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Biographical entry Symonds, Richard Gilbert (1810 - 1896)

Born
21 December 1810
Madeira (Island), Portugal
Died
1 May 1896
Occupation
Surveyor

Summary

Richard Gilbert Symonds who trained as a surveyor in England arrived in South Australia in 1836. He worked with Colonel Light until 1841 when he moved to Tasmania. He retired to South Australia and worked as an accountant and teacher 1872-96.

Archival resources

State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana

  • Richard Gilbert Symonds - Records, 1835 - 1872, PRG 268; State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

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Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.