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Samuel Mauger

Samuel Mauger

Born
12 November 1857 (Geelong, Victoria)
Died
26 June 1936 (Elsternwick)
Marriage
1880, Hannah Rice; 4s. 4d.
Occupation
Hat manufacturer
Religion
Australian Church
Education
Geelong national school
Career
Parents had migrated from Channel Islands in 1850s. apprenticed to a hat manufacturer and became proprietor of the business. Superintendent Fire Brigades' Association of Vic.; president Metropolitan Fire Brigades Board; a founder and secretary Anti-Sweating League; chairman several wages boards; president Young Men's Christian Association; president Melbourne Total Abstinence Society Prominent protectionist.;
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Footscray
1st Jan 1900
(b/e)
1st May 1901
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.

Other seats contested
Fitzroy 1892, S. Melbourne 1896, Portland 1897
Non-Victorian Parliamentary Service
MHR 1901-1910
Appointments
Board enquiry on unemployment 1899
 
Royal commission factories and shops law of Vic. 1900
References
Serle, P., 'Dictionary of Australian Biography', 2 vols, Sydney, 1949; Mauger papers, NL.
Initial Data Source
Thomson, K & Serle, G, 'A Biographical Register of the Victorian Legislature 1851-1900', ANU Press, 1972
Last Update
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