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Barney Waria Barney Waria i(A133570 works by) (a.k.a. Gunaia; Ngadjlibuna; Barney Warrior)
Born: Established: 1873 Orroroo, Hallett - Jamestown - Peterborough - Orroroo area, Mid North South Australia, South Australia, ; Died: Ceased: 1948
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal ; Aboriginal Ngadjuri
(Storyteller) assertion
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Barney Waria is a Story teller belonging to the Ngadjuri people from the northern region of South Australia. Waria shared a number of conversations with Anthropologists about Ngadjuri country during his life. Barney Waria was married to a woman named Mary (May) Wilson. Barney Waria is the grandfather of Irene Agius, Elaine Newchurch and Vincent Copley .

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