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Most references are about people, places and events of Newcastle and the Hunter Valley prior to 1870.
There are a number of references to Local History of the Valley. Click on the quick links below:
Australian Agricultural Company
For more information about Doctors, Ministers, Soldiers or Police, enter their title in the First Name search field, eg. Rev - Dr- Constable- Major - Captain- Corporal etc.
Areas covered include: Maitland, Dungog, Wollombi, Scone, Newcastle, Brisbane Water, Raymond Terrace, Singleton, Muswellbrook, Murrurundi, Merton, Paterson, Lake Macquarie, Lochinvar, Jerry's Plains, Morpeth, Cassilis, Hinton, Clarencetown, Black Creek, Port Stephens, Hexham, Sugar loaf and many more.
I add to the database frequently, so even if you didn't find a reference to your ancestor this time you may do in the future.
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