Macdonald Dictionary Record: John Paintin

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One record, handwritten in ink on rectangular card, with biographical information for John Paintin. Written by George Ranald Macdonald for the Macdonald Dictionary of Canterbury Biography project, 1952-1964.
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Marks/Inscriptions: P. 24 Paintin ,John was one of those who founded hew Brighton n1 the year 1860 . Besides Paintin , the party consisted of Thomas Free , Enoch Barker, D.w . Hamilton and William Brooker. Geo Free ( lately died at Methodist Old peoples Home says that Paritu isa gave the name after a village on t the Thames . This seems to be a confusion of thought with the Thames Village Paint on . Paint in kept an acc own o house with a wie and beer license and took over the Bower Holed in 77 Geo Free inf.; Type of mark: Machine translation/Transcription; Notes: Machine translation by Mark Fryer




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