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Captain William Turner  (1808 ......1893.)

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  • Born :  1808
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  • Occupation : / Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 1837
  • Ship Arrived on :  " Bearbrass "
  • Port Arrived : Port Phillip
  • Rank on Discharge : Captain
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  • Died : 1893
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  • Spouse's Name : Margaret Killeen
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     Information supplied by Bill Turner crestwina@bigpond.com;

     

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    History & Achievements :
     Capt. William Turner of 4th Kings Own who arrived in Port Phillip in 1837 (Melbourne) Army of Occupation under Capt Lonsdale fell out with the Army's methods (brutality) , resigned his commission stayed in Melbourne as a tailor (Elizabeth St) Married Margaret Killeen, went bush (Dandenongs) reared ten children, is registered as "Founder of the Dandenongs" Muriel McGiven's Book of the same name and pastured cattle around The Basin
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    Copyright B & M Chapman (QLD) Australia
    Last revised: January 24, 2007.