of whom but little is known here, took his life at 6 o'clock on Friday morning. He lived in a hut by himself. ...
  • MURDER AND SUICIDE. [ tagged as Alexandra Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 8 March 1916, page 11
    Article 40 words

    ALEXANDRA, Tuesday.—At the adjourned inquest relative to the death of Martin Tasmar and his wife, a verdict was returned that Mrs. Tasmar was wilfully ...
  • Late Yuan Shi-Kai[?] Son Commits Suicide. PEKING, June 7. [ tagged as Peking Suicide Yuan Shikai ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 9 June 1916, page 6
    Article 32 words

    It is reported that a son of the late President Yuan Shi-kai committed suicide" immediately after hearing of his father's death. ...
  • YUAN-SHI-KAI. SUICIDE OF HIS SON. PEKING, June 7. [ tagged as China Peking Suicide Yuan Shikai ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 9 June 1916, page 6
    Article 29 words

    The son of Yuan-Shi-Kai, the late President of China, committed suicide as soon as he heard of his father's death. ...
  • YUAN-SHI-KAI'S SON. HIS LIFE SAVED. PEKING, June 8. [ tagged as Peking Suicide Yuan Shikai ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 10 June 1916, page 8
    Article 33 words

    The doctors have managed to save the life of the son of Yuan-Shi-Kai. who attempted to commit suicide when he heard of his father's death. ...
  • Late Yuan Shih Kai's Son Alive. PEKING, June 8. [ tagged as Peking Suicide Yuan Shikai ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 10 June 1916, page 20
    Article 41 words

    Doctors have saved the life of the son of the late President, Yuan-Shih-Kai, who attempted to commit suicide on hearing of the death of his father. ...
  • MAN COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Brunswick Rifle Suicide William Knight ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 1 January 1915, page 7
    Article 77 words

    William Knight, a printer, of Banks street, Brunswick, was found in his house on December 20 with a bullet wound in his head and a rifle beside him. He died in the ...
  • SALESMAN COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Charles McGregor McBean Collingwood Suicide Throat cut ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 6 January 1915, page 6
    Article 60 words

    A verdict of suicide, with evidence of mental depression, was recorded by the coroner (Dr. Cole) yesterday when inquiring into the death of Charles McGregor ...
  • RUSSIAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 7 January 1915, page 7
    Article 63 words

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday.—The acting city coroner to-day conducted an inquiry into the death of Henry Lipson, a Russian Jew, who arrived in this State a few ...
  • LUNATIC WITH RIFLE. Commits Suicide. [ tagged as Claremont Lunatic Asylum Perth Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 3 January 1918, page 8
    Article 78 words

    PERTH, Wednesday.—A half-cas[?], William Shaw, escaped from the Claremont Lunatic Asylum in his shirt on Monday night. He went to the rifle range, and ...
  • BOOKKEEPER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Perth Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 5 August 1918, page 4
    Article 49 words

    PERTH, Sunday.—On Friday afternoon Herbert Chesterfield, a bookkeeper, out of employment, was observed by two men to place himself across the railway line at the ...
  • SUICIDE FOLLOWS DEPRESSION. [ tagged as Arthur George Wackford Returned soldier Studley Park Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 27 September 1918, page 4
    Article 91 words

    A verdict of death by his own act was returned by the city coroner (Dr. Cole) at the inquest at the Morgue yesterday into the death of Arthur George Wackford, a returned soldier, 30 years ...
  • THROAT CUT Old Man's Suicide SYDNEY, Sunday. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 6 August 1928, page 1
    Article 47 words

    Thomas William Spring, aged 65, of Burwood; was found at his residence to-day, with blood pouring from a gash in his throat[?] while the art[?]ri[?]s ...
  • Charters Towers. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] September 18. [ tagged as Charters Towers John Shaffert strychnine suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 20 September 1880, page 3
    Article 19 words

    A man named John Shaffert committed suicide yesterday by taking strychnine. ...
  • SUICIDE IN HOTEL BEDROOM. [ tagged as Launceston returned soldier suicide Suicide 1924 ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 17 November 1924, page 12
    Article 48 words

    [?] NCEESTON (Tas) Sunday—The afternoon sydney philp Davis a barder, aged 35 years committed suicide by hanging himself in his bedroom at the Sydney Hotel, Launeston ...
  • SUICIDE BY HANGING. [ tagged as suicide Wagga ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 19 April 1915, page 11
    Article 57 words

    WAGGA (N.S.W.), Thursday.—John Mason, aged 60 years, committed suicide by hanging himself in a stable at Lake Albert. Mason was employed as caretaker of the ...
  • YOUNG WOMAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide Wonthaggi ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 23 March 1915, page 8
    Article 51 words

    WONTHAGGI, Monday.—Mr. F. J. Bird, J.P., deputy coroner, held an inquiry on Saturday afternoon into the death of the young woman Ethel Singleton, whose body ...
  • VERDICT OF SUICIDE. [ tagged as Cut throat Echuca suicide Walter Kenneth Santilla ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 9 January 1925, page 10
    Article 56 words

    ECHUCA, Thursday.—The adjourned in quest into the death of Walter Kenneth Santilla, who was found in a wheat pad dock on December 12 with his throat cut, ...
  • SUICIDE IN PAPUA. [ tagged as Port Moresby suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 17 March 1925, page 9
    Article 50 words

    PORT MORESBY (Papua), Monday. —Captain Motinashed, who was in charge of the native labour employed by Messrs. G.A. Loudon and Co., shot himself on the verandah of the company's ...
  • MURDER AND SUICIDE. [ tagged as murder suicide Wellington ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 28 May 1925, page 16
    Article 61 words

    WELLINGTON (N.Z.), Wednesday— At an inquest to-day into the deaths of Olive Rutherford and Phillp Hudson. the corner veturned a verdiet that Hudson ...
  • FARMER'S SUICIDE AUCKLAND, Thursday. [ tagged as Auckland Federal Capital Press suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 24 August 1928, page 4
    Article 83 words

    Victor Clarke, aged 35, a farmer, jumping on his horse, said to his wife, "This is the last time you'll see me alive," and then galloped away. Two ...
  • SUICIDE AT CARLTON. [ tagged as Carlton fruiterer suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 29 March 1915, page 11
    Article 84 words

    John Francis Stringer, who carried on business as a fruiterer in Faraday street. Carlton, was found dead on Sunday. At about a quarter to 7 o'clock in the evening ...
  • SUPPOSED CASE OF SUICIDE. [ tagged as Albury suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 15 December 1915, page 9
    Article 97 words

    ALBURY, Tuesdasy.—Ernest John Wane, who was employed in Albury as a chauffeur, was found dead this afternoon with a bullet wound in his head. The circumstances point ...
  • OLD MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Goulburn Mooroopna poisoning suicide William Collins ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 19 February 1915, page 8
    Article 74 words

    MOOROOPNA, Thursday.—An old man named William Collins was found in a dying condition in his tent on the banks of the Goulburn. Brought to the Mooroopna ...
  • SHOPKEEPER'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 30 December 1930, page 1
    Article 46 words

    A. A. Mackina, proprietor of a millinery establishment in Georgo Street, was found hanging in the doorway of his office to-day. ...
  • GIRL'S SUICIDE NRWOASTLE, Tuesday. [ tagged as poison suicide Taree ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 1 October 1930, page 1
    Article 51 words

    After inquiry into the death of a 20-year-old girl near. Taree rocontty, detectives came to the conclusion she, took poison.so that nobody would ...
  • CO-RESPONDENT'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as James Partridge suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 28 April 1916, page 9
    Article 97 words

    SYDNEY, Thursday.—A coroner's in quest was held to-day concerning the death of James Partridge, aged 22 years, groom, of Raymond Terrace, who cut his throat in a ...
  • PATHETIC END Suicide On Wife's Grave FIND IN ROOKWOOD CEMETERY SYDNEY, Sunday. [ tagged as grave Rookwood Cemetery suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 28 April 1930, page 1
    Article 124 words

    When walking through the Rookwood Cemetery this afternoon a woman [?]spied a man lying across a grave. On closer examination she found the ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Perth Gazette and Western Australian Journal (WA : 1833 - 1847) Saturday 3 August 1844, page 3
    Article 901 words

    Two shocking acts of self-destruction have been p[?]rpetrated within the last week. On Sunday morning, about 8 o'clock, Mrs. Lamb, of Fremantle, destroyed herself by ...
  • FAITHFUL DOG'S SUICIDE [ tagged as animal accident dog dog suicide suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 18 August 1930, page 2
    Article 117 words

    The story of a dog in Germany which was so devoted to its master that when he was killed it committed suicide is quoted in the Frankfurter ...
  • YOUNG MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 10 March 1921, page 10
    Article 124 words

    "That's right; keep back as much as you can," said the deputy coroner (Mr. A. Phillips) yesterday to George Sylvanus Newport, of New South Wales, who was giving evidence at an inquest ...
  • SICK MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as James Blundell Hungtingdon Poison suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 20 September 1923, page 14
    Article 98 words

    PERTH, Wednesday.—James Blundell Huntingdon, aged 58 years, a teacher of singing, committed suicide at an early hour this morning by taking poison. He left a note stating that as he ...
  • PRISONER'S STRANGE SUICIDE. [ tagged as hanging New Zealand Porirua Mental Hospital suicide Wellington ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 17 November 1925, page 9
    Article 105 words

    WELLINGTON (N.Z.) Monday.—An extraordinary suicide is reported from Wellington goal. William Hayden, while handcuffed and in a straitjacket, in some ...
  • SUICIDE. BY SHOOTING. [ tagged as Seppeltsfield shooting suicide Wilhelm Kreahe ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 6 January 1915, page 6
    Article 70 words

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday. — Wilhelm Kreahe, who had been in indifferent health for a long time, took his life at Seppeltsfield to-day, apparentlv by shooting ...
  • No title [ tagged as suicide ]

    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Saturday 25 August 1860, page 2
    Article 72 words

    MELANCHOLY SUICIDE.—On Friday, evening between 8 and 10 o'clock, Mrs. Gors, wife of the landlord of the Black Eagle public-house, Hindmarshsquare, committed suicide by taking the enormous ...
  • FOUND HANGING FROM TREE. [ tagged as hanging suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 27 June 1921, page 10
    Article 51 words

    SKIPTON, Friday.—The body of John Cairns, single, aged 35 years, son of Mr. Robert Cairns, Skipton, was found hanging from a tree near the cemetory. He had been in ill-health for some time. ...
  • MAN FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as hanging suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 17 April 1923, page 9
    Article 50 words

    HOBART, Monday.—Tasman Betprett, aged 48 years, orchardist, of Geeveston, was to-day found hanging from the bough of a tree in his orcliard. He had been suffering ...
  • Suicide After Breakdown. MELBOURNE, Monday. [ tagged as hanging nervous breakdown suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 5 February 1929, page 1
    Article 62 words

    The body of K. Elmer, 29, was found hanging from a tree in his back yard at Seymour this morning. Elmer had a nervous breakdown while watching the ...
  • SCHOOLBOYS SUICIDE SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as Crow's Nest Technical School hanging John Edward Smithers suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 21 October 1936, page 4
    Article 82 words

    John Edward Smithers, 14, was found hanging from a beam in a shed in the rear of his home at North Sydney late last night. The police believe ...
  • HUSBAND'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Balmain Hanged hanging John Ross suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 10 February 1931, page 2
    Article 79 words

    When Mrs. Ross of Balmain returned to her home last night from a picnic she found her husband. John Ross, 57, wharf labourer dead, hanging ...
  • GEELONG AND DISTRICT. [ tagged as drowning suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 5 January 1915, page 6
    Article 149 words

    Sarah McEachren, widow, 51 years of age, committed suicide by drowning herself in the Barwon River on Monday afternoon. Mrs. McEachren was during the morning at the City Court on a ...
  • TOOLERN VALE TRAGEDY DESERTER'S TERRIBLE CRIME GIRL SHOT ON ROAD. MURDERER'S STRANGE LETTER. [ tagged as murder shooting suicide Toolern Vale ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 4 January 1915, page 8
    Article 1166 words

    Certain facts were elicited at the inquest held by the city coroner (Dr. Cole) at the Melton Courthouse on Saturday, concerning the double tragedy at Toolern Vale on ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. [ tagged as drowning suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 9 January 1915, page 16
    Article 209 words

    BALLARAT, Friday.—Meagre details received on Thursday night of a drowning case near Reid's Crossing made it appear that the eight-year-old son of Mr. R. ...
  • ATTACKS ON WOMEN. SUICIDE OF ASSAILANT. SOUTH MELBOURNE TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Isabella Lawson John Ross Allan shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 19 January 1915, page 5
    Article 318 words

    On January 11 John Ross Allan in attempted to kill his boarding-house keeper, Mrs. isabella Lawson, of 239 Grant street, South Melbourne, and shot himself fatally. The ...
  • TRAGEDY OF JEALOUSLY. WOMAN SHOT BY LODGER. SUICIDE OF ASSAILANT. [ tagged as Isabella Lawson John Ross Allan shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 12 January 1915, page 5
    Article 866 words

    Violent quarters between at widow named Isabell Lawson, 46 years of age, resideing at 239 Grant street, South Melbourne, and her lodger, John Ross Allan, a wharf ...
  • YOUNG WOMAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Maldon poison suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 27 January 1915, page 10
    Article 276 words

    MALDON, Tuesday.—At. South Maldon this afternoon a young woman named Ela[?]e Goodwin, who had been staying with friends for a few weeks, took her own life. She ...
  • SUICIDE BY DYNAMITE CAP. [ tagged as Black Swamp suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 27 January 1915, page 10
    Article 151 words

    STAWELL, Tuesday.—A determined case of suicide was discovered this morning at Black Swamp, neat Stawell. Angus C. McClean, a single man, about 30 years of ...
  • SUICIDE IN HOSPITAL. [ tagged as Alfred Hospital blacksmith John Whitlock suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 3 February 1915, page 10
    Article 102 words

    Following a visit from his wife and daughter yesterday afternoon, John Whitlock, 51 years of age, a patient at the Alfred Hospital, cut his throat with a razor, and ...
  • SUICIDE IN HOSPITAL. [ tagged as Alfred Hospital blacksmith John Whitlock suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 12 February 1915, page 9
    Article 205 words

    An inquiry was held at the Morgue yesterday by Dr. Cole, P.M., with regard to the death on February 2 of a patient at the Alfred Hospital, named John ...
  • MAN DECAPITATED. SUICIDE ON RAILWAY. [ tagged as decapitation suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 17 February 1915, page 5
    Article 101 words

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—A sensational incident occurred near the Adelaide gaol early this morning. A man who was apparently waiting for several engines to pass ...
  • FEED TRICES INDUCK SUICIDE. [ tagged as David Alyston Brown shooting suicide Wehla ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 15 February 1915, page 10
    Article 113 words

    DUNOLLY, Saturday.—An inquiry was held this afternoon by Mr. W. J. Parker on the death of David Alyston Brown. J. Smith said that he had visited the deceased ...
  • JEWELLER SHOOTS HIMSELF. [ tagged as shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 3 March 1915, page 10
    Article 53 words

    LAUNCESTON, Tuesday.—John Piper, jeweller, aged 66 years, of No. 6 the Quadrant, committed suicide this morning by shooting himself in the mouth with a ...
  • CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES LABOURER ATTEMPTS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Melbourne Hospital suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 8 March 1915, page 11
    Article 71 words

    Depressed through being out of employment, Harry Hutton, 38 years of age, labourer, of 385 park street, South Melbourne, cut his throat early on Saturday morning. ...
  • SUICIDE OF BUILDER. [ tagged as hanging shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 19 March 1915, page 9
    Article 104 words

    An inquiry was held at the Morgue on Thursday by Dr. Cole, P.M., coroner, with regard to the death of Charles Edward Miller, a builder, 58 years of age, whose ...
  • COUNTRY NEWS. BALLARAT AND DISTRICT. [ tagged as hoax hoax suicide South Street Society suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 27 March 1915, page 18
    Article 159 words

    Constable Youdan, of Scarsdale, on Friday reported that Peter Stucklik, a miner, had found on the bank of a dam from which he was drawing water a letter bearing the signature "B. Wills," ...
  • SUICIDE OF A FARMER. [ tagged as Dookie shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 29 March 1915, page 10
    Article 58 words

    DOOKIE, Saturday.—Walter Prideaux, a farmer in the Katandra district, committed suicide by shooting himself with a breechloading gun on Friday. At the inquest ...
  • SUICIDE. AT. YANAC. [ tagged as shooting suicide Yanac ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 27 March 1915, page 18
    Article 114 words

    NHILL. Friday.—At Yanae yesterday, James Mayes, mail contractor between Nhill and Broughton, blew his brains out with a single-barrelled shotgun. Mayes took mails ...
  • INSOMNIA LEADS TO SUICIDE. [ tagged as Buckland suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 16 November 1915, page 8
    Article 96 words

    BRIGHT, Monday.[?]At Buckland last night, Mrs. Charles Hayhoe, wife of a dredge hand, employed in the district, committed suicide by cutting her throat with ...
  • DARWIN LIQUOR STORE. Former Manager's Body Fonnd. [ tagged as Darwin suicide Thomas Close ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 21 January 1920, page 16
    Article 105 words

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—A renewed search was made this morning by Constable Sheridan, black trackers, and members of the Northern Territory mounted patrol, ...
  • DEPRESSED WITNESS'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Darwin suicide Thomas Close ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 22 January 1920, page 8
    Article 96 words

    DARWIN (N.T.), Wednesday.—The circumstances of the death of Thomas Close, late manager of the State liquor store, were inquired into this afternoon by Major ...
  • German Grand Duke's Suicide [ tagged as Grand Duke Adolf Friedrich VI Mecklenburg-Strelitz suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 27 February 1918, page 7
    Article 72 words

    The body of the Grand Duke of Meeklenburg-Strelitz has been found in a Pond on his estate with a gunsho[?] wound in it. The first suspicion that suicide was the ...
  • Grand Duke's Death. Was It Murder? [ tagged as Grand Duke Adolf Fredrich VI Mecklenburg-Strelitz suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 8 March 1918, page 7
    Article 86 words

    The official explanation of the death of the Grand Duke Adolf Fredrich of Mecklenbourg Strelitz, who was found shot in a pond on his estate, is that he committed ...
  • YOUNG WOMAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as drowning suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 4 September 1925, page 7
    Article 136 words

    The body of Constance Pelham, aged 26 years, telephone attendant, of Victoria street, Fitzroy, was recovered from the River Yarra by Constable J. Watling on August 30. The city coroner (Mr. ...
  • SUICIDE BY SHOOTING. [ tagged as Benjamin Eagle shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 31 October 1925, page 27
    Article 130 words

    CASTLEMEANE, Friday.—The dead body of Benjamin Eagie, aged 44 years, was found in [?] paddock near his residence, at Rarcourt, yesterday, with a gunshot wound in the head and a ...
  • SUICIDE BY POISON. [ tagged as Celia May Selman poison strychnine suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 5 November 1925, page 17
    Article 97 words

    An inquest was held at the morgue on Wednesday into the death of Celia May Seiman, aged 33 years, married, of George street, Fitzory, which took place on November 1 from stryclmine ...
  • YOUTH'S DEATH Mother Heard Shot Fired SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Robert John Christensen shooting suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 2 March 1939, page 2
    Article 143 words

    A few minutes before he was to have been taken to a doctor by his mother for examination, Robert John Christensen, 16 years, of Belmore, ...
  • SUICIDE Girl Takes Poison RESENTED MOTHER'S REBUKE BATHURST, Thursday. [ tagged as poison strychnine suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 10 December 1937, page 5
    Article 128 words

    A fifteen-year-old flirl, Betty Bonham, poisoned herself after her mother had rebuked her for keeping late hours. ...
  • DOUBLE TRAGEDY MURDER AND SUICIDE SUSPECTED Bodies of Two Men Found NEWCASTLE, Sunday. [ tagged as Kenneth Brandel murder shooting suicide William Ivan Woodward ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 11 October 1937, page 1
    Article 235 words

    The body of Kenneth Brandel, 53, of Topi Topi, near Forster, was found yesterday in a rowing boat in the Wallingat River. ...
  • DOUBLE TRAGEDY TWO MEN SHOT Verdict of Murder and Suicide BULAHDELAH, Wednesday. [ tagged as murder shooting suicide Thomas George Bramble William Ivan Woodward ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 14 October 1937, page 5
    Article 599 words

    The inquest was opened to-day concerning the death of Thomas George Bramble, 51, and William Ivan Woodward, 57, who it is alleged, lost their ...
  • WOMAN'S SUICIDE Strappet to Gas Stove SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as gassing suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 21 July 1937, page 3
    Article 124 words

    When a sixteen year old girl returned to her home at Campsie yesterday afternoon, she found the door locked. ...
  • GUNDAGAI TRAGEDY GUNDAGAI, Wednesday. [ tagged as Dorothy Small Gundagai murder shooting suicide Walter Charles Small ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 29 April 1937, page 4
    Article 211 words

    Letters written by Walter Charles Small disposing of his property after he had shot his wife dead, were read to-day at the inquest ...
  • DOUBLE TRAGEDY HUSBAND'S SUICIDE Dead Wife Locked in House GUNDAGAI, Wednesday. [ tagged as Gundagai shooting suicide Walter Charles Small ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 22 April 1937, page 5
    Article 209 words

    After shooting his wife dead at their home to-day Walter Charles Small, 42, barricaded the doors to the room and drove into the town ...
  • SUICIDE PACT Two Bodies Found in Car MELBOURNE, Tuesday. [ tagged as Albert Seymour shooting suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 14 April 1937, page 3
    Article 163 words

    The bodies of a man and a woman were found to-day in a new sedan car on Frankston-Hastings road, and it is believed they died after entering ...
  • MURDERED CHILDREN Accident Preyed On Father's Mind MELBOURNE, Thursday. [ tagged as Charles McGuire murder poison suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 8 January 1937, page 4
    Article 120 words

    How an accident made a man believei he suffered from an incurable disease and finally led him to kill himself and two children, was related ...
  • HEAD BLOWN OFF Suicide Near Wollongong WOLLONGONG Tuesday, [ tagged as suicide Wollongong NSW ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 27 May 1931, page 2
    Article 55 words

    The body of a man with his head blown off was found on the banks of a creek at Figtree this afternoon. it is, believed that the man placed a charge ...
  • SUICIDE BY DROWNING. [ tagged as Annie Sarah Shanning drowning Elsternwick suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 25 March 1925, page 9
    Article 99 words

    After she —went to bed on March 16, Annie Sarah Shannon, aged 41 years, of Murray street. Elsternwick, wia not seen again by her hushand or lamily until her body was idetified at the ...
  • To the Editor of the Sydney Gazette. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 23 July 1839, page 3
    Article 88 words

    SIR, I will thank you to contradict the insertion of a paragraph in this day's Gazette, headed — Hanging, wherein it is ...
  • WIDOW'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Ada Broome-Weden Gassed King's Cross suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 23 March 1939, page 2
    Article 54 words

    Mrs. Ada Broome-Weden, 64, who was found in a gas-fllled room at King's Cross[?] last night with a gas tube [?] her mouth, was stated by ...
  • "PYJAMA" MURDER Inquiries in Albury Deaths MELBOURNE, Friday. [ tagged as murder suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 18 March 1939, page 4
    Article 74 words

    A Victorian detective joined Detective Wilson of Sydney at Walwa to-day to continue investigations into the circumstances surrounding ...
  • SUFFOCATED BY CHAIN SYDNEY, Friday. [ tagged as John Johnstone Mason suffocation suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 11 March 1939, page 4
    Article 80 words

    Whether John Johnstone Mason, 50, met his death accidentally or committed suicide is the problem confronting the police. ...
  • SUICIDE OF YOUTH SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Robert John Christensen suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 9 March 1939, page 6
    Article 77 words

    A verdict of suicide was returned by the Parramatta District Coroner at the inquest to-day into the death of Robert John Christensen, 16[?] of ...
  • KNOCKED DOWN BY CAR. [ tagged as hit by car suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 6 March 1939, page 1
    Article 53 words

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—Arthur McDonald, 48, of Leichhardt, was knocked down by a car in Parramatta Road tonight and critically injured. ...
  • MAN'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 6 December 1938, page 4
    Article 50 words

    A man whose identity has not yet been established was decapitated when an explosion of gelignite occurred early this morning. The body ...
  • GIRL'S SUICIDE PERTH, Wednesday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 3 November 1938, page 3
    Article 66 words

    Marcelle Isabelle Mary Bicknell, 20, after having an argument with Frank Wilson Read, threw herself under a train and was cut to pieces. ...
  • SUICIDE BLINDED BY SHOT SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as Bryce Gilbert Scott shooting suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 22 June 1938, page 5
    Article 70 words

    Evidence was given at the inquest today into the death of Bryce Gilbert Scott, aged 36, who after shooting himself in the head with a ...
  • WOMAN'S SUICIDE AT NEWCASTLE [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 31 May 1938, page 1
    Article 50 words

    NEWCASTLE, Monday.—The body of a woman, well dressed, was found in a swamp at South Newcastle to-day. The police believe that she ...
  • POISONING MYSTERY. SYDNEY, Friday. [ tagged as poisoning suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 7 May 1938, page 2
    Article 68 words

    The City Coroner was unable to unravel the mystery surrounding the death of a mother and her three-yearold daughter, who died at Forbes on ...
  • MOTHERS SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 26 February 1935, page 2
    Article 92 words

    Five weeks after the birth of baby, Mrs. Gladys Elizabeth McGregor, 29, of Rosebery, became obsessed with a fear that she would not be able ...
  • POSTMISTRESS'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Cottesloe Beach Ethel Jones Moora poisoning strychnine suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 28 October 1915, page 5
    Article 115 words

    PERTH, Wednesday.—An inquest concerning the death of the Cottesloe Beach postmistress, Ethel Jones, who was found dead at the office on October 18, was held ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. [ tagged as shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 10 February 1916, page 8
    Article 199 words

    BALLARAT, Wednesday. — Frederick Williams, aged 25 years, committed suicide in a determined manner to-day, Mr. C. Walker, J.P., who subsequently inquired ...
  • LABOURER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Colac shooting suicide Swan Marsh William Trewin ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 4 September 1916, page 8
    Article 112 words

    COLAC, Sunday. — William Trewin, a farm labourer, employed by Mrs. Sexton, of Swan Marsh, was found dead late on friday night with the top of his head blown off. A double-barrelled gun ...
  • INVALID'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as poisoning suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 12 July 1923, page 7
    Article 117 words

    An Inquiry into the death of George Edward Dennis, labourer, of Cecil street, South Melbourne, which occurred on June 28, was conducted yesterday by the city coroner (Dr. R. H. ...
  • WIFE'S SUICIDE SYDNEY Tuesday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 14 March 1934, page 2
    Article 114 words

    At the inquest held to-day concerning the death 'of Mrs. Lucy Ponting, aged 28, the husband gave evidence that he had not seen his wife for ...
  • ENGINE-DRIVER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 31 March 1915, page 10
    Article 111 words

    NARRANDERA (N.S.W.), Tuesday.— The coroner (Mr. T. H. Elwin) concluded an inquiry to day into the circumstances surrounding a case of suicide. On Sunday ...
  • PENSIONER'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 15 May 1934, page 2
    Article 101 words

    A verdict of suicide while of unsound mind was returned by the City Coroner to-day at the conclusion of the inquest into the death of Archibald ...
  • DETECTIVE'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 4 September 1934, page 4
    Article 103 words

    The City Coroner to-day returned a verdict of suicide while in a state of mental depression after the inquest on Thomas Malone, 67, a racecourse ...
  • WOMAN'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 9 January 1935, page 4
    Article 103 words

    At the inquest to-day concerning the death of Mrs. Marie Josephine Rae, evidence was given that the deceased returned to her flat in which ...
  • Director's Suicide SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Albert Arthur Armstrong suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 29 October 1935, page 1
    Article 106 words

    The inquest concerning the death of Albert Arthur Armstrong, 67, a company director was held to-day. The widow said her husband owned, ...
  • YOUNG MAN'S SUICIDE Three Girls Shot At Dance Hall MELBOURNE, Sunday. [ tagged as shooting suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 31 October 1938, page 4
    Article 114 words

    Threats by a[?] youthful railway porter to continue his acquaintance with a former girl culminated last night when the youth, Gordon Harp, ...
  • DENTIST FOUND DROWNED. Hands Tied With Weighted Rope. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 16 March 1920, page 8
    Article 117 words

    The body of Frank Meeten Bradshaw, aged 32 years, dentist, was found in the Yarra River at Hawthorn by the Hawthorn police yesterday in circumstances indicating ...
  • FIRE FOLLOWS SUICIDE. [ tagged as John Fauls Mitiamo shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 9 August 1916, page 7
    Article 191 words

    MITIAMO, Tuesday.—The adjourned Inquest louching the death of John Fauls, whose charred body was found in the debris of his house, which was destroyed by fire on July 27, was concluded ...
  • FIRE, THEN SUICIDE BRISBANE, Friday. [ tagged as fire suicide Tinpana ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 17 March 1928, page 1
    Article 37 words

    The home of Mrs. Burrow, of Tinpana, was severely damaged by the yesterday. Subsequently Mrs. Burrow was found in a paddock with he[?] ...
  • WOMAN SET HERSELF ON FIRE WELLINGTON, Friday. [ tagged as Nora Teau suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 6 June 1942, page 4
    Article 35 words

    Nora Teau, a young Maori women, committed suicide at Tekato, near Whakatane, by setting fire to herself after saturating her clothing with ...
  • DOMESTIC TRAGEDY. WIFE SHOT BY HUSBAND. ASSAILANT COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Joseph Sweeney suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 21 January 1915, page 8
    Article 83 words

    A tragedy occurred at Ascotvale at a late hour last night, when Joseph E. Sweeney, of 161 St. Leonards street, Ascotvale, shot at this wife, wounding her, and them shot ...
  • MURDER AND SUICIDE Wednesday. [ tagged as murder suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 8 January 1953, page 4
    Article 146 words

    A man cut his wife's throat with a carving knife, then committed suicide by cutting his own throat in a ...
  • MURDER AND SUICIDE SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as John Allen Crawley murder suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 30 October 1947, page 6
    Article 83 words

    At an inquiry at Campsie to-day the Coroner (Mr. J. H. Wright) found that John Allen Crawley had murdered his wife and four children and ...
  • SUICIDE ON WIFE'S GRAVE SYDNEY, Thursday. [ tagged as Ernest Albert McIlveen Rookwood Cemetery shooting suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 7 January 1938, page 2
    Article 77 words

    The Parramatta District Coroner (Mr. G. R. Williams) to-day returned a verdict of suicide at the conclusion of an inquiry into the death of Ernest ...
  • Melbourne. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] November 10. [ tagged as Anne Jones David Gaunson Flemington Glenrowan Hotel Glenrowan Inn Ned Kelly suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 11 November 1880, page 2
    Article 212 words

    A diabolical attempt to wreck a train near the Lancefield-road station was discovered last nigh. An iron sleeper had been placed across the rails, and a train full of people, which passed a shor ...
  • BODY IN CREEK BENDIGO MYSTERY UNRAVELLED Murder and Suicide MELBOURNE, Thursday. [ tagged as fire James Pattison murder suicide William Griffenhagen ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 10 November 1933, page 3
    Article 130 words

    The police recovered the, body of James Pattison, 67, from a creek hear his hut at Bendigo yesterday. It was weighed down by a stone which was ...
  • SUICIDE PACT Frustrated By Storm MELBOURNE, Tuesday. [ tagged as arsenic Heathcote Mary Esther Wilson poisoning Robert Clausen suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 1 November 1933, page 3
    Article 149 words

    How a storm caused a woman to postpone committing suicide wals told to the coroner to-day at the inquest of Robert Clausen, a rabbi[?] trapper ...
  • WOMAN'S SUICIDE i ragic Discovery by Husband MELBOURNE, Tuesday. [ tagged as Ida Gunning Joseph Edward Gunning suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 15 January 1936, page 3
    Article 126 words

    A tragic discovery was made by Constable Thornton early this morning when, with the intention of delivering a message to her husband, ...
  • ASHES MYSTERY YOUNG MAN DISAPPEARS After Confession of Murder SUICIDE AT SWAN HILL MELBOURNE, Monday. [ tagged as James Pattison suicide William Griffenhagen ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 24 October 1933, page 3
    Article 238 words

    The identity of a man whose charred ramains were found in the ashes of a hut near Bendigo has become one of the deepest mysteries for years. ...
  • I AM WANTED FOR MURDER. Man's Queer Conduct. DROWNS HIMSELF IN RIVER. MELBOURNE, October 23. The strange behaviour of a man at Swan Hill on Saturday has caused the Bendigo police to investigate whether he was connected with the hut-burning: trapedy at Strathfieldsaye a fortnight ago. [ tagged as drowning James Pattison murder Strathfieldsaye suicide Swan Hill William August Griffenhagen ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Tuesday 24 October 1933, page 13
    Article 216 words

    A man called at the Swan Hill Police Station and said to the wife of the senior constable: "lam a wanted man. I am wanted for murder." ...
  • JUMP DOWN SHAFT. [ tagged as mine fall suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 8 November 1915, page 13
    Article 212 words

    BALLARAT, Sunday.—Mrs. Kelina Agnes Bottill, 40 years of age, who was residing with relatives at Upper California Gully, committed suicide on Saturday by ...
  • FARM TRAGEDY INQUEST OPENED PATHETIC SCENES MELBOURNE, Friday. [ tagged as fire Hannah Walker Ida Millicent Manning John Walker murder suicide William Charles Manning ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 21 July 1928, page 4
    Article 168 words

    The inquest was held at Junorton today concerning the death of Jorn Walker, his wife. Hannah Walker, William Charles Manning, 28 and his wife ...
  • Sydney, SITTING MAGISTRATE—A. RILEY, Esq. Assize of Bread for the ensuing Week—9½d. [ tagged as 40th Regiment Alfred Thrupp re forged bills Bignell James Corporal cart accident Death 1815 Drowning Drowning 1815 Dunstan Mrs Mrs Dunstan of Windsor Suicide (2) Suicide 1815 ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 8 July 1815, page 2
    Article 2097 words

    A[?]erage price of articles on Friday the 30th June: Wheat 17s.5½d. per bushel; oats 6s. per do. maize 7s. 6d. per do. potatoes 19s per cwt. fowls 6s. per couple; eggs 3s. per dozen; butter 7s. per lb. ...
  • Sydney. SITTING MAGISTRATE—R. BROOKS, Esq. Assize of Bread, the Loaf of 2lbs. 5¼d. [ tagged as Death 1818 Suicide Suicide 1818 Taylor, Robert ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 19 September 1818, page 3
    Article 1282 words

    Average Prices of Articles at yesterday's market:— Wheat 8s. 7d. per bushel; maize 3s. 9d. per ditto; potatoes 9s. per cwt; eggs 1s. ½d. per dozen; butter 2s. 9d. per lb. and fowls 3s. 6d. per couple. ...
  • Sydney. Assize of Bread, the Loaf of Two Pounds, 5¾d. [ tagged as Death 1819 Suicide Suicide 1819 ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 2 October 1819, page 3
    Article 2593 words

    Average Prices of Articles at yesterday's market:— Wheat 9s. per bushel; maize 5s. 6d. per do; potatoes, 10s. per cwt; eggs 1s. 3d. per dozen; butter 3s. per lb. fowls 4s. 6d. per couple. ...
  • MELBOURNE MURDERS Police Expect Early Arrest MELBOURNE, Thursday. [ tagged as murder suicide Victor Andrew Kelly ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 22 May 1942, page 3
    Article 181 words

    Sensational developments are expected to follow the fact that the police, who are investigating the crime, have received important information ...
  • YARRA SUICIDE MELBOURNE, Wednesday. [ tagged as Drowned Hawthorn Mrs C Gilbert suicide Yarra river ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 11 March 1937, page 2
    Article 37 words

    Mrs. C. Gilbert, a middle [?] woman, who resided at Hawthorn, jumped 40 feet from a [?] at the Hawthorn Bridge over the Yarrra ...
  • SUPPOSED SUICIDE. [ tagged as James Scott shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 17 January 1917, page 11
    Article 135 words

    KYNETON, Tuesday.—The dead body of James Scott, aged 54, farm labourer, was found this morning by Mr. Beer in a hut in Mos. Joe Glenn's property, on the Tylden road. All the evidence ...
  • ANZAC'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Harry Dickens Swift shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 8 April 1919, page 5
    Article 137 words

    WANGARATTA, Monday.—Hary Dickens Swift, aged 4[?] who served in the Boer way and returned to Victoria in November last among a bacth of original Anzacs on 60 days' leave, committeed ...
  • VERDICT IN DOUBLE TRAGEDY MELBOURNE,Thursday. [ tagged as Jessie Trigg John McLean suicide Warranbool ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 18 September 1936, page 2
    Article 61 words

    At the conclusion of the deaths of Warrant-OffiCer John McLean and Jessie Trigg, 36, the Warranbool Deputy Coroner Mr.Swan, to-day ...
  • PECULIAR CASE OF SUICIDE. SYDNEY, May 24. [ tagged as Alexander EVERETT Death 1899 Everett Family Suicide Suicide 1899 ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 26 May 1899, page 5
    Article 90 words

    Alexander Everett, a native of Albury, committed suicide under peculiar circumstances yesterday. He was in the company of his sister last night, when he cut ...
  • TRAGEDY AT MITIAMO. FARMER SHOT AND BURNED. Suicide Suspected. [ tagged as fire John Falls Mitiamo (2) shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 1 August 1916, page 10
    Article 770 words

    MITIAMO, Monday.—A sensation was caused in Mitiamo on Friday by the discovery of the charred remains of John Falls, 26 years of age, at his home, three ...
  • THE TICHBORNE "CLAIMANT." [ tagged as Arthur Orton Michael Dunn suicide Tichborne claimant Tom Castro William Massey Wheeler ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 6 September 1872, page 3
    Article 1588 words

    THE "Claimant" has, as was mentioned some time ago, a daily newspaper all to himself, called the Tichborne Gazette. The issue of June 18 contains, among other matters, a ...
  • SEQUEL TO DRINKING ORGY. Accused Man Poisons Himself. [ tagged as Bendigo John Coglan John Williams Owen Smith Patrick Downes poisoning suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 13 January 1925, page 17
    Article 230 words

    BENDIGO, Monday.—An inquest was held today into the death of John Willams, aged 64 years, horse trainer, of Bendigo by the deputy corner (Mr. J. H. Curnow). On December 27, ...
  • SUICIDE BY DYNAMITE. [ tagged as James Muirhead suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 21 April 1926, page 23
    Article 40 words

    PERTH, Tuesday.—A report has been received by the commissioner of police that on Sunday, at Poondina, in the Port Hedland district, James Mulrhead, a single man, aged 59 years, committed ...
  • STRYCHNINE POISONING. [ tagged as Donald Stewart Fuller poisoning strychnine suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 12 March 1923, page 12
    Article 118 words

    KORUMBURRA, Saturday.—The inquest concerning the death from poisoning of Donald Stewart Fuller, aged 11 years and 7 months, was concinded at the ...
  • SUICIDE BY POISONING. [ tagged as poisoning Richard Grimes Martin strychnine suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 22 December 1922, page 7
    Article 153 words

    An inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the death of Richard Grimes Martin (43), of Surrey road, South Yarra, whose body was found on the bank of the ...
  • BLACK ROCK POISONING. Youth's Impulsive Act. [ tagged as Byron Spears George Lewis Gordon Campbell Norman James Speechley poisoning strychnine suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 13 April 1923, page 7
    Article 262 words

    The principal evidence at the inquest yesterday concerning the death of the young man Norman James Speechley, who committed suicide by taking strychnine on Easter Monday night at Black ...
  • YOUNG LOVER'S DEATH. Was Jealousy the Cause? [ tagged as poisoning Reginald Roy Barelli strychnine suicide Sylvie Jacobs ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 14 December 1922, page 13
    Article 361 words

    There were some unusual features in a case that came before the deputy coroner (Mr. A. Phillips) at the Morgue yesterday. An inquiry was being held into the ...
  • SUICIDE BY SHOOTING. [ tagged as Ballan Joseph Thistlethwaite shooting suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 21 July 1926, page 22
    Article 94 words

    BALLAIN, Tuesday.—Joseph Thisticthwaite, who lived with his brother, Mr. James This[?]ethwaite at Colbrook, was found dead this morning with a pea rifle across his chest. An inqury was ...
  • DREADFUL SUICIDE. [ tagged as Francis Foreman suicide ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 24 January 1829, page 3
    Article 1117 words

    SEPT. 16 —Yesterday at 7 o'clock an inquisition was taken at the Friar public-house, Friar-street, Blackfriars, on view of the body of Mr. Francis Foreman, aged 36 years, who destroyed himself in the ...
  • NORMAN LIST'S DEATH. SUICIDE PROBABLE. ARTERIES IN ARMS SEVERED. [ tagged as Marie Parry Norman Albert List suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 4 February 1924, page 9
    Article 2414 words

    Although it was at first thought that the death of Norman Albert List was caused by his having broken his n[?]k when he fell into the cr[?]k in which his ...
  • WOODLEIGH TRAGEDY. CORONER'S VERDICT. "MURDER AND SUICIDE." (FROM ON SPECIAL REPORTER.) [ tagged as Elizabeth Dunbabin Loch murder Peter Allan strychnine suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 9 September 1915, page 8
    Article 1273 words

    LOCH, Wednesday.—Considerable interest was taken at Loch yesterday in the investigation held before Dr. Cole, P.M., city coroner, at the Loch Courthouse, into ...
  • Banker Suicide [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Friday 3 October 1924, page 6
    Article 33 words

    Francis Henry Otten, aged 61, accountant in the Government Savings Bank at Haymarket, committed suicide yesterday morning by shooting himself ...
  • SUICIDE FINDING [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 9 November 1943, page 4
    Article 47 words

    SYDNEY, Monday.—A finding of suicide was recorded by the Coroner (Mr. Harris) at the inquest to-day into the death of Kenneth Alfred Titford, ...
  • Attempted Suicide [ tagged as Attempted suicide Hotel Acton Suicide Vaino Roomus ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 11 December 1951, page 4
    Article 41 words

    Vaino Roomus, 28, kitchonman, of Hotel Acton, was found guilty of attempting to commit suicide in his room on December 6, but ...
  • DRAMATIC SUICIDE [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 6 July 1938, page 1
    Article 32 words

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—A man, so far unidentified, jumped more than 200 feet from the cliff at Ben Buckler near Bondi, to-day, and landed on the ...
  • MAN'S SUICIDE [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 26 May 1953, page 2
    Article 72 words

