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21430
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George
Ship: Maitland 1840
Date: 1846 15 April
Place: Cassilis
Source: MM
Details: Obtained Ticket of Leave


131322
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George
Ship: Roslin Castle 1833
Date: 1837 12 April
Place: Maitland
Source: GG
Details: Granted Ticket of Leave


162943
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George
Ship: Roslin Castle 1833
Date: 1833
Place: -
Source: AO NSW Convict Indent Fiche No. 684
Details: Age 21. Reads. Farm servant from Co. Armagh. Tried in Monaghan 2 March 1832 and sentenced to transportation for 7 years for grievous assault


23629
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1834
Place: Raymnd Terrace
Source: Colonial Secretary Returns of the Colony
Details: Deputy Postmaster


30117
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1835 17 January
Place: -
Source: SG
Details: Won contract for the conveyance of Mail between Raymond Terrace and Sawyers Point


30228
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1839
Place: Raymond Terrace
Source: Returns of the Colony - Colonial Secretary
Details: Postmaster


65171
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1834 12 August
Place: -
Source: Australian
Details: Appointed deputy postmaster at the new establishment at the juction of the Hunter and William Rivers


65230
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1835 16 January
Place: -
Source: Australian
Details: To provide postal service from and to Raymond Terrace and Sawyer's Point, once a week on horseback for 25 pounds


80556
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1835 27 October
Place: Raymond Terrace
Source: Australian
Details: Appointed deputy postmaster


93939
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1834 11 June
Place: Raymond Terrace
Source: GG 1834
Details: Appointed Poundkeeper


114899
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1832 28 March
Place: Hunter River
Source: In the Service of the Company: letters of Sir Edward Parry, Commissioner to the Australian Agricultural company: volume 1, December 1829 - June 1832 Letter 594
Details: Correponsdence from J.E. Ebsworth requesting that Oliver forward a Letter to the Post Office in Maitland and St. Heliers


117590
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 1839 10 April
Place: Raymond Terrace
Source: GG 1839
Details: Resigned from position of Poundkeeper


179627
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: -
Date: 6 January 1831
Place: Kinross
Source: SG
Details: Witness at the trial of John Callaghan who was indicted for stealing a ring and Spanish dollars belonging to George Thomas Graham


66035
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam
Ship: Marquis of Anglesea 1827
Date: 1828
Place: Kinross
Source: 1828 Census
Details: Came Free. Farmer aged 33. With G.T. Graham


179625
Surname: Oliver
First Name: George Adam and Susannah
Ship: -
Date: 25 August 1877
Place: Raymond Terrace
Source: Australian Town and Country Journal
Details: In the Banco Court on Wednesday afternoon, before the Chief-Justice and juries of four two ejectment suits were decided. The plaintiffs in each case were James and Susannah Henderson, of St. Kilda; near Melbourne, in Victoria. The defendants were two farmers named respectively Fahey and Barnes. The plaintiffs sought to recover possession of two blocks of land was in November, 1838, conveyed by Crown grant to George Adam Oliver, who in February, 1840, devised it to his widow, Susannah Oliver, for her life. Mrs. Oliver afterwards married the plaintiff, James Henderson. Defendants paid rent to plaintiffs agent, and recently disputed plaintiffs title. In the case against Fahey, the jury, without leaving the box, found for the plaintiff. In Barnes s case, after the plaintiffs case was closed, Barnes consented to a verdict being entered for the plaintiff. Mr. Darley, by Rollin and Salter, for plaintiffs. Mr. Simpson, by Mr. Readett, of Newcastle, for defendants. Plaintiffs proved that the land was in November, 1838, conveyed by Crown grant to George Adam Oliver, who in February 1840 devised it to his widow Susannah Oliver for her life. Mrs. Oliver afterwards married the plaintiff James Henderson. Defendants paid rent to plaintiffs agent and recently disputed plaintiffs title.