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A family of woolgatherers : from the mills of Yorkshire to the High Country pastures of the Antipodes / by Frances I. Preston.
Call No: A6/PRE/4
Author: Preston, Frances I. ;
Publisher: Dunedin, NZ : John McIndoe, 1978.
Subject: Australia - family history ; New Zealand - family history ; Preston family ;
Material Type: Book
Pagination: 184 p. : ill., 22 cm.
Summary: The PRESTON family and their descendants have played a prominent part in the development of run-holding and farming in Otago, Southland and South Canterbury. The first Preston to arrive in NZ was Joseph who, with his family, took up a run in Maniototo in the late 1850s. Joseph's 3 brothers travelled widely throughout New Zealand and Australia. Associated surnames ; FARRAR,TAYLOR, BEAUMONT, GOLDING, MELLOR and REYNOLDS.

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