On this day ………… 3rd March 1913

Merbein Lowe a 3 year old girl, the first child born in the Merebein settlement, was knocked down at home by a buggy on this day in 1913. The wheel passed over deceased’s chest severing her head, death was instantaneously. The father and mother were laid up very ill, the former being in the Mildura Hospital. The child was in the care of an aunt.