Born 15 November 1793
Died 26 April 1879. (Brighton)
Parents: John and Eliza, nee James
Marriage: (1) Mrs Eliza Cantey, nee Brietyche; 1s.; (2) 1842 Melbourne, Thomas Anne McCrae; 3s. 3d.
Religion: Church of England
Career: Entered Royal Navy 1807; promoted lieutenant. 1814, retired on half pay 1817; some years in the merchant marine, spent a brief time in Sydney; arrived Port Phillip 4 July 1840; merchant and shipping agent; built Cole's wharf and operated a paddle-steamer service. Director several companies; pastoral interests.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLC||Gippsland||August 1853||(b/e)||May 1855|
|MLC||Central||October 1859||April 1879|
*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.