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Davison, John (1798–1841)

At his residence, Tavistock-place, Durham, England, Captain John Davison, aged seventy-seven, and father of Mr. Davison of Wollongong; he was forty-four years in the Honorable Hudson's Bay Company's Service, during ten of which he commanded their Fleet, much and deservedly respected.

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'Davison, John (1798–1841)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 25 October 2020.

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3 April 1841
Tavistock, Devon, England

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