Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824

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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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creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Letters. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Letters [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. No. 1. Journal of a journey to and from Van Diemen's Land to Sydney in New South Wales, 1811 [manuscript] ; and, No. 2. Journal of a voyage, and tour of Inspection, to Van Diemen's Land, 1821 / by Lachlan Macquarie. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Great Britain. Army. Infantry Regiment, 73rd. Statement of the service of Colonel Lachlan Macquarie of His Majesty's 73rd Regiment, since his entering into the Army : Sydney, New South Wales. Libraries Australia
referencedIn George Henry Glasse correspondence, 1757-1808 (inclusive), 1778-1808 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Australiana : [Album of newspaper cuttings about early New South Wales.] Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Map of Windsor [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Rouse, Richard. Records of Parramatta Lumbar Yard, and letters [microform]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Journal to and from Van Diemen's Land, 1811 ; Journal of a voyage, and tour of inspection, to Van Diemen's Land, 1821 / by Lachlan Macquarie. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Marsden, Samuel, 1765-1838. An answer to certain calumnies in the late Governor Macquarie's pamphlet, and the third edition of Mr. Wentworth's account of Australasia [manuscript] / by the Reverend Samuel Marsden ; [transcribed by William Walker]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Throsby, Charles, 1771-1828. Letter and coat of arms. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Fisken family. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Document. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Letters. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Journals. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Bethel, Walter Edmund, 1863-1941. Early history of Australia : articles from the Sun / [by Walter Bethel]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Hall, Edward Smith, 1786-1860. Family correspondence and newspaper cuttings. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Papers of Lachlan Macquarie, 1795-1817. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. [Journals and papers], 1787-1824. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Antill, H. C. (Henry Colden), 1779-1852. Road across the Blue Mountains [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Throsby, Charles. [Letter, 1821 May 10, Glenfield, to his Excellency Governor Macquarie] [manuscript] / [from Charles Throsby]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Letters. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Historical records of Australia. Historical records dealing with Australia [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Letter : Government House, Sydney to Earl of Cassillis, London. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Australia : [Album of newspaper cuttings about early Australia and New South Wales.] Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Lachlan Macquarie, Governor of New South Wales : journals of his tours in New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land 1810-1822 : prospectus. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Letters [microform] : and other miscellaneous papers re Lachlan Macquarie. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. Land title. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Macquarie, Lachlan, 1761-1824. [Journal entry] [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Irvine, Francis. Letters [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
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correspondedWith Macquarie, Charles, d. 1835 person
associatedWith Macquarie, Elizabeth Henrietta, 1778-1835. person
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Australia--New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Tasmania
India
New South Wales
Campbelltown (N.S.W.)
New South Wales
New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Tasmania
Australia--New South Wales
New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Australia--Appin (N.S.W.)
Sydney (N.S.W.)
Windsor (N.S.W.)
Tasmania
New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Tasmania
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Governors--Archives
Governors--Diaries
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Land settlement
Pioneers
Governors--Biography
Governor--Correspondence
Voyages and travels
Occupation
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Birth 1761-01-31

Death 1824-07-01

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