Born 6 August 1855
Died 11 February 1948. (South Yarra)
Parents: Alfred and Rebecca, nee Abrahams
Marriage: 1888, Deborah Jacobs; 2d.
Education: Yackandandah where he lived from 1858, first at a small private school, then at the State school when it opened; at Beechworth from 1867 at the common school and grammar school; matriculated 1874; part-time student Melbourne University from 1876
Career: To Melbourne; clerk Crown Law Department 1875-1881 qualified pupil teacher 1870, taught at local schools 1870-1875, LL.B. and called to Bar 1880; LL.M. 1883; QC 1899; High Court justice 1906-1930; chief justice 1930; privy councillor 1921; KCMG 1928; governor-general, 1931-1936; GCMG 1932; GCB 1937. Member Federal conventions 1897-1898.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Bogong||May 1892||May 1893||Resigned|
|MLA||Bogong||June 1893||May 1901||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.