David La Motty

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David La Motty
Born c. 1829
Jersey, UK
Died 10 May 1869
Smythesdale
Occupation Publican
Years active 1861 - 1869
Known for Court House Hotel
Home town Smythesdale
Parents
  • Philip La Motty (father)
  • Elizabeth Powell (mother)

David La Motty (1829-1869) was a publican in the Ballarat district, <1861-1869.

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David La Motty was born in Jersey, in about 1829.[1] His parents were Philip La Motty and Elizabeth Powell. [2]

In 1861 he was listed as the publican of the Court House Hotel, in Smythesdale.[3] His license was renewed in June 1862.[4]

His brother, Joseph La Motty, was Mayor of Smythesdale in 1866.[5]

He died on 10 May 1869.[1]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1869 'Family Notices.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1870; 1914 - 1918), 17 May, p. 2, viewed 6 April, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112889136
  2. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1869 Deaths, Ref. No. 5524, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  3. 1861 'ANNUAL PUBLICANS' LICENSE MEETING, SMYTHESDALE.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 22 June, p. 1 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 24 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66340118
  4. 1862 'SMYTHESDALE POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 30 June, p. 4. , viewed 16 Jan 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66325158
  5. 1866 'SMYTHESDALE BOROUGH COUNCIL.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1870; 1914 - 1918), 22 November, p. 2, viewed 9 May, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112859578


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