Born 27 July 1824
Died 29 March 1902. (London)
Parents: Colonel Andrew and Frances Jackson, nee Lardner
Marriage: 1867 London, Mary Margaret MacKillop; 1d.
Occupation: Military engineer and government officer
Religion: Church of England?
Education: King's School, Canterbury, Portora School, Enniskillen, Ireland, and Royal Military Academy, Woolwich
Career: Commissioned 2nd lieutenant. Royal Engineers; arrived Hobart with Sir William Denison 1847; worked with his detachment in NZ and returned Hobart 1849; became private secretary to Denison; transferred to Melbourne 1853 as surveyor-general; returned to England 1858; held various appointments including governor of Straits Settlements and inspector-general of fortifications; promoted lieutenant-general CB, KCMG, GCMG, CIE. Acted as agent-general for Vic. several times.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLC||Office-bearing nominee||August 1853||March 1856|
|MLA||South Melbourne||November 1856||August 1858||Resigned|
*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.