Aldcorn, Andrew

Born c1792 (Oban)
Died 13 August 1877. (Bell's Creek, New South Wales)
Parents: John, carpenter, and Margaret, nee Marshall
Marriage: Unmarried
Occupation: Physician
Religion: Presbyterian

Career: Arrived Port Phillip c1841; with Alexander MacCallum and James Forsyth held several pastoral runs: Dunach Forest 1841-1850, Tragawell 1848-1850 and Avoca Forest 1854; editor the Banner, a Melbourne newspaper, 1853-1854; went to NSW. Practised at Shoalhaven.

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLCNon-office-bearing nomineeAugust 1853 November 1853Resigned

References: Billis, R. V. and Kenyon, A. S., 'Pastoral Pioneers of Port Phillip', Melbourne, 1932; Martin, A. W. and Wardle, P., 'Members of the Legislative Assembly of New South Wales 1856-1901', Canberra, 1959; Argus, 25 Jan 1858; Sydney Morning Herald, 16 Aug 1877.
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)

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