Mary Elizabeth Sampson 1870-1879

Mary Elizabeth Sampson

Sixth child of William and Elizabeth Sampson

Baptised: 10 Jan 1870 Burra, South Australia

Died: From tuberculosis 18 Apr 1879 Burra, South Australia

Buried: Burra Cemetery, South Australia

Mary Elizabeth Sampson died at the age of 9 but the name was later reused in 1910 for another daughter. Mary’s death was registered at Burra and she was buried in the same grave as her grandparents. Below is a picture of the headstone in the Burra Cemetery. Mary’s name is listed on the bottom of the headstone.