    Kirchner died in the Canberra Community Hospital as the result of a bullet wound in his head, after he had been found ...
  • DETERMINED TO DIE; WOMAN'S ORDEAL MELBOURNE, Monday. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 26 May 1953, page 2
    Article 202 words

    Detectives investigating the shooting of Mrs. Hazel Whieldon, 28, of Myrtleford, said to-day it was the most unusual case they ...
  • FARMER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 10 December 1926, page 8
    Article 88 words

    SYDNEY, Thurtday.—A telegram from Gilgandra states that William Ernest Driscoll, owner of Whitewood Farm, was discovered by his wife dead on the floor of one of the rooms at his ...
  • MINER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Henry Sanger suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 24 May 1915, page 4
    Article 33 words

    CASTLEMAINE, Saturday.—An elder[?] man, a miner, named Henry Sa[?] was found dead in the Dryerst[?] Cemetery on Saturday morning, [?] ...
  • Girl's Suicide [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 28 March 1952, page 4
    Article 37 words

    ADELAIDE, Thurs. — Valerie Joan Bansemer, 16, was killed instantly to-day when she jumped from the top of 10-story. Shell ...
  • WORKMAN'S SUICIDE [ tagged as Ainslie Hostel Kirylo Iwanko suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 22 September 1951, page 2
    Article 108 words

    A finding of suicide was returned by the Coroner, Mr. F. C. P. Keane, yesterday after inquiring into the ...
  • ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 5 November 1927, page 39
    Article 107 words

    Ernest Edelman, aged 34 years, was charged at the St. Kilda Court on Friday with having attempted to commit suicide on November 1, at a house in [?] road, Elwood. ...
  • Suicide Verdict. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 23 March 1940, page 4
    Article 69 words

    A verdict of death from injuries self inflicted, whilst of unsound mind, was returned by the Coroner (Mr. J. T. H. Goodwin), at the inquiry into ...
  • Prison Suicide [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 3 May 1951, page 3
    Article 67 words

    SYDNEY, Wed.—A young man had hanged himself in a Long Bay cell a day after he was sentenced to two years' gaol and ...
  • ANOTHER SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Hobarton Mercury (Tas. : 1854 - 1857) Monday 3 March 1856, page 3
    Article 73 words

    ON Saturday evening about seven o'clock, a whaler named Joseph Webster, belonging to the " Nautilus," shot himself at Mr Lent's, the "Traveller's Rest", Goulburn-street, in a fit of temporary insanity; he ...
  • SOLICITOR'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 28 April 1928, page 33
    Article 73 words

    HOBART, Friday.—A finding of death by hanging was recorded by the coroner (Mr. Rule, P.M.), at on inquest into the death of George William Robert Ife, ...
  • SALESMAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 30 October 1926, page 22
    Article 177 words

    PERTH, Friday.— A verdict of suicide was given at an inquest into the death of a man who was known in Perth as Arthur William Negus, but who was afterwards ...
  • SUICIDE VERDICT [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 2 February 1951, page 4
    Article 89 words

    A verdict of, accidental death by self-inflicted strangulation was returned by the Coroner, Mr. F. C. P. Keane, after an inquest ...
  • MIGRANT'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as English migrant Katanning O A Caldwell suicide (2) Thomas James Hosking ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 19 November 1928, page 17
    Article 63 words

    PERTH, Sunday.—A message from Katanning states that Thomas James Hosking, aged 23 years, an English migrant, was found lying in a tent with his head blown off, on Mr. O. A. Caldwell's ...
  • SUSPECTED SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 21 February 1919, page 6
    Article 31 words

    S[?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] [?] ...
  • ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 20 September 1890, page 7
    Article 403 words

    At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. P. Pinnock, P.M., Peter Brennan was brought up on remand charged with attempting to commit suicide by jumping into the river ...
  • SAD SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 3 January 1894, page 3
    Article 390 words

    A sad case of suicide occurred at Sunbury House, Wickham-terrace, about half-past 6 o'clock yesterday morning. The establishment is tenanted by Mrs. Treleavon, who keeps ...
  • TWO CASES OF SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 10 July 1930, page 4
    Article 87 words

    Two findings of suicide were recorded by the city co[?]oner (Mr. D. Grant) at the morgue yesterday. Henry Matthews, aged 56 years, rubber worker, of Pakington street, St. Kilda, was found ...
  • FAMILY TRAGEDY. FOUR PEOPLE PERISH. TRIPLE MURDER AND SUICIDE. Three Bodies Burnt With Cottage. [ tagged as murder suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 12 July 1926, page 11
    Article 613 words

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—A fearful tragedy occurred at Cron[?]lla early on Saturday morning, when a whole family of four—a man, his wife, and two children—were ...
  • INTERCOLONIAL. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) NEW SOUTH WALES. SYDNEY, December 31. [ tagged as clarson suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 1 January 1891, page 5
    Article 1502 words

    Yesterday at the Central Police Court Edward French was charged with a breach of the Betting Houses Suppression Act, in running a totalisator. The magistrate inflicted a ...
  • SUMMARY OF NEWS. [ tagged as clarson suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 1 January 1891, page 4
    Article 678 words

    Correspondence with reference to the Factories and Workshops Commission between the Under Colonial Secretary and the secretary of the Federated Employers' Union of ...
  • THE DOUBLE SUICIDE IN MELBOURNE. MORE RECENT DEVELOPMENTS. THE HISTORY OF THE DECEASED. (Melbourne Argus, 8th February.) [ tagged as Jane Perkins Jessie Perkins suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 13 February 1895, page 2
    Article 1455 words

    Fresh light has been thrown upon the cirCumstances attending the deaths of Mrs. Jane Perkins and her daughter Jessie Perkins at Railway-crescent, South Melbourne, by ...
  • SECOND SUICIDE FROM BRIDGE. [ tagged as suicide Sydney Harbour Bridge Sydney Harbour Bridge suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 26 April 1932, page 4
    Article 71 words

    SYDNEY, Monday.—A man whose body has not yet been recovered jumped from the footway of the Sydney Harbour Bridge into the water to-night. He leapt from ...
  • WOMAN COMMITS SUICIDE. Thrown Herself Over Balcony. [ tagged as Bendigo Jessie Mary Lowrie St Aidan's Orphanage suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 14 July 1930, page 7
    Article 175 words

    BENDIGO, Sunday. — Jessie Mary Lowrie, aged 34 years, an inmete of St. Aidan's Orphanage mer her death by throwing herfelf from a balcony, a distance of ...
  • SUICIDE ON WIFE'S GRAVE SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as Ernest Albert McIlveen Rookwood Cemetery shooting suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 15 December 1937, page 4
    Article 79 words

    Ernest Albert Mcilveen, 62, of Stanmore, shot himself dead with a revolver over his wife's grave at the Rookwood Cemetery late to-day. ...
  • POULTRY FARMER FOUND DEAD SYDNEY. Tuesday. [ tagged as suicide Yerringool ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 19 June 1935, page 4
    Article 56 words

    John Fuller, 68, a poultry farmer, of Yerringool, who mysteriously disappeared from his home yesterday, was found late last night with a bullet ...
  • FARM TRAGEDY. FOUR PERSONS DEAD. TWO BURNED IN HOUSE. MURDERER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Bendigo David Bruce Eric Manning Frederick McGrath Hannah Walker Ida Millicent Manning John Manning Junorton murder suicide Thomas J Walker William Edward Charles Manning William Kellett ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 20 July 1928, page 11
    Article 1876 words

    BENDIGO, Thursday.—Early this morning a gruesome tragedy took place at J[?]norton, near Bendigo, four persons being shot and two of them afterwards burned when ...
  • VICTORIA. SHOCKING RAILWAY FATALITY. MELBOURNE, April 20. [ tagged as Bendigo Chinese Secret Society eight hour movement John Jenkins railway fatality shipping suicide white ant ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 22 April 1896, page 5
    Article 994 words

    The dead body of a man about 35 years of age was found on the railway line between Warracknabeal and Hopetoun to-day. The body was terribly mangled. ...
  • Shocking Suicide by Hanging. (From Bendigo Independent, Nov. 15.) [ tagged as Bendigo Bendigo Benevolent Asylum Morris August Rosenbaum suicide ]

    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Saturday 29 December 1883, page 3
    Article 591 words

    About noon yesterday a sad case of suicide by hanging occurred in Hopestreet, immediately behind the Bendigo Benevolent Asylum, the unhappy ...
  • ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. MELBOURNE, June 30. [ tagged as Bendigo suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 1 July 1899, page 5
    Article 162 words

    A State school teacher named Costello attempted to commit suicide at Bendigo this morning by cutting his threat with a razor. He also cut a gas pipe in his room ...
  • THE LEADING TAILOR. [ tagged as Bendigo Simon Caffer suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 30 August 1897, page 5
    Article 296 words

    Chas. Gilbert is now opening a splendid collection of new Spring Goods in every conceivable shade and texture, from. 50s. Suit to measure. Hats,. Mercery, and ...
  • SHOCKING SUICIDE IN BENDIGO. MELBOURNE, July 2. [ tagged as Bendigo Priscilla Marsead suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 4 July 1898, page 5
    Article 75 words

    A shocking suicide is reported to-night from Bendigo. A girl named Priscilla Ma[?]ead, aged 18, residing with an elder sister, who is the wife of a miner, desired ...
  • YOUNG MAN'S SUICIDE String Tied to Gun Trigger HAY, Friday. [ tagged as Hay suicide Sydney William Arthur Wright ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 20 August 1932, page 1
    Article 96 words

    The body of William Arthur Wright, 23, was found to-day with a bullet wound in the head. Alongside the body was a gun, the trigger of which was ...
  • DISCHARGED SOLDIER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as returned soldier suicide world war 1 ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 3 March 1919, page 6
    Article 94 words

    DONALD. Saturday.—At L[?]en North yesterday afternoon, a returned solder William Davision, aged 30 years, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Davison, of that district. ...
  • AUSTRALIAN SOLDIER'S SUICIDE. THE INQUEST. LONDON, April 19. [ tagged as soldier suicide world war 1 ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 20 April 1916, page 5
    Article 85 words

    An inquest was held yesterday on the body of Warrant-Officer Guy Barton Hardy, the Australian soldier who shot himself in a West End of London hotel ...
  • AUSTRALIAN SOLDIER'S SUICIDE. AN OPEN VERDICT. LONDON, February 4. [ tagged as John Cyril Chambers soldier suicide world war 1 ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 6 February 1917, page 5
    Article 97 words

    An inquest was held yesterday on the body of John Cyril Chambers, formerly a Queensland farmer, who was found shot in a bedroom of the ...
  • GENERAL WAR NEWS AUSTRALIAN SOLDIER'S SUICIDE. SHOOTS HIMSELF IN LONDON HOTEL. LONDON, April 17. [ tagged as Guy Barton Hardy soldier suicide world war 1 ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 19 April 1916, page 5
    Article 84 words

    Warrant-Officer Guy Barton Hardy, an Australian, shot himself to-day in a West London Hotel, and died at the hospital. He came to London and ...
  • DIGGER'S SUICIDE Call For Assistance PERTH, Tuesday. [ tagged as Collie James Digwood suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 21 January 1931, page 2
    Article 96 words

    "Hey dig. Go and get a doctor; I have shot myself," said James Digwood, a returned soldier, to a man who was walking through the [?] ...
  • Farmer's Suicide DUBBO, Wednesday. [ tagged as Bertha Ellen Warren Charles Warren Dickygundi Dubbo Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 25 August 1938, page 1
    Article 75 words

    Evidence that worry over not, selling his wheat when prices were good was responsible for her husband's death was given by Bertha ...
  • RAILWAY OFFICER'S DEATH. Found With Bullet Wound. [ tagged as Caulfield Charles Turner Shotgun Suicide Victorian Railways ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 4 January 1928, page 13
    Article 89 words

    With a shotgun between his knees and a bullet wound in the forehead, Charles Turner, aged 38 years, of Eskdale road, Caulfield, was found lying dead in a ...
  • SETTLER'S BODY FOUND. [ tagged as Gas Hopetoun Returned Soldier Shell Shock Shotgun Suicide Thomas David Phillips ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 13 January 1932, page 15
    Article 94 words

    HOPETOUN, Tuesday.—The body of Thomas David Phillips, aged 52 years, an early settler of Hopetoun, was found in a belt of timber near his house, with severe ...
  • YOUNG MAN'S TRAGIC DEATH. [ tagged as Frank Dengate J G Obst John Dengate Shotgun Suicide Temora ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 12 March 1929, page 14
    Article 89 words

    TEMORA (N.S.W.), Monday. — Frank Dengate, aged 20 years, whose young wife died a week ago, met his death in tragic circumstances at the residence ...
  • SUICIDE AT MENZIES' HOTEL. THE INQUEST AND VERDICT. MELBOURNE, November 29. [ tagged as Menzies Hotel P W Chapman Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 30 November 1895, page 5
    Article 49 words

    At the inquest yesterday on the body of P. W. Chapman, who committed suicide at Menzies' Hotel, the jury returned a verdict that the deceased committed suicide while in ...
  • FOUND DEAD ON THE RAILWAY. MELBOURNE, January 15. [ tagged as Bendigo Benevolent Asylum Neil Brown Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 17 January 1898, page 5
    Article 50 words

    The body of Neil Brown, aged 83, was found on Saturday morning at Bendigo on the railway line. At the inquest held this afternoon a verdict of suicide was ...
  • DOUBLE TRAGEDY. Sequel to Broken Engagement. [ tagged as Charles W Bayldon Maryborough Murder Myrtle Moore Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 13 October 1924, page 13
    Article 79 words

    MARYBOROUGH (Q.).Sunday. — A love affair between a man aged 38 years and a girl aged 16 years ended on Saturday in a double tragedy. Charles W. Bayldon ...
  • NO MOTIVE FOUND FOR DOUBLE TRAGEDY MELBOURNE, Thursday. [ tagged as East Geelong Murder Muriel Hunt Richard Goodhew Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 30 November 1934, page 7
    Article 59 words

    The police are unable to And a motive for the double tragedy at East Geelong yesterday, when Richaid Goodhew, 80, shot his sixteen-year-old ...
  • Aged Lothario Riddled with Bullets [ tagged as Albert Joshua Lothario Murder Peggy Mercer Suicide ]

    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Tuesday 9 September 1924, page 4
    Article 62 words

    A sensational tragedy, suggesting murder and suicide in a flat at Bittersea, where police found the dead body of a rich merchant, Albert Johsua, ...
  • THE BRISBANE TRAGEDY. POST-MORTEM EXAMINATION. BRISBANE, November 27. [ tagged as Keldron Brook Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 28 November 1899, page 5
    Article 59 words

    A post-mortem examination was held to-day on the body of a young man and young woman who committed suicide in the Kedron Brook. Thora were no marks ...
  • Murder[?]and Suicide. [ tagged as Merewether Mrs Saeter Murder Suicide ]

    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Tuesday 29 April 1924, page 2
    Article 72 words

    A double tragedy of murder and apparent suicide was revealed yesterday at the residence of Mrs. Saeter, at Merewether, The police found the ...
  • SYDNEY TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Albert Williams McNaughton Elizabeth Selsby Murder Suicide ]

    Northern Territory Times (Darwin, NT : 1927 - 1932) Tuesday 12 March 1929, page 3
    Article 77 words

    A double tragedy occurred in North Sydney last night, the victims being Elizabeth Selsby, 19, and Albert Williams McNaughon, 52, a former jockey who lived apart ...
  • AN OVERDOSE OF CHLORODYNE. SYDNEY, December 26. [ tagged as Chlorodyne John Hamond Overdose Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 28 December 1898, page 6
    Article 42 words

    A man supposed to be named John Hamond was found dead to-day in a house in Pitt-street from an overdose of chlorodyne, self-administered. The sum of £26 ...
  • DEATH FOLLOWS OVERDOSE OF MEDICINE SYDNEY, Friday. [ tagged as Five Dock John William Cassidy Mrs Cecilia Roblom Overdose Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 7 November 1942, page 4
    Article 90 words

    Married only six weeks, Mrs. Cecilia Roblom, 56, of Five Dock, took an overdose of sleeping drug and collapsed. A verdict of suicide was ...
  • BODY DECAPITATED[?] [ tagged as Edward Kruger Elsternwick Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 17 September 1915, page 13
    Article 72 words

    A decapitated body was found on the railway line close to the St. Kilda station on Thursday morning. The body was identified later on as that of Edward Kruger, ...
  • Decapitated Body Found On line LITHGOW, Monday. [ tagged as Cooerwul Decapitation Lithgow Suicide William S Wilson ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 4 August 1953, page 4
    Article 70 words

    A train driver to-day found the decapitated body of a 40year-old man on the railway line near Cooerwul Station. ...
  • MAN'S BODY FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as Frederick Watt Hanged Suicide Town Pier West Brunswick ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 15 December 1928, page 20
    Article 36 words

    The body of Fredcrick Watt, collector, of Shamrock street, West Brunswick, was found hanging by the neck at the Town Pier, Port Melbourne, early yesterday morning. Watt was dead ...
  • BODY FOUND ON ROAD. [ tagged as Barham George Dewing Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 16 August 1932, page 9
    Article 49 words

    BARHAM (N.S.W.), Monday.—The body of George Dewing, aged 56 years, an old resident of Barham, was found on Sunday night on the road about a mile from ...
  • SUICIDE THROUGH REMORSE [ tagged as English migrant Suicide Tallangatta ]

    Northern Territory Times (Darwin, NT : 1927 - 1932) Tuesday 10 December 1929, page 4
    Article 68 words

    The police at Tallangatta Victoria received a message on Monday morning that a young English migrant had struck the daughter of his employer over the head ...
  • BROTHER'S DRAMATIC SUICIDE MELBOURNE, Monday. [ tagged as Castlemaine James Archer Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 3 May 1932, page 2
    Article 64 words

    "I will see you in Heaven," said Janies Archer, 33 as he switched off the tight in his brothers' bedroom at Castlemaine early this morning. His ...
  • SINGULAR SUICIDE AT MT. GAMBIER. MT. GAMBIER, February 24. [ tagged as blacksmith Mt Gambier suicide Thurman ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 25 February 1898, page 5
    Article 106 words

    About half-past 9 o'clock last night, on the odour from a quantity of burning matter being detected, the shop of Walter Thurman, blacksmith, Commercial-street, ...
  • To the Printer of the Sydney Gazette. [ tagged as raillery suicide ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Sunday 24 April 1803, page 3
    Article 1028 words

    "SIR, "Being persuaded that ra[?]l[?]ery has the advantage of more serious argument, when opposed to FOLLY, I beg your acceptance and ...
  • WIFE GASSED, WHILE HUSBAND SLEPT SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as Auburn Gassed Isabel McDonald James McDonald Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 10 November 1937, page 4
    Article 55 words

    Waking up eaily this morning find that his wife, Isabel, was not In bed, James McDonald, of Auburn, discovered het dead in the kitchen with ...
  • WOMAN AND CHILD FATALLY GASSED SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Ashfield Frances Violet Turner Gassed Suicide Walter Edward Turner ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 2 July 1953, page 4
    Article 98 words

    A 46-year-old mother and her three-year-old son were found dead in the gas-filled kitchen of their Ashfield flat early to-day. ...
  • WOMAN SUICIDE Victim Identified BRISBANE, Friday. [ tagged as Craigwell Flats Gassed Kangaroo Point Nancy Snow Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 31 October 1931, page 1
    Article 72 words

    The identity of a young woman, who was found gassed in Craigwell Flats, Kangaroo Point, on June 18, has been definitely established as ...
  • DEATH IN SYDNEY'S UNDERWORLD SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as gassed John Raymond Tony Morelli King's Cross Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 13 May 1947, page 3
    Article 62 words

    John Raymond ("Tony"), Morelli, 32, one of Sydney's underworld, was found, gassed in his room at King's Cross to-day. He was convicted many ...
  • BODY FOUND IN GASFILLED ROOM SYDNEY, Thursday. [ tagged as Gassed R J Murray Suicide Surrey Hills ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 9 March 1934, page 2
    Article 60 words

    The dead body of R. J. Murray, 35 [?] was found in a gas-filled room in a residential in Bourke Street, Surrey Hills, this morning. All the cracks ...
  • SUICIDE IN CAR Girl's Death From Fumes BELIEVED DUE TO MOTOR INJURIES SYDNEY, Mouday. [ tagged as Gassed Greenwich Lindsay Jean Hamilton Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 10 March 1931, page 3
    Article 96 words

    A verdict of suicide was returned at the completion of the innuiry into the death of Lindsay Jean Hamilton 26, whose body was round in a car at her ...
  • JUMP INTO RIVER. [ tagged as Christo Antony Fovitsles Drowned Macedonia Prince's Bridge River Yarra Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 16 January 1928, page 19
    Article 33 words

    The man who jumped into the River Yarra from Prince's Bridge on Friday morning and was drowned, has been identified as Christo Antony Fovitsles, aged 23 ...
  • TASMANIA. SENSATIONAL SUICIDE AT HOBART WOMAN PLACES A STONE UNDER HER JACKET AND JUMP's OVERBOARD. HOBART, March 15. [ tagged as Drowned Harriet Probatt Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 17 March 1896, page 5
    Article 82 words

    A sensational case of suicide happened yesterday. Harriet Probatt, aged 40, a single woman of eccentric habits, boarded a ferry steamer plying to the suburb of ...
  • A MYSTERIOUS SUICIDE. DROWNED IN THE YARBA. MELBOURNE, March 25. [ tagged as Drowned Hawthorn Suicide William H Brunton ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 26 March 1897, page 5
    Article 62 words

    Mr. AVilliam H. Brunton, wood and coal dealer, of Hawthorn, committed suicide by jumping into the Yarra from the Hawthorn Railway Bridge to-day. He was 45 ...
  • WOMAN FOUND IN LAKE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Drowned Narrabeen Lakes Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 18 October 1938, page 2
    Article 66 words

    Nine hours after she had been walking in an agitated manner near the camping reserve at the Narrabeen Lakes to-day, a woman was ...
  • A MELBOURNE SUICIDE. MELBOURNE, December 18. [ tagged as Joseph Palmer Poisoning Strychnine Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 20 December 1897, page 5
    Article 66 words

    The body of an elderly man was found in the public gardens to-day under circumstances pointing to suicide. The deceased had written on a cigarette case—" Better ...
  • SUICIDE AT KERANG. MELBOURNE, September 21. [ tagged as John Nancarrow Kerang Strychnine Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 23 September 1898, page 6
    Article 32 words

    A resident of Kerang, named John Nancarrow, aged 63, suicided last night by taking strychnine. A son of the deceased was to have been married to-day. ...
  • SALESMAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Frederick Horace Cottrell Mrs A Oldman St Leonards Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 19 July 1930, page 23
    Article 66 words

    ADELAIDE, Friday.—Frederick Horace Co[?]trell, aged 43 years, salesman, went to the house of Mrs. A. Oldman, at St. Leonards, this afternoon soliciting orders. While Mrs. Oldman was ...
  • TAXI-CAB DRIVER FOUND SHOT. [ tagged as Broken Hill Suicide William Lang ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 18 October 1928, page 15
    Article 82 words

    BROKEN HILL (N.S.W.). Wednesday. —The city coroner (Mr. R. C. Atkinson) held an inquest to-day into the death of William Lang, taxi-cab driver, who was ...
  • SUICIDE IN HOTEL SYDNEY. Wednesday. [ tagged as Herbert Samuel Robert Bentley Suicide Suva ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 2 November 1933, page 3
    Article 74 words

    The body of a man believed to be Herbert Samuel Robert Bentley,31,a secretary; was found on the roof garden of a city residential this ...
  • MAN FOUND SHOT. [ tagged as Brunswick J McDermott John James Bray Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 11 July 1916, page 7
    Article 81 words

    Lying with his feet pressed against the door of his bedroom at a city lodging-house, John James Bray, 25 years of age, was found dead yesterday afternoon with a bullet wound in his head. In ...
  • THE LATE SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Saturday 1 December 1860, page 3
    Article 1536 words

    SIR,—I cannot allow "Candour's" letter, which appeared in your issue of the 29th, to pass unnoticed, as it contains statements of importance, same of which I view with much alarm,—alarm, ...
  • GENERAL CABLES. LONDON, Nov. 25. [ tagged as Charles Beresford Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 26 November 1919, page 15
    Article 52 words

    Charles Beresford, an Australian athlete who was a survivor of the great Halifax explosion, and served in the navy during war time, shot himself with a revolver in ...
  • SOLDIER'S SUICIDE AT BARRACK GATES MELBOURNE, Sunday. [ tagged as Reginald Putton soldier suicide WW2 ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 26 October 1942, page 3
    Article 46 words

    Drawing a service revolver as he was walking through the gates of Victoria Barracks in St. Kilda Road, Sergt. Reginald Putton of the A.M.F. ...
  • FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Broken Hill Richard Seaton Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 11 January 1915, page 10
    Article 58 words

    BROKEN [?]LL, Sunday.—Richard Senton, aged 57 years, a miner, was found dead to-day in an outhouse at his home in Thomas street, with his throat cut and a ...
  • FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Albert Robert Spence Dr L G Thompson Inveresk Spence Albert Robert Suicide Wynyard ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 9 October 1916, page 4
    Article 82 words

    A single man named Albert Bobert Spance, aged about 50, was found dead at 12 Gunn-strest, Inveresk, yesterday morning, apparently having hanged ...
  • WOMAN FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Catherine Farrell Poison Port Pirie West Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 10 December 1929, page 11
    Article 34 words

    ADELAIDE, Monday.—Catherine Farrell, aged 37 years, who lived with her father at Seventh street, Port Pirie West, was found dead ia her bed. By her side was a packet of poison. ...
  • BUILDER FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Douglas Oakley White Studley Park Suicide Upwey ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 12 September 1930, page 9
    Article 37 words

    Lying on the ground behind some bushes, Douglas Oakley White, aged 50 years, builder, of Upwey, was found dead at Studley Park yesterday. Two small bottles ...
  • WOMAN FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Matilda Goebel Pomona Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 5 January 1931, page 11
    Article 34 words

    BRISBANE, Sunday.—Mrs. Matilda Goebel, aged 37 years, was found dead in a fowlhouse at Pomona to-day. Her head waas shockingly mutilated, and a gun ...
  • MISSING MAN FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Leonard Victor Wiltshire Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 28 December 1931, page 11
    Article 50 words

    BRISBANE, Sunday.—Leonard Victor Wil[?] aged 29 years, married, who has been missing for a few days, was found dead at the [?] of his smallgoods shop in Queen street, city, on Saturday, ...
  • FOUND DEAD AT HOME. [ tagged as Cleveland House Sir John Gellibrand Suicide Thomas Gellibrand ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 4 August 1923, page 20
    Article 64 words

    HOBART, Friday.— Thomas Gelli brand, aged 57 years, was found dead at his residence, Cleveland House, yesterday with a gunshot wound in the top of his head. ...
  • FARMER FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Bunyip John Montgomery Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 10 September 1930, page 8
    Article 70 words

    With a bullet wound tn the head, John Montgomery, aged about 65 years, farmer, was found dead in a paddock on his property four miles north of Bunyip ...
  • ACCOUNTANT FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Hollywood Leo Herman Northam Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 20 October 1930, page 10
    Article 42 words

    PERTH, Sunday.—Leo Herman, aged about 30 years, accountant, of Hollywood, near Perth, was found dead on Saturday in a motor-car near Northam, with a ...
  • FOUND DEAD IN BASEMENT. [ tagged as Peels Ltd Suicide Walter Peel ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 30 August 1932, page 8
    Article 54 words

    BRISBANE, Sunday.— Walter Peel, aged 50 years, married, of Peels Ltd., motor manufacturers, was found dead in the basement of business [?] mises in Stanley street, South Bribane. The ...
  • MAN FOUND SHOT DEAD. [ tagged as German Otto Noack Suicide Wubin ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 26 July 1930, page 23
    Article 38 words

    PERTH, Friday. — A German named Otto Noack, a recent arrival from the eastern States, was found shot dead near Wubin, 1[?] miles from Perth, to-day. He is thought to have committed ...
  • SUICIDE OF SIR RICHARD CROFT, BART. LATE ACCOUCHEUR TO THE PRINCESS CHARLOTTE OF WALES. [ tagged as accoucher princess charlotte suicide ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 31 October 1818, page 3
    Article 935 words

    On Friday it was made known that Sir Richard Croft, the celebrated Accoucheur, had died suddenly at the house of a Lady in Wimpole-street (Mrs. Thackeray), whom he was attending in child-bed. The circumstance ...
  • UNEMPLOYED MINER FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as Broken Hill Robert Anderson Calwell Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 23 June 1932, page 13
    Article 83 words

    BROKEN HILL (N.S.W.), Wednesday.—R[?] Anderson Calwell, unemployed [?] whose body was found on a vacant allotment in South Broken Hill on Monday left the following mes[?] on an ...
  • FOUND DEAD IN BUSH. [ tagged as Ballarat Smythesdale Suicide T Cracknell ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 27 February 1922, page 9
    Article 81 words

    HALLARAT, Sunday.—The body of T. Crackvell, aged 55 years, a resident of Smythesdale, was found in the bush near his hut on Saturday. The top of the head had been blown off and near by was ...
  • PLUMBER FOUND DEAD SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Arthur Lloyd Petersham Poison Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 31 October 1935, page 3
    Article 65 words

    Arthur Lloyd, 21, a plumber, was found dead in the lane near his home at Petersham last night. According to the police, Lloyd had ...
  • FOUND DEAD. ADELAIDE, July 30. [ tagged as Joseph Hillier Heyneman Suicide Waverley Vinegar Works ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 31 July 1899, page 6
    Article 53 words

    On Sunday morning, Jose[?]h Hillier Heynoman, aged 26, the son of one of the proprietors of the Waverley Vinegar Works was reported to the police as having shot ...
  • FOUND DEAD ON GOLF LINKS. [ tagged as Cluttwood Roseville Golf Links S H Parry Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 7 January 1929, page 9
    Article 52 words

    SYDNEY, Sunday.—With a bullet wound in the head and a revolver beside him, the body of S. H. Parry, aged 45 years, of Spearman street, Clotswood, was found on the Roseville Gold Links ...
  • MAN FOUND DEAD ON FLOOR. [ tagged as Alexander Stephen Gove People's Palace Poison Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 22 February 1929, page 11
    Article 94 words

    PERTH, Wednesday.—When she entered his room in the People's Palace, in Pier street, Perth, early this morning, a housemaid [?]ound Alexander Stephen Gove, aged ...
  • MAN FOUND DEAD. TAMAREE, November 17. [ tagged as Denmark Laurtiz Petersen Hundtoft Stony Gully Suicide Tamaree ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 18 November 1933, page 7
    Article 52 words

    Laurtiz Petersen Hundtoft (79) a native of Denmark, who has been farming on Stony Gully, near Tamaree, was found dead by a ...
  • MAN FOUND DEAD IN HOUSE SYDNEY, Thursday. [ tagged as Harold George Turner Manly Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 4 January 1935, page 4
    Article 42 words

    Harold George Turner, 35, was found dead in a house at Manly this morning. Cracks in the door had been blocked up, and the room was ...
  • TAXI-DRIVER FOUND DEAD IN CAR. [ tagged as Broken Hill Suicide William Lang ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 16 October 1928, page 17
    Article 85 words

    BROKEN HILL (N.S.W.), Monday. — William Lang, aged 60 years, taxi-cab proprietor, was found dead in his motor-car this afternoon, at his home. His wife, hearing a shot, rushed out ...
  • BOOTMAKER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Frederick William Anderson Richmond Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 2 June 1920, page 7
    Article 86 words

    "That he died from a self-inflicted wound in the throat," was the finding of the city coroner (Dr. R. H. Cole) yesterday, when inquiring into the death of Frederick William Anderson, a bootmaker, ...
  • MAN'S BODY FOUND. [ tagged as Adam Clayton G Apted Mathinna Ringarooma Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 6 April 1925, page 18
    Article 66 words

    HOBART, Sunday.—G. Apted, when driving cattle across Mathinna Plains, between Ringarooma and Mathinna, found a man at the side of the road with his throat badly cut, and a razor ...
  • BODY FOUND ON RAILWAY LINE. [ tagged as Broadmeadows Pascoe Vale station Suicide Thomas William McKinley Train Train accident Train death Unemployed camp ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 17 June 1932, page 12
    Article 96 words

    Shortly before 7 o'clock yeterday morning the body of Thomas William McKinley, aged 21 years who had been living at the unemplyed camp. Broadmeadows was ...
  • FORMER SOLDIER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Beechworth Reginald Francis Handcock Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 24 February 1933, page 10
    Article 78 words

    BEECHWORTH, Thursday.—Reginald Francis Handcock, aged 35 years, a former soldier, was found this morning hanging by a strap in a woodshed at the rear of his ...
  • LODGER'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Dulwich Hill Hanged Suicide William Worthing ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 29 January 1929, page 3
    Article 46 words

    William Worthing, 55, of Dulwich Hill, was found hanging from a rafter at the house where he boarded, to-day. He told the landlady earlier in the ...
  • FARMER'S SUICIDE CESSNOCK, Thursday. [ tagged as Bootai Cessnock Ernest Ingle Shotgun Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 21 September 1934, page 4
    Article 73 words

    The Nbody of Ernest Ingle, 54, a farmer, was found by one of his daughters in a chair at his home at Bootai to-day. Beside the body was a ...
  • WOMAN'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Anna Dowling Bondi Junction Cut throat Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 1 January 1946, page 4
    Article 72 words

    Police believe that Anna Dowling, 76, of Bondi Junction, who was discovered dead on her bed yesterday morning, cut her throat with a table ...
  • ADVISED POLICE OF SUICIDE [ tagged as Alexandria Cyril Bruce Gassed Redfern Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 30 March 1944, page 3
    Article 71 words

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—When the Redfern police received a letter asking them to visit a house at Alexandria and "bring a coffin with them." ...
  • ILLNESS LEADS TO SUICIDE. [ tagged as John William McLauchlan Mortlake Shotgun Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 31 March 1927, page 16
    Article 49 words

    MORTLAKE, Wenesday.—John William [?] aged 33 years, who had been in ill health for some time, committed [?] this afternoon. In the temporary absence of his ...
  • MANAGER COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Camperdown Revolver Suicide Wattle Weaving Mills William Alt ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 25 September 1930, page 5
    Article 72 words

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.—William Alt, aged 45 years, manager of the Wattle Weaving Mills, Camperdown (N.S.W.), was questioned by two dctectives to-day, ...
  • SUICIDE AFTER QUARREL. [ tagged as Broken Hill Cyril James Rogers Shotgun Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 9 February 1931, page 10
    Article 52 words

    BROKEN HILL (N.S.W.), Sunday:— After a quarred with a married woman, Cyril James Rogers aged 28 years, single, blew the top of his head off early this ...
  • BOY COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Claremont Hung Lost in bush Oswald Ambrose Goodin Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 6 December 1921, page 9
    Article 75 words

    PERTH, Sunday. —swald Ambrose Goodin, aged 16 years, was found hanging in a boatshed at Claremont nn Friday night. He returned home from work early in the ...
  • FARMER COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Allendale Ballarat West Cut throat Robert McKay Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 31 January 1924, page 7
    Article 76 words

    ALLENDALE, Tuesday.—Mr. Robert McKay, a retired farmer, committed suicide yesterday morning by cutting his throat with a [?], Mr. McKay, who had resided for some years of Ballarat West, ...
  • MANAGER COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Francis James Gourlay Shotgun South Forrest Stanley Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 6 November 1924, page 16
    Article 88 words

    HOBART, Wednesday.—While shooting with his son at South Forrest, near Stanley, Francis James Gourlay, manager of tin Stanley cheese factory, turned the shot gun which he was carrying on ...
  • FOOTBALLER'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as Hanged Manly Robert Craig Rugby League Rugby Union Suicide Wallabies ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 6 March 1935, page 3
    Article 85 words

    Robert Craig, former international Rugby Union and Rugby League player, hanged himself to-day at a private hospital in one of the suburbs. ...
  • GAP SUICIDE SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Janet Edwards Jumped Suicide The Gap Watson's Bay ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 27 May 1937, page 6
    Article 82 words

    The woman who fell from The Gap yesterday afternoon and whose body was later recovered by the police, was identified this morning as Mrs. ...
  • WOMAN'S SUICIDE SYDNEY, Sunday. [ tagged as Botany Gassed Lucy Ellen Denison Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 7 January 1946, page 3
    Article 80 words

    Mrs. Lucy Ellen Denison, of Botany was to-day found dead with her head in the oven at her home. The discovery was made by her ...
  • MAN COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Lismore People's Palace Rifle Suicide Thomas Norwood Knoakes ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 19 July 1929, page 12
    Article 61 words

    The body of Thomas Norwood knoakes, aged 30 years, labourer, of Lismor, was found at the People's Palace. King street, on July 11, with a pea-rifle bullet wound in the head. The coroner ...
  • SUICIDE IN STUDIO. [ tagged as Bartletto Photographic Studio Ernest Andrews Gassed Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 8 July 1924, page 18
    Article 68 words

    PERTH, Monday.—Ernest Andrews, employed at the Bartletto, Photographic Studio, was found dead sitting in a chair at the studio when the cleaner entered ...
  • SUICIDE BY SHOOTING. [ tagged as A I F Gassed 1914-1918 Joseph H Wapling Koroit Mailor's Flat Mailors Flat Returned soldier Shotgun Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 29 November 1918, page 8
    Article 77 words

    KOROIT, Wednesday.—Joseph H. Wapling, a returned soldier, residing in a but at Mailor's Flat, killed himself by placing the muzzle of a gun in his mouth and releaving the trigger by means ...
  • MAN FOUND DEAD. BROKEN HILL (N.S.W.), Tuesday.— [ tagged as Bootra Station Broken Hill Shotgun Suicide William Whyte ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 12 January 1927, page 7
    Article 89 words

    William Whyte, aged 61 years, was found dead at his home in Molgan lane, West Broken Hill, this morning. A shot gun was lying beside him, and the top portion ...
  • MAN HANGS HIMSELF. [ tagged as Albert Collier Bruce Rock Hanged Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 8 November 1924, page 21
    Article 63 words

    PERTH, Friday. — Albert Collier, aged 48 years, clearer, who left his camp near Bruce Rock, was found dead after 12 days' search by the police. Collier had cut his ...
  • MOORE PARK SUICIDE Fremantle Man's End SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Moore Park Golf Links Revolver Robert Arthur Cadd Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 22 September 1931, page 1
    Article 55 words

    A verdict of suicide was returned by the City Coroner at the inquest into the death of Robert Arthur Cadd, 27, son of a prominent Fremantle ...
  • GAS SUICIDE SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Arthur Seddon Williams Gassed North Bondi Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 14 March 1935, page 3
    Article 48 words

    With his head in the oven of a gas stove, Arthur Seddon Williams, 35, plumber, of North Bondi, was found dead at his home last night. The ...
  • SUICIDE AT WAGGA. SYDNEY, February 21. [ tagged as John O'Neill Revolver Suicide Wagga ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 22 February 1899, page 5
    Article 60 words

    At Wagga, John O'Neill, a mailman, was found dead in his house by a neighbour this morning with a bullet wound in his head and a revolver clutched in his right ...
  • A Sentimental Suicide Sydney, Thursday. [ tagged as Marcus Aurelius Suicide Thomas Springfellow Watson's Bay ]

    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Saturday 25 June 1921, page 2
    Article 63 words

    A tailor's cutter named Thomas Springfellow, who was found dead at Watson's Bay, left a piece of paper on his body containing the following ...
  • SCHOOL TEACHER'S DEATH. Unhappy Love Affair. [ tagged as Keith Allen Shotgun Stonefield public school Suicide Tanunda ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 3 November 1927, page 15
    Article 62 words

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday. — Keith Allen, aged 24 years, teacher, in charge of the Stonefield public school, left Tanunda early yesterday morning carrying a gun. In ...
  • BUILDING CONTRACTOR'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Geraldton Shotgun Suicide William Kennett ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 14 June 1929, page 10
    Article 51 words

    PERTH, Thursday.—William Kennett, aged 57 years, building contractor, and councillor of Geraldton, was found dead near Geraldton with a gunshot wound in his mouth. He drove into the ...
  • FARM TRAGEDY ORANGE, Sunday. [ tagged as Cornelius Toner Orange Shotgun Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 26 July 1937, page 1
    Article 59 words

    Cornelius Toner, aged about 64, a farmer, was found dead on his property to-day with a part of his head blown away. ...
  • FARMER TAKES POISON. Dead in Burning Room. [ tagged as Babakin Bruce Rock Harry David Smythe Poison Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 4 September 1928, page 11
    Article 67 words

    PERTH, Monday.—At an inquest at Bruce Rock to-day into the death of Harry David Smythe, aged about 45 years, farmer, of Babakin, who was found dead in ...
  • DEAD WITH HEAD IN STOVE. [ tagged as Catherine Pinfold Gassed New Town Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 28 December 1929, page 16
    Article 40 words

    HOBART, Friday.—Mrs. Catherine Pinfold, aged 18 years, was found dead at her home in Carlton street, New Town, early this morning with her head inside a gas-stove with the gas turned on. ...
  • TRAGEDY IN FLAT Occupier Found With Throat Gashed SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Bondi John Johnson Suicide Throat cut ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 31 January 1933, page 1
    Article 53 words

    Believed to have owned the block of fiats in wliich he lived, John Johnson, aged 75, was found dead in the bathroom of his flat at Bondi to-day. ...
  • CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES POSTMISTRESS'S DEATH. [ tagged as Cottesloe Beach Ethel Jones Poison Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 20 October 1915, page 11
    Article 56 words

    PERTH, Tuesday.—Ethel Jones, aged 30 years, postmistress at Cottesloe Beach, was found dead on the floor of the office yesterday afternoon. A bottle containing ...
  • DEATH OF ENGINEER SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as George Adams Neutral Bay Revolver Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 13 June 1946, page 3
    Article 54 words

    George Adams, 60, mining engineer, of Neutral Bay was found dead on a kerb at Neutral Bay this afternoon with a bullet wound in his head ...
  • FOUND WITH THROAT CUT. [ tagged as Clarence Gower Rosewater Gardens Suicide Throat cut ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 31 October 1928, page 8
    Article 47 words

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—Clarence Gower, aged 36 years, of Stone street, Rosewater Gardens, was found dead by his son in the bathroom, at their home, with his throat cut. A razor was lying ...
  • BANK MANAGER FOUND SHOT. [ tagged as Orange Revolver Richard Fitzroy Creaghe Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 21 December 1929, page 25
    Article 63 words

