Dr William Withers EWBANK

b. 27 July 1863, d. 11 August 1897
Father*Reverend William Withers EWBANK b. 7 Aug 1831, d. 18 Sep 1873
Mother*Emma Jane Jackson WOODCOCK b. c 1842, d. 19 Feb 1882
Note*Dr William Withers EWBANK No issue.

EWBANK. - On August 11, at 661 Inkerman-road, Caulfield, William Withers
Ewbank, M.R.C.S., L.S.A., eldest son of the late Archdeacon Ewbank, North
Adelaide. Private cremation.

The Age (pub. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)
Thursday 12 August 1937

Dr. William Withers EWBANK

Dr. William Withers Ewbank, eldest son of the late Archdeacon Ewbank, of
North Adelaide, died at his residence Inkerman road, Caulfield, yesterday,
aged 73 years. He was senior surgeon at the Perth Hospital for many years,
and later practiced in Adelaide. For some years he worked with Dr. Howard A.
Kelly, at the John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore (U.S.A.) and with Dr. Anthony
Bowlby at St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London. He returned to Australia and
practiced in Collins street for 25 years. After long research he eliminated
treatment by surgery as far as possible. His work on "The Cure and Cause of
Chronic Disease" was published in the "General Practitioner." The funeral
which will be private, will be held at the Springvale Crematorium this
morning and has been arranged by A. A. Slieght Pty. Ltd., St. Kilda road.

The Age (pub. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)
Thursday 12 August 1937

Note :- His father was not Archdeacon of Adelaide, though his grandfather
William John WOODCOCK was. 
Divorce*He and (?) (?) were divorced. 
Birth*Dr William Withers EWBANK was born on 27 July 1863 at Lefevre Peninsular, South Australia.1 
Marriage*He married (?) (?) on 13 December 1893 at St Catherines Church, Prospect, South Australia. 
Death*Dr William Withers EWBANK died on 11 August 1897 at Caulfield, Victoria, Australia, at age 34.1 


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Last Edited11 Oct 2009


  1. Various Authors, Family Tree Records, Various Dates, Western Australia (Helen Mary Carter, (HMC)) "unknown cd."