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Ramahyuck May 1st 1880
Dear Mr. Howitt
I received your note of the 26th
ultimo in due time and called yesterday
at your office at Sale, but did not find you,
so I give you the information about the names
of the tribes mentioned, and hope when I see
you to have a longer talk about it, for you
seem not to have had any information
on the subject.
I, Tarrawarracka Tribe, or name of
the Tarra family.
lived at Port Albert, Tarraville, Alberton;
in 1862 I found 17 still alive, but now there is
only Jimmy Fetched and old Lamfrie's wife
Bellum Bellum - Woodside, Prospect and along
the seacoast along Reeves Lake.
Only alive now: Tommy Arnott and Albert
Darby others are all dead.
This was the tribe or family of old
Morgan in 1862.
Woollum Wullum, Hilltop along the Latrobe as
far as Rosedale; still alive
Coleman, Lily - was old King Jimmy
Moona and Ngattbau - from Stratford down
to Lake Victoria old Ngary's country.