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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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Fanny Hamilton (1876–1965)

Fanny Hamilton

Wife of Hugh Hamilton, Deputy Chairman of Vacuum Oil Co. Pty. Ltd., Australia and New Zealand. Daughter of the late Jas. B. Kenn, of Aberdeen, Scotland. Born, Brisbane, Queensland. Educated in Brisbane and for ten years resided in New Zealand. Family, two sons: Ian Gordon and Kenneth Carson; born in New Zealand and educated at Scotch College, Melbourne. CHARITIES, For some years was Treasurer of the Women's National League, Kew Branch, and was also on Committee. Past Member of Committee for the...

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