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A Box of Memories

The workbox belonging to Georgiana is at Wonnerup House in Busselton and is a real treasure. Lots of possibilities for research on not only the box itself but all the items inside. The needle case which sits alongside the box … Continue reading

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Georgiana’s Handwritten Letter, 4th April 1830

You will see that there are 4 pages and extra some photos to show the relationship of the pages. Just follow the order of the text in the POST BELOW  to help fill in the missing words marked with xxxxxx. … Continue reading

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Georgiana Letter to Transcribe!

Welcome to all those interested in our virtual media project!  You may notice numbers have been inserted pre xxx.  This is for you to reference your translations when you Post, for our edits.  GOODLUCK!   200 If left Norfolk Street … Continue reading

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Setting the records straight…

Patrick Richardson-Bunbury is a descendent of John and Georgiana Molloy. Patrick has been of enormous support to the collection and transcription of the family records. In particular he has devoted untold hours to the transcription of Georgiana’s letters and diaries. … Continue reading

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John Molloy : His parents

There has been some confusing historical information that has been published in a number of books and papers. Contrary to a report in the Sunday Times of 22 May 1921, John Molloy did know his father and mother. They were … Continue reading

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John Molloy

John Molloy, Born 5 September 1789, Died 6 October 1867. Birth date The headstone on the grave of John Molloy in the churchyard of St. Mary’s, Busselton gives his age at his death in October 1867as 87, suggesting that he … Continue reading

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Updated website

We have just combined the old Georgiana website and old Georgiana blog into one. Here is the new look. You can find the website information on the menu below the banner. You can expect some new blogs shortly.

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Can You Help? 1

Here is a letter from Georgiana to her mother which has been transcribed but as you can see it is very difficult to guess every word. The untranscribed words are marked in the typed transcription below with a number and … Continue reading

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Little Miracles

“A re-enactment image – not the real dress!” We always wondered if there were any letters from Georgiana out there in the world that were not in our collection that we have sourced in Australia and the UK . One … Continue reading

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Georgiana’s specimens at Kew Herbarium

On my last visit to London which co-incided with Bernice our researcher being there (for other work for the UK education department) Bernice arranged a surprise for me. I had a few days R&R and thought that visiting Kew would … Continue reading

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