Mr Nicolas HYERONIMUS (1808 - 1860)**

  • Date of Birth: 01/01/1808
  • Place of Birth: Belgium
  • Date of Death: 27/06/1860
  • Place of Death: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Parliamentary Service

Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly15 Jun 185926 Jun 18601yr(s) 12day(s)
Member for Wellington15 Jun 185926 Jun 18601yr(s) 12day(s)
3rd (1859 - 1860)
Penrith Nepean Bridge Re-construction Bill Committee No.437 Jun 18604 Jul 186028days
3rd (1859 - 1860)

Qualifications, occupations and interests

Pastoralist, Innkeeper and merchant. Arrived in Australia c.1840. Became a pastoralist. In 1859 held three runs totalling 61,480 acres in Bligh District, and Goonoo, 30,000 acres, in Wellington District. Built first house in Wellington and owned an inn there.


Son of John Hyeronimus and his wife Susanna Staar. Married Anne O'Shaughessy on c.1843 and had issue, 5 daughters and 3 sons. Roman Catholic.

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