John Triplett and Three Generations of His Descendants

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Introduction, Terminology and Acknowledgements


The Triplett Family at Poundstock and St Austell

Comparison between Mining and China Clay Workers in 1841

Cornish Miner’s Earnings – the Tribute and Tut Systems

Tin Mines around St Austell

Emigration from Cornwall in the 1840s

Cornwall to South Australia


The Victorian Gold Rushes

Farming at Tothills Creek

Education in Cornwall and South Australia

For more about John's descendants click the links below.

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Hint: You can use your browser's "find in page" function to search for a person or place. The search only works on what is visible, so if you want to search the fourth generation first click "Expand All".

The above chart is generated by the open source program Gramps. My thanks to the many Gramps programmers and especially Matt Keenan for making lots of mods to his code. If commercial software vendors were so helpful they might actually deserve to get paid!


Early History of the Methodist Church

Glossary of Early Australian Wheat Farming Machinery


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