Williams, Francis (1780-1831)

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Merchant
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Francis Williams (1780?-1831), merchant, arrived at Port Jackson in the privateer Lucy in April 1806. He had left England as supercargo of a ship trading with South America which had been lost. He appears...

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Francis Williams was an associate and later partner of Simeon Lord (qv) 1806-1813. In 1812 they made the first glass in Australia.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Williams, Francis
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Williams, Francis (1780?-1831)
    Holder, R. F.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1967
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 2, 598-599
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

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  1. Francis-Williams, Francis Williams, (Baron) (1903-1970)
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  2. Williams, David F., (David Frederick) (1935-2014)
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  1. IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Francis Williams.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 8 May 1888 [Issue No.293] p 3259

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    ... . (360) IN BANEBUPTOY. Re Francis Williams. NOTICE is hereby given that a Sequestration Order has this ... , day been made against the abovenamed Francis Williams, of 11, Kingectear Road, Mamckville, on his own ... 70 words
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    ... ,058) IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Francis Williams, of Orange. NOTICE is hereby given that a Sequestration Order has ... 63 words
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  3. RE will of ROBERT FRANCIS WILLIAMS, late of 87
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 13 April 1962 [Issue No.35] p 1085

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    ... RE will of ROBERT FRANCIS WILLIAMS, late of 87 Bayswater-road, Kings Cross, business proprietor ... the said Robert Francis Williams, who died on 13th September, 1961, hereby gives notice that creditors ... 172 words
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  1. Robert Francis Williams : a survey / curated by Debra Good
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