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Progenitor : the official quarterly journal of the Genealogical Society of the Northern Territory Inc.

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Title

Progenitor : the official quarterly journal of the Genealogical Society of the Northern Territory Inc.

Creator

Genealogical Society of the Northern Territory Inc.

Collection

Progenitor; E-Journals; PublicationNT; Progenitor

Date

2014-12-01

Location

Winnellie

Notes

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This publication contains many links to external sites. These external sites may no longer be active.; The Family History Place

Language

English

Subject

Genealogical Society of the Northern Territory; Genealogy; Periodicals

Publisher name

Genealogical Society of the Northern Territory Inc.

Place of publication

Winnellie

Series

Progenitor

Volume

DECEMBER 2014, VOL 33 NO 4

File type

application/pdf

ISSN

0725-914X

Use

Copyright

Copyright owner

Genealogical Society of the Northern Territory Inc.

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/253438

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/538226

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DECEMBER 2014 VOL 33 NO 4 64 Date ca 1870s 1880s Scene at Ahaura with St Mary's Convent and the first boarding school, known as the Academy. A newly constructed dray road is in the foreground. Photograph taken circa 1870s-1880s. Photographer unidentified. Inscriptions on bottom left corner of original item reads: St Mary's Con vent Some of Patricks grades were published in the newspaper. Grey River Argus 9th April 1880 pg 2 Patrick was aged 10 years at the time as his birthday was not until the 28th April. St. Marys School Ahaura examination results held on the 24th March 1880 Sixth standard English Grammar and Reading - Patrick Brennan, 3 Recitation and Diligence - P. Brennan, 1 Arithmetic P. Brennan, 3 Extras Drawing P. Brennan, 3, Latin Translation and Parsing P. Brennan, 3 Grey River Argus 30 December 1880 pg 2 now aged 11 years St. Marys School Ahaura midsummer examination held Wednesday 22nd December 1880 The performance of a French play Le Panyon et LAvocat, was acted in a creditable manner by the senior boys P. Ryan, J. MCarmick, P. Brennan, Thomas Kinsella and D. Boylan. It was afterwards rendered in English. The leading part of the drama being taken by Master Frank MIvor, who deserves great praise for his masterly performace, which elicited the applause of the visitors. Sixth Standard Patrick Brennan 1st reading, 2nd in Latin, 2nd in Christian Doctrine Grey River Argus 21 December 1881 St. Marys Ahaura Patrick aged 12 years Examination 15th Thursday December 1881 Sixth Division P. Brennan 1st Christian doctrine, 2nd reading Fifth Division P. Brennan 1st in good conduct, arithmetic, and geography, 2nd English grammar and diligence Grey River Argus 7 November 1882 St. Marys School, Ahaura Patrick aged 13 years A dramatic performance by the boys entitled Polyaucle, being an adaption from the French in which Masters F.