Thomas Traill

Standard Name: Traill, Thomas

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships Catharine Parr Traill
Soon Thomas Traill , a friend of Susanna's new husband John Moodie, was a frequent visitor. He was from the Orkney gentry, a half-pay officer, self-styled scholar, and the recently widowed father of two teenage boys.
Gray, Charlotte. Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill. Viking, 1999.
44-5
Family and Intimate relationships Catharine Parr Traill
Despite family opposition, Catharine Strickland married Thomas Traill at Reydon. He was some years older, and she was his second wife.
Gray, Charlotte. Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill. Viking, 1999.
47
Family and Intimate relationships Catharine Parr Traill
In CanadaCPT gave birth to her first child, a son whom she and her husband named James .
Gray, Charlotte. Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill. Viking, 1999.
82
Family and Intimate relationships Catharine Parr Traill
CPT 's husband Thomas , who had never properly recovered from the loss of their home, died.
Gray, Charlotte. Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill. Viking, 1999.
260
Residence Catharine Parr Traill
CPT and her husband left England for Canada just days before Susanna Moodie and her husband also left. They were eager to claim Thomas Traill's military land grant.
Gray, Charlotte. Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill. Viking, 1999.
47
New, William H., editor. Dictionary of Literary Biography 99. Gale Research, 1990.
332

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