Born 18 July 1859
Died 16 March 1928. (East Melbourne Brighton cemetery)
Parents: Joseph Robinson, miller and manufacturer, and Sarah Fitzgerald
Marriage: 1888 Ellen Grace Anketell; 3s. 1d.
Education: Carlton College, Melbourne University
Career: Arrived Aust 1868; three years on the land; qualified solicitor, admitted to practice 1883, partner Briggs & Snowball to 1895, then Snowball & Kaufmann; grandmaster Orange Lodge 23 years; president Brighton Technical School Cl.
Party: Liberal; Nationalist
Party Note: Not endorsed 1924 after voting against redistribution bill, rejoined Nats
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Brighton||October 1909||(b/e)||March 1928|
Appointments: Speaker July 1927-Mar 1928. Consolidation of Laws committee 1914-1915. Royal commission Fruit, Vegetables and Jam 1915, Fisheries 1918-1919, Outer Ports 1923-1928 (chairman).
*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.