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Thomas Brisbane

Sir Thomas Brisbane, Governor of New South Wales
Personal data
Date of birth23 July 1773
Place of birthLargs, Ayrshire, Scotland
Date of death27 January 1860(age 86)
Place of deathLargs
6th Governor of New South Wales
In office1 December 1821 - 1 December 1825
Succeeded byRalph Darling
Preceded byLachlan Macquarie

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Major-General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1st Baronet GCH, GCB, FRS, FRSE (23 July 1773 27 January 1860) was a British soldier, colonial Governor and astronomer.

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