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Blaxland, John (1769 - 1845)

Portrait of John Blaxland  (1769 - 1845)

by Richard Read, courtesy of State Library of New South Wales.
Original : ML 308 . Image Details

BLAXLAND, JOHN (1769-1845), landowner and merchant, was born on 4 January 1769, the eldest son of John Blaxland and Mary, née Parker, of Fordwich, Kent, England. After education at The King's... read on

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