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Piper family papers, 24 November 1821-16 December 1833

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Piper family papers, 24 November 1821-16 December 1833

Call numbers

DLMSQ 557

Record identifier

9qoQ4yO1

Piper family papers, 24 November 1821-16 December 1833

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Piper family papers, 24 November 1821-16 December 1833

Full title

Piper family papers, 24 November 1821-16 December 1833

Author / Creator

Date

24 November, 1821-16 December, 1833

Call Numbers

DLMSQ 557

Record Identifier

9qoQ4yO1
Physical Description

Contents

1 volume of textual material (10 p.) - 35 cm.

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

a. Land grant, 24 November 1821 for 1480 acres between Rose Bay and Sydney, cancelling previous grants

b. Letters to Mrs Piper from Elizabeth Stuart, 27 February 1831 and Sarah Suttor, 16 December 1833

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Piper family papers, 24 November 1821-16 December 1833

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

Description source

Information transferred from Dixson Manuscript Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2011-2012.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Administrative / Biographical history

John Piper, 1773-1851, military officer, public servant and land owner, was born in Ayrshire. In 1791, he became an ensign in the New South Wales Corps, and arrived in Sydney February 1792. In 1816 he was granted 190 acres near Rose Bay, where he built his official residence. He owned much property, but in 1827, became insolvent, resigned his posit...

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DLMSQ 557

Record Identifier

9qoQ4yO1

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942516

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