Macdonald Dictionary Record: Rupert Parry

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One record, handwritten in ink on rectangular card, with biographical information for Rupert Parry. Written by George Ranald Macdonald for the Macdonald Dictionary of Canterbury Biography project, 1952-1964.
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Marks/Inscriptions: F. 126 Prey, Rupert (1852 -1930) was certainly , the leading breeder of Shropshire i their tase in N.Z . They were in their day the most favour ed fat lamb breed. Their decline and fall was dire to the ridiculous fashion of breeding Wool right down to the nose . He lived al Kings dawn Timaru and was known every where as a breeder and judge. He was a member of the Com on, f the Timaru A. + P. Assoc. 3 sons He d. 20.4.1930 at Salisbury wife died before him ag. , 21.4.1930.; Type of mark: Machine translation/Transcription; Notes: Machine translation by Mark Fryer




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