Hill, Richard

Carpenter and butcher who became a wealthy landowner both on the Liverpool Plains and in New Zealand before a career in politics. He lived in an old cottage at 43 Bent Street in the city until his death. He was interested in the welfare of Aboriginal people, and employed an Aboriginal coachman. In 1892 he published 'NNotes on the Aborigines of New South Wales : with personal reminiscences of the tribes formerly living in the neighbourhood of Sydney and the surrounding districts' with George Thornton.

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Parramatta
22 Sep 1810
Died
Sydney
19 Aug 1895
Buried
22 Aug 1895
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16 Sep 1868 - 12 Oct 1877
15 Dec 1880 - 12 Oct 1895
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