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May Alberta Tutton (1895–?)

May Alberta Tutton

British born. Daughter of Albert Keeling, J. P., Esq., of Adelaide. Wife of Charles Henry Tutton, Esq., Importer, of Melbourne and London; son of Charles Tutton, Esq., of Bristol, England. Family, only son, Brian, born Melbourne, Victoria, 1930. CHARITIES and ACTIVITIES. Life Governor of Homoeopathic Hospital and Royal Institute for the Blind; Vice-president of Central Council of the Homoeopathic Hospital; President of the Junior Auxiliary of the Royal Institute for the Blind of Victoria....

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28 August 2021

Biographical Dictionary of the House of Representatives

Biographical Dictionary of the House of Representatives project: Lives of the Men and Women of the House
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29 March 2021

ADB volume 19

ADB volume 19 published
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17 December 2020

Biography Footnotes

Biography Footnotes, no. 21
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