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1851 SA Legislative Council

 Electorate

Name

ADB entry? Stood for election at any time? ADB mention RO position? ADB words (excl bibl) Notes

North Adelaide

William Wyatt JP

Surgeon, landowner and public servant

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No No 670 click for larger

East Adelaide

William Blyth JP

No

      Presumably not the father of John, as they didn't come to Australia until 1852 (see ADB )

West Adelaide

C.B Newenham

No, but he was SA’s first Sheriff, mentioned in ADB

       

Port Adelaide

R F Newland JP

Not sure

     

Probably not this man , but was manager of bank of Australasia here

Yatala

26/6 Matthew Moorhouse JP (Rumley resigned)

Medical practitioner, civil servant and pastoralist

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Yes Yes 660 click for larger

East Torrens

Alfred Hardy JP

No

      Likely the father of this ADB entry, and possibly the son in law of Sheriff Newenham

West Torrens

Jno. Grainger JP (replaced by Arthur Bligh. 3/4/51)

No

See notes     Grainger replaced because he stood as candidate

Noarlunga

Richard Bosworth JP

 

      possibly father of this ADB entry.

Mount Barker

Allan Macfarlane JP

No

      Possibly here

Hindmarsh

Francis Davison JP

No

      Possibly here (with photo)

Barossa

J W Macdonald JP

No

       

Victoria

C P Brewer JP

No

      Possibly Captain Charles Phillip Brewer

Light

William Jacobs JP

No

       

Stanley

E B Gleeson JP

No

      Likely this man (photo)

The Burra

William Lang JP

No

      Resigned before election; on 26/6/55George Frederick Dashwood JP appointed
The Burra George Frederick Dashwood JP

Naval officer and public servant

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26/6/55 was appointed to replace William Lang, who had resigned.

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Flinders

Charles Driver JP

 

     

Possibly "government residence" at Port Lincoln (and here )

 

SA 1855 Returning Officers

 Electorate

Name

ADB entry? Stood for election at any time? ADB mention RO position? ADB words (excl bibl) Notes

North Adelaide

Alderman Glandfield

No

council     wikip list of mayors
East Adelaide Alderman Lazar

Actor and mayor

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Yes

No 622 click for larger
West Adelaide HisWorship the Mayor of Adelaide         According to this, it was Joseph Hall. Nothing found about him.
Yatala W.C. Belt, Esq. No       Adelaide Book Society
East Torrens Alfred Hardy, Esq. J.P. No        
West Torrens W.R. Boothby, Esq

Public servant

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  Yes 1156 click for larger
Noarlunga R. Bosworth, Esq., J.P. See 1851 entry        
Mount Barker R.B. Andrews, Esq.

Lawyer

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Yes No 697 click for larger
Hindmarsh F. Davison, Esq., J.P. No        
Barossa P. Butler, Esq. J.P. No        
Victoria C.P. Brewer, Esq., J.P. See 1851        
Light W. Salter, Esq., J.P.

Vigneron

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No No 572  
Stanley E.B. Gleeson, Esq, J.P. See 1851        
The Burra J.W. Macdonald, Esq. J.P. No, see 1851        
Flinders A.J. Murray, Esq., J.P. No.