    SYDNEY, Friday.—Richard Fitzroy Creague, aged 52 years, manager of the Orange branch of the Bank of Australasia, was found dead in his bed this morning, ...
  • DEATH OF POULTRY FARMER. [ tagged as Diamond Creek Englishman Frederick Jay Plenty Suicide Throat cut ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 7 October 1930, page 10
    Article 59 words

    DIAMOND CREEK, Monday.—Frederick Jay. aged 39 years, was to-day found dead. He had been living with his wife at Plenty on a small poultry farm. His ...
  • MUSICIAN SUFFOCATED. [ tagged as Gassed Hampton Suicide Thomas Yorke Walworth ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 16 March 1918, page 20
    Article 65 words

    Thomas Yorke Walworth, a musician 35 years of age, was found dead yesterday evening in the kitchen of his home, in Thomas streel, Hampton. His head was resting on the stove, the gas tap of ...
  • MT. MORGAN [ tagged as Gassed Mt Morgan Rockhampton Suicide Thomas Bentley ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 26 January 1934, page 18
    Article 70 words

    Thomas Bentley, who for two years has had a fruit shop in Morgan Street, was found dead in his shop, with a length of, gas tubing, leading from a gas ...
  • DEATH OF GOVERNESS Verdict Of Suicide MELBOURNE, February.19. [ tagged as Ballarat Isabel Annie Kopke Point Lonsdale Poison Suicide ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Tuesday 20 February 1934, page 15
    Article 75 words

    The mystery surrounding the death of Isabel Annie Kopke (24), governess, who was found dead on sandhills at Point Lonsdale on February 12, was ...
  • GRAZIER'S SUICIDE In a City Hotel SYDNEY, Thursday. [ tagged as Dundlear Station Edgar James Hunter Hotel Sydney Revolver Suicide Walgett ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 24 February 1928, page 1
    Article 67 words

    Edgar James Hunter, 35, a grazier of Dundlear Station, Walgett, was found dead in his room at the Hotel Sydney this morning with a bullet wound under ...
  • SUICIDE BY GAS Placed Head in Stove SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as David Warden Gassed Maroubra Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 29 October 1929, page 4
    Article 54 words

    David Warden was found dead at his home ia Maroubra last night, lying [?]ace downward on the kitchen floor with his head resting on a slide in the gas ...
  • STATION-OWNER'S DEATH. [ tagged as Branglebite Station Frank Taylor Gallipoli Revolver Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 18 November 1918, page 6
    Article 53 words

    It was reported from Kyneton yesterday that Mr. Frank Taylor, owner of Branglebite Station, had been found dead, with a resolver bullet wound in the forehead. Mr. ...
  • CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES WOMAN'S THROAT CUT. [ tagged as Essendon Honora Mahon Suicide Throat cut ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 21 January 1916, page 8
    Article 71 words

    Mrs. Honora Mahon, whose husband is a printer, was found dead at her home yesterday morning, 99 Primrose street, Essendon by her daughter. The deceased, ...
  • CONSTABLE'S DEATH [ tagged as Charles Hume Grant Ireland Revolver Suicide Thursday Island ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 24 February 1934, page 21
    Article 68 words

    Constable Charles Hume Grant, who was found dead with a bullet wound in his head in public baths at Thursday Island on Thursday, was ...
  • FORMER SOLDIER POISONED. [ tagged as Charles Stanfield Gill Colonel Light Gardens Poison Returned soldier Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 29 June 1925, page 12
    Article 57 words

    ADELAIDE, Sunday.—Charles Stanfield Gill, aged 48 years, a returned soldier, employed by the Colonial Mutual Insurance Association as an agent, was found dead at Colonel Light Gardens ...
  • SUICIDE IN DESPAIR By Savings Bank Depositor SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as Revolver Suicide William Hobson Woollahra ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 16 September 1931, page 1
    Article 80 words

    William Hobson, 73, of Woollahra, was found dead in his bedroom this morning with a revolver in his hand. It is believed that he shot himself ...
  • SUICIDE IN GARAGE Head Over Gas Ring SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Charles Donald Gassed Rockdale Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 31 December 1929, page 1
    Article 62 words

    With his head covered by a coat, under which there was a gas ring, turned full on, Charles Donald, pedlar, [?]8, was found dead on the door of a ...
  • Suicide by Gas. SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as Gassed Jack McDonald Mascot Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 12 November 1930, page 3
    Article 45 words

    Jack McDonald was found dead at his home at Mascot to-day with a rubber tube, one end of which was attached to the gas tube, in his mouth. ...
  • SUICIDE BY GAS SYDNEY, Thursday. [ tagged as Ashbury Gassed Stanford John Kerridge Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 29 April 1938, page 1
    Article 79 words

    Stanford John Kerridge, aged 53, was found dead yesterday afternoon on the floor of the bathroom of his home at Ashbury with the gas jet of ...
  • SUICIDE AT LAUNCESTON. LAUNCESTON, July 3. [ tagged as Henry Benjamin Sweet Launceston Poison Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 5 July 1899, page 5
    Article 68 words

    A commission agent named Henry, Benjamin Sweet, aged 33, was found dead on Saturday last, under circumstances indicating poisoning by hydrocyanic acid. The ...
  • SUICIDE AT MT[?] OSMOND. ADELAIDE, May 20. [ tagged as Carl Barcher Hanged Mt Osmond Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 21 May 1898, page 5
    Article 66 words

    An was inquest held last night into the cause of the death of the man Carl Barcher, who was found dead suspended to a tree at Mt. Osmond by a strap and fencing ...
  • DEATH OF MOSMAN CAPTAIN SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Mosman Pistol Stanley Calvin Carter Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 5 March 1946, page 3
    Article 60 words

    In ill-health for some time, Captain Stanley Calvin Carter, 36, of Mosman, was found dead in his home to-day. An Italian automatic pistol, ...
  • A GRIM TRAGEDY. Injured Teamster Cuts Throat. [ tagged as Frank Nelson Gascoyne Jimba Jimba Station Suicide Throat cut ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 7 November 1921, page 8
    Article 66 words

    PERTH, Sunday.—Frank Nelson, a teamster, was found dead on the side of a bush track out from Jimba Jimba station, in the Gascoyne district. Investigations by ...
  • VERDICT IN HOTEL TRAGEDY MELBOURNE, Thursday. [ tagged as Alma Bate Poisoning Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 16 December 1938, page 5
    Article 66 words

    After inquiring into the death of Miss Alma Bate, 24, a Brisbane book-keeper who was found dead in a bath at a Melbourne Hotel some ...
  • SENSATIONAL SUICIDE. [ tagged as Abbotsford Dandenong Frederick Bates John Edward Mills Suicide Warburton ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 31 August 1921, page 5
    Article 110 words

    Placing a 5lb. charge of gelignite under his chest while lying on the ground, and exploding with a fuse and detonator, John-Edward Mills, aged 32 years, a woodcutter, living at 28 Park street, Abbotsford. ...
  • COLLAPSED IN PARK SYDNEY, Thursday. [ tagged as Gerald Allen Hyde Park Poison Potts Point Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 25 January 1929, page 2
    Article 82 words

    Gerald Allen, 40, insurance agent residing at Potts Point, died at Sydney hospital about mid-day from the effects of poisoning. While walking ...
  • SUICIDE OF A YOUTH. ADELAIDE, August 2. [ tagged as Hanged Michael Maddigan Port Wakefield Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 3 August 1897, page 5
    Article 59 words

    A youth 16 years of age, named Michael Maddigan, who has been missing for, a week, was found dead to-day in the bush a mile and a half from his home at Port ...
  • TERRIBLE TRAGEDY IN SYDNEY. A FATAL MISTAKE. MURDER AND SUICIDE. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) SYDNEY, January 12. [ tagged as Annie C Wilson George Edwards Joseph Wilson murder suicide Van Kaspelen Woolloomooloo ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 13 January 1893, page 5
    Article 928 words

    A terrible tragedy was enacted at Woolloomooloo about noon to-day, when a man named Van Kaspelen, a well-known crayon artist, shot a woman named Mrs. Annio C. ...
  • ANOTHER SYDNEY SUICIDE. SYDNEY, December 6. [ tagged as Arsenic Australian Rifles Capt J J Barrington Suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 7 December 1898, page 5
    Article 38 words

    Another military officer committed suicide to-day. Captain J. J. Barrington, of the Australian Rifles, taking a fatal dose of arsenic. Ill-health is believed to have ...
  • STARTLING SEQUEL TO THE BRUNSWICK INFANTICIDE CASE. THE PUBLIC EXECUTIONER COMMITS SUICIDE. UNWILLINGNESS TO HANG MRS. KNORR SAID TO BE THE CAUSE. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) MELBOURNE, January 8. [ tagged as 'Jones the hangman' Baby Farming Case hangman Jones KNORR Frances suicide William Perrins ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 9 January 1894, page 3
    Article 237 words

    Wm. Perrins, kuown to the public generally as "Jones the hangman," committed suicide in Melbourne Gaol on Saturday by catting his throa. His reason for the act ...
  • MURDERER DEFIED HANGMAN PERTH, Thursday. [ tagged as Fremantle Gaol Leonard Charles Jackson murder Stella Farnworth suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 18 April 1947, page 4
    Article 83 words

    Leonard Charles Jackson, who was convicted of murder and was under death sentence, committed suicide in his goal cell at Fremantle. ...
  • VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, JANUARY 7. SUICIDE OF AN EXECUTIONER. [ tagged as hangman Jones Melbourne Gaol Melbourne Gaol suicide suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 8 January 1894, page 5
    Article 181 words

    Jones, the hangman, committed suicide by cutting his throat in the Melbourne Gaol on Saturday. He was to have hanged Mrs. Knorr on Monday week, and his suicide is supposed to ...
  • INDIA. [ tagged as Aboriginal Backhouse Circular Head Great Island Henry Hellyer Quakers Suicide VDL Co Walker ]

    The Hobart Town Courier (Tas. : 1827 - 1839) Friday 28 September 1832, page 4
    Article 2314 words

    Mr. Crawford, of London, has written a letter to Mr. Ricketts, of Bancoorali, on the reform of East Indian affairs, published in the Calcutta papers, which has excited very great ...
  • Immigration. (From Tuesday's Government Gazette) [ tagged as MACQUOID Elizabeth MACQUOID Thomas Suicide ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 14 October 1841, page 3
    Article 1489 words

    Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, llth October, 1841.—With reference to the Regulations dated 3rd March, 1840, and 30th March and 18th August, 1841, His Excellency the ...
  • ALLEGED SUICIDE PACT PERTH, Monday. [ tagged as Esther Challing Meckering Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 2 October 1934, page 1
    Article 61 words

    Unhappy at the refusal of the Child Welfare Department to allow them to be married, a girl and youth are alleged to have agreed upon a death pact ...
  • SUICIDE AT PERTH. Perth, October 19. [ tagged as David Smith Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 20 October 1910, page 11
    Article 79 words

    David Smith, an elderly man, who recently arrived in the city from the timber mills, shot himself in the forehead with a breech-loading double-barrelled pistol on ...
  • SUICIDE BY HANGING. Perth, July 28. [ tagged as George Thompson Pingelly Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 29 July 1913, page 11
    Article 36 words

    A police report from Pingelly to-day states that George Thompson, aged 52, hanged himself by strips of blanket in a cell. Thompson was remanded and under ...
  • WESTERN AUSTRALIA. PERTH, January 29. SUICIDE BY POISON. [ tagged as John Crowley Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 30 January 1907, page 5
    Article 31 words

    A blacksmith's striker, John Crowley, aged about 50, and single, committed suicide this afternoon at the Fremantle Baths by drinking poison. ...
  • WESTERN AUSTRLIA. PERTH, November 12. SUICIDE BY SHOOTING. [ tagged as Gilbert Hughes Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 13 November 1908, page 7
    Article 35 words

    Gilbert Hughes, about 30 years of age, shot himself this afternoon, his body being found in the bush about a mile from South Perth. ...
  • THE SUICIDE AT YARRA BEND. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS. [ tagged as Ellen Davidson suicide Yarra Bend Lunatic Asylum ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 21 January 1864, page 7
    Article 250 words

    Sir,—Referring to your report in this day's issue, concerning the inquest on the body of the late Ellen Davidson, at the Yarra Bend Lunatic Asylum, yesterday, I would most ...
  • SUICIDE AT FREMANTLE. Perth, October 3. [ tagged as Charles Noble Messrs H Jones Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 4 October 1917, page 7
    Article 68 words

    Charles Noble, attorney for Messrs. H. Jones & Co., jam manufacturers, jumped over the high bridge at Fremantle and was drowned this morning. The body has not ...
  • TIRED OF LIFE. ANOTHER PERTH SUICIDE. Perth, June 9. [ tagged as Percy George McColl Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 10 June 1909, page 8
    Article 94 words

    Percy George McColl, a caretaker, 35 years of age, shot himself with a bre[?]chloading gun at Commercial Buildings early this morning, half his head being b[?]own ...
  • WESTERN AUSTRALIA. PERTH. October 6. SUICIDE OF A WOMAN. [ tagged as Alice Maude Burgoyne Kelmscott Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 7 October 1909, page 8
    Article 50 words

    Alice Maude Burgoyne, a single woman. 45 years of age, who attempted suicide at Kelmscott yesterday afternoon by gashing her arm with a table knife, and ...
  • WESTERN AUSTRALIA. PERTH, APRIL 21. SUICIDE OF A VENTRILOQUIST. [ tagged as E D Davies Esperance Suicide Ventriloquist ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 22 April 1896, page 5
    Article 29 words

    A telegram from Esperance states that E. D. Davies, a well-known ventriloquist, shot himself dead while in bed yesterday morning. ...
  • TO AVOID DISGRACE. A MINER'S SUICIDE. Perth, March 10. [ tagged as George Harvey Norseman Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 11 March 1912, page 10
    Article 48 words

    The mutilated body of a miner, George Harvey, who was wanted by the police on a serious charge, was found in a shaft close to Norseman yesterday morning. The ...
  • KILLED BY A TRAIN. A YOUNG MAN'S SUICIDE. Perth, August 15. [ tagged as Joseph Holding Subiaco Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 16 August 1906, page 6
    Article 48 words

    Joseph Holding, a single man, aged 25, employed as a greengrocer at Subiaco, threw himself under the Perth to Fremantle train this morning, and was killed ...
  • LOST AT THE RACES. BARMAID WHO COMMITTED SUICIDE. Perth, December 28. [ tagged as Lizzie Jackson Shamrock Hotel Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 29 December 1911, page 6
    Article 67 words

    Mrs. Lizzie Jackson, the barmaid, who, after having lost her money at the races, swallowed a quantity of lysol at the Shamrock Hotel on Tuesday evening, died in ...
  • QUEENSLAND. BRISBANE, August 25. [ tagged as Suicide The Kenniffs ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 26 August 1902, page 5
    Article 87 words

    Counsel for the Kenniffs to-day applied for a postponement of the trial to the Supreme Court Sittings at Brisbane on November 3, or the Rockhampton Sittings on ...
  • LEYBURN. (FROM A CORRESPONDENT.) April 9th. [ tagged as Drowning Leyburn Mail hold up Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 14 April 1864, page 3
    Article 1205 words

    THE mail from Leyburn to Goondiwindi was, on yesterday, "stuck-up" on the Bundamba Run by two armed men, one an old and the other a young man; their faces were concealed ...
  • SUICIDE OF THE REV. ROBERT BATHURST. [ tagged as Robert Bathurst Suicide ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 9 July 1829, page 4
    Article 536 words

    A few days since the family of the Right Reverend the Lord Bishop of Norwich was thrown into a state of the deepest aff[?]ion and alarm by the unexpected and heart-rending intelligence that one of its ...
  • The Brisbane Courier. THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 1890. [ tagged as Henry Allen Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 28 August 1890, page 4
    Article 6658 words

    OF scarcely less significance than the widening breach made in the strike blockade by the working and despatch of steamers all round the coast by free labour, ...
  • MAGISTERIAL INQUIRIES. [ tagged as Arthur Hamilton City Police Court George Lowe James Edgar Richard Roehricht Suicide Train Fatality Victoria Park Brisbane death William Day Wooloowin ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 14 February 1890, page 2
    Article 325 words

    The magisterial inquiry into the death of Richard H. O. Ro[?]richt, whose body was found in the Victoria Park on the 30th January last, was closed at the City Police ...
  • TO-DAY, NOVEMBER 5. [ tagged as Brisbane Full Court Dunwich Asylum Frank North Henry Harrop J Baxters Fish Story Landsborough Expedition Legislative Assembly Long Chong Maneroo Station Wool Burnt Meeting of Creditors Mingo Spears Chinaman Mining Publican's License Rabbit Board Richard Alfred Unit Shearer (2) Stewart Hastie Suicide William Pontifex Liggins ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 5 November 1891, page 4
    Detailed lists, results, guides 5217 words

  • SUICIDE BY SHOOTING. [ tagged as Bendigo Duke of York Hotel John Sheehan shooting suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 22 June 1910, page 13
    Article 45 words

    An inquest has been held into the circumstances of the death of John Sheehan[?] who committed suicide at the Duke of York Hotel, Bendigo. A verdict was ...
  • QUEENSLAND. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) TOOWOOMBA, November 4. [ tagged as Artesian Water Bush Fires Condamine River Drowning Fatal Accident Holmes Suicide in Lockup Kanakas Moonjowie Mrs Pierce -Lemon Tree Sugar Industry Suicide Thomas Steel Tilbooroo Tinnenburra Station ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 5 November 1891, page 5
    Article 619 words

    The body of Mrs. Pierce, who had been missing from Lemon-tree since 21st October, was found on Monday in the Condamine River She was old and feeble, and must have ...
  • LATEST INTERCOLONIAL NEWS. [ tagged as Burt and Co's Horse Bazaar Bush Fires Chinese Miners Cowl Cowl Run Drowning Dungara Flats George Richards Inquest John Davis John Gray Mete Kingi Wanganui Chief Mr Colvin Mysterious Death Richard Gage Cooper Suicide Windooran Station ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 5 May 1868, page 3
    Article 3167 words

    WE are in receipt of files of Sydney papers to Friday last, from which we make the following extracts:— One of the tins of Ritchie's preserved ...
  • MR. ROEHRICHT'S DEATH. MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. [ tagged as Richard Hugo Oswald Roehricht Suicide Victoria Park Brisbane death ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 7 February 1890, page 3
    Article 724 words

    The magisterial inquiry into the cause of [?]eath of Richard Hugo Oswald Roehricht, who was found dead, with a bullet [?]ound in his head, in the Victoria ...
  • NEWS AND NOTES. BY A SYDNEY MAN. No. XCVII. Thursday, March 22. [ tagged as Sarah Marks Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 26 March 1866, page 3
    Article 3737 words

    HAPPENING to look at the almanac, as is my wont, I find it recorded by the Brisbane Courier's issue of that calendar for 1866 that on " Thursday, March 22, Sir C. Fitzroy visited ...
  • YOUNG MAN TIRED OF LIFE. [ tagged as Death Suicide Toobeah William Cooper ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 16 December 1925, page 27
    Article 94 words

    GOONDIWINDI (Q.), Tuesday.—While the Dirranbandi mail train was entering the Toobeah station yesterday several persons on the platform saw William ...
  • INTERCOLONIAL. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) NEW SOUTH WALES. SYDNEY, February 4. [ tagged as Champion Sculler Stanbury Death Influenza Moonta Mines Mr John Soal Oarsman Sullivan New Zealand Struck by Lightning Suicide Wallaroo Mines William Shields ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 5 February 1892, page 5
    Article 632 words

    Stanbury, the champion sculler, has expressed his willingness to row Sullivan, the New Zealand oarsman, for £200 a side, and a match will probably be arranged within a few ...
  • HOTEL SENSATION Manageress Commits Suicide AFTER ATTEMPTED INCENDIARISM SYDNEY, Tuesday. [ tagged as bedore fernandez fire glenbrook hotel lapstone hotel penrith suicide vedore fernandez vera fernandez ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Wednesday 15 October 1930, page 5
    Article 378 words

    After,setting fire to the Lapstone Hotel near Penrith shortly after midnight. Miss Vedore Fornandez, aged 10. shot herself dead in the presence ...
  • HOTEL SENSATION Verdict Of Suicide AT INQUEST ON MANAGERESS SYDNEY Wednesday. [ tagged as bedore fernandez fire glenbrook hotel lapstone hotel penrith suicide vedore fernandez vera fernandez ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 23 October 1930, page 3
    Article 208 words

    The coroner to-day held an inquiry into the death of Vera Fernandez, the manageress of the Lapstone Hotel, and also'into the cause of a fire of the. ...
  • TRAGEDY AT HOTEL. SIICIDE OF MANAGERESS. SETS FIRE TO BEDROOMS. Eve of Shareholders' Meeting. [ tagged as bedore fernandez fire glenbrook hotel lapstone hotel penrith suicide vedore fernandez vera fernandez ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 15 October 1930, page 8
    Article 201 words

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—Beautifully appointed, and overlooking the picturesque Nepean flats, the Lapstone Hotel at Glenbrook was the scene of a remarkable ...
  • SUMMARY OF NEWS. [ tagged as Chas PAYNE MOSS VALE suicide Town Clerk ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 1 March 1892, page 4
    Article 833 words

    Unsettled cloudy and showery weather is expected in most parts of Queensland. At the annual meeting of the Queensland Rifle Association last night, speeches were ...
  • CABLE MESSAGES DELAYED. [ tagged as 1897 ALLEN William of NSW Allora Belgian COnsul Boggo Road Gaol Boulia district Bunda Station Charters Towers CHRISTENSEN Johannes L Clifton Cloncurry Commercial Traveller CONNELLY Constable Darling Downs death from thirst Drover Eastern Creek Finney Isles and Co Flinders River Gatton Agricultural COllege GRIFFIN Constable Hamilton River Hughenden k FORBES John Kennedy Bros lost in bush MARTIN Thomas MATTHEWS William Murder Normanton Royal Bank Qld Saxby River sheep perished Suicide THORPE Walter Tooleybuck Station Transcontinental Hotel WHITAKER Thomas William ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 8 January 1897, page 4
    Article 3590 words

    A hurricane at Port Darwin, as notified in another column, has seriously damaged the telegraph lines at that place, and consequently cable communication by the ...
  • SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. (From the S. M. Herald.) ARRIVALS. [ tagged as Barque Brothers Brothers Barque Murder ship Brothers ship Chieftan ship Christina ship Comet ship Eagle ship Earl of Hardwicke ship Favourite ship Helen ship John ship Liberty ship Lucy ship Mermaid ship Midas ship Nestor ship Oriental ship Romp ship Shamrock ship Skerne ship Toroa Suicide ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Wednesday 30 October 1850, page 2
    Article 4657 words

    OCT. 24.—Shamrock, steamer, 200 tons, Captain Gilmore, from Launceston the 16th, Melbourne the 21st, and Twofold Bay the 23rd instant. Passengers—Mr. and Mrs. Easy, Mr. ...
  • COUNTRY NEWS. BENDIGO. THURSDAY EVENING. [ tagged as Carl Deimer suicide Sutton Grange ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 14 December 1894, page 6
    Article 1215 words

    The Miners Association to-night decided to ask the Government to expend a portion of the money voted towards subsidising prospectors in Gippsland in having this district ...
  • ACCIDENTS AND OFFENCES. [ tagged as 1890 Brisbane Courier 1890 Canobie Cloncurry LAWRENCE Bernice Wallin LAWRENCE Eleanor Beatrice LINDEMANN v KIPPER New Guinea Estae New Guinea Estate Sarah Ann Taylor suicide Toowong Cemetery WRIGHT Fred ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 21 October 1890, page 2
    Article 577 words

    At the South Brisbane Police Court yesterday before Messrs. G. P. M. Murray, police[?] magistrate and W. G. Chancellor and A. R. Jones, JJ.P., Sarah Ann Taylor(40), England, six ...
  • ADELAIDE. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] January 24. [ tagged as accidental drowning Black Diamond Brisbane Courier 1881 Bundamba Creek bushrangers Cairns Chronicle Clermont Heathcote Ipswich Advocate KELLEHER Thomas Kelly Gang Melbourne Age New Zealand Times Police Court Richart HART Silver King Steve HART suicide The Herberton tin Victoria Bridge Walshs Bridge Wilde River ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 25 January 1881, page 3
    Article 3509 words

    The Orient steamer John Elder arrived at Adelaide to-day. Her passengers are as follow:— Saloon: The Bishop of Grafton, Miss Kennedy, Miss Zunmerman, Miss Perrott, Mrs. Mohill, ...
  • AN ACCOUNTANT'S SUICIDE A VICTIM TO DRINK. Melbourne, February 2. [ tagged as Bichloride of Gold Institute Edward Reynell suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 3 February 1908, page 8
    Article 173 words

    At the enquiry yesterday concerning the death of Edward Reynell, accountant, who shot himself on Friday at his lodgings in Elizabeth-street north, the deceased's ...
  • UNDERWORLD CHARACTER FOUND DEAD IN FLAT SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Consorting Frank Green Guido Calletti Matilda Parsons - Tilly Devine Nellie Burke Nellie Caletti (Bourke - nee Cameron) - suicide PARSONS Matilda Suicide Sydney Underworld Tilley Devine ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 10 November 1953, page 1
    Article 362 words

    Nellie Burke, or Cameron, one of Sydney underworld's notorious characters, is dead, at 41. ...
  • INTERCOLONIAL NEWS. NEW SOUTH WALES. [ tagged as 1868 Bowling Alley Point Coonabarabran EDWARDS police magistsrate magisterial inquiry murder Queanbeyan Age suicide Tamworth Examiner woman saved by cows ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 25 May 1868, page 7
    Article 3214 words

    Our files are to the 21st inst. We extract the following:— EXTRAORDINARY PROCEEDINGS BY AN AMERICAN SKIPPER.—The conduct of Captain ...
  • SANDHURST. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) SATURDAY. [ tagged as E C Bell James Davies Sandhurst suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 27 June 1887, page 3
    Article 98 words

    A sad case of suicide, in which the place of selt-destruction chosen was a cemetery, was inquired into by the deputy coroner (Mr. E. C. Bell) this morning. The name of the suicide ...
  • [From Melbourne papers.] VICTORIA. GEELONG, December 10. [ tagged as Ironbark John Jeffrey Lansell's 180 suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 15 December 1884, page 3
    Article 903 words

    The field trial of reapers and binders, as exhibited at the late show of the Geelong and Western District Agricultural and Horticultural Society was held at Mr. Walker's ...
  • INTERCOLONIAL TELEGRAMS. [ tagged as 1872 BUCKLEY P C CONNOR death DERMODY diptheria KROHMAN Ninety Mile Beach Prospect Queenscliff Sale Victoria STEVENSON James suicide Symthesdale Tambaroora ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 22 June 1872, page 3
    Article 930 words

    By the Southern Cross we have Melbourne papers to Wednesday, but, from some unexplained reason, no later provincial papers than Tuesday. ...
  • The Argus. PUBLISHED DAILY. TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 1876. [ tagged as Mount Jeffcott Richard Watson Sherwood selector suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 21 March 1876, page 4
    Article 9713 words

    We published an article on Saturday last from the United States Economist, reviewing the commercial situation and prospects of that country, and ...
  • LATER INTERCOLONIAL NEWS. [ tagged as insanity Mount Jeffcott Richard Sherwood suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 22 March 1876, page 3
    Article 1993 words

    The s.s. Derwent, which arrived in Launceston from Melbourne on Saturday last, brought Victorian journals from the 15th to the 17th instant; and South Australian from the 10th to ...
  • DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. [ tagged as Aelarium tremens Aytoun Bangalore Bretherton Bretherton v Aytoun Brig Captain Simpson Chinaman Domestic intelligence Edward Price Ipswich (2) Mort Murder Ocock Police Office (2) Recovery of wages Refusal to work Reported murder Rumour Scarcity of vegetables Steam-boat Stevedore Suicide Sydney The Bench The Rebecca Thornton Threatening language Wages case William Richardson Wool ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Saturday 25 January 1851, page 2
    Article 2536 words

    REPORTED MURDER.—A rumour was current in town yesterday, that a Chinaman had recently been murdered in the vicinity of Ipswich; but we have not been able to ascertain the particulars. ...
  • DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. DRAYTON. (From our Correspondent.) [ tagged as 1856 Accidently killed Alluvial Anti-separation meeting Apathy Armidale Express Arthur McArthur (2) Atkinson Aubigny Barney Bedford Benhow Berks Breakfast Creek Bremer River Brisbane (8) Brisbane Gaol Brisbane River Brisbane Water Supply Brooks Brroks Buckingham Building News Bundamba Creek Bunhill-Fields Bunyan Calais Campbelltown (2) Capitalist Captain Daveney Captain Towns Captain-General Cemetery Charles Berkman childbirth Clarence River Clark Irving Clarke Irving Cleveland Coal Colonel Barney Colonel Gray Colonial Parliament Commander-in-Chief Commissioner of Crown Lands Commissioners Compulsory vaccination Condamine River (2) Consolation Stakes Constitution Constitution Act Convicts Corporal County of Stanley (2) Court House (2) Coutts Dam Darling Downs (2) Darling Downs Cup David Ball David Bell De Foe desertion Destitution Dix (2) Domestic Intelligence (2) Donaldson Ministry Dr Greenup Dr Rutter Dr Sachee Dr Simpson Drayton (6) Dressings Dried up Drought Drowned E T Aldridge Eagle Farm Earl Grey East Maitland Education Edward Crooke Electric Telegraph Eliza Bagnal Engineer English F Hudson (2) Faug Feeny Foig-a-ballagh Freeholders G W Maskwell G Walker Gaoler Gaols George Appel George Collins George Harris George Langtry George Lewis George Walker (3) German Gold Gold diggings Government Gazette Government Medical advisor Governor Sir Charles Fitz Roy Governor-General Grafton Grand Picnic Hack Hurdle Race Hexham Higgins Hodgson Horsemen House of Commons Hudson s Bay Hunter River Hurdle Race Inheritance Interior Districts Investigation Ipswich (5) J Collins J Richardson J Russell James Gibbon James McClelland James Sloman James Sutherland John Cockerill John Collins (3) John Harris John Markwell John Walsh La Rosiere Land Sale Land sales Legislative Assembly (2) Line regiment Liverpool (2) Lloyd Davis London M Berkman M Birkman Macalister Magic Magistrate Maher Maitland Maitland Mercury Marcus Berkman Margaret Mooney Mark McCarthy Mason McArthur McGowan Mehan Menangle Monopolist Montpelier Moreton Bay Moreton Bay Building Society Revived Moreton Bay Courier Mormon imposter Morning Post My Mary N Scalon New England (2) New South Wales (2) New York Newbold (2) Newcastle North Australian North Eastern Districts North-western road Northern Coast Line Office of suburban vaccinator Otto Sachae (2) Otto Sachee (2) Owen Lambert Parish of Chuwar Parish of Ipswich Parramatta Pennant Hills Penrith Petrie Pine River Police District of Warwick Police Office (2) Port of Brisbane Portugal Postmaster-General Prison Professors of crime Prophet Proposed dam Public Holiday Public Meetings Publican s Purse Purveyor Queen Street R Campbell Railway (2) Railway Extension Reformation Rev Dr Lang Rev Mr Creyke Rev Mr Voller Richard Burnett Richmond River Robert Little Robert Orr Rocky River Diggings Russian S Mehan (2) Safety Valve Samuel Fisher Sandgate (2) Scale of Fees on Deeds School of Arts Scott Sea-sickness Select committee Separation movement Sheweth Shipowner Singleton Sir G Grey Snow South Australia Southern Line Spicer s Peak (2) Spragg Stanley State Aid to Religion Steam-tug Steamer Stephens storekeeper Suicide Surveyor-General Sydney (5) T Franz T Mather Tenterfield (2) The Act of 16th and 17th Victoria The Assemly The Breadalbane The Corporation of London The Downs The Government The Home Secretary The Hospital The Ministry The Swamp The Vistula Thomas McEvoy Three-mile Scrub Ticket-of-leave Title Deeds Tomstones Tooth Toronto Tradesman Tram roads Transportation Traveling diseased sheep United Districts (2) United States Utah Vaccination Van Dieman s Land Vice Admiral Victoria (3) W Andrews W C Houston W Cook Want of water Wardsman Warwick (6) Warwick Bench of Magistrates Waste Lands Welter Stakes Western Australia Wheel-barrows William Barker William Bergen William Buckley William Carter (2) William Craig William Thomas Danison Knight Woogaroo Wright ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Saturday 12 July 1856, page 2
    Article 8660 words

    A GERMAN in the employment of Mr. Co[?]tts, of Ellangowan, cut his thr[?] last week. No reason is known for the committ[?] of the awful act. One evening lately, Mrs. M—, the wife of a ...
  • PRISONER'S BLANKET ROPE. "I WILL BE HANGED ANYHOW." [ tagged as Crime Ernest Austin Ernest Austin (1890 - 1913) - child-killer Ivy Mitchell Murder Samford Samford Murder Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 29 August 1913, page 4
    Article 238 words

    BRISBANE, Thursday.—The case was resumed in the Criminal Court to day in which Ernest Austin was charged that, on June 8, at Cedar Greek load, samford, he ...
  • POSTSCRIPT. [ tagged as 40th Regiment convict convicts Gosling insanity John John Moncrief London lunacy McKerrony McKerrow Moncrief prisoners Reverend Reverend Smith Sheerness Smith Stopford suicide typhus William Gosling ]

    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Monday 26 November 1827, page 2
    Article 3785 words

    Yesterday arrived from London and Sheerness, whence she sailed 22d of July, the ship John, Captain JOHN MONCRIFF, with 180 male prisoners. The guard comprises a detachment of the 40th Regt. ...
  • SUICIDE ON WIFE'S DEATH ANNIVERSARY. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 11 December 1907, page 8
    Article 37 words

    SYDNEY, Tuesday. — Richard John Tanner, a prominent resident of the Quirindi district, committed suicide by hanging at Wallabadah yesterday, which ...
  • G.N. 179-19. RETURN OF ALL PERSONS WITHOUT RELATIVES KNOWN ORR RESIDENT IN THE NORTHERN TERRITORY OF AUSTRALIA, WHO HAVE DIED, OR BEEN FOUND DEAD IN ANY PUBLIC PLACE IN THE NORTHERN TERRITORY, DURING THE PERIOD BETWEEN THE 1st. DAY OF JULY 1918 AND THE 30th. DAY OF JUNE 1919, AND CONCERNING WHOSE DEATH THE POLICE CAN FURNISH ANY INFORMATION. [ tagged as drowning Galvin suicide ]

    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Saturday 16 August 1919, page 13
    Article 619 words

    William Arthur Huntley, aged about 49 years, 5ft. 6in. high. Dark complexion, medium build, dark moustache. Painter. Drowned at the ...
  • SHOCKING TRAGEDY NEAR BENALLA. BRUTAL MURDER OF A GIRL. SUICIDE OF THE MURDERER. VERDICT OF TEMPORARY INSANITY. (BY TELEGRAPH FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) WANGARATTA, THURSDAY. [ tagged as Constable Patrick Blade Ellen Grace LLoyd George Lionel Lambert Jane Lloyd John James Lloyd Lurg murder Patrick Blade suicide Thomas Lloyd ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 24 January 1890, page 5
    Article 1611 words

    A terrible tragedy occurred yesterday afternoon at Lurg, near the small township of Greta, which will be remembered in connection with the Kelly outlaws some years ago, ...
  • A WELL-KNOWN MUSICIAN. MR. MARTIN SIMONSEN SHOOTS HIMSELF. [ tagged as Australian singers Frances Saville Martin Simonsen Simonsen family Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 4 December 1899, page 5
    Article 578 words

    Mr. Martin Simonsen, the head of the well-known musical family of that name (says the Melbourne "Argus" of 29th November), committed suicide yesterday ...
  • STATIONMASTER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Galvin suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 24 July 1906, page 6
    Article 98 words

    SYDNEY. Monday.—The body of Mr. Galvin, acting officer in charge of Marrar railway station, in the Jun[?] district. was found shot through the head on Saturday ...
  • THE NORTH CARLTON TRAGEDY. CORONER'S INQUEST. [ tagged as attempted murder suicide Thompson ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 11 May 1889, page 10
    Article 82 words

    Dr. Youl held an inquest at the morgue yesterday on the body of the man Walter Brooks, who shot himself in a house at North Carlton on Thursday morning, alter ...
  • SYDNEY DAY BY DAY. [ tagged as Galvin suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 8 February 1924, page 8
    Article 1056 words

    SYDNEY, Thursday.—Mr. Hughes pleased his audience last night. It had a very large proportion of representatives of the Chamber of Manufactures, and they ...
  • ATTEMPTED SUICIDE AT COOLGARDIE. COOLGARDIE, October 27. [ tagged as boarding chlorodyne Coolgardie single mother suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 28 October 1897, page 5
    Article 113 words

    Mrs. Simpson, aged 29 years, who has been separated from her husband for some years, attempted to commit suicide to-day by drinking two bottles of chlorodyne. ...
  • THE SUICIDE IN THE PERTH PARK. CORONER'S INQUEST. [ tagged as abortion (2) Depression destitute hanging prostitution suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 3 November 1898, page 3
    Article 575 words

    The adjourned inquiry into the cause of the death of Nelly Conolly,whose body was found hanging in the Perth Park on the 18th ultimo, was held at tho Bohemia Hall, ...
  • TASMANIA. WE have received our usual files of Hobart Town and Launceston papers, from which we extract as under:— [ tagged as 1855 DU CROZ Hobart Town and Launceston newspapers Inquest MANNION Lawrence of 99th regiment Military Guard on board the Lady Franklin suicide Sydney Morning Herald Tasmania ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 5 March 1855, page 3
    Article 1504 words

    GOVERNMENT COTTAGE.—We understand that directions have been issued for having Government cotage put into a state of thorough repair immediately; and that an addition of two rooms will be made. For ...
  • INQUESTS. SUICIDE BY HANGING. [ tagged as 1880 Inquests MANNION Thomas suicide The Argus Melbourne Yarra Bend Asylum for insanity ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 7 December 1880, page 10
    Article 318 words

    Dr. Youl held an inquest at Fitzroy yesterday upon the body of Thomas Mannion, a cabman, aged 44 years, who committed suicide by hanging himself early the same ...
  • BRIGHTON SUICIDE. [ tagged as Brighton Frederick Roberts Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 27 January 1908, page 7
    Article 53 words

    The body, which was found lying on the railway line at the New-street gales, Middle Brighton, on Friday morning, has been identified by Mr. Robert Green, ...
  • MURDER AND SUICIDE. THE WEE JASPER TRAGEDY. LETTER OF CONFESSION. YASS (N.S.W.), July l8. [ tagged as Alexander McBean Gertie McAlister Leslie McBean murder Norman McBean suicide Wee Jasper station ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 20 July 1914, page 5
    Article 495 words

    Two Coroner's inquests to-day were the concluding chapter of the tragedies at the Wee Jasper station, where a girl named Gertic McAlister was ...
  • THE WEE JASPER TRAGEDY. RESULT OF LOVE AFFAIR. YOUNG MAN COMMITS SUICIDE YASS (N.S.W.), July 17. [ tagged as Alexander McBean Dr English Gertie McAlister murder Norman McBean Police-Constable McCarthy suicide Thomas McAlister Wee Jasper station ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 18 July 1914, page 5
    Article 511 words

    An inquest was held to-day on the body of the young woman Gertie McAlister, who was found lying dead from a gunshot wound in the kitchen of the We[?] Jasper ...
  • INQUEST. DEATH OF JOHN CURLEY, DEPUTY-GAOLER. [ tagged as 1904 June CURLEY John Deputy Gaoler at H M Gaol Hobart Inquest KERLEY John Suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 13 June 1904, page 5
    Article 371 words

    At the General Hospital on Saturday morning, 11th inst., the Coroner (Mr. A. Riddoch) held an inquest touching the death of John Curley, late deputy-gaoler ...
  • LEAP FROM SKYSCRAPER. Mrs. Grainger Killed. Mother of Famous Musician. NEW YORK, April 30. [ tagged as John Henry Grainger CE Percy Grainger (2) Rose Grainger suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 2 May 1922, page 7
    Article 249 words

    Mrs. Rose Annie Grainger, the mother of Mr. Percy Grainger, the famous Australian composer and pianist, leaped from the 18th story of the [?]olian Building, in the ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. ARARAT, Saturday. [ tagged as Henry Shalders Jallukar suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 20 May 1901, page 9
    Article 82 words

    An old man named Henry Shalders, a farmer at Jallukar, committed suicide in a very determined manner. He had been fuiling mentally and physically for some ...
  • THE DARLINGTON TRAGEDY. CORONER'S INQUEST. [ tagged as 36 Caroline St Newspaper mentions coroner Darlington Edward George Parker inquest Mary Ellen Parker murder suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 27 August 1886, page 4
    Article 974 words

    Yesterday afternoon the City Coroner, Mr. H. Shiell, J.P., held an inquest at Ivory's Family Hotel, Wilsonstreet, Darlington, touching the death of Mary Ellen Parker and Edward George Porker, who were found ...
  • DEATH FROM POISONING. WEST MAITLAND, Thursday. [ tagged as Charles Tilley Narrowgut Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 5 June 1903, page 6
    Article 37 words

    Charles Tilley, who was removed from Narrowgut to the Maitland Hospital yesterday suffering from acid poisoning, died this morning. At the inquest held to-day a verdict of suicide was returned. ...
  • CORONER'S INQUESTS FOR 1872. [ tagged as Accidental injuries causing death Act of an incendiary Alfred Lester American Circus Apoplexy (2) Arson Bridger Burns (2) Burtcher Butcher Cafferty Chemicals Child murder Cholordyne City Coroner Coates Congestion of brain Coroner (2) Coroner s Court Coroner s inquest Crown and Stanley Streets Death Defence Force Disease Disease of the heart (2) Drowning (2) Epileptic convulsions Explosion Exposure Fatal injuries Felo-de-se Fire Fire inquests Garrotters George Robert Nichols George Street North Goulburn and Sussex Streets Grocer (2) Hemorrhage during operation Henry Shiell Infanticide (2) Influence of drink Influence of liquor Inquest Intemperance Irritant poison Kerosene oil Lodger Manslaughter (3) Meyers Miller s Point Murder Myers Natural causes O Neill Open verdict Overdose Overlain Overlain in bed Parramatta (2) Parramatta River (2) Prince of Wales Opera House Public House Ryde Scalds Self-neglect Simpson Spontaneous combustion Stillborn Suffocated Suicide (3) Sunstroke Sydney (2) Sydney Infirmary Temporary insanity Tost Vaughan W P Walker Ward Waterloo Willful murder ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1873, page 7
    Article 1811 words

