REV RICHARD HILL IN 1821

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1089431

Sydney, March 17.-On Thursday morning last, the 15th instant, a most interesting ceremony took place at Parramatta ;-the marriage, by special licence, by the Rev. Richard Hill, Secretary to the Native Institution, of two native young men, viz. Michael Yarringguy. a native constable at Richmond, and Robert Narringguy, son to Creek Jemmy, to two of the girls of the Native Institution, viz. Polly –, and Betty Fulton. The ceremony was attended by the rest of the children, and two of the Committee gave the girls away. Shortly after the marriage the two couples set off with the Deputy Surveyor General, to have their respective farms measured, granted to them by His Excellency, the Patron of the Institution ; where, in a short time, comfortable huts will be erected for them, furnished with the necessary furniture, stock, and farming utensils-the whole provided at the expense of Government

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