West, John (1809-1873)

Also known as
Adams, John (1809-1873)
West, J. (John) (1808-1873)
West, J. (John) (1809-1873)
West, John (1808-1873)
Field of activity
Congregational minister; Author; Newspaper Editor
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John West (1809-1873), Congregational minister, author and newspaper editor, was born on 17 January 1809 in England, the son of Rev. William West and his wife Ann, née Ball. He had the advantages of a...

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John West's year of birth now known to be 1808 not 1809. See The usefulness of John West / Patricia Fitzgerald Ratcliff

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  2. Wiradjuri places : The Macquarie River Basin and some places revisited. Vol. 3
    Kabaila, Peter Rimas.
    [p. 28-29]
    Published: Jamison Centre, ACT : Black Mountain Projects, 1998,

    Summary: Map of household locations, with family names, at Wellington Common, Wellington, NSW c. 1955, as remembered by Rose Chowne, Tilly Hill and Vivian Griffin

    Place: Wellington (N NSW SI55-04)

    Language: Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07);

Resources by John West (22)

  1. To the Rev. Thomas James, Secretary of the Colonial Missionary Society in connexion with the Congregational Union of England and Wales
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1863 ]
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    At 2 libraries
    To the Rev. Thomas James, Secretary of the Colonial Missionary Society in connexion with the Congregational Union of England and Wales
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 60,980.996)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 60,980.996)

  2. Union among the Colonies : John West
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 2001 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    Union among the Colonies : John West
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,435.148)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,435.148)

  3. John West's Union of the colonies : essays on federation / published under the pseudonym of John Adams in 1854 ; edited with an introduction by Patricia Fitzgerald Ratcliff
    West, John, 1809-1873
    [ Book : 2000 ]
    At 31 libraries
    John West's Union of the colonies : essays on federation / published under the pseudonym of John Adams in 1854 ; edited with an introduction by Patricia Fitzgerald Ratcliff
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,343.91)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,343.91)

  4. John West's 'Union among the colonies' / edited and introduced by Gregory Melleuish
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1900-2019 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 30 libraries
    John West's 'Union among the colonies' / edited and introduced by Gregory Melleuish
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,616.258)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,616.258)

  5. [Newspaper cuttings relating to anti-transportation / compiled by Rev. John West]
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1850-1851 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 41,811.098)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 41,811.098)

  6. John West 'The History of Tasmania', 1852
    West, John, 1809-1873
    [ Unpublished : 1852 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,619.52)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,619.52)

  7. Ex parte West. (1) : Habeas Corpus - 56 Geo. III, c. 100, s. 3 - false return
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1861 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31,415.199)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31,415.199)

  8. The hope of life eternal : a sermon occasioned by the death of Mrs. Sarah Hopkins, delivered at Brisbane Street Chapel, Hobart Town, November 25, 1849 / by John West; to which are added, extracts from the memoranda of the deceased
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1850 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,802.627)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,802.627)

  9. The voluntary support of the Christian Ministry : alone scriptural and defensible / by ... J. West
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1849 ]
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    At 6 libraries
    The voluntary support of the Christian Ministry : alone scriptural and defensible / by ... J. West
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,652.531)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,652.531)

  10. Mahometanism : a lecture delivered before the Launceston Christian Union, April 22, 1846 / by J. West
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1846 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,616.152)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,616.152)

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Resources about John West (28)

  1. To the Rev. Thomas James, Secretary of the Colonial Missionary Society in connexion with the Congregational Union of England and Wales
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1863 ]
    View online
    At 2 libraries
    To the Rev. Thomas James, Secretary of the Colonial Missionary Society in connexion with the Congregational Union of England and Wales
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 60,744.957)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 60,744.957)

  2. Union among the Colonies : John West
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 2001 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    Union among the Colonies : John West
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,506.738)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,506.738)

  3. The religion of John West: orthodox protestant, deist, atheist, or what?
    Ely, Richard
    Lucas
    [ Article : 1999 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 51,398.758)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 51,398.758)

  4. Portrait of Rev. John West / John Glover
    Glover, John, 1767-1849
    [ Photograph ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,192.469)

  5. Rev. John West : lith. (i.e. lithograph) from an original by Robert Dowling, dedicated to the members and friends of the late Australasian League, 185-? / Robert Dowling
    Dowling, Robert, 1827-1886
    [ Art work ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,946.094)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,946.094)

