Kerr, William (1812-1859)

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Journalist
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Biographies

William Kerr (1812-1859), journalist, was born in Wigtownshire, Scotland, the son of David Kerr, farmer, and his wife Anne, née McGammon. He migrated about 1837 to Sydney, where at first he worked as...

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Resources by William Kerr (5)

  1. William Kerr papers, 1834-1857
    Kerr, William, 1812-1859
    [ Unpublished : 1834-1857 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 85,413.023)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 85,413.023)

  2. Papers
    Kerr, William, 1812-1859
    [ Unpublished : 1834-1857 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 81,494.047)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 81,494.047)

  3. Kerr's Melbourne almanac, and Port Philip directory, for 1841 : a compendium of useful and accurate information connected with Port Philip / compiled by William Kerr
    Kerr, William, 1812-1859
    [ Book : 1841 ]
    At Queen's College
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 54,263.473)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 54,263.473)

  4. Kerr's Melbourne almanac, and Port Phillip directory, for 1842 : a compendium of useful and accurate information connected with Port Phillip / compiled by William Kerr
    Kerr, William, 1812-1859
    [ Book : 1842 ]
    At 9 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 54,164.125)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 54,164.125)

  5. Kerr's Melbourne Almanac, and Port Phillip directory for 1841 : a compendium of useful and accurate information connected with Port Phillip / compiled by William Kerr
    Kerr, William, 1812-1859
    [ Book : 1841-1987 ]
    At 39 libraries
    Kerr's Melbourne Almanac, and Port Phillip directory for 1841 : a compendium of useful and accurate information connected with Port Phillip / compiled by William Kerr
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27,699.744)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27,699.744)

Resources about William Kerr (13)

  1. William Kerr papers, 1834-1857
    Kerr, William, 1812-1859
    [ Unpublished : 1834-1857 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 84,577.578)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 84,577.578)

  2. The stroke of God's hand : a sermon preached in St. Stephen's Church, Bathurst, N.S.W. on Sabbath, September 25, 1859, on the occasion of the melancholy death of Mr. William Kerr, in consequence of a stroke of lightning / by the Rev. James B. Laughto ...
    Laughton, James B. (James Brotherston)
    [ Book : 1859 ]
    View online
    At 2 libraries
    The stroke of God's hand : a sermon preached in St. Stephen's Church, Bathurst, N.S.W. on Sabbath, September 25, 1859, on the occasion of the melancholy death of Mr. William Kerr, in consequence of a stroke of lightning / by the Rev. James B. Laughton
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 80,782.891)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 80,782.891)

  3. Papers
    Kerr, William, 1812-1859
    [ Unpublished : 1834-1857 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 80,356.133)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 80,356.133)

  4. William Kerr
    [ Photograph : 1848-1850 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    William Kerr
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 74,256.367)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 74,256.367)

  5. [William Kerr sitting at a desk]
    [ Art work : 1856 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    [William Kerr sitting at a desk]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59,882.344)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59,882.344)

  6. A sketch in the streets : A Kerr-sory view
    Chevalier, Nicholas, 1828-1902
    [ Art work : 1855 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    A sketch in the streets : A Kerr-sory view
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 58,432.645)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 58,432.645)

  7. William Kerr / T. F. Chuck
    Chuck, Thomas Foster, 1826-1898
    [ Photograph : 1872 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    William Kerr / T. F. Chuck
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,946.047)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,946.047)

  8. The fair princess - public opinion - interceding with King Kerr for the burgesses of Emerald Hill
    Grosse, Frederick, 1828-1894
    [ Art work : 1855 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    The fair princess - public opinion - interceding with King Kerr for the burgesses of Emerald Hill
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,070.465)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,070.465)

  9. [Two dogs in the street fighting over a bone]
    Grosse, Frederick, 1828-1894
    [ Art work : 1855 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    [Two dogs in the street fighting over a bone]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,029.91)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,029.91)

  10. October : Calender and history of the past year
    [ Art work : 1856 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    October : Calender and history of the past year
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,089.883)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,089.883)

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  1. Kerr, H. W., (Henry William) (1901-1993)
    Sugar Technologist; Research Institute Director
    ... Henry William Kerr (1901–1993), sugar technologist and research institute director, was born on 18 ... May 1901 at Randwick, Sydney, third child of Scottish-born Gabriel Kerr, mining-engine driver, and his... ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 68,935.797)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 68,935.797)

  2. Kerr, James Semple (-2014)
    Architectural historian; Conservator; Heritage consultant; Author; Historian
    ... management plans. James Semple Kerr is an Australian Historian, Author who is mentioned in the AusStage ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48,781.789)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48,781.789)

  3. Jarrett-Kerr, Martin (1912-)
    ... Theologian and literary critic ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,186.039)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,186.039)

  1. KERR, William
    [ Unpublished ]
    At RHSV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 579.134)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 579.134)

  2. Henry William Kerr Papers
    [ Unpublished ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 558.621)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 558.621)

  3. Henry William Kerr Papers
    [ Unpublished ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 550.827)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 550.827)

  1. WILLIAM KERR & CO. PTY. LIMITED.—At an
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 11 August 1961 [Issue No.81] p 2389

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... WILLIAM KERR & CO. PTY. LIMITED.—At an Extra ordinary General Meeting of the members of the ... 100 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,915.342)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,915.342)

  2. WILLIAM KERR & CO. PTY. LIMITED (IN LIQUIDATION).
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 18 October 1963 [Issue No.100] p 3091

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... WILLIAM KERR & CO. PTY. LIMITED (In Liquidation). —Notice is hereby given that in pursuance of ... 136 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,911.1)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,911.1)