    DURING the year 1872, the Coroner for the police district of Sydney (Mr. Henry Shiell) held a total of 136 inquests, [?] number which is inclusive of three held touching the origin of fires in the city and suburbs. All the fire ...
  • DELIBERATE STRANGULATION [ tagged as Orange Strangulation Suicide William Birney ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 June 1908, page 19
    Article 51 words

    SYDNEY, Friday,—William Birney, an old-age pensioner, ended his life in a determined manner. He was found dead in his but near Orange, having placed a strap ...
  • SUPPOSED SUICIDE. [ tagged as Cardiff Sarah Hayward Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 22 February 1905, page 6
    Article 59 words

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—Sarah Hayward, wife of a miner at Cardiff, in the Newcastle district, died this afternoon under circumstances pointing to suicide. She had been ...
  • FATALITIES AND ACCIDENTS. "A WIFE'S TERRIBLE DISCOVERY. [ tagged as Dr William Collings Dawson suicide Sydney ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 23 September 1915, page 9
    Article 636 words

    Shortly after 2 p.m. on Wednesday Henry 15. Cattran entered the kitchen of his shop in Hughes-street, Mile-End, and began to cut a sandwich. His wife left the kitchen ...
  • NEW SOUTH WALES. SYDNEY, FRIDAY. [ tagged as Emma Harrison Suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 15 April 1893, page 3
    Article 119 words

    At the Metropolitan Quarter Sessions to-day, Resseigh Martin, who served a term of imprisonment for criminally libelling Chief Railway Commissioner Eddy, was found ...
  • WOMAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as PALMER Reginald Middleton Suicide Witness ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 11 November 1937, page 7
    Article 130 words

    A finding of suicide was recorded by the Parramatta District Coroner (Mr. G. R. Williams), at an inquest yesterday [?]nto the death of Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Brown, widow, o[?] ...
  • MURDER AND SUICIDE. [ tagged as Ernest Relat John Witzerman murder New Norfolk New Norfolk murder suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 2 March 1903, page 5
    Article 99 words

    An inquest was held at New Norfolk on Saturday regarding the deaths of Ernest Relat and John Witzerman. The evidence showed that the latter formed an impression ...
  • WIFE'S PATHETIC DEATH. [ tagged as Dr Cole Elna Stewart George Thomas Stewart Hawthorn suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 11 April 1913, page 8
    Article 110 words

    An inquiry was conducted at the Morgue yesterday by Dr. Cole, the coroner, into the circumstances attending the death of Elan Stewart, married woman, who committed ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Andrew Tobin (2) suicide (2) ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 15 October 1906, page 3
    Article 31 words

    Andrew Tobin, 35, committed suicide this morning by cutting his throat with a razor, on a vacant allotment in the city. He had been drinking heavily ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Andrew Stein Chapel Street suicide temporary insanity ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 13 March 1880, page 8
    Article 507 words

    Mr. Candler held an inquest yesterday at Prahran on the body of the man AndrewStein, a watchmaker, who committed suicide on the previous day by shooting himself with ...
  • MAN FOUND HANGING. RICHMOND, Wednesday. [ tagged as Kurrajong Reuben Suicide Thomas Turner ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 29 November 1929, page 14
    Article 47 words

    Reuben Thomas Turner, 64, labourer, Kurrajong, was found dead hanging by a rope from a rafter at his home. Deceased had also cut his throat apparently with a razor. ...
  • YOUNG WOMAN'S DEATH. [ tagged as age 29 depression note poison Riley Street suicide Surry Hills Vera Pearl mangin ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 24 December 1937, page 10
    Article 80 words

    Miss Pearl Mangin, who lived in a residential in Riley Street, Surry Hills, died in the Manly Hospital early yesterday from the effects of poison. She was found in a serious ...
  • SISTERS' DEATHS. Due to Gas Poisoning. [ tagged as Depression Elena Geary gas Gertrude Geary poisoning Riley Street suicide Surry Hills women ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 29 August 1931, page 14
    Article 70 words

    Elena Geary, 59, and Gertrude Geary, 56, whose bodies were found in their home at Riley-street, Surry Hills, on August 20, died of gas poisoning. ...
  • SUICIDE AT KOORT KOORTNONG. HENRY THOMAS BATTY CUTS HIS THROAT. NO MOTIVE ASSIGNED. [ tagged as BATTY Koort Koort Nong Larra SKENE Suicide ]

    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Tuesday 28 April 1896, page 2
    Article 971 words

  • RADIO PERFORMER'S DFATH [ tagged as Comedian George Blackshaw Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 29 November 1943, page 3
    Article 248 words

    SYDNEY, Sun: The body of George Blackshaw, 31, radio performer, was found on the railway line at St Leonards at 6.20am on Saturday. ...
  • RADIO ARTISTS DEATH Letter Written on Call-up Notice [ tagged as Comedian George Blackshaw Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 29 November 1943, page 7
    Article 247 words

    The body of George Blackshaw, 31, radio performer, was found on the railway line at St. Leonards at 6.20 a.m. on ...
  • THE COSGROVE TRAGEDY. A DEMEN[?]ED MOTHER. MELBOURNE, March 2. [ tagged as Cosgrove tragedy infanticide melancholia post natal depression puerperal fever suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 3 March 1910, page 5
    Article 113 words

    Mrs. Clugson, the demented mother who killed her four children at Cosgrove on December 30, and afterwards attempted to commit suicide, was to-day ...
  • THE ASCOT TANK TRAGEDY. CONDITION OF THE VICTIMS. MELBOURNE, Friday. [ tagged as Ascot Tank tragedy infanticide melancholia pea rifle post natal depression poverty puerperal fever suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 1 January 1910, page 13
    Article 227 words

    The condition of the three victims of the Ascot Tank tragedy, who are at present in mates of the Mooroopna Hospital, is regarded as critical. This morning Mrs. Clugston, who ...
  • ATTEMPTED MURDER AND SUICIDE. SENSATIONAL SHOOTING AFFRAY. A YOUNG WOMAN TWICE SHOT IN THE BREAST. THE WOULD BE MURDERER COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Coolgardie Dr Penny Last Chance claim Mary Watson Mrs Dyson's brothel Murray-street prostitution shooting suicide William Anderson ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 29 June 1896, page 5
    Article 1507 words

    A sensational shooting affray took place at Mrs. Dyson's, in Murray-street West, on Saturday evening, when a man named William Anderson, a Swedish sailor, ...
  • SUICIDE AT KALGOORLIE. KALGOORLIE. Saturday. [ tagged as Edward H Hughes Kalgoorlie shooting suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 7 October 1907, page 8
    Article 57 words

    A middle-aged man, Edward H. Hughes, shot himself yesterday morning. Deceased was formerly accountant on a mine at Murrin Murrin, and was known to be suffering from ...
  • WESTERN AUSTRALIA. SUICIDE OF AN ACCOUNTANT. KALGOORLIE, October 4. [ tagged as Edward H Hughes Kalgoorlie razor suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 5 October 1907, page 6
    Article 41 words

    Edward H. Huges, formerly accountant in a mine at Murrin Murrin, committed suicide to-day by cutting his throat. He suffered from an incurable disease. ...
  • Family Notices [ tagged as Beryl Christian KINSCHER Comedian Deaths Edward Henry Bailey Ethel May RYAN nee MURRAY / HAMBLETON 1943 DEATH NOTICE Family Notices George Blackshaw Ivy Kathleen Byrne Raines Suicide William ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 29 November 1943, page 8
    Family Notices 8286 words

  • POLICE IDENTIFY BOMB-KILLER [ tagged as bombing Boulder depression Montenegro Pero Raiceviech suicide World War II ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 5 February 1942, page 7
    Article 179 words

    KALGOORLIE, Wednesday.—To-day, for the first time since the bombing outrages at Boulder on Monday, no further deaths have been ...
  • THE PARK TRAGEDY. BODY IDENTIFED. [ tagged as age 35 years Court Hotel hanging Lady Smith Lodge Nellie Connolly Nelly Conolly Perth Cemetery Prahran suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 20 October 1898, page 3
    Article 129 words

    The body of the woman found on Tuesday hanging in the Perth Park has been identified as that of Nelly Conolly, supposed to be an ex-resident of Prahran, ...
  • SUMMARY OF NEWS. [ tagged as 1898 Court Hotel hanging Nellie Connolly Nelly Conolly Perth Cemetery suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 20 October 1898, page 4
    Article 752 words

    The body of the young woman found hanging in the Perth Park has been identified as that of Nelly Conolly, who was formerly employed as a barmaid at ...
  • STRANGE CASE OF SUICIDE. [ tagged as MURDOCH suicide TEALE Joseph son of John of Emerald Hill ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 1 June 1878, page 8
    Article 1538 words

    An extraordinary case of apparent suicide was the subject of a coronial inquiry held by Mr. Candler yesterday at Emerald-hill. The deceased person was a man named William ...
  • A Woolloongabba Tragedy. [ tagged as Denis Gorman suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 10 April 1916, page 4
    Article 131 words

    On Saturday Mr. J. Macalister, J.P., concluded the inquiry into the death of Denis Gorman, who on March 24 was found hanging ...
  • MAN FOUND SHOT DEAD. [ tagged as suicide van Dragt ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 4 June 1940, page 10
    Article 62 words

    The body of Christian Henry van Dragt, 63, of Ferngrove Road, Canley Vale, was found in the grounds of the Rookwood Crematorium yesterday. There was a bullet wound through ...
  • LABOURER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Corry Cuthbert suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 13 August 1906, page 3
    Article 132 words

    BALLARAT, Sunday.—Thomas Stevens, a labourer, unmarried, 40 years of age, committed suicide at Egerton this morning. He lived in a hut by himself, and shortly after ...
  • VICTORIA. A MUHDER TH[?] [BT TELEOBAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPODENT.) MELBOUBNE, April 24. [ tagged as Bet Bet shire Darling flood Free Trade movement suicide United Devonshire mine Williamson Garner and Musgrove ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 25 April 1890, page 3
    Article 283 words

    A man named Couch was convicted to day of the murder of one Trevilck, at the United Devonshire Mine, Sandhurst. Sentence of death was passed in due form. The ...
  • A WESTERN TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Brigalow Creek Death by Strychnine Poisoning Harriette Curtis Newman Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 22 February 1908, page 35
    Article 219 words

    An inquiry was held on Monday, before Mr. R. S. Hurd, P.M., into the circumstances attending the death of a young girl under 18 years of age, the daughter of ...
  • A Western Tragedy. [ tagged as Brigalow Creek Death by Strychnine Poisoning Harriette Curtis Newman Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 15 February 1908, page 4
    Article 219 words

    An inquiry was held on Monday, before Mr. R. S. Hurd, P.M., into the circumstances attending the death of a young girl under 18 years of age, the daughter of ...
  • THE COUNTRY. A LOVE TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Brigalow Creek Death by Strychnine Poisoning Harriette Curtis Newman Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 26 February 1908, page 8
    Article 3887 words

    CHARLEVILLE (Qld.), February 19.— A sad case has been reported to the police at Goondiwindi. A daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Newman, of Brigalow Creek, who was ...
  • SUICIDE IN PARIS. An Amorous German. Paris, Nov. 20. [ tagged as barbiturate poisoning suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 22 November 1922, page 9
    Article 202 words

    Bruno Buchenbacher, aged 43, a journalist, who represented some German newspapers, committed suicide by taking veronal in consequence of tangled love ...
  • Suicide at Manly [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 6 August 1914, page 6
    Article 51 words

    John Oliver, aged 68, was found dead this morning,' (our Manly correspondent advised yesterday), [?]anging from the ridgepole of a tent at Lota. The ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. BRISBANE, Tuesday. [ tagged as Henry William Seymour suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 26 October 1910, page 12
    Article 63 words

    Henry William Seymour, a resident of Wynnum, was found dead in his residence this morning at 6.30. His family was attracted to his room by the sound of a gunshot, and ...
  • SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON. [ tagged as Adam Lindsay Gordon Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 25 June 1870, page 5
    Article 1236 words

    An exceedingly painful feeling was created yesterday morning in Melbourne, particularly among literary and sporting circles, by a report that Mr. A. L. Gordon, the well-known ...
  • THE SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON. [ tagged as Adam Lindsay Gordon Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 27 June 1870, page 6
    Article 936 words

    Mr. Candler held an inquest on Saturday at Brighton, on the body of Adam Lindsay Gordon, aged 37 years, who shot himself on the 24th inst. ...
  • MAN'S STRANGE DEA[?] [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 15 August 1921, page 10
    Article 108 words

    About 3.30 o'clock yeaterday morning a man engaged a motor car and asked to be driver to Tennyson-road, Ryde. After travelling half the distance the passenger commenced to ...
  • SLEEPLESS MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as insomnia suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 6 November 1914, page 10
    Article 47 words

    PERTH, Thursday.—An elderly postal employee, William Edward Payne, committed suicide by shooting himself in the temple at Bayswater last night. Deceased ...
  • A SERIES OF DROWNING FATALITIES. MELBOURNE, Monday. [ tagged as Anderson's Inlet Creswick Grammar School drownings Ocean Grove suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 29 December 1896, page 5
    Article 137 words

    A daughter of Mr. S. Fiddan, M.A., the principal of the Creswick Grammar School, was drowned at Ocean Grove to-day. The family had been spending their holidays there. The accident ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. Melbourne, September 14. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 15 September 1892, page 5
    Article 67 words

    An old resident of Barker's Creek, near Castlemaine, named Chas. Branch committed suicide at his hut to-day by blowing his brains out with a gun. He was ...
  • "GOING A LONG WALK." ELDERLY MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 19 May 1908, page 5
    Article 383 words

    KYNETON, Monday. — This morning Patrick Kanavan, aged about 70, was found drowned in the "Mill[?] Hole," in the Campaspe, near Kyneton racecourse. ...
  • A Bush Suicide. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 21 April 1917, page 4
    Article 77 words

    Inspector M'Grath, of Rockhampton, has received a telegram from the Springsure police to the effect that a man named John Bond was missing from ...
  • SANDHURST. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) WEDNESDAY. [ tagged as Axedale Drake's Hotel inquest suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 3 November 1881, page 9
    Article 139 words

    The weather for the past two days has been beautifully fine; the air clear and light, and just as warm as acclimatized Australians can comfortably bear. Harvest operations in this ...
  • SANDHURST. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) THURSDAY EVENING. [ tagged as Axedale Drake's Hotel inquest suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 4 November 1881, page 7
    Article 635 words

    Mr. Strickland on Wednesday held an inquest on the man George Clark, who was found with his throat cut at the rear of Drake's Hotel Axedale, on Tuesday. The ...
  • WOMAN CRASHES 200 FEET Almost Every Bone In Body Broken SYDNEY, February 22. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 23 February 1939, page 13
    Article 75 words

    Mrs. Hilda Jane Barber (56), of Hornsby, crashed 200ft. over the cliffs at Bondi today and was killed. Almost every bone in her body was broken. ...
  • MUDGEE. (From the Western Post, August 21.) [ tagged as Coonamble Coonamble deaths Suicide VAN ROSSUM John Gerrard Dr ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Tuesday 27 August 1861, page 3
    Article 249 words

    SUICIDE OF DR. VAN ROSSUM.—A coroner's inquest was held on the 17th inst., on the body, of John G[?]rrard Van Rossum, who had taken poison, and died on the previous day. The unfortunate man had been in medical practice for four years in ...
  • BARRABA. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 23 January 1875, page 4
    Article 376 words

    At a time when the festivities incident to this season that brought peace and good will to men have scarcely terminated, the soutd of death—especially the death of a suicide—seems ...
  • SENSATIONAL ACCIDENT AT TERANG. MELBOURNE, Wednesday. [ tagged as death horse accident suicide train accident ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 9 December 1904, page 7
    Article 349 words

    A sensational accident occurred at the railway crossing on the Mortlake-road to-day. The crossing is about half a mile from Terang station, and as the Melbourne train ...
  • MAN JUMPS FROM POPPET HEADS. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 9 October 1912, page 13
    Article 64 words

    WEST WYALONG (N.S.W.), Tuesday. —Ezra Porter, while suffering from the effects of a drinking bout, ascended the poppet heads at the True Blue mine last night, ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. PERTH (W.A.)[?] Tuesday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 12 January 1910, page 7
    Article 100 words

    The body of James Haig, 76, was found in the Swan River, East Fremantle, with three iron bars and a brief bag filled with stones attached. Haig recently acted as caretaker on ...
  • A VICTORIAN TRAGEDY. MURDER AND SUICIDE. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) MELBOURNE, August 15. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 16 August 1895, page 5
    Article 63 words

    A shocking tragedy is reportad from Timor, about three miles from Maryborough. A miner named Bowring, aged 26, shot a young woman, Miss R[?]ndall, to wh[?]m he was ...
  • Gangster's Girl Of The City "Lead Age" Early And Late [ tagged as Ellen Katherine (Nellie) Cameron (1910 - 1953) female criminal Nellie Cameron photograph suicide Sydney Underworld ]

    The Sun-Herald (Sydney, NSW : 1953 - 1954) Sunday 15 November 1953, page 88
    Article ILLUSTRATED 1013 words

    The death last week of Nellie Cameron, once the "grande amoureuse" of Sydney's underworld, jogged many memories. Perhaps it would be inappropriate to call the years of ...
  • Story Of Woman's Gas Death [ tagged as Ellen Katherine (Nellie) Cameron (1910 - 1953) female criminal Janice Burke - daughter Nellie Cameron suicide Sydney Underworld ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 26 January 1954, page 7
    Article 268 words

    The City Coroner, Mr. E. J. Forrest, found yesterday that Mrs. Nellie Burke, also known as Nellie Cameron, ...
  • LONELY DEATH FOR "LADY" OF UNDERWORLD [ tagged as female criminal Matilda Parsons Nellie Burke Nellie Cameron suicide Sydney Underworld Tilly Devine ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 10 November 1953, page 6
    Article 348 words

    SYDNEY, Mon.—Nellie Burke, or Cameron, one of the Sydney underworld's "fabulous characters," is dead, aged 41. The body was found in her ...
  • NEW SOUTH WALES. SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Eatonsville James Holmes suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 22 May 1900, page 6
    Article 999 words

    James Holmes, and old resident of Grafton, was found drowned in a creek at Eaton's Wall yesterday, with a heavy weight tied to his neek. ...
  • DROVER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 August 1904, page 16
    Article 45 words

    GISBORNE, Thursday.—The coroner held an inquiry to-day into the death of Peter Robertson, a dreove, whose body was found hanging to a tree on the back road to ...
  • LITTLE BROTHER. Shot Dead. TRAGEDY OF UNEMPLOYMENT. MELBOURNE, Sunday. [ tagged as Big Brother Movement Caulfield Grammar School Edmund Blick Suicide Walter Murray Buntine ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 10 June 1929, page 12
    Article 309 words

    Edmund Blick, aged 20 years, a farm labourer, who came to Victoria originally as a Little Brother, was shot dead in an apartment house in Collins-place, city, yesterday ...
  • FUGITIVE'S SUICIDE. BRISBANE, Monday. [ tagged as Hayes King murder suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 8 August 1916, page 7
    Article 87 words

    News has been received that the body of the man Hayes, who is reported to have shot a man named King at Maryvale, near Warwick, and subsequently made off into ...
  • SAD SUICIDE. BRISBANE, SUNDAY. [ tagged as Neil M'Master suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 9 December 1895, page 5
    Article 124 words

    A sad case of suicide occurred yesterday, when Mr. Neil M'Master, aged 33, a son of Mr. J. M'Master. M.L.A., drowned himself. He returned home yesterday a little earlier ...
  • STRANGE CASE OF SUICIDE. Brisbane, December 8. [ tagged as suicide Sundmacker ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 9 December 1903, page 8
    Article 89 words

    A sensational case of suicide took place at Sandgate to-day. A man named Geo. Sundmacker had been wandering about the township during the past few ...
  • QUEENSLAND. STRANGE CASE OF SUICIDE. BRISBANE, Sunday. [ tagged as Gertrude Ruska suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 19 October 1903, page 8
    Article 147 words

    A strange case of suicide was reported to-day. Gertrude Ruska, the wife of the captain of an oyster boat, residing at Mowbraytown, near Brisbane, was heard by her stepson early ...
  • A BRISBANE SUICIDE. STRANGE PROCEEDINGS. Brisbane, October 23. [ tagged as Gertrude Ruska suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 24 October 1903, page 7
    Article 329 words

    At a Magisterial inquiry to-day, concerning the death of Mrs. Ruska, at Mowbray, last Sunday morning, Constable Gilroy stated that when he ...
  • THE EAST BRISBANE FATALITY. [ tagged as Gertrude Ruska suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 20 October 1903, page 4
    Article 39 words

    It is understood that a magisterial inquiry will be held on either Thursday or Friday next into the circumstances attending the death of Mrs. Ruska in East ...
  • THE MOWBRAY SUICIDE CASE. FURTHER PARTICULARS. Brisbane, October 19. [ tagged as Gertrude Ruska suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 20 October 1903, page 5
    Article 150 words

    Further details with regard to the remarkable case of suicide that occurred at Mowbray yesterday show that Mrs. Ruska had been in bad health for some ...
  • QUEENSLAND. A BRISBANE HORROR. BURNED AT THE STAKE. BRISBANE, October 18. [ tagged as Gertrude Ruska suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 23 October 1903, page 3
    Article 190 words

    A determined suicide took place at Mowbrayton, a suburb of Brisbane, early this morning. The attention of neighbours was attracted by flames in a yard. ...
  • A QUEENSLAND SUICIDE. A STRANGE CASE. Brisbane, December 4. [ tagged as John Henry Peake murder Patrick Walsh suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 7 December 1903, page 6
    Article 159 words

    John Henry Peake, headmaster of the German Gardens State School, near Townsville, died a few days ago, and while a magisterial inquiry was being ...
  • TRAGEDY AT TOWNSVILLE. A WITNESS AT AN INQUEST COMMITS SUICIDE. BRISBANE, Friday. [ tagged as John Henry Peak murder Patrick Walsh suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 5 December 1903, page 12
    Article 150 words

    An inquiry into the cause of the death of John Henry Peak, headmaster of the German Gardens State School, near Townsville, was commenced at Townsville to-day. It was alleged that deceased had ...
  • GIRL'S ESCAPE Attempt To Poison RESULTS IN SUICIDE BRISBANE, Thursday. [ tagged as Benjamin Robert Adams suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 23 October 1931, page 5
    Article 151 words

    The strange circumstances under which Benjamin Robert Adams met his death, were related to-day at the inquest. ...
  • TOOK POISON. YOUNG MAN'S DEATH. SALOON KEEPER'S STORY. [ tagged as Benjamin Robert Adams suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 23 October 1931, page 8
    Article 647 words

    Further evidence was heard by Mr. W. Harris, P.M. (City Coroner), in the Coroner's Court yesterday, in the inquest into the death of Benjamin ...
  • STRANGE SUICIDE. Man Burnt to Death. Brisbane, Nov. 4. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 5 November 1923, page 6
    Article 185 words

    The strangest case of suicide ever reported in Queensland, and probably in Australia, occurred at Bowen on Saturday. A man, who had previously ...
  • SUICIDE BY POISONING [ tagged as Inquest Royal Hobart Hospital Suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 5 June 1945, page 7
    Article 207 words

    "When I saw her in Elizabeth St., Iris Kathleen Triffitt told me she was sick of herself and of having injections, and that she had to go to ...
  • MERCHANT'S SUICIDE Body Found In Shed SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as SHELLEY MANSFIELD suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 28 June 1932, page 2
    Article 88 words

    A well-known city merchant, Mansfield Shelley, 68, of Hunter's Hill, was found dead yesterday with his brains blown out, in the tool shed of his home. ...
  • SUICIDE OF A YOUNG WOMAN. TEMORA, Wednesday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 19 December 1901, page 7
    Article 106 words

    A sad case of suicide occurred early this morning, when the body of Bridget Skelly was discovered in an underground tank at the Queensland Hotel. Deceased was a servant at the hotel named, and it is ...
  • SUICIDE IN GAOL Alleged Shoplifter Woman's Strange Act BRISBANE, May 16. [ tagged as Rhoda Isobel Clulow suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 20 May 1935, page 8
    Article 172 words

    An amazing feature of the suicide of Mrs. Rhoda Isobel Clulow (39) in tho City Watch-house, whore she had been taken on Friday evening on a ...
  • A JOURNALIST SHOOTS HIMSELF. Brisbane, March 17. [ tagged as George Wallace suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 18 March 1893, page 5
    Article 91 words

    The body of George Wallace, a journalist, was found to-day near the Norman by Hotel There was a bullet wound in the man's head, whilst a revolver was ...
  • STRANGE AFFRAY AT SEA. FREE SHOOTING BY A NEGRO. A SEAMAN KILLED. SUICIDE OF THE MURDERER. BRISBANE, Sunday. [ tagged as Godfrey suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 9 November 1896, page 5
    Article 471 words

    A sensational affray on the high se[?]s is reported by the master of the ship Blengfell, which arrived from New York this afternoon. During the voyage one of the ...
  • HUSBAND'S SUICIDE. On His Wife's Grave. Brisbane, Nov. 12. [ tagged as Donald McKenzie suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 13 November 1923, page 8
    Article 180 words

    Donal McKenzie, who was recently convicted of conspiring to rob the British-Australian Cotton Growing Association of £243, and whose wife shot ...
  • Family Notices [ tagged as Ramsay John Simeon Violet STUBBS nee ROBERTS 1929 DEATH NOTICE William WILBOW 1929 DEATH NOTICE ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 8 July 1929, page 10
    Family Notices 5317 words

  • BODY FOUND IN LAGOON. [ tagged as ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 8 July 1929, page 12
    Article 95 words

    Following his disappearance last week, the body of William Wilbow, aged 45 years, of Griffith and Melbourne streets, Balgowlah, was found in Manly Lagoon by ...
  • PATHETIC CASE. FOREMAN SUICIDES. REFUSES TO DISCHARGE WORKMEN. SYDNEY, July 19. [ tagged as ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 20 July 1929, page 17
    Article 125 words

    Evidence was given at an inquest to-day that William Wilbow (aged 46 years), a foreman, employed by the Manly Municipal Council, committed ...
  • YOUNG MAN'S SUICIDE. RESULT OF INSOMNIA. GOSFORD, Monday. [ tagged as Suicide West Gosford William John Hitchcock ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 22 April 1913, page 10
    Article 126 words

    A young man named William John Hitchcock, aged 26, committed suicide at his mother's residence, West Gosford, last night. Deceased had been suffering for several ...
  • FIVE SHOT DEAD; MURDER, SUICIDE THEORY SYDNEY, Sunday. [ tagged as Family violence Infanticide Murder Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 5 May 1952, page 1
    Article 241 words

    A man, his wife, and three young children were found shot dead in their home nt Wollombi, 16 miles from Cessnock, today. ...
  • WOMAN KILLED 4 BEFORE SUICIDE CESSNOCK, Friday. [ tagged as Family violence Infanticide Murder Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 7 June 1952, page 3
    Article 113 words

    [?] Wollombi woman murdered [?] [?] and three children [?] a [?] and then com[?] su[?] the District ...
  • FAMILY OF FIVE SHOT DEAD IN HOME [ tagged as Family violence Infanticide Murder Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 5 May 1952, page 1
    Article 220 words

    CESSNOCK, Sunday.—A man, his wife and their three children were found last ...
  • FIVE DEAD IN N.S.W. FAMILY TRAGEDY [ tagged as Family violence Infanticide Murder Suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 5 May 1952, page 2
    Article 211 words

    SYDNEY, Sun. — A man, his wife, and three young children were found today shot dead in their home of Wollombi, 16 miles from Cessnock. Police believe the woman shot ...
  • FATALITIES AND ACCIDENTS. DROWNED IN THE TORRENS. AN OPEN VERDICT. [ tagged as Accidents Drowning Industrial accidents Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 22 September 1911, page 8
    Article 833 words

    The City Coroner (Dr Ramsay Smith) conducted an enquiry on Thursday into the circumstances attending the death of Peter Bonner, whose body was found floating in ...
  • DEMENTED MAN KILLS WIFE[?] SUICIDE FOLLOWS. [ tagged as Murder Reidy Family Tree - B M Pittman suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 17 April 1914, page 6
    Article 65 words

    YASS (N.S.W.), Thursday. — R[?]he[?] Reidy, while suffering from a deranged min[?] developed religious mania on Thursday [?] North Yass, and, it is alleged[?] battered [?] ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Catherine Lawson suicide Thomas Lawson ]

    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Friday 5 April 1872, page 3
    Article 545 words

    On Wednesday afternoon, April 3, an inquest was held at Gawler, before Mr. T.O. Jones, J.P., and a respectable jury of 13, of whom Mr. E. Lane was foreman, to enquire ...
  • NEWS AND NOTES. CLXX. [ tagged as Australian colonial music Coonamble Coonamble deaths Coonamble Doctors Deniliquin Deniliquin Fire Itinerant fiddler Suicide VAN ROSSUM Dr ]

    The Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1861 - 1864) Tuesday 3 September 1861, page 2
    Article 6151 words

    THE Telegraph of course arrived in ample time to get your English mail duly depatched by the Benares, which sailed punctually at her appointed time; and it seems ...
  • HANGED WITH STIRRUP LEATHERS. COROWA, Thursday. [ tagged as hanged suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 22 October 1909, page 8
    Article 156 words

    An inquest was opened yesterday at Daysdale by the coroner (Mr. J. G. Johnston) on the body of a young man named Leslie Reddon, a stud groom, who was found hanging ...
  • SPECIAL TELEGRAMS. [BY TELEGRAPH FROM GREVILLE'S Co.] SYDNEY. Friday, Received 7.30 p.m. [ tagged as PAYNE Thomas and Sarah suicide ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 30 March 1889, page 5
    Article 770 words

    Maize, 3s 7d per bushel; wheat, New Zealand, 4s 8d to 5s; flour, £11 15s to £13 10s per ton. On the wharves this morning there was a good supply of Hunter River lucerne hay forward. Prime ...
  • DETERMINED CASE OF SUICIDE. MELBOURNE, Sunday. [ tagged as Carlo Roscini Guildford Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 9 July 1906, page 7
    Article 34 words

    Carlo Roscini, an Italian charcoal-burner, blew his brains out at Guildford on Friday by placing two pistols, one to each of his templos, and firing them simultaneously. ...
  • SAD CASE OF SUICIDE. A YOUNG WOMAN CUTS HER THROAT. Melbourne, January 22. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 23 January 1893, page 5
    Article 121 words

    A very sad case of suicide occurred late on Friday night at Brighton. Miss Alice Cameron, a single lady, 23 years of age, had been seeing the pantomime with her ...
  • A TRAGIC EVENT. [ tagged as Linnane suicide ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Friday 26 August 1881, page 2
    Article 677 words

    The Criminal Sessions of the Supreme Court at Launceston, which opened yesterday, have been marked by a tragic incident unprecedented in the history of ...
  • DEATH PACT IN CAR Young Couple Shot With Rifle [ tagged as Somerville deaths Somerville Victoria suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 14 April 1937, page 7
    Article 379 words

    The bodies of a young man and a young woman, who had been shot in the head with a small-calibre rifle which was lying on the man's knees, were found in a sedan ...
  • LOVERS DIE TOGETHER. POISON AND GUNSHOT. TRAGEDY IN AN ORCHARD. [ tagged as Somerville deaths Somerville Victoria suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 19 October 1921, page 11
    Article 788 words

    In an orchard at Somerville on Monday morning a woman was found poisoned. Her lover's dend body lay near, death having resulted from a gunshot wound. The man ...
  • A BOOKMAKER'S SUICIDE. SOMERVILLE, Tuesday. [ tagged as dicker Somerville deaths Somerville Victoria suicide Thomas Harrie DICKER suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 4 September 1901, page 8
    Article 130 words

    A magisterial inquiry was held this afternoon on the remains of the late Harrie Thomas Dicker, a well-known bookmaker, particulars of whose death appeared in ...
  • SUICIDE OF AN EX-BOOKMAKER. SOMERVILLE, Monday. [ tagged as dicker Somerville deaths Somerville Victoria suicide Thomas Harrie DICKER suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 3 September 1901, page 8
    Article 278 words

    A well-known resident of Somerville, Mr. Thomas Harrie Dicker, of Highfield Estate, committed suicide on Sunday night by hanging himself. The deceased had been ...
  • NEWS SUMMARY. [ tagged as Somerville deaths Somerville Victoria suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 5 November 1921, page 18
    Article 1145 words

    No action will be taken by the Federal Ministry with respect to further guarantees for the sugar growers, in Queensland without giving Parliament an opportunity ...
  • A SETTLER'S SUICIDE. URALLA, Tuesday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 2 December 1908, page 12
    Article 84 words

    On Friday a small landholder, John Barnden, living about 16 miles west from Uralla, committed suicide. His wife, having left the home to visit a neighbour, heard shots, and o[?] ...
  • CLERGYMAN'S SUICIDE. [BY TELEGRAPH] SYDNEY. Saturday Afternoon. [ tagged as horse accident suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Monday 29 December 1902, page 1
    Article 89 words

    Aa inqueas waa held to-day on the body of the Rev Stanley Blackwell, wh, was run over on the railway at Macdonaldtown yesterday. A verdict ...
  • SUICIDE OF A SOLICITOR. (From Thursday's Herald.) [ tagged as GARRETT suicide TEALE William ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 19 January 1867, page 4
    Article 1036 words

    An inquiry respecting the death of Mr. Henry Bond Garrett, solicitor, was held yesterday, before the City Coroner, at Mr. William Teale's, Heathfield, Wollabra. William Teale stated that deceased was his late partner ...
  • A FARMER'S SUICIDE. Melbourne, Monday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 23 April 1907, page 4
    Article 38 words

    T.Lyon, an unmarried farmer, the Owner of the jumper Mahonge and an Indian horse shipper, was found dead with his threat out in a paddock at ...
  • SUICIDE AT SYDNEY. Sydney, December 9. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 10 December 1894, page 5
    Article 83 words

    An inquest was held on Saturday on the body of Edward McKenzie, aged 33, a native of Victoria, who was found dead in the Domain early the same morning ...
  • SUPPOSED SUICIDE. Broken Hill, Jan. 8. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 9 January 1924, page 8
    Article 42 words

    William Trenowder was found dead at Millhaven station, about half a mile from Thackaringa, in circumstances which suggest suicide. He was found ...
  • THE FIJI ISLANDS. (FROM OUR SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT.) No. XIII. [ tagged as Arson Birregurra Fire at school John Flannery suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 2 November 1870Supplement: The Argus Supplement, page 1
    Article 5246 words

    There are two missionary bodies in Fiji— the Wesleyan, which is much the more influential, and tho Roman Catholic, all the members of which are French priests. No other ...
  • Sent sister poison which killed her THOUGHT IT WAS FOR RATS [ tagged as ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 21 January 1949, page 5
    Article 596 words

    BELIEVING his sister wanted cyanide to poison rats, a 15-year-old boy said in the Coroner's Court yesterday, he unwittingly provided the cyanide which caused her death. He was Noel Jay Fischer, of Mogaill Road ...
  • YOUNG GIRL FOUND DEAD ON MOTHER'S GRAVE DISAGREEMENT WITH BOY FRIEND [ tagged as ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Monday 1 November 1948, page 3
    Article 269 words

    BRISBANE, Oct. 31.—A girl who had a disagreement with a boy friend on Thursday night, said she was going to meet her ...
  • GEELONG, (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) MONDAY EVENING. [ tagged as Christina CORKER drowned Elizabeth CORKER Meredith suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 28 November 1882, page 5
    Article 522 words

    The directors of the Coal Prospecting Company met to-day, when it was stated that the diamond drill at Portarlington had bored to a depth of 394ft Gin., and had passed through ...
  • ITEMS OF NEWS [ tagged as Aboriginal half caste Mr Clifford Shaw suicide William ]

    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 8 January 1918, page 17
    Article 5018 words

    Boulder A.N.A.—The President, Mr. H. I. Davis, took the chair at the meeting of the Boulder branch of the A.N.A. on Thursday night. The ...
  • SUICIDE WITH A REVOLVER. Melbourne, August 11. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 12 August 1910, page 8
    Article 172 words

    Mrs. Pratt, aged 39, a resident of New Zealand, committed suicide by shooting herself with a revolver to-elay at Malvern. The deceased had arrived in Melbourne ...
  • A Jockey's Suicide. BRISBANE, Tuesday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 11 July 1905, page 2
    Article 44 words

    D M'Forren, a well-known horse trainer, and jockey, yesterday afternoon committed suicide by drowning himself at Winton, in the local bore dam. ...
  • Determined Suicide Man Hanga Himself on a Peach [?] [BY TELEGRAPH.] From Our Own Correspondent. SYDNEY, Thursday Afternoon. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 8 January 1891, page 3
    Article 95 words

    John Rogers last night deliberate[?] took a clothes-line, fastened one end to a peach tree and the other round his neck, and then jumped off a box and put an end to ...
  • SUICIDE BY HANGING. Sydney, January 8. [ tagged as suicide ]

    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 9 January 1891, page 5
    Article 89 words

    A man named John Rogers, fifty years of age, residing at Woollahra, hanged himself late last night. A little girl who lived next door saw him returning home ...
  • DEATH OF MRS. ZAIA. POISON SELF-ADMINISTERED. [ tagged as Kathleen Amelia Zaia Neutral Bay suicide Wycombe Road ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 6 October 1934, page 12
    Article 53 words

    The Acting City Coroner (Mr Goldie), who yesterday concluded the inquiry into the death of Mrs. Kathleen Amelia Zaia, 42, in a flat in Wycombe-road, Neutral Bay, on September ...
  • VICTORIA. MARYBOROUGH, Aug. 12. [ tagged as capital punishment hangings suicide thunderstorms ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 18 August 1870, page 3
    Article 282 words

    A very heavy storm of rain, accompanied by severe thunder and lightning, passed over the town about five o'clock this evening. SMYTHESDALE, Aug. 12. ...
  • Suicide [ tagged as Aboriginal Aboriginal people Daly Dunmarra Station Dunmurra Station suicide (2) ]

    Northern Standard (Darwin, NT : 1921 - 1955) Tuesday 21 January 1941, page 4
    Article 30 words

    An aboriginal named Daly died at Dunmarra Station. Inquiry proved he had committed suicide by cutting his throat with a clasp-knife. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as James Tribes (2) Narrabri (2) suicide (2) Sydney ]

    Queanbeyan Age (NSW : 1867 - 1904) Saturday 27 June 1896, page 2
    Article 24 words

    Sydney, Friday—At Narrabri yesterday a carrier named James Tribes, suicided by blowing off the top portion of his head with a shot gun. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 July 1901, page 4
    Article 114 words

    Statistics show that suicide is on the increse. It might be hastily inferred that the world is becoming less happy. But the inference would be unfounded. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Brunswick Street Clifton Street Kate Knight Melbourne trams suicide ]

    Queanbeyan Age (NSW : 1867 - 1904) Wednesday 4 January 1893, page 2
    Article 59 words

    Melbourne, Tuesday.—A middle-aged woman named Kate Knight committed suicide yesterday. She go on a tram-car at the corner of Brunswick and Gertrude. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Laura Fritz Louisa Fritz suicide ]

    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Tuesday 7 June 1892, page 2
    Article 42 words

  • SUICIDE? [ tagged as Mudgee Selby Mathews suicide Yarrabin ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 17 August 1951, page 3
    Article 71 words

    Mudgee. — A 59-year-old gold fossicker is believed by police to have committed suicide by throwing himself ...
  • Suicide. [ tagged as John Mason (2) South Melbourne (2) suicide (2) ]

    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Thursday 19 January 1899, page 4
    Article 40 words

  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Frederick Dolley suicide ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 20 July 1899, page 3
    Article 90 words

    Whilst in a despondent mood, a young man named Frederick Dolley hanged himself with a clothes-line from the ridge-pole of a stable at the rear ...
  • SWIMMER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Herbert Morgan suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 6 January 1921, page 9
    Article 49 words

    Herbert Morgan (27), billiards saloon proprietor, an expert swimmer, was found in the canal at Rotherham (Yorkshire) on October 2 with his legs strapped tightly ...
  • DISTRESSING SUICIDE. [ tagged as Duke of San Carlos suicide ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Friday 14 September 1894, page 5
    Article 42 words

    The Duke of San Carlos has committed suicide at Madrid. It is said that the cause which led up to the sad event was the duke's distress at what he stated to ...
  • ASSASSIN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 15 December 1910, page 8
    Article 28 words

    ST. PETERSBURG, Tuesday.—Sazano[?], the assassin of the Russian Minister Plehoe, committed suicide after receiving a f[?]ging in the ...
  • A DOUBLE TRAGEDY. MAN FOUND SHOT DEAD OVER THE GRAVE OF HIS WIFE Brisbane, Tuesday. [ tagged as Suicide Toowong Cemetery ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 13 November 1923, page 4
    Article 56 words

    A few weeks ago Mrs. Donald M'Kenzie shot herself when her husband was placed under arrest on a charge of stealing. Yesterday Donald ...
  • HEADS OF INTELLIGENCE. [ tagged as Edward Bentley forging and uttering George Pertle Langhorne's Creek suicide Valentine Frederick Augustus Nalty Valentine Nalty ]

    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Thursday 12 August 1875, page 5
    Article 2917 words

    The R.M.S. [?] with English mails and [?] on board arrived at Glen[?] as [?] July 21. the [?] Packages Drawback Bill, the ...
  • THE BUNDANBA SUICIDE. MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) IPSWICH, May 16. [ tagged as FOORDE George Magisterial Inquiry NORRIS Frederick Suicide WEIR James shunter at Bundamba ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 17 May 1888, page 6
    Article 339 words

    An inquiry was hold before the policemagistrate yesterday concerning the suicide of Frederick Norris, a railway porter at Bundauba, whose body was found hanging in the ...
  • GENERAL NEWS. THE INCOMING MAILBOAT. [ tagged as Alice Springs Corporal Nalty George Ryan Mounted-Constable McLeod suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 20 February 1908, page 9
    Article 807 words

    The R.M.S. China left Fremantle at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, and the commander advises that he expects to arrive at Largs Bay at 1 p.m. on Saturday. ...
  • GENERAL NEWS. RETURNING CRICKETERS. [ tagged as Alice Springs chemist Corporal Nalty J M Edgar suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 14 December 1907, page 13
    Article 3995 words

    The South Australian team Which recently defeated New South Wales, will arrive in Adelaide by the Melbourne express this morning. ...
  • THE WEEK AT A GLANCE. LOCAL AND GENERAL. THURSDAY, December 18. [ tagged as clerk cut throat Rockhampton suicide Thomas Arthur Wyer ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 December 1913, page 9
    Article 3723 words

