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John Davison (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, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/davison-john-17638/text29283, accessed 21 April 2024.

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Birth

1798
England

Death

3 April, 1841 (aged ~ 43)
Tavistock, Devon, England

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