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Margaret Hannah Stafford, nee Thorburn, around 1884 / Henry King
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Title:
Margaret Hannah Stafford, nee Thorburn, around 1884 / Henry King
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Date:
[c1884]
Format:
1 carte-de-visite photograph : albumen print ; 10.5 x 6.3 cm.
Inscription:
Verso carries the printed trade label of: Photographer / and / Portrait Painter / Henry King / 316 George Street / Sydney / midway between / General Post Office / and / Hunter Street.
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Description:
Margaret Hannah Thorburn (1862-1886) was the sixth of seven daughters of Jessie Catherine Thorburn, nee McKenzie, (1824-1916) and her husband Robert Thorburn (1820-1869), born in the Shoalhaven district of New South Wales. In 1884 Margaret married a schoolteacher named Thomas Stafford, and they went to live at Wallerawang where Thomas was in charge of the school. Margaret died there, aged 24, after the birth of her second son.
Provenance:
June Wallace
Published in:
Janet K. Ramsay The women of Meroogal Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, 1988, p.17.
Source:
Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection ; June Wallace papers: JMW/33
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Material Type:
Picture
Record number:
43030