    His Excellency the Governor yesterday presented the Royal Humane Society's bronze medal to Joseph Alford for his part in the rescue of two children from ...
  • "WORRY, WORRY" RAILWAY CLERK'S SUICIDE THROAT CUT WITH A RAZOR. ROCKHAMPTON, December 21. [ tagged as cut throat Railway Rockhampton Stanley Street suicide Thomas Arthur Wyer ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 22 December 1913, page 6
    Article 184 words

    Thomas Arthur Wyer, a clerk employed in the railway cloakroom, Stanley-street committed suicide by cutting his throat in the room on Saturday afternoon. Soon ...
  • Domestic Intelligence. THE LIVERPOOL PLAINS MASSACRE. [ tagged as Massacres of Aboriginal people NSW Mrs Macquaries Chair Murder 1838 Myall Creek Myall Creek massacre Reddall suicide ]

    The Colonist (Sydney, NSW : 1835 - 1840) Wednesday 5 December 1838, page 2
    Article 4773 words

    IT was originally our intention to have given, in our present number, a detailed report of the trial of the murderers of the blacks at Liverpool Plains, but as we found that the report would ...
  • NEWS AND NOTES. [ tagged as Karrakatta suicide William Norrish ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 6 February 1907, page 6
    Article 3319 words

    The Mails.—A supplementary mail for the United Kingdom, and the Continent is notified to close at the G.P.O. this morning at 8 o'clock ...
  • CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES. SUICIDE WITH SCISSORS. [ tagged as depression Dr Fishbourne scissors self-harm suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 18 February 1910, page 8
    Article 108 words

    Mrs. Jane Campbell, 65 years of age, a widow, cut her throat yesterday in a home for invalids at Moonee Ponds. She had been in ill-health for some months, and was ...
  • DEATH FROM AN ILLEGAL OPERATION. SUICIDE OF THE DOCTOR. [BY SPECIAL WIKE.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) SYDNEY, SUNDAY. [ tagged as abortion illegal operation suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 21 March 1887, page 5
    Article 377 words

    A very painful sensation has been caused here by the case of the unfortunate woman Mrs. Yates, who died a few days ago under circumstances which pointed to her having ...
  • SUICIDE WATE IN ITALY. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 12 May 1949, page 1
    Article 52 words

    POTENZA (Italy), May 10 (A.A.P.).—The police here to-day reported that a suicide epidemic is sweeping Lucanla province, with 20 ...
  • VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, March 23. [ tagged as Charles Callaway Death Vida Patullo John Buckley Castrean John Roach Sophie Berchbolt Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 27 March 1907, page 8
    Article 183 words

    John Roach was knocked down by an electric tram in Ballarat and sustained a fracture of the skull. His condition is regarded as critical. ...
  • FATAL JUMP FROM TOWER. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 29 July 1910, page 8
    Article 103 words

    HOBART, Thursday.—A sensational death occurred at Ulverstone before daylight this morning. A well-known local builder, Mr. R. Roe, who had lately been seriously ...
  • FOUND HANGING. DISCOVERY IN PARK. [ tagged as ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 15 September 1932, page 15
    Article 114 words

    The body of an unknown man was found yesterday morning hanging from a tree in a secluded part of Anzac Park, Toowong. The throat was ...
  • MAN FOUND DEAD ON GRAVE OF HIS WIFE [ tagged as ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 27 March 1935, page 2
    Article 82 words

    BRISBANE, Wednesday. — John Elgar Cottell (30) was found lying dead across his wife's grave in Toowong Cemetery yesterday afternoon ...
  • UNKNOWN SUICIDE BURIED AFTER 67 DAYS [ tagged as ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Monday 8 May 1939Section: Second Section., page 4
    Article 155 words

    The young man who hanged himself at Sunnybank on February 27, and who went to an unknown's grave in the Toowong Cemetery on Friday, was responsible for one of the most intense investigations to establish identity ever made by Queensland police. ...
  • TRAGIC FATE. LONELY GIRL'S SUICIDE. PATHETIC CIRCUMSTANCES. [ tagged as ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 29 July 1931, page 12
    Article 1192 words

    The real identity of the girl known as Olive Sutherland and also as Olive Smith, who committed suicide in a flat at Hilderstone-avenue, ...
  • WEST AUSTRALIA [ tagged as 1943 Alice Mary Cummins death separation from Mollie Redvers Bate suicide Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force WAAAFS ]

    Army News (Darwin, NT : 1941 - 1946) Wednesday 30 June 1943, page 2
    Article 199 words

    MURDER CHARGE. — Bruised on the face and unshaven, Normar Hugh Lawrence, 34, was remanded in the Perth Police Court, charged ...
  • "TIRED OF LIFE." [ tagged as James Pigdon message in a bottle (2) Portarlington St Kilda suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 27 March 1915, page 18
    Article 110 words

    PORTARLINGTON, Friday.—On Thursday James Pigdon, carrier, of St. Leonards, while walking on the beach near his residence, found a tightly corked bottle, ...
  • SUICIDE AT BIGGENDEN. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 10 October 1902, page 4
    Article 138 words

    Our Degilbo correspondent telegraphs, under date 9th instant:—A determined case of suicide was discovered on the bank of Degilbo Creek, near biggenden, yesterday, ...
  • LYSOL CLAIMS ANOTHER VICTIM MELBOURNE, Saturday. [ tagged as Lysol poisoning Suicide ]

    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 2 March 1913Section: First Section, page 1
    Article 30 words

    Christina Vernon, aged 20. a domestic, was found dead in bed at St. Kilda this morning. Lysol poisoning was the cause. ...
  • THE OUTBREAK OF LYSOLITIS MELBOURNE, Saturday. [ tagged as lysol poisoning Suicide ]

    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 2 March 1913Section: First Section, page 1
    Article 30 words

    Marie Sutton, a well-known boct-shop keeper in the city, was found dead at Elwood to-day. She is supposed to have taken lysol. ...
  • South Australia. ADELAIDE, April 7. [ tagged as Pekina SA suicide W G Walkington William George Walkington ]

    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 15 April 1898, page 21
    Article 368 words

    The defence forces of all branches went into camp at the Black Forest, near Adelaide, this evening. The men will remain in camp until Monday night. The camp ...
  • VICTORIA. ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. Melbourne, Friday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 8 January 1909, page 5
    Article 46 words

    Jane Bennusi, a single woman, living with her aunt at Fern Tree Gully, shot herself yesterday with a pea rifle, saying that she was tired of life. She ...
  • GIRL'S [?]AD SUIC[?] [ tagged as suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Friday 18 August 1911, page 8
    Article 75 words

    [?]DOURNE, Thursday.—At the inquest to-day concepting the death of a [?] [?] who was found [?] ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Morning Post (Cairns, Qld. : 1897 - 1907) Thursday 15 November 1906, page 2
    Article 25 words

    At Wolfram Camp on the 9th inst. a young man named W. Smith, otherwise known as Nowman, committed suic[?] by shooting [?] with a ...
  • A GIRL'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 9 April 1908, page 8
    Article 50 words

    BEEAC, Wednesday.—A magisterial inquiry was held at Salt Works, near Beeac, on Monday, touching the death of Mary Ann Flynn, who was found hanging in the ...
  • DEATH FROM THIRST. Darwin, June 24. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 25 June 1924, page 12
    Article 72 words

    A message from Wave Hill reports the suicide of a man known as "The Yank." He was supposed to be a sailor. He was lost in the bush in hopeless country and ...
  • FIFTH SUICIDE FROM HARBOR BRIDGE SYDNEY, August 3. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 4 August 1932, page 5
    Article 59 words

    William Bray, a native of. England threw himself from the centre of the decking of the Harbor Bridge to-day. Artificial respiration failed to restore" ...
  • VICTORIA. [ tagged as ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 3 October 1876, page 3
    Article 708 words

    Mrs. Scott-Siddons having expressed a desire to take part in the rifle matches at Sandridge during October next, it is expected (says the Argus) that the time-table will be so arranged by the council as ...
  • INTERCOLONIAL NEWS. VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, JUNE 27. [ tagged as suicide Thomas Chirnside ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 28 June 1887, page 2
    Article 438 words

    Mr. Thomas Chirnside, of Werribee, brother of Mr. Andrew. Chirnside, committed suicide on Saturday by shooting himself. Deceased was 72 years of age and ...
  • DRUNKARD'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Friezland O'Bryne suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Friday 4 October 1912, page 4
    Article 46 words

    A man named O'Byrne (says the Friezland "Sentinel"), committed suicide at Coppermine Creek, Cloncurry, on Wednesday night by ...
  • Friezland Notes. FRIEZLAND, May 12. [ tagged as Friezland Mackers suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 23 May 1914, page 11
    Article 1094 words

    The death of the man Macken, reported to you by wire last week, was the outcome of suleide. Deceased had been an inmate of the Hampden ...
  • SOUTH AUSTRALIA. SUICIDE OF HERMAN LAHNE. Adelaide, Thursday. [ tagged as Lahne Mannum suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 10 July 1908, page 12
    Article 107 words

    Further particulars concerning the suicide of Herman Lahne on his me ther's form near Mannum show that deceased shot himself by fixing a gun ...
  • SUICIDE OF A POLICE INSPECTOR. [ tagged as Durham inspector suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 27 November 1906, page 6
    Article 34 words

    BRISBANE, Monday. — The Police department have received a notification to the effect that Inspector Durham, a wellknown police officer at Hughenden, ...
  • PERSONAL. [ tagged as Alice Cummins - Obituary lesbian relationships Mollie Redvers Bate suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 28 June 1943, page 2
    Article 307 words

    Acting Air-Marshal Sir R. M. ("Peter") Drummond, who was recently appointed to the Air Council after playing a considerable part ...
  • MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. [ tagged as Annie Wyer C Francis Christopher Wyer Derby Street J Wyer Joseph Wyer Lizzie Buffham Magisterial inquiry Mary Wyer Murray Street poison Police Magistrate Protector of Aborigines Sarah Fox suicide William Huston ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Tuesday 12 December 1905, page 7
    Article 1801 words

    A magisterial inquiry into the circumstances attending the death of the halfcaste girl Lizzie Buffham, who committed suicide by taking poison at the residence ...
  • The Sydney Morning Herald. MONDAY, NOVEMBER l8, 1895. [ tagged as Charles Russell Burgis Emu Inn Russell Charles Burgis suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 18 November 1895, page 4
    Article 6023 words

    Last evening Mr. Arthur Daeie, the actor, murdered his wife and committed suicide. Mrs. Daere was shot twice through the breast, and Mr. Deare cut his throat. ...
  • INTERSTATE. QUEENSLAND. BUNDABERG, December 20. [ tagged as Rockhampton suicide Thomas Arthur Wyer ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Monday 22 December 1913, page 4
    Article 376 words

    A shooting affray occurred In the main business portion of Bourbon-street this afternoon, when a young man entered a refreshment room owned ...
  • SUICIDE OF A PORTER. [ tagged as Rockhampton Suicide Thomas Arthur Wyer ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Monday 22 December 1913, page 6
    Article 423 words

    A man named Thomas Arthur Wyer, a clerk, employed in the railway cloakroom, Stanley-street, committed, suicide by cutting his throat in the room about ...
  • STRANGLED IN CELL. WATCHHOUSE PRISONER'S DEATH [ tagged as Hanging Suicide ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 7 January 1926, page 8
    Article 515 words

    The Assistant City Coroner (Mr. C. L. Mathews) conducted an inquest on Wednesday into the death of Clarence Roy Lesley (31), labourer, of Chapel street ...
  • GROCER'S DEATH. Found Wounded in Shop. [ tagged as depression grocer Matthew Henry George Spencer st suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 4 April 1931, page 13
    Article 133 words

    Matthew Henry George, aged 57 years, a grocer, died from a bullet wound in the abdomen, at his shop in Spencer street, West Melbourne, on Thursday morning. ...
  • BREACH OF PROMISE CASE. [ tagged as Breach of promise case Colonel Bell Florence Howell George Charles Boulton Mr J P Garvan Mr W B Howell Rosalind Frances White suicide U S Consul for New South Wales Wesleyan Church ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 14 November 1896, page 10
    Article 621 words

    In the Metropolitan District Court to-day, Rosalind Frances White sued George Charles Boulton for £200 for breach of promise of marriage. The plaintiff told how, ...
  • Family Involved In Razor Slashing Tracedy SYDNEY, July 5. [ tagged as Morris Sidney Kenneth suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 6 July 1940, page 14
    Article 177 words

    With his head nearly severed from his body. Sidney Kenneth Morris, 40, was found dead in the bath of his home in Celia street, Granville, early this ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC. (FROM OUR TELEGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENTS.) DALBY. March 14. [ tagged as Suicide Townsville Cyclone ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 15 March 1867, page 2
    Article 1733 words

    THE body of a man was found yesterday, about six miles from town, in an advanced state of decomposition. An inquest has been held. We have had slight rains during the week, ...
  • TOWNSVILLE DAILY BULLETIN. MONDAY, MARCH 14, 1921. NOTE OF THE DAY. [ tagged as Daniel Gallagher suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Monday 14 March 1921, page 4
    Article 2493 words

    The sharp fall in prices, has so upset many industries to S.O.S. cails have been sent out to the various Governments—State and Federal, to come ...
  • NECK GASHED IN GAOL, DROVER NOW IN HOSPITAL [ tagged as Boggo Road ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 9 January 1941, page 3
    Article 121 words

    Norman Roberts, 33, drover, a prisoner in the remand section of the Brisbane prison, is in the General Hospital under guard suffering from a ...
  • "Hammocks In Cells Means Of Suicide" [ tagged as Boggo Road Charles Gardner Walker, warder Gordon Hannant, warder Vinko Vartulov, death in custody ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 12 February 1941, page 10
    Article 228 words

    Although ropes attached to ham­mocks in cells in the Brisbane prison were described by the City Coroner (Mr. J. J. Leahy, P.M.), yesterday, as ...
  • Townsville. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] March 29. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 21 April 1880, page 6
    Article 1174 words

    I AM sorry to tell you of the very depressed state of trade here; everyone complaining of the tightness of money, and tradesmen saying they may as well "shut up shop" for all the business ...
  • S S LEADER HANGS HIMSELF [ tagged as germany nazi postwar ss suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 11 February 1946, page 5
    Article 38 words

    Robert Schuler, a Nazi stormtroop leader, who was held at Aachen on war crimes charges, hanged himself with a belt in his cell, says the ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) THURSDAY ISLAND, June 19. [ tagged as suicide unnatural act ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 28 June 1890, page 1248
    Article 2048 words

    The Albatross returned last evening from H.S.M. Rambler. The latter found a cluster of four rocks about seventeen miles from Booby Island, but about two miles away from ...
  • Northern News. [ tagged as Kissing Point suicide ]

    Rockhampton Bulletin (Qld. : 1871 - 1878) Saturday 4 November 1876, page 2
    Article 1413 words

    By the R.M.S. Singapore, we have received Northern files up to October 31, from which we clip the following items of news:— We (Cooktown Courier) have been shown a ...
  • QUEENSLAND. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) CHARLEVILLE, August 28. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 7 September 1895, page 436
    Article 708 words

    A man named Livesey, an employee of the Municipal Council, endeavoured to commit suicide on Saturday night by cutting his throat. The instrument ...
  • QUEENSLAND. BRISBANE, June 30. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 1 July 1901, page 5
    Article 195 words

    The Charters Towers cycling meeting was continued yesterday. Results:- HALF-MILE FLYING HANDICAP. Lewis.................... 1 ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] WARWICK, October 25. [ tagged as John Charles Canty, escapee suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 28 October 1882, page 569
    Article 452 words

    The railway surveyors who had been instructed to survey the branch line from Emu Vale to Fassifern have now been ordered to proceed to Mitchell. Much dissatisfaction has ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] TOOWOOMBA, February 2. [ tagged as Day Dawn Gold Robbery suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 10 February 1883, page 201
    Article 928 words

    Heavy rain fell during last night. This afternoon a storm broke over the town, and rain fell in torrents. Such weather was never before experienced here. The farmers find it ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] TOOWOOMBA, February 11. [ tagged as Stenner suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 February 1883, page 241
    Article 734 words

    The Hon. James Taylor was yesterday elected chairman of the Gowrie Divisional Board. Mr. Stenner was elected president of the Middle Ridge Shire Council. ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] TOOWOOMBA, May 4. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 12 May 1883, page 721
    Article 792 words

    The dry weather is causing a rise in the price of produce. Rain is badly wanted. May 7. E. C. Paroz was committed for trial to-day ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS] IPSWICH, August 9. [ tagged as St James Cathedral Townsville suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 August 1883, page 1
    Article 882 words

    Mr. Peter Thomson has retired from the Stanley contest, his reception not having been favourable enough to induce him to proceed with his candidature. He says he will not ...
  • [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS] TOOWOOMBA, August 25. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 1 September 1883, page 352
    Article 1194 words

    The charges of personation at the Aubigny election against Simpson and Danks were partly heard to-day, and the accused were further remanded till Tuesday next. ...
  • Current News. BY TELEGRAPH AND OTHERWISE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 22 September 1883, page 469
    Article 4083 words

    A ROWING club is to be formed in Mackay. LOCALLY grown maize is sold in Maytown by Chinese for from £13 to £14 a ton. The boats licensed under the Pearlshell ...
  • Current News. BY TELEGRAPH AND OTHERWISE. [ tagged as Krakatoa suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 29 September 1883, page 5
    Article 4238 words

    The Oyster Act is extended to Trinity Bay. A FINE lake a mile and a-half in length and half-a-mile in breadth has been discovered near Herberton. ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] BEENLEIGH, September 14. [ tagged as suicide Tidal wave-Straits of Sunda Tsunami ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 22 September 1883, page 465
    Article 957 words

    Yesterday was a delightful day, and there was a good turn-out at the races. Five horses started for the Maiden Plate, which was won by Tambourine. The Divisional Board Stakes ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] BUNDABERG, October 12. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 October 1883, page 625
    Article 696 words

    Bishop Hale was entertained at a conversazione last night, which was largely attended and most successful. The drought remains unbroken, ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] TOOWOOMBA, January 22. [ tagged as Day Dawn Gold Robbery suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 January 1883, page 121
    Article 241 words

    The weather is unusually warm. Light thunder showers fell this afternoon. A man named George Koenig was found dead in a hut at Hambledon yesterday. ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] KILKIVAN, January 16. [ tagged as Benjamin Mills Day Dawn Gold Robbery suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 January 1883, page 81
    Article 600 words

    The opening ceremony in connection with the Long Tunnel machine took place yesterday, the machine being named " The Hope," by Mr. Rose, of Kilkivan Station, after which there ...
  • The Great Gold Robbery at Charters Towers. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] July 28. [ tagged as Benjamin Mills Day Dawn Gold Robbery suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 August 1883, page 34
    Article 545 words

    AN unusually long sitting of the Northern District Court here, lasting over a fortnight, was brought to a close yesterday. Judge Noel presided, and Mr. R.C. Ringrose acted as ...
  • Current News. BY TELEGRAPH AND OTHERWISE. [ tagged as Day Dawn Gold Robbery suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 15 July 1882, page 69
    Article 4228 words

    GOOD rains have fallen in the interior of South Australia. The inaugural ball of the Commercial Rowing Club has been fixed for Friday, the 28th ...
  • State News In Brief General Fisherman Washed off Rocks.— [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Thursday 24 October 1935, page 46
    Article ILLUSTRATED 2863 words

    Frederick Lihs (35), single, living with his parents at Elliott River Heads, near Bundaberg. went fishing last week and failed to return. His father searched ...
  • State News In Brief General [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Thursday 25 July 1935, page 46
    Article 2527 words

    Northern Will. —The Registrar of the Supreme Court at Townsville yes terday granted probate in the will of Alfred Bridgeman, late of Cairns, ...
  • A MINING TRAGEDY. PERTH, September 17. [ tagged as Cyanide poisoning Joseph Rodda Parisian Lease Perth Southern Cross suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 19 September 1913, page 2
    Article 76 words

    Parisian Lease, Southern Cross, which has given very good returns lately, sold out his interest to his partner, Joseph Rodda, yesterday. He told a friend ...
  • WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 1867. [ tagged as Lockhart suicide Thwaites, T H ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 16 October 1867, page 4
    Article 9357 words

    In the Legislative Assembly yesterday, the SPKAKER took the chair at half-past four o'clock. Mr. GRANT, in reply to Mr. Snodgrass, said ...
  • COUNTRY NEWS HORSE THROWS BOY [ tagged as Algie Edgar ALGIE Family Tree of Daryl Crabtree Gertrude Boundy P Moorefield suicide William Boundy William Gordon Crabtree Booroopki Yarram ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 24 May 1939, page 11
    Article 2289 words

    ARARAT.—Noel Lovell, the six-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lovell, of Rocky Point, suffered a compound fracture of his right leg when the pony he ...
  • QUEENSLAND. PERTH, April 27. [ tagged as Aylward shooting Henry Lydia murdered in The Capricornian 5 5 1927 Stewart's Creek suicide Townsville Prison Victor Augustan Kempson Victor Augustus Kempson ]

    The Capricornian (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1875 - 1929) Thursday 5 May 1927, page 40
    Article 2396 words

    Mr. W. H. Corbould, managing director of the Mt. Isa Mines Ltd who is on his way to London from the eastern States, said he was sorry that the ...
  • FOUND SHOT. [ tagged as Henry Dale Port Albert Ship Inn Suicide ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 23 May 1905, page 6
    Article 88 words

    A man whose name is unknown, has been staying at Ship Inn. Port Albert, for the past week. On Saturday he went out for a stroll, and as he failed to return, a ...
  • YARRAM. [ tagged as Henry Dale Port Albert Ship Inn Suicide ]

    Morwell Advertiser (Morwell, Vic. : 1888 - 1954) Friday 26 May 1905, page 2
    Article 152 words

    A man, whose name is unknown, has been staying at the Ship Inn, Port Albert, for the past week. On Saturday he went out for a stroll, and on his ...
  • A Love Tragedy. [ tagged as Brigalow Creek Death by Strychnine Poisoning Harriette Curtis Newman Suicide ]

    Worker (Brisbane, Qld. : 1890 - 1955) Saturday 14 March 1908, page 15
    Article 174 words

    An inquiry was held recently, before Mr. R. S. Hurd, P.M., into the circumstances attending the death af a young girl under 18 years of age, the daughter of a selector named ...
  • SUICIDE IN A CELL. ACCUSED MAN HANGS HIMSELF. Launceston, January 15. [ tagged as criminal assault of a girl death in custody McNear Philip McNear suicide Ulverstone ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 16 January 1909, page 9
    Article 123 words

    At Ulverstone last night a young man, Philip McNear, who had been arrested on a charge of having criminally assaulted a girl at Gawler, hanged himself in the cell ...
  • The Townsville Daily Bulletin TUESDAY, MAY 8, 1934. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 8 May 1934, page 4
    Article 1453 words

    Among late, tenders accepted yesterday by the Department of Public Works is: Additions to teacher'a residence, State school, Aloomba, near ...
  • CASUALTIES. [ tagged as RUSHWORTH RUSHWORTH Henry Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1920, page 15
    Article 144 words

    PERTH, Friday.—Jane Alcorn threw herself before an incoming train at West Perth station. She came from Victoria, was 50 years of age, and was described as a cook. ...
  • HOME NEWS. Meat Strike. [ tagged as air force aviation church fires civil aviation coal mining doctors enlistment index infanticide lawn tennis Meat strike Minister for Health murder petrol rationing shipbuilding suicide tick unions weather World War II ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 10 January 1940, page 1
    Article 630 words

    Because they object to using a time-recording clock, which was installed during the holiday season, meatworkers at Riverstone have gone on strike. It is feared that the trouble ...
  • SUPPOSED DETERMINED SUICIDE. [ tagged as Buckley Jack Horseshoe Swamp johann Rentsch Penshurst suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 1 June 1906, page 6
    Article 100 words

    PENSHURST, Thursday.—Acting on information received, Constable Toomey procecded to a hut near Horseshoe Swamp to-day, and found the body of John Rentsch, ...
  • FOUND DEAD. MR. THOMAS WOOLNOUGH DISCOVERED SHOT. [ tagged as Alexander Marks Brisbane Clayfield Suicide Thomas Woolnough Woolnough Thomas Cowlishaw ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 28 January 1926, page 7
    Article 196 words

    Mr. Thomas C. Woolnough, who resides in Hill-street. Clayfield, and who is well known in Brisbane, was found in his office in Adelaide-street yesterday with a ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. [ tagged as Edward H Hughes suicide ]

    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 8 October 1907, page 14
    Article 748 words

    An enquiry into the circumstances of the death of Edward Hughes an accountant of Murrin Murrin, was conducted at ...
  • SUICIDE SAYS N.Z. CORONER [ tagged as homosexual new zealand overdose suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 26 July 1949, page 2
    Article 251 words

    AUCKLAND, July 25.—The opinion that Alfred Edger (60), whose body was found in his dancing studio on May 21. ...
  • Mystery Of Woman's Poisoning QUIRINDI, Thursday. [ tagged as cyanide Fleming murder poison suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 6 July 1951, page 2
    Article 100 words

    C.I.B. detectives are puzzled over the death from cyanide poisoning of 39-years-old Mrs. Elizsbeth Fleming, of Willow ...
  • Advertising [ tagged as suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Monday 30 September 1907, page 5
    Advertising 1999 words

  • Domestic Intelligence. [ tagged as Australian colonial music Australian national anthem suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 22 May 1849, page 2
    Article 3834 words

    SUICIDE—An inquest was held yesterday at the Victoria Tavern, Little Bourkestreet, on view of the body of a female named Joues, wife of a baker residing in that street, ...
  • The Bulletin. PUBLISHED DAILY. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1907. THE POSTAL VOTE. [ tagged as Editorial suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 5 December 1907, page 4
    Article 3593 words

    One good result of Mr Kidston's political manoeuvring so as to brine about a sudden dissolution of Parliament is that Queensland's women will have a ...
  • A LABORER'S SUICIDE. CUTS HIS THROAT AND HANGS HIMSELF. Sydney, Wednesday. [ tagged as CITY CUMBERLAND STREET DEATH JAMES ALFRED SCHOLEFIELD SUICIDE ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 10 May 1911, page 5
    Article 73 words

    James Alfred Scholefield, 35, single, a bricklayer's laborer, of Cumberlandstreet, city, committed suicide yesterday by cutting his throat, then hanging ...
  • SHOOTIHG FATALITY. [ tagged as Christopher Charles Allen Cumberland-street Grand Hotel Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 5 August 1907, page 9
    Article 91 words

    Christopher Charles Allen, 55, a boilermaker, lately residing at the Grand Hotel, Cumberland-street, was found dead in his bedroom yesterday morning with a bullet wound in the left side of his neck and a revolver ...
  • DEATH FROM POISONING UNSOUND MIND. [ tagged as Edgar Wallace Ward suicide ]

    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Wednesday 26 May 1920, page 3
    Article 205 words

    HOBART, Tuesday.—The cause of the death of Edgar Wallace Ward (49), which occurred whilst he was being conveyed in a cab from his home in ...
  • No title [ tagged as suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 10 January 1908, page 4
    Article 2029 words

    The election of a representative of the Woothakata Shire on the Cairns Harbor Board took place on Monday, when Mr P. Larkin was returned ...
  • NEW SOUTH WALES. SYDNEY, July 19. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 20 July 1907, page 6
    Article 398 words

    A complaint has been made to the Labor Council of the conditions under which it was alleged the firemen were employed at two of the metropolitan ...
  • Suicide of a Station Hand. [ tagged as Glenelg Station Suicide ]

    Worker (Brisbane, Qld. : 1890 - 1955) Saturday 23 May 1908, page 2
    Article 54 words

    A determined suicide was committed last week on Glenelg station. The victim was a young man named Randolph Wollams, aged about 30 years, who was employed on the station. ...
  • MAN FOUND SHOT. [ tagged as Percy Selwyn Dustin Howarth Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 1 July 1938, page 15
    Article 68 words

    The body of Percy Selwyn Dunstan Howarth, 47, a school teacher, who arrived in Sydney from Lismore about three weeks ago on sick leave, was found on vacant ground ...
  • TEACHER FOUND SHOT [ tagged as Percy Selwyn Dustin Howarth Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 1 July 1938, page 4
    Article 95 words

    SYDNEY, Thursday.—With a bullet wound in the bead, the body of Percy Selwyn Bunstan Howarth, aged 47 years. school teacher, who arrived in Sydney ...
  • Teacher's Death Surmised To Be Suicide SYDNEY, June 30. [ tagged as Percy Selwyn Dustin Howarth Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 1 July 1938, page 7
    Article 132 words

    The body of Percy Selwyn Dunstan Howarth, 47. school teacher, who arrived in Sydney from Lismore about three, weeks ago on sick leave, was found on ...
  • SUICIDE OF TEACHER Note Read At Inquest SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Coroner's Inquest Percy Selwyn Dustin Howarth Suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 19 July 1938Edition: HOME EDITION, page 4
    Article 234 words

    IN the clothing of Percy Selwyn Howarth (47), school teacher, who was found shot dead on a vacant allotment at Campsie on June 30, a ...
  • SUICIDE NOTE Killed Wife's Love INQUEST ON SCHOOL TEACHER'S DEATH SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Percy Selwyn Dustin Howarth Suicide ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 19 July 1938, page 1
    Article 249 words

    In the clothing of Percy Selwyn Dunstan Howarth (47) school teacher, who was found shot dead on a vacant allotment at Kempsey on, June 30, a ...
  • TEACHER'S SUICIDE. Widow's Evidence. "BRAIN AFFECTED BY WORK." [ tagged as Percy Selwyn Dustin Howarth Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 19 July 1938, page 17
    Article 273 words

    At an inquest conducted by the Parramatta District Coroner, Mr. G. R. Williams, at Campsie yesterday, the widow of a school teacher who had committed ...
  • The Bulletin PUBLISHED DAILY. FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 1908. AMATEUR CONSTITUTION MONGERS. [ tagged as Editorial suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 17 April 1908, page 4
    Article 2815 words

    A "stony silence" has, we regret to learn from a "Manifesto" to the "citizens of Australia" singed by the President Vice-President, and Secretary of ...
  • No title [ tagged as Castling Fountain Strand suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 1 May 1908, page 4
    Article 1304 words

    The north ward at the Herberton hospital has been thoroughly equipped, and the hospital has now a capacity of 28 beds. ...
  • MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. DEATH OP MRS. JANE JONES. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 28 April 1908, page 2
    Article 788 words

    A: the Townsville Police Court on monday before Mr .J. A. Boyce, an injury was held into the death of Jane Jone. ...
  • NEW SOUTH WALES. SYDNEY, September 2. A LADY RIDER'S SEVERE FALL. [ tagged as child abandonment Economic depression - social effects Ellen Moroney - Maroney - Accidental death - burnt John Alexander Gamack - son of John and Euphemia Gamack Post-abortion septicaemia Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 3 September 1906, page 8
    Article 235 words

    Annie McAuliffe, of Yass, was riding through the bush, when her horse bolted and threw her against a tree. Her skull was fractured and her condition is critical. ...
  • HELIDON SPA WATER. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 30 July 1907, page 7
    Article 1991 words

    A Table Water which renders food fermentation impossible. Regarding the death of Thomas Cowen (who is supposed to have been ...
  • EMPTY TAXI CAB FOUND ON A SYDNEY BRIDGE SEARCH FOR THE OWNER Sydney. Monday. [ tagged as cab James Stevens suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Monday 30 December 1929, page 1
    Article 85 words

    In connection with the finding of an empty taxi cab on the Pyrmont Bridge on Friday night it appears that the owner, James Stevens, told his wife ...
  • The Bulletin. PUBLISHED DAILY. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 1907. FEDERAL DEVELOPMENTS. [ tagged as Editorial Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 13 September 1907, page 4
    Article 2079 words

    In the Chief towns of Australia the people have met and passed unanimously resolutions protesting against their Parliamentary representatives ...
  • Country News. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] MAYTOWN, February 5. [ tagged as Belgian Gardens State School Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 6 March 1886, page 387
    Article 9488 words

    WE have until recently experienced one of the driest seasons ever known on the Palmer. Copious thunderstorms since the early part of December have done incalculable good to the ...
  • DISMISSED. FROM EMPLOYMENT AND EXISTENCE BRISBANE, Friday. [ tagged as Brisbane Joseph Strachan Miller suicide ]

    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Saturday 11 January 1913, page 7
    Article 61 words

    A magisterial inquiry was held to-day into the death of the man Joseph Strachan Miller, who committed suicide because he had been dismissed from his employment. ...
  • A WILSTON SUICIDE. SEQUEL TO AN INJURY TO THE HEAD. [ tagged as Annie Miller Castlemaine Brewery Henry McPhail Joseph Strachan MILLER suicide Vale Street Wilston ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 11 January 1913, page 14
    Article 440 words

    Mr. R. D. Neilson, J.P., yesterday inquired into the circumstances attending the death of Joseph strachan Miller, a labourer employed at the Castlemaine ...
  • WRITTEN IN BLOOD. A SUICIDE'S LAST MESSAGE. Brisbane, January 10. [ tagged as Brisbane Joseph Strachan Miller Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 11 January 1913, page 21
    Article 64 words

    An inquest was held to-day into the death of Joseph Strachan, a miller, who committed suicide because he had been dismissed from employment. He left a ...
  • Murder or Suicide? THE END OF CHARLES SPEIRS. [ tagged as burglar Charles Speirs Defalcation Millionaire Murder New York Standard Oil Trust Staten Island Suicide ]

    The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times (Tas. : 1899 - 1919) Monday 14 May 1906, page 3
    Article 126 words

    London, May 11.—The discovery has been made that Charles Speirs, the supposed millionaire, who was reported last week to have been shot ...
  • NO. II. Statement of the case of Edwards, alias Lookaye, New South Wales. [ tagged as EDWARDS at Norfolk Island Suicide ]

    The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838) Wednesday 28 November 1832Edition: AFTERNOON, page 3
    Article 632 words

    The individual was banished to new South Wales from the Cape of Good Hope, being convicted of a libel on the Government of Lord Charles Somerset at that Colony. on ...
  • The Bulletin. PUBLISHED DAILY. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28, 1907. ROSS RIVER WEIR. [ tagged as Editorial suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 28 December 1907, page 4
    Article 2757 words

    Townsville's City Council has reason to be proud of the provision which it has this year made for increasing the water supply by storage of the ...
  • SKELETON OF A WOMAN FOUND. [By Telegraph.] Port Pirie, May '26. [ tagged as Mercator Point Lowly suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 27 May 1891, page 5
    Article 76 words

    The skeleton of a female was found on the beach yesterday near Point Lowly. It is supposed to be that of Mrs. Lange, wife of the captain of the Mercator, which left here some ...
  • Man 'Upset' before Dying [ tagged as Adultery Bundaberg Coroner's Court Divorce Irene Gillis Irene Ninnes Lucy Marie Garthe Suicide Sydney John Ninnes Sydney Ninnes ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 24 January 1947, page 3
    Article 170 words

    BUNDABERG, Thursday.—Their father had been upset over a threatened divorce action, said two witnesses at a Coroner's COurt ...
  • THE MALDON MYSTERY. [ tagged as Maldon Robert Jones suicide ]

    The Australian News for Home Readers (Vic. : 1864 - 1867) Tuesday 25 October 1864, page 6
    Article 1326 words

    Under this sensational heading several reports have been published in the journals, and public curiosity has naturally boon excited us to the fate of tho missing man, Robert Jones, whoso sudden ...
  • CORONER'S INQUEST. DEATH OF ELDERLY MAN. Strychnine Crystals in Mug. [ tagged as A W Fox Alfred Duggan Cook Coroner's Court Coroner's Inquest Harry Craven J Williams Jack Howell Jack Johnston James Cox John Henry Craven John Howell Martin Ryan Medland R C Grenier Strychnine Strychnine Crystals Strychnine Poisoning Suicide ]

    The Charleville Times (Brisbane, Qld. : 1896 - 1954) Friday 1 December 1933, page 7
    Article 995 words

    In the Coroner's Court yesterday afternoon, the Coroner, Mr. R. C. Grenier, conducted an inquest into the cause and ...
  • Grazier's Sad End. FOUND DEAD BESIDE WIFE'S GRAVE. [ tagged as Manuel Baldo Maranoa Poison Queensland Roma Roma Cemetery Spain Suicide Yalebone Creek Yalebone Hope Station ]

    The Charleville Times (Brisbane, Qld. : 1896 - 1954) Friday 20 November 1931, page 6
    Article 230 words

    Our Roma correspondent writes: Mr. Manuel Baldo aged 75, was found dead in tragic circumstances at the Roma cemetery. Deceased ...
  • ANOTHER BRIDGE SUICIDE. Three Within One Week. (SPECIAL TO "TIMES.") SYDNEY, Friday. [ tagged as Suicide Sydney Harbour Bridge Sydney Harbour Bridge Suicide ]

    The Charleville Times (Brisbane, Qld. : 1896 - 1954) Friday 11 August 1933, page 7
    Article 83 words

    The third Sydney Harbour Bridge tragedy within a week occurred yesterday afternoon when an unidentified man jumped from the centre of ...
  • SUICIDE AT NIVE DOWNS. [ tagged as Augathella Frederick Christian Ferdinand Gabbert Nive Downs Raincourt Suicide ]

    The Charleville Times (Brisbane, Qld. : 1896 - 1954) Saturday 19 November 1904, page 2
    Article 76 words

    Further information to hand of the determined suicide of Christian Fredrick Gabbert, sheep overseer, goes on to prove that the unfortunate ...
  • AUGATHELLA, November 14th, 1904. [ tagged as Augathella Augathella Cemetery Frederick Christian Ferdinand Gabbert Nive Downs Raincourt Suicide ]

    The Charleville Times (Brisbane, Qld. : 1896 - 1954) Saturday 19 November 1904, page 5
    Article 416 words

    An enquiry was held at N[?]e Downs on Thursday, November 10th instant in the presence of T. A. Brodie Esq, J. P., and M. Daly, Acting-sergeant of ...
  • The Bulletin. PUBLISHED DAILY. TUESDAY, JULY 14. 1908. FEDERAL FINANCE. [ tagged as Editorial suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 14 July 1908, page 4
    Article 3868 words

    We were glad to publish yesterday the Commonwealth Attoney-General's comments on the objections to the Sur-plus Revenue Act. It is, in the first ...
  • TATTERSALL'S SECRETARY. SUDDEN DEATH. [ tagged as Poisin Robert Gillespie Suicide Tattersall's Club Toowong ]

    The Longreach Leader (Qld. : 1923 - 1954) Friday 10 October 1930, page 18
    Article 51 words

    The Secretary of Tattersalls Club, Mr. Robert Gillespie, aged 65, was found dead at his home Toowong late last night. The police took possession of a bottle believed ...
  • FOUND DEAD. TATTERSALL'S CLUB SECRETARY. POLIGE TAKE BOTTLE. BRISBANE, October 8. [ tagged as Poisin Robert Gillespie Suicide Tattersall's Club ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 9 October 1930, page 5
    Article 57 words

    The secretary of Tattersall's Club. Mr. Robert Gillespie, was found dead at his house at Toowong late to-night. The police took possession of a bottle ...
  • CONSTITUTION HILL. INQUEST. [ tagged as police suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 2 January 1871, page 2
    Article 921 words

    This little neighbourhood was not a little shocked on Sunday, the 18th instant, by a report that Constable Hasti[?] had made away with himself About three o'clock in the afternoon his eldest son found ...
  • SUICIDE OF A CONSTABLE. TENTERFIELD, Monday. [ tagged as Police Constable Suicide Tenterfield William Patrick Byrne ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 20 June 1905, page 7
    Article 137 words

    A determined case of suicide occurred yesterday, when Senior-Constable Byrnes proceeded to the rear of his residence at the Police Barracks and shot himself through the head ...
  • MAN AND WIFE. THROATS AND WRISTS CUT. MELBOURNE DOMESTIC TRAGEDY. MELBOURNE, April 3. [ tagged as Cobden Street Kew Domestic Tragedy George Frank Burrup Harry Clements Kew Asylum Melbourne Myrtle Ivy Burrup Prince Alfred Hospital Suicide Thanet Grove East Malvern Tramways Board ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 4 April 1929, page 9
    Article 274 words

    With their throats and wrists cut, and a razor lying near by, a man and a woman were found on the floor of a bedroom of a house ...
  • DOMESTIC TRAGEDY. Woman's Throat Cut. HUSBAND COMMITS SUICIDE. MELBOURNE, April 3 [ tagged as Domestic Tragedy East Malvern George Burrup Harry Clements Melbourne Myrtle Ivy Burrup Suicide ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Thursday 4 April 1929, page 8
    Article 205 words

    Entering a house at East Malvern this morning in response to a message form a neighbour, the police found Geroge Burrun, 40, and his wife Ivy. ...
  • GIRL'S BODY FOUND. MURWILLUMBAH TRAGEDY. MURWILLUMBAH, May 12. [ tagged as Frederick James Clarendon Whittle Mamie Kenneally suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 13 May 1924, page 5
    Article 286 words

    The body of Miss Mamie Kenneally, aged 17, who left Mr. F. C. Whittle's chemist shop, Murwillumbah, under unusual circumstances on Friday, May 2, ...
  • MAGISTERIAL INQUIRIES. [ tagged as LOSEBY ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 13 November 1886, page 6
    Article 919 words

    The adjourned inquiry into the death of the illegitimate child of Louisa Hopkins, was held yesterday before Mr. W. H. Day. The only evidence taken was that of the midwife, Jane ...
  • The Brisbane Courier. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1886. [ tagged as ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 9 November 1886, page 4
    Article 9010 words

    IT is the distinctive mark of our modern thought to judge things from the point of view of first principles—to ignore authority, the dogmas of the past, and to resolutely ...
  • VICTIM OF DESPONDENCY. [ tagged as Hummock Hill John Hare suicide Whyalla ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Monday 30 June 1919, page 9
    Article 78 words

    PORT AUGUSTA, June 27.—Mr. John Hare, licenced victualler of Whyalla, was found dead in the gulf at Hummock Hill on Friday last. There were two pieces ...
  • MELBOURNE. January 25. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Wednesday 26 January 1876, page 2
    Article 2759 words

    The Opposition have resolved to persevere in their present tactics, and endeavour to stop supply and enforce a dissolution. Mr.Dicken went to Dalrymple on Monday. ...
  • Here There Everywhere [ tagged as ]

    Worker (Brisbane, Qld. : 1890 - 1955) Tuesday 2 April 1935, page 9
    Article ILLUSTRATED 2317 words

