Agnes Mary Thorley was born 6 April 1869 in Mackerston Homestead, Mount Thorley, New South Wales, Australia to David Samuel Thorley (1847-1930) and Mary Jane Shepherd (1845-1935) and died 16 June 1946 in Dangar Cottage Hospital, Singleton, New South Wales, Australia of cancer of throat. She married Thomas William Carter (1870-1950) 3 April 1907 in All Saints, Singleton, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from Australia.


Offspring of Thomas William Carter and Agnes Mary Thorley (1869-1946)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Alice Mary Carter (1909-1998)
David Thomas Neil Carter (1911-1961)



Mrs. Agnes Mary Carter died at the Dangar Cottage Hospital yesterday afternoon, at the age of 77.

She was the wife of Mr Thomas Carter, of Broke, and had lived there for over 30 years. She was formerly Miss Thorley, of Mount Thorley. Her father, David Thorley, came of old pioneering stock, his parents being one of the pioneers of the Hunter River Valley. She leaves a son and a daughter. The son is David (Broke) and the daughter is Mrs Maud Oxford, also of Broke. Burial took place at Mount Thorley this afternoon.

Singleton Argus, 17 June 1946, page 2

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