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Wilson, Octavia

Summary

Octavia Wilson, daughter of Thomas Samson of Berwick upon Tweed, married a congregational minister the Reverend William Wilson (1827-1895) in 1855. They both emigrated to Australia in 1857 and founded Point Pearce Aboriginal mission.

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.catalog.slsa.sa.gov.au:1083/search/awilson%2C+octavia/awilson+octavia/1,1,4,B/frameset&FF=awilson+octavia&3,,4 accessed 2004-01-28.

Archival resources

State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana

  • Octavia Wilson : Summary Record, c. 1867 - 1895, PRG 1023; Wilson, Octavia; State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

Robin Secomb

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