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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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Mary Emma Clegg (1889–?)

Mary Emma Clegg

Mrs. Clegg (Mary Emma a'Beckett) Born, South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria. Daughter of Frank Pilkington Brett, Esq. Wife of Lieut.-Colonel Humphrey N. M. Clegg, D.S.O., late K.R.I. 8th Hussars and Denbeighshire Yeomanry; now engaged in farming pursuits. Family, two sons and two daughters: George a’Beckett, educated at Canford School, Dorset, England; Humphrey Chadwick, educated at Geelong Grammar, Victoria; Patricia Mary, educated at St. James’, Malvern, Worcestershire, England; Quenelda,...

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2 October 2014

Leichhardt map

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