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Palmer, Henry

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Birth Date: September 1821 (Birr, King's Co, Ireland)

Death Date: 19 July 1916 (Maryborough, Queensland, Australia)

Family: (2) Hannah Foster in Maryborough, 3 sons, 3 daughters, (1) Emilie Wall in 1871

Religion: Church of England

Career

Pastoral pursuits Victoria; Drover Queensland, 1848; Established store, 1856; Director Maryborough Sugar Company, Tinana; Owner Sharon plantation, Bundaberg

Local Government Service: Alderman Maryborough; Mayor 1861


Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly NONE Maryborough 13 Dec 1880 17 Aug 1883 By-election

Additional Information

Notes: Owner Sharon Plantation Bundaberg; President Maryborough Hospital Committee, 1864-66

Sources: Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)