    The printers' strike in Wellington, N.Z., continues, the employees rejecting the terms offered by the employers. There is a probability of the trouble ...
  • Suicide of a Boy. [ tagged as Albert Gilbert Albert James Gilbert Caroline Gilbert Mr Garrity Suicide Wilberforce Cemetery Wilberforce Labour Settlement ]

    Windsor and Richmond Gazette (NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 21 December 1895, page 4
    Article 322 words

    ON Tuesday last, Albert James Gilbert aged 13 years, son of Mr Albert Gilbert, of the Wilberforce Labor Settlement, was found in an empty tenement with his skull blown off through gunshot. It ...
  • GENERAL ITEMS. [ tagged as Box Hill John Ragg Ragg family suicide ]

    The Elsternwick Leader and District Record (Brighton, Vic. : 1887 - 1888) Saturday 3 December 1887, page 3
    Article 1142 words

    THE Mayor of Sydney has been granted an allowance of £1000 a year. BARNUM'S great menagarie has been ...
  • MELBOURNE LETTER. FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT). December 5th. [ tagged as John Ragg Ragg family suicide ]

    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Saturday 24 December 1887, page 3
    Article 1888 words

    The most exciting items of interest which have happened in Melbourne during the past fortnight, are, as usual, a few melancholy accidents and suicides, ...
  • THE SUICIDE AT RICHMOND. [ tagged as Candier coroner John Ragg Ragg family Richmond suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 1 December 1887, page 8
    Article 183 words

    Mr. Candler, the district coroner, held an inquest at the Bridge Hotel, Richmond, on Wednesday morning, on the body of John Ragg, who was found dead near the ...
  • GENERAL ITEMS. [ tagged as bootmaker Box Hill John Ragg Ragg family suicide ]

    Oakleigh Leader and District Record (Brighton, Vic. : 1887 - 1888) Saturday 3 December 1887, page 3
    Article 1184 words

    THE Mayor of Sydney has been granted an allowance of £1000 a year. BARNUM'S great menagarie has been ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC NEWS BRISBANE, Monday. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 2 October 1895, page 23
    Article 918 words

    Margaret Prowse, aged six years, was playing with some other chdilren at Rockhampton on Sunday. One of them threw a lighted match on her ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] NORMANTON, May 30 [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 7 June 1893, page 9
    Article 2976 words

    Mr. M'Intyre's meat works started on Monday last, and 80 were put through the first day. TOWNSVILLE, May 30 ...
  • TRAGEDY AT TOWNSVILLE. [ tagged as Post Natal depression suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 6 March 1895, page 26
    Article 185 words

    Yesterday's " Townsville Evening Star" says—It has seldom been the lot of the " Star" to record a more sorrowful event than the tragic one which occurred in the ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] TOWNSVIIILE, October 20. [ tagged as Sudden Blindness Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 26 October 1892, page 10
    Article 2915 words

    Captain Shannon, of the Catterthun, arrived to-day from China, and denies reports as to cholera existing in China, He left Shanghai on September 30th, and ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] TOWNSVILLE, October 28. [ tagged as Stewart's Creek Sudden Blindness Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 2 November 1892, page 9
    Article 2751 words

    J. G. Atkinson of Townsville, chemist, field his petition in liq[?]on in the Supreme Court to-day. The estimated amount of the liabilities is £6702. The first ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC. (FROM OUR TELEGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENTS.) ROCKHAMPTON. February 17. [ tagged as bushranger Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 19 February 1866, page 2
    Article 1945 words

    THE Port Denison Times has published the following interesting news, received from Mr. M'Intyre and his party, to January 12:— Mr. M'Intyre, with two men, were then on ...
  • MONTHLY EPITOME. From March 17 to March 24. [ tagged as suicide Wandrahm ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 17 April 1866Supplement: Supplement, page 1
    Article 4632 words

    THE original minute of the Executive Council with reference to "Government officials and the Press," was published in last Saturday's Government Gazette. It is, we believe, meant ...
  • FARMER HANGS HIMSELF. [ tagged as death by hanging Jens C Christiansen suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 22 December 1900, page 14
    Article 56 words

    Jans C. Christensen, a farmer, living at Waraba, about five miles from Caboolture, committed suicide on Thursday morning by hanging himself from a beam in the house. ...
  • CHINESE LAW YOUNG LOVER'S SUICIDE. SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Australia Chas Wing China Chinese death Fiji Lang Heung love suicide Sydney ]

    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 22 June 1909Edition: DAILY, page 6
    Article 114 words

    The inquest concerning the death of a Chinese girl named Lang Heung disclosed the fact that love trouble was apparently the cause of the girl ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC. (FROM OUR TELEGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENTS.) SYDNEY. September 25. [ tagged as Cleveland Bay Express Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 27 September 1867, page 2
    Article 1668 words

    THE Assembly has negatived the proposal to repeal newspaper postal charges. Griffin's sentence has been commuted to imprisonment for life. ...
  • A WESTERN TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Brigalow Creek Death by Strychnine Poisoning Harriette Curtis Newman Suicide ]

    Cairns Morning Post (Qld. : 1907 - 1909) Thursday 27 February 1908, page 5
    Article 223 words

    An inquiry was held on Monday, before Mr. R. S. Hurd, P.M., into the circumstances attending the death of a young girl under 18 years ...
  • PINE MOUNTAIN. (FROM A CORRESPONDENT.) February 19. [ tagged as Cleveland Bay Express Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 22 February 1868, page 6
    Article 2538 words

    AS your valuable paper is extensively circulated among the farmers in the district of West Moreton, I like to see the interests of these farmers represented in your columns, and so ...
  • MONDAY, JULY 22, 1861. [ tagged as George Edmunds Leicester Hotel suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 22 July 1861, page 4
    Article 5706 words

    There is a passage in Mr. SENIOR'S Mercantile Theory of Wealth, which, although originally applied to the mother country, and written under a strong ...
  • WORTHERN DISTRICT COURT. ("Townsville Star," March 24.) (Before His Honor Mr. Acting Judge Byrne.) CIVIL JURISDICTION. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Monday 27 March 1899, page 8
    Article 415 words

    Rollinghoff v. Mytton.—Claim for £500 damages for the loss of a finger and injury to another sustained while working a mincing machine at the ...
  • Telegrams. (BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH) RAVENSWOOD, December 29. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Wednesday 6 January 1892, page 8
    Article 1420 words

    Last evening, about 6 o'clock, a cyclone visited the town, followed by thunder and lightning. The cyclone did a great deal of damage to the roofing in Macrossan-street, ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] Queensland News. CROYDON, June 8. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 16 June 1897, page 15
    Article 1693 words

    A change is announced in the proprietary of the "Golden Age" newspaper, which is to be taken over by Mr. Herbert Leonard, formerly of ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Lord James Douglas Suicide ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 7 May 1891, page 2
    Article 7 words

    Lord James Douglas has committed suicide. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Hume Webster Suicide ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Monday 25 January 1892, page 2
    Article 7 words

    Mr Hume Webster has committed suicide. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Dan Pitt Suicide ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 26 January 1895, page 3
    Article 10 words

    Dan Pitt is reported to have committed suicide. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Actor Harry Eversfield New York Suicide ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 11 February 1896, page 6
    Article 12 words

    Harry Eversfield, the actor, committed suicide yesterday in New York. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Australia Hackney Downs Suicide ]

    Queanbeyan Age (NSW : 1867 - 1904) Thursday 29 July 1886, page 2
    Article 15 words

    A stranger, supposed to be a visitor from Australia, committed suicide on Hackney Downs. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Bernhardt Theatre Paris Branches Dufrena Suicide ]

    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 15 May 1919Edition: DAILY, page 5
    Article 20 words

    Branches Dufrens, leading in the Bernnardt Theatre, Paris, committed suicide by hanging prior to Monday night's performance. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Bowral Jane Ward Suicide ]

    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Monday 12 January 1891, page 2
    Article 16 words

    A married woman named Jane Ward committed suicide at Bowral on Saturday by hanging herself. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Henry Kingsley Standard Brewery Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 11 November 1898, page 6
    Article 15 words

    Henry Kingsley, a traveller for the Standard Brewery committed suicide to-day by shooting himself. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Bushmen's Club Hotel Suicide William Hall ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 29 July 1898, page 10
    Article 17 words

    William Hall, residing at the Bushmen's Club Hotel, committed suicide on Saturday by taking strychnine. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as French Chamber of Deputies General Andre M Syketon Suicide ]

    Morning Post (Cairns, Qld. : 1897 - 1907) Saturday 10 December 1904, page 3
    Article 25 words

    M. Syketon, assailant of General Andre in the French Chamber of Deputies, was found suffocated by gas in his study. Suicide is ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Beaconsfield Hotel Frederick Williams St Kilda Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 24 December 1897, page 2
    Article 25 words

    Fredk. Williams, licensee of the Beaconsfield Hotel, St. Kilda, committed suicide yesterday by taking poison. No reason is assigned for ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Brompton Park Joseph Reed Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 5 November 1897, page 7
    Article 24 words

    Joseph Reed, living at Brompton Park, committed suicide by cutting his throat with a razor. The cause of the deed is unknown. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Broken Hill G Thyer Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 11 November 1898, page 6
    Article 20 words

    At the inquest on G. Thyer, who hanged himself at Broken Hill, a verdict of suicide was returned. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Charles F T Arnold Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 26 January 1900, page 14
    Article 24 words

    Charles F. T. Arnold, who has an extensive dyeing business in theb city, committed suicide to-day. He swallowed come prussic acid. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Elizabeth Anne Petrie Redfern Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 6 August 1897, page 4
    Article 13 words

    A woman named Elizabeth Anne Petrie committed suicide at Redfern to-day. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as South Melbourne Suicide Walter Oust ]

    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Friday 31 January 1913, page 5
    Article 17 words

    Walter Oust, aged 32, committed suicide at South Melbourne by drinking cyanide of potassium. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Charles Noble Marrickville Suicide Sydney ]

    Queanbeyan Age (NSW : 1867 - 1904) Saturday 4 September 1897, page 2
    Article 18 words

    Sydney, Friday.—An upholsterer named Charles Noble committed suicide at Marrickville, shooting himself with revolver. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 15 August 1894, page 5
    Article 27 words

    The brother of the condemned anarchist Santo has committed suicide. It is believed that the cause of the act was grief at his brother's position. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Albury John Fleming Suicide ]

    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Wednesday 5 February 1890, page 3
    Article 25 words

    A man named John Fleming committed suicide yesterday at Albury by hanging himself to a wire fence by a strap fastened round his neck. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Ayr George Taylor Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 11 February 1898, page 2
    Article 23 words

    George Taylor, a fisherman near Ayr, committed suicide by shooting himself yesterday. The cause of the rash deed was debts and drink. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Henry Engelbrecht Liverpool Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 23 December 1898, page 12
    Article 15 words

    Henry "Eagelbrecht, 36 years of age, committed suicide to-day at Liverpool by shooting himself. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Albert Henry Smith Balhannah Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 5 August 1898, page 6
    Article 25 words

    An inquest on the body of Albert Henry Smith, who shot himself at Balhannah, was held yesterday. A verdict of suicide was returned. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Charters Towers Michael Lee Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 14 April 1899, page 2
    Article 20 words

    Michael Lee, 54, a sawmiller and mining speculator, committed suicide by cutting his throat at Charters Towers. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as London Stock Exchange Suicide ]

    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 22 November 1902, page 3
    Article 20 words

    Henry Hastings Hoppel, a share jobber, committed suicide in the London Stock Exchange lavatory, owing to financial losses. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Francis Adams Suicide ]

    Zeehan and Dundas Herald (Tas. : 1890 - 1922) Thursday 7 September 1893, page 2
    Article 19 words

    Francis'Adams, the well-known writer on Australian subjects, has committed suicide by shooting himself with a revolver. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Albert Cochrane North Wakool Station Suicide ]

    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Friday 23 January 1891, page 2
    Article 17 words

    Albert Cochrane, owner of North Wakool Station, shot himself through the head and has since died. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Deniliquin James Alfred Cochrane Suicide ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Wednesday 21 January 1891, page 2
    Article 14 words

    James Alfred Cochrane, a squatter, residing near Deniliquin, short himself dead last night. ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Blacksmith Blinman Clare Gardiner Moolooloo Station Richards Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 16 December 1898, page 9
    Article 35 words

    Richards, a blacksmith, at Clare, committed suicide to-day by hanging himself. Gardiner, a laborer, at Moolooloo ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as H Stackpoole Mildura Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 2 December 1898, page 9
    Article 38 words

    H. Stackpoole, a young man, committed suicide at Mildura yesterday by shooting himself in a most determined manner. He had frequently threatened ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Cataract Gorge Englishman G A Shaw Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 4 November 1898, page 12
    Article 33 words

    At the inquest held on G. A. Shaw, an Englishman, who committed suicide by throwing himself on to the rocks at Cataract Gorge, a verdict of suicide while ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Gawler Samuel Marriott Suicide Willaston ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 19 August 1898, page 1
    Article 27 words

    A man named Samuel Marriott Committed. Suicide at Willaston, near Gawler, by cutting his throat. A verdict of suicide while insane was ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as East Brunswick Suicide William Naylor ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 28 April 1899, page 14
    Article 25 words

    An elderly man named William Naylor, who resided alone at East Brunswick, committed suicide by taking strychnine. He had been drinking ...
  • SUICIDE. [ tagged as Melbourne Mr Simpson Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 20 January 1899, page 4
    Article 18 words

    Mr. Simpson, of Melbourne, has committed suicide on one of the islands of the Torres group. ...
  • Telegraphic News PORT DOUGLAS, July 31. [ tagged as G W MUNTZ suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Monday 7 August 1899, page 19
    Article 9492 words

    An election to fill an extraordinary vacancy in the Divisional Board, took place on Saturday. The result was:—James Reynolds 51; G. W. Muntz 39. ...
  • FATAL ACCIDENT AT BREAKFAST CREEK. [ tagged as suicide Van Tassel ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 27 May 1890, page 4
    Article 1457 words

    The balloon ascent and parachute jump by Miss Gladys. Van Tassel, announced to take place at the Breakfast Creek Sports Grounds yesterday afternoon, was postponed owing to a ...
  • NEWS AND NOTES. BY A SYDNEY MAN VIII. [ tagged as Cabinet Maker Collector Drowned Elizabeth Tooth Emma Tomlin Goulburn Infanticide Jacob Lynham John Tooth Kent Brewery Paddington Robert McDonald Snake Bite Suicide Windsor ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Wednesday 27 October 1858, page 4
    Article 3235 words

    THE Port Curtis bubble has regularly [?]ploded now. A few vessels are still on [?]eir way from distant ports to the port [?]f disappointment, but hundreds of ...
  • Telegrams. (BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.) (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) TOWNSVILLE, August 25. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Saturday 29 August 1891, page 9
    Article 1057 words

    Four men employed on one of Burns, Philp and Co.'s lighters were proceeded against at the Police Court this morning torsmuggling tobacco from the Jumna. All ...
  • Telegrams. (BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.) TOWNSVILLE, December 19. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Wednesday 30 December 1891, page 9
    Article 1725 words

    Two young men, Graham and Archer, were arrested at 3 o'clock this morning on suspicion of larceny from Mr. P. F. Hanran's store. Graham was found on the premises, ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [By TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT) TOWNSVILLE, August 2. [ tagged as Edward BARRON suicide on top of Steamer's boiler Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 10 August 1892Supplement: OUR WEEKLY ILLUSTRATED SUPPLEMENT, page 2
    Article 3368 words

    The first lot of frozen mat was co veyed from the works, Ross River, to the Alexandra to-night by rail, and everything went successful in the shipping, ...
  • A Sad Occurrence. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 23 November 1892, page 13
    Article 668 words

    A SENSATION was created in town on Nov. 17, when news came in that the body of George Grant Dan had been discovered in the harness room, at the rear of his private ...
  • Telegrams. (BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.) TOWNSVILLES November 4. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Wednesday 11 November 1891, page 20
    Article 1623 words

    The body of a man named Thomas Steel was found floating in Ross Creek this morning. Among the papers found on the body was a letter from his mother, who wrote from ...
  • Local and. General. [ tagged as Clement Charles Murgatroyd M Suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Wednesday 20 January 1892, page 5
    Article 6063 words

    THE rainfall at Cairns for 1891 was 134 inches, or lift 2in. The wettest month was February, when 4l£ inches fell, and in the first four months of the year 9ft 6in were ...
  • Local and General. [ tagged as CHICK Alfred Suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Saturday 4 April 1891, page 4
    Article 2578 words

    MR. THOMAS MILLS, with Mrs. Mills and family, arrived at Charters Towors on Tuesday after a trip to England. During their their stay here they will occupy their own ...
  • Local and General. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Saturday 13 June 1891, page 5
    Article 2818 words

    The annual ball in connection with the Benevolent Society has been postponed to Wednesday, 1st July, which will be the last day of the Pastoral show. ...
  • AN AUSTRALIAN SUICIDE. LONDON, May 4. [ tagged as Alfred George JOHNSON suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 6 May 1897, page 5
    Article 51 words

    Alfred George Johnson, described as an Australian Admiralty draughtsman, committed suicide with a revolver yesterday. He left behind him a letter stating that he had been involved ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 10 November 1897, page 16
    Article 4477 words

    HUGHENDEN, November 4. The Police Magistrate was occupied all day in hearing cases brought against Charles Hoy, a shearer, by ...
  • SOUTHERN SUPREME COURT. (Before His Honor Mr Justice Chubb.) Wednesday, March 22. IN CHAMBERS. [ tagged as suicide W C Houston William Clement Houston ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Monday 27 March 1899, page 48
    Article 588 words

    Lee Choy v Lee Tan and Lee Yan Bros. Summons for order for warrant for arrest. Order—Summons adjourned "sine die." Mr E. J. Forrest for ...
  • Telegraphic News GAIRNS, August 16. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Monday 21 August 1899, page 11
    Article 3930 words

    Ricketson, who was committed for trial on a charge of manslaughter at the Supreme Court at Townsville on the 21st instant, has now been recommitted ...
  • TOWNSVILLE. March 29. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 2 April 1886, page 2
    Article 2557 words

    AT the banquet tendered by the citizens to the Hon. W. Aplin, Mr. R. Philp, M.L.A., and Mr. W. Kirk on Thursday night, separation, as might have been expected, was the ...
  • HERE, THERE, EVERYWHERE [ tagged as 5th Light Horse Brigade A Magripolas Adelaide Albert George Russell Albert La Port Alexander Jackson Apoplexy Assault Australian Loan Council Australian Stock Barbara Meyer Bartle's Dam Batavia Goldfield Batavia Police Bathurst Bendigo Bourke Brisbane Brisbane Police Court Broken Neck Burglary Burwood Bushfire Cabarita Camperdown Casino Chicago Cooktown Cunnamulla Danderoo Defective Earth Wire Destitute Diving Fatality Dog Attack Domenico Belle - 11 February 1930 Dominico Belle Donald Burke Donald Macansh Drink Driving Drowned Electrocuted Enid Bertha Johnson Erskineville Fairy Meadows Fire Fish River Flood Fox Terrier Frederick Kilner and Co Gambling Geary's Gap George Kelly Gilbert Herrick Giuseppe (Joseph) Mammone Glasgow Glenmore Road Rockhampton Grafton Mail Haberfield Harry Banwell Heat Wave Here There and Everywhere Humpybong Creek Bridge Imprisonment Irene Bent Italo-Australia Newspaper J Kitchen and Sons James Bloomfield James Sharpe James Smith John Ingham John Woodger Jumping the Rattler Kilcoy Kurri Kurri Lake George Lion Lionel Rodney Lithgow Macansh Mackenzie Street Leichhardt Major Bros and Co Ltd Marrickville Melbourne Meningitis Mining Fatality Missing Motor Accidents Motor Vehicle Accident Mt Isa Murder Mystery MVA Neale New South Wales Newcastle Newtown Railway Station Norman Job Old Men's Home Orange Hospital P and O Liner Paddington Parramatta Court Peachester Pedestrian Fatalities Percy Howells Perry Bros' Circus Perth Plague of Caterpillars Point Works Police Court Power Quarantine Railway Fatality Railway Port Reginald Charles McCooey Road Toll Robbery Robert Lancaster Robert Smith Robina Mary Tucker Rockhampton General Hospital Rooster Attack Rutherglen Seven Hills Shooting Tragedy Smallpox Smallpox Fatality Soap Manufacturers Southwark Stanley River Suicide Surrey Hills Sydney Temora Theodore Kaspan Train Collision Urquhart's Shaft Victoria Wagga Walter Case Warwick Wharf Riot William Casey William Davis William Gimbert Wine Excise Wingham Wingham-Taree Road Wollongong Woody Point Workplace Fatality Yetholme ]

    Worker (Brisbane, Qld. : 1890 - 1955) Wednesday 26 February 1930, page 17
    Article ILLUSTRATED 3121 words

    The two-year-old son of Alexander Jackson, who lives many miles beyond Bourke, was attacked by a rooster which stuck its spur into his eye. The ...
  • The Courier. PUBLISHED DAILY. SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 1869. [ tagged as Cleveland Bay Express Creed Royal Suicide Tom Fawcett ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 23 January 1869, page 4
    Article 6321 words

    AT length we have reliable reports of the hustings speeches of the Colonial Treasurer during his last electioneering trip, and they are exceedingly interesting. One ...
  • A BBEEZE IN THE N.S.W. ASSEMBLY. (By Telegraph.) SYDNEY, December 1. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 8 December 1897, page 29
    Article 417 words

    In the Assembly, in a debate as to whether the motion by Mr Hayes be treated as a matter of urgency, the Premier and leader of the Opposition ...
  • Intercolonial Intelligence. NEWS AND NOTES. [BY A SYDNEY MAN.] Wednesday, August 14. [ tagged as Crown Lands Bailiff Grafton Henry Chapman Inquest Pound Street Grafton Suicide Temperance Hotel ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 August 1867, page 9
    Article 6432 words

    THE arrival of the English telegram in the first instance, and then the mail steamer itself, has kept up some excitement in the news department during the last few days, in the midst of ...
  • Local and General News. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 13 March 1895, page 17
    Article 1404 words

    AT the afternoon sittings of the Police Court Tuesday, [?] on remand, was t charged with the larceny of tobacoo from A. M. Newman and Co's/ ...
  • Attempted Murder & Suicide. (BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.) [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] IPSWICH, February 23. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Northern Mining Register (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1891 - 1892) Wednesday 4 March 1891, page 12
    Article 236 words

    A terrible tragedy occurred at Hallonvale yesterday morning. About half-past 8 a German selector named Frank Firabend quarrelled with his wife, accusing her of ...
  • CANNONBAR. (From the correspondent of the Dubbo Dispatch) [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Thursday 13 June 1867, page 4
    Article 225 words

    I have but little news to send to you. The weather is lovely, and quite cold enough at night to make a glass of hot grog very acceptable to us thin blooded individuals of the plain. ...
  • DEATH BY POISON. TOWNSVILLE, September 23. [ tagged as Poison Robert John Wiltshire Suicide Townsville ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 24 September 1930, page 17
    Article 38 words

    Robert Wiltshire, a coach painter, died while being conveyed to hospital early this morning. Death is believed to be due to poisoning, self-inflicted. ...
  • The Townsville Daily Bulletin. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 1930. [ tagged as Cyanide Empire Hotel Flinders Lane Poison Robert John Wiltshire Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 23 September 1930, page 6
    Article 1711 words

    The table presented at the meeting of railwaymen on Sunday, is undoubtedly an effective and convincing one. The deductions presented amount practically, to a third ...
  • NORTHERN MINER. PUBLISHED DAILY. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 1930. TO-DAY. [ tagged as Cyanide Empire Hotel Poison Robert John Wiltshire Suicide ]

    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Wednesday 24 September 1930, page 4
    Article 1053 words

    Amusements—Talkies, Regent Theatre, 8 p.m. Cycle road races will start from the Park Hotel 2.30 p.m. Saturday ...
  • SPECIAL TELEGRAMS. [RECEIVED August 11, 3.5 p.m.] London, August 10. DEATH OF MADAME EMBLAD. [ tagged as Australian composers Maggie Menzies Suicide ]

    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 12 August 1887, page 5
    Article 51 words

    Madame Emblad, the planiste, formerly Miss Maggie Menzies, of Melbourne, was found dead while at Munich on Tuesday, the 8th inst. Her husband telegraphs ...
  • The Morning Bulletin, ROCKHAMPTON. SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 1889 NOTES OF THE WEEK. [ tagged as Captain Charles Calvert suicide ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Saturday 13 April 1889, page 4
    Article 6350 words

    The new Governor of Queensland, Sir H. W. Norman, is expected to reach the colony in a few days, and a demonstration in his honour will be made at Cooktown. ...
  • HOTELKEEPER'S DEATH SUSPECTED SUICIDE Wollongong, Saturday. [ tagged as Alfred Orchard Paragon Hotel Helensburgh suicide ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 28 December 1929Edition: SPORTING ISSUE, page 1
    Article 52 words

    Allied Orchard (55), hotel proprietor, was found with his throat cut on thursday night. He was attended to by a doctor and placed under a ...
  • DRIVER AND FIREMAN INJURED. WEST MAITLAND, Sunday. [ tagged as Alfred Orchard FRAUENFELDER Paragon Hotel Helensburgh suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 30 December 1929, page 10
    Article 532 words

    William Mulvovey, of Mayfield, an engina-driver employed on the Government Railway, was severely burned on the right arm, both legs and face, while on an engine yesterday. ...
  • INQUESTS. [ tagged as ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 3 July 1903, page 6
    Article 188 words

    At the Morgue yesterday, the City Coroner (Mr. Candler) held an inquest on the body of Henry Hooper, the old man who was brought into the Melbourne Hospital ...
  • THE AMENDED FACTORIES AND SHOPS ACT. BRISBANE, October 29. [ tagged as Suicide Townsville Queens Hotel ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Monday 4 November 1901, page 24
    Article ILLUSTRATED 2936 words

    The Bill to amend the Factories and Shops Act of 1900, which was read firstly to-day, after repealing certai[?] portions of the principal Act in order ...
  • FARMER'S SUICIDE. Drowned in Mitchell River. [ tagged as Cancer Eagle Point James Alexander Boyd Suicide Victoria ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 21 February 1929, page 12
    Article 149 words

    BAIRNSDALE, Wednesday.—At midday to-day the body of James Alexander Boyd, aged 63 years, a farmer, was recovered from the Mitchell River at Eagle Point. For the last two years Boyd had ...
  • WORRIED MAN'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as Rockhampton Suicide Thomas Arthur Wyer ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 22 December 1913, page 11
    Article 103 words

    ROCKHAMPION (Q.), Sunday.—Thomas Arthr Wyer, clerk, employed in the railway cloak-room at Stanley street, committed suicide by cutting his throat with a ...
  • The Bulletin. PUBLISHED DAILY. SATURDAY. FEBRUARY 27, 1909. TOWNSVILLE'S DEFENCE. [ tagged as Kissing Point Suicide Townsville Norman Park ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 27 February 1909, page 5
    Article 2187 words

    Confidence in the Commonwealth military authorities is very desirable just now, when the people of Australia are about to be asked to very greatly ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] IPSWICH, February 2. [ tagged as Merkara immigrants Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 3 February 1886, page 5
    Article 417 words

    George M'Marday, a message boy in the employ of Messrs. Cribb and Foote, was thrown from a horse in Brisbane-street this morning, and so severely injured that he died this ...
  • QUEENSLAND. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) TOOWOOMBA, January 14. [ tagged as Kissing Point Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 15 January 1895, page 5
    Article 973 words

    A public meeting has been convened for tomorrow night to make arrangements for the reception of the visitors to Toowoomba in connection with the congress of the Australasian ...
  • QUEENSLAND NEWS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] THURSDAY ISLAND. (Viá Kimberley), January 27. [ tagged as Kissing Point Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 6 February 1886, page 201
    Article 2476 words

    The Swedish brigantine Norman, Captain Ohlsen, bound from Normanton to Long Island, in ballast, went ashore on Dungeness Reef at midnight, on the 21st instant. The ...
  • Local & General News. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Capricornian (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1875 - 1929) Saturday 13 February 1886, page 17
    Article 3531 words

    WE understand intimation has been made to the Mayor of North Rockhampton that Mr. Nisbet has approved of Mr. W. C. Clement's drainage scheme provided the sewage ...
  • The Brisbane Courier. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 1888. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 6 November 1888, page 4
    Article 6742 words

    THERE was nothing more remarkable during the passage of the Estimates through the House last week than the unanimity of agreement with regard to the Defence ...
  • NORTHERN MAIL NEWS. (From our Exchanges.) [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Saturday 29 March 1890, page 6
    Article 1289 words

    The Mundie Miner, Georgetown, is now being printed on brown paper. The stock of white has run out, and the roads are closed to traffic. ...
  • ASSAULT BY A CONSTABLE. [ tagged as Dinah Hudson nee Sanderson Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 26 June 1894, page 4
    Article 3368 words

    John Hogan was charged at the City Police Court yesterday, on remand, with having on the 12th instant assaulted a little girl named May Co[?]keroft, at Paddington. Mr. Price appeared ...
  • CASUALTIES. SUPPOSED SUICIDE. [ tagged as Claude White Cooper Glenelg Keswick Suicide ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Monday 16 July 1923, page 8
    Article 274 words

    A sad case of supposed suicide occurred at Glenelg on Sunday afternoon. At a quarter past 3 o'clock the Glenelg police received a call to the house of ...
  • SUICIDE OF A RAILWAY ENGINEER. [ tagged as Death PREVOST Henry Augustine de Teissier Suicide ]

    Queanbeyan Age (NSW : 1867 - 1904) Wednesday 25 January 1888, page 2
    Article 411 words

    YOUNG, Thursday.—The dead body of Henry Prevost, assistant district engineer in the Goulburn district, in connection with the railway department, who arrived ...
  • The Rockhampton Bulletin AND CENTRAL QUEENSLAND ADVERTISER. SATURDAY, JANUARY 5, 1867. [ tagged as Rockhampton German Lutheran Church Suicide ]

    Rockhampton Bulletin and Central Queensland Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1871) Saturday 5 January 1867, page 2
    Article 1364 words

    THE half yearly meeting of members, of the Rockhampton Volunteer Rifle Brigade will be held at the Court house, on Tuesday evening next. ...
  • News of the Week. [ tagged as 17 Mile Rocks Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 21 September 1867, page 5
    Article 4346 words

    THE Superintendent of Electric Telegraphs in Queensland courteously informs us that he has arranged so that the arrival of H.R.H. Prince Alfred at the ports of Adelaide, ...
  • News of the Week. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 16 February 1867, page 5
    Article 4777 words

    THE Colonial Secretary, Mr. Macalister, went up the line on Tuesday in company with the Minister for Works. We (Queensland Times) have not heard whether Messrs Taylor and ...
  • CARD WELL. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 30 January 1869, page 6
    Article 288 words

    A CARDWELL correspondent of the Cleveland Bay Express writes, on December 21, to that journal:—"A most distressing case of suicide has just occurred in our quiet, humdrum, little ...
  • CLEVELAND BAY. (From the Cleveland Bay Express, February 5.) [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 26 February 1870, page 9
    Article 1269 words

    WE are informed by a gentleman who arrived from Ravenswood on Thursday that the reefing propectt on that gold-field were continuing to improve. One share was sold in the Mllnaur ...
  • CASUALTIES. VERDICT OF SUICIDE. [ tagged as suicide Thomas Turner ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 24 April 1913, page 11
    Article 64 words

    At the inquiry conducted yesterday by Mr. J. W. Fletcher, the Acting Coroner, concerning the death of Thomas Turner, 52, whose body was found in a creek at Balgowlah, ...
  • SUICIDE WITH STRING. [ tagged as Charles James John Robert Suicide Talbot ]

    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Monday 26 October 1931Edition: HOME (FINAL) EDITION, page 1
    Article 80 words

    It was stated at the Lewisham inquest on Charles Robert Talbot, of Mount Pleasant-road, Lewisham, that he committed suicide by strangling himself ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. (BY TELEGRAPH.) (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) TOWNSVILLE, June 21. [ tagged as Stewart's Creek Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 29 June 1892, page 10
    Article 2908 words

    The leper from Charters Towers, who arrived last evening, was put on board the Albatross directly. The vessel left early this morning for Friday Island, calling at Cairns ...
  • Telegraphic Inteligence. [BY TELEGRAPHIC.] TOWNSVILLE, July 7. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 13 July 1892Supplement: OUR WEEKLY ILLUSTRATED SUPPLEMENT, page 2
    Article 1357 words

    Repairs to the disabled machinery at Ross River Meat Works were completed to-day. The engine run a day or two before ful operations are re-umd. eanwhile 30 or ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.] TOWNSVILLE, September 13. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 21 September 1892, page 10
    Article 5483 words

    It was yesterday reported that the butchers Tat the Alligator Creek Meat Works had struck work rather than kill the cattle from Lammermoor Station, because Mr. Christison, ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] TOWNSVILLE, October 4. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 12 October 1892, page 46
    Article 2656 words

    Robert Gordon, the so of Mr James Gordon of Cluden left to-day for olombo, taking lO p[?]cked horses. A[?]l were boarded without mishap sa[?]e one whi[?]h sustained ...
  • Charges Against Doctor [ tagged as Cremation Act Eastbourne Forgery Act Gertrude Joyce Huliett Larceny Act London Suicide ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 29 November 1956, page 15
    Article 134 words

    LONDON, November 25 (A.A.P.-Reuter).—A doctor was arrested in Eastbourne late last night by Detective ...
  • WURDER, SUICIDE IS POLICE BELIEF [ tagged as Armidale Dutson Joseph White Martin Murray Murder Sale Suicide ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 25 October 1956, page 31
    Article 181 words

    MELBOURNE, October 24.—Homicide detectives investigating the deaths of two men whose bodies were found at a ...
  • CRIMINALS TRAPPED: ONE SUICIDES [ tagged as Deniliquin John Patrick Ikon Suicide Trevor Brian Fuller Trevor suicide Wanganella ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 25 October 1956, page 17
    Article 124 words

    SYDNEY, October 21.—Early this morning police trapped two desperate criminals who, though handcuffed, had ...
  • Big Drop In TB Lung Deaths [ tagged as Suicide Tuberculosis ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 18 October 1956, page 10
    Article 165 words

    LONDON, October 14 (A.A.P.-Reuter). — A big fal in the number of deaths [?] Britain last year from ...
  • NURSE'S SUICIDE [ tagged as Balmain Cyanide Gordon Stark Margaret Blanch Stark Missionary Nurse New Guinea Pathologist Suicide Sydney ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 4 October 1956, page 4
    Article 132 words

    SYDNEY, October 3.—A trainee nurse killed herself by taking cyanide after her father refused to allow her to go to ...
  • INQUEST INTO CAR BOMB MURDER OF SYDNEY DOCTOR, SISTER [ tagged as Car Bomb Coroner's Court Edward Bonaventure Bretchie Elsie Esther Foster Henry Edward Foster Kingsgrove Muirder Suicide Sydney ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 27 September 1956, page 26
    Article 519 words

    SYDNEY, September 24.—An engineer who committed suicide after murdering his wife and her doctor brother with a car bomb, claimed that a "big row" with the doctor was partly responsible for the crime. ...
  • SUICIDE AFTER ENGAGEMENT BROKEN [ tagged as Alive Frawley Brighton le Sands Lawrence John Norman Leveridge Narrabeen Noreen Frawley Suicide Sydney ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 30 August 1956, page 15
    Article 150 words

    SYDNEY, August 26. — A young man shot himsell dead in his car on Saturday just 12 hours after his fiancee ...
  • WIDOW'S DEATH LINKED WITH END OF 300 OTHERS [ tagged as Eastbourne Gertrude Joyce Hullet John Bodkin Adams London Scotland Yard Somerset House Suicide ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 23 August 1956, page 23
    Article 494 words

    LONDON, August 21 (A.A.P.Reuter). — Mrs Gertrude Joyce Hullet, 50-yearold widow, committed suicide ...
  • BODY IN DOCTOR'S SURGERY ENGINEER LEAVES CONFESSION NOTE IN CAR-BOMB CASE [ tagged as Car Bomb Edward Bonaventure Heffernan Brotchie Elsie Esther Heffernan Foster Henry Edward Foster Kingsgrove Murder Paterson Avenue Kingsgrove Suicide Sydney ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 16 August 1956, page 3
    Article 635 words

    SYDNEY, August 14.—The police believe a demented engineer worked for several weeks to design and fit a home-made bomb to a car which exploded on Monday night, killing his wife and his brother-in-law, a doctor. ...
  • Bank Officer's Suicide [ tagged as Coroner's Court Dalby Florence Moore Henry Charles Moore Penshurst Penshurst Railway Station Suicide Sydney Train fatality ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 2 August 1956, page 15
    Article 115 words

    SYDNEY, July 26.—A former Dalby bank accountant had committed suicide in Sydney, the City Coroner's ...
  • Died While Drank, Coroner Finds [ tagged as Asphyxia Derek Curtis-Bennett Intoxication London Suicide ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 26 July 1956, page 9
    Article 119 words

    LONDON, July 25 (A.A.P.). —At the time of his death, Derek Curtis-Bennett, Q.C., had drunk the equivalent of ...
  • SUMMARY OF GENERAL NEWS. (Abridged from the latest papers.) [ tagged as contempt of court Intestacy Suicide Thomas Kerr ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Saturday 30 December 1848, page 3
    Article 859 words

    IT is said that a Bill will shortly be brought before the Legislative Council for the establishment of an uniform rate of postage in the colony. The intended rate is fourpence.—Mr. William ...
  • COLONIAL EXTRACTS. LAND SALE. (From the Government Gazette, Feb. 27.) [ tagged as Apoplexy felo de se James Shanaghan Melancholy Decease Suicide ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Saturday 10 March 1849, page 3
    Article 2046 words

    AT eleven o'clock of Wednesday, the 28th March the following town and suburban lots of land will be offered for sale, by public auction, at the Police Office, Brisbane, Moreton Bay, at the upset price ...
  • SUMMARY OF GENERAL NEWS. (Abridged from the latest papers.) [ tagged as Chang Sing George Russell Newcastle Port Phillip Suicide ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Monday 14 May 1849Supplement: "Moreton Bay Courier" Extraordinary., page 1
    Article 1261 words

    THE Baroness de Mart, who was charged with stealing two rings from Sir John Hare, as reported in a previous number, was tried at the Central Criminal Court, London, in December ...
  • COLONIAL EXTRACTS. [ tagged as Catastrophe Edward Hayes Liverpool Road Luke Holmes Mulinan Murder Suicide ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Saturday 26 May 1849, page 4
    Article 6401 words

    THE FLYING PIEMAN.— The extraordinary athletic powers of this celebrated individual will be exhibited in a variety of feats of strength and pedestrianism, on Thursday next (the middle day), ...
  • THE NEWS. [ tagged as Drowned Suicide ]

    The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Monday 10 September 1849Supplement: "Moreton Bay Courier" Extraordinary., page 1
    Article 1740 words

    BY the arrival of the Eagle in the river, we have been furnished with some late numbers of the Sydney Morning Herald, from which we compile the best summary ...
  • TOOWOOMBA CIRCUIT COURT. (FROM OUR OWN REPORTER.) MONDAY, JULY 16. BEFORE His Honor Mr. Justice Lutwyche. [ tagged as Elizabeth Kettle Henry Bracker Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 21 July 1866, page 6
    Article 3266 words

    The criminal sittings of the Circuit Court, at Toowoomba, commenced to-day with a list of thirteen cases on the calendar. The barristers present were—John Gore ...
  • News of the Week. [ tagged as Drayton Road George Huggins suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 July 1867, page 5
    Article 7923 words

    WE are glad to see that the Government will not allow the rather Quixotical conduct of Mr. T. H. Fitzgerald with regard to the representation of Rockhampton to stand in the way of that ...
  • Miscellaneous. [ tagged as John King bushranger Lady Bowen Solitaries Suicide Sydney ]

    Warwick Argus and Tenterfield Chronicle (Qld. : 1866 - 1879) Wednesday 1 July 1868, page 3
    Article 1771 words

    The Roma correspondent of the Dalby Herald, writing from Charleville on the 8th instant says:—I regret to say that the winter has set in without any proepect ...
  • SYDNEY. Monday Evening. [ tagged as Melbourne St Denis suicide ]

    Rockhampton Bulletin and Central Queensland Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1871) Tuesday 27 October 1868, page 2
    Article 2275 words

    The new ministry are—Robertson, Colonial Secretary; Samuels, Colonial Treasurer; Foster, Minister for Lands; Sutherland, Minister for Works; Josephson, Solicitor-General; and ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC. [FROM OUR TELEGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENTS.] SYDNEY. November 10. [ tagged as James Scott Shanks suicide Walker's Gully ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 11 November 1869, page 2
    Article 2226 words

    MOSELLE won the Homebush Derby. The merchants intend holding a public meeting for the purpose of urging the abolition of the ad valorem duties. ...
  • WEEKLY EPITOME, SATURDAY EVENING. [ tagged as Accidentally Drowned Gowrie Creek John Alexander Cameron Leyburn Suicide Thompson ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 27 December 1869, page 3
    Article 950 words

    DISCOUNTENT still continues respecting the irregularity of steam postal communication with Sydney and our northern ports, which is assuming serious proportions. The incoming ...
  • THE Darling Downs Gazette. TOOWOOMBA, JANUARY 21, 1874. SUMMARY FOR EUROPE. [ tagged as Charleville Drowned Ernest Quinton Gympie John Paul Murray's Lagoon Rockhampton Strychnine Suicide Warrego Hotel William Howard ]

    The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1858 - 1880) Wednesday 21 January 1874, page 4
    Article 7179 words

    CHANGES of a con[?] character have occurred in the sphere of politics since we last had the pleasure of communicating with our friends at home. Concerning the results of the elections we have previously ...
  • SUPPOSED CASE OF SUICIDE [ tagged as Annie Young suicide wife of Sam Young ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Wednesday 7 December 1898, page 5
    Article 194 words

    The body of a woman named Annie [?] the wife of a Chinaman named Sam [?] but who has been living apart from her husband for about three ...
  • THE NORTH. [ tagged as AH FAT MURDERED- BARRISTER- BY AH CHONG- CAPE RIVER ESCORT- DEATH OF MR BROWN BETWEEN CARDWELL GILBERTON- GILBERTON-SHARESPEAR HOTEL-- MESSRS TOWNE'S STORE AT THE ROBERTSON- MICHAEL HAYNES FORMER pm AT GAYNDAH- MORLAND THE BUSHRANGER- MR SMITHS STN AT LYNHURST- OFFICERS OF NATIVE POLICE- snake bite SUB INSPECT BALFREY- suicide SUICIDE OF CHINAMAN IN CELL- T R HACKET pm- THE GILBERT- WHICH IS ALSO A POLICE STN- ]

