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Letters from Ann Mather to her husband Robert Mather, Van Diemen's Land, 1829-1830

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Mather, Ann Letters from Ann Mather to her husband Robert Mather, Van Diemen's Land, 1829-1830. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Letters from Ann Mather to her husband Robert Mather. Ann was left to manage the farm at Lauderdale with her daughter Sarah. Her sons were at school in Hobart Town in Melville Street on the site of the present Pressland House. The prediction of farming losses was correct. Ann died at Lauderdale on 27th August 1831. The farm was sold in 1835. From Walker Family Scrapbook compiled by Peter Benson Walker. Private collection.

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, Tasmania, religious history, Australia, Peter Benson Walker, Ann Mather, Robert Mather, Lauderdale, farm, Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land, Pressland House, Sarah Benson Mather
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: This material is subject to copyright protection. Further dealings with this material may be a copyright infringement.
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2008 05:52
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:38
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/6131
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