George Fife Angas

1st May 1789 - 15th May 1879

Business connection of a claimant or beneficiary

Biography

George Fife Angas (1789-1879), merchant, banker and Australian politican, signed for the compensation in four claims in Honduras.

  1. Born 01/05/1789 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne to Caleb Angus (1742-1831) and Sarah Jameson, died 15/05/1879 South Australia.

Sources

NDO 4/10: Honduras claim nos. 51, 199, 231 and 244.

  1. 'Angas, George Fife (1789–1879)', Australian Dictionary of Biography, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/angas-george-fife-1707/text1855 [accessed 18/01/2012].

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Rosetta French
Children
3 sons, 4 daughters
School
Catterick School
Occupation
Banker and politician
Religion
Baptist

Associated Claims (4)

£1,642 17S 2D
Other association
£2,176 17S 3D
Other association
£2,439 17S 3D
Other association
£685 15S 1D
Other association

Legacies Summary

Imperial (3)

Member of the legislative council
Australia: South Australia 
Other
Australia: South Australia 
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Contributed to many religious, educational and benevolent institutions. "At the end he was said to be giving away £10,000 a...
sources →
'Angas, George Fife (1789–1879)', Australian Dictionary of Biography, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, <a...
Chairman
South Australian Company Australia: South Australia 

Addresses (3)

Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, Northern England, England
South Australia, Australia
London, London, England