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Biographical entry Mealmaker, George (1768 - 1808)

Born
10 February 1768
Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland
Died
30 March 1808
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Weaver

Summary

George Mealmaker was appointed in 1803 by Governor King as a weaver for four years. He supervised the work at the Female Factory, Parramatta, where he put four looms to work. This successful venture earned him a conditional pardon. However, in December 1807 fire partly destroyed the factory.

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Rosanne Walker