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William Valentine Crimlisk, ?, 1865 - 1942

b. 1865;
m. ?;
d. 1942, Malanda, Queensland, Australia.

Mr William Crimlisk was the seventh child of James and Mary Crimlisk.
See: Chart F367

1942: (Published Monday 16th February 1942): in the Cairns Post, MALANDA, Queensland, Australia. 2
MALANADA: February 12th:.
On Wednesday night the death occurred of Mr W Crimlisk, late of Malanda, at the Atherton District Memorial Hospital. Mr Crimlisk had been a resident of the Tableland for oyer 30 years, and had been living at Malanda for about the last 20 years, where he carried on a blacksmith's business. Prior to that he had had businesses at Yungaburra, Carrington and Atherton. The late Mr Crimlisk is survived by a son-and two daughters. Mr. James Crimlisk, of Atherton; Mrs. I Arnold, of Malanda; and Miss Lillian Crimlisk, of Atherton. The funeral took place at the Atherton cemetery on Thursday.

1942: (Published Tuesday 3rd March, 1942 in the Narandera Argus and Riverina Advertiser.3
Mr William Crimlisk

A member of an old Narandera family, Mr. William Crimlisk, died at Afagan, Northern Queensland, last week, aged 76 years. For many years he had conducted a blacksmithing business in that town.

Mr Crimlisk came to Narandera 57 years ago with his parents, the late James and Mary Crimlisk, and about 20 years ago he moved to Queensland. He re-visited Narandera for the Back to Narandera Week celebrations in 1935.
He is survived by two sisters— Mrs. Bennett and Miss Lillian Crimlisk, both of Larmer Street, Narandera, and two brothers— Messrs. Tom Crimlisk (Narandera) and Daniel Crimlisk (Adelaide).

See F566 Crimlisk - Crimlisk Family Chart

1) Mundia
Individual entry for William Crimlisk acessed 13th September 2013.

2 Australia Trove - The National Library of Australia:
Publication title: "Cairns Post, MALANDA, Queensland, Australia"
Article: Mr W Crimlisk - Obituary
"OBITUARY." Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) 16 Feb 1942: 3. Web. 18 Sep 2013 .

3) Australia Trove - The National Library of Australia:
Publication title: "Narandera Argus and Riverina Advertiser"
Article: Mr W Crimlisk - Obituary
OBITUARY. (1942, March 3). Narandera Argus and Riverina Advertiser (NSW : 1893 - 1953), p. 2. Retrieved September 17, 2013, from