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Decisions of the Nineteenth Century Tasmanian Superior Courts

Notice 5 [1830]

Source: Hobart Town Gazette, 18 September 1830

No. 186.
Colonial Secretary's Office,
Sep 17, 1830.

MR. John Batman having represented the good conduct and useful services of the undermentioned persons during the period which they have acted under his directions in pursuit of the hostile Aborigines, The Lieutenant Governor has had great pleasure in ordering for each of them a grant of one thousand acres of land: --
Pigeon} Aboriginal natives of New
John Crook} South Wales.
Black Bill, Aboriginal native of Van Diemen's Land.
By Command of
The Lieutenant Governor


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