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David Thomas

Born
unknown (Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales)
Died
10 July 1876
Parents
Thomas, timber merchant, and Sarah, nee Harris.
Marriage

Religion: Church of England

Marital Status: (1) Anne Thomas; 1s.; (2) Charlotte Bourne; 2s. 2d.; (3) Bertha Beatrice Bignell; 1s.

Career

Chemist

Arrived Melbourne c1853; in business as chemist and druggist Sandridge, later shipping druggist; foundation member Pharmaceutical Society Vic. 1857; president St David's Society; member Board for Protection Aborigines.

Councillor Sandridge 1865-1870, 1872, mayor 1865-1866
HouseElectorateStart End
Legislative AssemblySandridge1 March 18681 July 1876

*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: Argus, 11, 14 July. 1876; VDP vol 24, p14 (1876), Uren, N. and Turnbull, N., 'A History of Port Melbourne', Melbourne, 1983.

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


Last updated: 12th June 2019