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Reference to index of claims to wife's annuity 1852 - 1855 : Miscellaneous papers
Chapman, Thomas (2010) Reference to index of claims to wife's annuity 1852 - 1855 : Miscellaneous papers. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)
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Mary Ann Langhorne married Thomas Chapman, teacher, in London on 1 January 1821, and sailed to Van Dieman's Land on the "Britomart" in October 1821. Chapman was granted land at Macquarie River, but his wife left him and the bushranger, Brady and his gang, robbed him so he leased his land to his neighbour William D. Kelman and in 1826 went to Sydney where he worked in warehouses. On his wife's reported death he married again and visited England where his second wife died. He married a third time and again visited England where he claimed the annuity left to his first wife by the will of her aunt Lydia Hooley.
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|Keywords:||Tasmania, van diemens land, social history, history, colony, colonial, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, index,|
|Publisher:||University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection|
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University of Tasmania Library, Special and Rare Materials Collection - Private Deposit C.2
|Date Deposited:||02 Jun 2011 06:12|
|Last Modified:||23 Aug 2013 05:28|
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