Billy The Cook,

Personal Details

SurnameBilly The Cook
Date of death24/07/1882

Details

Cemetery Record

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CemeteryBangall Creek
LocationBush Graves
OccupationCook
Comment

[Qld Ref: 1882/C1838]
[Extract: Aramac] A man whose name we (Mail) have not been able to ascertain, but who for some time was engaged as cook At Mr. W. Clapton’s Albion Hotel, Aramac, has been found dead on Bangall Creek, between Muttaburra and Kensington Downs. The only name he was known by here was ‘Billy the Cook.’
[Source: WESTERN MAIL NEWS. (1882, July 15). The Capricornian (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1875 – 1929), p. 6. Retrieved September 30, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article71986408]

[Note: this article stating his death was dated 15 July 1882 but Qld BDM has his death as 24 July 1882