Guide to the Correspondence of Archdeacon Fitzherbert Marriott (as filmed by AJCP)



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Created: 2018

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Fonds. Marriott Papers

Series I. Letters of Fitzherbert A. Marriott, 1849 - 1853

Letters of Archdeacon F.A. Marriott to his mother Selina Marriott, 1849 - 1853 (File)

Mainly written in New Norfolk and Richmond, Van Diemen's Land...

Series II. Letters of Anne Marriott, 1849 - 1850

Letters of Anne Marriott, wife of F.A. Marriott, to Selina Marriott, 1849 - 1850 (File)

Written in New Norfolk and Richmond. They discuss her family at Richmond, her first child, other family news, horses, and Marriott's parish duties.(3 letters)

Series III. Miscellaneous Papers, 1841 - 1852

Letters from Charles Marriott to his cousin F.A. Marriott, October 1841 - December 1841 (File i)

Referring to the departure from England of Bishop G.A. Selwyn, Rev. W. Cotton, and other members of the New Zealand party. (5 letters).

Extracts from correspondence between Marriott and J.P. Gell, May 1843 (File ii)

Concerning Marriott's preaching and work in Diocese. (4pp).

F.A. Marriott to Selina Marriott, 25 November 1845 - 17 December 1845 (File iii)

Life on board ship returning to Van Diemen's Land.

J. Dobson, F. Thesiger and F. Kelly to Lord Stanley, 27 December 1845 (File iv)

Opinion on legal position of colonial chaplains in Van Diemen's Land and authority of Bishop.

Letters from Bishop F.R. Nixon (Hobart) to F.A. Marriott, September 1849 - October 1849 (File v)

Concerning ecclesiastical inquiry into conduct of Rev. R. Wilson, Chaplain at Bothwell, powers of Bishop vis a vis the Lieutenant-Governor, and rumours that witnesses had been summoned by a police magistrate. (4 letters).

F.A. Marriott to R. Gunn, 11 October 1852 (File vi)

Requests name be withdrawn from petition calling for extension of term of Sir William Denison as Lieutenant-Governor; Denison's strong support for continuance of convict transportation.