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Sheaffe, Roger Hale

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Birth Date: 9 April 1838 (Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia)

Death Date: 1 December 1895 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: William Sheaffe and Rosalie D (nee Earle)

Family: Isobel Maria Robertson in Wollongong in 1874, 3 sons, 1 daughter

Education: Wollongong Grammar School

Religion: Church of England


Pastoral experience Stream Hill, Illawarra, NSW; Took up Marathon, Telemon (Hughenden) and Fort Constantine (Cloncurry) stations, 1863; Partner in Devoncourt station (Flinders); Normanton Copper investments, 1866; Invested in Normanton Quartz Crushing Company, 1866

Local Government Service: Mayor of Sandgate, 1892

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly NONE Burke 14 Nov 1878 10 Aug 1883

Additional Information

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

[Last Modified: Wednesday, 26 July 2017]