Victorian Government Gazette - Online Archive 1836-1997
The State Library of Victoria has launched the historic government gazettes which provides access to over 160 years of official information published in Victoria. Dating from the earliest days of the colon. The Gazette documents the official notifications of government decisions and legal actions to other governments, government agencies and the general public.
The notice of the death of The Honourable Samuel Merrifield was published in the Victorian Government Gazette in 1982.