John Batman

John Batman

Birth
Rosehill, City of Parramatta Council, New South Wales, Australia
Death 5 May 1839 (aged 38)
Melbourne, Melbourne City, Victoria, Australia
Burial Fawkner, Moreland City, Victoria, Australia
Plot Old Pioneers
Memorial ID 12199853 · View Source
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Explorer. An early Australian businessman, farmer, and colonial leader, he was the founder of the city of Melbourne, Australia. He also explored the Port Phillip Bay, and created the Batman Treaty for Aboriginal people.

Bio by: Peterborough K


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 29 Oct 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12199853
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Batman (21 Jan 1801–5 May 1839), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12199853, citing Fawkner Memorial Park, Fawkner, Moreland City, Victoria, Australia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .