Document ReferenceDe Wm C 90
TitleIncomplete letter from Lady C.L. Denison, Sydney, Australia, to W.E. Denison; 29 Sept. n.y. [1856]
Date29 September 1856 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionStates that Captain Scott is to replace Mr Naper as aide-de-camp; comments on weather; states that she is having photograph of house sent to relatives in England and refers to house redecoration; discusses changes in Government in Australia; comments on his Uncle Alfred's aviary and collection of animals; discusses his father William's horses; comments on celebrations to mark building of new bridge at Sydney; describes arrival of troops from England; discusses family birthday celebrations and excursion to orange garden at Lane Cove; informs him that his father has been made Knight Commander of the Bath; expresses disappointment at receiving no letters from him.
Termappointments, colonial
celebrations, bridge building
family news, Denison family
honours and decorations, Knight Commander of the Bath
governments, Australian 1856
animals, horses
armies, British, armed forces

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA210Denison; Frank G. (1844-); son of W.T. Denison1844-
NA8713Hornby; Maria S. (-1860); Lady Hornby; mother of Caroline Denison-1860
NA8739Donaldson; Stuart A. (1812-1867); Sir; Australian politician1812-1867
NA8737Manning; William M. (1811-1895); Sir; barrister and politician1811-1895
NA8741Darvall; John B. (1809-1883); Sir; barrister and politician1809-1883
NA216Denison; Alfred R. (1816-1887); brother and private secretary to J.E. Denison1816-1887
NA8743MacLeay; George (1809-1891); Sir1809-1891
NA8789Cowper; Charles (1807-1875); Sir; Australian politician1807-1875
NA8790Parker; Henry W. (1808-1881); Sir; Australian politician1808-1881
NA8791Hay; John (1816-1892); Sir; Australian politician1816-1892
NA8792Denison; Ellen M. (1851-1858); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1851-1858
NA8694Denison; Mary C. (1839-); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1839-
NA8698Breeks; Susan M. (1841-); Mrs; daughter of W.T. Denison1841-
NA8695Denison; Lucy E. (1846-); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1846-
NA8705Denison; Henry P. (1848-1940); Rev.; son of W.T. Denison1848-1940
NA8696Denison; Caroline E. (1850-); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1850-
NA8697Denison; James E. (1853-1892); Rev.; son of W.T. Denison1853-1892
NA8749Denison; Charles (1855-1858); Mr; son of W.T. Denison1855-1858
NA8734Naper; William D. (1830-1915); Lieutenant-Colonel; aide-de-camp to W.T. Denison1830-1915
NA8719Wilmot; R.C. Chester Eardley- (1822-1910); Mr; Tasmanian public servant1822-1910
NA8793Ward; Edward W. (1823-1890); Sir; military engineer1823-1890
NA8794Burwash; - (fl 1856-1857); Miss; governess to W.T. Denison's familyfl 1856-1857
NA8795Campbell; John (1802-1886); Mr; Australian merchant and politician1802-1886
NA8796Scott; - (fl 1856-1858); Captain; A.D.C. to Sir W.T. Denison 186-8; of the 11th Footfl 1856-1858
NA208Denison; Caroline L. (1818-1899); Lady Denison; née Hornby wife of William T. Denison1818-1899
NA209Denison; William E. (1843-1916); Captain; son of W.T. Denison1843-1916
PL8757/Botany Bay/New South Wales/Australia
PL8735/Lane Cove/New South Wales/Australia
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