Murndal, Tahara & Grassdale Leases 1865

"Portland Guardian and Normanby General Advertiser" (Vic.) Thursday, 7th September 1865.

LEASES. The following Leases having been executed by the Board of Lands and Works, under the provisions of the 12th, 13th and 14th sections of The Amending Land Act 1865, the same and counter parts thereof respectively, have been forwarded to, and are now lying at the respective Receipt and Pay Offices undermentioned for execution by the lessees, and the said lessees are hereby required to execute the same forthwith.

J. M. GRANT, President of the Board of Lands and Works.

Office of Board of Lands and Works, Melbourne, 31st August, 1865.

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AT THE RECEIPT AND PAY OFFICE, HAMILTON.

  • McLean, John, 298a 2r 6p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • McKenzie, John, 437a 0r 10p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Hough, Patk., 384a 0r 1p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Brown, John, 534a 3r 39p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Mackinnon, Hugh, 417a 1r 35p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Clarke, Jas., 285a 3r 20p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Gill, Geo., 351a 3r 20p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • King, Wm., 128a 1r 27p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Lewis, Louisa, 281a 0r 3p, Murndal, Murndal
  • McGrath, Bridget, 231a 0r 27p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Goodland, Kate, 271a 2r 29p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Maher, Michael, 39a 2r 17p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Rochford, Hanora, 99a 3r 0p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Toohey, Patk., 196a 1r 22p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Hach, Heinrich, 61a 2r 2p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Patterson, Chas., 370a 0r 3p, Murndal, Murndal
  • McDougall, Angus, 614a 0r 7p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Kook, August, 450a 2r 0p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Blackney, Geo., 322a 1r 35p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Jamieson, John, 249a 2r 36p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Anderson, Thos., 229a 0r 24p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Thomson, Wm., 217a lr 36p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Murphy, Daniel, 118a 0r 24p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Trainor, Wm., 274a 1r 23p, Murndal, Tahara
  • McKenzie, Donald, 308a 0r 7p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Meyer, Johan, 270a 0r 35p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Bevan, Geo., 317a 1r 14p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Nash, John, 398, 1r 36p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Roulston, John Jas., 154a, 2r 21p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Boardman, John, 154a 2r 21p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Brown, Geo. Edwd., 87a 2r 12p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Heany, Wm., 289a 3r 18p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Austin, John, 638a lr 12p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • McPherson, Duncan, 269a 2r 9p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Donnelly, Thos., 91a 1r 25p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Saundres, Robt., 518a 0r 1p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Spanowiez, Kazimirz, 61a 3r 20p, Murndal, Tahara
  • Green, Matthew, 316a 2r 28p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Young, Saml. Evans, (the elder), 331a 0r 35p, Murndal, Tahara
  • Smith, Jas., 141a 0r 29p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Jarrett, Richd., 233a 1r 24p, Murndal, Tahara
  • McMillan, Ewen, 630a lr 12p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Gall, Jas., 187a 0r 29p, Murndal, Tahara
  • McNair, John, 97a, 0r 0p, Murndal, Tahara
  • Breen, Wm., 126a 2r 34p, Murndal, Tahara
  • Short, Thos., 329a 3r 23p, Murndal, Grassdale
  • Beath, Mary, 494a 1r 19p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Mahoney, John, 434a 3r 13p Murndal, Murndal
  • Brazier, John, 292a 3r 4p, Murndal, Tahara
  • Ferguson, Malcolm, 226a 2r 3p, Murndal, Tahara
  • Knaggs, Jas., 486a 2r 37p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Brown, Wm., 515a 3r 29p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Rankin, John, 343a 1r 19p, Murndal, Murndal
  • Houston, Rachel, 130a 0r 5p, Murndal, Tahara

The following two lists were sourced from a book produced for the Back to Merino and Digby celebrations in 1977 and you may be fortunate to find one in a second-hand bookstore. The title of the book is...

"Merino Digby Heritage 1977"

Tahara Township Allotments, 1869
AYLMER, P.
BOOTH, J.
BLOOMBERG, I.
CUSSEN, M.
GUNTHER, E.
HOLE, W. (several blocks)
HICKEY, M.
HILLMAN, F. [sic] (HELLMANN, Friedrich)
KERR, J.
LESSER, A. (several blocks)
LAWTON, T.
LESTAGE, J.
MOONEY, B.
MULLALEY
MILLER, G.
McNAIR, J.
McPHERSON, A. (several blocks)
PEPPER, W.
PEPPER, J.
RICHARDSON, E.
SHEARING, W.
THOMSON, J.
YOUNG, E. (several blocks)
YOUNG, S. E.
WHYTE, Charles McBeath
Tahara Settlers
BOYD, Andy
BROWN, G.
BUSHELL, J & T
COX, George
DUKES, Edgar
DYKE, Albert & Son
DWYER, W.
EDWARDS, Bob
ENSCOE, Bert
EVANS, Dick
FENTON, J.
HARRIS, Chas.
HARRIS, George
HAYES, P.
HEANEY, W.
KERR, H.
LANE, K. D.
LANE, J. H.
MEEHAN, J.
McCABE, C.
McGREGOR, J.
NOLTE, Chap.
NOLTE, Chas.
NOLTE, Chris.
NEWTON, C.
NORTHCOTT, H.
NICHOLLS, G.
PULLEY, J.
SHOEBRIDGE, E.
TIEMAN, George
WARD, Bob.
WRIGHT, Tom.
WARD, Philip