Henry Mander Greaves

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Henry Mander Greaves was a draper in Buninyong, Victoria, <1876-1884>

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History

Greaves had a draper's business whose premises (according to the Australasian Federal Directory) were located in Buninyong. [1] In 1876, the business was destroyed during the great fire which also burnt 14 other buildings.[2] The Ballarat Star reported that Greaves had a "... loss £1670; has a wife and two adopted children...are left destitute, all insurances having been paid over to creditors."[3]

In 1884 Greaves served as the Mayor of the Buninyong Shire.

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References

  1. Rogers, J. W. F. (ed.). (c. 1887). The Australasian Federal Directory of Commerce, Trades & Professions. Melbourne: J. W. F. Rogers.
  2. 1876 'GREAT FIRE AT BUNINYONG.', Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953), 10 November, p. 3 Edition: EVENINGS., viewed 20 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article63336842
  3. 1876 'THE BUNINYONG FIRE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 18 November, p. 2, viewed 20 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199832368

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--Beth Kicinski 12:03, 16 July 2012 (EST)

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