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Mr Thomas Hood HOOD

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Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 01 Apr 1855 29 Feb 1856 11 months An Elective Member of the first Legislative Council 1843 - 1856 for the Pastoral Districts of Clarence and Darling Downs
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 06 Aug 1856 10 May 1861 4 years 9 months 5 days First (Quinquennial) Appointments under the Constitution Act. Date of Writ of Summons 30 July 1856.
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Pastoralist. The dates of his birth and death are unknown, as are the names of his parents and the name(s) of any spouse and children. In 1844 was a squatter and Member of the Australia Club. In 1857 he leased with John Douglas (also a Member of the Legislative Assembly) the following properties on the Darling Downs - Talgai (64,000 acres) and North Tulburra (24,000 acres).
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