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Women Australia is an initiative of the National Centre of Biography at the Australian National University.

It consists of entries on women published in the NCB's websites, Australian Dictionary of Biography, Obituaries Australia and Labour Australia as well as biographical register entries.

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Emilie Maude Robb (1870–?)

Emilie Maude Robb

Born at South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Father, Edward Leslie Newbigin (Northumberland, England). Mother, Elizabeth Vernon Harcourt (Harbury, Warwickshire, England). Educated at “Oberwyl,” St. Kilda, Melbourne; England, and France. Married William James Robb, Barrister and Solicitor, Temple Court, Melbourne. Family, one daughter, Doleen Maude (deceased), and one son, Ivo Kilmorey. ADDRESS. “Fife,” Mathoura Road, Toorak, Melbourne.

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