  3. WILLIAM KERR & CO. PTY. LIMITED (IN LIQUIDATION).
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 18 October 1963 [Issue No.100] p 3091

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... WILLIAM KERR & CO. PTY. LIMITED (In Liquidation). —Notice is hereby given in pursuance of section ... 112 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,896.947)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,896.947)

  1. William Kerr
    [ Photograph : 1848-1850 ]
    William Kerr
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    [ Art work : 1855 ]
    A sketch in the streets : A Kerr-sory view
  3. [William Kerr sitting at a desk]
    [ Art work : 1856 ]
    [William Kerr sitting at a desk]
  4. [Two dogs in the street fighting ov ...
    Grosse, Frederi ...
    [ Art work : 1855 ]
    [Two dogs in the street fighting over a bone]
  5. October : Calender and history of t ...
    [ Art work : 1856 ]
    October : Calender and history of the past year
  6. The fair princess - public opinion ...
    Grosse, Frederi ...
    [ Art work : 1855 ]
    The fair princess - public opinion - interceding with King Kerr for the burgesses of Emerald Hill
  1. Kerr Library bibliographic series / Oregon State University
    Oregon State University
    [ Periodical : 1987-2019 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 384.567)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 384.567)

  2. Obituary: William David Kerr MacGillivray (1867-1933)
    Emu
    [ Article : 1933 ]
    View online
    At CSIRO Publishing
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 383.51)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 383.51)

  3. Appointment of Mr William Kerr as the new commissioner of the ACT fire brigade
    Uren, Tom
    [ Article : 1984 ]
    View online
    At Parliament Library
    Appointment of Mr William Kerr as the new commissioner of the ACT fire brigade
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 304.346)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 304.346)

  4. Kerr Noise Reduction and Squeezing
    White, Andrew G; Lam, Ping Koy; McClelland, David E; Bachor, Hans-A; Munro, William J
    [ Article : 2000-2015 ]
    View online
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 276.778)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 276.778)

  1. Kerr
    Kerr
    Created by jolprice, 18 items.

    Funeral notice for Agnes Kerr (Robson)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 419.622)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 419.622)

  2. Kerr Family
    Kerr Family
    Created by leemac, 2 items.

    Pte Leo Kerr is welcomed home at Kookaboora

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 418.185)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 418.185)

  3. THOMPSON, William Kerr. W. K.Thompson, of James McEwen & Co.
    THOMPSON, William Kerr. W. K.Thompson, of  James McEwen & Co.
    Created by markauturnbull, 1 item.

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 402.073)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 402.073)

  1. Dr Allen Kerr
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2017 ]
    View online
    At ABC Radio National
    Dr Allen Kerr
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 426.884)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 426.884)

  2. Interview with ABC Melbourne in regards to John Kerr in the William McMahon collection
    McMahon, William, 1908-1988
    [ Sound : 1978 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 383.051)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 383.051)

  3. Walter Kerr, on theater
    Learning Corporation of America
    [ Video : 1970 ]
    At Moving Image Coll
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 227.037)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 227.037)

  4. Interviews conducted by Holly Kerr Forsyth for her thesis and book 'The constant gardener', 1997-2006
    [ Sound : 2002 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 175.288)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 175.288)

  1. William Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha : "a kind of keystone in the universe" / Elizabeth M. Kerr
    Kerr, Elizabeth Margaret, 1905-
    [ Book : 1983-1985 ]
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    At 17 libraries
    William Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha : "a kind of keystone in the universe" / Elizabeth M. Kerr
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 523.219)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 523.219)

  2. Behind the lines : war time stories from 1914-1918 as told by Peter William Kerr 1896-1984 / written by Narelle I. Wynn
    Kerr, Peter William, 1896-1984
    [ Book : 1997-1998 ]
    At 8 libraries
    Behind the lines : war time stories from 1914-1918 as told by Peter William Kerr 1896-1984 / written by Narelle I. Wynn
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 517.526)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 517.526)

  3. Kerr on the law and practice as to receivers and administrators
    Walton, Raymond, Sir
    [ Book : 1989 ]
    At 32 libraries
    Kerr on the law and practice as to receivers and administrators
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 498.059)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 498.059)

  4. Kerr on the law and practice as to receivers
    Kerr, William Williamson, 1820-1902
    [ Book : 1952-1983 ]
    At 29 libraries
    Kerr on the law and practice as to receivers
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 490.972)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 490.972)

  1. WILLIAM KERR.
    The Australian Star (Sydney, NSW : 1887 - 1909) Tuesday 23 December 1902 p 3 Article
    ... william kerr.. -Mr.' William Kerr, who has a: jewellery establishment In George-street, opposite ... him at Christmas, To suit the requirements of. his customers Mr. Kerr hus a workshop and manufacturing ... 189 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4,882.246)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4,882.246)

  2. WILLIAM KERR.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Monday 14 December 1903 p 7 Article
    ... WILLIAM KERR. At Korr's well-known Jeweller}' and watchmaking establishment In George ... .e Christmas sesscn by gifts to their friends, it tnay J;noted that the firm of \V. Kerr make a specialty of ... 173 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4,852.012)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4,852.012)

  3. OBITUARY MR. WILLIAM KERR
    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Thursday 18 July 1935 p 6 Article
    ... OBITUARY MR. WILLIAM KERR Well-known in West Mnltlanil, where ha. had jiverj for many yrinrs, the ... death occurred in the Mallland General Hospital last evening -of Mr. / William Kerr, at tho ago ot 84 ... 77 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,908.664)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,908.664)