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John Quarterman

Born
1820 (Woodford, Essex, England)
Died
30 December 1878
Parents
John, farmer, and Margaret, nee Jones
Marriage

Religion: Church of England

Marital Status: Martha Moodie; 4s. 6d.

Career

Pastoralist

Arrived Port Phillip 1839; occupied Wonwondah (Wimmera district) with J. Rutherford, and Glenmona (Castlemaine district). Life governor of Stawell Hospital and Benevolent Asylum; involved in the Quieting of Titles Bill scandal.

HouseElectorateStart End
Legislative AssemblyWimmera1 April 18571 August 1859By-election

*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.
Speeches
References

References: Chuck. P.F., 'The Explorers and Early Colonists of Victoria', Melbourne, 1872; Kiddle, M., 'Men of Yesterday: A Social History of the Western District of Victoria 1834-1890', Melbourne, 1961; Argus, 31 Dec 1878

Data Source: Thomson, K & Serle, G, 'A Biographical Register of the Victorian Legislature 1851-1900', ANU Press, 1972


Last updated: 30th May 2019