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Last NameDaintree    
Given NameRichard    
alt. NamesR. D. ;    
MarriageLettice Agnes Foot in 1857    
Children8: 2 sons, 6 daughters    
Year born1832 Hemingford Abbots, Huntingdonshire, England    
Year died1878    
Place of deathBeckenham, Kent, England    
Father's occupationfarmer Richard Daintree    
Relativesmother: Elizabeth Daintree; father-in-law Henry Foot    
EducationChrist's College Cambridge Univ.; assaying & metallurgy at Royal School of Mines Laboratory    
Country of ActivityAustralia    
Worked forAlfred Selwyn ; geologist Ferdinand von Hochstetter (1829-1884): Neu-Seeland 1863: 18 ; Antoine Fauchery: Australia (1857) ;    
PatronageGeological Survey Office    
Collaboratorsphotographer Stork ; photographer ; Bruno Hamel ; draughtsman Augustus Koch ;    
Techniquesgeological photography and glass-plate    
Archival sourcesNational Museum of Australia in Canberra, Royal Historical Society of Queensland    
Published sourcesHermann Mückler: Österreicher in der Südsee 2012: 88 ; Dianne Reilly: Sun Pictures of Victoria (1983) ;    
otherTo Australia 1852, participated in Novara Expedition 1857-9 with Hochstetter; 1868-70; government geologist for North Queensland; Selwyn's Victorian Geological Survey 1854.    

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