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Oxley, John Joseph William Molesworthlocked

(c. 1785–1828)
  • H. M. Chichester
  • , revised by George Parsons

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Oxley, John Joseph William Molesworth (c. 1785–1828), surveyor and explorer in Australia, born at Kirkham Abbey, Yorkshire, was the son of John Oxley, a man of landed stock, and his wife, Isabella, said to have been a daughter of the fourth Viscount Molesworth...

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