Oxley, John, 1783-1828

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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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New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
New South Wales
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Explorers--Archives
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Birth 1783

Death 1828

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