Outback Graves Markers


Burial Location:Sandstone  (details...)
Occupation: Teamster
Place of Death: Black Range Hospital
Date of Death: 27 September 1908
Date of Burial:28 September 1908
Cause of Death:Fell from a Cart, broken ribs
OGM Ref#: 1178


Arrived from South Australia in 1896 John McCarthy, was in charge of stock for Messrs Connolly and Green, butchers, Maninga Marley. Whilst suffering from the effects of drink, he fell from his dray and the wheel passed over his chest. Two ribs were broken, which lacerated his lungs. He succumbed after lingering in the hospital for five days. He came from South Australia and had a sister on the Eastern fields. The deceased is buried in the Roman Catholic portion of the cemetery, plot number 4.
Birth Details:South Australia
Death Certificate:19/1908, Black Range