Gray, Moses Wilson

Born 1813 (Claremorris, County Mayo)
Died 04 April 1875. (Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand)
Parents: John and Elizabeth, nee Wilson
Marriage: USA; 1s.
Occupation: Barrister
Education: Cork and Hazelwood, near Birmingham; entered Trinity College, Dublin 1829, Scholar 1832, BA 1835; at King's Inn 1834

Career: After spending some time in USA. was called to Irish Bar 1843; connected with Freeman's Journal and for a time, editor; sold his interest and emigrated with C. G. Duffy 1856; admitted Vic. Bar Dec 1856; went to Dunedin, NZ, 1862 and admitted to Bar; apptd district court judge 1864. President Land Convention.

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLARodneyJanuary 1860(b/e)September? 1862Resigned

Other seats contested: E. Melbourne 1859
References: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 4
Initial data source: Thomson, K & Serle, G, 'A Biographical Register of the Victorian Legislature 1851-1900', ANU Press, 1972
Last update: 1972 (last date the record was checked and updated)

*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.