Welcome to the Queensland Parliament web site - accessibility access keys available by clicking here or by using access key 9, sitemap available under access key 2Skip to Main Content or by using access key 0View Access KeysGo to sitemapGo to useful linksGo to contact usGo to latest sitting weekGo to current members listView Access KeysRemote Access

 

Wienholt, Arnold (Snr)

View print friendly version

Personal


Birth Date: 22 January 1826 (Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Wales)

Death Date: 16 January 1895 (Locarno, Switzerland)

Parents: John Birkett Wienholt and Sarah (nee Hill)

Education: Privately educated

Relationship to Politician: Arnold Wienholt Snr's brother was Edward Wienholt, Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly for Western Downs 1870-1873 and Darling Downs 1873-1875

Career

Purchased Maryvale Station in 1849 and Gladfield Station on the Darling Downs in 1852; Partner in the family pastoral empire in the Moreton and Darling Downs districts


Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly NONE Warwick 30 May 1863 25 Jun 1867

Additional Information

Sources: Imaged sourced from 'The History of Queensland: Its People and Industries' compiled by Matt J. Fox, 1921; Waterson, DB, 'Wienholt, Arnold (1826-1895)', Australian Dictionary of Biography, V.6, Melbourne University Press, 1976, p.397

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 18 July 2017]