Lachlan Macquarie: A Biography

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Melbourne University Press, Jan 1, 1986 - History - 318 pages
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Lachlan Macquaire (1761-1824) married Jane Jarvis (1772-1796) in 1793. After her death, he married Elizabeth Henrietta Campbell (1788-1835) in 1807. Lachlan and Elizabeth had 2 children. He was an officer in the British army and traveled the world. He served as governor of New South Wales, Australia, 1809-1817.

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John has been general editor of the Australian Dictionary of Biography at the Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University, since 1988.

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