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142062
  • Title
    Mary Reibey - land grant, 1812-1884
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 6260/Folder 1X
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1812-1884
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    142062
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 4546, frames 1-10 (MLMSS 6260X)
  • Physical Description
    0.02 metres of textual material (1 outsize folder) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Mary Reibey (nee Haydock) arrived in Sydney from England in 1792 having been sentenced to seven years transportation for theft. In 1794 she married Thomas Reibey, a merchant and landholder. After his death in 1811 she became a prosperous businesswoman in her own right with interests in trading vessels and property. She died in 1855, a wealthy and respected member of colonial society.
  • Scope and Content
    Crown grant of land at Macquarie Place, Sydney. Signed and sealed by Lachlan Macquarie on 25 August 1812 with subsequent endorsements, 1822, 1880 and 1884.
  • Source
    Presented by Mr. K. Horler in 1997
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  • General note

    Digital order no:a128013
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