Philip J Nosworthy was born 1854 in New South Wales, Australia to Philip Nosworthy (c1819-1902) and Rebecca Ash (c1824-1907) and died 4 August 1941 Goulburn District Hospital, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Ruth Matilda Bool (1860-1928) 1881 in Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia.
Following several months' illness the death occurred at the Goulburn District Hospital this morning of Mr. Phillip Nosworthy, aged 87 years, of Merrilla.
The late Mr. Nosworthy had lived in the Goulburn district practically the whole of his life and was very well known, especially at Mummel and Merrilla, where the family is engaged in farming and orcharding He leaves four daughters, Mrs. McLean (Breadalbane), Mrs. R. Cherril (Five Dock), Mrs. W. Gillet (Goulburn) and Mrs . J. W. Barker (Yarra); and four sons, Phillip (Mummell), Frederick ( Mummell), George (Breadalbane) and Albert (Merrilla).