Born 31 December 1809
Died 07 February 1888. (Kew)
Parents: Captain Henry, army officer, and Jane, nee Morpeth
Marriage: c1833 Van Diemen's Land, Eliza Mattinson; 5s. 3d.
Religion: Church of England
Education: Private school Glasgow
Career: Emigrated NSW where his father was posted in 1833, and after transfer to Van Diemen's Land was employed in government audit off.; arrived Port Phillip Dec 1839; settled Richmond; acquired many pastoral holdings and made successful property speculations in Melbourne; a founder Bank of Vic. 1852, and its first and lifetime chairman; initiated insurance and building societies; nicknamed 'Money Miller'. First mayor Richmond
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLC||South Bourke, Evelyn and Mornington||November 1851||March 1856|
|MLC||Central||November 1856||April 1858|
|MLC||Western||May 1858||August 1866|
*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.