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Yaldwyn, William Henry

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Birth Date: 1801 (Lodsworth, Sussex, England)

Death Date: 28 September 1866 (Double Bay, New South Wales, Australia)

Parents: Richard Yaldwyn and Martha (nee Serle)

Family: Henrietta Mary Bowles in Cuckfield, England in 1831, 2 sons, 1 daughter

Education: Privately educated on the family estate, Sussex

Religion: Church of England

Relationship to Politician: Willima Henry Yaldwyn's son William was appointed to the Queensland Legislative Council, 10 June 1868 until 15 May 1877


Acquired Barfold Station, Kyneton; Acquired Taroom Station, Maranoa, and other Queensland stations

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Council NONE Legislative Council 1 May 1860 13 Jun 1863
Council NONE Legislative Council 1 May 1865 28 Sep 1866 Died in Office

Additional Information

Notes: Member, North Australian Jockey Club and the Queensland Club

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

[Last Modified: Wednesday, 12 July 2017]