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James Cheetham

Born
12 May 1833 (Heton Norris, Lancashire)
Died
28 June 1890
Parents
James, mill overseer, and Martha, nee Pickersgill
Marriage

Religion: Methodist

Marital Status: Mary Tingley; 7s. 4d.

Education
Received a commercial education
Career

Arrived Vic. 1857; settled Tarnagulla as quartz miner; with brother and other partners a mine proprietor; became legal manager of companies; secretary and treasurer Bet Bet shire and Water Works Trust. Held other public positions apart from Mayor. Killed in buggy accident.

Miner and company manager

Mayor Tarnagulla 1880-1884
HouseElectorateStart End
Legislative AssemblyDunolly1 April 18891 June 1890

*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.
Inaugural Speech

Last updated: 20th November 2018