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Peter Leo BYRNE

Burial Location:Comet Vale  (details...)
Place of Death: Comet Vale
Date of Death: 31 December 1917
Age:21 months
Cause of Death:Meningitis
OGM Ref#: 1332


Peter Leo Byrne was the 14th child to be born to the Irish couple, James and Mary Byrne, who married in Perth on 11 September 1892 (Marriage Reg.No.273/1892). Their first, a son, died aged 5 days at Southern Cross. The second, also a son, died at 3 months. Then followed 8 girls and 3 more boys before Peter Leo was born. It is not known if there were any further children added to this family after Peter.

Parents:Mary (nee O'GORMAN) and James BYRNE (Mine Labourer)
Birth Details:17 May 1916, Comet Vale; Birth Reg.No.14/1916, North Coolgardie
Death Certificate:1/1918, Broad Arrow