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Diary of G.T.W.B. Boyes, Van Diemen's Land, April 17th 1823 - January 14th 1824

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Boyes, George Thomas William Blarney (1824) Diary of G.T.W.B. Boyes, Van Diemen's Land, April 17th 1823 - January 14th 1824. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

First diary of George Thomas William Blamey Boyes (1787-1853) which is an account of his voyage from England to New South Wales via Van Diemen's Land in 1823-4. In November 1826 he transferred to Hobart and was soon after appointed auditor of civil accounts. He also served on the Legislative Council, was acting colonial secretary (1842-3) and held a number of minor government offices. He went to England in 1832, returning in 1834 with his wife Mary (Ediss) whom he had married in 1818. They had seven children. RS 25/2(1)

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, Tasmania, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, George Thomas William Blamey Boyes, diary
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Copyright Information: This material is subject to copyright protection. Further dealings with this material may be a copyright infringement.
Collections: Royal Society Collection
Boyes Collection
Additional Information: Royal Society Collection RS 25/2(1)
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2009 01:34
Last Modified: 24 Nov 2015 00:40
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