Today's post involves my 3rd Great Grandfather Joseph Dolphin Jones and his appointment to the Public School Board at Eling Forest in 1874. More posts involving him can be found here.
Source: GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. (1874, September 2). The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), p. 6. Retrieved from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article13347198
THE following notices appear in the Government Gazette published yesterday :-
The undermentioned gentlemen have been appointed additional members of the Public School Boards of the Public schools established at the places specified in connection with their names respectively, vis :- Lower Mittagong - Mr. Joseph Wallace Bowling Alley point - Messrs. William Henry Stephens and Robert Cummings, Liverpool - Messrs. Charles Ambrose Scrivener, Peter Taylor, William Frederick Thomas, and George Stowart, Mitchell's Creek - Mr. Samuel Shumack. Parkes - Messrs. Henry Harry Cooke, J.P., Alexander Kerr, Mark Coleman, James Frederick Ward, Robert Burney, Thomas Fletcher, Hugh Sutherland, and Robert Stephen Howard. Croobyar - Mr. Frederick Hall. Berrima - Mr. Alfred Joseph Powell. Eling Forest - Mr. Joseph Dolphin Jones.