Died 10 December 1867. (Boulogne-sur-mer, France)
Marriage: Jessie - ; several children
Career: Worked in the brass founding trade Glasgow; went to London to learn the business of a furnishing ironmonger and returned to Glasgow; toured Aust. and Van Diemen's Land; decided to emigrate and arrived Melbourne 1841?; owned house and store in Little Collins Street 1842, where he lived and established a wholesale wine and spirit business; elected town councillor Dec 1842, mayor 1847-1848; a director Melbourne branch Bank of NSW, also interested in pastoral runs; returned to England c1858-1860; visited Melbourne May 1865.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLC||Non-office-bearing nominee||November 1851||March 1856|
*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.