Dunfermline To Down Under [Adamson family history]


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Self-published by the authors, Robert Adamson & Ben Evans (Adelaide, 1994), this family history is in as-new condition. Laminated pictorial boards. Also of interest to and with much information on the descendants of James & Adam Kelly.

In 1839 James & Elizabeth Adamson brought their seven children from Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, to South Austrlia…James, a wheelwright, established a farm implement business in Adelaide, and from 1843 began to specialize in wheat harvesters. His four innovative sons expanded the business, opening branches in Kapunda, Auburn & Laura.

ISBN 0 646 20676 1 / 0646206761