Born 20 April 1835
(Hobart Town, Tasmania)
Died 1 June 1895. (South Yarra)
Parents: John, solicitor, and Mary Ann, nee Atkinson
Marriage: (1) 1863 Hawthorn, Adelaide Whitehurst; 1s. 1d.; (2) 1871 St Kilda, Edith Mary Carter; no children; (3) 1879 Hobart, Henrietta Louisa Sharland
Religion: Church of England
Education: Hutchins' School, Hobart,and St John's College, Cambridge, graduated LL.B. 1860, BA 1861, LL. M. 1864
Career: Called to the Bar 1860; came to Vic. and admitted Tasmania and Vic. Bars 1861; practised in Melbourne; appointed law lecturer Melbourne University 1863 and certifying barrister to friendly societies. Trustee, Public Library and National Gallery 1873; fellow Linnean Society; president Field Naturalists' Club. Degree of LL.D, Camb. conferred on him 1870. QC 1887.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLC||Southern||December 1870||November 1882|
|MLC||South-Eastern||November 1882||June 1895|
*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.