Oxley, John, 1783-1828

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Dates:
Birth 1783
Death 1828
Gender:
Male

Biographical notes:

John Oxley (1783-1828), naval officer, surveyer and explorer, was granted 600 acres at Camden in 1810, known as Kirkham Place. This grant was cancelled in 1815 and a new deed issued increasing the land to 1,000 acres. In 1855 a grant of 5,000 acres was made to his 2 sons, John Norton Oxley and Henry Molesworth Oxley, at Wingecarribee in recognition of their father's work.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225759585

From the description of Papers [microform]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225825035

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Subjects:

  • Explorers--Archives

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Places:

  • New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • Australia--New South Wales (as recorded)
  • New South Wales (as recorded)