George Foulds

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George Foulds
Born c. 1835
Died 3 February 1866
Cape Clear
Occupation Publican
Years active bef. 1866
Known for Globe Hotel
Home town Cape Clear

George Foulds was a publican at Cape Clear, Victoria, <1866.

History[edit | edit source]

Foulds held the license for the Globe Hotel at Cape Clear.

He died on 3 February 1866:

On Monday, 5th February, Mr Thomas Hopper, district coroner, held an inquest on the body of George Foulds, late proprietor of the Globe hotel, Cape Clear, who had died suddenly on the Saturday previous. The post mortem examination was made by Dr Foster. After the evidence in the case had been adduced, the jury returned a verdict that the deceased died of serous apoplexy, the result of excessive drinking. It appeared that the unfortunate man had been drinking hard for the last twelve months. Deceased was about thirty-seven years of age; he leaves a wife and family to lament his premature death.[1]


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  1. 1866 'NEWS AND NOTES.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 7 February, p. 2. , viewed 28 Feb 2021, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112867106

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