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Leaflet - List of Baptisms, Scotland, 26 Feb 1852 Document Reg. No: HT 970

Summary:
Leaflet which lists the Baptisms of Christina, Robert and Jane Panton. In 1851-1852 the Panton family made arrangements to emigrate to Port Phillip through the British Colonial Land and Emigration Office. The family was struck by tragedy shortly after arriving, Christina and two of her children, David and John, died within three months of their arrival. Robert Panton an agricultural labourer from Berwickshire, married Christina Douglas in 1839.
Description:
Handwritten in ink on plain paper.
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: immigration, assisted immigration, immigration policies, british immigration, immigration selection
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: identification
Addressed To: Robert Panton, England, Great Britain, 26 Feb 1852
Date of Event: 11 Oct 1846

Date of Christina Panton's baptism
Date of Event: 6 Aug 1848

Date of Jane Panton's Baptism
Date of Event: 23 Jun 1850

Date of Robert Panton's Baptism

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