Vockensohn family burials

Westgarthtown Lutheran Cemetery





Given names
  Agnes (née Wuchatsch) ??.08.1849 Hamburg 22.07.1870 aged 21
  Alfred Ernest 09.05.1878 aged 4




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Agnes Vockensohn (1849 – 1870)

This small white painted redgum memorial to Agnes Vockensohn in Plot 15 is the only wooden one which survives at Westgarthtown and one of only about a dozen left in Victoria. Agnes (née Wuchatsch) was born at Hamburg in 1849 during the family’s journey to Australia. She married Friedrich Vockensohn in 1866 and died at Epping of consumption (tuberculosis) in 1870, aged 21.









Agnes Vockensohn's headstone