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McLean, Peter

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Birth Date: September 1837 (Glasgow, Scotland)

Death Date: 10 December 1924 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Alexander McLean and Janet Louisa (nee McGown)

Family: Helen Learmouth at Linlithgow, Scotland, 3 sons

Education: Glasgow Normal school

Religion: Congregationalist


Inspector, Crown Lands Commission, 1883; Under-Secretary, Queensland Department of Agriculture, 1887 to 1899; Agricultural Advisor, Department of Agriculture, 1899 to 1904; Director, Agricultural Bank, 1906 to 1916; Founder, Wyreema condensed milk factor

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly NONE Logan 9 May 1876 17 Aug 1883

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Secretary for Public Lands and Mines 7 Dec 1878 21 Jan 1879

Additional Information

Notes: Vice-President, Brisbane Temperance Council

Sources: Image courtesy of John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg: 57853; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)