Document ReferenceDe Wm C 91
TitleLetter from Lady C.L. Denison, Sydney, Australia, to W.E. Denison; n.d. [Nov. 1856]
DateNovember 1856 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that she has had to employ new [children's] nurse; comments that new see-saw is popular with adults and children; comments on family's growing collection of shells; discusses plans for Christmas celebrations and wishes they could be present.

Includes riddle entitled 'An Enigma' by Susan Denison [later Breeks] on f 2.

Concluding part of letter De Wm C 200; originally catalogued as two separate incomplete letters.
celebrations, Christmas
family news, Denison family
entertainments, riddles
children, upbringing
Related RecordDeWm/C/200
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8713Hornby; Maria S. (-1860); Lady Hornby; mother of Caroline Denison-1860
NA8792Denison; Ellen M. (1851-1858); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1851-1858
NA8697Denison; James E. (1853-1892); Rev.; son of W.T. Denison1853-1892
NA8749Denison; Charles (1855-1858); Mr; son of W.T. Denison1855-1858
NA8694Denison; Mary C. (1839-); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1839-
NA8698Breeks; Susan M. (1841-); Mrs; daughter of W.T. Denison1841-
NA216Denison; Alfred R. (1816-1887); brother and private secretary to J.E. Denison1816-1887
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
PL8807/Hobart Town/Tasmania
PL123/Van Diemen's Land
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