Outback Graves Markers

William EVANS

Burial Location:Dulbydilla  (details...)
Occupation: Cook
Place of Death: Black's Waterhole, now Dulbydilla, Queensland
Date of Death: 23 October 1874
Date of Burial:24 October 1874
Age:28 years
Cause of Death:Kicked by a horse
OGM Ref#: QLD 0001


The informant of the death was John McKenzie. The only information found for William Evans is recorded on the official registration of his death. William died from his injuries about twenty four hours after the incident. The undertaker at the burial was Patrick Hurley with witnesses being John McKenzie (the publican at Black's Waterhole / Dulbydilla, who is also buried at Dulbydilla beside his wife) and William Wright, a police officer.

Birth Details:Circa 1846, probably England
Death Certificate:1874/C/1572