Mannalargenna Resource Page
Aboriginal Chief of the Cape Portland Tribe
Mannalargenna was the chief of the Ben Lomond tribe
(Plangermaireener Nation). His wife was Tanleboneyer of the Sawnport
tribe (Loontiternairerlehoiner Nation). Five children recorded; 1 son,
4 daughters. Son Neerhepeererminer. Daughters Woretermoeteyenner (aka
Pung, Bung or Bong). Wottecowidyer (aka Wot, Wat, Harriet). Wobbelty.
Woretermoeteyenner was the mother of Dolly Dalrymple (b c. 1808 d
1/9/1864) and had four other children. This page is designed to be a
resource for those researching Mannalargenna and his descendants,
notably Dolly Dalrymple from whom my wife Leanne descends.
I have six documents online.
- The first is titled The Courage of Dolly
Dalrymple and is a direct transcript from [R.A. Watson, Parade, Nov
- The second is the contents of an email I received - author
unknown. It describes Dolly Dalrymple in a
- The third document is a transcription of The
Briggs Genealogy – from "The Tasmanian Aborigines and their
descendants (Chronology, Genealogy and Social Data) by Bill Mollison
and Coral Everitt. December 1978.
- The fourth document is a compilation of pictures of Mannalargenna - Dolly Dalrymple's
- The fifth document is a Mannalargenna
and "Dolly"Dalrymple Johnson neé Briggs Reference Page where
I have an extensive list of off-line references provided.
- The last document is a Photograph
of Dolly Dalrymple, where the authenticity is in question
This site also hosts a generic Aboriginal
Resource Page where it has a database of those who others are
looking for, details of mailing lists, links and many other resources