Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824

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Dates:
Birth 1761-01-31
Death 1824-07-01

Biographical notes:

Lachlan Macquarie was Governor of New South Wales from 1810 to 1821.

From the description of Journals. 1820-1822. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225825932

Major George Ralph Payne Jarvis was the brother-in-law of Lachlan Macquarie.

From the description of Letters [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225763789

Governor of New South Wales.

From the description of Letter : Government House, Sydney to Earl of Cassillis, London. 1812. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225715115

Lachlan Macquarie was made a Lieutenant in the 77th Regiment and in 1788 embarked on the Dublin for Bombay where he saw action in the war with Tippoo Sahib, taking part in the siege of Cochin, (1795), the capture of Colombo and Point de Galle (1796). In 1797 he held the position of deputy paymaster-general of the Kings troops in the Bombay presidency and in 1794 saw action in the expedition against the Pyché Rajah and in 1799 at the battle of Seringapatam. From 1810-1821 he was Governor of N.S.W.

From the description of Letters. 1786-1820. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225702440

Lachlan Macquarie was born in 1762 on Ulva in the Scottish Hebrides. He joined the British army in 1776 and served in Canada, America, Jamaica, India and Egypt. In 1809 he was appointed Governor of N.S.W. and served in that position until 1821 when he returned to England.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225787226

Before becoming Governor of N.S.W. in 1810, Lachlan Macquarie served in various capacities with the British Army in India, and in 1807 was gazetted to command the 73rd Regiment.

From the description of Letters [microform] : and other miscellaneous papers re Lachlan Macquarie. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 222176585

From the description of Letters. 1799-1824. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225820936

Lachlan Macquarie was born in 1762 on Ulva in the Scottish Hebrides. He joined the British Army in 1776 and served in Canada, America, Jamaica, India and Egypt. In 1809 he was appointed Governor of N.S.W. and served in that position until 1821 when he returned to England.

From the description of [Journals and papers], 1787-1824. ca. 1920. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 720119886

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  • Army officers
  • Governors

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  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
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  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Tasmania (as recorded)
  • India (as recorded)
  • New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Campbelltown (N.S.W.) (as recorded)
  • New South Wales (as recorded)
  • New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Tasmania (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--Appin (N.S.W.) (as recorded)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.) (as recorded)
  • Windsor (N.S.W.) (as recorded)
  • Tasmania (as recorded)
  • New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Tasmania (as recorded)