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Stewart, Robert Muter

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Birth Date: 17 December 1831 (Glasgow, Scotland)

Death Date: 17 September 1908 (Hove, England)

Parents: Robert Stewart

Family: Elizabeth Hume on 29 August 1866

Education: Glasgow, Scotland

Religion: Presbyterian


Mercantile career, Glasgow, London and Manchester prior to arrival in Australia; Director, Queensland National Bank; Acting Agent-General, 1905

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly NONE Brisbane City 4 Nov 1873 1 Feb 1878

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Colonial Secretary 5 Jun 1876 15 Mar 1877

Additional Information

Notes: Established a merchant house in Brisbane, 1862. Member, Queensland Government Board of Advice, London

Sources: Image courtesy of John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg:199057; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)