Outback Graves Markers

Alexander R WHITE

Burial Location:Gullewa Cemetery  (details...)
Occupation: Shed Hand
Place of Death: Barnong Station
Date of Death: 29 October 1919
Age:35 years
Cause of Death:Influenza
OGM Ref#: 0579
Headstone:OGM Aluminium


Alias Jackson Nevill and Alex Neville.

A man named Jackson Nevill, employed at Mr Charles Mitchell's Barnong Station, Gullewa, died very suddenly on Wednesday evening. The deceased was playing cards with his mates, and went to the tank for a drink, when he collapsed and never regained consciousness. The deceased met with a serious accident on the Eastern Goldfields some years ago. Alex White, better known as Alex Nevill, one of the pioneers of the A.W.U. movement in W.A, Alex was held in high esteem in the pastoral industry throughout the Nor'-West and Murchison, having spent the greater part of his life in the industry.

Parents:Ruth (nee WATSON) and Alexander WHITE
Death Certificate:3/1919; district Yalgoo