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HAFS Journal Vol 2 No 1 – May 1993

Contents Diaries from 30 August 1890  to 30 September 1890, Jessie Newth; Is Your Name Hungerford, EL Davis; Introduction to the Jackson Papers, Canon JE Jackson; Hungerfords in the Gulf of Carpentaria, Betty Crowley; Memories of Owlpen and Font Hill, Sylvia Cribb (more…)

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John Becher Hungerford [E.1]

John Becher Hungerford — The First Child of Emanuel and Catherine John Becher Hungerford was born 1814 and baptised 27 November 1814, Co Cork, Ireland. He arrived in Australia with his parents Emanual Hungerford and his wife Catherine. In 1837 several convicts were assigned to him at Merton, suggesting he may have been running a property […]

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Portrait of Captain Emanuel Hungerford

Emanuel Hungerford [E.] and Catherine Loane [L.I.ii]

Emanuel Hungerford was born 1 February 1785, County Cork, Ireland. He was the youngest son of John Hungerford and Anne Daunt. He was commissioned as Captain in the 32nd Regiment of Foot of the Cork Militia, 9 August 1791, and lived at his estate ‘Novohal Court’, County Cork, Ireland. He married Catherine Loane [L.I.ii], 2 […]

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