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Commemorates John Pinney Bear who was a member of the Legislative Council of Victoria
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In memory of John Pinney Bear an old and honoured colonist, for many years a member of the Legislative Council of Victoria
One of the trustees and a faithful supporter of the Church for the year of its dedication 1848
He was born near Kenton, County of Devon, England, in 1823.
He died at Tahbilk, Victoria in 1889.
"He was a succourer of many."
Also of Florenence Emily his second daughter, and wife of Richard Roberts Esq : Born at Melbourne 11th May 1855 died at Secunderabad India 19th Novr. 1890