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Frederick Race Godfrey

Frederick Race Godfrey

Born
11 May 1828 (Bellary)
Died
11 September 1910 (St Kilda)
Parents
Colonel John Race and Jane Octavia Woodhouse
Marriage
(1) 1854 St Kilda, Margaret Lilias Chambers; 5s. 4d.; (2) 1898 Sydney, Marion Walker; no children
Occupation
Landowner
Religion
Church of England
Education
Exeter Grammar School, England
Career
Arrived Port Phillip 1847; partnered brother Henry in pastoral pursuits, Boort Station, Loddon district; sold Boort 1863; bought Pevensey, Hay, NSW, and lived at Mt Ridley, Craigieburn; settled St Kilda in the 1880s, director or committeeman many and varied companies and institutions.;President Merriang shire council; member Broadmeadows council chairman
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
East Bourke
1st May 1874
 
1st Apr 1877
 

*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
E. Bourke 1868, Kilmore and Anglesey 1877; S. Province (Legislative Council) 1882
Appointments
Royal commission Aborigines 1877, charitable institutions 1890
References
Australian Dictionary of Biography, 4
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)