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Frederick Thomas Hickford

Frederick Thomas Hickford

Born
05 November 1862 (Brunswick, Victoria)
Died
15 May 1929 (South Yarra. Melbourne general cemetery)
Parents
James, signwriter, and Mary Ann Dowman, both b. England
Marriage
28 March 1894 Dorothea Margaretha Boehme; 1s. 1d.
Occupation
Barrister and solicitor
Religion
Church of England
Education
Melbourne University, BA 1890, LLB 1892, MA 1897.
Career
Schoolmaster at Geelong College; called to Bar 1892; partner in firms of Hickford & Legge c1897-1900, Hickford & Balmer to c1909, Hickford & Murray 1916-1927, Hickford & Mackenzie from 1928; director Barkly Brick Company; member Melbourne Tramway Trust, Melbourne and Metropolitan Tramways Board, Fed. League of Vic., Australian Natives Association; president Metropolitan Fire Brigades Board, Melbourne branch Royal Society of St George, British Association of Loyalists; free trade advocate and honorary member Cobden Club, London; visited United Kingdom 1924; Freemason, Vic. Grandmaster 1918-1922.;Brunswick town councillor (city from 1908) 1906-1918, mayor 1909-1910, member Municipal Association.
Party
Ministerialist
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
East Bourke Boroughs
1st Oct 1902
 
1st Nov 1903
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.

Notes
Resigned to contest federal seat of Mernda.
Other seats contested
East Bourke 1897, 1900, Bourke (fed.) 1901, Brunswick 1910 (b/e)
Publications
Contributed literary articles to newspapers
References
Who's Who in Australia 1922-1927; 'International Press Service Association Who's Who' 1927-29; Argus, Age 16 May 1929
Initial Data Source
Browne, G, 'Biographical Register of the Victorian Parliament 1900-84', 1985
Last Update
Array (last date the record was checked and updated)