    Rockhampton Bulletin and Central Queensland Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1871) Thursday 14 April 1870, page 2
    Article 1881 words

    BY the "Blackbird," (s.), we have files of Bowen and Townsville papers to the 2nd April. The following is from the C. B. Express:— On the 28th March, the welcome intelligence ...
  • CLARENCE AND RICHMOND. (From the Clarence and Richmond Examiner, Oct. 27.) [ tagged as Anne Faulkes Glenugie suicide W Devlin ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Thursday 5 November 1863, page 3
    Article 857 words

    SUICIDE.—On Saturday last, a woman of the name of Folks, residing at an out-station on the Glenugie run, belonging to Mr. W. Devlin, and situate on the coast abreast of the Solitaries, committed self-destruction by ...
  • OPENING OF THE CARR'S CREEK WESLEYAN SCHOOL-CHURCH. [ tagged as Anne Faulkes Devlin Glenugie outstation suicide ]

    Clarence and Richmond Examiner and New England Advertiser (Grafton, NSW : 1859 - 1889) Tuesday 27 October 1863, page 2
    Article 3168 words

    ON Wednesday last, the opening of the Carr's Creek Wesleyan School-Church, was celebrated by a public tea meeting, and despite the threatening appearance of the weather the attendance was very large—there ...
  • WARWICK AND DISTRICT. WARWICK, Monday. PRESENTATION. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 20 September 1904, page 6
    Article 565 words

    At the Government clearing camp yesterday morning the whole of the men, numbering 70, assembled to make a presentation to Mr. A. Temple Clerk, late ...
  • INVERCARGILL STOCK REPORT. [ROBERTSON AND CO] [ tagged as Anne Faulkes Glenugie Run outstation suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 3 November 1863, page 3
    Article 2097 words

    SINCE the publication of our last monthly report we are happy to state that trade has very materially improved, and the demand for the lost three weeks has considerably exceeded the supply; in fact, promised shipments now begin to be anxiously looked for, ...
  • TRAGEDIES AND MISHAPS BODY ON CASTLE HILL. TOWNSVILLE SUICIDE. TOWNSVILLE, October 6. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Friday 7 October 1932, page 2
    Article 421 words

    A visitor to Townsville Rev. Elwell, of England, who [?]t out to climb Castle Kill and view the city from the heights, came upon a gruesome scene ...
  • ON CASTLE HILL. TOWNSVILLE SUICIDE. EX-MOSSMAN FARMER. GUN FIXED TO TREE. TOWNSVILLE, Oct 6. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Friday 7 October 1932, page 5
    Article 492 words

    When a visitor to Townsville was climbing Castle Hill about noon today, he came across the body of a man under a tree above the higher reservoir ...
  • A STRANGE CASE. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Wednesday 24 November 1909, page 5
    Article 76 words

    TOWNSVILLE, Tuesday.— This morning a man named Harry Thompson was found on the lower slope of Castle Hill, with a gaping wound ...
  • DEAD BODY FOUND AT TOWNSVILLE. Unknown Tragedy. Accidental Discovery of a Man who was Dead Many Months. TOWNSVILLE, Jan. 29. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Monday 30 January 1922, page 5
    Article 149 words

    On Saturday afternoon two boys, while walking through the scrub on the North Ward side of Castle Hill discovered the remains of a man ...
  • LATEST NORTHERN NEWS. [ tagged as Reimers Vineyard snake bite Spreadborough Vineyard Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 30 May 1868, page 8
    Article 6812 words

    "THE Lounger on the Diggings" writing to the Nashville Times, says:—" I was reading in the Maryborough Chronicle the other day, and as I was reading the usual letter of "Our Own" ...
  • MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. DEATH OF GEORGE SHERWOOD. EVIDENCE AT INQUIRY. [ tagged as Inspector Galbraith suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 2 July 1907, page 3
    Article 332 words

    On Monday afternoon an inquiry was held at the Townsville Police Court, before Mr. Maurice Rheubea J.P., concerning the death of George ...
  • The Bulletin. PUBLISHED DAILY. FRIDAY, MARCH 12, 1909. THE ROOT OF THE MATTER. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 12 March 1909, page 4
    Article 3143 words

    Were it not for Tils previous speeches in Tasmanian Mr. Deakin's final utterance in the Island State might renew hope that he intends to ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC. AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS TELEGRAMS. MARYBOROUGH. April 9. [ tagged as James Burns John Clements Mary River Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 10 April 1873, page 2
    Article 3258 words

    A SALOON passenger by the Lady Bowen, named Hodgson, jumped overboard when the steamer was coming up the river to-day. A boat was lowered, but the unfortunate man was ...
  • Current News. [ tagged as James Burns John Clements Mary River Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 12 April 1873, page 2
    Article 3996 words

    THE outgoing mail is advertised to close on Thursday next, April 17, as under:—For registered letters and money-orders, at 9.30 a.m.; newspapers and book-packets, at 9 a.m.; for ...
  • No title [ tagged as James Burns John Clements Mary River Suicide ]

    Rockhampton Bulletin (Qld. : 1871 - 1878) Tuesday 15 April 1873, page 2
    Article 3883 words

    MAILS Per " Queensland " close this (Tuesday) evening, at eight o'clock. Mails per "Egmont" close to-marrow (Wednesday) evening, at eight o'clock. ...
  • [?] TUESDAY, AUGUST 17. 1937. THE "CROSS OF GOLD" [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 17 August 1937, page 6
    Article 2989 words

    Mr. R. G. Casey, Federal Treasurer, who has just returned from a tour through Europe and America, meet me the leading financiers there, has ...
  • No title [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 4 April 1933, page 4
    Article 1207 words

    On Page 2 of this issue an advertisement deals free flights in the Radiola 'plane. Alderman J. A. Hackett will ...
  • LONDON NEWSPAPER CHAT. [ tagged as abortion drowning suicide termination unmarried mother ]

    The Monitor (Sydney, NSW : 1826 - 1828) Monday 19 November 1827Edition: EVENING, page 4
    Article 4947 words

    THE Earl of Errol, we have reason to believe, has imitated the example set by the Earl of Delaware, in withdrawing from the household. As the too generous explanation of the latter nobleman last night, may lead ...
  • THE SUICIDE IN CAMPBELL STREET. CORNER'S INQUEST. [ tagged as ]

    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 16 June 1858, page 3
    Article 2837 words

    On Saturday, A. B. Jones, Esq., Coroner, held a Court of Inquiry at the Old Commodore Brisbane-street, touching the death of Mrs. F. Smith, wife of Mr. G. Smith of H,M.'s ...
  • The Brisbane Courier. PUBLISHED DAILY. Tuesday, January 3, 1882. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 3 January 1882, page 2
    Article 5252 words

    THE Western Slaughtering and Freezing Company, which a number of residents in and about Roma are endeavouring to form, is a project in which Brisbane ...
  • INTERCOLONIAL NEWS. VICTORIA. [ tagged as Martin Kirton death suicide suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 3 November 1896, page 3
    Article 2942 words

    A sad case of drowning is reported from Ballarat. An unmarried woman, Annie Maria Ryan, aged twenty-six, while drawing, on October 25, water from a well 12ft. ...
  • SUICIDE OF MR. S. G. KINGSTON. SHOOTS HIMSELF AT PORT AUGUSTA. DEATH ALMOST IMMEDIATE. INQUEST ON THE BODY. Port Augusta, October 4. [ tagged as inquest Kingston, Strickland Gough suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 5 October 1897, page 5
    Article 962 words

    Mr. Strickland Gough Kingston, elder son of the late Sir George Kingston and brother of the Right Hon. C.C. Kingston, shot himself through the heart in his office at ...
  • A Peculiar Drowning Case. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Queensland Figaro (Brisbane, Qld. : 1883 - 1885) Saturday 3 November 1883, page 5
    Article 1168 words

    ON a recent trip made by the Q. S. S. Co.'s steamer Gunga, from Normanton to Thursday Island, Captain Cato in charge, there was amongst the passengers a young fellow named Hill. This Hill was a respectable, ...
  • SENSATION, FATALITY & CRIME [ tagged as Alexander GEDDES BAKER'S CREEK MINE Beaumaris Bubonic Plaque COFFEE PALACE COLONIAL MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Constable Wilkinson Dr MASSEY George Street Sydney Griffith THOMAS H M S MILDURA H M S RINGDOVE Helensburgh Railway Station Hillgrove Horace TIRCHIE Hunter Street Sydney King Street Sydney Lieutenant MOIR Market Street Sydney Neil HILL Sandringham COFFEE PALACE Sofla BULGARIA South Yarra Stambouloff Murders Street Sweeper Suicide W J HILL Warm Corner William CASHMAN William L ROBERTSON William MORTON ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Wednesday 24 March 1897, page 1
    Article 960 words

    The exodus from Bombay in consequence of the spread of the bubonic plague amounted up to the end of February to 377,876. ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. (Abridged from the Townsville Bulletin, 22nd July.) [ tagged as David Williams, death in custody suicide Townsville Gaol ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 29 July 1885, page 6
    Article 828 words

    EARLY on Monday afternoon a young man named David Williams, who was an inmate of the lunatic reception-house, within the walls of the gaol, attempted suicide by hanging, ...
  • Advertising [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Queensland Figaro and Punch (Brisbane, Qld. : 1885 - 1889) Saturday 13 February 1886, page 8
    Advertising 961 words

  • A PRISONER'S DEATH. ALLEGED POLICE TORTURES. CONSTANTINOPLE, Nov. 30. [ tagged as police methods suicide ]

    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 2 December 1913Edition: DAILY, page 5
    Article 73 words

    Although it has been officially stated that Kavalik Mustapha committed suicide in his cell, it is believed he succumbed to the police methods of extorting ...
  • MR FRANK SUMMERS J.P. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 5 October 1892, page 33
    Article ILLUSTRATED 717 words

    Mr Summers is one of the oldest residents of the Straits, and s largely interested in the pearl diving industry. He is a Justice of the Peace, and has been chairman of the Torres ...
  • Local and General News [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 28 December 1892, page 7
    Article 1004 words

    The output of sugar at Mackay this season is just a little under 15,000 tons, worth close on £200,000. MR. T. MARTIN sends the following, ...
  • Telegraphic Intelligence. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] [FROM OUR ODE OWN CORRESPONDENT.] CAIRNS, March 1. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 8 March 1893, page 9
    Article 2626 words

    At the Government land sale at Granite Creek yesterday, 38 lets cold out of 97. The total earn realised was £224. CAIRNS, March 1. ...
  • SAD CASE OF SUICIDE. [ tagged as Bellis, David Richard Suicide ]

    South Australian Chronicle and Weekly Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1868 - 1881) Saturday 15 November 1879, page 8
    Article 937 words

    An inquest was held by the City Coroner (Mr. T. Ward, J.P.) at the Fountain Inn, Glen Osmond-road, on Wednesday morning, November 12, to ascertain the cause of the death of ...
  • DESPONDENT LOVER COMMITS SUICIDE. [ tagged as Arthur Newland Mosman ferry suicide Wednesday 28 September 1910 ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Saturday 1 October 1910, page 1
    Article 105 words

    Arthur Newland, 29 years or age, Jumped off the Mosman ferry-boat while crossing the harbour on Wednesday evening. Another passanger dived after him, but ...
  • A PHILOSOPHIC SUICIDE. STUDENT OF MARCUS AURELIUS. [ tagged as 29 years of age Arthur NEWLAND home address is 71 Malvern Road in Kilburn London Miss Emma NELSON suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 3 October 1910, page 3
    Article 484 words

    An inquest was opened on Saturday into the death of Arthur Newland, 29, lately residing at 500 Kentstreet, city who jumped from the ferry steamer Kuraba between Musgrave-street, Mosman, and ...
  • SUICIDE IN ADELAIDE. HOTELKEEPER SHOOTS HIMSELF. Adelaide, November 1. [ tagged as Cumberland Hotel Hotel keeper suicide Waymouth Street Adelaide William CAMPBELL ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 2 November 1900, page 5
    Article 28 words

    William Campbell, landlord of the Cumberland Hotel. Wavmouth-street, committed suicide this morning by shooting himself with a revolver. ...
  • The Redbank Suicide [ tagged as Alexander ANDERSEN Mr Maitland Parramatta Courthouse REDBANK Russian Finn Senior Constable Allison Suicide ]

    The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW : 1888 - 1950) Wednesday 29 January 1913, page 2
    Article 114 words

    An inquest was held by Mr. Maitland, at the Parramatta Courthouse, on Monday, concerning the dentil of Alexander Andersen, u Russian Finn, who was found ...
  • PASTORALIST'S DEATH. TAMWORTH, Tuesday. [ tagged as laudanum suicide ]

    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Wednesday 19 February 1908, page 5
    Article 40 words

    The death occured of Mr. D. J. Maxwell, of Claremont Park Somerton. Mr. Maxwell, who was a well-known pastoralist, was found dead in bed with two bottles ...
  • SINGULAR MURDER: [ tagged as Inquest Suicide TOWNSEND Thomas Scott sen ]

    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 2 November 1869, page 4
    Article 987 words

    Everyone in Naples has been horrified by the details of a murder which was committed a few nights since in a first class carriage of the night train to Home end Elorenoe. The victim was the Countessa ...
  • Local & General News. [ tagged as Blackwater David Hamilton John Power Moore's Creek Police Court Police Magistrate Rockhampton Suicide Westwood ]

    The Capricornian (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1875 - 1929) Saturday 22 April 1882, page 10
    Article 4699 words

    WE learn that Mr. J. P. M'Innes, who leaves Rockhampton this morning, in charge of Mr. W. H. L. Thornton's stad cattle, will, a fear weeks hence, return with 300 head of ...
  • Dead at steps [ tagged as Herbert Reginald Hamley Suicide Wooloowin ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 11 July 1953, page 3
    Article 44 words

    Police are satisfied there are no suspicious circumstances in the death of Herbert Reginald Hamley, 57 ...
  • Suicide verdict' [ tagged as Coroner Joseph Lordan Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Suicide Sydney Thallium Poison ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 10 December 1953, page 3
    Article 41 words

    SYDNEY (by teleprinter)—The Acting City Coroner (Mr. A. N. Bott) yesterday found that former jockey ...
  • "The Louyre Man" EVIDENCE OF THALLIUM [ tagged as Betty Jean Lordan Brisbane Coroner's Court Joseph Lordon Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Suicide Sydney Thallium Poison The Louvre Man ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Tuesday 8 December 1953, page 6
    Article 161 words

    SYDNEY (by teleprinter)—Former jockey Joseph Lordan had admitted having taken thallium poison ...
  • SAYS EX-JOCKEY HAD ADMITTED TAKING THALLIUM [ tagged as Betty Jean Lordan Brisbane Coroner's Court Joseph Lordan Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Suicide Sydney The Louvre Man ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 8 December 1953, page 1
    Article 201 words

    SYDNEY, December 7.—A fanner jockey, Joseph Lordan, had admitted taking thalliam poison. Dr. ...
  • Thallium death [ tagged as Joseph Lordan Paddington Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Suicide Sydney The Louvre Man ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 19 September 1953, page 1
    Article 30 words

    SYDNEY (by teleprinter)—Former jockey, Joseph Lordan, 28, of Paddington, died yesterday after being ...
  • FORMER JOCKEY'S THALLIUM DEATH [ tagged as Brisbane Paddington Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Suicide Sydney Thallium Poison The Louvre Man ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Monday 21 September 1953, page 1
    Article 70 words

    SYDNEY, September 19.— Former jockey, Joseph Lordan (28),of Paddington, died yesterday after being ...
  • FORMER JOCKEY DEAD SUFFERED THALLIUM POISONING. [ tagged as Brisbane House-breaking Joseph Lordan Paddington Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Suicide Sydney Thallium Poison The Louvre Man ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Saturday 19 September 1953, page 1
    Article 77 words

    SYDNEY, Sept. 18.—The former jocker, Joseph Lordan (23). of Paddington, died, to-day after having been admitted to the ...
  • PENSIONER COMMITS SUICIDE. AT AITKENVALE. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 18 October 1907, page 3
    Article 316 words

    The residents of Altkeiivale on Thursday morning were horrified when it became known that an old age pensioner named J. Hoffee, aged 82 years. ...
  • BUSHWHACKS. (By "Tramp.") [ tagged as ]

    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 6 July 1922, page 7
    Article 555 words

    His name was Jack and he was head stockman on a Burdekin station in my cub days, and responsible for my taste for damper r[?]iving a ...
  • Murder and Suicide. [ tagged as Clarke Gobur M'Crae murder suicide ]

    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Saturday 15 August 1885, page 4
    Article 255 words

    THE following are the particulars in connection with the murder of M'Crae, a boundary-rider residing near Gobur, Victoria, who was shot on Wednesday by a ...
  • Barcaldine AND General Budget WHAT'S THE WEEK? [ tagged as Railway Cloakroom Rockhampton Railway Station Stanley Street Rockhampton Suicide Thomas Arthur Wyer ]

    The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts (Barcaldine, Qld. : 1892 - 1922) Saturday 27 December 1913, page 12
    Detailed lists, results, guides 2110 words

  • SENSATIONAL, SUICIDE. LAST OF Sergeant-INSTRUCTOR STEELE. ("Townsville Star," August 19.) [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 26 August 1896, page 21
    Article 809 words

    A sensation was caused in the vicinity of the Immigration Depot about 7.30 this morning, by the report of two shots fired in rapid succession, ...
  • TOWNSVILLE BULLETIN. PUBLISHED DAILY. THURSDAY, JULY 10, 1913. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 10 July 1913, page 4
    Article 2246 words

    Yesterday morning the Ambulance Brigade received a call from the Ross River moat work to attend a butcher's apprentice named L. King, who was ...
  • FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7, 1982. [ tagged as Editorial Suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 7 October 1932, page 6
    Article 2430 words

    After such a mighty convulsion as the Great War it Is not surprising that Nations whose finances have been profoundly affected, whose trade has ...
  • Remanded Man Found Dead In Quarry [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 4 May 1954, page 8
    Article 194 words

    LITHGOW, Monday.— A man who was on remand of a charge of malicious wounding was found dead in ...
  • COOKTOWK. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] February 11. [ tagged as Injuries South Sea Islanders - Social Issues - Deaths Suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 19 February 1881, page 230
    Article 118 words

    THE steamer Corea arrived from Thursday Island last evening, and sailed south this morning. She reports that the weather his been bad in Torres Straits, and not much shell is now ...
  • Determined Suicide. OF A WELL-KNOWN NARROMINE FARMER. [ tagged as James Tarburton Powell suicide ]

    The Dubbo Liberal and Macquarie Advocate (NSW : 1892 - 1954) Tuesday 28 November 1916, page 2
    Article 410 words

    The residents of Nraromine and district were much shocked yesterday upon the receipt of the news that Mr. J. Powell, a well-known and ...
  • News in Brief. [ tagged as ]

    Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Tuesday 23 June 1903, page 1
    Article 1318 words

    The South Australian Government on Friday accepted tenders for the burial of dest[?]ute poor for the sum of 7s 4d each. The secretary to the committee of the ...
  • THE SOUTH SEA ISLANDERS IN QUEENSLAND. (From the Brisbane Courier, October 22.) [ tagged as Injuries South Sea Islanders - Social Issues - Deaths South Sea Islanders - Social Issues - Wages South Sea Islanders - Social Issues - Welfare Suicide ]

    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 2 November 1867, page 2
    Article 1851 words

    The more thoronghly the South Sea Island labour question is ventilated, the more [?]early does it appear that it ia nothing more or less than a system of slavery very similar to that which existed in America a century ...
  • SUICIDE AT CHEWTON. CASTLEMAINE, THURSDAY. [ tagged as ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 10 March 1893, page 6
    Article 123 words

    A shocking case of suicide was reported to the police at Chewton this evening, the deceased being a miner named Edward Lacy, Lacy, who resided at Dead Man's Gully ...
  • SUICIDE AT NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL CLOSED FOR.RECONSEORATION Paris. February 12. [ tagged as 14 February 1931 Antoinette Blair arts patron feminist France gunshot María Antonieta Rivas Mercado Mexican intellectual Notre Dame cathedral Paris St Valentine's suicide writer ]

    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 14 February 1931, page 1
    Article 100 words

    The stillness of Notre Dame waa shattere[?] a revolver shot to-day.When [?] hurried to n confessional, they found Mrs." Autoinette Blair dying ...
  • CASTLEMAINE. (BY TELEGRAPH FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) WEDNESDAY. [ tagged as ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 30 July 1885, page 7
    Article 128 words

    A fatal mining accident occurred at Chewton to-day, a miner named Knobloek being killed by earth falling upon him while he was working at sluicing operations with ...
  • A YOUNG MAN SHOOTS HIMSELF. INVERELL, Saturday. [ tagged as Albert Leader death of Albert Leader Staggy Creek suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 15 December 1903, page 8
    Article 58 words

    Albert Leader, 25 years, single, shot himself dead with a Winchester rifle through the heart yesterday at his father's farm at Staggy Creek. He evidently placed the rifle on the ...
  • CASTLEMAINE. FRIDAY EVENING. [ tagged as ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 11 March 1893, page 8
    Article 136 words

    At the police court to-day, a publican named Charles Morris was fined £2 for per mitting gambling to be carried on in his hotel. ...
  • [?]T PATHETIC SUICIDE. A SENSITIVE WOMAN HANGS HERSELF. Castlemaine, 19th June. [ tagged as ]

    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 20 June 1903, page 5
    Article 608 words

    A coronial inquiry was held this evening at the Chewton Town Hall before Mr. Goldsmith, P.M., relative to the cause of the death of Rebecca Owens, whose body was ...
  • OUR COUNTRY SERVICE. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.] CASTLEMAINE, Friday. [ tagged as ]

    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 9 April 1898, page 5
    Article 2161 words

    A CHINESE SUICIDE.—A magisterial inquiry was held at Chewton yesterday as to the cause of death of a Chinaman named Ah Chee, who was killed on the railway line between ...
  • VICTORIA. [ tagged as John Elsey detective suicide ]

    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Friday 22 August 1856, page 6
    Article 1310 words

    WE have received papers from Melbourne to the 19th instant. The Legislative Council of Victoria has been further prorogued by proclamation to the 16th September next. ...
  • [From Melbourne Papers.] VICTORIA. CASTLEMAINE, July 20. [ tagged as Sutton Grange ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 26 July 1892, page 3
    Article 557 words

    An old man named Thomas Lawrence, better known as "Tommy the [?]arber," attempted to commit suicide at Chewton yesterday by swallowing a quantity of ...
  • SUICIDE AT CHEWTON. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) CASTLEMAINE, MONDAY. [ tagged as ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 25 January 1887, page 6
    Article 150 words

    It was reported to the Chewton police at an early hour this morninig by a young man named James Morrison that he had found the dead body of a man near a pathway ...
  • INTERCOLONIAL. [ tagged as ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Thursday 1 November 1894, page 6
    Article 1285 words

    A strange case of child adoption has come to light in Melbourne. In 1879 Mr. West, eon of a cotton-spinner, of Lanca shire, went to Melbourne with his wife and ...
  • OUR COUNTRY SERVICE. ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. Chewton, 27th October. [ tagged as ]

    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 28 October 1903, page 3
    Article 1165 words

    A determined attempt at self-destruction was made this morning by a miner named Charles Schmidt, a single man, aged 40 years, at Golden Point. Schmidt lived with ...
  • SHOCKING SUICIDE AT CHEWTON. (FROM OUR CASTLEMAINE CORRESPONDENT.) Monday, 28th August. [ tagged as ]

    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 29 August 1882, page 2
    Article 345 words

    This morning Mr. Thomas Cook, proprietor of the Panama Store, Chewton, committed suicide by hanging. At a magisterial inquiry held this afternoon, before Mr. J. Teague, J.P., Mary ...
  • SUPPOSED SUICIDE AT CHEWTON [ tagged as ]

    Kerang Times and Swan Hill Gazette (Vic. : 1877 - 1889) Friday 4 May 1883, page 4
    Article 229 words

    The M. A. Mail of Tuesday says—The fears entertained respecting the old man Williamson, who mysteriously disappeared from his residence at Chewton on ...
  • MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1862. [ tagged as ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 3 February 1862, page 4
    Article 5881 words

    The Bishop of Melbourne, in alluding last Friday to certain statements made in The Argus as to the amount of individual contributions made to the Church ...
  • BATHURST Daily Free Press "magna est Prevalebit" TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15TH, 1901. LOCAL AND GENERAL. [ tagged as details Jacob Innes suicide ]

    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Tuesday 15 October 1901, page 2
    Article 1537 words

    A. E. TROTT.-Mr Albert Trott has been engaged to coach the Hawkes Bay (New Zealand) Cricket Club. A SLIPPERY CUSTOMER. - Thomas Pyers, ...
  • TRAYNING TRAGEDY. MURDER AND SUICIDE. THE FULL FACTS. PERTH, February 24. [ tagged as Charles Hubber Horace Brown murder Stanley Langton suicide Trayning ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Thursday 25 February 1926, page 9
    Article 386 words

    The story of the fatal and murderous early morning attack on Horace Brown, 36, Manager of the Trayning Hotel, Trayning, and the suicide of his ...
  • SUICIDE'S STRANGE ACT FIXED ALARM CLOCK TO TURN OFF GAS MELBOURNE, Wednesday. [ tagged as Berriman Canet Fitzroy Henry Canet Souter suicide ]

    Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954) Thursday 5 January 1928, page 2
    Article 265 words

    A finding of gas-poisoning by his own act was today recorded by the Coroner (Mr D. Berriman) after the inquest at the City Morgue into the ...
  • EXTRAORDINARY SUICIDE. MAN'S ORDEAL AT HIGHETT. [ tagged as firearms Highett suburb suicide ]

    Western Star and Roma Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1875 - 1948) Saturday 24 January 1925, page 5
    Article 562 words

    The extraordinary situation is which Edward Leonard, Highett road, Highett (Victoria), found himself on the night of January 5, when his friend, ...
  • SUMMARY. [ tagged as A W U Convention British Immigration League Cologne Count Zeppelin Diplomatic Relations Dubbo Training Camp Enemy Deserters ex-Premier of Roumania Export Chamber of Russia Farmers and Settlers' Association Fire Brigades Board French Artillery German Casualties German Chancellor Hospital Train India Office Lidster London Guildhall Lusitania News Summary Norwgian ship Sorfareren Parramatta Town Hall Pettrograd President Wilson R T A Recruitment Royal Easter Show Royal Sydney Liedeertafel Rustchuk S A Supreme Court Bench Shattra Somme Battle Suicide Sydney Stock Exchange Transylvania Turkish 1st Army Corps Victoria Barracks Warships Wounded WWI Ypres Zeppelin Airships ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 2 February 1916, page 1
    Article 1001 words

    The position between the United States and Germany, arising out of the sinking of the Lusitania, is becoming more serious. A high official in Washington states that the ...
  • A DYNAMITED BODY. [ tagged as ]

    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Tuesday 6 September 1921, page 5
    Article 41 words

    Human fragments found scattered about the surface of an old shaft in the bush near Chewton are believed to be those of a man who arrived by ...
  • SUICIDE BY HANGING. [ tagged as suicide unemployment ]

    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 2 September 1899, page 19
    Article 525 words

    On Thursday, August 24, the deputy-coroner (Mr. G. H. Ayliffe) held an inquest at the Hawkeston Arms, Mitcham, on the body of Robert Hart, which was found ...
  • DOUBLE TRAGEDY. Two Women Killed. Near Clapham Station. Bodies Unidentified. [ tagged as accident Level Crossing Accident Level Crossing SA Clapham level crossings suicide train accident ]

    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Saturday 19 November 1910, page 9
    Article 816 words

    The level crossing about 250 yards east of the Clapham Station (near Mitcham), where the Bull's Creek road crosses the Railway line, and known as the six-mile ...
  • GIRL'S DIET ENDS IN SUICIDE. [ tagged as anorexia death Edna May COUSINS Minna Street Burwood Rose Hannah COUSINS suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 1 March 1935, page 6
    Article 150 words

    In returning a verdict of suicide the Prramatta District Coroner (Mr. H. Richardson Clark), at an inquiry yesterday at Burwood concerning the death of Edna May Cousins, ...
  • CASUALTIES. WOMAN FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as death Edna May COUSINS Minna Street Burwood suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 18 February 1935, page 10
    Article 450 words

    Edna May Cousins, 29, was found dead in bed at her home in Minna-street, Burwood, early yesterday morning. A glass containing some crystals was found in the room. The ...
  • SHOT THROUKH THE HEART. CASTLEMAINE, Saturday. [ tagged as De Carle suicide Western Reserve ]

    The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Monday 1 April 1918Edition: DAILY., page 4
    Article 36 words

    William De Carle son of Mr C. F. De arle of Daylesford, committed suicide a the Western Reserve. Castlemaine by ...
  • A CASTLEMAINE SENSATION. SUICIDE BY SHOOTING. [ tagged as De Carle suicide Western Reserve ]

    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 1 April 1918, page 8
    Article 264 words

    CASTLEMAINE.—William De Carle, son of Mr. C. F. De Carle, of Dayiesford, shot himself through the heart on Thursday night in the Western Reserve, ...
  • OUR COUNTRY SERVICE. CASTLEMAINE. [ tagged as De Carle KOONDROOK Nurse Erwood Social in Barham/ suicide Western Reserve ]

    Bendigonian (Bendigo, Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Thursday 4 April 1918, page 25
    Article 3508 words

    March 31.—William De Carle, son of Mr. C. F. De Carle, of Daylesford, shot himself through the heart on Thursday night in the Western Reserve, ...
  • No title [ tagged as Muradup Siding Reginald Malcolm Ewen (2) suicide ]

    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 6 October 1929Section: The Sunday Times., page 19
    Article 65 words

    Lying in a paddock on his farm, about two miles from Muradup Siding, the body of Reginald Malcolm Ewen (48) was found last Monday. A ...
  • TENTERFIELDQ. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] [ tagged as Maryland Station Suicide Walter D'Arcy ]

    Clarence and Richmond Examiner and New England Advertiser (Grafton, NSW : 1859 - 1889) Tuesday 11 April 1871, page 2
    Article 573 words

    SAD OCCURRENCE.—Early on Thursday morning the 2nd instant, a report reached town, that a man named James Chandler had shot himself in the bush, and the report unfortunately turned out too ...
  • TASMANIA. SUICIDE IN POLICE CELL. [ tagged as James Collins suicide ]

    Zeehan and Dundas Herald (Tas. : 1890 - 1922) Saturday 29 December 1917, page 2
    Article 266 words

    Launceston, Friday Night.—A wireless message was received by the Launceston police to-day from Trooper Archer stating that James Collins ...
  • SUICIDE OF A SCHOOLMASTER. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    South Bourke Standard (Vic. : 1861 - 1873) Friday 27 January 1865, page 3
    Article 1306 words

    Dr. You held an inquest, on Wednesday, at Dromana, upon the body or Robert Deny Denson Qulnan, who was found dead on Monday last, Emma Qulnan, widow of the ...
  • SUICIDE NEAR SORRENTO. SORRENTO, Monday. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 21 February 1899, page 7
    Article 152 words

    A case of determined suicide was discovered on Saturday morning, when an old man named Nathan Page was found dead in his hut at Canterbury, about three miles ...
  • THE EXTRAORDINARY SUICIDE NEAR MORNINGTON. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 22 November 1876, page 6
    Article 528 words

    An inquest was held by Mr. Candler at Kirkpatrick's Hotel, Mornington, on Saturday last, concerning the death of the man who died on Thursday night through pouring molten ...
  • SUICIDE AT LANGWARRIN. FRANKSTON. WEDNESDAY. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 5 May 1892, page 6
    Article 125 words

    At about 2 p.m. to-day information was conveyed by George Cross to Constable Moore, stationed here, that a man named George James, an old resident of Langwarrin, ...
  • DEATH OF MR. CHARLES THOMAS WEAVER. (From the Armidale Express.) [ tagged as Armidale Charles Thomas Weaver chemist Henry G Mallam suicide William H Mutlow William Wingfield ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 8 June 1874, page 3
    Article 1692 words

    ON Tuesday afternoon Armidale was shocked by a report that Mr. Charles Thomas Weaver (formerly Police Magistrate at Armidale, and subsequently for some time a member of the Assembly for New England) had been found ...
  • PENRITH. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.] November 27. [ tagged as Eliza Mallard Luxford suicide ]

    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Wednesday 29 November 1871, page 3
    Article 227 words

    SUICIDE.—The Coroner (Dr. Clark) hold an inquest at St. Mart's, South Creek, on Saturday, 25th inst, upon the body of Eliza Mallard, who committed suicide in the 2[?]th instant, while labouring under a state of insanity. It appears from ...
  • PENRITH. November 27. [ tagged as Eliza Mallard Luxford suicide ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Tuesday 28 November 1871, page 3
    Article 224 words

    SUICIDE.—The Coroner (Dr. Clark) hold an inquest at St. Mary's South Creek, on Saturday. 25th inst, upon the body of Eliza Mallard, who committed suicide on the 24th Instant, while labouring under a state of Inanity. It appears from ...
  • New-South-Wales. [ tagged as Charles Thomas Weaver suicide ]

    Süd Australische Zeitung (Tanunda and Adelaide, SA : 1860 - 1874) Tuesday 9 June 1874, page 6
    Article 128 words

  • Suicide of Mr. Weaver, LATE M.P. FOR NEW ENGLAND. [ tagged as Charles Thomas Weaver suicide ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Tuesday 9 June 1874, page 3
    Article 692 words

    On Tuesday, Armidale was shocked by a report that Mr. Chas. Thos. Wearer (formerly Police Magistrate at Armidale, and subsequently member of the Assembly for Mew England) had been found dead, on the grave ...
  • MAN'S MURDEROUS ATTACK ON BRISBANE DOCTORS TWO SHOT DEAD, THIRD SHOT AND IN SERIOUS CONDITION; FOURTH HAD LUCKY ESCAPE [ tagged as Andrew Russell Murray Arthur Vincent Meehan Ascot Australian Australian Orthopaedic Association Ballow Chambers Bomb Brisbane Clayfield Coorparoo Edinburgh Enoggera Felix Dittmer FRCS George Boland Gordon Stuart Hendra J Watts John Lahz Karl Kast Liverpool Mackay Mater Hospital Mater Public Hospital Melbourne University Michael Joseph Gallagher Murder Orthapaedic Surgeon Peter Best Queensland Queensland Turf Club Queensland University Quilpie Shooting Affray State Government Insurance Office Suicide Sydney University Townsville Wickham House Wickham Terrace Woolloongabba Workers' Comp WWI ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 8 December 1955, page 13
    Article 1736 words

    BRISBANE, December 1.—Within six and a half minutes this afternoon two doctors were shot dead and a man fatally wounded himself in a bombing and shooting affray at Wickham Terrace, City. Another doctor was shot three times in the chest and a horse ...
  • Wickham Terrace Tragedy KILLER HAD FOUR DOCTORS MARKED FOR "OBLIVION" [ tagged as Alice Springs Andrew Russell Murray Arthur Vincent Meehan Ascot Australia Australian Orthopaedic Association Ballow Chambers Bomb Brisbane Brisbane Criminal Investigation Branch Civil Aliens Corps Clayfield Coorparoo Enoggera Felix Dittmer FRCS George Boland Germany Gordon Stuart Hendra J Watts John Lahz John Rudolph Sergius Lahz Karl Kast Mackay Maniacal Killer Mater Hospital Mater Public Hospital Melbourne Melbourne University Michael Joseph Gallagher Mt Isa Mt Isa MInes Pty Ltd Murder Peter Best Queensland Queensland Turf Club Queensland University Quilpie Shooting Affray State Government Insurance Office Suicide Sydney Sydney University Townsville Wickham House Wickham Terrace Woolloongabba Workers' Comp WWI ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 8 December 1955, page 11
    Article 805 words

    BRISBANE, December 2—Maniacal killer, Karl Kast, told of his plans to kill four Wickham Terrace doctors in a letter he sent to the Brisbane Criminal Investigation Branch. ...
  • "National Loss" [ tagged as Andrew Russell Murray Arthur Vincent Meehan Ascot Australia Australian Orthopaedic Association Ballow Chambers Bomb Brisbane Clayfield Coorparoo Enoggera Felix Dittmer FRCS George Boland Gordon Stuart Hendra J Watts John Lahz John Rudolph Sergius Lahz Karl Kast Mackay Maniacal Killer Mater Hospital Mater Public Hospital Melbourne University Michael Joseph Gallagher Murder Peter Best Queensland Queensland Turf Club Queensland University Quilpie Shooting Affray State Government Insurance Office Suicide Sydney University Townsville Wickham House Wickham Terrace Woolloongabba Workers' Comp WWI ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 8 December 1955, page 26
    Article 173 words

    BRISBANE December 5.—The death of Dr Arthur Meehan, victim of last week's Wickham Terrace outrage, ...
  • BRISBANE LETTER WEAPON CONTROL URGENT NEED [ tagged as Andrew Russell Murray Arthur Vincent Meehan Ascot Australia Australian Orthopaedic Association Ballow Chambers Bomb Brisbane Clayfield Coorparoo Enoggera Felix Dittmer FRCS George Boland Gordon Stuart Hendra J Watts John Lahz John Rudolph Sergius Lahz Karl Kast Mackay Maniacal Killer Mater Hospital Mater Public Hospital Melbourne University Michael Joseph Gallagher Murder Peter Best Queensland Queensland Turf Club Queensland University Quilpie Shooting Affray State Government Insurance Office Suicide Sydney University Townsville Wickham House Wickham Terrace Woolloongabba Workers' Comp WWI ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 15 December 1955, page 6
    Article 630 words

    The terrible shooting and bombing outrage in Wickham Terrace, which robbed Queensland of two of its leading specialists, has again focussed attention on the need for ...
  • TRAINER'S COURAGE RECOGNISED [ tagged as Andrew Russell Murray Arthur Vincent Meehan Ascot Australia Australian Orthopaedic Association Ballow Chambers Bomb Brisbane Clayfield Coorparoo Enoggera Felix Dittmer FRCS George Boland Gordon Stuart Hendra J Watts John Lahz John Rudolph Sergius Lahz Karl Kast Mackay Maniacal Killer Mater Hospital Mater Public Hospital Melbourne University Michael Joseph Gallagher Murder Peter Best Queensland Queensland Turf Club Queensland University Quilpie Shooting Affray State Government Insurance Office Suicide Sydney University Townsville Wickham House Wickham Terrace Woolloongabba Workers' Comp WWI ]

    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 22 December 1955, page 9
    Article 80 words

    BRISBANE, Decanter 18. —Horse trainer, Mr George Boland, hero of the Wickham Terrace shooting incident on ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC MESSAGES. VICTORIA. Melbourne, April 11. [ tagged as Annie Myles suicide ]

    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Monday 13 April 1874, page 5
    Article 104 words

    Two explosions of gas occurred yesterday. Underground disturbances have taken place at the mines in Ballarat. Arrived—Coorong, steamer. ...
  • TELEGRAMS. NEW SOUTH WALES. SYDNEY, Tuesday. SILVER MINING. [ tagged as Doonside Suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Wednesday 1 June 1887, page 5
    Article 1451 words

    AT the half-yearly meeting of the Sunny Corner Silver Mining Co., it was stated that, during the period, 8779 tons of ore were melted. Two ...
  • Ex-U.S. Defence Chief Suicides [ tagged as conspiracy James V Forrestal Lieutenant mysterious death Secretary of Defence silenced suicide US NAVY USN ]

    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 23 May 1949, page 1
    Article 299 words

    WASHINGTON, Sunday (AAP).—Mr. James Forrestal, former Secretary of Defence, took his own life this morning, naval authorities announced. The Bethesda Naval Hospital, ...
  • SUICIDE AT SPRING GULLY RETURNED SOLDIER SHOOTS HIMSELF. DEATH INSTANTANEOUS. A POPULAR YOUNG MAN. INQUIRY TO BE HELD. [ tagged as ]

    Castlemaine Mail (Vic. : 1917 - 1918) Wednesday 16 January 1918, page 2
    Article 342 words

    James Frederick Thompson, aged 32 years, a returned soldier, shot himself at his home at Spring Gully at 1.30 p.m. yesterday, and death was ...
  • LONG LOST HUSBAND EETURNS. DELIBERATE SUICIDE. SYDNEY, December 31. [ tagged as suicide the mercury tassie ]

    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 1 January 1920, page 4
    Article 146 words

    At the inquiry into the death of Francis Joseph Rutherford, aged 67, which was held at the Coroner's Court to-day, the widow of the deceased, ...
  • OBITUARY [ tagged as suicide ]

    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Monday 17 September 1951, page 2
    Article 328 words

    Mrs. Elizabeth Augusta Gaiter, a former well known resident of clouncurry passed away at Townsville on Saturday night, after a ...
  • A GRUESOME TRAGEDY. NEAR BRISBANE. SUICIDE OF A MAN AND WOMAN. [ tagged as ]

    Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald and General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Tuesday 28 November 1899, page 2
    Article 1209 words

    YESTERDAY'S "Courier" says:—A brief telephonic message was received in the city on Saturday to the effect that a most startling discovery had been made at Kedron Brook, two ...
  • JAIL BLAST Man kills wife, self, sheriffs [ tagged as Bruce Sisk Davi Sisk deputy sheriff Harriet Sisk killed murder Point Pleasant sheriff suicide West Virginia ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 5 March 1976, page 4
    Article 162 words

    POINT PLEASANT, West Virginia, Thursday (AAP). — A young man with shoulder-length red hair burst ...
  • Sad Case of Suicide BY A WELL KNOWN RESIDENT. [ tagged as ]

    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Monday 18 January 1897, page 2
    Article 409 words

    Considerable excitement was caused in town yesterday by a report obtaining curreucy that Mr. William Sawyer, junr., had met death at his own hands. At first the ...
  • THE DESTITUTE BOARD'S REPORT. [ tagged as DENT suicide ]

    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 9 January 1885, page 4
    Article 8424 words

    The appearance of the report of the Destitute Board fully six months after the date to which it refers would necessarily demand an explanation, and it is stated in ...
  • " Tired of Life." [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 16 December 1911, page 21
    Article 414 words

    The cause of Albert Enoch Watson's death on November 30 was inquired into by Mr. R. D. Nelson, J.P., yesterday. Acting Sergeant Collis examined the witnesses. Mrs. George ...
  • Returned Soldier Found Dead. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 26 September 1917, page 8
    Article 166 words

    Edwin Brook, a returned soldier (single, and about 26 years of age). was found dead early yesterday morning on the bank of Norman Creek, East Brisbane, with a bullet wound in ...
  • SUICIDE OF A FARMER. Meningie, January 16. [ tagged as Feltus suicide ]

