19th September 2019


New information in Trove (https://trove.nla.gov.au ) has explained what happened to Stokes & Sons Sydney office, running from around 1900.

Dun’s Gazette 7th April 1913.

This shows that Thomas’s full name had been Thomas William Stokes (He had died in 1910). A partner had been taken on.

15th December 1913.

2nd February 1914.

Either the sale had not gone through, or Muller bought the firm himself, before changing the name.


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