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Former Member Details

Mr William Tydd TAYLOR (1814 - 1862)

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Date of Birth: 01/01/1814
Place of Birth: Scotland
Date of Death: 01/12/1862
Place of Death: Terrible Vale, near Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 11 Feb 1858 11 Apr 1859 1 year 2 months 1 day
Member for New England and Macleay 11 Feb 1858 11 Apr 1859 1 year 2 months 1 day
Bathurst School of Arts Bill Committee No.16 30 Apr 1858 26 Nov 1858 6 months 28 days
Kiama Steam Navigation Company’s Bill Committee No.27 13 Jul 1858 26 Nov 1858 4 months 14 days
Murders by the Aborigines on the Dawson River Committee No.22 15 Jun 1858 26 Nov 1858 5 months 12 days
Scab and Catarrh in Sheep Committee No.14 27 Apr 1858 26 Nov 1858 7 months
Political Party Activity
Community Activity
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Pastoralist. Arrived in New South Wales c.1840. Carrier between North Coast and Northern Tablelands. Pastoralist holding Terrible Vale in the New England district.
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Son of John Taylor, gentleman, and Harriet Bunbury. Married Margaretta Lucy Lind c.1839 in Scotland and had issue, 6 daughters and 4 sons. Church of England.
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