Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Dr Henry Ogle Moore

Born: 1848 Wicklow Ireland
Died : 1903 North Melbourne buried Dandenong.
Son of The Very Reverend William Ogle Moore and Anna Casey.
Married: 1879 Victoria to Jane Sara Montgomery (5 children)William Henry Ogle,Helen Ogle,Alice Wilhelmina Ogle, Harry Francis Ogle and (2nd) Harry Francis Ogle.

(Photo of Laurel Lodge where Dr Henry Ogle Moore lived)

Dr Henry Ogle Moore qualified in Dublin Ireland in 1874. He took over the Dandenong practice in 1879. He was the second doctor to practice in the Dandenongs.(A heritage study of selected properties within the boundaries of the City of Greater Dandenong, Revised Edition 2003).
He also practiced in the gold fields of Victoria at Walhalla (Ballan and Beulah) as Medical Officer to the miners. Dr Henry was also Senior Surgeon to the Victorian Mounted Rifles.

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