Macdonald Dictionary Record: Thomas Noble

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One record, handwritten in ink on rectangular card, with biographical information for Thomas Noble. Written by George Ranald Macdonald for the Macdonald Dictionary of Canterbury Biography project, 1952-1964.
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Marks/Inscriptions: N. 128 Noble Thomas1 came to N.Z. in '56 . When he married in '67 he was a farmer Pallet or Play Hill , Rangiora. Three sons died within a month Nov. 74 . He sold his Rangiora land. (2 farms) for f £1600 in '90 . He then rented 82 ac. at Hororata for £100 a year. He had g children . He had to clean up the land at Hororata which was full of go1se . When he went into it he had horses cattle and in plements and £.80 . He was bankrupt. June. '92. marr. 8.6.67 Rev. J. O'Bryen Hoare at St Johns (at Sq. Ch.Ch. Eleanor 2' dau of E. Robinson of Rangiora she d. Salisbury St. Ch.Ch. 28.11.07 ag 58. r 1 probably - Thos Noble arrived Lylt 13.2.57 by Philip Laing from Wgtn. Lond ie. LT. 12.6.67 : 1.7.92 : 18.2.57; Type of mark: Machine translation/Transcription; Notes: Machine translation by Mark Fryer




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