Macdonald Dictionary Record: Henry Field

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One record, handwritten in ink on rectangular card, with biographical information for Henry Field. Written by George Ranald Macdonald for the Macdonald Dictionary of Canterbury Biography project, 1952-1964.
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Marks/Inscriptions: F. 103 Field, Hanr y (1863- son of George Field of Port Levy entered the Railway Dept. in 78 and continued in it for 11 years. In 89 he became a coal dealer but in 94 he returned to Port Levy and started A general store and was postmaster. He was chairman of Sch. comm. anod clerked to Rd Bd. He was for 13 years in the Lylt. Naval Artillery and won prizes for shooting. He had a dairy farm of 70 ac. marr. Emily eldest dau. of Geo. Porteous of Lylt. In 1903 he was appointed County Clerk of the Mount Herbert Co. Coun. Cyclop N.Z. iii; Type of mark: Machine translation/Transcription; Notes: Machine translation by Mark Fryer




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