Child, William Knox (1793-1874)

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William Child formed the Australian Sugar Company with Francis Kemble in 1841. This was reconstituted as the Australasian Sugar Company in 1842. He sold his interest to Edward Knox in 1843 and took up farming on the Mount Vincent estate near Kurri Kurri.

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  1. Child, William Knox
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Kemble, Francis (1784?-1844), company promoter
    Lowndes, A. G.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1967
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 2, 38-39
  3. Child, Coles (1817-1898), clergyman
    Elkin, A.P.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1969
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 3, 389
  4. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

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    ... probate should they be so advised.—Dated this twenty-second day of December, a.d. 1874. < GEORGE THOMAS ... In the Supreme Court of New South Wales. .ECCLESIASTICAL JURISDICTION. In the will of William Knox ... 158 words
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