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William Bust Burnley

William Bust Burnley

Born
1813? (Thorpe Arch, Yorkshire)
Died
21 June 1860 (Richmond)
Parents
William, farmer, and Mary, nee Bust
Marriage
Unmarried
Occupation
Merchant
Religion
Church of England?
Career
Arrived Port Phillip from Van Diemen's Land 1839?; merchant in Queen Street 1841; early resident of Richmond; Burnley named after him; one of first directors Vic. Fire and Marine Insurance Company 1849.;Elected municipal councillor 1856
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLC
North Bourke
1st Aug 1853
(b/e)
1st Mar 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.

Other seats contested
Evelyn and Mornington 1856
References
'Black and White list; and the Victorian electors' guide', Melbourne, 1856; Argus, 22 June 1860
Initial Data Source
Thomson, K & Serle, G, 'A Biographical Register of the Victorian Legislature 1851-1900', ANU Press, 1972
Last Update
Array (last date the record was checked and updated)