Ramsay, Alexander Gordon Culbert

Born 10 October 1863 (Williamstown, Victoria)
Died 2 August 1925. (Williamstown. Williamstown cemetery)
Parents: Alexander Culbert, engineer, b. Scotland, and Mary Jane Whan
Marriage: c1886 Florence Louisa Blyth
Occupation: Engineer and traveller
Religion: Methodist

Career: Worked as mechanical engineer in Western Australia; returned to Vic. and became traveller for Vacuum Oil Company; later chairman Ramsay & Treganowan, oil merchants; sergeant in Williamstown Artillery Battery; active member Aust. Society, of Engineers; prominent Orangeman and Freemason; president Protestant Alliance of Aust.; trustee and lay preacher Williamstown Methodist Church, formerly Presbyterian

Party: Liberal

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLAWilliamstownNovember 1900 May 1904Defeated

Other seats contested: Williamstown 1907
Appointments: Royal commission Grain Handling 1902-1903
References: Williamstown Chronicle, Williamstown Advertiser 8 May 1925; Argus, Age 3 Aug 1925
Initial data source: Browne, G, 'Biographical Register of the Victorian Parliament 1900-84', 1985
Last update: 1985 (last date the record was checked and updated)

*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.