    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 21 January 1911, page 41
    Article 201 words

    Barton Balfour Feltus, a farmer aged 41, who lived near Meningie, was found dead in his bed at an early hour on Sunday with a gunshot wound in his head. The ...
  • LORD LOUGHBOROUGH'S DEATH. LONDON, Tuesday. [ tagged as Francis Edward Scudamore St Clair-Erskine Lady Loughborough Lord Loughborough (1892 - 1929) Princess Dimitri Sheila Chisholm (1895 - 1969) Sheila Milbanke Suicide ]

    The Riverine Grazier (Hay, NSW : 1873 - 1954) Friday 9 August 1929, page 1
    Article 41 words

    At the inquest on the body of Lord Loughborough, who was found in the garden at a West End house, having , fallen from the verandah, a verdict ...
  • LORD LOUGHBOROUGH. LONDON, August 4. [ tagged as Earl of Rosslyn Francis Edward Scudamore St Clair-Erskine Lady Loughborough Lord Loughborough (1892 - 1929) Princess Dimitri Sheila Chisholm (1895 - 1969) Sheila Milbanke Suicide ]

    The Capricornian (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1875 - 1929) Thursday 8 August 1929, page 26
    Article 135 words

    The death is announced of Lord Loughborough. It is disclosed that Lord Loughborough fell from a window into a ...
  • TRAGIC DEATH. LORD LOUGHBOROUGH. LONDON, Aug. 4. [ tagged as Francis Edward Scudamore St Clair-Erskine Lord Loughborough (1892 - 1929) Sheila Chisholm (1895 - 1969) Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 6 August 1929, page 11
    Article 248 words

    Lord Loughborough, eldest son of the Earl of Rosslyn, has died at the age of 37 years. He married in 1915 Miss She[?]la [?]hisho[?], of Sydney, who divorced him three years ...
  • LORD LOUGHBOROUGH. CORONER'S VERDICT. LONDON, August 6. [ tagged as Francis Edward Scudamore St Clair-Erskine Lord Loughborough (1892 - 1929) Sheila Chisholm (1895 - 1969) Suicide ]

    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Thursday 8 August 1929, page 8
    Article 78 words

    At the inquest into the death of Lord Loughborough, a verdict of suicide while of unsound mind was returned. Dr. Fred, [?] gave evidence that ...
  • PEER'S FATAL FALL Lord Loughborough Dead HEIR TO AN EARLDOM LONDON, August 4. [ tagged as Francis Edward Scudamore St Clair-Erskine Lord Loughborough (1892 - 1929) Photograph Sheila Chisholm (1895 - 1969) Suicide ]

    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Monday 5 August 1929Edition: HOME FINAL EDITION, page 5
    Article ILLUSTRATED 114 words

    The death occurred in London today of Lord Loughborough, the oldest son of the 5th Earl of Rosslyn. (Lord ...
  • FELL FOUR STOREYS Picked up Unconscious LONDON, August 4. [ tagged as Anthony St Clair-Erskine (b 1917) Francis Edward Scudamore St Clair-Erskine Lord Loughborough (1892 - 1929) Sheila Chisholm (1895 - 1969) Suicide ]

    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Monday 5 August 1929Edition: HOME FINAL EDITION, page 5
    Article 202 words

    Lord Loughborough fell nearly 60 feet from a fourth storey window of a house in Holland-road, Kensington, at 2.5 a.m. ...
  • PEER HAS FATAL 60 FT. FALL Lord Loughborough Killed FAMOUS GAMBLER [ tagged as Francis Edward Scudamore St Clair-Erskine Lord Loughborough (1892 - 1929) Sheila Chisholm (1895 - 1969) Suicide ]

    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Tuesday 6 August 1929, page 4
    Article 204 words

    LONDON, Sunday.—One of the most famous gamblers in London, Lord Loughborough, died this morning from injuries received in a fall from the fourth ...
  • NORTHERN MAIL NEWS. THE PALMER. [ tagged as South Sea Islanders - Social Issues - Deaths Suicide ]

    The Capricornian (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1875 - 1929) Saturday 13 May 1882, page 15
    Article 1672 words

    THE Chronicle writes:—We are in receipt of a letter from Mr. R. L. Jack, the Government; Geologist, who has just returned from a visit to the coalfield near Palmerville, of which ...
  • TELEGRAPHIC. (FROM OUR TELEGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENTS.) WARWICK. July 4. [ tagged as ]

    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 5 July 1865, page 2
    Article 2379 words

    THE races commonced to-day. The following are the results:- MAIDEN PLATE. Mr. Bigge's b.g. Columbus......... 1 ...
  • CORONER'S INQUEST. [ tagged as DENT suicide ]

    South Australian Chronicle and Weekly Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1868 - 1881) Saturday 17 May 1879, page 9
    Article 1251 words

    The City Coroner held an inquest at the Port Admiral Hotel, Port Adelaide, on Tuesday morning, May 13, into the cause of death of William Dent, who was found de[?]d on board ...
  • SUICIDE OF CAPTAIN DENT. [ tagged as DENT suicide ]

    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 14 May 1879, page 7
    Article 1830 words

    An inquest was held at the Port Admiral Hotel, Port Adelaide, by the City Coroner, on Tuesday morning, May 13, to enquire into the circumstances attending the death of William ...
  • TRAGEDY AT NEWTOWN. A CONSTABLE MURDERED. SHOT BY A KANAKA. WHO THEN SUICIDED. [ tagged as Ballina NSW Fenwick, Bissett Fenwick, Mrs kanaka murder South Sea Islander suicide Tanna, Tommy Wallace, Constable ]

    Clarence and Richmond Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1889 - 1915) Tuesday 13 February 1906, page 5
    Article 727 words

    SYDNEY, Monday.—King-street, Newtown, the residence of Mrs. Fenwick, late of Ballina, was the scene of a sensational murder on Sunday, Constable Wallace being ...
  • MARYBOROUGH. Thursday, December 6. [ tagged as Gootchie Suicide ]

    Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald and General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Saturday 8 December 1883, page 2
    Article 21 words

    Mr. W. J. P. Wood, of Virginia Station, near Gootchie, shot himself dead at midnight last night. ...
  • GLEANINGS [ tagged as Edmund RATCLIFFE Inquest findings suicide ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Saturday 11 October 1919, page 1
    Article 683 words

    Old-age and invalid pensions are to be increased from 12/6 to 15/ per week. Speaking at Suva (Fiji), Admiral Viscount Jellicoe said there was every ...
  • YOUNG MAN'S DEATH. POISONS IN HIS BEDROOM. Sydney, Jan. 1. [ tagged as ]

    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Saturday 2 January 1909, page 5
    Article 154 words

    Alaric Eugene Fairburn, aged 21, was found dead at the residence of his parents, Ebley-street, Waverley, late last night. ...
  • FUNERAL. [ tagged as ]

    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 22 April 1905, page 6
    Article 46 words

    The remains of Miss Minnie Amelia Brown hill, who poisoned herself with phosphorus obtained from the heads of wax matches, were interred at the Chewton Cemetery on ...
  • Queensland News. REDCLIFFE. Friday, September 24. [ tagged as Redcliffe suicide Woody Point ]

    Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald and General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Saturday 25 September 1897, page 5
    Article 44 words

    A man named Jackson, a roadman, shot himself fatally this morning at Woody Point with a gun. Mental derangement was apparently the cause. Jackson leaves a wife ...
  • The Argus. PUBLISHED DAILY. SATURDAY, JULY 3, 1858. [ tagged as David Blair MLA suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 3 July 1858, page 4
    Article 4582 words

    Although the resolution passed at the meeting of the contributors to the Melbourne Hospital yesterday cannot be accepted as a formal expression of opinion ...
  • TUESDAY, MAY 19, 1863. [ tagged as David BlairB Simon Staughton Staughton, S suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 19 May 1863, page 4
    Article 6932 words

    The Government scheme of immigration is menaced by danger from an unexpected quarter. After passing in safety the shoals and quicksands of the ...
  • AS WE GO TO PRESS. [ tagged as infanticide Prahran Prahran Arcade suicide ]

    The Prahran Telegraph (Vic. : 1889 - 1930) Saturday 26 May 1894, page 3
    Article 239 words

    Attention is drawn to the fact that the Prahran Arcade Club is now under new management, Mrs. McRae having assumed charge. This lady's popularity and good ...
  • WESTERN AUSTRALIA. PERTH, MONDAY. [ tagged as Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 5 February 1895, page 5
    Article 97 words

    A servant named Agnes Howard, employed by Frederick Stirling, of Cottesloe, committed suicide late last night. She left the house after tea, leaving a note addressed to ...
  • WEST AUSTRALIA. PERTH, February 4. [ tagged as Agnes Howard suicide ]

    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 6 February 1895, page 9
    Article 44 words

    A servant girl named Agnes Howard committed suicide by drowning. She left a note saying she was too miserable to live. A serious affray occurred at Cossack ...
  • SUICIDE AT PERTH. A PATHETIC LETTER. Perth, February 4. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard suicide ]

    South Australian Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1895) Saturday 9 February 1895, page 11
    Article 93 words

    A strange suicide occurred here on Saturday night, when Agnes Howard, a domestic servant in the employ of Mr. Fred Stirling, of CLaremont, threw herself down a well 55 ft. ...
  • WESTERN AUSTRALIA. [BY TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) SUICIDE OF A GIRL. PERTH, Monday. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 5 February 1895, page 5
    Article 87 words

    A servant girl named Agnes Howard, employed by Mr. Frederick Sterling, at Cottesloe, committed suicide late last night. She left the house after tea, leaving a note addressed to her ...
  • WEST AUSTRALIA. PERTH, MONDAY. GONE TO HER DEATH. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Tuesday 5 February 1895, page 5
    Article 126 words

    A strange suicide has occurred. Agnes Howard, a domestic servant, in the employ of Mr. F. Stirling, of Claremont, threw herself down a well 55ft deep. She came to the ...
  • THE VERDICT. MELANCHOLIA THE CAUSE. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 8 February 1895, page 6
    Article 153 words

    The inquest on the body of the girl Agnes Howard was resumed on Feb. 6th, before Mr. Cowan, City Coroner, and a jury. The girl, it will be ...
  • DUTY AND RELIGION. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 15 February 1895, page 5
    Article 121 words

    During the course of an inquest held in Perth on February 5, into the cause of the death of Agnes Gertrude Howard, a domestic servant, who had committed suicide on the previous ...
  • SUICIDE AT CLAREMONT. A GIRL THROWS HERSELF DOWN A WELL. NO MOTIVE ASSIGNED. THE INQUEST. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 8 February 1895, page 13
    Article 448 words

    The suicide of a young woman named Agnes Howard, without any apparent motive, is reported from Claremont. The girl, who was about 20 years of ...
  • SUICIDE AT CLAREMONT. A GIRL THROWS HERSELF DOWN A WELL. NO MOTIVE ASSIGNED THE INQUEST. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Monday 4 February 1895, page 3
    Article 460 words

    The suicide of a young woman named Agnes Howard, without any apparent motive, is reported from Claremont. The girl, who was about 20 years of ...
  • THE SUICIDE AT CLAREMONT. THE INQUEST. [ tagged as Agnes Gertrude Howard Agnes Howard Suicide ]

    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Tuesday 5 February 1895, page 3
    Article 818 words

    The inquest on the body of the young woman Agnes Gertrude Howard, who committed suicide on Saturday night by drowning herself in a well at ...
  • RIVER DRAGGED FOR WOMAN. WAGGA, Sunday. [ tagged as ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 4 January 1937, page 9
    Article 96 words

    A note found on the bank of the Murrumbidgee River at Wagga to-day indicated that Mrs. Charlotte Emily Heinecke, 49, wife of Hermann Heinecke, of Tumbarumba, was ...
  • CASUALTIES. CONDUCTOR SWEPT OFF TRAM. [ tagged as ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 7 January 1937, page 12
    Article 156 words

    John Asquith, 26, tram conductor, of Nelson-street, Petersham, was swept from the footboard of a tram in Darling-street, Balmain, yesterday, by the door of a stationary ...
  • DRESSED AS WOMAN TO SUICIDE [ tagged as cross-dressing James Hutchinson Port Pirie Hotel suicide transvestite ]

    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 9 January 1946, page 3
    Article 165 words

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—Herbert James Hutchinson, 56, a frequent boarder at a Port Pirie hotel, was found dead in his bedroom on ...
  • DRESSED AS MAN. [ tagged as cross-dressing suicide transvestite ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Monday 17 July 1922, page 3
    Article 254 words

    At the inquest on Minnie Newman, a Winchester (England) girl, whose to-day, dressed in male attire, was found on the railway, a verdict of suicide while of ...
  • SUICIDE IN SOUTHMELBOURNE. [ tagged as James Anderson South Melbourne suicide ]

    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Friday 3 June 1898, page 5
    Article 27 words

    James Anderson, a fish hawker, residing in Raglan-street, South Melbourne, committed suicide to-day by cutting his throat with a razor. ...
  • SUICIDE AT SOUTH MELBOURNE. THE INQUEST. [ tagged as Dr Youl George Leslie Gustave Storek opium suicide Thomas James Leslie ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 13 July 1891, page 7
    Article 186 words

    At the Morgue on Saturday the city coroner, Dr. Youl, held an inquest into the cause of death of George Leslie, formerly a chemist in business in Boundary-street, South ...
  • Verdict of Suicide HOBART, Monday. [ tagged as inquest Mary Jane Burman Richmond suicide ]

    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 27 July 1920Edition: DAILY, page 6
    Article 55 words

    At an inquest held at Richmond to-day on the body of Mary Jane Burman, who was found drowned in a tank of water at her parents' residence on ...
  • SUICIDE AT CRANBOURNE. CRANBOURNE, Wednesday. [ tagged as Milne Suicide Toleman Family ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 13 September 1900, page 6
    Article 208 words

    Edward John Milne, a well-to-do farmer, residing at Lake Bogan, near Swan Hill, committed suicide at Cranbourne this morning by shooting himself through the ...
  • SKULL BLOWN OFF. [ tagged as CHITTLEBOROUGH, James suicide ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 23 September 1914, page 6
    Article 109 words

    BRINKWORTH September 2.—The residents of Brinkworth and the surrounding district were greatly shocked to hear of the death of Mr. J. ...
  • Facts V Scarps. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Australasian Sketcher with Pen and Pencil (Melbourne, Vic. : 1873 - 1889) Saturday 15 February 1879, page 187
    Article ILLUSTRATED 4050 words

    M. JULES RENARD has resigned the appointment of consul for Belgium in Melbourne. IMMENSE tracts of land in New South Wales are being rendered useless by being overrun with sweetbriar. ...
  • TUESDAY, JANUARY 28, 1879. [ tagged as charlotte collins keene palmer family suicide ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 28 January 1879, page 4
    Article 11001 words

    At the last meeting of the Central Board of Health a communication was received from the Chief Secretary's office stating the determination of the ...
  • ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. [ tagged as Constable Hoy Frank Willis Princes Bridge suicide Yarra ]

    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1924) Saturday 19 November 1904, page 1
    Article 118 words

    This evening, Constable Hoy, when on duty in the vicinity of Princes Bridge, arrested a laborer named Frank Willis, 44 years of age, on a charge of ...
  • FATAL FALL FROM TRAIN. [ tagged as Bertha Elizabeth Merfield Bertha Merfield - Artist Suicide ]

    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 24 September 1921, page 40
    Article 128 words

    Between Flinders street and Richmond Bertha Merfield, aged 44 years, single, of Park street, Brunswick, fell from a carriage of an electric train from Sandringham ...
  • A POLICEMAN'S DEATH. SYDNEY, Friday. [ tagged as firearm gun police police suicide suicide ]

    The Riverine Grazier (Hay, NSW : 1873 - 1954) Friday 22 June 1917, page 2
    Article 79 words

    At the inquest on the death of Police Sergeant Dan Travers, found shot with a rifle in the temple, his widow stated that he had been off duty over some ...
  • Senior judge found gassed [ tagged as Suicide Terence Arbuthnot Gresson (d 1967) ]

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 16 November 1967, page 15
    Article 128 words

    AUCKLAND, Wednesday (AAP).—The senior judge in Auckland, Mr Justice Terence ...
  • CURRENT TOPICS. [ tagged as Lsd1862 MelbourneCup suicide ]

    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1924) Tuesday 28 October 1862, page 2
    Article 2627 words

    Speaking of the best way of constructing railways for the future, yesterdays Argus says: " Private companies will cheerfully undertake the enterprise, upon the Legislature giving ...
  • TALENTED W.A. WOMAN WAS LAWYER, ENGINEER [ tagged as Alice Mary Cummins (31 Mar 1898 - 27 June 1943) Born Adelaide James Hurtle Cummins (1856-1936) Mary Teresa Cummins (nee Ryan) (d1933) Suicide ]

    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Tuesday 29 June 1943, page 6
    Article 231 words

    KALGOORLIE.—A woman who was a gifted musician, lettered barrister and solicitor, a qualified engineer and wireless expreimenter, and a connoisseur of art, china, and old furniture, has died here suddenly. ...
  • YOUTH'S SUICIDE [ tagged as burt sinclair harrison richardson suicide waverley ]

    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Thursday 3 August 1939, page 3
    Article 82 words

    A pathetically worded note reading: "There is nothing in this world for me—no work, no home, no friends," was found written in a pocket-book ...
  • FOUND DROWNED. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Wednesday 25 August 1897, page 3
    Article 44 words

    The body of the woman found in the Bay last evening has been identified as Jokannah Patterson, aged GO years, wife of a ship-wright at Wiliiamstown. The deceased has ...
  • TERRIBLE DOMESTIC TRAGEDY. [ tagged as Murder suicide ]

    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Wednesday 25 August 1897, page 3
    Article 108 words

    Information has been received from Normanton of a terrible tragedy at Glenore. 14 miles from Normanton. M. S. McDonald, a well-known resident of the Gulf, and ...
  • SUICIDE OF A BUNBURY BARBER. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Wednesday 25 August 1897, page 3
    Article 21 words

    At Bunbury to-day a barber named Richard Hosken committed suicide by shooting himself with a revolver. ...
  • guest column Doesn't matter... [ tagged as columns suicide ]

    Woroni (Canberra, ACT : 1950 - 2007) Thursday 15 August 1996, page 24
    Article 1004 words

    One Saturday night recently I went to a friend's house to play cards. By the time I got there, the four guys there were fairly drunk, and were sitting around the kitchen table playing a game I had previously known as Master of the Slaves, but which they affectionately referred to ...
  • BRIDGE FATALITY. [ tagged as Suicide ]

    Western Herald (Bourke, NSW : 1887 - 1970) Friday 5 January 1934Supplement: Supplement to Western Herald, page 1
    Article 33 words

    A middle aged man last night threw himself from the Harbour Bridge into the water and was killed instantly. ...
  • MAN SHOT [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Braidwood Review and District Advocate (NSW : 1915 - 1954) Tuesday 27 June 1933, page 7
    Article 30 words

    A man, whose name is believed to a Gibson, was found shot dead in. Alexander-street Arncliffe, late last night. A 22 calibre revolver was ...
  • TRAINER'S DEATH. Thirteen-Year-Old Son Acquitted. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 7 November 1936, page 21
    Article 62 words

    ADELAIDE, Nov. 6.—Edward Michael O'Neill, aged 13 years and 11 months, of Hindmarsh, was acquitted in the Criminal Court today of a charge, to ...
  • JUMP FROM HARBOUR BRIDGE Police Patrol Unavailing. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 18 January 1934, page 33
    Article 87 words

    SYDNEY, Jan. 11.—A middle-aged man whose body has not been recovered jumped from the harbour bridge tonight. Five special constables were patrolling ...
  • NEW SOUTH WALES. Sydney. June 30. [ tagged as aboriginal mission child sexual assault police corruption prostitution rape suicide ]

    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 8 July 1882, page 9
    Article 2756 words

    Mr. Thomas Henry Boyd has been gazetted vice-consul for the United States. Dr. Joseph Beattie has been gazetted assistant health officer for Port Jackson, to be ...
  • NEW SOUTH WALES. A LOVE TRAGEDY. SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as attempted murder suicide ]

    Norseman Times (WA : 1898 - 1920) Tuesday 4 October 1904, page 2
    Article 54 words

    At Redfern, on Saturday, a young woman named Bena Donohue shot her lover, Frank Adams, znd then turned the revolver against herself. Donohue ...
  • THE LANGI LOGAN HORROR. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Norseman Times (WA : 1898 - 1920) Tuesday 4 October 1904, page 2
    Article 54 words

    In connection with the terrible tragedy at Langi Logan, the Coroner's jury concluded the inquest on the bodies of Michael and Bridget Walsh, ...
  • DEATH BEFORE ARREST. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Norseman Times (WA : 1898 - 1920) Tuesday 4 October 1904, page 2
    Article 31 words

    Francis Costello, the Italian who shot himself at South Melbourne when the police were about to arrest him on a serious charge, has since died in the ...
  • INQUEST ADJOURNED. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1924) Monday 27 January 1908, page 4
    Article 245 words

    "I am not satisfied with the evidence in this case. I would like to know something more about what happened to deceased before she took the poison," ...
  • DEATH OF AN OLD MAN. [ tagged as accelerated death Mr Robert Martin suicide ]

    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1924) Monday 27 January 1908, page 4
    Article 116 words

    On the 6th January an old man named Robert Martin died at Woodstock, and at the inquest, which was held to-day, it was stated in evidence that the ...
  • A Constable Drowned. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 28 September 1885, page 3
    Article 48 words

    Constable Hickey was drowned in the Bremer River at Ipswich this morning. He had been suffering from brain fever for some time past, and ran out of the ...
  • SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, MONDAY. [ tagged as deaths statistic February 1875 death rate suicide ]

    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 13 March 1875, page 17
    Article 365 words

    The University is advertising for two professors, a professor of natural history and a professor of natural science, with a salary of £800 a year and fees. ...
  • MORSELS. [ tagged as Chinese exclusion immigration restriction racism rat poison suicide ]

    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Saturday 29 October 1887, page 3
    Article 1164 words

    A deputation from the Anti-Chinese League, representing 33 trade societies, averaging 500 members each, wanted on the Chief Secretary of Victoria on Thursday to ask him that immediate ...
  • General News. [ tagged as Census population statistics suicide ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Wednesday 28 July 1886, page 6
    Article 1292 words

    THE ESCAPED NUN.—Miss Edith O'Gorman delivered her lecture on Convent life in Wellington on Monday night, to a crowded audience. BOUND FOR SYDNEY.—H.M.S.Nelson cleared ...
  • DETERMINED SUICIDE. ROCKHAMPTON, December 12. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Monday 13 December 1897, page 5
    Article 54 words

    The body of a man was found floating in a lagoon at North Rockhampton in 2ft of water. He is supposed to be Jas. Kell, and to have committed ...
  • Found Hanged. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Tuesday 13 January 1920Edition: EVENING, page 4
    Article 43 words

    Francis Matson was found dead at Yowie Bay the body being suspended by a rope from one of the beams of a shed in which deceased, who is 81 years old, ...
  • Train of Disasters. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 28 December 1885, page 8
    Article 108 words

    Two boys, one named Simmonds, the son of a shipping clerk, and the other named Cameron, both residing in Richmond, were drowned in the Yarra on ...
  • GENERAL NEWS [ tagged as Cratzman Death of Heinrich Kretchmann Florence Garlick Pittsworth Suicide Wilhelm Lobb ]

    Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907) Monday 9 March 1903, page 3
    Article 1293 words

    Half Holidays in Goulburn.—The members of the Chamber of Commerce have decided to close their establishments on Wednesday and Friday afternoons of this week, in preference ...
  • Points of Interest. [ tagged as aged care suicide ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Wednesday 4 September 1889, page 2
    Article 894 words

    The London strike. still on. Heavy floods in Victoria at the at end of last week. Numbers of the London strikers have ...
  • PITH AND POINT. [ tagged as climate death rate policing population rainfall smallpox strike suicide wages arson ]

    The Richmond River Express and Casino Kyogle Advertiser (NSW : 1904 - 1929) Friday 13 February 1914, page 4
    Article 1396 words

    To-day, Russell and Rea's big sale. Gold necklets and ear-rings. Stitz. The population of Brisbane is estimated at 151,272. ...
  • HANGED HIMSELF. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Wednesday 11 January 1888, page 3
    Article 58 words

    A man named Midgley was found hanging from the rafters of his kitchen at Parramatta to-day. The body has been hanging for some days, and ...
  • CABLE NEWS. LONDON, Feb. 24. [ tagged as mass-murder slave brutality slave-dealers slavery suicide ]

    Traralgon Record (Traralgon, Vic. : 1886 - 1932) Tuesday 28 February 1893Edition: MORNING., page 3
    Article 478 words

    The Chinese Government, which throughout the dispute, in which Russia and England have principally figured as to the ownership of the ...
  • SOUTH AUSTRALIA. HANGING TO A TREE. ADELAIDE, Thursday. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Norseman Times (WA : 1898 - 1920) Saturday 26 August 1899, page 2
    Article 34 words

    The body of a man named Roberts Hall was yesterday found hanging to a tree on the Belar road, Adelaide,under circumstances which point to ...
  • Miscellaneous. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Wednesday 2 July 1884, page 2
    Article 32 words

    SYDNEY, Tuesday.—Warder Elliott, who was brutally assaulted at Darlinghurst Gaol by a prisoner named Quinlan, is still in a precarious condition. ...
  • FOUND DEAD. [ tagged as suicide unemployed ]

    Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907) Monday 19 August 1895, page 2
    Article 93 words

    COOTAMUNDRA, Saturday.—The dead body of a traveller named John Jones was on Wednesday found near McSwiney's Quarry, Bethungra. It appears that he came from Marulan ...
  • UNLUCKY, PUNTER'S END. DROWNS HIMSELF IN THE YARRA. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Friday 24 November 1911, page 5
    Article 90 words

    MELBOURNE, November 23.—Edward Gonard was this morning reported as having been missing from his home in Albert Park since Wednesday. He sent ...
  • PREACHER'S SUICIDE. [ tagged as clergyman suicide ]

    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Friday 24 November 1911, page 5
    Article 64 words

    MELBOURNE, November 23.—An inquest was held at the morgue to-day concerning the death of the Rev. David Sam Soong Hines, a Methodist preacher, ...
  • Death of Mr. H. C. Ezzy. INQUEST ON THE BODY. [ tagged as Horace Charles Ezzy suicide ]

    Moree Gwydir Examiner and General Advertiser (NSW : 1901 - 1940) Saturday 24 January 1903, page 4
    Article 1602 words

    An inquest was held on the body of Horace Charles Ezzy on Tuesday a the Court House. The Coroner presided, and the following gentlemen ...
  • NOTES AND EVENTS. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Friday 1 May 1896, page 2
    Article 3101 words

    European Telegrams, Sporting Notes, An Awkward Predicament, Perseverance (an article written by Lady Cook), and a quantity of other readable matter appears ...
  • TRAGEDY IN MELBOURNE. SUICIDE OF A BANK CLERK. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Friday 13 June 1884, page 2
    Article 96 words

    MELBOURNE, Thursday.—A fearful tragedy was enacted during business hours in the city yesterday, and caused a painful sensation. A clerk in the National ...
  • Facts and Fancies Centralised. [ tagged as colour bar racism suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Friday 24 October 1884, page 3
    Article 710 words

    Chinese blocking entrance to the river at Nigpo Earl Salisbury mobbed and stoned at Dumfries. An eel 9ft. 2in. long was recently caught at Ross Island. ...
  • A BUTCHER'S DEATH. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative (NSW : 1890 - 1954) Thursday 22 October 1914, page 30
    Article 105 words

    An inquest was held at West Maitland by the Deputy Coroner, Mr. W. M'Lauchlan, touching the death of John Walsh, a well-known ...
  • BEECHWORTH BOWLING CLUB. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Ovens and Murray Advertiser (Beechworth, Vic. : 1855 - 1866; 1914 -1918) Wednesday 3 November 1915, page 2
    Article 3559 words

    Beechworth Bowling Club green is to be opened on Saturday next, 6th instant. Hitherto it has been the most important and popular social function in Beech ...
  • SUICIDE AT TALLONG Returned Soldier's End. TOP OF HEAD BLOWN OFF [ tagged as Returned soldier suicide ]

    The Scrutineer and Berrima District Press (NSW : 1892 - 1948) Wednesday 9 July 1924, page 2
    Article 938 words

    On Saturday Mr. N. Hutchinson, district coroner, held an inquiry at Mrs. Weir's residence, Tallong, into the death of Frederick Robert ...
  • Advertising [ tagged as suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Wednesday 21 July 1886, page 5
    Advertising 200 words

  • "ENOUGH OF LIFE." PRISONER JUMPED 30 FT. MELBOURNE, December 8. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 9 December 1914, page 9
    Article 100 words

    When the call for breakfast come at the Melbourne Gaol this morning, a prisoner, James Gray, alias James Skeehan, 44 years of age, walked out of his cell and instead ...
  • Queensland Intelligence. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 16 May 1881, page 3
    Article 117 words

    BRISBANE, Thursday.—At a meeting of the Chamber of Commerce yesterday, a sub-committee was appointed to reconsider the Insolvency Laws in view of some ...
  • MR. COURTHOPE'S DEATH. THE CORONER'S INQUEST. VERDICT OF SUICIDE RETURNED. [ tagged as suicide ]

    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 19 May 1899, page 2
    Article 771 words

    An inquest was commenced at 11 a.m. concerning the death of E.K. Courthope, who was found dead at his residence, "Pinehurst," on the ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as suicide ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Friday 3 October 1913, page 9
    Article 58 words

    A married woman, named Marton Barry, [?] was found at her home, Bar [?] hanging by the fleck from a [?] in one of the rooms. It is believed that she and ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING [ tagged as Margaret Dearen suicide ]

    The Richmond River Express and Casino Kyogle Advertiser (NSW : 1904 - 1929) Wednesday 6 February 1929, page 3
    Article 46 words

    SYDNEY, Wednesday.— Mrs. Margaret Dearen, aged 42, Lakemba, was found hanging form a rafter in the wash—house at her home late last ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as suicide Therise Hershagen ]

    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 3 May 1927, page 7
    Article 36 words

    SYDNEY, Monday.—Mrs. Therise Hershagen(76), was found hanging by a rope attached to the handle of a door at the residence d her daughter (Mrs. Gurt) ...
  • YOUNG WOMAN FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as Alfred Hodgins Florence Clews suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 19 March 1918, page 5
    Article 112 words

    The body of a young woman, Florence Clews, living in Beaconsfield parade, Middle Park, was found hanging from a raffer in the scullery of the premises yesterday evening. Her cousin, ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as Janet Tinning suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 20 November 1915, page 19
    Article 66 words

    Janet Tinning, a domestic, living at High street, Windsor, was yesterday found hanging by a strap to the end of her bed. In her neck was a small wound which had ...
  • Woman Found Hanging [ tagged as Norah Duggan suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Tuesday 15 November 1921, page 1
    Article 36 words

    Hanging from a rope to a beam a kitchen of the house in [?] Waterloo. in which she had [?] her husband. Norah duggan was[?] ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as Alfred Smith Elizabeth Smith Sedgefield suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Tuesday 29 September 1925, page 2
    Article 97 words

    A tragic discovery was made in Fairholme Private Hospital shortly after midnight on Sunday, when the body of Mrs Elizabeth Smith was found ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING [ tagged as Mary McInnes Foulds mental illness suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Weekly Times (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Saturday 18 December 1915, page 23
    Article 82 words

    As the result of an inquiry at the Morgue on Dec. 14, Dr. R. H. Cole, the Coroner, returned a finding that Mary M'Innes Foulds, single, 46, of Myrtle ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING [ tagged as Helen Kinleside private rest home suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Monday 10 June 1935, page 2
    Article 91 words

    While walking through the bush at Fuller's Bridge, Chatswood, on Saturday, two small girls saw the body of a woman hanging from a tree. The ...
  • Woman Found Hanging. [ tagged as George Stewart suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 12 May 1924, page 5
    Article 66 words

    SYDNEY, Sunday.— George Stewart, of Bryant street, Rockdale, heard a gurgling noise on his front verandah at 10 o'clock last night. He ...
  • Woman Found Hanging to Tree. [ tagged as suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tuesday 28 May 1918, page 6
    Article 84 words

    RUTHERGLEN,—At 11.30 a.m. on Sunday Mr. G. [?] discovered the dead body of Mrs. Laurence, a married woman, whose husband is working in Melbourne, hanging by a rope instened to a ...
  • WOMAN'S DEATH BY HANGING. [ tagged as Elizabeth Jane Cowl suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 2 June 1924, page 13
    Article 69 words

    Found hanging by a cord in the doorway of the kitchen, at her home in Bank street, South Melbourne, the body of Elizabeth Jane Cowl, widow, aged 57 years, was removed to the morgue. ...
  • WOMAN'S BODY FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as Linda Isles Linda Maddocks suicide suicide by hanging William Paul Isles ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 1 February 1929, page 10
    Article 32 words

    BRISBANE, Thursday. — When William Pan[?] [?], manager of the [?] branch of the Qucensland National Bank, returned home about midnight last night he found the body of his wife, Linda ...
  • FOUND HANGING WOMAN'S WORRIES [ tagged as Caroline Millerick suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Friday 9 March 1928, page 11
    Article 82 words

    CAROLINE MILLERICK. 30 was found hanging by a cord from a [?] at her home. Simmons-street. Newtown yesterday. Her husband, who ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING SYDNEY, Saturday. [ tagged as Chatswood suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 9 June 1935Section: First Section, page 7
    Article 37 words

    Two girls travelling through the bush at Chatswood, near Sydney, found the body of a woman hanging from a tree. It is believed she was a ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING. SYDNEY, Thursday. [ tagged as Chatswood Mary Mole suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Friday 9 January 1925, page 1
    Article 33 words

    The decomposed body of Mary Mole, 59, was discovered in the lavatory of an unoccupied cottage Chatswood. The woman had evidently hanged ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING LONDON, Sunday. [ tagged as Alice Bredner suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Tuesday 17 September 1929, page 9
    Article 59 words

    A woman who was found hanging in a waiting room in Paddington railway station has been identified as Alice Bredner (56), believed to be the ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING SYDNEY, Wednesday. [ tagged as Mrs J Bennett nerve trouble suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Richmond River Express and Casino Kyogle Advertiser (NSW : 1904 - 1929) Wednesday 24 July 1929, page 3
    Article 73 words

    Mrs. J. Bennett was found hanged in the bush a short distance from her home at Hill End yesterday. She had been suffering from nerve trouble. ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING MELBOURNE, Monday. [ tagged as hanging by buttons and stockings suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Tuesday 1 May 1934, page 1
    Article 55 words

    The body of unknown woman was found hanging bu a stocking from a tree at Cheltenham and doctors also found two buttons in the woman's ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING FROM TREE [ tagged as Lily Flora Robertson nervous breakdown suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 30 November 1934, page 3
    Article 90 words

    KYNETON, Thursday, — Miss Lily Fiora Robertson, school teacher, aged about 30 years, of Green Hill near Kyneton, was found hanging from a tree in an old orchard about half ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING SYDNEY, Monday. [ tagged as Ruby Elizabeth Baillie suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Tuesday 12 January 1932, page 5
    Article 60 words

    The body of Mrs. Ruby Elizabeth Baillie, 42, was found by her husband, John Baillie, hanging by a cord from a beam in an outhouse at her home in ...
  • Woman Found Hanging At Goodwood [ tagged as Florence Mabel Lee suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Monday 11 July 1938, page 21
    Article 111 words

    The body of Florence Mabel Lee. 63, of Essex street. Goodwood, was found hanging from a clothesline at the rear of her home early on Saturday ...
  • SUSPECTED SUICIDE. WOMAN HANGING TO A FENCE. Brisbane, March 6. [ tagged as suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 7 March 1913, page 7
    Article 57 words

    A police constable riding along Herbert-street. Spring Hill, at an early hour this morning, found a young woman hanging from a fence by a silk handkerchief tied ...
  • A WOMAN'S DEATH BY HANGING. [ tagged as Flora Ann Deane Parramatta Hospital for the Insane suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Saturday 29 June 1907, page 8
    Article 58 words

    A young woman named Flora Ann Deane, a patient of the Parramatta Hospital for the Insane, was found banging by a piece of blanket from a windowsill at the institution, about 5 ...
  • WOMAN'S BODY Hanging from Tree SYDNEY, Saturday. [ tagged as Chatswood suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Saturday 8 June 1935, page 1
    Article 61 words

    While walking in the bush near Fuller's Bridge, Chatswood, to-day, two small girls were horrifiod to find the body of a woman hanging from ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING. AT HOSPITAL FOR, INSANE. [ tagged as Hospital for the Insane suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Zeehan and Dundas Herald (Tas. : 1890 - 1922) Tuesday 17 June 1913, page 3
    Article 62 words

    [?] ...
  • Woman Found Hanging And Another Battered [ tagged as Francis Lees Mary Lees murder suicide suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Barrier Daily Truth (Broken Hill, NSW : 1908; 1941 - 1954) Friday 8 December 1944, page 6
    Article 129 words

    Sydney, December 7—When Miss Mary Lees, of 250 Punchbowl Road Enfield returned from work shortly after 6 p.m. today she found her elderly aunt ...
  • Young Woman Found Hanging; Wound in Chest [ tagged as suicide suicide by gun suicide by hanging Winifred Mitchell ]

    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Wednesday 9 October 1946, page 8
    Article 118 words

    SYDNEY.—The body of a young woman who was reported missing from her home last night was found hanging from a tree at ...
  • A Woman's Body Hanging for Ten's Days. [ tagged as Annie Hill Prahran suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Kerang Times and Swan Hill Gazette (Vic. : 1877 - 1889) Friday 27 January 1888, page 4
    Article 244 words

    The attention of the Prahran police was yesterday afternoon drawn to a pronounced stench that was preceeding form a house in South Yarra, where a woman named ...
  • FOUND HANGING AGED WOMAN'S END. [ tagged as Alfred Lewis elderly person suicide Ellen Johns James Bell suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Thursday 8 March 1928, page 5
    Article 275 words

    Suspended by the neck with a scarf fastened to the branch of a sapling, Mrs. Ellen Johns, aged 74 years, a widow, who has been living with her son. Mr. H. ...
  • WOMAN FOUND HANGING. BURDEN TO FAMILY. MELBOURNE, Friday. [ tagged as Alice Jane M'Fadzean Archibald John M'Fadzean suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1870; 1914 - 1918) Saturday 23 May 1914, page 8
    Article 121 words

    This morning at her residence. Alice Jane M.[?] adzean 31, was found hanging by a rope from a beam in the bathroom. Dr Hodgson was called in, but ...
  • WOMAN'S BODY Found Hanging In House [ tagged as Edith Katherine Woodhams suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 27 September 1934, page 41
    Article 61 words

    Early on Tuesday afternoon Mr. Ernest Woodhams, of Elizabeth street, Eastwood, found the body of his daughter, Edith Katherine Woodhams, 26 ...
  • YOUNG WOMAN'S DEATH Found Hanging in Garage [ tagged as Grace Cox nervous complaint suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Thursday 2 March 1933, page 9
    Article 82 words

    Grace Cox, 25, who lived with her parents in Main-road, Boolaroo, was found hanging by the neck in a garage at her home late yesterday afternoon. A ...
  • CASUALTIES AND FATALITIES. WOMAN'S DEATH BY HANGING. [ tagged as Alice Beatrice Petrie Flinders Street Station Toilet Hanging nervous trouble paranoia suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 12 July 1923, page 10
    Article 143 words

    "There seems to be an impression among members of the public that when a person is found hanging the body should be left until the arrival of the police. That impression is quite erroneous. It ...
  • WOMAN LEFT HANGING. YOUNG MEN' STUPIDITY. Melbourne, November 8. [ tagged as Emily Edwards Julia Mackay suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Zeehan and Dundas Herald (Tas. : 1890 - 1922) Friday 11 November 1910, page 3
    Article 134 words

    A beautifying discovery was made today by Mrs. Emily Edwards of Kent street, Richmond Upon going into the yard she saw her mother, Mrs ...
  • A WOMAN BEATER'S END. Found Hanging, [ tagged as domestic violence Harry Martin suicide suicide by hanging ]

    The Farmer and Settler (Sydney, NSW : 1906 - 1957) Friday 26 May 1916, page 4
    Article 81 words

    On Saturday night week at Mount Morgan, Mrs. Jackson was assaulted. She was taken to the hospital with a fractured skull, and subsequently, a man ...
  • STRANGE DEATH AT PORT PIRIE Man Dressed As Woman Hanging In Room PORT PIRIE, January 8. [ tagged as suicide suicide by hanging transgender transvestite ]

    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 9 January 1946, page 1
    Article 198 words

    Herbert James Hutchins, 56, piano tuner, who was a frequent boarder at a local hotel, was found dead in his room on Sunday night ...
  • HANGING BY CORD WOMAN LIVED ALONE [ tagged as Margaret Jane Mowatt suicide suicide by hanging ]

    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Wednesday 24 November 1926, page 10
    Article 55 words

    THE body of Margaret Jane Mowatt, 39, single, who lived alone in Stephens-street, Balmain, was found hanging from a rafter by a each cord ...
  • WOMAN AND INFANT DAUGHTER FOUND HANGING. [ tagged as Alma Helen Hedges Lillian Ellen Hedges murder suicide suicide suicide by hanging William Hedges ]

    Western Star and Roma Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1875 - 1948) Wednesday 20 November 1935, page 4
    Article 170 words

    Returning from work in his potato field for lunch last Thursday, William Hedges, a mixed farmer, could not find his wife or baby daughter in the house ...
  • Woman Suicides With Razor, Gas And Hanging [ tagged as Alice Kahlhoff suicide suicide by gas suicide by hanging suicide by razor ]

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 7 November 1949, page 3
    Article 81 words

    A woman was found dead at her home in Artarmon yesterday after she had locked herself in a bathroom, turned on ...
  • Man Hanging In Shack Believed Woman Drowned [ tagged as suicide suicide by hanging Thomas Edward Neumann ]

    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 10 November 1947, page 3
    Article 181 words

    BRISBANE, Sunday.—Thomas Edward Neumann, 34, of Taylor-road, Chermside, who believed a woman friend had drowned herself in a ...
  • Melidon and Murphy's Creek. June 21. [ tagged as John Waugh land court Madge Mr Shanklin suicide ]

    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 26 June 1875, page 3
    Article 182 words

    SINCE my last the weather has become somewhat settled. We have mild warm days and cool nights around Helidon. The gardens look well, and in the course of a few years will help ...


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