Thomas Taber (1763 - 1842) taught at the first school in the new colony of "Australia" in Sydney. He is mentioned here because one of guys on the CHRISTIAN FAITH website team (Stephen Cracknell) is a direct descendant of Thomas Taber.
Information about Thomas Taber:
WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH Features a timeline with Thomas Taber mentioned as Australia's 4th Schoolmaster.
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