  6. John West's Union of the colonies : essays on federation / published under the pseudonym of John Adams in 1854 ; edited with an introduction by Patricia Fitzgerald Ratcliff
    West, John, 1809-1873
    [ Book : 2000 ]
    At 31 libraries
    John West's Union of the colonies : essays on federation / published under the pseudonym of John Adams in 1854 ; edited with an introduction by Patricia Fitzgerald Ratcliff
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,198.691)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,198.691)

  7. John West's 'Union among the colonies' / edited and introduced by Gregory Melleuish
    West, John, 1808-1873
    [ Book : 1900-2019 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 30 libraries
    John West's 'Union among the colonies' / edited and introduced by Gregory Melleuish
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,673.781)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,673.781)

  8. John West, Tasmanian historian
    Selth, P. A
    Journal (Canberra and District Historical Society)
    [ Article : 1971 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,696.738)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,696.738)

  9. John West's Tasmania [Edited transcription of The Examiner - John West Memorial Lecture, 12 March 1999]
    Shaw, A. G. L
    Papers and Proceedings (Launceston Historical Society)
    [ Article : 1999 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,646.461)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,646.461)

  10. Glimpses of ideology: four pamphlets by John West, 1846-9 [Paper presented at the Symposium: 'Launceston and the 1840's']
    Roe, Michael
    Papers and Proceedings (Launceston Historical Society)
    [ Article : 1989 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39,688.918)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39,688.918)

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  1. West Tjakamarra, Freddy (1932-1994)
    Artist; ; Painter
    ... Tjupurrula, Bobby West ... Tony West, ... Freddy West was one of the pioneering painters of Papunya Tula Artists early years, and a strong ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 86,642.57)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 86,642.57)

  2. West, John (1860-1926)
    Journalist; Horticulturist; Irrigation Pioneer; Horticulturalist; Violinist
    ... West, John (1860-1926) ... Koch, John ... John West (1856-1926), journalist, horticulturist and irrigation pioneer, was born on 23 August ... John West bought 22 acres (8.9 ha) of land (Milvina) in 1886 in the first irrigation settlement in ...
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,790.32)

  3. West, Ida (1919-2003)
    Community Worker; Author
    ... West, Ida (1919-2003) ... Ida West was born on Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, in 1919. She attended school at Lughrata, 7 ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,987.246)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,987.246)

  1. RE will of ARTHUR JOHN JONES, late of Concord West,
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 8 July 1966 [Issue No.68] p 2774

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... RE will of ARTHUR JOHN JONES, late of Concord West, in the State of New South Wales, retired ... estate of the said Arthur John Jones, who died on the 8th day of January. 1966, hereby gives notice that ... 186 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,266.46)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,266.46)

  2. IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Henry John Rogers, baker, West Wallsend.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 19 July 1892 [Issue No.522] p 5808

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... ,235) IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Henry John Rogers, baker, West "Wallsend. NOTICE is hereby given that a ... 64 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,266.46)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,266.46)

  3. RE will of FRANCIS JOHN DIMOND, late of South West
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 28 June 1946 [Issue No.70] p 1483

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... RE will of FRANCIS JOHN DIMOND, late of Soujth West Hocks, in the State of New South Wales ... -1940), Thomas Herbert Stone and James Patripk Hanney, the executors of the will of the said Francis John Dipipnd ... 210 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,266.381)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,266.381)

  1. Portrait of Rev. John West / John G ...
    Glover, John, 1 ...
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    Dowling, Robert ...
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  3. The late Rev. John West, Senior Edi ...
    [ Photograph : 1913 ]
    The late Rev. John West, Senior Editor of "Sydney Morning Herald"
  4. The Rev. John West / Robert Dowling
    Dowling, Robert
    [ Art work : 1851 ]
    The Rev. John West / Robert Dowling
  5. Oxygen therapy / John B. West
    West, John B. ( ...
    [ Photograph : 1978 ]
  6. Teaching tapes on respiratory physi ...
    West, John B. ( ...
    [ Photograph : 1974 ]
  1. West [John]
    West [John]
    Created by JasonJB, 89 items.

    Family of Rev. John West / Sarah Lee.
    Brother to my William West of Newtown.

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 599.437)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 599.437)

  2. john west
    john west
    Created by laneythestar, 3 items.

