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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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Catherine Mary Knox (1855–1939)

Catherine Mary Knox

Born, Melbourne, Victoria. Daughter of David McMurtrie, Esq., J. P., of Melbourne. Wife of the late Hon. William Knox, M. P., one of the first Members of the Federal Parliament, represented Kooyong, Victoria; son of George Knox, Esq., Edinburgh, Scotland. Family, five sons and two daughters: Lieut.-Colonel Hon. G. H. Knox, C. M. G., V. D., M. L. A.; Major W. J. Knox M. C. (deceased); Major MacGregor Knox, M. C.; Sir Robert Knox, Kt.; J. Uchter Knox; Mary Catherine Knox (deceased); Jean Marjorie...

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