New Testament

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Small New Testament, printed 1855. Written on inside front cover:
"Richard Bennett, Oamaru Dec 1864."

"Richard Bennett born June 30th 1842 and Mary Agnes Strahan born July 1st 1844, married Jan 15th 1866 at St Luke's Church Oamaru, Otago, NZ by the Rev A Gifford. Memo - the first marriage ceremony performed in that church."

"Catherine Ellinor Bennett daughter of Richard and Mary Agnes Bennett born Dec 26th 1866 at Oamaru, Otago, NZ christened at St Luke's by the Rev A Gifford March 24th 1867."

"Second daughter of R + MA Bennett born March 22nd 1868 at Oamaru Otago NZ."
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H 10mm x W 73mm x D 102mm
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Culture Waitaki Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence
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Collection of the Waitaki Archive. Id 146721


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