Born 15 May 1826
Died 8 January 1902. (Yokohama, Japan)
Parents: John, journalist, and Mary Ann
Marriage: 1849, Harriet Williamson; 3s. 3d.
Career: Apprenticed to a printer; became editor and manager Lincolnshire Times; arrived Melbourne 1852-1853; reporter Melbourne Morning Herald; contractor for supplies Legislative Council Club; superintendent of works Vic. Exhibition 1854; suggested and mngd refreshment rooms at stations of Hobson's Bay Railway Company; to Japan 1867 where he became editor and proprietor of the Japan Daily Herald, the first foreign newspaper in Japan.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Geelong||November 1856||August 1859|
|MLA||Geelong West||October 1859||August 1864|
*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.