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 473.28)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 473.28)

  3. John Brigthwell and hannah west
    John Brigthwell and hannah west
    Created by vckane, 13 items.

    John thomas is his son

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 435.211)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 435.211)

  1. John Forrest's Reise im Innern von West Australien, April-Aug. 1869 : nebst Übersicht der entdeckungen bis 1869 / von A. Petermann
    Petermann, A. (August Heinrich), 1822-1878
    [ Map : 1869-1876 ]
    Languages: English;German, [1 other]
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    John Forrest's Reise im Innern von West Australien, April-Aug. 1869 : nebst Übersicht der entdeckungen bis 1869 / von A. Petermann
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 221.042)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 221.042)

  2. West Point
    [ Map : 1783 ]
    View online
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 212.518)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 212.518)

  3. West Perth Heights
    Robertson Bros
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    Possibly online
    At WA State Library
    West Perth Heights
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 202.626)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 202.626)

  1. West, John ( 2 )
    [ Unpublished : 1956-1975 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 296.128)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 296.128)

  2. John West papers and medals, 1942-1949
    West, John
    [ Unpublished, Object : 1942-1949 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 281.324)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 281.324)

  3. [John Lloyd West : Australian Art and Artists file]
    [ Published ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 274.663)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 274.663)

  1. John Wayne's west
    Carroll, John
    Quadrant
    [ Article : 1997 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 335.203)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 335.203)

  2. Reverend John West
    Hudspeth , Wilfred Hugh
    [ Article : 1939 ]
    View online
    At Uni of TAS Open Rep
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 331.078)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 331.078)

  3. John West NG1090 [Records]
    [ Article : 1809-1873 ]
    At Libraries Tas
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 294.809)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 294.809)

  4. Simplot acquires John West
    Australasian Business Intelligence
    [ Article : 2003 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 272.466)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 272.466)

  1. West African studies / Mary H. Kingsley ; with a new introduction by John E. Flint
    Kingsley, Mary Henrietta, 1862-1900
    [ Book : 1899-1964 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
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    At 20 libraries
    West African studies / Mary H. Kingsley ; with a new introduction by John E. Flint
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 438.195)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 438.195)

  2. Index to Theatre in Australia by John West / compiled by Janet D. Hine
    Hine, Janet D. (Janet Dora), 1923-
    [ Book : 1989 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 414.105)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 414.105)

  3. The fish John West reject / cartoons by Heinrich Hinze
    Hinze, Heinrich, 1965-
    [ Book : 1995 ]
    At 7 libraries
    The fish John West reject / cartoons by Heinrich Hinze
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 403.062)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 403.062)

  4. A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell / Donald Worster
    Worster, Donald, 1941-
    [ Book : 2000-2002 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
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    At 15 libraries
    A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell / Donald Worster
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 394.176)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 394.176)

  1. [Interview with Bernard John (Bernie) West] [interviewed by Lindy Wallace]
    West, Bernie, 1928-
    [ Sound : 2008 ]
    At WA State Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 321.657)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 321.657)

  2. John Thompson collection
    Thomson, John A
    [ Sound : 1966 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 266.225)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 266.225)

  3. John Sebastian : Fillmore West, 10/03/1969
    Sebastian, John, 1944-
    [ Sound : 2006 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 259.854)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 259.854)

  4. John Gilbert and John Gould
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2006 ]
    View online
    At ABC Radio National
    John Gilbert and John Gould
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 259.154)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 259.154)

  1. THE LATE REV. JOHN WEST.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 13 December 1873 p 2 Article
    ... THE LATE REV. JOHN WEST. Our Sydney telegram received last night announces that the Rev. J. West ... household world," and where his memory was still cherished with warm affection. Mr. West arrived here some ... 769 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7,119.026)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7,119.026)

  2. THE LATE REV. JOHN WEST.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 5 June 1874 p 8 Article
    ... THE LATE REV. JOHN WEST.     A number of gentlemen met about 2 o'clock on the   21st ... late Rev. John West, of the editorial staff of the Sydney Morning Herald. There   were present Sir ... 381 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6,997.631)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6,997.631)

  3. THE LATE REV. JOHN WEST.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 15 December 1873 p 5 Article
    ... THE LATE REV. JOHN WEST. The remains of the late reverend gentleman were consigned   to the ... remains of the deceased we no-ticed Mr. H. I. West, Captain Blix (son-in-law of deceased) and his two sons ... 392 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6,857.608)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6,857.608)