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Edward and Maria Lord and Family
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1800
Edward Lord was officer of marines, landowner and merchant. He was born on 15 June 1781 and died on 14 September 1859. In 1810 Edward was briefly acting lieutenant-governor after David Collins died in office. Maria Lord (Riseley), convict, born c.1780 married Lord in 1808. She became a notable entrepreneur and business woman and died on 22 July 1859.
Information Sources:
Australian Dictionary of Biography
Functions Performed:
Family archives
Series Created By Agency:
NS301 Records of W a Guesdon and the Lord Family08 Apr 182931 Dec 1851