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Wong Hee, Alfrina Maud (1876 - 1903)

5 October 1876
St Arnaud, Victoria, Australia
13 November 1903
St Arnaud, Victoria, Australia
Alternative Names
  • Lang, Alfrina Maud (married name)
  • Wong Hee, Alfrina Maud (maiden name)


Alfrina Maud Wong Hee was the fourth child of William Wong Hee and Sarah (nee Reeves). She was born at Inglewood Road, Borough of St Arnaud, County of Kara Kara on 5 October 1876. She was baptised at Christ Church St Arnaud on 6 October 1876.

Alfrina married Robert Oliver Lang at Banyena in 1896 and they had three children, Bertha Lydia May in 1897, Robert Cecil in 1899, and Terrance in 1903.

Four weeks after the birth of her third child, Alfrina died on 13 November 1903 from pulmoury tuberculosis which she had been suffering for three years and pneumonia which she had suffered for nine days. She was buried in St Arnaud Cemetery on 14 November 1903.

Robert Oliver Lang remarried to Matilda Lusk at Rupanyup in 1904, and there were two children from that marriage - Jack, born in 1905 and George Charles who was born in 1909.

Sources used to compile this entry: Victorian births, deaths and marriages: Birth 5465, Marriage 314IR and Death 15097. Christ Church St Arnaud baptism registration 807/1877.

Prepared by: Lynda Rogasch